First Editions

A Yankee Should Never Be Black (signed by author) (USED)

A Yankee Should Never Be Black (signed by author) (USED)
A Yankee Should Never Be Black (signed by author) (USED)
$50.00

Bascom Books, NY, 1973, nod.  Signed by author.  VG/VG

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SKU: 
76724369
Author: 
Publication Date: 
1973
Binding: 
DJ Hardcover

Characteristics of the American Negro (USED)

Characteristics of the American Negro (USED)
$35.00

From "The Negro in American Life Series" which Harper published under the general direction of Dr. Gunnar Myrdal, sponsored by The Carnegie Corporation. Harper & Brothers, 1944 1st ed. Church library stickers.  VG/VG

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SKU: 
31779364
Publication Date: 
January 1, 1943
Binding: 
DJ Hardcover

Clever Hands of the African Negro (USED)

Clever Hands of the African Negro (USED)
Clever Hands of the African Negro (USED)
$35.00

The Associated Publishers, 1945. First edition. Complete with dustjacket (which has some small tears). VG/VG

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SKU: 
43171444
Author: 
Publication Date: 
January 1, 1945
Binding: 
DJ Hardcover

Harriet Tubman (USED)

Harriet Tubman (USED)
Harriet Tubman (USED)
$35.00

The Associated Publishers, 1943 (nod), green cloth scuffed, light internal staining.  Library markings otherwise.  Good-

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SKU: 
82462381
Author: 
Publication Date: 
1943
Binding: 
Hardcover

Jim and Mr. Eddy, A Dixie Motorlogue (USED)

Jim and Mr. Eddy, A Dixie Motorlogue (USED)
Jim and Mr. Eddy, A Dixie Motorlogue (USED)
$95.00

A travelogue recounting Jackson and his wife's roadtrip from Washington DC through the Jim Crow South in the late 1920s, documenting their experience as Black travelers in large cities and small communities across the South.The Associated Publishers, 1930, nod, bookplate of Howard University Library. Good+

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SKU: 
45234413
Publication Date: 
January 1, 1930
Binding: 
Hardcover

Jule (USED)

Jule (USED)
Jule (USED)
$95.00

A first edition with (VG dust jacket) of Henderson's only two novels. George Wylie Henderson was born in 1904 in Warriorstand, Alabama, an unincorporated area of Macon County. He attended the limited and segregated rural school. He went to Tuskegee Institute, where he learned printing as a trade. Henderson moved to New York in the Great Migration and supported himself as a printer for the New York Daily News, also becoming associated with writers and artists of the Harlem Renaissance. Henderson lived in New York City until his death.
Creative Age Press, Inc, NY, 1946. VG/VG

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SKU: 
83285341
Publication Date: 
1946
Binding: 
DJ Hardcover

Plays and Pageants from Life of the Negro (USED)

Plays and Pageants from Life of the Negro (USED)
$70.00

Tight, clean and bright inside and out. In-text illustrations after woodcuts by James L. Wells. Plays by the editor, Thelma Myrtle Duncan, Maud Cuney-Hare, John Matheus, May Miller, Inez M. Burke, Dorothy C. Guinn, Frances Gunner and Edward J. McCoo.The Associated Publishers Inc, 1930, nod. VG

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SKU: 
15764409
Author: 
Publication Date: 
1930
Binding: 
Hardcover

The Black Man In White America (USED)

The Black Man In White America (USED)
$95.00

The Black Man in White America is Van Deusen's most famous book. As a Professor of American History at Hobart College, his research included major emphasis on the role of African Americans in politics and the life of President Abraham Lincoln. The Associated Publishers Inc, 1938 first edition. VG/VG

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SKU: 
2513535
Author: 
Publication Date: 
1938
Binding: 
DJ Hardcover

The Negro in Business, illustrated (USED)

The Negro in Business, illustrated (USED)
The Negro in Business, illustrated (USED)
$35.00

Hertel Jenkins & Co, 1907 (nod). Interior vg, but binding is heavily damaged, though intact. Poor.

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SKU: 
4541736
Publication Date: 
1907
Binding: 
Hardcover