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Tin Men
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002. First Edition. First printing. Silver-metallic cloth boards; dustjacket; 202pp; illus. Fine, unread copy in unworn jacket; As New. Pictorial survey of American folk-art "Tin Men", often used as sheet metal shops' trade signs. Out of print in cloth (2015).
[Item #26499]
Price: $35.00
 
Tin Men
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American Folksong
New York: Oak Publications, 1961. Reprint. Quarto. Pictorial card wrappers; 54pp. Light external soiling and edge-rubbing; Very Good Plus. Reissue of the uncommon 1949 edition, originally published by Moe Asch under the DISC Company of America imprint. Nice copy.
[Item #26498]
Price: $25.00
 
American Folksong
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Hit the Right Lick: The Recordings of Big Bill Broonzy
Bromham, Bedford (UK): Blues & Rhythm Magazine, N.d. (ca 1995). First, Limited Edition. Octavo. Staple-bound, pictorial card wrappers; 101pp. Signed by Smith below limitation; this is number 290 of an unspecified number (presumably 500) in the first edition. Authoritative discography of the American blues artist, including original releases and reissues.
[Item #26497]
Price: $75.00
 
Hit the Right Lick: The Recordings of Big Bill Broonzy
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Novel Writing in an Apocalyptic Time [Limited Edition, Signed by Percy and Welty]
New Orleans: Faust Publishing, 1986. First Edition. Limited to 300 trade copies of which this is no. 197. Octavo (23.5cm.); original grey pictorial cloth in glassine dust jacket; [12],28pp.; illus. Jacket a bit creased, else Fine. Signed by Walker Percy and Eudora Welty. HOBSON A.1.14; POLK C83.
[Item #26496]
Price: $450.00
 
Novel Writing in an Apocalyptic Time [Limited Edition, Signed by Percy and Welty]
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The New Lost City Ramblers Song Book
New York: Oak Publications, 1964. First Edition. Quarto. Pictorial card wrappers; 256pp. Mild external wear; internally clean, tight and unmarked. A great compilation of traditional American songs as performed by the New Lost City Ramblers (John Cohen, Mike Seeger, and Tom Paley), the group that launched the revival of traditional...
[Item #26495]
Price: $45.00
 
The New Lost City Ramblers Song Book
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The Muse of Parker Street - More Songs by Malvina Reynolds
New York: Oak Publications, 1967. First Edition. Quarto. Pictorial card wrappers; 96pp. Clean, tight and unmarked copy with a bit of external rubbing to wrappers; Very Good Plus. The second collection of Reynolds's original compositions to be published by Oak. Reynolds is best known as the author of the folk...
[Item #26494]
Price: $45.00
 
The Muse of Parker Street - More Songs by Malvina Reynolds
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The Ewan MacColl - Peggy Seeger Songbook
New York: Oak Publications, 1963. First Edition. Quarto. Pictorial card wrappers; 94pp; illus. Minor external scuffing to wrappers, internally clean and unmarked; Very Good. Introduction by Irwin Silber. A clean, attractive copy.
[Item #26493]
Price: $20.00
 
The Ewan MacColl - Peggy Seeger Songbook
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Ramblin' Boy and Other Songs by Tom Paxton. Original Drawings by Agnes Friesen
London: Oak Publications / Music Sales, 1964. First Edition. Quarto. Pictorial card wrappers; 88pp; illus. Minor external scuffing to wrappers, internally clean and unmarked; Very Good. Collects 40 of Paxton's early folksongs, including the hits "Ramblin' Boy" and "Last Thing on My Mind." A clean, attractive copy.
[Item #26492]
Price: $25.00
 
Ramblin' Boy and Other Songs by Tom Paxton. Original Drawings by Agnes Friesen
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Ballads of Sacco & Vanzetti Commissioned by Moses Asch - 1945, Composed and Sung by Woody Guthrie 1946-47
New York: Oak Publications, 1960. First Edition. Quarto. Pictorial card wrappers, 34pp. Hint of external toning at extremities and spine-fold, else a clean, Near Fine copy. Cover illustration by Antonio Frasconi. Excellent copy of this compilation of Woody's Sacco & Vanzetti ballads, including "I Just Want to Sing Your Name,"...
[Item #26490]
Price: $35.00
 
Ballads of Sacco & Vanzetti Commissioned by Moses Asch - 1945, Composed and Sung by Woody Guthrie 1946-47
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Crime on the Labor Front
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1950. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 243pp. Tight, Very Good copy with a couple of tiny nicks to cloth at board edges. In the original dustwrapper, price-clipped and with a 3/4" area of restoration, replacing a loss at crown of spine, and a few other spots...
[Item #26488]
Price: $50.00
 
Crime on the Labor Front
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The Military and Society in Latin America
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1964. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 308pp. Tight, Near Fine copy in lightly edge-rubbed jacket, Near Fine. Includes bibliography. The entire third section of the book deals with the rise of the Brazilian military in the 20th century.
[Item #26487]
Price: $25.00
 
The Military and Society in Latin America
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People's War People's Army
New York: Praeger, 1965. Later printing. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 217pp; illus. Second printing of the Praeger edition, which includes a foreword by Roger Hilsman and a profile of Giap by Bernard Fall. Text age-toned at margins, with numerous ink annotations in a previous owner's hand; just VG, but a solid...
[Item #26484]
Price: $20.00
 
People's War People's Army
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The Pitfalls of Speculation
New York: Moody's Magazine, 1909. First Edition. 12mo. Blue cloth boards, lettered in gilt; 146, (14)pp. Faint water-stain to base of front board, front endpapers soiled; unlovely, but still a tight, internally clean reading copy. Gibson was the editor of Moody's Magazine, a hugely influential monthly investment newsletter.
[Item #26482]
Price: $30.00
 
The Pitfalls of Speculation
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Armies of Spies
New York: Macmillan, 1939. First Edition. Octavo. Black cloth boards, lettered in gilt; dustjacket; 213pp. Tight, clean copy in somewhat rubbed and tatty jacket; Very Good. Study by a left-wing journalist of the function of espionage in international relations, with special regard to the operations of Hitler's Gestapo in Europe...
[Item #26480]
Price: $35.00
 
Armies of Spies
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Starving America
New York: George H. Doran Company, 1912. First Edition. Octavo. Maroon cloth boards; 270pp; illus. A worn copy, with rubbing to board corners and discoloration to cloth on front board; hinges still tight, however, and text pages clean and unmarked; a Good reading copy. First edition (preceding many reprints) of...
[Item #26477]
Price: $40.00
 
Starving America
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Joseph Tuckerman: Pioneer in American Social Work
Washington DC: Catholic University of America Press, 1940. First Edition. Large octavo. Original printed thick-paper wrappers; xvii, 450pp. Mild external toning and wear, else Near Fine. Inscribed by the author on half-title, dated 1956. McColgan a Catholic priest from Boston; this was his doctoral dissertation, a scholarly study of the...
[Item #26475]
Price: $40.00
 
Joseph Tuckerman: Pioneer in American Social Work
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Teeth
Trumansburg, NY: New/Books, 1967. First Edition. Octavo. Illustrated thick paper wrappers; 36pp. Mild external toning and dusting, else Near Fine. Cover illustration by Walter Wanger.
[Item #26471]
Price: $20.00
 
Teeth
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Abortion: The Struggle in the Labour Movement [cover title]
[London]: Labour Abortion Rights Campaign, n.d. [1979]. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original cream pictorial staplebound wrappers; 28pp. Fine. Includes a history of abortion rights by Mary Donnelly and the essay "The 1967 Abortion Act and its opponents," by Ann Kingsbury. 3 copies in OCLC as of May, 2015, UC Davis...
[Item #26470]
Price: $25.00
 
Abortion: The Struggle in the Labour Movement [cover title]
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The Vocational Preparation of Women: Report and Recommendations of the Secretary's Advisory Committee on the Rights and Responsibilities of Women, 1975
[Washington, DC]: Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, [1976]. First Edition. Quarto (26.5cm.); original green pictorial staplebound card wrappers; [6],iv,82pp. Fine. Report covers the dangers of vocational education for women as it was still practiced, arguing that it was perpetuating sex stereotyping in curriculum materials and guidance.
[Item #26469]
Price: $25.00
 
The Vocational Preparation of Women: Report and Recommendations of the Secretary's Advisory Committee on the Rights and Responsibilities of Women, 1975
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Folklorist of the Coal Fields: George Korson's Life and Work
State College: Penn State University Press, 1980. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 200pp; illus. Slight sun-fading to jacket spine panel, else a Fine, apparently unread copy. Biography of folklorist and folk song collector George Korson, whose compilations of coal-mining songs remain one of the key contributions to Pennsylvania folk history.
[Item #26467]
Price: $20.00
 
Folklorist of the Coal Fields: George Korson's Life and Work
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Deliberate Speed: The Origins of a Cultural Style in the American 1950s
Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 286pp; illus. Fine hardcover in crisp, unworn jacket; apparently unread.
[Item #26466]
Price: $20.00
 
Deliberate Speed: The Origins of a Cultural Style in the American 1950s
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Window Dressing on the Set: Women and Minorities in Television. A Report
[Washington, DC]: United States Commission on Civil Rights, 1977. First Edition. Quarto (26cm.); original brown pictorial card wrappers; ix,[1],181pp.; text in double column. Light wear, else Fine. Extensive report on the representation of women, African Americans, Native Americans, and Asian Americans on television from the 1950s through the present (1977)...
[Item #26465]
Price: $15.00
 
Window Dressing on the Set: Women and Minorities in Television. A Report
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Women's Heritage Calendar and Almanac [cover title]
[Santa Monica, CA: Graphic Communications Consultants, 1970]. First Edition. Quarto (27.75cm.); original pictorial staplebound card wrappers; unpaged; illus. Fine. 1970-1 calendar (curiously beginning in July, 1970, rather than January, and ending in June, 1971), each day of the year providing a number of relevant anecdotes, quotes, and historical events marking...
[Item #26464]
Price: $25.00
 
Women's Heritage Calendar and Almanac [cover title]
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Birth Vision and Green Song
Brighton, Sussex: Five Poets Press, 1967. First Edition. Trade issue of 300 copies, issued simultaneously with a signed/numbered edition of 50. Slight external wear, else Near Fine. Dowden a lesser-known but seminal figure in the post-Beat milieu of the Sixties; best known as Allen Ginsberg's bibliographer.
[Item #26463]
Price: $25.00
 
Birth Vision and Green Song
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Exactly Like Me. To Girl People Especially...
[Chapel Hill, NC]: Lollipop Power Inc. [1972]. Second printing. Octavo (22.75cm.); original mustard pictorial staplebound wrappers; 28pp.; illus. & text printed in brown. Fine. Children's book issued by Lollipop Power, "a women's liberation collective that works for the liberation of young children from sex stereotyped behavior and role models" (rear wrapper).
[Item #26462]
Price: $25.00
 
Exactly Like Me. To Girl People Especially...

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