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image of Russian Fair: Program of Russian Fair_Cabaret, Hotel Sherman, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 1942

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Chicago: Russian Fair Committee, 1942. [56p.], staplebound booklet, 5.5x8.5 inches, mild handling wear. Program for an event intended to support war relief efforts for the Soviet Union.
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$35.00
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The Call [four issues]

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Published
1942
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$50.00

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New York: Socialist Party, USA, 1942. Four issues of the tabloid format newspaper, all with horizontal fold, paper toned, edgewear. Issues present are whole numbers 336, 385, 388, and 389. Articles on topics such as the wartime sugar shortage, the beating and arrest of Black labor organizers in Mississippi, a protest of Soviet executions of Polish socialists, Norman Thomas… Read more
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The Telephone Worker [14 issues]

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Published
1945
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$45.00

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Milwaukee, WI: National Federation of Telephone Workers, 1945. Fourteen issues of the illustrated magazine, Early issues irregularly published; eventually became a monthly. Most are 8x10.75 inches, around 15 pages apiece, all in original wraps; the first three issues have holes punched at left for filing in a binder. Issues present are Feb., July, August and December 1942, Nov. 1943,… Read more
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At Ease" vol. 1: comedy sketches for use exclusively in military & naval establishments edited and compiles by The Writers & Material Committee of Camp Shows, Inc

by Shubert, John, editor, Lester Hammel, Charles B. Maddock, Hal Block, William Bratter, Leon Kellman et al.

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Published
1942
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$75.00

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New York: USO-Camp Shows, Inc, 1942. 230p., 6.25x9.25 inches, preface, sketches, lightly-worn script collection in spiral-bound green covers. Block appeared on and wrote for "What's My Line?" until he was fired for being too risque. He also wrote for the BBC and Bob Hope's USO shows. Shubert was a member of the Shubert Broadway theatre family. Some gay humor.… Read more
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$75.00
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Boston: the magazine, 1940. Magazine. Single twelve-line poem at p.364, the entire magazine complete: red wraps with overlapping edges, these edges very worn with numerous little tears. Textblock itself is sound, clean and unmarked. Bird of Glass a metaphor to conjure up The Imagination and for it to "forever be your lover." The line-up for this issue is full… Read more
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$12.00
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Why? A bulletin of free inquiry [8 issues]

by Young, William, ed

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Published
1947
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$150.00

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New York: n.pub, 1947. Pamphlet. Eight issues of the bulletin, spanning the period from April 1942 to April 1947. Issues present are Vol. 1 Nos. 1 and 8, Vol. 3 No. 5, Vol. 4 No. 6, and Vol. 5 Nos. 6, 8, 10, and 11. Various pagination, wraps, 7.5x10 inches, all evenly toned, some light wear, Vol.… Read more
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Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence [souvenir program]

by [Bowie, David, Ryiuchi Sakamoto, Nagisa Oshima, et al]

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Published
1983
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$25.00

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Jeremy Thomas, 1983. [28p] includes covers, 8.25x11.75 inches, texts in Eglish and Japanese [both read right to left on pages] illustrated with b&w and color film stills including a full-color centerfold spread of the two stars, cast and crew info and bios, lightly-handled booklet in stapled glossy pictorial wraps.
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Two Cheers for Democracy

by Forster, E. M.

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Published
1951
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$12.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co, 1951. Hardcover. xvi, 363p., preface, small red remainder dot bottom edge, light shelf wear else good reprint in cloth boardsand edgeworn, soiled dj. Forster's first book in fifteen years. Covers World War Two and the second half of the book is literary criticism and biography/memoir.
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Peace now -- and for ever

by Aldred, Guy A.

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Published
1945
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$15.00

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Glasgow: The Strickland Press, 1945. 24p., stapled wraps, front wrap soiled and stained, paper slightly browned else very good condition.
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For speedy victory--the second front NOW

by Foster, William Z.

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Published
1943
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$12.00

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New York: Workers Library Publishers, 1943. Pamphlet. 31p., staplebound pamphlet, ex-library, a decent reading copyt. *Seidman F389.
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The railroad workers and the war

by Foster, William Z.

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Published
1941
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New York: Workers Library Publishers, 1941. Pamphlet. 15p., staplebound pamphlet, cover foxed, 5x7.25 inches, first printing (May 1941). *Seidman F366. Warns railroad workers that the capitalists want to bring them into the war effort; from the Hitler-Stalin pact period.
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The people and the congress

by Foster, William Z.

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Published
1943
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New York: Workers Library Publishers, 1943. Pamphlet. 15p., staplebound pamphlet, paper toned, old collection label on cover, 5x7 inches. "An assertion that Congress is blocking an all-out war effort, and that the reactionary wings of the Democratic and Republican parties are defeatist. Urging that the President's war policies be backed, Foster calls for full labor participation, the greatest possible… Read more
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A Time to Dance, and Other Poems

by Lewis, C. Day

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Published
1935
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$15.00

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London: Published by Leonard & Virginia Woolf at The Hogarth Press, 1935. Hardcover. 64p., first edition openweave red cloth boards gilt and dust jacket. Not a collectable copy but nice to have a first in handleable shape; head rim has suffered an eighth-inch loss, tail rim and corner-tips show card. Hinges and the rest are sound, text and… Read more
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New York: Why?" Publications Committee, 1944. 72p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, front wrap creased, pages evenly toned, top corner of front wrap through p53 dampstained else very good condition. Includes discussion of World War I, World War II, and the Spanish Civil War.
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New York: Why?" Publications Committee, 1944. 72p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, pages lightly toned , staples rusted else very good condition. Includes discussion of World War I, World War II, and the Spanish Civil War.
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$30.00
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Hard Times Ahead

by Benn, Sir Ernest J.P.

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Published
1942
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$20.00

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London: The Individualist Bookshop, Ltd, 1942. 28p., softbound, a plain printed pamphlet stapled into 8.5x5.5 inch wraps. Nice copy; staples are clean, item sound, clean and unmarked. Post-war questions no. 16.
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World Order or World Ruin? The Menace of International "Planning

by Jerrold, Douglas

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Published
1942
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London: The Individualist Bookshop Ltd, 1942. Pamphlet. 24p., softbound, a pamphlet in plain printed 8.5x5.5 inch stapled wraps. Staples touched with rust (no migration), faint edge-wear, an excellent copy: quite sound, clean and unmarked. Post-war questions no. 15.
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Whistle

by Jones, James, illustrated by Howard Rogers, introduction by Willie Morris

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Published
1978
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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1978. Leather Bound. xxii, 499p., special message to First Edition Society members, introduction, note from the author, b&w illustrations, near-fine limited first illustrated leather edition thus in full-leather and gilt, all edges gilt, bookmark bound-in. Jones' final book and third in his War Trilogy (From Here to Eternity, Thin Red Line & Whistle) He… Read more
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Teachers and the war

by Socialist Workers Party

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Published
1941
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New York: Pioneer Publishers for Socialist Workers Party, 1941. Pamphlet. 23p., wraps slightly browned and creased small stain on rear wrap else good condition, 5.5x8.5 inches,
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New York: Why?" Publications Committee, 1944. 72p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, pages lightly toned, top corner of half-title clipped with no loss of text else very good condition. Includes discussion of World War I, World War II, and the Spanish Civil War.
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$30.00