Native Son. Richard Wright.

Native Son

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in a Good first-issue jacket, unclipped ($2.50), faded at the spine, small chips to the corners and edges, tidemark on the back panel. Blue buckram with white and red ink panels and lettering on the spine and front board, faint discoloration on the back panel matching the jacket wear. Square and firmly bound paper clip indent on the preliminaries through the copyright page, clean otherwise. Wright's novel about Bigger Thomas and his trial for the murder of a wealthy white woman in Chicago, considered one of the best novels of the 20th century. Very Good / Good. Item #4272

Price: $1,500.00

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