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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.
Marietta, GA: Top Shelf Productions, 2015. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 187 pages; VG; Spine is dark blue with white lettering; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, has faint rubbing on the front cover; signed on the dedication page by John Lewis; shelved graphic novels.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 496 pages; VG/VG; spine black with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$26.00'; mild wear to head and tail of spine, corners; Inscribed on sfep by John Lewis, dated 5-27-99, with some mild bleed onto title page from ink; shelved case 5.
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 Third Press, 1974. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG--; Orange spine with white lettering; Jacket shows wear all edges and corners, jacket spine is greatly age-faded, inner jacket flap is price-clipped; Boards are straight and strong, minimal shelf wear; Binding is tight; Text block is clean and free from marking; 153 pp. Shelved in Literary Criticism.
New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1964. 8vo hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/VG+. Interior clean, binding strong, minor shelfwear to boards. Minor age-toning to back of dj, slight rubbing at corners and folds, dj in protective plastic sleeve. 85 pp. [Black and white text on grey and brown spine. In cases.].
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: Book Supply Company, 1944. Tenth Edition. Octavo; 385pp; full maroon cloth; no dustjacket; minor fading to spine; some minor wear at extremities; contents very good throughout; signed and inscribed by the author. Micheaux was a pioneering African-American author and film director. [Spine; gilt titles on maroon cloth] Pictures available upon request.
New York: Fordham University Press, 2015. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; VG/VG; white spine, black and red text; dust jacket has minor shelfwear, minor edgewear on head edge, rubbing on spine edges; boards strong, minor rubbing on tail fore corners, bumping on spine edges; text block clean; First Edition, First Printing; 349pp.
Washington, DC: Associated Publishers, Inc., 1980. First Edition. Octavo, 60 pages; VG/VG; spine is white with black lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges; binding and pages clear; profusely illustrated with full size plates; shelved Front table.
New York, NY: Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1968. Reprint. Hardcover Crown Octavo; VG; Yellow Buckram cloth Boards with maroon lettering; Boards clean with minimal ware, light rubbing, small scratch on back Board; Text block age toned, single stain on fore-edge, otherwise clean, Text and illustrations legible and clear; pp 502.
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;.
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.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1976. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Black spine with blue and white text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, rubbing to surfaces and along sides and edges; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid, minor spotting along paste-downs, toned pages; Toning and foxing to text block exterior, text block clean; 231 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.
Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1941. First Edition. tall thin 8vo., 97 pp., G/no DJ; gray and pictorial paper boards, black lettering, spine age-toned tan; bumping/fraying/chipping to head and tail of spine, rounding to spine, no shelf lean; HC picture book, moderate wear to boards, boards shaken, binding sturdy, slight cocking to boards, bumping/fraying to corners; yellow and navy blue stamps to back board (letters reversed): "SYCAMORE BEND COMMISSARY" in yellow (spine to top of back board), then "GROCERIES / HARDWARE / DRY GOODS / FEED"; age-toning/wear to text-block, mild staining to top; signature of previous owner and brown staining to recto of first blank page; occasional scattered foxing to interior, age-toning to margins (text legible); missing pp. 3-4 (torn from gutter, starting hinge); contains black and white/full-color illustrations by MacKnight to interior; pub. 1941 stated to copyright page, no mention of further printings; shelved Case 14.
New York: Atherton Press, Inc., 1970. First Edition, Second Printing. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, glossy white spine with black text; dj age-toning; several small closed tears; superficial scratch, top portion of rear cover; HB, red cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; gift note, half-title page; 452pp. --A follow-up volume to 'Slavery And Its Aftermath.'.
Los Angeles: Baumgardt, 1906. First edition (signed and inscribed by the author);. Small octavo in cloth with plastic cover; VG/no DJ; spine green with gold letters; boards are strong with some soiling and low shelf wear; paper is only slightly discolored with a couple of photographs; author's quote, signature and date on front flap; C. M. Seymour Severance was a famous abolitionist, suffragist, and founder of the Unitarian Church in L.A.; pp. 191.
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1978. First edition. Octavo; First edition; G+/VG-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ in mylar, slight edgewear but clean and bright; Boards quarter bound with brown cloth to spine and green paper to boards, clean and strong; Text block has remainder of bookplate on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xii, 443 pages.
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1983. First. Octavo; VG-/VG- Hardcover w/ Dustjacket; Offwhite spine with Black and Red text; Dustjacket clean, with some edgewear, closed tear along front tail edge, closed tear along back head edge; Boards strong and clean with slight bumping at corners; Textblock has 2pp of pencil margin notes in forward, 10+ pages dog-eared corners, no underlining/highlighting, otherwise clean; 313 pp.
Princeton & Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2003. Octavo: VG-/no-Dj paperback: Black spine with 2 small rectangular black and white pictures and lime green text: Covers are mostly clean with rubbing, general shelfwear, slight fraying to bottom corner, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some very mild dust staining, pages clean and unmarked: 386 pp.
Canton, MI: Visible Ink Press, 2014. Quarto; VG-/no-D; black/red spines with white and yellow text; 4 volumes: 400 Years of Achievement, pp 543 [ISBN 9781578595365]; Civil Rights Feats and Facts, pp 390 [ISBN 9781578595396]; Heroes and Heroines, pp 733 [ISBN 9781578595372]; Notable First, pp 833 [ISBN 9781578595389]; cloths have some rubbing to exteriors; minor chips to edges; bumped corners; slightly bowed boards; text blocks have minimal wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated; frontispieces; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
White Stone, VA: Brandylane Publishers, 1997. First Edition. Octavo; pp 129; VG-/no-DJ; dark blue spine with gilt text; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; strong, clean boards; text block has some toning to exterior edges; light offset to endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated; interior clean; inscribed by author;.
Boston: P. Jewett and Company, 1852. First Edition, First Issue. Octavo, 312 pages, Volume 1 only; G-; Brown cloth boards and spines with gilt lettering and illustration; moderate rubbing and wear to boards, chipping to head and tail of spine; some gatherings partially loose; foxing throughout; contemporary name 'Blanchard' written on ffep, dated 1852.; First printing, with no other printings listed on the copyright or title page. First issue points: “spilt” (rather than “spiled”) in Volume I, page 42, line 1; Hobart & Robbins shown on the copyright page.; Shelved in case 2.
New York and London: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Books, Inc, 2003. First Edition. Octavo; pp 442; VG-/VG-; gray spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; light ink to rear; cloth has minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; illustrated; light ink to pp 67-68, 231, 233, 245-247; inscribed by author to former U.S. Senator Harris Wofford;.
New York: Broadway Books, 1998. Octavo; VG/VG; Off-white spine with black, red & blue text; Dust jacket has slightly rubbed exterior and minor wear along edges, overall intact; Boards have clean, strong panels; Text block has remainder mark on exterior head edge, otherwise just slight shelf wear on exterior edges with clean pages with tight binding; pp 324. Signed.
n. p. The University of Michigan, 1977. Large Octavo; pp 322; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior slightly toned toward edges; tight binding; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited order.
Amherst, MA: P & P Publications, 1995. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, glossy red spine with white text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, black cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; frontispiece photo of Mr. Tillis; 113pp. ---INSCRIBED to Patricia Schroeder, former Congresswoman from Colorado.
New York: Continuum, 1998. Octavo: VG/VG: White spine with brown text: DJ is clean with light shelfwear, very small closed tear on back bottom portion: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing mainly to head and tail of spine and corners, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 214 pp.
New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company, 1993. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with blue & red text; Dust jacket has light rubbing wear and slight soiling on exterior with general edge wear, otherwise intact; Cloth has minor wear at spine edges with clean and strong panels; Previous owner's name on ffep; Text block shows slight wear due to handling, but pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 496.
Nashville: Publishing House of The M.E. Church, South, Barbee & Smith, Agents, 1892. Small Octavo; VG/hardcover; Brown spine with gold text; Heavy age and shelf wear to covers, rubbing and staining to surfaces, bumping at corners, fraying along sides and edges; Binding cocked, previous owner's inscription on front paste-down, heavy foxing and staining within front and rear paste-down and free-end pages, age toning to pages, minor blemishes along page edges; Heavy age toning to text block exterior, blemishes extending to page edges; Text block clean; 303 pp.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1982. Octavo; G/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, blue, illustrated with red and black print on white banner; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, mild shelfwear; Boards quarter bound with red cloth to spine and blue paper to boards, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown, else clean and tight; 384 pages, illustrated (b&w plates).
New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 2006. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. solid black DJ spine and panels, main titling thick and red glossy imprinted and followed by white author and tiny red/white publisher. front jacket panel has expansive and much enlarged titling for red title and author, more text and subtitling descends in white characters in the foreground. neatly bound HB in dark navy cloth, stamped with bold red metallic lettering. sturdy panels, binding secure and inside the volume is very clear and excellent. SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON TITLE PAGE. 243 pp. ISBN# 9780307338235.