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The Content of Our Character; a new vision of race in America.
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The Content of Our Character; a new vision of race in America.

By Shelby Steele

New York, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1990. Later printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Very good/Very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 175 pages; beige quarter-cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition with little shelf wear; But with foxing stains to the beige quarter-cloth, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white with slight yellowing to page edges. In a very good dust jacket with several short edge tears, with the original price.

$4.50

Crusaders for American Liberalism: the story of the Muckrakers (BS5)

By Louis Filler

New York, New York: Collier Books, 1961. First paperback edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7" tall, 382 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, sturdy, neat, paperback with moderater shelf wear, binding solid, paper cream white with a previous owners name penne on the front endpaper.

$6.50

Twinkie, Deconstructed
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Twinkie, Deconstructed

By Steve Ettlinger

New York, New York: Hudson StreetPenguin Press , 2007. Fourth printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 482 pages, bluek and gray boards. A fine, clean, neat hardcover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with the original price present.

$8.50

Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families

By J. Anthony Lukas

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Very good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 659 pages, map endpapers, blue cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket with price clipped and light color fading to the back strip.

$16.50

The Omnivore's Dilemma; a natural history of four meals
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The Omnivore's Dilemma; a natural history of four meals

By Michael Pollan

New York, New York: Penguin Press , 2006. Eighth printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 450 pages, black and maroon boards. A fine, clean, neat hardcover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly edge worn dust jacket, with the original price present.

$8.50

Exorcising Hitler: the occupation and denazification of Germany
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Exorcising Hitler: the occupation and denazification of Germany

By Frederick Taylor

New York, New York: Bloomsbury, 2011. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xxxvii + 438 pages, black boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket, some chipping at the back strip and flap fold edges, and with the original price present.

$9.50

The Complete Book of Aunts
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The Complete Book of Aunts

By Rupert Christiansen

London, England: Faber and Faber, 2007. First edition thus. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Fine. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 266 pages, stiff wraps. A fine, clean, soft cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white.

$6.50

Snobbery: The American Version
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Snobbery: The American Version

By Joseph Epstein

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin, 2002. Third printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xii + 274 pages black and gray boards. A fine, clean, hardcover edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine dust jacket with original price present.

$9.50

The Craftsman
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The Craftsman

By Richard Sennett

New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2008. Later printing. Paperback--trade. Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, [viii] + 326 pages, stiff pictorial wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

The Interpersonal Theory of Psychiatry; Schizophrenia as a Human Process; The Fusion of Psychiatry and Social Science (three volumes bound in one--comprising) : Volume II (Two) ofthe Collected Works of Harry Stack Sullivan

By Harry Stack Sullivan Helen Swick Perry

New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1953 / 1962/ 1964 . Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 386 + 363 + 346 pages, green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, rubbing at the fore-corner tips and spine ends; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with small notation fom a previous owner on the front endpaper. Lacking dust jacket

$16.50

Le Jardins des Modes; No. 404; Aout 1955. Les Collections D'Hiver du Pret A Porter

By Lucien Vogel et al

Paris, France: Le Jardins des Modes, 1955. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good. French text. Single issue. Folio 11 1/4" tall, 65 pages, color illustrated wraps, black and white illustration scattered throughout, wire saddle stitched. A soft cover magazine, very good overall, clean, internally solid, with light shelf wear, paper moderately yellowed.

$35.00

"Generation X" (Gold Medal d1582) (What's behind the rebellious anger of Britain's untamed youth?. . .)

By Charles Hamblett and Jane Deverson

New York, New York: Gold Medal Books / Fawcett, 1964. First edition. Pictorial Wraps. Good. "Here -- in their own words -- is how they really feel about Drugs, Drink, God, Sex, Class, Color and Kicks) Mass-market paperback first edition. " 12mo, 7" tall, 192 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A good, clean soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear and little exterior soiling but with chipping to the lower cover fore-edge, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed. Not usually collectible in this condition but a scarce copy.

$65.00

Good Will Record; four original issues; Volume LXIV, February and March, Number 2 and 3, 1951; Volume LXVIII, numbers 3 and 4; March and April 1955; The Good Will Farm; etc.

By G. W. Hinckley, C.P Merrill; Good Will Home Association, et al

Hinckley, ME: Good Will Home Association, 1951-1955. First edition thus. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. 4 pamphlet style octavo, 91/2" tall, approx. 24 pages each, wire saddle stitch, black and white self wraps, All in various stages of very good condition with minor shelf wear, but three are foxed (brown foxing stains) primarily to the exterior.

$19.00

Characteristics of Women: Moral, Poetical, and Historical; with Fifty Vignette Etchings; in two volumes [here bound together] Third Edition, corrected and enlarged

By Mrs. Jameson [Anna Brownell, nee Murphy]

London, England: Saunders and Otley, 1836. Third Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Good. Two volumes bound as one. Originally published separately by Sauders and Otley in 1832. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall; vol. 1: 296 pages; vol. 2: 345 pages bound as one volume; three-quarter leather over cloth, gilt title on spine. Contains biographical sketches of women, both real and fictional, with vignette intertextual illustration scattered throughout. A good hardcover Third Edition overall, interior very good, BUT leather scuffed at all edges and worn through to boards at the fore-tips and front cover detached (present), back strip leather loose at front hinge and split; internal binding solid, paper clean and light to moderately yellowed.This volume worthy of restoration yet is sturdy enough for use as is.

$35.00

WET : [magazine] 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

The Underclass Debate: Views from History
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The Underclass Debate: Views from History

By Michael B. Katz (editor); Jacqueline Jones, Joe William Trotter J., Thomas J. Sugrue, David W. Bartelt, SSusanne Model Et al

Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1993. Fourth printing. Paperback--trade. Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, viii + 50p7 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with minor shelf wear, light soiling to the fore-edges, binding tight, paper cream white.

$7.50

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

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

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