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Toil and Trouble: A History of American Labor

By Brooks, Thomas R

PB 12mo G/-- Index. 300 pages. 2nd printing. Scuffing + small creases on wraps; crease at front wrap/spine hinge; slight age darkening to text page edges; tight; clean interior.


Red, White and Blue-Collar Views: A Steelworker Speaks His Mind about America

By LaVelle, Michael

HB 8vo VG/G 1st Ed. 212 pages. Stated 1st ed/1st printing. Black boards with quarter red cloth, silver letters. Very slight sunning along cover edges; price stamped on ffep; tight, clean. DJ has some scuffing; 3/4" closed tear; few small chips along edges.


The Decline Of Socialism In America, 1912-1925

By Weinstein, James

HB 8vo G/-- 1st Ed. Index. Bibliography. ExLib. 367 pages. Yellow-orange cloth boards with black letters. Some rubbing wear at spine ends, not frayed; few scuffing/soiling marks to covers; light sunning on spine; library label at base of spine; bp on fpd; library matter on rpd; split to super at tp, hinge weakened.


Workers' Control: A Reader on Labor & Social Change

By Hunnius, et al., Gerry

PB 12mo G/-- 493 pages. Lightly scuffed wraps; crease on spine; age darkened text pages; clean interior; tight.


Samuel Gompers; American Statesman

By Thorne, Florence Calvert

HB 8vo VG/G 1st Ed. Bibliography. 175 pages. Red leatherette boards with black letters. Minor rubbing at heel of spine, not split or frayed; tight clean. DJ has chips along edges; three 1" closed tears; some scuffing.


US Labor Unions Today: Basic Problems and Trends

By Mkrtchian, A

HB 8vo VG/G 1st Ed. 203 pages. Light tan cloth boards with black letters, gilt design. Bright, clean covers; slight sunning along bottom edge of covers and very slightly at spine; inscription on ffep; tight; clean interior. DJ has 3/4" closed tear at top front; few chips along edges; light scuffing.


Political Primer for All Americans

Pamphlet 12mo VG/-- 1st Ed. Illustrated. 20 pages. Tight; clean. Basics of campaigning and organizing the vote.


The Death of British Democracy: A Study of Britain's Political Present and Future

By Haseler, Stephen

HB 8vo NF/VG 1st Ed. Index. 262 pages. Black cloth boards with gilt letters. Bright, tight, clean; no defects noted. DJ has light sucffing; no tears or chips.


Labor and the American Community

By Bok & Dunlop, John T., Derek C

PB 8vo G+/-- Index. 542 pages. Later printing. Some rubbing wear to wraps and tape ghosts. Owner's name (small) on inside front wrap.


The Crisis of American Labor

By Lens, Sidney

PB 12mo VG/-- 1st Ed. Index. ExLib. 318 pages. 1st thus. Light wear to wraps; tight, clean. Lens frankly discusses the nature and causes of corruption in the unions and names those involved and responsible.Name of library on inside front cover and small round label on lower spine only library markings.


Clint: A Biography of a Labor Intellectual, Clinton S. Golden

By Brooks, Thomas R

HB 8vo VG/VG 1st Ed. Index. Bibliography. ExLib. 377 pages. Stated 1st ed. Blue cloth boards with gilt letters. Small research library stamp on top edge; paper ghost on rpd; no other library markings - appears uncirculated; bright, crisp, clean. DJ has minor scuffing; bright, clean; no library marks.


The Emergence of a UAW Local, 1936-1939: A Study in Class and Culture

By Friedlander, Peter

HB 8vo VG/G+ 1st Ed. Index. 155 pages. Blue cloth boards with silver letters. Hint of sunning along front cover top edge; no other defects noted; bright; tight; clean. Observation and analysis of the development of a UAW local.


Readings in Trade Unionism: Labor Organization Principles and Problems as Discussed by Trade Unionists in Their Official Publications and Writings

By Saposs & Saposs, Bertha Tigay, David J

HB 12mo G/-- 1st Ed. ExLib. 451 pages. Brown cloth over boards, dark brown letters. Light scuffing to covers; rubbed at spine ends; label on lower spine; bp on fpd; embossed stamp on tp; 1" paper tape repair at tp tail; library matter on rpd; faint damp stain visible at appendix fore edges, o/w clean interior; tight. Extra leaves laid in (pp. 159+60 & 177-78).


A History of Trade Unionism in the United States

By Perlman, Selig

HB 12mo G/-- 1st Ed. Index. Bibliography. 313 pages. 1st printing. Blue cloth over boards, gilt rules & letters. 1" stain on front cover at fore edge; damp stain at back cover fore edge; owner names on feps; tight; interior clean.


The Closed or Open Shop, Which?

By Hubbard, Elbert

Pamphlet 24mo VG/-- 24 pages. Chipping/small tears along fore edges of wraps; crease across front wrap and most of way thru text block; most pages are unopened at top edges and fore edges from tp to final page.


Revolutionary Syndicalism and French Labor: A Cause Without Rebels

By Peter Stearns

1st edition. Fine HC in Very Good DJ. Red cloth over boards, black letters; red top edge. Bright, clean covers & spine; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior; no defects noted. DJ is clean & complete; lightly scuffed; no chips or tears. 8vo, 175 pp; index, biblio.


American Labor And The Government

By Miller, Glenn W

HB 8vo VG/-- 1st Ed. Index. Bibliography. 638 pages. Tan cloth boards with black and gilt letters. Comprehensive look at government interaction with unions, heavily foot-noted, many citations. Appears to present an unbiased look at the issues.


Big Trouble: A Murder in a Small Western Town Sets Off a Struggle for the Soul of America

By Lukas, J. Anthony

HB 8vo NF/NF 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. 875 pages. 1st printing. Blue boards with quarter blue leatherette, gilt letters. Front cover top fore corner bumped; no other defects noted - bright, crisp, clean. DJ shows slight bump at top fore corner; no other defects - bright, clean. Story of the murder of ex-governor of Idaho and the framing of labor leaders (Big Bill Haywood) as means of breaking unions.


Joe Hill

By Thompson, Fred

Pamphlet 8vo G+/-- 20 pages. Short bio in wraps showing some soiling and with a few small stains. Hill, the celebrated IWW organizer and song-writer of the early 20th century, was framed and executed at the direction of the Copper Trust and the Mormons.


A Short History Of The Labour Party

By Pelling, Henry

HB 8vo VG/-- Illustrated. Index. 135 pages. 2nd printing. Red cloth with gilt letters; very slight rubbing at spine ends, not split or frayed; tight and clean. A review of the reasons for and methods of creating and building Labour party in early 20th century.


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