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A History of The Links, Incorporated

By Parker, Marjorie H.

N. P.: Marjorie H Parker, 1992. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Quarto. 194 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and white illustrated dust jacket. DJ has a few scuffs, has a 3.5 wide by 2.5 inch long scuff patch on rear cover that is noticeable. Text is clean and sound.

$45.00

The Fourteenth Amendment and the United States. A Study of the Operation of the Restraint Clauses of Section One of the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States

By Collins, Charles Wallace

Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1912. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 220 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. The binding shows light to moderate wear. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. The outside edges and the endpapers are foxed. Occasional foxing in the text. Signed on the front pastedown by S. F. Mordecai. Samuel F. Mordecai (1852-1927) was the first dean of the Law School at Trinity College (now Duke University) in Durham, North Carolina. Charles W. Collins (1879-1964) was born in Alabama and was a member of the Alabama Bar. He moved to the D.C. area in the late 1910s and worked with the Library of Congress. He died in Maryland. Collins' did not seem to be in favor of the Fourteenth Amendment.

$145.00

FBI and Martin Luther King, Jr: From "Solo" to Memphis
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FBI and Martin Luther King, Jr: From "Solo" to Memphis

By Garrow, David J.

New York and London: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 320 pages, indexed. Hardcover in variously coloured illustrated dust jacket. DJ has light soiling. Small tear at lower edge of rear cover. Text has some highlighting and written notations in the margin. Prior owner's blindstamp imprint on some pages.

$8.00

Tobe - (UNC Press Enduring Edition)

By Sharpe, Stella Gentry

Chapel Hill, North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Press. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 121 pages. Softcover in blue and white wrappers. Binding is scuffed. White price sticker residue on rear cover. Text is clean and sound.

$7.00

The Heritage of Blacks in North Carolina.  Volume I, 1990
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The Heritage of Blacks in North Carolina. Volume I, 1990

By Simmons-Henry, Linda; Foreword by Alex Haley

Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.A.: Delmar Pub, 1990. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. 492 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in black cloth with a gold foil seal on the front cover. Light wear to the binding. There is a nick in the gold foil on the front cover. Otherwise sound and clean within. Illustrated.

$45.00

The Seasons of America Past

By Sloane, Eric

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. 150 pages. Hardcover with a black pictorial dust jacket. The jacket shows some rubbing and is price-clipped, but a Harper & Row publisher's gold price sticker of $10.95 is affixed to the front inner flap. The book is sound and clean. The only copyright date is 1958, but there is a number line of 8-9-10 on the copyright page. Likely a 1970s printing.

$8.00

The College Built on Prayer: Mary McLeod Bethune

By Dees, Jesse Walter

Daytona Beach, Fla: Bethune-Cookman College, 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 24mo. 78 pages. Hardcover bound in burnt sienna cloth. The binding shows some rubbing and wear, and the headcap is a bit bumped. A sound copy with clean text.One of the signatures is partially attached to the text block. Photographic portrait frontis of Mary M. Bethune. The college that Bethune helped found is now Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, Florida. It is an historically African-American school.

$40.00

The Image of the Indian and the Black Man in American Art, 1590-1900

By Parry, Ellwood

New York: George Braziller, 1974. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Royal 8vo. 258 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a brown and grey dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. The book is sound and clean.

$10.00

Hansberry's Drama: Commitment Amid Complexity
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Hansberry's Drama: Commitment Amid Complexity

By Carter, Steven R.

Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1991. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 199 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a pale green dust jacket. Minimal wear to the jacket; the front inner flap of the jacket has a crease. Book is sound and clean.

$7.00

Frederick Douglass and the Fourth of July
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Frederick Douglass and the Fourth of July

By Colaiaco, James A.

New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. Soft cover. Very Good. Large 12mo. 246 pages, indexed. Softcover in tan and white wrappers. Wrappers show light wear. White price sticker on rear cover. Text is clean.

$6.00

Negro Playwrights in the American Theatre, 1925-1959
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Negro Playwrights in the American Theatre, 1925-1959

By Doris E. Abramson

New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1969. Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. 335 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in brown cloth. A fresh, clean copy.

$6.00

The Unknown Soldiers: Black American Troops in World War I
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The Unknown Soldiers: Black American Troops in World War I

By Arthur E. Barbeau; Florette Henri

Philadelphia: Temple Univ Pr, 1974. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 279 pages. Hardcover with an orange dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. The book has some foxing on the outside edges of the text block but is otherwise sound and clean within.

$15.00

A Slaver's Log Book: or 20 Years' Residence in Africa The Original 1853 Manuscript by Captain Theophilus Conneau
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A Slaver's Log Book: or 20 Years' Residence in Africa The Original 1853 Manuscript by Captain Theophilus Conneau

By Conneau, Captain Theophilus; Introduction by Mabel M. Smythe

Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1976. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 370 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. Light to moderate wear to the jacket. The top edge of the jacket is darkened, and there are a few contact marks on the jacket. Book is sound and clean.

$8.00

Ready From Within: Septima Clark and the Civil Rights Movement
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Ready From Within: Septima Clark and the Civil Rights Movement

By Clark, Septima

Navarro, CA: Wild Trees Press, 1986. Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 134 pages. Softcover in yellow illustrated wrappers. Binding is lightly rubbed. Text is clean. Illustrations throughout.

$12.50

Charles W. Chesnutt America's First Great Black Novelist

By J. Noel Heermance

Hamden, Connecticut: Archon Books, 1974. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 258 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white and burgundy dust jacket. Moderate rubbing to the jacket, which is price-clipped. The book is sound and clean.

$15.00

Lifting the Veil: A Political History of Struggles for Emancipation
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Lifting the Veil: A Political History of Struggles for Emancipation

By Richard A. Couto

Knoxville: Univ of Tennessee Pr, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 330 pages, indeed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy with clean text.

$25.00

Understanding Everyday Racism: An Interdisciplinary Theory (SAGE Series on Race and Ethnic Relations)
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Understanding Everyday Racism: An Interdisciplinary Theory (SAGE Series on Race and Ethnic Relations)

By Philomena Essed

Newbury Park, London, New Delhi: SAGE Publications, Inc, 1991. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 322 pages. Soft cover bound in blue and grey wrappers. Light to moderate wear to the binding; the top corner of the front cover is creased. A sound copy with clean text.

$35.00

The Marrow of Tradition

By Chesnutt, Charles W.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1901. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 12mo. 329 pages Hardcover bound in yellow cloth with cover designs embossed in black and silver. The binding is rubbed and worn and smudged from handling. There is some pale spotting on the spine, affecting the author's name. A sound copy with clean text. Signed on the front flyleaf by North Carolina author Guy B. Johnson. Chesnutt was an African-American author born in Ohio but who was raised in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The setting of this novel is the 1898 race riots in Wilmington, North Carolina.

$100.00

The Possumist and Other Stories

By Frazer, William H.; Introduction by Julian S. Miller

Charlotte, North Carolina: The Murrill Press, 1924. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Donald A. Sprout. 16mo. 68 pages. Hardcover bound in white and blue cloth with a brown paper label on the front cover. Light to moderate wear to the binding. The remains of the dust jacket are laid in loosely inside the book. Frazer was the President of Queen's College in Charlotte, N.C. Some of the pieces are written in rural "negro dialect.

$15.00

Many Captives.

By Owen, John.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1930. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 315 pages. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. Moderate wear to the jacket, with brief tears at the spine endgs. Jacket is price-clipped. The book is sound and clean with secure inner hinges.

$25.00

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