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126.

Women Are Wonderful! A History in Cartoons of a Hundred Years with America's Most Controversial Figure
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1956. First Edition. Compilation of women-related cartoons culled from major American periodicals. Grouped into chapters by subject ("Fashion and Beauty," "Love, Sex, and the Pursuit of the Male," etc.) Includes works by Currier & Ives, William Steig, James Thurber, and Art Young, among many others. Large...
[Item #25401]
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Women Are Wonderful! A History in Cartoons of a Hundred Years with America's Most Controversial Figure
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Black American Literature Forum - Vol.12, No.4 (Winter, 1978)
Terre Haute: Indiana State University, 1978. Contents include contributions by Phyllis R. Klotman, Thomas Cripps, William Greaves, Horace Coleman, Art Nixon and Gloria T. Hull. Quarto (27.75cm); brown pictorial wrappers, stapled; 123-159pp; illus. Some trivial edgewear, with shadow from original mailing address label to rear wrapper; Near Fine.
[Item #25395]
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Black American Literature Forum - Vol.12, No.4 (Winter, 1978)
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Black American Literature Forum - Vol.13, No.3 (Fall, 1979)
Terre Haute: Indiana State University, 1979. Contributors to this issue include Marvin Holdt, James A. Emanuel, Ronald Fair, Chike C. Aniakor, and Ed Bullins, et al. Includes "A Checklist of the Creative Writings of W.E.B. Du Bois" by Paul G. Partington. Quarto (27.75cm); brown pictorial wrappers, stapled; 79-119pp; illus. Small...
[Item #25394]
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Black American Literature Forum - Vol.13, No.3 (Fall, 1979)
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Black American Literature Forum - Vol.19, No.3 (Fall, 1985)
Terre Haute: Indiana State University, 1985. Contributions to this issue include poems by Askia Muhammad Touré, Angela Jackson, Asa Pascha Ashanti, Sterling D. Plumpp, and Gregory Powell, et al., with an interview with Frank Marshall Davis and an article on Robert Hayden. Quarto (27.75cm); brown pictorial wrappers, stapled; 99-135pp. Light...
[Item #25393]
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Black American Literature Forum - Vol.19, No.3 (Fall, 1985)
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The Sheep Book
[Chapel Hill]: Lollipop Power Inc. [1972]. First Edition. Oblong quarto (18.5x29cm.); original green pictorial staplebound wrappers; unpaged; illus., text printed on yellow cardstock. Fine. Children's book about a female farmer, illustrated by the author. Published by Lollipop Power, "a women's liberation collective that works for the liberation of young children...
[Item #25392]
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The Sheep Book
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United Littles: The Story of the Needlework Guild of America
New York: Coward-McCann, [1955]. First Edition. History of the Needlework Guild of America, first established in 1885 by Mrs. John Wood Stewart, providing clothing to charities such as the Red Cross and Children's Aid Societies. The Author bio on rear jacket flap knotes that "Burke MacArthur is a pseudonym of...
[Item #25390]
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United Littles: The Story of the Needlework Guild of America
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John and Irene: An Anthology of Thoughts on Woman
London: Longmans, Green and Co. 1912. First Edition. Octavo (19cm.); original red pictorial cloth double-ruled in black, upper cover and spine lettered in gilt; xxvi,324pp. International anthology of pieces on women, nearly all by men, including works by Joseph Addison, Jacques Bénigne Bossuet, Cicero, Erasmus, Lafcadio Hearn, Martin Luther, Sappho...
[Item #25389]
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John and Irene: An Anthology of Thoughts on Woman
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Fifty Years' Work with Girls, 1833-1933: A Story of the Florence Crittenton Homes
Alexandria, VA: National Florence Crittenton Mission, 1933. First Edition. History of the National Florence Crittenton Mission, established by Charles C. Crittenton, in 1883, in order to rehabiliate prostitutes and unmarried pregnant women by providing them a place to live and learn skills. Text includes a biography of Dr. Kate Waller...
[Item #25387]
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Fifty Years' Work with Girls, 1833-1933: A Story of the Florence Crittenton Homes
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It's Nation Time
Chicago: Third World Press, 1970. First Edition. Important volume by Baraka, collecting three poems including his epic title poem "It's Nation Time," which acknowledged a cultural and social effort to establish a black nation. First Printing. Slim octavo (21.5cm); stapled wrappers; 24pp. Some pinpoint rubbing along spine fold, with a....
[Item #25386]
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It's Nation Time
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The Life and Death of an American Hero: The Story of Dave Doran [cover title]
[New York: New Age Publishers, 1938]. Second Printing. Short biography of the Young Communist League organizer in the South, later killed in action while serving as a political commissar in the International Brigades fighting with the Loyalist army in Spain. SEIDMAN S360. Small octavo (18.5cm.); original white pictorial staplebound wrappers;...
[Item #25384]
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The Life and Death of an American Hero: The Story of Dave Doran [cover title]
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The Ego and His Own: The Case of the Individual Against Authority
New York: Libertarian Book Club, 1963. First Thus. Octavo (22cm.); original green cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in gilt; xxii,366pp.; illus. About Fine. Later edition of Max Stirner's seminal work Der Einzige und sein Eigenthum (1844), a major source for individual anarchism, originally translated into English as The Ego...
[Item #25383]
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The Ego and His Own: The Case of the Individual Against Authority
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Prostitution: A Survey and A Challenge [Review Copy]
London: Williams & Norgate Ltd. 1933. First U.K. Edition. "A study of prostitution from the academic standpoint including the present day tendency to promiscuous relationships." Discusses the problem of prostitution, its extent and practice, leading causes of promiscuity, the traffic of women and children, and legislation relating to prostitution. Includes...
[Item #25378]
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Prostitution: A Survey and A Challenge [Review Copy]
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China After Seven Years of War
New York: Macmillan Company, 1945. First Edition. Anthology of journalistic pieces on China during World War II. Includes three articles by future Foreign Minister Chu Fu-Sung, including "Wartime Chinese Literature" and "Progress Toward Constitutional Government." Other essays include Hawthorne Cheng's "Chinese Courage in the Burma Jungles" and Samuel M. Chao's...
[Item #25377]
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China After Seven Years of War
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The Planting of Christianity in Yorubaland, 1842-1888
Ibadan, Nigeria: Daystar Press, [1969]. First Edition. 12mo (18.5cm.); original green pictorial staplebound wrappers; 77pp.; illus. About Fine. History of the rise of Christianity and the Church Missionary Society in "Yorubaland," from Freetown, Sierra Leone, to Ab okuta in southwest Nigeria, ending in 1888 with the rise of the African Church.
[Item #25373]
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The Planting of Christianity in Yorubaland, 1842-1888
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Le Nègre du Gouverneur (Chronique Coloniale)
[Honfleur]: Pierre Jean Oswald, [1972]. First Edition. 12mo (18cm.); original white card wrappers printed in brown and black; 86,[1]pp. Fine. Guyanese novella set during the French colonial era. GOSLINGA 3060.
[Item #25372]
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Le Nègre du Gouverneur (Chronique Coloniale)
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Contes Gabonais
[Paris]: Éditions Présence Africaine, 1967. Revised Edition. "Nouvelle édition revue et augmentée." Octavo (21.5cm.); original white pictorial card wrappers printed in brown and black; [4],ii,[7]-383pp.; illus. Minor edge wear, else Very Good and sound. Errata slip laid in. Folklore by the Gabonese-British author and ethnographer...
[Item #25371]
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Contes Gabonais
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Gabriel
Detroit: Broadside Press, 1974. First Edition. First printing of the wrapper issue. Octavo (21.5cm.); original yellow pictorial card wrappers; 63pp. Fine.
[Item #25370]
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Gabriel
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An Army of the Aged: A History and Analysis of the Townsend Old Age Pension Plan
Caldwell, ID: Caxton Printers, 1936. First Edition. Study of the Townsend Old Age Pension Plan (also known as the Old Age Revolving Pension Plan), which proposed a $200/month pension to every citizen over the age of 60, funded by a 2% national sales tax. The present work was published the...
[Item #25365]
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An Army of the Aged: A History and Analysis of the Townsend Old Age Pension Plan
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Smoking and Drinking
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1868. First Edition. Temperance and anti-smoking work by English-born American biographer, best known for his works on Horace Greeley, Andrew Jackson, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Voltaire. 12mo (17cm.); original green blind and gilt-ruled cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in gilt, brown glazed endpapers; viii,[9]-151pp...
[Item #25364]
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Smoking and Drinking
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Progressive Formosa
Formosa: Government of Formosa, 1926. First Edition. Promotional propaganda highlighting the prosperity of Taiwan as a Japanese colony. Compiled by R. Hosui, former Chief of the Foreign Division. 12mo (19cm.); original green printed cloth; [6],108pp.; 36 plain photographic plates, one folding color map bound in rear. A touch rubbed at...
[Item #25361]
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Progressive Formosa
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How to Abolish Poverty
Jersey City: George L. Record Memorial Association, [1936]. First Edition. Posthumously published "program of political action to end the present and prevent future depressions, provide permanent employment for all, increase the production of wealth and secure its more equitable distribution" (title page). Record (1859-1933), was an active, though somewhat unsuccessful...
[Item #25360]
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How to Abolish Poverty
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How to Abolish Poverty [Inscribed by the Association]
Jersey City: George L. Record Memorial Association, [1936]. First Edition. Posthumously published "program of political action to end the present and prevent future depressions, provide permanent employment for all, increase the production of wealth and secure its more equitable distribution" (title page). Record (1859-1933), was an active, though somewhat unsuccessful...
[Item #25359]
Price: $60.00
 
How to Abolish Poverty [Inscribed by the Association]
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The Wild Prayer of Longing: Poetry and the Sacred
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1971. First Edition. Octavo (22cm.); original cloth in white pictorial dust jacket printed in red and black; xix,[3],124pp. Jacket spine and flap folds quite foxed, else Very Good and sound. African-American author's study of religious expression in contemporary culture, with special attention to the poetry...
[Item #25354]
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The Wild Prayer of Longing: Poetry and the Sacred
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An Autobiography: The Story of The Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, The Colored Evangelist
Chicago: Christian Witness Co. n.d. [1919?]. Octavo (19.5cm.); original black pictorial cloth (a bit soiled), upper cover and spine embossed in gilt; xvi,17-506pp.; 25 leaves of plates; list of plates (p. xvi) calls for a frontispiece not issued here. Spine a bit faded, upper hinge cracked but holding; gift inscription...
[Item #25353]
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An Autobiography: The Story of The Lord's Dealings with Mrs. Amanda Smith, The Colored Evangelist
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Reluctant Rebel
[Johannesburg]: Voortrekkerpers, n.d. [1966]. First Edition. Reaction to Great Britain's policy of no independence before majority rule, written by a British-born member of the Rhodesian police force, and unironically described as a study of "Rhodesia's struggle for independence--an independence granted so easily and without reservation to numerous non-White states but...
[Item #25352]
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Reluctant Rebel

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