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  • SALKEY, Andrew
    ANANCY'S SCORE

    Edition: First printing

    London: Bogle-L'Ouverture Publications, 1973. The simultaneous paper issue. 178, [2] pp, in black & white card covers. Light tanning to spine and margins of covers; tanning to page edges and first page lightly tanned from laid in newspaper clipping about the Ashanti-West Indian trickster spider-man Anansi; VG copy otherwise. The acclaimed Jamaican writer's first collection of short stories, 20 contemporary tales about Anancy.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 12240
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  • RECKFORD, Barry
    DOES FIDEL EAT MORE THAN YOUR FATHER? Cuban Opinion.

    Edition: First printing

    London: Deutsch, 1971. Green boards. Front free endpaper removed; sunning to spine, margins of covers; clean & unworn otherwise in a VG+ dust jacket. A Jamaican playwright investigates Cuba.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 13144
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  • REID, V.S. (Victor Stafford Reid)
    NEW DAY

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Knopf, 1949. Green, pink and dark blue decorated boards, Rubbing to spine tips and lower edges of boards; page edges yellowed, else fine, no owner names. Price-clipped dust jacket has rubbing, nicks, and tiny chips to spine tips; pink portions of spine lightly sunned; slight rubbing to folds; VG otherwise. First novel of this important Jamaican author - the story of one Jamaican family from 1865 to 1944, the year the British colony was given a new constitution and granted partial self-government. UK edition in 1950. Handsome cover and jacket design by Joseph Low.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 30033
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  • MANDIELA, Ahdti Zhina
    SPESHAL RIKWES

    Toronto: Sister Vision, 1990. Second printing. Sunning to spine and inner margins of covers, else fine.pp (6), 60, [6]. Dub poetry in Jamaican dialect by this Toronto resident.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 41404
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  • PALMER, C. Everard
    THE HUMMINGBIRD PEOPLE

    Edition: First printing

    London: Deutsch, 1971. Advance uncorrected proof in greenish-yellow printed wrappers. pp 174, [2]. Vertical spine creases, as issued, else a fine copy. A scarce advance issue of this novel for young people by this Jamaican-Canadian author.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44457
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  • REID, Victor Stafford (V.S. Reid)
    THE LEOPARD.

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Viking, 1958. Cloth & boards. Small corner crease to two leaves; very light sunning to brown top page edges; else fine in fine, price-clipped jacket. Second novel of this important Jamaican author in uncommonly nice condition, the yellow jacket unfaded. A story of the Mau Mau Rebellion in Kenya.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 7314
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  • REID, Victor Stafford (V.S. Reid)
    THE LEOPARD.

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Viking, 1958. Cloth & boards. Ink owner name at front, slightly yellowing to page edges, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has tiny chips and nicks at ends of lightly sunned spine, VG otherwise. Second novel of this important Jamaican author in uncommonly nice condition, the yellow jacket unfaded. A story of the Mau Mau Rebellion in Kenya.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 41471
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  • THE PELICAN ANNUAL

    Kingston, Jamaica: Univeristy of the West Indies, 1956. Octavo, maroon pictorial boards printed in yellow. (120) pp. Photos in text. Inscribed by the editor in 1956. Staples rusty at rear, else fine. Yearbook of University College, University of the West Indies.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 12646
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  • ALLEN, Lillian
    WOMEN DO THIS EVERY DAY. Selected Poems.

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Women's Press, 1993. Colour card covers (not issued in hardcover). Light surface scratches to rear cover, else fine. Noted Toronto Jamaican-Canadian dub poet.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 11883
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  • ALLEN, Lillian
    WOMEN DO THIS EVERY DAY: selected poems

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Women's Press, 1993. pp 144. Fine copy of this collection of dub poetry by an African-Canadian author from Jamaica.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 41429
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