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Wade in the Water. Great Moments in Black History

By: Bennett, Lerone, Jr.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Johnson Publishing Company: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 26113


Signed and inscribed by Bennett in the year of publication. A fine copy in sunned dust jacket with small chips at top edge,. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 307 pp View more info

The Chronological History Of The Negro In America

By: Bergman, Peter M

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Harper and Row: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010625


Fine in close to fine dust jacket with tiny snag on front panel. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

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Celebration Song

By: Berry, James; Brierley, Louise (Illus)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29529


Fine in fine dust jacket.; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Bridges of Memory. Chicago's First Wave of Black Migration

By: Black, Timuel D. , Jr. (John Hope Franklin, Foreword; Studs Terkel, Foreword)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Evanston / Chicago, Northwestern University Press / DuSable Museum of African American History: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23877


Signed and inscribed by Black. Near fine with slight slant, in fine dust jacket. Forewords by Studs Terkel and John Hope Franklin. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 616 pp View more info

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A Debate on Slavery: Held in the City of Cincinnati, on the First, Second, Third, and Sixth Days of October, 1845

By: Blanchard, Rev. J; Rice, N. L.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Wm. H. Moore & Co.: 1846

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29524


Very good- copy lacking the front free endpaper, light foxing throughout, but heavier at prelims, a few gatherings slightly pulled. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall (5 x 9" or 13.5 x 22.5cm); viii, [9]-482, 26p. ads pages View more info

Behold A Cry

By: Bland, Alden

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Scribner's: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021061


Near fine in very good dust jacket with wear, tears and tiny chips at spine head. African American author's novel of black Chicago. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

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Scream in Silence

By: Bland, Eleanor Taylor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28626


Fine in fine dust jacket, signed and inscribed by the author.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 290 pp View more info

Black New Orleans 1860-1880

By: Blassingame, John W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1973

Seller ID: 27049


Fine copy in near fine dust jacket with bit sunned spine. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 298 pp View more info

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King Kong. An African Jazz Opera

By: Bloom, Harry (Book); Williams, Pat (Lyrics)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 28935


Fine copy in printed paper-covered boards, in very good+ dust jacket with a few wrinkles at slightly rough top edge. Illustrated with photographs of scenes from the opera. Bloom was a South African writer. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pp View more info

Manifesto for a Black Revolutionary Party

By: Boggs, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadel/ny, Pacesetters Publishing House: 1969

Seller ID: 26129


Wraps, a fine copy. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pp View more info

Wake Up Our Souls. a Celebration of Black American Artists

By: Bolden, Tonya

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams / Smithsonian: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23879


Fine in fine dust jacket, a book for young adults. Art work, often accompanied by a photo fo the artist, and a short biography for each artist. Lovely book! ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pp View more info

Tell all the Children Our Story. Memories and Mememtos of Being Young and Black in America

By: Bolden, Tonya

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams: 2001

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 26892


Signed and inscribed by the author. Fine in fine dust jacket, a scrapbook of photographs, drawings, illustrations from many sources, suberbly chosen. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pp View more info

Curling

By: Boles, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011254


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

Frye Street & Environs. the Collected Works of Marita Bonner

By: Bonner, Marita (Joyce Flynn, and Joyce Occomy Striklin, eds.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22968


Edited and Introduced by Joyce Flynn and Joyce Occomy Stricklin (Bonner's daughter). Fine in fine dust jacket. Invitation to book launch party laid in. This copy signed and inscribed by both editors to Carolyn Armenta Davis, historian of African Diaspora architecture. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

Usher's Handbook

By: Bonner, Z. L. (and James C. Dickerson)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nashville, Sunday School Pub: N.D.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016273


Soiled, worn, 72pp. published by the Sunday School Publishing Board of the National Baptist Convention. Extra postage may be required for heavy or oversize books. View more info

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

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The International Review of African American Art Volume 14, Number 1

By: Bowles, Juliette, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hampton University Museum: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 29413


Wraps, a near fine copy of this magazine, David Driskell cover story, Jacob Lawrence, much more.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages 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