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Black history; past and present (Author Signed), Allen, James E
1 Allen, James E Black history; past and present (Author Signed)
Exposition Press 1971 0682473227 / 9780682473224 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed to "Frederick Douglass, James Egert Allen" on end paper. This may be the grandson of the famous Frederick Augustus Douglass an American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman who lived in the late 1800's. Endpapers have discoloration from age. Dust has some small tears and spotting. (See Scan) Excellent historical information about notable African American people in history. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare signed copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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African American Life on the Southern Hunting Plantation  (Author Signed), Brown, Titus and James "Jack" Hadley
2 Brown, Titus and James "Jack" Hadley African American Life on the Southern Hunting Plantation (Author Signed)
Charleston, SC Arcadia Publishing 2000 0738505552 / 9780738505558 First Edition; Second Printing paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
Photo cover has african American on hunting horse. Signed by Jack Hadley one of the authors. Wonderful photos and history throughout. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Voices of America; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; Signed by One Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Eneas Africanus, Edwards, Harry Stillwell, Townsend, Ernest
3 Edwards, Harry Stillwell, Townsend, Ernest Eneas Africanus
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1940 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Ernest Townsend 
Book in Excellent condition dust has chip out of front. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Piney Woods and its Story  (Author Signed), Jones, Laurence C.
4 Jones, Laurence C. Piney Woods and its Story (Author Signed)
New York Fleming H. Revell 1922 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Original First Edition, not a reprint.. Rare inscribed copy "To Mrs. C. B. Hartwick in the spirit in which you have helped us. Sincerely Laurence C. Jones, Buxton, Miss. , may 9th, 1923." Slight browning to end papers. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.The Piney Woods Country Life School (or The Piney Woods School) is a co-educational independent historically African-American boarding school for grades 9-12 in Piney Woods, Mississippi. It is one of four remaining historically African-American boarding schools in the United States. It is currently the largest African-American boarding school, as well as being the second oldest continually operating African-American boarding school. Today the curriculum at Piney Woods combines strict discipline, Christian teaching and chores with classroom instruction. More than 98 percent of Piney Woods' graduates go on to attend colleges, including Xavier University, Princeton University, the University of Chicago, Smith College, Harvard University, Vassar College, Tufts University and Amherst College. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. The author was born Nov. 21, 1882 and grew up in Missouri. He attended tue University of Iowa at Iowa City and received the bachelor of philosophy in 1907. It was at the University where he heard the President, Dr. George E. MacLean use the phrase "Noblesse Oblige" which became his motivation to start the Piney Woods school for disadvantaged and poor children of the area. He became known as "The Little Professor". Rare work. ; Mylar Cover on Dust ; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 154 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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The Story Of A Slave Slavery's Social Evil, no author listed
5 no author listed The Story Of A Slave Slavery's Social Evil
Unknown UNknown c1900 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Rare Pulp (paperback) printing story of the slave Paul who is seduced by the white mistess Virgina. No wonder there is no author or publisher mentioned. Yellowing pages show age and becoming brittle. Set in Louisianna. The writer makes you believe he is Paul and he will never betray Virgina's true identity. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. very rare.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 192 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Slave Songs Of the Georgia Sea Islands, Parrish, Lydia
6 Parrish, Lydia Slave Songs Of the Georgia Sea Islands
New York Creative Age Press 1942 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Black cloth cover with picture . Red and silver lettering. Very clean contents small tear in top of spine otherwise fine condition. Music transcribed by Creighton Churchill and Robert MacGimsey, introduction by Olin Downes, the book represents 25 years of research by the author, Lydia Parrish, the wife of the famous artist and illustrator Maxfield Parrish, filled with music, maps, photos, and other illustrations. Includes chapters on Slave Songs and their preservation, African survivals on the Coast of Georgia, Afro-American Shout Songs, Ring-Play Dance and Fiddle Songs, Religious songs, Work Songs, and B ibliography. Also contanis a listo of the music and a listof illustrations. Complete bibliography. Scarce.; Musical score, photo, map; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Adventures of Alf Wilson -  A Thrilling Episode of the Dark Days of the Rebellion, Wilson, John A.
7 Wilson, John A. Adventures of Alf Wilson - A Thrilling Episode of the Dark Days of the Rebellion
Washington, D. C. National Tribune 1897 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
1st edition. Paperback, Good condition illustrated. Paper browning due to age. "A thrilling episode of the Dark Days of the Rebellion by John A. Wilson a member of the Mitchell Railroad Raiders. " 12mo. One of the many paper back books published by the tribune giving account of the Civil War. Page loose in back catalog section, also has a few chips in pages and cover. Otherwise very nice presentation. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; 237 pages; 
Price: 22.97 USD
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