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Free John Sinclair

by [Sinclair, John]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1970
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$60.00

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Ann Arbor, MI: John Sinclair Defense Committee; White Panther Party National Headquarters, 1970. 7x8.5 inch four-page brochure, very good. Undated, but a reference to success at keeping Huey Newton out of the gas chamber suggests 1970. Also provides contact information for the Black Panther Party's United Front Against Fascism. The chairman of the White Panther Party, Sinclair was sentenced… Read more
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$60.00
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How many niggers make half a dozen; short stories

by Mungin, Horace

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1971
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$45.00

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New York: The Promoter's Enterprise/Brothers' Distributing Company, 1971. vi, 46p., very good in wraps. Short fiction highlighting the impact of drugs on the black community.
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Bubby: a 24 hour 'zine thing zine

by Nunez Noggle, Jolie

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Published
2011
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$20.00

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Union City, IN: Self-published by the author, 2011. 40p. includes covers, 4.25x5.5 inches, illustrations, good photocopied 'zine in stapled green pictorial wraps. Latina living in Union City, Indiana writing about her brother who is incarcerated in Putnamville Correctional Facility in Greencastle for selling heroin.
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Paris: KBO, 1921. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 30p., coated alkaline paperstock with profuse b&w site photography (factory interiors and machines, close-ups of product), softbound, a pamphlet in 10x7 inch stapled grey wraps, cover decorated in green with embossed black lettering and rulings in blind. Front cover is quite clean, but the blank back cover is soiledj, smudged and sunned. A… Read more
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$25.00
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Pituitrin (Pituitary Extract)

by Kehrer, Dr., et alia. Parke Davis Co., corporate compiler

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1913
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$20.00

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Detroit MI: Parke, Davis & Co, 1913. 40p., high-gloss alkaline paperstock, softbound, a small stapled pamphlet in 6.5x4.5 inch dun wraps printed sepia letterpress. Covers show mildest crimping along spinefold, in all other respects fine: completely sound, clean and unmarked. Text is comprised of an eight-page Parke Davis intro followed by numerous excerpts of medical literature, many from the… Read more
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Sociedad Espanola de Especialidades Wassermann Farmaco Terapeuticas / Atlas Turistico de Espana

by Wassermann Farmaco Terapeuticas. Cartografia: Bescos-Dolcet

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1940
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$40.00

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no city Spain: Wassermann, 1940. Nineteen quarto leaves of alkaline paperstock, each folded vertically in half to make nineteen separate advertising brochures of 8.5x5.5 inches, all four faces of each brochure printed in colors with a come-on cover; pages within (pp.2 & 3) print a detailed doublespread color map, back cover mostly text with spot-color touches. Partial set, 19… Read more
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$40.00
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Austin, TX: The Rag, 1966. Newspaper. 16p., small-format underground paper on toned newsprint, closed edge tear to last two pages. An early and rather rudimentary issue of Austin's iconic underground paper. Articles on dope busts, a sarcastic call to buy war toys, local theater and music, and more.
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$25.00
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The Haight Ashbury Maverick. Vol. 1 no. 5

by Strait, Guy (ed.)

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1967
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$125.00

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San Francisco: Straight and Associates, 1967. 16p., tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold crease, othrwise very good. Cover art by R. Adams depicting a split-fount colored peacock standing on a bed of fire. Back cover sports a zaftig harem girl sitting on a cushion, veiled in a bikini top, with a sphinx pet at her feet. Scarce S.F. underground paper… Read more
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$125.00
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Haight Ashbury Maverick. Vol. 2 no. 2

by Strait, Guy (ed.)

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1967
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$125.00

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San Francisco: Straight and Associates, 1967. Newspaper. 16p., tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold crease, barely toned, else very good. Scarce S.F. underground paper edited by Guy Straight, in imitation of the better-known Oracle. News about events in the Haight, poetry, centerspread is two split-fount posters - one a psychedelic ad for a east indian clother store and the other… Read more
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$125.00
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Hanover: Steerforth Press, 2013. Hardcover. viii, 360p., author's note, sources, glossy color photo section, near fine first edition in boards and bright unclipped dj. Controversial alternate revisionist theory about the murder of Matthew Shepard placing much of the blame on meth dealing and sex for drugs. Many of the statements are hearsay and unsubstantiated third-party quotes.
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$11.00
image of 4 pieces of ephemera from Castro-era Cuba:  Exposicion Tapices de Pintores y Escultores / Salon de Artes Plasticas UNEAC '80 / Museo Farmaceutico de Matanzas / La Plaza de la Catedral [by] Zenaida Iglesias Sanchez.  Four unrelated items as a small miscellaneous lot

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La Habana / Matanzas: variously published, 1970. The art-related items include salutes to the Revolution, the others do not. Trivial stuff but not quite throwaways. Details on request.
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$15.00
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Philadelphia: SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals, 1996. 14p. includes covers and rear gatefold, 4.25x9 inches, illustrations, specifications, side-effects etc., very good glossy brochure stapled on heavy stock. Explanations of the effects of hypogonadism and low testosterone accomapnied by several treatment options with an emphasis on the company's Androderm Scrotal Patch!
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$15.00
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Four Postcards

by Milk, Harvey, Dennis Peron, Brownie Mary, et al.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2012
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$15.00

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San Francisco: Self-published by Peron, 2012. Four 4x6 inch postcards, two b&w and two in color, issued relating to Peron's memoirs, very good. Three of the photos include Harvey Milk with Peron circa 1976-77 and one is a 1998 photo of Peron with Mary Rathburn aka Brownie Mary.
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Drugs in the Western Hemisphere: an odyssey of cultures in conflict

by Walker, William O., III, editor, Carlos Gutierrez Noriega, W. Golden Mortimer, Joseph A. Gagliano et al.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1996
ISBN
9780842024266
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$12.00

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Wilmington: Scholarly Resources Inc, 1996. Paperback. xxvii, 262p., introduction, essays, suggested reading and films, very good first edition trade paperback in wraps. Jaguar Books on Latin America #12.
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$12.00
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Marijuana & Christianity: What Does The Bible Tell Us To Do

by Family Council on Drug Awareness

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1990
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$12.00

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Los Angeles: Family Council on Drug Awareness, 1990. 6-panel brochure folded to 3.75x8.5 inches, photocopied, very good condition. The FCDA was "founded in 1989 to develop and present reliable, factual information about drugs and drug policy." Sample Q & A: "How was Marijuana used during Biblical times?--Cannabis was used in 12 manner [sic]: for lamp oil, food, paper, cord,… Read more
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International Times, #71, Jan, 14-28, 1970

by Moorcock, Michael, Mick Farren, et al.

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Published
1970
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$20.00

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London: Knullar, 1970. Newspaper. 28p., folded tabloid, toned, light fraying on a few pages, illus., small chips at the spine quarterfold, else good. Britain's primary underground paper. This issue has loads of readers' letters, pages of record reviews, a generous portion of music ads, a full-page comic strip by Michael Moorcock and Mal-Dean, a couple pages of Brighton news… Read more
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Havana: Editorial José Martí, 1987. 39, [17] pages, staplebound booklet, small folded map laid in. Includes mugshots and arrest accounts of Americans and others caught smuggling drugs in Cuban waters.
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$22.00
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Kavas of Vanuatu: cultivars of Piper methysticum Forst

by Lebot, Vincent; Pierre Cabalion

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1988
ISBN
9789822031010
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$50.00

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Noumea, New Caledonia: South Pacific Commission, 1988. ix, 191p., paperback, 8.25x10.5 inches, very good. Technical paper 195. On the traditional drug, kava, made from a local plant.
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image of Information Alert: Drug Abuse and AIDS, Our Community at Risk: Choices for Change [handbill] a series of 2-day regional conferences for the frican-American Community sponsored by the National Inst. on Drug Abuse

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Rockville, MD: R.O.W. Sciences, 1990. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed one-side only very good on light blue stock. States goals, objectives, target audience, dates and locations, contact info.
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$12.00
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The Cannabis Cover Up

by Legalise Cannabis Campaign

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1978
ISBN
9780906497005
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$25.00

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London: Legalise Cannabis Campaign, 1978. Pamphlet. 30p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.25 inches, corners bumped, pen notation on front wrap, staple through front wrap, else good condition.
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