8vo. 96pp. The book is near fine. The dust jacket some edgewear including a 3" crease along the bottom, light soiling including two small stray marks from a ball point pen. Inscribed by the author Jill Krementz to Garson Kanin on title page, dated the 28th of june, 1974. This lovely photo-essay is about a ten-year old African-American girl growing up Montgomery County, Mississippi in the late 1960s. Krementz has enjoyed a high-profile career as a photojournalist, documenting subjects ranging from the Harlem riots to Paris haute couture, her photos appearing in Time, Life, Newsweek, New York Time Magazine, Esquire and New York Magazine. The inscription, presumably to writer/director Garson Kanin reads: "To Garson. With admiration and awe bordering on lust. And with love. Julie. 28th July 1974" Krementz and Kanin were contemporaries during that period and she photographed him as part of her series of portaits of writers. A lovely association copy of a lovely book.* * * [Please note: additional postage fees may be required for oversized and/or international orders to be shipped.]. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Sweet Pea; A Black Girl Growing Up in the ...
Publication Date: 1969
Book Condition: Near fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description 1969. North America, photography. Harcourt, Brace and World. Ex-library otherwise good cloth and good dust jacket, no page count. Bookseller Inventory # 834490149
Book Description Harcourt, Brace & World, New York, 1969. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good-. No Jacket. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. A portait of Sweet Pea, a young black girl who lives in Montgomery County, Alabama, in a dilapitated house owned by "some people in Detroit." Tall gray boards, 94 pp., striking photos. Foreward by Margaret Meade. Primary school reading level. An ex-library book with the usual markings. There is tear on the spine strip but the overall structure is sound. Clean text, tight binding, Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 008360
Book Description Harcourt, Brace & World, New York, 1969. Hard cover. 94 p. 29 cm. Curriculum-related books. 96 B&W photos, portraits. Audience: Children/juvenile. Photo Essay documenting one young girl's day-to-day in the late 1960s. Photojournalist Krementz was a reporter for Time Magazine at the time of this project. Good in good dust jacket. Highlighting/underlining. Ex-library. "Highlighting": decorative markings in likely a child's hand on some of the photos, making the clothes more interesting. Edgewear to DJ, Back cover tear, closed. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris.08090000302
Book Description Harcourt Brace, New York, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. b/w Illustrations (illustrator). First Edition Used. In pictorial jacket over tan cloth, 4to, 94pp. Illustrated. (Shelfwear, creasing and sm. nicks to jacket edges, tips and corners). Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 0817532
Book Description Harcourt, Brace & World, New York, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition - First Printing. The dust jacket has light soiling and edge wear. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 002781
Book Description Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, New York, 1969. First Edition. Thin imperial octavo; vg/good; dj, matte gold spine with blue and white text; dj, light chipping; HB, light tan spine with blue text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; spot stain, top corner of half-title page; text block, clean; B/W photos; 96pp. Rockville. Bookseller Inventory # 7-74-1235909
Book Description Harcourt, Brace & World, 1969. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good to very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good to Very Good. First Edition. Sweet pea-A Black Girl Growing Up in the Rural South by Jill Krementz, illustrated with photographs by the author, published by Harcourt, Brace & World copyright 1969 by Jill Krementz-stated First edition. Large hardback book measures about 8 by 11 inches, is clean and in good to very good condition. Dust jacket has a few imperfections, but overall is good to very good and in a Brodart protector. NOT AN EX-LIB!. Bookseller Inventory # 19685
Book Description Harcourt Brace and World, New York, 1969. First Edition. Cream color cloth in a tan pictorial jacket (photo of Sweet Pea). A tall thin book, 8 x 11 1/2 inches, 95 pages. Stated first edition. A poignant photo look at a young Black girl's life in rural Montgomery County, Alabama in the early 1960's. Very good, clean and unmarked copy, in a good jacket, with edge rub and wrinkles., but still quite presentable. Bookseller Inventory # 04231015
Book Description Harcourt, Brace & World, 1069, 1st edition, 1069. 95pp., excellent photography. A very good+ copy in very good dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 72000A
Book Description Harcourt, Orlando, Florida, U.S.A., 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 94pgs 96 Black and white photographs./Beigen boards. as new. Price-clipped jacket has wear along the edges. . photographic study of A Black Girl Growing Up in the Rural South. Size: Quarto. Bookseller Inventory # 0304986