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image of Rock of Cashel. An illustrated history and guide to Saint Patrick's rock

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Dublin: Kamac Publications, 1977. Revised edition, reprinted: 56p., numerous standard illustrations in b&w, softbound in 7.5x5 inch decorated wraps. Cover is slightly sunned along its spinefold, a clean, sound, unmarked copy. This cataloguer, by the way, dined on fresh mussels in the sole Protestant church building (never consecrated) on the rock. A long time ago. Luckily my fellow hiker… Read more
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image of Mattachine Review: vol. 5, #9, September, 1959: Undesirable Discharge from the Air Force

Mattachine Review: vol. 5, #9, September, 1959: Undesirable Discharge from the Air Force

by Call, Hal, editor, H.L.A. Hart, Walter C. Alvarez, Willem Tomsson, Rev. Hallidie Smith, James Hubbart, Hal Boyle, et al.

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Published
1959
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$65.00

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San Francisco: Mattachine Society, 1959. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.25 inches, very good digest size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Cover story on military/gay trends and directives. Also a report on immorality and treason in re; The Wolfenden Report. The Mattachine Society, forerunner of Daughters of Bilitis, One, Inc. and Homosexual Information Center etc., founded in 1950 in Los Angeles… Read more
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End as a Man specially revised and edited

by Willingham, Calder, introduction by Burt Rascoe

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Published
1950
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$20.00

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New York: Avon Publishing, 1950. Paperback. 221p., very good mass-market reprint edition revised and edited in vintage pictorial wraps. The hardcover Vanguard Press edition was Young 4164 Avon 240. The author's first book concerns the students at a southern military academy.
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Know your enemy: Viet Cong

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Published
1966
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Washington DC: Armed Forces Information and Education, 1966. 24p., staplebound pamphlet, ownership stamp of W.G. Wartolec on cover, otherwise minor wear. DOD GEN-20.
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image of San Francisco Express Times: vol.2, #9, March 4, 1969: Mutineers in the Act

San Francisco Express Times: vol.2, #9, March 4, 1969: Mutineers in the Act

by Garson, Marvin, editor, R. Cobb, Marjorie Heins, Paul Glusman, Dave Law Sky, Sandy Darlington, Carl Furillo, Timothy Leary, Paula C. Kurtz, et al.

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Published
1969
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$35.00

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San Francisco: The Trystero Company, 1969. Newspaper. 16p., folded tabloid underground newspaper, photos, comics, art, articles, reviews, news, local ads, very lightly toned else very good on newsprint. S.F.'s main political underground paper. Cover photo of Captain Lamont reading the mutiny act to stockade prisoners engaged in a non-violent sitdown. Berkeley Strike. Why They Settled at SF State., Centerspread… Read more
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Kreuzzug gegen den Gral

by Rahn, Otto

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Published
1985
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9783922314530
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$20.00

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Stuttgart: Verlag fur Ganzheitliche Forschung und Kultur, 1985. 301p., features several b&w photo sections on inserted coated stock, hardbound in 8.5x6 inch blue boards and dust jacket. Quite sound in every respect, clean and unmarked. Photos dwell on fortress churches atop tall skinny mountains.
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image of Loi relative à la formation d'une Légion franche étrangère. Donnée à Paris, le I.er aout 1792, l'an 4.e de la liberté

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Paris: l'Imprimerie nationale, 1792. 24p., neatly disbound and trimmed, but retaining wide margins; old stain at bottom of textblock. Text of a law establishing the Free Foreign Legion, a predecessor to the French Foreign Legion. Several days earlier, the Assembly had decreed that "if the enemies' kingdoms would deploy numerous armies against the free people, it is important for… Read more
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image of San Francisco Express Times: vol.2, #10, March 11, 1969: SF Chinatown Fair 1969 Year of the Rooster

San Francisco Express Times: vol.2, #10, March 11, 1969: SF Chinatown Fair 1969 Year of the Rooster

by Garson, Marvin, editor, R. Cobb, Driggs, Nina Serrano Landau, Gilbert V. Johnson, Stan Dupp, Brother Justice, Sandy Amoros, Bill Sarill, Greil Marcus, Marjorie Heins, Paul Glusman, Dave Lawsky, Sandy Darlington, et al.

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Published
1969
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San Francisco: The Trystero Company, 1969. Newspaper. 20p., folded tabloid underground newspaper, photos, comics, art, articles, reviews, news, local ads, very lightly toned else very good on newsprint. S.F.'s main political underground paper. Cover story on Chinatown with art by Driggs and poem by Landau. Back cover postern "A Song of Ouroboros" by Johnson. Inside: "Know Your Presidio" with… Read more
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image of The University - military - police complex; a directory and related documents

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New York: The North American Congress on Latin America, 1970. Pamphlet. 88p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, front wrap lightly toned, old price and markings in an evil black marker on front wrap and it's verso (else clean), good condition.
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The Brick Foxhole a novel

by Brooks, Richard

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Published
1945
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New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1945. Hardcover. 238p., light wear to board edges otherwise very good first edition in cloth boards and edgeworn,chipped and sunned unclipped dj Young 467. Big chip affects author's last name on front panel. Filmmaker Richard Brooks' ("Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" "The Blackboard Jungle" "In Cold Blood") first novel which was… Read more
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New York: Printed Matter, 2011. Pamphlet. [14p.]., wraps, illus., 5.5x8.5 inches, very good condition. Artists & activists series, no. 14.
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'United Nations' P.O.W's in Korea

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Published
1953
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Peking: Chinese People's Committee for World Peace, 1953. 92p. slender paperback, thoroughly illustrated, 8.5x10.25 inches, some corner wear, spine panel has some tears. Address of a Canadian communist publisher handwritten inside the rear cover. Arues that although Chinese and North Korean prisoners were treated horribly in UN POW camps during the Korean War, western POWs in North Korea had… Read more
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image of About Face! [GI movement newspaper disguised as an issue of The Banner, publication of the 193rd Infantry Brigade]

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Madison, WI, 1984. 16p. tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, evenly toned. The cover page has the masthead of The Banner, an official Army newspaper for troops in Panama, but the contents are devoted to critiques of US policy in Latin America, with US troops serving or potentially serving in the area as the intended audience. We are unsure of… Read more
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The Poetry of Homer

by Bassett, Samuel Eliot

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Published
1938
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1938. Hardcover. v, 273p., posthumous first issue of these essays by an especially clubbable scholar in a fraternal field: which Homeric question to fail to solve? a new edition is currently available (expanded to 302 pages). In hand we have the true first, hardbound in 9x6 inch ribbed blue cloth boards gilt and plain… Read more
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Aucune bête au monde

by Bigeard, Marcel; Marc Flament

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Published
1959
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$75.00

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Paris: Éditions de la pensée moderne, 1959. [100p.] hardcover, very good, in an edgeworn dustjacket. Black and white photography of French military men in Algeria.
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image of Vortoj de prezidanto Maŭ Zedong

Vortoj de prezidanto Maŭ Zedong

by Mao Zedong

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Published
1972
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$50.00

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Peking: Fremdlingva eldonejo, 1972. 343p., ribbon, red plastic cover, very good. Esperanto edition of Mao's "Little Red Book" of quotations. This edition comes in two different textures of plastic cover, a finely patterned mesh texture and a smoother version; this is the version with the patterned texture.
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image of An Introduction to the History of the Assyrian Church or the Church of the Sassanid Persian Empire  100-640 A.D.  With Map

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London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1910. Hardcover. xviii, 318p., map as called for, hardbound first edition in 8x5 inch red cloth boards gilt. Although the casing is strong, damp damage has affected cloth boards along their foredge to anesthetic effect (looks like white stain, sizing loss to fabric, has picked up some soil. Not a bad reading copy,… Read more
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image of The Iceberg Strategy: universities and the military-industrial complex

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Boston: New England Free Press, 1967. 6p., wraps secured by folding, 8.5x11 inches, ex-library with ownership stamp on front wrap, rear wrap unevenly toned else good condition. "This article was first presented at a conference on the university and the military at the University of Chicago in November 1967, and was transcribed and edited by Janet Dowty of the… Read more
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image of A short outline of the history of the Far Eastern Republic

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Washington DC: The Special Delegation of the Far Eastern Republic to the United States of America, 1922. Paperback. 69p., wraps detached and heavily chipped else good condition. The Far Eastern Republic was a short lived Republic, formed after the fall of Kolchak and absorbed by Soviet Union in November, 1922.
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image of GCN: Gay Community News; the lesbian and gay male weekly; vol. 17, #16, Oct. 29-Nov. 4, 1989; Military Shocked by Pro-Gay Report

GCN: Gay Community News; the lesbian and gay male weekly; vol. 17, #16, Oct. 29-Nov. 4, 1989; Military Shocked by Pro-Gay Report

by Gaines, Kellie, editor, Jennie McKnight, Michael C. Botkin, Carrie Wolford, John Zeh, et al.

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Published
1989
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Boston: GCN Collective, 1989. Newspaper. 20p., folded tabloid newspaper on newsprint, news, opinion, articles, events, ads, photos, services and resources, very good condition. Pentagon rejects DOD study that urges an end to anti-gay policies. October Book Review section. Boston's LGBTQ newspaper which started in 1973. More political than entertainment.
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