The first black american million bestseller. Ann Petry was a former member of the American Negro Theatre company. This, her first novel, is set in 1940's Harlem about the struggles of a single mother trying to raise her daughter.
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Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company January 1946, 1946. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used - Good. No Jacket. Book is clean and tight. Moderate shelf wear. Has light tanning on the pages and page edges. We put tracking on every shipment. Bookseller Inventory # 35421
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 1125603135
Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946. Hardcover. Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good. First Edition. First edition. (Dated 1946 on title page.) 436 p. Greenish tan cloth with city scenes and lettering in black. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Name written on paste down. Spine and edges foxed. Jacket spine panel sunned, light edge wear, front flap creased, price intact ($2.50). A nice copy of a noteworthy novel of African-American life in WWII-era Harlem. Bookseller Inventory # 151111005