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    American Roots Musicby Bonnie RaittAbrams
    • Original Book (1.4kg)£12.00
      Secondhand large format deluxe hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    Another Day in the Death of Americaby Gary YoungeFaber And Faber
    Ex-library w/stamps secondhand book
    James BaldwinThe Amen CornerCorgi
    Second-hand out of print edition UK paperback Corgi in good condition sticker on cover (difft cover)
    The Fire Next Time (1963)James BaldwinPenguin
    Since it was first published, this famous study of the Black Problem in America has become a classic. Powerful, haunting and prophetic, it sounds a clarion...
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    Beneath the Underdog by Charles Mingusby Charles MingusPenguin
    Nice early Penguin copy
    • Original Book (200g)£8.00
      Sleeve condition: VG-Original UK paperback in ok condition - creasing to sleeve and small tear
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    Big Star Fallin' Mama: Five Women in Black Musicby Hettie JonesViking
    • Original Book (400g)£12.00
      Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA hardbook, ex library, plastic cover,
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    Black Danceby Edward Thorpechatto & windus
    This is a study of Black dance from its origins in Africa, in the slave songs and dances of the Caribbean and the American South through the minstrel shows...
    Black Drama Anthologyby Ron Milner & Woodie KingA Meridian Book
    Includes work by Archie Shepp, Langston Hughes and Amiri Baraka
    • Original Book (350g)£15.00
      s/hand USA out of print paperback in ok cond (sticker on front)
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    Black Music Biography: an Annotated Bibliographyby Samuel A. Floyd Jr And Marsha J. ReisserKraus
    • Original Book (800g)£25.00
      Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA hardback, no dustjacket
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    Black Music in Americaby John RublowskyBasic Books Inc
    USA original hardback book with dustjacket in plastic ex library
    Black Music In Our CultureCurricular Ideas On The Subjects, Materials And ProblemsKent State University Press
    Second-hand ex-library hardback book, missing dustcover
    • Original Book (400g)£12.00
      Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA hardback book,
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    Black Music in the United States: an Annotated Bibliographyby Samuel A. Floyd Jr & Marsha J. Reisser
    Includes section on Bibliographies of bibliographies and Bibliographies on biographies (!) and 'records and record collections'
    • Original Book (650g)£20.00
      Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA hardback, ex library , w stamps, no dustjacket
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    Black Poets of the United StatesBy Jean Wagner
    1973 secondhand usa hardrback (with dustjacket) ex-library w/ stamps
    Black Power and Student Rebellionby James McEvoy and Abraham MillerWadsworth Publishing
    • Original Book (650g)£20.00
      Second-hand 1969 hardbook, no dustjacket (ex-library, stamps, sticker on front)
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    The Black Power RevoltA Collection Of EssaysBarbour
    • Original Book (350g)£15.00
      Second-hand USA ex-library paperback in ok condition (difft cover)
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    Blind Man With A PistolChester HimesAlison & Busby
    Second-hand original book
    • Original Book (200g)£8.00
      Original out of print edition USA second-hand paperback in good condition ex library w/stamps and plastic covered
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    Cast the First Stoneby Chester HimesAllison & Busby
    Himes' novel that rips aside the barred doors of prison life. A story of what happens to a man in prison; a vivid re-creation of a perverse society with...
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      Secondhand UK paperback
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    Come Back Charleston Blueby Chester HimesPenguin
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    Conversations with AMIRI BARAKAby Charlie ReillyUniversity Press of Mississippi
    • Original Book (700g)£15.00
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    Cotton Comes to Harlemby Chester HimesPanther
    Wickedly funny book. Nice out-of-print secondhand paperback edition
    Crazy Killby Chester HimesA&B
    • Original Book (200g)£10.00
      Original UK paperback in good condition
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    Dust Tracks on a Roadby Zora Neale HurstonVirago
    • Original Book (350g)£8.00
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    Dutchmanby LeRoi JonesFaber and Faber
    Leroi Jones' play Dutchman
    Four Black Revolutionary Playsby LeRoi JonesThe Bobbs-Merrill Company
    Original secondhand paperback book in G cond, sticker on front
    Furious Passage of James Baldwinby F M EckmanM. Evans & Company
    • Original Book (500g)£10.00
      Original USA Hardback book, no dust jacket, worn,
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    Giants of Black Musicby Pauline Rivelli & Robert LevinA Dacapo
    Original 1970 Interviews with Alice Coltrane, Horace Tapscott, John Coltrane, Leon Thomas, Gary Bartz and more! Beat that!
    • Original Book (250g)£15.00
      Original USA hardback, no dust jacket, ex-library w/stamps
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    Going To Meet The Manby James BaldwinCorgi
    • Original Book (200g)£8.00
      secondhand corgi out of print nice edition UK paperback (difft cover)
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    Sorrow's KitchenThe Life And Folklore Of Zora Neale HurstonAladdin Paperbacks
    Describes the life and work of the prolific black author who wrote stories, plays, essays, and articles, recorded black folklore, and was involved in the...
    I Know What I KnowThe Music Of Charles Mingus By Todd S. JenkinsPraeger
    s/hand hardback book w/dustjacket ex libraryFrom the mid-1940s until his death in 1979, Charles Mingus created an unparalleled body of recorded work, most...
    Pimp - The Story Of My LifeIceberg SlimCanongate
    The ultimate anti-hero, Iceberg Slim, takes you into the secret inner world of the pimp, and the smells, the sounds, the fears and petty triumphs of...
    • Original Book (200g)£5.00
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    Imamu Amiri Baraka: A Collection of Critical Essaysby Leroi JonesTwentieth Century View
    • Original Book (250g)£20.00
      Sleeve condition: VG-Original USA paperback, ex-library, well worn copy, creasing, ageing
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    In Love (1971)By Gordon ParksLippincott
    Nice collectible hardback book in good condition with dustjacket in ok cond
    James Baldwin: Artist on Fireby W.J. WeatherbyMichael Joseph
    A portrait of James Baldwin tracing his development from the ghettos of Harlem to Paris and back to America where his active participation in civil rights...
    • Original Book (900g)£15.00
      Out of print UK 1st edn. hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    James Brown: Godfather of Soulby James Brown and Bruce TuckerSidgwick & Jackson
    • Original Book (800g)£6.00
      Original secondhand UK paperback in OK cond only
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    Jonah's Gourd Vineby Zora Neale HurstonG.K. Hall & Co
    Zora Neale Hurston's debut 1934 novel
    • Original Book (650g)£10.00
      Secondhand USA hardback book, ex-library w/stamps, plastic covering
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    Katherine DunhamDancer And Choreographer By Jeannine DominyChelsea House
    secondhand out of print usa hardback w/stamps
    Katherine Dunham Pioneer of Black DanceCarolrhoda Books
    Nice biography with lots of pics. s/hand USA ex-library hardback book w/dustjacket in plastic
    Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessaryby Spike LeeVintage
    • Original Book (300g)£10.00
      Original secondhand USA paperback
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    Mexican-Americans of South Texas (Case Study in Cultural Anthropology)by William MadsenStanford University
    Anthroplogical study - secondhand first edition 1964 USA paperback
    Post-Soul NationBy Nelson GeorgePenguin
    A social critic and award-winning author of Hip Hop America describes the splintering of African-American culture in the 1980s, examining the dichotomy...
    Profiles In Black PowerBy James HaskinsDoubleday
    Second-hand hardback missing dustjacket
    Raise Race Rays Raze: Essays Since 1965by Imamu Amiri (Le Roi Jones) BarakaVintage
    • Original Book (200g)£20.00
      Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA paperback some wear to cover/yellowing to paper
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    Rite of Passageby Richard WrightHarper Collins
    Richard Wright, internationally acclaimed author of Black Boy and Native Son, gives us a coming-of-age story as compelling today as...
    A School Of Our OwnParents, Power, and Community at the East Harlem Block SchoolsTeachers College Press
    Description: This is the story of a remarkable community organization started by a group of Puerto Rican "homemakers" in 1965 with federal anti-poverty...