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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. by  Ernest J Gaines - Hardcover - 2nd Edition - 1971 - from Thomas Dorn ABAA (SKU: 9903)

The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.

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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.

by Gaines, Ernest J

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NY: The Dial Press, 1971. Second printing., 1971. 8vo. 245 pp. Original binding. This is a tight, fine book in a very good DJ with a small chip top of backstrip and some edge wear top edge.. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

Synopsis

The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman is a 1971 novel by Ernest J. Gaines. The book was made into an award-winning television movie in 1973. The film holds importance as one of the first films to deal with African-American characters with depth and sympathy. It preceded the ground-breaking television miniseries Roots by four years. The story depicts the struggles of African Americans as seen through the eyes of the narrator, a woman named Jane Pittman.

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Bookseller
Thomas Dorn ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
9903
Title
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.
Author
Gaines, Ernest J
Book condition
Used
Edition
2nd Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
NY: The Dial Press, 1971. Second printing.
Date published
1971
Bookseller catalogs
Black Literature;

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Thomas Dorn ABAA

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About Thomas Dorn ABAA

Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and the International Leagure of Antiquarian Booksellers. I specialize in literary first editions, Africa -- exploration, big game hunting, flora & fauna, medical books, foreign literature in english translation, medicine, science, philosophy, and general antiquarian.

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fine
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