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Athens of the West / Pasadena Style

by Antonucci, Dulcey, editor

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2000
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San Diego CA: TrizecHahn Development Corporation / City of Pasadena, 2000. Hardcover. 67p., profuse captioned color photography on high-gloss paperstock with scattered blocks of text; hardbound in 9.5 inch-square "debossed" linen boards and dust jacket (f.y.i., "debossing" googles, appears to mean crushing openweave texture to apply titling inks). The book itself is nice and one of only 300 copies.… Read more
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Sheroes, suga'mommas, sistah-girlfriends & me

by Holliday, Nichelle R.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1996
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£27.04

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Los Angeles: Gwethine Publishing Co, 1996. Pamphlet. 23p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps shelf worn, previous owner's inscription on blank verso of front wrap else good condition. Poetry by the Spelman graduate and native Californian based in Pasadena. Not found in OCLC as of 6/2021.
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image of Directory of the Memorial Baptist Church Mound Ave. and El Centro St. South Pasadena, California. Rev. C. W. Jackson, Pastor

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Pasadena: the church, 1915. Unpaginated, about thirty pages, softbound stapled 5x3.5 inch plain printed wraps, mild signs of wear and age, staples lightly rusted, good copy. Contains names and address of locals and non-residents, lists of committee and class members, brief church history and a b&w photoportrait of pastor Jackson.
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Coleman Chamber Concerts 1904-1944

by Batchelder, Alice Coleman

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Published
1945
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Pasadena: The Coleman Chamber Music Association, 1945. Paperback. 73p., sewn textblock with several tipped-on plates from photography, paperbound 9.5x6.5 inch plain grey wraps with printed paper label. Mild dust and edgewear, frontis portrait fractionally misfolded, a very good copy. For collectors of Pasadena-related material; we know you are out there, along with Bobby Fischer and Bayard Rustin.
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image of Americanism: some ammunition for use of the true American patriot

Americanism: some ammunition for use of the true American patriot

by Amlin, Charles, compiler

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Published
1938
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South Pasadena: the author, 1938. 16p., wraps, staplebound 8.5x3.5 inch pamphlet, third edition. Original Los Angeles address has been crossed out and the Pasadena publishing location rubberstamped over it, with an ink squiggle crossing out this latter address as well. Collection of quotes from Abraham Lincoln, Margaret Sanger, Upton Sinclair, Woodrow Wilson, Tom Mooney, Henry David Thoreau, and others.… Read more
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Playhouse

by Alexander, Diane, foreword by Raymond Burr

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1984
ISBN
9780916329006
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Los Angeles: Dorleach-MacLeish, 1984. 205p., foreword, epilogue, references, chronology, illustrated with glossy plates from b&w production photos, very good first edition in cloth and silver foil titlees, sheet of reviews tipped-in to front free endpaper, lightly-worn unclipped dj. Personal inscription signed by the author.
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