CHASE-RIBOUD: B: Chase-Riboud (The work of Barbara Chase-Riboud)

Selz, Peter; Heckmanns, F. W. Chase-Riboud (The work of Barbara Chase-Riboud). Berkeley Art Museum, 1972. Unmarked. 2 tiny white nicks on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26179) $25.00

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Exhibition catalog for 1972 exhibition, with exhibition checklist. B/W plates.

Essay by Genevieve Monnier on her (then) recent drawings.

Dialogue between Francoise Nora-Cachin and Barbara Chase-Riboud. 30p.

Barbara Chase-Riboud (b. 1939), is an internationally acclaimed visual artist, bestselling novelist and award-winning poet. Established as a sculptor, Chase-Riboud attained international recognition with the publication of her first novel, Sally Hemings.

ROBINSON, JH: Wos up man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art

Wos up man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art, Book coverRobinson, Joyce Henri. Wos up man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art. Penn State University Press, 2005. ISBN: 9780911209624. Factory sealed. 100p. Measures 10×10 inches. Like New. Paperback. (#25882) $32.00

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85 color illustrations. Exhibition catalog featuring numerous works from Joseph and Janet Shein’s important collection of self-taught (or “outsider”) art. Artists include William Hawkins, Thornton Dial Sr., Clementine Hunter, Howard Finster, Sam Doyle, George C. Briscoe, Chris Clark, C. W. Conner, and Chris Donnelly.

TRANSITION: The X Factor (Volume 2: No. 56)

TRANSITION: The X Factor (Volume 2: No. 56), book coverGates, Henry Louis, Jr.; Appiah, Kwame Anthony. Transition: The X Factor (Volume 2: No. 56). Oxford University Press, USA, 1992. ISBN: 0195075269. Unmarked text. Rubbing on back cover. Good. Paperback. (#25853) $12.00

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Articles by W.J.T. Mitchell, David Bradley, Spike Lee, Michael Eric Dyson, Ishmael Reed, Shelby Steele, Stephen L. Carter, Nadine Godimer and others. 190p.

HISTORIC PRESERVATION: National Trust For Historic Preservation (July-September, 1972)

HISTORIC PRESERVATION: National Trust For Historic Preservation (July-September, 1972), book coverMorton, Terry B. (editor). Historic Preservation: National Trust For Historic Preservation (July-September, 1972). The Preservation Press, 1972. Unmarked text.Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25567) $15.00

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Illustrated. Includes an interview with Hugh Hardy, The Battle of Germantown, Georgia’s Folk Heritage, Richard Nickel, Treasures from the Depression, Renwick’s Church for Blacks, and more Measures 8.5×9 inches.

Gilbert, S: Ghost Volcano: Poems

Ghost Volcano: Poems, book coverGilbert, Sandra M. Ghost Volcano: Poems. W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995. ISBN: 0393037835. Unmarked text. 112pp. Unclipped dust jacket with some edge wear and a scratch. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#25540) $12.00

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Publisher’s press release folded and loosely placed inside.

In this book Gilbert sought both to elegize her husband and to understand his death in public, political, and philosophical contexts.

Ghost Volcano: Poems, press release

BENTLEY, K: Going for the Gold,: The Story of Black Women in Sports

Bentley, Ken. Going for the Gold,: The Story of Black Women in Sports. Carnation Company, 1983. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#25527) $14.00

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The Story of Black Women in Sports, with photographs of the women discussed. Women include Wilma Rudolph, Wyomia Tyus, Jeannette Bolden, the Howard Sisters, Carol Lewis, Pam and Paula McGee, Cheryl Miller, and others. Section on training by Robert Kersee. 45p.

MARABLE, M: Malcolm X His Message and Meaning

Manning Marable on Malcolm X His Message & Meaning. Open Magazine Pamphlet Series, 1992. Unmarked. Pamphlet #22. 18p. Measures 11×4.2 inches. TVery Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#25526) $20.00

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his work prefigured Marable’s (1950-2011) biography of Malcolm X, published in 2011.