Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1985. Octavo; VG-/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, purple with white print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards in black cloth with purple print, slight wear to spine tail, else clean and strong; Text block has slight spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; viii, 229 pages.
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New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Company, 1979. First Edition. Octavo; pp 192; G+/G; pinkish beige spine with brown and black text; dust jacket shows lightly sunned spine; minor chips to edges; cloth has slight foxing to head and foot spine edges; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior head edge; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1968. First Edition. Octavo, 397 pages; VG/VG-; spine is black yellow and red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has price uncut "$5.95", has minor shelf wear along the top and bottom edges, with a small closed tear on the back cover and chipping on the fore edge corners; binding has minimal shelf wear; pages have red coloring along the top edge; shelved True Crime.
New York: Walker and Company, 1993. Quarto; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, cream with blue and black print; DJ has light edgewear, front flap clipped at bottom corner, else clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and blue paper to boards, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Chiefly song text with linocuts, includes music for voice and piano; unpaged, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1863. First Edition. Approx. 5.25" x 8" brown hardcover with faded gilt lettering. First Edition, First Issue. Significant wear around perimeter of lightly soiled, gently cocked boards with corners and spine ends beginning to fray; sunning to spine. Three penciled previous owner's signatures featuring two different names to ffep and to first blank page following ffep. Mild brown spotting throughout; otherwise, clean and tight. [Transferred from Dupont to Rockville 6/20/2016].
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black and cream with black print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright, taped to boards; Boards in white cloth, slight soiling, cocked spine; Text block has owner stamp to edges, front flyleaf, and last page, slight spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; ix, 372 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: The Viking Press, 1971. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; black and grey spine with black and white text; jacket has age toning, general shelfwear; boards are strong, minor age toning along head edges; textblock has age toning around edges, bookstore label on front endpaper, otherwise clean; pp 173; signed by author on front endpaper.
New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2005. First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. glossy DJ spine in dark rose with white title and shorter white segment to tail with tiny rose author and very small publisher. edgewear minimal, upper edge curling lightly. black clothbound HB, with gold stamped titling, gently abraded thin panel bottoms. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. small gallery of b/w images between page 266-267. excellent textblock through 522 pp. neat edges, unmarked all sides. ISBN# 0618088253.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1969. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with blue and white print; DJ has toning to spine, one-inch closed tear to rear top edge, edgewear, light shelfwear, price-clipped; Boards in white cloth with blue print, slightly cocked spine, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; 94 pages, illustrated ("With 96 black-and-white photographs").
Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1991. Larger Octavo; pp 269; G+/G; purple spine with black text; dust jacket has light tone to exterior edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; some smudging to edges; slightly cocked spine; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; frontispiece; illustrated;.
New York: Viking Press, 1944. First Edition, Presumed First Printing. 8vo., 128 pp., VG-/VG-; yellow and green pictorial DJ, red lettering to spine, yellow lettering to front cover; age-toning to spine, lettering faded yet legible; rubbing/chipping/closed tears to edges of DJ, tear to bottom of fore-edge of back cover, chipping with material loss to top right corner of front cover; price uncut "$2.00" to top right corner of front flap; DJ protected by plastic wrapper; tan cloth boards, dark green lettering to spine, dark green illustration to boards; mild fading to spine (lettering legible), bumping to head and tail of spine, brown discoloration from wear to head of spine; mild wear to boards, occasional minor staining to boards; age-toning to text-block; pictorial endpapers, notations in pencil to top left corner of verso of bfep; mild age-toning to interior, text legible, sepia illustrations clear; pub. 1944, "First published September 1944," no mention of further printings; stated to copyright page; 2 pp. frontispiece that includes title page; shelved Case 14.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1967. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with brown and black print; DJ in mylar, light edgewear, light soiling to front and rear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to top edge, else clean and tight; xvii, 260 pages.
Washington, DC: Associates in Negro Folk Education, 1940. Library Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 224 pages; VG-; fully bound in green cloth, spine and front cover have heavily faded gilt lettering; binding has minor shelf wear, with fraying and bumping at the top and bottom of the spine, and on the fore edge corners, spine has heavy discoloration; pages have minor detachment near the tile page, have minor age toning; shelved Case 11.
New York: New York University Press, 1969. Octavo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue with white print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear, vendor label on front; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has blue-tinted top edge, clean and tight; xviii, 658 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York: Harper & Row, 1962. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black and white with black and white print; DJ has edgewear, mild shelfwear, smudging; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and yellow paper to boards, light wear to spine caps, blemishes to spine, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight, musty odor; Signed in ink by the author on the title page; xiv, 271 pages.
Boston, MA: Faber & Faber, 1994. First Edition. Octavo, 226 pages; VG/VG; spine is black with white lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering; dust jacket has minimal shelf wear; binding and pages clear; Inscribed by the author to Michael Eric Dyson on the half title page; shelved African American Studies.
Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1981. Octavo; G+/no DJ; Ex-Library; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with gold print on a black ground; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to front edge, mild shelfwear; Text block has library stamps on all edges, and endpapers, else clean and tight; xx, 647 pages, illustrated.
New York: The Fairfax Press, 1979. Small Quarto; VG-/VG; Spine is a color illustration of a camp, white text. DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing on edges, but no major tears; Boards have small rubbing and tears on spine edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 354; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Historic Preservation Section, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, 1984. Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: White spine with no text: Covers are mostly clean with some minor dark smugdes, yellowing on back bottom portion, light shelfwear, minor chipping to head of spine, binding solid: Textblock is clean: 103 ppp.
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 208 pages; VG+/VG- spine is white with black and grey lettering; the dust jacket has slight toning and a small tape repair on the rear fold the boards and pages are clean, protected with a mylar covering; This copy has an extraordinary inscription to Marty Forscher, the proprietor of the Professional Camera Repair Shop in NYC from Charles Moore: "to Marty, with much appreciation for your contributions to the Civil Rights Movement - many important moments in history are captured by cameras you made available for these participants in this struggle for equality. Your dedication to photojournalism will never be forgotten - thanks for your support and friendship. with respect, Charles Moore 6/1/91; GF consignment; shelved case 11.
New York: Vantage Press, Inc., 1972. First Edition. 10mo; pp 120; G/Fair; dark tan spine with black text; dust jacket shows slightly sunned spine and head edge; minor rubbing to corners; staining to rear and spine; clipped flap corners; cloth has clean exterior; minor wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows only light wear to exterior edges; some underlining and marginalia throughout; inscribed by author;.
Boston, New York, London: Little, Brown and Company, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 375; VG-/VG-; black pictorial spine with copper text; an Easy Rawlins novel; dust jacket has light wear; mylar wrap; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; cocked spine; text block has mild toning toward edges; signed by author;.
New York, Boston, London: Little, Brown and Company, 2008. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 311; G/paperback; orange/peach/light blue pictorial spine with black and white text; advanced reading copy; an Easy Rawlins mystery; covers show slight soiling to exterior; minor edge wear; small sticker to front; text block has some modest toning toward edges; good binding.
Boston, New York, London: Little, Brown and Company, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 313; G+/paperback; black spine with white and red text; advanced reading copy; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; mildly curved front; text block has light tone to exterior edges; good binding.
Boston, New York, London: Little, Brown and Company, 2001. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 312; G/paperback; light gray/black pictorial spine with red text; advanced reading copy; covers show mild toning to exterior; minor edge wear; text block has some modest toning toward edges; good binding.
New York and London: W.W. Norton and Company, Inc., 1996. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 300; VG/VG-; black spine with red and greenish beige text; an Easy Rawlins mystery; dust jacket has minimal wear to exterior; mylar wrap; cloth has clean exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by author.
Boston, New York, London: Little, Brown and Company, 2004. First Edition, First Printing. 12mo; pp 250; G/paperback; white spine with black text; advance reading copy; covers show slight shelf wear to exterior; minor edge wear; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean;.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1997. Octavo; G+/VG; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with black print; DJ in mylar, clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with black cloth to spine and white paper to boards, cocked spine, slight bump to front bottom fore corner, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; x, 308 pages.
Auburn: Derby and Miller, 1853. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 336 pages; G; bound in 3/4 red leather, pebbled dark green cloth boards, paneled spine with gilt and no titling; hinges cracked, some rubbing to binding; reinforcement to both front and rear gutters; gift inscription to second free endpaper; page 336 with significant damage, appears to have at one point been glued to something; Significantly foxed, as usual, with finger smudges and wear to pages, some fraying to scattered fore edges; With all seven wood engravings, including frontispiece portrait; true first printing of this scarce title, with no mention of "Thousand" at top of title page; lacking four-page catalogue; LB consignment; shelved case 1.
Mahwah: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2003. 3rd Printing. Octavo; G/Paperback; off-white spine with black text; covers have moderate shelfwear and rubbing; small stains on bottom of front cover; light edgewear and fraying; textblock has significant underlining in blue pen from pp. 3-141; small stain on inside front cover and ffep. 320 pp.
Detroit: Balamp Publishing, 1973. Octavo; pp 342; VG-/VG-; yellow spine with black text; full title: My World of Reality: The Autobiography of Hildrus A. Poindexter; dust jacket has light sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; mild rubbing to rear joint; cloth has light shelf wear; strong boards; text block has light ivory toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; inscribed by author;.
New York: Trident Press, 1967. Octavo; G+ Hardcover w/ G+ Dustjacket; Black spine with Blue and White text; Dustjacket covered by brodart, some edgewear, some shelfwear, price clipped; Boards strong, cocking to spine, some edgewear, some shelfwear, rubbing to corners, otherwise clean; Textblock has gift inscription on front endpaper, creasing to top corner of page 19, slight age toning, small brown marks along head edge of textblock; 293 pp.
New York: Ballantine Books, 2003. First Ballantine Books revised edition. Octavo; First Ballantine Books revised edition; VG; Paperback; Spine, black with white and red print; Cover is clean and bright; Text block clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the author on the title page; x, 675 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
Washington, DC: Provident Press, October 1970. First Printing. 8vo. VG/VG. black DJ spine with off white titling between stressed ends and rubbed mostly orange panels, with whitish wrinkles, closed cuts or creases as edgewear. DJ is under clear protective cover. medium green clothbound HB with stamped black titles between pushed in ends. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON RIGHT FEP. binding is solid, no marks or writing. clear inside and out. 306 pp.
St. Paul, MN: Borealis Books, 2008. Canadian Printing. small 8vo. VG+/VG. black glossy DJ spine with tiny white title, red author and tiny white tail logo. white glossy jacket front/rear. bright red clothbound HB, silver stamped titling and adjacent gray boards. textblock skimmed lightly. small illustrated section around mid-volume. 199 pp. ISBN# 9780873516075.