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cover of Political Speeches and Debates of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas 1854-1861

Political Speeches and Debates of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas 1854-1861

by Lincoln, Abraham; Douglas, Stephen A.

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Published
1900
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Very Good
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First Edition Thus
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Chicago: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1900. viii, 555, (2) pp, 5 unnumbered leaves of plates. Originally published: Battle Creek, Mich. : International Tract Society, 1895./ [2] p. of the publisher's advertisements at end. Includes index. Bound in publisher's red cloth with gilt lettering, Very Good, rubbing to cloth at joints and edges, internally clean, tight, and unmarked.. First… Read more
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cover of The History of Florence, and of the Affairs of Italy, from the Earliest Times to the Death of Lorenzo the Magnificent; Together with The Prince , and Various Historical Tracts. A New Translation (Bohn's Standard Library)

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London: Henry G. Bohn, 1854. Bound in original green embossed cloth, spine titled in gilt, publisher's advertising end papers, the small ticket of Mrs. Mary C. Blake front paste down. Very Good, toning at front end pages only, light soiling, name in pencil top edge of title page, 2 pages of Index detached.. xx, 522 pages. Uncommon in collectible condition… Read more
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cover of {From the Library of Nobel Prize Winner Elinor Ostrom}  Reform of Metropolitan Governments Together with Metropolitanization and Public Services

{From the Library of Nobel Prize Winner Elinor Ostrom} Reform of Metropolitan Governments Together with Metropolitanization and Public Services

by Lowdon Wingo, Series Editor

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: Resources for the Future, Inc., 1972. Nos. 1 and 3 in a series on The Governance of Metropolitan Regions. Both titles from the library of Elinor Ostrom, to date still the only woman to win the Nobel Prize for Economics, with her address labels at half-title pages of each book. Both are Very Good, wrappers rubbed, No.1… Read more
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cover of Satyre Ménippée, de la Vertu du Catholicon d'Espagne, et de la tenue des Etats de Paris. Derniere Edition. Three Volumes

Satyre Ménippée, de la Vertu du Catholicon d'Espagne, et de la tenue des Etats de Paris. Derniere Edition. Three Volumes

by Anonymous

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Published
1752
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Very Good Plus
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Last Editiopn
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Published by chez les héritiers de Matthias Kerner, A Ratisbone, 1752. Complete with all engravings, including 2 fold-out engravings. xxxvi, 464, (4), 522, (38), 920, 596, (34) pp. In contemporary mottled calf, the backs restored at a later date and with fresh gilt titles, a Very Good Plus set, toning at end papers only. Interiors clean and bright. Written in… Read more
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cover of Ding Goes to Russia

Ding Goes to Russia

by Darling, Jay N. (Ding)

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Published
1932
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York and London: Whittlesey House, 1932. Jay N. "Ding" Darling (1876-1962) was a 2-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning and a noted conservationist, for whom the J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge on Sanibel Island in Florida is named. SCARCE in the First Edition. Very Good, lacking the dust jacket, red lettering at spine a bit… Read more
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cover of '41 and '42 A. D. ( Association Copy)

'41 and '42 A. D. ( Association Copy)

by Shoemaker, Vaughn; with a Foreword by Paul Scott Mowrer

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Published
1942
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Chicago: The Chicago Daily News , 1942. Association Copy, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY ARTIST Vaughn Shoemaker at front end page -" To E. C. Hayes with Best Wishes Shoemaker". E. C. (Billy) Hayes was the track coach at Indiana University from1924-43, where he won eight Big Ten cross country titles and three NCAA crowns, five Big Ten track titles and… Read more
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cover of (Original Protest Poster) FREEZE RENTs - STOP EVICTIONS - Tenants Day '81, Nov. 14, 1981 Provo Park

(Original Protest Poster) FREEZE RENTs - STOP EVICTIONS - Tenants Day '81, Nov. 14, 1981 Provo Park

by Berkeley Tenants Union; Doug Minkler, Artist

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
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First Printing
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Berkeley, CA: Doug Minkler, 1981. "Celebration & Rally - Music by Orquestra Sabrosita - Attend the Rent Board Public Hearing -City Hall Stop the General Rent Hike for 1982. For more information call the Berkeley Tenants Union - 843-6601". "(c) D. Minkler" in an inverted triangle printed in black at the bottom right. BTU house logo printed in black… Read more
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cover of The Letters of Horace Walpole Fourth Earl of Orford.  Nine Volumes, Complete

The Letters of Horace Walpole Fourth Earl of Orford. Nine Volumes, Complete

by Walpole, Horace; Edited by Peter Cunningham

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Published
1906
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Near Fine
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Later Edition
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Edinburgh: John Grant, 1906. With sixty-four steel engravings. Nine volumes in publisher's black cloth, gilt decoration front boards of the Walpole crest, with motto "Fai Quae Sentiat", top edges gilt. Near Fine, the usual slight toning at end papers, a few corners mildly bumped, period small bookseller's label rear past downs. A quite handsome set. Due to weight and volume,… Read more
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cover of Labour Party Song Book; Labour Anthems Traditional Songs & Community Favourites

Labour Party Song Book; Labour Anthems Traditional Songs & Community Favourites

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Published
1955
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Londini: The Labour Party, 1955. SCARCE. 58 pages in colorful stapled wrappers, contains words and music to 56 songs, includes one song in Esperanto, one in French, and two with alternative Welsh and English words. Near Fine, 2 pages loose from staples.. First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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cover of (Protest- Original poster)  End 20 Years of Israeli Occupation

(Protest- Original poster) End 20 Years of Israeli Occupation

by Design By Juan R. Fuentes

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
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First Printing
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San Francisco: November 29th Committee for Palestine , 1987. Original offset lithograph poster commissioned by the Committee for Palestine from noted Chicano social movements artist Juan R. Fuentes. A colorful poster of green, red, black, blue, yellow and white depicting 3 faces, the text inEnglish, Arabic, Spanish, and Hebrew. Near Fine, fainte creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped… Read more
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cover of ( Anti-Nuclear Protest poster) Non-Violent Blockade June 20 Lawrence Livermore Lab

( Anti-Nuclear Protest poster) Non-Violent Blockade June 20 Lawrence Livermore Lab

by J. Neel, Artist

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First Printing
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1983: No Publisher RARE. Original anti-nuclear protest poster for the 1983 June 20 blockade organized by Livermore Action Group, part of the International Day of Resistance, during which more than 1,100 protesters were arrested. Very Good, old tape marks and tape residue at corners, red "RUSH Greyhound Perishable" label at bottom edge, perhaps covering information about the blockade. Signed in… Read more
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cover of History of Labour in the United States. In Four Volumes

History of Labour in the United States. In Four Volumes

by Commons, John R.; Lescohier, Don D.; Brandeis, Elizabeth; Perlman, Selig; Taft, Philip

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Published
1941
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Near Fine
Edition
Fifth Printing
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New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1941. Volumes I and II are fifth printings, published 1940 and 1941. Vols. III and IV, First Printings, 1935. RARE as the complete set and and in lovely dust jackets, plus with a unique American labor provenance. Near Fine, stamps of "Federation of Glass, Ceramic, & Silica Sand Workers of America, Jan. 22, 1943" front… Read more
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cover of (Silkscreen Anti-Nuclear Poster)  No More Genocide In My Name

(Silkscreen Anti-Nuclear Poster) No More Genocide In My Name

by Insurgent Squeegee (Pseudonym of Lincoln Cushing)

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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Oakland, CA: Bay Area Coalition to Oppose War Preparations, 1980. Near Fine, 3/8" closed tear right side margin. faint small creases. " No More Genocide In My Name" quote from Holly Near's anti-war song. Followed by " The draft. Nuclear weapons. Nuclear power. Social services cutbacks. The "oil crisis." These are all parts of the same problem. Join us in… Read more
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cover of ( Political protest - Original poster) The Week of Solidarity With Palestinian and Lebanese People's Struggle

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United States: Iranian Student Association in U.S. and The Organization of Arab Students in U.S. and Canada RARE political protest poster, no artist, no place, no date, circa 1977, the year the United Nations declared November 29th to be International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. Text at bottom of poster reads "Nov. 1 - 5 … Read more
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cover of Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance

by Obama, Barack

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Published
1995
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9780812923438
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New York: Times Books, a Division of Random House, Inc., 1995. First Printing, with Random House number row 2-9 and First Edition stated. Fine in a Very Good Plus dust jacket, 1" closed tear with tiny chip at bottom edge front spine fold. President Barack Obama's SCARCE first book published two years before the start of his political career. .… Read more
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cover of ¿Que Hara Norteamérica?

¿Que Hara Norteamérica?

by Wallace, Henry A.; Traducione de la Sra. Carmen de la Mesa

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Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Mexican Edition
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Mexico: Publicaciones Panamericans , 1941. 2 preliminary leaves, 7-200 pages, 3 leaves, text in Spanish. Very Good, creases at top corners and bottom edge in margins. A SCARCE Wallace publication. . First Mexican Edition . Printed Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Junius. Stat Nominis Umbra. Two Volumes

Junius. Stat Nominis Umbra. Two Volumes

by JUNIUS [attributed to Sir Philip Francis].

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Published
1797
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Edition
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London: Printed By T. Bensley, for Vernor and Hood, 1797. Two volumes in contemporary speckled calf, gilt back with red morocco label. Very Good, prior owner name front paste downs, light wear to boards, toning at end pages from binding, scattered light toning throughout, joints showing wear with front joint Vol. I just starting to loosen.. Later Edition. Speckled Calf… Read more
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cover of Aphorismes politiques, traduits de l'anglais précédés d'une Notice sur la Vie et les Ouvrages de l'Auteur

Aphorismes politiques, traduits de l'anglais précédés d'une Notice sur la Vie et les Ouvrages de l'Auteur

by Harrington, J,(ames)

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Published
1795
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Paris: Didot Jeune, 1795. No date, circa 1795. Bound in contemporary quarter red morocco with tooling in blind and gilt, four raised bands ruled in gilt, marbled end papers and edges, ribbon marker. 102, 259, (2) pp. Very Good Plus, small rubs at corners, scattered light toning. James Harrington, (1611-1677), was a British political thinker and author, best known for… Read more
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cover of Spreading Germs of Hate

Spreading Germs of Hate

by Viereck, George Sylvester; with a Foreword by Colonel Edward M. House

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Published
1930
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Horace Liveright, 1930. RARE. With the ownership signature of F. W. Rueckheim, (1846-1937) , German immigrant and entrepreneur who is credited with inventing Cracker Jack, and who became the target of anti-German sentiments in 1917 when he was reported to the Secret Service for insulting the Illinois Militia. He was later cleared of those charges, having established his… Read more
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cover of The Best of Art Young

The Best of Art Young

by Young, Art; Introduction by Heywood Broun

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Published
1936
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Vanguard Press, 1936. SCARCE, especially so SIGNED BY ARTIST Art Young at front end page "Art Young August 1938 Bethel, Conn". Near Fine, prior owner name, end papers darkened at gutters, in a Very Good dust jacket, moderate wear and small chips at edges of front panel and spine ends. 3 preliminary leaves xi-xix pages, 1… Read more
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