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image of Slave emancipation in Cuba, the transition to free labor, 1860-1899

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985. Hardcover. xviii, 319p., very good condition in a good dj with a slightly faded spine.
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image of Bouki fait gombo, a history of the slave community of Habitation Haydel (Whitney Plantation), Louisiana, 1750-1860

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New Orleans: University of New Orleans Press, 2014. Paperback. xviii, 215p., wraps, very good condition.
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Guglielmo Plüschow: erotische photographien

by Plüschow, Wilhelm Guglielmo, Peter Weiermair

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Published
1993
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9783822896259
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Koln: Benedikt Taschen, 1993. Hardcover. 96p., 7.25x9 inches, texts in German, biographical essay and appreciation by Weiermair, illustrated with reproductions of the photographer's nude boys and girls, mostly homoerotic, very good first edition in original pictorial boards.
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Oscar Browning: a biography

by [Browning, Oscar] Ian Anstruther

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Published
1983
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9780719540783
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London: John Murray, 1983. Hardcover. x, 209p., preface, postscript, appendixes: Pusey on masturbation & List of portraits, notes, bibliography and sources, index, illustrations and photos, very good first UK edition in cloth boards and unclipped but lightly-sunned dj. Biography of the notorious don of Eton and King's Cambridge.
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image of Wohlerfahrner Pferde-Arzt: Enthaltend Mittel für die Heilung aller bekannten und verschiedenartigen Krankheiten und Seuchen der Pferde, Welche nach einer fünf und zwanzigjährigen Ausübung der Ross-Heilkunst bewährt und untrüglich befunden wurden

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Libanon [Lebanon, PA]: Jos. Hartman, 1842. xii, 184 p, 12mo, plain boards with leather spine and corners, mildly worn all round; text in German. Guide to equine medicine for use in the Pennsylvania Dutch communities.
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image of Soul Mates: the Oberlin correspondence of Lucy Stone and Antoinette Brown, 1846-1850

Soul Mates: the Oberlin correspondence of Lucy Stone and Antoinette Brown, 1846-1850

by Stone, Lucy & Antoinette Brown, edited by Carol Lasser & Marlene Merrill

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Published
1983
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Oberlin, OH: Oberlin College, 1983. Paperback. viii, 100p., introduction, methods, afterword, biographical notes, ownership name, sunning else good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps.
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The Lonesome Grave of the Shenandoah and other tales

by Piatt, Donn

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Published
1888
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Chicago: Belford, Clarke & Co, 1888. Hardcover. 156p., preface, pencil gift inscription (non-authorial) extensive pencil notations from previous owner, a bookseller, on fly leaf, dark ink-like stain on fore-edge bleeding into margins else fair in heavily-worn blue cloth boards and gilt. The stories include as subjects and settings railroads, the labor movement, socialists, dynamite etc. Noted in Wright III… Read more
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California Gringos [inscribed & signed]

by Torchiana, H. A. Van Coenen of the California Bar

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Published
1930
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£91.88

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San Francisco: Paul Elder & Co, 1930. Hardcover. [iii] 281p., personal inscription signed by the author & his wife, frontis-portrait, preface, author's note, illustrated with plates from b&w photos, very good first edition in blue cloth boards and gilt. Java-born California lawyer's book about California badmen including Joaquin Murrieta. Noted in Cowan and in Six-Guns and Saddle Leather (#2226).… Read more
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image of Anglo-Russica: Aspects of Cultural Relations between Great Britain and Russia in the Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries; selected essays

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Oxford: Berg, 1993. Hardcover. x, 269p., 5.5x8.75 inches, boards lightly worn else very good condition. No dj. Anglo-Russian Affinities Series.
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image of The Narrative of John Trust translated from his mss.

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Alexandria, VA: J. Marriott Hill & Co., Steam Book and Job Printers, 1883. 42p., 5.5x8.5 inches, ads for Lunt's medicines, good stapled pamphlet with original yellow covers rebound in leather-textured cards and library tape spine. Wright vol. III, 3935 HEH. Fictional account of passion, crime and mesmerism.
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Labor and Capital, by Junius [pseud.]

by Colton, Calvin

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Published
1844
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New York: Greeley & McElrath, 1844. Pamphlet. 16p., string-bound wraps, 5.75x8.75 inches, worn, soiled, and lightly foxed throughout, contemporary pen notation on front wrap. Whig viewpoint. The Junius tracts, no. 7. March, 1844.
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Invisible Poets; Afro-Americans of the nineteenth century

by Sherman, Joan R.

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Published
1989
ISBN
9780252060618
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Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1989. Paperback. xxxii, 288p., preface, introduction, bibliographies, appendices, index, footnotes, illustrated with vintage b&w photos, very good first trade paperback printing of the second edition in pictorial wraps. Mini-biographies of the poets.
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Justine; or the misfortunes of virtue

by de Sade, Marquis

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Published
1964
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New York: Castle Books, 1964. Hardcover. 128p., toning to margins else good hardcover reprint edition in boards and unclipped, edgeworn black dj. See Young 3398.
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image of Doctor on Desima; Selected Chapters from JHR J.L.C. Pompe van Meerdervoort's Vijf Jaren in Japan [Five Years in Japan] (1857-1863) Translated and Annotated by Elizabeth P. Wittermans and John Z. Bowers

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Tokyo: Sophia University, 1970. Hardcover. vii, 144p., rubricated titlepage, no illustrations, presswork on lovely alkaline paperstock, hardbound in 10.5x6.5 inch clothbacked papered boards with black spine-label gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. Book itself is near-fine, its corner-tips minutely turned but both boards otherwise perfectly sound and entirely clean and unmarked; while the dj is badly edgeworn across… Read more
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Der Ilau

by Sacher-Masoch, Leopold Ritter von

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Published
1882
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Leipzig: E. L. Morgenstern, 1882. Hardcover. [v] 184p., [ii] text in German Fraktur, preface, chapter decorations, ad for the Auf der Höhe International Review, front hinge split, rear hinge starting, bookshop stamp on flyleaf and label on pastedown, first edition, marbled edges, brown cloth boards, black diagonal band decorations on front cover with gilt titles, blank panel embossing on… Read more
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Royal Siamese Maps war and trade in nineteenth century Thailand

by Phasuk, Santanee and Philip Stott

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Published
2006
ISBN
9789748225920
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Bankok, Thailand: River Books, 2006. Hardcover. 208pp., 10x12 inches, illustrated dj over red cloth boards, in very good condition with lots of color illustrations and b&w photos.
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Adventures of the Mind

by Barney, Natalie Clifford, translated with annotations by John Spalding Gatton, introduction by Karla jay

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Published
1992
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9780814711781
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New York: New York University Press, 1992. xv, 290p., foreword, introduction, note on the translation, notes, bibliography, index, red star remainder stamps on edges and half-title else very good first trade paperback edition. The Cutting Edge: Lesbian Life and Literature Series, Karla Jay, general editor. Barney's sketches of the denizens of her Paris salons at the end of the… Read more
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Mrs. Keppel and Her Daughter

by [Trefusis, Violet] Diana Souhami

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Published
1997
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. Hardcover. xiv, 338p. + 24p. photos, personal note, sources & bibliography, index, very good first US edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj. The daughter is Violet Trefusis.
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Chidley's Answer to the Sex Problem

by Chidley, William James, Bill Hornadge

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Published
1971
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Dubbo, NSW: Review Publications, 1971. 90p., 5.25x8.25 inches, frontis-portrait, foreword, illustrated with b&w photos, very good first edition, first printing stated chapbook in stapled red pictorial wraps. Australian amateur sexologist who advocated sex without erections. He was jailed, hounded, banned, suppressed but could not be ignored.
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Worshipping Walt: the Whitman disciples

by [Whitman, Walt] Michael Robertson

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Published
2008
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9780691128085
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008. xiii, 350p., the principal disciples, introduction, afterword, notes, index, photos, stamped on bottom edge Examination Copy else very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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