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Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie (signed). Maya Angelou.
Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie (signed)
New York: Random House, 1971. First edition, first printing, inscribed by author on title page. Minor fading to top edge of book and slight edge wear to dust jacket with on small closed tear at top of front panel; otherwise, both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in...
[Item #AAS00022]   more info
Price: $100.00
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Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie (signed). Maya Angelou.
Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie (signed)
New York: Random House, 1971. First edition, first printing, inscribed by author on title page. Very minor fading to top edge of book ; otherwise, both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine, unread condition. A beautiful copy of Maya Angelou's first collected work of poetry. fn/fn.
[Item #AAS00023]   more info
Price: $120.00
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Wouldn't Take Nothing For My Journey Now
New York: Random House, 1993. First edition, first printing. Book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine unread condition. fn/fn.
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Price: $50.00
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Hard Road to Glory: A History of the African-American Athlete Since 1946 (vol. 3)
New York: Amistad, 1993. First edition thus, first printing, vol. 3 only of this series. "New Edition." Minor wear and rubbing to rear of dust jacket, else clean and bright. Book shows minor fading to bottom front edge of cloth spine, else clean and bright in fine unread condition. vg+/vg+.
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Price: $35.00
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Fire Next Time
New York: Dial Press, 1963. First edition, first printing. Book is bound in publisher's off-white cloth. Binding and text are clean and bright in fine unread condition. Dust jacket is worn at edges with minor chipping at corners and spine ends. fn/vg-.
[Item #AAS00063]   more info
Price: $50.00
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Go Tell It On the Mountain (signed). James Baldwin.
Go Tell It On the Mountain (signed)
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1953. First edition, first printing, inscribed by author on ffep in year of publication in Paris. Book is bound in publishers rust cloth with spine gilt still clean and bright. Slight rippling to front cloth from water damage. Same water damage has caused some of...
[Item #AAS00021]   more info
Price: $2,000.00
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Sacred Bond: Black Men and Their Mothers
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1998. First edition, first printing. Book and dust jacket show edge wear with scuffing to spine ends, else clean and bright. Short close tear to bottom right corner of front DJ panel. vg/vg.
[Item #AAS00043]   more info
Price: $20.00
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Epaminondas and His Auntie
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1938. 1938 edition by this publsiher. Minor shelf wear to edges of binding, else fine condition. Early edition of this famous book. fn/--.
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Price: $75.00
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Call to Conscience: The Landmark Speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
New York: Warner Books, 2001. First edition, first printing. Signed by editor Clayborne Carson on title page and contributors Andrew Young (signed twice) and Representative John Lewis. Book and dust jacket are both in fine unread condition. fn/fn.
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Price: $125.00
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Twentieth Century Negro Literature or A Cyclopedia of Thought on the Vital Topics Relating to the American Negro
Toronto, Naperville, Atlanta: J. L. Nichols and Co. 1902. First edition, first printing. Bound in publisher's original cloth. Gilt and black embossing on front cover is rubbed slightly; embossing on spine is more extensive. Front and rear outer cloth hinges have been reglued. POI on front and rear endpapers. Illustrated...
[Item #AAS00049]   more info
Price: $350.00
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The Captain: Stories of the Black Border
Columbia, SC: State Company, 1924. First edition, printing. First and last free endpapers have toned and foaxed, else clean and bright throughout. Original cloth binding is clean and bright in fine condition. Scarce dust jacket is soiled and chipped at base of spine. vg/g+.
[Item #AAS00041]   more info
Price: $350.00
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Uncle Remus His Songs and His Sayings: The Folk-Lore of the Old Plantation. Joel Chandler Harris.
Uncle Remus His Songs and His Sayings: The Folk-Lore of the Old Plantation
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1881. First edition, first printng, first issue without ads for this title in rear of book and "presumtpive" on p. 9. Illustrated by Frederick S. Church and James H. Moser. Minor edge wear to brown cloth binding and fraying to spine ends. Gilt on...
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Price: $3,450.00
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Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings
Connecticut: Easton Press, 1981. First edition thus. Foreward by Marc Connely. Illustrated with woodcuts by Seong Moy. Finely bound in full leather with gilt ornamentation to boards and spine. AEG with silk moire endpapers and ribbon marker. Mild fading to edges of endpapers. Previous owners bookplate on verso of ffep...
[Item #AAS00025]   more info
Price: $60.00
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Nicodemus and his New Shoes
New York: E. P. Dutton, 1942. First edition, tenth printing. Dust jacket shows wear and several small closed tears along edges. Illustrated front and rear panels of DJ are still clean and bright. Book has minor wear along bottom edge, else clean and bright throughout. Exceptionally scarce, especially in dust...
[Item #JUV00158]   more info
Price: $550.00
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Nicodemus Laughs
New York: E. P. Dutton, 1942. First edition, second printing in scarce dust jacket. Book has minor edge wear and scuffing at bottom edge. Previous owner's name at top of title page, else clean and bright. Scarce dust jacket has slight chipping and several small closed tears along edges. Front...
[Item #JUV00157]   more info
Price: $400.00
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Nicodemus Runs Away (signed)
New York: E. P. Dutton, 1942. First edition, early printing, signed by author on half title page. Dust jacket has small closed tears at top corners, else clean, bright and free of scuffing. Book is in fine unread condition. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. Hogan's Nicodemus books are fairly...
[Item #JUV00159]   more info
Price: $600.00
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George Washington Carver, an American Biography
New York: Doubleday, Doran Company, 1943. First trade edition, first printing. Bound in green cloth library binding with title and call number in gilt on spine. Library bookplate on inside front board, pocket on inside rear board and library stamp on title page. Overall, very clean and bright even with...
[Item #AAS00060]   more info
Price: $25.00
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Black Women in the Armed Forces 1942-1974 (Pictorial History)
Hampton, VA: Jesse J. Johnson, Hampton Institute, 1974. First edition, first printing, bound in publisher's wraps. Toning to spine and 1 inch scuff to bottom left corner of front cover. Minor edge wear and bumping and scatter soiling to rear cover. Internally clean and free of foxing. Binding is tight...
[Item #AAS00057]   more info
Price: $75.00
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Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? (signed)
New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1967. First edition, first printing. Signed and inscribed by Dr. King on ffep to "Friends of ILGWU". Dust jacket has minor wear to corners and slight wrinkling to top edge, else very good plus condition without any signs of fading. Book has very minor...
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Price: $12,500.00
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Going Against the Wind: A Pictorial History of African-Americans in Atlanta
Georgia: Longstreet Press, 1992. First edition, limited edition, #59 of 300. Signed by Hank Aaron, Andrew Young, Jean Young, Maynard Jackson, John Lewis and Skip Mason. Book is fine in cloth slipcase. Slip has bump at top corner, else fine. A wonderful and insightful history of Atlanta and the African...
[Item #AAS00006]   more info
Price: $350.00
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Beloved (signed). Toni Morrison.
Beloved (signed)
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Slight bumping to book spine ends and very mild soiling to white dust jacket; else both book and dust jacket are clean and bright in fine condition. Internally clean and free of foxing. A....
[Item #AAS00024]   more info
Price: $400.00
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Song of Solomon (signed). Toni Morrison.
Song of Solomon (signed)
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1977. First edition, first printing, signed by author on title page. Book is bound in publisher's original black cloth. Spine ends mildly bumped. Red remainder mark at bottom of text block. Spine gilt is bright and clean. Dust jacket is clean and bright with slight...
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Price: $360.00
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Black Americans In Congress, 1870-1989
Washington, D.C. Government Printing Office, 1990. First edition, first printing. Bound in leatherette. POI on inside front board, else clean and bright in fine unread condition. fn/--.
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Price: $50.00
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Uncle Tom's Cabin; A Tale of Life Among the Lowly. Harriet Beecher Stowe.
Uncle Tom's Cabin; A Tale of Life Among the Lowly
London: George Routledge & Co. 1852. First edition thus by George Routledge. Bound in original red cloth with minor wear to the extremities. Glit to front board and spine is still very clean and bright. Internally clean and free of foxing. Illsutrated throughout with numerous full page plates. Housed in...
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Price: $500.00
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Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly
Boston: John P. Jewett & Company, 1852. First edition, later printing. 2 vol. bound in publisher's brown cloth with gilt front boards and spines. Spines are slanted. Spine ends are worn and outer hinges are starting. Foxing throughout. Six plates - complete. Housed in full leather clamshell case. vg-/--.
[Item #AAS00004]   more info
Price: $1,200.00


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