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First Edition The Conquest, Oscar Micheaux Autobiography

[MICHEAUX, Oscar (1884-1951)]. The Conquest: The Story of a Negro Pioneer. Lincoln, Nebraska: Woodruff Press, 1913.

8vo (133 x 297 mm). Frontispiece + 15 plates (with plate at p. 241 placed at p. 224; plate for p. 251 placed at p. 240). (Gatherings shaken somewhat but overall a very good copy). Original blue cloth with printed white titles (Light bumping to corners, only minor losses to white titles (as is typical), some cloth wrinkling to rear board (binding flaw)).

FIRST EDITION. Autobiography and first book of homesteader and groundbreaking filmmaker Micheaux. Scarce 

Condition:

Light bumping to corners, only minor losses to white titles (as is typical), some cloth wrinkling to rear board (binding flaw), ownership signature to front flyleaf, gatherings shaken somewhat but overall a very good copy.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$438
02/20/2020

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