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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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A Kind of Homecoming

By: Braithwaite, E. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Prentice Hall: 1962

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29426


Fine copy in very good dust jacket with short tear at head of rear spine fold with tiny mar to finish. Portrait of emerging African nations, based on the author's visits to Liberia, Sierra Leone, Ghana, and Republic of Guinea.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 243 pages 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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Islands

By: Brathwaite, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29435


Near fine in very good- dust jacket with rubbed edges and sticker removal tear affecting the text on the front dj flap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 113 pages 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

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Green Ghetto

By: Brokering, Rev. Herbert F; Weygant, Sister Noemi (Photographs)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Collegeville, MN, St. Johnn's University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29484


Fine in near fine dust jacket with a trace of sticker remains on lower spine area. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 78 pages 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

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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

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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

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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

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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: 29278


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

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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

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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

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Very Young Poets

By: Brooks, Gwendolyn

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chicago, Brooks Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29289


Wraps, a fine copy, signed by the author.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pp View more info

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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

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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