City: New York Year: 1982 (First Edition) Binding Style: Hardcover Pagination: 224 Illustrated: No
Book Details + Condition: First edition, first printing from 1982 of Ntozake Shange's SASSAFRASS, CYPRESS & INDIGO. First novel by this acclaimed African-American author. Includes beautiful dust jacket by Romare Bearden. In very good condition: binding is tight and solid; some fading to edges of front and back boards; pages are crisp and clean. Dust jacket is in very good condition, with minimal shelf wear; it remains uncut, and is protected with a mylar plastic cover.