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All Things Censored [Inscribed & Signed by the Editor]
New York: Seven Stories Press, [2000]. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's boards in photo-illustrated dust jacket; 303pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, illus. Boards a hint worn, else Fine. Inscribed and signed by Hanrahan on front pastedown. Includes the CD with Abu-Jamal's banned radio commentaries. At the time of...
[Item #33744]
Price: $50.00
 
All Things Censored [Inscribed & Signed by the Editor]. Mumia ABU-JAMAL, ed. Noelle Hanrahan, foreword Alice Walker.
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Cora Street
Pittsburgh: ACTION-Housing, 1969. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto (28cm.); original brown printed wrappers; [2],77,[1]pp.; illus. Fine. "A Pioneering Demonstration in Rehabilitating Aging but Structurally Sound Housing" (from upper cover).
[Item #22706]
Price: $45.00
 
Cora Street. INC ACTION-HOUSING, text Arthur P. Ziegler Jr.
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The Aura & The Umbra
London: Paul Breman, 1970. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (21.5cm.); original grey pictorial staplebound wrappers; 24pp. About Fine. Heritage Series no. 8. First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm.); original grey pictorial staplebound wrappers; 24pp. About Fine. Heritage Series no. 8.
[Item #25927]
Price: $20.00
 
The Aura & The Umbra. Lloyd ADDISON.
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I Am the Darker Brother: An Anthology of Modern Poems by Negro Americans
[New York]: The Macmillan Company, [1968]. Hardcover. Fourth (1969) printing. Octavo (24cm.); original boards in blue and white pictorial dust jacket; [16],128pp.; frontispiece, illus. Upper jacket panel a bit toned, front joint discretely reinforced, else Very Good and sound. Includes poetry by the late Langston Hughes, Gwendolyn Brooks, LeRoi Jones...
[Item #25039]
Price: $20.00
 
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Original silk-screened poster: Free the SF8 - Tortured Fabricated Confessions
Pasadena: Committee for the Defense of Human Rights, [2007]. Paperback. Issued to raise funds for the defense of the San Francisco 8, a group of former Black Panthers arrested and reputedly tortured by San Francisco police in 2007, accused of involvement in the 1971 murder of a California policeman. Charges...
[Item #16812]
Price: $250.00
 
Original silk-screened poster: Free the SF8 - Tortured Fabricated Confessions. AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTISTS - BLACK PANTHERS, Emory DOUGLAS.
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Let's Go Some Where. Introduction by Gwendolyn Brooks
Chicago: Third World Press, 1970. Paperback. Chicago poet's fourth published collection. With an introduction by Gwendolyn Brooks; cover blurbs by Brooks and Sonia Sanchez. Second (1973) printing. Octavo (21cm). Stapled, illustrated wrappers; 32pp. Mild rubbing to covers; Very Good.
[Item #14682]
Price: $20.00
 
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The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1900. First Edition. Paperback. Superior copy of this collection of short tales, in which Dunbar continued to recount Black life both before and after slavery. BAL 4930; WORK, p.463. First Printing. Octavo (18.5cm); brown cloth, with titling and decorative elements stamped in gilt, black...
[Item #33171]
Price: $650.00
 
The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories. AFRICAN AMERICAN LITERATURE, Paul Laurence DUNBAR, stories, E. W. KEMBLE, illustrations.
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Voo Doo / Love Magic
Chicago: Third World Press, 1974. First Edition. Paperback. The Mississippi poet's first published collection. First Printing. Octavo (22cm). Staple-bound, illustrated wrappers; 23pp. Fine.
[Item #14681]
Price: $20.00
 
Voo Doo / Love Magic. AFRICAN AMERICAN LITERATURE, Angela JACKSON.
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The Southern Workman. Vol XLV (1916) nos 1-12
Hampton, VA: The Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute, 1916. First Edition. Hardcover. Full year of this influential African-American periodical published continuously from 1872-1939. Though nominally an alumni publication of the Hampton Institute, the magazine contained a wide variety of features on all aspects of African-American, Afro-Caribbean, and Native American culture;...
[Item #16618]
Price: $150.00
 
The Southern Workman. Vol XLV (1916) nos 1-12. AFRICAN AMERICAN PERIODICALS, H. B. FRISSELL.
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Negro American Literature Forum - Vol.8, No.3 (Fall, 1974)
Terre Haute: Indiana State University, 1974. First Edition. Paperback. Contents include a study of James Baldwin's "Sonny's Blues," articles on Soul on Ice and Native Son, and an examination of character prototypes for the protagonist in Willard Motley's Knock on Any Door. Quarto (28cm); illustrated wrappers, stapled; [229]-256pp; illus. Mild...
[Item #28862]
Price: $25.00
 
Negro American Literature Forum - Vol.8, No.3 (Fall, 1974). AFRICAN AMERICANA, Hannah HEDRICK.
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Bayard Rustin: Goals and Strategies
Brunswick, ME: Tragos Press, 1964. First Edition. Fine-press broadside, printing the text of Rustin's 1964 speech at Bowdoin College, produced at Thomas Cornell's Tragos Press. The portrait of Rustin, though unsigned, is by Cornell. Thomas Cornell (1937-2012) was long-time Artist in Residence at Bowdoin College. This a rare Tragos Press...
[Item #33443]
Price: $300.00
 
Bayard Rustin: Goals and Strategies. AFRICAN AMERICANA, Bayard RUSTIN.
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Un Ours Pour le F.B.I. [A Bear for the F.B.I.]. Traduit de l'américain par Paule Truffert
Paris: Buchet Chastel, 1964. First Edition. Paperback. Van Peebles' scarce second book (and first novel), the French edition preceding the American by nearly four years. A semi-autbiographical coming-of-age story describing the experiences of a Black youth in post-war America and an important precursor to Van Peebles' Black Identity work of...
[Item #33069]
Price: $450.00
 
Un Ours Pour le F.B.I. [A Bear for the F.B.I.]. Traduit de l'américain par Paule Truffert. AFRICAN AMERICANA, Melvin VAN PEEBLES.
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Counter-Attack: Organizing Self-Defense Groups
Cambridge, MA: National Committee to Combat Fascism, [ca.1970]. First Edition. Paperback. Magazine produced by the Cambridge, Massachusetts chapter of the N.C.C.F. (National Committee to Combat Fascism), a Berkeley-based group founded in 1969 that was sponsored by, and affiliated with, the Black Panther Party. The Cambridge N.C.C.F. were strong advocates of...
[Item #34623]
Price: $350.00
 
Counter-Attack: Organizing Self-Defense Groups. AFRICAN AMERICANA, N C. C. F.
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Who Is The Real Criminal?
San Francisco: Julian Richardson Associates, 1976. First Edition. Paperback. Attractive volume of poems written by Lige Dailey and Albert Walker, both men formerly incarcerated in Soledad Prison. "During the poets' days of incarceration, their work was constantly destroyed and they suffered parole denials, solitary confinement, assault and separation. Once outside...
[Item #34641]
Price: $250.00
 
Who Is The Real Criminal? AFRICAN AMERICANA, PRISONS, THE SOLEDAD PRISON POETS, Lige Dailey, Albert Walker.
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To Be A Slave in Brazil, 1550-1888
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1986. First American Edition. Hardcover. 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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Race For Justice: Mumia Abu-Jamal's Fight Against the Death Penalty
Monroe, ME: Common Courage Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards (hardcover); 272pp. Fine, unread copy, lacking jacket (as issued?). Scarce in cloth.
[Item #16720]
Price: $25.00
 
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Jamaica Farewell: Jamaican Migrants in London
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 262pp; 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 VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15235]
Price: $25.00
 
Jamaica Farewell: Jamaican Migrants in London. AFRICAN AMERICANS - CARIBBEAN, Nancy FONER.
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Negro National Colonial Question
n.p. Communist League, 1973. First Edition. Paperback. Anonymously written Marxist-Leninist analysis of the ongoing economic enslavement of African Americans under capitalism. The Communist League was a predecessor to the Communist Labor Party, which it formed by alliance with the League of Revolutionary Black Workers in the mid-1970s. Quarto (27cm). Staple...
[Item #16459]
Price: $75.00
 
Negro National Colonial Question. AFRICAN AMERICANS - COMMUNISM.
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The Negro in Brazilian Society
New York: Columbia University Press, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. 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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There Is A Fountain: The Autobiography of a Civil Rights Lawyer
Westport: Lawrence Hill, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Paper-covered boards (hardcover); dustjacket; 240pp. Mild wear to jacket extremities; internally free of markings or use; Very Good.
[Item #15962]
Price: $20.00
 
There Is A Fountain: The Autobiography of a Civil Rights Lawyer. AFRICAN AMERICANS - LAW, Conrad LYNN.
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The Black Ghetto. Understand and You'll Know What To Do
[Philadelphia: The Groovers, 1970]. First Edition. Ephemera. Quarto. Folded sheets; 8pp; illus. Near Fine. Apparently the inaugural issue of this short-lived newsletter of "The Groovers" a Philadelphia youth organization dedicated to "....[giving] a Black interpretation to whatever happens...so that we can "act" in the best interest of our people" (from...
[Item #38704]
Price: $125.00
 
The Black Ghetto. Understand and You'll Know What To Do. AFRICAN AMERICANS - PHILADELPHIA, "Groovers"
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Black Politics in Philadelphia
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 228pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else clean, bright copy in very good dustwrapper.
[Item #15253]
Price: $20.00
 
Black Politics in Philadelphia. African Americans - Philadelphia, Miriam ERSHKOWITZ, Joseph Zikmund.
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Who Took The Weight? Black Voices From Norfolk Prison [Review Copy]
Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 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...
[Item #29341]
Price: $45.00
 
Who Took The Weight? Black Voices From Norfolk Prison [Review Copy]. AFRICAN AMERICANS - PRISONS, Elma LEWIS.
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The Police and Race Relations: A Selected Bibliography
New York: The American Jewish Committee, 1969. Paperback. Bibliography of books, pamphlets, magazine articles, and training materials related to police interaction and race. Third Printing. Quarto (28cm); photo-illustrated wrappers, stapled; 16pp. Some trivial wear to extremities, else Fine.
[Item #35358]
Price: $30.00
 
The Police and Race Relations: A Selected Bibliography. AFRICAN AMERICANS.
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Poster: You don't have to belong to a minority group to register PEACE AND FREEDOM
Los Angeles: Peace and Freedom Party, [1968]. Variant registration drive poster produced by the Peace and Freedom Party, prominently featuring a photographic portrait of a young white female next to the slogan "You don't have to belong to a minority group to register Peace and Freedom." Not found in OCLC...
[Item #27974]
Price: $450.00
 
Poster: You don't have to belong to a minority group to register PEACE AND FREEDOM. AFRICAN AMERICANS.


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