Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, (2002). Paperback. 8vo. Purple illustrated paper wrappers with white title to front wrapper and to spine. Sporadic underlining and margin notes to interior. Text remains bright. Index, 680 pages. AFRAM/021319. Very Good.
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Baltimore: Gilman School, 1971. Paperback. First Edition. Signed by the author. Written during his sabbatical, this book tries to capture the mind and heart of the college student. The author, a teacher and counselor at Gilman School, travelled across the U.S. to about 30 college campuses and interviewed only people age 25 or younger in order to compile the passages in this book which address topics such as parenting, the decline of frivolity, resegregation on campus, war, sex, drugs, clothes, hair, and more. An interesting look into 70s college life. Blue paper wrapperes with black title to front cover. Side-stapled. Minor wear / light soiling to covers. 137 pages. BALT/021419. Very Good.
Louis C. Fields, 1996. Paperback. SCARCE. Includes a large section on African American attractions and historical sites in the entire state, a list of freedom fighters with brief biographie, a long list of African American businesses and services, lots of ads, and more. Fine in black paper wrappers with red title to spine and front panel. Clean and bright. 128 pages. BALT/031819. Fine.
Centerville, MD: Tidewater Publishers, 1989. First Edition. Paperback. 4to. First edition of photodocumentary title about the arabbers, African-American horsecart street vendors of fruit and produce who can still be seen today on Baltimore streets. Size: quarto. Bound in tan paper wrappers with white title to spine and front cover. Fading to front wrapper and to spine. Minor soiling, creasing and edgewear to wrappers. Slight yellowing to edges of pages. Else is clean and bright. Black and white photos date from the 1970s-80s. 176 pages. BALT/022819. Very Good.
Baltimore: Donald T. Fritz, 1990. Paperback. Thin quarto. A three mile walking tour starting at the Inner Harbor on Charles Street through Mt. Vernon (up to Monument Street) and then south on Cathedral and West on Pratt. The author kindly offers to accompany tourists in their vehicles to provide a more in-depth tour and provides his phone number (although it is about 30 years old at this point.) Side-stapled white paper wrappers with black title to front cover. Light toning to margins. 40 pages. BALT/031819. Very Good.
Baltimore: The Jewish Museum of Maryland, (2001). Paperback. 8vo. Printed to accompany an exhibition catalog at the Jewish Museum of Maryland. The original program for the exhibition is laid in along with a news article from the Sun dated December 9, 2001. Near fine in blue and black illustrated paper wrappers with white title to front wrapper and to black spine. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 88 pages. BALT/030519. Near Fine in Wraps.
Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1988. Paperback. Signed with best wishes from the author. Fine in black and white paper wrappers with orange title to front cover. Clean and bright with several illustrations. 67 pages. BALT/031819. Fine.
Port of Baltimore, 1983. Paperback. Includes history of the port, the port today (from the 1980s), cargo facilities, and services. Quarto. Grey paper wrappers with white title to spine and front cover. Clean and bright with color photographic illustrations. 80 pages. BALT/031819. Fine.
Baltimore: Friends of Maryland's Olmsted Parks and Landscapes, (1987). Paperback. Reprint of 1904 edition. Octavo. Black and white illustrated paper wrappers with green title to spine and front cover. Clean overall with a few spots of foxing last pages. Light wear to edges of wrappers. 120 pages with 3 maps in pocket to rear. BALT/021519. Very Good.
Baltimore: Friends of Maryland's Olmsted Parks and Landscapes, (1987). Paperback. Reprint of 1904 edition. Octavo. Fine in black and white illustrated paper wrappers with green title to spine and front cover. 120 pages with 3 maps in pocket to rear. BALT/021519. Fine.