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American Myths: October 9 - November 11

by Warhol, Andy, Richard Artschwager, Llyn Foulkes, Leon Golub, Jerry Kearns, Barbara Kruger, Irving Petlin

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Published
1986
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£11.19

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New York: Kent Fine Art, 1986. Paperback. 23p., 11x8.75 inches landscape format, color plates with tissue guards, artist statements, mild wear and soiling to covers else very good paperback exhibition catalogue in gray wraps.
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image of IVVENILIA or Certain Paradoxes and Problems. Reproduced from the First Edition. With a bibliographical note by R.E. Bennett

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New York: published for The Facsimile Text Society by Columbia University Press, 1936. Hardcover. Unpaginated, text reproduced with all faults (some original blurring and over-inking), an attractive little hardbound in 7.5x5 inch cloth boards ruled and spine-titled gilt, with blind panelling to upper cover. Not a fancy, but a pleasant book design, in unmolested condition: sound, clean and unmarked.… Read more
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£18.65
image of Why Astrology Endures; The Science of Superstition and the Superstition of Science

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San Francisco: Robert Briggs Associates / Broadside Editions, 1986. First Broadside edition (1980, journal publication): 6p. plus publisher's menu, softbound, a pamphlet in 9x6 inch staple-fastened cardstock wraps. A very good copy, sound, clean and unmarked.
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£14.92
image of Stop the War. The story of Britain's biggest mass movement. Foreword by Tony Benn

Stop the War. The story of Britain's biggest mass movement. Foreword by Tony Benn

by Murray, Andrew and Lindsey German. Tony Benn, foreword

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Published
2005
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London: Stop the War Coalition, 2005. Paperback. [277]p., thoroughly illustrated with text and pix mingling, softbound, an oversize paperback in 10x7 inch wraps.
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Midcentury

by Dos Passos, John

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Published
1961
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1961. Hardcover. 496p., fourth printing of the American first issue in buckram boards titled blue and red on tan cloth, and enclosed in the dust jacket. An ex library exemplar with rubberstamp to bottom edge and a date-due leaf tipped in at back. Rear hinge is cracked, dj is quite edgeworn, chipped and badly faded;… Read more
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image of Ban L? / Companion [4 issues]  伴侶(四期)

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Hong Kong: Ban l? za zhi she 伴侶雜誌社, 1969. Four issues of the staplebound magazine. Issues present are 15, 25, 161 and 167. Issue 15 has a stain on the lower left corner of all pages, otherwise good with minimal handling wear. The magazine is about matters such as romance literature, marital advice, romantic stories of celebrities, and… Read more
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£37.30
image of Shades of Mao; the Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader

Shades of Mao; the Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader

by Barme, Geremie R.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1996
ISBN
9781563246791
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£11.19

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Armonk NY: M.E. Sharpe, 1996. Hardcover. xii, 321p., b&w illustrations, hardbound in 9x6 inch orange cloth boards titled in black. The front free endsheet bears in one corner-tip the ghostly price-mark and code of a previous dealer (our erasure failed) but other than that, a perfectly sound, clean, else unmarked copy. An east gate book.
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image of The Thing About Jetpacks; essays about designing wonderful things

The Thing About Jetpacks; essays about designing wonderful things

by Bell, Jon, & Lukas Mathis

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2013
ISBN
9780615859668
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£11.19

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lot23 productions, 2013. Hardcover. 144p., hardbound in 9x6 inch laminated white boards, boards not titled but decorated with an image taken from an old cut, shows an Icarus falling, his 19thC windmill-jetpack useless. A beautifully designed book but we're unsure how useful (except to net-heads; who have probably read these abstrusities on the authors' blogs already). Slight signs of… Read more
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image of Silenced by Sound: The Music Meritocracy Myth

Silenced by Sound: The Music Meritocracy Myth

by Brennan, Ian

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2019
ISBN
9781629637037
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£11.19

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Oakland: PM Press, 2019. Paperback. 285p., trade paperback, illus., New. "Brennan challenge music industry giants by skillfully demonstrating that there are scores of anonymous people around the world far more gifted than the superstars for whom billions are spent to promote the delucion that they are the rare few blessed with genius." --from the cover.
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The Tale of Peter Rabbit - Animated!

by Potter, Beatrix, with help from the Duenewald Printing Corporation

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Published
1949
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Akron OH / New York: The Saalfield Publishing Company, 1949. Hardcover. Unpaginated, about sixteen pages, illustrated in monochrome and spot-color, with three plates in full color, two of which moveables with tabs to pull. First edition of this special adaptation; the 'animation' is woefully simplistic but still in good shape with the pull-tabs slightly worn and the moveables in… Read more
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Korean Popular Culture and Korean Wave

by Ban, Bohi, instructor

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Published
2016
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£13.43

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n.p.: Yonsei University, 2016. 96p., spiralbound plastic cover, very good. Course reader for Ban's course, containing readings from various sources about the phenomenon.
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image of Kingdom of Lesotho / Space Exploration Issue 1981

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Masuru, Lesotho: the kingdom, 1981. Single leaf of thick glossy stock, 8x23 inches, recto and verso texts with seven exhibit photos in color, five of which of postal stamps. Voyager One had recently beamed images of Saturn; three stamps illustrate the probe's encounters and two the Space Shuttle. Find an Official Order Form at one end, it has suffered… Read more
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£8.95
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Tall Guy issues 1 and 2

by AdamD, Steve Choi, Ben Flannagan, Anton and Lewis Patzner et al.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2008
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£18.65

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San Francisco: Self-published by the author, 2008. First two issues, [20p] each, 4.25x14 inches, very good music and pop-culture 'zines by a musician and artist from Gilroy, California, stapled pictorial wraps.
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image of Songlog eftir Sigfus Halldorsson

Songlog eftir Sigfus Halldorsson

by Halldorsson, Sigfus

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Published
1978
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£16.41

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Reykjavik: Leiftur hf. Lithoprent sf, 1978. Paperback. 116p., sheet music, musical notation with lyrics in Icelandic (no translations), folio-size paperbound in 12x9 inch pictorial wraps. Item has a little edgewear and a top corner-tip stain, coffee probably, affects every leaf, the titlepage is inscribed and signed by Halldorsson in ballpoint pen. Aside from a couple pencilled check-marks on the… Read more
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image of Glenn Miller's Dance Folio. Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue. 15

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New York: Mutual Music Society, Inc, 1943. Sheet_music. 47p., plus [2]p. publisher's ads, profuse musical notation with lyrics, printed on semi-alkaline jpaperstock (slightly toned), staplebound in 12x9 inch pictorial wraps. The spinefold is quite abraded with an inch-long split at the heel; general edgewear with a couple short closed tears, crimping and remnants of a long-gone sticker, plus a… Read more
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image of Home Movies and professional Cine Photographer; Hollywood's Magazine for the 8mm and 16mm Amateur / America's only Magazine devoted exclusively to 8mm - 16mm motion pictures. May 1957 Vol XXIV No 5 [&] May 1958 Vol XXV No 5 [&] November 1958 No 11 [&] December No 12 [&] February 1959 Vol XXVI No 2  [5 issues as a small lot]

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Los Angeles: Sidale Publishing Co, 1957. Magazine. Five unduplicated issues, each printed on 12x9 inch semi-coated paperstock only partially alkaline, staplebound. Cover of 1957 item quite worn with pressure and pencil marks and scratches, the other four somewhat handled and crimped, mailing labels on every one, inside find the texts mildly toned but with no markings or damage. Good… Read more
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image of Leilehua Golf Branch, Norman H. Thibodeau, Professional. US Army Pacific Officers' Open Mess, Schofield Barracks

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Oahu: United States Army, 1950. Single cardstock leaf, 7x4 inches, printed in blue and red inks and folded (once) to make a scorecard with rules of play; mildly edgeworn with corner-tip crumple-lines and faintest touch of dust. Quite a nice look to this, and it has never been filled in or marked in any way; a very good exemplar.… Read more
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image of Xin nu xing / Asian Beauty [four issues]

Xin nu xing / Asian Beauty [four issues]

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Published
1969
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£44.75

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Hong Kong: Asia Entertainments Ltd, 1969. Four issues of the monthly magazine, very good; numbers present are 39, 42, 44 and 45. Color covers, black and white interior illustrations. 6.75x10 inches. Articles on pop culture, beauty tips, family life, etc.
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image of Ideology and Inscription: "cultural studies" after Benjamin, de Man, and Bakhtin

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. Paperback. x, 258p., introduction, footnotes, select bibliography, index, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Literature, Culture, Theory series, #27; Anthony Cascardi & Richard Macksey, editors.
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image of Chicano Renaissance: contemporary cultural trends

Chicano Renaissance: contemporary cultural trends

by Maciel, David R., Isidro D. Ortiz & Maria Herrera-Sobeck, editors

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2000
ISBN
9780816520213
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£8.95

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Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2000. Paperback. xxxiii, 330p., illustrations, photos, bumped corner and crease, otherwise a very good first edition trade papeback in pictorial wraps.
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£8.95