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The Lion's Way. A Story of Men and Lions
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1932. First U.S. Edition. Bleiler-listed fantasy, set in Africa, of an abandoned boy raised by lions. Preceded by a London edition the previous year, and followed by a sequel (Kaspa, the Lion Man ) in 1933. Bleiler gives both titles a "juvenile" designation, though...
[Item #30534]
Price: $75.00
 
The Lion's Way. A Story of Men and Lions. C. T. STONEHAM.
77.

Ar'n't I a Woman? Female Slaves in the Plantation South [Review Copy]
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, [1985]. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in blue pictorial dust jacket; 216pp. Some minor toning and edge wear to jacket extremities, spine crown a bit chipped, else Very Good and sound. Review copy with slip laid in.
[Item #30532]
Price: $30.00
 
Ar'n't I a Woman? Female Slaves in the Plantation South [Review Copy]. Deborah Gray WHITE.
78.

Why We March
New York: Paperback Library, [1969]. First Thus. 12mo (17.75cm.); original photo-illustrated card wrappers; 125pp.; illus. throughout. Textblock a hint toned else a Near Fine, unread copy. "An angry protest from Black America" - upper wrapper.
[Item #30531]
Price: $20.00
 
Why We March. SOUL BROTHER #44, Ernest White, illus Jordan Eaton.
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East Village Other - Vol.2, No.23 (October 15-November 1, 1967)
New York: The East Village Other, Inc. 1967. Contents include directions on how to grow psilocybe mushrooms, articles by Ray Mungo, Dr. A. Reza Araseth, Steve Kraus, Emmett Lake, Dick Preston, and Allan C. Edmands. Comix by R. Crumb and Trina. Tabloid (43.5cm); photo-illustrated newsprint wrappers; 24pp; illus. Mild toning...
[Item #30530]
Price: $75.00
 
East Village Other - Vol.2, No.23 (October 15-November 1, 1967). UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS, Allan KATZMAN.
80.

Jungle Doctor Operates
Sydney: George M. Dash, [1944]. First Edition. Small, slim octavo (18.75cm.); original pink pictorial boards; 126pp.; photo-illustrated endpapers, text illus. thorughout. Spine a bit sunned, light shelf wear, else Very Good. Memoirs of an Australian medical missionary in Tanzania.
[Item #30529]
Price: $20.00
 
Jungle Doctor Operates. Paul WHITE, illus Lola Jones.
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Negro Year Book. An Annual Encyclopedia of the Negro 1925-1926
Tuskegee, AL: Negro Year Book Publishing Co., Tuskegee Institute, 1925. First Edition. Octavo (22.5cm.); original maroon gilt-lettered cloth; viii,544pp. Boards rather rubbed especially at spine ends, textblock extremely brittle and browned due to poor paper stock with preliminaries, including title page, separated but present. A Fair to Good copy of...
[Item #30527]
Price: $75.00
 
Negro Year Book. An Annual Encyclopedia of the Negro 1925-1926. Monroe N. WORK.
82.

The Faith and Practice of Al-Ghaz l
London: Allen and Unwin, 1967. Third printing. 12mo. Maroon cloth boards; dustjacket; 155pp + [4]pp ads. Tight, Near Fine copy, free of markings or significant wear. In slightly dusted and edge-rubbed jacket, Very Good. Critical biography of the Muslim theologian, aka Algazal (AD 1058-1111). In the publisher's series, "Ethical and...
[Item #30526]
Price: $30.00
 
The Faith and Practice of Al-Ghaz l. W. Montgomery WATT.
83.

East Village Other - Vol.2, No.21 (September 15-October 1, 1967)
New York: The East Village Other, Inc. 1967. Contents featuring articles by Dr. A. Reza Araseth, Walter Bowart, Allen Katzman, D.A. Latimer, and interview with The Doors by Emmett Lake, and a review by Emmett Williams of the first anthology of concrete poetry published in the U.S. Centerfold featuring an...
[Item #30525]
Price: $75.00
 
East Village Other - Vol.2, No.21 (September 15-October 1, 1967). UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS, Allan KATZMAN.
84.

Inroads to Ruin: Race Legislation in Perspective
London: Candour Publishing Company, [1968]. First Edition. Octavo (19.75cm.); original white staplebound card wrappers; 40pp. Light dust-soil, else Near Fine. British nativist manifesto against the Race Relations Act of 1968, which made it illegal to discriminate based on racial grounds. As the author writes: "The Race Relations Act, 1968, is...
[Item #30524]
Price: $45.00
 
Inroads to Ruin: Race Legislation in Perspective. J. BRIGGS.
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Roots of Negro Racial Consciousness. The 1920's: Three Harlem Renaissance Authors
New York: Libra Publishers, [1964]. First Edition. Slim octavo (20.75cm.); original gilt simulated cloth; 101pp. A bit of shelf-wear else Very Good or better. Examinations of the works of James Weldon Johnson, Countee Cullen, and Claude McKay.
[Item #30523]
Price: $25.00
 
Roots of Negro Racial Consciousness. The 1920's: Three Harlem Renaissance Authors. Stephen H. BRONZ.
86.

A Guide to Growing Cannabis Under Fluorescents
Philadelphia: Flash Post Express Co. 1974. First Edition. Octavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial thick paper wrappers; 25pp; illus. Mild external wear; creasing to upper edge; about Very Good. Three brief ink holograph notes at rear by a previous owner, detailing their own experiments in cultivation (perhaps they lost interest, as the...
[Item #30522]
Price: $20.00
 
A Guide to Growing Cannabis Under Fluorescents. A. FABER.
87.

Improving the Academic Performance of Negro Students
N.p. Research Committee, Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, 1959. First Edition. Octavo (22cm). Staple-bound pamphlet; card wrappers; 66pp. Slight soil; ink ownership markings and ink notes to preliminary pages (none to text); Very Good. Includes bibliography. Summary of existing circumstances, with case studies and suggestions for progress. Author Price...
[Item #30521]
Price: $25.00
 
Improving the Academic Performance of Negro Students. J. St. Clair PRICE.
88.

The East Village Other - Vol.2, No.22 (October 1-15, 1967)
New York: The East Village Other, Inc. 1967. Contents include articles by Walter Bowart, Steve Kraus, S.A. Williams, George Murray, David McReynolds, Emmett Lake, Lil Picard, and others. Comix by R. Crumb ("Life Among the Constipated"), M. Rodriguez, Kim Deitch, and Trina. Tabloid (43.5cm); photo-illustrated newsprint wrappers; 28pp; illus. Mild...
[Item #30520]
Price: $75.00
 
The East Village Other - Vol.2, No.22 (October 1-15, 1967). UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS, Allan KATZMAN, R. CRUMB, illustrations.
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The East Village Other - Vol.2, No.13 (June 1-15, 1967)
New York: The East Village Other, Inc. 1967. Contents include articles on police crushing communes, telephone democracy, directions for preparing to take LSD, and an investigation of weapons used in chemical/biological warfare. Comix and psychedelic illustrations by Kim Deitch and Tom Weller. Tabloid (43.5cm); photo-illustrated newsprint wrappers; 24pp; illus. Mild...
[Item #30516]
Price: $75.00
 
The East Village Other - Vol.2, No.13 (June 1-15, 1967). UNDERGROUND NEWSPAPERS, Allan KATZMAN.
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The 'Nazification' and 'Denazification' of the Courts in Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands. The Belgian, Luxembourg and Netherlands courts and their reactions to occupation measures and measures from their governments returning from exile.
[Maastricht: by the Author, 2004]. First Edition. Octavo (24cm). Pictorial card wrappers; 391pp. Includes bibliography and appendices. Fine, unmarked copy with errata slip inserted before first leaf.
[Item #30515]
Price: $35.00
 
The 'Nazification' and 'Denazification' of the Courts in Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands. The Belgian, Luxembourg and Netherlands courts and their reactions to occupation measures and measures from their governments returning from exile. J. N. M. E. MICHIELSEN.
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The Young Worker, Vol. II, no. 6, June, 1923
Chicago: Young Worker's League, 1923. First Edition. Published here under the banners "Official Organ of the Young Worker's League" and "A Magazine for the Militant Young Workers of America," this a Communist monthly magazine which ran from 1922 to 1936 before being renamed first the Champion of Youth (1936) and...
[Item #30514]
Price: $200.00
 
The Young Worker, Vol. II, no. 6, June, 1923. YOUNG WORKER'S LEAGUE.
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[Invitation to] Entertainment and Dance Given by the Millinery Strikers at Union Hall, 131 W. 28th St, Sat. Jan 9th 7.30 P.M.
[New York: United Cloth Hat, Cap Makers and Millinery Workers' Union of America, n.d., ca. 1930s]. First Edition. Oblong decorative mimeographed palm card (7.5x12.5cm.); printed on pink card stock; a hint darkened, else Near Fine. Invitation to a fundraiser ("Admission 25cents [sic]"). January 9th fell on a Saturday in 1932...
[Item #30512]
Price: $25.00
 
[Invitation to] Entertainment and Dance Given by the Millinery Strikers at Union Hall, 131 W. 28th St, Sat. Jan 9th 7.30 P.M. CAP MAKERS AND MILLINERY WORKERS' UNION OF AMERICA UNITED CLOTH HAT.
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I'm The Happiest Girl in the World
New York: Vanguard Press, 1935. First Edition. A cynical Depression-era take on the beauty pageant industry, following the adventures of a would-be Miss Universe from small-town girl to the big-time pageant circuit. Essentially a forgotten book by Held, who is best remembered as a quintessential jazz-age illustrator but who also...
[Item #30511]
Price: $450.00
 
I'm The Happiest Girl in the World. John HELD, Jr.
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Pearl Buck Speaks for Democracy. With a foreword by Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt
New York: Common Council for American Unity, 1942. First Edition. A frank and rather brave statement by the Nobel Prize author regarding race prejudice and the perpetuation of Jim Crow. "Are we Americans to go on accepting the stupidities of race prejudice? I know the oft-repeated wearisome defense. Intermarriage is...
[Item #30510]
Price: $125.00
 
Pearl Buck Speaks for Democracy. With a foreword by Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt. Pearl S. BUCK, fwd Eleanor Roosevelt.
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Black America
New York: Vanguard Press, 1929. First Edition. A comprehensive and unflinching portrait of African-American life in the first decades of the Twentieth Century. In his 1929 review of the book for The Book League Monthly, Langston Hughes concluded: "...is it not almost unbelievable...that twelve million people should live in an...
[Item #30433]
Price: $150.00
 
Black America. Scott NEARING.
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Dread: The Rastafarians of Jamaica
Kingston: Sangster, 1976. First Edition. Study on rastafarianism by a Jesuit social worker who lived in West Kingston between 1970-72, whose work involved helping to organize sugar workers in Lionel Town, Clarendon. With an introduction by professor Rex Nettleford. This edition precedes all others. First Printing, a trade paperback original...
[Item #30419]
Price: $30.00
 
Dread: The Rastafarians of Jamaica. Joseph OWENS.
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Jonah
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1925. First Edition. Novel dealing with the life and times of the Biblical prophet Jonah. First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; [6], 212pp. Barely-discernable discoloration at base of spine from moisture, else Near Fine and...
[Item #30410]
Price: $50.00
 
Jonah. Robert NATHAN.
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Giants Should be Gelded
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1932. First Edition. Depression-era realist novel portraying the tribulations of a nine-foot-tall giant in a world of normal men. Partially set in Minneapolis and written by a Minnesota author. Apparently the only published novel by Carlaw (1905-1979), who went on to a storied career as...
[Item #30390]
Price: $150.00
 
Giants Should be Gelded. Bogart CARLAW.
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A Savage Place (Inscribed Copy)
New York: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence, 1981. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth-backed boards; dustjacket; 184pp. Inscribed and signed by Parker on front endpaper: "For Susan / Best wishes and love." Near Fine copy in crisp jacket with a single closed tear at top of front panel; VG+ to NF. A Spenser novel.
[Item #30384]
Price: $40.00
 
A Savage Place (Inscribed Copy). Robert B. PARKER.
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Sometime
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1933. First Edition. "A future utopia contrasted with contemporary life in the U.S." (HANNA 1695), dealing with issues related to technology, eugenics, and a labor army in a time of abundance. Scarce in commerce, particularly in dustjacket. BLEILER, p.148; NEGLEY 558; SARGENT, p.100. First Printing...
[Item #30364]
Price: $250.00
 
Sometime. UTOPIAN FICTION, Robert HERRICK.

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