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Image for THE GENEVA PRELIMINARY MEETING of the UNIVERSAL RELIGIOUS PEACE CONFERENCE

THE GENEVA PRELIMINARY MEETING of the UNIVERSAL RELIGIOUS PEACE CONFERENCE

By: Anonymous

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, WCIPTR: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36985

Condition: Very Good+


36 pages; September 1928. Publication No. 6. Near Fine in original blue wrappers. Frontispiece photograph. OCLC: 14957599; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE MASTER RACE MENTALITY - "We or They"

By: Anspacher, Louis Kaufman

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Island Workshop Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38741

Condition: Very Good


29 pages; Clean and tight in original mustard wrappers. During the last years of World War II, Louis K. Anspacher, an American playwright and poet, published this anti-German polemic. His radical arguement is that Pan-German nationalism is pervasive in Germans as a whole, and that it must be wiped out entirely. OCLC 1930282 View more info

Image for BENNETT DIVORCE CASE  Being a plain account of all the important facts brought out on the trial, and those connected with it; with disclosures on the case

BENNETT DIVORCE CASE Being a plain account of all the important facts brought out on the trial, and those connected with it; with disclosures on the case

By: Bennett, George

Price: $37.95

Publisher: New Haven, George Bennett: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41723

Condition: Very Good-


Original owner's name in pencil on rear endpaper, otherwise clean and tight in original red cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and decorative blindstamping. Binding rubbed and worn; gilt dulled; small ink spot at spine. Illustrated with a frontispiece depicting the Bennett's house in New Haven, Illustrated titlepage, portraits of Dr. George Bennett and of his late wife Mary, an illustration of two men at Little Lillian's grave, five woodcut illustrations with quotes from the Book of Proverbs. Title as printed on the spine: Dr. Bennett's Married Life: caution to Husbands and Wives. OC... View more info

Image for THE RIGHT JOB -  How to Choose, Prepare for, and Succeed in It  A Treatise for Parents, Guardians, Teachers and Vocational Counselors

THE RIGHT JOB - How to Choose, Prepare for, and Succeed in It A Treatise for Parents, Guardians, Teachers and Vocational Counselors

By: Blackford, Katherine M. H. ; Arthur Newcomb

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, The Review of Reviews: 1924

Seller ID: 41290

Condition: Very Good


Complete in two volumes. Clean and tight in original green cloth bindings; light foxing to endpapers and title labels at spines. OCLC: 1811303 A very broad examination of the suitability of particular types of jobs for particular types of people. Chapter headings include: Character Analysis; How to Analyze Your Child; Is the Right Job Manual or Mental?; Is the Right Job Indoor or Outdoor?; Aggressive and Non-Aggressive Types; Social and Non-Social Types; Generalists and Specialists; Quality and Beauty versus Quantity and Strength; Practical and Theoretical Types; Ambitious and Unambitious; C... View more info

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Socialization of the Law

By: Boyd, James Harrington

Price: $5.95

Publisher: American Journal of Sociology: 1917

Seller ID: 41719

Condition: Very Good-


16 pages; This article was extracted from the May 1917 issue of the American Journal of Sociology (disbound). ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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THE CENTRAL NERVOUS MECHANISM FOR EMOTIONAL RESPONSES

By: Brown, Clarence W

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Journal of Comparative Psychology: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37081

Condition: Very Good


20 , [365-385] pages; Twenty page offprint from the Journal of Comparative Psychology, Vol XIV, No. #, December 1932 . Stamped "Compliments of the author" with previous owner's name - Herbert S. Conrad, former director of the Institute for Child Welfare at University of California. A couple marginal pencil notes.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Social Science and the Future of Democracy Report of a Colloquium held at the Harvard Club of New York City on March 23, 1939

By: Burlingame, Roger

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Harvard Alumni Bulletin: 1939

Seller ID: 38769

Condition: Very Good-


Contents clean and tight in original printed wrappers, which are edgeworn and dust soiled. Burlingame's report is well written and entertaining. He skillfully summarizes the contributions of each of the participants in the colloquium and knits them together with the intercourse that endued. Participants included Dean Landis, Professor Brinton, Professor Friedrich, Professor Slichter, Dean Williams, etc. The author William Roger Burlingame (1889-1967) graduated from Harvard University in 1913. After serving with the American Expeditionary Force in France during World War I, he returned to A... View more info

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NOTES ON THE UNITED STATES OF NORTH AMERICA during a Phrenological Visit in 1838-40, [Volume 2 only]

By: Combe, George

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Carey and Hart: 1841

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 39699

Condition: Very Good+


405 pages; Volume 2 only of the two volume set. Clean and tight in original forest green cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine. Cloth has a small rubbed spot at rear bottom of spine. George Combe (1788 – 1858) was the primary spokesman for the phrenological movement for more than twenty years. He founded the Edinburgh Phrenological Society in 1820, and was the influential author of The Constitution of Man (1828). Combe was trained in Scots law and had an Edinburgh solicitor's practice. In his later years, he devoted his time to international travel promoting phrenology. This book rel... View more info

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ON THE CALCULATION OF THE CORRELATION between a Single Element of a Composite and the Remainder of the Composite

By: Conrad, Herbert S

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Journal of Educational Psychology: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36939

Condition: Very Good


5 pages; Clean and secure in original self wrappers.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDIES OF MOTION PICTURES

By: Conrad, Herbert S. ; and Harold Ellis Jones

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California: 1929

Seller ID: 36940

Condition: Near Fine


University of California Publications in Psychology Vol. 3., Nos. 7 & 8; 40 pages; III. Fidelity of Report as a Measure of Adult Intelligence and IV. The Technique of Mental Test Surveys among Adults . Clean and secure in original self wrappers.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for FAMILIES AND THEIR LIFE INSURANCE  A Study of 2132 Massachusetts Families and their Life Insurance Policies

FAMILIES AND THEIR LIFE INSURANCE A Study of 2132 Massachusetts Families and their Life Insurance Policies

By: Davenport, Donald H. ; Gerhard Alden Gesell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39582

Condition: Very Good


Investigation of Concentration of Economic Power; 168 pages; Clean and tight in original orange printed wrappers, mildly faded at spine. A fascinating study which revealed that some lower income families were spending as much as 25% of their income on insurance premiums. A Study based on Data obtained in a Field Survey of Life Insurance Policyholders conducted in Greater Boston in 1939 as a Work Projects Administration Project Sponsored by the Securities and Exchange Commission and Made for the TNEC, Seventy-Sixth Congress, Third Session, Pursuant to Public Resolution No. 113 (Seventy-fifth... View more info

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DER HYPNOTISMUS UND DIE SUGGESTIVE PSYCHOTHERAPIE

By: Forel, August

Price: $19.96

Publisher: Stuttgart, Verlag Von Ferdinand Enke: 1902

Seller ID: 40528

ISBN: 3864711568

Condition: Very Good-


Vierte Umgearbeitete Auflage. Concerned largely with the forensic aspects of hypnotism, Forel emphasizes the role of suggestion in inducing hypnotism and its implications for personal responsibility on the part of the hypnotized subject. The book enjoyed great popularity and was often revised and augmented. Half leather over brown cloth boards, worn at hinges & corners. Underlining at various points of text.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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Massenpsychologie und Ich-Analyse Zweite Auflage (6.--10. Tausend)

By: Freud, Sigmund

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Leipzig/Wien/Zürich, Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag: 1923

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 39588

Condition: Very Good-


2 p.l 119 & [1] pages; Contemporary, but not the publisher's, boards -- black cloth spine over pebble-grained paper covered boards, white ink ms. title on spine. Second edition (1923) of this major work by Freud, published two years after the original (5000 copy) edition, in which the creator of psychoanalysis sought an understanding of society through analysis of the individual. Grinstein 147. View more info

Image for Nordeste   Aspectos da Influencia da Cana sobre a Vida e a Paisagem do Nordeste do Brasil

Nordeste Aspectos da Influencia da Cana sobre a Vida e a Paisagem do Nordeste do Brasil

By: Freyre, Gilberto

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Rio de Janeiro, Livraria Jose Olympio: 1951

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 40165

Condition: Very Good-


297 pages; 2a edicao, revista e aumentada. Illustracoes de Lula Cardoso Ayres e M. Bandeira. Special limited edition, signed by the author -- copy #24 of 200. Publisher's printed wrappers, fold-over flaps in the French style. Front cover lettered in black and blue-green, spine lettered in black. A clean tight copy, but the spine is toned, and has a short closed tear at the bottom end, and a pull (which has caused a chip missing) at the top. The slipcase is somewhat rubbed and worn at the joints, but is intact and has protected the fragile wrappers nicely. A significant book on his nativ... View more info

Image for I. Adolph Gottlieb. II. Dez Escultores / Ten Sculptors VII Biennial of the Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil

I. Adolph Gottlieb. II. Dez Escultores / Ten Sculptors VII Biennial of the Museum of Modern Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil

By: Friedman, Martin

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Minneapolis, Walker Art Center: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39885

Condition: Very Good+


44 pages; Clean and tight in original Printed colour wrappers. Illustrations in colour and b&w. Important exhibition of Abstract Expressionist works. Artists included: Adolph Gottlieb, P. Agostini, Chryssa, L. Kipp, J. Schmidt, L. Decker, G. Sugarman, R. Mallary, G. Segal, J. Wines and Daniel Weinrib. Text in English and Portuguese. View more info

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MAKING DEMOCRACY AND THE WORLD MUTUALLY SAFE

By: Glasgow, Arthur Graham

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Norfolk, VA, Printed for the Author: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38753

Condition: Very Good


44 pages; Contents clean and tight in original cream printed wrappers. "Why must democracy forever fear aggression, or Facism or Communism or Any-ism, when it might readily become presently impregnable and, therefore, ultimately universal -- if we so choose?" Arthur Graham Glasgow (1865-1955) was the brother the author Ellen Glasgow of Richmond, Virginia. He was a respected engineer and one of the founders of Humphreys and Glasgow, Ltd. an engineering and construction firm located in London. Recently, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts received about $100 million from the trusts esta... View more info

NEGRITUDE, SOCIALISM AND THE LAW

By: Hazard, John N

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Columbia Law Review: 1965

Seller ID: 39697

Condition: Very Good


Reprint from the Columbia Law Review, Vol. 65; 31 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. OCLC: 10694596 Legal systems in French-speaking African nations. View more info

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PERSONAL APPEARANCE AS RELATED TO SCHOLASTIC RECORDS AND MARRIAGE SELECTION IN COLLEGE WOMEN

By: Holmes, S. J. ; and C. E. Hatch

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Human Biology: 1938

Seller ID: 36948

Condition: Good+


12 pages; Offprint from HUMAN BIOLOGY, February, 1938, Volume 10, No. 1. Self-wappers toned, otherwise very good ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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Rapport de l'Administration Centrale au Conseil d'Administration pour l'annee 1912. Presente a L'Assemblee Generale du 29 juin 1913 - I. Republique Argentine

By: Jewish Colonization Association

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Paris, Veneziani: 1913

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 37095

Condition: Very Good-


56, plates pages; Removed Document. 56 pages of text followed by six single-page tables and six double-page graphic charts. This is the first section of the report; it covers the Jewish Colonies in Argentina. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

HATELAND A Long, Hard Look At America's Extremist Heart

By: Johnson, Daryl

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Prometheus Books: 2019

Seller ID: 42174

Condition: Near Fine


288 pages; Clean and tight in pictorial wrappers. Review copy. “Hateland examines and dissects various forms of extremism, explaining how the internet, social media, partisan politics, history, and cultural and religious differences are triggers behind violent and deadly hate crimes bombarding our society. There’s no doubt Johnson knows his stuff.” —Bill Morlin, investigative reporter for the Spokesman-Review and the Hatewatch. Daryl Johnson is one of the foremost experts on domestic extremist groups in the United States. Beginning his career as a civilian in the US Army, Johnson has... View more info