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The Folklore of Capitalism

by ARNOLD, Thurman

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Published
1966
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Twentieth
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$225.00

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SIGNED by Arnold on the title page, the Twentieth printing of the paperback edition of his The Folklore of Capitalism. A square, tight copy, at least partially unread, with no writings or markings of any kind save author's writing. Accompanying it is a reading copy of the hardcover. Book #C2122. $225. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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DECLINE & FALL of ROMAN EMPIRE - - SEALED

by Gibbon,

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New
Edition
First
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$600.00

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Perfect condition! Shrink Wrap 5 volumes! Long discontinued from Easton Press. Note the progressively decaying Roman columns on the spines. -- This edition published by Easton Press was groundbreaking with his own text and even his footnotes where Gibbon offers some wry observations. Alternately scholarly and witty, this is more than a history of Rome;… Read more
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Rope and Faggot

by WHITE, Walter

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Published
1929
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First
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$2,200.00

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SIGNED First Edition of Walter White's harrowing exposure of lynching, ROPE & FAGGOT, 1929, "the first full-length indictment of lynching of its time" inscribed by him, in original dust jacket. Passing for white, light-complected Walter White interviewed witnesses to and participants in more than 50 lynchings and race riots, even infiltrating the KKK. His deception was eventually discovered; with his… Read more
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Typed Letter Signed by Otto Frank Hitler's Birth Anniversary

by FRANK, Oto

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Published
1959
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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$1,500.00

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SIGNED by Otto Frank, a Fine Typed Letter, addressed to "Frau Losa," chosen to translate Ernst Schnabel's book: Anne Frank: A Portrait in Courage, which documents Anne Frank's history after her arrest in Amsterdam. Frank's Letter discusses his efforts to arouse interests in the Anne Frank Foundation, Amsterdam. The Letter is unique as it is dated "20.4.1959" the date of… Read more
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Vigilance

by KELLY, Ray

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Published
2015
Condition
As New
Edition
First
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$40.00

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SIGNED Only, without personalization, on Title Page by former NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly. A Very Fine, unread Stated First Edition (September, 2015) copy of Vigilance, written by a fine man of integrity: "Thank God we put our cops where we put them," Mr Kelly writes. "Where else should they go?" Never met Ray Kelly personally, but did meet his… Read more
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Fragments

by WILKOMIRSKI, Benjamin

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Published
1996
Condition
New
Edition
First
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$52.00

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SEALED, Perfect copy, presumed First Edition. When Fragments was first released, it was sealed in the publisher's shrink wrap. It's never been touched through the decades. Book #P2108. $52. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science. Book #P2108. $52. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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The Problems of Lasting Peace

by HOOVER Herbert, GIBSON Hugh

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Published
1942
Edition
First
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$750.00

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SIGNED by Herbert Hoover and diplomat Hugh Gibson. Original blue cloth, original dust jacket. Stated First edition of President Hoover and co-author Gibson's critically praised analysis of a world in crisis, published in the midst of World War II, inscribed by both Hoover and Gibson in the same ink "To Alvin Markle Jr. / With good wishes of Herbert Hoover… Read more
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Reconocimiento: Color Printed Citation/Recognition

by CASTRO, Fidel

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Published
2001
Edition
First
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$750.00

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12" x 16" printed color citation issued in recognition of "En hombre de la Revolucion," Jose Ignacio Garcia Horta in 2001. Fine condition; Boldly signed by Fidel Castro. We sanitize all items before mailing for public safety. Book #C2a1010. $750. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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Black and Brown in America

by Piatt, William; David Dinkins

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Published
1977
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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$48.00

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SIGNED by David Dinkins at Foreword he wrote. "In our life times, Whites will no longer constitute a majority in America. As a result, Black/Brown relation -- and the need for this relationship to be fruitful and mutually supportive -- take on an even greater urgency." First Printing of Platt's urgent call for unity among African Americans and Hispanics, this… Read more
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Dutch

by MORRIS, Edmund

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
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$44.00

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First Edition of Morris' definitive study of Regan, signed, sans inscription, by the author on the full title. An unread copy (Pages still bound together!) with some evidence of handling on the jacket. Book #C12102. $44. We specialize in rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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[JH] HARRIS, James

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Published
1751
Edition
First
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$288.00

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First Edition copy of Harris's attempt to arrive at a universal grammar centuries before Noam Chomsky. A very good or better copy, hinges holding strong, with NO writing and NO bookplates. The best price on the market! Book #P51001. $288. We specialize in Rare Ayn Rand, history, and science.
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