Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Search Results: different drummer by kelley

You searched for:
  • Signed editions only: Yes
  • First editions only: Yes
  • Title: different drummer
  • Author: kelley
Results 1 - 1 of 1
  • 1
Sort by
A Different Drummer
More Photos

A Different Drummer

by Kelley, William Melvin

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Signed
  • First
Used - Near Fine
First Edition
Quantity available
Portland, Oregon
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Item Price
FREE shipping to USA

Show Details

New York: Doubleday and Company, 1962. First Edition. Near Fine/Very Good+. First edition, first printing. Signed by William Melvin Kelley on the front free endpaper with a lengthy, very personal inscription to Elizabeth Campbell, who was the second wife of photographer Gordon Parks, "6/14/62 For Liz:-- You must know, Skinny, that I'm pulling for you, that I wish you success in all things that you decide to do. All that you can wish or hope for is that the people you love get a little lucky, that they make the right guesses and choices. I'm sorry that's all I can give you. Love, [signed] Kelley." According to a relative of the author's this inscription was on the day of Campbell and Parks' wedding. Campbell and Kelley had grown up together, and her marrying Parks had come as a surprise. Kelley didn't sign many books. [xii], 223 pp. Original cloth, spine lettered in black. Near Fine with a little wear to head, very slight lean, endpapers slightly foxed, pages toned, in a Very Good+ unclipped dust… Read More
Item Price
FREE shipping to USA
  • 1
We sell rare and collectible books from independent booksellers

Didn’t find what you’re looking for?

Try adding this search to your want list. Millions of books are added to our site everyday and when we find one that matches your search, we’ll send you an e-mail. Best of all, it’s free.

Add to Want List
Book lovers can save on books by joining our Bibliophiles club

Are you a frequent reader or book collector?

Join the Bibliophile’s Club and save 10% on every purchase, every day — up to $25 savings per order!

Biblio is a socially responsible company

Social Responsibility

Did you know that since 2004, Biblio has used its profits to build 16 public libraries in rural villages of South America?