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✨✧ Vito AcconciDiary Of A Body – 1969 to 1973 ... Book
Charta (Italy), 2006. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A crucial look at these key years of artist Vito Acconci – a time when the artist was becoming a key figure in the emerging world of performance art, and using his own body as a canvas to communicate with the world! Most of Acconci's important "pieces" from this time involved him ... read more Book

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Dawn Ades & Alison McCleanRevolution On Paper – Mexican Prints 1910 to 1960 ... Book
British Museum (UK), 2009. New Copy ... $10.99 37.50
The paper print was a key political force in Mexico during the 20th Century – explosive in its power during the revolution of the teens, with a continuing impact over decades that's well-documented here – in a lavish book that's filled with vintage images, as well as some surprisingly ... read more Book

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✨✧ Renata AdlerAfter The Tall Timber – Collected Nonfiction (hardcover) ... Book
New York Review Of Books, Late 60s/1970s/1980s/1990s/2000s. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A fantastic collection of nonfiction work from Renata Adler – a writer we first discovered through her inventive fiction, but one who's got a much greater history as a journalist – including decades of work for the New Yorker and other publications! This huge book brings together some ... read more Book
(Spine has a small remainder mark.)

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✨✧ Renata AdlerSpeedboat ... Book
New York Review Of Books, 1976. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A fantastic book from Renata Adler – a greatly under-acknowledged talent of the 70s, but one who should have been huge, given the strength of Speedboat! The book is amazing – almost a collection of short stories, but worked together as a novel of sorts – but one as these ... read more Book
(Spine has a small remainder mark.)

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Airboy & ValkyrieComplete Golden Age Airboy & Valkyrie (hardcover) ... Book
CSP, Late 40s. New Copy ... $6.99 24.99
One of the best-remembered features of the Golden Age of comics – presented here in a beautiful hardcover package! Airboy was part aviation adventure – ala Blackhawk – and part young male fantasy – ala Terry & The Pirates – but the strip was something special all ... read more Book

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✨✧ All Star ComicsArchives Volume 0 (hardcover) ... Book
DC Comics, 2006. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
The birth of a legend – the first two issues of All Star Comics, the important Golden Age publication that soon gave birth to the Justice Society Of America! These first two issues feature individual stories from later JSA members The Spectre, Flash, Green Lantern, Hawkman, Johnny Thunder, ... read more Book

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✨✧ Kingsley AmisEnding Up ... Book
New York Review Of Books, 1974. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Kingsley Amis at his best – working in the kind of modes that almost make him the British literary equivalent to director Mike Leigh – with all of the wit and social sensitivity that might imply! The story is set in an old folks home – Tuppenyhappeny Cottage – and is ... read more Book
(Spine has a small remainder mark.)

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Kingsley AmisLucky Jim ... Book
New York Review Of Books, 1953. New Copy ... $5.99 14.95
The book that forever cemented the career of writer Kingsley Amis – and a groundbreaking bit of postwar fiction from the British scene – a work that set the tone for English wit and social critique for decades to come! Jim Dixon is a junior member of a small-time university – ... read more Book
(Spine has a small remainder mark.)

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Kingsley AmisOld Devils ... Book
New York Review Of Books, 1986. New Copy ... $4.99 14.95
One of the last great achievements of writer Kingsley Amis – a book in which all his wit and social focus comes to bear with an incredibly strong bite! The book focuses on an aging set of Welsh couples who spend their golden years drinking and arguing – content enough in their own ... read more Book
(Spine has a small remainder mark.)

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Kingsley AmisTake A Girl Like You ... Book
New York Review Of Books, 1960. New Copy ... $4.99 15.95
A surprisingly heartfelt book from Kingsley Amis – one that's still got all the wit and sharpness of his other works of the time, but which might actually have a redemptive strand in there somewhere amidst the satire! The protagonist is Jenny Bunn – a North English teacher, working in ... read more Book
(Spine has a small remainder mark.)

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Murphy AndersonBuck Rogers In The 25th Century – The Complete Sudays 1958 to 1959 (hardcover) ... Book
Hermes, 2014. New Copy ... $15.99 40.00
One of our favorite sci-fi comics artists ever – presented here in a short but wonderful run on the Buck Rogers Sunday pages of the late 50s! Murphy Anderson is a genius – an artist whose work on DC titles like Hawkman, Strange Adventures, Mystery In Space, and even Superman helped ... read more Book

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Tim J AndersonMaking Easy Listening – Material Culture & Postwar American Recording ... Book
University Of Minnesota Press, 2006. New Copy ... $4.99 25.00
A very deep look at the rise of easy listening in the postwar years – the transformation of instrumental styles to a particular kind of mood music that had a huge rise in sales during the 50s and 60s! Author Tim Anderson looks at a wide number of factors here – including workings of ... read more Book

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✨✧ Bob Bach & Ginger MercerJohnny Mercer – The Life, Times & Song Lyrics Of Our Huckleberry Friend ... Book
Cherokee, 2009. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A pretty great book about the wonderful songwriter Johnny Mercer – key force behind the birth of Capitol Records, and a whole host of songs and careers in the 20th Century! The book's about the size of a songbook, and does include lyrics to a number of classic Mercer tunes – but it's ... read more Book

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Philip Bailey with Keith & Kent ZimmermanShining Star – Braving The Elements Of Earth, Wind & Fire ... Book
Plume, 2015. New Copy ... $4.99 16.00
The story of Earth Wind & Fire, told by mainmain Philip Bailey – at a level that really gets at some of the more interesting moments the group experienced on its road to superstardom! Bailey's presentation of the material is very down to earth – the book is clearly an oral history, ... read more Book
(Small remainder mark on spine.)

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Matt BakerCanteen Kate (hardcover) ... Book
CSP, Early 50s. New Copy ... $8.99 28.99
Rare work from the great Matt Baker – a cartoonist best known for his sexy superhero Phantom Lady in the 40s, and for a number of other "good girl" features during the golden age of comics! Canteen Kate comes from a few years later – all these strips ran in the first few ... read more Book

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Stuart BakerBlack Fire New Spirits – Images Of A Revolution – Radical Jazz In The USA 1960 to 1975 (hardcover) ... Book
Soul Jazz (UK), 2014. New Copy ... $15.99 49.95
A stunning book of photographs to stand alongside the excellent album art books done by the Soul Jazz label – a treasure trove of hardly-seen images of some of the best underground musicians of the 60s and 70s – and a great antidote to the sorts of jazz books that are only just filled ... read more Book

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Danzig Baldaev & Sergei VasilievSoviets (hardcover) ... Book
Fuel Design (UK), 2014. New Copy ... $8.99 32.95
Amazing images from the darkest years of the Soviet Union – a series of political cartoons by Danzig Baldaev, complete with full text translations and explanations of all the tricky issues within – plus some additional photographs by Sergei Vasiliev, showing some of the under-exposed ... read more Book

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Jonathan BarliVIP – The Mad World Of Virgil Partch (hardcover) ... Book
Fantagraphics, 2013. New Copy ... $11.99 49.99
A fantastic book on the mad artwork of Virgil Partch – an overlooked mid-century illustrator, and one whose material had all the biting wit of Mad Magazine legends like Don Martin or Bill Elder! Partch sometimes worked for higher-class publications – and specialized in satiric cartoons ... read more Book

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✨✧ Liz BarrettPizza – A Slice Of American History (hardcover) ... Book
Voyageur, 2014. New Copy ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A beautiful book on the history of pizza in America – one that's filled with countless photos and other images – and a wealth of knowledge on the ways that the pie has transformed around the US! The book's an especially valuable look at the many different regional styles – with ... read more Book

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Peter BenjaminsonMary Wells – The Tumultuous Life Of Motown's First Superstar (paperback) ... Book
Chicago Review Press, 2012. New Copy ... $11.99 16.99
A stunning look at the great Mary Wells – one of Motown's first female acts of the 60s, and one of the decade's most important early soul figures as well! Mary's work on record is very well-known, but the story behind the music is completely different, and surprisingly dark at times – ... read more Book
 
 



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