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Black Betty

Walter Mosley

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ISBN 10: 0393036448 / ISBN 13: 9780393036442
Published by Norton, 1994
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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SIGNED. Unread. Stated First Edition, with complete number line starting with 1. Signed on the title page. Book is unread, tight, square and clean. Besides signature, no writing, bookplate or marks and not remaindered. Unclipped dust jacket is Very Fine (see photos.) Protected in a Brodart cover. Author's fourth mystery novel, featuring Easy Rawlins, set in Los Angeles in 1961. Bookseller Inventory # 5371

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Title: Black Betty

Publisher: Norton

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Detective Easy Rawlins returns in a mystery set in 1961 Los Angeles as Easy accepts a job searching for a beautiful woman nicknamed ""Black Betty,"" who works as a housekeeper in Beverly Hills. 75,000 first printing. Major ad/promo. Tour.

About the Author:

Walter Mosley is the author of the acclaimed Easy Rawlins series of mysteries, and the novels Blue Light, RL's Dream, Futureland and Fearless Jones, as well as two collections of stories featuring Socrates Fortlow - Walkin' the Dog and Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned for which he received the Anisfield-Wold award. He was born in Los Angeles and lives in New York.

 Stanley Bennett Clay has received three NAACP Theatre Awards for writing, directing, and co-producing the critically acclaimed play Ritual, as well as a Pan African Film Festival Jury Award for the film adaptation. Clay has also narrated three titles written by Walter Mosley and published by Macmillan Audio – Black Betty, A Red Death, and White Butterfly.  His television credits include appearances on Cheers, The Wanda Sykes Show, and M*A*S*H

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