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Ireland on the Dissecting Table: James Connolly on Ulster and Partition

By Connolly, James

Cork Workers Club, 1975 Historical Reprints, No. 11. A 'New Enlarged Edition'. Pamphlet with cardboard cover, secured with staples. Cover is a little faded, and a little marked. Previous owner has made a small mark/doodle on the back cover, in ink. Previous bookseller's address sticker is stuck on inside corner of front cover. Pages are slightly yellowed and a little bumped at edges and corners, but clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. . Pamphlet. Good/No Jacket.

$17.10

Art and Revolution: Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture
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Art and Revolution: Writings on Literature, Politics and Culture

By Trotsky, Leon

Pathfinder Press, 1998 252 pages. Book cover has some light scuffing and scratching and small indentations. Cover is a little stained, and has some bumping to edges and corners. Spine is a little stained, but uncreased. Pages have some marking to edges, and are slightly bumped at corners. Pages have a water stain to bottoms, and are slightly creased due to water stains. Pages tightly bound. Collection of writings in which Trotsky discusses art, literature, capitalist decline, working class struggles and culture - and the place of art 'in building a new, socialist society.'. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

By Tressell, Robert

The Richards Press and The Daily Herald, 1927 234 pages. Red cover with black illustration. Cover is very worn and scuffed, particularly round edges and corners, where the cover has worn away a little, revealing the binding. Corners are creased and a little dog-eared. Cover of spine has completely torn off (and is missing), revealing the inner binding of the book. Binding is very worn and tanned. Cover and pages are still tightly bound. Pages are very tanned with age, and have some foxing. Pages are creased and worn around edges. Slight musty smell to pages. Inside of pages and of front cover are a little stained. Condition consistent with age of book. Robert Tressell's classic novel about working men and their employers. A classic of working-class literature.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

Women in the Land of Socialism

By Popova, Nina

Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1949 262 pages. Some small marks to book cover, and book corners very slightly bumped - but otherwise undamaged. Spine is uncreased apart from top and bottom edges, which are bumped and creased. Pages are yellowed with age, and have some foxing to edges. Page edges a little worn. Pages clean, neat and tightly bound. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - small mark remains. Very slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Socialist account of the importance of women and their work in the Soviet Union.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

CLR James's 80th Birthday Lectures

By Howe, Darcus & Busby, Margaret (Eds.)

London: Race Today Publications , 1984 Race Today Publications, 1984. 72 pages. Book is in good condition. Covers are yellowed with age but pages are clean and binding is intact. Spine is uncreased. Three lectures that were delivered in 1981 at Kingsway Princeton College in London. 1. Socialism or Barbarism. 2. Britain and America: Two English Speaking Democracies. 3. Immigrants To Britain: Formerly Colonial Peoples. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$19.95

Barricades in Berlin
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Barricades in Berlin

By Neukrantz, Klaus

London: Martin Lawrence Martin Lawrence. No year given. 'Dedicated to the imperishable memory of the 33, shot by the police in Berlin during the days of May 1929'. Novel dealing with the events that took place in the Koslinerstrasse during May 1929. Pages yellow and discoloured. Cover has rips and top front corner missing. Binding is intact though outer cover of spine is missing it's title (wording).. Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

$11.76

History Will Absolve Me

By Castro, Fidel

Cuba : Radio Havana Cuba Radio Havana Cuba (no date on book). 79 pages. Book is in very good condition. Is a tall, slim, hardbound copy, no witing on spine. No damage to covers, edges or pages. All are clean and binding is tight. Fidel Castro's self defense speech before the court in Santiago de Cuba on October 16, 1953.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.76

Zionism: Words and Deeds: A Collection of Material from the Soviet and Foreign Press

By Anti-Zionist Committee of Soviet Public Opinion

Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1987 83 pages. Cover is a little marked and scuffed, and is bumped and a little creased at edges. There is a mark/tear to the bottom corner of the front cover. Page edges are a little marked, and corners are slightly bumped and creased. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. Spine bumped and a little ragged at top and bottom edges, but otherwise undamaged. The first in a collection of writings that takes 'a critical look at the ideology and policies of Zionism'. . First Edition. Pamphlet. Good/No Jacket.

$20.67

Literature and Life: A Selection from the Writings of Maxim Gorky

By Gorky, Maxim

Hutchinson International Authors Ltd, 1946 157 pages. Dustcover is very worn - yellowed and scuffed and torn at edges and corners. Spine area of dustcover is chipped and torn. Back of dustcover is very torn and discoloured. Book is scuffed and a little stained. Spine is a little marked and bumped, but uncreased. Previous owner's name and date has been written in ink on top of first page. Pages are yellowed, and have some foxing. Slight musty smell to pages. Pages neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A selection of writings on culture, Socialism, Tolstoy, Chekov and more. . Hard Cover. Good/Poor.

$19.95

Britain for the British

By Blatchford, Robert

Clarion Press 173 pages. No publication date given - suspect 1902? Paper book cover - cover is very worn and stained and is bumped and creased at edges and corners. Cover is torn and worn away round much of the spine. The spine does not have much cover left - most of the cover has been torn/worn away, and the binding is exposed. Pages are very tanned with age - particuarly at edges - and corners are creased. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Previous owner has made notes in pencil on a couple of the pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Please note: the title refers to working class vs owning class - not anti-immigrant! . Booklet. Good/No Jacket.

$13.54

The Land of Socialism Today and Tomorrow
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The Land of Socialism Today and Tomorrow

Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1939 Foreign Language Publishing House, 1939. Reports and speeches at the eighteenth congress of the communist party of the soviet union (Bolsheviks) March 10 - 21 1939. Cover a bit worn but binding intact. Pages yellowed and foxing to some at the beginning and end. Edges discoloured. . Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

$7.13

Reader's Guide to the Marxist Classics

Lawrence & Wishart, 1952 114 pages. Book is very worn - entire book is very yellowed with age, and scuffed and worn and creased at edges, Cover is stained and has some foxing. Edges and corners of cover are torn and dog-eared. Spine is very worn and spine covering has torn away in places, exposing the binding. Pages are bumped, dog-eared and creased at edges, and have some foxing and staining. Pages are neat and tightly bound. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book.. Pamphlet. Poor/No Jacket.

$28.50

William Morris: Designs and Patterns
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William Morris: Designs and Patterns

By Gillow, Norah

London: Studio Editions , 1990 Studio Editions, 1990. 40 full colour plates. Pages measure 38cm x 28cm. Book is in excellent condition and the colour quality of the plates is very good.The first four pages have very slight rough edges at the outside edge but this does not affect the text or the plates. No damage to cover or pages and all are very clean and tight. Spine has no creasing. Introduction to Morris by Norah C. Gillow, Keeper, William Morris Gallery London, November 1987. Postage may be higher than Abe quote due to size of book. Please contact us if you need shipping cost in advance of purchase. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$21.38

The Challenge and Burden of Historical Time: Socialism in the Twenty-First Century

By Meszaros, Istvan

New York, USA: Monthly Review Press, 2008 479 pages. Book is well worn - cover is scuffed and marked - and edges of cover and pages are bumped and curled. Spine is a little faded, and has three large creases - and is bumped at top and bottom. Page corners are bumped and a little curled and creased. Page 228 and 229 are very slighlty loose, due to large crease along the book spine at that point. Pages otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. A companion volume to Meszaro's 'Beyond Capital' - a call for a new socialist time accountancy, and suggests an alternative to the current neoliberal order.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$16.39

The Autobiography of a Working Woman

By Popp, Adelheid

T. Fisher Unwin, 1912 135 pages. Translated by F.C. Harvey. With introductions by August Bebel and J. Ramsay Macdonald, M.P. Book cover is very worn - stained and scuffed and very bumped and worn at corners and edges. Spine edges are very scuffed, and spine is faded, although title and author lettering are both clear. Ex-library copy - 'The Working Men's College' bookplate stuck on inside of front cover, with 'cancelled' stamped across it, and bookplate number crossed out in ink. '756' has also been stamped at the top of the bookplate, in ink. 'Working Men's College Library Regulations' plate has been stuck on first (blank) page. Pencil mark across first (blank) page, about this plate. Date (24. Jan 1929) has been stamped on top corner of inside cover. Pages have deckled edges and are very yellowed and a little stained, and have some foxing. Pages particularly worn and yellowed at edges. Condition consistent with age of book.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

$29.93

On Scientific Socialism

By Marx, Engels and Lenin

Moscow: Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1974 161 pages. Book cover is very scuffed and creased, and has some light scratches and indentations. Previous owner's name and address sticker is stuck on the top corner of the front cover. Back cover and about six of the last pages are bent and curled at the corner. Bottom corner of front cover is tearing a little away from the spine. Spine is creased and bumped. Pages are a little yellowed at edges, but clean and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. Essays on Socialism, Marxism, science and revolution. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$14.25

The Fate of a Man

By Sholokhov, Mikhail

Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1971 50 pages. Translated from the Russian by Robert Daglish. Pamphlet cover is quite yellowed with age, and very worn and creased. Corners are creased and a little dog-eared. Pages are creased at corners, and have some slight foxing to edges, but otherwise clean and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of pamphlet. A short story by the Nobel Prize-winning Socialist writer Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov. . Pamphlet. Good/No Jacket.

$15.68

The Life and Times of James Connolly

By Greaves, C. Desmond

Lawrence & Wishart, 1986 448 pages. Cover is faded and edges and corners are bumped and a little chipped. Back cover is quite marked. Spine is very yellowed and creased. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are well-thumbed at edges, and a little yellowed (particularly at edges), but clean and neat and tightly bound. A biography of the Republican Irish labour leader and trade unionist, who fought for Irish freedom. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$18.17

Is This Really What We Fought For? White Rule Ends, Black Poverty Goes On

By Myers, Bob (Editor)

Index Books, 1997 104 pages. South Africa Series: No. 2. Book cover is scuffed and scratched, and has some indentations and creases. Back and inside edge of cover is stained, and edges and corners are a little bumped. Spine is a little stained and bumped at edges. Pages are slightly marked at edges, but are neat and tightly bound. A collection of three pamphlets distributed by 'revolutionary trade unionists from the Durban area' - on violence, workers rights, and capitalism vs socialism.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$25.65

A Pocket History of the British Workers
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A Pocket History of the British Workers

By Postgate, Raymond

Fact, 1937 Part of the 'Fact: A Monograph a Month' series, Number Five. One of a series of sixpenny monographts, published on the 15th of every month. August 1937. Front cover detached from book but still intact. Creases to bottom corner of front cover, and both front and back cover faded and dusty, but both intact. Edges of pages very dust-stained and yellowed - and well-thumbed. But all intact and clean, and still tightly bound. A Socialist history of the British working class movement, up to 1919.. Mass Market Paperback. Fair/No Jacket.

$9.98