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American Zionism, 1884-1904

by Feinstein, Marnin

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Published
1965
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New York: Herzl Press, 1965. Hardcover. 320p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, corners bumped else very good condition in an unclipped, lightly edgeworn dj.
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image of Freedom Fighters; Anarchist Intellectuals, Workers and Soldiers in Portugal's History

Freedom Fighters; Anarchist Intellectuals, Workers and Soldiers in Portugal's History

by Freire, João; translated by Maria Fernanda Noronha da Costa e Sousa

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Published
2001
ISBN
9781551641386
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$15.00

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Montréal, Canada: Black Rose Books, 2001. Hardcover. viii, 202p., wraps, 6x9 inches, illus. with b&w photographs and graphs, very good condition.
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Anarchist ideology and the working-class movement in Spain, 1868-1898

by Esenwein, George Richard

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Published
1989
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9780520063983
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$25.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1989. Hardcover. xii, 273p., very good condition in an unclipped, lightly yellowed dj.
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image of Charlotte Wilson: Anarchist Fabian and Feminist (Volumes I and II) (England) ; a dissertation submitted to the department of history and the committee on graduate studies of Stanford University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy

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Ann Arbor: University Microfilms International, 1987. Hardcover. iv., 558p., in very good condition. Photographic reproduction of typescript, includes annotated bibliography.
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$45.00
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History of Cooperation in the United States

by Bemis, Edward W., Albert Shaw, Amos G. Warner, Charles Howard Shinn and Daniel R. Randall

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Published
1888
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Baltimore: Publication Agency of the Johns Hopkins University, 1888. Hardcover. 540p., 9.5x6 inch dark green cloth boards, gilt-titled spine. Ex library with many aesthetic flaws, hinges poor and so forth, but handleable and a reasonably good reading copy, text clean and unmarked. Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science; Herbert Adams, editor. Sixth series, nos. 1-12. Contains:… Read more
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God out and man in; or replies to Robert G. Ingersoll

by Platt, W. H.

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Published
1883
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Rochester, NY: Steele & Avery, 1883. Hardcover. xi, 320p., first edition, inscribed & signed "Presented, To John W. Platt, with the affectionate regards of his father, W.H. Platt," cloth binding slightly edge worn, corners bumped else very good condition. Arguments against Ingersoll presented by a "Lawyer
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Missing from Haymarket Square

by Robinet, Harriette Gillem

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Published
2001
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9780689838958
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New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001. Hardcover. 143p., first edition, very good condition in like dj. Novel about the 1886 Haymarket riots for 8 - 12 year old readers.
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image of Hong Kong Illustrated: Views and News 1840-1890

Hong Kong Illustrated: Views and News 1840-1890

by Warner, John, compiler

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Published
1981
ISBN
9789627015055
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$20.00

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Hong Kong: John Warner Publications, 1981. Paperback. 112p., wraps, 9.25x12 inches, profusely illus., very good first edition.
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Silvertown: The lost story of a strike that shook London and helped launch the modern labor movement

by Tully, John; foreword by John Callow, introductory comment by John Marriott

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Published
3014
ISBN
9781583674345
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New York: Monthly Review Press, 3014. Hardcover. 267p., quarter-cloth boards, 6.25x9.5 inches, very good condition in like dj. On the 1889 strike at Samuel Winkworth Silver's rubber and electrical factory.
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image of Williams' Pacific Tourist and Guide Across the Continent. [cover title] / The Pacific Tourist, Adams & Bishop's Illustrated Trans-Continental Guide of Travel, from The Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean. Railroad routes across the continent, all pleasure resorts [&c &c] - Routes jof su;mmer travel, best localities for hunting [&c &c], A Complete Traveler's Guide The Union and Central Pacific Railroads, with special contributions by [&c &c] / Illustrations by Thomas Moran [et alia], Engravings by... Railroad Edition, Flexible Covers, 332 pp. / Full Cloth, Stiff Covers, 364 pp

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New York: Adams & Bishop, Publishers, 1881. Hardback, or let's call it that. FYI, format appears to be "Full Cloth" per pagination, but covers are flexible: [364]p., double-column text in a smallish but legible font, many fine and not so fine steel-engraved views, with multiple Thos Moran, one of the very finest of 19thC depictors of nature. Item is… Read more
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$40.00
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The quick or the dead? [Inscribed to Edgar G. Sisson]

by Rives, Amelie

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Published
1888
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Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1888. vii, 255p., hardcover, title page separated but still present. Inscribed by the author (as Amélie Troubetzkoy) to Edgar Sisson in 1916; signed on title page as Amélie Rives, with her newspaper obituary pasted on facing page. Sisson, a former magazine editor (most recently at Cosmopolitan), had joined the US foreign publicity effort during World War I… Read more
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image of The Isle of Wight: Its history, topography, and antiquities. With notes on principle seats, churches, manorial houses, legendary and poetical associations, geology, and picturesque localities. Especially adapted to the wants of the tourist and excursionist. New and revised edition. With sixteen pages of sectional maps and plans, and large map of the island printed in colours; all from the maps of the ordnance survey

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London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1882. xii, 323p., thin cloth boards, 5x7.25 inches, maps, lacking the large color map of the island, edges, half-title, title page, and table of contents lightly foxed, offsetting to free front endpaper, contemporary owner's name and date penned on free front endpaper.
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image of The Fallacies in "Progress and Poverty;" in Henry Dunning Macleod's economics, and in "Social problems"; with the ethics of protection and free trade, and the industrial problem considered a-priori

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New York: Fowler and Wells, 1884. Hardcover. iv, 191p. + [8]p. of ads, cloth-covered boards, 5.25x7.5 inches, corners bumped, boards worn, small stain on rear board, previous owner's ownership stamp on front pastedown endpaper, free front endpaper torn out, pencil notation on rear pastedown endpaper; first edition. Hanson was an anarchist, land reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's Radical… Read more
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image of Utah and its people: facts and statistics bearing on the "Mormon problem" by A Gentile [pseud.]

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New York: R.O. Ferrier & Co., Publishers, 1882. 47p., lacks wraps, first page chipped and almost completely separated, previous owner's name penned on first page, first few pages horizontally creased. Defense of the Mormons by a non-Mormon and a plea for tolerance of polygamy. *Flake 5043. "Dyer D. Lum was the leading anarchist-syndicalist of the 1880s. He was an… Read more
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image of A Life of John Davis, the Navigator, 1550-1605, Discoverer of Davis Straits

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London: George Philip & Son, 1889. Hardcover. vi, 301p. + [10]p. of ads, cloth-covered boards, 5x7.75 inches, frontispiece illustration of Davis with other explorers, illus., four fold-out maps, corners bumped, boards lightly edgeworn, endpapers and first and last few pages lightly foxed else good condition. The World's Great Explorers and Explorations.
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image of The Fallacies in "Progress and Poverty;" in Henry Dunning Macleod's economics, and in "Social problems"; with the ethics of protection and free trade, and the industrial problem considered a-priori

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New York: Fowler and Wells, 1884. Hardcover. iv, 191p. + [8]p. of ads, cloth-covered boards, 5.25x7.5 inches, corners bumped, boards worn, small stain on rear board, large sticker scar and scratching (scratched down to the boards in some places) on front paste-down endpaper, pages lightly toned; first edition. Hanson was an anarchist, land reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's… Read more
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image of Scientific Sophisms. A Review of Current Theories Concerning Atoms, Apes, and Men

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New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1883. xxiii, 312p., bound on the cheap with a couple long staples thru textblock, presswork on cream alkaline stock with just a touch of toning; the two-color wraparound cover is mildly eye-catching but inferior cardstock was used and front cover has cracked, detached, and is edge-chipped (now held on by an improvised "brodart"). As… Read more
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image of Chang Foo or, the Latest Fashions in Religion, a Story of a Clever Chinaman in Search After Religious Truth

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Cincinnati: Standard Publishing Co, 1885. 313p., slender hardcover, mild scuffing to boards. Narrative of a Chinese seeker whose quest for religious truth leads him to the United States. Much of the text is devoted to lengthy debates between clergymen about the nature of baptism, etc.
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$80.00
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Schī-kīng. Das kanonische Liederbuch der chinesen

by von Strauss, Victor

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Published
1880
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$60.00

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Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1880. 528p., bound in later blue boards with leather spine, ownership stamp of Harvard professor Max Loehr; small bookseller's label at the end. On the Shi jing, an ancient Chinese anthology of poetry and songs.
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S.W. Silver & Co.'s handbook to South Africa

by Silver, S.W.

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Published
1887
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$75.00

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London: Silver, 1887. Hardcover. 576p. plus advertising section; boards mildly worn, textblock somewhat foxed, rear hinge starting, several rubberstamps of an ownership signature. Third edition, revised. Bookplate of Charles Atwood Kofoid. Includes ads for another business venture of the SW Silver company - handguns.
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