Second Printing. Hardcover. Good / Very Good. Item #4078
New York: William Morrow & Company, 1969. Second Printing. SIGNED by editor Leroi Jones as Amiri Baraka with brief inscription on half title. xviii, 670p. Printed dustjacket showing $8.95 price; book in yellow paper-covered boards and black cloth spine with gilt and yellow lettering. Jacket creased along inner flap with some scuffing to spine ends and some smudges to back. Boards nudged at spine ends. Front hinge cracked along full title page with a crack starting to back. Covers open easily but binding is still holding soundly. Pages toning, with marginal brackets and underlining in a handful of entries.