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Will Rogers A Biography, Day, Donald
41 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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42 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
43 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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44 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
45 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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The Ben Lilly Legend, Dobie, J.Frank
46 Dobie, J.Frank The Ben Lilly Legend
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1981 Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1981 Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1981 237 pp with 0ne B&W illustration. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Library markings on endpapers and title page. Orange cloth boards with paper iillustration are intact, rubbed. Biography of one of the last frontiersmen. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. Ex-Library.. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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47 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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48 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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49 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
50 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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51 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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52 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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53 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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54 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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55 English, E. Schuyler H.A. Ironside Ordained of the Lord
Michigan Zondervan Publishing 1946 Presumed First. Hardcover Very Good Good 
Michigan: Zondervan Publishing, 1946 276 pp with 16 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are in "fine" condition. Dust jacket is faded along spine, edgeworn. In protective mylar wrapper. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Presumed First.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Lexographer, Fatout, Paul
56 Fatout, Paul Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Lexographer
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1951 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1951 349 pp with a 12 page bibliography anf index. 12 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Sun yellowed along top edge. Yellow cloth boards are VG+ but no DJ, otherwise an exceptionally nice copy. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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57 Finkelstein, Nat Andy Warhol The Factory Years
New York, NY St. Martin's Press 1989 0312028571 / 9780312028572 First U.S. Edition. Paperback Very Good No Jacket as Published 
New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1989 New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1989 nat Finkelstein, a member of the group that surrounded Andy Warhol at the Factory, documented many of the events and happenings that helped shape the popular culture of the late Sixties, both in photographs and taped interviews. Included the images are portraits of Warhol, Lou Reed, The Velvet Underground, Baby Jane Holzer, Edie Sedgwick, Betsy Johnson, Bob Dylan, Ivan Karp, Paul Morrissey, Brian Jones, Salivdor Dali, Marcel Duchamp and Peter Townsend. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Cover is clean but scuffed and bumped at corners. 9.5" x 13". First U.S. Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Published. 9.5" x 13".. First U.S. Edition.. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket as Published. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Man from the Cave, Fletcher, Colin
58 Fletcher, Colin The Man from the Cave
U.S.A. Alfred a Knopf 1981 0394406958 / 9780394406954 First Edition. Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
U.S.A.: Alfred a Knopf, 1981 U.S.A.: Alfred a Knopf, 1981 326 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Maps on endpapers. While backpacking in an isolated part of the Nevada desert in 1968, Colin Fletcher (The Man Who Walked thru Time) discovered an old wooden trunk standing at the mouth of a cave. Inside he found a man's possessions. These personal but anonymous effects - among them a newspaper scrap form 1916, stirred Fletcher's imagination and a year later he went back and lived in the cave for ten days. The experience inspired him to piece together the life of the man who preceded him. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Blue quarter-bound cloth boards are clean and undamaged. DJ shows light shelfwear, not price-clipped. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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59 Fonteyn, Margot Autobiography
Knopf 1976 First American Edition. Hardcover As New Near Fine 
Knopf, 1976 Knopf, 1976 266 pp plus index. Illustrated with 80 pp of photographs. Jacket photograph by Cecil Beaton. Sepia endpaers with 19th Century dancing engravings.The life story of arguably the greatest ballerina of the Twentieth Century. This book is in pristine condition, if it's possible to look brand new after thirty-two years, this books does. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First American Edition. Cloth. As New/Near Fine.. First American Edition.. Hardcover. As New/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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Forbidden Journey The Life of Alexandra David-Neel, Foster, Barbara & Michael
60 Foster, Barbara & Michael Forbidden Journey The Life of Alexandra David-Neel
San Francisco Harper & Row 1987 0062503456 / 9780062503459 First Edition. Paperback Very Good 
San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1987 363 pp. Comprehensive biography of arguably the most vivid personality of the western explorers of Tibet in the Twentieth Century. Text is clean, tight and unmarked., covers have a little shelfwear.. First Edition.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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