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cover of The Masses - Vol.IV, No.VII (May, 1913)

The Masses - Vol.IV, No.VII (May, 1913)

by EASTMAN, Max (editor); SLOAN, John and Cornelia Barns (cover art)

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1913
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New York: The Masses Publishing Co, 1913. First Edition. Large quarto (34.5cm); pictorial wrappers, stapled; 20pp; illus. Trivial wear to extremities, one tiny edge tear, else very Near Fine. Contents include contributions by Max Eastman, Allan Benson, Hulbert Footner, July Curtis, Mary Field, John Reed, Eugene Wood, Harry Kemp, Robert Carlton Brown, and Ellis O. Jones, et al. Illustrations… Read more
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cover of The Masses - Vol.V, No.II (November, 1913)

The Masses - Vol.V, No.II (November, 1913)

by EASTMAN, Max (editor); SLOAN, John and Stuart Davis (cover art)

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1913
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First Edition
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New York: The Masses Publishing Co, 1913. First Edition. Large quarto (34.5cm); pictorial wrappers, stapled; 22pp; illus. Light wear to extremities, short tear and attendant crease to upper right corner of front wrapper; Near Fine. Contents include contributions by Max Eastman, Tod O'Sheel, Howard Brubaker, Inis Weed, Louise Carey, Horatio Winslow, James Henle, Robert C. Brown, Mary Heaton Vorse,… Read more
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cover of The Masses - Vol.IV, No.X (July, 1913)

The Masses - Vol.IV, No.X (July, 1913)

by EASTMAN, Max (editor); SLOAN, John and Stuart Davis (cover art)

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1913
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New York: The Masses Publishing Co, 1913. First Edition. Large quarto (34.5cm); pictorial wrappers, stapled; 20pp; illus. Light wear to extremities, faint finger-soil to upper right corner of front wrapper, with a small tear to left edge of rear wrapper, and a few creases to several page corners smoothed-out; Near Fine. Contents include poems by John Reed, Mary Field,… Read more
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cover of Kitabu Cha Jua - Vol.1, No.18 (Summer, 1974)

Kitabu Cha Jua - Vol.1, No.18 (Summer, 1974)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [POETRY] GONCALVES, Joe (editor)

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Published
1974
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First Edition
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San Francisco: Kitabu Cha Jua, 1974. First Edition. Quarto (27.25cm); pictorial wrappers, stapled; 80pp; illus. Light wear, toning, and dust-soil to wrappers, with several passages underlined (in ink) on pp.2-4; Very Good. Late issue of the successor publication to the Journal of Black Poetry. Contents include contributions by Faith Mitchell, Chaka Makumba, Nubia Kai, Kadifa Williams, Craig Lewis, Joe… Read more
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cover of PASS: A Journal of the Black Experience and Pan-African Issues - Vol.II, No.2 (Spring-Summer, 1977)

PASS: A Journal of the Black Experience and Pan-African Issues - Vol.II, No.2 (Spring-Summer, 1977)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] ANTHONY, Earl (editor)

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Published
1977
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First Edition
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Los Angeles: California State University, Los Angeles, 1977. First Edition. Quarto (28cm); pictorial card wrappers, stapled; 58,[2]pp. Light wear, dustiness, and a few faint creases to wrappers; contents clean; Very Good+. Late issue of this quarterly journal published by the Pan-African Studies Department at CSU LA. Contents include an introduction by editor Earl Anthony, "The Tribalization of Niccolo Machiavelli… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XIII, No.3 (July-September, 1945)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XIII, No.3 (July-September, 1945)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [FERGUSON, Dutton] (editor); DECOVERLEY, Roy, May Miller, and George H. Atkinson, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1945
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New York: National Urban League, 1945. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[121],122-168; illus. Light wear and a few faint creases to wrappers, faint vertical bend at center; Very Good+. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of the literary… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.X, No.10 (October, 1932)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.X, No.10 (October, 1932)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] CARTER, Elmer Anderson (editor); BOND, Horace Mann, Anne Palmer, and Georgette Seabrooke, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1932
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First Edition
ISBN
2973013023253
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New York: National Urban League, 1932. First Edition. Slim quarto (28cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[297-301],302-325,[3]; illus. Light wear and handling, a few patches of surface wear to wrappers, with a few small tears and corner creases to text; Very Good or better. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXIII, No.1 (Winter, 1945)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXIII, No.1 (Winter, 1945)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [FERGUSON, Dutton] (editor); THOMAS, Jessie O., Madeline Aldridge, and Marjorie E. Greene, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1945
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New York: National Urban League, 1945. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; [1],2-56pp; illus. Light wear and faint creasing to wrappers, vertical bend at center, with some tanning to text edges; Very Good+. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXI, No.3 (July, 1943)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXI, No.3 (July, 1943)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [FERGUSON, Dutton] (editor); JOHNSON, Ernest E., Louis Martin, and Pauline Redmond Coggs, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1943
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New York: National Urban League, 1943. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[97],98-144; illus. Light wear to extremities, faint vertical bend at center, with a few small creases; Very Good+ or better. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXVI, No.1 (Winter, 1948)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXVI, No.1 (Winter, 1948)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] FERGUSON, Dutton (editor); STAPLES, Mildred, John Garfield, and Louis B. Seltzer, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1948
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First Edition
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New York: National Urban League, 1948. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; [1],2-32pp; illus. Light wear and handling to wrappers, two faint vertical bends; Very Good or better. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of the literary and artistic… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XVI, No.10 (October, 1938)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XVI, No.10 (October, 1938)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] CARTER, Elmer Anderson (editor)

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Published
1938
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First Edition
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New York: National Urban League, 1938. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[289],290-320; illus. Light wear to extremities, faint vertical bend at center, with a few corner creases; Very Good+ or better. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XI, No.4 (April, 1933)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XI, No.4 (April, 1933)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] CARTER, Elmer Anderson (editor); BROWN, Sterling, Charles H. Houston, and Minnie Hite Moody, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1933
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First Edition
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New York: National Urban League, 1933. First Edition. Slim quarto (28cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[99-101],102-126,[2]; illus. Light wear and handling, a few faint creases, and a pair of faint, shallow stains to right edge of front wrapper; Very Good+. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XVI, No.5 (May, 1938)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XVI, No.5 (May, 1938)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] CARTER, Elmer Anderson (editor); WALKER, Margaret, Effie Carrow, and Anita Scott Coleman, et al. (contributors)

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1938
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First Edition
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New York: National Urban League, 1938. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[129],130-160; illus. Light wear, dust-soil, and a few tiny stains to wrappers; vertical crease at center; Very Good+. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of the literary… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XI, No.1 (January, 1933)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XI, No.1 (January, 1933)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] CARTER, Elmer Anderson (editor); HUGHES, Langston, Arthur Huff Fauset, Alain Locke, and Pearl S. Buck, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1933
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First Edition
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New York: National Urban League, 1933. First Edition. Slim quarto (28cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; [5],6-28,[4]pp; illus. Wrappers detached but present, edgeworn and a little sunned, with a faint vertical bend at center, a few tiny stains, and some biopredation along lower right edge of rear wrapper; contents clean, complete; Good. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.X, No.6 (June, 1932)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.X, No.6 (June, 1932)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] CARTER, Elmer Anderson (editor); HUGHES, Langston, Sterling Brown, and James Weldon Johnson, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1932
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First Edition
ISBN
1611651661919
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$200.00

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New York: National Urban League, 1932. First Edition. Slim quarto (28cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[161-165],166-191,[9]; illus. Modest wear to extremities, faint vertical bend at center, with heavier wear and some shallow loss to lower left corner; pencil marginalia to left margin of rear wrapper; Very Good. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National… Read more
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cover of Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXII, No.4 (Fall, 1944)

Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life - Vol.XXII, No.4 (Fall, 1944)

by [AFRICAN AMERICANA] [FERGUSON, Dutton] (editor); JOHNSON, Reginald, Ruth Albert Cook, and Fanny McConnell, et al. (contributors)

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Published
1944
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First Edition
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New York: National Urban League, 1944. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; pp.[149],150-196; illus. Light wear and creasing to wrapper extremities, faint vertical bend at center; Very Good+. Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of the literary and artistic… Read more
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Whole Earth Catalog - January, 1971

by [ENVIRONMENTALISM] [DIY] [BRAND, Stewart]

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Published
1971
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First Edition
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Menlo Park, CA: Portola Institute, Inc, 1971. First Edition. Tabloid (36.5cm); original newprint wrappers, stapled; 48pp; illus. Light toning and dustiness to wrappers, tiny creases to upper corners, with contemporary mailing label on rear wrapper; Very Good+. Early issue of this counterculture magazine/catalog, focused on self-sufficiency, ecology, and the DIY ethos. The long-running publication was the brainchild of Stewart… Read more
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Whole Earth Catalog - July, 1970

by [ENVIRONMENTALISM] [DIY] [BRAND, Stewart]

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Published
1970
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First Edition
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Menlo Park, CA: Portola Institute, Inc, 1970. First Edition. Tall quarto (37cm); pictorial newsprint wrappers, stapled; 56pp; illus. Subtle toning and dustiness to wrappers, else Near Fine. Early issue of this counterculture magazine/catalog, focused on self-sufficiency, ecology, and the DIY ethos. The long-running publication was the brainchild of Stewart Brand, which ran from September, 1968 off and on until… Read more
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Whole Earth Catalog [Complete Year, 1970]

by [ENVIRONMENTALISM] [DIY] [BRAND, Stewart]

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Published
1970
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First Edition
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$450.00

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Menlo Park, CA: Portola Institute, Inc, 1970. First Edition. First Printings, with exception to the Spring issue (third printing). Six tall quarto issues (36.75cm); original pictorial wrappers, stapled; (January) 56; (March) 56; (Spring) 144; (July) 56; (September) 56; (Fall) 144pp; illus. Trivial wear to extremities, touch of dust-soil and subtle toning to wrappers on four issues; overall, a fresh,… Read more
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cover of The New International. A Monthly Organ of Revolutionary Marxism. Volume XV, January to December 1949

The New International. A Monthly Organ of Revolutionary Marxism. Volume XV, January to December 1949

by [FOURTH INTERNATIONAL] SCHACHTMAN, Max (et al, eds)

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Published
1949
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New York: New International Publishing Company, 1949. Bound volume for 1949. Quarto (27cm), publisher's red cloth-covered boards. Contains 8 issues (no issues were published for May, June, October or November). Occasional splits at gutter, with text moderately tanned throughout; all issues present and complete, in Good or better condition with original wrappers present. Includes index at head of text.… Read more
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