First Edition Points and Criteria for Tar Baby

Year Published: 1981
Author Last Name: Morrison
Author First Name: Toni
Publisher: Franklin Library
Original Price: None
Pages: 312

The true first edition is the Franklin Library Limited First Edition (see the first four photos). It was published by a special arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, publishers of the first trade edition (the last six photos).

This photo and the three photos below are of the Franklin Library Limited First Ed
This photo and the three photos below are of the Franklin Library Limited First Edition.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

This photo and the photos below are of the first trade edition.
This photo and the photos below are of the first trade edition.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.

Identification picture of Tar Baby.



Other first edition points for books by Toni Morrison include: Beloved, Paradise, Sula, Song of Solomon.

\"Beloved" \"Paradise" \"Sula" \"Song 

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