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image of The WMA Bulletin, 1955 - 1959, 49 Issues, Plus 14 Pieces of Related WMA and Topic Records Ephemera

The WMA Bulletin, 1955 - 1959, 49 Issues, Plus 14 Pieces of Related WMA and Topic Records Ephemera

by Workers' Music Association

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$600.00

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London: Workers' Music Association, Ltd., 1955. Founded in 1936 by composer and radical Alan Bush, and still in operation, the Workers' Music Association has long been a beacon for the rights and music of workers. This collection consists of 49 issues of the WMA Bulletin from the years 1955 -1959; May-Dec, 1955 + Annual Report (9 issues); 1956, 11 issues… Read more
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image of Disc Collector; Official Organ of National Hillbilly Record Collectors' Exchange, ( 16 Issues),1951-1961, and  Disc Collector News Letter , Nos. 1-5, Jan. - Sept., 1964, with Related Ephemera

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Palmer, Michigan: National Hillbilly Record Collectorss Exchange, 1951. RARE. 16 issues of Disc Collecto; Official Organ of National Hillbilly Record Collectors' Exchange, later renamed Disc Collector: "The Country Record Collectors Bible". This mimeographed country and folk music journal which has been called a veritable "research discography". Published quarterly starting in 1951, the 16 issues are Vol. 1, Nos.1-4, 1951; Vol.… Read more
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image of SING OUT! The Folk Song Magazine; 115 Issues, (Including Complete Sets of  Vols. 5-20, 1955-1971)

SING OUT! The Folk Song Magazine; 115 Issues, (Including Complete Sets of Vols. 5-20, 1955-1971)

by Irwin Silber, Robert Wolfe (Editors)

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Published
1950
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$1,000.00

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New York: Peoples Artists Inc./ Sing Out! Inc. , 1950. 115 issues of this hugely influential folk music magazine, Includes complete runs for the years 1955-1971, Vols. 5-20, plus Vol.I, Nos. 2-4, 8,9,11 (1950-1951); Vol.2, Nos. 1-5, 9, 11 (1951-1952); Vol.3, Nos. 1-3, 5-11 (1952 -1953); Vol. 4.Nos. 1,2,4,6,7 (1954); and a few later issue, Vol. 26, 5 and 6… Read more
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image of ETHNIC; A Quarterly Survey of English Folk Music, Dance, and Drama. Vol.1, Nos. 1-4, January-Autumn, 1959 The Complete Issue, with Four Page ALS from Reg Hall to Irwin Silber , Dated 7/10/59

ETHNIC; A Quarterly Survey of English Folk Music, Dance, and Drama. Vol.1, Nos. 1-4, January-Autumn, 1959 The Complete Issue, with Four Page ALS from Reg Hall to Irwin Silber , Dated 7/10/59

by Peter Grant, Reg Hall, and Mervyn Plunkett, (Editors)

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$500.00

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London: Reg Hall, 1959. RARE. Only 4 numbers published during the course of 1959, still an influential and useful source in the early heydays of the folk music revival in England. Overall Near Fine, the summer issue with bottom corners creased, two of the four numbers with "return to Pete" in red ink front covers. Laid in a 4 page… Read more
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image of The Newsletter of the Folk Music Society of Sacramento, Sept. 1959 - Sept. 1962, 19 Issues

The Newsletter of the Folk Music Society of Sacramento, Sept. 1959 - Sept. 1962, 19 Issues

by Edited by Liz Lascola and Otto Rhoades

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Published
1959
Condition
Fine, as Issued
Edition
First Printing
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$200.00

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Sacramento, California: Folk Music Society of Sacramento, 1959. RARE. Nineteen separate issues - Vol. 1, Nos. 9,11; Vol.2, Nos. 2-5, 7, 11, 12; Vol.3, Nos. 2, 5-8; Vol. 4, Nos. 1-3, 5, 6. Spanning the period September 1959 through September, 1962. Mimeograph newsletters, each one or two pages, if two pages then stapled top left. Size 8 1/2" w x… Read more
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image of Folk Music, Volume 1, Nos. 1-5 and 7-11, with Folk Music, Ballads and Songs,  Numbers 1-3, New Series

Folk Music, Volume 1, Nos. 1-5 and 7-11, with Folk Music, Ballads and Songs, Numbers 1-3, New Series

by Dallas, Karl (Editor)

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
Item Price
$400.00

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London: K. F. Dallas, Ltd., 1963. Iconic early British folk music journal, founded and edited by Karl Dallas, British journalist, musician, author, playwright, peace campaigner, record producer, and broadcaster. An almost complete run, lacking only Vol. 1, No.6 (13 magazines in all). Published 1963-1965, Vol. 1, Nos. 1-5 and 7-11 of Folk Music, which in 1965 merged with Ballads… Read more
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image of Avant-Garde; Complete Set, 14 Issues

Avant-Garde; Complete Set, 14 Issues

by Ginzburg, Ralph (Editor)

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$300.00

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New York: Avant-Garde Media,, 1968. A complete 14 issue set of this influential counter-culture magazine, the first issue published in January 1968, the last in June 1971. Very Good to Near Fine, 7 of the issues with minor wear at spine ends, some with light foxing to covers, the thin magazines with slight waviness. Includes the iconic John Lennon, Marilyn… Read more
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image of RARE Complete Publication ) SPIN; The Folksong Magazine , Vol. 1, No.1, October 1961 - Vol. 9, No. 4, 1973 , 61 Complete Magazines

RARE Complete Publication ) SPIN; The Folksong Magazine , Vol. 1, No.1, October 1961 - Vol. 9, No. 4, 1973 , 61 Complete Magazines

by Beryl Davis, Editor

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$1,800.00

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Wallasey, Cheshire, England: Spin Publications , 1961. RARE. 61 magazines, the complete run of one of Britain's early and iconic folk music revival magazines. All are Near Fine to Fine. 10 issues each in the first 3 volumes, 6 each in Vols. 4-6, 5 issues in Vol, 7 (Nos. 5 and 6 in a combined issue), and 4 issues in… Read more
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image of Memory About Service, Friendship and You. Red Banner Pacific Ocean Fleet, Soviet Navy Photo Album  ( Black Sea,) with 15 SIGNED Pen and Ink Original Drawings of Warships

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Soviet Union , 1979. Dated 1979-1982, a unique and RARE Soviet sailor's photo album, 13 1/2" w x 9" h, in string-tied brown velvet over heavy cardboard. Containing 40 pp. of thick cardboard, with 140 black and white and 4 color photographs pasted in, and 4 B & W photos and 1 negative laid in. The album rendered unique… Read more
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image of Grove Press Film Catalog with Five Associated Pamphlets

Grove Press Film Catalog with Five Associated Pamphlets

by Grove Press Film Division

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Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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New York (1999): Grove Press Film Division RARE, Worldcat shows one institutional holding. No date (1971). Catalog of feature films, for rental and sale. 72 pages : illustrated with black and white photographs, with rental and sale prices, running times, and order numbers. The catalog Near Fine, lightly rubbed. Together with 5 pamphlets: a 6 page 4to pamphlet "Announcing Grove… Read more
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image of 1887 Eastman Business College Friendship Album augmented with Calligraphy Drawings and Original  Stamp Photographs]

1887 Eastman Business College Friendship Album augmented with Calligraphy Drawings and Original Stamp Photographs]

by Prosser, Clif. J. (Student); C.H. Gallup (Photographer)

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Published
1887
Condition
Very Good
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$600.00

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Poughkeepsie, NY, 1887. Flexible leather album, front cover stamped in gilt with title "Autographs" surrounded by gilt flourishes, spine decorated in gilt, all edges gilt. 98 pp, 19 of them blank, leaving 79 with manuscript and 78 signatures, 4 with writing in Japanese as well as English, 3 with full page calligrapic drawings of birds, with 38 photograps in the… Read more
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image of A Young Girl's Vernacular Photograph Album, 1922-1926,  Snapshots Including  Photos of Soldiers at Camp Knox ( Later Fort Knox ) Kentucky

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Lebanon, Indiana , 1926. Oblong photo album, 5 3/4" h x 8 " w, black cloth, embossed "Snap Shots" front cover, string-tied, 2-4 photos mounted per page on black paper with writing in white ink under approx. 50% of images. Owner name Louise Melvin, 1926, Lebanon, Indiana inside front cover. Very Good, some chipping to page edges. Contains 152 pictures,… Read more
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image of A Small Archive of 3 International Socialists Pamphlets;  Black Workers on the Move; Angola: The Struggle for Liberation; and The Two Souls of Socialism

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Highland Park, Michigan: International Socialists, 1970. "Black Workers on the Move", Anon., N.D., circa 1970, 16 pp.; "Angola: The Struggle for Liberation", Anon.,1976, 28 pp.; and "The Two Souls of Socialism", by Hal Draper, 4th printing, 1970, 32 pp. All arew Near Fine with prior owner name stamp front and/or rear wrappers. . First Edition. Pamphlet. Near Fine/No… Read more
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image of Telephone, Numbers 1, 3, 4, and 5

Telephone, Numbers 1, 3, 4, and 5

by Maureen Owen, Editor

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$800.00

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New York: The Poetry Project, 1969. 4 RARE early issues of this seminal poetry magazine founded in 1969 by Maureen Owen and printed at The Poetry Project. Numbers 1, 3, 4, and 5. No dates on 3 issues, published 1969-1972. Very Good overall, Issue 1, a 1" stain front wrapper, light foxing rear wrapper. Issue… Read more
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image of An Exceptional Collection of Eleven Rupert Hughes Books, with SIGNED AND INSCRIBED Presentations to Will H. Hays,  of Hollywood's  "Hays Code " Fame

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New York: Harpers, The Century Co., A.L Burt, Grosset & Dunlap , 1912. A wonderful collection of 11 Hollywood Association Copies. Rupert Hughes was the uncle of Howard Hughes and a prolific novelist, film director, and Oscar-nominated Hollywood screen writer. Will H. Hays managed Warren G. Hardings successful campaign for the Presidency of the U.S. and was subsequently appointed… Read more
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$2,500.00
image of Important Collection  of Robert K. Merton Books and Offprints  SIGNED AND INSCRIBED to a Colleague and Friend

Important Collection of Robert K. Merton Books and Offprints SIGNED AND INSCRIBED to a Colleague and Friend

by Robert K. Merton ( 1910-2003 )

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Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$4,000.00

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1946-1998: Various Publishers An important collection of 14 separately titled items, 7 books and 7 offprints, spanning the years 1946-1998, all SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by Robert K. Merton (RKM) to his former student, friend, colleague and noted sociologist Thomas Gieryn. Robert K. Merton is considered to be a founding father of modern sociology and the founder of the sociology… Read more
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image of Archive of Photographs and Letters - William K. Estes is Awarded the National Medal of Science By President Bill Clinton,  Tuesday, December 16, 1997

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Washington, D.C.: The White House, 1997. A unique personal archive of photographs and letters received by William K. Estes when awarded the President's National Medal of Science on December 16, 1997. Included are a SIGNED BY PRESIDENT CLINTON photograph of Estes receiving the medal from Clinton and a SIGNED BY VICE-PRESIDENT AL GORE photograph of Estes with Gore, and also… Read more
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image of A Small Archive of Three Typed Letters Signed on His U. S. Senate Stationery

A Small Archive of Three Typed Letters Signed on His U. S. Senate Stationery

by Senator Richard S. Schweiker

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Published
1969
Condition
Fine
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$75.00

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Washington, D.C.: Senator Richard S. Schweiker, 1969. An archive of three SIGNED typed letters from Schweiker to W. Carl Jackson, one dated 1969, two dated 1970, when Jackson was Director of Libraries at Penn State University. All three letters Fine, folded twice, stamped Received at bottom. Two of the letters are in regard to S.1519, a bill to establish… Read more
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image of Collection of Typophile Chap Book Commentaries  1940-1945

Collection of Typophile Chap Book Commentaries 1940-1945

by Bennett, Paul A.

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Published
1940
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First EditionThus
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$100.00

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Privately Printed for the Typophiles, 1940. 1940-1945. Eight Chap Book Commentaries #s 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13. All are Near Fine to Fine. . First EditionThus. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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image of Collection of Typophile Monographs 1942-1944

Collection of Typophile Monographs 1942-1944

by Various

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Published
1942
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First EditionThus
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$100.00

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Privately Printed for the Typophiles , 1942. 1942-1944. Five titles, Monographs # 3, 5, 9, 10, and 11. "An Interview with Archibald MacLeish" by Robert Van Gelder, 1942 at the Elm Tree Press, one of 325 copies; : "Let's give him Enough and On Time" 1943, one of 300 copies; "An A.B.C. Keepsake", Christmas 1944 at the Oxford Univ. Press,… Read more
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