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Invisible Man
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Invisible Man

by Ralph Ellison

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  • near fine
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Used - Near Fine
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Hardcover
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Tomball, Texas
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First Edition/Stated First Printing; A Near Fine book in a Very Good dust jacket. SIGNED w/o inscription to the title page. An outstanding copy of this classic work of 20th century literature, certainly relevant in today's social climate; winner of the 1953 National Book Award, making Ellison the first African-American to win the award. This copy is in near fine condition with a square, tight binding, clean beige and black boards with light fading to the spine lettering, and clean pages throughout with only minor intermittent foxing; the book does show some mild rubbing to the spine ends and edges, light sunning to the spine, and an effaced label to the front free paper. Housed in a sharp and clean, original, intact very good price clipped dust jacket that shows some minor rubbing, chipping, and creasing to the panel edges with negligible losses and some mild creasing along the flap folds with one closed tear along the front flap fold. Overall, a collectible and presentable copy housed in a handsome… Read More
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • near fine
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Used - near fine
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first
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Beverly Hills, California
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Random House, 1952. first. hardcover. near fine/very good. SIGNED first edition, first printing stated on copyright page. Signed on a piece of paper that is attached to the front free end paper. Book near fine, a couple of white spots on covers, binding glue showing through a little bit in back on free end paper and paste-down, top edge solid black. Dust jacket very good, some wear along edges. Housed in a leather custom-made fold-out case.
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INVISIBLE MAN

INVISIBLE MAN

by ELLISON, RALPH

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used
Edition
FIRST EDITION
Binding
Hardcover
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BURLINGTON, Wisconsin
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NEW YORK NY: RANDOM HOUSE. NEAR FINE IN A VERY GOOD+ D.J.. PUB 1952. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. ISBN: FIRST WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD / A TWENTIETH CENTURY HIGHSPOT. ISBN: AND A CLASSIC OF AMERICAN LITERATURE. OTHER THAN MODEST PERISHING OF THE SPINE TITLES THE BOOK IS FINEWITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT. D.J. IS VERY NICE WITH ATRACE OF CORNER AND SPINE-END WEAR, SHALLOW CHIPPING TO THE TOP FORE-EDGECORNERS, A TRACE OF RUB TO A COUPLE OF SHORT EDGE TEARS, AND IS NOTPRICE-CLIPPED. A BEAUTIFUL CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADED COPY.. Keywords: AFRO-AMERICAN LIT, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.
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Invisible Man (INSCRIBED/SIGNED association copy)

by ELLISON, Ralph, [Dorothy Peterson]

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
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Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
First Edition, sixth printing
Binding
Hardcover
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San Diego, California
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New York: Random House, 1952. First Edition, sixth printing. Original cloth. Very good/good +. ELLISON, Ralph, Invisible Man (INSCRIBED/SIGNED association copy), Random House, NY, 1952. 1 blank leave (with inscription) + half-title page + TP + 1 leaf = dedication “To Ida” + 1 leaf = epigraph + half-title page + 3 - 439 + 1 blank leaf, Octavo. First edition, 6th printing. The existential odyssey of a young African-American man. Arguably one of the most important novels in the canon of American Literature, it can be read through the lenses of philosophy, American literature, psychoanalysis, civil rights. Ellison, inspired by Dostoevsky’s Notes from Underground, imagines the alienated voice of his unnamed narrator—faced with the paradoxes of a journey to self—constrained by the limits of his society. Just as Dostoevsky’s narrator is both the product of and trapped within the intellectual structures of a Chernyshevskian world, Ellison’s narrator is both a product of and trapped within the… Read More
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INVISIBLE MAN

by Ellison, Ralph

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Used
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Middletown, Maryland
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New York: Random House, (1952). First edition. His National Award-winning first book. Ranked 19th on the Modern Library list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century and one of Time Magazine's 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005. Anthony Burgess called it "a masterpiece." Crisp and near fine with just a faint shadow from item previously laid in at rear; in about very good price-clipped dust jacket free from chips and tears but with rubbed and flattened creasing to spine ends, corners and along lower edge rear panel.
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Invisible Man

Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
1st
Binding
Hardcover
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1953. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Bound in the publisher's original red cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Some overall spot foxing to the edges. Some foxing to dust jacket. Text is tight. Better than it sounds.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First UK Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Market Harborough, Leicestershire
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The First UK printing published by Victor Gollancz in 1953. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with light pushing at the spine tips. The gilt titling remains bright. One or two very tiny spots to the text-block. Internally clean and appears unread. The fragile WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Mild edge wear at the spine tips with a little toning to the spine but far less than usually encountered. A 3 cm. closed tear to the lower front spine fold. Some light age related markings but the wrapper is in exceptional condition for its age. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The author's scarce first novel and very scarce with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • good
  • first
Condition
Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: Random House, 1952. First Edition. Good/Good. First edition, stated first printing. Good, with cloth marked and worn, abraded effaced patches to front free endpaper, bookplate removal evidence to front pastedown, large bookstore ink stamp to dedication page. In a Good dust jacket with price of $3.50 intact; tattered and chipped, with tape repairs visible from the outside.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • near fine
  • first
Condition
Used - near fine
Edition
first
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Beverly Hills, California
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Random House, 1952. first. hardcover. near fine/very good. First printing, as stated on copyright page. In later, price-clipped dust jacket. Book near fine, small tear to upper left of half-title page, lettering on spine faded. Dust jacket very good.
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Invisible Man

by Ralph Ellison

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  • Hardcover
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Used
Edition
1st
Binding
Hardcover
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Cape Town, South Africa
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1st UK, D/W unclipped price 15/- net. Some shelf soiling to the rear panel of d/w and rubbing on spine over lettering of V and M in title, but title still clear and visible (sic!). Slight foxing to endpapers and first few pages, and fep and ffep have a small owners stamp as does the rear pastedown .Fore edge clean, bottom edge a few spots of foxing and dustiness to top edge. Red boards totally clean and binding square. All pages clean and it looks unread. Free shipping with DHL.
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Invisible Man

Invisible Man

by ELLISON, Ralph

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  • Hardcover
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Condition
Used
Edition
First British edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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London: Gollancz, 1953. First British edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. First British edition. The first British edition of Ellison's classic work, published a year after the U.S. edition. A near fine, price-clipped book in a very good dust jacket. Bound in the publisher's original red cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Some soiling to the uncoated and iconic Gollancz jacket. Sunning to the spine. Tape reinforcement to the interior spine ends of the jacket. Small Australian bookseller label on front pastedown.
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Invisible Man
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used - Fine
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394525495
ISBN 10
0394525493
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Garrison, New York
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U.S.A.: Random House. DJ in archival cover. With a new introduction by the author, first edition thus of the 30th Anniversary of the author's classic work. Inscribed on the title page by Ralph Ellison. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Presentation worthy copy. . Fine. Hardcover. 1982.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by RALPH ELLISON

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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PASADENA, California
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FRANKLIN Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. A FINE FIRST EDITION SIGNED LIMITED IN FULL RED LEATHER. SIGNED TWICE AND INSCRIBED WITH PAMPHLET.
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Invisible Man - Original first UK edition

Invisible Man - Original first UK edition

by Ellison, Ralph

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Used
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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London: Gollancz, 1953. A first edition, first printing published by Gollancz in 1953. A very good+ book with one name to the front pastedown and to the corner of the ffep. Some browning to spine ends. A very solid copy without marks, stains or inscriptions. In a dust wrapper which is unclipped and has benefitted from some restoration to the spine and corners. Creasing to the top edge has also been smoothed and repaired. Currently the only copy of the first UK edition for sale – a very rare book which was reprinted by the bucket load by Gollancz in the following years.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • first
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
FIRST
Binding
Hardcover
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PASADENA, California
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FRANKLIN Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). FIRST. Signed Limited Edition. 8vo. Gilt lettered full leather binding. Gilt edges with silk endpapers and ribbon marker. Limited edition, signed by the author with booklet.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First English Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Madison, New Jersey
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1952. 439pp. Red boards, gilt lettering on the spine. Except for light foxing on the top edge and a hint of toning to the bottom front panel, a near fine copy. Unclipped yellow jacket has mottling on the spine, darkening on the extremities, small price sticker on the front flap.. Minor closed tear on the rear panel. in mylar sleeve. A rare first English Edition of the author's first novel. The novel addresses many of the social and intellectual issues faced by African Americans in the early twentieth century, including black nationalism, the relationship between black identity and Marxism, and the reformist racial policies of Booker T. Washington, as well as issues of individuality and personal identity. . First English Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Octavo.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by ELLISON, Ralph

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Condition
Used
Edition
First Paperback edition
ISBN 13
9780394717159
ISBN 10
0394717155
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Lanesborough, Massachusetts
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NY: Vintage, 1972. First Paperback edition. Small 8vo, pp. 568. Author's presentation on title; "For Joe Reed & family on | a most important occasion -- | With gratitude, | Ralph Ellison" Paper wraps. Ink markings on front edges, cover creased and scuffed, but a VG tight copy.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Rochester, Michigan
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$393.88
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INVISIBLE MAN, Random House, 1952, first edition, what appears to be severe silverfish damage to the black cloth section of the spine and more modest damage to sections near the bottom margins of the black cloth covers, else a solid vg+ copy. A perfect candidate for a nice fancy/schmancy rebinding.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
[First Modern Library Edition]
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780295965697
ISBN 10
029596569X
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Sisters, Oregon
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New York: Modern Library, 1952. [First Modern Library Edition]. Hardcover. Fine/very good +. Short 8vo., blue cloth blind-stamped front cover with Modern Library logo, spine lettered in silver. Dust jacket price $1.95, no isbn number, rear cover of jacket without presence of Malamud in "Other Titles in the Modern Library of special interest to readers of Invisible Man".-toledano 338.1. -- Light exterior wear to jacket, tiny closed tear at bottom front of dust jacket. (see photos).
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INVISIBLE MAN Franklin Library

INVISIBLE MAN Franklin Library

by Ralph Ellison

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Used
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
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Pomona, New York
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$299.95
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Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library. 1980. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Book plate to second free end page. A Limited Edition. ; First Franklin Library Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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