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Free Born: An Unpublishable Novel

by NEARING, SCOTT

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1932
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Sympathetically rebound using much of the original front panel, otherwise very good in original stapled form with toning as expe
Edition
First Edition
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£185.80

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New York: Urquhart Press, 1932. First Edition. Paperback. Sympathetically rebound using much of the original front panel, otherwise very good in original stapled form with toning as expected with age and circulation.. Small octavo. 5.25 x 7.75 in. 237 +[1] adverts. Scarce. Publisher's Note, paragraph two reads, "The thesis of this book is important. No more vital issue… Read more
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Salvation; Black People and Love

by hooks, bell [GLORIA JEAN WATKINS]

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine in original two-tone black boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£55.74

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New York: William Morrow, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original two-tone black boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6 x 8.5 inches. xxiv, [2 blanks], 225, [1 blank] pp. bell hooks continues her exploration of love in American culture that she began in All About Love: New Visions.
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image of The Life of Rev. Robert Anderson; Born the 22nd Day of February, in the Year of Our Lord 1819. and Joined the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1839. This Book Shall Be Called The Young Man's Guide or The Brother In White

The Life of Rev. Robert Anderson; Born the 22nd Day of February, in the Year of Our Lord 1819. and Joined the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1839. This Book Shall Be Called The Young Man's Guide or The Brother In White

by ANDERSON, REVEREND ROBERT

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1900
Condition
Near fine in original green cloth decorated in blind and lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine.
Edition
Third edition
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£929.00

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Atlanta: The Foote and Davies Company, 1900. Third edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original green cloth decorated in blind and lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9 inches. 229 [i] pp. Frontispiece portrait of Robert Anderson. Anderson was born into slavery in Liberty County, Georgia. When his master died, he bought himself… Read more
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Every Shut Eye Ain't Asleep: An Anthology of Poetry by African Americans since 1945

by HARPER, MICHAEL S. and ANTHONY WALTON

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Published
1994
Condition
Fine in fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£33.44

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1994. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.5 in. xiv + [ii], 327 pp.
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Sidelights on Negro Soldiers; With an introduction by Benjamin Brawley

by WILLIAMS, CHARLES H.

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1923
Condition
Edges of boards rubbed, blue on lower front cover sunned, otherwise very good in three quarter cream cloth over blue boards lett
Edition
First Edition, limited issue
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£743.20

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Boston: B. J. Brimmer Company, 1923. First Edition, limited issue. Hardcover. Edges of boards rubbed, blue on lower front cover sunned, otherwise very good in three quarter cream cloth over blue boards lettered in gilt on the upper cover and the spine; TEG, fore-edge untrimmed.. Tall octavo. 6.75 x 9.75 inches. ii + 248 pp. Charles H. Williams… Read more
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Feathers

by WOODSON, JACQUELINE

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine in fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£29.73

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(New York): G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2007. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in fine pictorial dust jacket.. Thin octavo. 5.875 x 8.5 in. [viii], 118 + [2] pp. Signed by Jacqueline Woodson on title page. A Newberry Honor Book.
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Jackie Robinson Major League All - Stars Barnstorming Tour; Official Souvenir Program

by [ROBINSON, JACKIE]

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1953
Condition
Near fine in original pictorial stapled wrappers
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£929.00

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(New York: Athletic Barnstorming, Inc, 1953. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near fine in original pictorial stapled wrappers. Thin quarto. 8.5 x 10.75 inches. [12]pp. Illustrated thoughout with reproductions of photographs of Robinson and other baseball players including Luke Easter, Al Rosen, and Gil Hodges. The two-page scorecard for the Jackie Robinson All Stars vs the Negro League… Read more
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Honoring Our Past: Proceedings of the First Two Conferences on West Virginia's Black History

by TROTTER, JOE WILLIAM and ANCELLA RADFORD BRADLEY

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1991
Condition
Fine in original coil-bound wrappers.
Edition
First Edition
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£74.32

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(Charlestson, WV): (Alliance for the Collection, Preservation, & Dissemination of West Virginia's Black History), 1991. First Edition. Paperback. Fine in original coil-bound wrappers.. Quarto. 9.5 x 11 in. ix + [i], 400 pp. Scarce.
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