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1598422405 A BLUE MOUNTAIN ARTS COLLECTION, Dream: The Words and Inspiration of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Me-We)
A BLUE MOUNTAIN ARTS COLLECTION
Dream: The Words and Inspiration of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Me-We)
U.S.A. Blue Mountain Arts. 2007, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1598422405). Hardcover. Stated first printing. Cloth spine, pictorial boards. No DJ as issued. With an Introduction by Archbishoped Desmond Tutu. Includes historic photos in sepiatone. Very decorative design and layout. Nice gift book. 95 pp. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 14508
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 23.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2799]
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039307465X ABUBADIKA, MWLINA IMIRI (SONNY CARSON), The Education of Sonny Carson
ABUBADIKA, MWLINA IMIRI (SONNY CARSON)
The Education of Sonny Carson
W. W. Norton & Co. 1972, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 039307465X). Hardcover. First printing. Black cloth, red/green titles. Autobiography of a native New Yorker and his encounters with the social and political forces of the 1960s. Book very good plus with some edge soil. DJ also very good with little wear. Rare. 203 pp. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 15820
USD 225.00 [Appr.: EURO 208.75 | £UK 174.75 | JP¥ 25190]
Keywords: The Sixties 039307465x

 ADAMS, ALICE DANA, The Neglected Period of Anti-Slavery in America 1808-1831
ADAMS, ALICE DANA
The Neglected Period of Anti-Slavery in America 1808-1831
Williamstown, MA, Corner House Publishers. 1973, 1st Thus. Hardcover. Book, Reprint of original 1908 edition.Turquoise cloth, gilt titles. An evaluation of the referenced period in chapters covering public opinion, attitude of the churches, organized efforts to end slavery and remedies proposed by the American Convention. Heavily footnoted and including several appendices. Unread and fine in like DJ. 307 pp. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 7033
USD 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 41.75 | £UK 35 | JP¥ 5038]

 AFRICA RESEARCH GROUP, International Dependency in the 1970s
AFRICA RESEARCH GROUP
International Dependency in the 1970s
Cambridge, MA, Africa Research Group. 1970, 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Typewritten magazine with self cover. Contains various articles on multinational corporations, foreign aid, agribusiness, the World Bank. Very good with aging to paper, small stain at top edge. Rare. 64 pp. Very Good.
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Book number: 15084
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Keywords: The Sixties

080211623X ALEXANDER, AMY, ED., The Farrakhan Factor: African American Writers on Leadership, Nationhood, and Minister Louis Farrakhan
ALEXANDER, AMY, ED.
The Farrakhan Factor: African American Writers on Leadership, Nationhood, and Minister Louis Farrakhan
U.S.A. Grove Press. 1997, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 080211623X). Hardcover. First printing. A collection of esays by Henry Louis Gates, Michael Eric Dyson, Stanley Crouch, Derrick Bell, Gwendolyn Brooks and others on Farrakhan, his influence and his critics. Some of the essays have Chapter Notes, others are more journalistic in style. Book near fine, DJ likewise near fine. 3008 pp. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 14064
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0679442286 ALEXANDER, ADELE LOGAN, Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926
ALEXANDER, ADELE LOGAN
Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926
U.S.A. Pantheon. 1999, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0679442286). Hardcover. First printing. Genealogical chart endsheets. Two B&W photo supplements on matte finish paper. The author, then a professor at George Washington Univ, traces her family's history through deprivation into the middle class. Extensive chapter notes included. Book unread with small binding flaw resulting in wrinkled page at binding, one page miscut as a result. DJ near fine. Reviewer materials laid in. 694 pp. Very Good/Near Fine.
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Book number: 14067
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 ALLEN, ROBERT L., Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History
ALLEN, ROBERT L.
Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History
Doubleday & Co. 1969, First Edition. Hardcover. Book, Stated first edition. Grey cloth spine, black cloth boards, black/red titles. Chapter headings include: The Social Context of Black Power; Black Nationalism; Black Power and Bourgeois Black Nationalism; Corporate Imperialism vs. Black Liberation; The Black Radical. Book very good with a couple of small stains at top edge and fading to endsheets. DJ sunned at spine, soil & edgewear, one short tear. 251 pp. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 2604
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 46.5 | £UK 39 | JP¥ 5598]

1586480928 ANDERSON, HENRY CLAY, Separate, But Equal: The Mississippi Photographs of Henry Clay Anderson
ANDERSON, HENRY CLAY
Separate, But Equal: The Mississippi Photographs of Henry Clay Anderson
PublicAffairs. 2002, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 1586480928). Hardcover. Assumed first printing. Oversized quarto. Black cloth, gilt titles. With essays by Henry Clay Anderson, Shawn Wilson, Clifton L. Taulbert and Mary Panzer. Unread, as new in pub's Shrinkwrap. 152 pp. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 15108
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 APTHEKER, HERBERT, One Continual Cry
APTHEKER, HERBERT
One Continual Cry
Humanities Press. 1965, 1st Edition. Hardcover. First edition (NAP). Blue-black cloth, gilt titles, black topstain. A study of David Walker's 'Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World (1829-1830),' including the full text of the fhird and final edition of the Appeal. Book very good plus with some aging to paper. DJ very good with aging, a few chips at spine-ends/flap folds.150 pp. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 14136
USD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 69.75 | £UK 58.25 | JP¥ 8397]

0060102225 BALLARD, ALLEN B., The Education Of Black Folk: The Afro-american Struggle For Knowledge In White America
BALLARD, ALLEN B.
The Education Of Black Folk: The Afro-american Struggle For Knowledge In White America
Harper & Row. 1973, First Edition. (ISBN: 0060102225). Hardcover. Book, Salmon/cream cloth binding, brown titles. Stated first edition. Author has been an academic dean and in this study, addresses various aspects of higher education for African Americans, including the 'talented tenth' theory, the development of separate institutions and other educational trends. Book very good plus with light spotting to top edges of boards and at foreedge. DJ also very good with ghost-like stripes from old-style Brodart to back panel, minor edgewear. 173 pp. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 9420
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 BARAKA, AMIRI, A Black Value System
BARAKA, AMIRI
A Black Value System
Newark, N.J. Jihad Productions. 1969, 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Stated first printing. Staplebound wraps with pink endsheets. Essay first published in the Black Scholar in 1969. Very good with light aging to wraps. Sticker affixed to front with inkstamp price of $1.25. 16 pp. Very Good.
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Book number: 14801
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 BARAKA, IMAMU AMIRI, Kawaida Studies: The New Nationalism
BARAKA, IMAMU AMIRI
Kawaida Studies: The New Nationalism
Third World Press. 1972, 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Book, First printing, stated. Six essays on various topics, including technology, women, pan-Africanism, nationalism and values. Very good with a few small stains to cover, minor soil. Text block fine. Rare. 55 pp. Very Good.
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Book number: 8296
USD 165.00 [Appr.: EURO 153 | £UK 128 | JP¥ 18473]

 BARBOUR, FLOYD, ED., The Black Power Revolt
BARBOUR, FLOYD, ED.
The Black Power Revolt
Boston, MA, Extending Horizons Books. 1968, First Edition. Soft Cover. Book, First softcover printing. A collection of essays by Benjamin Banneker, Stokely Carmichael, Frederick Douglass, WEB DuBois, Henry Garnet, Marcus Garvey, Charles V. Hamilton, LeRoi Joines, Malcolm X, Alvin F. Poussaint, Nat Turner, Margaret Walker and many others. Inscribed by Floyd Barbour on ffep. Very good with some cover soil, small edge stains, sunning to spine. 287 pp. Very Good. Signed by Author(s).
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Book number: 6437
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 37.25 | £UK 31.25 | JP¥ 4478]
Keywords: Signed & Inscribed

039303593X BELL-SCOTT, PATRICIA, ED., Life Notes: Personal Writings by Contemporary Black Women
BELL-SCOTT, PATRICIA, ED.
Life Notes: Personal Writings by Contemporary Black Women
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. W W Norton & Co Inc. 1994, First Edition. (ISBN: 039303593X). Hardcover. Book, First printing. Rust boards, oatmeal cloth spine, green titles. Contributors include: Ai, Toi Derricotte, Audre Lorde, Jamaica Kincaid, Barbara Smith, Pearl Cleage, Alice Walker, Sonia Sanchez, bell hooks, Rita Dove others. As-new, unread copy in like DJ with a remainder mark on bottom edge and two tiny marks on ffep. 429 pp. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 2723
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.75 | £UK 15.75 | JP¥ 2239]
Keywords: Women's History 039303593x

0684818884 BENJAMIN QUARLES, The Negro in the Making of America: Third Edition Revised, Updated, and Expanded
BENJAMIN QUARLES
The Negro in the Making of America: Third Edition Revised, Updated, and Expanded
U.S.A. Touchstone. 1996, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0684818884). Soft Cover. First printing of this trade paperback edition. With a new Introduction by V.P. Franklin. A century-by-century account of the presence of African Americans in the US. A very good copy with considerable aging to paper, damprippling to top foreedge. 414 pp. Very Good.
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Book number: 14000
USD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 14 | £UK 11.75 | JP¥ 1679]
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