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  • Doss, Helen (illustrated by Robert Patterson.)

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, 1957. dj. Hardcover first edition - Although Donny already has a large family with 3 younger sisters and 2 little brothers, what he really wants is a brother his age with whom he can play. Based on the real story of the Doss family, who adopted 11 children in all - from Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Burma, native Americans - with Donny being the first child adopted. 89pp.

    Condition: Ex-library with signs of a pocket removal, relatively few markings, but overall tight and clean in a near fine dj.

    Book ID: 24918
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  • INTERRACIAL INTIMACIES: Sex, Marriage, Identity, and Adoption. by Kennedy, Randall.
    Kennedy, Randall.
    INTERRACIAL INTIMACIES: Sex, Marriage, Identity, and Adoption.

    Edition: First edition

    New York: Pantheon (2003) dj. Hardcover first edition - "A tour de force about the controversial issue of personal interracial intimacy as it exists within ever-changing American social mores and within the rule of law. Fears of transgressive interracial relationships, informed over the centuries by ugly racial biases and fantasies, still linger in American society today. This brilliant studyÑranging from plantation days to the presentÑexplores the historical, sociological, legal, and moral issues that continue to feed and complicate that fear." Extensive notes, bibliography, index. viii, 676 pp. ISBN: 0-375-402551.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (remainder dot, bookseller's stamp on front pastedown)

    Book ID: 59806
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