Category: African-American Studies


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Moving Ahead: Black Managers in American Business

By: AMERICA, Richard F., and ANDERSON, Bernard E.

Price: $40.25

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS006882I

Condition: X-lib/endpaper stains/bumps/rubs/pocket, else good; good dj

Very clean text with edgewear, stamps, pocket. Good reading, reference copy of landmark book on Afro-American business theme. View more info

Essays in the History of the American Negro

By: APTHEKER, Herbert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, International: 1964

Seller ID: BOOKS038017I

Condition: Good trade paperback, bumps, rubs, name stamp

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Building a New World: Black Labor Photographs

By: BECK, Tom, and MANNS, Adrienne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, U. of Maryland: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS042472I

Condition: Very good trade paperback, staple-bound, faint cover foxing

Uncommon title. Photographic exhibition catalog. View more info

Parting the Waters: America in the King Years 1954-63

By: BRANCH, Taylor

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1988

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: BOOKS009513I

Condition: Good book, corner bumps; good dj, corner creases

Classic account of the Civil Rights movement in an unread BOMC edition View more info

Clotel or, The President's Daughter

By: BROWN, William Wells

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, University-Carol: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BOOKS044364I

Condition: Good trade paperback, ex-library, bumps, rubs, pkt, spine taping

Subtitle: "A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States." Clean, tight reading copy. Introduction and annotations by William Edward Farrison. "The first American Negro novel, written and published by an escaped slave in 1853" View more info

Do You See My Love for You Growing?

By: COOMBS, Orde

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS035669I

Condition: Ex-library/bumps/rubs/stamps/pkt/spine label, else good; good dj

Clean, tight reading copy with cover tape shadows. View more info

Cavalcade: Negro American Writing from 1760 to the Present

By: DAVIS, Arthur P., and REDDING, Saunders, editors

Price: $10.75

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1971

Seller ID: BOOKS011553I

Condition: Good, bottom-edge dampstaining, bumps, rubs; no dj

Possible ex-library volume with spine label shadow. Lacks front free endpaper. Clean, tight text. View more info


By: DELOACH, Dennis

Price: $20.75

Publisher: Los Angeles, Crescent: 1978

Edition: 4th printing

Seller ID: BOOKS028987I

Condition: Very good small trade paperback with edge rubs

INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on title page; scarce thus. "Black-Oriented Crossword Puzzle Book." Uncommon title. View more info

Benjamin Lundy and the Struggle for Negro Freedom

By: DILLON, Merton L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Urbana, Illinois: 1966

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS040930I

Condition: Very good, name label; no dustjacket

Clean, tight. View more info

Blacks in White-Collar Jobs

By: O'CONNELL, Brian J.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Montclair/New York, Allanheld/Universe: 1979

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS028253I

Condition: Ex-library/stamps/bumps/rubs/pkt, else good; no dustjacket

Good reading, reference copy. View more info

These Same Long Bones: A Novel

By: PARKER, Gwendolyn M.

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1994

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS014183I

Condition: X-lib/stamps/water stain/pocket/wear, else good-, good-

Author's first novel. Dustjacket folds glued to pastedown. Excellent reading copy. View more info

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Killing the Dream: James Earl Ray and the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.

By: POSNER, Gerald

Price: $12.90

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1998

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: BOOKS024845I

Condition: Good+, bumps, endpaper names; good+ dj, rubs, creases, edgewear

Clean, tight with stain spot on rear interior of dustjacket. View more info

The Negro in the Making of America

By: QUARLES, Benjamin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Collier: 1964

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS038013I

Condition: Very good small trade paperback, edge rubs, name stamps

Softcover original. View more info

Black Abolitionists

By: QUARLES, Benjamin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford: 1969

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS040932I

Condition: Very good, two personal library stamps; no dustjacket

Clean, tight. View more info

Harlem Moon: Luminous Stories, Bright Ideas.


Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Broadway/Random House: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOOKS047283I

Condition: Very good trade softcover

A gorgeous promotional publication including selections from important African-American writers. View more info

Historical Negro Biographies (Volume in International Library of Negro Life and History series)

By: ROBINSON, Wilhelmina S.

Price: $18.75

Publisher: New York, Publishers Company: 1970

Edition: Second

Seller ID: BOOKS022694I

Condition: X-lib/bumps/rubs/stamps/edgewear, else good; no dustjacket

Clean, tight with fore-edge stain spot at top. Good reading, research copy. Retired from library reference room. View more info

Ain't Gonna Be the Same Fool Twice


Price: $10.75

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 1996

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS022875I

Condition: Good, bumps, name FEP, edgewear; good+ dustjacket

Clean text with light edgewear. View more info

African Americans: Voices of Triumph _ Leadership


Price: $18.75

Publisher: Alexandria, Va., Time-Life Books: 1994

Edition: Stated 1st

Seller ID: BOOKS011957I

Condition: Good book, name, half-title page; VG dustjacket, light scratches

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The First Emancipation: The Abolition of Slavery in the North


Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago: 1969

Edition: 3rd printing

Seller ID: BOOKS040924I

Condition: Very good, name stamps, date; very good dustjacket, edgewear

Clean, tight. View more info