Roll Jordan Roll

By Peterkin, Julia and Doris Ulmann

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Roll, Jordan, Roll.

by ULMANN, Doris, & Julia Peterkin.

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Peter Harrington
Published
1933
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£43,715.75

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New York: Robert O. Ballou,, 1933. One of the most singular documentary photobooks of the 1930s" (The Photobook) Octavo. Original linen-backed brown boards, device in blind to front board, titles to spine gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed, brown textured endpapers. With the original matching card slipcase. Housed in a brown quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery.… Read more
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Roll, Jordan, Roll

by Peterkin, Julia and Doris Ulmann

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Priscilla Juvelis, Inc.
Published
1933
Item Price
$2,000.00

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New York: Robert O. Ballou, 1933. First Edition. 8vo; 251pp, with 75 photographs on double-sided plates, including frontispiece; original blue cloth, gilt spine, edges faded about 1/8 in, endpapers a bit aged toned, jacket chipped along all edges rubbed ("E" in Peterkin missing on spine) with creases on both front panel, very good in used jacket. Julia Mood… Read more
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Roll, Jordan, Roll.

by ULMANN, Doris, & Julia Peterkin.

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Peter Harrington
Published
1933
Item Price
£1,681.38

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New York: Robert O. Ballou,, 1933. First edition in the uncommon jacket Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt, top edge black, others untrimmed. With the photographic dust jacket. Frontispiece and 70 full-page photographic illustrations by Ulmann. Spine rolled, light foxing to endpapers; an excellent copy in the jacket with foxing to edges and rear panel, small chips… Read more
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Roll, Jordan, Roll

by PETERKIN, Julia and Doris Ulmann

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Houle Rare Books & Autographs
Published
1933
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$1,350.00

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New York, Jonathan Cape [1933]., 1933. First English edition (from American sheets). 8vo. 70 full page b/w plates from photographs by Doris Ulmann. Text by Julia Peterkin. Original terra-cotta cloth stamped in black on the spine. Original dust jacket (unclipped; spine faded). Very good. 251 pages. No signature or bookplates. Pulitzer-Prize winner. Ulmann's photographs in the Pictorialist/Modernist mode capture the… Read more
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$1,350.00
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ROLL, JORDAN, ROLL

by Peterkin, Julia & Doris Ulmann

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Ed Smith Books
Published
1934
Condition
A fine copy
Edition
Second edition (stated)
Item Price
$1,000.00

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New York: Ballou, 1934. Second edition (stated). Hardcover. A fine copy. Doris Ulmann. Text by Julia Peterkin, and with photographs by Doris Ulmann. This book describes the religious life and community of the Gullah, a group of people of African descent living in the coastal areas of South Carolina and Georgia. Wonderfully illustrated with Ulmann's black and white… Read more
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$1,000.00
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Robert O. Ballou, New York, 1st edition, 1st printing, 1933. Hbk 251pp illustr b+w photos including frontispiece and 75 double-sided plates lacks dj very good clean dark blue cloth over fine firm boards showing some fading to stamped gilt spine titles but still legible and now housed in removable custom acetate jacket light even toning to both endpapers and… Read more
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$650.00
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Roll, Jordan, Roll

by PETERKIN, Julia and Doris Ulmann

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$500.00

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New York: Robert O. Ballou, 1933. Hardcover. Very Good. First trade edition, first issue. Octavo. 251pp. Illustrated from photographs. Blue cloth. Spine sunned, modest wear on the boards, about very good and lacking the dustwrapper. Peterkin's text about the descendants of slaves on a coastal South Carolina plantation, accompanied by 90 of Ulmann's inspired and exceptional photographs. A… Read more
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$500.00
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Roll, Jordan, Roll.

by Peterkin, Julia and Doris Ulmann (Photos).

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Last Exit Books
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Item Price
$500.00

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E-187: Robert O. Ballou: NY. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1933. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover. 8vo. Robert O. Ballou, New York, 1933. 251 pgs, with 75 photographs on double-sided plates, First Edition/First printing. Fragments of the original DJ laid in (front panel, front flap) which are chipped and worn. Bound in blue cloth with… Read more
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$500.00
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ROLL, JORDAN, ROLL.

by Peterkin, Julia and Doris Ulmann (photos).

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Wonder Book
Condition
Collectible - Acceptable
Item Price
$471.56

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Robert O. Ballou: NY. Collectible - Acceptable. New York: Robert O. Ballou, 1933. 8vo Blue cloth hardcover 251 pgs. B/W photographs. Good Book. Spine discolored. Inquire if you need further information.
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Roll, Jordan, Roll

by Peterkin, Julia and Doris Ulmann

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1933
Edition
1st trade edition, 2nd impression
Item Price
$450.00

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New York: Bobbs-Merrill, 1933. 1st trade edition, 2nd impression. The 70 pages of photographic studies of slaves by Doris Ulmann are stunning portrayals of the lives of African Americans in the South. This edition uses the original sheets printed by Ballou in 1933 (he is referenced on the verso of the half-title) with the Bobbs-Merrill title page. … Read more
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$450.00