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61 Watkine, Bonnie with Nina Rothchild IN THE COMPANY OF WOMEN Voices from the Women's Movement
St. Paul, MN Minnesota Historical Society 1996 0873513290 / 9780873513296 First Edition Softcover 
SIGNED. This is a softcover first edition publised in 1996 with 352 pages and a foreword by Glorian Steinem. The book has a simple inscription with no name signed by both authors on the half-title page. The book appears to be unread. There is a soft crease on the rear bottom corner. Otherwise, tight, bright, crisp, clean. No creases on the spine. No marks or other writing, no soil, no other wear. ; 8vo; 352 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 17.00 USD
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62 Weinberg, Steve TELLING THE UNTOLD STORY: HOW INVESTIGATIVE REPORTERS ARE CHANGING THE CRAFT OF BIOGRAPHY
Columbia, MO University Of Missouri Press 1992 0826208738 / 9780826208736 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
Fine book in fine dust jacket. Never read. Like new aside from light scratch on back of dust jacket. Weinberg is also the author of a biography of Armand Hammer. ; 8vo; 246 pages  
Price: 25.00 USD
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63 Welles, Orson (Foreword) THE SLEEPY LAGOON CASE
Los Angeles, CA Sleepy Lagoon Defense Committee 1943 Second Edition Softcover 
This is an original of the second (September 1943) printing of this book-pamphlet prepared by the Sleepy Lagoon Defense Committee. The covers are stiff paper. The pages are the same tone of paper - beige - evenly distrubuted, but starting to darken slightly from acid in the paper - war time quality. The contents include the title page, copyright information, the Foreword by Welles with a facsimile signature, a collage of newpaper headlines, an Introduction by Marion Bachrach, Council for Pan American Democracy. 17 pages of the event and two pages of summary of facts, a biographical paragraph on each of the youth involved (three pages) , a How-To-Help page, and a plea to win the 'Home Front' war against minority groups. The inside of the back cover contains a partial list of sponsors. Stapled binding. No marks or writing, no wear, except the change in the tone of the paper. Approximately 6 3/4" tall x 5" wide. In August of 1942 a young boy was found dead in the midst of some turf wars. In January of 1943 seventeen youths of American and Mexican birth were convicted of murdering and accused of conspiring to murder or assaulting. Lawyers found that there was good reason to believe they were innocent and found no evidence that they were even present at the death or that they conspired. This booklet gives the story and highlights the diplomatic and media background and the blatant race accusations. Between the indictment and the start of trial a man working for the Foreign Relations Department of the Office of Sheriff of Los Angleles delivered racist reasons that the youths could be guilty. Welles and other Hollywood celebrities involved themselves in the Defense Commitee. The story of the trial was made into a stage play and film (1981) by Luis Valdez (Zoot Suit) . This booklet is original legal defence ephemera. ; 8vo; 30 pages 
Price: 128.00 USD
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64 Wilentz, Sean CHANTS DEMOCRATIC New York City & the Rise of the American Working Class 1788 - 1850
New York, NY Oxford University Press 1984 0195040120 / 9780195040128 First Edition Softcover Near Fine  
This is a soft cover book without a dust jacket. The book is tight, bright, and very clean and appears to be unread. There are no spine creases. The cover and all pages are crisp. There is a hint of a pencil price erasure on the front end paper. ; 8vo; 446 pages  
Price: 18.00 USD
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65 Williams, Cecil NO HIDING PLACE Empowerment and Recovery for Our Troubled Communities
San Francisco, CA Harper San Francisco 1992 0062509675 / 9780062509673 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket  
SIGNED This is a signed First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book and jacket are in fine condition and appears to be unread. Crisp and bright. The author signed the book on the end paper. ; 8vo; 228 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 17.00 USD
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66 Wolff, Otto OUVRARD Speculator of Genius
New York, NY David McKay Company 1963 0931513014 / 9780931513015 Hardcover 
This is a First American Edition of a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, clean covers, clean interior and no marks or writing. There is some yellowing to the edges of the book. The dust jacket is unclipped and has edge wear and multi-tear on the back panel of the jacket which has been mended with tape that is yellowing. There is some smudging to the white back panel. The jacket looks considerably better and is now protected from further wear to the jacket in a see-through, removable mylar cover. Ouvrard was the genius of financial affairs during the Revolution and the reign of Louis XVIII. One of his successes was the settlement of the Waterloo war debts. ; Three volumes. All As New in unclipped As New dust jackets. Appears to be unread. Tight and bright. Classic work in documenting words, thoughts, techniques of Erickson. ; 8vo  
Price: 22.00 USD
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67 Woloch, Isser JACOBIN LEGACY The Democratic Movement under the Directory
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 1970 0691061831 / 9780691061832 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket  
This is a First Editon hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book appears to be undread and is in fine condition - no flaws. The dust jackets is bright and crisp with two short closed tears at the bottom front and back panels. Corner clipped on the jacket. Faint smudge on the rear panel. ; 8vo; 455 pages  
Price: 28.00 USD
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68 Wylie, Philip THE MAGIC ANIMAL
New York, NY Doubleday & Company 1968 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a first edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is tight and the contents are crisp and clean. The cover has some wear and soil (spotting) on the front cover , however, the dust jacket is crisp and clean with some edge and corner wear and the spots are not obvious. There are no marks or writing. The jacket is unclipped. ; 8vo; 358 pages  
Price: 39.00 USD
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