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image of Noto dayori |  Letters from Noto : 1955-1964  能登便り with English Translation

Noto dayori | Letters from Noto : 1955-1964 能登便り with English Translation

by Winans, Hideko. Photographs by David Beckman

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Published
2009
ISBN
9784833017237
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£55.42

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Kanzawa: Hokkoku Shinbunsha 北國新聞社, 2009. Hardcover. 181p. Illustrated. Text in Japanese and English. Fine. Inscribed and signed by Yvonne Nimnicht Beckman (daughter of the author and photographer). "An excerpt from a collection of letters" written from the author while she was in Noto Japan to her parents (living in Berkeley at the time). The photographs are by her… Read more
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Zora Neale Hurston: A life in letters

by Kpalan, Carla (Editor) [Hurston, Zora Neale]

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Published
2002
ISBN
9780385490351
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£11.08

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New York: Doubleday, 2002. Hardcover. ix, 880p. Very good in bit soiled and rubbed dj.
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Man and socialism

by Guevara, Che

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Published
no date
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£8.87

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Boston: Venceremos Brigade, no date. 22p., staplebound wraps, light wear. Reprint of Che's letter to Carlos Quijano originally (1965) titled "El Socialismo y el Hombre en Cuba.
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Letters of Insurgents

by Perlman, Fredy

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Published
2014
ISBN
9780939306053
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£11.82

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Seattle: Left Bank Books, 2014. Paperback. 724p., very good trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Reprint of 1975 edition. Novel in the form of letters between jailed anarchists in a fictional country.
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image of By Kenya possessed: The Correspondence of Norman Leys and J. H. Oldham, 1918-1926

By Kenya possessed: The Correspondence of Norman Leys and J. H. Oldham, 1918-1926

by Cell, John, editing and introduction

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Published
1976
ISBN
9780226099712
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Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1976. Hardcover. ix, 382p., two portrait photos, hardcover with dj. Front free endsheet bears a small dried patch of paint, offset to dj flap, jacket mildly rubbed, an otherwise very good copy.
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image of George Saunders on Germany 1919-1920. Introduced and edited by Keith M. Wilson

George Saunders on Germany 1919-1920. Introduced and edited by Keith M. Wilson

by Saunders, George [and] Keith M. Wilson

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Published
1987
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£14.78

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Leeds: Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society Ltd, 1987. 130p., wraps slightly worn else very good condition.
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The letters of Lytton Strachey

by Strachey, Lytton, edited by Paul Levy, assisted by Penelope Marcus

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2005
ISBN
9780374258542
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£11.08

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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 2005. Hardcover. xxi, 698p., introduction, select bibliography & sources, the letters, index, very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj.
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Rachel's Letters

by Corrie, Rachel

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Published
2003
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£8.87

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Berkeley: If Americans Knew, 2003. [16p.], stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition. A series of e-mails written by the young American activist to her parents before she was crushed to death (methodically, by eyewitness report) by an Israeli bulldozer demolishing a Palestinian home.
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image of Ming xian shou ji jing hua / Calligraphy of Ming literatis in correspondence

Ming xian shou ji jing hua / Calligraphy of Ming literatis in correspondence

by Cheng, Hsi; collected by S.P. Yen

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Published
1977
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Hong Kong, 1977. viii, 56, 4p., hardcover, front cover crushed with ugly tears in the paper, interior textblock very good; a reference copy. Facsimile reproductions of calligraphy by Ming-era scholars. Cheng was a professor at the University of Iowa.
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Tanoshii hagaki hyaku gojissen

by Kunisada, Keichiku

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Published
1988
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Tokyo: the author, 1988. [150p.], very good in red cloth. OCLC lists the title but no holdings. Color reproductions of 150 decorative letters featuring Kunisada's calligraphy.
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Bernard Shaw and Alfred Douglas; a correspondence

by Douglas, Lord Alfred, Bernard Shaw, edited by Mary Hyde

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Published
1982
ISBN
9780899191287
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New Haven: Ticknor & Fields, 1982. Hardcover. xli, 237p., introduction, postscript, appendices, index, illustrated with photos and facsimile letters, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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image of Traivellin man, a sequence o poems [signed letter laid-in]

Traivellin man, a sequence o poems [signed letter laid-in]

by Glen, Duncan, with frontispiece by John Hodkinson

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Published
1977
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£33.25

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Preston: Harris Press, 1977. 27p., 4.5x10 inches, frontis, very good chapbook in stapled pictorial wraps. Nice copy. Laid in is a signed holograph note on Akros Press letterhead from Duncan Glen to poet Robert Wells discussing publication. Scottish poet, printer, educator and editor of Akros Magazine. He died in 2008.
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image of Postcard from Donna and Red Kelly to John Wittwer

Postcard from Donna and Red Kelly to John Wittwer

by Kelly, Red, Donna Kelly, John Wittwer

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Published
1951
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£22.17

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Bloomington, IL, 1951. 5.5x3.25 inches, plain cardstock postcard with handwriting of D.M. Kelly (Donna Kelly) to friend jazz pianist John Wittwer in SF with cancelled 3 cent stamp. Donna writes about her travels with husband Seattle-based jazz bassist Thomas "Red " Kelly on a tour with Claude Thornhill. The card is canceled in Bloomington but the return address is… Read more
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image of Love-Letters Of Margaret Fuller, 1845-1846

Love-Letters Of Margaret Fuller, 1845-1846

by [Ossoli, Margaret]

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Published
1969
ISBN
9780837114514
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New York: Greenwood Press, 1969. xvi, 228p., previous owner's name and date in pen on ffep else very good hardcover; reprint of 1903 edition.
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Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun

by

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Published
n.d.
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Girard: Haldeman-Julius Publications, n.d.. 64p., 3.5 x 5 inch wraps, top edge browning. Little blue book no. 84. Allegedly a collection of letters from a frustrated nun named Marianne to a French nobleman.
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image of By Kenya possessed: The Correspondence of Norman Leys and J. H. Oldham, 1918-1926

By Kenya possessed: The Correspondence of Norman Leys and J. H. Oldham, 1918-1926

by Cell, John, editor and introduction

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1976
ISBN
9780226099712
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£13.30

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Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 1976. Hardcover. ix, 382p., hardcover with dj, very good. Studies in Imperialism.
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image of Letter to Fellow Democrats; San Francisco, April 21, 1928

Letter to Fellow Democrats; San Francisco, April 21, 1928

by Phelan, James D.

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Published
1928
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San Francisco: James D. Phelan, 1928. 1 page printed letter with Phelan's letterhead and facsimile signature, folded twice for mass-mailing, yellowed with edgewear. Five paragraphs and final admonition "Be not deceived!" In support of Democratic candidate Governor Alfred E. Smith of New York. On verso find pencil shopping list including "gargle and spinnage" Onetime Mayor of San… Read more
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image of Poetica exotica; three delightful, suppressed items from the pens of three great American writers, plus other curious items

Poetica exotica; three delightful, suppressed items from the pens of three great American writers, plus other curious items

by Franklin, Benjamin, Eugene Field, James Whitcomb Riley, et al.

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Published
1938
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no place: Esoterika Biblion Society, 1938. unpaginated, 6x9 inches, very good in original blue wraps with some foxing on cover edges. Mild scatology. The other "curious" items, are reprints of love letters between persons, mostly Frenchmen and Germans, famous in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
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image of The letters of John Cheever

The letters of John Cheever

by Cheever, John, edited by Benjamin Cheever

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1988
ISBN
9780671628734
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988. Hardcover. 397p. + 12p. photographs, very good first edition in cloth-backed boards and unclipped dj.
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image of Straight Hearts' Delight; love poems and selected letters, 1947-1980

Straight Hearts' Delight; love poems and selected letters, 1947-1980

by Ginsberg, Allen and Peter Orlovsky, edited by Winston Leyland

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1980
ISBN
9780917342653
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San Francisco: Gay Sunshine Press, 1980. Paperback. 239p., nude frontis-portrait, editor's note, chronology of letters, index, photos, very good first edition trade paperback in wraps.
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