Category: African-American


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'Tis So

By: Short, Sam B.

Price: $14.55

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Jack Walsh Enterprises, 1953

Edition: 2nd Ed.

covers edge-wrinkled and rubbed, slightly discolored and hand-soiled; aged text block clean and tight; 97p. View more info

A Guide to Negro History in America

By: Drotning, Phillip T.

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968

Blue end papers, light moisture rippling along gutter on fep, and crease along gutter of rear end paper. Else textblock is very clean and tight. Light shelf wear to binding. Unclipped dust jacket with light to moderate edge wear. 247pp., including index. View more info

A Social History of the American Negro

By: Brawley, Benjamin

Price: $4.80

Publisher: NY, Collier Books/MacMillan, 1970

Edition: 1st Thus

front cover lightly dog-eared, rubbed corners, else very clean and tight; 420p., including index. View more info

African Americans in the West: A Bibliography of Secondary Sources

By: Glasrud, Bruce A. (compiled by); Champion, Laurie; Leckie, William H.; Stewart, Tasha B. (with Contributions by); Smith-Savage, Sheron (edited by)

Price: $63.00

Publisher: Alpine, TX, Sul Ross State University Center for Big Bend Studies, 1998

Erased penciled notes on half title page, else textblock is clean and tight. Moderately character worn, light wear to edges and spine, bumped corners. 192p., including index. View more info

African-American Proverbs in Context

By: Prahlad, Sw. Anand

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Jackson, University Press Of Mississippi, 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Light moisture rippling to top corner of pages 240-end. Otherwise textblock is clean and tight. Moisture wear to back end top corner, minimal edge wear 292pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

All Shook Up -As Told to Archibald Ray

By: Ray, Archibald

Price: $90.00

Publisher: NY, Agape' Books, 1958

Edition: First Edition

the provocative story of Harlem's struggle for freedom from political "Bossism"; textblock aged but clean and tight; moderately edge-worn covers of red and black, protected by five-mil, clear mylar jacket; 96p. View more info

Black American Fiction Since 1952

By: Deodene, Frank

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Chatham, NJ, The Chatham Bookseller, 1970

Former library book with usual stamps, markings, etc, and encased in a cardboard sleeve, glued at the spine. Book block clean and tight. Light shelf wear. 25pp. View more info

Black Cinema Treasures: Lost and Found [African-American Film Studies]

By: Jones, G. William; Davis, Ossie (foreword by)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Denton, TX, University Of North Texas Press, 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Clean and tight textblock, with light edge and corner wear. 242pp., including bibliography, filmography, and index. View more info

Black Man in Red Russia: A Memoir

By: Smith, Homer (by); Salisbury, Harrison (intro. by)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chicago, Johnson Publishing Company, 1964

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Author's green ink signature on verso of half title page; Very clean and tight textblock. Light shelf wear to red cloth binding. Rubbed, unclipped, gently spine-sunned dust jacket; Light wear to head and foot of jacket spine and lightly chipped corners, worn edges. 221pp., including index. View more info

Black People and Their Culture: Selected Writings from the African Diaspora

By: Hooks, Rosie Lee (program coordinator); Reagon, Bernice (folklorist); Shapiro, Linn (editor); Whitfield, Elizabeth (administrative Assistant

Price: $6.95

Publisher: American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976

Textblock is clean and tight. Moderate wear to edges and along the spine, lightly creased corners, lightly rubbed. 137pp. View more info

Black Writing in the U.S.A.: A Bibliographic Guide

By: Ryan, Pat M. (compiler)

Price: $7.76

Publisher: Brockport, NY, Drake Memorial Library, 1969

Former Colorado College comb-bound library book with usual markings, stickers, etc. Text block clean and intact at comb binding. Paper covers lightly to moderately edge-worn. 48 pp. View more info

Blacks in the United States (a Geographic perspective)

By: Davis and Donaldson

Price: $6.74

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1975

Very clean and tight with lightly rubbed edges/corners. View more info

Cavalcade : Negro American Writing from 1760 to the Present

By: Davis, Arthur P.; Redding, Saunders

Price: $6.31

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1971

Binding little soiled with little wear to extremities; textblock has slight marginalia, name on fep and ffep; 905 pp. including index. View more info

From Whence They Came: The Genealogical History of an African-American Family

By: Allen, Caron Barton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, PublishAmerica, 2009

Edition: 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed & Inscribed By Author

Author's markerd signature and inscription on title page! Immaculate, gift quality copy! 207pp., including afterword. View more info

Hidden in Plain View: Secret Story of Quilts and the Underground Railroad

By: Tobin, Jacqueline L.; Dobard, Raymond G. Ph.D

Price: $6.98

Publisher: NY, Anchor Books, 1999

Edition: First Anchor Books Edition

Very clean and tight textblock and covers; 220p. View more info