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Anchorage Anarchy [6 issues]

by Peacott, Joe, ed

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Published
2008
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£36.98

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Anchorage, AK: Bad Press, 2008. Six issues of the publication, spanning the period between December 2004 and December 2008, 12p. each, staplebound zine format, all issues vertically creased, No. 11 with small stain on front wrap else generally very good condition. Issues present are Nos. 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, and 13. Articles on the 2004 election, healthcare,… Read more
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Anchorage Anarchy. No. 4 (May 2004)

by Peacott, Joe, ed

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Published
2004
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£8.87

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Anchorage, AK: Bad Press, 2004. 12p., staplebound zine format, vertically creased.
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Big Game in Alaska, A History of Wildlife and People

by Sherwood, Morgan; A. Starker Leopold association

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1981
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9780300026252
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£11.09

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1981. xii, 200p., has a photo section (period portraits and trophies), first edition brown cloth boards titled in silverfoil, in glossy decorated dust jacket. Jacket is mildly edgeworn with a short tear, book itself is untouched except for A. Starker Leopold's ownership signature and two marginal comments (in his neat pencilling) at pp.147 &… Read more
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Berkeley: the Society, 1952. Paperback. Four issues of the 8.5x11 inch paperbound publication, mimeographed interior with printed covers. Very good. Includes articles on native Alaskan cultures, linguistics, etc.
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£22.19
image of Kassigeluremiut. Kassigelum yui tarenerani qaneruani-llu / The people of Kasigluk in pictures and poems. Edited and Photographed by Leonard Kamerling. Translations into Yuk Eskimo: Paschal Afcan and Marie Nick

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College, AK: Alaska Rural School Project, University of Alaska, 1970. Paperback. Unpaginated, about 35p., portrait photos (mostly of kids) alternate with emotional poems in Yuk Eskimo and English. Softbound, an 8.5x11 inch oblong paperback, mild edgewear and dust-soil on the outside, clean, sound and unmarked within. A very good copy.
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£12.57
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Nome Poems: [signed]

by Waldman, Ken

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Published
2000
ISBN
9780931122989
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Albuquerque: West End Press, 2000. Paperback. 79p., signed by the poet, very good first edition trade paperback in original pictorial wraps. Alaskan poet and fiddler.
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Precious Metals

by Witt, L. A.

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Published
2014
ISBN
9781626491755
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Hillsborough: Riptide, 2014. Paperback. 135p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. M/M Romance novel set in the 1890s Klondike gold mines and featuring what appears to be a love affair between a minor/miner and a Mounting Police - er Mounted (leave us not forget the Steampunk image of a Paddlewheel Riverboat Gondola on a dirigible!)… Read more
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Pacific Northwest and Alaska

by Basinger, W.S., publisher and passenger traffic manager

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Published
1920
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Omaha: Union Pacific Railroad, 1920. Pamphlet. 47p., coated paperstock throughout, with b&w photography, sketches and line maps. Softbound pamphlet in 10x7 inch decorated stapled wraps. Slightest edgewear, clean and sound, a very good copy. Date guessed at from automobiles pictured.
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Head Soup

by [Denner, Richard]

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Published
1972
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£14.79

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[Fairbanks AK]: Self-published by the author as dPress, 1972. Pamphlet. [12p] 5.25x7.25 inches, six cryptic poems facing six small silkscreened images of heterosexual nudes with musical instruments stapled wraps, a homemade job with blue plastic-tape spine; covers are somewhat handled and edgeworn, the color prints have offset onto their companioning poems, a good copy. A library discard insert identifies… Read more
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Arasuka: アラスカ Meiji Daigaku Arasuka Gakujutsu Chosadan 明治大学アラスカ学術調查団

by Watanabe, Misao; Oka Masao; Sugihara Sosuke 渡辺操;岡正雄;杉原荘介

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Published
1961
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Tokyo: Kokon Shoin 古今書院, 1961. Hardcover. 267p., hardcover, 10.5x7 inch red cloth boards titled in gilt characters, text in Japanese; corner bumped, minor edge foxing, in tattered remains of a dustjacket. Folded color map (Aleutian area emphasized) in rear pocket, very good in a poor dj. From the Meiji University Scientific Expedition to Alaska. Much on Inuit culture.… Read more
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Knik, Matanuska, Susitna: a visual history of the valleys

by Cole, Victoria A.; Pat O'Hara

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Published
1994
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Palmer, Alaska: Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 1994. 235p., 10.5x7.5 inch glossy decorated wraps. Second printing. Black and white photos, period and contemporary, line maps and floorplans and elevations of dwellings and public buildings. Item is a handsome creation about an unusual people, but.. carelessly "perfectbound," meaning insubstantially glued-up, and its textblock has cracked at one place and promises to crack in… Read more
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Favorite recipes

by Beadle, Mrs. Stanley; Mrs. Harry Aase; Mrs. John McNairy

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Published
[196-]
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Juneau, Alaska: National Guard Officers' Wives, [196-]. Unpaginated cookbook, mimeographed pages, edgeworn wraps with a black plastic comb binding. Brief gift inscription on first page.
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image of Emperor XI John Nelson, Empress XII Reyna and the 11th Imperial Court of the Empire of All of Alaska welcome you ro...Coronation '85:

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Anchorage: Imperial Court of Alaska, 1985. Magazine. [40p] 8.5x11 inches, profusely illustrated with photos, ads, list of Imperial titles, program for the event, very good souvenir program in stapled white glossy pictorial wraps.
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£25.88
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Lost face

by London, Jack

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Published
1910
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£33.28

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New York: Macmillan, 1910. Hardcover. vii, 240p., [iv] ads, frontispiece inserted and only 3 of 5 plates (missing plates opposite pages 4 and 202) first edition as per Sisson page 44 and BAL 11915, front hinge starting, rear hinge repaired, blue cloth decorated with three bleeding heart designs in orange and green, good only.
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The son of the wolf: tales of the far north

by London, Jack, Maynard Dixon illustration

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Published
1900
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1900. Hardcover. frontis by Maynard Dixon inserted, [i-viii] [1] 251p., printer's imprint [252] blank leaf, very good blackish green cloth with silver buckled belt and corners, silver on spine somewhat worn, first edition, printing of 2028 copies according to Sisson/Martens pages 2 &116 and BAL 11869 and Woodbridge. Publisher's imprint at bottom of spine first state… Read more
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The weak link; how to get along with Negroes

by Ellis, William T.

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Published
1966
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Anchorage: Aurora Borealis Book Company, 1966. Hardcover. 110p., inscribed by Ellis, very good in like dj. Ellis, a Mississipian and a devout Christian, worked unceasingly for racial harmony while working at Alaska's Elmendorf Air Force Base and "closely observ[ing] the relationship between white and Negro workers ... His immersion into racial matters, on the Base, hastened his determination to… Read more
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[Fairbanks, Alaska]: Cooperative Extension Service, University of Alaska, Division of Statewide Services, 1965. [9]5.5x8.5 inches, very goo pamphlet-style cookbook in stapled yellow pictorial wraps, red text and design. Publication no. 38. Recipes using naturally available berries.
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Wild blueberries and huckleberries

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Published
1960
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[Fairbanks, Alaska]: Cooperative Extension Service, University of Alaska, Division of Statewide Services, 1960. [10p] 5.5x8.5 inches, very good pamphlet-style cookbook in light-blue stapled pictorial wraps. Publication no. 13. Recipes using naturally available berries.
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image of The fluted western hemlock of southeastern Alaska [PhD dissertation, University of Washington]

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[San Anselmo], 1988. viii, 184p., three mounted color photographs (pp.1, 22, 30), vignette b&w pix and line maps, a folded map bound in, text is printed large-point type on rectos only; hardbound in 11x8.5 inch black buckram boards. Boards yawn gift inscription by the author. "Fluting," as it turns out, is not a Good Thing in the tree biz;… Read more
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The men who blaze the trail and other poems

by Dunham, Samuel C., with an introduction by Joaquin Miller

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Published
1913
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New York: Barse & Hopkins, 1913. 126p., introduction, bookplate, otherwise very ngood first edition in red cloth, gilt and unclippedlightly-sunned and soiled dj. Dunham, Poet laureate of Alaska, was a Federal Bureau of Labor investigator who was sent to the gold fields and who fell in love with the territory and the men who worked the wilderness. His book… Read more
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