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image of What is philosophy? A Marxist introduction. Second (revised) edition, 1939

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New York: International Publishers, 1939. Hardcover. 192p., hardbound in blue cloth boards gilt and a fragmentary dust jacket. A little edgeworn with toning of paperstock, quite sound and entirely clean and unmarked.
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image of Ts︡eli i metody anarkhizma  Цели и методы анархизма

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Detroit: Federat︠s︡ii Rabochikh Soi︠u︡zov bezvlastnikov Soedinennykh Shtatov i Kanady, 1934. 48p., staplebound booklet, cover splitting at the spinefold. Text in Russian. "Aims and methods of anarchism." The first printing of this essay by the most important historian of anarchism.
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image of Studies in a dying culture; with an introduction by Sol Yurick

Studies in a dying culture; with an introduction by Sol Yurick

by Caudwell, Christopher [pseudonym of Chrisopher St. John Sprigg]

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Published
1972
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9780853452188
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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1972. Paperback. 256p., wraps, very good condition. Reprint of the 1938 work with a new introduction. The works included are literary criticisms and brief biographical sketches from a Marxist thinker. Essays on Bernard Shaw, T.E. Lawrence, H.G. Wells, Freud, Pacifism, Utopianism etc. Caudwell died fighting the Fascists in the Spanish Civil War. … Read more
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A talk between two workers. Foreword by Aurora Alleva

by Malatesta, Errico

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Published
1933
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Oakland, CA: Man!, 1933. Pamphlet. 32, [ii]p., wraps with portrait of Malatesta, wraps evenly browned, worn, and soiled, ink stamp on front wrap, small hole punched through top corner else good condition.
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Superstition and ignorance versus courage and self-reliance

by Labadie, Laurance

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Published
1934
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Detroit: Laurance Labadie, 1934. Broadside, 3.75x9.25 inches, printed one side only, one fold crease, small stain on front, one spot of soiling on rear else very good condition. Only one copy found in OCLC as of 10/2020.
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A talk between two workers. Foreword by Aurora Alleva

by Malatesta, Errico

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1933
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Oakland, CA: Man!, 1933. Pamphlet. 32, [ii]p., wraps with portrait of Malatesta, front wrap creased, wraps lightly worn else very good condition.
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A talk between two workers. Foreword by Aurora Alleva

by Malatesta, Errico

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1933
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Oakland, CA: Man!, 1933. Pamphlet. 32, [ii]p., wraps with portrait of Malatesta, wraps worn and soiled with a few small stains else very good condition.
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image of The Communist; a magazine of the theory and practice of Marxism-Leninism.  Vol. 16, [12 issues], 1937

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New York: Communist Party, USA, 1937. Eleven issues, complete run, very shelf worn with smudges, creases, small stains and scratches on cover & rear wraps and some foxing on the egdes, else in good condition. Articles by Earl Browder, James W. Ford, Harry Gannes, Roy Hudson, Clarence Hathaway, Anna Damon, William Schneiderman, William Z. Foster, and others.
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image of The Six.  Translated from the German by Ray E. Chase, drawings by Doris Whitman Chase

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Los Angeles: Rocker Publications Committee, 1938. Hardcover. viii, 255p., original dark green buckram binding with slight shelfwear, corners bumped, bookstore stamp on front paste down endpaper else very good condition. Fiction based on six characters from classic literature (Faust, Don Juan, Hamlet, Don Quixote, Medardus, and Heinrich von Ofterdingen) by the anarchist author.
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Forgotten men, what now

by Bluestein, Abe

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Published
[193-?]
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Bronx: Libertarian Publishers, [193-?]. [16p.], staplebound pamphlet, mildly worn. Anarchist analysis of the New Deal, and an anarchist program for the Depression.
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image of The Six.  Translated from the German by Ray E. Chase, drawings by Doris Whitman Chase

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Los Angeles: Rocker Publications Committee, 1938. Hardcover. viii, 255p., original dark green buckram binding with slight shelfwear, corners bumped, large stain on front cover else very good condition. Fiction based on six characters from classic literature (Faust, Don Juan, Hamlet, Don Quixote, Medardus, and Heinrich von Ofterdingen) by the anarchist author.
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Anarcho-syndicalism

by Rocker, Rudolf

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Published
1938
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London: Secker and Warburg, 1938. 158p., first British edition, cloth covered boards, boards worn, corners bumped else very good condition. No dj. "Ben Reitman" is penciled on free front endpaper, but it does not appear to be his actual signature.
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Dieu reconnaîtra les siens: pièce en trois actes

by Lorulot, André

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Published
1936
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Herblay: Éditions de l'Idée libre, 1936. 176p., paperback, inscribed by the author, spine panel chipped at top, some staining around edges, recipient's name has been erased from the inscription. Text in French. La Bibliothèque du libre penseur, 28. Script for an anarchist play.
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image of The Communist; Vol. 14 no. 1 to  12, January to December, 1935 a magazine of the theory and practice of Marxism-Leninism

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New York: Communist Party, USA, 1935. Complete run for the year, 1200 pages total, underlining, pencil scribbles, & marginalia on a few pages, edge worn and shelf worn, issues for Jul & Aug has spine worn with volume and no. inked in, else in good condition. Articles by Earl Browder, Clarence A. Hathaway, Alexander Bittelman, V.J. Jerome, Joseph Freeman,… Read more
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Call to the first Alameda County Labor Party Conference, September 1, 1935, Oakland, Calif

by Provisional Committee for Calling an Alameda County Labor Party Conference

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Published
1935
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Oakland: the Committee, 1935. Four panel brochure, paper browned, some creasing, minor chipping edges, pen check mark on front panel else good condition, 8.25x11 inches. Endorsers included Sheet Metal Worker, Carpenters, Steamfitters, Communist Party, Berkeley Young Epic Club and many others.
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image of The Six.  Translated from the German by Ray E. Chase, drawings by Doris Whitman Chase

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Los Angeles: Rocker Publications Committee, 1938. Paperback. viii, 255p., wraps, 5.25x7.5 inches, front wrap creased else very good condition. Fiction based on six characters from classic literature (Faust, Don Juan, Hamlet, Don Quixote, Medardus, and Heinrich von Ofterdingen) by the anarchist author.
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image of The Communist; Vol 15 Jan-Dec missing Oct, 1936 a magazine of the theory and practice of Marxism-Leninism.  [Eleven issues for 1936, missing only February issue]

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New York: Communist Party, USA, 1936. Magazine. Eleven issues in original wraps as issued,Oct issue has vol and no. written in ink on spine, misssing Jul issue, generally good to very good condition, some issues with minor chipping to spine, handling wrear or soil. Includes coverage of the Republicans in Spain, developments in Puerto Rico and East Asia, communist… Read more
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Quatrieme Internationale

by [Fourth International]

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Published
1987
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Paris: Nouvelles editions internationales, 1987. Magazine. Sixteen issues, issues include year 38, nos. 1, 2, year 39, nos. 3, 4 ,5, year 30, no. 8, year 41, nos. 10-13,year 42, nos. 13 & 16, new series nos 20, 22-23 & 25. Various pagination, 5.25x8 inches, issues includ shelf and edge worn, generally in good condition. Magazine was the theorectical… Read more
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Marxian Economic Theory and Its Criticism

by Blake, William J. [pseudonym of William Blech]

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Published
1939
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New York: Cordon Co, 1939. Hardcover. NB: item appeared under a different title (same pagination; same year also indicated) namely "An American Looks at Karl Marx"; we see none but external differences: item in hand runs viii, 746p., hardbound in 8x5.5 inch green cloth boards spine-titled gilt; cloth spine is evenly dimmed with handling and the gilt lettering… Read more
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image of The Communist; a magazine of the theory and practice of Marxism-Leninism.  Vol. 16, [11 issues], 1937

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New York: Communist Party, USA, 1937. Eleven issues, missing Jul issue, very shelf worn with smudges, small stains and scratches on cover wraps and some foxing on the egdes. Spines are wrong through at the bottom of issues for Jan and Oct, else in good condition. Articles by Earl Browder, James W. Ford, Harry Gannes, Roy Hudson, Clarence Hathaway,… Read more
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