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National Service: Conscription in Britain 1945 - 1963
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National Service: Conscription in Britain 1945 - 1963

By Richard Vinen

London / New York: Allen Lane / Penguin, 2014. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xlv + 586 pages + black and white plates, red boards. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear but corners bumped ; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderatelyy worn dust jacket, with original price present.

$16.50

Hustlers, Beats, and Others

By Ned Polsky

Garden City, New York: Doubleday/Anchor Books, 1969. First edition thus. Paperback. Very Good. First published by Aldine in 1967. Duodecimo 7" tall, xiii + 220 pages + ads, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, generally clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear and exterior soiling, hinges and binding tight, paper white, with penned name on the front inside cover and light foxing to the fore-edge. As is, a nice reading copy.

$4.50

Technics and Civilization

By Lewis Mumford,

New York, New York: Harvest/ Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1963. Early Printing. Original Wraps. Very Good -. Originally published in 1934. Octavo, 8 " tall, xiii + 495 pages, stiff wraps. A very good minus over all, generally clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, but foxing to the fore-edges; binding solid, paper cream white.

$6.50

WET : Gourmet Bathing & Beyond; September/October 1980; [magazine] issue 26, Vol. 5, No. 2; Garbage and Garbaeology; Power Tripping and Steering; Corrugated Architecture; etc.

By Leonard Koren, Lewis MacAdams et al ; Irina Averkieff, Howard Rheingold, Ann Bardach / Paul Morrissey (interview), Kristine McKenna / Tom Verlaine (interview), Dale Herd, Ann Bardach / Tim Hardin (interview),

Santa Monica, California: Wet Enterprises, 1980. First printing. Pictorial Wraps. Fine. Single original issue. Octavo, 10 3/4" tall, 80 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff color wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover magazine (new, but long in storage); binding solid, paper lightly yellowed (printed on inexpensive paper stock].

$19.00

American Anthropologist; Volume 92, Number 1; March 1990. Agricultural Intensification in the Nigerian Savanna; Mende Political Discourse; Ideological Language; A view from the Middle Paleolithic; Shapes of Later Acheulean Handaxes; Maize and the Highland Chavin civilization; Prehistoric Coastal Southern New England; etc.

By H. Russell Bernard (editor) et al; Glen Davis Stone, William P. Murphy, Peter Stromber, C. Michael Barton,Thomas Wynn, Richard L. Burger David J. Bersntein, et al

Washington D.C.: American Anthropological Association, 1990. First edition. Original Wraps. Near fine. A single original issue. Octavo, 10" tall, 288 pages; stiff wraps. A near fine, clean neat soft cover periodical with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

The Elements of Social Science; or, Physical, Sexual and Natural Religion; an exposition of the true cause and only cure of the three primary social evils: poverty, prostitution, and celibacy; by a 'Doctor of Medicine' (twenty-first edition enlarged--forty-fifth thousand)

By [George Robert Drysdale]

London, England: E. Truelove, 1882. Early Reprint. Decorative Cloth. Fair. A Malthusian theory applied. This copy is a small pocket sized edition (print is small). 16mo, 6 3/4" tall, 604 pages, decorative green cloth, gilt spine titles. A fair copy only, mostlyclean, original hard cover with significant shelf wear, fore-corner tips rubbed through to boards, spine cloth frayed at all edges, cloth lightly soiled; hinges broken, back hinge loose, internal binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with foxing to the fore-edges, BUT pages 257-58 and about 1/3 of pages 259-60 are torn out of the section on 'prostitution.'

$19.00

Dancing Without Music

By Beryl Lieff Benderly

New York, New York: Anchor Books / Doubleday, 1980. First printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Near fine/very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, ix + 302 pages, blue quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white.. In a very good moderately worn dust jacket and with price clipped.

$12.50

Small Town

By Granville Hicks

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1947. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Signed by the author on the front endpaper. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 276 pages, blue cloth. A good, sturdy, original hard cover edition with significant shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, BUT, a previous owner has made marginal marks throughout, and there is minor dampstaining to the fore-edge margin.. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Mother-Love and Abortion: a legal interpretation

By Robert D. Goldstein

Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1988. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xii + 240 pages, blackcloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white In a near fine slightly edge worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

Hippies in Our Midst: the Rebellion Beyond Rebellion

By Delbert L. Earisman

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : Fortress Press, 1968. First edition. Paperback. Good. 12mo, 7" tall, xvi + 145 pages, illustrated wraps. A good sturdy paperback first edition with moderate shelf wear, exterior soiling, rubbing edges and backstrip, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed but light scattered foxing to fore-edges and endpapers.

$4.50

Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds [folded and gathered sheets--unbound]

By Charles Mackay; foreword by Bernard M. Baruch

New York/Wells, Vermont: L. C. Page & Company--Fraser Publishing, c. 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good +. Note: this copy is effectively unbound--the folded and gathered signatures produced at the Colonial Press, have not been sewn into a binding. This copy has been sent to Fraser Publishing in liu of this. It is thus an excellent copy to be rebound in any way a buyer might wish. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, xxv (with facimile title pages of first 1841 and second (1852) edition, and + 724 pages, red cloth. A very good plus, clean, hardcover edition with minor shelf wear, binding solid, paper cream white.Without dust jacket.

$19.00

Women: an Inquiry

By Willa Muir

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1926. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good/Without Dustjacket. 16mo, 6 3/4" tall, 76 pages + i, black cloth. A good, clean, original hard cover, with significant shelf wear, fore-corner tips rubbed through to boards, and backstrip cloth missing, hinges cracked but secure; interior binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket dust jacket

$9.50

Sociological Theory in Research Practice

By Elizabeth A. Freidheim

Cambridge, Massachusetts: Schenkman Books, 1976. First edition thus. Paperback--trade. Very Good. Octavo 9" tall, 325 pages, stiff pictorial wraps. A very good, soft cover edition with minor shelf wear, light rubbing to covers, binding solid, paper clean, cream white.

$9.50

Faces in the Crowd: individual studies in character and politics (Studies in National Policy)

By David Riesman; in collaboration with Nathan Glazer

New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 1953. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without Dustjacket. Sold as a nice original reading copy onlyOctavo, 9 1/2" tall, xii + 751 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding sold, paper just slightly yellowed, and with a previous owner's occasional pencil markings in the margins. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The Child in America: behavior problems and programs

By William I. [Isaac] Thomas and Dorothy Swaine Thomas

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1928. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. An Boston Medical Library copy with markings to the spine and endpapers and fore-edges. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xiv + 583 + xviii pages, black titles on red cloth. A good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition overall with general shelf wear spine cloth color faded and fraying at top and bottom edges, fore-corner tips rubbed; front hinges cracked but secure and internal binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket

$190.00

LOVE: a Treatise on the Science of Sex-Attraction

By Bernard S. Talmey, M.D.

New York, New York: Eugenics Publishing Co., 1939. Later printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 2/3" tall, xvi + 500, blue cloth. A very good, sturdy hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners and light exterior soiling; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with minor foxing to the fore-edges and endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Structural Equation Modeling: Concepts, Issues, and Applications.
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Structural Equation Modeling: Concepts, Issues, and Applications.

By Rick H. Hoyle (editor); Robert C. MacCallum, Chih-Ping Chou, Peter M. Bentler, Stephen G. West, John F. Finch, Patrick J. Curran, Li-tze Hu, David Kaplan, Stanley A. Mulaik, et al.

Thousand Oaks, California: SAGE Publications, 1995. Early Printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavoo, 8 1/2" tall, xxii + 289 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat softcover edition with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$35.00

How Virtual Reality Works

By Joshua Eddings; illustrated by Pamela Drury Wattenmaker; edited by Linda Jacobson

Emeryville, CA: ZD: Ziff-Davis Publishin, 1994. First edition. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Fine. Quarto 11 1/3" tall, xii + 155 pages with intertextal color illustration throughout; still illustrated wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

The Rorschach: A Comprehensive System, Assessment of Children and Adolescents; Volume 1 (Personality Processes Series)

By John E. Exner; with Irving B. Weiner, editor

New York, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1974. Later Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, xx + 488, dark blue cloth. A near fine, clean hardcover overall, would be fine but for a small coffee stain on the front fore-edge and light soiling at top fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper white. in a very good, lightly edgeworn dust jacket.

$9.50

Women and Men

By Amram Scheinfeld

New York, New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1944. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Sold as an excellent original reading copy only. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, xv + 453 pages, blue cloth. A very good minus, generally clean, hardcover edition with moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, with a previous owner's name penned on the front endpaper along with two stamps. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

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