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1 Black, John Collected Poems (1910-1950)
Fine Editions Press 1950 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Signed
Fine Editions Press, 1950 80 pps. Text clean, tight, bright, and unmarked apart from a dedication by the author on the half-title page. Red cloth-bound boards with gold ink Near Fine. Pale yellow DJ with black and red printing has some chipping on the upper reverse edge and some damage at the bottom of spine but is clean bright and tight. This book was from the library of screenwriter Nunnally Johnson.. Dedicated By Author on Half Title Page. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 5 5/8" X 83/8". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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2 Burkhard, Paul Oh! My Pa - Pa Featured By Eddie Fisher Victor Records
NY Sshapiro, Bernstein and Co,, Inc. 1st English Edition Paperback Good 
NY: Sshapiro, Bernstein and Co,, Inc. 4 pps. Text clean, tight and toned. Full-page sepia-tone photograph of 1950's pop singer Eddie Fisher is clean and tight with 2 very small closed tears. Split at fold but holding. The song "Oh! My Papa" is from musical comedy Fireworks and was translated from the Swiss.. 1st English Edition. Pictorial Paper. Good. 8 7/8" X 11 7/8". Sheet Music. First Edition. 
Price: 21.00 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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The Philby Conspiracy, Page, Bruce, Leitch, David
5 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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6 Parrish, M. M. How the World Wags
Philadelphia Dorrance and Co. 1959 1st Edition, Signed Hardcover Very Good Good Signed
Philadelphia: Dorrance and Co., 1959 142 pps. Text clean, tight, bright, unmarked and Near Fine. Orange cloth boards with black printing on spine Very Good with very minor wear evident on corners. Cream colored DJ with burgundy printing and small woodcut on front has corner wear with minor chipping and small adhesive stan on bottom edge. Graphics are tight, bright and undamaged. A collection of humorous verse and lyrics by a well-known contributor to popular periodicals in the 1950s.. By Author. 1st Edition, Signed. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 5.25" x 7.5". Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 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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