Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones; Selected Plays and Prose of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones. LeRoi/Baraka Jones, Amiri.
Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones; Selected Plays and Prose of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones
Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones; Selected Plays and Prose of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones
Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones; Selected Plays and Prose of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones

Selected Poetry of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones; Selected Plays and Prose of Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones

ISBN: 0688084966;0688084
New York, NY: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1979. First Softcover Editions. Softcover. Two complimentary volumes signed by Amiri Baraka to James Perrizo. Two complimentary volumes with selections of plays, prose & poetry through the mid-career of the late LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka, the early African-American member of the Beat Generation. These are the first softcover editions, & are both signed by Jones/Baraka to James Perrizo (1944-2006), Beat collector & scholar who at one time was the assistant to Edie Kerouac Parker, Jack Kerouac's former wife. On the title page of Selected Plays and Prose, the author writes: "Jim-/All Good/to you/(signed) Amiri Baraka/1988." On the title page of Selected Poetry, he writes: Jim/Good Wishes!/Amiri Baraka/88." Together, the two volumes form an important Jones/Baraka collectible with significant provenance. Both books are in very fine condition: Selected Plays and Prose with only very mild rubbing to front, back covers & spine, light vertical creases along both edges of spine, light chipping along edges of covers & spine esp. tiny tear at lower right corner of front cover, very mild rubbing & scratching to edges; interior very fine. Selected Poetry with only very mild rubbing to front, back covers & spine, very light chipping along edges of covers & spine, very light vertical creases along both edges of spine, tiny spot-stain on back cover near lower spine, very mild rubbing, scratching to edges; interior very fine. Very Fine. [Item #1941]

Price: $100.00