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Modesto Anarcho [three issues]

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Published
2010
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Modesto, CA: Modesto Anarcho, 2010. Three issues, all staplebound photocopied zine format, 8.5x11 inches, No. 11 with bottom corner of rear wrap dog-eared else generally very good condition. Numbers present are 3, 11, and 13. Anarchist zine focusing largely on local events in the Modesto area.
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Home Bound

by Cuelho, Art [and] David Mas Masumoto

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Published
1989
ISBN
9780916380489
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Big Timber, MO: Seven Buffaloes Press, 1989. Paperback. 56p., wraps, 5.25 x 8.25 inches, illus., very good first edition. One of one thousand copies. Short stories about life in California's Central Valley by the Japanese-American and Azorean-American authors.
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Vengeance: revolutionary proletarian culture

by Crudo

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Published
2008
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[Modesto, CA]: the zine, 2008. 14 pages, photocopied in mildly worn wraps, 8.5x11 inches. Unnumbered issue of the anarchist zine by the publisher of Modesto Anarcho.
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Jinsei o akaruku suru Seikatsu yukinobu

by Motoyoshi, Rev. J.

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Published
1957
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Fresno, CA: Asoka Buddhist Brotherhood Society, 1957. 112p., hardcover with red silk-covered boards, very good. Text in Japanese. A collection of the Japanese-American minister's writings, including prayers.
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Paperback. Pp.177-263 (i.e., 86p.), presswork on semi-coated alkaline paperstock illustrated with b&w site photos, line maps and diagrams. Original issue in plain printed 10x6.5 inch journal wraps. Head of spine has a half-inch chip, margin of front cover a quarter-inch closed tear, otherwise mild general edgewear; clean, untoned and unmarked within, a good copy.
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£14.70
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Buried onions

by Soto, Gary

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1997
ISBN
9780152013332
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San Diego: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1997. Paperback. 148p. uncorrected proof, very good in wraps. YA novel set in Fresno, California.
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Modesto Anarcho [six issues]

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Published
2009
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Modesto, CA: Modesto Anarcho, 2009. Six issues, all staplebound photocopied zine format, 8.5x11 inches. Numbers present are 3-5, 8, 10, 11. Also included is an apparent reprint of number 1. Anarchist zine focusing largely on local events in the Modesto area.
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Washington DC: GPO, 1956. xv, 47p., 6x9.25 inches, illustrated with foldout map and 7 plates, tables, summary, notes and name on cover otherwise good booklet in stapled yellow and brown wraps.
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Comprehensive Plan for Water Resources Development, Central Valley Basin, California

by Bashore, Harry W., commissioner; Richard L. Boke, regional Director Region 2. United States Department of the Interior, Harold L. Ickes, secretary

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Published
1945
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£55.13

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Sacramento: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, 1945. Paperback. viii, 35, 281p., softbound, mimeo'd recto-only on standard leaves under professionally-printed 10.5x8 inch cover sheets and a black binder's-tape spine, illustrated with scattered line maps. Cover bears pencilled notes and holograph [ownership?] legend of Paul Willmore of the Bureau, covers a little dusty, within find a couple of mis-folded… Read more
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Sacramento: State of California Department of Public Works, 1951. Paperback. viii, 127p., inserted b&w illustrations and map in colors; plus extensive appendices and 15 large folded "plates" (= maps) with spot-color. First issue of this version of the project mimeo'd recto-only under professionally-printed cover sheets and a dark blue binder's-tape spine. The tape is torn for two inches at… Read more
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£36.75
image of Feasibility of State ownership and operation of the Central Valley Project of California, March, 1952: report prepared pursuant to senate concurrent resolution no. 48. legislature of 1951

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Sacramento: Senate of the State of California, 1952. Paperback. 288p., 8.5x11 inches, photos, maps, plans, tables, figures, many folding, reports, mild wear and foxing otherwise good paperback in green report covers; find three "Irrigation Districts of California" papers laid-in (nice pictorial letterheads).
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Fresno, CA: the Lodge, 1965. 68p., profusely illus. with black and white photos, 8.5x11 inches, very good in wraps.
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By-laws, Joaquin Parlor no. 5

by Native Daughters of the Golden West

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Published
1916
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Stockton, CA: Native Daughters of the Golden West, 1916. 27, (2) p., wraps, 3.75x6 inches; "Joined April 25, 1922" penned at top of front cover. Rules of the social organization, with list of members and the dates they joined. Members had access to a sick fund that paid out benefits, a system apparently ripe for exploitation as a large… Read more
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Graduation prom [dance card]

by Stockton YBA (Young Buddhist Association)

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Published
1946
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Stockton, CA: YBA, 1946. 2.75x3.75 inch dance card, four panel format with hole punched for ribbon. Lists five Japanese-American couples as patrons and patronesses, starting with Rev. Hojo of the Buddhist Church in Stockton. Minor foxing, otherwise very good.
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n.p.: Modesto Anarcho, 2010. 15p., very good in stapled wraps, 8.5x11 inches. Most material focuses on student protests in the Cal State University system.
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image of Grand master's address; July 17-20, 1978, 123rd annual communication, Convention Center, Fresno, California

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Fresno: Prince Hall Grand Lodge, 1978. 18p., 8.5x11 inches, stapled wraps with slight dampstain at lower left corner. Details the previous year's activities and discusses changes in the immediate future.
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Irrigated Pastures in California

by Jones, Burle J. and J. B. Brown

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Published
1947
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Berkeley: The College of Agriculture, University of California, 1947. 48p., 6x9 inches, introduction, illustrated with tables, figures and on-site photos, very good in original stapled pictorial wraps. California Agricultural Extension Service Circular 125, Revised June 1947.
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