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Here is the list

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‘Martha Rosler: The Bowery In Two Inadequate Descriptive Systems’ by Steve Edwards (One Work series)

‘Hijo de tu puta madre (ya se quien eres, te he estado observando)’ by Daniel Guzman

‘Walking Through Clear Water In a Pool Painted Black’ by Cookie Mueller

‘E-flux journal reader 2009’ edited by Julieta Aranda, Anton Vidokle, Brian Kuan Wood

‘Brett De Palma’ published by Tony Shafrazi Gallery, 1984

‘The Battle of Lincoln Park: Urban Renewal and Gentrification in Chicago’ by Daniel Kay Hertz (autographed, some creases at bottom edge from shipping)

‘Eeeee Eee Eeee’ by Tao Lin (autographed, some wear)

‘A Sense of Reality’ by Graham Greene

‘Popism The Warhol Sixties’ by Andy Warhol and Pat Hackett

‘Feminist City’ by Leslie Kern (hardcover)

‘The Care Crisis What Caused It and How Can We End It?’ by Emma Dowling (hardcover)

‘Modern Love’ by Constance De Jong (Primary Information version)

‘Sweet Tomb’ by Trinie Dalton

‘Embassytown’ by China Mieville (hardcover)

‘Among Others’ by Jo Walton

‘Red Clocks’ by Leni Zumas (hardcover, autographed)

‘1985 Whitney Biennial Exhibition’ catalogue

‘Women Street Artists of Latin America’ by Rachel Cassandra & Lauren Gucik

‘An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Paris’ by Georges Perec

‘I like your work: art and etiquette’ edited by Paper Monument

‘A Book Full of It’ by Parra

‘Selected Works’ by Joseph Nechvatel (two volumes in slipcase)

‘Daddy No. 4’ 

‘Television’s Impact on Contemporary Art’ by Marc H. Miller

‘Greater New York 2010’ exhibition catalogue

‘Proximity to Power, American Style’ by Silvia Kolbowski

‘The Grace of Kings’ by Ken Liu (hardcover)

‘Grey Hope: the persistence of melancholy’ edited by Sigrid Sandstrom

‘DIY’ by Joe Scanlan

‘The Man with the Compound Eyes’ by Wu Ming-Yi

‘Symmetry: A Journey into the patterns of nature’ by Marcus du Sautoy

‘Citizens of No Place’ by Jimenez Lai

‘Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Vol 1” (hardcover)

‘Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Vol 2” (hardcover, unopened)

‘Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Vol 3’ (hardcover, unopened)

‘Black Glass’ by Karen Joy Fowler (hardcover)

‘The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ’ by Philip Pullman

‘Dirty Looks at MoMA: Mining the Collection’ edited by Bradford Nordeen

‘Franz Kafka and Prague’ by freytag & berndt Praha (hardcover)

‘Ways of Seeing’ by John Berger

‘The Vorrh’ by B. Catling

‘The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise’ by Georges Perec (hardcover)

‘DUOX4Larkin’ by DUOX (published by Artists Space)

‘Identity’ by Dexter Sinister (published by Artists Space)

‘You Are a Little Bit Happier Than I Am’ by Tao Lin

‘Harriet the Spy’ by Louise Fitzhugh (hardcover, 50th anniversary edition with additional text)

‘Automation and the Future of Work’ by Aaron Benanav

‘Play It As It Lays’ by Joan Didion

‘Against Memoir: Complaints, Confessions & Criticisms’ by Michelle Tea

‘Theory and Design in the First Machine Age’ by Reyner Banham

‘Bed’ by Tao Lin

‘Harvey Wang’s New York’ by Harvey Wang

‘Interior Chinatown’ by Charles Yu

‘100 Selected Poems’ by e.e. Cummings (inscribed to my sister from an ex-boyfriend, please help me remove this stressful object from my life)

‘Not Garbage’ edited by Leo Fitzpatrick


‘Charley 05’ (“the stray dogs of contemporary art) edited by Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni and Ali Subotnick

‘The Book of Shrigley’ by David Shrigley, circa 2005

‘New York Death Trip 4’ by Josh Smith (2008)

‘Seven Years: The Rematerialisation of Art from 2011 to 2017’ by Maria Lind

‘Video Green’ by Chris Kraus

‘Dracula’ by Bram Stoker (Norton Critical Edition edited by Nina Auerbach and David J. Skal with 150 additional pages of criticism and history)

‘Out of this World: The Poetry Project at the St. Mark’s Church-in-the-Bowery An Anthology 1966-1991’ edited by Anne Waldman

‘Self-Organized’ edited by Stine Hebert & Anne Szefer Karlsen

‘How to See a Work of Art in Total Darkness’ by Darby English

‘Undermining: A Wild Ride Through Land Use, Politics, and Art in the Changing West’ by Lucy R. Lippard

‘From Conceptualism to Feminism: Lucy Lippard’s Numbers Shows 1969-74’ by Cornelia Butler

‘The Importance of Being Iceland: Travel Essays in Art’ by Eileen Myles

‘Participation’ by Claire Bishop (Documents of Contemporary Art series)

‘Cobra’ by Willemijn Stokvis (hardcover, survey of Cobra art movement from 1987)

‘Lynda Benglis’ edited by Franck Gautherot, Caroline Hancock and Seungduk Kim (hardcover, catalogue from New Museum exhibition)

‘From Darkroom to Daylight’ by Harvey Wang (hardcover, autographed)

‘Oranges and Sardines: conversations on abstract painting’ by Gary Garrels

‘Toyo Tsuchiya Invisible Underground: Photographs, Paintings and Sculpture’ edited by Ted Riederer

‘Dispatches and Directions: On Artist-Run Organizations in Los Angeles’ edited by Ronni Kimm and Jesse Aron Green

‘Artpark: 1974-1984’ edited by Sandra Q. Firmin (hardcover)

‘The Chicano Studies Reader: An Anthology of Aztlan, 1970-2015) edited by Chon A. Noriega, Eric Avila, Karen Mary Davalos, Chela Sandoval, and Rafael Perez-Torres

‘Take It Or Leave It: Institution, Image, Ideology’ by Johanna Burton and Anne Ellegood

‘4,492,040’ by Lucy Lippard (New Documents repress, 2012, unopened)

‘A Book of Surrealist Games’ compiled by Alastair Brotchie

‘Hero in Art: The Banished Traces of Richard Hambleton’ by Istvan Kantor

‘The Murder of Your Heritage Book 2’ by Adrian Villar Rojas (hardcover)

‘Object to Be Destroyed: The Work of Gordon Matta-Clark’ by Pamela M. Lee

‘Adrian Villar Rojas’ published by Sam Art Projects

‘Strange I’ve Seen that Face Before’ exhibition catalogue for show curated by Toby Webster

‘Alice Adams: Public Projects 1984-2000’ exhibition catalogue

‘My Head is on Fire but my Heart is Full of Love’ exhibition catalogue for show curated by Toby Webster

‘Bas Jan Ader: Please Don’t Leave Me’ exhibition catalogue, 2006

‘Rivington School: 80s New York Underground’ edited by Istvan Kantor

‘Real Life Magazine: Selected Writings and Projects 1979-1994’ edited by Thomas Lawson, Susan Morgan, and Matthew Higgs

‘Let Me In’ by John Ajvide Lindqvist (hardcover, book that the movie ‘Let The Right One In’ is based on)

‘Oyvind Fahlstrom: The Art of Writing’ by Antonio Sergio Bessa

‘Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution’’ by Jonathan Abrams

‘Light Years: an Anthology on Sociocultural Happenings Multimedia in the East Village 1960 – 1966’ edited by Carol Berge

‘Ahora Estare Con Mi Hijo’ by Adrian Villar Rojas (unopened)

‘Beneath the Paving Stones: Situationists & the Beach, May 1968’ texts collected by Dark Star

‘If it happened only once it’s as if it never happened’ by Artur Zmijewski

‘The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing: Vol 1’ by M.T. Anderson (hardcover)

‘The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing: Vol 2’ by M.T. Anderson (hardcover)

‘Holding On: Dreamers, Visionaries, Eccentrics and other American Heroes’ by David Isay and Harvey Wang (hardcover)

‘Solitaire: Lee Lozano, Sylvia Plimack Mangold & Joan Semmel’ edited by Helen Molesworth

‘Charley Independents’ (profiling non-profit spaces, independent institutions, curatorial offices and artists collectives) edited by Cecilia Alemani, Maurizio Cattelan, Massimiliano Gioni, and Ali Subotnick

‘Scene of the Crime’ by Ralph Rugoff

‘Painting for Three Walls’ by Robert Mangold

‘Burn it Down!: Feminist Manifestos for the Revolution’ edited by Breanne Fahs (hardcover)

‘A Game of War’ by Alice Becker-Ho and Guy Debord (book and game in slipcase)

‘Flophouse: Life on the Bowery’ by David Isay and Harvey Wang

‘David Shrigley’ exhibition catalogue from show at Bard CCS

‘Artist-Run Spaces’ edited by Gabriele Detterer & Maurizio Nannuncci

‘How Long ‘Til Black Future Month?’ by N.K. Jemisin (hardcover)

‘Sensoria: Thinkers for the Twenty-First Century’ by McKenzie Wark

‘Letters from Amherst: Five Narrative Letters’ by Samuel R. Delany

‘Underground Man’ by Gabriel de Tarde

‘Kippenberger: The Artist and His Families’ by Susanne Kippenberger


‘Through the Valley of the Nest of Spiders’ by Samuel R. Delany

‘Eva Hesse’ (hardcover, two volumes [I. Paintings and II. Sculpture] in slipcase) published by Yale University Press, 2006