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Invisible Man.

by Ellison, Ralph

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New York: Random House, 1952. First edition of the author's landmark first novel, which went on to win the National Book Award. Octavo, original black and tan cloth. Boldly signed by Ralph Ellison on the title page. Fine in an near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. Jacket design by E. McKnight Kauffer. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. An exceptional example. Ralph Ellison’s first novel is "one of the most important works of the 20th century" (New York Times). It went on to win the National Book Award in 1953. It was named by Modern Library as one of the 100 greatest novels of the twentieth century and to TIME Magazine's 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005, calling it "the quintessential American picaresque of the 20th century." According to The New York Times, President Barack Obama modeled his memoir Dreams from My Father on Ellison's novel.
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Invisible Man

by ELLISON, Ralph

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Used - Very Good
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Hardcover
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Gloucester City, New Jersey
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New York: Random House, 1952. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Modest amount of the usual rubbing on the spine, and a few smudges on the boards, near very good lacking the dustwrapper. The front fly bears a full page Inscription to author and longtime *New Yorker* editor, Robert Bingham in the year of publication: "For Bob and Janet Bingham - who understood what is valid and not sheer fantasy of these matters and these adventures before I worked up this sweat. Perhaps this is why we were friends almost on sight. Sincerely, Ralph Ellison. Sept. 1952." Bingham has marked a few passages in the book lightly in pencil, including on the first page: "...because people refuse to see me." Winner of the National Book Award, as well as a *Burgess 99* title. We have handled a few inscribed copies of this title but this is clearly the nicest inscription that we've seen.
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INVISIBLE MAN

INVISIBLE MAN

by ELLISON, RALPH

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  • hardcover
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Used
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FIRST EDITION
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Hardcover
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BURLINGTON, Wisconsin
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NEW YORK NY: RANDOM HOUSE. NEAR FINE IN A VERY GOOD+ D.J.. PUB 1952. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. ISBN: FIRST WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD / A TWENTIETH CENTURY HIGHSPOT. ISBN: AND A CLASSIC OF AMERICAN LITERATURE. OTHER THAN MODEST PERISHING OF THE SPINE TITLES THE BOOK IS FINEWITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT. D.J. IS VERY NICE WITH ATRACE OF CORNER AND SPINE-END WEAR, SHALLOW CHIPPING TO THE TOP FORE-EDGECORNERS, A TRACE OF RUB TO A COUPLE OF SHORT EDGE TEARS, AND IS NOTPRICE-CLIPPED. A BEAUTIFUL CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADED COPY.. Keywords: AFRO-AMERICAN LIT, INVISIBLE, ABCDEF.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • near fine
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Used - Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Beverly Hills, California
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Random House, 1952. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. A near fine first edition (First Printing stated on the copyright page, light tape offset on front free endpaper)in a very good dust jacket (with original price of $3.50 still on front flap) and with very rare wrap-around band. Signed by Ellison on a laid-in bookplate, not attached. Comes in a custom-made collector's slipcase.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
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Used - Fine
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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Beverly Hills, California
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Random House, 1952. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. A fine first edition (First Printing stated on the copyright page)in a very good dust jacket (with original price of $3.50 still on front flap). Comes in a custom-made collector's slipcase.
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Invisible Man (INSCRIBED/SIGNED association copy)

by ELLISON, Ralph, [Dorothy Peterson]

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  • very good
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Used - Very good
Edition
First Edition, sixth printing
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Hardcover
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San Diego, California
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New York: Random House, 1952. First Edition, sixth printing. Original cloth. Very good/good +. ELLISON, Ralph, Invisible Man (INSCRIBED/SIGNED association copy), Random House, NY, 1952. 1 blank leave (with inscription) + half-title page + TP + 1 leaf = dedication “To Ida” + 1 leaf = epigraph + half-title page + 3 - 439 + 1 blank leaf, Octavo. First edition, 6th printing. The existential odyssey of a young African-American man. Arguably one of the most important novels in the canon of American Literature, it can be read through the lenses of philosophy, American literature, psychoanalysis, civil rights. Ellison, inspired by Dostoevsky’s Notes from Underground, imagines the alienated voice of his unnamed narrator—faced with the paradoxes of a journey to self—constrained by the limits of his society. Just as Dostoevsky’s narrator is both the product of and trapped within the intellectual structures of a Chernyshevskian world, Ellison’s narrator is both a product of and trapped within the… Read More
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INVISIBLE MAN

by Ellison, Ralph

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Used
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Middletown, Maryland
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New York: Random House, (1952). First edition. His National Award-winning first book. Ranked 19th on the Modern Library list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century and one of Time Magazine's 100 Best English-language Novels from 1923 to 2005. Anthony Burgess called it "a masterpiece." Crisp and near fine with just a faint shadow from item previously laid in at rear; in about very good price-clipped dust jacket free from chips and tears but with rubbed and flattened creasing to spine ends, corners and along lower edge rear panel.
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Invisible Man

Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • hardcover
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Used - Fine
Edition
1st
Binding
Hardcover
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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London: Victor Gollancz, 1953. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Bound in the publisher's original red cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Some overall spot foxing to the edges. Some foxing to dust jacket. Text is tight. Better than it sounds.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
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Used - Near Fine
Edition
First UK Edition
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Hardcover
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Market Harborough, Leicestershire
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The First UK printing published by Victor Gollancz in 1953. The BOOK is in near Fine condition with light pushing at the spine tips. The gilt titling remains bright. One or two very tiny spots to the text-block. Internally clean and appears unread. The fragile WRAPPER is complete and is in Very Good++ or better condition. Mild edge wear at the spine tips with a little toning to the spine but far less than usually encountered. A 3 cm. closed tear to the lower front spine fold. Some light age related markings but the wrapper is in exceptional condition for its age. The wrapper is protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. The author's scarce first novel and very scarce with such attributes. Ashton Rare Books welcomes direct contact.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by Ellison, Ralph

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Used
Edition
First Edition
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Rochester, Michigan
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INVISIBLE MAN, Random House, 1952, first edition, a tight vg copy in like color pictorial dw with some light wear and tear and creasing. A most decent copy of this highspot of 20th century American literature. National Book Award Winner.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • good
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Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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New York: Random House, 1952. First Edition. Good/Good. First edition, stated first printing. Good, with cloth marked and worn, abraded effaced patches to front free endpaper, bookplate removal evidence to front pastedown, large bookstore ink stamp to dedication page. In a Good dust jacket with price of $3.50 intact; tattered and chipped, with tape repairs visible from the outside.
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Invisible Man

Invisible Man

by ELLISON, Ralph

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Used
Edition
First British edition
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Hardcover
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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London: Gollancz, 1953. First British edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. First British edition. The first British edition of Ellison's classic work, published a year after the U.S. edition. A near fine, price-clipped book in a very good dust jacket. Bound in the publisher's original red cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Some soiling to the uncoated and iconic Gollancz jacket. Sunning to the spine. Tape reinforcement to the interior spine ends of the jacket. Small Australian bookseller label on front pastedown.
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Invisible Man - Original first UK edition

Invisible Man - Original first UK edition

by Ellison, Ralph

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Used
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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London: Gollancz, 1953. A first edition, first printing published by Gollancz in 1953. A very good+ book with one name to the front pastedown and to the corner of the ffep. Some browning to spine ends. A very solid copy without marks, stains or inscriptions. In a dust wrapper which is unclipped and has benefitted from some restoration to the spine and corners. Creasing to the top edge has also been smoothed and repaired. Currently the only copy of the first UK edition for sale – a very rare book which was reprinted by the bucket load by Gollancz in the following years.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • hardcover
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Used - Fine
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780394525495
ISBN 10
0394525493
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Garrison, New York
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U.S.A.: Random House. DJ in archival cover. With a new introduction by the author, first edition thus of the 30th Anniversary of the author's classic work. Inscribed on the title page by Ralph Ellison. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Presentation worthy copy. . Fine. Hardcover. 1982.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by ELLISON, Ralph

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Used
Edition
First Paperback edition
ISBN 13
9780394717159
ISBN 10
0394717155
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Lanesborough, Massachusetts
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NY: Vintage, 1972. First Paperback edition. Small 8vo, pp. 568. Author's presentation on title; "For Joe Reed & family on | a most important occasion -- | With gratitude, | Ralph Ellison" Paper wraps. Ink markings on front edges, cover creased and scuffed, but a VG tight copy.
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INVISIBLE MAN

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • hardcover
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Used
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Rochester, Michigan
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INVISIBLE MAN, Random House, 1952, first edition, what appears to be severe silverfish damage to the black cloth section of the spine and more modest damage to sections near the bottom margins of the black cloth covers, else a solid vg+ copy. A perfect candidate for a nice fancy/schmancy rebinding.
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Invisible Man.

Invisible Man.

by ELLISON, Ralph.

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  • hardcover
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  • First
Condition
Used
Edition
First printing of this edition.
Binding
Hardcover
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Berkeley, California
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Franklin: Franklin Center, (1980).. First printing of this edition.. 454 pp. Fine in full gilt-decorated red leather. a.e.g., ribbon place marker bound-in. One of an unstated limitation SIGNED by Ellison who has also contributed a “special message for subscribers.” Additionally INSCRIBED, “For David- Ralph Ellison / and again on a pleasing November afternoon / Ralph Ellison.” Notes from the editors pamphlet laid-in.
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Invisible Man

by Ralph Ellison

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  • paperback
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Used - Good+
Edition
First Paperback
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 13
9780394717159
ISBN 10
0394717155
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Van Nuys, California
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New York: Random House, Vintage Books, 1972. First Paperback. Paperback. Good+/n . Ellison's novel addresses many of the social and intellectual issues faced by African Americans in the early twentieth century. This paperback edition, published by Vintage Books (a division of Random House), is signed and inscribed by Ellison. Small 8vo.
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Invisible Man

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
[First Modern Library Edition]
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780295965697
ISBN 10
029596569X
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Sisters, Oregon
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New York: Modern Library, 1952. [First Modern Library Edition]. Hardcover. Fine/very good +. Short 8vo., blue cloth blind-stamped front cover with Modern Library logo, spine lettered in silver. Dust jacket price $1.95, no isbn number, rear cover of jacket without presence of Malamud in "Other Titles in the Modern Library of special interest to readers of Invisible Man".-toledano 338.1. -- Light exterior wear to jacket, tiny closed tear at bottom front of dust jacket. (see photos).
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Invisible Man (Signed Ediiton, With New 1979 Preface)

Invisible Man (Signed Ediiton, With New 1979 Preface)

by Ellison, Ralph

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  • fine
  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
Binding
Hardcover
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Pasadena, California
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Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1980. First Edition Thus . Red Leather, Gilt. Fine/No Dustjacket, as Issued. 9 1/2" Tall. Will Harmuth. 4 Pp. Red Leather, Gilt, All Edges Gilt. One Of An Unstated Limited Edition Signed By Ellison On The Endpaper. With A New (1979) Preface By Ellison, On The Writing Of This Book. As New Except For A 1/4" X 1/16" Faint Dent To The Gilt At The Center Rear Foredge Of The Page Block.
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