The Fire Next Time. James Baldwin.
The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time

The Fire Next Time

New York: The Dial Press, 1963.

First edition. (First printing with no additional printings indicated.) 122, [3] pp. Publisher's cream-colored cloth, lettered in red, red topstain. A Fine copy in a Very Good+ unclipped dust jacket, spine sunned, back panel rubbed and a little scratched with tiny closed tear to bottom edge. The author's thoughts on race in America in two long essays, "My Dungeon Shook: Letter to my Nephew on the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Emancipation" and "Down at the Cross: Letter from a Region of My Mind." With widespread recognition of Baldwin's prescience in the past few years it has become a classic of 20th century nonfiction. Item #140940272

Price: $500.00

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