New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929.
First edition, first printing. 216pp. Original black cloth ruled in red with silver lettering. Near Fine with publisher's name at foot rubbed, slightly bumped bottom front corner, pages toned with age. No jacket. A single page (211) opened incorrectly by printer. A very neat, clean copy of an extremely hard-to-find first. The author's second novel, widely considered a major work of 20th century American fiction, as well as a keystone of both feminist and African-American literature. Item #170805001