Betty Smith A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN 1st/dj + 2 original photos AUTHOR SIGNED. A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN by Betty Smith, a rare first edition / first printing in the dust jacket. This copy with an original black-and-white photo of Betty Smith as a young woman, plus another photo of Betty Smith in later life, which was used by her as a Christmas card.The card is hand-signed by Betty Smith in purple felt tip beneath Seasons Greetings. Both photos are loosely inserted in the book, not attached. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. All first issue points present. This is the correct set of points for the FIRST EDITION and FIRST PRINTING of this book. VERY GOOD PLUS hardcover in a VERY GOOD dust jacket. A clean, bright, tight copy with sharp tips and ends sharp, and a previous owner's small bookplate on first free end page. Complete paper label with title and author on spine.
443 pages, bound in the original bright green cloth. Text pages are clean and free of foxing. The book itself could be graded Near Fine (Near Pristine).Dust jacket has small chipping and crinkling at spine ends, with some smaller wear and chipping at the corners. Dust jacket presents beautifully in brand new mylar dust jacket protector. Book measures approx 8.5 x 5.75 inches, 443 pages.
A lovely clean copy in collector's condition / gift-giving condition. Basis of the film directed by Elia Kazan. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates.Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! The item "Betty Smith A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN 1st/dj + 2 original photos AUTHOR SIGNED" is in sale since Monday, December 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "bklegger" and is located in Honolulu, Hawaii. This item can be shipped worldwide.