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  1. 96262

    Provenance: from the publisher's..."> First edition, first impression. Described on the front of the dust jacket as "the first book on an important topic" in the run up to the 1929 General Election, also known as the "Flapper Election" because it was the first election in which women over the age of 21 were allowed to vote.

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  2. 96263
    First edition, first impression. Described on the front of the dust jacket as "the first book on an important topic" in the run up to the 1929 General Election, also known as the "Flapper Election" because it was the first election in which women over the age of 21 were allowed to vote. Learn More
    £35

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  3. 96372
    First edition, first impression. Commissioned by Gollancz, who wrote to Pethick-Lawrence (former Financial Secretary to the Treasury under the second Labour government) on 31 August 1931 with an outline of the book, which offers a lucid explanation of the political and financial crisis of that summer. It was swiftly produced... Learn More
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  4. 96190
    First edition, first impression.
    Provenance: from the publisher's archive of Victor Gollancz (1893-1967), one of the revolutionary figures of 20th-century publishing. Everything about Gollancz was distinctive, from his business practices - he flouted convention, backed newcomers extravagantly, and held unique sway over... Learn More
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  5. 96194
    First edition, first impression. Cole was one of the leading British socialist thinkers of his day. "He also concentrated throughout the 1930s on writing books about themes of general interest which he hoped would reach a broader audience than either academic texts or socialist polemics" (ODNB). Learn More
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  6. 96264
    First edition, first impression. Allen Hutt (1901-1973) journalist and political activist. "After a spell at the International Lenin School and two years as chief sub-editor at the newly launched Daily Worker (1930-32), Hutt produced a series of books on British working-class politics, most of them developing historical... Learn More
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  7. 96259
    First edition, first impression. The publisher's archive copy with their stamp on the half title. James Frederick "Fred" Henderson (1867-1957) was a British socialist writer and Labour Party politician. His book The Case for Socialism (1911) was highly influential. Learn More
    £35

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  8. 96189
    First edition, first impression of this anti-militarist political and economic study, and the author's most overtly Marxist work. From the publisher's archive, with their stamp to the front panel of the jacket and the front pastedown. Learn More
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  9. 96200
    First edition, first impression of this anti-militarist political and economic study, and the author's most overtly Marxist work. From the publisher's archive. Learn More
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  10. 96335
    First edition, first impression. A study of the tithe laws - part of Wallace's campaign against their imposition, and a call for reform.
    Provenance: from the publisher's archive of Victor Gollancz (1893-1967), one of the revolutionary figures of 20th-century publishing. Everything about Gollancz was distinctive, from... Learn More
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  11. 96267
    First edition, first impression. "Major Douglas Examined!" shouts the dust jacket: an important contribution to the literature concerning the Social Credit theory of Major C. H. Douglas. This was hotly debated in the 1920s and 30s and influenced, in particular, the work and thinking of the poet Ezra Pound. "Attempts to discredit... Learn More
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  12. Thorstein Veblen and His America.
    First UK edition, first impression. A study of Veblen and his work, first published in the US the preceding year. From the publisher's archive with their stamp to the half-title. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 94295

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  13. Thorstein Veblen and His America.
    First UK edition, first impression of this study of Veblen and his work, first published in the US the preceding year. The publisher's retained copy with their stamp to the front panel of the dust jacket and the front pastedown. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 94298

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  14. 96270
    First edition, first impression. Sir Richard William Barnes Clarke (1910-1975) journalist and civil servant. At the time of publication Clarke was working at the Financial News, later amalgamated with the Financial Times, where his most lasting achievement was to devise the ordinary share index - still, as the FT index,... Learn More
    £40

    Stock Code: 96270

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  15. 96349
    Second edition, second impression (the so-called "cheap" edition). First published in 1938, Strachey's pamphlet sold more than 250,000 copies within two months of publication (ODNB). The publisher's archive copy, with their stamp to the title page. Learn More
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  16. 96352
    Second edition, first impression. First published in 1838, Strachey's pamphlet sold more than 250,000 copies within two months of publication (ODNB).

    Provenance: from the publisher's archive of Victor Gollancz (1893-1967), one of the revolutionary figures of 20th-century publishing. Everything about Gollancz was... Learn More
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