Lot 58 of 413:
A New Negro for a New Century, 1900  

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Title:
A New Negro for a New Century: An Accurate and Up-to-Date Record of the Upward Struggles of the Negro Race...

Author:
Washington, Booker T.

Place:
Chicago

Publisher:
American Publishing House

Date:
[1900]

Description:

428 pp. Illustrated. (8vo) 20.4x14.9 cm (8x6"), blue-grey cloth with pictorial paper label, stamped in gilt, red, and blue. First Edition.

A compilation of essays providing a sketch of African-American life and history. Includes numerous plates from photographs depictng prominent African-American figures of the period.


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Condition:
Slight lean to spine, some wear and soiling to covers, corners bumped; some foxing to edges of text block, some internal toning; overall very good.


 
Item number:
319392
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