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City Poet: the life and times of Frank O'Hara

by [O'Hara, Frank] Brad Gooch

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1993
ISBN
9780394571188
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$15.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993. Hardcover. xiv, 532p. + 12p. photos, notes, index, foxing to edges otherwise a very good first edition stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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What's Coming... [handbill]

by Gay Male S/M Activists

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Published
1983
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$15.00

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New York: Gay Male S/M Activists, 1983. Single 8.5x11 inch handbill in landscape format printed one side in four columns, date stamp upper-right corner of 10/26/83, horizontal fold crease otherwise very good. Lists events scheduled for November and December 1983 and January 1984.
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New York Party Mobilizer [two issues]

by Communist Party of New York

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Published
1991
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$12.00

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New York: Communist Party of New York, 1991. Two issues of the newsletter, 8.5x11 inch sheets stapled at upper left corner, 6 and 10 pages. Issues present are Sept. 28, 1987 and July 22, 1991. Updates on the local work of this important party branch.
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Grub Street: a magazine of poetry and fiction; #9: Special Bronx Section

by Ball, Alan, editor and publisher

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Published
1979
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$15.00

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Bronx, NY: Alan Ball, 1979. [48]p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.25 inches, illus., very good condition.
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Black Eye (insurrection) no. 9

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Published
1990
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New York: the zine, 1990. [40]p., staplebound zine, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus., very good condition. Anarchist zine with articles Poll Tax riots in the UK, bike messengers, Tianamen Square, a comic by Jay Kinney, and more.
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'Heights and 'Valley News. Vol. I no. 3 (April 1974)

by Columbia Tenants' Union

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Published
1974
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$12.00

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New York: CTU, 1974. 12p., tabloid format newspaper, horizontal fold, paper toned. Cover story is on the tenant activist Marie Runyon running for Assembly.
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New York: Committee to Reinstate the Presbyterian Hospital 33, 1971. 8.5x11 inch handbill, very good. Announces a rally, featuring Cesar Chavez as speaker, in support of 33 Black and Latino food service workers who had been fired from Presbyterian Hospital because of a dispute over a minor rule about the permitted color of undershirts. Notes that the event is… Read more
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$30.00
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The Hungry American

by Ruiz, Richard M.

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Published
1978
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$75.00

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Bend: Maverick Pub, 1978. Paperback. 79p., very good first edition trade paperback in black pictorial wraps. Self-published memoir of a Puerto Rican family in the US. No copies located in OCLC as of 4/2020.
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$75.00
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P.F.P. Newsletter [two issues]

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Published
1969
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$15.00

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Syracuse, NY: Peace and Freedom Party, 1969. Two issues of the mimeographed 8.5x11 inch newsletter, vol. 1 nos. 2 and 3; both toned and brittle, with edge chipping (not affecting the text except for page numbers). Activist communications from the period when there were branches of the Peace and Freedom Party outside of California.
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image of The All-Union Day of the Shock Worker [inscribed_signed with holograph letter signed]

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New York: Roof Books, 2001. Paperback. 109p.,warm personal inscription to poet Bernadette Mayer signed by the poet on the title page with a one-page holograph letter on lined notebook paper signed by the poet laid-in, very good first edition trade paperback original in pictorial wraps. Nuyorican anarchist a graphic/concrete poet. Mayer wrote a blurb on the rear cover.… Read more
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$45.00
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New York World's Fair Bulletin. Volume 1 no. 4, January 1937

by New York World's Fair Bond Sales Committee

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1938
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$20.00

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New York: New York World's Fair 1939, Inc, 1938. Pamphlet. 16p., nice alkaline paperstock, a stapled 12.5x9 inch brochure, b&w illustrations throughout with monochrome spot color. Worn: dust-soil, crimping and a light vertical crease of the entire item, staples are rusted (migration), much slighter signs of handling within, fair to good copy. A periodic up-date and come-on… Read more
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Subway to the World's Fair

by Kramer, Frederick A.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1991
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$25.00

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Westfield NJ: Bells & Whistles, 1991. Paperback. 32p., with covers also showing imagery on both sides, matte alkaline paperstock with profuse b&w period photography, line map and long captions amidst a running text. Softbound, an 11x8.5 inch booklet in decorated wraps; expect some edgewear and crimp-lines next the spinefold but quite sound, and within entirely clean and unmarked. FYI,… Read more
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image of The World's Fair House; american contemporary styling at its best, A home decorator's guide to modern materials and souvenir book of the FORMICA exhibit, New York World's Fair 1964-65 [titlepage] / aka / The World's Fair House. Book of home styling ideas: Raymond Loewy reveals color secrets; Six free plans for a beautiful kitchen; Easy-care glamor for restyling every room

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Cincinnati: Formica Corporation, 1964. Paperback. 98p., terminal leaf a "Business Reply" insert, presswork on coated alkaline paperstock with profuse color and b&w site photography, softbound in 11x8.5 inch colorphoto wraps. Garish is, I think, the word we're looking for; well, besides the eyestrain of garish plates (green office, red kitchen), there are mild signs of handling to exterior with… Read more
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Confessions of Danny Slocum; or gay life in the big city

by Whitmore, George

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1980
ISBN
9780312162221
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$20.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1980. Hardcover. 215p., first edition, very good in cloth-backed boards and a very good, unclipped dj Young 4089*. Playwright and Christopher Street contributor's first novel posing as a biography.
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image of Lackawanna, the Route of Phoebe Snow. Brief History of the Railroad with Photographs and Desvcription of its Motive Power

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no place: the railroad, 1950. Unpaginated, about 22p., consists of one page each for as many locomotives, with specs for buffs, printed in two colors: black with blue spot color. Softbound, a skinny oblong in 3.5x9 inch stapled wraps. Front cover bears a few small faint numerals at a corner-tip, the sole flaw of condition (as opposed to flaws… Read more
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image of The Paris and New York Diaries of Ned Rorem 1951-1961

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San Francisco: North Point Press, 1983. Paperback. vi, 399p., glossy photo-section, near-fine first edition thus trade paperback in white wraps with unclipped dj.
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image of Men at Work 1964-65 World's Fair Sketchbook [aka] Official Art Book of the World's Fair New York 1964-65

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Florence Italy: Leo S. Olschki - Publisher, 1964. Hardcover. Unpaginated, perhaps thirty folio leaves printed both sides in b&w, sepia and in color-tints, ranging from fullpage plates to 3 or 4 vignettes per page, hardbound in 11x13.5 inch oblong decorated boards. Square and tight, corner-tips and head & tail rims slightly blunted, covers have picked up mild dirt and… Read more
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image of A Yankee saint; John Humphrey Noyes and the Oneida Community

A Yankee saint; John Humphrey Noyes and the Oneida Community

by Parker, Robert Allerton

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Published
1935
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$12.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1935. 322p., frontispiece portait of Noyes, illus., corners bumped, endpapers unevenly tone, a few small stains on title page else good condition. No dj.*Egbert pp. 236, 445. "[D]etailed and sympathetic biography" *Egbert p. 125.
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image of Socialism. Vol. 1 no. 6 (March 1911)

Socialism. Vol. 1 no. 6 (March 1911)

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Published
1911
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$40.00

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New York: Socialist Party of the State of New York, 1911. 4p., 8.5x11 inches, closed edge tears, fold creases with some splitting, ex-library with withdrawal stamps. Cover story on Milwaukee's socialist administration. "Vote for Socialism and you vote yourself health and long life instead of disease and death. That's a pretty clear issue, isn't it?
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Red Balloon No. 13 (Winter 1977-1978)

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Published
1977
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Brooklyn: Red Balloon, 1977. 35p., staplebound wraps, 8.5x11 inches. Very good. Much on student activism at SUNY Stony Brook, including a piece about police spying on anti-war demonstrators.
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