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The American Way to Bill of Rights Socialism

by Hall, Gus

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

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New York: Communist Party USA, 1990. 12p., wraps, illus, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps lightly worn, rear wrap lightly soiled else very good condition.
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Finnish-American Poetry [signed]

by Rauhala, Johanna, Bill Vartnow & Don Hagelberg

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2010
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$15.00

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Sonoma: Self-published by Hagelberg, 2010. vi, 58p., 5.5x8.5 inches, personal inscription signed by Vartnaw, #315/500 copies fine limited first edition chapbook in stapled white pictorial wraps.
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[Group of quarterly working cards and receipts for dues payments]

by Pile Drivers, Bridge, Wharf and Dock Builders Local Union No. 34

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1938
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$35.00

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San Francisco: Local 34, 1938. Four quarterly working cards for the same individual, F. Kallio (name variously misspelled by the functionaries filling out the cards), wallet-size, together with six receipts for dues and fees. Kallio is a Finnish surname.
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Working class USA; the power and the movement

by Hall, Gus

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1987
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$75.00

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New York: International Publishers, 1987. Hardcover. 392p., inscribed "To Morton Sobel - a fellow ex-con, greetings Gus Hall, Jan 12-85," dj slightly shelfworn and faded on spine.
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Vaasa: Vaasa kirjapaino, 1947. 126p., pictorial wraps, 11.5x8 inches; text in Finnish. Closed tear to bottom of spine panel, ownership signature on title page, otherwise very good. Pictorial album published for emigrants from Finland's region of Southern Ostrobothnia residing in North America.
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Taistelun säveliä: lausuttavia runoja

by Rutanen, Mikael

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1930
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$20.00

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Superior, Wisconsin: Tyomies Society, 1930. 93p., worn wraps, occasional pencil underlining and circles around poems. Poetry in Finnish. Collection of "Battle songs" published by the Finnish immigrant socialist organization.
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The strange case of William Heikkila

by [Heikkila, William]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1958
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$45.00

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San Francisco: Heikkila Defense Fund, 1958. [7p] 7x10 inches, unbound pamphlet, old staples and staple holes in rear panels else very good condition, printed in red ink. Heikkila was kidnapped by INS agents on Sansome Street in San Francisco and secretly deported to Finland.
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Our country in crisis - the people must act!

by Hall, Gus

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1970
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$12.00

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New York: New Outlook Publishers, 1970. 36p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. By the head of the Communist Party.
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Fitchburg, MA: A.S.S. Järjestön Toimeenpanevan komitean kustantama, 1909. 249, vi p., original cloth binding slightly soiled, folded frontispiece photo of convention delegates, minor internal penciling by an attentive comrade. Text in Finnish. Reports and proceedings from the third convention of the group.
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$85.00
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New York: New Century Publishers, 1951. Pamphlet. 79p., wraps, very good condition *Seidman H18. Calls the USSR and China "stout pillars" in the world peace camp. Finnish - American author, born and raised in Minnesota.
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Your stake in the 1960 elections

by Hall, Gus

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1960
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New York: New Century Publishers, 1960. Pamphlet. 31p., wraps, 5x7.5 inches, very good condition.
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The New National People's Daily World

by Hall, Gus and Michael Zagarell

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1986
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$15.00

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New York: People's Daily World, 1986. 24p., wraps, 4.25x7.5 inches, very good. Extensive drum-banging to raise $500,000 and enthusiasm for a new daily newspaper for the CPUSA.
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Fitchburg, MA: Raivaajan Kirjapaino, 1909. 189 p., illustrated boards, remains of paper label adhering to bottom of front cover. Fold-out photo of Finnish-American socialists in Michigan. Various short pieces of literature by different authors, some poems, with B&W illustrations. Number five in a series that ran from 1905 to 1911. Two pages have been torn and repaired with archival… Read more
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The struggle for detente

by Hall, Gus

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1974
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$12.00

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New York: Political Affairs, 1974. Pamphlet. 14p., wraps with minor edge wear else very good condition, errata slip laid in, 5.5x8.5 inches. Originally appeared as an article in Political Affairs.
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Superior, WI: Amerikan Suomalaisten Sosialististen Kustannusyhtiöiden Kustantama, 1915. [185p.], edgeworn wraps, spine ends frayed with some loss of spine panel. Text in Finnish.
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Taikauskoa vastaan

by Casson, Herbert N.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1907
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Fitchburg, MA: Suom. sos. kust.-yht, 1907. 136p., edgeworn boards, last leaf has sustained a ragged tear affecting text (legibility ok), library stamp on flyleaf. OCLC lists the title but states that no holding institutions are known. Text in Finnish.
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image of Would you believe... U.S. workers running the economy? What every worker should know about trade unions under socialism

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New York: New Outlook Publishers, 1980. 24p., staplebound pamphlet, red covers slightly rubbed, illus., 4.5x7 inches.
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Gus Hall, the man and the message

by North, Joseph, James Jackson [and] George Meyers

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1970
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New York: New Outlook Publishers, 1970. Pamphlet. 63p., staplebound pamphlet, wraps slightly worn, previous owner's name on title page else very good condition. For lovers of hagiography, a classic.
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image of Political affairs, theoretical journal of the Communist Party, USA. Vol. 57, no. 1, January, 1978 to no. 12, December 1978

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New York: Political Affairs Publishers, 1978. Various pagination, bound maroon buckram. Complete run for year, original covers bound in. Articles by Herbert Aptheker, Henry Winston, Jarvis Tyner, William Pomeroy, Anne Braden and others. Finnish American editor.
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The house of imperialism is crumbling

by Hall, Gus

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1971
ISBN
9780878980765
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New York: New Outlook Publishers, 1971. Pamphlet. 40p., wraps, very good condition. By the head of the Communist Party USA.
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