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FROM MANY LANDS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1940

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9297

Condition: Good+


350p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners bumped, spine sunned, front hinge a bit weak. 8 pages of b&w photo plates. (9-5/8"x6-1/2") View more info

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A NATION OF NATIONS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1945

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H6746

Condition: Very Good


399p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover spine sunned. Includes bibliographical notes. Order leaflet included with this book indicates that a signed copy of this title was available for purchase by mail, which this copy probably was. No. 4 of the Nation of Nations series. Puts forth the premise that the United States isn't essentially Anglo-Saxon but "the blend of cultures from many lands woven of threads from all corners of the earth. Diversity itself is the ... View more info

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DYNAMITE, THE STORY OF CLASS VIOLENCE IN AMERICA

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1931

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10303

Condition: Good +


[xii], 452p. Bookplate on front pastedown, cover corners worn to cardboard, paper label on spine is coming up and whole spine sunned. [Christian; 506] 16 b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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MY NATIVE LAND

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1943

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10140

Condition: Good +


x, 507p. Signed by author on front endpaper. A few leaves uncut on bottom edge and another few torn on bottom, jacket lightly soiled with scrapes and small tears to edges and spine sunned. B&w illustrations and 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x6") View more info

FROM MANY LANDS

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1940

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9328

Condition: Good+


350p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Cover corners bumped, spine and edges sunned. 8 pages of b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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LAUGHING IN THE JUNGLE: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF AN IMMIGRANT IN AMERICA

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1932

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11269

Condition: Good


x, 335p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Adamic relates his experiences in New York, the U.S. Army, and Los Angeles as a Slovenian immigrant during the beginning of the 20th century. Cover corners and top and bottom of spine bumped and edges and spine sunned, endpapers toned, front hinge weak at half title page. (8-7/8"x5-7/8") View more info

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GRANDSONS: A STORY OF AMERICAN LIVES

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1935

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9301

Condition: Good +


370p. Cover corners bumped and top and bottom of spine worn, back hinge weak. A tale of the grandsons of immigrants vividly portrayed. (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

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LUCAS, KING OF THE BALUCAS: THE STORY OF A CURIOUS MONARCH

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Arthur Whipple: 1935

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10425

Condition: Very Good


[23p.] Bookstore label on back pastedown, bookplate on front endpaper, jacket rubbed and lightly soiled with chips to corners. 1 of 350 copies, this copy is unsigned. [Christian; 514] B&w illustrations. (7-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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WHAT'S YOUR NAME? (THE NATION OF NATIONS SERIES, NO. 3)

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Bros.: 1942

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: G2043

Condition: Good +


[xvi], 247p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Spine sunned. [Christian; 529] (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

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YUGOSLAV PROVERBS (TEN CENT POCKET SERIES NO. 380) [COVER TITLE: LITTLE BLUE BOOK NO. 380]

By: Adamic, Louis; Compiled by & Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansas, Haldeman-Julius Co.: 1923

Seller ID: P6221

Condition: Very good


64p. Cover edges lightly sunned. Last 2 leaves list other titles in the Ten Cent Pocket Series. [Christian; 500a] (5"x3-1/2") View more info

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THE WORD OF SATAN IN THE BIBLE: CHRISTIANS RIGHTLY REGARDED ECCLESIASTES SUSPICIOUSLY (LITTLE BLUE BOOK NO. 1307)

By: Adamic, Louis; Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansas, Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1928

Edition: First

Seller ID: P5782

Condition: Good +


64p. Top front corner chipped, pages and cover edges toned, moisture stain on back. [Christian; 504] (5"x3-1/2") View more info

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THE TRUTH ABOUT AIMEE SEMPLE MCPHERSON: A SYMPOSIUM (BIG BLUE BOOK, NO. B-28)

By: Adamic, Louis; Edward Campbell, Mike Schindler, & Robert B. Mason; Edited by E. Haldeman-Julius

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansas, Haldeman-Julius Co.: 1926

Seller ID: G2182

Condition: Fair +


64p. Wraps separated at fold, inside pages torn and brittle, front corners missing. Scarce in trade. B&w photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info