Category: African American

Sort

showing 1-5 of 5

A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHRISTMAS

By: Haley, Alex, (Author Of Roots) ,

Price: $18.66

Publisher: May not be noted.,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


CHRISTMAS; Black Interest; Underground RAILROAD; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Haley, Alex, (Author of Roots) , A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHRISTMAS, London & NY: Doubleday, 1988. First Printing An attractively produced little book, this is a story about the Underground Railroad and Christmas View more info

Image for AUTOGRAPHS FOR FREEDOM

AUTOGRAPHS FOR FREEDOM

By: Frederick Douglas; edited by Julia Griffiths

Price: $2,251.30

Publisher: Boston, John P. Jewett and Company, 1853

Edition: First Edition


Slavery; Negro American; Anthologies; LITERATURE, American; LITERATURE, Negro; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Publisher's original brown cloth stamped in blind on covers, spine letters gilt. Slightly faded. Some light foxing/spots. Anthology of antislavery short stories and poems, edited by Julia Griffiths. Each piece is followed by a lithographed facsimile reproduction of its author's signature- includes Horace Greeley, Annie Parker, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Frederick Douglas... View more info

Image for NARRATIVES OF COLORED AMERICANS.

NARRATIVES OF COLORED AMERICANS.

By: Mott, A. Wood, M. S.

Price: $375.95

Publisher: N Y, N Y, William Wood & Company, 1875

Edition: First Edition Thus


Negro American; Black American; AMERICANA; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 276 pages; Lacking spine, upper cover detached, lacking preliminary blanks, heart of text still useful. FIRST EDITION THUS. A revised edition of the first biographical work on African-Americans. Originally compiled by Abigail Mott in 1826, and reprinted in 1837, it was continued and added to several times th... View more info

Image for THE INDUSTRIAL HISTORY OF THE NEGRO RACE OF THE UNITED STATES School Edition

THE INDUSTRIAL HISTORY OF THE NEGRO RACE OF THE UNITED STATES School Edition

By: Giles B. Jackson, D. Webster Davis

Price: $122.15

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Negro Educational Association, 1911[1908]

Edition: Revised Edition


Negro American; Negro Studies; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; First revised edition of 1911. Some slight spotting to covers. A few pages were cut too large and show wear where edges extend slighlty. Otherwise sound. Owners names penciled lightly on first blank. A number of photographic plates of black historical interest. First revised edition, School Edition. The meaning... View more info

Image for THE SONGS OF OUR YEARS: A STUDY OF NEGRO FOLK MUSIC

THE SONGS OF OUR YEARS: A STUDY OF NEGRO FOLK MUSIC

By: Jackson, Clyde Owen

Price: $70.45

Publisher: NY, Exposition Press, 1968

Edition: First Edition


Negro; Black American; Songs; Spirituals; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 54 pages; DJ with two short 1/2" closed tears to front and one small chip 1/4"x1/2" to upper back panel. 1968. Clyde Jackson conductor and composer of some. George White, educator is mentioned as active in this field. Various editors and collectors. Dvorak statement. View more info