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THE SIGNS READER: WOMEN, GENDER & SCHOLARSHIP, Abel, Elizabeth and Emily K.
1 Abel, Elizabeth and Emily K. THE SIGNS READER: WOMEN, GENDER & SCHOLARSHIP
Chicago IL University of Chicago Press 1983 0226000753 / 9780226000756 Third Printing Paperback VG, wear to covers, some pencil underlining throughout trade paperback 
Some lovely essays here, including Adrienne Rich's `Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence,' Elaine Pagels' What Became of God the Mother,' and Catharine A. MacKinnon's `Feminism, Marxism. Method, and the State.' 
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2 Auchincloss, Louis THE MAN BEHIND THE BOOK
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1996 0395827485 / 9780395827482 First Edition Hardcover NF/F, remainder mark (red star) on bottom edge 12mo 

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3 Auden, W.H. SECONDARY WORLDS
New York Random House 1968 First American Edition Hardcover VG+/VG, crude 1 1/2 in high red `H' written on fep, dust jacket slightly soiled and beginning to show edgewear octavo 

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4 Bellow, Saul IT ALL ADDS UP: FROM THE DIM PAST TO THE UNCERTAIN FUTURE
New York Viking Penguin 1994 0670853313 / 9780670853311 First Edition Hardcover Fine in dustjacket octavo 

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THE SIBLING SOCIETY, Bly, Robert
5 Bly, Robert THE SIBLING SOCIETY
Reading MA Addison-Wesley 1996 0-201-40646-2 / 9780201406467 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in dust jacket, slightest edgewear; bottom of spine bumped; modern deckled edges 1.2 x 7.0 x 10.0 inches 
A tour de force by one of America’s pre-eminent poets and philosophers 
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6 Bonachea, Rolando E., Comp. CUBA IN REVOLUTION
Garden City NY Anchor / Doubleday [1972] 0-385-09124-9 / 9780385091244 First Edition Paperback About Very Good in wrappers; some spotting and creasing on wraps; previous owner’s name on half title page mass market paperback 
A collection of essays on the Cuban revolution including contributions by Richard Fagen of Stanford, Luis Aguilar of Georgetown and the poet Herberto Padilla 
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7 Booth, Wayne THE VOCATION OF A TEACHER: RHETORICAL OCCASIONS, 1967-1988
Chicago University Of Chicago Press 1988 0-226-06581-2 / 9780226065816 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in dust jacket; slight edgewear 9.3 x 6.2 x 1.0 inches 
A collection of essays and speeches by a noted professor of English 
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8 Bright, Susie SEXWISE
Pittsburgh PA Cleis Press 1995 1573440027 / 9781573440028 First Edition Paperback NF 12mo 
America's favorite x-rated intellectual does Dan Quayle, Catherine MacKinnon, Stephen King, Camille Paglia, Nicholson Baker, Madonna, the Black Panthers and the GOP 
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SUSIE BRIGHT'S SEXUAL STATE OF THE UNION, Bright, Susie
9 Bright, Susie SUSIE BRIGHT'S SEXUAL STATE OF THE UNION
New York Simon & Schuster 1997 0684800233 / 9780684800233 First Edition Hardcover F/NF, some rubbing to dust jacket octavo 

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10 Browning, Frank A QUEER GEOGRAPHY: JOURNEYS TOWARD A SEXUAL SELF
New York Crown 1996 0517598574 / 9780517598573 First Edition Hardcover Fine in dustjacket octavo 

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MONTHY REVIEW: AN INDEPENDENT SOCIALIST MAGAZINE --- CULTURES OF THE U.S. LEFT (jULY-AUGUST 2002; VOLUME 54, NO.3), Buhle, Paul M.; editor
11 Buhle, Paul M.; editor MONTHY REVIEW: AN INDEPENDENT SOCIALIST MAGAZINE --- CULTURES OF THE U.S. LEFT (jULY-AUGUST 2002; VOLUME 54, NO.3)
New York Monthly Review Foundation 2002 Paperback Near Fine in wrappers 9 x 6 x .25 inhes 
Includes 8 pages in color of Mike Alewitz Agitprop murals. 
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THE NATURE OF THE JUDICIAL PROCESS (THE STORRS LECTURES SERIES), Cardozo, Benjamin N.
12 Cardozo, Benjamin N. THE NATURE OF THE JUDICIAL PROCESS (THE STORRS LECTURES SERIES)
New Haven CT Yale University Press 1971 0300000332 / 9780300000337 31st Printing Paperback Very Good in wrappers;mild wear, slight staining on rear wrap; remains of a small sticker on front wrap, half-price stamp on half-title page 5.1 x 0.4 x 7.9 inches 
An examination of a judge's role by the legendary jurist 
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THE PORTABLE SIXTIES READER, Charters, Ann; editor
13 Charters, Ann; editor THE PORTABLE SIXTIES READER
New York Penguin Books [2003] 0142001945 / 9780142001943 Fourth Printing Paperback About Very Good in wrappers; red stain and wrinkles at bottom of first 20 pages 5 x 1.1 x 7.7 inches 
Nice collection of 92 writers on various 60s subjects including civil rights, drugs, free speech, anti-war, the sexual revolution and more; inludes a selected bibliography 
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HISTORY AND UTOPIA, Cioran, E.M.
14 Cioran, E.M. HISTORY AND UTOPIA
London Quartet Books [1987] 0704301415 / 9780704301412 Originally published in French as /Histoire et Utopie/ Paperback Near Fine in wrappers 7.6 x 4.9 x 0.4 inches 
Essays by the great Romanian-born philosopher 
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15 Conrad, Barnaby, ed. THE WORLD OF HERB CAEN: SAN FRANCISCO 1938-1997
San Francisco Chronicle Books (1997) 0811818594 / 9780811818599 Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in dust jacket, edgewear and remainder mark on bottom edge quarto 
Columns, pix and more including much by his long-time assistant Carole Vernier 
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16 Cosby, Bill TIME FLIES
New York Dolphin/Doubleday 1987 0385240406 / 9780385240406 First Edition Hardcover NF/NF small 8vo 

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ECOLOGY OF FEAR: LOS ANGELES AND THE IMAGINATION OF DISASTER, Davis, Mike
17 Davis, Mike ECOLOGY OF FEAR: LOS ANGELES AND THE IMAGINATION OF DISASTER
New York Metropolitan Books 1998 0-8050-5106-6 / 9780805051063 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in dust jacket; smudge to edge of text block 9.2 x 6.1 x 1.7 inches 
Davis continues his examination of Los Angeles and environs with this follow up to City of Quartz; 
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18 Dinnage, Rosemary THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR: REFLECTIONS ON DEATH
London Viking Penguin 1990 0670827630 / 9780670827633 First Edition Hardcover Fine in dustjacket octavo 

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19 Dunlap, John R. (Editor) ESSENTIAL BIERCE: A SELECTION OF THE WRITINGS OF AMBROSE BIERCE (ESSENTIAL)
Santa Clara and Berkeley CA Santa Clara University / Heyday Books 2007 1-59714-054-6 / 9781597140546 First Edition, First Printing Paperback Near Fine in wrappers; slight shelfwear 8.4 x 5.5 x 0.6 inches 
A collection of Bierce's pithy prose 
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SPIRIT OF PLACE: LETTERS AND ESSAYS ON TRAVEL, Durrell, Lawrence
20 Durrell, Lawrence SPIRIT OF PLACE: LETTERS AND ESSAYS ON TRAVEL
New York Marlowe & Company [1969] 1569247226 / 978-1-56924-722-8 Paperback Very Good in wrappers; red star and bar and bottom edge; bottom corner turned up 8 x 5.4 x 1.2 inches 
Fantastic travel book! Durrell writes with insight and wit and warmth; I Ioved reading him on places I've been and have he awakes my wanderlust to see the rest 
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