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Rhymes of the Road. Written for the Entertainment of Brother Knights of the Grip Sack and Other Friends
Dryden, NY: Stilwell & Ross, Publishers, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Curious self-published volume of hobo poems, written and dedicated to "trav'ling men." Though Nichols claimed a Cortland, NY address at time of publication, evidence points to considerable time as a traveling man himself, documenting they rhymes and folk songs of...
[Item #30191]
Price: $75.00
 
Rhymes of the Road. Written for the Entertainment of Brother Knights of the Grip Sack and Other Friends. HOBOES, I. E. NICHOLS.
102.

The Negro Artisan: Report of A Social Study Made Under the Direction of Atlanta University under the direction of the Seventh Atlanta Conference [...]
Atlanta: Atlanta University Press, 1902. First Edition. Hardcover. Du Bois's seminal survey of occupational opportunities for African-Americans, with much on educational opportunities especially in the South. One of the series of Atlanta University Studies, generally considered the first scholarly ethnographic works devoted exclusively to African-American life. This copy attractively rebound...
[Item #29980]
Price: $350.00
 
The Negro Artisan: Report of A Social Study Made Under the Direction of Atlanta University under the direction of the Seventh Atlanta Conference [...]. AFRICAN AMERICANS, EDUCATION, W E. B. Dubois, William Edward Burghardt Du BOIS.
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How to Organize, Conduct and Maintain the "S.S.S." [Socialist Schools of Science, sometimes familiarly called Socialist Sunday Schools]
Chicago: Socialist Party, Young People's Department, n.d., ca. 1910. First Edition. Paperback. 32mo (15.5cm.); staplebound self-wrappers; 15pp. Near Fine. Organizational pamphlet by the Director of the Party's Young People's Department. Not in EGBERT. OCLC locates 5 copies as of May, 2016, at the Chicago History Museum, Kansas, Michigan State, Balch...
[Item #29715]
Price: $100.00
 
How to Organize, Conduct and Maintain the "S.S.S." [Socialist Schools of Science, sometimes familiarly called Socialist Sunday Schools]. SOCIALIST SUNDAY SCHOOLS, William F. KRUSE.
104.

Future Opportunity for Negroes in Agriculture and Country Life
New York: Teachers College, Columbia University, 1931. Octavo pamphlet; 24pp. Removed; guillotined at bulked edge, possibly lacking cover wraps; ink handstamps to final leaf (blank). Text complete and clean; a Good copy. The author was President of the Georgia State Industrial College, and his lecture here is essentially a recruiting...
[Item #29382]
Price: $75.00
 
Future Opportunity for Negroes in Agriculture and Country Life. Benjamin F. HUBERT.
105.

Poster: Indo China Summer '72 - End The Killing - Call Resistance PE-5-1350 - Rebuild America
N.p. S.i. [1972]. Protest poster created by the Philadelphia-based artist and social activist. Maitin (1928-2004) was the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants who settled in Philadelphia, a Penn State graduate known primarily for his skills as a printmaker and muralist. He was also a tireless social activist who contributed much of...
[Item #27879]
Price: $300.00
 
Poster: Indo China Summer '72 - End The Killing - Call Resistance PE-5-1350 - Rebuild America. Samuel C. MAITIN.
106.

A Morbid Taste For Bones
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1978. First American Edition. Hardcover. The first of the author's Cadfael series, considered to be one of the best historical mystery novels of all time according to The Wall Street Journal (2010) and is featured on the list the Top 100 Crime Novels of...
[Item #23844]
Price: $150.00
 
A Morbid Taste For Bones. Ellis PETERS, pseud. Edith Pargeter.
107.

Poetical Drifts of Thought; or, Problems of Progress
Detroit: Lyman E. Stowe, 1884. First Edition. Hardcover. A singularly eccentric work of American 19th-century imaginative writing, combining aspects of utopian literature, futurology, freethought, Swedenborgianism, Darwinism, and social engineering. Stowe's primary medium is verse, but the writing is in places sufficiently discursive that scansion seems but an afterthought. Among Stowe's...
[Item #17261]
Price: $650.00
 
Poetical Drifts of Thought; or, Problems of Progress. Lyman E. STOWE.
108.

Tenant Farmer
New York: Phalanx Press, 1935. First Edition. Paperback. Non-fiction account of farm tenancy and sharecropping in the Depression-era South; first in a series of political pamphlets by prominent authors commissioned by this radical publisher. Not, strictly speaking, uncommon, but a key Caldwell "A" item, and this a rather nicely-preserved copy...
[Item #16909]
Price: $65.00
 
Tenant Farmer. Erskine CALDWELL.
109.

Bring the War Home! Chicago - Oct. 11
Chicago: SDS [Students for a Democratic Society], [1969]. First Edition. Pamphlet. Quite scarce organizational leaflet for the disastrous 1969 Weathermen rally in Chicago, popularly known as "The Days of Rage." The protest was scheduled to take place on the anniversary of the 1968 Chicago demonstrations: "It has been almost a....
[Item #37794]
Price: $250.00
 
Bring the War Home! Chicago - Oct. 11. SDS / WEATHER UNDERGROUND.
110.

The Spectacles [cover title]. Edgar Allan Poe Stated that: "The Tales of the Folio Club are sixteen in all." Fifteen tales are known. This is the sixteenth.
Philadelphia: Richard Gimbel, 1938. First and Second Editions. Pamphlet. This spurious Poe manuscript, "discovered" by the celebrated Poe collector Richard Gimbel in 1938, debuted with some excitement in the September 24, 1938 issue of Liberty magazine; that appearance was followed by these two pamphlet printings of 100 and 1000 copies...
[Item #37791]
Price: $500.00
 
The Spectacles [cover title]. Edgar Allan Poe Stated that: "The Tales of the Folio Club are sixteen in all." Fifteen tales are known. This is the sixteenth. FORGERIES, Edgar Allan POE.
111.

Gypsy Down the Lane
Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, [1926]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19.25cm.); publisher's cloth, printed paper spine label, cream pictorial dust jacket, greenish-black topstain; [12],364pp.; map endpapers, text illus. Jacket extremities a bit chipped with shallow loss at spine crown, spine a bit dampstained, panels somewhat dusty, contemporary ownership signature to...
[Item #37789]
Price: $200.00
 
Gypsy Down the Lane. Thames WILLIAMSON.
112.

Border Towns of the Navajo Nation
[Alamo, CA: Holmgangers Press, 1975]. First Edition. Paperback. Small, slim square quarto (21cm); publisher's yellow pictorial card wrappers; unpaged; chiefly illus. Contemporary manuscript price cancel to rear cover else Fine condition.
[Item #37788]
Price: $35.00
 
Border Towns of the Navajo Nation. Aaron YAVA, foreword Leslie Marmon Silko.
113.

Inside Kasrilevke [Ben Shahn's Copy]
New York: Schocken Books, [1948]. First American Edition. Hardcover. 12mo (19.5cm.); publisher's cloth in yellow pictorial dust jacket; 127pp. Jacket a bit worn and brittle along folds, spine quite faded, else Very Good and sound. From the library of Ben and Bernarda Shahn with their estate label tipped to front...
[Item #37787]
Price: $25.00
 
Inside Kasrilevke [Ben Shahn's Copy]. Sholom ALEICHEM.
114.

Jewish Children
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, [1926]. "Pocket Book Edition" Hardcover. 12mo (17.5cm.); publisher's cloth in decorative dust jacket, blue topstain; xvii,[4]-268pp. Jacket extremities chipped with small loss at top edge of upper panel not approaching text (though ads printed on verso affected with minor loss of meaning), else About Very...
[Item #37786]
Price: $25.00
 
Jewish Children. Sholom ALEICHEM, trans Hanna Berman, intro Dorothy Canfield.
115.

Edward the Dyke and Other Poems
[San Francisco: Women's Press Collective, 1971]. First Edition. Paperback. Oblong octavo (17.5x22cm.); original blue staplebound pictorial wrappers; unpaged; textblock comprised of multi-colored stock; illus. Tiny year at spine crown, faint dampstain top textblock edge, leaves uniformly toned, else Near Fine. No publication information save for a rubberstamped address inside rear...
[Item #37785]
Price: $25.00
 
Edward the Dyke and Other Poems. Judy GRAHN, Brenda Crider Wendy Cadden, , illus Gail Hodgins.
116.

America's "Thought Police": Record of the Un-American Activities Committee
New York: Civil Rights Congress, 1947. First Edition. Paperback. "An account of the 'illegal' and 'unconstitutional' actions of [HUAC]...links the Committee and its supporters to reactionary and anti-Semitic groups, and claims that, under the guise of anticommunism, the Committee threatens all progressive movements and the liberties of the American people"...
[Item #37782]
Price: $20.00
 
America's "Thought Police": Record of the Un-American Activities Committee. HUAC, CIVIL RIGHTS, Henry A. WALLACE, foreword.
117.

Psychology. A Study Of Mental Life
New York: Henry Holt, 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. Small octavo (20cm). Publisher's green cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine and front cover; x,580pp. Previous owner's name in ink on front endpaper, else a tight, Near Fine copy, free of markings or significant wear.
[Item #36553]
Price: $25.00
 
Psychology. A Study Of Mental Life. Robert S. WOODWORTH.
118.

Heredity And Prenatal Culture Considered In The Light Of The New Psychology
Chicago: Child of Light Publishing Co. 1900. First Edition. Hardcover. Large octavo (23cm). Publishers gilt-decorated cloth boards (hardcover); 352pp. Ownership signature to front endpaper; cracks to hinges (but holding); text unmarked. Riddell, a popular evangelist and New Thought advocate, here applies a blend of popular psychology, spiritualism, and Christian morals...
[Item #36542]
Price: $60.00
 
Heredity And Prenatal Culture Considered In The Light Of The New Psychology. NEW THOUGHT, Newton N. RIDDELL.
119.

Reading Lacan
Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 197pp. Tight, unmarked copy, Near Fine in Near Fine dustwrapper. Gallop is one of the more astute, human and readable Lacan commentators.
[Item #36389]
Price: $25.00
 
Reading Lacan. LACAN, Jane GALLOP.
120.

The Collected Papers Of Otto Fenichel, First And Second Series
New York: W.W. Norton & Co. 1953-4. Hardcover. Later printings. Two octavo volumes. Cloth boards; dustjackets; 408+374pp. Both volumes fine and unmarked in crisp, Near Fine dustwrappers. No statement of edition, but these are early (ca 1960s) reimpressions of the first edition.
[Item #35843]
Price: $45.00
 
The Collected Papers Of Otto Fenichel, First And Second Series. Otto FENICHEL, Hanna Fenichel, eds David Rapaport.
121.

William Edmondson: A Retrospective. The catalogue of an exhibition organized by the Tennessee State Museum [...]
Nashville: Tennessee Arts Commission, (1981). First Edition. Paperback. Small quarto (27cm). Pictorial card wrappers (softcover); 96pp; illus. Bit of dusting to covers, else a tight, Near Fine and unmarked copy. Nicely illustrated (b/w) catalog of work by the Tennessee folk-artist and stonecarver.
[Item #37775]
Price: $25.00
 
William Edmondson: A Retrospective. The catalogue of an exhibition organized by the Tennessee State Museum [...]. EDMONDSON, Georganne FLETCHER.
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Evidences of the Authenticity, Inspiration, and Canonical Authority of the Holy Scriptures
Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, N.d. [ca 1840s]. Later printing. Hardcover. Small octavo (19.5cm). Publisher's gilt- and blind-embossed cloth boards; frontis. portr.; 308pp. Slight sunning to spine and board edges, else a tight, VG or better copy. Ownership inscriptions inside front cover; one undated, the other dated 1949. Early edition...
[Item #37773]
Price: $35.00
 
Evidences of the Authenticity, Inspiration, and Canonical Authority of the Holy Scriptures. Archibald ALEXANDER.
123.

The Cruise of the Steam Yacht North Star; a Narrative of the Excursion of Mr. Vanderbilt's Party to England, Russia, Denmark, France, Spain, Italy, Malta, Turkey, Madeira, Etc
Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1854. First Edition. Hardcover. Small octavo (20cm). Publisher's gilt- and blind-embossed cloth; cream glazed endpapers; 353pp + [20]pp publisher's catalog; engraved frontispiece and title page in two colors, 10 inserted leaves of plates, text illus. General external wear, with bottom board corners rubbed through and mild...
[Item #37766]
Price: $75.00
 
The Cruise of the Steam Yacht North Star; a Narrative of the Excursion of Mr. Vanderbilt's Party to England, Russia, Denmark, France, Spain, Italy, Malta, Turkey, Madeira, Etc. John Overton CHOULES.
124.

The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History
New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth (hardcover); dustjacket; xvi+536pp. Fine, apparently unread copy in unworn jacket; signed by Fischer on title page.
[Item #37770]
Price: $35.00
 
The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History. David Hackett FISCHER.
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The Extraordinary Exploits and Experiences of Munchausen, M.D.
[New York]: Quip Publishing, 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Bleiler-listed pastiche of humorous fantasy vignettes featuring the title character, clearly modeled on the eponymous fictional character invented by Rudolf Erich Raspe in his 18th-century fantasy Baron Munchausen's Narrative of his Marvellous Travels and Campaigns in Russia. Brandeis was a long-time attending...
[Item #37769]
Price: $250.00
 
The Extraordinary Exploits and Experiences of Munchausen, M.D. Julian W. BRANDEIS, William Gropper, illus.

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