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Witnesses for Freedom: Negro Americans in Autobiography

By Barton, Rebecca Chalmers

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1948. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. This book is a study of the life-stories of 23 Negro Americans, from Booker T. Washington to Richard Wright. Green boards with gilt spine lettering. Gift note to Julia & Paul Child on front pastedown. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped. Dj has chips, tears and edgewear. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Black Minority in Early New York

By Kobrin, David

Albany: University of the State of New York, State Education Department, 1971. Edition not Stated. Saddle-Stitched Pamphlet. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 45 pages. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Anatomy of African Misery
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Anatomy of African Misery

By Lord Olivier

New York: Negro Universities Press, 1969. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Originally published in 1927 by Leonard and Virginia Woolf in London. Brown cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son

By Baldwin, James

New York: Dial Press, 1961. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. This book records the last months of a major American writer's long self-exile in Europe, his return to America and to Harlem, and his first trip South at the time when the school integration battle was exploding. Red paper boards with black cloth spine. Head/heel of spine bumped. Foxing on endpapers. Page edges slightly yellowed. Dj has chips, tears, and edgewear. In protective jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.