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London Dock-Labourers' Strike - Mass Meeting Will Be Held Tonight
[Leicester: 1889]. Announcement of a mass meeting of textile and shoe workers in Leicester, to express solidarity with striking dock-workers during the Great London Docker's Strike of 1889. The speakers, primarily representatives of the Hosiery and Shoe trade unions (Leicester was the seat of the British shoe trade in the...
[Item #17278]
Price: $150.00
 
London Dock-Labourers' Strike - Mass Meeting Will Be Held Tonight
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Original Poster: "Joe Levy, Multi Millionaire Property Developer [...] Whose Side Are The Police On?"
N.p, n.d. [London: All London Squatters, ca 1974?]. Poster calling attention to the plight of those evicted from the Camden Street Squat, formerly located at 220 Camden High Street. The owner of the building, Joseph Levy (1906-1990), was a wealthy London property developer whose company Stock Conversion helped rebuild the...
[Item #19873]
Price: $750.00
 
Original Poster: "Joe Levy, Multi Millionaire Property Developer [...] Whose Side Are The Police On?"
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War On Saturday Week
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1937. First American Edition. Adam's first novel, dealing with the rise of British political extremism on the left and right in the years leading up to the Second World War. Largely forgotten, Adam was the author of six books between 1937 and 1970, including her highly-regarded semi-autobipographical novel...
[Item #18897]
Price: $85.00
 
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Watership Down
New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. [1972, but 1974]. First American Edition. Large, thick octavo (23.25cm.); original half cloth over boards in cream pictorial dust jacket printed in red and black; [12],429pp.; double-page map. Spine slightly cocked, two tiny closed tears to extremities, else Very Good or better. The author's first book.
[Item #21469]
Price: $125.00
 
Watership Down. Richard ADAMS.
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Jamaica Farewell: Jamaican Migrants in London
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 262pp; includes bibliography. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in crisp VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15235]
Price: $25.00
 
Jamaica Farewell: Jamaican Migrants in London. AFRICAN AMERICANS - CARIBBEAN, Nancy FONER.
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The Anti-Slavery Movement and Reconstruction: A Study of Anglo-American Co-operation 1833 -77
London: Oxford University Press, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 197pp; illus. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in lightly soiled dustwrapper.
[Item #15228]
Price: $15.00
 
The Anti-Slavery Movement and Reconstruction: A Study of Anglo-American Co-operation 1833 -77. AFRICAN AMERICANS, Christine BOLT.
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The Slave Power, Its Character, Career & Probable Designs
Newton Abbott: David & Charles, [1976]. Reprint. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 410pp. Facsimile reprint of the 1863 edition. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Else a clean, sharp, tight copy in lightly soiled, VG dustwrapper.
[Item #15244]
Price: $20.00
 
The Slave Power, Its Character, Career & Probable Designs. AFRICAN AMERICANS, John E. CAIRNES.
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Lawrence of Arabia: A Biographical Enquiry
London: Collins, 1955. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in red price-clipped dust jacket; 448pp.; photographic portrait frontis., 9 leaves of photographic plates. Light edge wear to jacket extremities, white spine lettering a bit toned, else Very Good to Near Fine, rather uncommon thus.
[Item #22628]
Price: $25.00
 
Lawrence of Arabia: A Biographical Enquiry. Richard ALDINGTON.
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The Word Quarterly, Vol I, no. 1 (Spring 1950). Special Double Number: Gandhi Murder Trial: Official Account of the Trial of Godse, Apte, and Others for Murder and Conspiracy - With Verbatim Reports of Speeches by Godse and Savarkar
Glasgow: Strickland Press, 1950. First Edition. In-depth analysis of the Gandhi murder trial, incorporating documentary sources and extensive commentary by Guy Aldred. Aldred (1896-1963), a self-professed "non-sectarian anarchist," was a leading publisher of Communist-Anarchist materials and for many years the proprietor of the Strickland Press. "The Word Quarterly," of which...
[Item #18451]
Price: $150.00
 
The Word Quarterly, Vol I, no. 1 (Spring 1950). Special Double Number: Gandhi Murder Trial: Official Account of the Trial of Godse, Apte, and Others for Murder and Conspiracy - With Verbatim Reports of Speeches by Godse and Savarkar. Guy ALDRED.
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Street Fighting Years: An Autobiography of the Sixties
New York: Verso Books, 2005. Reprint. Octavo. Pictorial glossy card wrappers; 403pp. Clean, tight and unmarked copy, about Fine. Reprint, with new Preface, of Ali's autobiography originally published London, 1987.
[Item #15869]
Price: $14.00
 
Street Fighting Years: An Autobiography of the Sixties. Tariq ALI.
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Natural Inequality
Manchester: National Labour Press, n.d., ca. 1890. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); decorative staplebound self-wrappers (dust-soiling); 15pp. Extremities a bit chipped, wrappers separated but present. Canadian evolutionist's argument for socialism as the best "endeavour to preserve and make the best of [man's] natural inequality" (p. [3]).
[Item #26929]
Price: $25.00
 
Natural Inequality. Grant ALLEN.
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Cause For Alarm
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1940. Reprint. Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in black and teal pictorial price-clipped dust jacket signed in illustration by Florian, blue-green topstain; [12],284pp. Jacket extremities rubbed, especially at spine ends, 3/4" closed tear at bottom of rear panel, else Fine in Near Very Good jacket. Spy...
[Item #24339]
Price: $100.00
 
Cause For Alarm. Eric AMBLER.
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Revolutionary Government
London: Freedom Press, 1943. Later Printing. Fifth Freedom Press edition (originally issued in 1880). Staple-bound pamphlet. Printed wrappers; 16pp. Mild external wear; Very Good.
[Item #14612]
Price: $12.00
 
Revolutionary Government. ANARCHISM, Prince Peter Alexeivitch, P. KROPOTKIN.
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The Wind and the Whirlwind
Boston: Benj. R. Tucker, 1884. First thus. Scarce printing (possibly unauthorized) of Blunt's anti-Imperialist polemic, attacking British policy in the Sudan. Though Tucker generally limited his publishing ventures to projects that explicity furthered his individualist anarchist views, he occasionally found time for projects such as this; finely printed in two...
[Item #10112]
Price: $200.00
 
The Wind and the Whirlwind. ANARCHISM, BENJAMIN TUCKER, Wilfrid Scawen BLUNT.
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Why Freedom Matters
Chicago: William Bross Lloyd, n.d., 1917? First American Edition. Octavo (20.75cm.); original grey printed staplebound wrappers; [2],62pp. Several shallow losses to wrappers, none affecting text, textblock slightly shaken and wrappers starting to tear at staples. Good or better. Account of conditions in war-time England by the founder of the Union...
[Item #28057]
Price: $25.00
 
Why Freedom Matters. Norman ANGELL.
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The County: A Story of Social Life
New York: Pollard & Moss, 1889. Reprint. Novel of two sisters from a prosperous rural British family and the struggles they face when their fortunes change. First serialized in The Cornhill Magazine, edited by William Makepeace Thackeray. Quite scarce in any edition: OCLC lists Iowa's copy only of this imprint;...
[Item #28843]
Price: $75.00
 
The County: A Story of Social Life. ANONYMOUS.
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Don't Be a Gull! Written for those who want lots more war and for those who don't, by one of the latter [cover title]
[Glasgow: Strickland Press, 1943]. First Edition. 12mo (18.5cm.); illustrated staplebound self-wrappers; 55pp. Rather dust-soiled, small stain to rear wrapper, else a Very Good, partially unopened copy. Comparison of the British population after years of war-time propaganda and the behavior of the Black-Headed sea gull. OCLC locates 5 copies in the...
[Item #29444]
Price: $35.00
 
Don't Be a Gull! Written for those who want lots more war and for those who don't, by one of the latter [cover title]. ANONYMOUS.
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Join The Campaign Against A Criminal Trespass Law
N.p. [London: ca 1976]: C.A.C.T.L. [Campaign Against the Criminal Trespass Law]`. Large, vivid poster promoting the rights of squatters, tenants, and gypsies. Unattributed, but possibly from the Paddington Printshop in London, a peoples' printmaking workshop where a great many squatters' rights materials were produced. This poster advertises the Campaign Against...
[Item #19731]
Price: $750.00
 
Join The Campaign Against A Criminal Trespass Law. Anonymous Artist.
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A Meeting of American Radicals The British Scene Where It's At
N.p. [London, ca 1985?]. Universal calendar points to 1985 being the most likely date of creation for this vivid and graphically inspired poster, advertising a meeting of American radicals at the famed Conway Hall, long-time meeting place for radicals and intellectual center of the Conway Hall Ethical Society, thought to...
[Item #19732]
Price: $450.00
 
A Meeting of American Radicals The British Scene Where It's At. Anonymous Artist.
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Communism
London: Catholic Truth Society, 1937. First Edition. Defense of the Catholic Church against communist accusatoins of protecting fascism and the interests of the ruling class. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial paper wrappers; 32pp. Near Fine.
[Item #16297]
Price: $12.00
 
Communism. ANTI-COMMUNISM - GREAT BRITAIN, Rev. Lewis WATT.
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The Anti-Slavery Reporter and Aborigines' Friend. Series V, Vol. 32, no. 2, July, 1942
London: Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society, 1942. First Edition. Octavo (24.5cm.); staplebound self-wrappers; [53]-66pp. Dust-soiling, edge wear from handling with very shallow separation at spine crown; about Very Good.
[Item #25070]
Price: $25.00
 
The Anti-Slavery Reporter and Aborigines' Friend. Series V, Vol. 32, no. 2, July, 1942. ANTI-SLAVERY AND ABORIGINES' PROTECTION SOCIETY.
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African Students in Alien Cultures
Buffalo: Black Academy Press, [1970]. First Edition. Octavo (22.5cm.); original cloth in white pictorial dust jacket; viii,148pp. Mild dust-soiling, else Very Good and sound. Nigerian doctor's psychological study of a group of African students in Britain.
[Item #25108]
Price: $45.00
 
African Students in Alien Cultures. Amechi ANUMONYE.
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Utinam: A Glimmering of Goddesses
London: John Lane, The Bodley Head, 1917. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original cloth in grey decorative dust jacket printed in blue, blue topstain; xv,[3],120pp.; title page printed in red and black within typographically decorative border; color frontispiece, 6 plates with printed tissue guards. A few very short closed tears to...
[Item #25129]
Price: $250.00
 
Utinam: A Glimmering of Goddesses. William ARKWRIGHT, illus Glyn Philpot.
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A French Eton; or, Middle Class Education and the State
London: Macmillan and Co. 1864. First Edition. 12mo (17.5cm.); original brown cloth ruled and lettered in gilt, unadorned spine; 122,[6](ads)pp. Extremities a bit rubbed, small loss at spine crown, joints cracked but holding, contemporary bookseller ticket to front pastedown; About Very Good.
[Item #21238]
Price: $150.00
 
A French Eton; or, Middle Class Education and the State. Matthew ARNOLD.
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The Miners in Crisis and War: A History of the Miners' Federation of Great Britain (from 1930 onwards)
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, [1961]. First Edition. Octavo (23.5cm.); original cloth in grey photo-illustrated dust jacket, grey topstain; 451pp.; color portrait frontispiece, 8 leaves of black and white photographs, one graph in text. Jacket extremities a bit chipped, else Near Fine in Very Good jacket. Third volume of...
[Item #28903]
Price: $25.00
 
The Miners in Crisis and War: A History of the Miners' Federation of Great Britain (from 1930 onwards). R. Page ARNOT.


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