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The Hit.

by Mayfield, Julian.

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  • hardcover
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Condition
Used - Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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Hardcover
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Santa Monica, California
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New York: Vanguard Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1957. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in fine dust jacket. Author's FIRST book. Novel of the numbers racket in Harlem. ; 5 3/4" x 8 1/2"; 212 pages .
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The Hit

by Julian Mayfield

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Used - Near Fine
Edition
first
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Hardcover
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Scotia, New York
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1957 Vanguard Press first edition. Mayfield's first novel. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper.Julian Mayfield was a critically acclaimed actor, playwright, and novelist. Signed books by Mayfield are uncommon.Condition of the book is Near Fine. The binding is straight and sound. Inside pages are complete and unmarked.Condition of the dust jacket is Very Good Plus. The DJ is complete, not price clipped. It shows light shelf wear. The DJ is protected in a new mylar cover.Please message me with any question
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The Hit - A Novel

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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E-011: The Vanguard Press. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1957. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. 8vo. The Vanguard Press. 1957. 212 pgs. First Edition/First Printing. DJ has shelf-wear present (chip present to the crown of the DJ spine). Bound in half cloth boards. Boards have light shelf-wear present to the extremities. No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks. Binding tight and solid. This novel centers on the numbers game and the consequences befalling those who hit as well as those who lose; together they represent an important transition between earlier black writers, such as Langston Hughes, and the more militant voices of the sixties and seventies. E-011; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages .
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The Hit / Julian Mayfield

The Hit / Julian Mayfield

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-pres
Edition
1st UK Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Galway, Ireland
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London, Michael Joseph, 1959. 1st UK Edition. Fine cloth copy in a near fine, very slightly edge-nicked dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and sharp-cornered. ; 189 pages; Subjects: Mayfield, Julian 1928-..
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The Hit a novel
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The Hit a novel

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Used
Binding
Hardcover
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San Francisco, California
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NZ$68.00
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London: Michael Joseph, 1959. Hardcover. 190p.,very good first UK edition in boards and unclipped dj. African American author. Debut novel.
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The Hit

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Used
Binding
Hardcover
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San Francisco, California
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New York. 1957. Vanguard Press. 1st American Edition. Bookstore Tag in Front & Spine Slightly Cocked, Otherwise Very Good in Dustjacket. 212 pages. hardcover. FROM THE PUBLISHER - THE HIT is a magnificently dramatic novel of a universal dream - the dream of sudden riches. In Harlem, that dream centers about the numbers game. Harlem! A world within a world. Never has its hot temper and furious passion, its color, excitement, pathos, sounds, smells, been so captured as in Julian Mayfield’s spell-binding story. Harlem was Hubert Cooley’s world - and the numbers game was his obsession. This is the story of one day in the life of Hubert and his family - a day that started quietly enough but ended in a crescendo of conflict, violence, disillusion, and – for Hubert’s son – the understanding that comes from maturity. Hubert would beg, borrow, even steal for the money to play the numbers. To him a ‘hit’ would mean escape - escape forever from the confines of Harlem, from… Read More
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The Hit

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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NY: Vanguard Press; (1957). First Edition . Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. First edition of the African-American author's first book, a novel about the numbers racket in Harlem. Near fine in a very good+ dust jacket. There is a tiny amount of dampstain along the bottom of both endpapers. The jacket is a little rubbed, and also shows minor dampstaining. $3.50 price on front flap; no names or other markings in the book.
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THE HIT

THE HIT

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Very good
Edition
(1st Edition)
Binding
Hardcover
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San Pedro, California
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New York: Vanguard Press, 1957. (1st Edition). Hardcover. Very good/good. 212p. Rubbed jacket has chips and tears to edges. First novel from this African-American civil rights activist and actor centers around the numbers game in Harlem and represents "an important transition between earlier black writers, such as Langston Hughes, and the more militant voices" from the 1960s and 1970s. (8-1/4"x5-1/2")
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THE HIT

by Julian Mayfield

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - Rubbed jacket has light chips to margins, otherwise tight, clean, complete.
Edition
First, in black cloth boards with white, purple, and tan logo in
Binding
Hardcover
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Durham, North Carolina
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This is a nice, collectible cope of the first novel from this African-American civil rights activist and actor.  The action enters around the numbers game in Harlem and represents "an important transition between earlier black writers, such as Langston Hughes, and the more militant voices" from the 1960s and 1970s.
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The Hit

by Mayfield Julian:

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
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Northampton NN2 8TG, United Kingdom
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Joseph 1959 pp [190], Original cloth , 1st edition , 8vo , eps tanned , ow Clean , sound & uninscribed in ragged edged unclipped dustwrapper , Author's First novel set in Harlem
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The Hit

The Hit

by Julian Mayfield

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Used - VG/VG. Spine cocked; trace of shelfwear; PO ink stamps front endpapers. dJ w/ bit of rubbing/edgewear; few tiny dings/chips; in
Binding
Hardcover
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Boise, Idaho
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Vanguard, 1957, 1st. VG/VG. Spine cocked; trace of shelfwear; PO ink stamps front endpapers. dJ w/ bit of rubbing/edgewear; few tiny dings/chips; in new Brodart protector. 000020213
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The Hit

The Hit

by Julian Mayfield

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  • good
  • paperback
  • First
Condition
Used - Good
Binding
Paperback
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Goring-by-Sea, West Sussex
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Ace Books, 1961. Paperback. Good. 1961. First Edition Thus. 125 pages. Illustrated paper cover. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Paper cover has mild edge wear with light rubbing and creasing. Some light marking and sunning.
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The Hit
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The Hit

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • First
Condition
Used - CollectibleAcceptable
ISBN 13
9780486837529
ISBN 10
0486837521
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Wantage, New Jersey
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CollectibleAcceptable. POCKET 1959, 1st printing, (1229). tanned and fragile pages, chipping endpages, Reading copy only, has significant to heavy reading/age wear and tear, may have some staining or water damage, pages may be tanned or fragile, may have loose hinges, may have light to heavy markings, not collector/gift quality. We take great pride in accurately describing the condition of our books and media, ship within 48 hours, and offer a 100% money back guarantee. Customers purchasing more than one item from us may be entitled to a shipping discount.
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The Hit

The Hit

by Mayfield, Julian

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  • First
Condition
Used - Very Good +
Edition
1st Printing
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Winnipeg, Manitoba
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U.S.: Pocket 1229, 1959. Square and solid with light wear on the covers.. 1st Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good +.
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