James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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Donald I. Fine, New York, 1989, First Printing with complete number line, twice SIGNED, dated and warmly inscribed by the author on the ffep. Foot of spine is slightly pushed, else fine, in quarter mustard yellow cloth over blue boards; in a like dust jacket, unclipped, in mylar sleeve. Laid in is a photo copy of an original ALS on the author’s Manchester Guardian letterhead to the inscribee, in which Weatherby discusses several books he wrote under his nom de plume, Will Ferry. This was the first biography of Baldwin to appear after his death which draws heavily on the author’s interviews with Baldwin, his family and associates, garnered over his thirty year friendship with the author. Uncommon signed copy. J2007

James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]
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James Baldwin: Artist On Fire , A Portrait By W.J. Weatherby [SIGNED] [SOLD]