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Night of My Blood, Awoonor, Kofi
1 Awoonor, Kofi Night of My Blood
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1971 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Introduction by Ezekiel Mphahlele. Light rubbing to the dust jacket, which has the publisher's price of $4.95 on the front flap. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Freed, Lynn The Bungalow (Includes Signed Uncorrected Proof)
New York Posedion Press 1993 0671755870 / 9780671755874 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Freed on the title page. Slight creasing to the front panel. In 1975, after ten years away from her South African past, Ruth Frank encounters liberal, maverick Hugh Stillington and a new South Africa and, when Hugh is murdered, she must deal with a new legacy. A signed Uncorrected Proof is included.; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Gien, Pamela The Syringa Tree
New York Random House 2006 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine 
A bound typescript issued in 8.5" x 11" format with black tape binding. Based on an award-winning play by the same name, an evocative novel set in apartheid South Africa chronicles the abiding relationship that exists between two families--one black and one white--and two children born into the same household, in a saga that spans four generations and different African cultures. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 Habila, Helon Waiting for an Angel
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2003 First American Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good 
An Advance Reading Copy in glossy illustrated wrappers. A debut novel about a young journalist in Lagos, Nigeria. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Kohler, Sheila Cracks
Cambridge, MA Zoland Books 1999 158195008x / 9781581950083 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Tail of the spine lightly bumped. A promotional copy with the publisher's stamp on the free endpaper. A school reunion brings back a lot more than happy memories of adolescence, in Kohler's novel set in a South African boarding school in the early 1960s. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Kohler, Sheila One Girl: A Novel in Stories
Kansas City Helicon Nine Editions 1999 1884235298 / 9781884235290 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine 
A paperback original chosen by William Gass as winner of the 1998 Willa Cather Fiction Prize. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Mda, Zakes Ways of Dying
New York Picador 2002 0312420919 / 9780312420918 First American Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good 
The author's first novel is set against the backdrops of shabby but vibrant city slums and a rural South African community. A paperback original with slight edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Images of the Sun, Seboni, Barolong
8 Seboni, Barolong Images of the Sun
Madison University of Wisconsin-Madison 1986 First Edition; First Printing Stapled wraps Very Good 
The Botswana poet's first collection. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Stone Virgins, Vera, Yvonne
9 Vera, Yvonne The Stone Virgins
New York Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2003 0374270082 / 9780374270087 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
This novel by Zimbabwean author Vera is set against the civil war that ravaged her country in the early 1980s, shortly after Zimbabwe won its independence from Britain. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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