Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

African Americana

 - 30 items found in your search
African Americana

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame: Eleventh Anniversary Program, Oscar Micheaux Awards Ceremony, February 26, 1984
N/P N/P 1984 First Edition, Thus Soft Cover Fair No Jacket 
24 pages, saddle stapled. Inductees include Carmen de Lavallade; Mantan Moreland; Richard Pryor; Billy Dee Williams; & Jennifer Holiday. Covers are soiled, and separated from the contents. Contents are bright, clean, and intact. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
2 Bennett, Lerone, Jr. (with an Introduction By Benjamin E. Mays) What Manner of Man: A Biography of Martin Luther King, Jr.
New York Pocket Books Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo Inscribed and Signed By the Author
147 pages; Author's inscription on dedication page reads in full: "To ______ ______, / With respect / and good wishes / Lerone Bennett / It was good to see / you again"; Volume is a little aged and previous owners name/address is inked on inside of front and rear covers. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
3 Billington, Monroe Lee New Mexico's Buffalo Soldiers, 1866-1900
Niwot, CO University Press of Colorado 1991 0870812335 / 9780870812330 First Edition / First Printing Cloth - Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Inscribed and Signed By the Author
258 pages. Inscribed and signed by the author on blank front free end page. Dust jacket with very slight crease along upper edge over top board. Jacket remains bright and otherwise fine and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
4 Buchanan, A. Russell Black Americans in World War II
Santa Barbara, CA Clio Books 1978 0874362776 / 9780874362770 First Edition, Second Printing Cloth - Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 
Copyright is 1977. 148 pages. Covers are scuffed, and show rubbing and light wear on edges. Volume remains tight and contents are very clean and intact. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
5 Cornish, Dudley Taylor Kansas Negro Regiments in the Civil War (History of Minority Groups in Kansas Series, No. 1)
Topeka, Kansas Kansas Commission on Civil Rights 1969 First Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
15 pages, saddle stapled. Softbound. Slight signs of handling. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
6 Davidson, Bruce Time of Change: Civil Rights Photographs 1961-1965
Los Angeles, CA St. Ann's Press 2002 0971368112 / 9780971368118 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to Signed By the Photographer
First trade edition, which is one of 4500 copies printed. Nicely signed in name only by Bruce Davidson on half title page. There is a small (quarter inch) inked mark on the fore edge (perhaps a remainder mark?). Volume is otherwise Fine. Book is protected in original clear mylar sleeve that shows some scuffs and a two inch piece missing along upper edge. Due to the size and weight of this volume, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas:  Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance, Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas
7 Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas: Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance
Topeka, KS The Aaron and Alta Sawyer Douglas Foundation 0979126371 / 9780979126376 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover New New 
Copyright is 2008. 151 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas:  Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance, Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas
8 Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas: Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance
Topeka, KS The Aaron and Alta Sawyer Douglas Foundation 0979126371 / 9780979126376 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover New New 
Copyright is 2008. 151 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
9 Dryden, Charles W. A-Train: Memoirs of Tuskegee Airman
Tuscaloosa The University of Alabama Press 0817308563 / 9780817308568 Cloth - Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Fourth printing of the first edition. 421 pages. Bright and crisp copy, with dust jacket now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
10 Dunbar, Alice Moore Masterpieces of Negro Eloquence: The Best Speeches Delivered By the Negro From the Days of Slavery to the Present Time
New York The Bookery Publishing Company First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Copyright is 1914. 512 pages. Cloth covers are worn and a little soiled. Top hinge (internal) is loose. Text block remains tight. Inked name on front paste down. Contents are clean and intact. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
11 Gibson, Sonny Kansas City, Heart of America: Mecca of the New Negro
Kansas City N/P 1997 Second Edition Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to 
376 pages. Slight aging along edges. Volume remains tight, very clean, and otherwise Fine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
12 Goldman, Roger [with David Gallen] Thurgood Marshall: Justice for All
New York Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc. 1992 0881848050 / 9780881848052 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
509 pages. Remainder mark on top edge. Dust jacket shows scattered rubbing and scuffs on edges. Jacket remains bright and clean, and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
13 Holm, John James Holm's Race Assimilation or the Fading Leopard's Spots
Naperville, IL J. L. Nichols & Company First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 
Copyright is 1910. 526 pages. Red cloth covers are rubbed and show wear at spine ends and corners. Text and image on covers are a little faded, though remain clear. Red crayon price and a penciled note on blank front end leaves, and an inked name on first blank page. Hinges (internal) are both broke, though text block remains tight and in very good condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
14 Jones, Bessie & Bes Lomax Hawes Step it Down: Games, Plays, Songs, and Stories from the Afro-American Heritage
New York Harper & Row First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good+ Very Good Signed by Author
Copyright is 1972; 233 pages; Signed in name only by Bessie Jones on blank front free end page; Yellow cloth covers are slightly soiled and there is a little foxing on edges; Previous owners inked name/address on blank front paste down; Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean; Jacket with slight wear and handling remains bright and is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
15 Lewis, Samella The Art of Elizabeth Catlett
Claremont, CA Hancraft Studios 0941248062 / 9780941248068 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine 4to Signed by Author and Subject
Copyright is 1984; 193 pages; Un-numbered copy of a stated limited edition of 1000; Silver signature in name only of Elizabeth Catlett on blank front free end page; Author, Samella Lewis' inscription on half title page reads in full: "To ______ / with best wishes, / Samella Lewis / 1986"; Light foxing on edges; Volume is otherwise bright, very clean, and intact;; Jacket shows very light scattered edge creases/handling, though with no tears or chips and remaining bright and clean; Jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 400.00 USD
 
 
16 Marsh, J. B. T. The Story of the Jubilee Singers
Cleveland, OH The Cleveland Printing & Publishing Co. 1892 New Edition Cloth Fair No Jacket 12mo 
311 pages. Cloth covers are worn at spine ends and corners. Volume shows a little lean. Top hinge (internal) is cracked, though volume remains fairly tight and text block is solid. Inked name on fore edge. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
17 McGovern, James R. Black Eagle: General Daniel 'Chappie' James, Jr.
N/P The University of Alabama Press 1986 0817301798 / 9780817301798 First Edition, Second Printing Cloth - Hard Cover Fine Fine 
204 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
18 Nichols, J. L. And William H. Crogman (Revised and Enlarged by) and Others Progress of a Race, or the Remarkable Advancement of the American Negro...
Naperville, IL J. L. Nichols & Company Revised and Enlarged Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Copyright is 1920. 480 pages, Penciled name and address on blank front free end page. General fairly light wear. Overall tight and intact. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
19 O'Neil, Buck (with Steve Wulf and David Conrads) I Was Right on Time
New York Simon & Schuster 1996 0684803054 / 9780684803050 First Trade Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Inscribed and Signed By the Author and Others
First printing of the first trade edition following the Easton Press limited edition. 254 pages. Author's inscription on front free end page reads in full: "To ______ ____-- / Best Wishes! / Buck O'Neil" Inscription is followed by six additional signatures, being: [Clifford] Connie Johnson; Lefty LaMarque; Herman (Doc) Horn Sr.; Jessie Rogers; Slick Surratt; and Ulysses Holliman. Slight signs of handling and a couple very slight smudges on fore edges. Volume remains tight and otherwise very clean. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
20 Peck, James Freedom Ride
New York Simon and Schuster 1962 First Edition / First Printing Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ Signed by Author
160 pages. Signed "Jim Peck" in name only on the title page. Volume shows slight spine lean. Covers show very light rubbing and some signs of age. Volume remains tight and is clean and intact. Dust jacket remains bright and clean, though with scattered light rubbing and scattered small edge chips/tears. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
  1  2  NEXT >  
 
New Listings
Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas:  Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance, Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas
Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas: Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance
Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas
50.00 USD


Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas:  Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance, Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas
Aaron Douglas and Alta Sawyer Douglas: Love Letters from the Harlem Renaissance
Douglas, Aaron & Alta Sawyer Douglas
50.00 USD


The Ethnic Heritage of Topeka, Kanas: Immigrant Beginnings
Swan, Robert A., Jr.
75.00 USD


Time of Change: Civil Rights Photographs 1961-1965
Davidson, Bruce
200.00 USD


I Was Right on Time
O'Neil, Buck (with Steve Wulf and David Conrads)
150.00 USD


Buffalo Soldiers, Braves, and the Brass: The Story of Fort Robinson, Nebraska
Schubert, Frank N.
30.00 USD


New Mexico's Buffalo Soldiers, 1866-1900
Billington, Monroe Lee
30.00 USD


Black Eagle: General Daniel 'Chappie' James, Jr.
McGovern, James R.
20.00 USD


 
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@ksbiblio.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie