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The Camille De Rose Story
Chicago: De Rose Publishing Co, 1953. First Edition. First-hand (if unreliable) account of the 1951 Cicero Race Riot, which was precipitated when the author rented an apartment to an African-American couple in her otherwise all-white apartment building. In the chaos that ensued, more than 4,000 white citizens of Cicero descended...
[Item #32192]
Price: $45.00
 
The Camille De Rose Story. Camille De ROSE.
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Reluctant Flame
Ife: PPP, 1971. First Edition. 12mo (18.75cm.); original black pictorial staplebound card wrappers; unpaged. Rear cover a bit dust-soiled, else Fine. Second short collection of poetry by the Papuan author.
[Item #32191]
Price: $40.00
 
Reluctant Flame. John KASAIPWALOVA.
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All Brave Sailors: the Story of the S.S. Booker T. Washington
New York: L.B. Fischer, 1945. Second Printing. Octavo. Blue cloth boards; dustjacket; 208pp. Bit of discoloration to endpapers at gutters, else a tight, clean copy, Near Fine, in lightly worn Arthur Hawkins dustjacket. Account of the S.S. Booker T. Washington, the first U.S. Merchant Marine vessel to be commanded by...
[Item #32190]
Price: $40.00
 
All Brave Sailors: the Story of the S.S. Booker T. Washington. John BEECHER.
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"Right to Work" Laws--A Trap for America's Minorities
New York: A. Philip Randolph Institute, ca. 1968. First Edition. Square 12mo (15.25cm.); original brown staplebound wrappers; 15pp. Fine condition. Civil Rights activist's critical exposé of the so-called "Right to Work" laws, an issue that persists to this day.
[Item #32189]
Price: $25.00
 
"Right to Work" Laws--A Trap for America's Minorities. Bayard RUSTIN.
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Common Men & Women
Boston: Four Seas Co, 1917. First Edition. Rare volume of modernist verse, with lengthy Preface in which the poet presents his theory of "rhythmus," intended to describe "a third form of speech and writing... which is not poetry and is not prose." The term was adopted in 1923 by editors...
[Item #32188]
Price: $45.00
 
Common Men & Women. Harold W. GAMMANS.
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Organizing for Democratic Victory: A Handbook for County and Precinct Leaders [cover title]
Washington DC: Democratic National Committee, Women's Division, [1946]. First Edition. Instructions for effective campaigning for Democratic women Precinct Leaders in the 1946 political race to ensure President Truman a Democratic Congress. Four copies in OCLC as of December, 2016, at Cornell, UC Boulder, and the Minnesota and Wisconsin Historical Societies...
[Item #32183]
Price: $45.00
 
Organizing for Democratic Victory: A Handbook for County and Precinct Leaders [cover title]. DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEE - WOMEN'S DIVISION.
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Growing Up in a London Village: Family Life Between the Wars
London: Peter Owen, [1979]. First Edition. Slim octavo (22cm.); original simulated cloth in green dust jacket lettered in red and white; 143pp. Light shelf wear, minor discoloration to upper jacket panel, else Very Good or better. Memoirs of growing up in the middle-class London suburb of Lee during the Depression.
[Item #32179]
Price: $30.00
 
Growing Up in a London Village: Family Life Between the Wars. Phyllis WILLMOTT.
183.

China Changes
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First Edition. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in teal pictorial price-clipped dust jacket, black topstain; 334pp.; frontispiece, 8 leaves of plates including one two-toned folding map. Jacket a hint shelf-worn, some rather heavy foxing to bottom spine corner of upper panel and rear cover, spine...
[Item #32178]
Price: $100.00
 
China Changes. Gerald YORKE.
184.

America, Imperialist or Democrat?
Lahore: Hero Publications, [1944]. First Edition. 12mo (18.5cm.); original boards in salmon printed dust jacket; 87pp. Jacket extremities quite chipped and worn with coin-sized loss at bottom edge of upper panel very slightly touching text without loss of meaning, extremities a bit toned, light foxing to boards, else Very Good...
[Item #32173]
Price: $50.00
 
America, Imperialist or Democrat? Hiralal SETH.
185.

The Honorable Uncle Lancy
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1939. First Edition. A satire on New Deal-era politics, in which three orphaned Iowa farm-girls come to Washington to help their uncle win election to the Senate. Interesting for its portrayal of strong women -- the girls' aunt is clearly the brains of the outfit -- at the...
[Item #32172]
Price: $125.00
 
The Honorable Uncle Lancy. Ethel HUESTON.
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The 1930 American Scrap Book
New York: Forum Press, 1930. First Edition. Quarto (25cm.); original cloth in photo-illustrated dust jacket; [8],312pp.; frontispiece, 11 plates. Jacket extremities a bit rubbed and worn with some chipping and small tears, else Near Fine in a Near Very Good jacket. Collection of articles, essays, and poetry from 1929; a....
[Item #32171]
Price: $75.00
 
The 1930 American Scrap Book. William GRIFFITH, ed.
187.

Told With A Drum
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1937. First Edition. Wisconsin author's uncommon second novel, set in Wisconsin and depicting the persecution of a German-American family during WW1. HANNA 1706. COAN p.125. Octavo. Tan cloth boards, lettered in red, with purple rules, on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 250pp. Cloth lightly foxed and soiled...
[Item #32170]
Price: $75.00
 
Told With A Drum. Edward Harris HETH.
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Conversations with Yitzhak Shamir
New York: Talpiot Press, 2000. First American Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); original photo-illustrated card wrappers; 207pp. Minor crease to upper cover, else Very Good or better. Collection of interviews with the former Prime Minister of Israel.
[Item #32169]
Price: $30.00
 
Conversations with Yitzhak Shamir. Haim MISGAV, trans David Aisner.
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Tailor's Progress: The Story of a Famous Union and the Men Who Made It
New York: Doubleday, Doran and Company, 1944. First Edition. Octavo (20cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 360pp. Light dust soil, a few short closed tears to jacket extremities, shallow loss to spine crown not approaching text, else Very Good and sound. History of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, from its founding...
[Item #32163]
Price: $20.00
 
Tailor's Progress: The Story of a Famous Union and the Men Who Made It. Benjamin STOLBERG.
190.

The Revolution in India
[Edinburgh: T. Tait Memorial Committee, n.d., ca. 1942]. Octavo (21.25cm.); white pictorial staplebound self-wrappers; 23pp. Light dust-soil, else Very Good or better. Reprint of a thesis "adopted in the autumn of 1941 by the Formation Committee of the Bolshevik-Leninist Party of India" (p. 3).
[Item #32161]
Price: $25.00
 
The Revolution in India. T. TAIT MEMORIAL COMMITTEE.
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City Management: The Cincinnati Experiment
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, [1933]. Second Printing. Octavo (21cm.); original cloth in grey decorative dust jacket; viii,[2],275pp. Top extremities of jacket a bit chipped and worn with a few tiny shallow losses, spine a hint sunned, else Very Good and sound in a handsome copy of the uncommon jacket...
[Item #32159]
Price: $50.00
 
City Management: The Cincinnati Experiment. Charles P. TAFT.
192.

AC/DC: Number Six of Fifty
San Diego: Greenleaf Classics, [1969]. First Edition. 12mo (17.5cm.); original blue and white die-cut card wrappers; 160pp.; illus. Some shelf wear and minor dust-soil, else Very Good and sound. Erotic fiction. OCLC locates two copies as of December, 2016, at UCLA and Emory.
[Item #32158]
Price: $25.00
 
AC/DC: Number Six of Fifty. Robert MOORE.
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The A.F. of L. in the Time of Gompers
New York: Harpers & Brothers, [1957]. First Edition. Large, thick octavo (24cm.); original cloth in white dust jacket printed in black and tan; xx,508pp. Jacket dust-soiled and quite edge worn with shallow chipping and some closed tears, the largest about 2" at bottom edge of upper panel touching text without...
[Item #32157]
Price: $20.00
 
The A.F. of L. in the Time of Gompers. Philip TAFT.
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May Days: An Anthology of Verse from Masses-Liberator
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. First Edition. Major anthology of left-wing verse, chosen from the pages of The Masses and its successor publication The Liberator. Contributors include a long roster of major left-wing authors of the period: John Reed, Max Eastman, Louis Ginsberg, James Rorty, Max Bodenheim, Arturo Giovannitti...
[Item #32155]
Price: $75.00
 
May Days: An Anthology of Verse from Masses-Liberator. Genevieve TAGGARD, ed., woodcuts J J. Lankes.
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Tropic of Cancer on Trial: A case history of censorship
New York: Grove Press, 1968. First Edition. First printing. Octavo. Green cloth boards; dustjacket; 300pp. Tight, unmarked Near Fine copy in lightly rubbed jacket, unclipped, VG to Near Fine.
[Item #32154]
Price: $25.00
 
Tropic of Cancer on Trial: A case history of censorship. E. R. HUTCHISON.
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Secrets of Monte Carlo
New York: G.W. Dillingham Co. 1900. First American Edition. Octavo (19cm.); original brick cloth lettered in black; 204,[4](ads)pp. Boards a bit worn along extremities, more heavily so at spine ends, spine a bit faded, four small ownership rubberstamps of the USO to front and rear endpapers, else a Very Good...
[Item #20576]
Price: $100.00
 
Secrets of Monte Carlo. William LE QUEUX.
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The Sting
New York: Macaulay Company, [1928]. First American Edition. Octavo (19.25cm.); original cloth in white pictorial price-clipped dust jacket; 319pp. Jacket a bit dust-soiled, dark smudging to front flap fold, short closed tear to top edge of rear panel, a miniscule dent at bottom edge of upper board, else a Very...
[Item #20571]
Price: $125.00
 
The Sting. William LE QUEUX.
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Wheels Within Wheels
New York: George H. Doran Company, [1923]. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm.); publisher's brown decorative cloth stamped in black; 267pp. General light edge wear, spine a hint cocked, minor foxing to textblock edges, else Very Good and sound. Mystery novel featuring Pennington Wise. HUBIN, p. 430; SMITH W-349.
[Item #20570]
Price: $65.00
 
Wheels Within Wheels. Carolyn WELLS.
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The Doomsday Men
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1938. First American Edition. Apocalyptic fantasy, set in the Mojave Desert of California, in which a doomsday cult with an atomic weapon threatens world anihilation. BRIANS, "Nuclear Holocausts: Atomic War in Fiction," p.6. Black cloth (Hardcover); 287pp. Clean, tight, unmarked copy, mildly foxed to top...
[Item #4328]
Price: $45.00
 
The Doomsday Men. CALIFORNIA FICTION, J. B. PRIESTLEY.
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The Assyrian and Other Stories
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co, 1950. First Edition. Brown cloth (hardcover); dustjacket; 276pp. Ink gift inscription to front endpaper, else a clean, tight copy in pictorial jacket, price-clipped, somewhat darkened on spine and rear panel but just lightly worn. Story collection by the Armenian-American novelist and playwright, Pulitzer Prize...
[Item #4327]
Price: $25.00
 
The Assyrian and Other Stories. William Saroyan.

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