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The Souls of Black Folk: Essays and Sketches by  W. E. B Du Bois - Hardcover - Fifth Edition - 1904 - from Bungalow Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 23648)

The Souls of Black Folk: Essays and Sketches

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The Souls of Black Folk: Essays and Sketches

by Du Bois, W. E. B

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  • hardcover
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Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1904. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth with top edge gilt. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard intact. Hinges cracked, but the binding is sound. The cloth is rubbed, with a spot of material loss to the top of the spine. An unmarked copy with some discoloration to the rear board, and a bump to the top corner. A seminal work in the history of sociology, and a cornerstone of African-American literary history.; 264 pages .

Synopsis

The Souls of Black Folk is a classic work of American literature by W. E. B. Du Bois. It is a seminal work in the history of sociology, and a cornerstone of African-American literary history. The book, published in 1903, contains several essays on race, some of which had been previously published in Atlantic Monthly magazine. Du Bois drew from his own experiences to develop this groundbreaking work on being African American in American society.

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Bookseller
Bungalow Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
23648
Title
The Souls of Black Folk: Essays and Sketches
Author
Du Bois, W. E. B
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Fifth Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
A. C. McClurg & Company
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date published
1904
Bookseller catalogs
African-american Literature;

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About Bungalow Books, ABAA/ILAB

We are a family owned bookstore, with an emphasis on crime fiction, and signed books. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of American (ABAA), and the Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Association (RMABA), and we exhibit regularly at book fairs.

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