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Instead of a Book by a Man Too Busy to Write One. A Fragmentary Exposition of Philosophical Anarchism

by [ANARCHISM] TUCKER, Benj[amin] R[icketson]

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Published
1897
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Second Edition
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New York: Benj. R. Tucker, 1897. Second Edition. Octavo. Publisher's blue-gray cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine; blind-stamped decorative borders to front board; red edge-stain; frontispiece portrait; x,[1]-512,[1]pp. A typically worn copy; boards evenly rubbed and soiled, with board exposure at upper corners and mild fraying to spine ends; both hinges thinly cracked (but holding); text clean and… Read more
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cover of Politics of Human Liberation: Revolution Re-Assessed

Politics of Human Liberation: Revolution Re-Assessed

by [LIBERTARIAN SOCIALIST ORGANISATION]

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N.d. (ca 1979?)
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Brisbane: Libertarian Socialist Organisation, N.d. (ca 1979?). Octavo (21cm). Staple-bound pamphlet; pictorial card wrappers; 52pp; illus. Fine. Booklet containing the "four main statements outlining the political position of the Libertarian Socialist Organization," an Australian anarchist group, successor to the SMG (Self-Management Group) following the latter's disbandment in 1977.
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cover of The Attitude of Anarchism Toward Industrial Combinations

The Attitude of Anarchism Toward Industrial Combinations

by [ANARCHISM] TUCKER, Benjamin R.

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Published
1933
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Reprint
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Detroit: Laurance Labadie, 1933. Reprint. 16mo (13.5cm). Printed card wrappers; 14pp. Fine, unread copy. Reprints an article originally published by Tucker in 1903; adds a 1-pp introduction by Labadie, concluding: "...it is with the expectation of stimulating interest in this remarkable libertarian's principle work [sic], Instead of a Book...that this modest pamphlet is printed.
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cover of The Whippo-Wil. Vol. I, no. 3

The Whippo-Wil. Vol. I, no. 3

by [JUVENILE PERIODICALS] [ANARCHISM] LABADIE, Laurance (ed)

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1912
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Detroit: Labadie Shop, 1912. Single issue original, unbound condition. 12mo (18cm); 4pp (bifolium). On newsprint. Mildly tanned (but not fragile); light soil; horizontal fold, with a few tiny chips to margins; Very Good. Third issue (of four) of this extremely ephemeral, privately-circulated "newspaper," produced by a 13-year-old Laurance Labadie on the premises of his father's (Jo Labadie) anarchist print… Read more
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cover of The Revolutionary Movement in Spain

The Revolutionary Movement in Spain

by [SPANISH CIVIL WAR] "M. DASHAR" (pseud Helmut Rüdiger)

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[1934]
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First Edition
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New York: Libertarian Publishing Society, [1934]. First Edition. 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed paper wrappers; 24pp. Text paper tanned and slightly fragile with shallow stains in margins; chipped at corners (without loss to text), front wrapper partially split at spine-fold, but still attached; a complete, sound copy, no better than Good. Covers the anti-fascist uprisings in Spain in December, 1933… Read more
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cover of Instead of a Book by a Man Too Busy to Write One. A Fragmentary Exposition of Philosophical Anarchism

Instead of a Book by a Man Too Busy to Write One. A Fragmentary Exposition of Philosophical Anarchism

by [ANARCHISM] TUCKER, Benj[amin] R[icketson]

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Published
1893
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First Edition
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$650.00

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New York: Benj. R. Tucker, 1893. First Edition. Octavo. Publisher's blue-gray cloth boards, lettered in gilt on spine; blind-stamped decorative borders to front board; red edge-stain; frontispiece portrait; x,[1]-512,[1]pp. A tight, fresh copy, lightly rubbed at joints and extremities and with a brief marginal tissue repair to pp.249/250 (not approaching text); Very Good or better, with the publisher's edge-stain… Read more
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cover of Tribune Anarchiste-Communiste. Bulletin des Anarchistes-Communistes. Run of 16 issues, 1973-79

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Paris: Imprimerie Ranchal, 1974-79. Sixteen issues in original wrappers. Issued irregularly. Format varies; mostly quarto, side-stapled wrappers (but 4 issues in digest format); ca. 32-48pp per issue. Minor external wear to a few early issues, overall Very Good or better, free of markings, significant soil or wear. Text entirely in French. Official organ of TAC, an anarchist-communist collective mostly… Read more
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cover of Sharing the Wealth: Nature's Own Law of Distribution

Sharing the Wealth: Nature's Own Law of Distribution

by RUSTGARD, John

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[1937]
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First Edition
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Babson Park, FL: Nidar Book Co, [1937]. First Edition. Octavo (20cm.); publisher's green gilt-lettered cloth; [8],184pp. Corners a bit bumped, contemporary bookseller rubberstamp to front pastedown and gift inscription to front free endpaper, else Very Good and sound overall. Proto-libertarian treatise by the Norwegian-born American politican. Rustgard began his career at the age of fifteen as a cabin boy… Read more
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cover of Introduction to Social Revolution

Introduction to Social Revolution

by [LIBERTARIAN COMMUNISM - SOCIAL REVOLUTION GROUP]

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(1976)
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London & Aberdeen: Social Revolution, (1976). Quarto. Staplebound pamphlet; pictorial paper wrappers; 12pp; illus. Clean, tight and unmarked; Near Fine. Introduction to the goals and principles of this British libertarian communist group centered in London and Aberdeen.
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cover of Students of Liberty

Students of Liberty

by [LIBERTARIANISM] READ, Leonard E.

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Published
1950
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First Edition
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Hastings-on-Hudson: Foundation for Economic Education, Inc, 1950. First Edition. 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 Mises,… Read more
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cover of Songs of the Desert [Limited Edition, Signed]

Songs of the Desert [Limited Edition, Signed]

by LLOYD, J. William

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Published
[1905]
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First Edition
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Westfield, NJ: The Lloyd Group, Authors & Publishers, [1905]. First Edition. Limited to 500 copies of which this is no. 85. 12mo (17.5cm.); publisher's brown card wrappers printed in red and black, French flaps; 26pp. Signed by the author on front flap below colophon. Attractively printed book of poems by the individual anarchist, composed in 1903 at Point Eternity,… Read more
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cover of Medical Armageddon. Vols I and II. Behind the healthcare calamity of the Western world and how to fix it

Medical Armageddon. Vols I and II. Behind the healthcare calamity of the Western world and how to fix it

by CULBERT, Michael L.

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Published
1994
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First Edition
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San Diego: C and C Communications, 1994. First Edition. Octavo. Pictorial glossy card wrappers; 324pp. Mild external wear, with small creases and a bit of soil to covers; else Near Fine. Culbert a right-wing alternative health conspiracist, John Bircher, and one of the unindicted co-conspirators in the celebrated Laetrile smuggling bust of the 1970s; here inveighs against the US-led… Read more
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cover of The Psychology of Political Violence

The Psychology of Political Violence

by GOLDMAN, Emma

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N.d. (ca 1946-7)
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Indore: Modern Publishers, N.d. (ca 1946-7). 12mo. Staple-bound pamphlet; printed thick paper wrappers; [i]-viii, 41pp text + 19pp ads. Mild foxing and toning to page edges; Very Good or better. English-language Indian reprint of Goldman's essay, originally collected in her Anarchism & Other Essays (1910). This edition published by the great Indian libertarian pamphleteer Arya Bhavan, whose Libertarian Book… Read more
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cover of Toward World Security: A Program for Disarmament. Institute for Policy Studies Issue Paper

Toward World Security: A Program for Disarmament. Institute for Policy Studies Issue Paper

by RAVENAL, Earl C. (et al)

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N.d. (ca 1979)
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First Edition
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Washington DC: Institute for Policy Studies, N.d. (ca 1979). First Edition. Quarto. Staple-bound printed wrappers; 28pp. Near Fine. Dated from text. Ravenal (b. 1931), noted libertarian scholar and long-time fellow at the Cato Institute.
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cover of The Brownstone [Six Issues, Mar-Nov 1963]

The Brownstone [Six Issues, Mar-Nov 1963]

by [ANARCHISM] [ANARCHIST PERIODICALS] RICHMAN, V.L.

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Published
1963
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New York: V.L. Richman, 1963. Six issues. Quarto (14" x 8-1/2"). Original corner-stapled sheets; mimeographed; each issue 6pp. Horizontal folds for mailing, else Very Good to Fine. Six representative issues, including the scarce inaugural number, of this individualist anarchist semi-monthly, which ran to a total of 23 issues, ceasing publication in 1965. An eccentric and ephemeral publication, described on… Read more
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cover of These Times - Vol.1, No.1 (January 1, 1932)

These Times - Vol.1, No.1 (January 1, 1932)

by SPRINGER, Walter (editor); HAZLITT, Henry, Benjamin DeCasseres, B.J. Terhune, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1932
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New York: These Times Publishing Company, 1932. Quarto (28.25cm); illustrated wrappers, stapled; 16pp; illus. Light wear to extremities, a few faint stains to margins, with archivally mended tears to right edge of first four pages; Very Good+. Premiere issue of this scarce Libertarian publication, with contributions by Benjamin DeCasseres ("The Blueprint Mind of Herbert Hoover"), Henry Hazlitt ("Shall We… Read more
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cover of The Dead of Spring

The Dead of Spring

by GOODMAN, Paul

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Published
1950
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First Edition
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Glen Gardner, NJ: Libertarian Press, 1950. First Edition. Ocatvo. Comb-bound pictorial thick card wrappers; 200pp. Small chip to front wrapper at corner of bound edge; text browned (but not brittle); Very Good. 2000 copies printed. Among the author's scarcer titles.
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cover of Poem

Poem

by HUGGON, Jim

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Published
1973
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Limited Edition
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London: Kropotkin's Lighthouse, 1973. Limited Edition. Second, "enlarged" edition of 200 numbered copies. Quarto (25cm); mimeographed sheets stapled and tape- bound at upper edge; 15pp; illus. Fine. Poems on anarchist themes.
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cover of Libertarian Readings: A Short Anthology

Libertarian Readings: A Short Anthology

by HUGGON, Jim (ed)

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Published
1973
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Second Edition
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London: Kropotkin's Lighthouse, 1973. Second Edition. Quarto (23cm). Mimeographed sheets, stapled and tape-bound along upper edge. Fine condition. Collection of anarchist passages from the works of William Blake, Percy Shelley, DH Lawrence, Joe Hill, Bartolomeo Vanzetti, Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, Gerrard Winstanley.
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cover of No. 14,630: Worse! And More Of It! Schools, Socialism, Lynchings, Ministers, Catholics, Negroes, Revolution, England

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Sykesville, MD: Francis B. Livesey, [ca 1905]. Broadside, 17" x 5-12". Printed recto-only; text in single column beneath three-line headline; signed in type by author/publisher below text. Old folds; single, brief split at left margin (no loss of text); marginal toning; Very Good. Eccentric broadside from the apparently indefatigable pamphleteer and libertarian rabble-rouser of Sykesville, Maryland, who reputedly authored,… Read more
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