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The Midlanders

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co, 1912. First Edition. Arthur William Brown illustrations. Contemporary novel of Middle West life, the Louisiana swamps and bayous and small town life on the Iowa Reserve. more

245.00 USD

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The Mettle of the Pasture

New York: MacMillan Co, 1903. First Edition. Original red cloth and printed dustjacket. Kentucky's first important novelist and an attempt to capture the spirit, and dialects, of his native Kentucky more

165.00 USD

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Death is a Little Man

New York: Julian Messner, Inc, 1936. First Edition. American South set novel of African-American life, described at jacket flap as "those friendly, superstitious, passionate, lazy, sudden and joyous men and women more

175.00 USD

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Whitney and Son

New York: Coward McCann Inc, 1941. First Edition, Review Copy with publisher's slip laid in. Author's first novel. A man who had abandoned his family to live with another woman returns more

150.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
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As the Hart Panteth

New York: New York Book Co, 1913. Second Edition, first published in 1898. Romance novel of the American South utilizing dialect speech for African American characters. Uncommon. Very Good in nearly Very more

100.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Old Creole Days

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1897. First Edition, Limited Edition of 204 copies on Japan paper, this copy #174. Small quarto, vellum binding, gilt decoration and lettering, gilt top page edge. more

75.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Mr. George's Joint

New York: E. P. Dutton and Co, 1941. First Edition. Hawkins dustjacket art. Thomas Jefferson Southern Award winning novel of African-American life in contemporary Texas. Near Fine in Very Good plus dustjacket.  more

85.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Southways

New York: Viking Press, 1938. First Edition. Depression Era collection of stories by Caldwell including, The Negro in the Well, Carnival, and New Cabin. Very Good-Near Fine, fading to cloth more

75.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Angel

New York: George H. Doran Co, 1926. First Edition. Winifred Lefferts dustjacket art. Novel of the North Carolina hill country with their " prejudices and hates". Very Good-Near Fine, signature at front more

75.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Backwater

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co, 1931. Early Printing. Harold Von Schmidt dustjacket art. Tennessee backwoods set novel of "good darkey laughter and whisky flavored speech are an intrinsic part of this more

150.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Angel

New York: George H. Doran Co, 1926. Early Printing, without colophon at copyright page. Winifred Lefferts dustjacket art. Novel of the North Carolina hill country with their " prejudices and hates". Very more

65.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Steamboat Round the Bend

New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1933. First Edition. Alice Caddy wrap-around dustjacket art and illustrations. Novel of Doctor Jim who lives on a Mississippi shanty boat. "In some sections the Negroes more

175.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Angel

New York: George H. Doran Co, 1926. Early Printing, without colophon at copyright page. Winifred Lefferts dustjacket art. Novel of the North Carolina hill country with their " prejudices and hates". Very more

65.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Backwater

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co, 1931. Early Printing. Harold Von Schmidt dustjacket art. Tennessee backwoods set novel of "good darkey laughter and whisky flavored speech are an intrinsic part of this more

125.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Backwater

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co, 1930. First Edition stated (and correct first issue dustjacket). Harold Von Schmidt dustjacket art. Tennessee backwoods set novel of "good darkey laughter and whisky flavored speech more

300.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Southways

New York: Viking Press, 1938. First Edition. Depression Era collection of stories by Caldwell including, The Negro in the Well, Carnival, and New Cabin. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, more

45.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Mamba's Daughters

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co, 1929. First Edition. Harold Von Schmidt wrap-around dustjacket art. African American themed novel concerning three generations of a Charleston, South Carolina family. Very Good, spine ends more

125.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216

Butcher Bird

Boston: Little, Brown, and Co, 1936. First Edition. Walter J. Heffron dustjacket art. Novel of the 'Deep South' and "Negro sharecroppers...[their] spirit of rhythmic gaiety and sadness, laughter and heartache, with more

75.00 USD

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East Woodstock, CT
(860) 928-1216
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