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In My Father's House

Gaines, Ernest J.

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ISBN 10: 0394479386 / ISBN 13: 9780394479385
Published by Knopf, New York, 1978
Condition: Very Good(+) Hardcover
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Octavo in blue cloth in pictorial black, white & red dust jacket with green spine 214 p., 22 cm. Abstract: A minister and civil rights leader in a small, rural black community is suddenly confronted with events from his past that threaten to destroy the life he has built. Very good(+) copy in very good, unclipped DJ; a gently-loved copy that is inscribed by Mr. Gaines on the ffep; very small stain from food residue on inscription; lightly worn edges of DJ; light scratch from to middle of cover jacket; mild shelf-rubbing to jacket; mild sunning along top edge of jacket and along top edge of boards; else cloth is clean and free of fraying; board are clean and free of bumps; pages are like new: clean, crisp, bright and free of marks and creases; binding is tight. Bookseller Inventory # 84601

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Title: In My Father's House

Publisher: Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good(+)

Dust Jacket Condition: very good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st ed.

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The arrival in a southern town of a young, unkempt man results in a sudden confrontation with past sin and error on the part of the town's most respected black man, Reverend Phillip Martin

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