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By: Jones, LeRoi

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29475


Fine in close to fine dust jacket with a few wrinkles at the head of the rear panel.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132 pp View more info

Preface to a Twenty Volume Suicide Note

By: Jones, Leroi

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Totem Press in association with Corinth Books: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29507


Wraps, a fine copy of the first state of the first printing with 32 West Eighth Steet as the publisher's address, and with $1.25 price on the cover. Signed as Amiri Baraka. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 47 pp View more info

Passion. New Poems, 1977-1980

By: Jordan, June

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23822


Fine in fine dust jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pp View more info

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Living Room. New Poems

By: Jordan, June

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Thunder's Mouth Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29583


Wraps, advance uncorrected proof copy, fine but for slightly sunned spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pp View more info

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Passion. New Poems, 1977-1980

By: Jordan, June

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29584


Fine in fine dust jacket, an advance review copy with slip laid in. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pp View more info

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Living Room. New Poems

By: Jordan, June

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Thunder's Mouth Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29586


Wraps, a fine copy of the simultaneously issued paperback. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 134 pp View more info

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Naming Our Destiny. New And Selected Poems

By: Jordan, June

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Thunder's Mouth Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29587


Fine in fine dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall (5 x 9" or 13.5 x 22.5cm); 211 pp View more info

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On Call. Political Essays

By: Jordan, June

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, South End Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29588


Wraps, a fine copy of these radical statements. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 155 pp View more info

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Passion. New Poems, 1977-1980

By: Jordan, June

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29590


Wraps, advance uncorrected proof copy, near fine with penciled intials on front wrap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 100 pp View more info

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Some of Us Did Not Die. New and Selected Essays

By: Jordan, June

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Basic/Civitas: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29593


Fine but for remainder mark on bottom edge in fine dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pp View more info

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I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky. Earthquake / Romance

By: Jordan, June

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29594


Fine in fine dust jacket, libretto and lyrics by Jordan.Promotional material laid in.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pp View more info

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Dry Victories

By: Jordan, June

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1975

Edition: 1s paper edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29598


Wraps, near fine copy. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 114 pp View more info

Soldier A Poet's Childhood

By: Jordan, June

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Civitas: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29633


Fine in fine dust jacket, signed and inscribed by the author in the upper left corner of the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall (5 x 9" or 13.5 x 22.5cm); 261 pp View more info

Things That I Do in the Dark

By: Jordan, June

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1977

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29655


Fine in fine dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 203 pp View more info

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Soulscript. Afro-American Poetry

By: Jordan, June, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday / Zenith Books: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29585


Fine but for a black "X" on fore-edge, in near fine dust jacket with a rough top edge. Advance review copy with slip laid in. Forty-five contributors including Richard Wright, Jeab Toomer, James Weldon Johnson, Magaret Walker, Sterling Brown, Langston Hughes and more. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 146 pp View more info

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Kimako's Story

By: Jordan, June; Burford, Kay (Illus.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29589


Chidren's book, fine in fine dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 42 pp View more info

The Voice of the Children

By: Jordan, June; Bush, Terri (eds.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29654


A fine copy in fine dust jacket but for a small snag at the center of the spine. Poetry by 12 and 13 year old Afrcan American children, with photos of the children in the rear of the book. Nice colection. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 99 pp View more info

Black Chronicle. an American History Textbook Supplement

By: Kailin, Clarence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: n.p., Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction: 1979

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 24431


Wraps, very good+ copy, signed and inscribed by the author. A lengthy chronicle of black achievement and historic incidents offered to supplement and correct the racist aspects of history textbooks. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 82 pp View more info

Blow It Up!

By: Karagueuzian, Dikran

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Gambit: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013161


Black Student Revolt at San Francisco State and the Emergence of Dr. Hayakawa. Fine in lightly used dust jacket, price-clipped and with tiny chips at spine head. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

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Social Implications of Early Negro Music

By: Katz, Bernard (ed. and Intro.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Arno Press / New York Times: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28906


Hardcover edition without dust jacket, this copy signed and inscribed to radical historian Herbert Aptheker, a tireless analyst of African American History..Facsimile reprints of many articles and songs (150), often with music from pre 20th century sources.A few short words on the rear pastedown, otherwise a fine copy. [The photograph shown with this copy is actually the binding of this copy and not a stock photograph which it closely resembles,. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 146 pp View more info