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SECRETS: On the Ethics of Concealment and Revelation.

by Bok, Sissela.

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Published
(1982).
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Very good
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New York: Pantheon Books, (1982)., (1982).. Very good. - Octavo, gray boards backed with tan cloth in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the dust jacket's front flap is creased. xviii, 332 & [1] pages. The edges of the book are foxed. Very good. First edition.
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AUTOGRAPH LETTER ABOUT A PUERTO RICAN PROJECT SIGNED BY EDMUND DE SCHWINITZ BRUNNER, FORMER DIRECTOR OF RURAL INVESTIGATIONS OF THE INSTITUTE FOR SOCIAL AND RELIGIOUS RESEARCH.

by Brunner, Edmund de Schwinitz. (1889-1973). Director of Rural Investigation of the Institute of Social and Religious Research.

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Published
1956.
Condition
Fine
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Wilton, CT: June 25, 1956., 1956.. Fine. - Letter penned in black ink and filling one side of a 9 inch high by 6-3/8 inch wide cream sheet of his personalized letterhead with his name & address printed in blue at the top. Signed "Edmund". Folded twice for mailing. Fine. Brunner writes to Columbia Teachers College professor Harold… Read more
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GRONLAENDERE I DANMARK 1971-72 KALATDLIT DANMARKIME.

by Barfod, Pie; Nielsen, Lone; Nielsen, Johan.

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Published
(1974).
Condition
Good
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(Copenhagen): Samfundsvidenskaberne, (1974)., (1974).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial tan wrappers. The outer & inner corners of the wraps and the head & tail of the spine are creased. 589 pages. Illustrated with tables. There is some light soiling to the edges of the book. A number of top & bottom page corners are creased. Good.… Read more
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23 AUTOGRAPHS of apparent attendees at a meeting. The meeting was possibly that of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PROMOTION OF SOCIAL SCIENCE.

by Grey, Maria Georgina; Van Praagh, William; Faithfull, Emily; Holyoake, George; et al.

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Published
[1870s]
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Good
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Circa [1870s], [1870s]. Good. - 23 signatures on both sides of an 11-1/2 inch high by 9 inch wide buff sheet of paper removed from an album. The recto and verso of the sheet are numbered "136" and "137" at the top corner and 17 signatures are penned on the recto with another 6 penned on the verso.… Read more
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O, LYKSALIG FOLK.

by Mikkelsen, Robert.

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Published
1970.
Condition
Very good
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[Denmark]: Forlaget Tiden, 1970., 1970.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial folding wrappers. There is some minor rubbing & soiling to the binding with a narrow line of green staining along the bottom edge of the front cover. There is a notation on the rear wrap fold. 66 & [1] pages plus colophon. 3 tipped-in color… Read more
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WOHNSITZ: NIRGENDWO: Vom Leben und vom Uberleben auf der Strasse.

by Trappmann, Klaus; Kerner, Karin; Chruxin, Christian; editors.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1982).
Condition
Very good
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(Berlin: Verlag Frolich & Kaufmann), (1982)., (1982).. Very good. - Quarto [10-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in black-and-white pictorial wrappers. The binding is very lightly bumped & the spine is slightly darkened. There are 2 tiny light stains to the front wrap. 464 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good.… Read more
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EN LIVSFORM VED KOFSVEJEN: Gronlaendernes mode med vesterlandsk velfaerdspolitik.

by Jensen, Bent.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1971).
Condition
Very good
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[Kobenhavn], Denmark: Gyldendal, (1971)., (1971).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed teal wrappers with a vignette in black on the front cover. The binding is rubbed & bumped with the head of the spine chipped & with a chip to the front edge of the rear cover. 122 & [1] pages. The contents are clean… Read more
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New York: Columbia University Press/UNESCO, 1955., 1955.. Very good. - Octavo, yellow cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is slightly bumped with some slight darkening to the bottom edge of the rear cover. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped & soiled with a short tear to the top edge of the rear panel. 334 pages… Read more
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ORIGINAL PHOTO INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY SOCIOLOGIST AND EUGENICIST EDWARD ALSWORTH ROSS.

by Ross, Edward Alsworth. (1866-1951). American sociologist and eugenicist, and a major figure in early criminology.

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Published
[1930].
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Good
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Circa [1930]., [1930].. Good. - Original sepia-toned head-and shoulders portrait photo approximately 9-3/4 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide. Inscribed in the margin below the image "-- With best wishes, / Edward Alsworth Ross." There is some light creasing to the margins of the photo with a few tiny stains to the bottom margin. Good. <p>Edward Alswoth Ross… Read more
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PARKINSON'S LAW And Other Studies in Administration

by (Osborn, Robert C.). Parkinson, C. Northcote

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1957.
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1957.. 1957.. Good. - Octavo, gray boards backed with dark gray cloth with a vignette in silver on the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are lightly rubbed & creased. The dust jacket is chipped with several short tears and with light soiling & some darkening to its rear panel. xi, [1]… Read more
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Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2006.. 2006.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-5/8 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial white wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with some minor soiling to the front wrap. Pages 185-280 plus inside wraps. Black-and-white photographic illustrations, maps & tables. Very good. <p>Among the contents of this issue are "The bringer… Read more
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HEARTBREAK AND ROSES: Real Life Stories of Troubled Love

by (Mack, Stan). Bode, Janet

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1994).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780385320689
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$75.00

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New York: Delacorte Press, (1994).. (1994).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. The head of the dust wrapper's spine is lightly chipped & the tail is rubbed. viii, [1] leaf, 158 pages & [4] leaves. Illustrated in black & white with comic strips by Stan Mack. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. <p>First edition.… Read more
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London, U.K.: Williams & Norgate Limited, 1933.. 1933.. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped & rubbed with the head & tail of the spine lightly chipped. The dust jacket is darkened & chipped with pieces out & with some light foxing. There is staining to the bottom edge of its front panel. viii, 331… Read more
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GRONLANDS DEMOGRAFI

by Harmsen, George

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Published
1979.
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Very good
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Godthab [Greenland]: 1979.. 1979.. Very good. - Octavo, printed green wrappers. The binding is very slightly bumped with the spine faded. 51 pages, mechanically reproduced. Illustrated with tables, graphs and diagrams in black & white. Very good. <p>The text is in Danish.
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WEST 42ND STREET: THE BRIGHT LIGHT ZONE

by (Kornblum, William; Project Director)

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1978.
Condition
Good
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$350.00

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New York: Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York, 1978.. 1978.. Good. - Oblong quarto [8-1/2 inches high by 11 inches wide] softcover. The contents are bound between a black-and-white pictorial front cover sheet & a white rear cover sheet with a metal binder. The cover sheets are lightly rubbed & bumped. The rear cover… Read more
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ALKOHOL SITUATIONEN I VESTGRONLAND

by (Committee for Social Research)

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Published
1961.
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Good
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Kobenhavn: Udvalget for Samfundsforskning i Gronland, 1961.. 1961.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light green wrappers with an illustration in black on the front wrap. The wraps are lightly bumped with the spine & extremities darkened. There is a short tear to the tail of the spine. 174 pages. Illustrated with graphs & tables. There is an owner's… Read more
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THE ACCESSIBLE CITY

by Owen, Wilfred

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Published
(1972).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780815767701
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$10.00

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Washington, D.C.: The Brookings Institution, (1972).. (1972).. Very good. - Octavo, light green cloth titled in gilt on the spine in a pictorial dust wrapper. The edges of the dust jacket are darkened with minor creases and slight wear to the corners. 150 pages, with black & white illustrations. Very good. <p>First edition of this work by Wilfred Owen with… Read more
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The Sociological Quarterly, 1962.. 1962.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover, printed cream self-wraps bound with staples. Pages 123-134. Illustrated with 2 tables of election results. The top page corners are bumped. Very good. <p>First separate edition, inscribed by the author and signed in full in blue ink on the verso of the cover sheet.
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WOMEN AND MEN

by Scheinfeld, Amram

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Published
(1944).
Condition
Good
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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1944).. (1944).. Good. - Octavo, dark blue cloth titled in yellow on the spine. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with 2 tiny white marks to the front cover. The spine is slightly faded. xx & 453 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white tables, drawings & diagrams by the author. Good. <p>First edition.<p>Inscribed by the… Read more
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QUANDO LE PERSIANE ERANO CHIUSE

by Vergani, Guido

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Published
(1988).
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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(Milano). Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, (1988).. (1988).. Very good. - Small 4to, red stiff paper wraps (bottom corners very slightly creased), in dw (lightly rubbed; 2 small price stickers on rear panel). 133 pp. plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in B&W & color. Near fine in very good dw. <p>Text in Italian.<p>A study of Italian brothels in the 19th and 20th centuries… Read more
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