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History, Sociology, Economy From Madden Books


Mexico: The Study of Two Americas

By Stuart Chase (Diego Rivera, illst)

Black net-grain cloth over boards, blind stamped pictorial design & letters on front cover, dark (once-gilt) letters on spine. Clean, covers & spine; some sunning on spine; scratch marks on back cover; chips at spine ends; tightly bound; 1 x 3 inch cut out of front paste down, board exposed; clean interior. Colored frontis and B/W illustrations by Diego Rivera. 8vo, 338 pp; biblio, index.


Science & Society, Winter 1949-50 (Vol XIV, No 1)

By Bernhard J. Stern (ed)

Side-stapled, in wraps. Lightly scuffed covers; 3/4" closed tear at front cover fore edge; 1/2" closed tear at spine tail; 1/4" closed tear at spine head; slight sunning at cover edges; tightly bound; clean interior. 8vo, 95 pp.


New Homes and Poor People: A study of chains of moves

By John B. Lansing, Charles Wade Clifton & James N. Morgan

Near Fine HC, no DJ. Tan cloth over boards, red panel, black letters. Bright, clean covers & spine; minor dust spotting on text block top edge - no other defects noted - tightly bound; crisp, clean interior. 8vo, 136 pp; index.


Colonial Development and Population in Taiwan

By George W. Barclay

1st edition. Near Fine HC, no DJ. Dark red cloth over boards, silver letters. Bright, clean covers and spine; very slightly rubbed at spine head corners; tightly bound; small area of acid stain from paper bookmark in gutter at pp 126/7; otherwise crisp, clean interior. 8vo, 274 pp; index, biblio.


Common Frontiers of the Social Sciences

By Mirra Komarovsky (ed)

1st edition. Very Good HC in Good DJ. Orange cloth over boards, black and silver titles. Bright, clean, square covers and spine; 1/32 inch spot on front cover (may be production error); tightly bound; slight fading on end papers at edges; owner signed name 'Charles H. Page' (UMass Soc prof and author) on front paste down; clean interior. DJ is clean, somewhat scuffed; sunned on spine; few small chips along edges; small label at lower spine (from professor's personal reference library). 8vo, 439 pp.


Slums of New York

By Harry Manuel Shulman

1st printing. Good+ HC, no DJ. Ex-library. Dark blue, rib-grain cloth over boards, gilt letters. Clean covers and spine; light scuffing; library name and DD number gilt stamped on lower spine; tightly bound; bookplate on front pastedown; front free end paper removed; small perforated stamp on title page; no other library markings; clean interior. 8vo, 394 pp; index.