Mama Black Widow

by Slim, Iceberg

Mama Black Widow tells the tragic story of Otis Tilson, a stunning black drag queen trapped in a cruel queer ghetto underworld. In hopes of escaping the racial bigotry and economic injustice of the South, Otis’ family journeys north from their plantation to an urban promised land. Once in Chicago Otis and his brother and sisters become prisoners to a wasteland of violence, crime, prostitution and rape. This is the gut-wrenching tale of the destruction of a family and the truest portrayal of homosexuality in the ghetto ever told.

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Mama Black Widow

by Iceberg Slim (pseudonym of Robert Beck, born Robert Moppins, Jr.)

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1969
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Los Angeles: Holloway House HH-176, 1969. Book. Illus. by Ron Wolin (cover illustration). Very Good. Paperback. First Edition.. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Paperback original. Slim/Beck/Moppins presents "a chronicle of Negro ghetto life which should be recognized as the most vivid and important ever published. Beck's premise is that hatred is as destructive to those who hate as… Read more about this item
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Los Angeles: Holloway House Publishing Co, 1969. First Edition. First edition. 312, [8] pp. Bound in publisher's wraps. Good with corner creasing to front wrap and first few pages, wear to wraps, a few corner creased pages, pages toned with age.
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Mama Black Widow: A Story of the South's Black Underworld

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distributed by All America Distributors, 1969. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Moderate wear to covers. Text browning. The binding is tight and square. Your Satisfaction is Guaranteed! dnr1
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Los Angeles: Holloway House, 1969. Reprint. Very Good. Reprint. Signed an inscribed to a former owner inside the front cover by Iceberg Slim. Bound in publisher's white wraps printed in red, black and blue. Very Good with creasing and light lean to spine, light creases and light browning to cover, and toning to pages. Robert Beck, better known… Read more about this item
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Mama Black Widow: A Novel (Old School Books)

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Mama Black Widow : A Story of the South's Black Underworld

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Mama Black Widow

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HOLLOWAY HOUSE * PUBLISHING CO, 1969. Gd. condition - A story of the South's Black underworld ..... (sf10a). Soft Cover. Good.
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