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image of Labor histories: Class politics, and the working-class experience

Labor histories: Class politics, and the working-class experience

by Arnesen, Eric, Julie Greene and Bruce Laurie, eds

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1998
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9780252067105
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£11.25

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Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. Paperback. xiii, 382p., wraps with a trace of soiling. The working class in American history.
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image of Workingmen and drink, extracts from circular of T.V. Powderly to the Knights of Labor

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New York: National Temperance Society and Publication House, 1893. Small handbill, 5x8.5 inches, printed on one side only, paper toned. National Temperance Society no. 101.
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£71.26
image of Are we free men? From the Monitor of April 29, 1886 [leaflet]

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n.p., 1886. 5.5x8.5 inch leaflet, printed both sides, creased and toned, with a long split along the vertical fold, going almost the length of the sheet. Calls on the reader to vote for prohibition. "The Knights of Labor are right in their declaration of principles, but they will never succeed while they themselves help divert according to actual revenue… Read more
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image of [Advertising card for Ideal Tooth Powder, with photographic portrait of Terence V. Powderly of the Knights of Labor]

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Philadelphia: Vail Brothers, [188-]. Stiff card, slightly larger than 4x6.25 inches, with Powderly's portrait (a sepia photograph from the negative) on one side and text about Ideal Tooth Powder and Ideal Quinine and Sulphur Toilet Soap on the other. Plate measures 3.5x5 inches; his moustache about 1.3 inches from left to right twirl. Very good. One of a series… Read more
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£56.26
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American labor; a pictorial social history

by Schnapper, M.B. [Morris Bartel]

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Published
1972
ISBN
9780818302442
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£11.25

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Washington, D.C.: Public Affairs Press, 1972. Paperback. 574p., mildy worn wraps, spine creased, profusely illus., 8.5x11 inches.
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image of Knights of Labor at prices that will please you [advertising broadside]

Knights of Labor at prices that will please you [advertising broadside]

by [Knights of Labor]

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
[188-?]
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Chicago: B.F. Norris, Alister & Co, [188-?]. 6x13.25 inch broadside on pink paper, illustrating eleven different pins and charms manufactured by the Chicago jeweler; creased from having been folded, with light toning. Undated, but this firm appears to have dealt of K of L merchandise in the late 1880s. Targeted to the trade, with wholesale prices listed. "These are… Read more
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image of Dreaming of what might be; the Knights of Labor in Ontario, 1880-1900

Dreaming of what might be; the Knights of Labor in Ontario, 1880-1900

by Kealey, Gregory S. and Bryan D. Palmer

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1987
ISBN
9780521244305
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£22.50

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Toronto: New Hogtown Press, 1987. Hardcover. xiv, 487p., preface, introduction, appendix, notes, bibliography, index, tables, figures and maps, very good first edition in brick cloth boards and gilt.
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image of Dr. Hand's remedies for children, colic cure, pleasant physic, worm exlixer..

Dr. Hand's remedies for children, colic cure, pleasant physic, worm exlixer..

by [Powderly, Terence V.] and David B. Hand

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Published
1886
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Scranton, PA: Dr. D.B. Hand, 1886. handbill leaflet. Small, 4x5 inch card, color-litho illustration of children with chickens on one side, verso is text, featuring an endorsement from T.V. Powderly, leader of the Knights of Labor of Dr. Hand's cures. This chromo-lith a reasonably complex treatment with five to ten onlaid colors, is a not quite saccharine treatment of… Read more
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image of From the founding of the American Federation of Labor to the emergence of American imperialism

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New York: International Publishers, 1975. Paperback. 480p., second edition, later printing, trade paperback in shelfworn wraps, signiture of previous owner on inside page, else very good condition. History of the labor movement in the United States, vol. 2.
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£9.00
image of Labor: its rights and wrongs. Statements and comments by the leading men of our nation on the labor question of to-day.  With platforms of the various labor organizations, Knights of Labor, Federation of Trades, Agricultural Wheels of the South, Famrers' Alliance, and full proceedings of the General Assembly of the K. of L., at Clveleand, May 25 to June 3, 1886.  With much valuable information for all classes

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Washington: The Labor Publishing Company, 1886. 321p., original cloth binding a bit shelf worn with minor stains, minor fraying of edges, corners slightly bumped, frontispiece portrait of Powderly, foxing of first and last few pages.
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£131.27
image of The path I trod; the autobiography of Terence V. Powderly. Edited by Harry J. Carman, Henry David and Paul N. Guthrie

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New York: Columbia University Press, 1940. hardcover. xiv, 460p., front., first edition, Pages a bit browned. Top page edges show spotting of some sort. DJ with a darkened spine and chipping at the head of the dj spine. Columbia studies in American cutlure, no. 6.
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£26.25
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The great southwest strike

by Allen, Ruth A.

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Published
1942
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Austin: The University of Texas, 1942. Paperback. 174p., preface, appendix, bibliography, index, illustrations, one fold-out illustrations, paperback in printed cream wraps slightly worn, previous owner's name on front wrap, The University of Texas Publication, no. 4214. April 8, 1942.
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image of The Burlington strike: its motives and methods, including the causes of the strike, remote and direct, and the relations to it, of the organizations of Locomotive Engineers, Locomotive Firemen, Switchman's M.A.A., and action taken by Order Brotherhood R.R. Brakemen, Order Railway Conductors, and Knights of Labor. The great dyanmite conspiracy; ending with a sketch by C.H. Frisbie; forty-seven years on a locomotive

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Aurora, Ill: Press of Bunnell and Ward, 1889. 480p., illus., edges of cover very badly worn, hinges reinforced with old cloth tape, internal soiling and staining, a crack developing in the textblock.
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£30.00