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Octavo, green cloth. Front cover has a ding to top edge and a short abrasion near bottom, ink owner name at front, else fine. In a later issue jacket, non-pictorial, lime green, mentions the 1986 Nobel Prize for Literature on front panel. Jacket has some sunning to spine and inner margin of front panel, else ine. Made from sheets of the 1972 UK second edition (first UK was in 1965).
Fine in Very Good Plus jacket. FIRST U.S. EDITION. From 1986 Nobel Prize for Literature winner. Various lives intersect in modern-day Nigeria. 251 pp. Very light rubbing to edges. Musty aroma. Light soiling to fore edge. Light sunning to DJ spine, edges. Light rippling to front and rear DJ panels. Crisp, and tight.
First Edition, First Printing in U.S. of author's first novel, in the first state binding [title page logo APC in oval and black box] and first state dust jacket [no isbn, no mention of Nobel Prize]. Glossary at rear. Original edition was 1965. 253 pages. --Hardcover, green cover. Condition: very good (owner blind-stamped 3 places) with near fine dust jacket. --Please note: the Collier 1970 paperback has different text.
SIGNED. 253pp. Octavo [21 cm] Green cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title on the backstrip. Near fine. The edges of the covers and spine are minimally bumped and rubbed. The dust jacket is in very good plus condition, with a shallow closed tear in the bottom edge. A beautiful copy signed by the Nobel Prize winning author on the title page.
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