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image of As we saw them; the first Japanese embassy to the United States (1860)

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979. Hardcover. xi, 232p., first printing, very good in dj. Japanese American author.
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image of A Chinese commercial guide containing treaties, tariffs, regulations. tables, etc., useful in the trade to China_eastern Asia with an appendix of sailing directions for those seas and coasts

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Hong Kong: A. Shortrede & Co. xvi, 387, 266p., hardcover, hinges unattractively reinforced with recent paper tape, a reference copy only of this fifth edition.
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The New Gospel of Peace According to St. Benjamin. Book the Second

by White, Richard Grant

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1863
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New York: Sinclair Tousey, 1863. 48p. sewn booklet, wraps chipped (loss of a few letters in an advertisement inside the rear cover). Critique of the Copperheads (Northerners sympathetic to the South) and commentary on the course of the Civil War and the treatment of enslaved people, done in pseudo-Biblical style.
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image of The general council of the first international 1866 - 1868; 1866 - 1868, minutes

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Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1974. Hardcover. 444p., second printing of the 1962 edition; cloth boards moderately worn, first blank page has flashing in lower rt corner of page, else in good condition. Institute of Marxism - Leninism of the C. C., C. P. S. U. series, documents of the first international.
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The Civil War in the United States

by Marx, Karl, and Frederick Engels

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Published
1974
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New York: International Publishers, 1974. Paperback. xxv, 334p., wraps, 5.5x8 inches, wraps shelfworn, small stain and crayon mark on rear wrap else good later printing. New World Paperbacks NW-72.
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Marx and Engels. Collected works, vol 19: 1861-1864

by Marx, Karl, Frederick Engels

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Published
1984
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9780717805198
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Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1984. Hardcover. xxviii, 456p., illustrations of two color maps; velvety red cloth boards, in dj which is slightly edge worn, else in very good condition. Collected works, vol 19. Includes articles on the History of the Polish Question, U.S. Civil War, intervention in Mexico, etc., many from New York Daily Tribune, etc.
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image of Our national unity perfected in the martyrdom of our President. A discourse delivered in the chapel of the Filbert Street U.S. General Hospital, on the day of the obsequies, at Washington, of our late President

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Philadelphia: Smith, English and Co, 1865. 16p. pamphlet, vertical crease. Rear cover has spots of paste at top and bottom, perhaps neatly removed from a scrapbook. "It has been the most tremendous shock that a nation has ever felt. He was taken in the full joy of victory, when his hopes and our hopes were being realized and celebrated.… Read more
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image of Mazzini e Bakounine: 12 anni di movimiento operaio in Italia (1860-1872)

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Torino: Fratelli Bocca Editori, 1927. Paperback. viii, 444p., wraps in clear glassine wraper, 5x8.25 inches, pages evenly toned, spine creased, sticker scar on spine, stamp of Fratelli Bocca Editori on front wrap and title page, previous owner's name penned on title page else very good condition. Text in Italisn. On Italian nationalist and republican revolutionary Giuseppe Mazzini and… Read more
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Marx's Das Kapital, a biography

by Wheen, Francis

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2006
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9781843544005
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2006. Hardcover. 130p., hardcover, very good condition. Short biography of Marx focusing on the period of working to finish his unfinished work "Das Capital
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Les démocrates assermentés et les réfractaires

by Proudhon, Pierre-Joseph

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1863
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Paris: E. Dentu, 1863. 95p., slender paperback, old handwritten collection label in corner of front cover, bookplate of Eugene Marcel; otherwise generally very good with mild foxing and handling. Commentary on the 1863 French elections.
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Anarchy is a Good Word..." Two Essays

by Kimball, Eliphalet

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Published
nd
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npl: Corvus Distribution, nd. Pamphlet. [4]p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition. Reprints two essays, "Law, Commerce, and Religion", originally printed in The Boston Investigator, June 30, 1862 and "Suggestions", originally printed in Woodhull and Claflin's Weekly, June 20, 1874.
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image of Acuerdos tomados por la Sociedad Economica Barcelonesa de Amigos del Pais en 1860 referentes al importante asunto La Union Aduanera Peninsular

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Barcelona [assumed]: the society, 1860. Pamphlet. 26p., plus appended certficate (printed text of), softbound, a pamphlet in 10x7 inch plain printed blue wraps. Disbound, we see stab-holes for thread but no thread, folded leaves are nested without imminent risk of damage, somewhat worn and dusty otherwise, with faintly toned paper, a good but paradoxically as-is copy.
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image of Paris et ses Ruines en Mai 1871 precede d'un coup-d'oeil sur Paris, de 1860 a 1870 et d'une introduction historique; monuments, vues, scenes historiques, descriptions, histoire. Dessins et lithographies par MM. Sabatier, Philppe Benoist, Jules David, Eugene Ciceri, Bachelier, Felix Benoist, A. Adam, Jules Gaildrau. Deuxieme edition

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Paris: Henri Charpentier, Editeur, 1873. Hardcover. viii, 86p., twenty fullpage litho'd plates (complete run) in good shape, intact also as to text. Hardbound folio in 19.2x13 inch red cloth boards gilt, shows signs of a long-ago restoration to spine: relatively new red cloth (smooth) shows beneath the original red cloth (textured) along both joints and the head (head rim… Read more
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Letters to Dr. Kugelmann

by Marx, Karl

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Published
1934
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London: Martin Lawrence, 1934. Paperback. 148p., 5.5x8 inches, wraps edgeworn and soiled with a couple of chips and small closed tears, a few dog-ears, else good with sewen binding.
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image of The Emancipation of Women; The Rise and Decline of the Women's Movement in German Social Democracy 1863-1933. Translated by Joris de Bres

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London / Glasgow: Pluto Press, 1976. 185p., second printing softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch decorated wraps. Find a neat ownership notice in ink on the half-title, faintest signs of handling and age, a very good sound clean copy.
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A Different Sin

by Schwab, Rochelle H.

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Published
1993
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9781879603080
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San Diego: Los Hombres Press, 1993. Paperback. 205p., very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. The DC-based author is a member of P-FLAG (Parents-Friends of Lesbians and Gays) Sequel to her first novel which brings the characters to the Civil War.
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image of Leyes del Estado de California, decretadas durante la decima octava sesion de la legislatura, 1869-1870 que comenzo el lunes dia seis de disiembre del ano de mil ocho cientos sesenta y nueve, y concluyo el lunes, dia cuatro de abril del ano de mil ocho cientos setenta; traducidas del ingles al espanol por Thomas R. Eldredge

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Sacramento: D. W. Gelwicks, Impresor del estado, 1870. Leather Bound. lxiii, 1227p., text in Spanish, index, notes, worn in calf leather with chipping and missing leather at hinges, gilt titles on spine in red and black panels, stamped on covers with Board of Suprevisors San Luis Obispo CO., some toning and offsetting to several pages. State laws of California… Read more
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Abszolutizmus es Kiegyezes 1849-1867

by Somogyi, Eva

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Published
1981
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9789632809922
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[Budapest]: Gondolat, 1981. Paperback. 224p., illus., wraps, wraps slightly worn, price sticker on rear wrap, else very good condition. Text in Hungarian. Magyar Historia.
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A Family of Outlaws

by Rowan, Richard Wilmer. Fort Wayne Public Library Staff, preparers

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Published
1955
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Fort Wayne: Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County, 1955. Pamphlet. Reprint, originally chapter 14 of Rowan's 1931 book The Pinkertons, here in pamphlet format: 12p., illustrated with a few sketches germaine to the action, and no fewer than nine vignette photoportraits of library staffers, of whom three ladies and seven wearers of eyeglasses. Pamphlet is stapled into… Read more
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image of Samurai in New York, the First Japanese Delegation, 1860; an Exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York, June 25-October 11, 2010, Co-presented with Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University

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Pamphlet. Unpaginated booklet, about 14p. of text and a double-spread map (global, not local), presswork on cardstock, white and scarlet alternately. A handsome little production with a few pressure marks on the cover and a couple faint touches of dustsoil, within we see that one leaf is slightly silver-fished. A good copy. The smallpoint text gives the general situation… Read more
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