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Missing from Haymarket Square

by Robinet, Harriette Gillem

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Published
2001
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9780689838958
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New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001. Hardcover. 143p., first edition, very good condition in like dj. Novel about the 1886 Haymarket riots for 8 - 12 year old readers.
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The Awakening

by Chopin, Kate

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Published
1996
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9780684819129
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New York: A Commonplace Book, Simon and Schuster, 1996. Hardcover. 140p., glossy b&w photo section, the novel, about the photographs, author bio, very good first edition thus, first printing thus in half-cloth boards with photo inset on cover and glassine dj. Chopin's early feminist novelin a new, attractive edition.
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Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 1983. Hardcover. Unpaginated preliminaries, 151p., illustrated with maps, at least two folding, one of which (map #9) huge and kept in a rear pocket. Hardcover book in 10x7 inch faux leather boards lettered in silverfoil and enclosed in the dust jacket. Very nice copy, absolutely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Lost Illusions

by Balzac, Honoré de, tranmslated by Kathleen Raine

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Published
1997
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9780679602644
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New York: Modern Library, 1997. Hardcover. vii, 699p., introduction, very good first Modern Library edition thus stated in cloth boards and unlipped dj. The 1913 UK edition is Young 164. Massive novel about a young poet in Paris who begins the path to dissolution and death via hack journalism.
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Frog Music a novel

by Donoghue, Emma

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Published
2014
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9781447249740
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New York: Little, Brown & Co, 2014. Hardcover. 403p., remainder mark bottom edge else a very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and red unclipped dj. Set in San Francisco's Chinatown in 1876. Most of Donoghue's characters "come from the historical record" and this novel features appendices for historically-minded folk and the Frog-jargon-impaired.
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Religion, Colonising & Trade; The Driving Forces of the Old Empire

by Lucas, sir Charles

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Published
1930
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London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge [SPCK], 1930. Hardcover. 84p., first edition cloth boards bound in dark blue waxed fabric titling gilt in a neat OUP style (on slightly smaller scale) and plain printed dust jacket. Book itself has decidedly toned endsheets, and a former bookdealer marred the e-p with rubber-stamping revealing the dealer's increasing price-pessimism (we've erased the… Read more
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New York: Louis Weiss & Co, 1899. Pamphlet. 13p. + [3]p. of ads, stapled wraps, 5.25x8 inches, wraps lightly toned else very good condition. Westrup was an anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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Bulgarski dnevnik 1879-1884 [two volumes]

by Jirecek, Konstantin

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Published
1932
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Plovdiv; Sofia: G. Danov, 1932. Paperback. Two paperback volumes, untrimmed edges, 517 and 596 pages respectively; some repairs to spine, article pasted in at end of vol. 1, some pen notes in volume 2; a decent reading set. "Bulgarian diary," by the founder of the field of Czech Balkanaology.
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Chapel Hill: Mutual Bank Propaganda, 1891. Pamphlet. 30p. + [2]p. of ads, stapled wraps, 5.75x8.5 inches, wraps lightly toned, small chip at bottom corner of front wrap, prices and address stamped on front wrap else very good condition. Westrup was an anarchist, bank reformer, and contributor to Benjamin Tucker's newspaper "Liberty
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£111.89
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Mauritius: On the Spice Route, 1598-1810

by Piat, Denis; preface by Patrick Poivre D'Arvor, translated by Monica Maurel

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Published
2010
ISBN
9789814260312
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Singapore: Editions Didier Millet, 2010. Hardcover. 255p., cloth-covered boards, 7x10 inches, map endpapers, illus., very good condition in like dj.
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The emancipation of labor

by Strang, Clement J.

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Published
1895
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Lansing, MI: Wesley Emery, 1895. Paperback. 106, [ii]p., wraps dampstained, text block has dampstains, some soiling & browning, staples starting to rust, 4.5x6 inches. Only two copies found in OCLC as of 8/2021 (Harvard & Univ. of Maryland) American series no. 15. Pro-labor work by the son of Jesse James Strang, King of Beaver Island.
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Divine and moral songs for children

by Watts, Isaac

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Published
1804
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Cambridge, MA: Printed by W. Hilliard, 1804. 36p, 3.5x6 inch booklet bound with thread; patterned paper covers. Second Cambridge edition. Covers split along the spine but still held together by thread; paper foxed.
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Some Mistakes of Moses

by Ingersoll, Robert G.

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Published
1879
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Washington DC: C. P. Farrell, 1879. 278p. plus ads at rear, hardcover, stated first edition; small bookplate of Frank Anker M.D. on inside of front cover; some tears starting to the paper covering the interior hinges, generally mild external handling.
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Creative Survival: The Providence Black Community in the 19th Century

by Burnham, Irene; director

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Published
1980
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Providence: Rhode Island Black Heritage Society, 1980. Paperback. 73p., slender paperback, 8.5x11 inches. Rear cover has corner crease, otherwise mild handling wear.
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The bending cross; a biography of Eugene Victor Debs

by Ginger, Ray

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Published
1949
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New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1949. hardcover. x, 516p., front., boards, first edition with the sources and bibliography (not found in later editions), no dustjacket, corners lightly bumped, else in very good condition.
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New York: AMS Press & Arno Press, 1967. Paperback. 285p., stories, poetry, essays, art, photos, very good Arno Press authorized reprint trade paperback edition in yellow pictorial wraps. Contributors include E. Nesbit, Aubrey Beardsley, Max Beerbohm, and Richard Le Gallienne.
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003. Hardcover. xv, 234p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, illus., maps, very good condition in like dj.
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Sheffield: Pirate Press, 2017. Paperback. viii, 176p., wraps, 6x9 inches, illus., very good condition.
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New York: AMS Press & Arno Press, 1967. Paperback. 335p., stories, poetry, essays, art, photos, very good Arno Press authorized reprint trade paperback edition in yellow pictorial wraps. Contributors include Henry James and Richard Le Gallienne.
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New York: AMS Press & Arno Press, 1967. Paperback. 344p., stories, poetry, essays, art, photos, very good Arno Press authorized reprint trade paperback edition in yellow pictorial wraps. Contributors include Henry James, E. Nesbit and Richard Le Gallienne.
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