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1885 antique Uncle Tom's
                                        Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
                                        anti-slavery classic Houghton
                                        Mifflin and Company
1885 antique Uncle Tom's
                                        Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
                                        anti-slavery classic Houghton
                                        Mifflin and Company1885 antique Uncle Tom's
                                        Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
                                        anti-slavery classic Houghton
                                        Mifflin and Company
Uncle Tom’s Cabin
By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Vintage / antique edition, copyright 1885 (note the missing 5 on Title page)
Published by Houghton Mifflin and Company / Riverside Press

Uncle Tom’s Cabin “the most important event in the world history of the novel.”  This phenomenal book ranks among the most influential writings of all time.

This volume is a hardcover, with 500 pages, and some pages of ads for other books at the back. It also includes an introduction by the author in which she displays letters she received by such well-known people as Charles Dickens, Charles Kingsley, Jenny Lind, James Thurston, and others who wrote to tell her their thoughts on slavery and how her book affected their lives.  In the introduction, there is a small stain at the top right hand corner. It goes away well before the novel begins. See photos. This is a very old and rare edition of Beecher Stowe’s important classic!

The pages are age-tanned but very clean.  The binding is tight.  There is a frontis with tissue guard.  The green pictorial cover has wear and fraying around the edges.
Dimensions: 8.25" by 5.25."

Item #boc10126 $45.50



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Green Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the Author
Green Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the AuthorGreen Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the AuthorGreen Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the AuthorGreen Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the AuthorGreen Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the AuthorGreen Ghetto
                                        Poetry by Reverend Herbert
                                        Brokering 1972 Published by
                                        Saint John's University Press,,
                                        Collegeville, Minnesota Signed
                                        by the Author









Green Ghetto
Poetry by Reverend Herbert Brokering 1972
Published by Saint John's University Press,, Collegeville, Minnesota Signed by the Author

AFRICAN-AMERICAN POETRY. Poetry by Reverend Herbert F. Brokering. Photography, Sister Noemi Weygant. 10.5" by 7.25", paper-covered boards, 79 pages, illustrated (with photographs, in color, of African-Americans, including children)

Pastor, poet and author, Herbert Brokering (1926-2009)

The binding is tight and clean.  The green pictorial cover is very nice but there is a tiny scracth to the surface on the face, otherwise near mint.  Book is considered excellent.

Item #boc10407 $85.00


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Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968
Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968Miller, William R. Martin
                                        Luther King, Jr.: His Life,
                                        Martyrdom and Meaning for the
                                        World. New York: Weybright and
                                        Talley, 1968










Martin Luther King, Jr.: His Life, Martyrdom and Meaning for the World
by William Robert Miller New York: Weybright and Talley, 1968

Focuses on the larger freedom movement as well as the life of MLK. A most thorough treatment so far of King’s intellectual and religious development, a side of King that is frequently neglected.

A very nice 319 page first edition hardcover with a large picture section in center. Dust jacket has a little edgewear and a couple tears (see photos) but still nice to have.


Item #boc10377 $25.50



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