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The isolationist impulse, its twentieth-century reaction

by Adler, Selig

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Published
1957
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London: Abelard and Schuman Limited, 1957. Hardcover. 538p., hardcover, inscribed & signed "For Lenore and Israel, With every good wish, Selig, Feb. 15, 1958," very good condition in a stained and chipped dj.
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image of The Struggle for Peace and Democracy in U.S.A.: Talks before Slavic Americans

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New York: American Slav Congress, 1947. Pamphlet. 20p. + [9]p. of illustrations, stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition.
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The Life and Times of James WIllard Schultz (Apikuni)

by [Schultz, James Willard]; Warren L. Hanna; based in part on a manuscript by Henry C. James

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Published
1986
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9780806119854
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1986. Hardcover. xviii, 382p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition in like unclipped dj. Schultz was a white New Yorker who moved to the Montana Territory in 1877 and married a Blackfoot woman. He became a guide and explorer and wrote extensively on the indigenous people of the area.
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Hey, Bud - What's the Score

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Published
1942
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New York: Weekly Review, 1942. Pamphlet. Four-panel brochure, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., lightly worn else very good condition. Advertisement for the sports magazine The Weekly Review, with the 1942 football schedule printed on rear.
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image of Crown's Children: Freud's anal typology as an organizing concept in American historiography

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Berkeley: Plaine Style Press, 1995. Hardcover. 107p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, very good condition in like dj.
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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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Jaime in Taos; the Taos papers of Jaime de Angulo

by de Angulo, Jaime, compiled with a biographical introduction by Gui de Angulo

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780872861657
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San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1985. Paperback. 140p., introduction, illustrations and photos, bibliography, very good first trade paper edition in pictorial wraps.
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image of Behind the Burly Q: the story of burlesque in America

Behind the Burly Q: the story of burlesque in America

by Zemeckis, Leslie, foreword by Blaze Starr

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Published
2013
ISBN
9781620876916
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New York: Skyhorse Pub, 2013. Hardcover. xxiv, 360p., photographic endpapers, foreword, note from the author, cast of characters, introduction, timeline, obits, notes, bibliography, index, illustrated with b&w photos throughout, near fine first edition, first printing stated in boards and bright, unclipped dj.
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El Triunfo de la Cruz; the first ship built in the Californias

by Hittell, Theodore H.

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Published
1960
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San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1960. Hardcover. 15p., first edition thus in cloth boards with paper title plate affixed front cover. Somewhat rubbed and soiled price clipped dj has diagonal pen line to upper left corner. Edge worn but else in good condition. Special publication #38. Taken from Hittell's work first published in the 1880s.
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image of A directory of the charitable and beneficent organizations of Boston : together with legal suggestions, laws applying to dwellings, etc. Fourth edition

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Boston: Damrell & Upham, 1899. Hardcover. xvii, 475, xxxix-xlvip., preliminary and end ads toned, minor flaws and handling wear else good condition.
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$50.00
image of La Femme Franco-Américaine / The Franco-American Woman

La Femme Franco-Américaine / The Franco-American Woman

by Quintal, Claire, editor

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Published
1994
ISBN
9781880261026
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Worcester, MA: Institut francais, Assumption College, 1994. Paperback. iii, 216p., wraps, 6x8.75 inches, wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Text in French and English.
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image of La littérature franco-américaine: écrivains et écritures / Franco-American literature: writers and their writings

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Worcester, MA: Institut français Collège de l'Assomption, 1992. Paperback. 185p., wraps, 6x9 inches, very good condition. Text in French and English.
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image of Irene, Or, The Life and Fortunes of a Yankee Girl, a tale in eight cantos

Irene, Or, The Life and Fortunes of a Yankee Girl, a tale in eight cantos

by Allen, Dr. B. F. [Benjamin Franklin]

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Published
1878
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Joliet IL: Signal Printing Office, for the author, 1878. Hardcover. xii, 167p., 7x4.5 inch brown cloth boards cover-titled gilt and panelling in blind, very good condition.
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image of The Boom and the Bubble: the US in the world economy

The Boom and the Bubble: the US in the world economy

by Brenner, Robert

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Published
2002
ISBN
9781859846360
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London: Verso, 2002. Hardcover. xv, 303p., charts, very good first edition in cloth-backed boards and unclipped dj.
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Texas Writers of Today

by Barns, Florence Elberta; foreword by Robert Adger Law, Ph. D.

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Published
1971
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Detroit, MI: Gale Research Company, 1971. Hardcover. 513p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.75 inches, fold-out map, ex-library with labels on spine and front board, bookplate and rubber stamp on front paste-down endpaper, rubber stamp on all edges, and crossed off markings on rear free endpaper. No dj.
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image of The eagle's eye, a true story of the Imperial German government's spies and intrigues in America from facts furnished by William J. Flynn, recently retired chief of the U.S. Secret Service, novelized by Courtney Ryley Cooper

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New York: Prospect Press, 1919. Hardcover. 377p., frontispiece, illus., cover edge worn, spine faded with dimmed lettering, previous owner's name else good condition. First published in 1918. Includes a chapter on "The menace of the IWW
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The Beginnings of the Franco-American Colony in Woonsocket, Rhode Island

by Bonier, Marie Louise; translated and edited by Claire Quintal

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Published
1997
ISBN
9781880261040
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Worcester, MA: Institut Français Assumption College, 1997. Paperback. xxxv, 560p., wraps, 6x9 inches, illus., very good condition.
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image of American Hunks: the muscular male body in popular culture 1860-1970

American Hunks: the muscular male body in popular culture 1860-1970

by Chapman, David L. & Brett Josef Grubisic

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Published
2009
ISBN
9781551522562
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Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2009. Paperback. 351p., 8x10 inches, foreword, introduction, conclusion, index, profusely illustrated throughout with b&w and color reproductions and photos of Physique-style images and bodybuilders, near fine first edition paperback in bright pictorial wraps. Tarzan. Hercules. Charles Atlas. Eugen Sandow. et al.
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image of Lift Up the Glory.  By the author of This Bright Summer

Lift Up the Glory. By the author of This Bright Summer

by Anonymous. [Richard Warren Hatch]

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Published
1934
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New York: Covici-Friede, 1934. Hardcover. 347p., 8x5 inch cloth boards in dust jacket, top edge tinted green, a nice production of the first edition. Condition is fair to good, there's a severe reader's crease, lots of binder's paste staining to both endsheets, the dj spine is faded to illegible.
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Thomas Wolfe

by [Wolfe, Thomas] Herbert J. Miller, jacket by Alvin Lustig

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Published
1947
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Norfolk: New Directions, 1947. Hardcover. 196p., frontis-portrait, bibliography, index, good first edition thus in boards and chipped and worn dj. The Makers of Modern Literature Series.
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