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Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction At the Thirtieth Annual Session Held in the City of Atlanta, May 6-12, 1903

By: Barrows, Isabel C. (Ed. )

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbus, Press of Fred J. Heer: 1903

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13915


Light edge and corner wear with light overall aging. Also, a stamp from a seminary on ffep but no other school or library indicators. Still square and securely bound. ; B&W Frontispiece and Foldout Chart; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 640 pages; Annual report from this conference of charities. Many interesting articles and reports, often dealing with children, disease, and mental illness. These reports show how the social programs of today had their beginnnings. Signed John ... View more info

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Eugenics Pamphlets 16

By: Eugenics Society of Northern California

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sacramento, Eugenics Society of Northern California: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15547


Pamphlet in self-wraps with photograph of grapes. This pamphlet has light aging and an old and light vertical crease, probably from a long-ago fold. Overall, a remarkably nice copy. Eugenics was a rather prominent undercurrent in science in the first half of the 20th century that culminated in Hitler. (George Bernard Shaw was also a proponent.) This pamphlet gives a frightening example of what groups in the US were suggesting and the attitude they presented. Articles sta... View more info

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Nigger

By: Kennedy, Randall

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pantheon: 2002

Edition: 11th Printing

Seller ID: 5551


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