Japanese American from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB

cover of Re/Search #1

Re/Search #1

by Vale, V. editor

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Published
1980
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San Francisco: Rough Trade, 1980. Newspaper. 32, [4]p., folded tabloid newspaper format, illus., worn, toned and chipped, paper fragile, 6 inch split along fold on both wraps, a reading copy only. First issue of the underground punk and counterculture newspaper from the long-time San Francisco publisher. Interviews with the Slits, Octavio Paz, Julio Cortazar, Cabaret Voltaire, Sun Ra, Soldier… Read more
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cover of The Sayings of Chairman Hayakawa

The Sayings of Chairman Hayakawa

by Hayakawa, S. I., written & oral quotations. Richard Paris and Janet Brown, compilation and caption commentary. Roberta Christiansen, cartooning

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Published
1969
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$25.00

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San Francisco: Janet Brown and Richard Paris, 1969. Pamphlet. [40]p., a copyshop pamphlet in untrimmed 8.5x5.5 inch wraps, texts reproduced from typescript, covers sunned and damp-stained with a touch of mildew to back cover. As is, a fair-only copy of an item issued in support of the student/faculty strike at San Francisco State College in 1968-69, when Hayakawa switched… Read more
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cover of Gidra. (January 1973)

Gidra. (January 1973)

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Published
1973
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$75.00

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Los Angeles: Gidra, Inc, 1973. Newspaper. Single issue of the radical Asian-American newspaper, 24p., horizontal fold, mild toning. Front cover by Alan Takemoto.
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cover of Suspended: growing up Asian in America

Suspended: growing up Asian in America

by Uyeda, Clifford I.

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Published
2000
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$12.00

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San Francisco: National Japanese American Historical Society, 2000. Paperback. 247p., wraps, illus., very good condition.
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cover of America on trial!

America on trial!

by Tanaka, Richard Koichi

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Published
1987
ISBN
9780806227832
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$12.00

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New York: Carlton Press, 1987. Hardcover. 176p., very good condition in like dj. Dj subtitle: "Beginning of Japanese in America, evacuation and its effects on future generations of Japanese Americans
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cover of The river of heaven

The river of heaven

by Hongo, Garrett

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Published
1990
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$12.00

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New York: Alfred A.. Knopf, 1990. Paperback. 67p., very good in wraps. Japanese American poet.
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cover of Re/Search #3: An International Bimonthly

Re/Search #3: An International Bimonthly

by Vale, V. editor

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Published
1988
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$25.00

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San Francisco: Searchlight Publications, 1988. Newspaper. [36]p., folded tabloid newspaper format, profusely illus., evenly toned else very good condition. Later reprint, first published in 1981 by Rough Trade. Underground punk and counterculture newspaper from the long-time San Francisco publisher. Includes Kathy Acker's "Ali and the Mosque," interviews with Joe Dante and Flipper, articles on Fela Kuti, S&M, and much… Read more
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cover of Jade: an Asian American magazine: volume 3 no. 2 (December 1979)

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Los Angeles: Jade Publication Corp, 1979. Magazine. 46p., 8.5x11 inch magazine, illustrated with b&w photos and ads, old mailing label on cover. Cover photo of Senator Daniel Inouye.
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cover of The mountains remain

The mountains remain

by Tasaki, Hanama

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Published
1952
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$20.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company/The Riverside Press, 1952. Hardcover. 408p.,mildly shelfworn hardcover in edgeworn dustjacket. The Hawaiian-born, Oberlin-educated author went to Japan in 1936, "intending to throw myself bodily into the progressive movement," before being conscripted into the army for the duration of the war. This second novel describes the chaos of postwar Japan.
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cover of Aaron's Guide to Getting Girls

Aaron's Guide to Getting Girls

by Mew, Aaron

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Published
2000
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$22.00

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n.p.: Self-published by the author, 2000. Staplebound. [14p.], staplebound zine, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good. Collection of mini-comics from an Asian American comic book artist from Hawai'i. No copies found in the OCLC as of July 2022.
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cover of Naoto Nakagawa: Recent Paintings 1985-91

Naoto Nakagawa: Recent Paintings 1985-91

by Nakagawa, Naoto

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Published
1991
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$18.00

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Tokyo: Fuji Television Gallery Co., Ltd, 1991. Paperback. 47p., paperback, 8.75x10.75 inches. Illustrated profusely with Nakagawa's paintings. Bilingual text in English and Japanese. Small tear across spine of catalog, else very good. Nakagawa was born in Japan in 1944 and attended Naniwa Art University before moving to the United States and settling in New York City where he taught… Read more
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cover of Silent Strength; annotated by Kunihiro Shudo

Silent Strength; annotated by Kunihiro Shudo

by Masumoto, David Mas

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Published
1985
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$35.00

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Tokyo: New Currents International Co, 1985. Paperback. viii, 90p., paperback, 5.75x8.25 inches. Light crease in upper left corner of rear cover, else very good. English edition directed towards Japanese readers with explanations of idiomatic phrases and other historical context. New current novels, #4. Masumoto is a Japanese American writer and farmer who is based outside of Del Rey, California.… Read more
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cover of Yoisho!: An Anthology of the Japantown Art and Media Workshop

Yoisho!: An Anthology of the Japantown Art and Media Workshop

by Kubo, Keiko; Kubota, Warren; Leong, Jeff; Miyasato, Hayami; Morizawa, Grace; Oyama, Richard; Tabios, Presco; Tatsuno, Sheridan; Togashi, John; Yamamoto, Doug

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780960641000
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$27.00

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San Francisco: Japantown Art and Media Workshop, 1983. Paperback. 70p., paperback, 5.5x8.5 inches. Neat ownership signature inside cover, else very good. Featuring contributions from Bay Area-based poets, writers, and artists.
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cover of Passover

Passover

by Kometani, Foumiko

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Published
1989
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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1989. Hardcover. 148p., first edition, very good condition in an unclipped dj with a sticker shadow on the front panel. Two novellas by the Japanese American author, one about a Japanese woman who immigrates to America and marries a Jewish man, the other about a family raising a child with brain damage. … Read more
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cover of San Jose Sumo Basho 1993

San Jose Sumo Basho 1993

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Published
1993
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San Jose: n.p., 1993. Staplebound. [40p.], staplebound pamphlet, 8.5x11 inches, very good. Illustrated profusely with b&w photographs, advertisements from Bay Area businesses. No copies found in OCLC as of July 2022.
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cover of The Buddhist Holidays

The Buddhist Holidays

by Shibata, Rev. George E.

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Published
1974
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n.p.: Buddhist Churches of America, 1974. Staplebound. 25p., staplebound pamphlet, 5.5x8.5 inches. Small scar at top edge of front cover, else very good.
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cover of Short Talks on Buddhism

Short Talks on Buddhism

by Shinkaku, ed

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Published
1959
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$15.00

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Honolulu: Takiko Ichinose, 1959. Paperback. 85p., paperback, 5.5x8 inches. Light soiling to wraps with black box drawn on cover, small stain on fore-edge of text block, else very good.
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cover of Group Show, January 30-February 20, 1982: Arman, Brice Marden, Frank Stella, Jasper Johns, Richard Serra, Tadaaki Kuwayama, Mitsuo Kano, Noriyuki Haraguchi

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Tokyo: Akira Ikeda Gallery, 1982. Paperback. [24p.], paperback, 8.75x10.75 inches. Light handling wear to wraps, ex-libris stamp inside cover, else very good.
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cover of Robert T. Matsui: Late a Representative From California; Memorial Addresses and Other Tributes

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Washington DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2006. Hardcover. vii, 158p., black boards, title gilt on spine, 6x9.25 inches, very good.
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cover of Optic Nerve #5

Optic Nerve #5

by Tomine, Adrian

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Published
2005
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Montreal: Drawn and Quarterly, 2005. Staplebound. 25p., staplebound comic, 6.75x10.25 inches. Second printing, October 2005. Comic about an author living in San Francisco. Tomine is a fourth-generation Japanese American cartoonist and illustrator who was born in Sacramento in 1974. He studied English at UC Berkeley, and his work has appeared frequently in the New Yorker.
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