Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author & Illustrator
Size: 4to; [vi], 243 pages
Publisher: New York: Disney, Jump At the Sun Books, 2012.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Brian Pinkney
A stunning first printing of the first edition in unread, As New condition in alike dustjacket. Signed and dated 10-20-2012 by author Andrea Davis Pinkney directly on the title page, also signed with added hand-in-hand sketch by illustrator Brian Pinkney. A most charming presentation.
Andrea Davis Pinkney's portrait of ten bold men, each one a strong link in a chain that spans American history. Beginning in Colonial times with astronomer Benjamin Banneker and ending with the first African American US president, she shows how these men fought injustice and broke barriers. Winner of the Coretta Scott King Award; Paintings.