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Something Black! Freedom Poetry
[Newark]: Jihad Productions, 1969. Third Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); black and white illustrated wrappers, stapled; 40pp. Light rubbing to covers, small, faint dampstain to upper edge of front cover and faint diagonal crease to lower right corner of same; Very Good. Slim volume of black revolutionary poetry.
[Item #18707]
Price: $20.00
 
Something Black! Freedom Poetry
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Black Theatre: A Resource Directory
New York: The Black Theatre Alliance, 1973. First Edition. Quarto (ca.28cm); black and gold printed wrappers, stapled; 28pp. Some pinpoint rubbing, else Fine. A valuable directory of more than 100 Black theaters in the United States, along with listings for more than 50 Black directors who work in Black theatre...
[Item #18703]
Price: $45.00
 
Black Theatre: A Resource Directory
78.

Kenyatta: The Flaming Pen - Vol.30, No.7
Chicago: Kenyatta, 1968. Quarto (28cm); light brown photo-illustrated wrappers, stapled; 32pp; illus. Rear wrapper lightly toned, with a few faint creases to extremities; Very Good+. A Black arts journal featuring poetry and fiction. Scarce, despite an apparently lengthy publication history; we find no copies in commerce (2013), and none in OCLC.
[Item #18701]
Price: $75.00
 
Kenyatta: The Flaming Pen - Vol.30, No.7
79.

The Greeks and Greek Love: A Bold New Exploration of the Ancient World
New York: Random House, 2007. First Edition. Thick, heavy octavo. Paper-covered boards; dustjacket; 789pp; illus. Includes bibliography. Tight, clean, Near Fine copy in crisp, unclipped dustwrapper.
[Item #18634]
Price: $40.00
 
The Greeks and Greek Love: A Bold New Exploration of the Ancient World
80.

A Northern Christmas: Being the Story of a Peaceful Christmas in the Remote and Peaceful Wilderness of an Alaskan Island
New York: American Artists Group, 1941. First Edition. Small, square octavo; pictorial boards, dustjacket; [20]pp; illus. Fine, unworn copy in crisp original dustwrapper with 50 cent price intace, just a touch faded on spine. Illustrated throughout after woodcuts by Kent. One of a series of Christmas keepsakes issued by the...
[Item #18624]
Price: $75.00
 
A Northern Christmas: Being the Story of a Peaceful Christmas in the Remote and Peaceful Wilderness of an Alaskan Island
81.

Of Men and Mountains. Being an account of the European travels of the author and his wife, Sally, following their release from continental imprisonent
Ausable Forks, NY: Asgaard Press, 1959. First Edition. Small, square octavo; pictorial card wrappers; 46pp; illus. Hint of toning to spine and wrapper edges, else a clean, Near Fine copy, better than usually seen. The trade edition was limited to 2500 copies.
[Item #18623]
Price: $45.00
 
Of Men and Mountains. Being an account of the European travels of the author and his wife, Sally, following their release from continental imprisonent
82.

Fighting the Redskins in South America or, A Guide of the Desert
Chicago: Max Stein, N.d. [ca 1900-1920]. 12mo. Pictorial paper wrappers, 62, [2] pp; illus. Brief marginal tear to rear wrapper; text paper darkened (but not brittle); Very Good. In the publisher's "Dashaway Series" of dime novels. No publication date, but Cox (The Dime Novel Companion, NY:2000) gives the publisher's dates...
[Item #18618]
Price: $30.00
 
Fighting the Redskins in South America or, A Guide of the Desert
83.

The Young Scouts: A Narrative of the Early Pioneers
Chicago: Max Stein, N.d. [ca 1900-1920]. 12mo. Pictorial paper wrappers, 61, [5] pp; illus. Mild erosion at base of spine; text paper darkened (but not brittle); Very Good. In the publisher's "Border Series" of dime novels. No publication date, but Cox (The Dime Novel Companion, NY:2000) gives the publisher's dates...
[Item #18617]
Price: $30.00
 
The Young Scouts: A Narrative of the Early Pioneers
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A Statement of the Case of the People Against Elisha B. Fero
New York: D. Appleton, 1870. Offprint. Post-mortem account by a forensic examiner of a female murder victim. The author's testimony, based on examination of the victim's gun-shot wounds, resulted in a verdict of "not guilty" for her husband, the accused. Octavo. Sewn pamphlet; printed wrappers; 48pp. Paper on spine partially...
[Item #18616]
Price: $50.00
 
A Statement of the Case of the People Against Elisha B. Fero
85.

Autograph Inscription, on front cover of "South Carolina Picture Book," 2004
Autograph in black ink on front cover of the "South Carolina Picture Book" (Columbia: South Carolina Film Office, ca 2004). Reads: "Randy / Peace / Jesse Jackson," dated 3/30/04.
[Item #18615]
Price: $25.00
 
Autograph Inscription, on front cover of "South Carolina Picture Book," 2004
86.

Autograph Inscription, 2004, on Official Daily Calendar of the House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina
Autograph in black ink on cover of 4-pp House Calendar. "Randy / Peace / Jesse Jackson," dated 3/30/04. A clear and bold autograph.
[Item #18614]
Price: $25.00
 
Autograph Inscription, 2004, on Official Daily Calendar of the House of Representatives of the State of South Carolina
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Report from the First Onyx Black Cultural Conference
New York: Onyx Publications, 1970. First Edition. Quarto (28cm); glossy illustrated wrappers, stapled; 56pp; illus. Extremities lightly rubbed, with some faint creasing to rear wrapper; Very Good+. A publication transcribing the lectures which took place at the first ONYX Black Cultural Conference in 1968, where Black artists representing all the...
[Item #18613]
Price: $50.00
 
Report from the First Onyx Black Cultural Conference
88.

Constitution of the Democratic Party of South Carolina as Adopted in State Convention at Columbia, S.C. May 15, 1912
N.p. [Columbia?]: Democratic Party of South Carolina, 1912. Early Constitution of the South Carolina Democratic Party, laying out Articles of Incorporation, Rules for Membership, Nominating Processes, etc. Includes highly racist language, obviously designed to discourage the participation of Black voters, viz: "...At [the primary] election only Democratic white voters who...
[Item #18610]
Price: $150.00
 
Constitution of the Democratic Party of South Carolina as Adopted in State Convention at Columbia, S.C. May 15, 1912
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Rules For Governing the Membership of Democratic Clubs, The Qualification of Voters and the Conduct of Primary Elections of the Democratic Party of South Carolina. Adopted May 15, 1912
N.p. [Columbia?]: Democratic Party of South Carolina, 1912. Membership rules for the South Carolina Democratic Party, at this time a notoriously racist political institution. Includes a section regulating the membership of Black voters, viz, "Rule Two: Every negro applying for membership in a Democratic club, or offering to vote in...
[Item #18609]
Price: $150.00
 
Rules For Governing the Membership of Democratic Clubs, The Qualification of Voters and the Conduct of Primary Elections of the Democratic Party of South Carolina. Adopted May 15, 1912
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[CIRCULAR] Pennsylvania Rumsellers Must Pay Damage - So says our highest tribunal in the case of Mrs. May Bulger vs. Louis W. Prenica, Nebraska City, Neb.
Beaver Falls, PA: WCTU, 1914. First Edition. Cites recent Supreme Court ruling "finding no constitutional objection to a law making saloonkeepers liable for damages resulting from their sale of liquor;" calls on Pennsylvania citizens to "...Spread this informaion, and encourage such as are aggrieved to demand redress through the courts...
[Item #18605]
Price: $85.00
 
[CIRCULAR] Pennsylvania Rumsellers Must Pay Damage - So says our highest tribunal in the case of Mrs. May Bulger vs. Louis W. Prenica, Nebraska City, Neb.
91.

The Socialist Party Demands "The Six Hour Day"
[Baltimore]: Socialist Party [of Maryland?], 1919. First Edition. Socialist Party election broadside for the Baltimore municipal elections of May, 1919, announcing the platform of the Socialist candidate for Mayor, Ernst Fiedler, and fellow candidates Charles B. Lazzell (Comptroller) and William Kade (City Council). "...The Socialist Party...stands for a six hour...
[Item #18603]
Price: $85.00
 
The Socialist Party Demands "The Six Hour Day"
92.

Consult Your Physician About Marriage Hygiene
N.p. Lanteen Laboratories, 1942. Promotional brochure for Lanteen Laboratories products, with text comprised mostly of an illustrated history of the development of the contraceptive diaphragm (of which Lanteen was a leading producer) along with profiles of other Lanteen products including contraceptive jellies, headache tablets, antiseptic douche powders, etc. 24mo (14cm)...
[Item #18602]
Price: $25.00
 
Consult Your Physician About Marriage Hygiene
93.

The Light of the World. Christmas Nineteen Forty-Four
Marengo, IL: Colcord Institute of Professional Sales Training, (1944). First Edition Thus. Christmas keepsake from this popular motivational author of the Thirties and Forties. The author rhapsodizes on the glories of Free Enterprise, using as his objective correlative the Carnegie Steel Corporation and its long history of elevating "common labor"...
[Item #18599]
Price: $45.00
 
The Light of the World. Christmas Nineteen Forty-Four
94.

The Sun Do Move: The Story of the Life of John Jasper
Richmond: [by the Author], 1954. First Edition. Jasper (1812-1901) a Black Baptist minister of the Sixth Mount Zion Church in Richmond, Virginia. The author, Isaac James, was also an ordained Baptist minister and Jasper's successor at the Sixth Mt. Zion Church. Includes frontispiece portrait and several halftone plates. Octavo. Printed...
[Item #18598]
Price: $50.00
 
The Sun Do Move: The Story of the Life of John Jasper
95.

The Slave Trade of Eastern Africa
London: Rex Collings, 1976. First Edition. The copy of noted Africanist Peter Collister, with his signed bookplate affixed to front endpaper. Laid in are two lengthy typed letters from a colleague, discussing matters of African history and the slave trade. Octavo (22cm). Cloth boards, dustjacket 324pp; illus. Fine in unclipped jacket.
[Item #18595]
Price: $50.00
 
The Slave Trade of Eastern Africa
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Scottsboro's Martyr: J. Louis Engdahl
New York: International Labor Defense, [1933]. First Edition. Memorial tribute to Louis Engdahl, the I.L.D. National Secretary from 1929 to 1932. Engdahl died of pneumonia in a Moscow hospital in 1932, reputedly unable to recover as a result of exhaustion brought on by his fervent defense of the Scottsboro defendants...
[Item #18573]
Price: $125.00
 
Scottsboro's Martyr: J. Louis Engdahl
97.

Das Buch zum Leibweh-lachen. Eine Sammlung des lustigsten Schwänke und Streiche, dass einem die Herz im Leibe wackelt und klappert und sich auf der Kopf stellt ["The book of belly-laughs: A collection of the funniest anecdotes and jokes, &c..."]
Glandorf, OH: H. Fischer & Co. 1885 [but 1897]. Rare German language imprint from this small municipality in northwestern Ohio, Glandorf being one of that state's earliest German immigrant communities. The text, entirely in German gothic type, consists of humorous anecdotes, poems, and sketches apparently culled from various sources. A....
[Item #18572]
Price: $250.00
 
Das Buch zum Leibweh-lachen. Eine Sammlung des lustigsten Schwänke und Streiche, dass einem die Herz im Leibe wackelt und klappert und sich auf der Kopf stellt ["The book of belly-laughs: A collection of the funniest anecdotes and jokes, &c..."]
98.

Negro Spirituals Arranged by Chas. H. Pace as sung by Pace Jubilee Singers
Chicago: M.M. Cole Publishing Co. 1932. First Edition. Uncommon collection of Black folk songs and spirituals, arranged with guitar chords by Charles Henry Pace, pioneering African-American composer and founder of the Pace Jubilee Singers. 44 compositions, including "Go Down Moses," "Brother Noah Built the Ark," "Little David Play On Your...
[Item #18571]
Price: $150.00
 
Negro Spirituals Arranged by Chas. H. Pace as sung by Pace Jubilee Singers
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This is Your Enemy: A Documentary Record of Nazi Atrocities Against Citizens and Soldiers of Our Soviet Ally [Inscribed Presentation Copy]
New York: Front Line Fighters Fund of the International Workers Order, 1942. First Edition. Interesting association copy of this uncommon work, which combines text by Alvah Bessie with gruesome photographic images of Nazi atrocities in the Soviet Union. The extremely pro-Soviet tone of the work would have been unthinkable a....
[Item #18564]
Price: $850.00
 
This is Your Enemy: A Documentary Record of Nazi Atrocities Against Citizens and Soldiers of Our Soviet Ally [Inscribed Presentation Copy]
100.

Spanish Speaking Americans in the War
[Washington, D.C. Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, 1943]. First Edition. Olson's first book, a tribute to the Spanish-speaking Americans involved in the war effort, both overseas and on the home front. The 24 page pamphlet was written in collaboration with Ben Shahn, roughly a year after Olson began...
[Item #18562]
Price: $3,500.00
 
Spanish Speaking Americans in the War

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