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Snobbery: The American Version
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Snobbery: The American Version

By Joseph Epstein

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin, 2002. 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

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

Hustlers, Beats, and Others

By Ned Polsky

Garden City, New York: Doubleday/Anchor Books, 1969. First Edition. 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. 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

Small Town

By Granville Hicks

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1947. 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

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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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

Women and Men

By Amram Scheinfeld

New York, New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1944. 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

Essays in Sociological Theory

By Talcott Parsons

Glencoe, Illinois: Free Press, 1954. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Originally published in 1949. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 459 pages, silver titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear over all; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, BUT first signature has been misbound by the publisher and margins of the first 24 pages are too close, though text is still readable. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket with chipping at the folds, some color fading to the back strip a with the original price present .

$9.50

People of the Valley: life with a cannibal tribe in New Guinea

By Wyn Sargent

New York, New York: Random House, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xi + 302 pages, brown quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light edge wear and slight color fading at the spine cloth edges ; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, but a name stamp on the margins of several pages. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

Occupational Subcultures in the Workplace [Cornell Studies in Industrial and Labor Relations, Number 26]
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Occupational Subcultures in the Workplace [Cornell Studies in Industrial and Labor Relations, Number 26]

By Harrison M. Trice

Ithaca, New York: ILR Press, 1993. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Octavo, 9" tall, xvi + 286 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper cream white; with light foxing at the fore-edges, and two pages of the introduction marked with one long notation and some underlining.

$11.74

An International Economy: problems and prospects

By Gunnar Myrdal

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, vii + 381 pages, gray cloth. A very good, generally clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and light foxing at the cover cloth edges; hinges and binding tight, paper creame white with slight foxing at the fore-edges and endpapers. In a very good minus, color faded edge worn dust jacket with the price clipped.

$9.50

The New World of Negro Americans: the impact of world affairs on the race problem in the United States and particularly the Negro, his view of himself, his country and of Africa [A Study from the Center of International Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology]

By Harold R. Isaacs

London, England: Phoenix House, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xviii + 366 pages, red cloth. A near fine, clean, neat neat hard cover with light shelf war; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good moderately worn and rubbed dust jacket, with original price. First published in the United States, 1963.

$12.50

Real Boys: rescuing our sons from the myths of boyhood
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Real Boys: rescuing our sons from the myths of boyhood

By William Pollack

New York, New York: Random House, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xxiv + 447 pages, black quarter-cloth. A fine clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$7.50

Primitive Heritage

By Margaret Mead and Nicolas Calas (editors);

New York, New York: Random House, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 592 pages, black titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition over all with moderate shelf wear, fraying at the spine cloth, hinges cracked and binding tight, paper cream white. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket, chipping at the spine edge top and bottom with the original price.

$9.50

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