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[Angry Brigade] | Don’t Mark his Face: Hull Prison Riot (1976) | National Prisoners’ Movement (PROP) | minor wear to spine | £20.00

Charles Bettelheim | Class Struggles in the USSR. Two volumes: First Period: 1917-1923; Second Period: 1923-1930 | Harvester | – | Both volumes are rather worn, with lightly sunned, moderately creased spines and Dillons’ price stickers on their covers. The cover of vol. 1 is creased at the corners and edge. The outer edges of the page-blocks of both volumes are marked, and there is a small bump at the top of the spine of vol. 1. These are good, solid reading copies with unmarked text pages. | £60.00

William Cobbett; Asa Briggs [intr.] | Rural Rides – 2 volume set | Dent | 1966 – 1967 | Everyman’s Library set in jackets | £15.00

Chapman Cohen | Pamphlets for the People | Pioneer Press | n.d. | series of 18 pamphlets, bound together, former library ownership indicated by ink inscription on front endpaper, traces of tape on rear endpaper, light pencil marking in the margin of at least one page | £25.00

Antonio Gramsci | Selections from Cultural Writings | Lawrence & Wishart | 1985 | 0853155224 hardback in jacket, paper tanned with age, various reviews loosely inserted in book | £24.00

Yvonne Kapp | Eleanor Marx Volume II The Crowded Years 1884-1898 | Lawrence & Wishart | 1976 | 0853153701 first printing in unclipped jacket; spine of jacket is a little faded, top edge of pageblock foxed | £25.00

Jurgen Kuczynski | Hunger and Work | Lawrence & Wishart | 1938 | rather worn hardback with no jacket, foxed edge, no problem with text pages | £7.50

Peter Linebaugh | The Magna Carta Manifesto | California | 2008 | 9780520247260 first printing in dustjacket | £20.00

Herbert Marcuse | Eros and Civilization | Routledge & Kegan Paul | 1956 | First British edition, inscribed by Marcuse to an unknown recipient on the first page (With sincere regards / Herbert Marcuse / August 19, 1956). A photocopy of the Political Preface to the 2nd edition has been loosely inserted at the front of the book. The book itself is in excellent condition, but the unclipped jacket is worn, with loss to the top of the front cover, and closed tears to its lower edge. | £1,250.00

S. S. Prawer | Karl Marx and World Literature | Oxford | 1976 | 0198157452 In unclipped jacket. Top edge of pageblock foxed, lower edge a little dustmarked. | £25.00

M. Petrosyan | Humanism | Progress | 1972 | no jacket, a little wear to edges of cover, most evident at top of spine | £12.00


Stalinist Workers Group | Towards Victorious Afro-American National Liberation | Ray O. Light Publication | 1982 | Paperback. Good. ‘A Collection of Pamphlets, Leaflets and Essays Which Dealt in a Timely Way With the Concrete Ongoing Struggle for Black Liberation Over the Past Decade and More.’ Cover rather sunned, esp. on spine and lightly bumped at top of spine, v. light creasing at corners. Edges of page block have some foxing marks. Internally vg, no marking. Ready to post in UK | £50.00

Georg Weerth, Ingrid & Peter Kuczynski [eds] | A Young Revolutionary in Nineteenth Century England – Selected Writings of Georg Weerth | Seven Seas | 1971 | Spine faded, general wear to cover, paper tanned with age. | £50.00