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Home

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc: 2012

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9038

ISBN: 0307594165

Condition: Fine


This beautiful copy of "Home" has been SIGNED by Toni Morrison on the title page! America's most celebrated novelist, Nobel Prize-winner Toni Morrison extends her profound take on our history with this twentieth-century tale of redemption: a taut and tortured story about one man's desperate search for himself in a world disfigured by war. A deeply moving novel about an apparently defeated man finding his manhood - and his home. View more info

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Paradise

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 9039

ISBN: 0679433740

Condition: Fine


This is a galley copy of her first novel since she was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literarture presented by Knopf. Toni Morrison gives a bravura performance. As the book begins deep in Oklahoma early one morning in 1976, nine men from Ruby (pop. 360), in defense of "the one all-black town worth the pain, " assault the nearby Convent and the women in it. From the town's ancestral origins in 1890 to the fateful day of the assault, "Paradise" tells the story of a people ever mindful of the relationship between their spectacular history and a void "Out there.where random and organized evil erupted... View more info

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Beloved

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1987

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9037

ISBN: 0394535979

Condition: Fine


A beautiful copy of "Beloved" with the author's SIGNED laid-in bookplate! Winner of the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. One of the most sought-after of this author’s works. It is the story - set in post-Civil War Ohio - of Sethe, an escaped slave who has risked death in order to wrench herself from a living death; who has lost a husband and buried a child; who has borne the unthinkable and not gone mad: a woman of "iron eyes and a backbone to match." This copy has Toni Morrison's SIGNED laid-in bookplate, not affixed. View more info

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Tar Baby

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1981

Edition: First Trade Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5909

ISBN: 0394423291

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Toni Morrison on the title page. The Award-Winning author's fourth novel. The setting is a Caribbean island in this novel suffused with a tense and passionate inquiry, revealing a whole spectrum of emotions underlying the relationships between black men and women, white men and women, and black and white people. View more info

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Paradise

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Knopf: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4530

ISBN: 0679433740

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Toni Morrison on the title page - not on a bookplate. In "Paradise" - her first novel since she was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literarture - Toni Morrison gives a bravura performance. As the book begins deep in Oklahoma early one morning in 1976, nine men from Ruby (pop. 360), in defense of "the one all-black town worth the pain, " assault the nearby Convent and the women in it. From the town's ancestral origins in 1890 to the fateful day of the assault, "Paradise" tells the story of a people ever mindful of the relationship between their spectacular history and a... View more info

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Playing in the Dark

By: Morrison, Toni

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4532

ISBN: 0674673778

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Toni Morrison on the title page! Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison brings the genius of a master writer to this personal inquiry into the significance of African-Americans in the American literary imagination. Her goal, she states at the outset, is to "put forth an argument for extending the study of American literature.draw a map, so to speak, of a critical geography and use that map to open as much space for discovery, intellectual adventure, and close exploration as did the original charting of the New World - without the madate for conquest." View more info

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Who's Got Game? The Ant or the Grasshopper?

By: Morrison, Toni & Slade

Price: $145.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4208

Condition: Fine


The first in a series of six books co-authored by the Award-winning author and her son. This copy has been SIGNED by both Toni Morrison and Slade Morrison on the title page! The creators of "Who's Got Game" were inspired by the wonder of Aesop's Fables—their vitality, their endless demand for new interpretations. View more info