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1 Brewer, J. Mason American Negro Folklore
Chicago, IL Quadrangle Books 1968 Hard Cover Very Good  Good- Lowe, Richard Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
xix, 386 pp, quarterbound w/yel cloth covered boards w/brown cloth covered spine w/gilt-dark brown lettering, Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the front pastedown, dj white, brown, and black w/illustrated front panel. The book provides the most complete collection of american Negro folklore ever published. The book is divided into ten parts: tales, the Negro's Religion, songs, personal experiences, superstitions, proverbs, rhymes, riddles, names, and children's rhymes and pastimes. The dj is chipped along the top & bottom edges, prev owner placed two pieces of adh tape across the bottom of the dj spine.  
Price: 136.00 USD
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2 Brewer, J. Mason w/foreword by Milling, Chapman J. Dog Ghosts and Other Texas Negro Folk Tales
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket Biggers, John T. Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
xiv, 124 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/black lettering w/black illustration on front, inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page. The inscription reads "To Roger D. Abrahams 6-30-1965 Thanks for a very pleasant and inspiring visit. J. Mason Brewer" Work by J. Mason Brewer, one of the nation's leading black folklorists. prev owner's name stamped on ffep, stamped on top & fore edges w/"Center for Intercultural Studies", (these are the only markings). Small spot on front cover bottom & back cover top.  
Price: 267.75 USD
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3 Brewer, J. Mason w/foreword by Milling, Chapman J. Dog Ghosts and Other Texas Negro Folk Tales
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+  No Jacket Biggers, John T. 
xiv, 124 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/black lettering w/black illustration on front. Work by J. Mason Brewer, one of the nation's leading black folklorists. Has tales of slavery & its legacy, carefree tales, tales of animals & ranch life, religious tales, and tales of dog ghosts & other spirits. , prev owner's name on ffep.  
Price: 131.75 USD
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4 Brewer, J. Mason Memorials presented to the Congress of the United States of America for promoting the Abolition of Slavery
Austin, TX Jenkins Publishing Company 1970 Hard Cover Very Good+  No Jacket 
31 pp, gray cloth boards w/black lettering. Collection of memorials presented to the Congress of the United States of America by the different societies instituted for promoting the abolition of slavery in the states of Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia. two small stains on front board.  
Price: 46.75 USD
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5 Brewer J. Mason The Missionary Pioneer : or a brief memoir of the life, labors, and death of John Stewart
Austin, TX The Pemberton Press 1969 Hard Cover Near Fine  No Jacket 
96 pp, green tweed spine w/black letters, boards patterned green & white. Reprint (facsimile) of 1827 edition published by Joseph Mitchell. The original title includes John Stewart, (Man of Color) founder, under god of the Mission among the Wyandotts at Upper Sandsusky, OH.  
Price: 80.75 USD
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6 Brewer J. Mason The Missionary Pioneer : or a brief memoir of the life, labors, and death of John Stewart
Austin, TX The Pemberton Press 1969 Hard Cover Near Fine  No Jacket 
96 pp, green tweed spine w/black letters, boards patterned green & white. Reprint (facsimile) of 1827 edition published by Joseph Mitchell. The original title includes John Stewart, (Man of Color) founder, under god of the Mission among the Wyandotts at Upper Sandsusky, OH.  
Price: 80.75 USD
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