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image of The whole Course of Chirugerie Being a facsimile of the First Edition of 1597, with engravings from the Second Edition of 1612

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Birmingham, England: Gryphon Editions, 1981. Hardcover. Pages are unnumbered, bound in turquoise leather with raised bands around the spine, all edges gilted, includes satin marking ribbon, like new. The Classics of Medicine Library.
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image of A Scottish Sea Captain in Southeast Asia 1689-1723, edited by Michael Smithies

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Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books, 1997. Paperback. x, 206p., illustrated with old plates and cuts in facsimile, softbound, a paperback in 8.5x5.5 inch decorated glossy wraps, very good to fine condition, slightest signs of handling: a sound, clean and unmarked copy.
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Under the Fifth Rib

by Derrett, H.T.

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Published
1938
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Glasgow: Anarchist Communist Federation, 1938. 23p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.25 inches, wraps worn and soiled with a few small stains, staples heavily rusted, rust stain and dent from paper clip (now removed) on front wrap and first few pages. Condemnation of the 1938 Empire exhibition (an unofficial world's fair).
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image of Shut Them Down! The Global G8, Gleneagles 2005 and the Movement of Movements

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Leeds, UK: Autonomedia, 2005. 366p., 5.75x8, heavily illustrated, like new. "Shut Them Down! is an essential collection of reflections on the movement against the 2005 G8 summit in Gleneagles, Scotland. As well as action stories from the frontlines of resistance to the summit, there are detailed accounts of how various aspects of the mobilisation were organised, and analysis of… Read more
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Inagural Address to the Students of the University of Glasgow, December 5, 1879

by Gladstone, Right Hon. W.E., lord rector of the university

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Published
1879
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London: John Murray, 1879. 40p., once sewn, now held in place (tenuously) by stab-hole tabs. Complete and, as of this writing, handleable and in order. Softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch plain printed wraps, the upper cover has collected marginal dust and a small smear, lower cover sheet the same but less so.
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image of An introduction to Lodge Canongate Kilwinning, No. 2

An introduction to Lodge Canongate Kilwinning, No. 2

by McLellan, John H.

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Published
1951
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[Edinburgh]: Lodge Canongate Kilwinning, No. 2, 1951. 15p., staplebound pamphlet, small stain on cover, otherwise very good. Overview of the Scottish Masonic lodge and its history.
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Mr. Brogan opens wide his mouth

by Gallacher, William

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Published
1949
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Glasgow: The Scottish Committee, The Communist Party, 1949. 12p., stapled wraps, 5x7 inches, wraps lightly foxed, staples rusted else very good condition. Response to Colm Brogan's pamphlet "The Case Against Gallacher". Gallacher was Communist MP for West Fife.
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image of George Wishart: Scholar, Saint, Reformer, Martyr

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St. Andrews, Scotland: St. Mary's College, 1946. 21p. + [8]p. of plates, stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps faded along edges, wraps worn with a few small stains, staples rusted else good condition. Wishart was a Scottish Protestant burned at the stake as a heretic in 1546.
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Bruce Glasier and his poetry

by Foster, Elizabeth Glasier

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Published
n.d.
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Manchester: CPS, n.d.. vi, 57p., paperback, small Christmas stamp covering the price on the front cover. The author, former editor of The Young Socialist, discusses the works of her brother, a Scottish socialist politician.
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image of Bolshevism; promises and reality.  An appraisal of the results of the Marxist dictatorship over Russia

Bolshevism; promises and reality. An appraisal of the results of the Marxist dictatorship over Russia

by Maximov, G[regorii Petrovich; also spelled Gregory Maximoff]

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Published
1940
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Glasgow, Scotland: The Anarchist Federation (Glasgow Group), 1940. Pamphlet. 23p., staplebound pamphlet, 5.5x8.25 inches, wraps worn and soiled with a few small rust stains, staples rusted else very good condition. Later reprinting of a pamphlet first printed in English in 1935 by the Free Society Group of Chicago. Brief forword by The Anarchist Federation outlines the… Read more
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image of Richard Carlile, Agitator: His life and times.  Third revised edition

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Glasgow: Strickland Press, 1941. 160p., wraps, 5.5 x 8.25 inches, very good condition. "The Word" Library, Second Series, No. 3.
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Revolt on the Clyde, an autobiography

by Gallacher, William

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Published
1949
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London: Lawrence and Wishart, 1949. 301p., french-fold wraps, 4.75 x 7.25 inches, wraps lightly worn, spine creased and chipped, rear wrap toned along edges, previous owner's name penned on front blank else good later printing.
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image of No Lotus Gerden; A Scottish Surgeon in China_Japan [subtitle from dj]

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Edinburgh: The Pentland Press Ltd, 1987. xii, 209p., illustrated with b&w photoreproductions in no less than three insert sections, hardbound first edition in 8.5x6 inch in mustard-yellow cloth boards gilt and glossy dust jacket. the ffep bears a neat ownership presentation inscription, the dj is slightly edgeworn, a very good copy. A caveat emptor, should one be looking for… Read more
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A plea for democracy in medicine

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Published
1947
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New York: Physicians Committee Against Discrimination, 1947. 13p., staplebound pamphlet, couple minor spots, very good. The Committee called for equality on the basis of religion, sex, and race in the selection of medical students. This pamphlet addresses the problem of graduates from overseas institutions being rejected after the war, when there was a glut of returning medical students. Particular… Read more
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Why is Germany Aggressive

by Socialist Clarity Group

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Published
1941
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Tillicoultry, Scotland: N.C.L.C. Publishing Society Ltd, 1941. 16p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.25 inches, wraps worn and unevenly toned along edges, small rust stain and penciled check mark on front wrap else good condition. The authors thank Paul Sering, a member of the Neubeginnen group of German Social Democrats, for his help with the preparation of the pamphlet. … Read more
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image of Practical Anarchy: Clydeside anarchist broadsheet. July 1982. NHS Strike special

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Glasgow: Practical Anarchy, 1982. 10x14 inch broadsheet, printed both sides; horizontal fold crease.
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Poems from Clydeside

by Malcolm, Tom, Rhoda Fraser, Robert Irvine, Fred Anderson, D. Behan, Norman Buchan, D. McArthyr, Donald Cameron [and] Helen Fullerton

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Published
1952
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Glasgow: Communist Party Scottish Committee, 1952. [20]p., stapled wraps, 4.5 x 7 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled, staples rusted, pen mark on rear wrap else very good condition. Collection of poems by a group of Glasgow workers.
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image of Freedom Come-All-Ye. Hamish Henderson, An 80th Birthday Souvenir. Poems and Songs of Hamish Henderson. Special Limited Edition of 600, This is number: 455

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Edinburgh: Chapman Publishing, 1999. Pamphlet. 51p., 5.75x8.25 inches, near-fine limited first edition #455/600 copies, chapbook in glossy stapled white wraps with photo of poet on cover. Chapman New Writing series, Joy Hendry, editor. English-language celebration of struggles for individual and national freedom everywhere (brief mentions of South Africa appear) which in many cases are tinged with Scots dialect, in… Read more
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King James and the history of homosexuality

by Young, Michael B.

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Published
2000
ISBN
9780814796931
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New York: New York University Press, 2000. Hardcover. ix, 221p., introduction, notes & references, bibliography, index, near-fine first edition in boards and bright unclipped djdj.
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image of Chileans in Exile: Private Struggles, Public Lives

Chileans in Exile: Private Struggles, Public Lives

by Kay, Diana

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Published
1987
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9780893415372
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Wolfeboro, NH: Longwood Academic, 1987. Hardcover. ix, 225p., cloth-covered boards, appendix, notes, index, bibliography, boards lightly worn else very good condition in like dj. On Chileans in exile in Scotland following the September 1973 coup.
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