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image of A New Social Order: An address delivered on Charter Day at the University of California at Berkeley, California on March 23rd, 1933

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New York: The John Day Company, 1933. Pamphlet. 28p., stapled french-fold wraps, 5x8.75 inches, very good condition. The John Day pamphlets No. 25.
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image of Will SDS be allowed back on Campus? Come and find out at the Univ. open hearing: Thurs. Nov. 2, 9AM 221 Sproul

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[Berkeley]: Students for a Democratic Society, 1967. Handbill. Leaflet, 8.5x11 inches, dittoed on one side only, all text minor edge wear, creased else good condition. Objects to the repression of SDS, Tony Platt & Black Studies.
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image of Please help us rebuild our Girl Scout Camp

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Berkeley: Berkeley-Albany-Kensington Girl Scout Council, 1960. Pamphlet. Six-panel brochure, very good. An appeal for donations after the group's camp in the El Dorado National Forest burned down in October 1959. Includes before-and-after photos.
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Poems

by Levertov, Denise, et al.

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Published
1969
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Berkeley: Cloud Marauder Press, 1969. Pamphlet. [40p.], staplebound pamphlet, mild handling wear and toning. One of 350 examples printed. Poetry and art by members of Levertov's Poetry Workshop, published as a fundraiser for Alan Blanchard, a bystander who was blinded by a police gunshot in Berkeley during the People's Park demonstrations.
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image of African Student Literary Magazine. 1993-1994

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Berkeley: ASLM, 1994. Paperback. 59p., slender paperback, minor pen mark inside front cover, otherwise very good. Contributions by both university and Berkeley High students.
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£16.41
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Make Me

by Sperry, Mark

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Published
1989
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Berkeley: Caffeine Machine Publications, 1989. Pamphlet. [42]p., stapled wraps, 5.25x7.75 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn, touch of rust to staples else very good zine. Second printing, number 5 of 500 copies. Sperry was the lead singer of punk band Third Rail.
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rad dad #1

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Published
2000
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£13.43

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Berkeley: Tom Moniz, 2000. Pamphlet. [16]p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, top corner of front wrap dog-eared, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good zine. Radical anarchist pieces on fatherhood, edited by a Chicano activist.
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image of Eternal Vigilance / Free Speech FSM / 1964-2004 [pinback button]

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n.p., 2004. 1.75 inch pin marking the 40th anniversary of the FSM.
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image of The show is over! Theses on the end of the Cold War

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Berkeley: Point-Blank!, 1972. [12p.], very good in staplebound wraps, rubberstamped "free" on cover (sorry, no longer the case!). Cover image is of Nixon and Mao shaking hands on the screen in an empty movie theater. Includes commentary on the Hot Autumn in Italy and wildcat strikes in the U.S.
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image of Miserable publicity: A disinterested response

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Berkeley: Point-Blank!, 1974. Pamphlet. [9p.] staplebound pamphlet, old price penned in corner, otherwise very good. Polemic with Gina Rosenberg & Chris Shutes over their leaving Point-Blank! in 1973.
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image of American Indian Movement / 1890-1973 / Remember Wounded Knee / Save West Berkeley Shelmound [pinback button]

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n.p., n.d.. Large 3-inch diameter pin, very good. Refers to an Ohlone shellmound in Berkeley that was later listed by the National Trust for Historic Preservation on its 2020 list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places.
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image of Strange defeat: The Chilean Revolution 1973

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Berkeley: Point-Blank!, 1973. Pamphlet. [13p.], staplebound pamphlet, rear cover has rubberstamp of Red Books in London; front cover has small shadow where price label was once present, some handling soil, interior very good.
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image of On the poverty of student life; considered in its economic, political, psychological, sexual, and particularly intellectual aspects, and a modest proposal for its remedy

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Berkeley: Point-Blank!, [197-]. 27, [iii]p., staplebound booklet, "Free" rubberstamped in red on the upper right corner of the front cover, otherwise very good condition, 5.5x8.5 inches. About four pages of cartoons and text have been added to this edition, including a paragraph about Nixon's visit to China.
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image of On the poverty of student life; considered in its economic, political, psychological, sexual, and particularly intellectual aspects, and a modest proposal for its remedy

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Berkeley: Point-Blank!, [197-]. 27, [iii]p., staplebound booklet, "Free" rubberstamped in red on the upper right corner of the front cover, wraps mildly toned and handled, 5.5x8.5 inches. About four pages of cartoons and text have been added to this edition, including a paragraph about Nixon's visit to China.
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Minimum definition of revolutionary organizations

by [Internationale Situationiste]

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Published
n.d.
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Barkeley, CA: Contradiction, n.d.. Single 8.5x11 inch sheet, neatly fold-creased, otherwise very good, with the "Minimum definition" on one side and a seven-paragraph introduction to the Contradiction group on the other. The text of the Minimum definition was adopted by the 7th congress of the Internationale Situationiste in July 1966.
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image of The minimum definition of intelligence: theses on the construction of one's own self-theory

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Berkeley: For Ourselves, 1974. Pamphlet. [21p.], staplebound pamphlet, very good, 7x8.5 inches. "One of the great secrets of our miserable yet potentially marvellous time is that thinking can be a pleasure. This is a manual for constructing your own self-theory. Constructing your self-theory is a revolutionary pleasure, the pleasure of constructing your self-theory of revolution. Building your self-theory is… Read more
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Encounters

by Brown, Theophilus; foreword by Glenna Campbell

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Published
1999
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San Francisco: npub, 1999. Paperback. [34]p., wraps, 9x9 inches, chiefly illus., clear glassine sheet between each page, wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Erotic paintings, mostly gay male and heterosexual pairings with one lesbian couple.
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Cometbus #49

by Cometbus, Aaron, editor

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Published
2000
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Berkeley: Aaron Cometbus, 2000. Pamphlet. [80]p., 5.5x8.5 inch zine, wraps, illus., minor handling wear else very good condition. Poetry, fuction, an interview with the founder of local punk venue The Gilman Street Project, and more.
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Harold Paris: the California Years

by Paris, Harold; edited by Peter Selz

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Published
1972
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Berkeley: University Art Museum, Berkeley, 1972. Paperback. 66p., wraps, 7x10 inches, profusely illus. with b&w photos, wraps lightly worn else very good exhibition catalog.
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image of The Poetry & Erotic Art of Sparrky [signed by the publisher]

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Berkeley: Bruce N. Duncan, 1986. Pamphlet. 36p., 11x8.5 inches landscape layout, photocopied booklet of drawings and poems, 175 copies printed in October of 1986, stapled pictorial wraps, signed and dated 11/7/04 by the publisher. Sparrky is a Berkeley street-poet and artist. Erotic cartoons and poems. Duncan was (he died in 2009) a famous figure on Telegraph.
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