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Trading Twelves: The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray
By Ralph Ellison, Albert Murray, Albert Murray (foreword by), John Callahan (introduced by) and John Callahan (editor)
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Publisher Vintage Books
Publication date May 1, 2001
Pages 237
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780375708053
ISBN-10 0375708057
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
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A compelling assortment of personal letters captures a decade in the lifelong friendship of Albert Murray and Ralph Ellison, beginning in 1950 when Murray was a professor at Tuskegee Institute and Ellison was working on Invisible Man, and describes their mutual love of jazz, their writing careers, racial injustice, and their contemporaries--James Baldwin, Richard Wright, and others. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.
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9780375708053 | details & prices | 237 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Compiles personal letters capturing a decade in the lifelong friendship of Albert Murray and Ralph Ellison, beginning in 1950 when Murray was a professor at Tuskegee Institute and Ellison was working on 'Invisible Man'.

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