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GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New American Library: 1963

Seller ID: 105360

Condition: Good


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FRIENDS DISAPPEAR The Battle for Racial Equality in Evanston

By: Barr, Mary

Price: $15.99

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 2014

Seller ID: 141405

ISBN: 022615646X

Condition: Good


Cover has a slight upward flare on the edges. No apparent marks or writing. ; Chicago Visions and Revisions; 304 pages View more info

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THE QUEST OF THE SILVER FLEECE

By: Du Bois, W E B

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2008

Seller ID: 89082

ISBN: 0486460223

Condition: As New


New, Unread Copy. No wear or creases; no marks or writing. Unabridged republication of the original 1911 edition. ; Dover Books on Literature & Drama; 5.25 x 8025; 336 pages View more info

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THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MISS JANE PITTMAN

By: Gaines, Ernest J

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1972

Seller ID: 30831

ISBN: 0553263579

Condition: Very Good


"This is a novel in the guise of the tape-recorded recollections of a black woman who has lived 110 years, who has been both a slave and a witness to the black militancy of the 1960's. In this woman Ernest Gaines has created a legendary figure, a woman equipped to stand beside William Faulkner's Dilsey in "The Sound And The Fury."" Miss Jane Pittman, like Dilsey, has 'endured, ' has seen almost everything and foretold the rest. Gaines' novel brings to mind other great wo... View more info

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THE CLASSIC SLAVE NARRATIVES

By: Gates, Henry Louis

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Signet Classics: 2002

Seller ID: 143036

ISBN: 0451528247

Condition: Very Good


No group of slaves anywhere, in any era, has left such prolific testimony to the horror of bondage as African-American slaves. Here are four of the most notable narratives: "The Life of Olaudah Equiano; The History of Mary Prince; Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass;" and "Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl." View more info

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LOOSE CANONS: NOTES ON THE CULTURE WARS

By: Gates, Henry Louis Jr

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 64712

ISBN: 0195083504

Condition: Very Good


Very Good - Light creasing & edge wear; Previous owners name neatly inside cover otherwise no marks or writing. ; 199 pages View more info

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THE FUTURE OF THE RACE

By: Gates, Henry Louis Jr & Cornel West

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 78512

ISBN: 067944405x

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Near Fine Hardcover in Very Good Dust Jacket. Binding straight and tight; corners and edges sharp. No marks or writing. One very short closed tear on DJ front, otherwise appears unread. No inventory stickers. Scan shows actual copy. ; 196 pages View more info

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BLACK LIKE ME

By: Griffin, John Howard

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Signet: 1996

Edition: 35

Seller ID: 41816

ISBN: 0451192036

Condition: Very Good


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ROOTS: THE SAGA OF AN AMERICAN FAMILY

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1976

Seller ID: 105279

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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ROOTS The Saga of an American Family

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2016

Seller ID: 141697

ISBN: 030682485X

Condition: As New


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ROOTS The Saga of an American Family

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2016

Seller ID: 141698

ISBN: 030682485X

Condition: As New


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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139023

ISBN: 0679755330

Condition: Very Good


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $6.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139097

ISBN: 0679755330

Condition: New


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $6.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139098

ISBN: 0679755330

Condition: New


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $6.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139099

ISBN: 0679755330

Condition: New


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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MOSES, MAN OF THE MOUNTAIN

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1991

Seller ID: 137264

ISBN: 0060919949

Condition: Very Good


Remainder mark on bottom. ; 336 pages View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2013

Seller ID: 138451

ISBN: 0060838671

Condition: New


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2013

Seller ID: 138452

ISBN: 0060838671

Condition: New


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD A Novel

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics: 2006

Seller ID: 143159

ISBN: 0060838671

Condition: New


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD A Novel

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics: 2006

Seller ID: 143593

ISBN: 0060838671

Condition: New


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info