Collectible copy of classic American novel, SIGNED and poignantly inscribed by author on flyleaf: "To - Elizabeth C****** because, as one guy has said, "Art is the privilege of the free." Sincerely, Richard Wright".
- 1940 Harper & Brothers hardcover. 1940 on title page, sixth printing on copyright page.
- No original dust jacket: presents well in new facsimile dust jacket with protector.
- Gray cloth boards. Some wear and bumping to spine and bottom of front board, corners just barely beginning to fray.
- Pages lightly tanned with age. Binding is tight.
- No other markings.