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Middle East Illusions

by Chomsky, Noam

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2003
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First
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9780742526990
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First edition. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xx, 302, (ii). Notes. Index. Fine copy in dj.
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The Stranger

by Todd, Chuck

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Published
2014
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First edition
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9780316079570
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First edition. 8vo. Boards. Pp. viii, 520. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Notes. Index. Fine copy in dj.
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Making Peace With the Planet

by Commoner, Barry

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Published
1990
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780394565989
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. x, 294. Notes. Index.
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The Work of Nations, Preparing Oursevles for 21st-Century Capitalism.

by Reich, Robert B.

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Published
1991
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9780394583525
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/in price-clipped dj. First edition. 8vo. cloth-backed boards. Pp. xii, 336. A Note on Additional Sources. Index.
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A Very English Scandal

by Preston, John

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2016
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Reprinted
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9781590518144
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New York: Other Press, 2016. Reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xii, 340. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Index.
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Great Parliamentary Scandals, Four Centuries of Calumny, Smear and Innuendo

by Parris, Matthew

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Published
1995
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First edition
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9780860519577
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London: Robson Books, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Inscription and owner's signature on first free end-paper, else fine/price-clipped. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xxii. 346. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Assistant Editors: David Prosser and Andrew Pierce. With a Foreword by the Rt Hon. David Mellor QC MP. The author, Matthew Parris, was himself a member of Parliament and later, notably, wrote about… Read more
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An English Affair, Sex, Class and Power in the Age of Profumo

by Davenport-Hines, Richard

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2013
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First edition
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9780007435845
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London: Harper Press, 2013. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xvi, 400. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Notes. Index. The first eight chapters of this book introduce us--if we have forgotten--to the brilliant cast for the great scandal of the 1960s: Prime Minister (Harold Macmillan), War Minister (John Profumo), Lord (Bill Astor), Doctor (Stephen Ward), Good-time… Read more
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A Native's Return, Volume III, 20th Century Journey, A Memoir of a Life and the Times

by Shirer, William M.

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Published
1990
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First edition
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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Small remainder mark on bottom edge; else fine/dust-jacket has a one-inch tear at the top of the fold; else fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xxii, 484, (iv). Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Index.
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Deadline, A Memoir

by Reston, James

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Published
1991
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First edition
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9780394585581
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New York: Random House, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xviii, 526. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Appendix. Index.
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A Reporter's Life

by Cronkite, Walter

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1996
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Gift inscription on first free end-paper; else fine
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First edition
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9780394578798
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Gift inscription on first free end-paper; else fine/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. viii, 390. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates.
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Ernest Gellner, An Intellectual Biography

by [Gellner, Ernest]. John A. Hall

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2010
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First edition
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9781844676026
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London and New York: Verso, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xii, 400, (iv). Illustrated: 8 pp. of plates. Index. Gellner was a passionate advocate of reason against any form of relativism. His background was Jewish and Czech. Later he taught at the London School of Economics and Cambridge University. The author says this about… Read more
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House of War, The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power

by Carroll, James

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2006
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Reader's marks throughout, else very good
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First edition
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9780618187805
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New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Reader's marks throughout, else very good/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 658. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Notes. Bibliography. Index.
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The Fabians

by Mackenzie, Norman, and Mackenzie, Jeanne

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Published
1977
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First edition
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9780671223472
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. 446. Illustrated: (16) pp. plates. References. Index. The Fabians were a circle of intellectuals which included George Bernard Shaw, Sidney and Beatrice Webb, Bertrand Russell, and H. G. Wells. Their ideas had a great influence on the development of society in the early 20th… Read more
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Imperial America, Reflections on the United States of Amnesia

by Vidal, Gore

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2004
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First edition
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9781560255857
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New York: Nation Books, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. Black remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. (x), 182. Index.
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The Myths of Cabinet Government

by Crossman, R. H. S

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1972
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First edition
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9780674598355
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. xxx, 130. The Godkin lectures at Harvard University in 1970. Inscribed by the author for V. S. Pritchett.
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The Rebel Who Lost His Cause, The Tragedy of John Beckett, MP

by [Beckett, John]. Francis Beckett

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Published
1999
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First edition
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9781902809045
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London: London House, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. 224. Illustrated. Checklist. Index. John Beckett began his political career in 1925 as the youngest Labour MP, but just six years later he was expelled from Parliament. He then joined Sir Oswald Mosley's British Union of Fascists and ran their propaganda. After quarrelling with Mosley… Read more
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What Are We To Do?

by Strachey, John

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Published
1938
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First edition
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New York: Random House, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/slightly frayed and soiled. 8vo. Buckram. Pp. x, 340. Review copy with typed note (partially torn) from the publisher laid in. This is a history of the British and American labor movements.
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The End of Empire

by Strachey, John

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Published
1959
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Some underlinings and marginal notations in ink. Else very good copy
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First edition
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London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1959. First edition. Hardcover. Some underlinings and marginal notations in ink. Else very good copy/very good. 8vo. Boards. Pp. 352. Index. In the years after the War the issue of Imperialism was still alive in Britain. The author, whose forebears were much involved in the creation of the British Empire, discusses its development… Read more
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Fascism, A History

by Eatwell, Roger

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1996
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First American Edition
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9780713991475
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New York: Allen Lane The Penguin Press, 1996. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xxviii, 404. Maps. Notes. Index. A study of Fascism which includes particularly its intellectual roots in the 19th Century.
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Nab 1, Portrait of a Politician

by Nabarro, Sir Gerald

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Published
1969
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Very good copy
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First edition
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9780080071091
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$65.00

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Oxford: Robert Maxwell, Publisher, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Very good copy/very good. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. xvi, 344. Illus. Index. Inscribed by the author on first free end-paper. Includes the author's companion volume of autobiography: "Exploits of a Politician" (London: 1973).
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