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The Mills of the Gods: A tale of tomorrow

by Wimberly, C.F.; illustrated by Newell Wimberly

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Published
1929
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Louisville, KY: Pentecostal Publishing Co, 1929. Hardcover. 255p., cloth-covered boards, 5x7.5 inches, illus., boards edgeworn, corners bumped, pages lightly toned, offsetting to endpapers, penciled gift inscription on free front endpaper, edges lightly foxed. No dj. Religious fiction set in Kentucky.
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image of The Hernando de Soto Expedition; History, Historiography, and

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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1997. xvi, 457p., minimal illustrations, these include a new map of de Soto's circuitous route from Florida to the Mississippi (a map of no great clarity), and several blurry small reproductions of artists's takes on the expedition painted for government buildings. A sizeable hardcover in 9x6 inch black cloth boards gilt in its plain… Read more
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The Southern mystique

by Zinn, Howard

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Published
1964
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. Hardcover. 267p., first edition, very good condition in an edge worn dj with minor chipping and a few closed tears and a slightly faded spine. This least-known of Zinn's works is in many ways the most important, dealing with the subject of race relations in the South, with a particular focus on white… Read more
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 8, #2; second quarter 1947

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Nathaniel Tillman, Rufus E. Clement, et al, Editors

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Published
1947
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1947. Magazine. One issue, 105-200p., good first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, spine toned, faded and torn along upper spine, upper rigt corner wraps bumped, some staining on front and rear cover wraps, read cover wrap chipped, and bumped, else in good condition. Articles on "Communism and the American Negro" with… Read more
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 3, #1; first quarter 1942

by DuBoils, W. E. B., editor, Langston Hughes et al, contributing editors, Nick Aaron Ford, St. Claire Drake, Charles E. King et al.

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Published
1942
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1942. Magazine. One issue, 1-100p., good first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, spine toned and faded, cover warps oversize slightly and chipped and torn, else in good condition. Frontispecies: Nefertari, a woodcut by George Shivery, Negros in the Railway Industry, by Charles S. Johnson, Victoria's Negro Colonists, 1858-1866, more.
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Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 11, #3; third quarter 1950

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Langston Hughes, Nathaniel Tillman, et al, Editors

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Published
1950
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1950. Magazine. One issue, 197-292., first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, edge and shelf worn, else in good condition. Articles on "Walt Whitman's Conception of Democracy", "The Poetry of Countee Cullen", "Cracker Culture": A Preliminary Definition" more.
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image of Phylon: the Atlanta University  review of race and culture vol. 8, #4; fourth quarter 1947

Phylon: the Atlanta University review of race and culture vol. 8, #4; fourth quarter 1947

by Reid, Ira De A., editor, Nathaniel Tillman, et al, Editors

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Published
1947
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Atlanta: Atlanta University, 1947. Magazine. One issue, 302-404., first edition literary journal, trade paperback in gray wraps printed red, spine toned, faded and torn along upper spine, cover wrap chipped and separated from the spine, staples beginning to show rust, various numbers inked above title on front cover, else in good condition. Articles on "Racial Segregation and Negro Journalism",… Read more
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Eneas Africanus

by Edwards, Harry Stillwell

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Published
1940
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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1940. Hardcover. xvii, 38p., illustrated, Originally published in 1920, this Grosset and Dunlap reprint, dated 1940, is about good. Fading to spine and edges. Corners and spine extremities worn. Previous owner's address stamped to map illustrated front pastedown endpaper. Stamps to top corner of page following front endpapers. General soiling. No dust jacket.… Read more
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image of The Green Paradise, The War at Sixteen, Love in America_Restless Youth: autobiography [four volumes] vol. 1 (1900-1916) vol. 2 (1916-1920) vol. 3 (1919-1922) vol. 4 (1922-1929)

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New York: Marion Boyars, 1996. Hardcover. Four volume set, ix, 243p., 207p., 285p., & 288p., preface, bibliography, near-fine enlarged first English-language US/UK editions, in boards and bright, unclipped dj. Julian Green (spelled as Julien in France) was a gay French-American author and diarist (19 volumes) who was born and raised in Paris and served in France during the First… Read more
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£44.37
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Highlander Reports [seven issues]

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Published
1972
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New Market, TN: Highlander Research and Education Center, 1972. Seven issues of the newsletter, 8.5x11 inches, two to six pages per issue. Issues present are Jan., March, and July 1972, Jan., June and Dec. 1973, and June 1974. By this time the organization was branching into areas such as environmental justice, the energy crisis, and other problems affecting the… Read more
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Jackson, MS: Citizens' Councils of America, 1974. Single issue of the slender digest-sized pro-segregation monthly, 31p., lower left corner stained. The neo-Confederate journal stood for "States rights and racial integrity." Cover story is sociologist professor Tommy Roger's "analysis" of how the Brown decision had harmed the US through its erosion of "Racial integrity.
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New York: Walker, 2005. Hardcover. 230p., prologue, notes, selected bibliography, index, illustrations, near-fine first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright unclipped dj.
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Skalicious. 1st issue

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Published
1992
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Birmingham, AL: VINI, 1992. [22p.], stapleound photocopied zine, 8.5x11 inches, very good. News and reviews of ska bands and records, ads (many for Moon Records, which is thanked for its support), interview with Alex Tasch of the Skeletones, and an article about recent racist incidents in Birmingham, linking them to the city's troubled past. This piece concludes, "If you… Read more
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Moise and the World of Reason: a novel

by Williams, Tennessee

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Published
1975
ISBN
9780671219826
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1975. Hardcover. 190p., remainder mark on the bottom edge otherwise a very good first edition in cloth boards and price-clipped dj. Young 4152.
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image of The maid narratives, black domestics and white families in the Jim Crow South

The maid narratives, black domestics and white families in the Jim Crow South

by Van Wormer, Katherine, David W. Jackson III, and Charletta Sudduth

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Published
2012
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9780807162361
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Baton Rouse: LSU Press, 2012. Paperback. xviii, 298p., wraps shelf worn and creased else good condition.
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image of Feminary: a feminist journal for the South; vol. 10, #1; emphasizing the lesbian vision;

Feminary: a feminist journal for the South; vol. 10, #1; emphasizing the lesbian vision;

by Pratt, Minnie Bruce, Cris South, Kady Van Deurs, Anne Blackford, Sweet Honey in the Rock, et al.

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Published
1979
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Chapel Hill, NC: Whole Women Press, 1979. Magazine. 92p., 6x8.5 inches, poetry, prose, opinion, photos, art, reviews, very good digest-size magazine/journal in stapled white pictorial wraps. Pratt was a member of the Feminary Collective, an educator (head of the LGBT program at Syracuse University)activist, author and editor, born and raised in Selma, AL.
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Feminary: a feminist journal for the South; vol. 10, #3

by Hampton, Mabel, Mab Segrest, Michelle Cliff, Minnie Bruce Pratt, Diana Rivers, Susan Wells, Elizabeth Knowlton, et al.

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Published
1980
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Chapel Hill, NC: Feminary Collective, 1980. Magazine. 87p., 6x8.5 inches, illustrations, poems, very good literary journal in stapled, pictorial wraps. Feminary began as Female Liberation Newsletter in 1969 and grew into a lesbian feminist quarterly in the 1970s.
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The Confessions of Nat Turner

by Styron, William, illustrated by Kenneth Francis Dewey

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Published
1976
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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1976. Leather Bound. [viii] 441p., preface, author's note, To the Public, frontispieces, illustrations, near-fine limited* illustrated first edition in red satin endpapers, full-leather with gilt titles, decorations and three raised bands, gilt all three edges, bound in red ribbon bookmark. Franklin Library limitations are not numbered but vary with the number of subscribers. Attractive… Read more
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New York: Center for United Labor Action, [197-]. 2.25 inch diameter pin, couple of bumps in the front where the pin is mounted in the back.
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One Christmas [slipcased]

by Capote, Truman

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780394532660
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New York: Random House, 1983. Hardcover. 41p.,near-fine first edition stated with number line ending in 2 as called for in Random House first printings of the period, in cloth boards and slipcase with paper label on cover.
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