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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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The World of Patience Gromes  Making and Unmaking a Black Community, Davis, Scott C.
3 Davis, Scott C. The World of Patience Gromes Making and Unmaking a Black Community
Lexington, KY The University Press of Kentucky 1988 0813116449 / 9780813116440 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Black cloth. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Bibliography. Inscribed by author. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 219 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 9.97 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 
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