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CARVER:A Great Soul

by Burchard, Peter Duncan

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Published
1998
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Wise As Serpents, 1998. Book. Trade Paperback. A short biography of Carver. A FINE COPY, SIGNED BY AUTHOR, FIRST PRINTING..
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NEGRO PRESIDENT: Jefferson and the Slave Power

NEGRO PRESIDENT: Jefferson and the Slave Power

by Wills, Garry

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Used - Very Good
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Very Good
Published
2003
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Hardcover
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9780618343980
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Houghton, Mifflin, 2003. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A VERY GOOD COPY, FIRST PRINTING, INSCRIBED by Wills. A study of Jefferson's presidency and how the south's power was derived from the number of slaves counted for representation but not allowed to vote. Some small ink spots on front dj. Inscribed .."for Clay, make history Gary Wills".
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The Hickory Chair

The Hickory Chair

by Fraustino, Lisa Rowe

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Published
2001
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780590522489
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Levine Books, 2001. Book. Illus. by Andrews, Benny. Hardcover. A NEAR FINE COPY, SIGNED BY Andrews with an AUTHOR INSCRIBED glossy art gallery card of a B. Andrews' exhibit. The 5 X 7 card 's cover is the same as the book's cover. This is a 4to size Third Printing of Fraustino's story of a Blind African American… Read more about this item
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The Politics Of Immigration And Race

by Geddes, Andrew

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Published
1996
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England: Baseline, 1996. Book. Trade Paperback. A study of immigration and racism in the UK. Some historical info dating back to 1840's and the Irish but mostly covers 1960's and after with non whites immigration. NEAR FINE COPY, FIRST PRINTING..
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The Hampton Album

by Johnston, Frances B.

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Published
1966
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Museum OF Modern Art, 1966. Forty four photographys by Johnston from an album of Hampton Institute with an introduction by Lincoln Kirstein. VERY GOOD COPY.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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Banjo Method: Oh Susanna, Little Light Of Mine, Jesse James and More

by Robertson, Mac and Clement, Robbie and Schmid, Will

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Published
1980
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Paperback
ISBN
9780793538409
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Leonard, 1980. Book 1, includes chapters on "Tuning to The Recording", "Tuning to Piano or Pitch Pipe", How to Hold Left Hand Position". Sheet music for many songs. Large 4to size. VERY GOOD COPY.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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African - American Women Confront The West 1600 - 2000

by Taylor, Quintard and Wilson, Shirley Ann Wilson

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Published
2003
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Hardcover
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9780806135243
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University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. Book. Hardcover. Life experiences of African - American women living in the American West. NEAR FINE COPY, FIRST PRINTING..
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Black American In Autobiography: An Annotated Bibliography of Autobiographies and Autobiographical Books Written Since the Civil War

by Brignano, Russell C.

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Published
1984
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Hardcover
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9780822305590
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Duke University, 1984. Book. Hardcover. Revised and Expanded. FINE COPY, FIRST PRINTING THUS..
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The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao

by Diaz, Junot

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Published
2007
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Paperback
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9781594489587
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Riverhead, 2007. Book. Trade Paperback. First novel by award winning writer Diaz. ADVANCE READING COPY, SIGNED, FIRST PRINTING, NEAR FINE COPY, scarce in ARC printing..
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Transformation and Continuity in Revolutionary Ethiopia

by Clapham, Christopher

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Published
1988
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780521334419
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Cambridge University Press, 1988. Book. Hardcover. Pioneering study of the Ethiopian Revolution of 1974 with emphasis on the institutionalization of the revolutionary regime from 1978 onward. Sunning to DJ spine and a few pages of underlining in first chapter only, owner signature of front endpaper, o/w VERY GOOD COPY, FIRST PRINTING.
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Life Lessons My Mother Taught Me

Life Lessons My Mother Taught Me

by Young, Andrea

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Published
2000
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Paperback
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9781585420070
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Penquin, 2000. The author writes of her upbringing in the South by her extraordinary mother who was also the wife of Andrew Young. Highlights Black Civil Rights era, focus on Black family values, home, family..FINE COPY, FIRST EDITION, ADVANCED READING COPY, glossy pictorial covers, trade paperback style.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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Street Smarts

by Major, Devorah

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Published
1996
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Paperback
ISBN
9781880684276
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Curbstone Press, 1996. Book. Trade Paperback. Poetry by this New England Book Award Winner, mostly abour urban living, many in contemporary Black street dialect. BRIGHT, FINE COPY, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, FIRST PRINTING on title page..
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WHITE TEETH

WHITE TEETH

by Smith, Zadie

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Published
2000
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Hardcover
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 2000. Book. Hardcover. Important debut novel by this Black British author. British edition, FIFTH PRINTING, SIGNED, FINE COPY..
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ONE DROP: A True Story Of Family, Race,  and Secrets

ONE DROP: A True Story Of Family, Race, and Secrets

by Broyard, Bliss

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Published
2007
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Paperback
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9780316163507
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Little, Brown and Company, 2007. Book. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s). After her father's death, Broyard discovered that her father who was a famous book reviewer and essayist for the New York Times, was Black. This book covers some of his story but much of it is Ms. Broyard's search of the family history from New Orleans Creoles and her… Read more about this item
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Fiction and Folklore: The Novels Of Toni Morrison

by Harris, Trudier and (Morrison, Toni)

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1997
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University of Tennessee Press, 1997. A study of Morrison's fiction. THIRD PRINTING, FINE COPY.. Trade Paperback. Book.
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ART:  Drawing; Biko's Lamentation

ART: Drawing; Biko's Lamentation

by Compton, Adrian

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Sepia colored Pen and Ink drawing by this famous Barbadian Artist. Framed and matted, 10" X 7" frame. Mat image opening is 4 1/2 " X 3 1/2" . SIGNED, FINE CONDITION.. Book.
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Six Degrees of Separation

by Guare, John

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Published
1990
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Hardcover
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9780679734819
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Random House, 1990. Guare's award winning play about an African American impostor who manipulates some upscale Manhattanites. Also, was made into a movie. Some sunning to spine o/w SIGNED by Guare, NEAR FINE COPY, bookclub edition but doesn't state it, however, no price on DJ.. Hardcover. Book.
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SONG FOR MY FATHERS: A New Orleans Story In Black And White

SONG FOR MY FATHERS: A New Orleans Story In Black And White

by Sancton, Tom

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Published
2006
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Other Press, 2006. Personal account of a White musican from an upscale New Orleans family who grew up during segregation, trying to learn jazz from aging Black musicians of another era. NEW COPY, REVIEW COPY w/ PUBLISHERS MATERIAL.. Hardcover. Book.
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The Confessions Of Nat Turner

by Styron, William

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Published
1967
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Hardcover
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9780394420998
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Random House, 1967. Styron's bestselling, best known book, a fictionalized account of Nat Turner and his slave revolt, a controversial book. SIGNED by author on bookplate on front endpaper, sunning to DJ spine o/w VERY GOOD TO NEAR FINE COPY.. Hardcover. Book.
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The Last Radio Baby

The Last Radio Baby

by Andrews, Benny and Andrews, Raymond

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Published
1990
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Hardcover
ISBN
9781561450046
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Peachtree Publishers, 1990. Book. Illus. by Andrews, Benny. Hardcover. Memoir of Black family life in segregated Georgia starting in 1930's, written by Ray Andrews and illustrated by his brother, the acclaimed artist, Benny Andrews. SIGNED BY BENNY AND RAY, NEAR FINE COPY, FIRST EDITION..
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