Alice WALKER. The Third Life of Grange Copeland (1970). First edition, association copy.
Walker, Alice (b. 1944). The Third Life of Grange Copeland. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970. First edition. Very good or better in dustwrapper.
The second book and first novel by the author best revered for The Color Purple. This particular copy bears the ownership signature of Peter Erickson, whose article on this novel, published in an academic journal in 1979, was the first scholarly study of her work. An interesting association copy. Very good or better in dustwrapper.
Peter Erickson, "Cast out alone/to/heal/and recreate/ourselves": family-based identity in the work of Alice Walker. CLA Journal 23 (1979) 71-94.