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History of May Day

by Trachtenberg, Alexander

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1977
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Calcutta, India: Manika Barua, Books & Periodicals, 1977. Pamphlet. 31p., staplebound pamphlet, 5x7.25 inches, small area of abrasion on front wrap, distributor's sticker and old price sticker on rear wrap else very good. Cover of this Indian issue is dark mustard-yellow overprinted red. See Seidman T91, referring to the 1930 edition.
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Gastronomic Bibliography

by Bitting, Katherine Golden

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Published
1971
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9781888262384
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Ann Arbor: Gryphon Books, 1971. Hardcover. xiii, 718p., illus., cobalt blue cloth boards, slightly soiled, ex-library with usual markings, minor soiling on fore-edges, rear hinge starting, else in good condition. Originally published in 1939 in San Francisco. The author was a professional botanist. Describes some 6,000 cookbooks published 1474-1938, collated and briefly annotated.
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History of May Day

by Trachtenberg, Alexander

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Published
1935
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New York: International Pamphlets, 1935. Pamphlet. 31p., stapled wraps, illus., evenly toned, rubberstamp of the People's Book Store Circulating Library on front wrap else good seventh edition. Cover of this issue: plain printing with heavy rulings top and bottom. See Seidman T91, referring to the 1930 edition. International Pamphlets no. 14.
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New York: Basic Books, 1973. Hardcover. xii, 244p., very good condition in a slightly shelf worn dj.
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The Letters of Gertrude Stein and Carl Van Vechten: Two volumes: volume 1 (1913-1935) & volume 2 (1935-1946)

by Stein, Gertrude & Carl Van Vechten, edited by Edward Burns

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Published
1986
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9780231063081
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1986. Hardcover. Two volume set: xv, 432p. & v, pp433-901, letters, coda, undated letters, appendixes, principal works of Stein and Van Vechten, selected bibliography, index, footnotes, illustrations, very good first editions in cloth boards and unclipped djs.
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Wings to Tigers a story of the International Crisis [a play]

by Pitt, Houldsworth

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Published
1934
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London: Eric Partridge, 1934. Hardcover. 245p. + [11] frontis, characters and introduction, three act play, date on endpaper in ink, offsetting else very good first edition in blue buckram cloth and bright gilt titles, top edge stain, price-clipped lightly-worn dj. The author is said to be an artist and economist on the inner flap. A three-act play about a… Read more
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Bowling Green, OH: Popular Press, 1971. Paperback. xii, 288p., illus., pictorial wraps, in very good condition.
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image of Thesis and Resolutions for the Seventh National Convention of the Communist Party of USA, by the Central Committee Plenum, March 31-April 4, 1930

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New York: the Committee, 1930. Paperback. 95p., very good in wraps, small pen notation on front wrapper. *Seidman C396. Includes a section on tasks of the Party in the South.
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New York: American Book Comapny, 1935. 35p., stapled wraps, 5x7.5 inches, front wrap lightly foxed along edges else very good condition. America's town meeting of the air, no. 3.
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Mothers Day Greetings!

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Published
1938
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New York: Women's Commission, New York State Committee, Communist Party, 1938. Pamphlet. Four panel brochure, 5.25x8.25 inches, mild handling wear. Year of receipt penned in corner of rear panel. Calls on women to support FDR's job program, to boycott Japanese silk products as a way to protest the invasion of China, and to join the Communist Party.
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What about Russia? An honest reply to honest questions [cover title]

by Strong, Anna Louise

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Published
1936
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New York: American Friends of the Soviet Union, 1936. Pamphlet. 16p., stapled wraps, 4.5x5.75 inches, wraps lightly worn and beginning to split at tail of spine else very good condition. Caption title: Searching out the Soviets.
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image of Letters to Christopher, Stephen Spender's letters to Christopher Isherwood, 1929-1939, with "The Line of the Branch" - two thirties journals

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Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, 1980. 219p., frontis-portrait, rubricated title page, preface, introduction, the major figures, appendixes, selected bibliography, index, photographs, very good first trade paperback edition in pictorial wraps.
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History of May Day

by Trachtenberg, Alexander

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Published
1977
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Calcutta, India: Manika Barua, Books & Periodicals, 1977. Pamphlet. 31p., staplebound pamphlet, 5x7.25 inches, previous owner's initials penned on half-title else very good. Cover of this Indian issue is dark mustard-yellow overprinted red. See Seidman T91, referring to the 1930 edition.
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Chicago: Revolutionary Workers League, 1939. Pamphlet. 60p., 8.5x11 inches, staplebound wraps; mimeographed pages in printed cover. Date penned at bottom. Newspaper clipping about the group's third convention is pasted inside the front cover. Issued by the Chicago RWL, lead by Hugo Oehler, after Thomas Stamm's group had split away in 1938 and continued its own RWL based in Detroit.… Read more
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The Communists and the Schools

by Iversen, Robert W.

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Published
1959
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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1959. Hardcover. xii, 423p., minor edge wear on dustjacket, else in very good condition. *Seidman I51 Communism in American Life.
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The Book in America: A History of the Making, the Selling, and the Collecting of Books in the United States

by Lehmann-Haupt, Hellmut; in collaboration with Ruth Shepard Granniss and Lawrence C. Wroth

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Published
1939
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New York: R. R. Bowker Company, 1939. Hardcover. xiii, 453p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, very good condition. No dj.
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I Love You, I Really Do! [2 volumes]

by Legman, Gershon

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Published
2016
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no pl: Createspace, 2016. Paperback. 498p. + 528p., b&w photo., wraps a bit rubbed, else in very good condition. "These are the rich and savory memoirs of an autodidact scholar and essayist. Raised in a Jewish family in Scranton Pennsylvania, born in 1917. This first part takes us through the first eighteen years of G. Legman's life, with a… Read more
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V. F. Calverton

by Glicksberg, Charles F.

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Published
1938
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N.pl: The Sewanee Review, 1938. Pamphlet. 15p., covers detached, wraps chipped on the edges else good condition, 5.75x8.75 inches. In praise of Calverton's Marxism "Reprinted from the July number of the Sewanee Review
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New York: Barnes & Noble, 1972. Hardcover. viii, 229p.,in very good condition in like dustjacket.
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New York: Dover Publications, 1962. Paperback. xiv, 394p. + [2p. of advertisements], illus., b&w photographs, wraps toned and mildly shelfworn, else in very good condition.
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