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The Stormy Life of Lasik Roitschwantz: A Novel
New York: Polyglot Library, [1960]. First English Language Edition. Translation of Ehrenburg's novel Burnaya Zhizn' Lazika Roitschwantza, suppressed by Soviet censorship at the time of this publication. The work was written while Ehrenburg was a refugee from the Russian revolution, though he would eventually go on to become a leading...
[Item #25645]
Price: $40.00
 
The Stormy Life of Lasik Roitschwantz: A Novel
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The Maker of Universes. World of Tiers Series, Volume One
Huntington Woods, MI: Phantasia Press, 1980. Revised Edition. Limited to 1000 copies. Octavo (22cm.); original boards in pictorial dust jacket by Doug Beekman; 220pp. Fine. First published in 1965.
[Item #25639]
Price: $40.00
 
The Maker of Universes. World of Tiers Series, Volume One
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The Time of the Hero. Translated by Lysander Kemp
New York: Grove Press, 1966. First American Edition. First U.S. Edition. Octavo. Black cloth (hardcover); dustjacket; 409pp. Fine, unmarked copy in a crisp, unfaded and unclipped dustwrapper. The Peruvian author and Nobel Laureate's second book, and first to be published in the U.S. Originally published in Spanish as La ciudad...
[Item #25638]
Price: $40.00
 
The Time of the Hero. Translated by Lysander Kemp
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City Block [Limited Edition]
Darien, CT: Waldo Frank, 1922. First, Limited Edition. Frank's kaleidoscopic, loosely-structured fictional portrait of a New York neighborhood, constructed as a series of interrelated short-stories. A sadly overlooked New York novel by one of the more intriguing members of the Greenwich Village left-wing intelligentsia of the Teens and Twenties. HANNA...
[Item #25637]
Price: $50.00
 
City Block [Limited Edition]
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The Liberator - Vol.4, No.4 (April, 1921)
New York: Liberator Publishing Co. 1921. Contents include contributions by Max and Crystal Eastman, Leslie Nelson Jennings, Frank Walklin, Alice Mary Kimball, Mary Heaton Vorse, and Carleton Beals, et al., with illustrations throughout by Maurice Becker, Boardman Robinson, and A. Walkowitz. Quarto (27cm); illustrated wrappers, stapled; 34pp; illus. Faint vertical...
[Item #25636]
Price: $125.00
 
The Liberator - Vol.4, No.4 (April, 1921)
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A Different Face [Review Copy]
New York: Abelard-Schuman, [1957]. First American Edition. Octavo (20cm.); original cloth in green pictorial dust jacket; [4],220pp. Closed tears at top and bottom upper jacket spine joint, dustsoiling, else Very Good. Review slip laid in. "[T]his is a highly sensational and very moral story, in spite of the strong element...
[Item #25629]
Price: $50.00
 
A Different Face [Review Copy]
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The Cornell Conference on Women, January 22-25, 1969. Proceedings
Pittsburgh: Know, 1969. First Edition. Panel proceedings published for the seminar "The Evolution of Female Personality." Includes questions concerning education, abortion and contraception, and black women in America. Quarto (28cm.); original pale blue printed staplebound wrappers; mixed pagination; offset from typescript. Wrappers a bit unevenly toned, else About Fine.
[Item #25627]
Price: $45.00
 
The Cornell Conference on Women, January 22-25, 1969. Proceedings
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The Defeated
London: Thornton Butterworth, [1927]. First Edition. The German-American author's most enduring work, a scathing critique of Jewish-American assimilation which found its roots in Lewisohn's own experiences with anti-semitism within the American academic community . Published in America under the title "The Island Within," however the London edition preceded the American...
[Item #25625]
Price: $60.00
 
The Defeated
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Woman to Woman: A Book of Poems and Drawings by Women
[Oakland: S.C.U.M. n.d., 1970?]. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original maroon pictorial staplebound wrappers; unpaged leaves interleaved with illustrated tissue plates by various artists. Minor wear from handling, else About Fine. Appears to be the first edition limited to 1000 copies referred to in the second edition, p. [4]. Includes poetry...
[Item #25622]
Price: $75.00
 
Woman to Woman: A Book of Poems and Drawings by Women
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Woman to Woman: A Book of Poems and Drawings by Women
[Oakland: S.C.U.M. n.d., 1970s]. Octavo (21.5cm.); original red pictorial staplebound wrappers; unpaged leaves interleaved with illustrated tissue plates by various artists. Fine. Originally published in a limited edition of 1000 copies (p. [4]). Includes poetry by Anne Sexton, Diane DiPrima, Diane Wakoski, Gertrude Stein, and Sonia Sanchez.
[Item #25620]
Price: $45.00
 
Woman to Woman: A Book of Poems and Drawings by Women
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Casha: Joural of the Caribbean Liberation Movement - Vol.1, No.2 (November, 1973)
New York: Casha, 1973. First issue of this journal of the Caribbean Liberation Movement, the title taken from the name of a thorn bush native to the Caribbean. Contents include an interview with Tim Hector of the Afro-Caribbean Liberation Movement, articles on the organizationfs of the Caribbean revolution, repression in...
[Item #25619]
Price: $100.00
 
Casha: Joural of the Caribbean Liberation Movement - Vol.1, No.2 (November, 1973)
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More Unkempt Thoughts. Translated by Jacek Galazka. Illustrated by David Pascal
New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968. First Edition. Small, slim octavo (21cm). Red cloth boards; dustjacket; 60pp. Tight and Near Fine in a lightly rubbed but unclipped pictorial dustwrapper. Uncommon collection of satirical aphorisms by the influential post-war Polish poet.
[Item #25617]
Price: $65.00
 
More Unkempt Thoughts. Translated by Jacek Galazka. Illustrated by David Pascal
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The Liberator - Vol.5, No.3 (March, 1922)
New York: Liberator Publishing Co. 1922. The issue includes contributions by Michael Gold, Claude McKay, and Henry J. Alsberg, et al., with cartoons throughout by William Gropper and Hugo Gellert. Quarto (26cm). illustrated wrappers, stapled; 34pp. Tanning to text edges, shallow chipping to lower right corners (not affecting text), with...
[Item #25614]
Price: $125.00
 
The Liberator - Vol.5, No.3 (March, 1922)
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The Liberator - Vol.3, No.6 (June, 1920)
New York: Liberator Publishing Co. 1920. Contents feature articles by Nikolai Lenin, Robert Minor, Louise Bryant, Bertrand Russell, and William F. Dunne, et al., with cartoons throughout by Art Young, Boardman Robinson and others. With striking cover art of a young gypsy couple by Lydia Gibson. Quarto (27.25cm); illustrated wrappers...
[Item #25613]
Price: $125.00
 
The Liberator - Vol.3, No.6 (June, 1920)
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A Prisoner of Trotsky's
Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1920. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original blue-green cloth, upper cover and spine embossed in gilt; xviii,287pp.; title page printed in red and black. Spine darkened, else About Fine. Memoir recounting Colonel Kalpaschnikoff's imprisonment in December, 1917, for the organization of a supposed plot in...
[Item #25606]
Price: $35.00
 
A Prisoner of Trotsky's
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Towards Technocracy
Los Angeles: Angelus Press, 1933. First Edition. CAL Tech professor's New Deal-era work on the newly popularized government system based on technological knowledge, coined as "Technocracy" in 1919. Quarto (24.5cm.); original buckram-backed paper-covered boards, yellow pictorial dust jacket; 100pp.; photographic illus. Jacket extremities quite chipped and worn with chips and...
[Item #25604]
Price: $75.00
 
Towards Technocracy
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Sex and Society: Studies in the Social Psychology of Sex
Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press, [1907]. Eighth Edition. A progressive (though for modern times still extremely sexist) study of the differences between the sexes. Despite the popularity of the work, Thomas is best known for his work on migration sociology conducted with the Polish philosopher and sociologist Florian...
[Item #25602]
Price: $25.00
 
Sex and Society: Studies in the Social Psychology of Sex
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Women Loving Women: A Select and Annotated Bibliography of Women Loving Women in Literature
Chicago: Lavender Press, 1974. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original blue printed staplebound wrappers; [2],iii,[1],28pp.; illustrated located advertisements throughout. Publication from the Press billed as "A Lesbian Publishing House," described as having been rushed to press to coincide with the 1974 Chicago Lesbian Writers Conference. Among the advertisements is one for...
[Item #25601]
Price: $35.00
 
Women Loving Women: A Select and Annotated Bibliography of Women Loving Women in Literature
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The Golden Door: The Life of Katharine Drexel
New York: P.J. Kenedy & Son, [1957]. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original cloth in green pictorial dust jacket; xi,[1],329pp.; plain photographic portrait frontispiece of Drexel, one additional plate. A bit of shelf wear to jacket extremities, damp-spots to jacket verso not affecting exterior; Very Good and sound. Biography of Mother...
[Item #25600]
Price: $25.00
 
The Golden Door: The Life of Katharine Drexel
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Saleswomen in Mercantile Stores, Baltimore, 1909
New York: Charities Publication Committee, 1912. First Edition. Study funded by the Russell Sage Foundation on the working conditions of saleswomen at various mercantile stores in early 20th century Baltimore. Introduction by John M. Glenn, General Director of the Foundation. Butler, who died of tuberculosis before this book was published...
[Item #25599]
Price: $150.00
 
Saleswomen in Mercantile Stores, Baltimore, 1909
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The War of the End of the World
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1984. First American Edition. Octavo. Cloth-backed boards; dustjacket; 568pp. Tight, fine copy in crisp, unfaded and unclipped dustwrapper.
[Item #25597]
Price: $40.00
 
The War of the End of the World
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The Jewels of Aptor
London: Gollancz, 1968. First Edition. First U.K. edition, and first edition in hardcover. Octavo; red cloth boards; dustjacket; 189pp. Board-corners bumped; presumed second-issue jacket, with £1.25 price sticker over original printed price on front flap. Delany's first book, written when he was 19 years old; originally published in the U.S....
[Item #25596]
Price: $65.00
 
The Jewels of Aptor
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Sociologie du Roman Africain: Réalisme, Structure et Détermination dans le Roman moderne ouest-africain
Paris: Aubier-Montaigne, 1970. First Edition. 12mo. Printed card wrappers; 268pp. Crisp, unread copy, Near Fine. Socio-criticism by a Biafran scholar. Text entirely in French.
[Item #25595]
Price: $25.00
 
Sociologie du Roman Africain: Réalisme, Structure et Détermination dans le Roman moderne ouest-africain
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The Jewels of Aptor
London: Gollancz, 1968. First Edition. First U.K. edition, and first edition in hardcover. Octavo; red cloth boards; dustjacket; 189pp. An absolutely brilliant copy, as new in crisp, unfaded, and unclipped dustwrapper. Delany's first book, written when he was 19 years old; originally published in the U.S. as an Ace paperback...
[Item #25593]
Price: $100.00
 
The Jewels of Aptor
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Martha Berry: The Sunday Lady of Possum Trot
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1932]. History of Martha Berry (1866-1942), founder in 1902 of the Berry School and later the Berry Junior College at Mount Berry, Georgia, where "There are estimated to be a million illiterate or semi-literate white people in the mountains of Southern Appalachia, of the purest...
[Item #25592]
Price: $40.00
 
Martha Berry: The Sunday Lady of Possum Trot


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