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Henri Barbusse: Asnieres 1874 - Moscou 1935
Moscou - Leningrad: Cooperative d'Editions Des Ouvriers Etrangers En U.R.S.S. 1935. First Edition. 12mo. Staple-bound wrappers; 16pp. Discoloration to edges of wrappers, general soil; internally clean & fresh. Extremely scarce eulogy for Barbusse, a communist pacifist writer best known for his WWI novel, "Le Feu". He died in Moscow while...
[Item #3794]
Price: $60.00
 
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The Negro in France
Lexington: University of Kentucky, 1961. First Edition. Octavo. Green cloth boards; no jacket; 278pp; includes footnotes. An ex-library reading copy, with typical indications including shelf label, card pocket, and accession stamps. Portion of wrapper laid down on front endpapers; small black marker stain to back board; still very good copy...
[Item #15478]
Price: $35.00
 
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The Uvdal Pilot Community (Norway). Project 323
[Paris]: European Productivity Agency, [1957]. Quarto. Printed wrappers; 37p; illus. Slight toning to wrapper extremities, else Near Fine. Chronicles the first few years of the experimental co-operative community of Uvdal, Norway. Two inserted leaves of halftone plates.
[Item #10690]
Price: $45.00
 
The Uvdal Pilot Community (Norway). Project 323
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I Escaped from Nazi Germany: A French Deportee's Report
London: I.N.G. Publication, 1944. First Edition. 12mo (18cm.); original white pictorial staplebound wrappers printed in red and blue; 24pp.; facsimile. A bit dust-soiled, light wear from handling, leaves uniformly toned due to poor paper stock. Still, Very Good and sound. Personal account by a member of the French Resistance movement...
[Item #26117]
Price: $15.00
 
I Escaped from Nazi Germany: A French Deportee's Report
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[Item #19503]
Price: $850.00
 
J.P. Brissot, Deputy of Eure and Loire, to His Constituents, On the Situation of the National Convention; on the Influence of the Anarchists, and the Evils it Has Caused; And on the Necessity of Annihilating That Influence in Order to Save the Republic [BOUND WITH] Mémoires Secrets de Robert, Comte de Parades, Écrits par lui au fortir de la Bastille. Pour Servir à l'Histoire de la derniere Guerre
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Basque People
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1931. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original cloth in cream pictorial price-clipped dust jacket, blue topstain; [6],272pp.; illustrated endpapers printed in green, plain text illus. Shallow chips and small losses to jacket extremities, most notably spine ends, none affecting text; spine faded; Fine in About...
[Item #21289]
Price: $75.00
 
Basque People
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[Text in Cyrillic] Moe Puteshestvie v Evropy. Perevod s antgliyskogo P. Okhrimenko [Russian translation of My Trip Abroad]
Mosvka: Akts. Izdat. O-vo "Ogonek" 1926 [but 1927]. First Thus. First Russian edition (abridged) of Charlie Chaplin's memoir My Trip Abroad (1922), recounting the Hollywood actor's return to his native England and travels through Europe after 10 years in the United States. Describes the (by then) universally recognized movie star's...
[Item #26039]
Price: $750.00
 
[Text in Cyrillic] Moe Puteshestvie v Evropy. Perevod s antgliyskogo P. Okhrimenko [Russian translation of My Trip Abroad]
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The Second World War: The Gathering Storm; Their Finest Hour; The Grand Alliance; The Hinge of Fate; Closing of the Ring; Triumph and Tragedy
London: Cassell & Co. Ltd. 1948-1954. First Edition. 6 volumes, large octavos (21.5cm.); original cloth in uniform tan decorative dust jackets, matching endpapers, red top stains. Jacket edges a bit shelf worn with shallow chips and close tears; three of the jackets with small losses not affecting text; textblock edges...
[Item #21110]
Price: $350.00
 
The Second World War: The Gathering Storm; Their Finest Hour; The Grand Alliance; The Hinge of Fate; Closing of the Ring; Triumph and Tragedy
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The War Speeches: Into Battle; The Unrelenting Struggle; The End of the Beginning; Onwards to Victory; The Dawn of Liberation; Victory; Secret Session Speeches
London: Cassell & Co. Ltd. 1941-1946. First Edition. 7 volumes, octavo (22cm.); original uniform cloth, dust jackets; plain photographic frontispieces. Minimal shelf wear to boards, jacket edges a bit worn along the edges with shallow chips and tears; Vol. VII dust jacket foxed; additional minor foxing to textblock edges, else...
[Item #21111]
Price: $1,250.00
 
The War Speeches: Into Battle; The Unrelenting Struggle; The End of the Beginning; Onwards to Victory; The Dawn of Liberation; Victory; Secret Session Speeches
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Dimitroff Accuses
New York: Daily Worker, 1933. First Edition. Transcript of Dimitroff's statement in self-defense before Germany's Supreme Court, made in Leipzig in December 1933, against accusations that he had participated in the Reichstag fire. Foreword by William L. Patterson, who at this time was head of the International Labor Defense. 12mo...
[Item #14661]
Price: $35.00
 
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Socialismo Liberatrio e Socialismo Autoritario
Ancona: Tip. Economica Anconitana, 1896. First Italian Edition. Italian translation of a tract by Dutch anarchist-socialist politician Domela Nieuwenhuis, leader of the Sociaal-Democratische Bond and former member of the Dutch House of Representatives from 1888 to 1891. No copies in North America according to OCLC as of July, 2015. 12mo...
[Item #27141]
Price: $75.00
 
Socialismo Liberatrio e Socialismo Autoritario
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The Black Book: The Greek Junta Stands Accused
S.i. Central Committee of the Patriotic Anti-Dictatorship Front, 1971. First Edition. Documentary evidence against the far right military junta that ruled Greece from 1967-1974, compiled by the principal expatriate pro-Democracy group the Patriotic Anti-Dictatorship Front (PAM), also known as the Fronte patriottico antidittatoriale. With many photographic illustrations (halftones). Uncommon. Octavo...
[Item #14617]
Price: $60.00
 
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Headline Series, November-December, 1945, no. 54. [Cover title]: Europe's Homeless Millions
[New York: Foreign Policy Association], 1945. First Edition. Addresses the homeless and displaced persons in Europe immediately after the end of World War II. Includes a short introduction by the first U.S. ambassador to Israel, James G. McDonald, titled "It Is Not Too Late for Action." Small octavo (19cm.); original...
[Item #26387]
Price: $25.00
 
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The Immigration History Newsletter, Vol. XV, no. 1, May, 1983
St. Paul: Immigration History Center, 1983. First Edition. Quarto (27.25cm.); original staplebound self-wrappers; 19pp. Text in double colum. Includes the essay "Swedish-American Historiography" by H. Arnold Barton. Semiannual newsletter published from 1968 to 1998.
[Item #26106]
Price: $20.00
 
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The Development of Italy's Economic System Within the Framework of European Recovery and Cooperation
Rome: Interministerial Reconstruction Committee / Officine Grafiche "Apollon" 1952. First Edition. Large octavo (24cm). Printed card wrappers; [vi], 348pp; illus. Covers and page margins toned, but not brittle; spine slightly darkened; Very Good. Survey of post-war reconstruction projects in Italy. Illustrated throughout with photographic plates (halftones).
[Item #20118]
Price: $40.00
 
The Development of Italy's Economic System Within the Framework of European Recovery and Cooperation
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Working Women in Many Countries: Report of Congress held at Vienna, August, 1923
Amsterdam: International Federation of Trade Unions, 1923. First Edition. Octavo (22.5cm.); original drab printed wrappers (soiling); 12pp.; one plate of photographic portraits. Wrappers quite toned with several shallow losses to extremities, perished spine reinforced with tape. Good only. Listed among the Federation's executive board are Labour politicians Dr. Marion Phillips...
[Item #26831]
Price: $75.00
 
Working Women in Many Countries: Report of Congress held at Vienna, August, 1923
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War, Peace, Amity [...] Chapter on Women and Peace by Elva Krehbiel Leisy
Newton, KS: H.P. Krehbiel, 1937. First Edition. Octavo (20cm.); original brown cloth, upper cover and spine lettered in black; xxii,350pp. Light wear to extremities, else About Fine. Mennonite author on social unrest in pre-WW2 Europe; with a contributing chapter on women and peace by the author's daughter.
[Item #26433]
Price: $25.00
 
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Zur Geschichte der Wirtschaftsgeschichtsschreibung (Studien zu einer Geschichte der Gesellschaftswissenschaften, Band 8)
Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 1978. First Edition. Octavo. Tan linen boards; dustjacket; 230p. Tight, Near Fine copy in lightly rubbed dustwrapper; Near Fine. Review copy, with typed, signed note from the author: "Dear friends: as this is the first book ever published on the subject, I think that it may perhaps...
[Item #26611]
Price: $25.00
 
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The Profits of War. Translated from the French Les Profits de Guerre a travers les Siecles by Geoffrey Sainsbury
New York: Dutton, 1937. First American Edition. Important work exploring the profit motive in war from the Classical Era through the early stages of the European conflict of the Thirties. Octavo. Tan cloth, lettered in deep red on spine and front cover; red top-stain; dustjacket; 287pp. Mildest of toning to...
[Item #18888]
Price: $40.00
 
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Dodsworth: A Novel
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1929]. First Edition. Satirical novel addressing the cultural differences between the United States and Europe as seen through the eyes of an expatriate American businessman and his greedy wife on their travels across the Continent. COAN, p. 96; HANNA 2169. Octavo (19.5cm.); original blue...
[Item #22314]
Price: $200.00
 
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Sozialistische Kultur: Nr. 4 - Jahrgang 1925 (February, 1925)
[Jena]: 1925. First Edition. Single issue of this scarce German socialist periodical of the Weimar period; this entire issue is devoted to a discussion of Jack London, "ein proletarischer Dichter," whose works had recently been translated into German. "Friedrich Mark," the article's main author, is a pseudonym of the German...
[Item #17493]
Price: $150.00
 
Sozialistische Kultur: Nr. 4 - Jahrgang 1925 (February, 1925)
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MPLA 1970 - Movimento Popular de Libertação de Angola
[Seattle]: Liberation Support Movement, 1970. First Edition. Rather uncommon piece of pro-MPLA propaganda, issued during a key year of the group's guerrilla struggle against Portuguese colonial rule. Angola would finally win its independence in 1974, when Portugal's Communist government assumed power and ceased all military activities in its former colonies...
[Item #21267]
Price: $75.00
 
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Europe - West and East
No Place: By the Author. First Edition. Analysis of political and economic trends in Western Europe, intended principally to highlight the comparative successes of the Soviet Union under the Five Year Plan. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed wrappers; 54pp. Wrapper edges foxed & slightly soiled; text fresh; Very Good.
[Item #7382]
Price: $12.00
 
Europe - West and East
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An Open Letter to American Liberals. With a Note on Recent Documents
New York: The Socialist Publication Society, 1918. Original Wraps. First Edition. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; 32pp. Covers tones and loose at spine, internally quite good. Scarce.
[Item #3813]
Price: $22.50
 
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The President's Voyage to the Colonies and the European Crisis: The Present Position in Portugal
Lisbon: SPN Books, 1940. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original red and blue wrappers lettered in red and white; 62,[1]pp. Shallow chip to upper wrapper fore-edge, rear panel dust soiled, textblock uniformly toned, else About Very Good. "Documents Relating to Portugal's Imperial and Foreign Policy" (from upper cover). Relating to President...
[Item #25181]
Price: $30.00
 
The President's Voyage to the Colonies and the European Crisis: The Present Position in Portugal


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