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Relations Literary Quarterly. Printed Matter/Stampana Stvar

by Young, Al

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date unreadable
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Beograd, Yugoslavia: the quarterly, date unreadable. Al, you've got mail! -or we do. A wrapped-up package in ribbed kraft paper (very European) neatly strung up in twine (genuine twine) about one quarter of which is covered in "Jugoslavian" stamps (three different kinds, ten stamps all together) and a typewritten address label to Mr Young at his Palo Alto home.… Read more
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Peninsula Observer [two issues]

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Published
1969
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Palo Alto, CA, 1969. Two issues of the radical community paper, vol. 2 no. 28 and vol. 3 no. 6; both with horizontal fold, evenly toned, otherwise very good. Includes coverage of efforts to disrupt the International Industrial Conference in SF, "red hunts" against student activists, and more.
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image of Sangha Intercommunal News. Vol. 1 no. 2 (July 27, 1974)

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Palo Alto: Sangha Organization, 1974. 12p. tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, pages toned, mild edgewear. Discusses the Sangha Community Garden, biodynamic agriculture, efforts to resist Stanford's push to move it to a different location, support for the farmworker struggle, and more.
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Alcohol Use in Emile Zola's Rougon-Macquart. A dissertation

by Dickason, Margaret Jean

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Published
1990
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Palo Alto: Stanford University, 1990. Hardcover. vii, 117p., reproduced from author's mss, sanserif and recto-only, text in English but dual-language, the embedded quotations are not translated. Hardbound in 11x8.5 inch red buckram boards spine-titled gilt. A sound, clean, unmolested copy. "A dissertation submitted to the department of French and Italian and the committee on graduate studies of Stanford University… Read more
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image of The Stanford Quad  1908  Vol. XIV  [spine titling]; 1908 Quad Being The Year Book of the Junior Class. May 1907 [titlepage]

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Palo Alto: Stanford University, 1907. 398p. plus numerous appended advertisements, printed on untrimmed extra-heavy clay-coated paperstock in sewn signatures and cased into red cloth boards decorated gilt and black. Class photos are tinted green, and the massive cardstock-weight frontispiece / titlepage is a nice one in colors, credited in the plate to Josephine E. Herron. Find an 18-page section… Read more
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The Land of Lost Content; From a vassal Raj to the peoples' Republic

by Jadeja, K.S. Subhadrasinhji D.

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Published
1990
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Virpur: Self-published by the author, 1990. Paperback. 112, iv p., professionally printed with a few oddities such as no title page; softbound, a 7x5 inch paperbound, stapled textblock in paste-fastened plain printed wraps. Alkaline paperstock, nice copy, cover has a mild crimp, clean, otherwise sound, and unmarked. A royal child who took up law, lived through the independence period,… Read more
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image of Bonanza in Mozambique. The diary of a 1961 big game hunt out of Beria, Mozambique by members of the Fawcett family

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no city: Self-published by the author, 1960. 59p., illustrated with a few snapshots and swiped cartoons, text printed on oddly heavy cardstock leaves and fastened with a plastic comb spine. Hardbound copyshop style with printed covers under thick acetate transparencies. The comb is broken in six places but is still holding; front cover has a nasty smudge, a glue… Read more
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Palo Alto: [John Birch Society], 1971. Pamphlet. [12p.], staplebound booklet, 5.5x8.5 inches, light toning otherwise very good. Program booklet distributed at a May 14, 1971 lecture by the Birch Society's Gumaer and several others at Palo Alto High School. In addition to the list of speakers and some ads, includes several brief articles, including "The Climate of Fear, or… Read more
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£56.40
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A modest proposal for how the bad old days will end

by Lutwidge, Charles

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Published
1975
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Palo Alto: Reinvention of Everyday Life, 1975. 6p., brochure in tabloid newspaper format, evenly toned. Lutwidge is probably a pseudonym (Lewis Carroll's real name).
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image of Catalogue of an Exhibition of Eric Gill from the collections of Albert Sperisen_others; With an introduction by Evan R. Gill. Stanford University Library, November 7th to December 11th, 1954

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Palo Alto: Printed at the Greenwood Press for Stanford University Library, 1954. Pamphlet. ix, 23p., rubricated titlepage, two vignette cuts, softbound in stapled 9x6 inch green wraps. Spinefold is sunned, edges are worn with dog-damage to back cover (an inch-long marginal chip, creasing and a few tooth-marks). A fair copy, clean and sound within. One of a run of… Read more
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New Building of the Stanford University Library and a History of the Library 1891-1919 [facsimile]

by Stillman, John Maxson with architects John Bakewell Jr. and Arthur Brown Jr. and Librarian George Thomas Clark

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Published
1999
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Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1999. Pamphlet. 40p., 7x10 inches, illustrated with numerous b&w site photos as per the original issue, very good facsimile of the original 1919 edition booklet in stapled wraps printed black letterpress on textured brown cardstock.
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Alternative Education 1973 - Rivendell

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Published
1973
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Palo Alto, CA: Rivendell, 1973. [13p.], 8.5x11 inch mimeographed sheets stapled at left, silkscreened pictorial cover in black and blue inks on yellow paperstock, lightly worn, rear wrap soiled else very good condition with addendum sheet laid in. Program for an education symposium at the parent-cooperative alternative school.
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image of Quad J. G. Stanford Class of 1930 Twenty-fifth Reunion [cover text] Published on the occasion of the Twenty-Fifth Reunion of the Stanford Class of '30 [titlepage]

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[Palo Alto]: the class, 1955. 120p., cheap coated paperstock with b&w portraits, an abbreviated yearbook; softbound 9x6 inch decorated wraps ('braves" killing the UC "bear"), one small ownership stamp, mild edgewear, a very good copy. Editor apologizes that "This an amateur 'class-made' book, published in spare time and on a Spartan budget
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image of Four-Leaved Clover, Being Stanford Rhymes by Carolus Ager, Reprinted from the Student Publications, with Sundry Truthful Picturings, by Donald Hume Fry, and an Apology, by David Starr Jordan. Third Edition

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San Francisco: C. A. Murdock & Co., for the author, 1899. Hardcover. 139p., letterpress with vignette sketch illustrations, rubricated title page, hardbound in 7x5 inch boards, cloth spine over printed paper gilt, top edge gilt, foredge untrimmed, a pretty production with a little bit of edge wear and handsoil. Former owner (Stanford '13) has indicated his ownership with vintage… Read more
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Profiles in excellence; Peninsula Chinese Americans

by Yu, Connie Young

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Published
1985
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Palo Alto: Stanford Area Chinese Club, 1985. xii, 156p., vignette photos of the 37 persons profiled, wraps, very good copy signed and briefly inscribed by Yu on the title page.
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Hillsborough: the school, 1963. [35p] 8.5x11 inches, text typewriter-set in otherwise standard yearbook format, photos, , extensive inscriptions and signatures, lightly-worn booklet in stapled yellow wraps.
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image of Year book and directory of the geological and mining society of American universities, Stanford section. Volume 12

Year book and directory of the geological and mining society of American universities, Stanford section. Volume 12

by Clark, William A., Jack M. Ehrhorn, managing editors

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Published
1926
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[Palo Alto]: Stanford University, 1926. 100p., vignette photos, 8.5x6.5 inch staplebound textblock under printed cardstock wraps and a binder's-tape spine (as issued). a very good, clean copy. No fewer than four different "Hoovers" listed. Also lists particulars of a "Louisiana section," for reasons unexplained. No sports pix, or theatre activity, no joke page, no nothing. But the ads add… Read more
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The American struggle for peace

by Palo Alto Peace Club

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Published
1952
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Palo Alto, CA: Palo Alto Peace Club, 1952. Pamphlet. 19p., wraps slightly browned, price stamp on front wrap else very good condition, 6x9 inches.
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The Collective. Community education packet

by The Collective. Palo Alto Community Drug Abuse Project

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Published
1975
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Palo Alto, CA: The Collective, 1975. Packet, originally held together by paperclip, comprised of twelve discrete items, most on 8.5x11 inch sheets, some on legal size sheets, all stapled at upper left corners. 36 pages of material in toto. The Collective was a city-funded drug treatment center that took the further radical step of critiquing the use of Valium… Read more
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Profiles in excellence; Peninsula Chinese Americans

by Yu, Connie Young

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Published
1985
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Palo Alto: Stanford Area Chinese Club, 1985. xii, 156p., wraps. Profiles of 37 Chinese Americans and their contributions to Santa Clara and San Mateo counties in California.
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