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Peder Seier

Peder Seier

Octavo (18cm). Brown decorative cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine, stamped in black on spine and covers; marbled page edges; 361pp. Inscribed by Rølvaag (in Norwegian) in blue ink on title page (undated). Barely visible dampstain to outer margin of first 40 leaves, else a tight, Near Fine copy.....

Soviet Russia Today. Vol. 1, no. 1 (February 1932)

Soviet Russia Today. Vol. 1, no. 1 (February 1932)

Quarto (30cm). Staple-bound, pictorial wrappers; 19pp; illus. Wear and soil to covers; brief closed tears to edges; Very Good.

The Crimson Tide. A Novel.

The Crimson Tide. A Novel.

Cloth boards; dustjacket; 367pp. Endpapers darkened, else a clean, bright copy, Near Fine. In scarce pictorial dustjacket, with one small chip at upper edge; panels rubbed and slightly soiled, with old clear tape reinforcements to verso; about Very Good.

The Big Clock

The Big Clock

First Printing. Octavo (21cm); black cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the spine; dustjacket; 175pp. About Fine, with some trivial rubbing along the board edges and to the upper and lower left corners of the front panel to note. Dustjacket is unclipped, very lightly rubbed, with a hint of...

Strike Broadside: Meeting - Gran Hotel Ancira - Monterrey, Mexico (ca.1930's)

Strike Broadside: Meeting - Gran Hotel Ancira - Monterrey, Mexico (ca.1930's)

Single sheet of light brown newsprint, printed in orange; approximately 19.5 X 26.5cm. Two tiny tears with attendant creasing; Near Fine.

Looking Backward 2000-1887

Looking Backward 2000-1887

Octavo (19cm). Original brown-orange cloth; 470pp. Blanck's earliest printing, with imprint of printer J.J. Arakelyan on verso of title page; "wore" for "were" on p.210. Bookplate of Joan Whitney to front pastedown; ink ex-libris of Walter Wood on second blank. Hint of external dusting; small (ca. 1/32") puncture to front...

Teeftallow

Teeftallow

Octavo. Cloth boards with pictorial spine and cover labels; dustjacket; 405pp. Clean and tight, very Near Fine, in scarce illustrated dustjacket, moderately rubbed and with a bruise to base of spine, rendering publisher's name partially illegible.

Manassas: A Novel of the War

Manassas: A Novel of the War

Octavo. Original publisher's gilt-pictorial cloth; 412pp + 6p publisher's catalog. Light wear to board edges, else a tight, Near Fine copy with blue-green top-stain just slightly faded.

Horrors of Napalm

Horrors of Napalm

Octavo (22cm). Pictorial card wrappers; 16pp; illus. Moderate cover wear; vertical crease; complete and Good.

Eugenics of the Negro Race. Reprinted from "The Scientific Monthly", July, 1917

Eugenics of the Negro Race. Reprinted from "The Scientific Monthly", July, 1917

Octavo. Staple-bound wrappers; [3]pp. Offprint. Wrapper edges soiled and briefly chipped along upper margin; perforations for binding at bound edge; Very Good.

The Inhabitants

The Inhabitants

Quarto (29cm). Original tan cloth boards, lettered in black on spine, blind-stamped on front cover; dustjacket; unpaged. 52 b/w photograhic plates (halftones), with accompanying text on facing leaf verso. A tight, Near Fine copy in lightly rubbed but unclipped dustwrapper, Very Good.

A Living without a Boss. Illustrated

A Living without a Boss. Illustrated

Demi octavo (18cm). Original olive-green cloth boards, lettered in black on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 231pp; 8 inserted leaves of plates by Arthur William Brown. Bit of dusting to upper edge of text block, else a tight, Near Fine copy in the scarce pictorial dustwrapper, lightly nicked at spine...

Archive of 10 original cartoons, mock-ups and illustrations by Socialist cartoonist Guy H. Lockwood (and students)

Archive of 10 original cartoons, mock-ups and illustrations by Socialist cartoonist Guy H. Lockwood (and students)

10 original pen-and-ink illustrations, in black ink on artist's board. Five signed by Lockwood; two pieces unsigned but apparently in Lockwood's hand; three works signed by other artists. Dimensions vary; most pieces ca. 13" x 7" to 12" x 10"; some slightly smaller. A few with marginal chips or soiling;...

The Kingdom of Smoke: Sketches of My People

The Kingdom of Smoke: Sketches of My People

Octavo (21cm). Cloth-backed boards; paper spine label; dustjacket; 73pp; illus. One of 250 signed copies, signed by the author on limitation page. Very fine in bright, unworn dustjacket.

Art Young, His Life And Times. Edited by John Nicholas Beffel

Art Young, His Life And Times. Edited by John Nicholas Beffel

Octavo (23cm). Red cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine, with gilt pictorial device to spine and front cover; dustjacket; 467pp; illus; pictorial endpapers. Presentation copy, inscribed by Young on half-title: To Ethel Clyde, With Best Wishes From Her Friend / Art Young," undated. Also laid in is a brief...

That Red October Day: A True Story of the Riot at the Colorado State Penitentiary on October Third Nineteen Hundred Twenty Nine, As Told By Eyewitnesses to R.M. Crane, Convict Number 15828 [Original Manuscript]

That Red October Day: A True Story of the Riot at the Colorado State Penitentiary...

Quarto (28cm); Buff wrappers, with title hand-typed on front cover; 11" x 8-1/2"; 28pp. mimeographed sheets, side-stapled into orange orange covers; 28pp. One new staple at upper right; other staples oxidized, some shallow, moderate staining to upper margins (not affecting text), Very Good. Ownership signature in pencile ("Lucile") at base...

Join The Campaign Against A Criminal Trespass Law

Join The Campaign Against A Criminal Trespass Law

Original silk-screened poster in two colors; 30" x 20". Trivial edge-rubbing; Fine / Grade A. Archivally hinged to acid-free backing, in gallery frame.

Earth In Upheaval

Earth In Upheaval

Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 301pp. Inscribed on front endpaper: "To Bernarda and Ben Shahn a book of unrest for peaceful reading from friends Elis and Immanuel Velikovsky," dated 1964. Very good in slightly edge-worn dustjacket with 1/2" loss at base of spine.

Bilalian News - Collection of 10 Issues, 1975-1981

Bilalian News - Collection of 10 Issues, 1975-1981

10 tabloid issues (38cm), with publication sequence running as follows: Vol.1, No's.1 (1975), 3, 13, 15, 17, 48; Vol.2, No's.4, 6, 19; Vol.6, No.13 (1981); illustrated wrappers, printed in colors on newsprint; illus. All issues with light toning to extremities, several showing more moderate toning to covers; light edgewear, creasing...

Look Homeward, Angel

Look Homeward, Angel

First State of the text, meeting all requisite points. Octavo (20cm); navy blue cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on the spine and front panel; dustjacket; 626pp. A few very faint stains to the boards, with minor offset to pastedowns and endpapers; Very Good+ to Near Fine. The First Issue...

Christ In Concrete

Christ In Concrete

First Printing. Octavo (20.5cm); black textured boards with red-orange topstain, titles and pick, shovel and halo design stamped in gilt on the spine and front panel; dustjacket; 311pp. This copy signed by the author on the front endpaper. Endpapers and pastedowns slightly toned, as is nearly always the case, else...

All The Assholes In The World And Mine

All The Assholes In The World And Mine

Published by Douglas Blazek in a run of ca.400 copies. Slim octavo; mimeographed sheets stapled into illustrated wrappers; [26pp]. Some trivial rubbing to extremities, else Fine.

Can You Imagine?...They Are Your G.I. Joes In Action...Right In Your Own Home!

Can You Imagine?...They Are Your G.I. Joes In Action...Right In Your Own Home!...

Original lithographed poster, 27-3/4" x 18". Printed in colors on heavy coated stock. Mild soiling, surface-rippling, and creasing; no losses or folds; Very Good Plus / B+. Unbacked.

Signed Photograph, ca. 1910

Signed Photograph, ca. 1910

Original sepia-tone photograph, ca 16cm x 11cm (6-1/4" x 4-1/4"). Mounted on gray cardstcock, and signed on mount below image: "Max Eastman / 91 Greenwich Ave N.Y. - Please return!" Photographer's studio monogram stamped at lower right, unidentified. Two small ink spots to image, one of which slightly affects the...

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