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image of Zur Geschichte der deutschen am unteren Mississippi: das Redemptionssystem im Staate Louisiana

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New Orleans: the author ("Im Selbstverlage des Verfassers"), 1901. 36p., slender pamphlet, minor chips to spine ends, paper toned, otherwise very good. Deiler, a professor of German at the University of Louisiana (now Tulane), was an enthusiastic proponent of German immigrant culture in New Orleans and researched widely into the history of the local community.
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image of The Black Scholar: Volume 36, Number 4, Winter 2006: Hurricane Katrina

The Black Scholar: Volume 36, Number 4, Winter 2006: Hurricane Katrina

by Chrisman, Robert, editor in chief & publisher

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2006
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San Francisco: The Black World Foundation, 2006. Magazine. 64p., stapled glossy wraps, 7 x 10 inches, address label on rear wrap else very good condition.
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image of Investigation of Communist activities in the New Orleans, La., area; hearings before the Committee on Un-American Activities House of Representatives Eighty-Fifth Congress, first session. February 15, 1957.  Including index

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Washington DC: GPO, 1957. Pamphlet. viii, 19-178, iii., wraps stained & chipped else good condition. Includes some mention of maritime & longshore unions.
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image of Tinderbox: the untold story of the Up Stairs Lounge fire and the rise of Gay Liberation

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New York: Liveright Pub. Corp, 2018. Hardcover. xxxviii, 343p., photographic endpapers, frontis-photo, map, historical figures, preface, introduction, notes, index, near fine first edition in boards and bright, unclipped dj. The story of the arson fire at the Up Stairs Lounge in NOLA in 1973 that murdered thirty-two people, many members of the local MCC church. Includes the aftermath, the… Read more
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image of The Sleep of Reason: Lyles Bonge's ultimate ash-hauling Mardis Gras photographs

The Sleep of Reason: Lyles Bonge's ultimate ash-hauling Mardis Gras photographs

by Herlihy, James Leo, interview, with photographs by Lyle Bonge, preface by Jonathan Williams

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Published
1975
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9780912330044
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£55.74

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no place: The Jargon Society, 1975. Hardcover. 15p. + [100p] b&w photographs, 10.75x9.25 inches landscape format, preface, interview, techincal information, photos, light foxing to edges otherwise a very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Jargon 77.
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Denizens of Happylandia [cover title Juan Carlos Quintana]

by Quintana, Juan Carlos, essay by Arvin Flores

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Published
2009
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New Orleans: Taylor Bercier Fine Arts, 2009. [24p] 6x9 inches, essay, illustrated with 13 color plates, curriculum vitae, very good exhibition catalogue booklet in stapled color pictorial wraps. Louisiana artist of Cuban heritage. The essayist is a Filipino American artist.
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image of Ambush Mag 2000: vol. 15, #13, June 27-July 10, 1997; Freedom Weekend

Ambush Mag 2000: vol. 15, #13, June 27-July 10, 1997; Freedom Weekend

by Naquin-Delain, R. Rip, editor

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Published
1997
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New Orleans: Ambush, Inc, 1997. Newspaper. 36p. folded tabloid newspaper, articles, news, events, ads, very good on newsprint.
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Alex in Wonderland

by LaCroix, Michel

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Published
2006
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9781560235323
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New York: Southern Tier Editions/Harrington Park Press, 2006. 268p., very good first edition trade paperback in camp pictorial wraps. "Tennessee Williams meets Jackie Collins with a dash of Truman Capote!" Gay Mardi Gras in NOLA!
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Death by the Riverside

by Redmann, J. M.

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Published
1990
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Norwich, VT: New Victoria Publishers, 1990. Paperback. 243p., very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. New Orleans lesbian murder mystery.
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image of Spartacist Ireland. No. 8 (Autumn/Winter 2005)

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Dublin: Spartacist Group Ireland, 2005. Single issue of the staplebound periodical, 16p., very good on semigloss paper, 8.25x11.75 inches. Issued by the Irish section of the International Communist League. Coverage includes criticism of the "war on terror" and a piece about the destruction of New Orleans.
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The Corner is No Place for Hiding: poems

by Barras, Jonetta Rose

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Published
1995
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9780938572138
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Washington DC: Forest Woods Media/Bunny & Crocodile Press, 1995. Paperback. 64p., poetry, light staining to fore edge otherwise a very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. New Orleans journalist, mother of two and poet. Only one holding located in OCLC as of 4/2017.
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image of Vieux Carré voodoo: a Scott Bradley mystery

Vieux Carré voodoo: a Scott Bradley mystery

by Herren, Greg

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Published
2010
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9781602821521
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Valley Falls: Bold Strokes Books, 2010. Paperback. 230p., very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Fourth book in the series.
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Paul Marchand, F.M.C.

by Chesnutt, Charles W., with an introduction by Matthew Wilson

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Published
1998
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9781578060559
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Jackson, MS: Univerisyt Press of Mississippi, 1998. Hardcover. xxxviii,144p. 1st printing. Fine. The Cleveland-born African-American writer originally wrote this novel in the 1920s, setting it in nineteenth century New Orleans. It was one of 6 novels not published in his lifetime and is published here for the first time. The F.M.C. of the title stands, of course, for Free… Read more
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image of Love, war and politics: it's all in the game... A baker's dozen of peoms, prose and essays

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Oakland: Ogunrising, 2006. 48p., very good in wraps, couple of textual emendations by author in red pen; portrait of Black woman with gun backed up by sword-wielding man on cover. Revolutionary poetry by the New Orleans-raised author.
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image of Habitus: a diaspora journal; no. 4, New Orleans, Fall-Winter 2008

Habitus: a diaspora journal; no. 4, New Orleans, Fall-Winter 2008

by Ellison, Joshua, editor, Andrei Cordrescu, L. J. Goldstein, et al.

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Published
2008
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New York: Habitus, 2008. Paperback. 207p., illustrated with b&w and color photos, very good journal in trade paperback format, pictorial wraps. The journal (of the Jewish Diaspora) here focuses on another diaspora, New Orleans post-Katrina.
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image of GPU News vol. 8, #8, May 1979

GPU News vol. 8, #8, May 1979

by Gay People's Union, Royal Agnew, Roy Letson, Richard Hall, et al.

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Published
1979
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Milwaukee: Liberation Publications, 1979. Magazine. 52p. including covers, 8.5x11 inches, photos, ads, features, news, art, calendar of events, reviews, very good semi-slick magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Updates on local activities, discussions of the Movement, ads, photos, services, etc. Literary reviews. Iran Executing gays. Born Again Christians and gays. New Orleans Mardis Gras photos. The Gay People's Academic Union… Read more
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New Orleans: the city disaster built

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Published
2005
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n.p.: n.pub, 2005. [8p.], photocopied zine format in staplebound wraps, very good. In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, blames capitalist urban planning and "the static void that humans have allowed themselves to be drowned in.
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The Closet Hanging a Matt Sinclair Mystery

by Fennelly, Tony

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Published
1987
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9780881843064
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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, 1987. Hardcover. 216p.,very good first edition in boards and unclipped dj with 1 inch closed tear to top front panel. Fennelly's second mystery about gay New Orleans detective Matt Sinclair. Gunn page 144.
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Murder in the Rue Dauphine

by Herren, Greg

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Published
2002
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9781555835859
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Los Angeles: Alyson Books, 2002. Paperback. 227p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. New Orleans-based private detective Chanse MacLeod in his first adventure. Gunn page 161.
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Murder in the Rue St. Ann; a Chanse MacLeod Mystery

by Herren, Greg

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Published
2004
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9780555838174
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Los Angeles: Alyson Books, 2004. Paperback. 262p., very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. New Orleans-based private detective in his third adventure. Gunn page 161.
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