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When Coxey's "Army" marcht on Washington, 1894

by Browne, Carl and William McDevitt

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Published
1944
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San Francisco: [William McDevitt], 1944. Pamphlet. 29p. [+ ads], staplebound pamphlet; evenly toned, otherwise very good. Browne was second in command of Jacob Coxey's march of unemployed workers. This colorful narrative is interspersed with McDevitt's editorial observations, often featuring his trademark simplified spelling (such as "marcht" for marched, as in the title).
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An Historical and Archaeological Sketch of the City of Goa

by da Fonseca, José Nicolau

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Published
1986
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New Delhi: Asian Educational Services, 1986. Hardcover. xi, 332p., xvi, cloth-covered boards, illus., 3 fold-out illustrations, corners bumped, glue on pastedown endpapers beginning to bleed through else very good condition in a worn and unclipped dj. Originally published in 1878.
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image of Hong Kong Illustrated: Views and News 1840-1890

Hong Kong Illustrated: Views and News 1840-1890

by Warner, John, compiler

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Published
1981
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9789627015055
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Hong Kong: John Warner Publications, 1981. Paperback. 112p., wraps, 9.25x12 inches, profusely illus., very good first edition.
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Revolution der Lyrik

by Holz, Arno

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Published
1899
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Berlin: Johann Sassenbach, 1899. Paperback. 118p., worn wraps almost detached, now held together under mylar; paper toned, untrimmed edges with some chipping, not reaching the text.
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image of Plenty of Money: A New and scientific plan by which credit in the form of paper money is provided and substituted for credit in the form of goods, the inauguration of which will enable everybody to pay cash instead of buying on credit, resulting in universal prosperity

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New York: Louis Weiss & Co, 1899. Pamphlet. 13p. + [3]p. of ads, stapled wraps, 5.25x8 inches, wraps lightly toned else very good condition. Westrup was an anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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image of The Financial Problem: Its relation to labor reform and prosperity, the principles of monetary science, demonstrating the abolition of interest to be unavoidable

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Chapel Hill: Mutual Bank Propaganda, 1891. Pamphlet. 30p. + [2]p. of ads, stapled wraps, 5.75x8.5 inches, wraps lightly toned, small chip at bottom corner of front wrap, prices and address stamped on front wrap else very good condition. Westrup was an anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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£111.60
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L'Album Couse

by Couse, Eanger Irving; text by Jean-Claude Lesage, introduction by Virginia Couse Leavitt

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Published
1998
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Etaples-sur-Mer, France: Musée de la Marine, 1998. Paperback. 86p., french-fold wraps, profusely illus., very good condition. Text mostly in French with some English. American photographer's photos of Etaples, France in the 1890s.
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The emancipation of labor

by Strang, Clement J.

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Published
1895
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Lansing, MI: Wesley Emery, 1895. Paperback. 106, [ii]p., wraps dampstained, text block has dampstains, some soiling & browning, staples starting to rust, 4.5x6 inches. Only two copies found in OCLC as of 8/2021 (Harvard & Univ. of Maryland) American series no. 15. Pro-labor work by the son of Jesse James Strang, King of Beaver Island.
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image of The New Philosophy of Money: a practical treatise on the nature and office of money and the correct method of its supply

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Minneapolis: F.E Leonard, 1895. Hardcover. 192p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.25 inches, frontispiece portrait of Westrup, corners worn, endpapers evenly toned, top corner of free front endpaper chipped, large dampstain on front board which extends through to endpapers, front blank, frontis. and title page. Treatise on economics by the anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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Bugle Peals, or songs of warning for the American people

by Pittsinger, Eliza A.

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Published
1894
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[San Francisco]: Eastman and Kimball, 1894. 72p., slender paperback, significantly expanded from the 1882 edition found in OCLC; front cover has corner chip, some handwritten notations on endpapers. Collection of poetry including spiritualist themes such as reincarnation, as well as anti-Catholic agitation.
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Three dreams in a desert: under a Mimosa-tree

by Schreiner, Olive

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Published
1897
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Boston: Sarah E. Holmes, Publisher, 1897. 14p., letterpress on laid paper, sewn into printed 7x4.5 inch wraps, mild edgewear, rear wrap unevenly toned else very good condition. Parable of equality --reprint of a work published earlier in the collection "Dreams," possibly unauthorized. Schreiner, born in South Africa to missionary parents, was a novelist, a friend of Havelock Ellis and… Read more
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Minneapolis: F.E Leonard, 1895. Hardcover. 192p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.25 inches, frontispiece portrait of Westrup, corners worn, boards stained, endpapers evenly toned, front pastedown endpaper beginning to come loose. Treatise on economics by the anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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Three dreams in a desert: under a Mimosa -tree

by Schreiner, Olive

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Published
1897
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Boston: Sarah E. Holmes, Publisher, 1897. 14p., letterpress on laid paper, sewn into printed 7x4.5 inch wraps, mild edgewear, small stain on front wrap else very good condition. Parable of equality --reprint of a work published earlier in the collection "Dreams," possibly unauthorized. Schreiner, born in South Africa to missionary parents, was a novelist, a friend of Havelock Ellis… Read more
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Minneapolis: F.E Leonard, 1895. Hardcover. 192p., cloth-covered boards, 5.5x8.25 inches, frontispiece portrait of Westrup, boards edgeworn and stained, corners bumped, endpapers and title page foxed, frontis. dampstained, rubberstamp with Westrup's name and address over publisher's address on title page. Treatise on economics by the anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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Will the Old Book Stand

by Hastings, H.L.

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Published
1893
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Boston: H.L. Hastings, 1893. Pamphlet. 25, [6]p., illus., stapled wraps, 4.75x7.25 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition. At head of title: "Third Million." The Anti-Infidel Library No. 1, June 1893.
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Law and the shaping of the American labor movement

by Forbath, William E.

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Published
1991
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9780674517820
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1991. Paperback. xvi, 211p., wraps, used sticker on spine, old bookstore sticker on rear wrap else good condition.
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image of Speech of Hon. John Wanamaker delieved at Athens, Penna., Wednesday evening, April 6th, 1898 before a large audience composed of workingmen. He replies to the political attacks on the business methods of his firm and nails malicious falsehoods. Senator Quay's official acts always to aid trusts and corporations. His friends, the bankers of Wall Street, and his political machine in Pennsylvania always against the workingman

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npl: npub, 1898. Pamphlet. 8p., stapled wraps, 6x9 inches, two fold-creases, beginning to split along both folds, front wrap toned above fold else good condition. None found in OCLC as of 6/2021. The department store magnate counters charges made by Senator and Republican party boss Matthew Quay that his company had imported foreign workers instead of hiring Americans. Wanamaker… Read more
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image of Paradoxes of utopia, anarchist culture and politics in Buenos Aires 1890-1910. Translated by Chuck Morse

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Oakland: AK Press, 2010. Paperback. 312p., wraps, very good condition.
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image of A directory of the charitable and beneficent organizations of Boston : together with legal suggestions, laws applying to dwellings, etc. Fourth edition

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Boston: Damrell & Upham, 1899. Hardcover. xvii, 475, xxxix-xlvip., preliminary and end ads toned, minor flaws and handling wear else good condition.
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image of Her Private Character a story of Man's crime & Woman's folly, and the retribution which follow both

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New York: published by the Eagle Book Co., copyright by the Pollard Publishing Co, 1891. Paperback. 205p., illustrated with 4 plates including frontis, lightly-worn paperback in dark yellow pictorial wraps. The book is copyright by the Pollard Co. and this is likely a separate cheaper edition published the same year. Only one copy of each edition is located in… Read more
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