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Foreign Parts  -  A Singer's Journal, Allen, Thomas
1 Allen, Thomas Foreign Parts - A Singer's Journal
London Sinclair-Stevenson 1993 1856192520 / 9781856192521 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Signed by Author
SIGNED BY THOMAS ALLEN on title page with dedication 'To Pat with best wishes'. A Very Good+ clean, tight and unmarked copy with a decorative book plate to half title page with slight age darkening to page edges. Dustjacket is also VG+ and has just a liitle wear to edges and is not price clipped. 238 pages. 31 illustrations. Sir Thomas Boaz Allen, is the internationally renowned baritone noted particularly for his role as Count Almaviva in Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. This, his first book, starts in 1991 in Salzburg where he was to open a year of international performances for Mozart's bi-centenary, he reflects on his life and provides insights into his roles and the different productions. He paints a picture of a singer's life which is surprising in its frankness. 
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Writing in Ancient Western Asia  -  Its Origin and Development from Pictures to Letters, Anonymous
2 Anonymous Writing in Ancient Western Asia - Its Origin and Development from Pictures to Letters
London The Trustees of the British Museum 1968 0714110701 / 9780714110707 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
White titles on black vinyl binder which has metal opening clips. Comprises 42 coloured slides with accompanying notes, contained in a clear plastic sheet. 8 page essay on I- Cuneiform Writing; II - The Alphabet - A - Egyptian Hieroglyphs, B - Semitic Alphabet, C - Greek and Roman Alphabet. SCARCE TO FIND WITH ALL SLIDES PRESENT 
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Africa - The Art of a Continent  -  100 Works of Power and Beauty, Appiah, Kwame Anthony and Blier, Suzanne Preston and Gates, Louis (jr) and Eyo, Ekpo and Mark, Peter
3 Appiah, Kwame Anthony and Blier, Suzanne Preston and Gates, Louis (jr) and Eyo, Ekpo and Mark, Peter Africa - The Art of a Continent - 100 Works of Power and Beauty
New York Guggenheim Museum 1996 0810968940 / 9780810968943 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
A Fine unmarked copy in blue cloth boards with VG+ dustjacket which has a rub mark to rear. A very large format volume of viii + 191 pages. Fully illustrated in colour. Inspired by a landmark exhibition of art on view at the Guggenheim Museum, this book provides an accessible overview to one of the world's great art traditions. This book presents masterworks organizes into seven geographical area - Ancient Egypt and Nubia, eastern Africa, southern Africa, central Africa, Western Africa and the Guinea Coast, Sahel and Savanna, and northern Africa. Introduction by Cornel West and preface by Thomas Krens with essays by five others. PLEASE NOTE: A LARGE HEAVY VOLUME OF 1.7 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST 
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Summa Theologica - Accuratissime Emendata Ac Annotationibus Ex Auctoribus Probatis et Conciliorum Pontificumque Definitionibus Ad Fidum et Mores Pertinentibus Illustrata, Aquinatis, S. Thomae - Doctoris Angelici et Omnium Scholarum Catholicarum Patroni (editio eminentissimo Cardinali Josepho Pecci)
4 Aquinatis, S. Thomae - Doctoris Angelici et Omnium Scholarum Catholicarum Patroni (editio eminentissimo Cardinali Josepho Pecci) Summa Theologica - Accuratissime Emendata Ac Annotationibus Ex Auctoribus Probatis et Conciliorum Pontificumque Definitionibus Ad Fidum et Mores Pertinentibus Illustrata
Parisiis P. Lethielleux 1939 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
COMPLETE 5 VOLUME SET. ALL LATIN EDITION. Black cloth boards which are very clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally very clean, tight and unmarked. Marbled endpapers. All edges blue speckled. Printed in double column format. A Very Good+ set. Editio Quarta. Tomus Primus - Continens Primam Secundae iv + 594 pages; Tomus Secundus - Continens Primam Secundae iv + 620 pages; Tomus Tertius - Continens Secundam Secundae xii + 887 pages; Tomus Quartus - Continens Tertiam Partem; Tomus Quintus - Continens Supplementum et Indices. **** A HEAVY LARGE SET OF 7.7 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL NEED TO BE SENT BY COURIER AT ADDITIONAL COST TO QUOTED AMOUNT **** SAINT THOMAS AQUINAS, SUMMA THEOLOGICA, CARDINAL JOSEPH PECCI 
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Théâtre, Augier, Émile
5 Augier, Émile Théâtre
Paris Michel Lévy Fréres 1856 Couverture Rigide Très Bon No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
CINQ VOLUMES. Très Bon Etat. Quelque rouseurs. Marques mineures. Tampon aveugle de Georges Fagot (dramaturge). Vol.1 - Gabrielle - Comédie en cinq actes et en vers. 111 pages. 1856. Nouvelle edition; Le Joueur de Flute - Comédie un acte en vers. 64 pages. 1851. Édition Originale; Philiberte - Comédie en trois actes et en vers.104 pages. 1853. Troisième Édition. Vol.2 - Les Lionnes Pauvres - Pièce en cinq actes en prose. par Émile Augier et Édouard Foussier. 92 pages. 1858. Édition Originale; L Jeunesse - Comédie en cinq actes et en vers. 127 pages. 1858. Édition Originale; L'Aventurière - Comédie en quatre actes,en vers. 113 pages.1892. Nouvelle Édition; Vol.3 - Les Effrontés - Comédie en cinq actes en prose. 142 pages. Sixième Édition; Le Fils de Giboyer - Comédie en cinq actes en prose. 151 pages. 1863. Huitième Édition; Le Marriage D'Olympe - Pièce en trois actes, en prose. 107 pages. 1867. Nouvelle Édition; Le Gendre de M. Poirier - Comédie en quatre actes,en prose par Émile Augier et Jules Sandeau. 93 pages. 1884. Nouvelle Édition; Maitre Guérin - Comédie en cinq actes en prose. 156 pages. 1876. Nouvelle Édition; La Contagion - Comédie en cinq actes en prose. 135 pages. 1866. Nouvelle Édition; Lions et Renards - Comédie en cinq actes en prose. 176 pages. 1870. Deuxième Édition; Madame Caverlet - Pièce en quatre actes en prose. 110 pages. 1877. Quatrième Édition; Les Fourchambault - Comédie en cinq actes. 152 pages. 1884. Vingt-Deuxième Édition. **** DÉBALLÉ POIDS EST 2.52 KILO PEUT EXIGER D'APPOINT FRAIS DE PORT **** 
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Black is Beautiful  -  Rubens to Dumas, Boele, Vincent and Haarnack, Carl and Others
6 Boele, Vincent and Haarnack, Carl and Others Black is Beautiful - Rubens to Dumas
Uitgeverji B.V. Waanders 2008 9040084971 / 9789040084973 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A near Fine unmarked copy which has gentle bumping to corner tips else Fine. 388 pages. Fully colour illustrated. A catalogue created for the exhibition 'Black is Beautiful. Rubens to Dumas' in De Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam, from 26 July to 26 October 2008, organised by De Nieuwe Kerk and Hermitage Amsterdam. The book Surveys images of blacks in Dutch and Flemish art from the Renaissance to the present and covers Western Europe, Belgium and the Netherlands. Essays included: 'Blacks' in court culture in the period 1300-1900. Propaganda and consolation by Esther Schreuder; The Black Magus in the Netherlands. From Memling to Rubens by Jean Michel Massing; Goltzius, Rubens and the beauties of the night by Elizabeth McGrath; Black models in Dutch art between 1580 and 1800. Fact and fiction by Elmer Kolfin;'Swart' (black) in the Netherlands. Africans and Creoles in the Northern Netherlands from the Middle Ages to the twentieth century by Carl Haarnack and Dienke Hondius; Black is Beautiful, black is hot. The attraction of black culture by Esther Schreuder; On 'painting from negroes' and Jan Sluijters' favourite model Tonia Stieltjes by Jacqueline de Raad; Double Black by Adi Martis. PLEASE NOTE: A HEAVY VOLUME OF 1.245 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST **** SCARCE **** 
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A Farewell To The Rock  -  Escape from Alcatraz, Bruce, J. Campbell
7 Bruce, J. Campbell A Farewell To The Rock - Escape from Alcatraz
London Hammond, Hammond 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
First UK Edition, May 1964. Silver title and Alcatraz Prison motif on brown boards which are clean and unmarked with no wear nor bumping. Internally very clean, tight and unmarked. A Very Good+ copy. Dustjacket by Blofeld is not price clipped and has some wear to edges and small closed tears but is still an attractive copy G+. Based on the true story of Frank Lee Morris, whose escape from Alcatraz in 1962 made world headlines, written by a veteran newspaperman. The book relates the fantastic and bizarre tales that have characterized Alcatraz in the public's imagination since it became a prison for the most dangerous criminals and highlighted by the later film. **** SCARCE WITH DUSTJACKET **** 
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Norman Rockwell  -  Artist and Illustrator, Buechner, Thomas S.
8 Buechner, Thomas S. Norman Rockwell - Artist and Illustrator
New York Harry N. Abrams 1970 0810904527 / 9780810904521 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall 
A near Fine unmarked copy with Very Good+ dustjacket. A very large heavy volume of 328 pages - 44 x 32 centimetres. 614 illustrations including 111 in full colour. 'Norman Rockwell's subject is average America. He has painted it with such benevolent affection for so many years that a truly remarkable history has been compiled. Through wars, depression, civil strife, and the exploration of space, he has drawn subjects from the everyday happenings of which most lives are made. Millions of people have been moved by his picture stories about the awkardness of youth and the comforts of age, about pride in country, history, and heritage, about reverence, loyalty, and compassion. The virtues that he admires are very popular, and because he illustrates them using familiar people in familiar settings with wonderful accuracy, he describes the American Dream'. These words from Thomas S. Buechner, distinguished director of the Brooklyn Museum, explain Rockwell's enduring charm. And this volume, with its superb reproductions, including two-, three-, and even four-page spreads and foldouts in full colour, finally does justice to an artist whose works have most often been seen only in the impermanent mediums of magazines and calendars. The author discusses Rockwell's life and career, from his early training, through the development of his mature style, to his interest in the major social issues; particularly fascinating is the section devoted to the artist's technique, detailing the steps that may be involved from the first rough-idea sketch to the finished painting. A full index of the works by category helps to make the volume an invaluable addition to the history of American illustration. PLEASE NOTE: A VERY LARGE HEAVY VOLUME OF 4.7 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST 
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Romantic Records of Distinguished Families Being the Second Series of the Anecdotes of the Aristocracy, Burke, J. Bernard
9 Burke, J. Bernard Romantic Records of Distinguished Families Being the Second Series of the Anecdotes of the Aristocracy
London E. Churton 1851 Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Gilt titles on red cloth boards which have blind embossed pattern. TWO VOLUMES. Small removal to spine head on Vol. 2 and some wear to spine head on Vol.1, age dust marking to top edge and some foxing to endpapers, else clean, tight and unmarked. Vol. 1 has the armorial book plate of Thos. Griffith. Vol. 1 - 336 pages, Vol.2 - 334 pages. Second edition. The author is Sir John Bernard Burke noted for his 'The Peerage' and 'Baronetage'. **** A HEAVY SET OF 1.0 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE EXTRA SHIPPING COST **** 
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Travellers Discovering Norway in the Last Century  -  An Anthology, Butenschon, B.A.  (edited by)
10 Butenschon, B.A. (edited by) Travellers Discovering Norway in the Last Century - An Anthology
Oslo Dreyers Forlag 1968 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Gilt title and decoration on full red leather boards with large blind embossed decoration to front. Boards are very clean with no wear. Top edge gilt. Internally very clean and unmarked. A Near Fine copy. Bound by H.M. Refsum, Oslo. Dustjacket has some wear to edges and some foxing to back. 251 pages. Coloured frontispiece and illustrated throughout with contemporary illustrations in monochrome. An anthology of British and American descriptions of Norwegian scenery and life in the 19th century in 16 chapters. Text is in English. A most attractive volume. **** SCARCE IN FULL LEATHER BINDING **** 
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Mapas Abiertos: Fotografia Latinoamericana, 1991-2002, Castellote, Alejandro
11 Castellote, Alejandro Mapas Abiertos: Fotografia Latinoamericana, 1991-2002
Barcelona Lunwerg Editores 2003 847782942X / 9788477829423 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Tapa Dura. Este libro se centra en la creación fotográfica latinoamericana desde 1991 a 2002. Un periodo en el que el debate sobre las identidades culturales fue especialmente activo. La fotografía no se ha mantenido ajena a este proceso; de hecho, durante esa década se produjo la definitiva integración de la fotografía en el mundo del arte. La multiplicidad de los puntos de vista expuestos pretende ofrecer una visión panorámica que muestre el amplísimo espectro creativo de la fotografía latinoamericana. UN GRAN LIBRO PESADO DE 2,75 kilo - REQUIERE ENVIO ADICIONAL 
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The Green, Green Grass, Croft-Cooke, Rupert
12 Croft-Cooke, Rupert The Green, Green Grass
London W.H. Allen 1977 0491018363 / 9780491018364 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A Very Good+ clean, tight and unmarked copy with no inscriptions which has dust marking to top edge and age toning to endpapers. Dustjacket by Val Biro is near Fine and is not price clipped. 192 pages. With, the twenty-fourth and final book in his autobiographical series, Rupert Croft-Cooke (1903-1979) completed the remarkable sequence which he called 'The Sensual World'. The subject is basically his return home after many years abroad. In 1974 Croft-Cooke suffered a stroke and found walking and writing difficult in his remaining years and no longer able to right in cursive script, he completed 'The Green, Green Grass', his last published work, by laboriously writing pages in block letters and having his long time companion Joseph type it. Very uncommon to find in such very good condition with a dustjacket. **** NOT AN EX LIBRARY COPY **** 
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Speak Truth to Power  -  Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World, Cuomo, Kerry Kennedy and Adams, Eddie
13 Cuomo, Kerry Kennedy and Adams, Eddie Speak Truth to Power - Human Rights Defenders Who Are Changing Our World
New York Crown 2000 0812930622 / 9780812930627 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Signed by Author
SIGNED BY AUTHOR TO HALF TITLE PAGE WITH NO DEDICATION. Silver and blind embossed title on red boards which have a line of fading to front top edge and a touch of wear to spine head and tail and lower corner tips. Internally Fine and unmarked. Dustjacket has small losses to lower spine and lower front with creasing along top and bottom edges. A very large format volume of 256 pages. The book presents an inspiring rainbow of heroes from more than 35 countries and 5 continents. In searing and uplifting interviews, veteran human rights defender Kerry Kennedy Cuomo examines the quality of courage with women and men who are dramatically changing the course of events in their communities and countries. Accompanying the interviews are a powerful series of portraits by world-renowned, Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Eddie Adams. Among the activists are some well known ones in the fight against oppression and mistreatment of people around the world, such as Baltasar Garzón, Vaclav Havel, Sister Helen Prejean, Marian Wright Edelman, The Dalai Lama, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, José Ramon-Horta, Rigoberta Menchú-Tum, and Bobby Muller. PLEASE NOTE: A HEAVY VOLUME OF 1.98 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST 
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The Road to Kaluga, Dean, Dinah
14 Dean, Dinah The Road to Kaluga
London Heinemann 1974 0434183008 / 9780434183005 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Gold title on black boards which are clean and unmarked with a small indentation to rear top edge. Internally there is usual age darkening to page edges else clean, tight and unmarked. A Very Good+ copy. Dustjacket has some marks to back and a little wear to back top edge and is not price clipped and is quite bright and clean to front and spine and has a protective cover fitted. An historical FIRST NOVEL by the author (1928 - 2009) which commences her Russian series and is set at the time Napoleon is pushing the Russians back towards Moscow. The wounded Major Orlov, fearing that the wounded would be left at Smolensk, leads a company of wounded Russian soldiers, and the recently met Countess Irina Barova, to Kaluga and safety. A vivid recreation of the horrors of the Napoleonic War. **** THE SCARCE FIRST EDITION **** **** NOT EX LIB **** 
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Hessian Tapestry, Duff, David
15 Duff, David Hessian Tapestry
London Frederick Muller 1967 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Gold titles and armorial shileds on black cloth boards which are unmarked with no wear. Internally very clean, tight and unmarked. A near Fine copy. Dustjacket is also near Fine. 414 pages. Portrait frontispiece of Alice, Princess of Great Britain and Ireland, Wife of Grand Duke Louis IV of Hesse and the Rhine. 24 illustrations. Fold-out genealogical tables of the descent of the Hessian, Danish and British Royal Houses: their intermarriage and connection to other European Royal Houses; Descendants of Grand Duke Louis IV of Hesse and the Rhine, and Princess Alice of Great Britain. Second impression December 1967 (first was also 1967). The book is the authorised story of an eventful century in the history of one of the oldest families in Europe, of which Britain's Prince Charles is the 35th generation of known descendants. It begins in 1843 with the birth of Princess Alice, second daughter of Queen Victoria, and ends with the death of her last surviving child in 1953. Enriched with hitherto unpublished extracts from the reminiscences of the first Marquess and Marchioness of Milford Haven, it is the story of a closely-knit royal family facing the heartpangs of divided loyalties in five wars and handicapped by the inheritance of a dread disease. Princess Alice married Prince Louis of Hesse and the Rhine at the time of the making of Bismarck's Germany. Princess Alice once said 'I dare say Royalty is nonsense and it may be better if it was swept away...' Yet her daughter became Empress of Russia, her niece Queen of Spain, her grand-daughter Queen of Sweden, her son the last reigning Grand Duke of Hesse and the Rhine, her grandson Viceroy of India and her great-grandson husband of the British Queen. Her children married into the families of Romanoff and Battenberg, Coburg and Hohenzollern. NOT EX LIBRARY 
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An Anthology of African Art  -  The Twentieth Century, Fall, N'Goné and Pivin, Jean Loup
16 Fall, N'Goné and Pivin, Jean Loup An Anthology of African Art - The Twentieth Century
New York/Paris Distributed Art Publishers/Revue Noire Editions 2002 1891024388 / 9781891024382 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
A Fine unmarked copy with near Fine dustjacket. A very large format volume of 408 pages. N’Goné Fall is an independent curator, art critic, and consultant in cultural engineering, and was editorial director of the Paris-based contemporary African art magazine Revue Noire from 1994 to 2001. This volume presents a theoretical, historical, geographical and critical map of art in Sub-Saharan Africa. Contributions by about 30 international experts discuss the birth of art schools in the 1930s, the development of urban design and public art, the role played by socially conscious art during various independence movements, and the works of hundreds of artists in every medium and context from Ethiopia, Nigeria, and the Belgian Congo to Ghana, Senegal and Angola. Beautifully illustrated in color and black and white. PLEASE NOTE: A HEAVY VOLUME OF 2.80 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST 
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De l'existence et des Attributs de Dieu, Entretiens sur la Religion, Discours Philosophique sur l'Amour de Dieu, Lettres sur Divers Sujets de Métaphysique et de Religion, Dialogues sur L'éloquence, Fénelon  -  Archevêque de Cambrai    (François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon)
17 Fénelon - Archevêque de Cambrai (François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon) De l'existence et des Attributs de Dieu, Entretiens sur la Religion, Discours Philosophique sur l'Amour de Dieu, Lettres sur Divers Sujets de Métaphysique et de Religion, Dialogues sur L'éloquence
Paris Firmin Didot Fréres 1853 Couverture Rigide Très Bon No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Avec 'Mémoire et Lettre sur les Occupations de l'Académie Française, Lettre sur les Anciens et les Modernes, Discours de Réception à l'Académie Française, Lettre à Louis XIV.' Titre l'or sur demi cuir. Tranches marbrées. Quelque rouseurs. Portrait frontispice. 572 pages. Très Bon etat. 
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The Temptation of Saint Antony, Flaubert, Gustave
18 Flaubert, Gustave The Temptation of Saint Antony
London H. S. Nichols 1895 First Thus Cloth Good TEG No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall S. Gorski 
Very Scarce Authorised edition translated by D. F. Hannigan. 9 Illustrations of original designs after S. Gorski. Pictorial gilt cover of two voluptious maidens and St. Antony and spine with gilt ornate decoration and lettering. Pictorial extra title page from which the cover is taken tissue protected from frontispiece. Bumping to head and tail of spine not detracting from the appeal of this highly decorative volume. Very slight fading to edges of contents consistent with it's age else internally clean and unmarked. Decorative bookplate ( By Biro, 1946) of Paul Tabori to verso of frontispiece. 
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Ringside  -  The Boxing Photographs of James A. Fox, Fox, James A.
19 Fox, James A. Ringside - The Boxing Photographs of James A. Fox
London Thames and Hudson 2001 0500510695 / 9780500510698 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
A near Fine unmarked copy (Fine apart from bumping to front top corner) with VG dustjacket which has a little creasing to edges. A very large format volume of 192 pages. 100 duotone photographs. An editor-in-chief of the world-renowned Magnum agency, James A. Fox worked with many of the most famous names in photography. However, for almost 30 years he has also led a secret life as a photographer himself, documenting the world of boxing. The hard-won trust and long-standing friendships he has found there have allowed him unprecedented access behind the scenes of this dramatic and dangerous sport. The result is a remarkably powerful collection that reveals the public and the private faces of the 'noble art' at its most enthralling. PLEASE NOTE: A HEAVY VOLUME OF 2.1 KILO UNPACKED WEIGHT WHICH WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING COST **** NOT EX LIB **** 
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Speaking Back  -  The Free Speech Versus Hate Speech Debate, Gelber, Katharine
20 Gelber, Katharine Speaking Back - The Free Speech Versus Hate Speech Debate
Amsterdam John Benjamins Publishing 2002 9027226911 / 9789027226914 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A Fine unmarked copy in laminated boards free from inscriptions. As new. ix + 176 pages. Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture Series that investigate from a linguistic/discourse-analytic point of view. The book proposes an original policy framework for addressing hate speech. Gelber argues that a policy designed to provide support to affected groups and communities to enable them to speak back when hate speech occurs, is more useful way of addressing the harms of hate speech than punitive measures. She suggests that 'speaking back' allows the affected groups to contradict the messages contained in the words of the hate speakers, and to counteract the silencing, disempowering and marginalising effects of hate speech. Her argument uniquely synthesises the ideas of defending the importance of participating in speech, recognising the harms of hate speech and acknowledging that targeted groups may require assistance to respond. 
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