Notes of a native son
James Baldwin
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This edition published in Boston.

175 pages

Since its original publication in 1955, this first nonfiction collection of essays by James Baldwin remains an American classic. His impassioned essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were first written.

“A straight-from-the-shoulder writer, writing about the troubled problems of this troubled earth with an illuminating intensity.” —Langston Hughes, The New York Times Book Review

“Written with bitter clarity and uncommon grace.” —Time

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1995, Penguin
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1990, Beacon Press
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1985, Pluto
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1984, Beacon Press
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1965, Beacon Press
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1965, Corgi
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1964, Bantam Books
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1964, M. Joseph
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1964, Joseph
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1964, Joseph
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1963, Dial Press
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1957, Beacon Press
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1955, The Beacon Press
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1955, Bantam
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1955, Dial Press
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Notes of a Native Son

First published in 1955



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Since its original publication in 1955, this first nonfiction collection of essays by James Baldwin remains an American classic. His impassioned essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were first written.

“A straight-from-the-shoulder writer, writing about the troubled problems of this troubled earth with an illuminating intensity.” —Langston Hughes, The New York Times Book Review

“Written with bitter clarity and uncommon grace.” —Time

Notes of a native son

This edition published in Boston.


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The Physical Object

Pagination
xvi, 175 p. ; 21 cm.
Number of pages
175

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22101305M
ISBN 10
0807064319
LC Control Number
84006396
Library Thing
3536
Goodreads
410810

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