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[Omaha: Klopp & Bartlett, ca 1908]. Hardcover. Sole edition. Octavo. Red cloth boards, lettered in black on spine and front cover; 229pp. Sturdy, clean and unmarked; a Very Good copy. Anti-socialist polemic by a proponent of laissez-faire economics: "...any interference with the management of private business on the part of government is a form of despotism and there… Read more
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A Dialogue on Academic Freedom and Student Unrest

by [FREE SPEECH - WISCONSIN]

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[Waukesha: 1970]: by the Author. Ephemera. Self-published exposé of left-wing bias in Wisconsin higher education, in the form of a series of reprinted letters between John C. Love, a conservative Waukesha attorney, and Reza Rezazadeh, chair of the History Department at Wisconsin State University-Platteville. Love accuses Rezazadeh of being "an activist who wants to use his teaching position as… Read more
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The Economic Theory of Socialism

by MANN, Maurice

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Published
1954
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Syracuse: Syracuse University Department of Economics, 1954. Pamphlet. Octavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed card wrappers; 20pp. Near Fine. No. 13 in "Publications of the Graduate Economics Seminar of Syracuse University." Mann (1930-1990) would go on to a prominent economic advisory position in the Nixon White House.
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Rome Stoops to Conquer

by BARRETT, E. Boyd

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Published
1935
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First Edition
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New York: Julian Messner, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. First printing. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 267pp. Quite near fine in the original dustwrapper which is slightly soiled with small chips and abrasions along margins with tape oxidations to jacket bottom edge verso; Very Good. An arch-conservative Catholic author celebrates the resurgence of the… Read more
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The Republican Bird Book, Being a Description of Members of the Family Republicanensis [Cover subtitle: A Study in Ornerythology]

by CROSS, Jack L. and Geoffrey L.; Bill Young, illus

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Published
1964
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Tucson, AZ: Laughing Gull Press, 1964. First Edition. Paperback. Unlimited Edition." 16mo (14cm.); publisher's white staplebound card wrappers illustrated by Bob Shaw; 56pp.; illus. throughout. Wrappers a bit toned with faint surface scratches, brief residue from previously removed sticker to upper cover, else Very Good. Pagination in descending order (misprint?).
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Why George Wallace Is the Man for America in 1972

by [WALLACE, George] NATIONAL WALLACE CAMPAIGN

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1972
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[Montgomery, AL: National Wallace Campaign], 1972. First Edition. Campaign literature supporting the segregationist Governor of Alabama in his unsuccessful bid for the Presidency on the Democratic ticket. OCLC locates two separately catalogued copies as of April, 2020, at UC Davis and Kansas. Octavo (23cm.); single leaf folded into eight-panelled pictorial brochure. Vertical fold, old ink note to rear panel,… Read more
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London: Conservative Political Centre, 1966. First Edition. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed paper wrappers; 14pp. Fine. On legal rights and responsibilities of British citizens below the age of majority. Brittan went on to serve as Home Secretary in Margaret Thatcher's government.
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The Conservative Faith in a Modern Age

by CLARKE, David. R.A. Butler, fwd

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Published
1948
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Lawrence: Conservative Political Centre, 1948. Pamphlet. Third impression. Octavo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed card wrappers; 38pp; illus. Covers a bit soiled and toned; text complete and unmarked; Very Good. A "re-statement in terms of the post-war world of the principles on which Conservative policy should rest..." (from foreword).
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The Spread of Towns. With a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Harold Macmillan, M.P.

by BLOCK, Geoffrey D.M.

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1954
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London: Conservative Political Centre, 1954. First Edition. Pamphlet. Staple-bound pamphlet. Octavo (22cm). Pictorial stiff card wrappers; 55pp. Light rubbing to covers, else clean, tight and unmarked; Very Good. Post-War study of British city planning from a Conservative viewpoint, emphasizing slum clearance, containing sprawl, and preserving agricultural properties.
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Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1960. First Edition. Pamphlet. Committee Print. Octavo (23.5cm). Staple-bound self wrappers; 38pp. Minimal external wear; three pages with brief blue ink marginalia; Very Good. Cold War report prepared under the chairmanship of James O. Eastland of Mississippi.
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Communist Political Subversion. The Campaign to Destroy the Security Programs of the United States Government

by U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES - COMMITTEE ON UN-AMERICAN ACTIVITIES

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Published
1957
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Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1957. First Edition. Pamphlet. Octavo (23.5cm). Staple-bound self-wrappers; 24pp. Staples removed, else Very Good, with text fresh and unmarked. Attack on the American Committee for Protection of the Foreign Born (ACPFB), which had been branded by HUAC as a Communist Front.
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Three Years Work. The record in brief of the Conservative and Unionist Government. November 1924-December 1927

by [NATIONAL UNION OF CONSERVATIVE AND UNIONIST ASSOCIATIONS]

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Published
1928
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London: National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations, 1928. Pamphlet. Eighth edition. Staple-bound pamphlet. Octavo (22cm). Mild external soil and wear; ink ownership mark to front cover ("M.S.M."); notations in same hand inside rear wrapper; Very Good. Resumé of the accomplishments of the post-WW1 British Conservative government in the areas of foreign affairs, colonial policy, national defence, trade, employment,… Read more
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Harvey's Weekly. Vol. 3, no. 21 (week ending May 22, 1920) - "Wilson Torpedoes His Own Party

by [AMERICAN PERIODICALS] HARVEY, George Brinton McClellan

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1920
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New York: North American Review Corporation, 1920. Paperback. Single issue of this journal of conservative opinion and politics, edited and published by the New York railway magnate, staunch anti-Wilsonian, and Ambassador to the United Kingdom under Harding, George B.M. Harvey. Harvey's Weekly ran from 1919-1921 as a continuation of his North American Review War Weekly, retaining the same America-first,… Read more
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Marauding vs. The Agrarian. No. 15

by [LIBERTARIANISM - MONTANA] HARTWICK, Tolley

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[Miles City, MT: by the Author; n.d. ca 1950-1960]. Ephemera. One in a series of populist, agrarian, anti-government / anti-tax polemics by this prominent Montana farmer, referred to in one 1924 newspaper as "The Montana Corn King." Calls out the vast millions of "unproductive" members of American society, in which he includes government officials, manufacturers of military goods, bomber-pilots,… Read more
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The New Deal in Money

by [NEW DEAL] [CRITICS] COUGHLIN, Rev. Charles E.

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Published
1933
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Royal Oak, MI: Radio League of the Little Flower, 1933. First edition. Paperback. Staple-bound pamphlet. Printed wrappers; 128p. Mild external wear, with toning to spine. Attack on New Deal policies by the Rush Limbaugh of his era.
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Harvey's Weekly. Vol. 3, no. 19 (week ending May 8, 1920) - "Pass the Knox Resolution!

by [AMERICAN PERIODICALS] HARVEY, George Brinton McClellan

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1920
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New York: North American Review Corporation, 1920. Paperback. Single issue of this journal of conservative opinion and politics, edited and published by the New York railway magnate and Ambassador to the United Kingdom under Harding, George B.M. Harvey. Harvey's Weekly ran from 1919-1921 as a continuation of Harvey's North American Review War Weekly, retaining the same America-first, anti-League of… Read more
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Harvey's Weekly. Vol. 3, no. 20 (week ending May 15, 1920) - "Answering the Unanswerable

by [AMERICAN PERIODICALS] HARVEY, George Brinton McClellan

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1920
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New York: North American Review Corporation, 1920. Paperback. Single issue of this journal of conservative opinion and politics, edited and published by the New York railway magnate, staunch anti-Wilsonian, and Ambassador to the United Kingdom under Harding, George B.M. Harvey. Harvey's Weekly ran from 1919-1921 as a continuation of Harvey's North American Review War Weekly, retaining the same America-first,… Read more
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Declaration of Principles

by [POLITICAL CONSERVATISM - COLORADO] Conservative Club of the University of Colorado

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1962
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Boulder: Conservative Club of the University of Colorado, 1962. Ephemera. 12mo bifolium; 4pp. Fine. Eleven-point Declaration of Principles of this student conservative society, clearly derived from Objectivist philosophy of Ayn Rand. Points include "Primacy of the Individual," "Self-Realization," "Objective Truth, Right, and Justice," "Equality and Inequality" ("we hold that all human beings are equal in dignity and rights, but… Read more
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Students of Liberty

by [LIBERTARIANISM] READ, Leonard E.

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Published
1950
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Hastings-on-Hudson: Foundation for Economic Education, Inc, 1950. First Edition. Pamphlet. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; 59pp. Small pencil scrawl to front wrapper, else Near Fine, with text clean, tight and unmarked. Extended tract on the principles of libertarian thought; an extension of his lectures in "Comparative Economic Systems" at University of Pittsburgh. Read, a disciple of Ayn Rand and Ludwig von… Read more
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One Thousand [1000] Homosexuals: Conspiracy of Silence, or Curing and Deglamorizing Homosexuals

by [LGBTQ+] [CONVERSION THERAPY] BERGLER, Edmund

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Published
1959
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Paterson, NJ: Pageant Publishers, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Lay treatise on conversion therapy by a Freudian psychoanalyst who was among the most publicly visible, if not most influential, opponents of homosexuality in the decade of the Fifties. Bergler took an aggressive approach to conversion, asserting that he could "cure" patients by "stripping the glamor from the disease...by measuring… Read more
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