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176.

The Message, No. 5, March, 1924
Mystic, CT: Published by the Reliable Boys of the Methodist Episcopal Church, 1924. First Edition. Octavo (22.5cm.); staplebound self-wrappers; 12pp.; photographic illus. Wrappers a bit foxed and slightly soiled, light wear from handling, else Very Good or better. Apparently unrecorded local church magazine, this issue featuring a short profile of...
[Item #31831]
Price: $75.00
 
The Message, No. 5, March, 1924. METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
177.

Colour and the British Electorate 1964: Six Case Studies
London: Pall Mall Press, 1965. First Edition. Collection of case studies issued under the auspices of the Institute of Race Relations, exploring "the effects of the issues of colour and immigration in the General Election..." (from front flap). Focus of the case studies is on Brixton, Southall, Sparkbrook, Smethwick, Deptford...
[Item #31830]
Price: $25.00
 
Colour and the British Electorate 1964: Six Case Studies. Nicholas DEAKIN.
178.

A Conflict of Loyalties: The Case for Selective Conscientious Objection
New York: Pegasus, 1968. First Edition. Selection of nine essays examining the moral, philosophical, political, and legal aspects of conscientious objection. Contributors include Everett E. Gendler, Michael Harrington, Arnold Kaufman, John Courtney Murray, William V. O'Brien, Quentin L. Quade, Paul Ramsey, Jerome K. Segal, and Mulford Q. Sibley. Octavo (21cm);...
[Item #31829]
Price: $20.00
 
A Conflict of Loyalties: The Case for Selective Conscientious Objection. James FINN.
179.

The Ripe Harvest: Educating Migrant Children
Coral Gables: University of Miami Press, 1972. First Edition. Compilation of original writings by experts on the education of migrant children, designed for educators and lay people who are concerned with teaching them. Octavo (23.5cm); red-orange cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; xii, 246pp. Small scuff to...
[Item #31828]
Price: $25.00
 
The Ripe Harvest: Educating Migrant Children. MIGRANT WORKERS, EDUCATION, Arnold B. CHEYNEY.
180.

12 Disegni con gli auguri di Playmen [Cover title]
Rome? Playmen - Tattilo Editrice, n.d., ca. 1970s. First Edition. Oblong quarto (20x28cm.); 12 plates loose as issued in glossy red paper chemise lettered in white, tissue guards. Chemise split into three pieces along folds, extremities additionally rather ragged with short closed tearing, some touching imprint without loss of meaning;...
[Item #31827]
Price: $50.00
 
12 Disegni con gli auguri di Playmen [Cover title]. Pablo PICASSO.
181.

Food and Drug Legislation in the New Deal
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1970. First Edition. Scholarly study of the implications of FDR's Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (June, 1938), which eliminated many serious and long-standing abuses in production, labeling, and advertisement - the first major legislation regulating these industries since the 1906 Wiley Law. Octavo (22.25cm); blue-gray cloth...
[Item #31826]
Price: $20.00
 
Food and Drug Legislation in the New Deal. Charles O. JACKSON.
182.

Aphorisms of President Chiang Kai-Shek
Republic of China: Government Information Office, 1974. First Edition. Abridged English-language edition of the former PRC President's quotations from speeches, letters and diaries, subdivided into 51 categories. Octavo (23cm); dark green cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; x, 145pp; text is in English. Fine in a Near...
[Item #31824]
Price: $25.00
 
Aphorisms of President Chiang Kai-Shek. Chiang KAI-SHEK.
183.

The Man Who Cried I Am: A Novel
Boston: Little, Brown & Co. 1967. Novel of an American Negro writer dying of cancer, who has "deserted the relative tranquility of a hospital to settle up a bad bargain in his life - his marriage to a white Hollander" (from front flap). Fourth printing. Octavo (21.5cm); charcoal gray cloth...
[Item #31822]
Price: $45.00
 
The Man Who Cried I Am: A Novel. John A. WILLIAMS.
184.

Juárez y Su Recinto de Homenaje
México: Publicaciones del "Boletín Bibliográfico" 1972. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original white decorative staplebound card wrappers; 22pp. & 8 leaves of photographs printed on rectos and versos. Some light wear and toning to wrapper extremities, author and title in manuscript along spine edge, else About Very Good. Published on the...
[Item #31821]
Price: $25.00
 
Juárez y Su Recinto de Homenaje. Daniel MUÑOZ Y. PÉREZ.
185.

'Our Thing Is Drum!'
Detroit: Black Star Printing, [1970?]. Offprint from Leviathan Vol.2, No.2 (June, 1970), containing "The Midwest and the League" by Jim Jacobs, and "An Interview with Ken Cockrel and Mike Hamlin of The League of Revolutionary Black Workers." Slim octavo (21.75cm); illustrated wrappers, stapled; 38pp. A Fine copy.
[Item #31817]
Price: $25.00
 
'Our Thing Is Drum!'. Jim JACOBS, David Wellman.
186.

The Case for a Black Party
New York: Socialist Workers Party / Merit Publishers, 1968. Pamphlet containing "the text of a resolution passed by the 1967 national Socialist Workers Party convention...an analysis of the necessity, problems, and possibilities of building a black political party in this country" (from introduction). Third printing. Slim octavo (21.5cm); photo-illustrated wrappers...
[Item #31816]
Price: $12.00
 
The Case for a Black Party. SOCIALIST WORKERS PARTY, Paul BOUTELLE, introduction.
187.

Leon Trotsky on Black Nationalism and Self-Determination
New York: Merit Publishers, 1969. Collects four speeches delivered by Trotsky between 1933-1939 on Black nationalism and self-determination. Edited with nots by George Breitman, with two appendices. Second printing. Octavo (21.5cm); photo-illustrated wrappers; 66pp. Pinpoint wear to extremities, else Fine.
[Item #31815]
Price: $12.00
 
Leon Trotsky on Black Nationalism and Self-Determination. Leon TROTSKY, George BREITMAN.
188.

Not Like Niggers
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1969. First Edition. Dramatic account of a Negro family living in a small town in the South during the Depression, with strong themes of race and identity. The protagonist's mother believes that, in order for her race to advance, Negroes must act "not like niggers"...
[Item #31814]
Price: $25.00
 
Not Like Niggers. Edward G. WILLIAMS.
189.

A Question of Colour?
London: Leslie Frewin, 1966. First Edition. Account of the October 1964 election in Smethwick (UK) by Griffiths, who won the seat as Smethwick MP in the 1964 general election against Labour Party candidate Patrick Gordon Walker. Smethwick's deep divisions, racial and anti-immigrant issues drew comparisons to Little Rock and Selma...
[Item #31813]
Price: $25.00
 
A Question of Colour? RACISM, GREAT BRITAIN, Peter GRIFFITHS.
190.

Black Power: A Record of Reactions in a Land of Pathos
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954. Wright's seventh book, which examines the revolutionary atmosphere in Africa's Gold Coast region during the early 1950's. Reprint. Octavo (22cm); maroon boards quarter bound in black, with titling stamped in white on the spine; dark yellow topstain; dustjacket; 358pp. Lower board edges bumped, thin...
[Item #31804]
Price: $25.00
 
Black Power: A Record of Reactions in a Land of Pathos. Richard WRIGHT.
191.

The Urbanized Nigerian: An Examination of the African and His New Environment
New York: Exposition Press, 1968. First Edition. A study of the adjustments to traditional life in Nigeria as a result of ongoing urbanization, addressing social, economic, physical, and political concerns. Octavo (21cm); navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in yellow on spine; dustjacket; 72pp. Fine in a Near Fine, unclipped...
[Item #31803]
Price: $25.00
 
The Urbanized Nigerian: An Examination of the African and His New Environment. Theophilus Adelodun OKIN.
192.

West Indian Migration to Britain: A Social Geography
London: Oxford University Press / Institute of Race Relations, London, 1968. First Edition. An examination of the causes of the West Indian migration wave to Great Britain during the 1960's. First Impression. Octavo (22cm); red cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; xviii, 122pp. Fine in a Near...
[Item #31802]
Price: $25.00
 
West Indian Migration to Britain: A Social Geography. Ceri PEACH.
193.

Color
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, [1926]. Cullen's first book, and one of the most significant collections of poetry to emerge from the Harlem Renaissance. Early reprint, with "L-A" code on copyright page. Octavo (19.75cm); black patterned paper and yellow cloth-covered boards, with printed paper labels to spine and front...
[Item #31801]
Price: $25.00
 
Color. Countee CULLEN.
194.

Dark Strangers: A Sociological Study of the Absorption of a Recent West Indian Migrant Group in Brixton, South London
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1964. First American Edition. "The first detailed full-length study to be published of the new type of West Indian migrant settlement in Britain, in which migrant workers, mostly unskilled, have been settling, not in the ports and dock areas as in the past, but in the...
[Item #31799]
Price: $20.00
 
Dark Strangers: A Sociological Study of the Absorption of a Recent West Indian Migrant Group in Brixton, South London. Sheila PATTERSON.
195.

In Western Levant
New York: Welch, Fracker Company, 1890. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); publisher's terra cotta cloth-backed marbled boards, gilt-lettered paper spine labels; [8],252,[4],xipp.; frontispiece, text illus. throughout. Boards rubbed along extremities, mostly corners and fore-edges, spine labels rather darkened, coin-sized loss to pp. 189/190 from clumsily opened leaves, not affecting text, else...
[Item #31798]
Price: $30.00
 
In Western Levant. Francis C. SESSIONS, illus Henry W. Hall.
196.

Behind the Moscow Trial
New York: Pioneer Publishers, [1936]. First Edition. Wrapper issue. Slim octavo (20.25cm.); original tan pictorial wrappers printed in maroon; [2],142pp. A hint of dust-soil else Near Fine. Exposé of the first Moscow show trial, during which Leon Trotsky, who was living in exile, and 14 others were accused of conspiring...
[Item #31797]
Price: $30.00
 
Behind the Moscow Trial. Max SHACHTMAN.
197.

Map Shewing the Rail-Roads Between Lake Erie, New York & Boston: Intended to illustrated the importance of the New York and Erie Rail-Road
New York: Roe Lockwood, 1842. First Edition. Hand-colored lithographed map (approx. 43 x 56 cm.) folded and bound into publisher's blue cloth boards, green lithographically decorative printed label mounted to upper cover, pink glazed endpapers. Boards gently rubbed at corners, tiny split mid-map at fold without loss, general light foxing...
[Item #31490]
Price: $1,200.00
 
Map Shewing the Rail-Roads Between Lake Erie, New York & Boston: Intended to illustrated the importance of the New York and Erie Rail-Road. J. F. SMITH.
198.

Daddy Jake the Runaway and Short Stories Told After Dark
New York: The Century Company, [1889]. First Edition. Quarto (26cm.); original cream pictorial paper-covered boards printed in grey and red, tan glazed endpapers; [4],145pp.; text illus. throughout. Boards uniformly dust-soiled with a few tiny dampspots, small cracks to spine ends slightly touching "Daddy" at crown, else a Very Good, uncommonly...
[Item #24208]
Price: $300.00
 
Daddy Jake the Runaway and Short Stories Told After Dark. Joel Chandler HARRIS, "Uncle Remus"
199.

The Romance of Golden Star...
London: F.V. White & Co. 1897. First Edition. Octavo (19.75cm.); publisher's green pictorial cloth stamped in black, yellow, and grey, gilt-lettered spine; vii,[1],300pp.; frontispiece, 5 leaves of plates. Mild shelf-wear, light soiling to textblock, else a Very Good to Near Fine copy. BLEILER (1972), p. 133.
[Item #23272]
Price: $200.00
 
The Romance of Golden Star. George GRIFFITH, illus Alfred Pearse.
200.

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek [Signed Bookplate Laid in]
New York: Harper's Magazine Press, [1975]. First Edition. Octavo (24cm.); original cloth in cream pictorial price-clipped dust jacket; [14],271pp. Minor shelf wear to jacket extremities, including a few tiny chips, spine slightly toned, contemporary ownership bookplate to front pastedown. Very Good or better overall. Bookplate signed by the author laid...
[Item #23112]
Price: $200.00
 
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek [Signed Bookplate Laid in]. Annie DILLARD.

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