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The Excess Male

by Pace, Nathaniel

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Published
1982
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9780898651423
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Norfolk: Donning / Starblaze, 1982. Paperback. [iii] 101p., introduction, conclusion, bibliography, stain on fore edges else good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. A eugenics answer to all the world's social ills from war to homosexuality: limit the birth of males to one male per ten females. (The author has two grown sons or, I got mine Jack,… Read more
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Race Welfare

by Gruber, Max

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Published
[191-]
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£33.75

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Westerville, OH: American Issue Publishing Company, [191-]. 15p., stalebound pamphlet, mild toning, very good. International Series no. 7. The author, president of the Royal Hygenic Institute in Munich, argues that alcohol impacts racial health and reproduction. An example of the intersection between Temperance and Eugenics in this period.
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Montreal: Editions Latin America, 1972. 63p., illustrated with photos & cuts, staplebound booklet, wraps lightly worn else very good condition. Manipulating the poor; sterilization as subordination.
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£9.00
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Growth of Japanese children born in America and in Japan

by Spier, Leslie

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Published
1929
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Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1929. v, 29p., staplebound wraps, corner crease to front cover, small personal ownership stamp on title page, otherwise very good. Publications in anthropology, Vol. 3, #1. "The parents of the American-born Japanese children of Seattle are drawn primarily from southern Japan (Kumamoto, Yamaguchi, and Hiroshima prefectures) and from the vicinity of Osaka and Toikyo… Read more
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Black man in the 20th century: a study of genetics and race

by Coppola, S. [Salvator]

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Published
1969
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£22.50

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N. pl: the author, 1969. Pamphlet. 45p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps slightly worn with minor soiling else very good condition. Crank genetics used as an excuse for racism.
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The super race; an American problem

by Nearing, Scott

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Published
1919
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New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1919. Hardcover. 89p., rubricated title page, very good reprint in gray cloth boards. green titles, in a stained and heavily chipped dj. The Art of Life Series, Edward Howard Griggs, editor. Odd work promoting eugenics by the economist and soon to be radical.
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San Francisco: Self-published by the author, 1917. 8p, 5x6.5 inches, wraps, staple-bound, staples rusted but no impact on program, mildly discolored with stain at right corner of pages, handwriting from period on front cover's lower left corner, median vertical fold as if for placement in pocket. Program for educational program for SF teachers presented by the Superintendent of Schools.… Read more
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New York: Society of Sanitary and Moral Prophylaxis, 1912. Magazine. 38p., very good journal in stapled gray wraps, "NY Social Hygeine Soc." penciled above title on cover. Includes discussion of appropriate sex education for children.
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The super race; an American problem

by Nearing, Scott

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Published
1912
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New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1912. Hardcover. 89p., rubricated title page, very good first edition in tan cloth boards. green titles, in a stained and heavily chipped dj. Find a Huebsch promotional flyer for its 'Art of Life' series laid in. The Art of Life Series, Edward Howard Griggs, editor. Odd work promoting eugenics by the economist and soon to… Read more
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Humanitarismo y Eugenismo

by Relgis, Eugen

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Published
1950
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Toulouse: Universo, 1950. 46p., staplebound booklet, evenly toned, front wrap lightly foxed else very good condition. Text in Spanish. El Mundo al Dia. Pro-eugenics pamphlet by the Romanian anarchist.
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Nihon minzoku no shorai [The future of the Japanese nation] 日本民族の將來

by Tanaka, Kan'ichi 田中寛一

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Published
1926
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Tokyo: Baifu-kan 培風館, 1926. 266p., hardcover in blue cloth, very good, in slipcase with illustrated label. Rubberstamp of the American Institute of Asian Studies, with name of donor in pen. OCLC lists one copy of this early edition. Tanaka cites research allegedly proving Japanese racial superiority in various fields to make the case for a leadership role in… Read more
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The journal of heredity, volume 40 number 2 February, 1949

by [Popenoe, Paul, et alia, editorial board]

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Published
1949
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New York [and Baltimore]: The American Genetic Association, 1949. Pp.29-56 [28p.], coated paperstock throughout with interspersed plates and a portrait of Lindstrom r.i.p., 10 x 7 inch stapled journal wraps. Shows a touch of foxing, almost none of handling. "Edward W. Lindstrom-- an appreciation; The human 'Nucleolar chromosome;'' The Greeks had words for six sexes; Calculation of inbreeding coefficients;… Read more
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The journal of heredity, volume 40 number 1 January, 1949

by [Popenoe, Paul, et alia, editorial board]

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Published
1949
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New York [and Baltimore]: The American Genetic Association, 1949. 28p., coated paperstock throughout, 10 x 7 inch stapled journal wraps. "Somatic reduction in trillium; two genes for tongue-twisting; mustard gas and meiosis; a new gene for 'shrunken endosperm'
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Toronto: Women's Press, 1975. 63p., text is typewriter-set, illustrated with photos & cuts, a reprint of the 1972 edition; staplebound 7.75 x 5.25 inch decorated wraps, mildest edgewear. Manipulating the poor; sterilization as subordination.
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London: Bailliere, Tindall & Cox, 1902. 659p., semicoated paperstock, photographic histological and other illustrations; half-bound (spine & corners) in red morocco, edges scuffed but quite sound. Includes a Calcutta medico's rather extensive notes, with photos, on a "monstrous" twinship; see "Acardiacus anceps," by Kedarnath Das, pp. 341-355, he has worked up a schedule of minutiae which compare earlier similars… Read more
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London: George Redway, 1900. Hardcover. viii, 158p., first edition, very good in original green cloth with only a trace of edge wear. Estlake was a member of the Community. *Egbert p. 125.
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£48.76