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The Disinherited
[New York]: Covici Friede Publishers, [1933]. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original terracotta cloth, spine lettered in black, top edge dyed black, fore-edge untrimmed; 310pp. Minor dings to bottom textblock and binding edges, else about Fine. Described in Rideout as one of the only proletarian novels to be written by a....
[Item #22329]
Price: $50.00
 
The Disinherited
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The WPA Federal Art Project: A Summary of Activities and Accomplishments
New York: Works Progress Administration, N.d. [1939?]. First Edition. Brief summary of the accomplishments of the Federal Art Project over its first four years, beginning with its origins with the Gibson Committee in New York City in 1932. Brief sections devoted to galleries and art centers, mural projects, art education...
[Item #22142]
Price: $125.00
 
The WPA Federal Art Project: A Summary of Activities and Accomplishments
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Beside the Paths of Glory: Poems
New York: Henry Herrison, [1937]. First edition, slim octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in orange decorative dust jacket; 64pp. Jacket edges chipped and worn, edges rather faded, spine darkened; a Fine copy in about Very Good dust jacket.
[Item #22140]
Price: $20.00
 
Beside the Paths of Glory: Poems
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Songs of the Workaday World
New York: George H. Doran Company, [1915]. First edition, octavo (20.5cm.); original green pictorial cloth stamped in white; xi,[12]-160pp. Light edge wear, contemporary gift inscription dated Helena, Montana, 10 November 1922, on front free endpaper; a Very Good, sound copy. Braley, a prolific American poet, is best known for penning...
[Item #22137]
Price: $25.00
 
Songs of the Workaday World
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Industrial Autocracy
Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Co. 1919. First Edition. 12mo (18cm). 58, [6]pp. Mild soiling to covers, text darkened but clean and unmarked; Good to Very Good. On the question of the rights of laborers to the produce of their labor.
[Item #22079]
Price: $40.00
 
Industrial Autocracy
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Search for Accord
New York: Comet Press Books / Milestone Book, 1959. First edition. Octavo (21cm.); original brick cloth in white pictorial dust jacket; [6],277pp. Dust jacket a bit dust-soiled, bottom textblock edge stained, else a Very Good copy, signed and inscribed by the author on front free endpaper. A novel recounting the...
[Item #22078]
Price: $125.00
 
Search for Accord
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Through One Administration
Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1883. First American edition, octavo (19.5cm.); original olive decorative cloth stamped in gilt and black, grey endpapers; [1](ad),[2],564pp. Some light edge wear, small chip to cloth at spine foot, spine rather cocked, textlbock fine. A Very Good copy. First published in London two months...
[Item #22074]
Price: $75.00
 
Through One Administration
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The Rise of David Levinsky: A Novel
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1917. One of a handful of truly great novels of the Jewish experience in America of the 20th century, this an account of a Jewish immigrant who becomes a millionaire garment manufacturer, continuously in print since its first appearance in 1917. Includes description of...
[Item #22016]
Price: $100.00
 
The Rise of David Levinsky: A Novel
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Organizing for Victory - A Hand Book for Precinct Leaders [title from cover].
New York: Women's Division, Democratic National Campaign Committee, [1940]. First Edition. Instructions for effective campaigning for Democratic women Precinct Leaders in the 1940 Presidential race between Franklin D Roosevelt and Wendell Wilkie. Includes campaign strategies and tactics, debating points, and suggestions for fundraising. Rare - not seen in commerce; not...
[Item #21969]
Price: $125.00
 
Organizing for Victory - A Hand Book for Precinct Leaders [title from cover].
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Democratic Victory - Dedicated to Mrs. County Leader [Title from cover]
[New York]: Women's Division - Democratic National Campaign Committee, [1936]. Motivational and instructional booklet for Democratic women campaigners in the 1936 Presidential election; illustrated throughout with lively cartoons, not directly attributed but presumably by one of the two listed authors. Text urges female County Leaders to be "a self-cranker!...Don't Wait...
[Item #21968]
Price: $125.00
 
Democratic Victory - Dedicated to Mrs. County Leader [Title from cover]
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Red Economics
New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1932. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 327pp. Covers slightly dusted; endpapers darkened; brief pencil notations to front endpaper; Very Good. In the uncommon photomontage dustwrapper (credited to Keystone View); rubbed overall with small losses and abrasions; Good. Overview of the Soviet Union's First Five Year Plan.
[Item #21964]
Price: $75.00
 
Red Economics
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C.I.O. Industrial Unionism In Action
New York: W.W. Norton, 1937. First Edition. Early study of the C.I.O. and John L. Lewis, written by a Harvard economist. Uncommonly well-preserved copy in the original pictorial dustwrapper; jacket art signed "Tabatchnik." Octavo (20.5cm); gray cloth, with titles stamped in black and orange on spine and front cover; dustjacket;...
[Item #21775]
Price: $75.00
 
C.I.O. Industrial Unionism In Action
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The Blackness of My Skin and the Kinkiness of My Hair
Washington DC: Nuclassics and Science Publishing Co. 1972. First Edition. Cycle of love poems and one short story. From the jacket copy: "Warning: This book was written for black women of the world. White women daring to read this book do so at their own risk. The author can not...
[Item #21769]
Price: $75.00
 
The Blackness of My Skin and the Kinkiness of My Hair
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A Blues Book for Blue Black Magical Women
Detroit: Broadside Press, 1974. First Edition. A semi-autobiographical, spiritual, poetic, narrative chant divided into five parts - a paean to the strength of the Black Woman. First Printing. Slim octavo (21.5cm); illustrated wrappers; 62pp, [2]. Some pinpoint rubbing, else Fine and unread.
[Item #21765]
Price: $50.00
 
A Blues Book for Blue Black Magical Women
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The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Essays Edited with a Memoir by Arna Bontemps
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1972. First Edition. Collection of essays on a variety of important Harlem Renaissance figures, including Jean Toomer, Wallace Thurman, Jessie Fauset, Countee Cullen, and Zora Neale Hurston, et al. Octavo (21.5cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in silver on spine; yellow topstain; dustjacket; 310pp;...
[Item #21764]
Price: $50.00
 
The Harlem Renaissance Remembered: Essays Edited with a Memoir by Arna Bontemps
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Forbidden Neighbors: A Study of Prejudice in Housing
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1955. First Edition. A study of "the close link between the problem of discrimination in housing and the growth of prejudice in American communities...Because America's slum problem has become largely a minority problem, and, in consequence, the most serious aspects of housing are now concerned...
[Item #21763]
Price: $50.00
 
Forbidden Neighbors: A Study of Prejudice in Housing
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Look For Me in the Whirlwind: The Collective Autobiography of the New York 21
New York: Random House, 1971. First Edition. A collection of individual testimonies written by sixteen of the Blank Panther members who were part of 21 defendants accused of plotting to bomb public buildings and later acquitted of the charges in 1969; Written while in jail, these straightforward and powerful accounts...
[Item #21762]
Price: $200.00
 
Look For Me in the Whirlwind: The Collective Autobiography of the New York 21
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The Opening of a Door
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. Davis's only novel, of the sexual awakening of a Chicago clerk. Despite its not-so-subtle exploration of homosexual themes, the novel was praised by critics as diverse as Clifton Fadiman and William Lyon Phelps; Davis became an overnight literary sensation and went on to an...
[Item #21621]
Price: $75.00
 
The Opening of a Door
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Jeremy Hamlin
New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1934. First Edition. Superb copy of this novel by the native New Hampshire author, telling the story of "a New England village dictator as seen by four of his fellow citizens." HANNA 470. First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); blue cloth, with titles stamped in black on...
[Item #21605]
Price: $150.00
 
Jeremy Hamlin
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The Best of Isaac Asimov [Review Copy]
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1974. First edition, octavo (21.5cm.); original blue cloth in blue pictorial dust jacket; xiv,[2],294pp. Jacket spine a bit toned, light edge wear, else a Fine copy in about Fine dust jacket. Review copy with the editor's compliments laid in and publisher's compliments rubberstamped to front...
[Item #21357]
Price: $75.00
 
The Best of Isaac Asimov [Review Copy]
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Something About My Father and Other People
New York: Thomas Yoseloff, [1956]. First edition, octavo (21.5cm.); original blue-green cloth, spine lettered in red, in pictorial dust jacket; 366pp. Spine toned, shallow tears along jacket edges not affecting text; Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. A collection of short stories by "the foremost interpreter in fiction of Jewish...
[Item #21354]
Price: $50.00
 
Something About My Father and Other People
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The Feminists
New York: Pinnacle Books, 1972. First Edition. The prolific Cooper's best-known book, a dystopian future-world fantasy depicting a United States under the rule of a separatist feminist matriarchy, in which heterosexual sex is punishable by death and men are relegated to a servant's role. Predicts by 20 years the spirit...
[Item #21280]
Price: $100.00
 
The Feminists
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Supplement to the General Organization Bulletin of the Industrial Workers of the World, June, 1964
[Berkeley]: Industrial Workers of the World, 1964. Quarto (27.5cm.); original red printed staplebound wrappers; 18pp.; text printed from typescript; p. [1] with the reproduction of a letter addressed to "Fellow Workers" signed in facsimile by Patricia Ellington, David Rike, and Alan Graham, I.U. 450, Labor Donated.
[Item #21087]
Price: $20.00
 
Supplement to the General Organization Bulletin of the Industrial Workers of the World, June, 1964
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Memories of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)
[New York: American Institute for Marxist Studies, 1977]. Second (1979) printing, quarto (28cm.); original cream printed staplebound wrappers; [2],40pp.; text printed from typescript. Minor creasing and small loss to upper cover bottom edge not affecting text; textblock fine. Occasional Paper no. 24. MILES 3696.
[Item #21086]
Price: $15.00
 
Memories of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)
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Out of a Job!
[Chicago: I.W.W. ca. 1930]. Broadsheet (28x11.5cm.); previous folds, uniformly toned, else about Fine. Recruitment flyer for the unemployed issued by the Industrial Workers of the World with their Preamble provided on verso. See MILES 4422 for a similar flyer, with the subtitle "The Fate of Millions." This variant unlocated in...
[Item #21084]
Price: $65.00
 
Out of a Job!


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