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Burning Down the House: MOVE and the Tragedy of Philadelphia

By: Anderson, John & Hevenor, Hilary

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Norton: c1987

Edition: First

Seller ID: 004811

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


409p. View more info

Hampton and its students. By two of its teachers, Mrs. M. F. Armstrong and Helen W. Ludlow. With fifty cabin and plantation songs, arranged by Thomas P. Fenner.

By: Armstrong, M. F. (Mary Frances) & Ludlow, Helen W.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1874

Edition: First

Seller ID: 31473

Condition: Very good condition


256, [1] p. : fold. front., illus. 22 cm. Songs (with music for voice with piano for the accompaniment): p. [171]-255. View more info

Reading from Giovanni's Room and Another Country

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, CMS Records: ca. 1963

Seller ID: 005611

Condition: good condition


33 1/3 long playing record in original sleeve. View more info

Slaves in the Family

By: Ball, Edward

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: c1998

Seller ID: 014819

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


504p., illus. View more info

Langston Hughes: Before and Beyond Harlem

By: Berry, Faith

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Wings Books: [1995]

Edition: reprint ed.

Seller ID: 004584

ISBN: 0517147696

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


394p. illus. View more info

Braitwaite's Anthology of Magazine Verse for 1923 and Yearbook of American Poetry

By: Braithwaite, William Stanley, ed.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Brimmer Co.: 1923

Edition: First

Seller ID: 013594

Condition: Very good condition; small split at top of spine


376 & 188 p. Includes W. Bynner, H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), R. Frost, Robert Hillyer, Vachel Lindsay, Amy Lowell, J. C. Ransom , Allen Tate and others. The editor, William Stanley Braithwaite, was a self-educated African American author, publisher, educator and anthologist. View more info

Our Lady's choir, a contemporary anthology of verse by Catholic sisters, edited by William Stanley Braithwaite; with a foreword by the Rev. Hugh Francis Blunt and an introduction by Ralph Adams Cram

By: Braithwaite, William Stanley, editor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Bruce Humphries: 1931

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33

Condition: Very good condition in slipcase


xxx, 213, [1] p. 21 cm.. 2575 copies printed. One of 2000 numbered copies on Hamilton's mellow book. Printed by The Southworth Press. Portland. Limited ed. signed by the editor. The editor, William Stanley Braithwaite, was a self-educated African American author, publisher, educator and anthologist. View more info

Our Lady's Choir: A Contemporary Anthology of Verse by Catholic Sisters

By: Braithwaite, William Stanley, editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Bruce Humphries: 1931

Seller ID: 25060

Condition: Good condition, clean & tight


213p. Introduction by Ralph Adams Cram. The editor, William Stanley Braithwaite, was a self-educated African American author, publisher, educator and anthologist. View more info

Anthology of Magazine Verse for 1925 and Yearbook of American Poetry

By: Braithwaite, William Stanley, editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, B. J. Brimmer Co.: 1925

Edition: First

Seller ID: 42065

Condition: Very good condition


383 & 208 p. Includes Katharine Bates, Stephen Benet, Witter Bynner, Elizabeth Coatsworth, Countee Cullen, William Faulkner, Archibald MacLeish, Allan Tate, and many more. The editor, William Stanley Braithwaite, was a self-educated African American author, publisher, educator and anthologist. View more info

Anthology of Magazine Verse for 1921 and Yearbook of American Poetry

By: Braithwaite, William Stanley, editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Small Maynard & Co.: 1921

Edition: First

Seller ID: 42066

Condition: Very good condition, edges of binding lightly worn


294 p. Includes Maxwell Anderson, H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), Robert Frost, DuBose Heyward, James Weldon Johnson, Amy Lowell, Elinor Wylie and many more. The editor, William Stanley Braithwaite, was a self-educated African American author, publisher, educator and anthologist. View more info

The Hornes: An American Family

By: Buckley, Gail Lumet

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1986

Edition: First

Seller ID: 014380

Condition: Very good condition in fair d.j.


262p., illus. The author is Lena Horne's daughter. View more info

Captain Canot, or, Twenty years of an African slaver : being an account of his career and adventures on the coast, in the interior, on shipboard, and in the West Indies / written out and edited from the captain’s journals, memoranda and conversations, by Brantz Mayer

By: Canot, Theodore & Mayer, Brantz

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and company: 1854

Edition: First

Seller ID: 41078

Condition: Very good condition, lighly foxed, original publisher's cloth, hinges worn


xvii, 448 p. front., plates. Added t.-p., engraved. View more info

Early Days of Coastal Georgia. Photographs by Orrin Sage Wightment.

By: Cate, Margaret Davis

Price: $45.00

Publisher: St. Simon's Island, Georgia, Fort Frederica Association: [1970]

Edition: 6th edition

Seller ID: 22599

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


Oversize, 235p., illus. View more info

The Negro and Crime in Virginia

By: Chamberlain, Bernard P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Virginia: 1936

Seller ID: 012816

Condition: Very good condition


132 p. SOFTCOVER. Publications of the Phelps-Stokes Fellowship Papers, no. 15. View more info

Black saga : the African American experience

By: Christian, Charles Melvin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1995

Seller ID: 29001

ISBN: 0395687179

Condition: Very good condition in good d.j.


608pp. 24 cm. View more info

The Black Christ & Other Poems

By: Cullen, Countee

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1929

Edition: First

Seller ID: 008299

Condition: Good condition, ca. 1" missing from top of d.j. spine in worn d.j.


110p., illus. View more info

Black Maestro : The Epic Life of an American Legend

By: Drape, Joe

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: c2006

Seller ID: 38769

Condition: Very good condition, some dog-ears & 1 page with underlining


280p. View more info

Paul Robeson

By: Duberman, Martin Bauml

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1988

Edition: First

Seller ID: 006245

Condition: Very good condition; remainder red dot on top edge. in good d.j.


804p., illus. View more info

Eneas Africanus

By: Edwards, Harry Stillwell

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Macon, Ga., J. W. Burke Co.: c1951

Seller ID: 014000

Condition: Good condition


47p., illus. View more info

Eneas Africanus

By: Edwards, Harry Stillwell

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Macon, Ga., J. W. Burke Co.: 1921

Seller ID: 32924

Condition: Good condition, backstrip of cover worn


40p. View more info