Hurry Home

New York: Harcourt Brace and World, (1970).

Price: $375.00

First edition. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Nicely Inscribed to poet Daniel Hoffman: "Dan, a darned good name - a good friend. John." Hoffman served as the Consultant in Poetry of the Library of Congress (the equivalent of the United States Poet Laureate) in 1973-1974. Both he and Wideman were largely based in Philadelphia. The author's second book, difficult in this condition, with a nice association.

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Hurry Home. John Edgar WIDEMAN.
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John Edgar Wideman
birth name: John Edgar Wideman
born: 6/14/1941
nationality: USA

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American writer regarded for his intricate literary style in novels about the experiences of black men in contemporary urban America. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore