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The Negro in Brazilian Literature (SIGNED COPY)

By Sayers, Raymond S.

New York: Hispanic Institutre in the United States , 1956. First printing, scarce hardcover edition. 240 pp. + errata page tipped in at rear, frontis port. of Mae de Santo, five other photo portraits of authors, biblio, index of authors, general index, octavo format in cream leatherette binding, gold spine titles. INSCRIBED by Mr. Sayers "To Peter and Patricia M_____ from Raymond, December 1960".. Signed by Author. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.



By Clarke, Austin

Toronto: Thomas Allen & Son, 2008. First printing. Hardcover edition in dust jacket. No owner's name, no wear, not price-clipped. Appears unread. This copy is inscribed by the author on the title page: "To Tabatha S____ the great writer, with love Austin Clarke 18 September 2008". The inscribee is a Canada journalist working for a major newspaper. . Signed by Author. 1st. Hardcover. As New/Dust Jacket Included.


The Last Year of Malcolm X: The Evolution of a Revolutionary

By Breitman, George

NY: Merit, 1967. First printing. 169 pp., photos, notes, biblio, octavo, black cloth. Text is Nearly Fine with no wear, no owner's marks, just some dustiness to the top-edge. Dj is not clipped, has a bit of edge-wear, mostly to tips, few short edge-tears. Scarce book, especially in this condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Mother Wit from the Laughing Barrel: Readings in the Interpretation of Afro-American Folklore
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Mother Wit from the Laughing Barrel: Readings in the Interpretation of Afro-American Folklore

By Dundes, Alan

Prentice-Hall, 1973. Scarce first printing. 673 pp., octavo, green cloth. Text is Nearly Fine with no owner's name, no noteiceable wear, small spot on top of text block. Dj is price-clipped, has minor edge-wear, no noticeable tears. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Blow it Up! The Black Student Revolt at San Fransisco State and the Emergence of Dr. Hayakawa

By Karagueuzian, Dikran

Boston: Gambit, 1971. First printing, stated. Octavo hardcover in dustjacket. No owner's name to text. Average wear to book and dj with some tears, dampstaining to foot of spine. A useable reading copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.



By Coetzee, J. M

Johannesburg: Ravan, 1982. First softcover printing. Octavo, orange covers. Tight, square, unworn copy with no serious flaws. Small owner's name inside blacked out, light wear to tips, spine a bit sunned. An attractive copy of this uncommon book.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.


Mom Suse (SIGNED)

By Willis, Vivian

Toronto: Self-published, 1994 First printing. 87 pp. + extensive photo section, octavo, softcover. Biography of "Mm Suse" the black woman reputed to be "witch of North Preston, Nova Scotia". INSCRIBED by the author "all my love..." Fine copy. Scarce.. Soft Cover. Fine.


The Literature and Thought of Modern Africa, a Survey

By Wauthier, Claude

Praeger, 1966 First printing. 8vo, cloth, dustjacket. Fine text in Nearly Fine dj..


Tambia Bourri: Only one man stands against the darkest forces of voodoo

By Updite, Evelyn Fields

Exposition Press of Florida, Pompano Beach, 1987., 1987. First Edition. 8vo, black cloth. VG in dj with some tears to spine and rear panel with inside tape repair. Lengthy non-authorial inscription to a film producer who was considering making a film of this book. Uncommon.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.



By Shange, Ntozake

shameless hussy press, Berkeley, 1977., 1977 First edition. 16mo, ill. wraps. Nearly Fine with faint crease to rear cover.. 1st Edition. Soft cover.


Freedom School Poetry

By Hughes, Langston (foreword)

Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Atlanta, 1965., 1965 First printing. 47 pp., 8vo, stapled in illustrated card covers. Nearly Fine copy with virtually no sign of wear. No names, no tears, no creases.. 1st Edition.


It is No More a Cry: Namibian Poetry in Exile

By Belber, Henning. (ed.)

Basler Afrika Bibliographien, Basel, 1982., 1982. First printing. 60 pp. 8vo, quality softcover. Folding map in rear. Nearly Fine. Uncommon.. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.


Modern African American Writers

By Bruccoli, Matthew J. & Judith S. Baughman

Facts on File, 1994., 1994. First printing. 92 pp., biblio, index, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. Ex-lib but with no external markings. Fresh dj in protective mylar. Attractive copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


American Black Women in the Arts and Social Sciences:a Bibliographic Survey:  A Bibliographic Survey
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American Black Women in the Arts and Social Sciences:a Bibliographic Survey: A Bibliographic Survey

By Williams, Ora

Scarecrow Press, 1973. First printing. 141 pp., index, 8vo, gray cloth, no dj. One small libary stamp inside, pocket scuff on rear endpaper. Very clean, tight, unworn copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good.


Three Poets: Poems from Bangladesh Series

By Rashid, M. H

Bangladesh Books, Dacca, 1976., 1976. First printing. 73 pp. errata, 8vo, red decorated cloth, no dj. VG copy with some soil spots to rear cloth. Fresh, tight copy of this scarce book including work by Shamsur Rahman, Al Mahmud and Shaheed Quaderi.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good.


Soul on Ice

By Cleaver, Eldridge

Delta, 1968, 1968 second softcover printing, 210 pp., ex-lib reading copy 5. Soft cover.