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  • LOWENFELS, Walter
    TRANSLATIONS FROM SCORPIUS

    Edition: First Edition

    No place (Monmouth, Maine): Poetry-Dimension Press, 1966. Octavo/ [28] pp, stapled, in red card covers. Several text corrections in red ink (in the author's hand, most likely). Very light sunning to inner edge of covers, else a fine copy. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to a well-known Canadian poet, author, and editor "For_____whose galaxies will all turn into poems. Walter Lowenfels, 1968". Laid in a post card (from Ronald Gross?) indicating that the book is being sent at Lowenfels' request and that he loved a poem by the inscribee. A collection of poetry. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 14039
    View cart More details Price: USD $65.00 USD $58.50
  • PAUL, Leslie A. (Leslie Allen Paul, 1905- )
    TWO ONE ACT PLAYS

    Edition: First Edition

    London: C.W. Daniel, 1933. Octavo, original yellow paper covers. pp (64). Soft corner creases, else fine, no owner names. Contains "Augustus Intervenes - an uproariously funny play of children who stop a war. A kind of 'Emil and the Detectives' with a peace theme." And ""The Picnic Party - a satrical mime introducting picknickers, Pan and Puck". A scarce book by this Dublin-born journalist author. "Best known of his books is ANGRY YOUNG MAN, which gave the name to a generation of youth. Paul founded a youth organization at twenty, headed a delegation on co-operation to the Soviet Union in 1931. His official report on the Church of England, THE DEPLOYMENT AND PAYMENT OF THE CLERGY, generally known as…

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    London: C.W. Daniel, 1933. Octavo, original yellow paper covers. pp (64). Soft corner creases, else fine, no owner names. Contains "Augustus Intervenes - an uproariously funny play of children who stop a war. A kind of 'Emil and the Detectives' with a peace theme." And ""The Picnic Party - a satrical mime introducting picknickers, Pan and Puck". A scarce book by this Dublin-born journalist author. "Best known of his books is ANGRY YOUNG MAN, which gave the name to a generation of youth. Paul founded a youth organization at twenty, headed a delegation on co-operation to the Soviet Union in 1931. His official report on the Church of England, THE DEPLOYMENT AND PAYMENT OF THE CLERGY, generally known as the Paul Report, has made him famous as a sociologist." - Contemporary Authors. Anglo-Irish author born in Dublin.

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    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 30286
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  • RYERSON, Stanley B.
    UNEQUAL UNION: Confederation and the roots of conflict in the Canadas, 1815-1873

    Edition: First Edition

    Toronto: Progress Books, 1968. The paper issue. Octavo, pale grey card covers. pp 477. Light yellowing to page edges, reading creases to spine, else fine, no owner names or marks. Ryerson was the leading intellectual of the Communist Party of Canada. He maintained much of his indepence of thought, not rotely toeing the party line, particularly the Stalinist line. He left the Party in 1971.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 44056
    View cart More details Price: USD $25.00 USD $22.50
  • HALPER, Albert
    UNION SQUARE

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Viking, 1933. Beige cloth printed in red & black, red top page edges, illustrated endpapers. Slight yellowing to spine and to page edges, else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names, of this important proletarian novel, the author's first. Hanna 1552. Rideout author

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 46667
    View cart More details Price: USD $24.95 USD $22.46
  • Carsten, F.L.
    War Against War: British and German Radical Movements in the First World War

    Edition: First Edition

    London: Batsford Academic, 1982. Black boards. pp 285, [3]. Index. Ink owner name at front, else fine. Jacket has orange spine printing sunned to yellow, else fine.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 43894
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  • MACKENZIE, Garland (pseud. of ??]
    WAR TEACHES CANADA TO PLAN FOR PEACE

    Edition: First edition.

    Toronto: Canadian Forum, no date (1945). Octavo, pp 32, stapled, in self wrappers, cream stock printed in dark brown. VG uncreased and unworn copy, no owner names. "This is the first connected account of how Canada's wartime controls came about, how they operate, and how they could be applied advantageously, with modifications, to Canada's peace-time economy". Socialist. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43308
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  • Penner, Norman, editor and introduction
    Winnipeg 1919: The strikers' own history of the Winnipeg general strike.

    Toronto: James Lorimer, 1975. The paper issue. Second edition, enlarged (first was in 1973). pp (xxviii), 292. Photos, index. Ink owner name at front, text paper a bit yellowed as always, else a VG clean and tight copy.

    Condition: Binding: Trade Paperback

    Book ID: 44121
    View cart More details Price: USD $10.00 USD $9.00
  • PAGE, Myra (pseud. of Dorothy Page Gary)
    WITH SUN IN OUR BLOOD

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Citadel Press, 1950. Green boards. Light yellowing to page edges; rubber stamp of the Young Communist League, Toronto, on the front free endpaper; VG otherwise. Price-clipped jacket has small chips, creased tear, light soiling; good. A strike novel. In Rideout. Tennessee setting (Cumberland Mountains). Page was persecuted in the McCarthy era.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 41525
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  • WOMAN AND LABOUR by SCHREINER, Olive
    SCHREINER, Olive
    WOMAN AND LABOUR

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto: Henry Frowde, 1911. Octavo, dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. (283) pp. Small ink name to front free endpaper; spine very slightly darkened; cheap endpapers browned and offset onto adjacent leaves; else a fine bright copy of this scarce issue, made from sheets of the UK first edition. An important feminist/labour tract by this noted South African author.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 679
    View cart More details Price: USD $95.00 USD $85.50
  • Morton. Desmond
    Working People

    Toronto: Summerhill Press, 1990. Third edition, revised. Card covers; pp 377; illustrated, index. Ink owner name, else fine. "An illustrated history of the Canadian labour movement". "This book is the best introductory text on Canadian labour history to date..." - Bob Rae.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 48027
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  • RANDALL, Margaret
    'YOU CAN'T MAKE A REVOLUTION WITHOUT THEM !'

    Edition: First printing

    No place (Toronto): Women's Educational Press and Latin American Working Group, (1975?). Quarto, pp 28, stapled, in paper covers. Text in double columns. Light yellowing to covers, else fine. Selected writings published on the occasion of her Canadian speaking tour November, 1975. Contains the title essay plus "Wake Up Cholo and Fight !" and "Brass Legs, Iron Shoulders, Shoot Straight". A scarce book. No copies located on AMICUS. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location.

    Condition: Binding: Softcover

    Book ID: 43188
    View cart More details Price: USD $35.00 USD $31.50