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SLAVES IN THE FAMILY

By: Ball, Edward

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux (T): 1998

Seller ID: 92953

ISBN: 0374265828

Condition: As New in Very Good+ dust jacket


504 pp; DJ has some light shelf wear, inner flaps are creased and price clipped. Book is like new. An attractive copy. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. View more info

SLAVES IN THE FAMILY

By: Ball, Edward

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 93750

ISBN: 0374265828

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


504 pp; DJ is price clipped with very faint shelf wear at spine tips, cloth at lower corner of front board has a very small faded spot, else an excellent copy, Stated 1st Edition. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. View more info

SCHOLAR'S CONSCIENCE: SELECTED WRITINGS OF J. SAUNDERS REDDING, 1942-1977

By: Berry, Faith (editor)

Price: $6.85

Publisher: Lexington, Ky, U. S. A., University Press of Kentucky: 1992

Seller ID: 29184

ISBN: 0813108063

Condition: Very Good


Wraps show a little edgewear, else an excellent copy, binding tight, pages clean and bright. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ESSAY ON LIBERTY AND SLAVERY

By: Bledsoe, Albert Taylor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1856

Seller ID: 94359

Condition: Good+


383 pp; Sabin 5892. Pro-slavery publication. Spine is faded, corners are bumped, boards have some staining and minor water damage, not affecting text block. Previous owner's bookplate and stamp on front pastedown, light foxing. Binding is tight. View more info

BOWLES STAR POEM BOOK NO. 3, POEMS FOR ALL OCCASIONS

By: Bowles, Lillian M.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Bowles Music House: 1915

Seller ID: 90609

Condition: Very Good-


No date stated, circa 1915, African American poem book from Chicago, IL. Wraps are toned and show moderate edgewear & soiling, previous owner's name on rear wrap, pages are toned, several pages are dog-eared, else stapled binding is sound and pages are clean. Not paginated. View more info

AFRICAN AMERICAN FRATERNITIES AND SORORITIES: THE LEGACY AND THE VISION (2ND REVISED ED)

By: Brown, Tamara L. ; Parks, Gregory S. and Phillips, Clarenda M. (Eds. )

Price: $23.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 2012

Edition: 2nd Revised Edition

Seller ID: 85945

ISBN: 0813136628

Condition: New in New dust jacket


496 pp; Excellent book. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

FREEDOM'S MAIN LINE: THE JOURNEY OF RECONCILIATION AND THE FREEDOM RIDES (CIVIL RIGHTS AND THE STRUGGLE FOR BLACK EQUALITY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY)

By: Catsam, Derek Charles

Price: $34.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 83131

ISBN: 0813125111

Condition: New in New dust jacket


419 pp; Excellent book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

PHILOSOPHY OF SPIKE LEE

By: Conard, Mark T. (Ed. )

Price: $15.85

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 2011

Seller ID: 90033

ISBN: 0813133807

Condition: New in New dust jacket


251 pp; Excellent book. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

WHITE SONG AND A BLACK ONE

By: Cotter, Joseph S.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Bradley & Gilbert Co.: 1909

Seller ID: 94353

Condition: Good+


64 pp; Minor edge wear on corners and spine, some soiling on boards. Binding is weak but not cracked, pages are all secure. Previous owner's name and glue residue from old bookplate on front pastedown, small ink stain on lower corner of fore edge. View more info

ALMANZAR EVARTS, HERO

By: Davis, J. Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macon, GA, J. W. Burke Co.: 1925

Seller ID: 25249

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


163 pp; Fictional piece with black vaudeville-ish dialect. Spine is very slightly faded and edge worn; one signature is loose and front inner hinge is weak, but binding is generally tight. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

MILITANT MEDIATOR: WHITNEY M. YOUNG

By: Dickerson, Dennis C.

Price: $23.85

Publisher: Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky: 2004

Seller ID: 82703

ISBN: 0813190819

Condition: New


384 pp; Excellent book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

BRIDGING RACE DIVIDES: BLACK NATIONALISM, FEMINISM, AND INTEGRATION IN THE UNITED STATES, 1896-1935

By: DOSSETT, KATE

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 2008

Seller ID: 76432

ISBN: 0813031400

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


268 pp; Pages 9-12 are creased. Spine is a little bumped, remainder mark on top fore edge. A bright, clean copy in tight binding. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

LIBERTY LINE: THE LEGEND OF THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

By: Gara, Larry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 81503

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


201 pp; Fore edges are foxed and slightly soiled; previous owner's name on front pastedown. DJ is soiled and edge worn, spine is toned; long closed tear on front panel, top edge of rear panel is chipped. Book is clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

Sketches of Negro Life and History in South Carolina.

By: Gordon, Asa H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Columbia SC., University of South Carolina Press.: 1971

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 69787

ISBN: 0872492028

Condition: Very Good+


Trade paperback. Light edgewear, sunned spine, interior clean tight and unmarked; a great copy. 337p.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

BLACK OVER WHITE: NEGRO POLITICAL LEADERSHIP IN SOUTH CAROLINA DURING RECONSTRUCTION

By: Holt, Thomas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 88365

ISBN: 0252005856

Condition: Near Fine in Fine+ dust jacket


269 pp; Very mild foxing to foredge, else this is a very attractive copy, never used. DJ protected in a clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

HISTORY OF BLACKS IN KENTUCKY: FROM SLAVERY TO SEGREGATION, 1760-1891

By: Lucas, Marion B.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kentucky Historical Society: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 95726

ISBN: 0916968324

Condition: New


430 pp; Excellent book. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ONE GRAIN OF THE SALT : THE FIRST AFRICAN BAPTIST CHURCH WEST OF THE ALLEGHENY MOUNTAINS (AUTHOR SIGNED)

By: McIntyre, L. H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Georgetown, KY, L. H. Mcintyre: 1986

Seller ID: 66036

Condition: Fine


Author signed presentation copy. Front board near spine has very light spotting, otherwise a very attractive copy. 111pp. (previous owners name).; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

ART AND IMAGINATION OF LANGSTON HUGHES

By: Miller, R. Baxter

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Lexington, University Press of Kentucky: 1989

Seller ID: 83639

Condition: New


149 pp; Excellent book; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

COURTING OF MARCUS DUPREE (SIGNED)

By: Morris, Willie

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 79920

ISBN: 0385180098

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


452 pp; Signed author presentation with previous owner's name on front endpage; gift inscription also appears on front endpage. DJ is edge worn and slightly toned, book is clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover.; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info

RECONSTRUCTING RACIAL IDENTITY AND THE AFRICAN PAST IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (NEW WORLD DIASPORAS)

By: Simmons, Kimberly Eison

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida: 2009

Seller ID: 76443

ISBN: 0813033748

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


148 pp; Very slight bumping on corners and spine, remainder mark on top fore edge. A bright, clean copy in tight binding. Dust jacket protected in clear Brodart cover. ; Always Delivery Confirmation. 35 Years Fast Excellent Service. We Know How To Pack Books. View more info