Author:Micheaux, Oscar

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The Case of Mrs. Wingate

By: Micheaux, Oscar

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Book Supply Company Publishers: 1945

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 15865

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth with gilt lettering and frame. Some corner bumps and light wear but overall a solid VG to VG+ copy, still square and securely bound. This is a stated "7th Edition," though I think in actuality it is the 7th Printing. Micheaux, one of the great early African-American filmmakers was also an accomplished novelist. This story, set in WWII, focusses on black Nazi spies and sinister German plots. There's even a bit about making movies. ; Color Frontispiece; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 519 pages View more info

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The Forged Note

By: Micheaux, Oscar

Price: $555.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, Western Book Supply Company: 1915

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13590

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth withgilt titles. Pictorial endpapers. Twelve B&W plates depicting scenes from the novel are in the front. Overall there is only some very light surface wear on the covers. The front hinge has a small tear starting but this has not affected the binding. The book is square. A very attractive copy of a book that is relatively difficult to find in such nice condition. ; 12 B&W Plates; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 521 pages; Oscar Micheaux was an African-American writer and film maker. This novel, about African-Americans settling in Nebraska was his second. He was a pioneering director of f... View more info