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image of Open City: weekly review of the Los Angeles Renaissance; #57, June 21-27, 1968; AMA: Doctor's Mafia

Open City: weekly review of the Los Angeles Renaissance; #57, June 21-27, 1968; AMA: Doctor's Mafia

by Bryan, John, editor, Charles Bukowski, Anais Nin, John Bryan, Alan Watts, Mick Jagger, George Harrison, et al.

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1968
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Los Angeles, CA: Open City, 1968. Newspaper. 10p., folded broadside underground newspaper, new enlarged edition, articles, opinion, reviews, news, psychedelic illustrations, photos, very good on newsprint. Cover story on San Francisco and the American Medical Association. Mick Jagger on censorship. Interview with a Beatle. Anais Nin reviews a Light Show. Watts (in LA not the philosopher) Theatre. More… Read more
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image of Now I speak

Now I speak

by Ware, Linda

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1989
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San Francisco: University of California Women's Resource Center, Rape Prevention Education Program, 1989. 28p., staplebound 9x6 inch photographic wraps (closeup of author's face), very good, Inscribed and signed by Ware on the front blank. One page flier advertising an appearence by Ware at UCSF laid in. Prose and poetry reflecting the author's recovery from childhood sexual abuse.… Read more
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Smack!

by Editors of Ramparts Magazine and Frank Browning

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Published
1972
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9780060870195
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New York: Harrow Books; Harper & Row, Publishers, 1972. Paperback. x, 212p., first book appearance of these articles, textblock toned else good first edition mass-market PBO in pictorial wraps.
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image of Glenn Allan Millikan 1906-1947. This brief record of their father has been made primarily for George, Richard and Mark

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Nashville: Vanderbilt University, for the family, 1948. 24p., frontis photoportrait, softbound in 10x6.5 inch plain green wraps with printed cover label. A little toned and edgeworn, else entirely sound, clean within, and unmarked. Text consists of numerous statements by friends and students. Physiologist, dead at forty in a mountainclimbing accident.
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image of B.A.R. Bay Area Reporter; vol. 10, #15, July 17, 1980; 50 Years of Public Health Down the Drain

B.A.R. Bay Area Reporter; vol. 10, #15, July 17, 1980; 50 Years of Public Health Down the Drain

by Lorch, Paul F., editor, Curtis Ellis, Edmond White, et al.

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Published
1980
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San Francisco: B.A.R./Bob Ross, 1980. Newspaper. 40p., folded tabloid newspaper, news, reports, opinion, ads, photos, events, services and resources, mild toning otherwise very good on newsprint. This issue has an above-the-fold story on sex diseases discussions at SF State Symposium. Of note is the fact that only well-known STD's such as syphilis and gonorrhea are discussed as… Read more
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image of What Chemicals Each Industry Uses; A Sourcebook for Citizens

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Princeton: Environmental Research Foundation, 1988. 288p., text reproduced from keyboard-set ms on standard 11x8.5 inch leaves and copyshop-bound between plastic rails under plain printed cover sheets. Utilitarian format, a little edgeworn and dust-soiled, soundly fastened, unmarked and otherwise clean, a good to very good exemplar. Text, by the way, is simply page after page of stats: name of chemical,… Read more
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image of Die Wissenschaft gehört dem Volk. Sonderforschungsbereich 115 UNI-Klinik Hamburg: KZ-Psychiatrie

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Dortmund: Kommunistischer Studentenverband, 1974. 29p., staplebound booklet, very good. Dokumente und Analysen imperialistischer Forschung, Nr. 1. Radical critique of psychiatric practice at the Hamburg clinic.
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image of GCN: Gay Community News; the weekly for lesbians and gay males; vol. 16, #5, August 7-13, 1988; A PWA Movement of Guerilla Tactics

GCN: Gay Community News; the weekly for lesbians and gay males; vol. 16, #5, August 7-13, 1988; A PWA Movement of Guerilla Tactics

by Poggi, Stephanie & Loie Hayes, editors, Michael Bronski, Miranda Kolbe, Chris Bull, Betsy Brown, Elizabeth Pincus et al.

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Published
1988
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Boston: GCN Collective, 1988. Newspaper. 16p., folded tabloid newspaper on newsprint, news, opinion, articles, events, ads, photos, services and resources, toning and light wear, ink "return" on cover page. Centerfold article on various PWA/PWARC groups forming to create alternative treatments for AIDS. Shooting of two Ithaca lesbians on the Appalachian Trail. Claudia Brenner who survived wrote a book about… Read more
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image of GCN: Gay Community News; the weekly for lesbians and gay males; vol. 15, #13, October 11-17, 1987; AIDS and Genes; part 2 of 3

GCN: Gay Community News; the weekly for lesbians and gay males; vol. 15, #13, October 11-17, 1987; AIDS and Genes; part 2 of 3

by Poggi, Stephanie & Loie Hayes, editors, Michael Bronski, Kim Westheimer, Elizabeth Pincus, Charley Shively, et al.

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Published
1987
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Boston: GCN Collective, 1987. Newspaper. 16p., folded tabloid newspaper on newsprint, news, opinion, articles, events, ads, photos, services and resources, toning and light wear. The AIDS series began with issue 15:12:87. Also Nightmare in Nashville on Tennessee's selective enforcement of consensual sex laws. Boston's LGBTQ newspaper which started in 1973. More political than entertainment.
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image of Hypatia's Sisters: Biographies of Women Scientists, Past and Present

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Seattle: Feminists Northwest, 1978. 72p., stapled wraps, 5.25 x 8.5 inches, wraps worn and soiled, offsetting to first page, old price sticker on rear wrap else good condition.
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image of The health situation of Negro mothers and babies in the United States

The health situation of Negro mothers and babies in the United States

by Tandy, Elizabeth C.

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Published
1940
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Washington DC: U.S. Children's Bureau, 1940. 9p., staplebound pamphlet, rust at the staples. Includes maps showing rates of infant mortality and maternal mortality.
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image of Guang Hua Medical College and Holt Cheng / Zheng Hao: Guang hua bai nian shi liao ji  郑豪 : 光华百年史料集

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Guangzhou: Zhongshan da xue chu ban she, 2008. 19, 358 pages, very good hardcover in dustjacket, bilingual text. Holt Cheng was the first Chinese immigrant to graduate from a US medical school, passing the California Medical Board in 1904. This book discusses his activities in the US as well as after his return to China.
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image of My Own Country: a doctor's story of a town and its people in the age of AIDS [inscribed_signed]

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994. Hardcover. 347p., personal inscription signed by Verghese, very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. On the doctor's experiences caring for AIDS patients in Johnson City, TN, and the disease's impact on the social fabric of the community. Verghese was an Indian living and educated in Ethiopia who… Read more
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image of La Dottrina dell' Evoluzione e La Filosofia Trascendente. Discorso Pronunciato nella grande aula della R universita degli studi de Genova per la solenne inaugurazione dell' anno academico 1875-76

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Genova: Regia Tipografia Ferrando, 1876. Pamphlet. 37p., sewn booklet in paste-fastened dark brown printed wraps (thread is original and holding nicely), mild edgewear, tiny chip at the head of the spinefold and a small corner-tip missing, mild signs of age and handling, light foxing throughout, quite a good copy: sound and relatively clean.
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image of Global Voice/La voz Global: the official newspaper of the XVII International AIDS Conference, 3-8 August 2008; 5/08/2008

Global Voice/La voz Global: the official newspaper of the XVII International AIDS Conference, 3-8 August 2008; 5/08/2008

by Brito, Alejandro, director, Fernando Mino, editor, Jesse Such, Aleida Rueda, Carlos Guevara-Casas et al.

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2008
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Mexico City: Letra S., 2008. Newspaper. 16p. folded tabloid newspaper, bilingual texts in Spanish and English, , very good on newsprintarticles, event schedules, b&w and color photos. Report on poverty and AIDS if Southern Africa. HIV on the rise.
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image of Christopher Street: vol. 2, #11, May 1978; Every Night Fever

Christopher Street: vol. 2, #11, May 1978; Every Night Fever

by Ortleb, Charles L. editor & publisher, Michael Musto. Dr. Dan William, Phyllis Chester, et al.

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1978
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New York: That New Magazine, 1978. Magazine. 64p., 8.5x11 inches, articles, reviews, news, photos, illustrations, ads, very good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps with crease on front cover. Cover story on hepatitis vaccine, a medical breakthrough for gay men. There was concern that these experiments on gay men between 1978 and 1981 may have had some relation to HIV.… Read more
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image of Christopher Street: vol. 2, #11, May 1978; Every Night Fever

Christopher Street: vol. 2, #11, May 1978; Every Night Fever

by Ortleb, Charles L. editor & publisher, Michael Musto. Dr. Dan William, Phyllis Chester, et al.

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Published
1978
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New York: That New Magazine, 1978. Magazine. 64p., 8.5x11 inches, articles, reviews, news, photos, illustrations, ads, very good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Cover story on hepatitis vaccine, a medical breakthrough for gay men. There was concern that these experiments on gay men between 1978 and 1981 may have had some relation to HIV.
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image of Journal of an Expedition to the Western Caroline Islands August 26 to October, 6, 1964. Reprinted with index September 1976

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness / National Institutes of Health, 1976. Paperback. Reprint: 123p., plus substantial geographical and name indices, one illustration (line map of one island), softbound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue wraps (spine and cover titling). Sound, clean and unmarked, a very good copy. Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns in Primitive… Read more
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image of An Annotated Bibliography of Studies in Handwriting Analysis Research. Prepared by the IGAS Research Department

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Chicago: International Graphoanalysis Society, 1970. Pamphlet. 30p., softbound, a 9x6 inch stapled pamphlet in plain printed grey wraps. Item is a bit crimped along the spinefold and the staples are rusted with migration. Else sound and clean and free of any markings. Most entries are in English but preparers include and provide summaries of publications in several European languages.… Read more
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image of Environmental Modification of Human Form and Function; The Problem of Coding in the Study of Patterning in Infancy of Nervous System Function. An Approach to the Study of Learning. A discourse at the First Plenary Session on Growth and Development, XIIth International Congress of Pediatrics, Mexico, D.F., December 1-7, 1968

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Mexico City [?]: International Congress of Pediatrics, 1968. Pamphlet. 14p., a single staplebound fascicle of standard size, 11x8.5 inch inches, text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms on alkaline paperstock. Good copy, we see nothing wrong with it, let's say very good. Uncredited, but possibly the actual publisher: Study of Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns in Primitive Cultures.… Read more
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