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101.

The Federal Executive and Civil Rights
Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, 1961. First Edition. Quarto (11" x 8-1/2"). Comb-bound wrappers; 48pp. Fine.
[Item #25052]
Price: $30.00
 
The Federal Executive and Civil Rights
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Black Elected Officials in the Southern States
Atlanta: Voter Education Project of the Southern Regional Council, [1969]. First Edition. Quarto (11" x 8-1/2"). Side-stapled wrappers; 36pp. Fine. A roster of Black elected officials in the south as of 1969. Alabama had the most; North Carolina had the least.
[Item #25051]
Price: $25.00
 
Black Elected Officials in the Southern States
103.

Special Report. Fayette County, Tennessee: Tragedy and Confrontation
Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, 1969. First Edition. Quarto (11" x 8-1/2"). Side-stapled wrappers; 36pp. Fine. On racial conflict in Somerville and Fayette County Tennessee during the summer and fall of 1969.
[Item #25050]
Price: $40.00
 
Special Report. Fayette County, Tennessee: Tragedy and Confrontation
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Racial Discrimination in the Southern Federal Courts
Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, 1965. First Edition. Quarto (11" x 8-1/2"). Side-stapled wrappers; 10pp. Fine. In terms of numbers of volunteers and public political support, the SRC was perhaps the most influential civil rights organization of the Fifties and Sixties.
[Item #25049]
Price: $25.00
 
Racial Discrimination in the Southern Federal Courts
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Special Report. Lawlessness and Disorder: Fourteen Years of Failure in Southern School Desegregation
Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, [1968]. First Edition. Quarto (11" x 8-1/2"). Side-stapled wrappers; 58pp. Fine. Includes "Full Circle of Failure," by Bartley; with Appendices: "Jefferson County and Macon County School Desegregation Decisions" by Gignilliat & Horwitz; Appendix II, text of a telegram sent to 1968 Presidential candidates Nixon & Humphrey...
[Item #25048]
Price: $30.00
 
Special Report. Lawlessness and Disorder: Fourteen Years of Failure in Southern School Desegregation
106.

Voter Registration in the South. Summer, 1968
Atlanta: Southern Regional Council, 1968. First Edition. Quarto (11" x 8-1/2"). Side-stapled wrappers; 34pp. Fine. Statistics on black voter registration in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, etc. Foreword signed by Vernon Jordan and Marvin Wall. In terms of numbers of volunteers and public political support, the SRC was perhaps the most influential...
[Item #25047]
Price: $30.00
 
Voter Registration in the South. Summer, 1968
107.

Blueschild Baby
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1970. Second Printing. Octavo (22cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 201pp. Fine, in fine, unfaded pictorial dustwrapper. Street-life in 1960s Harlem, seen through the eyes of a drug-addicted ex-con. Stunning dustwrapper design by Paul Bacon.
[Item #25045]
Price: $25.00
 
Blueschild Baby
108.

Who Took The Weight? Black Voices From Norfolk Prison.
Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 1972. First Edition. Anthology of prison writings by inmates of the Norfolk Prison Colony in eastern Massachusetts. Foreword by Elma Lewis, under whose auspices much of the work was completed. With an introduction by James A. Lang, an inmate who presumably shared the editorial credit...
[Item #25043]
Price: $40.00
 
Who Took The Weight? Black Voices From Norfolk Prison.
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Four Dynamite Plays
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1971. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 179pp. Fine in a brilliant, unfaded dustjacket. The Obie-winning playwright's fifth book. Collects four one-act plays: "It Bees Dat Way," "Death List," "The Pig Pen," and "Night of the Beast." Uncommon in this condition.
[Item #25042]
Price: $50.00
 
Four Dynamite Plays
110.

Black Heat
New York: Belmont Books, 1970. First Edition. 12mo (18cm). Pictorial card wrappers; 140pp. Slight, uneven fading to edge-stain, else a pristine, apparently unread copy of this mass-market paperback original, very Near Fine. Blaxploitation novel in which an African-American Vietnam vet loses himself in the psychedelic free-love excesses of the East...
[Item #25041]
Price: $40.00
 
Black Heat
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Snakes: A Novel
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, [1970]. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in grey pictorial dust jacket; [10],149pp. Fine. Young's first novel, which recounts a young black man's rise and fall as the guitar player in a popular band.
[Item #25040]
Price: $25.00
 
Snakes: A Novel
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Poems
[Omaha, NE?]: Gazette Collective, [n.d. but ca.early 1970's]. First Edition. Rice's first book of poetry, written from prison in Omaha, NE. Rice, along with Ed Poindexter, were both both leaders in the Omaha chapter of the Black Panthers' National Committee to Combat Fascism. Both men were fingered by 15 year-old...
[Item #25037]
Price: $200.00
 
Poems
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Mission to Kala: A Novel
[London]: Frederick Muller, [1958]. Second (1969) impression. Octavo (20.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket; 206,[1]pp. Fine. Cameroonian novel first published in French in 1957 under the title Mission terminé, earning Beti the Prix Sainte-Beuve the following year.
[Item #25036]
Price: $25.00
 
Mission to Kala: A Novel
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The Duplex: A Black Love Fable in Four Movements
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1971. First Edition. Octavo (22cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 166pp. Fine and unmarked in clean dustwrapper, Near Fine but for some bubbling to laminate on front panel. Bullins's third book, a four-act fable written in dramatic form. Bullins perhaps the best-known playwright to emerge from...
[Item #25035]
Price: $75.00
 
The Duplex: A Black Love Fable in Four Movements
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From the Windows of My Mind: Poems
New York: Togetherness Productions, 1970. First book of poetry by the Cleveland native, and the first publication issued by Togetherness Productions, "a company formed to stage live poetry, jazz and songs by black creative artists." Second Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); yellow and black illustrated wrappers, stapled; 52pp. Light wear to spine...
[Item #25034]
Price: $25.00
 
From the Windows of My Mind: Poems
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Fire Sign For The Free And Will Be
San Jose: Firesign Press, 1973. First Edition. Eckels is an ordained Methodist minister as well as author of more than 14 volumes of poetry and criticism. His 1969 volume, Home Is Where The Soul Is, published by Dudley Randall's Broadside Press, is considered one of the most influential volumes of...
[Item #25033]
Price: $25.00
 
Fire Sign For The Free And Will Be
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Book Of Life
Detroit: Broadside Press, 1973. First Edition. Collection of poetry written in two parts: the first contains six poems on identity and Black unity, with the second part containing the 48pp title poem, divided into 92 sections, offering guidelines for living and building a better life. First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); illustrated...
[Item #25031]
Price: $25.00
 
Book Of Life
118.

New Expressions in Black Poetry 1974
Chicago: The Browning Publications, [1974]. First Edition. Anonymously-edited anthology of African-American poetry, much on political and social themes. Contributors include Preston Wilcox, Joe Sanders, Jr., Inez Thurman, others. "Browning Publications" was the imprint of Chicago poet Alice C. Browning (editor, in the 1940s, of the influential Negro Story magazine), who...
[Item #25030]
Price: $50.00
 
New Expressions in Black Poetry 1974
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Miscegenation in the U.S.A.
Roxbury, MA: Scoham Publishing Co. 1964. First Edition. A defense of Black-White intermarriage, by an African-American author. Crudely written, but including at least one nugget of inarguable wisdom: "The whiteman in America is the most backward person in the world, with the exception of South Africa, when it comes to...
[Item #25029]
Price: $60.00
 
Miscegenation in the U.S.A.
120.

Aftermath of Invisibility II
New Orleans: New Orleans Writers' Conference and the Department of English, Xavier University, 1975. First edition. Octavo (21cm). Pictorial card wrappers; 88pp. Fine, unread condition. Annual anthology of poetry, fiction and drama by New Orleans authors, most affiliated with Xavier University, the only historically Black Catholic university in the United...
[Item #25028]
Price: $25.00
 
Aftermath of Invisibility II
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Aftermath of Invisibility III
New Orleans: New Orleans Writers' Conference and the Department of English, Xavier University, 1976. First edition. Octavo (21cm). Pictorial card wrappers; 88pp. Fine, unread condition. Annual anthology of poetry, fiction and drama by New Orleans authors, most affiliated with Xavier University, the only historically Black Catholic university in the United...
[Item #25027]
Price: $25.00
 
Aftermath of Invisibility III
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Aftermath of Invisibility [with] Aftermath of Invisibility II [with] Aftermath of Invisibility III
New Orleans: New Orleans Writers' Conference and the Department of English, Xavier University, [1974]-1976. First edition. Three octavo volumes (21cm). Pictorial card wrappers; 73+88+88pp. All three volumes in fine, unread condition. Annual anthology of poetry, fiction and drama by New Orleans authors, most affiliated with Xavier University, the only historically...
[Item #25026]
Price: $75.00
 
Aftermath of Invisibility [with] Aftermath of Invisibility II [with] Aftermath of Invisibility III
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Trap of Time
Roxbury, MA: Scoham Bookshelf, 1974. First Edition. Octavo (21cm). Staple-bound card wrappers; [24pp]. Publisher's price inked-out, with new price stamped in ink, at base of front cover. Fine, apparently unread copy. Poems by an Indonesian-American author, one of just three titles issued (per OCLC) by the Scoham Bookshelf, which advertised...
[Item #25025]
Price: $30.00
 
Trap of Time
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Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie: The Poetry of Maya Angelou
New York: Random House, [1971]. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in black pictorial dust jacket; [2],viii,48,[1]pp. Fine. Angelou's second book.
[Item #25024]
Price: $75.00
 
Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'fore I Diiie: The Poetry of Maya Angelou
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Hard Facts (Excerpts)
[Newark: Peoples War, 1976]. [Second edition?] Folio (28cm.); original red pictorial staplebound wrappers; unpaged. Fine. Poetry collection printed by the Maoist Revolutionary Communist League, Newark.
[Item #25023]
Price: $25.00
 
Hard Facts (Excerpts)

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