The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride (1996) hardcover book

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James McBride - The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother

New York: Riverhead Books, 1996. First edition. ISBN 1-57322-022-1. Hardcover. Large 8vo. Gray boards with silver lettering. 228pp. Blue endpapers. Fair condition. Previous owner inscription to the upper edge of the front endpaper. Discoloration to the text-block edge. Minor creasing, toning, scratching, foxing, and areas of discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is not price clipped (shows the original price of $22.95) and is in fair condition. Shelf-wear/edgewear. Creasing to the front, inner flap of the dust jacket near the price. Creasing to the upper and lower spine of the dust jacket. Rubbing/foxing to the front/rear covers of the dust jacket.

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