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First World War Poets

by Judd, Alan & David Crane

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Published
1997
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9781855142039
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London: NPG: National Portrait Gallery, 1997. Hardcover. 63p., 5x7 inches, biographical sketches illustrated with photos and portrait paintings, very good first edition in pictorial boards. NPG Character Sketches series. Siegfried Sassoon, Wilfred Owen, A. A. Milne etc.
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Military Writings

by Trotsky, Leon; preface by George Breitman, introduction by Karl Radek

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Published
1986
ISBN
9780873480291
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New York: Pathfinder Press, 1986. Paperback. 160p., wraps, 5.25x8.25 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good later printing.
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Fiume: the superlatively Italian city

by Hazelton, Henry I.

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Published
1919
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Chicago: n.pub, 1919. 16p., staplebound pamphlet, neatly ex-library with stamp in blind on first page, receipt date stamp on cover and penciled personal name in upper right corner. Fiume (now Rijeka, Croatia) is an important seaport that was coveted, and controlled at different times, by Hungary, Italy, and Croatia/Yugoslavia. This pamphlet addresses its fate in the post-WWI era, asserting… Read more
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n.p.: Druckerei des K.u.k. Armeeoberkommandos, 1918. 14p. staplebound booklet; front cover has some faint pencil notations about Austria-Hungary, with an ownership signature; interior is evenly toned but otherwise very good. K. u. k. Armeeoberkommando. Zu Op. Nr 141.676. "Guidelines for patriotic education and defense against enemy propaganda," a guide published by the German army's high command.
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£63.76
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Cedar Rapids, IA: the author, 1916. 45p., staplebound booklet, front cover has a closed edge tear that has an old tape repair on the back. Proposes a system of world government to prevent war. The author is cited as a "Scholar in Monistic Philosophy.
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£26.25
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Chicago: Socialist Party National Office, 1919. 54p. plus 6-page memorandum, staplebound booklet, couple minor corner chips to front cover, otherwise very good. "Arranged under the supervision of Attorney Seymour Stedman.
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£112.52
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The European civil war -- the first twenty years 1917-1936

by Nearing, Scott

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Published
1936
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Baltimore, Maryland: Christian Social Justice Fund, 1936. Pamphlet. 24p., wraps slightly shelf worn else very good condition, first edition, 5.25x7.5 inches.
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Union Sacrée, 1914-193..

by Rosmer, Alfred and Helene Modiano; preface by Marcel Martinet

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Published
1936
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Paris: Spartacus, 1936. Pamphlet. 64p., wraps, 5.25x7 inches, lightly worn, top corner of pp20-26 dog-eared else good condition. Text in French. Rosmer's section is excerpted from his book "Le Mouvement Ouvrier Pendant La Guerre (De L'Union Sacrée a Zimmerwald)." Serie Nouvelle No. 2. The Union Sacrée was a pact in which sections of the French workers' movement… Read more
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Victory without peace [Inscribed to Edgar G. Sisson]

by Burlingame, Roger; Alden Stevens

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Published
1944
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£33.75

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1944. 335p., hardcover in edgeworn dustjacket, front hinge starting, inscribed by Burlingame "For Edgar Sisson, Pleasant memories and cordial greetings," with an additional typed and signed latter laid in thanking Sisson for his response to the book. Sisson, a former magazine editor (most recently at Cosmopolitan), had joined the US foreign publicity effort… Read more
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The Story of Woodrow Wilson

by Cranston, Ruth

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Published
1945
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£22.50

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1945. xv, 478p., hardcover in tattered dustjacket; a well-worn review copy that was sent to Edgar Sisson. Laid in is a carbon copy of his review, with cover letter, as well as a folded copy of the review as it appeared in The Saturday Review. Sisson, a former magazine editor (most recently at Cosmopolitan),… Read more
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Wars I Have Seen

by Stein, Gertrude

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Published
1945
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New York: Random House, 1945. Hardcover. 259p., mild scent else good first edition, first printing stated in dark blue cloth with gray and white title labels on spine and front cover, red author name in unclipped lightly-used dj. Wilson A38. On Stein's experiences in occupied France. Sans jacket but for the photo pasted-in.
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A Short History of the World War

by Markun, Leo

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Published
1927
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Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Company, 1927. Pamphlet. 64p., stapled light blue wraps, 3.5x5 inches, wraps toned along edges, pages evenly toned, small pen mark on front wrap else very good condition. Little Blue Book No. 110.
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Paris: Groupe de Propagande par la Brochure, 1934. 28, [3]p., stapled wraps, 5x7.25 inches, evenly toned, leaves unopened, front wrap lightly worn with a few small stains else good condition. Text in French. Only five copies found in OCLC as of 2/2021. La Brochure Mensuelle Numéro 137, Mai 1934. Anti-war pamphlet collecting quotes from French President Raymond… Read more
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People of America!

by American Neutral Conference Committee

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Published
1916
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New York: the Committee, 1916. 11x8.5 inch sheet, identical text printed both sides, folded to make a brochure. Vertical crease, some toning. Dated by a mention of the war as having been underway for two years, and a quote from the London Fortnightly Review that appeared in 1916. "Let the United States, backed by the entire neutral world, attempt… Read more
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Contro la Guerra, Contro la Pace, per la Rivoluzione Sociale

by Galleani, Luigi

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Published
1927
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Newark, New Jersey: Biblioteca de L' Adunata dei Refrattari, 1927. 74p., pamphlet neatly bound in black boards with gilt title, very good. Collection of columns by Galleani originally published in his newspaper Cronaca Sovversiva in 1914 and 1915, discussing the question of participation in WW I. Galleani was deported in 1919, but this collected edition of his columns was… Read more
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London: International Committee of the Fourth International, 1967. Magazine. One issue, 43p., 7.5x9.75 inches, price hand marked in on lower rt corner of cover wrap, glossy wraps lightly toned but in good condition. This version of "Fourth International" was published by Gerry Healy, grouping those that refused to join in the reunification of the Fourth International in 1963. This… Read more
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£11.25
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First Encounter

by Dos Passos, John

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Published
1945
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New York: Philosophical Library, 1945. Hardcover. 160p., dated from preface. Hardbound in red cloth boards gilt, and dust jacket. Slight edgewear to casing, paperstock somewhat toned, a sound clean unmarked copy in a jacket that is battered and foxed but remains presentable. The lives of frontline soldiers in 1918 including an anarchist.
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An Unfinished Symphony: The Story of David Hochstein

by Kraut, Grace N.

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Published
1980
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[Rochester, NY]: [Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company], 1980. Paperback. xi, 78p., wraps, 6.5x9.5 inches, illus., very good condition. Biography of the violin prodigy and nephew of Emma Goldman who was killed in action in World War I.
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London: Hammersmith Books, 1970. Paperback. 242p., softbound in trade-size wraps a bit worn at the foot of the spine ele very good condition. Back cover bears the label of Pathfinder Books. Hammersmith reprints of scarce documents. Japanese militarism much discussed. The reprinting publisher quotes J. H. Brimmell to the effect that this was a "counter-conference" to the 1921 Washington… Read more
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New York: Mother Earth Pub. Association, 1917. Twelve issues bound in library buckram, with the covers intact (two by Robert Minor), ex library with the usual markings and Hoover Library bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, tightly bound but no loss of text, first page of no. 1 with large tear repaired with tape else very good condition. The anarchist… Read more
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£337.55