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San Francisco: Readers Service, 1946. Pamphlet. [12]p., stapled wraps, 5.25x7.5 inches, pencil notation on front wrap else very good condition. Mystical/religious explantions of contemporary events, including World War II and the atomic bomb. Anti-Communist, but looks forward to an upcoming World Government which will bring peace between the nations.
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New York: disinformation, 2001. Paperback. xvii, 430p., preface, introduction, notes, selected bibliography, index, b&w photos, near-fine first US edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Recently reprinted (2020) this first edition has become scarce. Lachman, songwriter and founding member of Blondie, explores the dark side of the 1960s starting with the Manson Family, also covering Tim Leary, Colin Wilson, Hermann… Read more
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Wasted Indeed: Anarchy & Alcohol

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2000
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Atlanta: Crimethinc. chapter of Alcoholics Autonomous, 2000. Pamphlet. [8]p., two standard leaves printed and folded to make eight pages of text, nested not fastened, illustrated with typography and a couple of swiped images, lightly worn, a few small stains to rear wrap else very good condition. "Sedition not Sedation," and the paradox that "abstention from alcohol can sometimes be… Read more
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The Last Days of Christ the Vampire

by Eccarius, J.G.

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Published
1995
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9781886625006
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£11.09

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Gualala, Ca: III Publishing, 1995. Paperback. Later printing, 190p. plus publisher's menu, softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch glossy decorated wraps. NIce copy, perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. FYI, a page of epigraphs preceeds the novel's text and is paginated "5", sowing a little confusion; the press is simply not conversant with book design. Text is whole, as the reader will… Read more
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Barcelona: Granica Editor, 1977. 216p., wraps, wraps worn, stain on front wrap, sticker shadow on rear wrap else good first Spanish edition. Cover title: Las Tres Voces de la Imaginacion Colectiva. Colección Hobre y Sociedad. Spanish translation of Les trois voix d l'imaginaire.
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image of The University of California as nine unnatural acts. Act nine. The politics of hibernation

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[Santa Cruz, CA]: n.pub, 1969. [36p.], wraps with drawing of woman sensuously extending tongue. Paper evenly browned, last few pages closely trimmed at margins with no loss of text otherwise very good. OCLC lists only five copies. Critical deconstruction of the university, with sections such as "The university as a colony," "The university as a brothel," etc. Unsigned drawings… Read more
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Advertising Shits in Your Head: Strategies for Resistance

by Raoul, Vyvian and Matt Bonner

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Published
2019
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9781629635743
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Oakland: PM Press, 2019. Paperback. 203p., 4.75x6.75 inches, paperback, illus., New.
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image of Betrayal of the Spirit: My Life Behind the Headlines of the Hare Krishna Movement [second edition]

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Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001. Paperback. xx + 213p., trade paperback, photos, very good condition. First issued in 1997; author in her "Preface to the Paperback Edition" (this one) says. that she has since talked with "hundreds" of people and has added material to explain how she came to join, and why she stayed in it for… Read more
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Oriental Magic foreword by Dr. Louis Marin

by Shah, Sayed Idries

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Published
1957
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New York: Philosophical Library, 1957. Hardcover. Mis-bound, publisher's mistake, see below. Correct text runs xviii, 206p., illustrated throughout with black and white photos and diagrams, frontispiece photo of house-decoration in Northern Sudan. The boards slightly shelfworn, previous owner's interesting bookplate on paste-down endpaper, generally good condition, BUT -- somebody in the Philosophical Library bindery-room got casings mixed up, so… Read more
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Wasted Indeed: Anarchy & Alcohol

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2000
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Atlanta: Crimethinc. chapter of Alcoholics Autonomous, 2000. Pamphlet. [8]p., two standard leaves printed and folded to make eight pages of text, nested not fastened, illustrated with typography and a couple of swiped images, a mildly rumpled copy with a touch of dust. "Sedition not Sedation," and the paradox that "abstention from alcohol can sometimes be mistaken as an end… Read more
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Springfield MA: Published by John Magee, 1958. xv, 423p., chapter heads decorated by precise vignettes with spot color(s), second printing of the first issue (same year). 9x6 inch blue cloth boards gilt, somewhat edgeworn with a faded spine and small stains, clean within except for an inked ownership tag, a sound clean copy.
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Oriental Magic foreword by Dr. Louis Marin

by Shah, Sayed Idries

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Published
1973
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9780525473336
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New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc, 1973. xvii, 206p., illustrated with scattered line drawings, softbound, 8.2x5.3 inch glossy decorated wraps; mild handling soil to cover, just inside find a printed ownership and a bookseller's rubberstamp info, quite sound and otherwise clean, a good copy.
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image of The wave; the classroom experiment that went too far [subtitle from cover]

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New York: Laurel Leaf Books / Dell, 1981. Mass Market Paperback. 143p., pocketbook original, faintest edgewear, a fresh copy probably unread. Novelization of a teleplay based on a short story. But the elements are factual; see the relevant chapter in Michael Rossman's "New Age Blues
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n.p., 1999. [11p], 5.5x8.5 inches, very good first edition booklet of folded sheets in plain white wraps printed with black text. Anonymous anarchist anti-organized education pamphlet. Argues that education is a tool of mind control, and that the public library is a far more effective learning resource than a university.
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Jack Kennedy and the Nauru intelligence

by Norman, Max C.

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Published
1993
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0959600728xxx
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Melbourne Australia: author, publishing as A South Pacific Epiphany-Genie Condor Book, 1993. 44p., staplebound cardstock wraps, faintest signs of any handling or age. This copy is signed by author opposite title page. "Soon after Christmas, 1947, I was on Long Island, at a spacious estate near the sleepy village of Northport. I refer to the institution as F.E.E.F., which… Read more
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image of The History of Tension [contribution to] Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences volume 67, art. 10 pages 671-894 May 9, 1957. Meprobamate and other agents used in mental disturbances, consulting editor Frank M. Berger

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New York: the academy, 1957. Pp.675-685 of about 220p. Coated paperstock throughout, plain printed journal wraps, first edition of this conference paper. Spine panel shows a little light abrasion, back wrap a bit of light creasing near the spine. A nice copy. Note that "Meprobamate" was marketed as "Miltown" "This series of papers is the result of a conference… Read more
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image of The puppet master, an inquiry into Sun Myung Moon and the Unification Church

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Downers Grove IL: InterVarsity Press, 1977. 136p., second printing, trade-size wraps. Very nice copy. Author is "a research worker for the Spiritual Counterfeits Project of the Berkeley Christian Coalition. He has not only interviewed many present and former member of the movement, but he has conducted a thorough research of both the public statements and the inner teachings.. … Read more
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Arlington, TX: Legacy Books, 1997. Trade Paperback. xii, 97p., inscribed by the African American consultant, wraps.
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Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 1995. Hardcover. viii, 144p., first edition boards sans dj, as issued; black cloth boards spine-titled in silver foil. As-new copy. Complains, in technical terms, that standards are falling. Author's peroration posits that current violent upheavals such as those in Bosnia, Rwanda, Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia "should warn anyone who is even slightly paying… Read more
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Hypnosis and behavior modification: imagery conditioning

by Kroger, William S., M.D., and William D. Fezler

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Published
1976
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9780397503629
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1976. xxv, 426p., first edition green cloth boards in dj; one small corner is chewed, as by dog, otherwise clean and sound within, the dust jacket is quite edgeworn and soiled. This copy is inscribed by Kroger (boilerplate "warm regards") and signed in full, with "MD" tacked on. Sample text : "The hypnotic induction… Read more
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