[Broadside] Abajo el Fanatismo!! Abajo Los Curas!! Viva La CRMDT

[Broadside] Abajo el Fanatismo!! Abajo Los Curas!! Viva La CRMDT

Broadside, ca. 24" x 16", on newsprint. Old folds; marginal losses; brief ink annotation at upper right. Brief losses to text, without loss of sense, at center fold. Rare poster issued by the C.R.M.D.T., a far left party of Michoacan state that advocated land and labor reform on socialist principles.....

L'oeuvre des Defenseurs de la Religion et de la Civilisation (Photographies du bombardement de Barcelone, le 30 Janvier 1938)

L'oeuvre des Defenseurs de la Religion et de la Civilisation (Photographies du bombardement de Barcelone...

Broadside, 20" x 13". Printed recto only on thin, uncoated stock. Old folds (as issued); slight toning to paper; still Very Good or better, free of significant wear or soil.

Bread and Fire

Bread and Fire

First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in yellow on spine and front panel; yellow topstain; dustjacket; 302pp. Vintage bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown; "Library of B.C. Lemke" written in a contemporary hand on half-title; some pinpoint flaking to titles on spine, else a fresh, Fine copy. Dustjacket.....

The Daring Young Man On The Flying Trapeze and Other Stories

The Daring Young Man On The Flying Trapeze and Other Stories

Octavo (23cm); gray and black cloth boards with gold foil wrap-around title band, printed in black on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 270pp. Square, tight copy with typical toning/offsetting to boards from jacket. Jacket unclipped, gently toned at spine and margins, but otherwise crisp, clean and free of wear. A......

Want To Go To Liberia

Want To Go To Liberia

[Washington, D.C.: American Colonization Society, ca 1870]. Octavo (23cm). Pamphlet; self-wraps, single sheet folded to make 4pp. Publisher identified at end of text. Completely separated at spine-fold, with brief losses at margins (not affecting text); complete, but only Fair.

What Socialists Think [a Series of 5 Leaflets, Including]: I: How We Explain People's Actions; II: How the Laborer Makes Surplus Value and How the Capitalist Gets It; III: The Class Struggle Between Workers and Owners; IV: The Co-operative Commonwealth; V: The Socialist Party of America

What Socialists Think [a Series of 5 Leaflets, Including]: I: How We Explain People's Actions;...

Five leaflets, each a single sheet folded to make 4pp, ca 14cm x 9cm. Paper slightly toned, but not brittle; light soil; Very Good. The complete series.

Look! We Have Come Through!

Look! We Have Come Through!

First Printing. Small quarto; salmon red cloth, with white paper spine label printed in red; 164pp, [3] ads. Lightly spine-faded, with softening to spine ends and some toning to title label; Very Good+. In a custom quarter leather slipcase and chemise, moderately rubbed and scuffed, with some starting separation at joints.

Runaround

Runaround

Octavo (21cm). Blue cloth boards, lettered in red on spine and front cover; red top-stain; dustjacket; 320pp. Cloth slightly faded on backstrip, with matching fading to jacket spine, else a clean, tight, VG or better copy.

Broadside: "Dance Given by the Pearl Button Workers' Union Local No. 19842, A.F. of L. of A. at the C.S.P.S. Hall South Willington..."

Broadside: "Dance Given by the Pearl Button Workers' Union Local No. 19842, A.F. of L....

Broadside, 35.5cm x 28cm. Printed recto-only on red card stock. Faint old horizontal fold, minor edge-wear; Very Good or better.

The Way Out. Official Journal of the School of Living. Scattered (non-consecutive) run of 15 issues, 1962-67

The Way Out. Official Journal of the School of Living. Scattered (non-consecutive) run of 15...

Fifteen individual issues in original wrappers. Various formats (change from digest-size to quarto in 1965; back to digest in 1967), various paginations (ca. 32pp per issue); changes from monthly to bi-monthly with May-Jul 1965. From the collection of occasional contributor Laurance Labadie; some issues hand-addressed to him, others briefly annotated...

Giants in the Earth; A Saga of the Prairie

Giants in the Earth; A Saga of the Prairie

Octavo; gilt-pictorial cloth; 465pp. Text block edges mildly dusted; top-stain faded, else Fine in the scarce and fragile pictorial dustwrapper, lightly edge-worn, mildly eroded at spine-ends, but unclipped and quite handsome.

Hell Up To Date: The Reckless Journey of R. Palasco Drant, Special Correspondent, Through the Infernal Regions, As Recorded by Himself

Hell Up To Date: The Reckless Journey of R. Palasco Drant, Special Correspondent, Through the...

Oblong Quarto. Publisher's pictorial cloth boards; xi; 82pp text, each page with facing plate leaf. Tight, Very Good copy in original boards; front board unevenly sunned, else tight and fresh; internally free of markings or significant wear.

By Law of Might, or The Campaign in Sunset. A Romance of The Real Wall Street

By Law of Might, or The Campaign in Sunset. A Romance of The Real Wall...

Octavo (18cm). Publishers blue ribbed cloth, pictorially stamped in white on spine and front cover; frontispiece; [viii], 398pp. Titling partially flaked away on spine, with mild fading to pictorial elements on front cover; scattered mild foxing to text (heaviest to prelims); Good to Very Good.

Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community?

Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community?

Octavo (22cm); original cloth-backed boards; dustjacket; 209pp. Presentation copy, secretarially signed on front free endpaper, with laid-in publicity photograph and SCLC fundraising letter. A fine copy in the original, price-clipped dustwrapper, slightly soiled on lighter portions, still Near Fine.

Comrade Jill

Comrade Jill

Octavo (19.5cm); brown cloth with titles stamped in red on spine and front panel; dustjacket; 248pp. Light foxing to text edges; Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped, lightly rubbed, with a few shallow chips and tears, and light soil to rear panel; Very Good+.

Somebody Blew Up America [Signed]

Somebody Blew Up America [Signed]

Slim octavo (21.5cm); pale yellow wrappers, with titling and illustration printed in black, stapled; [12pp]. Though not called for, this copy is signed and dated by Baraka in 2001 on the title page. A Fine copy.

Verses from 1929 On

Verses from 1929 On

Octavo. Original green cloth boards, xxxii, 522pp, dustjacket. Signed by the author to front free endpaper. Minor coloring to dustjacket spine, original price intact. Text clean with no markings, a Near Fine copy. From the Library of Ben and Bernarda Shahn.

Appeal of Earl Browder to the members of the C.P.U.S.A.!

Appeal of Earl Browder to the members of the C.P.U.S.A.!

Folio (30.5cm). Single sheet folded to make four pages. On newsprint. Old folds; slight darkening to paper; a few brief nicks to margins; Very Good.

Pocho: A Novel About A Young Mexican American Coming of Age in California

Pocho: A Novel About A Young Mexican American Coming of Age in California

First Printing. Octavo (21.5cm); 3/4 crimson paper over quarter beige cloth, with titles stamped in blue and red on spine; dustjacket; 235pp. Fine in a very Near Fine dustjacket, unclipped, with the barest hint of sunning to spine.

Lithographed Poster: Victory is a 7 Day-A-Week Job! Your Sunday Favorites in the Daily Worker

Lithographed Poster: Victory is a 7 Day-A-Week Job! Your Sunday Favorites in the Daily Worker

Original lithographed advertising poster, 22-1/2" x 17". Printed in black ink on white, uncoated stock. Text in two columns beneath cartoon-style graphic. Horizontal and vertical folds; toned at creases, with small losses to margins and at center fold; Very Good.

Creative Intuition in Art and Poetry. A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Creative Intuition in Art and Poetry. A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, National...

Quarto (25cm). Cloth-backed tan linen boards, stamped in gilt; xxxii, 423pp; tipped-in color frontispiece & 68 leaves of plates. Inscribed on front endpaper by artist Ben Shahn to his wife Bernarda, dated 1955. Minor external wear; internally clean and unmarked; Near Fine, lacking the dustwrapper. From the library of Ben...

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