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1 Blum, Daniel Screen World Daniel Blum's Film Annual Volume Vlll
New York Greenberg 1957 Hardcover Very Good Good 
New York: Greenberg, 1957 New York: Greenberg, 1957 Vol 8. The eighth volume in this series contains a precis of every movie released in 1956, with cast credits and still photos. The contents include chapters on Promising Personalities, Foreign Films and Obituaries. The year's releases included " Bus Stop," with Marilyn Monroe, "Picnic," Frank Sinatra in "The Man with the Golden Arm,"and Alec Guiness in "The Ladykillers."B&W photos on every page, text is clean, tight unmarked, slightly wracked.Grey cloth boards are clean, DJ is bumped and chipped at extremities, chip missing front top edge, spine quite faded. In mylar jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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With Love and Loathing, Crosby, John
2 Crosby, John With Love and Loathing
New York McGraw - Hill 1963 Presumed First. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
New York: McGraw - Hill, 1963 New York: McGraw - Hill, 1963 244 pp.Columns from the New York Herald Tribune's John Crosby onliterature, pop culture, theatre. text is clean, tight and unmarked. Japan-paper boards are exceptionally handsome, clean and undamaged. DJ is clean and bright with light bumping and several short, closed tears. Presumed First. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.. Presumed First.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Truce Tent and Fighting Front, Hermes, Walter G.
3 Hermes, Walter G. Truce Tent and Fighting Front
Washington D.C. Center for Military History United States Army 1992 Paperback Very Good 
Washington D.C.: Center for Military History United States Army, 1992 571 pp with B&W illustrations in text and nine foldout color maps. The second of five volumes published by the Army on the Korean War. This volume covers the lasttwo years of the war and treats the seemingly interminable armistice negotiations and the violent but sporadic fighting at the front. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. All maps are present and undamaged. Cover is VG, a little shelgworn. 7" x 9" Size: 7" x 9". Trade Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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J,B., Macleish, Archibald
4 Macleish, Archibald J,B.
Houghton Mifflin 1958 Eighth Printing. Paperback VG 
Houghton Mifflin, 1958 153 pp MacLeish's Pulitzer Price winning play based on a reinterpretation of the Book of Job. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers clean and bright. Library pocket on back endpapers.. Eighth Printing.. Trade Paperback. VG. Ex-Library. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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5 Osborn, Robert The Vulgarians A Satire in Pictures and Words on the Decline of Greatness and Rise of Mediocrity in America
Hardcover Very Good Good Osborn, Robert 
Not paginated. Script and illustrations clean, bright and unmarked. White illuistrated cover VG. DJ has four small tears at corners and edges. Owner's stamp at lower edge of endpapers. End papers are also illustrated. Author's bio and self-portrait on back of DJ. Osborn's takes sound incredably prescient. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Osborn, Robert. 10.75" x 8.25".. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Osborn, Robert. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The Philby Conspiracy, Page, Bruce, Leitch, David
6 Page, Bruce, Leitch, David The Philby Conspiracy
Doubleday 1968 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
Doubleday, 1968 3oo pp with 10 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards are clean and undamaged. Dust jacket has some rubbing and two short closed tears. In mylar wrapper.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. BOMC. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 Rovere, Richard H. & Arthur M. Schlesinger The General and the President and the Future of American Foreign Policy
Farrar, Sraus and Young 1951 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Farrar, Sraus and Young, 1951 Farrar, Sraus and Young, 1951 336 pps. Text clean, tight and unmarked. 3 politcal cartoons. Red paper cover VG. Gilt lettering on black spine slightly faded. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 5 5/8" X 8 1/4".. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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The Bit Between My Teeth: A Literary Chronicle of 1950 - 1965, Wilson, Edmund
8 Wilson, Edmund The Bit Between My Teeth: A Literary Chronicle of 1950 - 1965
New York Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1965 Stated First Printing. Hardcover Very Good Good 
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1965 New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1965 694 pp with index. This book, together with its companion volumns, "The Shores of Light" and "Classics and Commercials," provides a chronicle of the literary world in America and Europe between the early 1920's and 1965. Among the essays are pieces on Angus Wilson, Kingsley Amis, W.H.Auden, Andre Malraux, and Edward Gorey. Text is clean, tight and unmarked slightly yellowed. Ochre boards with gold stamped boards are immaculate. DJ is intact but bumped and chipped, price clipped. Stated First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.. Stated First Printing.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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A Piece of My Mind Reflections at Sixty, Wilson,Edmond
9 Wilson,Edmond A Piece of My Mind Reflections at Sixty
New York Farrar, Straus and Cudahy 1956 First Printing. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1956 239 pp. text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's stamp on front endpapers. Dust jacket is sun-faded along spine, bumped at spine ends, price-clipped. In protective mylar wrapper.. First Printing.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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