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The Mills of the Gods: A tale of tomorrow

by Wimberly, C.F.; illustrated by Newell Wimberly

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Published
1929
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£22.19

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Louisville, KY: Pentecostal Publishing Co, 1929. Hardcover. 255p., cloth-covered boards, 5x7.5 inches, illus., boards edgeworn, corners bumped, pages lightly toned, offsetting to endpapers, penciled gift inscription on free front endpaper, edges lightly foxed. No dj. Religious fiction set in Kentucky.
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image of Workers' Power, No. 128, Sep 4-17, 1975 International Socialist weekly

Workers' Power, No. 128, Sep 4-17, 1975 International Socialist weekly

by International Socialists (US)

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Published
1975
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£11.09

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Highland Park, MI: International Socialists, 1975. Newspaper. One issue, 16 pp., wraps, tabloid folded in half,spot color used throughout, very toned, smudged and chipped, Previous owners name penciled in top right of cover wrap. Articles: "Stop the Racists, hundreds March against Klan in Louisevillie", "Is China Socialist?", "White Line Fever", more.
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image of Communism in the Mid-South; hearings before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee To Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act and Other Internal Security Laws, Eighty-Fifth Congress, first session, on Oct. 28, 29, 1957

Communism in the Mid-South; hearings before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee To Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act and Other Internal Security Laws, Eighty-Fifth Congress, first session, on Oct. 28, 29, 1957

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act and Other Internal Security Laws

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Published
1957
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Washington DC: GPO, 1957. Paperback. ii-iii, 1-81,i-viii pp.,wraps, cover wrap coming undone from staple bindings, else excellent condition.
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image of The Kentucky Kernel. Extra! Extra! Extra! (May 6, 1970 issue on the burning of the campus ROTC building)

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Lexington: University of Kentucky, 1970. 4p., tabloid newspaper format, closed edge tear. Describes confrontations between student protesters and the administration after the Kent State shootings; tensions culminated in the burning of an ROTC building on Euclid Avenue by Sue Ann Salmon.
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image of Enough is enough; a collection of articles, letters and speeches

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[New York]: the author. Paperback. [xviii], 150p., wraps, very good condition. The autobiographical odyssey that brought one black intellectual from a belief in the civil rights movement and reform, to separatism and pan-Africanism. Jones, born and raised in Kentucky, was a well know New York City civil rights attorney.
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image of The Scarlet Feather. A novel of the American Frontier [subtitle from dj]

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New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1959. 315p., first edition clothbacked boards in dust jacket; the casebound book is clean, sound and unmarked, quite good, while the dj is worn, its spine panel sunned, sticker scar to front panel. Author Every has autographed the tipped in first blank and we note that he elides his given name with his… Read more
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The Law of Betrayal [signed]

by Collins, Tess

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Published
2003
ISBN
9781594660009
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Superior, WI: Port Town Pub, 2003. Paperback. 270p., signed by the author ontitle page, very good first edition trade paperback original in black pictorial wraps with award gilt label affixed front cover. Margaret Coel blurb on rear cover. Tale of mysteries featuring a race of people living in the Appalachian hollows of Kentucky and a dedicated female prosecutor. Third… Read more
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image of Grand Ball given for the benefit locked-out Woodworkers Local 154.  Monday, May 30, 1904 at Germania Hall, First and Jefferson....  Fred Weimeyer , Chairman..

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[Louisville, KY]: Amalgamated Wood Workers International Union of America, 1904. Small 2.6x4.25 card, slightly edgeworn and faded, one side with an ad for the ball, the other with lyrics to "Nobody's lookin' but de owl and de moon" (in pseudo-Black dialect).
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£36.98
image of Minutes of the twenty-second constitutional general convention of the Industrial Workers of the World, November 9-16, 1936

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Chicago: Industrial Workers of the World, 1936. Pamphlet. 29, 4, 4, 12, 2, 3, 16p., wraps faded and worn, mimeographed, due to mimeograph mishap two pages are blank in the middle of a report but no text is missing (collated with another copy), 8.5x11 inches. First section is minutes, other sections are various reports (Fred Thompson's report, finances, etc)… Read more
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£110.93
image of March of labor, national monthly magazine for the active trade unionist.  Vol. 6, no. 7, August, 1954

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New York: March of Labor Inv, 1954. Magazine. 23, [i]p., wraps slightly worn, minor wrinkling else good condition, 8x10.5 inches. Includes Anne Braden's article "Kentucky miners prepare for battle," and more. Noted in Walter Goldwater's "Radical periodicals in American, 1890-1950" no. 144 "Monthly edited by John Steuben, spokesman for the Communist line in union matters during this period… Read more
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William E. Bartley Jr. for Senate. People's Party [handbill]

by Bartley, William E., Jr.

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Published
1972
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Lexington: Bill Bartley for US Senate, 1972. 8.5x11 inch mimeographed leaflet, printed both sides, very good. Bartley, a law student, was running as the candidate of the People's Party.
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[Group of three leaflets]

by New Party of Kentucky

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Published
1971
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Lexington, etc.: New Party of Kentucky, 1971. Three 8.5x11 inch leaflets, very good; one is a draft program, another explains refusal to work with major electoral parties, and the last one is a reprint of a joint statement put out by the New Party, Peace and Freedom Party and others in Salt Lake City.
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The what? where? when? why? and how? of the House of David

by House of David

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Published
1931
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Benton Harbor, MI: House of David, 1931. 32p., slender booklet with pictorial cover, very good. Several black and white plates showing the founder, his home in Kentucky, and the site of the House of David at Benton Harbor. Henry Yaple's bibliography of House of David imprints describes this as an unstated third edition, retaining the 1931 date but issued… Read more
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image of The labor problem. Is organized labor dangerous to enterprise or American institutions

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n.p.: [the author-?], 1886. 8p., edgeworn pamphlet, paper toned. Top edges uncut; last page has an edge tear (not affecting text) and some soiling. "The Speaker, in an address delivered August 12th, at Smith's Grove [Kentucky], to an organized club of farmers, took occasion to denounce labor organizations in very emphatic terms, by reason of which many labor men… Read more
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Selected Writings

by Wilson, Gladys O., illustrations by James E. Freeman

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Published
1994
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[Indiana or Kentucky?]: Self-published by the author, 1994. [28p] 5.25x8.5 inches, poetry, drawings, color photo of the author and her daughter at rear, very good poetry chapbook in stapled pictorialw raps. The African American poet was born in Kentucky and the artist in Indiana. Religious and spiritual poetry.
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The Pike St. Review #3

by Harrison, W. J. & B. Gibeau, editors, W. Smoke, Dennis Moran, Bill Dodd & David P. Little

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Published
1977
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Covington, KY: The Pike St. Review, 1977. Magazine. [16p] includes covers, 7x8.5 inches, illustrations, mild wear and foxing otherwise very good poetry and art journal in stapled pictorial wraps. Modernist Kentucky poetry. Smoke's "Thirteen Way of Looking at Wallace Stevens" is notable. No copies located in OCLC as of 11/2020.
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Black father black faith

by Hooper, Cliff, Sr

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Published
1970
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Seattle: Self-published by the author, 1970. 100p., wraps. Covers a bit soiled. Pages browned/age-toned. The Indiana born, Seattle-based African American author's meditation on racism in American society.
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image of The personal freedom of the individual citizen is the most sacred and precious inheritance of Americans

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N.pl: n.pub, 1904. Pamphlet. 32p., wraps slightly browned with minor chipping on the edges, 5.75x8.5 inches. Anonymous attack on the United Mine Workers of America, done as part of the wage negotiations in Hopkins County, Kentucky coal mines over wages. Compilation of various articles, all with an antiunion slant.
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£48.07
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Time

by Lee, Al

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1974
ISBN
9780912946122
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New York: Ecco, 1974. Paperback. 85p, very good first edition, review copy slip laid in. Poems for 2020.
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image of 225 Horses. Annual Spring Sale. 225 Horses. Will Sell from 85 to 100 Each Day. Special Notice. Sale commences Tuesday Morning, March 20, promptly at 8 a.m., and we will finish Wednesday, if possible. Stallions, Brood Mares, Youngsters, Teams and Saddle Stallions. Auctioneers: Col. Gen. A. Bain; Capt. Jack Stewart. Bring This Catalogue with You

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Harrodsburg KY: Printed by Democrat Printing Co. for Woodward & Shanklin, 1894. Paperback. 117p., newsprint textblock, paperbound in densely printed 6.5x5 inch russet wraps, textblock is extremely acidic and fragile with a crease and a short split to last leaf, back cover wrap similarly split and creased with a minuscule chip, front cover detached, slightly edgeworn. A good copy,… Read more
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£55.46