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Artists Equity 1950 - Improvisations, Masquera de Ball, Hotel Astor, May 19, Spring Fantasia
ARTISTS EQUITY ASSOCIATION

Editing: Elias Newman. New York: Artists Equity Association, 1950. 4to. Wraps, spiralbound. 56 leaves. Includes original ticket in the form of the lower half of a scantily-clad feminine torso with the ticket pasted over what appears to be a reference to Gypsy Rose Lee who, according to the program, served as a Marshal of the Grand March. Minor cover wear; else very good. [98911] (show more)

Price: $1,500.00

Among the artists whose work is represented are Milton Avery, Max Beckmann, George Biddle, Philip Evergood, Chaim Gross, Hans Hoffmann, Leonard Lionni, Jack Levine, Reginald Marsh, Anton Refregier, Raphael Soyer, Ben Shahn, et al.

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THEATRE ARTS MAGAZINE

Vol. I, No. 1 (November, 1916) thru Vol. VI, No. 3 (July, 1922). All issues in fine condition save for some wear at overlapping edges of covers. [98910] (show more)

Price: $375.00

A run of the first 23 issues of this important theatre journal which was published from 1916 to 1964. Extra shipping for this run.

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THE AVALANCHE

Number One (1966). About fine. [98909] (show more)

Price: $60.00

Little magazine edited in Berkeley by Richard Krech. This issue contains "A Conversation on Morality, Eternity and Copulation," "For the Girl Standing Outside My Window" & "A Kind of Lecture on a Dull Day When There Isn't Even a Fly around to Kill" by Charles Bukowski.

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Korea in World Politics 1940-1950: An Evaluation of American Responsibility
CHO, Soon Sung

Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1967. 8vo. Burgundy cloth, stamped in gilt. x, 338 p. 1st edition. Fine in fine d.w. [98908] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Charles Olson & Robert Creeley: The Complete Correspondence, Volume 5
OLSON, Charles and Robert Creeley

Edited by George F. Butterick. Santa Barbara, Calif.: Black Sparrow Press, 1983. Cloth-backed boards, paper spine label. 217 p. 1st edition. One of 26 lettered copies SIGNED by Robert Creeley (the colophon calls for the signature of Butterick but it is not present in this copy). Fine in lightly worn acetate jacket. [98907] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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Peasants and Power: The Whiteboy Movements and Their Control in Pre-Famine Ireland
BEAMES, Michael

Sussex & New York: Harvester Press / St. Martin's Press, (1983). 8vo. Boards. xiv, 238 p. 1st edition. Scattered pencilling; else fine in near fine d.w. [98906] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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The Mexican Night
FERLINGHETTI, Lawrence

New York: New Directions, (1970). 8vo. Wraps. 58 p. New Directions Paperbook 300. 1st edition. Fine. [98905] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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Vertolety
KONDRAT'EV, P[etr] V[ladimirovich]

Illustrated with b/w drawings & photos. Moskva: Izdatel'stvo "Znanie," 1960. 8vo. Wraps. 45 p. 1st edition. Very good. [98904] (show more)

Price: $40.00

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Os Índios e o Brasil: Ensaio sobre um Holocausto e sobre uma Nova Possibilidade de Convivência
GOMES, Mércio Pereira

Petrópolis: Vozes, 1988. 8vo. Wraps. 237 p. 1st edition. Fine. [98903] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know about George McGovern ...
MILLER, Laura

New York: Young Socialists for Jenness & Pulley, ca. 1972. Small 4to. Wraps. [13] p. Fine. [98902] (show more)

Price: $12.50

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The Invisible Collection
ZWEIG, Stefan

Illustrated by Joseph Malay. New York: The Pynson Printers, (1926). 8vo. Cloth-backed decorative boards, paper spine label. 36 p. 1st American edition. Boards soiled near spine; else very good. [98901] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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The Golden Lie
PHILLIPS, Thomas Hal

New York: Rinehart, (1951). 8vo. Boards. 279 p. 1st edition. Very good in lightly worn d.w. with minor chipping at edges. [98900] (show more)

Price: $100.00

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China's Korean Minority: The Politics of Ethnic Education
LEE, Chae-Jin

Illustrated with b/w photos. Boulder, Col.: Westview Press, (1986). 8vo. Stiff wraps. xiii, 167 p. Westview Special Studies on China & East Asia. 1st edition. Fine. [98899] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Golden Wedding
PAGANO, Jo

New York: Random House, (1943). 8vo. Green cloth, stamped in white & red. 300 p. 1st ed. Hanna 2762. Baird & Greenwood 1963. Some fading at top & base of spine; else very good in moderately worn d.w. with chipping at extremities. [98898] (show more)

Price: $100.00

"Chronicle of an Italian family, beginning in a village in Italy, then in a Colorado coal town, Denver, Salt Lake City and finally in Los Angeles' 'Little Italy' section, where the patriarch celebrates his golden wedding anniversary" - Baird & Greenwood.

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Roscius Anglicanus
DOWNES, John

Edited by The Rev. Montague Summers. London: The Furtune Press, [1928]. 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in yellow. xiii, 286 p. One of 600 (of 650) numbered copies (this copy out-of-series). Very good in lightly worn d.w. with a chip at top of spine. [98897] (show more)

Price: $40.00

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History of the Soviet Union in Artists' Drawings
DOKO, D

With b/w illustrations. Moscow: Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1974. Oblong 24mo. Wraps. [80] p . Very good. [98896] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Style and Type-faces
DAILY PEOPLE'S WORLD

San Francisco: Daily People's World, ca. 1940. 8vo. Wraps. 40 p. Very good. [98895] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Your Civil Liberties and How to Protect Them
CONGRESS OF INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS, LEGAL DEPARTMENT

Washington: Congress of Industrial Organizations, (1940). 8vo. Wraps. 29 p. Publication No. 39. Oakland Workers School stamp on title page; else very good. [98894] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Labor in the Soviet Orbit
SHUB, Anatole

[New York]: Labor Committee to Release Imprisoned Trade Unionists and Democratic Socialists, ca. 1956. 8vo. Wraps. 82 p. Very good. [98893] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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The Use of Force in International Affairs: A Study in Coercion and Restraint, Some Conditions, and Some Alterations
FRIENDS PEACE COMMITTEE,Working Party of, prepared by

Philadelphia: Friends Peace Committee 1961. 16mo. Wraps. 46 p. With errata slip laid in. Fine. [98891] (show more)

Price: $15.00

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Because a Man Stood up for Human Rights!: What the Late Mr. Justice Frank Murphy Said about the First THREE Frameup Attempts against Harry Bridges
MURPHY, Frank

Introduction by Louis Goldblatt. San Francisco: International Longshoremen's & Warehousemen's Union - CIO, (1949). 16mo. Wraps. 20 p. Very good. [98890] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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The Agrarian Origins of American Capitalism
KUKLIKOFF, Allan

Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, (1992). 8vo. Wraps. xiv, 341 p. Fine. [98889] (show more)

Price: $20.00

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Preguiças e Guaribas: Os Mamíferos Folívoros Arborícolas do Mamirauá
QUEIROZ, Helder Lima de

Illustrated with charts & maps. [Brasília] & Amazonas: Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico MCT - CNPq / Sociedade Civil Mamirauá, 1995. 8vo. Wraps. 160 p. Estudios do Mamirauá Volume II. 1st edition. About fine. [98888] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Black Fire on White Fire: An Essay on Jewish Hermeneutics, from Midrash to Kabbalah
ROJTMAN, Betty

Translated by Steven Rendall. Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, (1998). 8vo. Red cloth, stamped in silver. xii, 194 p. Contraversions 10. 1st American edition. Very good. [98887] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Prairie Fire: The Politics of Revolutionary Anti-Imperialism. Political Statement of the Weather Underground
WEATHER UNDERGROUND

Illustrated with b/w photos. San Francisco: Communications Company, (1975). Small 4to. Red wraps, printed in black. 152 p. SIGNED by Bernardine Dohrn. Small mended snag on front cover near spine; else about fine. [98859] (show more)

Price: $150.00

With $2.00 cover price. There is no note from the publishers which would indicate that this edition was issued later than 1974. However, the spine is printed "Prairie Fire - Weather Underground" as in the 1976 edition.

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Vietnam Inc
GRIFFITHS, Philip Jones

Foreword to this edition by Noam Chomsky. Illustrated with b/w photos. London & New York: Phaidon Press, (2008). Small 4to. Wraps. Unpaginated. Fine. [98858] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Neuropolitics: The Sociobiology of Human Metamorphosis
LEARY, Timothy, with Robert Anton Wilson and George A. Koopman

Illustrated with b/w photos. Los Angeles: Starseed/Peace Press Publications, 1977. Small 4to. Wraps. 160 p. 2nd printing. SIGNED: "Revised with apologies by Timothy Leary, 8-88." Leary has X'd out pp. 16-19 and added the notation "Please pardon these prison tantrums". [98857] (show more)

Price: $75.00

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The Good Soldier
LONDON, Jack

No place: No publisher stated, ca. 1913-16. 3 3/4 x 8 3/8 in. Broadside. Folded once vertically & twice horizontally, a bit of soiling & a couple of tiny chips at edges; else very good. Scarce. [98856] (show more)

Price: $45.00

Anti-militarist tract which was published in various formats in the years just prior to U.S.entry into the Great War, most prominently in the "International Socialist Review" of October, 1913. It was also issued by the "Appeal to Reason" on December 15, 1915 (see Woodbridge), with later issues being prefaced with a statement headlined: "Censored by the Postmaster General." Not noted as a separate item in BAL but is discussed under No. 11967. London later denied authorship in a leaflet issued by the Navy Department, referring to the tract a "canard" of German origin. Joan London ("Jack London: An Unconventional Biography") casts doubt on this denial.

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The Good Soldier
LONDON, Jack

No place: No publisher stated, ca. 1913-16. 3 3/4 x 8 3/8 in. Broadside. A couple of tiny chips at edges; else very good. Scarce. [98855] (show more)

Price: $95.00

Anti-militarist tract which was published in various formats in the years just prior to U.S.entry into the Great War, most prominently in the "International Socialist Review" of October, 1913. It was also issued by the "Appeal to Reason" on December 15, 1915 (see Woodbridge), with later issues being prefaced with a statement headlined: "Censored by the Postmaster General." Not noted as a separate item in BAL but is discussed under No. 11967. London later denied authorship in a leaflet issued by the Navy Department, referring to the tract a "canard" of German origin. Joan London ("Jack London: An Unconventional Biography") casts doubt on this denial.

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A Christmas Story
B., J. H., Jr

Woodstock, N.Y.: Publisher not stated, 1932. 32mo. Wraps. 19 p. 1st edition. One of 1000 copies. Scattered foxing; else very good. [98854] (show more)

Price: $17.50

Story about an impecunious collector of "fleaiana" - books about fleas.

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Looking Back: Benicia 1900-1978
BOBBITT, Earl

Illustrated with b/w photos. Benicia, Calif.: Self-published, ca. 1978. Small 4to. Wraps, spiralbound. Unpaginated. INSCRIBED & SIGNED. Sticker residue on front cover; else about fine. [98853] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Mare Island Cemetary 1856-1921, Volume I
O'DRAIN, Peggy, Joyce Giles and Tony Liang, comp

With b/w & color illustrations. [Vallejo, Calif.]: Self-published, n.d. Small 4to. Wraps, spiralbound. 54 p. (printed on rectos only). Fine. [98852] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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SPARK: THEORETICAL ORGAN OF MARXIST WORKERS LEAGUE

Vol. 2, No. 23 (April, 1939). Goldwater 266. Chipping at spine & corners of cover; else very good. [98851] (show more)

Price: $50.00

Contains Karl Meinov's article, "Trotsky - Marlen & Co," a sort of Cook's tour of the Trotskyist sectarian left of the 1930s, including the Trotskyists, the Oehlerites, the Stammites, the Fieldites & the Marlinites [sic]. Also included are an editorial with the plaintive title, "The Pope Dies - But Religion Still Lives," "Spanish Slaughter Ends" by Meinov, etc.

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Who Killed Hitler? The Complete Story of How Death Came to Der Fuehrer and Eva Braun together with the First American Intelligence Report on the Mystery of Adolf Hitler's Death - as Developed by Private Intelligence - from Never before Published Facts and
MOORE, Herbert and James W. Barrett, eds

Foreword by W. F. Heimlich, Former Chief Intelligence Officer for the U.S. Army in Berlin. New York: The Booktab Press, Publishers, (1947). 8vo. Red cloth, stamped in gilt. 176 p. 2nd printing. Fine in lightly worn, price clipped d.w. with a few small chips at edges. [98850] (show more)

Price: $20.00

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By Stubborn Stars and Other Poems
LESLIE, Kenneth

Toronto: The Ryerson Press, (1938). 8vo. Stiff wraps. 63 p. 1st edition. Very good. [98849] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Manifesto of the Socialist Party of Great Britain
SOCIALIST PARTY OF GREAT BRITAIN

London: Socialist Party of Great Britain, 1920. 12mo. Wraps. 35 p. S.P.G.B. Library No. 1. 6th ed. Very good. [98848] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Contains a new preface for the 6th edition. Also included is the preface for the 5th edition (1911).

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Growth Co-op Partnership Agreement: Growth Co-op Standards or Behavioral Norms: An Introduction to the Gestalt-O-Rama Growth Co-op and the Gestalt-O-Rama Growth Co-op Theater
(KERISTA COMMUNE)

San Francisco: Growth Co-op, ca. 1970s. 8 1/2 x 11 in. Single sheet, printed on both sides. [98847] (show more)

Price: $25.00

Issued in San Francisco by Gestalt-O-Rama Growth Co-op, which was a subdivision of the Kerista Commune.

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UTOPIAN CLASSROOM: A JOURNAL OF DO-IT-YOURSELF MENTAL HEALTH

Vol. 10, Issue 2 (Summer, 1982). [98846] (show more)

Price: $25.00

Tabloid issued in San Francisco by Performing Arts Social Society, Inc., which was a subdivision of the Kerista Commune.

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UTOPIAN EYES: A JOURNAL OF FUTURISTIC SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

Vol. 6, Issue 4 (Autumn, 1980). [98845] (show more)

Price: $25.00

Tabloid issued in San Francisco by Performing Arts Social Society, Inc., which was a subdivision of the Kerista Commune.

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NEW VOICE: : VOICE OF THE WORKING CLASS

Vol. V, No. 9 (May 3, 1976), Vol. V, No. 13 (June 28, 1976). Vol. V, No. 20 (Sept. 20, 1976) - Vol. V, No. 24 (Nov. 29, 1976 [98844] (show more)

Price: $45.00

Seven issues of this Marxist-Leninist tabloid issued in Oakland.

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The Lane Victory: The Last Victory Ship in War and Peace
JAFFEE, Capt. Walter W

Illustrated with b/w photos. Palo Alto, Calif.: Glencannon Press, (1997). 8vo. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt. xxii, 424 p. 2nd edition, 1st printing. SIGNED. Fine in lightly worn d.w. [98843] (show more)

Price: $22.50

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Fundamentals of Language
JAKOBSON, Roman and Morris Halle

'S-Gravenhage: Mouton & Co., 1956. 8vo. Wraps. ix, 87 p. Janua Linguarum Nr. I. 1st edition. About fine. [98842] (show more)

Price: $17.50

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Chaff in the Wind: Gleanings of the Maupin Community
FRIENDS OF THE MAUPIN LIBRARY

Illustrated with b/w photos. Maupin, Ore.: Friends of the Maupin Library, (1986). 8vo. Wraps. 290 p. Very good. [98841] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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XXVII Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union: Documents and Resolutions
COMMUNIST PARTY OF THE SOVIET UNION

Prague: Peace & Socialism Publishers, 1986. Three volumes. 16mo. Wraps. 159 + 63 + 118 p. Information Bulletin 9/1986. Very good. [98840] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Twenty-fifth Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union: Documents and Resolutions
COMMUNIST PARTY OF THE SOVIET UNION

Prague: Peace & Socialism Publishers, 1976. 16mo. Wraps. 134 p. Information Bulletin - Special Issue No 3. Very good. [98839] (show more)

Price: $30.00

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Life & Deeds of Uncle Sam
AMERINGER, Oscar

Introduction by Paul Buhle. Chicago: Charles H. Kerr Publishing Company, 1985. 12mo. Wraps. xiv, 53 p. Fine. [98838] (show more)

Price: $12.50

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Bulgaria, a New Spain: The Communist Terror in Bulgaria
ALEXANDER BERKMAN AID FUND

Cover drawing by M. K. Chicago: Alexander Berkman Aid Fund, ca. 1948. 8vo. Wraps. 30 p. Very good. [98837] (show more)

Price: $25.00

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Report on 'Grand Central Terminal'
SZILARD, Leo

New York: Privately printed by Fairplay Publishers, [1949]. 8vo. Wraps. 14 p. Minor cover wear & soiling, previous owner's name stamp on p. 3; else very good. [98836] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Account of the visit of extraterrestials to the Earth in the wake of a nuclear war and of their attempts to account for the extinction of all life.

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Report on 'Grand Central Terminal'
SZILARD, Leo

New York: Privately printed by Fairplay Publishers, [1949]. 8vo. Wraps. 14 p. Cover unevenly darkened; else very good. [98835] (show more)

Price: $30.00

Account of the visit of extraterrestials to the Earth in the wake of a nuclear war and of their attempts to account for the extinction of all life.

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