"It is sheer good fortune to miss somebody long before they leave you": First Edition of Sula; Signed by Toni Morrison
New York: Alfred A. Knopf 1973.
First edition of the Nobel Prize-winning author’s second novel. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Toni Morrison on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Wendell Minor. An exceptional example.
Price: $2,750.00 Item Number: 106832
“Freeing yourself was one thing, claiming ownership of that freed self was another": First Edition of The Nobel Prize-Winning Author Toni Morrison's Masterpiece Beloved; Inscribed by Her to Actress Joan Powell
New York: Alfred A. Knopf 1987.
First edition of the author’s fourth novel and considered by many her finest. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “For Joan Powell Regards Toni Morrison.” The recipient Joan Powell is a singer, dancer and actress, most well-known for A Date with Judy (with Elizabeth Taylor), Royal Wedding (with Fred Astaire), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (with Howard Keel) and Hit the Deck. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by R.D. Scudellari. An nice presentation.
Price: $1,250.00 Item Number: 110996