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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins
Publication date February 1, 1990
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780060916510
ISBN-10 0060916516
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $13.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
John Buddy Pearson, a young Black man who becomes a popular pastor at Zion Hope, is unable to reconcile his good intentions and his natural instincts
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The first novel by the noted black novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist. Originally published in 1934, it was praised by Carl Sandburg as "a bold and beautiful book, many a page priceless and unforgettable."



Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780783802558
 
Large print edition from G K Hall & Co (September 1, 1998)
9780783802558 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $26.95
About: John Buddy Pearson, a young Black man who becomes a popular pastor at Zion Hope, is unable to reconcile his good intentions and his natural instincts
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060916510 Book cover for 9780061350191
 
from Harpercollins (January 1, 2008)
9780061350191 | details & prices | 229 pages | 5.30 × 8.00 × 0.65 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $14.99
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With Henry Louis Gates | Reissue edition from Harpercollins (February 1, 1990)
9780060916510 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $13.95
About: John Buddy Pearson, a young Black man who becomes a popular pastor at Zion Hope, is unable to reconcile his good intentions and his natural instincts
Miscellaneous
With Zora Neale Hurston | from Harpercollins (October 13, 2009)
9780061865831 | details & prices | 288 pages | List price $9.99

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