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Uncle Tom’s Cabin
By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Vintage / antique edition, copyright
1885 (note the missing 5 on Title
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
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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Poetry by Reverend Herbert Brokering
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
Pastor, poet and author, Herbert
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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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
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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