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The Punishment of Children, Adler, Felix
1 Adler, Felix The Punishment of Children
Stapled booklet with beige paper covers. Staples are rusting, front cover has light staining and a few tiny wormholes. Pages are excellent. . Author was a Jewish intellectual, popular lecturer of his time, religious leader and social reformer. This booklet lays out a set of rules for when and how children should be punished, and how to correct their faults. Undated, but around 1915. 38pp. . American Home Series Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 40 pages. S6 NY. NY The Abingdon Press 1915 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 27355 
Price: 40.00 USD
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La Toponimia Indigena En La Historia y La Cultura De Tlaxcala, Anaya Monroy, Fernando
2 Anaya Monroy, Fernando La Toponimia Indigena En La Historia y La Cultura De Tlaxcala
Card wrappers are slightly soiled, creased where the wrappers extend beyond the text block. Contents are excellent; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Includes fold-out map of the indiginous regions of Tlaxcala. Text is in Spanish. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 187 pages. I5 Mexico. Mexico Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico (UNAM) 1965 1st Edition Paperback Very Good 29969 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Anthropological Linguistics 21, No. 2 (February 1979), Anthropology Department, Indiana Univ.
3 Anthropology Department, Indiana Univ. Anthropological Linguistics 21, No. 2 (February 1979)
Large stapled pamphlet, paper covers a bit faded at extremities and soiled. . Four articles: Address and Decision-Making in Modern Swedish, by Stephen A. Mitchell; A Philippine Language Tree, by Charles Watson; Convergence in Lingala and Zairian, by Charles Gilman; and A Note on the French Moderator Bien, by Patrick C. Douaud. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 51 pages. J0 Bloomington. Bloomington Anthropology Department, Indiana Univ. 1979 Pamphlet Very Good with no dust jacket 22614 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Party Lines, Pumps and Privies, Arnold, Eleanor
4 Arnold, Eleanor Party Lines, Pumps and Privies
No defects. Book is As New, unread. Bound in light blue-gray cloth with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine, printed on coated paper. No dust jacket. . This is NOT the later edition published by Indiana University Press. No publication date in the book, but the Library of Congress states that the publication date is 1984. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . Memories of Hoosier Homemakers Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 176 pages. J4 Indiana Extension Homemakers Association 1984 1st Edition Hardcover Fine 30113 
Price: 90.00 USD
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Caste and the Economic Frontier;  A Village in Highland Orissa, Bailey, F. G.
5 Bailey, F. G. Caste and the Economic Frontier; A Village in Highland Orissa
Dust jacket has edge-creasing, one-inch closed tear and several tiny tears. Spine is sunned. Jacket is now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has two mildly bumped corners, small and innocuous name stamp and hand-written address of former owner on first endpaper. Contents are excellent, with very tight binding, clean and crisp pages. Book appears unread. . Classic sociological-economic study of a small Hindu village in the Orissa Hills of India. Includes 8 pages of plates as well as tables, charts, and maps. An excellent copy. This is the first Indian edition. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 292 pages. G3 Oxford University Press, Indian Branch 1958 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 29664 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Hoosier Caravan : a Treasury of Indiana Life & Lore, Banta, R. E. (editor)
6 Banta, R. E. (editor) Hoosier Caravan : a Treasury of Indiana Life & Lore
No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . This is a wonderful collection of 92 essays, fiction, poetry, history, and other pieces, all concerning the history and culture of the great state of Indiana. Each piece is written by an Indiana author, such as Booth Tarkington, Theodore Dreiser, James Whitcomb Riley, GeneStratton Porter, Ernie Pyle, Jessamyn West, Emily Kimbrough, Hoagy Carmichael, Kurt Vonnegut, and many others. This is the New and Enlarged edition. A handsome copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 620 pages. A6 Bloomington, In, U. S. A.. Bloomington, In, U. S. A. Indiana University Press 1975 New and Enlarged Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 15079 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Special Warfare Area Handbook for Cuba 1961, Barnett, Clifford Et Al
7 Barnett, Clifford Et Al Special Warfare Area Handbook for Cuba 1961
Card covers are a little sunned and soiled, wrinkled spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . This is copy 412 of 500 copies. Published in June, 1961, two months after the failed American Bay of Pigs invasion and two years after Fidel Castro took power in Cuba. History and culture of Cuba and the Cuban people. Includes bibliographies, charts, tables and maps, two of which are fold-out. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 657 pages. D4 Washington DC. Washington DC Special Operations Research Office (SORO) , American University 1961 Paperback Very Good 30345 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Ethnic Studies and Multiculturalism, Belle, Thomas J. La; Ward, Christopher R.
8 Belle, Thomas J. La; Ward, Christopher R. Ethnic Studies and Multiculturalism
Faint corner crease to front cover, small corner crease to back cover. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Includes references, index. . S U N Y Series, Frontiers in Education Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 174 pages. E3 State University of New York Press 1996 1st Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 29323 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Religion, Education and the American Experience:   Reflections on Religion and the American Public Life, Blumhofer, Professor Edith L. , Et Al
9 Blumhofer, Professor Edith L. , Et Al Religion, Education and the American Experience: Reflections on Religion and the American Public Life
No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Ten essays treat aspects of the general topic. A beautiful copy. . Religion & American Culture Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 256 pages. J4 U. Alabama Press 2002 0817311467 / 9780817311469 1st Edition Hardcover New in New dust jacket 30106 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Bullock, Alan / Woodings, R. G. 20TH CENTURY CULTURE A Biographical Companion
Covers are a bit stressed and rubbed at edges. Spine is uncreased, pages are crisp, tight, and clean. . An excellent biographical work dealing with major Twentieth Century writers, artists, scientists, inventors, performers, religious figures and other major contributors to culture. Each bibliography is several hundred words in length and there are perhaps 2000 of them included. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 865 pages. On reference shelf Harper & Row 1983 0060152486 / 9780060152482 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 17611 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Political and Social Change in China Since 1978, Burton, Charles
11 Burton, Charles Political and Social Change in China Since 1978
No defects. Bound in navy cloth with bright gilt titles to front cover and spine. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . No defects; book is in beautiful condition. . Contributions in Political Science Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 225 pages. D2 NY. NY Greenwood Press 1990 0313268347 / 9780313268342 1st Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 29044 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Development of the Irish Town, Butlin, R. A.
12 Butlin, R. A. The Development of the Irish Town
Dust jacket is a little creased at top edge, spine slightly faded, half-inch tear at bottom edge, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has owner label to front pastedown, no other defects. . The origins of Irish urban development in the pre-Norman period, the character and development of the medieval towns ... to the early modern period [jacket blurb].. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 144 pages. L4 London. London Croom Helm 1977 1st UK Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 23970 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Civil Society and Fanaticism:   Conjoined Histories, Colas, Dominique; Jacobs, Amy
13 Colas, Dominique; Jacobs, Amy Civil Society and Fanaticism: Conjoined Histories
No defects in book or jacket. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Translated from the French by Amy Jacobs. . Mestizo Spaces / Espaces Metisses Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 512 pages. D6 Stanford University Press 1997 0804727341 / 9780804727341 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 29180 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Italian Art, 1250-1550  The Relation of Renaissance Art to Life and Society, Cole, Bruce
14 Cole, Bruce Italian Art, 1250-1550 The Relation of Renaissance Art to Life and Society
No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. A handsome copy. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 294 pages. U4 Harper & Row 1987 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 31263 
Price: 25.00 USD
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La Diversitat Cultural En El Dialeg Nord-Sud, Comissio Internaticional De Difusio De La Cultura Catalana
15 Comissio Internaticional De Difusio De La Cultura Catalana La Diversitat Cultural En El Dialeg Nord-Sud
No defects. Tan wrappers, pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Pages are very slightly yellowed. . Cultural Diversity in the North-South: Proceedings of the Second Meeting of the International Commission of Promotion of Catalan Culture. Text is in Spanish. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 228 pages. F4 Barcelona. Barcelona Comissio Internaticional De Difusio De La Cultura Catalana 1991 Softcover Near Fine 29533 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Occupied Areas Handbook: Useful Information Concerning Cultural Relations with the Occupied Countries, Including a Directory of Participating Organizations, Commission On The Occupied Areas
16 Commission On The Occupied Areas Occupied Areas Handbook: Useful Information Concerning Cultural Relations with the Occupied Countries, Including a Directory of Participating Organizations
This is a side-stapled 74-page booklet with original card covers. Faint "Complimentary" stamp to top edge of front cover, staples are rusting, no other defects. . A listing and description of organizations participating in the countries occupied as a result of World War Two, heavily updated and listing nearly twice as many organizations as the first edition. 74p. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 74 pages. T3 Washington DC. Washington DC American Council On Education 1950 2nd Edition Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 27689 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Subversive Involvement in the Origin, Leadership, and Activities of the New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam and its Predecessor Organizations, Committee On Internal Security, House Of Representatives
17 Committee On Internal Security, House Of Representatives Subversive Involvement in the Origin, Leadership, and Activities of the New Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam and its Predecessor Organizations
Minor sunning to front cover, no other defects. . This is a committee printing of a Staff Study. Extensive notes. Index is an 18-page listing of people and organizations mentioned in the study. Lots of familiar names. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 70+18 pages. B3 Washington DC. Washington DC U. S. Government Printing Office 1970 Pamphlet Fine with no dust jacket 31285 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Life and Works of Andy Warhol, Copplestone, Trewin
18 Copplestone, Trewin The Life and Works of Andy Warhol
No defects in book or jacket, the latter now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A square Octavo (about 8 1/4") . Printed on glossy paper, about 2/3 of the work consists of reproductions of the greatest works by Warhol, along with textual discussion. Gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 79 pages. G2 Bristol. Bristol Parragon 1995 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 15697 
Price: 16.50 USD
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The Gaucho:  Dances Costumes Craftsmanship, Crtes, J. C. Paixo
19 Crtes, J. C. Paixo The Gaucho: Dances Costumes Craftsmanship
Light soil to fore-edge of pages, covers are lightly rubbed. . No date of publication. This is a softcover book in wrappers, the latter printed on coated paper. This is all about the gaucho, his dances, costumes, and craftsmanship. Gauchos are popularly thought of as Brazilian cowboys, from Rio Grande do Sul, the southernmost state of Brazil. Published after 1974, as there is a reference to this date in the text; according to the Library of Congress, publication date is 1980.. Author is a folklorist, composer, broadcaster and Brazilian researcher. Glossary. Book is in English. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 313 pages. D5 Brasil. Brasil Cia. De Celulose Do Sul [1980] Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 24800 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Northern Ireland: Managing Difference, Darby, John
20 Darby, John Northern Ireland: Managing Difference
Corner bump, no other defects. This is an oversized stapled booklet printed on coated paper (11.8 inches x 8.2 inches). . The MRG reports are intended for academics, lawyers, journalists, development agencies, and governments. They provide the past history and contemporary situation of the group or area, current problems and issues, recommendations, notes, and bibliography. . Minority Rights Group International Report Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 38 pages. M7 London. London Minority Rights Group International 1995 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 25500 
Price: 11.50 USD
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