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Signaletic Instructions including the Theory and Practice of Anthropometrical Identification, Translated from the latest French edition.

by Bertillon, Alphonse; Edited under the supervision of Major R. W. McLaughry

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1896
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition in English
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$500.00

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Chicago, New York, London: The Werner Company, 1896. "with 115 figures, plates, and tables, fully illustrating the Bertillon methods of measurement, description, and statement of peculiar marks...". First Edition in English, 1896. xx, 260 pp., 65 pp. of plates (some folded), 35 pp: illustrations, photographs, 8vo. Bound in publisher's contemporary brown half hard-grain morocco over pebbled brown morocco, marbled end… Read more
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Fighting the Traffic in Young Girls, or War on the White Slave Trade

by Bell, Ernest A.

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Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$150.00

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(Chicago): G. S. Ball , 1910. Bound in contemporary half crushed morocco over marbled boards, marbled edges. Very Good, edges of boards rubbed, front hinge just starting approx. top 1". 481 p., [32] p. of plates. . First Edition. Half Morocco. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Pioneer Swinger Number 1 ( Dallas - Ft.Worth)

by Neil Gray, Editor

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Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$75.00

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New York: Corydon Publications, Inc. No Date, circa early 1970s. 20 pp. in stapled wrappers. Fine, as issued. Loaded with classified advertisements for swingingers with black and white nude photographs, numerous ads for sex-related items. Named the Pioneer Swinger in honor of Eddie Abel, of "the Corydn Insider" fame. Intended for swingers in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area and members… Read more
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Transvestism) Femmemirror, Reflections of FemmePersonators. Numbers 1 and 2, January and February, 1962

by Prince, Virginia Charles ( Editor); Stevens, Barbara Elin (Contributor)

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Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing
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$250.00

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Los Angeles: Chevalier Publications / Publishers of TRANSVESTIA Magazine , 1962. RARE. The first two issues of this newsletter offshoot from the first transvestite magazine "Transvestia", founded by Virginia Charles Prince, considered the "Pioneer of the Transgender Movement". Printed on 8 1/2" x 14" paper, center-folded to make 8 1/2" x 7" booklets, stapled together top left, each issue… Read more
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The Peril and the Preservation of the Home Being the William L. Bull Lectures for the Year 1903

by Riis, Jacob A

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Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Co., 1903. SCARCE. Very Good in original dark blue cloth with gilt lettering, top edge gilt, the cloth a bit rubbed, prior owner name and bookstore stamp front end pages, bookseller code in ink rear paste down. 190 pp, illustrated with black and white photographs used by the author during his lecture. . First… Read more
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We are Many; An Autobiography

by Bloor, Ella Reeve; Introduction by Elizabeth Gurley Flynn

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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New York: International Publishers, 1940. RARE. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page - To Anna, Mother Ella Reeve Bloor". Very Good, lacking the dust jacket, spine a bit faded, browned spot pp. 36-37 from old bookmark. "Mother" Bloor was an American labor organizer and long-time activist in the socialist and communist movements and a member of the… Read more
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The Playboy Philosophy, Parts I- IV, Installments 1-22, Plus Installments 23-25; The Complete Issue in 25 Installment

by Hefner, Hugh

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1962
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Chicago: HMH Publishing Co., Inc. , 1962. RARE, the complete set of 25 installments. Part I, Installment 1-7, Part II, Installment 8-12, Part III, Installment 13-18, Part IV, Installment 19-22, Installments 23-25 each separate, stapled at top corner.. Index for parts I through IV included at the end of Part IV. These 25 installments reprinted and published as… Read more
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Social Theory and Social Structure

by Merton, Robert K. ( Nobel Prize Winning Economist Elinor Ostrom's Copy )

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Eighth Printing
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$150.00

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Glencoe, Illinois: The Free Press of Glencoe, 1963. SIGNED in pencil on front end page by Elinor Ostrom, to date the only woman to have won a Nobel Prize for Economics. The eighth printing of Merton's classic study, lacking the dust jacket, Near Fine, slight wrinkling to cloth at spine. SIGNED copies of Ostrom's own works or books from her… Read more
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Black Liberation - Now!

by Black Liberation Commission of the Progressive Labor Party

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Harlem, NY: Black Liberation Commission of the Progressive Labor Party , 1967. Near Fine, 24 pp. in stapled red wrappers, handwritten price of 35 cents front wrapper, small corner crease top corner. . First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Monopoly in the United States; Facts Revealed by the TNEC Investigation

by Labor Research Association

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Fine in Wraps, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: International Publishers .No date, circa 1942. Fine in stapled two-tone brown wrappers, 48 pp. . First Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Fine in Wraps, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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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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Sex and Repression in Savage Society

by Malinowski, Bronislaw

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Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. Ltd., 1927. Very Good, board soiled and rubbed at the tips, chips to cloth at spine ends, prior owner name front end page, small number stamped rear paste down. Binding solid and text clean and unmarked. Malinowski's classic critique of psychoanalysis. International Library of Psychology, Philosophy and Scientific Method. . First Edition. Cloth.… Read more
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The Circular and later, Oneida Circular ( 10 Issues 1870-1875 )

by John Humphrey Noyes, Editor

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Published
1870
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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Oneida, NY: Oneida Community, 1870. Ten issues in all, two of "The Circular", Vol. VI, No. 43, Jan. 10, 1870 and Vol. VII, No. 24, Aug. 29, 1870, and eight of "Oneida Circular", New Series, Vol. VIII, Nos. 27 and 50, Jul.3 and Dec. 11, 1871, Vol. VIX, Nos. 29 and 39, Jul. 15 and Sept. 23, 1872, Vol. XI,… Read more
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The Circular ( 12 Issues, 1852-1853 )

by John Humphrey Noyes and G. W. Noyes, Editors

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1852
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$450.00

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Brooklyn, New York, 1852. 12 issues 1852-1853, with 2 being duplicate issues, all Very Good to Near Fine, 4 issues with period prior owner names at top front, some creasing, some light toning and a few issues with notebook holes at spine. Includes Vol. I, Nos. 16 and 18, Feb. 22 and Mar. 14, 1852, Vol. II, Nos. 4,… Read more
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The Anti-Capitalistic Mentality

by von Mises, Ludwig

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Published
1956
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$450.00

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Princeton, N.J.: D. Van Nostrand Company, 1956. First Printing, no additional printings stated. Fine, prior owner initials front paste down, in a Very Good Plus dust jacket, usual fading to spine, light rubbing at the tips, small chips at spine ends. . First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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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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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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Professional Ethics and Civic Morals (Robert K. Merton's Copy)

by Durkheim, Emile; Translated by Cornelia Brookfield

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Published
1958
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$75.00

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Glencoe, Illinois: The Free Press, 1958. From the library of noted sociologist Robert K. Merton, with original invoice from publisher addressed to Merton laid in. Fine in Very Good dust jacket, chipped at spine ends. First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Essays on Interpretation in Social Science

by George Simmel

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780847661930
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$100.00

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Totowa, NJ: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, 1980. Review Copy, with publisher's Review slip laid in. Near Fine, prior owner name stamp front end page and fore edge, tidy pencil underlining first 60 pp. In a Very Good dust jacket, spine sunned, rear flap torn at fold, smaller tears. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man

by McLuhan, Marshall

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Published
1964
Condition
Fine
Edition
Third Printing
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$100.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1964. Third Printing, 1964 stated at copyright page. Fine in the original white cloth, in a Near Fine dust jacket, tiny rub at rear spine edge. A quite handsome copy of McLuhan's piooneering classic.. Third Printing. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Etudes Penales et Sociales

by Tarde, G.

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Dale Steffey Books
Published
1892
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$200.00

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Lyon/ Paris: A. Storck/ G. Masson, 1892. RARE, OCLC lists 1 copy. in Bibliotheque Nationale. Rebound in dark blue cloth with black cloth at spine, a bit sunned. Text in French. Very Good, book plate and small church stamp front end pages, contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. Original wrappers bound in at rear show date of 1894, indicating this… Read more
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