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The Ethics of Equitable Distribution

by Austin, R.H.

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Published
1930
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Pismo Beach, California: Modern Publishing Company, 1930. Pamphlet. 32p. +[2]p. order blank, stapled wraps, 3.5x5.25 inches, wraps worn and stained, staples rusted, pages evenly toned else good condition. None in OCLC as of 6/2021. Abundance book no. 111, "Plenty for all" pocket series.
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image of History of work cooperation in America. Cooperatives, cooperative movements, collectivity and communalism from early America to the present

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Berkeley: Homeward Press, 1980. Paperback. 58p., wraps, illus., 8.5x11 inches, faint vertical crease else very good condition.
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image of A way out, a publication of the School of the Living. October, 1967, vol. 23, no. 3 and 4

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Brookville, OH: The School of Living, 1967. Magazine. 61p., wraps, 6x9 inches, wraps lightly sunned at edges else very good condition. Magazine with contributions by Harry Elmer Barnes, Laurance Labadie, James J. Martin, Vardis Fisher, Holley Cantine and others.
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Greenfeel, a community of lovers

by Norman, Ron and Antoni Jurkiewicz

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Published
1969
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Barre, Vermont: Greenfeel, 1969. Pamphlet. [32p.], illustrated wraps lightly toned, ex library (with discard stamp) with an old price in pen on the front wrap, paperstock toned else good condition. Illustrated with sketches and snapshot photos, eight mimeographed sheets (8.5x11 inches) folded and stapled in the middle to form a 5.5x8.5 inch pamphlet. OCLC notes varying dates for this… Read more
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Pirate utopias; Moorish corsairs & European rengadoes

by Wilson, Peter Lamborn

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Published
1995
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9781570270246
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Brooklyn: Autonomedia, 1995. Paperback. 208p., wraps. Very good. Focuses on Salé and the apostasy of European Christians who became part of the kingdom.
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Dolge

by Franz, Eleanor

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Published
1980
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9780890620755
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Herkimer, NY: Herkimer County Historical Society, 1980. Hardcover. 106p., cloth-covered boards, 6.25x9.25 inches, previous owner's ownership label on free front endpaper else very good condition in an edgeworn, unclipped dj. Biography of Alfred Dolge, a German immigrant and piano maker, who experimented with social welfare reforms for his workers.
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image of Utopian Literature in The Pennsylvania State University Libraries: A Selected Bibliography

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University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Libraries, 1984. Paperback. xxx, 230p., wraps, 5.25x8 inches, illus., wraps worn and soiled else very good condition. A useful annotated bibliography, rather than a simple list. Bibliographical Series No. 9.
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Regiment of Women: a novel

by Berger, Thomas

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Published
1974
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9780413315304
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London: Eyre Methuen, 1974. Hardcover. 349p., very good first UK edition stated in green boards and unclipped but edgeworn camp pictorial white dj. Berger's Dystopian/Utopian novel about aNew York City where women have total control and the male protagonist dresses in drag. Hence the very camp photographic dj!
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Brecon, Powys, Wales, 1989. 32p., staplebound wraps; covers edgeworn. Geomantic zine; includes an interview with Evelyn Lip, a feng shui advocate from Singapore.
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It Was Fun the Hard Way: the autobiography of a small town editor

by Spayth, George W.

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Published
1964
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Dunellen, NJ: The Spayth Press, 1964. Hardcover. 237p. + [13]p. of illustrations, cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, printed on green paper, very good first edition in like dj. Spayth lived at the anarchist colony in Stelton, NJ from 1930 to 1932; though not an anarchist himself he is sympathetic to their ideas.
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The Expanding Environment

by Gutkind, E.A. [Erwin Anton]

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Published
1953
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[London]: Freedom Press, 1953. Hardcover. 70p., printed paper over oblong boards with cloth spine, 7.5x10 inches, illus., plans, boards worn, front board scratched with large sticker scar else good condition. No dj. Essay on urban planning with a historical viewpoint. Published by the main British anarchist publisher.
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image of Spanish King of the Incas; The Epic Life of Pedro Bohorques. Translated by Ann de Leon, With a Forewordd by Peter Klaren

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Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005. Sheet_music. First published in the Spanish language in 1997, and here with subsequent corrections. xi, 258p., hardbound in 9x6 inch bloodorange cloth boards and glossy dust jacket. An as-new copy, entirely fresh: sound, clean and unmarked.
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Josiah Warren: the first American anarchist, a sociological study

by Bailie, William

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Published
1906
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Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1906. Hardcover. xxxviii, 134p., tipped-in frontispiece, two tipped-in illustrations, original red cloth with a faded spine and uneven fading to front board else very good first edition. An early American anarchist, Warren was involved Owen's New Harmony community, the community 'Utopia' in Ohio, and helped establish the Modern Times community in New York.… Read more
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The Game of Life (Revised edition)

by Hall, Bolton; introduction by Lucius F.C. Garvin

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Published
1909
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New York: The Arcadia Press, 1909. Hardcover. 304p., original green cloth, front panel with decorations in black and lettering in white, spine faded and spine lettering eroded, corners slightly bumped, boards edgeworn else good condition. Hall, a Christian socialist and follower of Henry George, founded the Free Acres Community of New Jersey.
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Boston: Small, Maynard & Company, 1906. Hardcover. xxxviii, 134p., tipped-in frontispiece, two tipped-in illustrations, original red cloth with a faded and edgeworn spine, pencil underlining and marginalia throughout, small stain on ppxi-xv, faint dampstain to bottom corner else good first edition. Anarchist author. An early American anarchist, Warren was involved Owen's New Harmony community, the community 'Utopia' in… Read more
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image of The Science of Society: The true constitution of government in the sovereignty of the individual as the final development of Protestantism, democracy and socialism. [with] Cost the limit of price: a scientific measure of honesty in trade as one of the fundamental principles in the solution of the social problem

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London: C.W. Daniel, Ltd, 1913. Hardcover. 256p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9 inches, corners bumped, offsetting to both free endpapers, penciled check marks in the margins of a few pages else very good condition. Andrews, an individualist anarchist, cofounded the Modern Times colony. An anti-Marxist affiliate of the First International, he wrote speeches and articles for Victoria Woodhull. *Johnpoll.
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Berkeley: Geminalia Press, 2007. Paperback. 162p., wraps bound with black binder's tape, 6.5x9 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn, small stain on title page else very good condition. Memoir by the actor and singer who was born and raised in the anarchist colony at Stelton, NJ. Bers died in 2010.
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image of The parable of the water tank.  Being Chapter 23 of the book

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Los Angeles: A. Levine, 1924. Pamphlet. 19p., wraps, 3.25x5 inches, evenly toned, top corner of front wrap chipped with no loss of text else good condition. Includes a full page ad for Thor's Book and Magazine Service in Hollywood California.
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image of Colony News. Vol. 6 no. 13 (August 23, 1935)

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Crompond, NY: Mohegan Colony Board, 1935. 4p., 8.5x11 inches, very good. Newsletter from the anarchist colony founded in 1923 by Harry Kelly. Mohegan was built around a Modern School, and this issue includes updates on activities for children, announcement of a beach party, and notes on internal organization and the colony constitution.
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About Mohegan Colony. Crompond, New York

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Published
1936
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Crompond, NY, 1936. Four panel brochure, 5x8.5 inches, worn and fold-creased, bottom corner dog-eared, faint dampstain along folded edge, a few spots of foxing to front. Introduction to the anarchist colony founded in 1923 by Harry Kelly. Mohegan was built around a Modern School and shared many staff members and residents with the Stelton, NJ Modern School. … Read more
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