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The Tenement Landlord
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The Tenement Landlord

By George Sternlieb

Near Fine HC, no DJ. Gray cloth over boards, white titles. Bright, clean, square covers and spine; tightly bound; bright, crisp, clean interior. 8vo, 269 pp; bibliography; illustrated.

$13.75

The Good Society: The Humane Agenda

By Galbraith, John Kenneth

1st printing. Signed & dated (1996) by Galbraith on front end paper. Near fine HC in VG DJ. Front top fore corner very slightly bumped; covers & spine are bright & clean; tight; crisp, clean interior. DJ is lightly scuffed, no chips or tears.

$45.00

Ideology and Social Welfare

By George, Vic; Wilding, Paul

Good softcover. Clean, square, lightly scuffed covers; 1 inch crease across front cover lower fore corner; tightly bound; bright, clean interior. 8vo, 162 pp; index, biblio.

$2.75

Residential Mobility and Home Purchase: A Longitudinal Perspective on the Family Life Cycle and the Housing Market

By Fredland, Daniel R

Very Good HC, no DJ. Red-brown boards, gilt design & letters. Bright, clean covers & spine; 1" paper lift at front cover near tail edge; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior; slight paperclip rust stain on 4 pp. 8vo, 124 pp; index, biblio.

$80.00

New Left Review, #154 The Lost World of Communism (Nov/Dec 1985)

By Robin Blackburn (ed)

Very Good softcover. Clean, square covers and spine; small price label on front cover; tightly bound; bright, clean interior. Small 8vo, 128 pp. Includes: Raphael Samuel on Faith, Hope and Struggle; Achin Vanaik on India's Bourgeois Democracy; Edward S. Herman and James Petras on Generals in Retreat; Alejo Carpentier on The Latin American Novel; Richard Aczel on Eagleton and English; Wilson Harris on Adversarial Contexts and Creativity, more.

$8.50

Urbanization in Australia: The Post-War Experience

By I. H. Burnley (ed)

1st edition. Good HC, no DJ. Blue boards, gilt letters. Bright, clean covers and spine; tightly bound; owner name 'Hilda H. Golden' (UMass Soc prof & author) on front paste down; stamp on front paste down from professor’s personal library (Charles H. Page, UMass Soc prof & author) with his limited pencil marginalia in text. 8vo, 248 pp; index.

$25.00

The Economics of a Declining Population

By W.B. Reddaway

2nd printing. Very Good HC, no DJ. Red-orange cloth over boards, black panel with gilt letters. Bright, clean covers and spine; slightly sunned on spine and adjacent cover area; tightly bound; owner bookplate on front paste down 'Hilda Hertz' [Golden] - UMass Soc prof and author; clean interior. Small 8vo, 270 pp; index.

$38.50

The Application of Systems Analysis to Government Operations

By Guy Black

3rd printing. Good HC, no DJ. Green cloth over boards, gilt titles. Clean, square, lightly scuffed covers and spine; 1/4 inch split with some fraying at spine tail; tightly bound; very limited marginalia noted on 6 pages; doodle on rear end paper.. 8vo, 186 pp; index, biblio.

$13.50

New Left Review, No. 108: Between Capitalism and Socialism (March-April 1978)

By Perry Anderson (ed)

Very Good softcover. Clean, square covers and spine; tightly bound; bright, clean interior. Small 8vo, 96 pp. Includes: Istvan Meszaros on Dictatorship and Dissent; Ernest Mandel on Soviet State; Walter Benjamin on Surrealism; Nico Mouzelis on Greek Elections; Andre Gunder Frank on Eurocommunism, more.

$8.75

Income, Employment, and Urban Residential Location

By Larry L. Orr

1st edition. Fine HC in Very Good DJ. Red cloth over boards, yellow design & letters. Bright, clean covers & spine; tightly bound; owner name on front paste down ('Hilda H. Golden', UMass sociology professor and author); crisp, clean interior. DJ is clean & complete; small label residue at lower spine (from professor’s private library - Charles H. Page, UMass Soc prof & author). 8vo, 140 pp; index, biblio.

$19.50

Imperial Germany and the Industrial Revolution

By Thorstein Veblen

1st printing. Good HC, no DJ. Advance Review Copy. Dark green, vertical rib-grain cloth over boards with gilt letters; top edge gilt; untrimmed fore and tail edges. Generally clean covers and spine; few light scuffs; tightly bound; owner signed name 'Charles H. Page' (UMass Soc prof & author) on front paste down; perforated stamp on title page 'Advance Copy for Review'; limited fountain pen ink marginalia on about 32 pp, otherwise clean interior. Publisher's review copy notice torn in 3 parts, laid in; gives book price of $1.50. 12mo, 324 pp + 5 pp adverts (unopened at fore edge).

$55.00

Rent Control in North America and Four European Countries

By Joel F. Brenner & Herbert M Franklin

Good+ softcover. Clean, lightly scuffed covers; tightly bound; bright, clean interior. 8vo, 78 pp; biblio.

$18.00

Modernization Without Development: Thailand as an Asian Case Study

By Norman Jacobs

Good HC, no DJ. Dark blue cloth over boards, gilt letters. Covers and spine clean but 2 faint drink rings on front cover; tightly bound; limited amount of pencil marginalia. 8vo, 420 pp; bibliography.

$112.00

Who Are the Urban Poor?

By Anthony Downs

Revised ed. Very Good softcover. Clean covers and spine; slightly sunned on spine, all legible; tightly bound; owner stamps on inside front wrap and half title; bright, clean interior. 8vo, 64 pp.

$4.25

The Declining Northeast: Demographic and Economic Analyses

By Chinitz, Benjamin

1st printing. Very Good HC, no DJ. Red boards, black letters. Bright, clean covers & spine; small (1/8") chip on front cover at tail edge; small (1/8") chips on front & back covers at head edge; few small scuffs at lower spine; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior. 9vo, 183 pp.

$85.00

The Poor Among Us: Challenge and Opportunity

By Maxwell S. Stewart

1st ed. Very Good softcover pamphlet. Staple bound. Bright, clean covers; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior. 'Public Affairs Pamphlet No. 362.' Illust.

$9.75

Income, Employment, and Urban Residential Location

By Orr, Larry L

Very Good HC in Very Good DJ. Red cloth over boards, yellow design & letters. Bright, clean covers & spine; light dust spotting on text block top edge; tightly bound; crisp, clean interior, but p. 119 has paper clip shadow and two 1" ink marks, o/w Fine condition. DJ is clean & complete; few light scuffs on back cover; 1/2" closed tear at front cover bottom edge. 8vo, 140 pp; index, biblio.

$17.75