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An Eye-Witness at the Wreckers' Trial
[New York]: Workers Library Publishers, [1937]. First Edition. 12mo (18.5cm.); original orange printed staplebound wrappers (a bit dust-soiled); 63,[1](ad)pp. Spine a bit misaligned from handling, else Very Good. Communist account of the January, 1937, trials in the Soviet Union of accused "Trotskyists," including Piatakov and Radek. BRENNEMAN, p. 70; SEIDMAN D27.
[Item #25589]
Price: $30.00
 
An Eye-Witness at the Wreckers' Trial
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Environmental Pollution: A Challenge to Science and Technology. Report... [cover title]
Washington DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1966. First Edition. Octavo (23cm.); original printed self-wrappers; vi, 60pp. Cover wrappers a bit loose from handling; previous ownership signature in red ink to upper cover, very occasional neat underlining with same pen, else About Very Good. Report presented at the Eighty-Ninth Congress, Second...
[Item #25586]
Price: $25.00
 
Environmental Pollution: A Challenge to Science and Technology. Report... [cover title]
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Portable Soul
Detroit: Third World Press, 1969. First Edition. First Printing. Slim octavo (21.5cm); illustrated wrappers, stapled; 21pp. Fine. First book of poetry by the native Mississippi author, who has spent most of his literary career in Chicago. All of Plumpp's early books are uncommon in the trade.
[Item #25582]
Price: $75.00
 
Portable Soul
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Handbook of the City Council of Port Louis
Port Louis: City Council, 1966. First Edition. Handbook produced to celebrate Port Louis' newly attained status as a City. Includes a foreword by the city's first Lord Mayor Dorasamy Moorghen. Contents include a history of Port Louis, tourist attractions and landmarks, and an illustrated directory of the members of the...
[Item #25581]
Price: $60.00
 
Handbook of the City Council of Port Louis
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Labour Force Survey of Tanzania
[N.p., Dar-es-Salaam?]: Ministry of Economic Affairs and Development Planning, 1966. First Edition. Survey published five years after the end of British rule with contents covering the correlation of labor force and population, as well as employment, education, and mobility. Compiled by Ray, a consultant to the government of Tanzania for...
[Item #25580]
Price: $60.00
 
Labour Force Survey of Tanzania
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Tounka: Nouvelle
Paris: Présence Africaine, [1965]. First Thus. 12mo (17.5cm.); original white pictorial wrappers printed in red and black; 90pp. Pages uniformly toned, else Fine. Novella by Senegalese author Sadji, a leading member of the literary movement Négritude. His fictional works were very much inspired by local African folklore, his earliest book...
[Item #25579]
Price: $50.00
 
Tounka: Nouvelle
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The Wedding of Zein & Other Stories
London: Heinemann Educational Books Ltd. [1969]. First Thus. 12mo (18.5cm.); original orange and black pictorial card wrappers; [8],120pp.; illus. Fine. Forms part of the African Writers Series, edited by Chinua Achebe. Sudanese satirical novella comprised of several related short stories set in a small village in northern Sudan. Originally published...
[Item #25578]
Price: $35.00
 
The Wedding of Zein & Other Stories
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Cher Ami: Selections
New York: Rough and Brown Press, [1926]. First Thus. Octavo (21cm.); original blue blind-ruled cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in gilt; 64pp.; illus., including many photographs. Very light rubbing to extremities, spine a touch faded, else Near Fine. Poetry and short prose pieces for children, most of which originally...
[Item #25572]
Price: $30.00
 
Cher Ami: Selections
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Our Military Chaos: The Truth About Defense
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. First Edition. A scathingly anti-war study of the American defense policy by former owner and editor of the Nation, a position Villard held from 1918 to 1935. Villard makes a number of arguments, claiming that the large funds being used in the U.S., France...
[Item #25569]
Price: $35.00
 
Our Military Chaos: The Truth About Defense
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The Ardent Eighties: Reminiscences of an Interesting Decade [Inscribed and Signed]
New York: International Press, [1928]. First Edition. History of the 1880s by Weinstein, a Russian émigré, editor of Novy Mir and member of the Socialist Party. Weinstein also served as secretary to the Russian-American Nationalist League. This work, somewhat autobiographical in tone, provides an overview of Socialist activities during the...
[Item #25568]
Price: $50.00
 
The Ardent Eighties: Reminiscences of an Interesting Decade [Inscribed and Signed]
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Face the Future
New York: Vantage Press, [1958]. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original cloth in black pictorial dust jacket; 178pp. Shelf wear to jacket extremities, red lettering on spine fading; Fine in Good or better jacket. Red Scare-era plea for democratic socialism by former editor of the Milwaukee Leader and one of the...
[Item #25566]
Price: $45.00
 
Face the Future
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Structural Bases of the Organization of the Latin America Labour Movement: Some Notes for Discussion
Montreal: Centre for Developing-Area Studies, McGill University, 1975. First Edition. Quarto (28cm.); original blue die-cut staplebound wrappers; 14 leaves printed from typescript. Fine. The Centre's Working Papers no. 3. "This paper was originally prepared for the Workshop on 'The Labouring Poor in the Third World: Perceptions of Strategy of Change'...
[Item #25565]
Price: $35.00
 
Structural Bases of the Organization of the Latin America Labour Movement: Some Notes for Discussion
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Youth in the Ghetto: A Study of the Consequences of Powerlessness and a Blueprint for Change
New York: HARYOU, 1964. Second Edition. Sociological study on the Harlem youth, conducted by HARYOU, an organization founded by psychologist Kenneth Bancroft Clark in 1962. As a result of the HARYOU's efforts, the Johnson administration provided $110 million to fund educational changes recommended in this study, among them the short-term...
[Item #25563]
Price: $35.00
 
Youth in the Ghetto: A Study of the Consequences of Powerlessness and a Blueprint for Change
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Cette Afrique-là!
Paris: Présence Africaine, [1963]. First Edition. Small octavo (18.5cm.); original oranged printed wrappers; 241pp. Wrappers a touched rubbed, else a Near Fine, unopened copy. Cameroonian author's first book, published just a few years after Cameroon gained independence. Ikellé-Matiba's work is a sweeping historical novel set in late 19th-century Cameroon at...
[Item #25562]
Price: $25.00
 
Cette Afrique-là!
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All of Ted Joans And No More: Poems and Collages [...] Introduction by Miss Ilizibeth D. Klar
New York: Excelsior Press, 1961. Second Printing. Collected poems and collages from early in the poet's career. The introduction, humorously signed in print "Miss I.D. Klar" states that this was to be Joans's final literary work, and that the remainder of his career would be devoted to painting. History proved...
[Item #25561]
Price: $50.00
 
All of Ted Joans And No More: Poems and Collages [...] Introduction by Miss Ilizibeth D. Klar
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God's Ravens
New York: Fleming H. Revell Company, [1941]. "Sixth Printing" (dust jacket). Octavo (21cm.); original cloth in grey pictorial price-clipped dust jacket (soiling to rear panel); 207pp.; illus. Jacket extremities a bit chipped and worn; faint contemporary rubberstamps of the New York Academy of Sciences, else interior unmarked. About Very Good...
[Item #25559]
Price: $20.00
 
God's Ravens
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I am a Fugitive from a Georgia Chain Gang!
New York: Vanguard Press, 1932. First Edition. The author's first book, originally issued as a six-part serial in the pages of True Detective Mysteries in 1931, and picked up by Vanguard the following year. A slightly fictionalized but largely autobiographical account, written while in hiding, of the author's adventures with...
[Item #25556]
Price: $2,000.00
 
I am a Fugitive from a Georgia Chain Gang!
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"The Corps Roots the Loudest": A History of VMI Athletics
Charlottesville: Published for the VMI Keydet Club by the University Press of Virginia, [1986]. First Edition. Oblong quarto (22x28.5cm.); original cloth in red pictorial dust jacket; xv,[1],335pp.; illus., text in double column. Light foxing to textblock edges, else Fine. History of athletics at Virginia Military Institute beginning with its founding...
[Item #25555]
Price: $40.00
 
"The Corps Roots the Loudest": A History of VMI Athletics
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A Preliminary Account of the Physical Anthropology of the "Cape Coloured People" (Males)
Capetown: Nasionale Pers, 1939. First Edition. Quarto (25cm.); original tan printed wrappers; [2],62pp.; graphs and tables throughout. Fine. Anthropometric study of the descendents of the "Hottentots," a moniker 17th-century Dutch settlers gave the Khoikhoi people of southwestern Africa.
[Item #25554]
Price: $75.00
 
A Preliminary Account of the Physical Anthropology of the "Cape Coloured People" (Males)
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The Courageous and the Proud
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, [1970]. Reprint. Octavo (21.5cm.); two-toned cloth in pictorial dust jacket; 166pp. Tears and creasing to top edge of upper jacket panel; Fine in About Good jacket. "A black man in the white man's army" (upper jacket panel). African-American Sergeant's memoir of the Vietnam War.
[Item #25553]
Price: $20.00
 
The Courageous and the Proud
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The Courageous and the Proud
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, [1970]. Reprint. Octavo (21.5cm.); two-toned cloth in pictorial dust jacket; 166pp. Top edge lightly foxed, else Fine. "A black man in the white man's army" (upper jacket panel). African-American Sergeant's memoir of the Vietnam War.
[Item #25552]
Price: $35.00
 
The Courageous and the Proud
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Latin America and the Caribbean: Analytical Survey of Literature [cover title]
Washington DC: Department of the Army, 1975. First Edition. Large quarto (28.5cm.); green pictorial binder; mixed pagination; illus., folding tables; 38 folded maps, including five in color, loose in chemise mounted to inside of rear cover. Last leaf (blank) creased and partly separated, else Fine. "DA Pamphlet 550-7-1." Compilation of...
[Item #25551]
Price: $50.00
 
Latin America and the Caribbean: Analytical Survey of Literature [cover title]
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The Five Scrolls: Hebrew Texts, English Translations, Introductions, ande New Liturgies
New York: CCAR Press, 1984. First Edition. "Cloth Art Ed." Folio (36cm.); original cloth, blue pictorial dust jacket; xiii,[1],323pp.; illus. Some shallow short closed tears and tiny losses to jacket extremities, faint dampstaining; interior fine. Very Good. Deluxe publication by the Central Conference of American Rabbis, as much an art...
[Item #25550]
Price: $50.00
 
The Five Scrolls: Hebrew Texts, English Translations, Introductions, ande New Liturgies
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Many Thing You No Understand
London: Michael Joseph, [1970]. First Edition. First book by the daughter of an Ibo chief. Satirical novel set in Eastern Nigeria during the 1930s and depicting the clash of certain gruesome indigenous traditions with the less-than-perfect colonial authorities. Octavo (20cm.); original simulated cloth in brown pictorial dust jacket; 189pp. Very...
[Item #25549]
Price: $35.00
 
Many Thing You No Understand
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The Gertrude Stein First Reader & Three Plays
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1948. First American Edition. Octavo (22cm.); original cloth in pink pictorial price-clipped dust jacket, pink topstain; 83pp.; illus., photographically illustrated endpapers. A few short closed tears and small losses to jacket extremities; edges and spine faded. Fine copy in About Very Good jacket. Offset from the...
[Item #25547]
Price: $25.00
 
The Gertrude Stein First Reader & Three Plays


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