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Report from Part Two

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Third World Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29350


Wraps, a fine copy, signed and inscribed by the author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 170 pp View more info

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Bronzeville Boys and Girls

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: (1956) 1970?

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28709


Signed by the author. Fine copy in very good+ dust jacket with small chip at spine head and several short tears. Originally issued by Harper & Bros in 1956, it is here reissued under the Harper & Row imprint which began in 1962. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 40 pp View more info

Children Coming Home

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The David Company: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29278


Wraps, printed on rectos only, front wrap is traditional black and white composition book design, fine.; Sm 4to; 20 pp View more info

Black Love

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, Brooks Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29324


Single leaf of stiff card, folded to make 4 pages for this two-page poems. A fine copy, signed by the poet. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (4) pp View more info

In Montgomery

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Chicago, Third World Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29323


Very scarce spiral bound proof, printed on rectos only; very good with a little corner curling to front wrap. The printed number "145" on the last page has been struck through and replaced by a hand--written "147." ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 145 (147) pp View more info

Report from Part One

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Detroit, Broadside Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29493


Fine and bright, first issued without dust jacket, in very close to fine dust jacket with spine printed slightly off-center. Many photos of family and friends. I am probably the source of the information that the first copies of this book to arrive in stores came without dust jackets. I specifically did NOT say that the jacketed copies that came from a reorder were from a second printing. My guess is that the jackets were not ready when the first copies of the book were shipped, so this would be a second issue or state of the first printing. I know no way of finding out the truth, other than t... View more info

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Children Coming Home

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, The David Company: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28370


Wraps, poetry collection, with poems about children. Printed on rectos only, very good with some bumps and small creases.. Paper wraps imitate classic black and white marbled composition books. ;; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 20 pp View more info

Mayor Harold Washington and Chicago, The "I Will" City

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Brooks Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29288


Wraps, fine, signed by the author.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 7 pp View more info

Aloneness

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Detroit, Broadside Press: 1983

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 29286


Wraps, a fine copy of the second printing, this copy signed by the author. View more info

Riot

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Detroit, Broadside Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29287


Wraps, fine copy of the first state with 'these' for 'there' in the first line on p. 22. Signed and Inscribed by the author. View more info

Gottschalk and the Grand Tarantelle

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, The David Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29353


A fine and bright hardcover copy of this uncommon Brooks title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 31 pages View more info

Family Pictures

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Detrpot, Broadside Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29346


Wraps, a fine copy, signed and inscribed by Brooks.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 23 pp View more info

Maud Martha

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1953

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29352


A fine copy in very good dust jacket with a few short tears at top edge, showing wear and rubbing at head of front spine fold and spine. This copy signed and inscribed on the verso of the half-title, facing the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 180 pages View more info

Selected Poems

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29296


A fine copy, lacking the dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by the author. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 127 pp View more info

Blacks

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chicago, The David Company: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29341


Fine but for owner's bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, in fine dust jacket. The book includes A Street in Bronzeville, Annie Allen, The Bean Eaters, In the Mecca, Riot, Maud Martha and most of Family Pictures (from the dj flap). Close to The Collected Works. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pp View more info

Beckonings

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Detroit, Broadside Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29348


Wraps, fine. This book was published on the 10th anniversary of Broadside Press, and in spite of the notice on the copyright page, this is not the 10th anniversary of the book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pp View more info

Beckonings

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Detroit, Broadside Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23876


Wraps, fine. This book was published on the 10th anniversary of Broadside Press, and in spite of the notice on the copyright page, this is not the 10th anniversary of the book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pp View more info

Winnie

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Third World Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29290


Wraps, a fine copy of this poem for Winnie Mandela, signed and inscribed by Brooks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 23 pp View more info

Selected Poems

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 29294


Wraps, very good with reading crease down spine, and owner's e-line name and date at head of first page. Signed and inscribed (5 lines) by Brooks.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 127 pp View more info

The Wall to Edward Christmas

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Detroit, Broadside Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29263


Broadside, near fine with small corner bend. Broadside Press Broadside No. 19, ; 6½ x 11½; 1 pp View more info