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Presence Africaine: Revue Culturelle du Monde Noir. No. 26

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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Paris: Présence Africaine, 1959. Softcover. Very Good. French edition. Octavo. Printed off-white wrappers. Modest chipping at the bottom of the first several leaves, very small stains on front wrapper, near very good. Includes articles by John Oliver Killens, Aime Cesaire, and others.
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Presence Africaine: Revue Culturelle du Monde Noir. No. 29

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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Paris: Présence Africaine, 1960. Softcover. Very Good. French edition. Octavo. Printed off-white wrappers. Tiny chips on front wrap, very small stains on front wrapper, very good. Includes articles by Aime Cesaire, David Diop, and others.
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[Photograph]: Portrait of an African-American Toddler

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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[Staunton, Virginia?], 1900. Unbound. Very Good. Sepia-toned gelatin silver photograph. Oval mounted on card. Approximately 2" x 2.75" at widest points. Near fien, the mount has some soiling and wear. The young subject, no older than two is posed seated on a wicker chair. The images came with other material from Staunton, Virginia, but we can not definitively… Read more
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[Staunton, Virginia, 1930. Unbound. Very Good. Sepia-toned gelatin silver photograph. 3.5" x 5.25". Undated and unidentified. Small crease in one corner, very good. The unidentified subject poses before an open window. The images came with other material from Staunton, Virginia, but we can not definitively confirm this is from the city.
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Who Knows

by DUNBAR, Paul Laurence and Ernest R. Ball

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Published
1912
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Very Good
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New York: M. Witmark & Sons, 1912. Softcover. Very Good. Reprint (first published in 1908). Printed sheet music in self wrapper. Folio. [5]pp. Owner's name, music shop stamp, both on front wrap, small tears on front wrap, very good. *BAL 4958*.
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Segregation and Desegregation: A Digest of Recent Research

by TUMIN, Melvin M.

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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(Philadelphia: Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, 1957. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Tall octavo. Quarter cloth and printed paper over boards. Ex-library copy with markings and withdrawn stamp, very good.
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Onkel Tom's Hütte. Erzählung aus dem fernen Westen

by BEECHER-STOWE, Harriet

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Published
1877
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Very Good
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Berlin: Fabrik Marke [AEB?], 1877. Hardcover. Very Good. Sixth edition. Octavo. 218pp., 1pp. Index, 3pp. of advertisements including one for the Jules Verne play *The Children of Captain Grant*. Text in German. Edited by Br. Hoffmann. Color illustrations from the original by C. Koch. Three quarter red cloth with gilt-stamped spine title and pictorial papercovered boards illustrated by… Read more
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Colonists for Sale: The Story of Indentured Servants in America

by ALDERMAN, Clifford Lindsey

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
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New York: Macmillan Publishing Co, 1975. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Fine in about fine dustwrapper with a tiny tear and a small crease on the front flap.
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Reconstruction and Redemption in the South

by OLSEN, Otto H., edited by

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780807110331
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Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1982. Softcover. Near Fine. Reprint. Octavo. 250pp. Printed wrappers. Wrappers lightly toned and worn, near fine.
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Champion. Joe Louis: Black Hero in White America

by MEAD, Chris

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780684184623
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New York: Charles Scribner's Son, 1985. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Small quarto. 330pp. Illustrated from black and white photographs. Binding slightly cocked, else fine in a lightly worn, near find dustwrapper with the spine lettering sunned.
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R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, 2004. Hardcover. Fine. Reprint edition. 12mo. 406pp. Illustrated with color plates and maps. Gilt-stamped green cloth, top edge gilt. Fine without dustwrapper as issued.
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The Spring Anthology 1962

by (BUTLER, Anna Land)

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Published
1962
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Fine
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London: The Mitre Press, 1962. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Fine in attractive near fine dustwrapper with a little age-toning and one faint stain. Signed by one of the contributors: "Compliments of Anna Land Butler 1962." Anthology of poetry by little-known living writers. Land was an African-American school teacher from Atlantic City; she contributes the poem "Touchstone", which… Read more
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San Francisco: Le Roy F. Gillead, 2007. Softcover. Fine. Revised edition commemorating the Awarding of the Congressional gold Medal Award to the Tuskegee Airmen. Octavo. 144pp. Perfect bound glossy wrappers. Ink squiggles on the rear wrap, else about fine. Briefly Inscribed by the author. Self-published overview of the Airmen, and the various phases, development, and resistance to the… Read more
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John Henry

by BRADFORD, Roark

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Published
1931
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Very Good
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Woodcuts by J.J. Lankes. Green decorative cloth with gold and black spine label. Light dampstain on bottom page edges, small pink spot on front board, still very good in a good only dustwrapper with large pink stain on front panel.
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The Doyen Speaks

by DANQUAH, DR. J.B.

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
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(Accra: West African Graphic Company Limited, 1956. Softcover. Very Good. First edition. Collected by H.K. Akyeampong. Edited with Introductory Notes by Moses Danquah. Octavo. 58pp. Frontispiece portrait. Stapled printed orange wrappers. Slight age-toning, very good or better. Speeches by one of the founding fathers of post-colonial Ghana.
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The Carter Times. Mid-Summer Number

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Published
1912
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Near Fine
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Chicago: Carter White Lead Company, 1912. Softcover. Near Fine. Stapled illustrated wrappers. 16pp. Near fine. Cover illustration of a black baby with a bucket of splilled white painting.
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Babe Ruth and Hank Aaron: The Home Run Kings

by HASKINS, James

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Published
1974
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Fine
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New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, 1974. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Slight sunning at the foot, still fine in price-clipped else fine dustwrapper with a tiny internally repaired nicks. Young adult book, written by a prolific black author. Scarce.
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The Mysteries of Fasting

by Al-Ghazzali. Nabih Amin Faris, translator

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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Lahore: Ashraf Press, 1976. Softcover. Very Good. Reprint. Small octavo. 50; 8 ads; 4 ads pp. Printed stiff card wrappers. Age-toning on wrappers, considerable ink notes and underlining, else very good.
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[Offprint]: Jim's Magic: Black or White

by HOFFMAN, Daniel G. (Mark Twain)

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Published
1960
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Near Fine
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[No place]: Reprinted from American Literature, 1960. Softcover. Near Fine. Offprint. Stapled wrappers. P.[47]-54. About fine. Offprint of Hoffman's essay about Jim in *Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.* Scarce.
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Islam and Modern Values

by HOBALLAH, Dr. Mahmoud F.

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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Washington, D.C.: The Islamic Center, 1970. Softcover. Very Good. 12mo. 10pp. Stapled illustrated self-wrappers. Very faitninscrption, some spotting on the wrappers, else very good.
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