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The Bruiser [Inscribed]
New York: Greenberg: Publisher, 1936. First Edition. "Tully had been boxing professionally for several years, on and off, in his twenties (the jacket blurb credits him with 43 bouts), and had long been urged by Mencken and others to use this experience as fodder for a novel. He finally gave...
[Item #29505]
Price: $1,200.00
 
The Bruiser [Inscribed]
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Geschichte der Deutschen Republik
Karlsbad: Verlagsanstalt "Graphia" 1935. First Edition. Octavo (23cm.); original card wrappers in cream pictorial dust jacket printed in orange; 258pp. Jacket flaps nearly separated at folds, one-inch loss to top edge of upper panel touching image, minor dust-soil, jacket spine lettering almost completely faded; overly-effaced ownership inscription to title page...
[Item #29501]
Price: $50.00
 
Geschichte der Deutschen Republik
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The Challenge of Red China
New York: Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company, [1945]. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (23cm.); original pictorial red cloth; x,490pp.; 8 leaves of photographs printed on rectos and versos, text illus. and maps throughout. Cloth a bit darkened along extremities else Very Good and sound. Rear jacket flap laid in. Contemporary...
[Item #29497]
Price: $35.00
 
The Challenge of Red China
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Volunteers for Peace: The first group of Peace Corps volunteers in a rural community development program in Colombia, South America
New York: John Wiley & Sons, [1966]. First Edition. Octavo (23.25cm.); original cloth in white pictorial dust jacket; xiv,258pp. Jacket a bit dust-soiled, short closed tear to bottom edge of upper panel, old price sticker to front free endpaper, else Very Good and sound.
[Item #29496]
Price: $25.00
 
Volunteers for Peace: The first group of Peace Corps volunteers in a rural community development program in Colombia, South America
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The American Community in Action: Case Studies of American Communities
New York: Henry Holt and Company, [1928]. First Edition. Thick octavo (22cm.); original blue cloth, gilt-lettered spine; xiii,[2],392pp. Minor soiling to rear cover, contemporary female college student's pencil ownership inscription and very occasional notes in text. Very Good or better.
[Item #29495]
Price: $25.00
 
The American Community in Action: Case Studies of American Communities
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Three Dollars a Year [...] Being the story of San Pablo Cuatro Venados, a typical Zapotecan Indian village, that hangs on a slope of the Sierras in southwestern Mexico
[New York: Delphic Studios, 1935]. First Edition. Octavo (23.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket; [4],117pp.; photographic frontispiece, 9 leaves of plates, including one double-page. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed, small loss to bottom edge of upper panel, spine faded, else Near Fine in Very Good jacket.
[Item #29494]
Price: $20.00
 
Three Dollars a Year [...] Being the story of San Pablo Cuatro Venados, a typical Zapotecan Indian village, that hangs on a slope of the Sierras in southwestern Mexico
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I Nomi delle Vie di Spoleto: Articoli Biografici
Spoleto: Tipografia dell'Umbria, n.d., ca. 1870s. First Edition. 16mo (15.25cm.); contemporary half brown gilt-tooled morocco over marbled boards, original brown printed wrappers bound in; 113pp. Leather rubbed, spine starting to separate. About Very Good, internally fine. From the library of Ben and Bernarda Shahn with their estate label tipped to...
[Item #29493]
Price: $50.00
 
I Nomi delle Vie di Spoleto: Articoli Biografici
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The Brazilians, People of Tomorrow
New York: John Day Company, [1947]. First Edition. Octavo (20.75cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket; vi,[2],248pp.; map frontispiece. Jacket extremities quite rubbed with closed tears and chips, rear panel dust-soiled. Near Fine in About Very Good jacket. Large contemporary ownership bookplate to front pastedown.
[Item #29492]
Price: $25.00
 
The Brazilians, People of Tomorrow
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The Buick Owner's Manual for 1955 [cover title] [drop title: Program Guide Number 15]
[Los Gatos, CA: KTAO Radio, n.d., ca. 1970]. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original brick pictorial staplebound card wrappers; 10pp.; illus., text printed from typescript on orange stock. Fine. Issued by the short-lived "free-form radio station" KTAO, founded, owned, and managed by Lorenzo W. Milan. Described as "essentially controlled anarchy in...
[Item #29479]
Price: $125.00
 
The Buick Owner's Manual for 1955 [cover title] [drop title: Program Guide Number 15]
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In Search of Sisterhood: Delta Sigma Theta and the Challenge of the Black Sorority Movement [Inscribed]
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1988. First Edition. History of the largest Black women's organization in the United States, chronicling both the story of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority as well as the increasing involvement of Black women in the political, social, and economic affairs of America. First Printing...
[Item #29478]
Price: $50.00
 
In Search of Sisterhood: Delta Sigma Theta and the Challenge of the Black Sorority Movement [Inscribed]
11.

Islands
London: Oxford University Press, 1969. First U.K. Edition. "The third part of Edward Braithwaite's trilogy of poems about the Negro's encounter with the New World interweaves the past and present of his Caribbean homeland - its natural beauty, its violent history, the values that sustain its people - into a....
[Item #29477]
Price: $75.00
 
Islands
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Malcolm X: The Man and His Times [Inscribed]
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1969. First Edition. Collection of essays on Malcolm X by some of his intimates and adversaries, with a eulogy by Ossie Davis, and contributions by Keorapetse Kgositsile, Rev. Albert Cleage, Wyatt Tee Walker, Gordon Parks, Betty Shabazz, Shirley Graham Dubois, Lebert Bethune, and Leslie Alexander...
[Item #29476]
Price: $150.00
 
Malcolm X: The Man and His Times [Inscribed]
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Howard Street: A Novel
New York: The Dial Press, Inc. 1968. First Edition. Powerful novel by the native New Jersey author, set in a section of a Negro ghetto in Newark, NJ and centered around the lives of its inhabitants - "prostitutes, procurers, pushers, drugs addicts, and other lost souls who have never known...
[Item #29475]
Price: $75.00
 
Howard Street: A Novel
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Black Perspective: A Quarterly Journal - Vol.1, No.1 (Spring 1972)
New York: Journalists on the Black Perspective, Inc. 1972. Short-lived journal that functioned as "a communications instrument that binds together Black media workers around the country and around the world." Notable for containing an early contribution by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker, a short piece titled "The Black Writer and...
[Item #29474]
Price: $75.00
 
Black Perspective: A Quarterly Journal - Vol.1, No.1 (Spring 1972)
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In Defense of Black Nationalism: An Answer to the Communist Party and Young Workers Liberation League
New York: Pathfinder Press, 1971. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original photo-illustrated staplebound wrappers; 30pp. Light wear from handling, else Very Good or better.
[Item #29473]
Price: $20.00
 
In Defense of Black Nationalism: An Answer to the Communist Party and Young Workers Liberation League
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American Poet. Vol. III, no. 9, December, 1943
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1943. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original decorative white staplebound card wrappers; 24pp.; illus. Wrappers uniformly toned else Very Good or better. Includes poetry by servicemen in World War II, among them Private John J. Shank, winner of the American Poet poetry contest for 1943.
[Item #29472]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. III, no. 9, December, 1943
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American Poet. Vol. III, no. 7, October, 1943
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1943. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original decorative white staplebound card wrappers; 24pp.; illus. Wrappers uniformly toned else Very Good or better. "The Second All-Servicemen's Issue."
[Item #29471]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. III, no. 7, October, 1943
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American Poet. Vol. III, no. 6, September, 1943
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1943. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original two-toned (grey and purple) staplebound card wrappers; 23pp. Spine a bit rubbed, else Very Good. Includes August Derleth's long poem "The Early Years."
[Item #29470]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. III, no. 6, September, 1943
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American Poet. Vol. III, no. 4, July, 1943. "The First All-Servicemen's Issue"
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1943. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original red, white, and blue staplebound card wrappers; 24pp. Minor wear from handling, else Very Good or better. Features 25 contributors, all active in WW2.
[Item #29469]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. III, no. 4, July, 1943. "The First All-Servicemen's Issue"
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American Poet. Vol. II, no. 3, June, 1942
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1942. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original two-toned (grey and green) pictorial staplebound wrappers; 28pp.; illus. Wrappers a bit soiled, minor insect damage to rear cover, else Very Good. Includes contributions to a "New department: Poems by Members of our armed forces."
[Item #29468]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. II, no. 3, June, 1942
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American Poet. Vol. III, no. I, April, 1943
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1943. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original two-toned (blue and yellow) pictorial staplebound wrappers; 24pp. Sunning along spine edge of upper wrapper, else a Very Good, vibrant copy. Includes WW2 poetry by Pvt. Girdwood Macfie (U.S. Army in Australia) and Lt. Clyde Elton Pugh (of the U.S.S. Ellyson)...
[Item #29467]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. III, no. I, April, 1943
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American Poet. Vol. I, no. IV, July, 1941
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1941. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original pale yellow pictorial staplebound card wrappers; 24pp.; illus. Near Fine. Includes four poems by Alfred Kreymborg.
[Item #29466]
Price: $25.00
 
American Poet. Vol. I, no. IV, July, 1941
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American Poet. Vol. I, no. II, May, 1941
Brooklyn: American Poet, 1941. First Edition. Octavo (22.75cm.); original grey pictorial staplebound card wrappers; 28pp. Rather substantial insect damage to wrappers, else Good or better. Includes the essay "War and Poetry" by Lester Sharaf.
[Item #29465]
Price: $20.00
 
American Poet. Vol. I, no. II, May, 1941
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Sexual Politics: A selection of articles reprinted by Radical Women from their column "Sexual Politics" published in the University of Washington Daily from October, 1970, to the present [cover title]
Seattle: Radical Women, n.d., ca. 1972? First Thus. Quarto (27.75cm.); original staplebound pink wrappers; [4],30pp.; mimeograph text. Fine. Collection of 21 pieces by Meadows, including "The Uterus as State Property" and "Women, Workers, and Revolution." Text edited by Clara Fraser and Jill Severn.
[Item #29464]
Price: $35.00
 
Sexual Politics: A selection of articles reprinted by Radical Women from their column "Sexual Politics" published in the University of Washington Daily from October, 1970, to the present [cover title]
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Recolonization or Liberation: The bonds of structural adjustment and struggles for emancipation
[Toronto]: Ecumenical Coalition for Economic Justice, [1990]. First Edition. Quarto (21.25cm.); green pictorial staplebound card wrappers; 96pp.; illus. and cartoons throughout. Extremities a bit rubbed, else Very Good or better.
[Item #29463]
Price: $20.00
 
Recolonization or Liberation: The bonds of structural adjustment and struggles for emancipation


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