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American Individualism
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American Individualism

By Hoover, Herbert

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Short collection of the future President's essays on the philosophy of, spirituality, economic and political phases of American individualism. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 72 pages .

$40.00

Max Weber:  The Theory of Social and Economic Organization
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Max Weber: The Theory of Social and Economic Organization

By Weber, Max; Henderson, A. M. ; Parsons, Talcott

NY: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, top front page edges mildly stained. Jacket chipped, toned, and stained.. 1947. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Translated by A. M. Henderson and Talcott Parsons and edited with an introduction by Talcott Parsons. Gray cloth with blue spine label. x, 436 pages. Footnotes and index. "This volume contains the fullest statement of Max Weber's general system of sociological theory that appears anywhere in his writings. It is at the same time an important statement of the application of his theory to broad empirical problems of historical structure and change. The material is here translated into English for the first time".

$40.00

The End of the Armistice
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The End of the Armistice

By Chesterton, G. K. ; Sheed, F. J. (compiler)

NY: Sheed & Ward. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards soiled, jacket soiled and chipped, . bookseller label on rear pastedown.. 1940. First American Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Yellow cloth binding. Posthumously published collection of Chesterton's essays and other writings about Prussianism, Hitlerism, Racism, and other perils facing Europe after World War I. Sullivan A 106. ; 224 pages .

$40.00

The Commonweal:  A Study of the Federal System of Political Economy
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The Commonweal: A Study of the Federal System of Political Economy

By Hillier, Alfred P.

London and New York: Longmans, Green & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed,. 1909. Hardcover. Brown cloth with titles in gilt on spine. xii, 162pp. "This book deals with the premises on which the arguments for and against the policy of Tariff Reform are based." Four-page publisher's leaflet laid in. .

$20.00

Blackstone\'s Commentaries on the Law:  From the Abridged Edition of Wm.  Hardcastle Browne Including a Biographical Sketch, Modern American Notes,  Common Law Maxims and a Glossary of Legal Terms
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Blackstone's Commentaries on the Law: From the Abridged Edition of Wm. Hardcastle Browne Including a Biographical Sketch, Modern American Notes, Common Law Maxims and a Glossary of Legal Terms

By Gavit, Bernard C. (editor)

Washington, DC: Washington Law Book Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and soiled, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1941. Hardcover. Brown cloth. xx, 1040 pages. Glossary and index. An updated edition of this classic work Browne called an epitome of the fundamental principles of our jurisprudence "featuring additional commentary designed to explain some of the more technical portions of the law and to indicate the development of this law in the United States since Blackstone's time."; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$45.00

The Imperial Idea and its Enemies:  A Study in British Power
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The Imperial Idea and its Enemies: A Study in British Power

By Thornton, A. P.

NY: St. Martin's Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, . bookstore label on rear endpaper, page tops foxed. Jacket foxed and . price-clipped.. 1966. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth. xiv, 372 pages. Map, appendices, and index. A study of imperialist political ideology and how the combined forces of nationalism and democracy battled against it. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$25.00

Political and Legal Remedies for War
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Political and Legal Remedies for War

By Amos, Sheldon

NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed.. 1880. First Edition. Hardcover. Orange-brown cloth with titles in black on spine. 254 pages + 10 pages of publisher's ads. .

$30.00

The Ordeal of Nationhood:  A Social Study of India Since Independence,  1947-1970
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The Ordeal of Nationhood: A Social Study of India Since Independence, 1947-1970

By Bhatia, Krishan

NY: Atheneum. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Light staining on rear board, jacket . rubbed.. 1971. First Printing. Hardcover. Tan cloth with red topstain. vi, 390 pages. Map and index. A case study in social dynamics of a mass society in transition. .

$15.00

Government in Fascist Italy
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Government in Fascist Italy

By Steiner, H. Arthur

NY: McGraw-Hill. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine stained, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1938. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Foreword by Fritz Morstein Marx. xii, 158pp, index, bibliography. An analysis of the Fascist government in Italy at its height. .

$13.00

Deliberation Day
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Deliberation Day

By Ackerman, Bruce; Fishkin, James S.

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Near Fine. 2004. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0300109644 . x, 278 pages. Appendixes, notes, and index. "Two leading political thinkers offer an audacious proposal to energize the electoral process - a new national holiday to be held each presidential election year, during which people engage in structured debates about issues and candidates."

$15.00

Making the News:  A Guide for Activists and Nonprofits
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Making the News: A Guide for Activists and Nonprofits

By Salzman, Jason

Boulder, CO: Westview Press. Near Fine. 2003. First Printing. Softcover. 0813340950 . xiv, 289 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos, resources list, and index. A revised and updated edition of this guide to media tactics and public relations. .

$12.00

Anti-American Myths:  Their Causes and Consequences
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Anti-American Myths: Their Causes and Consequences

By Beichman, Arnold

New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers. Very Good. 1993. Revised Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 1560005904 . lx, 320 pages. Notes, selected bibliography, and indexes. A updated edition with a new introduction of this classic work on contemporary social and political affairs. .

$12.00

How Does the Constitution Secure Rights?
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How Does the Constitution Secure Rights?

By Goldwin, Robert A. (editor) ; Schambra, William A. (editor)

Washington DC: American Enterprise Institute. Very Good; Covers mildly scuffed.. 1985. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0844735213 . xv, 125 pages. Notes. A collection of essays from the two editors and other political scholars from across the country. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Fields, Factories and Workshops:  Or, Industry Combined with Agriculture  and Brain Work with Manual Work
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Fields, Factories and Workshops: Or, Industry Combined with Agriculture and Brain Work with Manual Work

By Kropotkin, Peter

London: Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front hinge cracked, . endpapers toned.. N.D.. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Circa 1920s reprint. Blue cloth stamped in dark blue on spine and front boards. Top edges gilt. The Russian author's revised theories about capitalism, industrialization, agricultural policy, communism, and commerce. ; The Nelson Library of Notable Books; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 477 pages .

$25.00

Genetics and the Races of Man:  An Introduction to Modern Physical  Anthropology
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Genetics and the Races of Man: An Introduction to Modern Physical Anthropology

By Boyd, William C.

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. xvii, 453pp. Many illustrations. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$7.00

Taxation:  Its Levy and Expenditure, Past and Future; Being an Enquiry  Into Our Financial Policy
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Taxation: Its Levy and Expenditure, Past and Future; Being an Enquiry Into Our Financial Policy

By Peto, Sir S. Morton

NY: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, front flyleaf . removed.. 1866. Hardcover. Green blindstamped and pebbled cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. An examination of the history of British tax policy by the civil engineer and Member of Parliament. ; 255 pages .

$40.00

American Law of Charter Parties and Ocean Bills of Lading
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American Law of Charter Parties and Ocean Bills of Lading

By Poor, Wharton

Albany, NY: Matthew Bender & Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, scrape to one spine label, . owner names on front endpapers.. 1930. Second Edition. Hardcover. xii, 431pp. Brown cloth with gilt-stamped red and black leather spine labels. .

$25.00

Myths of Empire:  Domestic Politics and International Ambition
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Myths of Empire: Domestic Politics and International Ambition

By Snyder, Jack

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket back has a tear and a stain on . the reverse improved by Brodart cover.. 1991. First Printing. Hardcover. 0801425328 . Red cloth. viii, 330 pages. Index. Three competing theories of empire overextension are tested using five detailed case studies (early 20th century Germany, Japan in the interwar period, Victorian Great Britain, post-WWII Soviet Union, and post-Cold War US). .

$25.00

Kennedy Campaigning:  The System and the Style As Practised by Senator  Edward Kennedy
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Kennedy Campaigning: The System and the Style As Practised by Senator Edward Kennedy

By Levin, Murray B.

Boston: Beacon Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and scratched.. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Publisher's review slip laid in. Black cloth binding. xix, 313pp. Several pages of photos. .

$15.00

Wells\' Social Anticipations
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Wells' Social Anticipations

By Wells, H. G. ; Laidler, Harry W. (editor)

NY: Vanguard Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, pages toned.. 1927. Hardcover. Gray cloth binding. Edited and with an introduction by Laidler. A collection of H. G. Wells' writings about socialism. ; 165 pages .

$30.00

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