Item #16877 In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women. Alice Walker, Signed.
In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women
In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women
In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women

Alice Walker's First Short Story Collection, Signed by the Author - Includes 'Everyday Use'

In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo. Fine / Near Fine. Item #16877

A beautiful 1973 1st Edition of Walker's first short story anthology, featuring the first appearance in book form of her iconic story, 'Everyday Use'.

Signed by author without inscription under her name on title page.

"These are stories about black women: 'black-eyed susans' - flowers of the blood-soaked American soil, but still lovely and still perishing through life, and lust, and daydream, and passion, and desperation, and unspoken hopes, and choices between hardship and cruelties."

138pp. Quarter black cloth over gold paper-covered boards. Square tight binding. Clean interior.

A lovely edition.

Price: $475.00