• 1. Moses, Man on the Mountain

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: First edition of this classic retelling of Moses' exodus. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To Louise Elder-one of God's pretty throne-angels with shiny Wings. Sincerely, Zora Neale Hurston." Light rubbing, small contemporary inscription, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing. Rare and desirable signed and inscribed by Zora Neale Hurston. In this 1939 novel based on the familiar story of the Exodus, Zora Neale ... See More Details

    J. B. Lippincott Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Raptis Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB

    BEST

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $6,207.00

  • 2. Their Eyes Were Watching God

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Fine. First Edition, First Printing. A beautiful copy. The book is bound in the ORIGINAL publisher's orange cloth. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with minor wear to the edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy in collector's condition. We buy Zora Hurston First Editions. See More Details

    1937, J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Quintessential Rare Books, LLC

    BEST

    Laguna Hills, CA, USA

    $5,007.00

  • 3. Mules and Men

    by Zora Neale Hurston

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Very Good jacket. 343 pages. Foreword by Frank Boaz; illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias. Hurston was of course one of the major American novelists of the first half of the twentieth century, although the accolades came mostly after she was long dead. But Hurston was also an anthropologist without the benefit of an academic appointment. Her work survives in several collections of folklore, including this one. The first half of the book retells stories she collected in Florida; the ... See More Details

    J. B. Lippincott

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Eureka Books of CA

    BEST

    Eureka, CA, USA

    $3,757.00

  • 4. Jonah's Gourd Vine

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: 7.5 x 5, green cloth, 316 pp, covers quite worn and unevenly sunned, extremities fraying, spine ends bumped, spine wrinkled, hinges loose, inner hinges reinforced, ex-lib (Carnegie Library of Atlanta, Auburn Branch) with usual marking though back pocket has been rudely removed, pp toned; still a decent copy. With an Introduction by Fanny Hurst. FIRST ED OF AUTHOR'S FIRST NOVEL, FROM THE LIBRARY OF W.E.B. DUBOIS WITH HIS INKSTAMP ON FRONT FLY. The Auburn Branch was created for Atlanta's African ... See More Details

    1934, J.B. Lippincott Co: Philadelphia

    Hardcover

    John K. King Used & Rare Books

    HIGH

    Detroit, MI, USA

    $2,307.00

  • 5. Jonah's Gourd Vine

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Very Good + in Fine (Facsimile DW) jacket. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Bound in light green cloth, stamped in black with uniform sunning to edges. Fitted with a facsimile dust jacket that fits the book perfectly. This is a well above average copy of the first edition of Hurston's first book. Introduction by Fannie Hurst. Back panel blurbs by Ms. Hurst, Carl Van Vechten and Blanche Colton Williams. 316 pp. See More Details

    1934, Lippincott

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Michael J. Toth, Bookseller

    HIGH

    Springtown, PA, USA

    $1,457.00

  • 6. Mules and Men

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Very Good jacket. DJ in archival cover small closed tears edge ware. See More Details

    1936, Kegan, Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co

    Hardcover, Very Good

    j. Mercurio Books

    BEST

    Garrison, NY, USA

    $1,257.00

  • 7. Moses, Man on the Mountain

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: First edition of this classic retelling of Moses' exodus. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. A superior example. In this 1939 novel based on the familiar story of the Exodus, Zora Neale Hurston blends the Moses of the Old Testament with the Moses of black folklore and song to create a compelling allegory of power, redemption, and faith. Narrated in a mixture of biblical rhetoric, black dialect, and colloquial English, Hurston traces Moses's life ... See More Details

    J. B. Lippincott Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Raptis Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB

    BEST

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $1,257.00

  • 8. Dust Tracks on a Road: an Autobiography

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: GOOD. JACKET: GOOD DJ. 6 X 8. Pictorial dust jacket: general book, shelf, edge-wear, rubs, chipping, corner bumps, soil marks, foxing, otherwise in Good Minus condition. Cover: light edge-wear, discoloration, front/back hinge cracks. Bookplate of the previous owner on the front paste-down page, pencil lines on a few pages from the previous owner with a pencil notation on the last page. Dust jacket excerpt, "...the story of a young Negro girl who was to become one of the most respected ... See More Details

    1942, J. B. LIPPINCOTT COMPANY

    HARD BACK TAN, Good

    Princeton Antiques Bookservice

    AVERAGE

    Atlantic City, NJ, USA

    $1,027.00

  • 9. Moses, Man of the Mountain

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Very Good dust jacket. First edition. Fine in very good dust jacket. (Chip at crest of spine, with no affect on titles. Interior tape repairs at top & bottom of jacket. Barely discernible tape repairs at spine ends on jacket. Light shelf-wear with a few small tears. ) See More Details

    1939, LIPPINCOTT. PHILADELPHIA 1939

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Waverley Books

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    Santa Monica, CA, USA

    $1,007.00

  • 10. Moses: Man of the Mountain

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Fine in very good(+) jacket. 8vo, maroon cloth, pictorially stamped in orange; d.w. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1939. First Edition. First issue binding. Fine copy in a very good + dust wrapper with the $3.00 price. See More Details

    1939, Lippincott

    hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Argosy Book Store

    HIGH

    New York, NY, USA

    $957.00

  • 11. Jonah's Gourd Vine

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. First edition, first printing. Bound in publisher's pale green cloth stamped in black, lacking the dust jacket. Very Good. Light lean to spine. Cloth faded, lightly marked. Previous owner details and news-clippings tipped in on front and rear endsheets. Several small stains to text block edge; pages toned, with sporadic staining. A nice copy of Hurston's scarce first novel, a semi-autobiographical story detailing the migration of characters similar to Hurston's parents from Alabama ... See More Details

    1934, J. B. Lippincott Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $807.00

  • 12. Tell My Horse

    by Zora Neale Hurston

     

    Seller Description: Fine in Fine jacket. Book Beautiful Copy In Like Jacket. Second Printing. Scarce in this Condition. $3.00 on Flap. Book plate under Front Flap. See More Details

    1938, Lippincott

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Jeff Bergman Books ABAA/ILAB

    BEST

    Fort Lee, NJ, USA

    $802.00

  • 13. Tell My Horse 1938

    by Zora Neale Hurston

     

    Seller Description: This edition is 1938 in like new condition has rough cut pages all corners are sharp no writing in book and color of book red and blue striped pages are tanning with age ther a re 2 places on edge of book where is damaged with bugs. See More Details

    New

    Harold's Book Store

    HIGH

    Deland, FL, USA

    $757.00

  • 14. Seraph on the Suwanee, a Novel

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: First edition, "pre-publication copy". 8vo. (8), 310 pp. "Life in the sawmill country along the banks of the Suwannee River in Florida." Not in the Blockson catalogue (6343 for the regular edition). Gardner Florida Fiction 516. Very good. Original printed wrappers (partly sunned, somewhat eroded at base of spine, small chip there). (#5948). See More Details

    1948, Charles Scribner's Sons

    Paperback, Very Good

    Bartleby's Books ABAA

    BEST

    Chevy Chase, MD, USA

    $607.00

  • 15. Tell My Horse: Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: First edition of Hurston's personal experiences in Haiti and Jamaica. Octavo, original cloth, pictorial endpapers, 26 illustrations. Near fine in a price-clipped good dust jacket with some wear and tear and tape repair to the back panel. Based on Zora Neale Hurston's personal experiences in Haiti and Jamaica--where she participated as an initiate rather than just an observer during her visits in the 1930s--Tell My Horse is a fascinating firsthand account of the mysteries of Voodoo. An ... See More Details

    J.P. Lippincott Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Raptis Rare Books, ABAA, ILAB

    BEST

    Palm Beach, FL, USA

    $557.00

  • 16. Seraph on the Suwanee; a Novel..

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: 8vo, pp. 311. Gray cloth. Cover slightly worn at corners and ends of spine, o/w VG tight copy in some worn dj (marginal chipping, etc.). Hurston's fourth, and final, novel. See More Details

    1948, Scribner's

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Second Life Books Inc.

    HIGH

    Lanesborough, MA, USA

    $557.00

  • 17. Mules and Men

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. First edition, first printing. Bound in publisher's orange cloth stamped in brown, lacking the dust jacket. Very Good, with cloth lightly soiled, lightly darkened at the spine, and lightly worn at the corners and spine ends. Pages toned. Small vintage bookseller ticket to rear pastedown. A collection of African American folklore from the celebrated Harlem Renaissance author. See More Details

    1935, J. B. Lippincott Company

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Burnside Rare Books

    BEST

    Portland, OR, USA

    $507.00

  • 18. Moses: Man of the Mountain

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. First edition, secondt binding. toning in the gutters, small stain on front fly, very good in a good dustwrapper with several internal repairs. Hurston's study of Moses from an African-American folklore standpoint--as the great "Voodoo Man" of the Bible. A presentable copy. See More Details

    1939, J.B. Lippincott

    Hardcover, Very Good

    Between the Covers-Rare Books

    BEST

    Gloucester City, NJ, USA

    $457.00

  • 19. Mules and Men

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Good. Lippincott, 1935. First edition. Very good, rust colored cloth with brown lettering. Pictorial front board with weeping gator. Introduction by anthropologist Franz Boas. Hurston was the first Black woman to graduate from Barnard where Boas was a mentor. She describes her attraction to the field in this seminal folklore collection. 10 illustrations by Miguel Covarrubias. Small chip at top corner of head. Else good+. Tight and bright. No dust jacket. Handsome woodcut bookplate of (I. or L. ... See More Details

    1935, Lippincott

    Hardcover, Good

    BookHouse On-Line

    BEST

    Minneapolis, MN, USA

    $457.00

  • 20. Seraph on the Suwanee

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Date of publication written in pencil on half-title; some light sunning to the edges of the wrapperss; else a fresh, fine copy. 311 pp. 8vo, See More Details

    1948, Charles Scribner's Sons

    publisher's printed blue wrappers., Fine/Like New

    Jeffrey Marks Rare Books, ABAA

    BEST

    Rochester, NY, USA

    $382.00

  • 21. Tell My Horse

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Fine book in a good dust jacket. 301 pages. Includes illustrations. First edition, second impression. First edition dust jacket with no mention of later printing on the front fly. Her fourth book. Illustrated with 26 black & white photographs. The book recounts her travel to Jamaica and Haiti on a Guggenheim Fellowship to study island folklore, hoodoo, voodoo, and traditional music. Near fine book with a touch of rubbing to the bottom edge and corners in a good only dust jacket with chipping to ... See More Details

    1938, J. B. Lippincott

    Hardcover, Fine/Like New

    Books Of Choice

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    Bloomington, MN, USA

    $332.00

  • 22. Seraph on the Suwanee a Novel

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 8vo 8"-9" tall; 311 pages; 1st printing with Scribner "A" on copyright page along with imprint year of 1948 on title page. Soundly bound in original tan cloth with title lettering in dark brown to cover and spine. Pictorial dust jacket retains $3.00 issue price to unclipped front flap. Expected light offset toning to the endpage joints from the binder's glue used in the period. Mild toning to cloth at board edges. Dust jacket rubbed at edges with a few short ... See More Details

    1948, Charles Scribner's Sons

    Hardcover, Very Good

    DogStar Books

    HIGH

    Lancaster, PA, USA

    $332.00

  • 23. Tell My Horse [First Edition] Voodoo and Life in Haiti and Jamaica]

    by Hurston, Zora Neale

     

    Seller Description: Very Good. Lippincott, 1938. First edition (does not state). Very good in striped red and blue cloth. Light rubbing at edges. No former owner marks. Hurston both lived and studied her culture, as an anthropologist and folklorist. This is her most popular book on the subject of voodoo. Binding is tight, sturdy, and square. Ships from Dinkytown in Minneapolis, Minnesota. See More Details

    1938, Lippincott

    Hardcover, Very Good

    BookHouse On-Line

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    Minneapolis, MN, USA

    $307.00