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[Baton Rouge-?]: the newsletter, . 27p., 8.5x11 inch sheets stapled at upper left, very good. OCLC lists only one incomplete run at Northern Illinois University, missing this issue. Text in Malay and English. No place of publication stated, but a poem includes the line "Let's examine the roots / of...
Singapore: The Advertising and Publicity Bureau Ltd, 1939. Paperback. 76p., plenty of b&w photography throughout, and some color portraits of big wigs & royal appurtenances, these pix mounted on cardstock inserts. Generic promotional stuff, softbound in 10x7.5 inch yapp-edged wraps. A very good clean copy, even the overlapping edges are.....
Providence: Lost Roads, 1995. 62p., scattered b&w illustrations, square 7.3 inch glossy wraps featuring b&w selfportrait in oils (photoportrait at the back). A fine copy. Texts range from postmodern fancy to children's-story plain. Foo, born in Malaya, lives in New York; Karl Barx was a beagle who lived with Foo.....
[Santa Cruz]: Inscriptions, 1988. 154p., xeroxed illustrations in the text, professionally typeset xeroxed booklet in 8.5 x 5.5 inch copyshop wraps. Mildest signs of handling. Papers presented at a day-long conference at UC Santa Cruz, geared to a half-dozen texts familiar to the participants.
Mahwah NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 1996. xiv, 128p., first edition laminated boards; p.7 bears a bracketed comment in ink, an else clean copy, entirely sound. Everyday Communication: case studies of behavior in context; other volumes expound the "Linguistic performance of auctioneers and sportscasters," and "Confrontation talk / talk radio"
Kuching, Sarawak: Borneo Literature Bureau, 1971. Hardcover. 205p., coated paperstock throughout with profuse captioned b&w photography, texts in four languages; later printing of an item first issued in 1962. Hardbound, 10.5x7.5 inch red oilcloth boards gilt in photodecorated dust jacket, casing faintly yawns, jacket is rubbed with some small tears...
London: Movement for Colonial Freedom, . Four-panel brochure, very good, 5.5x8.5 inches. Argues that SEATO has usually "acted as a prop for reactionary and unrepresentative governments and has helped to suppress the struggle of the people for national freedom and economic independence."
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1935. Hardcover. 316p. An extraordinarily sharp-looking copy, hardbound first edition in green boards with spine-label in blue and yellow, art-deco dust jacket. We see no flaws in appearance, completely fresh, sound and clean. A novel by a Harvard professor of medicine, who had penned a....