Thephildickian.com - Specializing in Philip K Dick, Science Fiction, and Radical Movement.


thephildickian.com - American History Catalog


American History
(updated 6/27/05)



000709 Ackland, Len (ed) Credibility Gap Presumed First Edition Trade Paperback National Peace Literature Service 1972 Pennsylvania Very Good A digest of the Pentagon Papers. Foreword by Anthony Russo. This is a solid very good copy showing moderate but not severe stress in a firm binding. Internally, the first endpaper is clipped at the top right corner, with a previous owner name stamp at lower edge. Protected in an acid-free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000192 Acosta, Oscar Zeta aka Brown Buffalo The Revolt of the Cockroach People First Edition Hard Cover Straight Arrow Press 1973 San Francisco Very Good++ Very Good++ Zeta was a close friend of Hunter S Thompson, and the "As your attorney, I advise..." persona in F&L in LV. In life he was a Lawyer for the people. This is his second book, and written in the last part of his life. It takes place during the rise of the Chicano Movement in Los Angeles during the close of the Sixties. From the rear flap: "..an important book, both as a political document and a continuing personal saga. It provides a hitherto unavailable inside perspective on the Chicano movement, its grass-roots people and some of its leaders." Black & white Symbols and critters crawl throughout the pages of the book, lending a unique quality while reading. This is a beautiful copy in like dust jacket. The book is tight with only a hint of shelfwear, and light bumping at the spine ends. Internally, the pages are clean and free of inscriptions or writing. The dust jacket beautifully designed. The jacket shows light rubbing, with faint edge-creasing ONY at the tips where the flaps fold. The panels are lightly scuffed, as is common with this type of textured dj unless it gets covered with a brodart immediately, which it is now. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 7379837 First Edition Case $50.00 Request Search
000162 Ali, Tariq & Watkins, Susan 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1998 New York Near Fine Near Fine Marching in the streets. A radical wave swept the world. From Washington to London, Paris to Saigon, Berlin to Lahore, Chicago to Mexico City, people took to the streets demanding emancipation. In Vietnam, the guerrilla armies launched the Tet offensive, which shattered the Untied States' military confidence and changed the course of history. This is well done photographic & textual book that guides us through The single year where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated, Robert Kennedy was killed, riots broke out at the Democratic Convention in Chicago, the Peace Movement came into its glory, and other events that rocked the US to the core. Black & white photographs throughout the entire book. The book is clean and tight with just a hint of shelfwear. The only flaw is a small remainder mark to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, with previous store sticker on the rear panel, covered with a brodart. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0684853604 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
903212 Ambrose, Stephen E. Comrades First Paperback Trade Paperback Simon & Schuster Trade 1999 New York Near Fine Brothers, fathers, heroes, sons, pals. Black & white illustrations. A clean unread copy with no creasing and internally clean of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0743200748 Military, Box Z-6, Storage $6.00 Place Order
000129 Anslinger, Harry J. & Oursler, Will The Murderers Second Printing Hard Cover Farrar, Strauss & Cudahy 1962 New York Very Good Very Good Anslinger was the US Commissioner of Narcotics. The shocking story of the narcotics gangs. No story has revealed so fully the political machinations, the techniques of the modern crime syndicate, the world-wide tentacles of the Mafia millionaires. This is a solid very good reading copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and internally the pages are browned but NOT brittle. The dust jacket is edgeworn with creasing at the folds, but overall still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000392 Anson, Robert Sam Gone Crazy and Back Again First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1981 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good The Rise and Fall of the Rolling Stone Generation. The book is clean and tight with minimal shelfwear, and light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp with minor sunning to the spine and a short closed tear to the upper spine end. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0385131143 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $15.00 Place Order
000713 Barlett, Donald L. & Steele, James B. America What Went Wrong Third Printing Trade Paperback Andrews McMeel Publishing 1992 Kansas City, MO, U.S.A. Very Good The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists explain how the politicians of DC and the money men of Wall Street make sure to favor the privileged, powerful and influential, at the expense of everyone else. Many charts & graphs. This is a solid very good copy with light to moderate shelfwear and no spine creasing, in a tight binding. Internally clean and free of markings. Protected in an acid free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0836270010 Counterculture Case $10.00 Place Order
000160 Barr, Harriet Linton LSD Personality and Experience First Edition Hard Cover Interscience Publishers 1972 Very Good- Very Good- LSD: d-lysergic acid diethylamide. Co-authors: Robert J. Langs, Robert R. Hold, Leo Goldberger and George S. Klein. A volume in the Wiley Series on Personality Processes, edited by Irving B. Weiner. Charts & graphs. The book is tight with light shelfwear, previous owner bookplate to inner front board, and a faint stain to the first endpaper. The dust jacket is edge-worn & toned, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0471054038 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
000592 Beaty, John The Iron Curtain Over America Reprint Hard Cover Chestnut Mountain Books 1968 Virginia Very Good Very Good More Cold-War religious propaganda discussing the internal decay and the external disasters which threaten the life of our country, but diagnoses the growing cancer of which they are merely the symptoms. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and the only internal marking is a previous store price in ink. The dust jacket lightly edge-worn, with scuffing to the front panel, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Political, Box Z-15, Storage $12.50 Request Search
000221 Berendt, John Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Random House 1994 New York Very Good+ Very Good++ A Savannah Story. Made in to a movie starring John Cusak and others. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket lightly rubbed, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0679429220 Mystery, First Editions Case $15.00 Place Order
000229 Bierce, Ambrose The Enlarged Devil's Dictionary First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1967 New York Very Good Very Good Compiled and edited by Ernest J. Hopkins. Preface by John Myers Myers. With 851 newly discovered words and definitions added to the previous 1000 word collection. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. There is moderate rubbing to the edges (no fraying), bumping at the spine ends, and faint dusting to the top page edge. The binding is firm. The dust jacket is price-clipped, with rubbing to the edges. Still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $35.00 Place Order
000242 Biskind, Peter Easy Riders Raging Bulls Third Printing Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1998 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good+ How the sex-drugs-and-rock n roll generation saved Hollywood. Includes black & white photographs and a select filmography. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear (no fraying), and bumping at the spine ends. Faint dusting to the page edges. The dust jacket is rubbed with faint creasing at the spine ends, and a short closed tear to the upper edge of the rear panel. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0684809966 Music, Arts Case, Storage $15.00 Place Order
000745 Boren, Mark Edelman Student Resistance A History of the Unruly Subject First Printing Trade Paperback Routledge 2001 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Goes back nearly 500 years of student activism, but largely draws on Civil Rights protests in the US, 1968 student riots in Paris, and Tiananmen Square. This is a tight urnead copy with just a hing of shelfwear, NO creasing and minor scuffing to the rear panel. Internally clean and free of markings. Protected in an acid-free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0415926246 Counterculture, Box Z-11, Storage $17.50 Place Order
000145 Branch, Taylor Pillar Of Fire First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1998 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ America In the King Years, 1963-65. Volume 2 in the America In the King Years trilogy. Pulitzer Prize winning author. Black & white photgraphs. The book is clean and tight with barely visible shelfwear, and a short remainder score to the bottom page edges. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0684808196 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000594 Buckley, William F. Jr. & Bozell, L. Brent McCarthy and His Enemies First Edition Hard Cover Henry Regnery Company 1954 New York Very Good Very Good The record and its meaning. This book studies the beginning of McCarthyism in 1950. WFB's second book. Prologue by William Sohlamm. The book is clean and tight with moderate but not severe shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket lightly edgeworn with faint staining to the bottom spine end area, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Political, Box Z-15, Storage $15.00 Place Order
000154 Cagin, Seth & Dray, Philip Hollywood Films of the Seventies Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Harper & Row, Publishers 1984 New York Very Good+ Very Good Sex, Drugs, Violence, Rock 'n Roll and Politics. A cohesive analysis of Hollywood's most successful counterculture films of the 1970's. Black & white photographs throughout. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is heavily edge-worn with tearing & creasing, bot still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060911174 Counterculture Case $12.00 Place Order
000521 Castaneda, Carlos Journey to Ixtlan the Lessions of Don Juan Fifth Printing Trade Paperback Touchstone Books 1972 New York Good Third book in the Don Juan series. Nice cover art by Roger Hane. This is a solid good reading copy with a firm binding. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, First Editions Case $5.00 Place Order
000236 Caveney, Graham Gentleman Junkie The Life and Legacy of William S. Burroughs First Edition Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1998 Boston Very Good++ Fine A tribute to the life of the founding father of the American counterculture. This is filled with 150 color photos, with the layout similar to Be Here Now. Varying full-page illustrating, with text & photos set over top. This is a beautiful copy with the only flaw being a short remainder score to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of any wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0316137251 Counterculture, Arts Case, Storage $17.50 Request Search
000127 Cleaver, Eldridge Soul on Fire First Edition Hard Cover Word, Incorporated 1978 Dallas, TX, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good The tumultuous life of Eldridge Cleaver, told in his own eloquent words. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket has a number of edgetears, with creasing at the folds, but still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0849900468 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000651 Cleaver, Eldridge Soul on Ice Reprint Mass Market Paperback Dell Books 1974 New York Very Good Dell #8163. A Ramparts Book. Introduction by Maxwell Geismer. This book is largely autobiographical, and was written while he was still in prison. Among other thigns, he touches on James Baldwin, the Vietnam War, Civil Rights and American Culture. This is a solid very good copy showing moderate but not severe reading stress in the form of faint creasing and light shelfwear. Light toning to the inner panels, but the pages are still clean and supple. The binding is firm, and protected in an acid free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $5.00 Place Order
000431 Clecak, Peter Radical Paradoxes First Edition Hard Cover Harper & Row, Publishers 1973 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ Dilemmas of the American Left 1945-1970. Among other things, this author discusses C. Wright Mills, Paul Baran, Paul Sweeny and Herbert Marcuse. The book is tight with only a hint of shelfwear, and faint spotting to the top page edge. The dust jacket is rubbed with light yellowing to the top edge of the rear panel, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060108193 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $15.00 Place Order
000587 Collins, Ace Evel Knievel An American Hero First Edition Hard Cover Saint Martin's Press, LLC 1999 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine Near Fine The definitive biography of Robert Evel Knievel. This is a crisp unread copy, showing near no shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0312243901 Misc, Box Z-15, Storage $17.50 Place Order
000139 Collis, Maurice Foreign Mud First US Edition Hard Cover Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated 1947 New York Very Good Very Good Being an account of the Opium Imbroglio at Conton in the 1830's and the Anglo-Chinese War that followed. {aintings by Thomas Allom, Geo. Chinnery, W.J. Huggins, J. Prendergast illustrating unusual portraits and topographic views of Macao, Whampoa, Canton, Kowloon across to Ho ng Kong, etc. 5 maps and plans. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book shows moderate shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends (no fraying). The dust jacket is lightly chipped (mainly at spine ends), with edge-creasing. The rear panel shows spots of darkening, but overall the dj is still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $50.00 Place Order
000437 Conlin, Joseph The Troubles First Edition Hard Cover Franklin Watts 1982 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ A jaundiced glance back at the movement of the Sixties. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0531098567 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $12.50 Place Order
000066 Cooke, John Byrne Janis Joplin A Performance Diary 1966-1970 First Edition Hard Cover Acid Test Productions 1997 Petaluma, CA, U.S.A. Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Introduction by David Dalton. Filled with color and black & white photographs. The is a clean and tight copy with only light shelfwear. Pictorial covers with no dj as issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1888358114 Counterculture $16.50 Request Search
000159 DeBold, Richard C. & Leaf, Russell C. (eds) LSD Man & Society First US Edition Hard Cover Wesleyan University Press 1967 Connecticut Very Good Very Good+ The facts about LSD: its pharmacological characteristics and effects, its impact on the individual and on society, soberly stated and analyzed by nine authoritative scientists. Includes graphs & charts. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear (no fraying), bumping at the spine ends, and faint dusting to the top page edge. The dust jacket shows light shelfwear, with minor chipping to the spine ends & creasing to the spine. The dj is still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $50.00 Place Order
000643 Donner, Frank J. The Un Americans First Printing Vintage Paperback Ballantine Books 1961 New York Good Ballantine #X-510-K. The first fully documented account of hte notorious House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). For those curious, this is a frightening but absolute must read! This is a solid good reading copy showing moderate to severe reading stress. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $5.00 Place Order
000698 Du Bois, W. E. Burghardt The Souls Of Black Folk First Thus Mass Market Paperback Fawcett Publications, Inc. 1961 New York Very Good Fawcett #T423. Introduction by Saunders Redding. From the rear panel: The most thought-arresting challenge in the whole racce problem campaign. This is a solid very good copy with light to moderate stress and sunning to the spine, in a firm binding. Toning ot the inner panels, but otherwise the pages are clean and free of markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $8.00 Place Order
000239 Dylan, Bob Tarantula First Edition Hard Cover MacMillan Publishing Company 1971 New York Very Good+ Very Good This is Bob Dylan's first book. Written in 1966, but not published till 1971. The New York Times named Dylan the Poet Laureate of young America. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is edge-worn, with a split to the rear panel flap at the fold (no separation). Still an overall attractive dj covered in a brodart. Scarce condition of this first edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Music, Arts Case, Storage $75.00 Request Search
000136 Ehrenfeld, Rachel Narcoterrorism First Edition Hard Cover HarperCollins Publishers 1990 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ How Governments Around the World Have Used the Drug Trade to Finance & Further Terrorist Activities. A very scarce and probing book on the subject. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and faint dusting to the top page edges. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0465048005 Counterculture Case $50.00 Place Order
000163 Epstein, Jason The Great Conspiracy Trial First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1970 New York Very Good Very Good An essay on law, liberty and the Constitution. The Conspiracy Trial arose from the Events of August 26, 1968 at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. The defendants: Abbie Hoffman, Bobby Seale, Rennie Davis, Tom Hayden, Lee Weiner, John Froines, Dave Dellinger & Jerry Rubin. The Prosecution: The US Government. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and gift inscription on the first endpaper. The dust jacket lightly edgeworn, with creasing/short tears at the spine ends, and a chip to the lower edge of the rear panel. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 394419065 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000417 Feather, Leonard The Book of Jazz First Revised Edition Hard Cover Bonanza Books 1965 New York Very Good+ Very Good This is a revised up to date edition. Foreword by John Dizzy Gillespie. A guide to the entire field. Its nature and its instruments, its sources and sounds, its development, performers, composers and its future. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book shows only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is price-clipped with minor scuffing to the rear panel, but still free of chips rips & tears. The dj is attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Music, Box Z-13 $20.00 Place Order
000391 Feldman, Gene & Gartenberg, Max (eds) The Beat Generation and the Angry Young Men First Edition Hard Cover Citadel Press 1958 New York Very Good Good+ Selected writings by: Jack Kerouac, Colin Wilson, Kenneth Rexroth, Norman Mailer, Kingsley Amis, Clellon Holmes, Allen Ginsberg and many others. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with a hint of toning to the page edges, and tape residue to the top/bottom corners of the first endpaper. Previous owner bookplate affixed to the inner front board. The dust jacker is quite tattered with bad tape repairs, but still overall complete and the flaws actually lend to the feel of the book. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-12 $20.00 Place Order
000672 Feldman, Gene & Gartenberg, Max (eds) The Beat Generation and the Angry Young Men First Printing Vintage Paperback Dell Books 1959 New York Very Good Dell #F84. Selected writings by: Jack Kerouac, Colin Wilson, Kenneth Rexroth, Norman Mailer, Kingsley Amis, Clellon Holmes, Allen Ginsberg and many others. This is a solid very good copy with moderate but not severe reading stress. The binding is cracked at center, but no separations or loose pages. Pages are clean and supple. Protected in an acid-free bag. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Counterculture Case $6.60 Request Search
000233 Feuer, Lewis S. The Conflict of Generations First Edition Hard Cover Basic Books Inc., Publishers 1969 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ The character and significance of student movements. Feuer offers an indispensable key for understanding what brings about student rebellions and how best to cope with them. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. There is a minor spot to the top page edge. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Arts Case, Storage $20.00 Place Order
000435 Frankfort, Ellen The Voice Life at The Village Voice First Edition Hard Cover William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1976 New York Very Good Very Good An unauthorized account. This is the story of life at the Voice, about what happens when the radical turns bourgeois, about the exploitation of writers, particularly women writers, and about the subtly brutal exercise of power by those who pretend to disdain power. Some black & white photographs. The book is tight with moderate but not severe shelfwear (no fraying) and dust soiling to the top page edge. Pen erasure to the first endpaper leaving shadow. The dust jacket is lightly sunned with minor rubbing, but still free of chips rips & tears. Attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0688030440 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $15.00 Place Order
000699 Freemantle, Brian The Fix Inside the World Drug Trade First Thus Mass Market Paperback Tom Doherty Associates, LLC 1987 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ An investigative report that looks into who imports, supplies, and profits from drugs. This is an unread copy with no spine creasing and a hint of shelfwear, in a tight binding. Internally light toning to the panels, but the pages are still clean and free of markings. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0812594118 Counterculture Case $7.00 Place Order
000602 Galbraith, John Kenneth The Culture of Contentment Reprint Trade Paperback Houghton Mifflin Company 1993 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine This is a tight unread copy showing only light shelfwear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0395669197 Political, Box Z-15, Storage $5.00 Place Order
903243 George-Warren, Holly (ed) The Rolling Stone Book of the Beats First Edition Hard Cover Hyperion 1999 New York Near Fine Near Fine The Beat Generation and American Culture. Black & white photographs throughout. Name included: Douglas Brinkley, William S. Burroughs, Carolyn Cassady, Ann Charters, Ira & John Cohen, Johnny Depp, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, Mark Kemp, Annie Leibovitz, Michael McClure, Mellon, Richard Meltzer, Robert Palmer, Hunter S. Thompson and many others. The book is clean and tight with barely visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. NOT remaindered. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0786864265 Counterculture, Box Z-7 $17.50 Place Order
000716 Gitlin, Todd The Sixties First Thus Trade Paperback Bantam Books 1987 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good+ Years of Hope, Days of Rage. Todd Gitlin looks at Civil Rights, Vietnam, the Movement and women's liberation during the turbulant decade of the Sixties. This is a solid very good copy showing light shelfwear and no spine creasing, in a tight binding. Internally clean and free of markings. Protected in an acid-free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0553052330 Counterculture Case $10.00 Place Order
000153 Gold, Herbert Bohemia First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1993 New York Very Good++ Near Fine Where Art, Angst, Love, and Strong Coffee Meet. Begin to read Bohemia and you will wander to the Left Bank of Paris in the fifties, where you will linger with William S. Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg, Jean Genet and Henry Miller. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a hint of fading at the spine end. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 067176781x Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000250 Goldman, Albert Ladies and Gentleman Lenny Bruce Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Random House 1974 New York Very Good Good++ Compiled from the journalism of Lawrence Schiller. Lenny Bruce was a comedian, social satirist, free-speech cursader, and fought the fight till his curtain closed. Black & white photographs. This is a solid very good reading copy. The binding is soft, but not much. There is light shelfwear, and moderate bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is edge-worn, with creasing and a couple of short tears, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Arts Case, Storage $12.50 Place Order
000638 Goldwater, Barry Senator The Conscience of A Conservative Reprint Vintage Paperback MacFadden Capitol Hill Books 1963 New York Very Good- MacFadden #SP1. The conservative thinker calls for a new approach to domestic problems and cold war strategy. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate but not severe reading stress, and light toning to the inner panels. A few spots of pen marks as though tagging passages. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $6.60 Request Search
000666 Goldwater, Barry Senator The Conscience of A Conservative Reprint Vintage Paperback MacFadden Capitol Hill Books 1960 New York Very Good- MacFadden #SP1. The conservative thinker calls for a new approach to domestic problems and cold war strategy. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate reading stress with a short split to the upper spine end, in a firm binding. Internally the pages are clean and supple. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Political, Counterculture Case $6.00 Request Search
000416 Golson, G. Barry (ed) The Playboy Interviews with John Lennon and Yoko Ono First Edition Hard Cover Playboy Press 1981 New York Very Good Very Good Interviews conducted by David Sheff. The complete texts plus unpublished conversations and Lennon's song by song analysis of his music. The book is clean and tight with moderate but not severe shelfwear (no fraying). Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with scuffing to the rear panel, and a minor fold crease to the inner front flap. Still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0872237052 Music, Box Z-12 $15.00 Request Search
000427 Goodman, Paul (ed) Seeds of Liberation First Edition Hard Cover George Brazillier 1964 New York Very Good Very Good The commitment to man and the human community in the major political, social and economic issues of our time. Contributions by: Albert Camus, Bertrand Russell, Martin Luther King Jr., Theodore Roszak, Dave Dellinger, James Baldwin, Nat Hentoff and others. Great cover art by Vera Williams. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and the upper right corner of the first endpage has been clipped. Previous owner bookplate affixed to the inner front board. The dust jacket is price-clipped and lightly edgeworn, but still crisp and attractive, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-13 $22.50 Place Order
000664 Haley, J. Evetts A Texan Looks at Lyndon First Edition Vintage Paperback Palo Duro Press 1964 Texas Very Good A study in illegitimate power. A slanted look at Lyndon Baines Johnson. This is a solid very good copy showing light shelfwear (mainly at spine ends), no creasing, and in a firm binding. Internally just a hint of toning to the edges (which is common), but no brittleness. Protected in an acid-free bag. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Political, Counterculture Case $5.00 Request Search
000637 Harris, John D. The Junkie Priest Father Daniel Egan Tenth Printing Vintage Paperback Pocket Books 1970 New York Very Good Pocket Books #75399. This is the biography of Father Egan, who helped to save women women addicted to the ravages of narcotics and to overcome the ignorance, apathy, and prejudice of the public. This is a solid very good copy with moderate but not severe reading stress. Internally, previous owner name to the inner front panel and stamp to the first page. Otherwise the pages are clean and supple. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $5.00 Place Order
000142 Haskins, James & Benson, Kathleen The 60s Reader First Edition Hard Cover Viking Kestrel 1988 New York Very Good++ Near Fine This book provides a vivid capsule history of a time that some considered a nation's trial by fire, others the flowering. Bobby Seale, The Beatles, Mario Savio, William Burroughs, Yippie, Martin Luther King Jr., JFK, Malcolm X, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to name but a few on the roster. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a remainder score to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0670806749 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000132 Hayes, Harold (ed) Smiling Through the Apocalypse First Edition Hard Cover McCall Publishing Company 1969 New York Very Good Very Good+ Esquire's history of the sixties as seen by: Norman Mailer, Tom Wolfe, James Baldwin, Gore Vidal, William Burroughs, Timothy Leary, Terry Southern and LOADS of others throughout 963 pages. Black & white photographs with credits. The book is tight & firm with moderate shelfwear, and a full scuff to the lower left corner of the rear cover, with board showing through. The dust jacket has a matching chip to the lower left corner of the rear panel, but is otherwise free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 841500029 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000593 Heidenry, John What Wild Ecstasy First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1997 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ The rise and fall of the Sexual Revolution. Authors second book. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0684810379 Counterculture, Box Z-15 $12.50 Place Order
000721 Heller, Steven & Chwast, Seymour Jackets Required An Illustrated History of the American Book Jacket 1920-1950 First Edition Wraps Chronicle Books LLC 1995 San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. Very Good+ The bulk of the book covers a large range of designers, covering political, war, romantic and other themes. The remainder of the book displays designs by: E. McKnight Kauffer, W. A. Dwiggins, Arthur Hawkins Jr., Geroge Salter, Alvin Lustig and Paul Rand. Includes a designer/title index, along with a bibliography. Beautifully illustrated in color reproductions. This is a solid very good copy with light shelfwear and just a hint of scuffing to the bottom page edge. Internally clean and free of markings. Protected in an acid free bag. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0811803961 Reference Shelf $38.50 Request Search
000924 Henke, James (ed) I Want to Take You Higher First Thus Wraps Chronicle Books LLC 1997 San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. Near Fine The Psychedelic Era 1965-1969. Put out by The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Summer of Love. Essays by Charles Perry & Barry Miles. Lavishly illustrated in black & white and color photographs. A clean unread copy showing only light shelfwear and NO creasing. Protected in an acid free bag. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0811817253 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $20.00 Request Search
000194 Henkel, David K. Rock and Roll First Edition Trade Paperback House of Collectibles 1992 New York, NY, U.S.A. Fine The Official Price Guide for: Magazines, Posters and Memorabilia. Black & white and color photographs. A new copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0876378513 Music, Reverence Case $15.00 Request Search
000424 Hicken, Victor The World Is Coming to an End First Edition Hard Cover Arlington House Publishers 1975 New York Very Good Very Good+ An irreverent look at modern doomsayers. Norman Mailer, Eugene McCarthy, Stokely Carmichael, John F. Kennedy, Ton Hayden, Mario Savio, Eldridge Cleaver, Ginsberg, Dick Gregory, and I. F. Stone to name but a few. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends and tips. The dust jacket is rubbed with faint edge-creasing, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0870003038 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $15.00 Place Order
000067 Hicks, Michael Sixties Rock First Edition Hard Cover University of Illinois Press 1999 Illinois Fine Fine Garage, Psychedelic and Other Satisfactions. Part of the Music in American Life Series. Has black & white photographs. This is a new unread copy in dust jacket. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0252024273 Counterculture, First Editions Case $35.00 Place Order
000109 Hoffman, Abbie Square Dancing in the Ice Age First Edition Hard Cover G. P. Putnam & Sons 1982 New York Very Good+ Very Good++ The Underground Writings of Abbie Hoffman, written while in hiding. Of many figures from the 60's, Abbie is one of the few that remained true up until his death. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and minor dusting to the top page edges. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chip rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0399127011 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
000110 Hoffman, Abbie The Best of Abbie Hoffman First Edition Hard Cover Four Walls Eight Windows 1989 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ Selections from: Revolution for the Hell of It, Woodstock Nation, Steal This Book, and new writings. Foreword by Norman Mailer. Black & white photographs. Can't recommend Abbie Hoffman enough! The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0941423271 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000640 Hoffman, Abbie & Rubin, Jerry & Sanders, Ed Vote First Edition Mass Market Paperback Warner Paperback Library 1972 New York Very Good Among other things, these 60's movers & shakers discuss the 1972 Republican & Democratic Conventions in Miami Beach, just 4 years after the lunacy of Chicago. Many black & white photographs. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate but not severe reading stress. The binding is firm, and internally there is a hint of toning to the edges, but not much. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 044668998 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
001228 Hoffman, Jack & Simon, Daniel Run Run Run: The Lives of Abbie Hoffman First Edition Hard Cover G. P. Putnam & Sons 1994 New York Very Good++ Near Fine Community organizer, activist, radical, and fugitive, all just scratch the surface of Abbie Hoffman. He stood up to the HUAC, fought to end the war in Vietnam, co-founded the Youth International Party (Yippie!), battled for Civil Rights, and even worked to save the environment under an assumed name while a fugitive for his acts of protest against an unjust government. This man gave his all for what he, and many others, felt was right for the good of all. This very comprehensive biography by his brother is certain to be a source of historical importance. Contains many black & white photographs on quality glossy paper. The book is clean and tight showing only a hint of shelfwear in the form of minor bumping at the spine ends. The binding is firm. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of chips, rips & tears, covered with a brodart. Protected in an acid-free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0874777607 Home $15.00 Place Order
000124 Howard, Clark American Saturday First Edition Hard Cover Richard Marek Publishers 1981 New York Very Good++ Very Good This book discusses the murder of sixties radical, black militant George Jackson in San Quentin Prison. The book is tight with only light shelfwear, and faint dusting to the page edges. The dust jacket has a jagged tear/crease to the top edge of the rear panel, covered with a brodart. On the face of it, the dj appears undamaged. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0399901205 Counterculture Case $15.00 Request Search
001227 Jezer, Marty Abbie Hoffman American Rebel First Edition Hard Cover Rutgers University Press 1992 New Jersey Very Good Near Fine Community organizer, activist, radical, and fugitive, all just scratch the surface of Abbie Hoffman. He stood up to the HUAC, fought to end the war in Vietnam, co-founded the Youth International Party (Yippie!), battled for Civil Rights, and even worked to save the environment under an assumed name while a fugitive for his acts of protest against an unjust government. This man gave his all for what he, and many others, felt was right for the good of all. This very comprehensive biography covers it all. Contains many black & white photographs on quality glossy paper. The book is clean and tight showing moderate shelfwear in the form of bumping to the spine ends and fading to the cloth mainly to the edges surrounding the spine. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of chips, rips & tears, covered with a brodart. Protected in an acid-free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0813518504 Home $15.00 Place Order
000433 Johnson, Joyce Minor Characters First Edition Hard Cover Houghton Mifflin Company 1983 New York Very Good Very Good A memoir of a young woman of the 1950's in the Beat orbit of Jack Kerouac. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and minor dust soiling to the top page edge. Previous owner raised stamp (inkless) to the first endpaper. The dust jacket is lightly edge-creased mainly at the upper spine end, with a short tear to the top edge of the rear panel. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0395325137 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $20.00 Place Order
000544 Kearns, Doris Lyndon Johnson and the American Dream First Printing Mass Market Paperback Signet Books 1977 New York Very Good The most revealing account of a President and presidential power ever written. This is a solid very good reading copy with moderate but not severe reading stress, in a tight binding. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0451076095 Political, Counterculture Case $6.00 Place Order
000152 King, Rufus The Drug Hang Up First Edition Hard Cover W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated 1972 New York Very Good Very Good America's fifty-year folly. An up-to-date (as of 1972) history of America's misguided, and ineffective, attempts to control drug abuse by harsh, repressive measures, with constructive suggestions for reform. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear, and heavy rubbing at the tips. Light staining to the bottom page edges. The dust jacket is heavily chipped along the edges (not large chips), with two jagged tears to the rear panel. On the face of it, still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0393010937 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
000235 Krassner, Paul Confessions of a Raving Unconfined Nut Misadventures in the Counterculture First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1993 New York Very Good++ Fine Memoirs of the man People Magazine titled Father of the Underground Press. He founded the underground paper The Realist. Worked for Mad Magazine and Playboy, to name two. Was close friends with Lenny Bruce, and has been a fighter for freedom of speech. This is a captivating book, filled with laughter and insight. An outstanding read! The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumpign at the spine ends. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0671677705 Counterculture, Arts Case, Storage $15.00 Place Order
000347 Krassner, Paul My Acid Trip with Groucho Marx First Edition Pamphlet Blue Angel Inc. 1982 New York Near Fine Originally published in High Times under the title: See the Sacred Word and Win $100. Small pamphlet with 9 pages of Krassner, and 2 pages of adverts with photographs & illustrations (one a Robert Crumb). Krassner waxes not only on his acid trip with Groucho Marx, but shares his thoughs and exerpiences with: Tim Leary, Charles Manson, Otto Preminger, Lenny Bruce, Ram Dass, and Jerry Rubin. This is a crisp unread copy with only a hint of rusting at the 2 staples the only notable flaw. Otherwise, pages are clean and free of tears and yellowing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-10, Storage $35.00 Place Order
000157 Krim, Seymour Shake it for the World Smartass First Edition Hard Cover Dial Press 1970 New York Very Good Very Good Writer's second book. This collection demonstrates a capacity for original thinking that strikingly probes the relationship of the contemporary American writer to his country's political and moral climate. Krim comments on: Norman Mailer, James Jones, Jack Kerouac, Jimmy Breslin, Eldridge Cleaver, Nat Hentoff, Abbie Hoffman, New York publishing, and writing. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear, and minor dusting to the top page edge. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with faint creasing at the folds, and minor shelfwear. The dj is still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
000104 Labin, Suzanne Hippies Drugs and Promiscuity First Edition Hard Cover Arlington House 1972 New York Very Good Very Good Translated by Stephanie Winston. The author penetrates the underworld of hippies, drugs and promiscuity. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and foxing to the top page edges. The dust jacket is lightly edge-rubbed, but still crisp and attractive, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0870001566 Counterculture Case $35.00 Place Order
000652 Lasch, Christopher The Agony of the American Left First Thus Mass Market Paperback Pelican Books 1973 New York Very Good+ One hundred years of radicalism. Collection of 5 essays by Lasch discussing why the early successes of the Old Left came to nothing, howthe pre-war generation of radicals came to uphold the status quo, and why the modern generation must develop a mature political programme if American radicalism is to benefit American society. This is a solid very good copy in tight binding, showing light shelfwear and only minor faint creasing. Internally, the pages are clean and supple. Protected in an acid free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 014021612x Counterculture Case $10.00 Place Order
000390 Law, Lisa Flashing on the Sixties First Thus Stiff Wraps Chronicle Books LLC 1987 San Francisco, CA, U.S.A. Very Good++ Lavishly illustrated with color and black & white photographs. Here are some the photo targets: The Beatles, The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, Timothy Leary, Monterey Pop Festival, Allen Ginsberg, Paul Krassner and loads of others. This is a crisp unread copy with just a hint of shelfwear, and the price has been clipped from the inner flap. Four word gift inscription on the half-title. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0877014655 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $10.00 Place Order
000639 Leary, Timothy Confessions of a Hope Fiend First Edition Mass Market Paperback Bantam Books 1973 New York Very Good+ Bantam #Y8070. Leary discusses his time in prison, escaping with the assistance of the Weather Underground to Algiers and being captured by Eldridge Cleaver, only to flee to Switzerland and getting caught once again. This is a tight boxed copy with light shelfwear, and a crease to the left edge of the front panel, but NOT down the spine itself. Internally clean and free of both markings and toning. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $21.50 Place Order
000263 Leary, Timothy & Metzner, Ralph & Alpert, Richard The Psychedelic Experience Reprint Trade Paperback Carol Publishing Group 1997 New Jersey Very Good++ A Manual Based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead. Three intruductory tributes to: W. Y. Evans-Wentz, C. G. Jung, and Lama Anagarika Govinda. A clean & tight copy with only light shelfwear, and faint creasing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0806516526 Counterculture, Arts Case, Storage $9.90 Request Search
000589 Lee, Martin A. The Beast Reawakens First Edition Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1997 Boston Very Good++ Very Good++ Fascism's Resurgence from Hitler's Spymasters to Today's Neo-Nazi Games and Right-Wing Extremists. Some black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0316519596 Political, Box Z-15, Storage $15.00 Place Order
000105 Leonard, George Walking on the Edge of the World First Edition Hard Cover Houghton Mifflin Company 1988 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Near Fine A Journey of Discovery Through the Sixties and Beyond. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0395483115 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000135 Liebert, Robert Radical and Militant Youth First Edition Hard Cover Praeger Publishers 1971 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ A psychoanalytic inquiry. Foreword by Robert Coles. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and faint dusting to the top page edges. The dust jacket is rubbed, mainly at the spine ends, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 78122091 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000436 Lipton, Lawrence The Holy Barbarians First Edition Hard Cover Julian Messner, Inc. 1959 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ At last the complete sotry of the Beats; that hip, cool, frantic generation of new Bohemians who are turning the American scale of values inside out. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and moderate bumping (no fraying) at the spine ends. The dust jacket is price-clipped, with rubbing and a couple of short tears, but still sharp and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-13 $27.50 Request Search
000590 Littman, Jonathan The Watchman First Edition Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1997 Boston Very Good++ Very Good++ The twisted life and crimes of serial hacker Kevin Poulson, who was the first hacker to be charged with espionage. Some black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0316528579 Political, Box Z-15, Storage $15.00 Place Order
000395 Macedo, Stephen Reassessing the Sixties First Edition Hard Cover W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated 1997 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Near Fine Debating the Political and Cultural Legacy. Foreword by George F. Will. Afterword by Todd Gitlin. The best and brightest of today's social commentators analyze the enduring impact of the 1960s on our collective psyche and our institutions. Contributions by: Anita LaFrance Allen, Walter Berns, Randall Kennedy and others. The book is clean and tight with only light rubbing, and a short pen score to the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0393039404 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $12.50 Place Order
000648 Mailer, Norman Miami and the Siege of Chicago First Thus Mass Market Paperback Signet Books 1968 New York Good+ Signet #Q3785. An informal history of the Republican and Democratic Conventions of 1968. An important year during the 60's decade. This is a soild good reading copy with moderate reading stress and staining to the rear panel. Still in a firm binding, and protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $5.00 Place Order
000249 Mailer, Norman The Fight First Edition Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1975 Boston Very Good++ Very Good This is Mailer's book on the legendary Muhammad Ali - George Foreman fight in Zaire, with appearances by George Plimpton and Hunter S. Thompson, who also covered the fight. Mailer has written well over 20 books, contributed loads of articles, and has won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. The book is tight with only light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and faint foxing to the top page edge. The dust jacket is rubbed with creasing at the folds and spine ends, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0316544167 Counterculture, Arts Case, Storage $30.00 Request Search
000547 Mailer, Norman The Idol and the Octopus First Paperback Mass Market Paperback Dell Books 1968 New York Very Good Dell #3952. In which America's most original voice speaks out on John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson, as well as Jacqueline Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Barry Goldwater, William Buckley, Vietnam, Sex, the Negro, the FBI, and other major issues of American life and death. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate reading stress, in a tight binding. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Political, Counterculture Case $6.60 Request Search
000583 Major, John The Oppenheimer Hearing First Edition Hard Cover Stein and Day, Publishers 1971 New York Very Good Very Good Was Oppenheimer, know as the Father of the Atomic Bomb, a Communist or loyal American? This book explores the case to see of Oppenheimer was a victim of the HUAC witchunt. Numerous black & white photographs. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and a hint of staining to the top page edge. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, with faint staining to the top edge and inner panel edges, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Political, Box Z-15, Storage $12.75 Place Order
000545 Marchetti, Victor & Marks, John D. The CIA and The Cult of Intelligence Second Printing Mass Market Paperback Dell Books 1975 New York Very Good The book that the CIA tried to suppress. The first book that the US Government ever went to court to censor before publication. Published with spaces indicating the exact location and length of the 168 deletions demanded by the CIA. This is a solid tight copy with only light reading stress and barely visible creasing. Internally clean and free of markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 044004698x Political, Counterculture Case $7.00 Place Order
000122 Marcuse, Herbert Counterrevolution and Revolt First Edition Hard Cover Ex-Library Beacon Press 1972 Boston Very Good Very Good From the jacket: As the mass media proclaim the collapse of the student and black movement in this country, Herbert Marcuse offers his provocative assessment of the chances for significant social change in the United States today. This is an ex-library with a stamp to the top fore-edge, the first endpaper removed, and a stamp to the half-title. Faint tape scar to the edges of the board and matching stain to the facing endpapers. Flaws aside, this is a very nice copy, especially for an x-lib. The binding is firm, and internally the book is clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still free of chips rips tears and markings, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0807015326 Counterculture Case $12.00 Place Order
000636 Marine, Gene The Black Panthers First Printing Vintage Paperback Signet Books 1969 New York Very Good Signet #Q3834. Eldridge Cleaver, Huey P Newton and Bobby Seale. A compelling study of the angry young revolutionaries who have shaken a black fist at white America. Black & white photographs. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate but not severe wear. Sticker residue to the rear panel. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $6.00 Place Order
000165 Matusow, Allen J. The Unraveling of America First Edition Hard Cover Harper & Row, Publishers 1984 New York Very Good+ Very Good A History of Liberalism in the 1960's. A volume in the New American Nation Series. A history of the rise and fall of domestic liberalism in the 1960's and the first serious attempt to make sense of those tumultuous years. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and minor dusting to the top page edge. The dust jacket is lightly edge-worn, mainly to the bottom edge of the rear panel, but still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060152249 Counterculture Case $30.00 Place Order
000591 Mazo, Earl Richard Nixon a Political and Personal Portrait First Edition Hard Cover Harper & Brothers, Publishers 1959 New York Very Good+ Very Good+ This is the first time a political journalist has attempted an intimate, impartial study of one of the most feared, admired, mistrusted, misunderstood and poweerful men in the history of American government. Tipped in is a book review, and an article with the opening quote: If Nixon were to become President of the US, he would be perhaps the hardest-driving chief executive and the most controversial since Theodore Roosevelt. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and a Vromans sticker to the inner front board. Otherwise firm and clean and internally free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with a short tear/crease to the uppe right edge of the rear panel. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Political, Box Z-15, Storage $15.00 Place Order
000548 McCarthy, Eugene Senator The Limits of Power America's Role in the World First Printing Vintage Paperback Dell Books 1968 New York Very Good Dell #4797. The most dramatic figure in politics today (1968) speaks out on the issues. This is a solid very good copy with moderate reading stress, and minor tinting to the inner panels and pages. Otherwise, the pages are still clean and supple, in a tight binding. Preserved in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Political, Counterculture Case $5.00 Place Order
000131 McKenna, Terence Food of the Gods First Edition Hard Cover Bantam Books 1992 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Near Fine The searcch for the original tree of knowledge. A radical history of plants, drugs, and human evolution. Black & white photographs and illustrations. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. Great dust jacket art 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0553078682 Counterculture Case $20.00 Request Search
000688 Medved, Michael & Wallechinsky, David What Really Happened to the Class of 65 First Printing Mass Market Paperback Ballantine 1977 New York Very Good- The same high school kids Time Magazine called 'American youth on the fringe of a golden era' tell what went right and wrong. Numerous black & white photographs. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate to severe stress/shelfwear, in a firm binding. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0345271572 Counterculture Case $4.00 Place Order
000146 Miller, Henry Tropic Of Cancer First Thus Hard Cover Castle Books 1961 Very Good Very Good Grove Press authorized re-issue. Intro by Karl Shapiro. The book is clean and tight with moderate shelfwear (no fraying), and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is scuffed at the folds, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $25.00 Request Search
000573 Muller, Eddie Dark City Dames The Wicked Women of Film Noir First Edition Hard Cover HarperCollins Publishers 2001 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Near Fine Coleen Gray, Jane Greer, Evelyn Keyes, Ann Savage, Audrey Totter and Marie Windsor. These actresses remade the image of the American woman. Numerous black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light bumping at the spine ends, and a remainder score at the bottom page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0060393696 Performing Arts, Box Z-14 $20.00 Request Search
000584 Mullins, Eustace A Writ for Martyrs First Edition Trade Paperback OTU Christ Church 1985 Virginia Very Good++ This book explores harassment of the author by Government groups such as the FBI and CoIntelPro, that started with a visit to the imprisoned Ezra Pound in 1948. Filled with both textual history and photocopies of documentation retrieved using the Freedom Of Information Act. This is a crisp unread copy with light scuffing to the bottom page edge. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Political, Box Z-15, Storage $17.50 Request Search
000364 Neihardt, John G. Black Elk Speaks Reprint Mass Market Paperback Washington Square Press 1972 New York Very Good+ The legendary Book of Visions of an American Indian. Being the life story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux, as told through John G. Neihardt (Flaming Rainbow). Glossy color illustrations by Standing Bear. This copy appears unread with just a hint of shelfwear, and NO creasing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0671452215 Fiction, Box Z-11, Storage $6.00 Request Search
000350 Neipp, Paul C. Communism is Total Tyranny First Printing Pamphlet Holte Printing & Lito Company Los Angeles Very Good+ This is a religious tract. Fold-out pamplet measuring near 5 3/4 high x 3 1/2. It folds out to a total of 5 panels, printed front & back. While there is no date, this is circa 1958 as it pushes the purchase of Hoover's Masters of Deceit as a way to learn how to combat Communism. Here are some of the headings: Nothing Sacred to the Bolsheviks, Red Liberation, The Defiant Priest, Smoothe Operators, Bloody Butchers, Only A Few Years Left. This is a classic representation of the propaganda from the HUAC days! This is a solid very good copy with a short tear to the right edge of the front page the only real flaw. Expected but faint creasing to the left spine. Protected in an acid free bag. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall Political, Box Z-10, Storage $15.00 Place Order
903214 O'Connor, Ulick Michael Collins and the Troubles Re-Issue Trade Paperback W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated 1996 New York, NY, U.S.A. Near Fine The struggle for Irish freedom 1912-1922. Contains quality glossy photographs. A clean unread copy with no creasing and internally clean of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0393316459 Military, Box Z-6, Storage $7.00 Request Search
000644 Oglesby, Carl & Shaull, Richard Containment and Change Reprint Vintage Paperback MacMillan Publishing Company 1971 New York Very Good Two dissenting views on American foreign policy. This is a tight very good reading copy with moderate but not severe reading stress, with sporadic and minor red markings in the margins. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Counterculture Case $6.00 Place Order
000775 Orcutt, William Dana In Quest of the Perfect Book Second Impression Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1926 Boston Very Good++ No Jacket Reminiscences & reflections of a Bookman. Stunning color frontis reproducing Queen Mary's Psalter, English, 14th Century, The Last Judgement. Tissue guard still present and undamaged. Black & white photographs throughout. This is a solid very good copy with light shelfwear and minor sunning to the spine. The gilt beautiful gilt designing to the front board is still bright and unflecked, and the gilt top page edge is only faintly tarnished. Internally clean and free of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $17.50 Place Order
000776 Orcutt, William Dana The Kingdom of Books Second Impression Hard Cover Little, Brown & Company 1927 Boston Very Good++ No Jacket Beautiful color frontis of the painting: The Bookstalls On the Quai Malaquais, by W. S. Lamprecht. Tissue guard still present and undamaged. Numerous black & white photographs and illustrations. This is a solid very good copy showing light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and light fading to the spine. The elaborate gilt designing to the front board is still bright, and the gilt top page edge is only lightly tarnished. Internally clean and free of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $24.00 Place Order
000500 O'Rourke, P. J. Age and Guile Beat Youth, Innocence and a Bad Haircut : Twenty-Five Years of P. J. O'Rourke First Edition Hard Cover Atlantic Monthly Press 1995 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ This starts with the Underground year's starting in 1970, going through to 1995. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0871136090 Political, First Editions Case $15.00 Place Order
000496 O'Rourke, P. J. All the Trouble in the World Third Printing Hard Cover Atlantic Monthly Press 1994 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ The Lighter Side of Overpopulation, Famine, Plague, Ecological Disaster, Ethnic Hatred, and Poverty. The book is clean and tight with only a hint of shelfwear, and light bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0871135809 Political, First Editions Case $10.00 Place Order
000501 O'Rourke, P. J. Holidays in Hell First Edition Hard Cover Atlantic Monthly Press 1988 New York Very Good Very Good++ In Which Our Interpid Reporter Travels to the World's Worst Places and Asks, What's Funny about This? This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and foxing to the top page edge. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0871132400 Political, First Editions Case $16.50 Request Search
000498 O'Rourke, P. J. Modern Manners Third Printing Hard Cover Atlantic Monthly Press 1989 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ An Etiquette Book for Rude People. This is a solid very good copy with only light shelfwear, and a hint of dusting to the page edges. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 087113313x Political, First Editions Case $10.00 Place Order
000499 O'Rourke, P. J. Parliament of Whores Reprint Hard Cover Atlantic Monthly Press 1991 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ A Lone Humorist Attempts to Explain the Entire U. S. Government. This is NOT a BCE. The book is clean and tight, with just a hint of shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0871134551 Political, First Editions Case $15.00 Place Order
000497 O'Rourke, P. J. The Bachelor Home Companion First Edition Hard Cover Atlantic Monthly Press 1993 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ A Practical Guide to Keeping House Like a Pig. Numerous black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0871134896 Political, First Editions Case $15.00 Place Order
000770 Pacific Book Auction Galleries Pacific Book Auction Galleries (PBA) September 22, 1994 First Printing Wraps Pacific Book Auction Galleries 1994 San Francisco Near Fine Auction catalog for Fine Western Americana from the Library of Lew Lengfeld, with additions. Some black & white photographs. This is a clean copy with only a hint of shelfwear. Protected in an acid free bag. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $15.00 Place Order
000423 Peikoff, Leonard The Ominous Parallels First Edition Hard Cover Stein and Day, Publishers 1982 New York Very Good Very Good Introduction by Ayn Rand. In this remarkable work Leonard Peikoff maintains that the deepest roots of Nazism lie in three philosophic idead: the worship of unreason, the demand for self-sacrifice, and the elevation of society above the individual. The book is tight with minor shelfwear and faint spotting to the page edges. The dust jacket is lightly soiled, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 081282850x Political, Box Z-13 $17.50 Place Order
000130 Perry, Charles The Haight Ashbury A History First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1984 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Very Good The first comprehensive history of the movement that culminated in San Francisco's famous Summer of Love. Containing the hitherto untold, unrecorded, or otherwise outrageous stories of: Richard Alpert, Hunter S. Thompson, Chocolate George, Owlsey (yes, LSD Owlsey), Paul Krassner, Timothy Leary, Jerry Garcia and loads of others. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends and corners. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. Great cover photo! 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 039441098x Counterculture Case $50.00 Place Order
000468 Plimpton, George Shadow Box First US Edition Hard Cover G. P. Putnam & Sons 1977 New York Very Good Very Good Hunter S Thompson, Normail Mailer, Papa Hemingway, and Archie Moore are but a sampling of the cast in Plimpton's boxing coverage culminating in the Muhammad Ali & George Foreman in Zaire. Some black & white photographs. This is a solid very good copy in price-clipped dust jacket. The book is tight with moderate but not severe shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with minor sticker residue at the lower spine end. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, First Editions Case $15.00 Request Search
000358 Politi, Leo Redlands Impressions First Edition Hard Cover Moore Historical Foundation 1983 Redlands, California Fine Fine This is a book of the impressions that Redlands, California left on Leo Politi. Beautifully illustrated in color by Leo Politi with many full-page. This is a crisp unread copy in pristine un-clipped dust jacket. The dust jacket is covered with a brodart. Leo Politi Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Art, Box Z-10, Storage $125.00 Place Order
000227 Preston, Richard The Hot Zone Reprint Hard Cover Random House 1994 New York Very Good Very Good++ A terrifying true story. DJ blurb: ...Preston's riveting account of a terrifying scenario has taken a vital issue out of the halls of academia and science and handed it to the rest of the world. This author has won: The American Institute of Physics Award, the A.A.A.S. Westinghouse Award, and the McDermott Award in the Arts from M.I.T. The book is tight with light shelfwear, bumping at the spine ends, and faint spotting to the boards. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0679430946 Misc, First Editions Case $15.00 Place Order
000421 Purdon, Eric Black Company the Story of Subchaser 1264 First Edition Hard Cover Robert B. Luce, Inc 1972 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ This is the history of the Subchaser PC 1264 launched April 25, 1944 with a crew of 63, of which 50 were black. During a time when Negroes were not allowed to serve in any capacity other than as mess attendants. Eric Purdon was Captain of this ship. Some black & white photographs. The book is very clean and tight with only a hint of shelfwear. The dust jacket is rubbed but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, with a hint of yellowing to the edges of the inner rear flap. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Military, Box Z-13 $20.00 Place Order
000166 Rapoport, Roger & Krishbaum, Laurence J. Is the Library Burning? First Edition Hard Cover Ex-Library Random House 1969 New York Good Good A report on American students, student unrest and student power. This is an x-library copy with usual defects. A solid good reading copy in dust jacket. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $10.00 Place Order
000774 Reynolds, Quentin The Fiction Factory or From Pulp Row to Quality Street First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1955 New York Very Good+ No Jacket The story of 100 years of publishing at Street & Smith. Beautiful frontis which is a color reproduction of a cover for Tip Top Magazine from 1900 which first featured Frank Merriwell in 1896. Numerous black & white photographs and color cover reproductions. This is a solid very good copy showing only light shelfwear and bumping at the spine ends, in a firm binding. Internally clean and free of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $25.00 Place Order
000385 Rifkin, Jeremy & Howard, Ted (eds) Redneck Power the Wit and Wisdom of Billy Carter First Edition Mass Market Paperback Bantam Books 1977 New York Very Good++ Rear panel quote of Billy Carter: And my brother thinks he's going to be president, so that makes me the only sane one in the family. Filled with black & white photographs. This is a crisp copy showing only light shelfwear. Absolutely no creasing, and internally clean and free of markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 0553111256 Music, Box Z-11, Storage $5.00 Place Order
000151 Rosevear, John Pot A Handbook of Marihuana First Edition Hard Cover University Books 1967 New York Very Good Very Good+ Here is the long and fascinating history of marihuana. How and where the plant is grown. The chemical and psychic properties. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear, and bumping/rubbing at the spine ends. The dust jacket has 2 short tears, both barely visible, and a fold crease to both the front & rear inner flaps. The dj is covered with a brodart. An attractive copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
000425 Roszak, Theodore The Making of a Counter Culture Third Printing Hard Cover Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1969 New York Very Good+ Very Good Reflections on the Technocratic Society and its Youthful Opposition. Parts of this originally appeared in The Nation March & April 1968, revised for this edition. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is rubbed with light chipping at the spine ends, and faint yellowing to the rear panel and inner flap edges. The dj is still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-13 $12.50 Place Order
000397 Rubin, Jerry Do it Sixth Printing Trade Paperback Simon & Schuster 1970 New York Very Good Scenarios for the Revolution. Introduction by Eldridge Cleaver. Designed by Quentin Fiore. Yipped by Jim Retherford. Zapped by Nancy Kurshan. Written by co-founder of the Yippies (Youth International Party) and close friend of Abbie Hoffman. Filled with captivating illustrations and photographs in a panorama that literally pulls you into and through a powerful period in our history. This is a sold very good reading copy still in a tight binding. Minor but faint staining to the bottom page edge. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-12 $8.00 Request Search
000398 Rubin, Jerry Do it First Printing Trade Paperback Simon & Schuster 1970 New York Very Good++ Scenarios for the Revolution. Introduction by Eldridge Cleaver. Designed by Quentin Fiore. Yipped by Jim Retherford. Zapped by Nancy Kurshan. Written by co-founder of the Yippies (Youth International Party) and close friend of Abbie Hoffman. Filled with captivating illustrations and photographs in a panorama that literally pulls you into and through a powerful period in our history. This is a beautiful copy with only faint creasing to the spine. Internally clean and free of markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-12 $20.00 Request Search
000782 Samuels, Peggy & Harold Samuels' Encyclopedia of Artists of the American West First Edition Hard Cover Castle 1985 New York Very Good Very Good This is the most comprehensive reference work on Western Americana Art, with over 1700 concise and detailed biographies of painters, illustrators, and sculptors. Contains black & white illustrations. This is a solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear, and light soiling to the page edges. The dust jacket is edgeworn and creased, covered with a brodart. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 1555210147 Reference Shelf $22.50 Place Order
903211 Sauers, Wendy Lee and His Generals First Printing Trade Paperback Burd Street Press 2000 Pennsylvania Near Fine The ultimate trivia book. A clean unread copy with no creasing and only barely visible shelfwear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1572491965 Military, Box Z-6, Storage $5.00 Place Order
000419 Sauter, Van Gordon & Hines, Burleigh Nightmare in Detroit A Rebellion and Its Victims First Edition Hard Cover Henry Regnery Company 1968 Chicago Very Good Very Good This book discusses the eight days of riots in Detroit which began July 23, 1967. It began over the unlicensed sale of liquer, and ended with 43 people dead. The book is tight with barely visible spotting to the page edges, and three faint spots to the first endpage and inner front board. The dust jacket lightly scuffed with minor edge-creasing mainly at the spine ends, and some soiling to the back-side of the dj not showing through to the front. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-13 $15.00 Place Order
000155 Scheer, Robert Eldridge Cleaver First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1969 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ Post-prison writings and speeches of Eldridge Cleaver. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed, mainly at the bottom spine ends. Otherwise, crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order
000108 Seale, Bobby Seize the Time First Edition Hard Cover Random House 1974 New York Very Good Very Good The story of the Black Panther Party and Huey P. Newton. Written by Bobby Seale, friend and co-founder of the Black Panthers. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and faint dusting to the top page edges. The dust jacket is rubbed with a minor stain to the bottom spine end. Still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000399 Sherman, Allan The Rape of the APE The Official History of the Sex Revolution 1945-1973 First Edition Hard Cover Playboy Press 1973 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ The obscening of America. APE=American Puritan Ethic. An RSVP Document (Redeeming Social Value Pornography. This book attempts to document the decay of American morals. The book is tight with just a hint of shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. A stunning copy. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture, Box Z-12 $82.50 Request Search
000778 Simons, Howard Simons' List Book First Thus Wraps Simon & Schuster 1977 New York Very Good A compendium of lists of just about everything in the United States: Recreation, geography, topography, splendor, military, nature, history, culture, sports, the most, science, transportation and more. This is a solid very good copy with light sheflwear & soiling to the covers, but no creasing. Internally, a hint of toning but still clean and free of markings. Protected in an acid-free bag. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0671226053 Reference Shelf $10.00 Place Order
000123 Sloman, Larry Reefer Madness First Edition Hard Cover Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1979 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ The history of marijuana in America. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is edge-creased and rubbed at the folds, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0672524236 Counterculture Case $30.00 Place Order
000107 Smith, Bradley F. The Shadow Warriors First Edition Hard Cover Basic Books 1983 New York Very Good Very Good OSS and the origins of the CIA. Some black & white illustrations/photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and minor dusting to the top page edges. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with light sunning to the spine, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0465077560 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000773 Spicer, Dorothy Gladys The Book of Festivals Third Edition Hard Cover Womans Press 1947 New York Very Good Very Good- Foreword by John Finely. A comprehensive study of Festivals of different peoples like: Americans, Bulgarians, the British, Estonians to name but a few. Days observed by the USSR and the Eastern Orthodox Church. Also the story of 7 different calendars. This is a solid very good reading copy in dust jacket. The book is firm with the front hinge starting and light soiling to the page edges. The dust jacket is toned with light staining and edgewear, but still overall complete and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Reference Shelf $25.00 Place Order
000603 Starkey, Marion L. The Devil in Massachusetts First Thus Trade Paperback Time, Inc. 1963 New York Very Good A modern inquiry into the Salem Witch Trials, with a new introduction by Aldous Huxley. This is a solid very good reading copy showing moderate but not severe reading stress. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Misc, Box Z-15, Storage $5.00 Place Order
000393 Sukenick, Ronald Down and In Life in the Underground First Edition Hard Cover Beech Tree Books 1987 New York Very Good Very Good Bohemian to hip to beat to rock and punk. Mutiny in American culture. Has black & white photographs. This is a solid very good copy with moderate but not severe shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with a fold crease to the upper right corner of the inner right flap, but still crisp and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0688065899 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $20.00 Place Order
000466 Thompson, Hunter S. Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail 72 First Edition Hard Cover Straight Arrow Press 1973 California Very Good Very Good Nixon, McGovern, Goldwater, the entire 1972 campaign covered by Hunter in his classic in-the-moment style. Contains black & white photographs, and great illustrations by Ralph Steadman. Second state dust jacket lacking border around photo on rear panel. This is a solid very good reading copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with moderate shelfwear (some chipping to edges), and light soiling to the page edges. The second page has a clip shadow at the top edge, otherwise clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is heavily edge-worn (largely in the form of creasing), but is still overall complete and NOT price-clipped. Still presentable and covered with a brodart. Ralph Steadman 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0879320532 Political, First Editions Case $50.00 Place Order
000467 Thompson, Hunter S. Fear and Loathing on the Campaign Trail 72 First Edition Hard Cover Straight Arrow Press 1973 California Very Good++ Very Good++ Nixon, McGovern, Goldwater, the entire 1972 campaign covered by Hunter in his classic in-the-moment style. Contains black & white photographs, and great illustrations by Ralph Steadman. Second state dust jacket lacking border around photo on rear panel. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, mainly at the spine ends and corners. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed with just a hint of shelfwear, but still attractive and covered with a brodart. Not price-clipped. Ralph Steadman 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0879320532 Political, First Editions Case $125.00 Place Order
000323 Thompson, Hunter S. Hell's Angels Second Printing Hard Cover Random House 1967 New York Very Good++ Near Fine Author's first published novel. The strange & terrible saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs. One of the best book on the Hell's Angels. This is a stunning copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with just a hint of shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is price-clipped, but otherwise crisp and free of chips rips & tears with just a hint of rubbing. The dj is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 067960331x First Edition Case $200.00 Place Order
000329 Thompson, Hunter S. Hell's Angels Reprint Hard Cover Modern Library 1999 New York Near Fine Near Fine Author's first published novel. The strange & terrible saga of the Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs. One of the best book on the Hell's Angels. With a new introduction by Douglas Brinkley. The Modern Library edition is a rare issue of this title. This is a crisp unread copy in like dust jacket. The dust jacket is covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 067960331x First Edition Case $50.00 Place Order
000312 Thompson, Hunter S. The Great Shark Hunt First Edition Hard Cover Rolling Stone Press 1979 New York Very Good Very Good The Gonzo Papers Volume 1. Strange Tales from a Strange Time. This is a great collection of Hunter's journalistic writing. Among other things, this is very strong in his political coverage: Nixon, McGovern, Carter and his own campaign on the Freak Power Ticket in Aspen. His Jean Claude Killy for Scanlans which caused quite a stink. It also reprints The Kentucky Derby Is Decadent and Depraved, which also marks the legendary meeting & first collaboration with Ralph Steadman. This is an affordable and still solid very good copy in dust jacket. The book shows moderate shelfwear (no fraying), and bumping at the spine ends. The dust jacket is rubbed with a closed tear to the lower edge of the rear panel. The dust jacket is still presentable and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0671400460 First Edition Case $50.00 Place Order
000164 Ultra Violet Famous for Fifteen Minutes First Edition Hard Cover Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers 1988 San Diego, CA, U.S.A. Very Good+ Very Good+ My years with Andy Warhol. Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and a remainder score to the top page edge. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0151302014 Counterculture Case $15.00 Place Order
000138 Viorst, Milton Fire in the Streets First Edition Hard Cover Simon & Schuster 1979 New York Very Good Very Good America in the 1960's. Viorst brilliantly re-creates the entire era through the stories of 14 men interviewed specially for this book: Allen Ginsberg, Tom Hayden, Stokely Carmichael, Jerry Rubin to name but a few. Black & white photographs. The book is in solid very good condition with a tight binding and moderate shelfwear (no fraying). Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, with a few short tears to the spine ends, and a hint of yellowing along the edges of the rear panel. Still attractive and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0671243233 Counterculture Case $17.50 Place Order
000439 Wakefield, Dan New York in the Fifties First Edition Hard Cover Houghton Mifflin Company 1992 New York Very Good++ Near Fine This is Wakefield's own pilgrim's progress through the forbidden world of free love, hot jazz, radical politics, Spanish Harlem, and psychoanalysis. Some black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with barely visible shelfwear. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0395513200 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $15.00 Place Order
000394 Warhol, Andy & Hackett, Pat POPism The Warhol Sixties First Edition Hard Cover Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers 1980 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ Andy Warhol gives the story of the sixties as he lived them. Has quality black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with the only noted flaw being a pen score (remainder?) to the top page edge which is no fading. The dust jacket is crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0151730954 Counterculture, Box Z-12 $20.00 Place Order
000106 Weil, Gunther / Metzner, Ralph / Leary, Timothy (eds) The Psychedelic Reader First Edition Hard Cover University Books 1965 New York Very Good Very Good Selected from the Psychedelic Review. Works by: Alan Watts, Sir Julian Huxley, Timothy Leary, Sanford Unger and others. Some black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear. The dust jacket is edge-creased, but still crisp and covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Counterculture Case $50.00 Place Order
000169 Welch, Neil J. & Marston, David W. Inside Hoover's F.B.I. First Edition Hard Cover Doubleday 1984 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good++ Very Good++ The top Field Chief reports. Hoover ran the FBI as his own personal fiefdom and with an autocrat's hand, demanding unswerving loyalty and obedience, as well as constant attention to regulations. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and the bottom page edge has been lightly sprayed. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0385172648 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000595 Whalen, Richard J. Catch the Falling Flag Third Printing Hard Cover Houghton Mifflin Company 1972 New York Very Good++ Very Good++ A Republican's challenge to his party. An intimate, critical portrait of Richard Nixon as campaigner. The book is clean and tight with light shelfwear, and bumping at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is rubbed, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0395137373 Political, Box Z-15, Storage $10.00 Place Order
000141 Whitmer, Peter O. & Van Wyngarden, Bruce Aquarius Revisited First Edition Hard Cover MacMillan Publishing Company 1987 New York Very Good++ Near Fine Seven who created the Sixties Counterculture that changed America: William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Ken Kesey, Timothy Leary, Norman Mailer, Tom Robbins & Hunter S. Thompson. With a line-up like that, it's no wonder that the Sixties will NEVER fade away into the shadows of history! Black & white photographs. The book is clean and tight with only light shelfwear, and rubbing at the spine ends. Internally clean and free of markings. The dust jacket is crisp and free of wear, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0026276704 Counterculture Case $20.00 Place Order
000546 Winterbotham, F. W. The Ultra Secret First Printing Mass Market Paperback Dell Books 1975 New York Very Good+ This book discusses the Allies ability to crack the German unbreakable code, knowing the most secret enemy orders and plans sometimes before the German field commanders. This is a tight copy with only light shelfwear, and minimal creasing. Internally, the pages are clean & supple, free of markings. Protected in an acid-free bag. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 044009061x Political, Counterculture Case $8.00 Place Order
000430 Wofford, Harris Of Kennedys & Kings Making Sense of the Sixties First Edition Hard Cover Farrar, Straus & Giroux, LLC 1980 New York, NY, U.S.A. Very Good Very Good+ These vivid recollections and reflections throw new light on the sidties. On John and Robert Kennedy, Coretta and Martin Luther King, and on the national and international politics of that intense period. This is a solid very good reading copy in dust jacket. The binding is firm with moderate rubbing and some fraying. The dust jacket is price-clipped with light rubbing, but still crisp and free of chips rips & tears covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0374224323 Counterculture, Box Z-13 $10.00 Place Order
000148 Wolfe, Tom Radical Chic & Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers First Edition Hard Cover Farrar, Strauss & Giroux 1970 New York Very Good Very Good The book consists of two long essays, closely related in theme and substance, both dealing with political stances and social styles in our status-minded world. The courting of Black Panthers, striking grapeworkers and Young Lords by New York's Social Elite. This is a solid very good reading copy in dust jacket. The book is tight with light shelfwear, and faint spotting to the upper board edges. The dust jacket is rubbed with a tiny stain to the bottom spine ends, but still free of chips rips & tears, covered with a brodart. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 374246009 Counterculture Case $25.00 Place Order


  • I accept checks, money orders, and PayPal
  • Shipping starts at $5.00 (most paperbacks) and $6.00 (most hardcovers) for priority mail w/ tracking number within the US.  Will be re-calculated when Zip Code is provided. Overseas will need to be quoted.
  • Please confirm availability before making payment, using record number at the beginning of each listing.  I will respond promptly with total.
  • If title is "out of stock", click link and let me know you are looking for it & I'll find a replacement copy.
  • You can scroll the page record by record, or use the Find Function for your browser [CTRL-F] for a basic search.
  • For PayPal procedure or questions about this catalog, please inquire.
Checks made payable & sent to Zack Wood

Zack Wood
Po Box 6367
Ventura, CA  93006-6367
thephildickian.com - PayPal logo.
thephildickian.com - Credit card strip.
**NOTE** Credit card payment thru PayPal only.

Back to the catalogs.