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cover of The Pickaninny

The Pickaninny

by Artis, Charles

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Published
1973
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781121831513
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£63.35

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Vantage Press, 1973. Stated first edition. Brown composite binding, gilt titles. Inscribed by author on ffep. An African-American born in Dallas, Artis has published a Southern tale of race, jealousy and inheritance. He is also the author of The Last Rope. Book near fine with little wear. DJ very good plus with edgewear, one tiny tear. 175 pp.. Signed By… Read more
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cover of Recollections of My Life as a Woman

Recollections of My Life as a Woman

by Di Prima, Diane

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780140231588
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£126.69

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Viking Press, 2001. First printing. Flatsigned on title page. Subtitled The New York Years (1950s) . Book unread, near fine with a couple of light edge marks. DJ near fine. 423 pp.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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cover of Those Who Save Us

Those Who Save Us

by Blum, Jenna

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780151010196
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£54.90

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Harcourt, Inc., 2004. First printing. Flatsigned on title page. Novel of the Holocaust and WWII based on the author's experiences working at the Shoah Foundation interviewing Holocaust survivors. Book unread, as new. DJ likewise as new with a bit of edgewear. Uncommon signed. 482 pp.. Signed By Aurhor. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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cover of Black Victory: Carl Stokes and the Winning of Cleveland

Black Victory: Carl Stokes and the Winning of Cleveland

by Weinberg, Kenneth G.

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£92.91

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Quadrangle Books, 1968. First edition (NAP). Signed by Kenneth Weinberg on ffep. Red cloth spine, blue cloth boards, gilt titles. An account of the 1967 mayoral race in Cleveland wherein the victor became the first African-American mayor of a major American city. A few B&W photos on text stock. Book very good plus with little wear and previous… Read more
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cover of God Bless the Child

God Bless the Child

by Hunter, Kristin

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£232.27

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Charles Scribner' s Sons, 1964. First edition with publisher's code A-7.64 [H] Rose cloth, multicolored boards, gilt titles. Her first novel. Inscribed by author on title page. Book very good (minus?) with review from the Bulletin pasted to front and reverse of ffep, else very good plus with little wear. DJ also very good with some wear, one small chip… Read more
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cover of The Senator and the Socialite

The Senator and the Socialite

by Graham, Lawrence Otis

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780060184124
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£84.46

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Harper Collins, 2006. First printing. Signed on title page. The story of Blanche Kelso Bruce and his heirs. With B&W photo supplement on coated paper. Extensive Chapter Notes at end. Unread, near new in like DJ with an "Autographed" sticker to front. 456 pp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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cover of The Revere Beach Trilogy

The Revere Beach Trilogy

by Merullo, Roland

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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£105.58

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Crown Publishers / Beacon Press Henry Holt, 1998. All first printings. In Revere... inscribed on half-title. These two novels and one memoir comprise the author's life and experience in a very interesting Massachusetts community with a unique history and subculture. Merullo writes with a deep understanding of both sides of the ethnic coin. All three novels are well worth… Read more
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cover of Reflex and Bone Structure: A Novel

Reflex and Bone Structure: A Novel

by Major, Clarence

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citynightsbooks
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780914590163
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£232.27

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Fiction Collective : distributed by G. Braziller, 1975. First edition stated. Inscribed to two people on title page, one of whom is the late Boston poet laureate Sam Cornish. Black cloth, white titles. Book very good but for a small dollop of white paint at base of spine, mild spotting to top edge. DJ also very good with rubbing. 145… Read more
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cover of Homer & Langley: A Novel

Homer & Langley: A Novel

by Doctorow, E.L.

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Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781400064946
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£54.90

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Random House, 2009. First printing. Flatsigned on title page. Based on the lives of NYC's Collyer brothers. Unread and as new in like DJ with an 'autographed' sticker to front panel. 208 pp.. Signed By Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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cover of Without Paradise

Without Paradise

by Hoffman, Richard

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Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781891812330
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£33.78

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Cedar Hill Books, 2002. First softcover edition. Inscribed on title page to the late Boston Poet Laureate Sam Cornish. A near fine copy. 72 pp.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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cover of The Ultimate Good Luck

The Ultimate Good Luck

by Ford, Richard

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club (BCE).
ISBN
9780002718530
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£25.34

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Vintage/Ebury (A Division of Random House Group), 1989. Black binding, gilt titles. Flatsigned on title page. Book club issue evident from lack of price on DJ. Unread, as new in like DJ. 201 pp.. Signed by Author. Book Club (BCE).. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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cover of The Dead Zone: Signed, Unique First-State Copy

The Dead Zone: Signed, Unique First-State Copy

by King, Stephen

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£1,858.12

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Viking Press, 1979. First trade edition. Black cloth spine, gray boards, gilt titles. Inscribed on ffep. Defective copy: This copy is missing a number of forematter pages, including cr page, title page, dedication page and author's note. According to Barry Levin in 'Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature,' Stephen King had complained to Viking Press about some poorly-printed first-run copies that… Read more
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cover of No

No

by Major, Clarence

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citynightsbooks
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780878290062
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£105.58

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Emerson Hall, 1973. First edition stated.; Orange cloth, brown titles. Inscribed by author on title page. Book very good with edge spotting all around. DJ also very good with faint Brodart stripe to front and back. 207 pp. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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cover of Step-By-Step to the Top: The Saga of Historically Black Universities

Step-By-Step to the Top: The Saga of Historically Black Universities

by Hytche, William P.

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781885066534
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£54.90

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Nilved & Associates, 1999. First edition (NAP). Inscribed in a rather shaky hand on half-title. The autobiography of the former president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES). B&W photos, some rather grainy, in test. Hytche writes about his academic career, as well as his international travels and early life in the segregated army. Various appendices at end. Book… Read more
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cover of The Devil Take a Crooked House

The Devil Take a Crooked House

by O'Leary, Tomas

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Published
2012
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780899240558
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£38.01

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Lynx House Press, 2012. First edition (NAP). Flatsigned on title page. The second book of poems by the author of Fool at the Funeral. Near fine with light shelfwear. 72 pp.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Honor Thy Father

by Talese, Gay

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citynightsbooks
Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£126.69

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World Publishing Company, 1971. Stated first printing. Faux leather binding, gilt titles, inset photo to front of Joseph Bonano, genealogical chart endsheets. Flatsigned by author on second leaf. A collective biography of the Bonanno family and their rise to power in the Mafia. Center photo supplement on coated paper. Book good only, with split to boards at binding edge (does… Read more
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cover of No Saving Grace

No Saving Grace

by Klein, Zachary

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citynightsbooks
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780449907337
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£33.78

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Ballantine Books, 1994. First printing. Inscribed on title page. Mystery set Boston involving a Hasidic Jewish sect. Book unread, near fine. DJ like with near fine with slight rubbing. 322 pp.. Signed by Author. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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cover of Orphan Journey Home

Orphan Journey Home

by Ketchum, Liza

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780380809882
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£21.12

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HarperTrophy, 2002. First printing of this edition. Inscribed by author on title page. Very well-written suspense historical novel featuring a quartet of orphaned children seeking asylum with some relatives. Very good with small bump/crease at back cover, aging to paper. 129 pp.. Signed By Author. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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cover of When the Black Lotus Blooms

When the Black Lotus Blooms

by Saunders, Elizabeth A., Ed.

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780934227063
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£105.58

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Unnameable Pr, 1990. Stated first edition. Black cloth, gilt titles and elaborate decoration to front board. Limited edition copy #151 of 452, with signature pages containing 42 writers' signatures. Full-page illustrations by various artists. Introduction by Robert R. McCammon. An anthology of 'dark fantasy' with contributions by Jane Yolan, Scott H. Urban, Thomas E. Fuller, Brad Strickland, Janet Fox, S.K.… Read more
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cover of Untitled (Boy in Western Costume)

Untitled (Boy in Western Costume)

by Foster, Lenny

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citynightsbooks
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£38.01

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Taos, NM: Lenny Foster, 2000. Date approxmate, no date given. Photographic print pasted on 5x7 greeting card, blank inside. Signed in pencil by photographer in lower right hand corner. Very good plus with small bump at bottom of centerfold. . 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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