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Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston

By: Boyd, Valierie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BY, Scribner: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503003953

ISBN: 0684842300

Condition: Very Good


Former library book, with card envelope and library stampings, but very little wear. Text clean. More than 35 b&w photos. More than 60 pp. of reference notes and bibliographic material. A detailed look at the life and career of African-American author and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston, including her role in the Harlem Renaissance movement. the author is an arts writer for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. A final chapter examines the "resurrection of Hurston.... View more info

Lockport Boy, a memoir of a magical time and place

By: Bredell, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lincoln Park, Michigan, Andiamo Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 503004048

ISBN: 096748460X

Condition: Near Fine


Thumbed, lightly curled. Flat-signed by author on half-title page. Text clean. Spine uncreased. Charming, humorous memoir by a retired newspaperman about his boyhood in Lockport, N.Y., near Niagara Falls. Bredell worked for the Buffalo Courier-Express and later the Detroit News. View more info

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The Four Voyages: Being His Own Log-Book, Letters and Dispatches with Connecting Narratives.. (Penguin Classics)

By: Columbus, Christopher; Cohen, J.M., Ed.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Classics: 1992

Seller ID: 503004083

ISBN: 0140442170

Condition: Very Good


Some curling and spine slant. Text clean. Includes 6 maps of the voyages. An anthology of Columbus material on his 4 voyages to the New World (Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Central America. Contents includes Columbus' logbook entries, letters from crew, biographical material by his son Herando Colon, etc. Cover blurb states: "....For anyone truly interested in the man and his mission, this remains the fundamental primary source." First published 1969, J.M. Cohen e... View more info

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Natural Blonde: A Memoir

By: Smith, Liz

Price: $3.65

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 503004102

ISBN: 0786863250

Condition: Near Fine


Almost new, light wear to jacket edges. Tiny red line on top edge near spine. Text clean. Include 32 pp. glossy b&w photos. Autobiography of the queen of gossiip columnists. She relates how she made it out of Texas and found fame in NYC. View more info