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North Star Shining: A Pictorial History of the American Negro

Swift, Hildegarde Hoyt, Ward, Lynd (illus)

Published by William Marrow & Co, New York, 1947
Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ Hardcover
From Lux Mentis, Booksellers, ABAA/ILAB (Portland, ME, U.S.A.)

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Minimal shelf/edge wear, hint of sunning at top an bottom of boards, else tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows light shelf/edge wear, touch of rubbing/toning, price clipped, else bright and clean. Navy cloth boards, color pictorial label onlay. Large 8vo. 45pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). The book is dedicated to Chaplain (Captain) Clarence W. Griggs of the 594th Port Battalion, who was killed in action on Okinawa on April 12, 1945 (from dediction). A lovely example of Ward's work.increasingly uncommon to find in DJ. Bookseller Inventory # 3744

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Title: North Star Shining: A Pictorial History of ...

Publisher: William Marrow & Co, New York

Publication Date: 1947

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition.

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