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Broadsides: "Wash. D.C. July 4, 1971 Smoke-In - Let's twist again like we did last summer!" [3 Variants]
N.P. Youth International Party, 1971. Attractive set of broadsides promoting the second annual 4th of July Smoke-In on the Washington, D.C. Mall, a Yippie-sponsored event which began the previous year. Each broadside features a photo of a young man smoking a joint while holding a burning American flag, with the...
[Item #19869]
Price: $600.00
 
Broadsides: "Wash. D.C. July 4, 1971 Smoke-In - Let's twist again like we did last summer!" [3 Variants]
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Brewed in America
New York: Little, Brown & Co. (1962). First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; xiv,424pp. Tight, Near Fine copy in lightly edge-rubbed dustwrapper.
[Item #37843]
Price: $25.00
 
Brewed in America. Stanley BARON.
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The House of Defence
New York: Authors and Newspapers Association, 1906. First American Edition. Hardcover. A semi-fantastic romance (Bleiler-listed) of Christian Science and opium addiction, set among the British upper-crust. Includes four attractive plates after watercolors by H. Richard Boehm, including the much-admired female fly-fishing plate. Extremely attractive copy in the pictorial trade binding...
[Item #31252]
Price: $60.00
 
The House of Defence. E. F. BENSON, Edward Frederic.
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Original Poster: Sixth Annual Fourth of July Smoke-In at the Ellipse, Washington, D.C.
New York: Youth International Party, 1975. Poster for the 6th Annual 4th of July Smoke-In, an event co-sponsored by the Yippie's and the Mother Love Tribe. Prominently featured at center is P. Bramley's drawing of Benjamin Franklin (and various other founding fathers) enjoying a joint or three alongside Smokey the...
[Item #19841]
Price: $350.00
 
Original Poster: Sixth Annual Fourth of July Smoke-In at the Ellipse, Washington, D.C. P. BRAMLEY, artwork.
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Health Lessons for Beginners. A primer of physiology and hygiene, and simple treatise on the effects of stimulants and narcotics upon the human system
Boston: Leach, Shewell, & Sanborn, [1885]. First Edition. Hardcover. Slim 12mo (17.75cm.); publisher's grey-green decorative cloth embossed in black; viii,122pp.; engraved frontispiece, text illus. throughout. Light shelf wear, contemporary ownership rubberstamp of a John E. Bull to front endpapers, else Near Fine. Yellow printed plate mounted to front pastedown by...
[Item #31946]
Price: $30.00
 
Health Lessons for Beginners. A primer of physiology and hygiene, and simple treatise on the effects of stimulants and narcotics upon the human system. Orestes M. BRANDS.
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Crusade
New York: D. Appleton and Co. 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Novel featuring a small-town Y.M.C.A. leader and municipal reformer who is corrupted by the forces he seeks to destroy. Set in a fictional middle-western town in the midst of bootleg wars, bombings, and general violence. HANNA 435. First Printing. Octavo...
[Item #26597]
Price: $125.00
 
Crusade. Royce BRIER.
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Naked Lunch
New York: Grove Press, 1959 [but 1962]. First American Edition. Hardcover. A Beat Generation cornerstone, and basis for David Cronenberg's bizarre 1991 film starring Peter Weller. MAYNARD & MILES A2.b. First Printing. Octavo; half charcoal gray paper over black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; black topstain; dustjacket;...
[Item #19467]
Price: $650.00
 
Naked Lunch. William S. BURROUGHS.
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Naked Lunch
New York: Grove Press, 1959 [but 1962]. First American Edition. Hardcover. A Beat Generation cornerstone, and basis for David Cronenberg's bizarre 1991 film starring Peter Weller. MAYNARD & MILES A2.b. First Printing. Octavo (20.75cm.); half charcoal gray paper over black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; black topstain;...
[Item #24879]
Price: $500.00
 
Naked Lunch. William S. BURROUGHS.
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Blueschild Baby
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1970. Second Printing. Octavo (22cm). Cloth boards; dustjacket; 201pp. Fine, in fine, unfaded pictorial dustwrapper. Street-life in 1960s Harlem, seen through the eyes of a drug-addicted ex-con. Stunning dustwrapper design by Paul Bacon.
[Item #25045]
Price: $25.00
 
Blueschild Baby. George CAIN.
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St. Nigger
Detroit: Broadside Press, 1972. First Edition. Paperback. The Durham, NC native's first published book of poems. A former Marine who served in Vietnam from 1966-68, Cannon's poems deal primarily with topics of race and drugs. With an illustrated cover by African American artist and Arts Extended founder Cledie Taylor. First...
[Item #25911]
Price: $25.00
 
St. Nigger. C. E. CANNON.
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The Eagle's Gift
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1981]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in pictorial dust jacket by Robert Giusti; 316pp. Minor edge wear, jacket spine a shade sunned, else Very Good or better.
[Item #22148]
Price: $45.00
 
The Eagle's Gift. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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The Fire from Within
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1984]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in pictorial dust jacket by Robert Giusti; 296pp. About Fine.
[Item #22159]
Price: $25.00
 
The Fire from Within. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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The Power of Silence: Further Lessons of Don Juan
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1987]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth-backed boards in pictorial dust jacket by Robert Giusti; 286pp. Tiny soil spot to jacket spine, remainder stamp to bottom textblock edge, else Fine. Collection of "abstract cores" according to the Yaqui Indian mystic don Juan.
[Item #22146]
Price: $15.00
 
The Power of Silence: Further Lessons of Don Juan. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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The Second Ring of Power
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1977]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial price-clipped dust jacket by Robert Giusti; [2],316pp. Very minimal wear to jacket extremities, front hinge a bit weak with front flyleaf starting to separate. Still, Very Good and sound overall.
[Item #22160]
Price: $15.00
 
The Second Ring of Power. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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The Second Ring of Power
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1977]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial dust jacket by Robert Giusti; [2],316pp. Some foxing to top textblock edge, else Fine.
[Item #28933]
Price: $20.00
 
The Second Ring of Power. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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A Separate Reality: Further Conversations with Don Juan
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1971]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.25cm.); original cloth in black pictorial dust jacket by Roger Hane; 317pp. Jacket rubbed with some chipping to spine crown, rear panel somewhat dampstained, spine a bit cocked. About Very Good overall. Continuation of the author's first book, The Teachings...
[Item #22147]
Price: $100.00
 
A Separate Reality: Further Conversations with Don Juan. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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Tales of Power
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1974]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (21.5cm.); original cloth in pictorial price-clipped dust jacket; 287pp. The whole somewhat cockled from damp, faint staining to top edge of upper jacket panel, spine a few shades faded, contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, textblock uniformly toned due...
[Item #22162]
Price: $15.00
 
Tales of Power. Carlos CASTANEDA.
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The Blue Wall [...] A Story of Strangeness and Struggle
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, [1912]. First Edition. Hardcover. American diplomat Richard Washburn Child's first novel, a medical horror story in the spirit of Wilkie Collins dealing with themes of heredity, psychiatry, and drug abuse. SMITH C-371. Octavo (19cm.); original blue cloth (a bit soiled) lettered in white; vi,[2],377,[3],[2](ads)pp.; color illustrated...
[Item #26061]
Price: $50.00
 
The Blue Wall [...] A Story of Strangeness and Struggle. Richard Washburn CHILD.
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Beauties. Selected from the Writings of Thomas de Quincey
Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. First Thus. Hardcover. Octavo (20cm.); publisher's dark blue-green blind-embossed cloth, gilt-lettered spine, brown glazed endpapers; xii,[2],13-432pp.; engraved portrait frontispiece. Preliminary signature pulled but not separated, light wear to spine ends, else Very Good or better.
[Item #24482]
Price: $75.00
 
Beauties. Selected from the Writings of Thomas de Quincey. Thomas DE QUINCEY.
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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater
London: For Taylor & Hessey, Fleet-Street, 1822. First Edition. Paperback. First book edition of De Quincey's masterpiece, published anonymously following its initial serialization in the Strand magazine for 1822. 12mo. (16.5cm); attractive early 20th-c. binding of full red morocco, spine in six panels, decoratively stamped; gilt-ruled borders and gilt turn-ins;...
[Item #17017]
Price: $2,000.00
 
Confessions of an English Opium-Eater. Thomas DE QUINCEY.
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Poster: The Movement of the Liberation of the Coca Plant
[N.p. S.i. 2009]. Collaborative work created by Colombian artist Wilson Díaz and San Francisco native Amy Franceschini. In 2009 Franceschini, an artist and educator in her own right, received an Art Matters grant for support in traveling to Cali, Colombia to work with Díaz on a new body of work...
[Item #27909]
Price: $1,500.00
 
Poster: The Movement of the Liberation of the Coca Plant. Wilson and Amy Franceschini DÍAZ.
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A Guide to Growing Cannabis Under Fluorescents
Philadelphia: Flash Post Express Co. 1974. First Edition. Pamphlet. Octavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial thick paper wrappers; 25pp; illus. Mild external wear; creasing to upper edge; about Very Good. Three brief ink holograph notes at rear by a previous owner, detailing their own experiments in cultivation (perhaps they lost interest, as...
[Item #30522]
Price: $20.00
 
A Guide to Growing Cannabis Under Fluorescents. A. FABER.
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What Led to the Lindbergh Kidnaping
Charleston, WV: West Virginia Anti-Saloon League, [19332]. First Edition. Brief introduction, then reprints remarks by Hon. James F. Fullbright of Missouri, first published in the St. Louis Star for March 3, 1932. Fullbright lays blame for the Lindbergh kidnaping at the feet of a dysfunctional legal system, led by "lawyers...
[Item #29649]
Price: $150.00
 
What Led to the Lindbergh Kidnaping. James F. FULLBRIGHT.
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Bordertowns: Photographs
La Cañada, CA: Chaco Press, [1988]. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto (26.25cm.); original cloth in black photo-illustrated dust jacket; unpaged; photographic frontispiece and 98 illus. Top textblock edge a hint foxed, else Fine. From the library of Ben and Bernarda Shahn with their estate label to front pastedown. Photo-essay on violence...
[Item #29742]
Price: $45.00
 
Bordertowns: Photographs. Marc GAEDE, photos, ed Marnie Walker Gaede.
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From Dope Fiends Cell to the Pulpit: the life story of Fred Garland, D.D.
N.d., n.p. [Roanoke, VA: ca 1955]: By the author. First-person narrative of drug-addict, habitual gambler and small-time chiseler Fred Garland, concluding with his salvation by grace in the Tombs of New York City. A wholesome tale of redemption, but filled of course with salacious tidbits to boost sales; illustrated with...
[Item #34041]
Price: $150.00
 
From Dope Fiends Cell to the Pulpit: the life story of Fred Garland, D.D. Fred GARLAND.


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