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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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The Face of Spain
London: Turnstile Press, 1950. First Edition. Octavo (20.75cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket; xviii,[19]-268pp.; 16 plain photographic plates, one map in text. Dust jacket a touch worn along top edge with very shallow loss and spine ends rubbed, else Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Brenan's account of life...
[Item #23236]
Price: $60.00
 
The Face of Spain
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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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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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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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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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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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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
 
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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 Trial of the Communist Deputies in France
New York: Workers Library Publishers, 1940. First Edition. Octavo. Staple bound pamphlet; 48pp; includes black and white plate of the French communist deputies before the Third Military Tribunal in Paris. Clean, crisp copy in about fine or better condition.
[Item #15633]
Price: $15.00
 
The Trial of the Communist Deputies in France
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How Europe Underdeveloped Africa
London: Bogle-L'Ouverture Publications, 1972. First Edition. 12mo (17.75cm.); original yellow printed wrappers; 316pp. Fine. Guyanese author's hugely influential study of postcolonial Africa, composed in Tanzania at a time when the author was involved in the African Revolution. Rodney was assassinated in Guyana in 1980 after a sergeant of the Guyana...
[Item #24802]
Price: $45.00
 
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News of Spain. November 9, 1938
New York: The Spanish Information Bureau, 1938. First Edition. Weekly organ of the Spanish Information Bureau, the American propaganda arm of the Spanish Republic. This issue features news of offensives on the Segre and Ebro Rivers; pleas for refugee relief; and an article on sculptor Jo Davidson's series of busts...
[Item #15028]
Price: $45.00
 
News of Spain. November 9, 1938
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Una battaglia coerente e coraggiosa per l'unita sindacale nella chiarezza e nell'autonomia
(Rome): (Arti Grafiche Wanzer), (1972). First Edition. Octavo. Original printed wrappers; 433, (7)pp. Light wear; Very Good.
[Item #14019]
Price: $20.00
 
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French Chamber of Deputies - Session of 1910. Official Report of the Commission on Universal Suffrage on the Proposition to give Women the Right to Vote
New York: National American Woman Suffrage Association, (1910). First Edition. With a brief, anonymous introduction on inside front wrapper. The report surveys the state of suffrage movements in continental Europe, concluding, "Those who stand alone today are not the Suffragists, but the Anti-suffragists. It is France that lags in the...
[Item #15038]
Price: $75.00
 
French Chamber of Deputies - Session of 1910. Official Report of the Commission on Universal Suffrage on the Proposition to give Women the Right to Vote