A very popular and cheap collection of works published by the E. Haldeman-Julius Company, of Girard, Kansas in the 1920s, which included ten titles by J.C.P. and two by Llewelyn Powys, but published also Sherwood Anderson, Conan Doyle, Ben Hecht, Emerson or Balzac. They cost between 5 and 10 cents. The company had been started by one Julius A. Wayland who came to Girard, Kansas in 1887 and.
Emanuel Haldeman-Julius was the most successful socialist publisher in the history of the United States, the printing presses in Kansas run by he, his wife and son running from the twenties into the seventies, producing over 2,000 titles of cheaply priced chapbooks designed to allow the self-education of workingmen and women.
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Little Blue Books are a series of small staple-bound books published from 1919 through 1978 by the Haldeman-Julius Publishing Company of Girard, Kansas.They were extremely popular, and achieved a total of 300-500 million booklets sold over the series' lifetime. A Big Blue Book range was also published.
Provenance Purchase from Haldeman-Julius Company of Girard, Kansas, c1974-1975. Extent, Scope, and Content Note The collection is comprised of 10 linear inches of books and pamphlets published between 1922 and 1950 by the Haldeman-Julius Company of Girard, Kansas.
Haldeman-Julius Company. PREFACE. I am glad to be permitted thus to say, in a few words of introduction to this well-meditated little volume, how pleasant and how profitable an idea it must be considered to have designed and compiled a Buddhist anthology. Selecting his cut and uncut jewels from very various Buddhistic sources, Mr. Bowden has here supplied those who buy and use the book with.
The Meaning Of Atheism By E. Haldeman-Julius. Little Blue Book No. 1597 Haldeman-Julius Company. Atheism is accurately defined as the denial of the assumptions of theism. The theist affirms that there is a God running the universe; he declares that the idea of such a God is necessary to an understanding of life; he offers various arguments or, as he rather presumptuously calls them, evidences.
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Haldeman-Julius knew, was nurtured by, and published writers such as Jack London, Upton Sinclair, Jane Addams, Emma Goldman, H. L. Mencken, Carl Sandburg, Eugene V. Debs, Clarence Darrow, Job Harriman, Will Durant, and Bertrand Russell, among others. Based in Girard, Kansas, his company, Haldeman-Julius Publications, covered socialist politics, the philosophy of free thought, and both new and.
On this date in 1889, Emanuel Julius, later known as E. Haldeman-Julius, was born in Philadelphia, the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants. An early socialist, he educated himself at party headquarters, reading tracts on freethought, philosophy and economics. In 1906 he left home for good, heading for New York City. His self-education continued when a sympathetic librarian at a girls' school in.
A typical page of listings for the famous little blue books that often got H-J in trouble with bluenoses and were beloved of young literates wishing to know.
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Title. Evolution made plain, Related Titles. Series: Pocket series no. 467 ed. by E. Haldeman-Julius By. Mason, John (John Harmon), 1867- Type. Book Material.
The Haldeman-Julius Company was a publishing firm founded in 1922 as the successor company to the Appeal Publishing Company (q.v.). The firm published many titles as Big Blue Books and Little Blue Books. In 1964 the firm was prosecuted for selling books on sex education, and went out of business. See 'Dictionary of Literary Biography' 46 (1986), pp. 176-178. 2008: Hamming-Whitman Company.
In 1889, Emanuel Julius, later known as E. Haldeman-Julius, was born in Philadelphia, the son of Russian Jewish immigrants. Beginning odd-job work as a young teenager, Emanuel eventually became a newspaper copy boy. An early socialist, he educated himself at party headquarters, reading tracts on freethought, philosophy and economics. In 1906, Emanuel left his home for good, heading for New.
Mexican Poetry: An Anthology (Little Blue Book No. 810 ) Author: Goldberg, Isaac, ed Title: Mexican Poetry: An Anthology (Little Blue Book No. 810 ) Publication: Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Company, 1925 Description: 32mo, saddle-stapled in pale blue wraps printed in black. A very scarce anthology in the series, edited and with an introduction and notes by Isaac Goldberg, and including.
Get this from a library! Haldeman-Julius 'Little Blue Books' collection, 1915-1976. (E Haldeman-Julius; Haldeman-Julius Company.;) -- The Haldeman-Julius 'Little BLue Books' were published at the Girard Publishing Plant in Girard, Kansas from 1915-1975. Though they were at first covered in paper of differing colors, by mid-1921 the.
Haldeman-Julius Monthly, Vol. V, No. 5, April, 1927. Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Company, 1927. First edition. Stapled wrappers printed in black and yellow, 128 pp. Some browning and toning to wrappers, faint evidence of very slight dampstaining, about VG. A single issue of Haldeman-Julius’ freethought monthly later called “The Debunker.