GRAPH BOOKS: PRINTED MATTER FROM RADICAL ART AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS.
FEMINIST HISTORIANS OF MATERIAL CULTURE.

Hand Book on Beauty [title from cover]

Mrs. J.C. Winter, 1894

Hand Book on Beauty [title from cover]close


Unrecorded trade catalogue of "Human Hair Goods and Fine Toilet Goods," incl. an illus. of the newly invented hair dryer.



España de abril 1931 a octubre 1934: C.N.T. / F.A.I.

[1934]

España de abril 1931 a octubre 1934: C.N.T. / F.A.I.close


Argentinian anarchist publication on worker insurrections in Spain.



Fourteen Italian Antifascist, Communist, and Revolutionary Socialist Party Leaflets

1943-1945

Fourteen Italian Antifascist, Communist, and Revolutionary Socialist Party Leafletsclose


Leaflets calling for working-class action against Nazi-fascism in the German-occupied Italian Social Republic.



Arquitectura i urbanisme

Associació d'Arquitectes de Catalunya; Sindicat d'Arquitectes de Catalunya, 1931-1937

Arquitectura i urbanismeclose


Near-complete run of a rare Catalonian architectural serial, charting the political and cultural upheaval of the Spanish Second Republic.



Quattro Lustri di Attività dell’Impresa Ferrero & Grossi, Roma, MCMXII-MCMXXXII

1932

Quattro Lustri di Attività dell’Impresa Ferrero & Grossi, Roma, MCMXII-MCMXXXIIclose


Substantial presentation album documenting the reurbanization of Rome in the fascist era.



An Investigation of the Needs and the Design of an Orbiting Space Station with Growth Capabilities

John R. Dossey and Guillermo Trotti, 1977

An Investigation of the Needs and the Design of an Orbiting Space Station with Growth Capabilitiesclose


Scalable space colony study with countercultural architectural methodologies.



Arquitectura y Desarrollo Nacional: XIII Congresso Mundial de la UIA, Mexico

1978

Arquitectura y Desarrollo Nacional: XIII Congresso Mundial de la UIA, Mexicoclose


Unrecorded program for UIA architecture congress, Mexico City



Veglia: Anarchica Mensile. Anno 1, No. 5 (Oct.-Nov. 1926) through Anno 2, No. 7 (Apr.-May 1927)

Virgilia D'Andrea,

Veglia: Anarchica Mensile. Anno 1, No. 5 (Oct.-Nov. 1926) through Anno 2, No. 7 (Apr.-May 1927)close


Scarce issues of the antifascist cultural magazine, edited by the Italian anarcho-syndicalist leader, D'Andrea.



Fifteen Illustrated Handbills and Programs for Bullfights with Headlining Woman Matador

Juanita Cruz, 1933-1945

Fifteen Illustrated Handbills and Programs for Bullfights with Headlining Woman Matadorclose


Illustrated promotional materials for the groundbreaking Spanish bullfighter Juanita Cruz.



Cires á Cacheter, Goudrons pour Bouteilles, Méches Soufrées, Encres.

E. Cornu, 1899-1900

Cires á Cacheter, Goudrons pour Bouteilles, Méches Soufrées, Encres.close


Superb chromolithographic plates of sealing waxes for letters, bottles, and champagne. By master printer Charles Verneau.



Linoleum Cuts by Children of the Modern School

ca. 1928-1929

Linoleum Cuts by Children of the Modern Schoolclose


Printmaking in the revolutionary libertarian educational curriculum at the Stelton Colony's Modern School



And Men My Fuel …

Lili St. Cyr, 1965

And Men My Fuel …close


Scandalous autobiography of the renowned burlesque dancer.



Carte de Visite

[Mrs. R. A. Goodwin, Photographer]. , ca. 1875-1880

Carte de Visiteclose






Emanciparea Femeei

Panait Mușoiu, 1899

Emanciparea Femeeiclose


Romanian feminist manifestos.



Press Photograph of Geraldine Elizabeth Carmichael

1977

Press Photograph of Geraldine Elizabeth Carmichaelclose


Sensationalist news coverage of a transgender criminal case.



Tōkyō kangyō hakurankai jimu hōkoku jōkan

[1909]

Tōkyō kangyō hakurankai jimu hōkoku jōkanclose


Rare documentation of a major Japanese industrial exposition.



Kurumaisu no me: Suji jisutorofī-shō no kodomo no shibun to shashin-shū

1971

Kurumaisu no me: Suji jisutorofī-shō no kodomo no shibun to shashin-shūclose


[Photographs and poems by children with Muscular Dystrophy].



FUK: The Underground Dating-Service.

Underground Enterprises, ca. 1970

FUK: The Underground Dating-Service.close


Unrecorded countercultural matchmaking service.



Cabinet Card of Louise Michel

ca. 1890

Cabinet Card of Louise Michelclose


Anarchist and revolutionary feminist who led a women's brigade during the Paris Commune.



Ritratto di donna: Tina Modotti [Signed Association Copy]

Vittorio Vidali, 1982

Ritratto di donna: Tina Modotti [Signed Association Copy]close


Biography of the famed photographer by her lover and possible assassin.



Saluda a Méjico

(CNT-AIT), ca. 1936-1939

Saluda a Méjicoclose


Propaganda celebrating Mexican support of Republican Spain.



(Brujería) [La] Historia de la Curación de Antigua de San Pablito Pahuatlan, Pue. 10 Agosto de 1975

ca. 1975-1981

(Brujería) [La] Historia de la Curación de Antigua de San Pablito Pahuatlan, Pue. 10 Agosto de 1975close


Otomí brujo manuscript on amate paper.



In the route of friendship. México 68: Programa cultural de la XIX Olimpiada

Comité Organizador de los Juegos de la XIX Olimpiada, 1968

In the route of friendship. México 68: Programa cultural de la XIX Olimpiadaclose






Guía de Exposiciones: Mayo; Junio; and Julio. México 68: Programa cultural de la XIX Olimpiada

Comité Organizador de los Juegos de la XIX Olimpiada, 1968

Guía de Exposiciones: Mayo; Junio; and Julio. México 68: Programa cultural de la XIX Olimpiadaclose


Three gallery guides issued by the '68 Olympic Committee's Cultural Program.



Diccionario de ideas

Massimo Bontempelli and Vicente Rojo, Illus., 1962

Diccionario de ideasclose


Hors-commerce edition with illustrations and typographic design by Rojo.



Primer Bienal de la Habana ‘84: Catalogo General

Museo Nacional de Cuba and Centro Wifredo Lam, 1984

Primer Bienal de la Habana ‘84: Catalogo Generalclose


Scarce [association] copy of the first Cuban contemporary art biennial catalogue. Signed? by Mexican artist Fanny Rabel.



Once Esculturas

Geles Cabrera, 1950

Once Esculturasclose


Otherwise unrecorded exh. catalogue of works by the Mexican sculptor.



Album monográfico del Centro Educacional Felipe Carrillo Puerto

Manuel Amábilis, 1945

Album monográfico del Centro Educacional Felipe Carrillo Puertoclose


Yucatán post-revolutionary educational center by the architect of the 1929 Mexican pavilion at the Exposición Iberoamericana, Sevilla.



Album del Primer Gran Baile Debutantes de la Ciudad de México

1965

Album del Primer Gran Baile Debutantes de la Ciudad de Méxicoclose


Portrait album celebrating the first debutante ball in Mexico City.



OPTICA

Xavier and Carolyna Meade, 1978

OPTICAclose


Vibrant print portfolio with mystical descriptions of Mexico at the end of the Dirty War.



Tamiahua

Leonides Guadarrama Jimenez and Leon Gryj Freund, 1954

Tamiahuaclose


UNAM thesis by the architect (Guadarrama) of one of Mexico City's most iconic buildings, signed



Escuelas Tecnico-Practicas en el Distrito Federal

Sergio Gutierrez Rodarte, 1959

Escuelas Tecnico-Practicas en el Distrito Federalclose


Unrecorded urban planning thesis on access to post-secondary education in Mexico City.



El Movimento Estridentista

Germán List Arzubide, [1927]

El Movimento Estridentistaclose


Reading copy of the first edition.



España 1936-1965

[Horna, Kati] Comite de Ayuda al Pueblo Español, 1964

España 1936-1965close


Solidarity publication illus. by the Hungarian-Mexican photographer with early reproductions of her Guerra Civil images.



La voz infinita and La cenicienta del jazz

Letizia Repetto Baeza, 1928; 1930

La voz infinita and La cenicienta del jazzclose


Two rare novels by the Chilean journalist, signed by the author.



Les Femmes de l’Avenir (all published)

1902

Les Femmes de l’Avenir (all published)close


Complete set of the postcard series depicting "women of the future" in the unbelievable roles of doctor, general, etc.



[Stokes Patent Engraving Machine]

1851?

[Stokes Patent Engraving Machine]close


Drawing (and engraving?) of a modified anaglyptograph, designed to convert sculpture to two dimensions.



Sol LeWitt

Sol LeWittclose


Scarce catalogue of an exhibition at Ace Gallery, Los Angeles.



The Sacrifice of Madaline, or, From Earth to Glory by a Skyrocket

P.W. Walthall, [1905]

The Sacrifice of Madaline, or, From Earth to Glory by a Skyrocketclose


Christian biography of a young teacher, describing her death by firework.



Collection of 66 Film Stills from Cardona’s Las Luchadoras Series

1963-1964

Collection of 66 Film Stills from Cardona’s Las Luchadoras Seriesclose


Women wrestlers battle Aztec mummies and a henchman named Mao in these Mexploitation classics.



Collection of 93 Large Film Stills from the Golden Age of “Mexploitation” Cinema

1957-1961

Collection of 93 Large Film Stills from the Golden Age of “Mexploitation” Cinemaclose


Wrestling, horror, sci-fi, and Aztec mythology.



Two Manuscript Documents Certifying the Chargeability of “Native Indian” Women

[New Bedford Overseers of the Poor], 1820

Two Manuscript Documents Certifying the Chargeability of “Native Indian” Womenclose






Eight Sample Albums of Decorative Aluminum Foils

Aluminium-Walzwerke Singen G.m.b.H, ca. 1936-1939

Eight Sample Albums of Decorative Aluminum Foilsclose






Nuestra Raza: Organo de la Colectividad de Color. Año III, No. 25

1935

Nuestra Raza: Organo de la Colectividad de Color. Año III, No. 25close


Afro-Uruguayan political and cultural periodical advocating racial equality.



Cultura Sexual. Nos. 3-6, 8-10, 13

ca. 1935-1936

Cultura Sexual. Nos. 3-6, 8-10, 13close


Unrecorded Guerra Civil-Era Sexuality Series



La Cuestion Sexual. No. 1 through No. 9 (all published?)

1934

La Cuestion Sexual. No. 1 through No. 9 (all published?)close


Spanish Republican Sex Ed.



La Pubblicità d’Italia: Nos. 5-20, 25-30, 37-38, and 43-46

1937-1941

La Pubblicità d’Italia: Nos. 5-20, 25-30, 37-38, and 43-46close


Scarce Italian Fascist advertising review documenting the remarkable collaboration of the avant-garde with fascist propagandists.



La Tragedia Social de la Mujer

Ofelia Rodriguez Acosta, 1933?

La Tragedia Social de la Mujerclose


Signed copy of a rare imprint by the radical Cuban feminist.



Aire. No. 1 (Junio 1937) through No. 4 (Primavera 1938) (all published)

1937-1938

Aire. No. 1 (Junio 1937) through No. 4 (Primavera 1938) (all published)close


A highlight of Spanish Civil War print culture, rare complete.



Redención: Revista Mensual Feminista. Año III, Núm. 18

1917

Redención: Revista Mensual Feminista. Año III, Núm. 18close


Single issue of a Catalan suffragist periodical, seemingly unrecorded.



Bohemia-Moser-Praha

1941

Bohemia-Moser-Prahaclose


A political tableware catalogue.



Otis Escalator and Inclined Elevators

1922

Otis Escalator and Inclined Elevatorsclose






[Her Personal Car]

[Ford Motor Co.], ca. 1924

[Her Personal Car]close


For a modern young lady, nothing beats the personal car.



Guropiusu to nihon bunka [Dr. Gropius in Japan]

1956

Guropiusu to nihon bunka [Dr. Gropius in Japan]close


Inscribed copy of Japanese book commemorating Gropius's first and only trip to Japan.



L’Emballage Moderne: La Caisse Carton

1935

L’Emballage Moderne: La Caisse Cartonclose


Modern. Cardboard.



BAILARINA Y COUPLETISTA / DANZAS SUGESTIVAS

La Habanerita, [1912]

BAILARINA Y COUPLETISTA / DANZAS SUGESTIVASclose


A dancer's trade card, mailed to a talent agency.



Pasen

Jacobus Marie Prange, 1938

Pasenclose


Woodblock memorializing the first anniversary of the bombing of Guernica.



Pagine di un Balilla

1937

Pagine di un Balillaclose


Children's stories from an Italian fascist youth organization.



Frankfurter Sommerbäder

1926

Frankfurter Sommerbäderclose


Flashy Weimar-era swimming catalogue.



Sous La Cagoule: À Fresnes, Prison-Modèle

Jeanne Humbert, 1933

Sous La Cagoule: À Fresnes, Prison-Modèleclose


Anarchist, pacifist, and sexual liberation activist Humbert's rare second book about her experience in French prisons.



Sinfonet

1982

Sinfonetclose


Claiming to be the first computer program for matching users based on sexual preference. Not in OCLC.



Scream. No. 1

1975

Scream. No. 1close


Gay rights at Buffalo State University, otherwise unrecorded.



Supermatka

Elżbieta Jablońska, 2003

Supermatkaclose


Documenting the artist's “Supermother” billboard project.



Mrs. States Recipe Book from the Mrs. America Pageant

1963

Mrs. States Recipe Book from the Mrs. America Pageantclose






Beauty Secrets for Women

R.V. Pierce, ca. 1910

Beauty Secrets for Womenclose


Patent medicine promotional booklet advertising women’s health treatments.



The Great Latour Leap for Life

The Great Latour Leap for Lifeclose


Late 19th-century trade card for acrobat Marie Latour.



Invitation to the Diner Annuel du Cercle des Gourmettes

1938

Invitation to the Diner Annuel du Cercle des Gourmettesclose


Etching and invite related to the Parisian women's gourmet club. Later members included Julia Child.



Potatisdrömmar

Gunilla Bandolin, 1993

Potatisdrömmarclose


Exh. cat. for Swedish sculptor and land artist.



Free Space: A Bulletin of Solidarity. No. 1

Free Space: A Bulletin of Solidarity. No. 1close


Counterculture serial, complete in one issue, contributions by Lynn Hershman and Mimi Parent.



Album Surrealista de Ovarina Merck

Delia Ingenieros, 1938-1941

Album Surrealista de Ovarina Merckclose


Surrealist scrapbook by the Argentinian microbiologist, magician, and Borges associate, Delia Ingenieros.



71 Modern Argentinian Architecture Photographs

José Delpini, 1937-1956

71 Modern Argentinian Architecture Photographsclose


Exceptional photographic survey of a groundbreaking Argentinian architect and engineer.



Museo Tecnologico C.F.E

1972

Museo Tecnologico C.F.Eclose


Rare photobook promoting arts and technology programming at the Museo Tecnológico, Mexico City.



Catalogue of Summer Session

California School of Fine Arts, 1921

Catalogue of Summer Sessionclose


Fine example of the dialogue between Californian and Mexican modernisms.



Muros, tejidos y armaduras

Olga de Amaral, 1972

Muros, tejidos y armadurasclose


Early catalogue of the renowned Colombian fiber artist.



Conferencia Latinoamericana Sobre Desarrollo Urbano

1975

Conferencia Latinoamericana Sobre Desarrollo Urbanoclose


Rare document of a landmark urban planning conference.



Arte Abstracto Geometrico

Museo de Arte Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 1987

Arte Abstracto Geometricoclose


Exhibition surveying abstract art in Colombia. Not found in OCLC.



Mujer: A Photographic Exhibition on the Latin Woman

1976

Mujer: A Photographic Exhibition on the Latin Womanclose


Poster with autographed dedication from artist Lisl Steiner.



Two Mexican Communist Flyers

1939

Two Mexican Communist Flyersclose


Unrecorded ephemera documenting the crisis in the Partido Comunista Mexicano following the Soviet-German nonagression pact.



Cancionero

Comite Central de la Juventud Socialista Popular, 1954

Cancioneroclose


Unrecorded Chilean communist songbook.



Cancionero

1938

Cancioneroclose


Unrecorded Mexican songbook featuring early version of lyrics celebrating the Foreign Oil Expropriation act and music from the film La Adelita.



Meccano

Gustavo Munizaga Vigil, 1970

Meccanoclose


Experimental poetry by the Chilean urbanism and architecture historian, with manuscript letter describing Allende's socialist revolution.



[Transgender]. Collection of ephemera

1970-2015.

[Transgender]. Collection of ephemeraclose


Pamphlets, zines, chapbooks, etc. related to transgender, transsexual, and LGBTQ activism, youth, literature, and civil rights



Diccionario del arte actual

Maria Isabel Estrada, 1970

Diccionario del arte actualclose


Booklet of contemporary art terms in Spanish, published in conjunction with the second Coltejer Biennial in Medellín, Colombia.



Máximas Mínimas

David Consuegra and Cecilia Cáceres, 1982

Máximas Mínimasclose


Limited edition experimental graphic design, signed by Consuegra.



EXPERIENCES IN ALASKA: As Told by the Cook and the Teacher

Risedorph, Caroline Wilhelmina and Lillian Elizabeth., 1906

EXPERIENCES IN ALASKA: As Told by the Cook and the Teacherclose






Contrapropuesta. Nos. 4-5 (all published?)

1981-1982

Contrapropuesta. Nos. 4-5 (all published?)close


Architectural journal by students at Chile's Escuela de Arquitectura de la Pontificia Universidad Catolica, no locations recorded in OCLC.



Ultramar. Año I, No. 1

1959

Ultramar. Año I, No. 1close


First issue of the Chilean avantgarde publication, unrecorded in OCLC.



Аноар: еврейско культурно-обществено списание

1935-1939

Аноар: еврейско культурно-обществено списаниеclose


Near complete run of a scarce Zionist serial published by a socialist youth organization.



Huachipato. Año I, No. 1–No. 12.

Compañía de Acero del Pacífico, 1953-1954

Huachipato. Año I, No. 1–No. 12.close


Monthly journal chronicling the development of a Chilean steel company town.



Templo Myrurgiano: Erigido en la Argentina por Falcon & Cia. en el año 1939

Templo Myrurgiano: Erigido en la Argentina por Falcon & Cia. en el año 1939close


Presentation album promoting modernized offices in the iconic Palacio Estrugamou block in Buenos Aires.



Semáforo

1937

Semáforoclose


Sizable run of the anarchist film and theater journal with design by Mexican artist Juan Pérez del Muro.



Pentalfa: Magazine Naturo-Desnudista y Trofologica

1933-34

Pentalfa: Magazine Naturo-Desnudista y Trofologicaclose


Sexual liberation and antifascism.



Biofilia: Revista Mensual de Culto a La Vida

1935-1936

Biofilia: Revista Mensual de Culto a La Vidaclose


Two issues of a left-wing nudist magazine by a Spanish anarchist publisher. Unrecorded in OCLC.



Three Basque Liberation Movement Posters

ca. 1970s

Three Basque Liberation Movement Postersclose


Graphics from the armed separatists Euskadi Ta Askatasuna and the communist Euskadiko Alderdi Komunista.



Färbungen auf Blumenstaff

Chemische Fabriken vorm. Weiler-Ter Meer, ca. 1900

Färbungen auf Blumenstaffclose


Bright samples of artificial flower dyes in beautiful Art Nouveau wrapper.



Lafayette Towers

Mies van der Rohe, ca. 1961

Lafayette Towersclose


Promo catalogue for Mies's postwar urban renewal project in Detroit.



Exposicion de Barcelona: Palacio de Proyecciones. Programa Oficial

1930

Exposicion de Barcelona: Palacio de Proyecciones. Programa Oficialclose


Cover illustration by Francesc Fontanals.



Or y Grana: Setmanari autonomista pera las donas, propulsor d’una Lliga Patriótica de Damas

1906-1907

Or y Grana: Setmanari autonomista pera las donas, propulsor d’una Lliga Patriótica de Damasclose


Early feminist serial illustrated by Opisso, Apa, Bagaria, et al. OCLC finds no physical holdings in North America.



Ellas: Semanario de las Mujeres Españolas

1935

Ellas: Semanario de las Mujeres Españolasclose


Right-wing women's newspaper from the end of the Spanish Republican period.



Laudium: Where the Indian Community of Pretoria Lives

Department for Cultural Affairs, City Council, Pretoria, 1968

Laudium: Where the Indian Community of Pretoria Livesclose


Profusely illus. promotional catalogue for a South African apartheid Indian township.