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Lot 318: COLLECTION OF BIOGRAPHIES BY AFRICAN-AMERICAN AUTHORS.

Fall Eclectic Auction

by Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers

October 22, 2016

St. Louis, MO, USA

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Description: COLLECTION OF BIOGRAPHIES BY AFRICAN-AMERICAN AUTHORS.
-Anderson, D. (1938). Nigger lover. London: L.N. Fowler & Co.
-Buckley, G. L. (1986). The Hornes: An American family. New York: Knopf. Signed.
-Bundles, A. L. (2001). On her own ground: The life and times of Madam C.J. Walker. New York: Scribner.
-Chisholm, S. (1970). Unbought and unbossed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Signed.
-Chisholm, S. (1973). The good fight. New York: Harper & Row. Signed.
-Dickerson, D. J. (2000). An American story. New York: Pantheon Books. Signed.
-Douglass, F. (1993). Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave. D. W. Blight (Ed.). Boston: Bedford Books of St. Martin''s Press.
-Felix, A. (2002). Condi: The Condoleezza Rice story. New York: Newmarket Press.
-Golden, M. (1995). Saving our sons: Raising Black children in a turbulent world. Signed.
-Golden, M. (2004). Don''t play in the sun: One woman''s journey through the color complex. New York: Doubleday. Signed.
-Graham, S. (1947). There was once a slave: The heroic story of Frederick Douglass. New York: J. Messner.
-Harris, E. L. (1992). Native stranger: A Black American''s journey into the heart of Africa. New York: Simon & Schuster.
-Harris, E. L. (1993). South of haunted dreams: A ride through slavery''s old back yard. New York: Simon & Schuster. Signed.
-Haskins, J. (1987). Queen of the blues: A biography of Dinah Washington. New York: W. Morrow.
-Hentoff, N. (1997). Speaking freely: A memoir. New York: Knopf.
-Holly, E. (1996). One life: The autobiography of an African American actress. New York: Kodansha International. Signed.
-Jackson, H. (1974). There''s nothing I own that I want. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
-Kincaid, J. (1997). My brother. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Signed.
-McKay, C. (1970). A long way from home. London: Pluto Press.
-Mfume, K., & Stodghill, R. (1996). No free ride: From the mean streets to the mainstream. New York: One World. Signed.
-Murray-Brown, J. (1973). Kenyatta. New York: E.P. Dutton.
-Neary, J. (1971). Julian Bond: Black rebel. New York: Morrow.
-Pereira, K. (1995). August Wilson and the African-American odyssey. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Signed.
-Powell, C. L., & Persico, J. E. (1995). My American journey. New York: Random House. Signed.
-Sills, B., & Linderman, L. (1987). Beverly: An autobiography. Toronto: Bantam Books. Signed.
-Thomas, C. (2007). My grandfather''s son: A memoir. New York: Harper. Signed.
-Thornbrough, E. L. (1972). T. Thomas Fortune: Militant journalist. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
-Walker, R. (2001). Black, white, and Jewish: Autobiography of a shifting self. New York: Riverhead Books. Signed.
-Williams, C. (1980). I''m alive!: An autobiography. San Francisco: Harper & Row. Signed.
-Wilson, H. E. (1990). Our nig: Or, Sketches from the life of a free black, in a two-story white house, North, showing that slavery''s shadows fall even there. Champaign, IL: Project Gutenberg.

Collection of Lindsay Waldorf Patterson (1934-2009), New York, NY.

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