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Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2005. US Edition. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. solid, glossy dark orange HC spine with contrasting title in lowercase script between author and publisher. front board has background movie reels in duo of purple tones. front board has lowercase orange title, pale purple small lettering and full author in orange. as new qualities, tightly bound, smooth hinge and spotless fep/ffep, interior gently perused. all textblock and edges all sides make a bright copy. 241 pp. ISBN# 0739109464.
New York: Doubleday & Company, 1971. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/VG-; White spine with red, blue and black text. DJ has general shelf wear, rubbing to edges, minor foxing on rear flaps, no major tears; Boards have spotting, bumping to corners, rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has red staining on bottom edges, foxing on paste downs, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 318.
New York: Station Hill Literary Editions, 1993. First paperback printing. Paperback octavo. Good+ with no dust jacket. Black spine with white and red lettering. Slight shelf-wear to wrappers at the corners. Minor rubbing to rear wrapper, small crease along bottom rear wrapper edge. Binding intact. Small smudge to top text block edge near the head of the spine, otherwise text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 235pp.
Cranbury, NJ: A.S. Barnes & Co., 1977. US Printing. Qto. VG/VG. tall light gray DJ spine with black titles jacket front with bright plum framed, b/w images densely fill the gray cover with its full black titling. slim DJ inner flaps, under clear protective cover. dark red clothbound HB with silver stamped titling, its adjacent boards thick and sturdy. b/w illustrations throughout the clear ivory textblock. 175 pp. ISBN# 0498019616.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1972. Octavo; VG-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, marbled with tan print; DJ has slight edgewear, holes in spine (insect damage); Boards in black cloth with gold print, slight spotting, slight wear to spine caps and corners, otherwise clean and tight; Textblock has spotting on top and bottom edge, remainder mark on bottom edge; xii, 419 pages, 48 pages of plates, illustrated.
New York N.Y. Checkmark Books, 2004. First Printing By Checkmark books. First Printing; Quarto; VG/no DJ soft cover; spine white w/ blue and black text; Cover has a very slight ding 1/4"x1/4" to the bottom front corner that carries through to the first few pages; other than that this book is very clean and tight; pp 452.
Berkeley, Los Angeles & London: University of California Press, 1998. First Paperback Printing. Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: White and black spine with white and black text: Covers have light shelfwear, some soiling/dust staining, slight fraying to corners: Textblock has some age toning to exterior, 3 pages have creases from being dogeared, otherwise pages clean and unmarked: 339 pp.
New York: Viking Press, 1941. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, buff with green print; Boards in buff cloth with green print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, soiling to top edge and front, mild spotting; Text block has green-tinted top edge, stain to front endpapers, tanning to front and rear endpapers, clean text; “With 136 photographs from the film of the same name by Rosa Harvan Kline and Alexander Hackensmid”; 143 pages, illustrated.
New York: Viking Press, 1941. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with green print; Boards in tan cloth with green print, spotting/soiling, wear to outside corners and spine caps; Textblock has spotting/soiling to endpapers, mild spine break at page 96, clean text; 143 pages, chiefly illustrated.
American Film Institute, 2004. Original. Imperial Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; thin spine black with white lettering; covers strong, clean, mild colorless smudges on front cover near fore edge, spine head bumped, minor edgewear minimal wear on covers and spine; textblock clean, minimal wear, free of markings/writing, free of highlighting/underlining. pp. 87.
American Film Institute, 2005. Original. Imperial Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; thin spine blue with white lettering; covers sturdy, clean, spine head bumped (moderately worn), purple stain across bottom edge of back cover, minimal other wear on covers/spine, minor to minimal other edgewear; textblock clean, minimal wear, no markings/writing, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 88.
New York, St. Louis, San Francisco: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1970. Octavo; pp 95; G/G-; black & orange spine with white text; dust jacket shows light scratching and rubbing to exterior, chipping to corners; boards are clean, strong and intact; text block has minor wear and light foxing to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, slight writing to page 95;.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1980. First thus, American edition in English. Thin octavo. Good+ in good+ dust jacket. Brown spine with tan lettering. Slight rubbing to dust jacket panels, particularly to the bottom edges of the panels.. Moderate shelf-wear to top edges of covers with some soiling near the top edges. Binding intact. Foxing to top text block edge, other text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 98pp.
London: Faber and Faber, 1952. First edition. Square octavo. Fair+ in fair+ dust jacket. Tan spine with black lettering. Dust jacket torn heavily but with adhesive tape affixed to the large horizontal closed tear at the front panel. Jacket nearly complete, excepting chipping at the top of the spine. Sale sticker to front jacket flap. Notable discoloration soiling to the cloth of the covers. Binding intact. Foxing at the top of rear dust jacket flap. Foxing to text block top edge and fore-edge. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 48pp.
Pomona, CA: Phoenix Marketing Services, 2001. Octavo: VG/VG-: Black spine with gold and white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some scuff marks, half inch closed tear along front head edge, price sticker on front upper corner: Boards are string and clean with faint edgewear: Textblock is lean and pages are free of markings, folds and tears: 190 pp.
Guilford, CT: The Globe Pequot Press, 2004. First Edition / First Printing. 8vo. VG+/VG+. ivory DJ spine with dark red scripted title between smaller authors and beige publisher on red tipped tail. DJ smooth and glossy, shows minimal wear. black clothbound HB with gold stamped titling, adjacent panels a heathered ivory. skimmed through gently, no marks nor writing. 237 pp. ISBN# 0762730536.
Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1968. First Edition. Octavo; First Edition; VG-/VG-; Ex-Library; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black and red print; DJ in mylar, affixed to endpapers (torn from front endpaper), slight edgewear, bump to lower right corner, but clean and bright; Boards in purple cloth with black spine and gold print, clean and strong, slight wear to spine caps; Textblock has purple top edge, library stamp on title page, library pocket affix to rear endpapers, otherwise clean and tight; xxii, 177 pages, 32 pages of plates, illustrated.
Cranbury: Barnes, 1971. First Edition. Large Octavo; VG/VG-; White spine with red text; DJ shows moderate wear and light staining, heavier staining on DJ's back interior cover; Boards strong, some discoloration on upper rear cover; Textblock has faint stains on front/rear end papers, otherwise clean; Binding strong; 315pp.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1980. Large Octavo: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Black spine with hot pink text: Covers have general shelfwear, curling at corners, small closed tear along fore edge on front, scuff marks: Textblock has slight age toning, pages are otherwise free of markings, folds or tears: 259 pp.
Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1970. First edition. SBN 870491121; Octavo; VG/VG; Dustjacket has some rubbing incl. some slight loss/fading of color in a few small areas, DJ has occasional mild edge wear, flaps are age toned and have a little bit of light foxing near their upper edges; Boards straight and strong, some very occasional and faint foxing visible at close range on boards (esp. back board), pastedowns are age toned and have some light foxing, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock fore edge has foxing, tail edge very occasional foxing, end papers and book's first and last few pages have some light foxing, interior clean; 239 pp.
New York: Pitman, 1969. First Edition. Oblong Quarto; VG-/G-; Beige spine with black text; DJ shows heavy wear through surface scuffing/rubbing, scratches and few open/closed tears up to 2", spine sunned, multiple small stains along spine; Boards strong, dust material on exterior head; Textblock has heavy foxing on exterior head, few spots on tail, penmark on front end paper, interior has small marks on first white page; Binding strong; 234pp.
Rutland and Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc., 1983. First. Octavo; VG-/Fair; Red spine with white text; DJ has top right corner torn off, other small tears, tape on front, and edges over all are frayed with moisture stains; Boards have rubbed corners and moisture stains; Textblock is age toned; pp 243.
Milwaukee: Applause Theatre and Cinema Books, 2014. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Black spine with red and white text; dustjacket is clean aside from light scuff mark with minimal edgewear; dustjacket back inside flap is creased on the bottom lateral corner; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 330.
Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers, 1992. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. bright red clothbound HB with stamped black titling down spine and centered on front board. neat board, a bit bumped at the corners. solidly bound, hinges secure and endpages clean. with some b/w illustrations. some pencil to table of contents, textblock just lightly read and handled, edges fair. 93 pp. ISBN# 0899506771.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1972. First. Octavo; VG-/G+; black, grey and white photograph spine with red and black text; dustjacket has light scuffing and scratching, light discoloration, light edgewear; boards are strong and clean with light bumping to corners, light fraying to head and tail of spine; textblock has light age toning, hinge lightly cracked and expose at half-title page, otherwise textblock is clean, binding tight; 862pp.
New York: Thames and Hudson, Lost Angeles County Museum of Art, 1987. First Edition. Square Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; Black spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, fraying, and chipping along sides and edges, rubbing and minor scratches to surfaces, creasing to DJ flap; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean; 293 illustrations, 113 in color; 256 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 87-50184.
London: Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., 1962. Thin octavo (7.5"w x 10"h); VG+/Good-; dj, glossy black spine with yellow and red text; dj, rubbing along top edges; several small open and closed tears; HB, red cloth spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; pencil marks on Index, else text block, clean; illustrations in color and B/W; 128pp.
New York: Anthology Film Archives, 1982. Octavo; VG/no-DJ, paperback; White spine with black text. Covers have general shelf wear, crease line on spine, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light wear on edges, dog eared on a few pages, cracking on gutter between p.114 and 115, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 202.
New York, NY: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1981. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. medium green cloth HB, gilt-stamped titling for author and main title left-aligned and like publisher are indented and between decorative, thin gilt bands. abrasive contact has worn the spine ends and other extremities lightly. ivory fep/ffep. skimmed textblock, basically clear. head-edge is heavily foxed head-edge; with smooth bright ivory fore-edge and tail. 315 pp. ISBN# 0824094786.
USA: Blood Moon, 2010. First Edition. First Edition; Quarto; VG+/no-DJ; Spine is magenta with yellow text; Covers have edge wear, rubbing to corners, joints are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, content is clear; pp 523; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1979. First Edition. Thin octavo; good/good; dj, yellow spine with red and black text; dj, age-toned; tape repairs to head/tail of spine; dampstaining at the spine; HB, dark green cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; foxing; underlining, Ch's 5 and 6 of 13 chapters; text block edges, spotted; B/W sketches by Laura Butler; 157pp.
Secaucus, New Jersey: Citadel Press, 1982. First Edition. Qto. VG/VG-. bright yellow DJ spine with black and red titling, enlarged upon front of jacket over the b/w photo montage. edgewear is light, stressed outer corners and spine ends, some chips and tiny cuts. mango yellow clothbound HB spine, imprinted black titling, some smudges to the bumped ends and cloth; volume panels are a dark pink paperboard. illustrated profusely in b/w alongside text. solidly bound and neat. interior unmarked, but a tinge of toning to fep/ffep. 256 pp. ISBN# 0806508078.
New York: Marion Boyars Publishing, 1993. First edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Pink spine with black text; DJ has minor shelfwear, slight residual mark from sticker on back, sunned at top, top front right corner has open tear; Spine of top and bottom of boards is slight bumped otherwise boards are clean and sturdy; Textblock is clean, binding is tight; 363 pp.