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1.

To Be A Slave in Brazil, 1550-1888
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1986. First American Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 250pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in crisp, Fine dustwrapper.
[Item #15241]
Price: $20.00
 
To Be A Slave in Brazil, 1550-1888. AFRICAN AMERICANS LATIN AMERICA, Katia M. de Queiros MATTOSO.
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The Negro in Brazilian Society
New York: Columbia University Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 489pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in clean, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15234]
Price: $20.00
 
The Negro in Brazilian Society. AFRICAN AMERICANS - LATIN AMERICA, Florestan FERNANDES.
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American Negro Slave Revolts
New York: International Publishers, 1968. Reprint. Octavo. Pictorial card wrappers; 409pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a sharp, unmarked copy, lightly soiled on covers. A Marxist analysis.
[Item #15238]
Price: $15.00
 
American Negro Slave Revolts. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Herbert APTHEKER.
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The Rise of Massive Resistance: Race and Politics in the South During the 1950's
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 390pp. Includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no markings to text; jacket slightly chipped...
[Item #15199]
Price: $15.00
 
The Rise of Massive Resistance: Race and Politics in the South During the 1950's. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Numan V. BARTLEY.
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Promiseland: A Century of Life in a Negro Community
Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1981. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 329pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Slight rubbing to jacket; old gift insciption on title page; else clean copy in very good jacket.
[Item #15353]
Price: $20.00
 
Promiseland: A Century of Life in a Negro Community. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Elizabeth R. BETHEL.
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The Anti-Slavery Movement and Reconstruction: A Study of Anglo-American Co-operation 1833 -77
London: Oxford University Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 197pp; illus. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in lightly soiled dustwrapper.
[Item #15228]
Price: $15.00
 
The Anti-Slavery Movement and Reconstruction: A Study of Anglo-American Co-operation 1833 -77. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Christine BOLT.
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The Negro Revolution In America
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1964. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 249pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no other markings to jacket, boards, or text.
[Item #15195]
Price: $15.00
 
The Negro Revolution In America. AFRICAN AMERICANS, William BRINK, Louis HARRIS.
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The Slave Power, Its Character, Career & Probable Designs
Newton Abbott: David & Charles, [1976]. Reprint. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 410pp. Facsimile reprint of the 1863 edition. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in lightly soiled, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15244]
Price: $20.00
 
The Slave Power, Its Character, Career & Probable Designs. AFRICAN AMERICANS, John E. CAIRNES.
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The Antislavery Vanguard: New Essays on the Abolitionists
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1965. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; 508pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no other markings to boards or text. Lacks jacket.
[Item #15196]
Price: $30.00
 
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The Gray and the Black: The Confederate Debate on Emancipation
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University, 1972. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 305pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Gently tanned on spine; price-clipped jacket; else tight, clean copy in very good jacket with unmarked text.
[Item #15349]
Price: $20.00
 
The Gray and the Black: The Confederate Debate on Emancipation. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Robert F. DURDEN.
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James Shepherd Pike: Republicanism and the American Negro, 1850-1882
Westport: Greenwood Press, 1978. Reprint. Octavo. Cloth boards; 249pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a sharp, unmarked copy, lightly soiled on covers.
[Item #15239]
Price: $15.00
 
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Race and Slavery in the Western Hemisphere: Quantitative Studies
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1975. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 556pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in crisp, Fine dustwrapper.
[Item #15242]
Price: $25.00
 
Race and Slavery in the Western Hemisphere: Quantitative Studies. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Stanley L. ENGERMAN, Eugene D. GENOVESE.
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White Land, Black Labor: Caste and Class in Late Nineteenth-Century Georgia
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1983. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 196pp. Includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no markings to jacket, boards or text.
[Item #15209]
Price: $15.00
 
White Land, Black Labor: Caste and Class in Late Nineteenth-Century Georgia. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Charles L. Jr FLYNN.
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American Society and Black Revolution
New York: Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, 1972. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 435pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in clean, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15243]
Price: $15.00
 
American Society and Black Revolution. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Frank HERCULES.
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Slavery In The Americas: A Comparative Study of Cuba and Virginia
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1967. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 270pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in lightly rubbed and faded dustwrapper.
[Item #15212]
Price: $15.00
 
Slavery In The Americas: A Comparative Study of Cuba and Virginia. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Herbert S. KLEIN.
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Black Men In Chains: narratives by escaped slaves
New York: Lawrence Hill, 1972. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 319pp. Includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no other markings to jacket, boards, or text.
[Item #15191]
Price: $15.00
 
Black Men In Chains: narratives by escaped slaves. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Charles H. NICHOLS.
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Blacks On John Brown
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1972. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 164pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no other markings to jacket, boards, or text.
[Item #15190]
Price: $15.00
 
Blacks On John Brown. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Benjamin QUARLES.
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Slavery in the Structure of American Politics 1765-1820
New York: Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich, 1971. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 564pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in lightly rubbed, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15245]
Price: $20.00
 
Slavery in the Structure of American Politics 1765-1820. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Donald L. ROBINSON.
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Violence in the Black Imagination
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1972. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 348pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Otherwise a clean, unmarked copy in a slightly worn dustwrapper.
[Item #15259]
Price: $15.00
 
Violence in the Black Imagination. African Americans, Ronald T. TAKAKI.
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Martin R. Delany: The Beginnings of Black Nationalism
Boston: Beacon Press, 1971. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 534pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy, with no other markings to jacket, boards, or text.
[Item #15197]
Price: $30.00
 
Martin R. Delany: The Beginnings of Black Nationalism. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Victor ULLMAN.
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The American Negro: What He Was, What He Is, And What He May Become
New York: Macmillan, 1901. First Edition. An infamous attack, by an African-American author, against the movement for African-American equal rights. The book, which impugned the morality, intelligence, and loyalty of Black Americans (and Black women in particular), has frequently been cited by white supremacists as material evidence in favor of...
[Item #14382]
Price: $95.00
 
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The Negro in Pennsylvania. Slavery - Servitude - Freedom, 1639-1861
Washington, D.C. American Historical Association, 1911. First Edition. Published as the American Historical Association Prize Essays for 1910. A detailed socio-historical study. Octavo (19.5cm). Original blue cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt; 314pp. Brief split to rear hinge (internal); institutional de-accession stamp to front pastedown; else tight and clean.
[Item #14377]
Price: $150.00
 
The Negro in Pennsylvania. Slavery - Servitude - Freedom, 1639-1861. AFRICAN-AMERICANS, Edward Raymond TURNER.
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Night of the Silent Drums
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. First Edition. Octavo (23cm). Cloth boards, lettered in silver on spine; dustjacket; 406pp. Fine, unmarked copy in barely edge-rubbed dustwrapper, Near Fine. Narrative of the St. John (Virgin Islands) Slave Rebellion of 1733.
[Item #21064]
Price: $45.00
 
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Hampton and Its Students. By Two of Its Teachers [...] With fifty cabin and plantation songs
New-York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1874. First Edition. Early account of the Hampton Institute (now Hampton University) in Hampton, Virginia, founded in 1868 to provide education to freedmen. Published a year before Booker T. Washington graduated from the Institute, in 1875. Octavo (21.5cm.); original green decorative cloth, upper cover and spine...
[Item #30170]
Price: $60.00
 
Hampton and Its Students. By Two of Its Teachers [...] With fifty cabin and plantation songs. music Thomas P. Fenner, M. F. ARMSTRONG, Helen W. Ludlow.
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Nat Turner
New York: Abrams, 2008. First Edition. Graphic novel version of the life of Nat Turner, the leader of a slave rebellion in 1831 which resulted in the deaths of 50 white people. First Printing. Octavo (22.75cm); illustrated card wrappers with French flaps; 208pp; illus. Fine copy.
[Item #29652]
Price: $15.00
 
Nat Turner. Kyle BAKER.


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