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Douglas Fairbanks The Making of a Screen Character, Cooke, Alistair
41 Cooke, Alistair Douglas Fairbanks The Making of a Screen Character
New York The Museum of Modern Art 1940 Hardcover Good Plus No Jacket 
New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1940 New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1940 36 pp. Alistair Cooke discusses the creation of the public image of Doug Fairbanks shortly after Fairbanks' death in 1939. Contains a life chronology and a list of screen credits. Association copy - from the library of screenwriter Nunnally Johnson (The Grapes of Wrath," "How to Marry a Millionaire.") Text is clean and unmarked, slightly yellowed. Front gutter is cracked but holding. Blue illustrated boards are clean and square with a closed tear at spine and some yellowing. 7 1/2" X 10". Decorative Paper Hardcover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7 1/2" X 10".. Hardcover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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42 Coquoz, Rene L. The Saga of H.A. W. Tabor
Boulder, Co Johnson Publishing Co. 1983 Third Printing. Paperback Fine 
Boulder, Co: Johnson Publishing Co., 1983 42 pp with B&W illustrations throughout. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Cover are clean, bright, intact.. Third Printing.. Soft Cover. Fine. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Letters from Chatham: a Chatham Hall Girl's Classic Story of Boarding School Life 1917-1920, Cordell, Ann Harmon
43 Cordell, Ann Harmon Letters from Chatham: a Chatham Hall Girl's Classic Story of Boarding School Life 1917-1920
Virginia Chatham Hall 1989 Paperback Near Fine Signed
Virginia: Chatham Hall, 1989 Virginia: Chatham Hall, 1989 Unpaginated. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Stiff paper covers are clean and bright. Dedication By Author. Softcover. Near Fine.. Signed by Author(s). Paperback. Near Fine. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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EF Benson: Mr. Benson Remembered in Rye and the World of Tilling, Cynthia Reavell; Tony Reavell
44 Cynthia Reavell; Tony Reavell EF Benson: Mr. Benson Remembered in Rye and the World of Tilling
Martello Bkshop 1984 095068242X / 9780950682426 Paperback Very Good Signed
Martello Bkshop, 1984 Martello Bkshop, 1984 102 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Signed by both authors on title page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean, intact, rubbed. By Author on Title Page. Trade Paperback. Very Good.. Signed by Author(s). Paperback. Very Good. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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45 Dale, Edward Everett (ed) Frontier Trails the Autobiography of Frank M. Canton
University of Oklahoma Press 1966 First Printing New Edition Hardcover Good 
University of Oklahoma Press, 1966 237 pp.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library pocket on front pastedown but doesn't appear to have ever been check out..Tan paper boards are clean,undamaged, library tape on spine.. First Printing New Edition. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Ex-Library. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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46 Dale,, Phillip Marshall Medical Biographies - The Ailments of thirty-Three Famous People
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1952 First Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1952 259 pp with bibliography. Medical biographies of thirty-three personages including The Buddha, Christopher Columbus, William the Conqueror, Henry Vlll, George Washington, Charles Darwin and Edgar Allan Poe.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Grey cloth boards are bumped and a bit sun-faded.. First Edition.. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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47 Davis, Nuel Pharr Lawrence & Oppenheimer
CT Fawcett Publications 1969 1st Paperback Ed. Good 
CT: Fawcett Publications, 1969 384 pps. Text clean, tight and toned. White cover with black type and orange and red graphic tight and bright with chipping and some paper loss on front and closed tears on back. The fateful story of two giants of 20th Century physics. Unabridged.. 1st Paperback Ed.. Mm. Good. 4.25" x 6". First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Will Rogers A Biography, Day, Donald
48 Day, Donald Will Rogers A Biography
New York David McKay Co. Inc. 1962 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: David McKay Co. Inc., 1962 New York: David McKay Co. Inc., 1962 370 pp with B&W plates. text is clean, tight and unmarked. There is a previous price notation on flyleaf. Blue boards with dark blue spone are clean and bright, lightly bumped at corners. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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49 Demarquez, Susanne Manuel De Falla
Chilton Book Co. 1968 1st Edition in English Hardcover Very Good Fair 
Chilton Book Co., 1968 253 pps. Text clean, bright, tight; minor mrginalia on several pages. Red cloth boards with black printing on spine near fine. Black DJ with orange printing and photo of de Falla is chipped at spine ends, now in protective mylar.. 1st Edition in English. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 5.5" x 8.25". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Films of Marlene Dietrich, Dickens, Homer
50 Dickens, Homer The Films of Marlene Dietrich
Cadillac Publishing 1968 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Cadillac Publishing, 1968 Cadillac Publishing, 1968 223 pp with B&W photos on every page.Contains a biography, a gallery of portraits and a complete filmography. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Sealed. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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51 Dietz, Howard Dancing in the Dark
New York Quadrangle/ New York Times Book Co 1974 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine Signed
New York: Quadrangle/ New York Times Book Co, 1974 New York: Quadrangle/ New York Times Book Co, 1974 369 pp with index. Autobiography of the composer and major figure of the golden era of American entertainment. With adedication by the author to screenwriter, Nunnally Johnson. "I'm basking where it's sunnily, for words to rhyme with Nunnally." plus a comic drawing of a naked lady with a cello. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is intact, clean and bright with slight rubbing at top and bottom of spine. Dedication By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.. Signed by Author(s). First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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Be Careful Who You Love: Inside the Michael Jackson Case, Dimond, Diane
52 Dimond, Diane Be Careful Who You Love: Inside the Michael Jackson Case
U.S.A. Atria 2005 0743270916 / 9780743270915 First Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Signed
U.S.A.: Atria, 2005 U.S.A.: Atria, 2005 339 pp with eight B&W plates. Ms. Dimond recounts the evidence against Michael Jackson for child molestattion. Text is clen, tight and unmarked. Book is overall a little cocked. Dust jacket is bright and undamaged. Signed by Author on title Page. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine.. Signed by Author(s). First Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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53 Douglas, Ed Tenzing: Hero of Everest
U.S.A. National Geographic 2003 0792269837 / 9780792269830 Hardcover As New As New 
U.S.A.: National Geographic, 2003 299 pp with 8 pp of color plates and two maps. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. A postcard of Tenzing, looking exceptionally dapper, is tucked in. Dust jacket is clean, undamaged.. Hardcover. As New/As New. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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54 Dowden, Wilfred S. Joseph Conrad: The Imaged Style
Nashville Vanderbilt Univerity Press 1970 0826511538 / 9780826511539 1st Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
Nashville: Vanderbilt Univerity Press, 1970 200 pp. professor Dowden traces the development of Conrad's use of imagery in the major works and in a number of short stories and novelettes. text is clean,tight and unmarked. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. In mylar jacket.. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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55 Drewry, John E. (Ed) Post Biographies of Famous Journalists
New York University of Georgia Press Book, Random House (distributer) 1942 Hardcover Fine Good 
New York: University of Georgia Press Book, Random House (distributer), 1942 New York: University of Georgia Press Book, Random House (distributer), 1942 Lives of American Journalists of the first part of the 20th Century as they appeared in The Saturday Evening Post. Profiled are Dorothy Dix, Clifton Fadiman, George Gallup, Joseph Pulitzer, Dorothy Thompson, Walter Winchell and many more. 518 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked., flyleaf is dogeared. Black boards with title in a red block on spine are exceptionally fresh. DJ is chipped at top and bottom, yellowed on spine. Price not clipped. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Fine/Good.. Hardcover. Fine/Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Paul Klee Spate Werkfolgen, Duckers, Alexander
56 Duckers, Alexander Paul Klee Spate Werkfolgen
Berlin Berliner Kupferstichkabinett 1997 3886094014 / 9783886094011 Hardcover Fine 
Berlin: Berliner Kupferstichkabinett, 1997 Berlin: Berliner Kupferstichkabinett, 1997 134 pp. Catolog of the Klee exhibit at the Kunstmuseum Bern in 1997. Illustrations in B&W and color. Text is in German.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are clean and bright, immaculate. Large Format Paperback. Fine.. Hardcover. Fine. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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57 Dupee, F.W. And George Stade, Ed. Selected Letters of E.E. Cummings
Harcourt Brace & World 1969 1st Edition. Hardcover Good Fair 
Harcourt Brace & World, 1969 Harcourt Brace & World, 1969 296 pgs. Frontespiece photo and photos between pgs.136 and 137. Text clean, unmarked, DJ rubbed and chipped. Now in protective mylar. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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58 Ede, H.S. Savage Messiah Gaudier-Brzeska
New York The Literary Guild 1931 1st Edition. Hardcover Good No Jacket 
New York: The Literary Guild, 1931 New York: The Literary Guild, 1931 260 pp on heavy cream-colored stock, 16 B&W illustrations.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library pocket on front endpaper. A posthumous biography of the French sculptor Gaudier-Breska based on the letters of his mistress, Sophia Susanne Brzeska. Rebound in sturdy pink library binding, pretty darn clean with some bumping to spine ends. Library sticker on spine. Several clippings of reviews of Gaudier-Brzeska"s show in 1977 from the NY Times are included 2 lbs 8 oz. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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59 Edwardes, Michael Nehru: a Pictorial Biography
Viking 1962 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Viking, 1962 143 pp with B&W pho illustrations on every page. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Yellow cloth boards are lightly rubbed at extremities. DJ is clean , bright, intact, price-clipped.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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60 Emma Goldman; Candace Falk; Barry Pateman; Jessica Moran Emma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years, Vol. 1: Made for America, 1890-1901
U.S.A. University of California Press 2003 0520086708 / 9780520086708 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: University of California Press, 2003 xx, 655 pp Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red cloth boards are bright and undamaged. DJ has one closed tear, now in protective mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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