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image of The Borough is My Library: A Metropolitan Library Wokers Zine. Issue #2

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[New York]: Self-published by the author, 2010. Pamphlet. 47p., stapled wraps made of a manila envelope, 6x9 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn else very good condition.
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image of The Labadie Collection of Sociological Literature [flier soliciting donations for the purchase of the collection]

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[Detroit, MI]: [Jo Labadie], 1911. Four-panel brochure, 3.5x5.5 inches , very good condition. None found in OCLC as of 3/2021. Reprints a letter from Labadie to the Regents of the University of Michigan, where he wished to donate his large collection of radical political ephemera, along with a plea for "fifteen persons enough interested in this Collection going… Read more
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image of Vente: Bibliotheque gastronomique du Comte Emmanuel d'Andre. Lundi 24 avril 2006 / Mardi 25 avril 2006

Vente: Bibliotheque gastronomique du Comte Emmanuel d'Andre. Lundi 24 avril 2006 / Mardi 25 avril 2006

by Bufferand, Eric, et al., of Pierre Berge & Associes

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Published
2006
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Paris: Pierre Berge Associes, 2006. 144p., 586 listings, a fine-looking compendium in 11x8 inch decorated wraps, text entirely in French. Structurally a presentable copy but the former owner heavily marked up Monday's session (no markings for Tuesday's) in ink. Also, a "Prices realized" insert is lacking.
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image of Gastronomische Bibliothek Alfred Walterspiel. Auktion 47, 6 November 1984

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Munich: Hartung & Karl, 1984. Paperback. 108p. plus 8 pages of b&w plates appended, 576 listings, small softbound on 9.5x6 inch glossy semi- alkaline paperstock in decorated wraps, several entries marked lightly in pencil. A prices realized insert is laid in covering this and a later sale (auktion 48), a very presentable copy. NB, texts entirely in the German… Read more
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image of A Catalogue of the Harsnett Library at Colchester; in which are included A Few Books Presented to the Town by Various Donors Since 1631

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London: Printed by Richard Amer [Not Published.], 1888. Hardcover. xxxiv, 170p., fine presswork employing several fonts, illustrated with a monochrome folded frontis portrait of Archbishop Harsnett (resembles a brass rubbing), hardbound in 10.5x6.5 inch green cloth boards gilt and blind; textblock in excellent condition with signatures opened neatly throughout. One of a run limited to 250. Hinges sound though… Read more
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SSRT Task Force on Gay Liberation Goals and purposes [handbill]

by Task Force on Gay Liberation Social Responsibilities Round Table [aka Rainbow Round Table]

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Published
1970
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ALA/SSRT/Task Force, 1970. Single 8.5x11 inch mimeograph sheet with two paragraphs stating the General goals and the goals As Librarians, lightly-worn. Founded in 1970 by David Fishman & later Barbara Gittings as The Task Force on Gay Liberation the organization was part of the American Library Association's Social Responsibilities Round Table and became in later years Gay and Lesbian… Read more
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image of Our Roots Run Deep: the Black experience in California exhibition [handbill] a panorama of African American history in California from 1500 to the present, January 1 - February 27, 1998

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San Francisco: SF Public Library, Skylight Gallery, 1998. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed one side only on tan stock, very good condition.
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image of Marsilio Ficino e il Ritorno di Platone.  Mostra di Manoscritti tampe e Documenti 17 Maggio - 16 Giugno 1984

Marsilio Ficino e il Ritorno di Platone. Mostra di Manoscritti tampe e Documenti 17 Maggio - 16 Giugno 1984

by Gentile, S., S. Niccoli, e P. Viti, curator-cataloguers

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Published
1984
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Firenze: Casa Editrice le Lettere, 1984. xiv, 212p., xxxix (plates), illustrations show manuscript in b&w, softbound in 9.5x6.5 inch glossy color-decorated wraps. Coated alkaline paperstock throughout, and in fine shape: sound, clean, and except for small pressure marks to cover, unmarked. The sole ownership note is a fiche in two colors; item was once part of the library of… Read more
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image of Rare Books and Manuscript Thefts - A Security System for Librarians, Booksellers, and Collectors.  Foreword by Terry Belanger

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New York: the ABAA / Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America, 1982. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 27p., plain printed pamphlet in 9x6 inch stapled wraps. Covers of laid-lined paperstock, a pleasant production.
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CrimethInc. Into Libraries

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Published
nd
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npl: CrimethInc, nd. Single sheet, 3.5x8.5 inches, printed both sides, very good condition. Explains how to fill out book purchase request forms to get libraries to buy CrimethInc. books.
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Quatrefolio: [five issue broken run]

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2006
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St. Paul, MN: Quatrefoil Library, 2006. Five issue broken run, various pagination, 8.5x11 inches, newsletter, illustrations, articles, news, events, reviews, very good. Issues included are: 15:1, 3 & 4, 16:1 & 2. Newsletter of the LGBTQ Library based in St. paul, Minnesota.
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image of The Limits of Tolerance: censorship and intellectual freedom in public libraries

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Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1997. Hardcover. xxi, 288p., tables, graphs, foreword, summary, references, appendixes, index, good first edition in gray cloth boards with some toning and copper foil titles in black panels.
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image of Papers of the First International. Communication about the George Howell Collection preserved at the Bishopsgate Library, London. (Sonderabdruck aus dem ersten Band des Marx-Engels-Archivs.)

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Frankfurt: Marx-Engels-Archiv, 1926. pp. 441-447, offprint in printed wraps; worn cover has some penciled notes, underlining in text. A reading copy.
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Gay Materials in Schools [handbill]

by ALA/SRRT Task Force on Gay Liberation

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Published
1979
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Philadelphia: Task Force on Gay Liberation, American Library Association, 1979. Two 8.5x11 inch sheets, printed both sides with information about publications, stapled top-left corner, horizontal fold-crease for mailing otherwise very good on orange stock.
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image of Gertrude Stein in Dallas [handbill] The gay task Force Brings You

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Dallas/Philadelphia: Task Force for Gay Liberation & The American Library Association, 1979. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed both sides, photos of Bond and Betty Fairchild, horizontal fold crease for mailing, light wear. The Task Force and ALA present a one-woman show on Stein by Bond and awards to Fairchild and her co-author Nancy Hayward. Also information on the organizations… Read more
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image of San Francisco Gay History Project [handbill]

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San Francisco: The Project, 1980. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill printed one side, reproduction of a drawing from Colette's "Claudine a l'ecole" horizontal fold crease otherwise very good on cream stock. Early handbill seeking materials from older gays and lesbians and funding for the project which became the GLBT Historical Society.
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image of Tretter Letter: newsletter for the Friends of the Tretter Collection; vol. 1, #1, January 2006; Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Builds Unique GLBT Archive and Legacy at the University of Minnesota

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Minneapolis: The Tretter Collection, 2006. 8p. includes covers, 8.5x11 inches, articles, reports, news, photos, services and resources, events, very good newsletter in stapled wraps with some tape remains from mailing. Debut of the newsletter.
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image of Archives Bulletin #5-A, June 1987

Archives Bulletin #5-A, June 1987

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Published
1987
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Hollywood: IGLA, 1987. 6p., 7.5x10 inches, very good simple interim newsletter of 3 sheets stapled upper-left corner. The IGLA Bulletin interim issue. Includes a report on the death of June Mazer, the recent publication by the Archives of a Book of Obits, a call for more space, the March on Washington etc. Usually published a wee bit more lavishly.… Read more
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image of CLGH newsletter: broken run from Summer 1983 to Spring 2005 [35 issues]

CLGH newsletter: broken run from Summer 1983 to Spring 2005 [35 issues]

by Committee on Lesbian and Gay History

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Published
2005
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various locations: CLGH various chapters, 2005. Magazine. 35 issues, various pagination, 8.5x11 inches, reviews, news, reports, mostly stapled wraps. Broken run of the newsletter which began in the early 1970s and was published from various universities and chapters. The included issues have variant designs, formats, logo designs, numbering etc.
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image of Resources for Lesbian and Gay Youth [brochure]

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San Francisco: San Francisco Public Library, 1990. Eight-panel brochure folded to 3.5x8.5 inches, brief catalog of materials in the SFPL aimed at gay youth, very good on lavender stock. Films, videos, fiction, Community Resources, Youth groups etc.
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