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Antologia negra

Antologia negra

by CENDRARS, Blaise

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Published
1930
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Madrid: Editorial cenit, 1930. Softcover. Very Good. First Spanish Edition. Translated from the French by Manuel Azana. Text in Spanish. Octavo. 372pp. + Index and ads. Printed graphically decorative wrappers. Bookstore stamp on front fly, spine toned, small light stain and wear at the foot, cheap paper a bit toned, pages partly unopened but a pleasing very good… Read more about this item
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[Club or truncheon]: Lester Maddox's Pickrick Drumstick

by MADDOX, Lester

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Used - Near Fine
Published
1964
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Unbound
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[Atlanta: Pickrick Restaurant, 1964. Unbound. Near Fine. Oak or ash(?) wooden club or truncheon. Approximately 15" long. Drilled through the handle with twined tied through the hole to make a handle. Embossed on the barrel "Lester Maddox's Pickrick Drumstick" in blue ink. Near fine. Inscribed on the opposite side: "Best wishes! Lester Maddox." The inscription, written with marker… Read more about this item
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[Ambrotype]: Sixth Plate Portrait of a Young Black Women Seated with a White Toddler on her Lap

[Ambrotype]: Sixth Plate Portrait of a Young Black Women Seated with a White Toddler on her Lap

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Very Good
Published
1855
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Hardcover
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1855. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Sixth plate ambrotype. Matted with preserver to approximately 2.75" x 3.5". Contemporary leather case with brass hooks present and purple plus interior. The image is fine, the case has some rubbing but is sound and very good or better. Image shows a White baby looking skeptically at the camera, while her seated Black nursemaid… Read more about this item
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Run Man Run

Run Man Run

by HIMES, Chester

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Published
1966
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Hardcover
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Slight sunning at the crown, light overall wear, very good lacking the dust jacket. Violent novel about a bad New York cop who kills two Black men, and pursues a third who witnessed it, set against the night life of the city.
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Trading Twelves: The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray

Trading Twelves: The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison and Albert Murray

by MURRAY, Albert and John F. Callahan, edited by

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Published
2000
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Softcover
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New York: The Modern Library, 2000. Softcover. Near Fine. Uncorrected proof. Quarto. Blue wrappers. Preface by Albert Murray. Introduction by John F. Callahan. A trifle soiled on the front wrap, near fine.
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Sentry of the Four Golden Pillars
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Sentry of the Four Golden Pillars

by REDMOND, Eugene

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Published
1972
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Softcover
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(St. Louis): Black River Writers, 1972. Softcover. Very Good. First edition, third printing. Cover by Oliver Jackson. Near fine with toning to the wrappers. Inscribed to singer and actress Novella Nelson.
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In a Time of Rain & Desire
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In a Time of Rain & Desire

by REDMOND, Eugene B.

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Published
1973
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Softcover
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East St. Louis: Black River Writers, 1973. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 103pp. Perfectbound in illustrated wrappers.Very good or better in age-toned wraps with some soiling and edgewear. Inscribed to the African-American singer and actress, Novella Nelson: "For Novella - A Soul-Spirit an ancestor reincarnated - Eugeme April 75.
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American Dreams
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American Dreams

by SAPPHIRE

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Published
1994
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Softcover
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New York: High Risk / Serpent Tail, 1994. Softcover. Fine. Second edition. Small octavo. 175pp. Perfectbound in illustrated wrappers. Near fine with light rubbing and small ink mark on front cover. Inscribed to the actress and singer Novella Nelson at the half-title: "For Novella, [Heart drawn around the printed author name] with hope and gratitude for your being!… Read more about this item
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Songs from an Afro/Phone: New Poems
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Songs from an Afro/Phone: New Poems

by REDMOND, Eugene B.

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Published
1972
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Softcover
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East St. Louis, Illinois: Black River Writers, 1972. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Illustrated wrappers as issued. Near fine with age-toning at the edges. Inscribed by the author to African-American actress Novella Nelson: "For Novella - Hey Lady, You Bad! Human - Earth Woman. Eugene April 75.
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Arroz Con Affirmative Action Poems

Arroz Con Affirmative Action Poems

by MUNOZ-Ali, Amina

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Published
1989
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Softcover
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[No place: (Urban Mermaid Pres, 1989. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 14pp. About near fine with stapled wrappers a bit soiled and a few stray ink marks. Laid is a letter from this Puerto Rican poet to the African-American singer and actress Novella Nelson introducing herself. Uncommon poetry. *OCLC* locates one copy.
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The African

The African

by CONTON, William

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Published
1966
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Softcover
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London: Heinemann, 1966. Softcover. Very Good. Later printing of this edition. Cover by Charles Keeping. 12mo. 213pp. Trifle musty, light foxing and tanning, very good. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 12 in the African Writers Series.
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Modern African Prose: An Anthology

Modern African Prose: An Anthology

by RIVE, Richard, edited by

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Published
1969
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London: Heinemann, 1969. Softcover. Near Fine. Later printing. Illustrated by Albert Adams. 12mo. 214pp. Spine modestly stained and topedge very lightly foxed, close to near fine. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 9 in the African Writers Series.
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On Trial for My Country

On Trial for My Country

by SAMKANGE, Stanlake

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Published
1969
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Softcover
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London: Heinemann, 1969. Softcover. Very Good. Reprint. 12mo. 160pp. Very good with modest general wear and soil. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 33 in the African Writers Series.
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No Easy Task

No Easy Task

by KACHINGWE, Aubrey

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Published
1968
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Softcover
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London: Heinemann, 1968. Softcover. Very Good. Later printing of this edition. Cover by Albert Adams. 12mo. 233pp. Light soil and topedge trifle foxed, just about near fine. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 24 in the African Writers Series.
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The Only Son

The Only Son

by MUNONYE, John

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Published
1967
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Softcover
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London: Heinemann, 1967. Softcover. Near Fine. Later printing of this edition. Cover by Uche Okeke. 12mo. 199pp. Spine a bit sunned else a near fine copy. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 21 in the African Writers Series.
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Lokotown

Lokotown

by EKWENSI, Cyprian

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Published
1969
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London: Heinemann, 1969. Softcover. Very Good. Later printing of this edition. Cover by Ajo Aajvi. 12mo. 152pp. Trifle musty with light wear and the orange spine band faintly sunned, very good. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Short stories. Issued as No. 19 in… Read more about this item
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Burning Grass: A Story of the Fulani of Northern Nigeria

Burning Grass: A Story of the Fulani of Northern Nigeria

by EKWENSI, Cyprian

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Published
1968
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London: Heinemann, 1968. Softcover. Very Good. Later printing of this edition. Illustrated by A. Folarin. Cover by Dennis Duerden. 12mo. 150pp. Spine sunned and modest wear, a very good copy. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 2 in the African Writers… Read more about this item
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Mission to Kala

Mission to Kala

by BETI, Mongo

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Published
1970
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London: Heinemann, 1970. Softcover. Very Good. Later printing of this edition. Translated by Peter Green. 12mo. 183pp. Printed wrappers. Trifle musty with some wear at the spine ends, very good. Issued as No. 13 in the African Writers Series.
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The Concubine

The Concubine

by AMADI, Elechi

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Published
1968
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Softcover
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London: Heinemann, 1968. Softcover. Near Fine. Later printing of this edition. Cover by Shyam Varma. 12mo. 279pp. Light soil and topedge trifle foxed, a near fine copy. Review copy for the American importer (Humanities Press of New York) with a label laid down onto the first page. Issued as No. 25 in the African Writers Series.
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We Killed Mangy-Dog & Other Stories

We Killed Mangy-Dog & Other Stories

by HONWANA, Luis Bernardo

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Published
1970
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London: Heinemann, 1970. Softcover. Very Good. Later printing of this edition. Translated by Dorothy Guedes. Cover by Pedro Guedes. 12mo. 117pp. Trifle musty and exterior with some soiling, very good. Issued as No. 60 in the African Writers Series.
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