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The Story Of George Washington Carver

By: Bontemps, Arna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022080


A Young Adult book, near fine in near fine dust jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

Black World. September, 1971

By: Bontemps, Arna; Rodgers, Carolyn, others.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Johnson Publishing Company: 1971

Seller ID: 22976


Wraps, cover a bit mottled, otherwise very good+. Lengthy Carolyn Rodgers contribution + many poets: Jayne Cortez, Jay Wright, Don L Lee, et al. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 98 pp View more info

Growing Up Black in the Jim Crow South. My Family Secrets

By: Boone, Diana, As Told To Michael A. Black

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Watseka, Weaving Dreams: 2012

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 25726


Inscribed and signed by Michael A. Black. Wraps, a fine copy. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 217 pp View more info

Wrapped in Rainbows. the Life of Zora Neale Hurston

By: Boyd, Valerie (Hurston, Zora Neale)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Scribners: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23900


Signed and inscribed by Boyd. Scraped lower corner of front board In near fine dust jacket but for scrape at lower front flap fold. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 527 pp View more info

Off The Battlefield Of War On The Battlefield Of Destitution

By: Bradley, Lonnie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013085


Signed by the author. Wraps, 148pp, very good. Korean War Black disabled veteran's story. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

A Certain Blindness. A Black Family's Quest For The Promise Of America

By: Brady, Judge Paul L

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Atlanta, ALP: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010626


Signed and inscribed by the author. Fine in lightly chipped dust jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

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Paid Servant

By: Braithwaite, E. R

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Mcgraw Hill: 1962

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28715


Review copy with promotional material and photograph of author laid in. Fine in fine dust jacket. By the author of To Sir, with Love. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 219 pp View more info

Parting The Waters. America In The King Years 1954-63

By: Branch, Taylor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Simon and Schuster: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021191


Fine in fine dust jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

Josh Gibson. A Life In The Negro Leagues

By: Brashler, William

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011868


Glue stains from once-pasted down flaps and old library label on rear endpaper, thus vg in nice dj with staining on verso only. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

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Folk Culture of the Slaves in Jamaica

By: Brathwaite, Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, New Beacon Books: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27941


Wraps, a fine copy. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pp View more info

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Savacoou. a Journal of the Caribbean Artists Movement. Volume I, Number 1 (June, 1970)

By: Brathwaite, Edward; Ramchand, Kenneth; Salkey, Andrew (eds.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kingston, Caribbean Artists Movement: 1970

Seller ID: 27938


Wraps, the first issue of this significant magazine, with contributions from the editors as well as Monica Schuler, Elsa Goveia, Lindo Locksley, Archie Singham, and James Irish. Bump on upper right corner, modest soiling, thus very good, Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; Sm 4to; 108 pp View more info

Legends of Surinam

By: Breinburg, Petronella

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, New Beacon Books: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 25685


Wraps, very good+ with rubbing. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 47 pp View more info

The Rise And Fall Of Kwame Nkrumah

By: Bretton, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Praeger: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015005


Fine in lightly used dust jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

Primer for Blacks

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Black Position Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23867


Signed by Brooks. Wraps, very good- with very faint tan strip on the light blue covers, possibly from sunning, and slight curl from poor storage. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pp View more info

Beckonings

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $35.00

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. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pp View more info

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Children Coming Home

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

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. ; Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 20 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

Trumbull Park

By: Brown, Frank London

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Regnery: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021790


Near fine but for owner's gift inscription, in near fine dust jacket. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

Stand Up For Freedom. The Negro People Vs. The Smith Act

By: Brown, Lloyd L

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, New Century: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006184


Wraps, very good. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

Black World. September, 1970

By: Brown, Sterling (Tribute) ; Evans, Mari; Henderson, Stephen; Rodgers, Carolyn M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Johnson Publishing Company: 1970

Seller ID: 22977


Wraps, fine copy. Henderson on Sterling Brown; Larry Neal, Quincy Troupe, Etheridge Knight, others. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 98 pp View more info