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On Human Finery, Bell, Quentin
1 Bell, Quentin On Human Finery
London Hogarth Press 1976 0701204117 / 9780701204112 Second (Revised) Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
239 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Spine a little sunned. Light wear to board edges. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Forty-four black-and-white illustrations, and four colour plates. "The thought is so clear, the humour so appetisingly dry, that I am compelled to recommend the book urgently. Mr. Bell gives his reasons for rejecting every theory of fashion that has been put forward, except one: the purpose of this book is to expound, to correct and to enlarge the vbiews of Thorstein Veblen." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Formalism and Marxism (New Accents Series), Bennett, Tony
2 Bennett, Tony Formalism and Marxism (New Accents Series)
London Methuen 1979 0416708803 / 9780416708806 First Paperback Paperback Very Good 12mo 
200 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Foxing to upper edge of text block. Faint erasure marks to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "Examines the relationship between the work of the Russian Formalists [Shklovsky, Eichenbaum, etc.] and that of such contemporary Marxist critics as Macherey, Eagleton and Renée Balibar. In doing so, it forcefully challenges some of the hitherto unquestioned assumptions of Marxist criticism and advances some radical new proposals of its own concerning the proper tasks of that criticism." 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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On Economic Man: An Essay on the Elements of Economic Theory, Bensusan-Butt, D. M.
3 Bensusan-Butt, D. M. On Economic Man: An Essay on the Elements of Economic Theory
Canberra ANU Press 1978 First Australian Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
viii, 188 pp. Light wear to upper edge of unclipped dw. A few splotches and a spot of abrasion to upper panel. Very light wear to edges of black cloth boards, which are square and unbumped. Faint foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Slum, Boo, Katherine
4 Boo, Katherine Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Slum
London Portobello Books 2013 1846274516 / 9781846274510 Reprint Paperback Very Good 12mo 
256 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. "Astonishing. One's first reaction is disbelief followed by stunned silence. Boo is unsentimental, unjudgmental, uncondescending, yet brimful of compassion." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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5 Borrie, W. D. The Growth and Control of World Population
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1970 29700137X First Hard Cover Good + Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
x, 340 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in clear removable sleeve, is price clipped and has edgewear including wrinkling, chips and small tears. Very light edgewear to black cloth boards. Upper edge of text block sunned and lightly foxed. Endpapers lightly foxed. Bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Internally unmarked, unwrinkled and solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w maps, diagrams, charts. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Utopia for Realists, Bregman, Rutger
6 Bregman, Rutger Utopia for Realists
London Bloomsbury 2018 1408893215 / 9781408893210 Reprint Paperback Very Good 12mo 
316 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. A few dents and scuffs to edges of text block. Reading creases to spine, but binding is solid throughout. Slight warping to lower corners of margins. Internally unmarked, bright and clean. "This is a Read Now book. Nothing dystopian about this one: a practical set of ideas for how the next generation can do better." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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7 Crow, Ben; Mary Thorpe et al. Survival and Change in the Third World
Cambridge Polity Press 1988 0745601669 / 9780745601663 First Paperback Paperback Good Large 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
xi, 365 pp. General and edgewear to wraps. Spine uncreased but sunned. Page edges uniformly yellowed. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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8 Ekins, Paul (ed.) The Living Economy: A New Economics in the Making
London Routledge 1989 0415039371 / 9780415039376 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xviii, 398 pp. General and edgewear to illustrated wraps. edges of text block a little grubby. One section slightly proud, but still solidly bound. A quick flip-through reveals two inked marginal notes. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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9 Harriss, John, et al, editors The New Institutional Economics and Third World Development
London and New York Routledge 1997 0415157919 / 9780415157919 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xiii, 360 pp. Light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Two or three creases and a small chip at lower front corner. Some faint splotching to edges of text block. Spine uncreased; internally as new. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Natural Capitalism: The Next Industrial Revolution, Hawken, Paul, and Amory B. Lovins and L. Hunter Lovins
10 Hawken, Paul, and Amory B. Lovins and L. Hunter Lovins Natural Capitalism: The Next Industrial Revolution
London Earthscan 2000 1853837636 / 9781853837630 Reprint Paperback Very Good Large Octavo 
xix, 396 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block, slight scuffing to lower edge. Internally as new. "This is smart, strategic thinking -- The book presents an extraordinary catalogue of brilliant, profitable and environmentally informed design." 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Wild Politics: Feminism Globalisation Bio/Diversity, Hawthorne, Susan
11 Hawthorne, Susan Wild Politics: Feminism Globalisation Bio/Diversity
North Melbourne Spinifex 2002 1876756241 / 9781876756246 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
xii, 462 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Appendix, Glossary, Abbreviation s, Bibliography, Index. "Disconnection is critical for a system based on profit. By contrast, biodiversity relies on connection and relationship." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers, Heilbroner, Robert L.
12 Heilbroner, Robert L. The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers
New York Simon & Schuster Touchstone 1980 0671255967 / 9780671255961 Fifth Edition Paperback Good Remainder Octavo 
347 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Some scuffing to edges of text block. Remainder mark to lower edge of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "To the book that has educated and entertained millions of readers over the past 25 years, Robert Heilbroner adds his explanation of imperialism, his new estimates of Marx and, most importantly, his discussion of modern economics." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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13 Henin, Pierre-Yves. Foreword by Frank Hahn Macrodynamics: Fluctuations and Growth A Study of the Economy in Equilibrium and Disequilibrium
Routledge & Kegan Paul 1986 071020664X / 9780710206640 First English Language Paperback Good Octavo 
x, 455 pp. Light general and edgewear to wraps. Spine a little scratched but uncreased. Faint yellowing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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14 Inglis, Mary, and Sandra Kramer, editors The New Economic Agenda
The Findhorn Press 1985 0905249615 / 9780905249612 First Paperback Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
180 pp. General and edgewear to illustrated wraps. Corners a little scuffed and curled. Lower corner bumped. Spine uncreased, internally clean and solidly bound. Contributors include Jonathon Porritt, Manfred Max-Neef, Charles Handy, Lionel Fifield, Peter Schwartz, Guy Dauncey, Barrie Sherman, Chris Elphick and Jose Lutzenberger. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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15 Lingle, Christopher The Rise and Decline of the Asian Century: False Starts on the Path to the Global Millennium
Barcelona Sirocco 1997 848580953 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Octavo Inscribed by Author
viii, 220 pp. Light general and edgewear to laminated boards. Internally as new. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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16 Olthuis, James H., and Gerald Vandezande Bunglers and Visionaries: Christian Labour at the Crossroads
Toronto Wedge Publishing Foundation 1972 Paperback Good Octavo 
iii, 38 pp. Light general and edgewear to covers. A little foxing to upper edge of text block. Prev. owner's whited-out name to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "A labour activist and an ethicist tackle the crucial problems in labour relations today. How these issues are resolved will determine the shape of Christian labour witness for the next ten years." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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17 Plekhanov, G. (N. Beltov) The Development of the Monist View of History
Moscow Foreign Languages Publishing House 1956 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
410 pp. Grey cloth boards a little edgeworn, with bumps to lower corners. Foxing to upper edge of text block, small stain to fore-edge. Small light grease stain to front eps; bookshop sticker to front pastedown. Small tear in middle of contents page. Otherwise, internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The International Economy since 1945 (The Making of the Contemporary World, series), Pollard, Sidney
18 Pollard, Sidney The International Economy since 1945 (The Making of the Contemporary World, series)
London and New York Routledge 1997 0415140676 / 9780415140676 First Paperback Near Fine 12 mo 
127 pp. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. Glossary, notes, further reading, index. "Why did the world enjoy twenty years of economic growth from 1945? Why was this followed by stagnation and mass unemployment?" 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets, Sandel, Michael
19 Sandel, Michael What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets
London Penguin 2013 0241954487 / 9780241954485 Reprint Paperback Near Fine 12mo 
244 pp. Extremely light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. All else as new. "In recent decades, market values have impinged in almost every aspect of life -- medicine, education, government, law, even family life. We have drifted from having a market economy to being a market economy. In What Money Can't Buy Michael Sandel asks: Isn't there something wrong with a world in which everything is for sale? And how do we protect the things that really matter?" 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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20 Self, Peter Government by the Market? The Politics of Public Choice
Hampshire & London Macmillan 1993 0333569733 / 9780333569733 First Paperback Paperback Good+ Remainder 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xiv, 303 pp. Light edgewear to wraps. Spine creased but binding is solid. A little scuffing to edges of text block. Red remainder mark to upper edge. Internally unwrinkled and unmarked. 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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