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Sid Grauman Presents Bill Robinson in Born Happy

by Grauman, Sid

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Published
1943
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Very Good
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1943. Bill Bojangles Robinson was in his 60's when he appeared in this revue, just before the release of the film "Stormy Weather" with Lena Horne. There are many wonderful photos that showcase the talent, as well as the racism, of that time.This copy shows wear, there is spot along that shows on the inside front cover and first page..… Read more
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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow Is Enuf

by Shange, Ntozoke

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skybearbooks
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780026098403
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$55.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1977. The first harcover of this "choreopoem" is in Fine/Fine condition and protected in a mylar cover. The bright and colorful DJ in unclipped, the flaps have a bit of tanning at top and bottom edges.. First Thus. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Now Is The Time To Open Your Heart

by Walker, Alice

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
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First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Random House, 2004. Beautiful copy, signed by the author on the title page, in Fine/Fine condition.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Way Forward Is With A Broken Heart

by Walker, Alice

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679455875
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$40.00

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New York: Random House, 2000. Beautiful copy, signed by the author on the title page, in Fine/Fine condition.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Black Betty

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393036442
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$60.00

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New York: Norton, 1994. An Easy Rawlings mystery in Near Fine/ Fine condition and signed by the author on the title page. Top, front corner bumped and there is a rough spot at top of rear board. Jacket with light rubbing and edgewear.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Devil In A Blue Dress

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393028546
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$150.00

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New York: Norton, 1990. The first Easy Rawlins mystery that was later made into a movie starring Denzel Washington and Jennifer Beals. This copy is signed and inscribed by the author on the title page and is in Fine/Fine condition. The bottom rear corner is bumped; the jacket is lightly rubbed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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Black Betty

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393036442
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$30.00

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New York: Norton, 1994. An Easy Rawlings mystery in Fine/Near Fine condition. Jacket with light rubbing and edgewear, small creases at top corner and some shallow indentations visible at the right angle.. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Black Betty

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
Advance Reading Copy
ISBN
9780393036442
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$35.00

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New York: Norton, 1994. Advance Reading Copy of an Easy Rawlings mystery in Fine condition with light rubbing.. Advance Reading Copy. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC).
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RL's Dream

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393038026
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$12.00

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New York: Norton, 1995. This novel about the Blues is in Fine/Fine condition and is signed by the author on the title page. Very nice copy, jacket slightly rubbed, in mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Gone Fishin'

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781574780253
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$40.00

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Baltimore: Black Classic Press, 1997. This is the novel that helps us know how Easy came to be the man we have read about in earlier books. Fine/Fine, there is a minor ding to the jacket edge near the botton, on the front.. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Little Yellow Dog

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393039245
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$35.00

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New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1996. An Easy Rawlins mystery in Fine/Fine condition and signed by the author of the title page. Jacket lightly rubbed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Devil In A Blue Dress

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393028546
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$150.00

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New York: Norton, 1990. The first Easy Rawlins mystery that was later made into a movie starring Denzel Washington and Jennifer Beals. This copy is signed by the author on the title page and is in Fine/Fine condition. The book is beautiful; the jacket is lightly rubbed.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over… Read more
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RL's Dream

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393038026
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$25.00

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New York: Norton, 1995. This novel about the Blues is in Fine/Fine condition and is signed by the author on the title page. Very nice copy, jacket slightly rubbed, in mylar cover.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Black Betty

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393036442
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$35.00

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New York: Norton, 1994. An Easy Rawlings mystery in Fine/Fine condition with light rubbing and edgewear.. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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White Butterfly

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393033663
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$125.00

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New York: Norton, 1992. The third Easy Rawlins mystery in Fine/Fine condition and signed by the author on the title page. A beautiful copy with a bare hint of sun to top of boards and light rubbing to jacket.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A Red Death

by Mosley, Walter

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skybearbooks
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393029987
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$65.00

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New York: Norton, 1991. The second Easy Rawlins mystery in Fine/Fine condition, signed by the author on the half title. A beautiful copy that appears unread.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Cloth & Boards. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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