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BARNES, Ben E. & Gay, Kathlyn.
The River Flows Backward.
(New York: Ashley Books, 1975). First edition.
Octavo, black boards, pp. 288. Very good in a price-clipped dust jacket, with a tiny edge-tear.
$16.50 Book Number: 5501 Order / Enquire
Dickerson, Dennis C.
Militant Mediator: Whitney M. Young Jr.
(Lexington): University Press of Kentucky, (1998). First edition.
Octavo, cloth, 384pp., illustrated. Fine in slightly scuffed, else very good dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 13578 Order / Enquire
Divided Minds : Intellectuals and the Civil Rights Movement
W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Octavo, black boards backed in ochre, pp. xxi, 296, . With much information on James Baldwin, Ralph Ellison, William Faulkner, Matin Luther King, Jr., Robert Penn Warren and Richard Wright. Very good copy in an edge-worn dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 12761 Order / Enquire
We Flew Over the Bridge.
Boston: Bullfinsh Press/Little Brown, (1995). First edition.
Hardcover, pp. xv, 288; illustrated. Fine in dust jacket.
$22.00 Book Number: 2020 Order / Enquire
SCHULTE NORDHOLT, Dr. J.W.; Translated by M.B. Van Wijnggaarden.
The People that Walk in Darkness.
London: Burke, (1960). First English edition.
Octavo, green cloth, pp. 312; illustrated. Staining to rear joint of covers, else very good in a used dust jacket with chipping to the spine ends and tape-stains across the top edge. Despite wear book is quite attractive in its mylar dust jacket protector.
$16.50 Book Number: 10922 Order / Enquire
An Autobiography/ The Story of the Lord's Dealings With Mrs. Amanda Smith/ The Colored Evangelist.
Chicago: Meyer & Brother, Publishers, 1893. First edition.
Original maroon cloth lettered and decorated in gilt, 8vo., pp. xvi, (17)-506, Illustrated. Light staining to top right corner of the text block, previous owner's inscriptions, a few light pencil notes, covers show light staining and light wear to spine tips and corners, else a very good copy.
$100.00 Book Number: 5610 Order / Enquire
At the Edge of Harlem. Portrait of a Middle-Class Negro Family.
New York: William Morrow, 1965. First edition.
Small quarto, black cloth, pp. 127; numerous photographs throughout by Edward Lettau. EX-LIBRARY copy with rubber-stamps on the front and rear endpapers, a library label on the spine, and remnants of card pocket etc. Dust jacket has a small rectangular piece cut away to expose the spine label. Very good copy in dust jacket otherwise. Uncommon book.
$16.50 Book Number: 11677 Order / Enquire
WEBB, Sheyann; Nelson, Rachel W.
Selma, Lord Selma. Girlhood Memories of the Civil-Rights Days.
Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, (1989?). Fourth printing.
Octavo, deep green cloth, pp. xiv, (147): illustrated. Light bumps to upper corners of covers, otherwise near fine in a fine dust jacket.
$16.50 Book Number: 9990 Order / Enquire