New York: Harper & Row, 1984. First Edition, First Printing. Thick Octavo, 837 pages; VG-/VG-; spine red with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut ''$27.50', mild closed tears and rubbing; slight rubbing to text block; full page New Year inscription opposite of title page, plus dated inscription on title page, dated January 8m 1985. Both inscriptions are to Jerry Aronson, director of the documentary 'Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg'. ..."I hope your film doesn't get tangled in ideas but can be straightforward chronology if that's possible."; consignment; shelved case 0.
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1897 . First Photoplay Edition. 8vo., 354pp.,  ads; VG/Poor; spine beige with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; chipping along most edges, tape has been applied along the entire upper and lower edge of the dust jacket, as well as part of the front hinge of spine; previous owners name and stamp on ffep; with image of Lugosi on rear cover; With four stills from the 1931 Universal motion picture DRACULA. Original red cloth; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
New York: Del Rey/Ballantine Books, 1976. First Edition. 8vo., 183 pp., VG+/VG+; DJ, spine blue with white lettering, navy blue pictorial front cover with white lettering; very mild shelfwear to DJ (e.g., rubbing to corners, creasing/wear to back flap; "BOOK CLUB EDITION" stated to bottom of front flap; The first edition was issued as a book club edition; DJ protected by mylar; gray boards with navy blue lettering to spine; virtually no shelfwear to boards; contains ephemera to front endpapers (Del Rey "Science Fiction Book Club" brochure featuring Star Wars); interior clean; novelization of the 1977 film released six months prior to the movie's release; LP consignment; shelved Case 8, Dupont.
Gütersloh: Editions Prisma/Sigbert Mohn Verlag, 1963. First French Edition. 4to., unpaginated, VG/VG-; DJ, spine white with red lettering (faded pink, text legible), black and white pictorial front cover with red lettering; shelfwear to DJ, particularly to head and tail of spine, edges, and corners; scuffing to covers of DJ, particularly to bottom of back cover; two tears to back cover of DJ, no material loss; DJ protected by mylar; gray cloth boards, red lettering to spine; virtually no shelfwear to boards, light scratching to fore-edge of text-block; boards slightly cocked, binding strong; contains many black and white portraits by Ray, including many famous persons; INSCRIBED by Ray to half-title page; text in French; occasional creasing to leaves, very mild age-toning to margins of interior, text clear and bright; shelved Case 11.
New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1965. First Edition, Fourth Printing. Octavo, 316 pages; VG/VG; spine gold with black and white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$5.95', slight chipping to head and tail of spine; bump to upper corner of rear board; signed on ffep, 'Best Regards / Ronald Reagan'; SG consignment; shelved case 5.
Paris: Editions de la Roseraie, 1927. first limited edition (420 copies on Velin de Rives); signed by Illustrator and Publisher. Large quarto in black and brown hardcovers with beige letters; spine black with no letters; VG; boards with minimal soiling; deckle edges slightly dusty; color illustrations throughout covered with rice paper; text in large print; pp. 215; in French; signatures on end page; this novel inspired the 1935 major motion picture featuring Arletty and Michel Simon; in good condition; shelved in Case # 11; please contact us for shipping costs.
Le Sycomore, 1984. First Limited Edition (#176 of 500). Oblong folio in black cloth with black and white DJ in brodart; VG/VG; white letters on spine; DJ has some closed tears around edges, protected by brodart; strong binding; paper and text clean; pp. 301; author's signature and dedication on last front end page; very scarce; contains chapters on the uses of light in cinematography and in the arts, as well as philosophical and artistic descriptions of the role of light in photography; some full size pages in color; long, beautiful quote from Alain Robbe-Grillet inside front cover; in French; shelved case 11; please contact us for shipping costs.
Santa Barbara: The Paget Press, 1984. First Limited Edition. Octavo; VG; Red spine with black label; 161 pages; SIGNED by Bukowski opposite the limitations page, numbered 167 of a limited edition of 200 singed hardbound copies; Some minor wear to the edges and corners; Binding and boards strong; Text block clean; Shelved case 2.
New York: Nancy Spector, The Guggenheim Museum, 2002. Softcover Edition. folio, 522 pages; VG; in off-white iridescent cloth wraps, title on spine in shiny silver. Very light edgewear to wraps, small smudge to front cover; Indentations in textblock (like letter tabulations in an encyclopedia); textblock and pages clean and bright; two Guggenheim programs and an invitation to meet Matthew Barney loose within; scarce in softcover; shelved case 11.
Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; 6 volumes: 1-TV Underwater: Silver Springs, Florida, April 15, 1956; 2-Barnhart Dam: U.S.-Canada Border, June 3, 1956; 3-Western Plains: Laramie, WY, Sept. 16, 1956; 4-Guided Missiles: White Sands, NM, March 3, 1957; 5- The Immigration Patrol Story on the California-Mexico Border, April 28, 1957; & 6-Marine Assault: Quantico, VA, May 12, 1957; Cloths have slightly sunned spines with minor scratches and rubbing as well as slight white smudges on exterior of panels and lightly rubbed edges and corners but otherwise panels are strong and intact; Text blocks have darkened somewhat on exterior edges due to age with light foxing on some first pages however bindings are tight with fully bound pages.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1963. First edition. Octavo; G+/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with black and orange print; DJ has mild edgewear, age-toning; Boards in red cloth and black cloth with silver and red print, mildly cocked spine, smudge to bottom edge, else clean and tight; Signed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 272 pages, illustrated (b&w). BL consignment.
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1977. Octavo; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, white with brown print; DJ in mylar, mild edgewear, mild peripheral tanning, slight spotting to bottom corners, price-clipped; Boards in red and black cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block clean and tight; Signed in ink by Bob Hope on the front flyleaf; 271 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w). BL consignment.
Chicago: Cinebooks, Inc., 1985, 1986, 1987. first edition. Small quarto; G+/no-DJ; medium blue spine with gilt text; 14 volumes - v. 1: A-B, v. 2: C-D, v. 3: E-G, v. 4: N-R, v. 5: S, v. 6: T-V, v. 9: W-Z, and v.10: Silent Film (1910-1936), supplements (2) and indices (2); cloths are slightly sunned & rubbed on exteriors; light smudges, scratches & small stains exteriors; panels are otherwise intact & strong; text blocks all show slight wear & light toning due to handling & age; v. 3 has slight writing on copyright page; pp 8965. Signed by authors in volume one. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. SHELVED ON AISLE 10 TOWARDS THE BACK OF AISLE ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996. First American Edition. Octavo, 404 pages, VG/VG-; DJ, black spine, white lettering: mild overall wear to DJ; mild wear to head, tail, and corners; small closed tear with slight material loss to bottom right corner of front cover; "$24.95" to front flap, DJ covered by mylar; red matte paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: mild overall wear to boards, light age-toning/wear to text-block, interior clean; shelved Case 8.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2013. First Edition, Third Printing. Octavo, 306 pages, VG-/VG-; dark green pictorial DJ, light yellow and white lettering: very mild overall wear to DJ, wear/closed tearing to bottom corner of front cover, "U.S. $25.00 / Can. $28.99" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, dark green cloth spine, dark green paper boards, bright gold lettering to spine: mild bumping/small circular dent to bottom corner of front board, light age-toning to text-block, small black scuff mark to top; mild aged-paste staining to gutters of endpapers; interior clean, slight closed tearing to fore-edge of pages 306-307 and last unnumbered blank page; INSCRIBED by Shyamalan to title page; shelved Film.
New York: Golden Book, 1986. Folio picture book, 92 pages, VG; gloss paper boards, yellow spine, orange and black lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, bright illustrated endpapers, light age-toning to interior, text and graphics unaffected; occasional mild creasing to leaves; fully illustrated; pub. 1986 and "KK LL" stated to copyright page; shelved Review Table.
New York: Anthology Film Archives, 1988. first edition. Quarto in off-white soft covers with black and red letters; VG; moderate soiling and shelf wear; text and paper clean; pp. 684; this is vol. 1 part two only; contains film scripts, articles and correspondence, with centerfold photographs; pp. 684; [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping may be unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1972. First Edition. Quarto; G/G; grayish brown spine with gilt and black text; dust jacket has slight sunning to spine; moderately rubbed exterior; some wear to edges; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; slightly splayed boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota, 1986. Limited edition, 1 of 1,000 copies printed. thin oversize 8vo. gray/white pictorial wraps cover, red/black rear with stapled binding. gently handled, slim and clear and excellent interior. no marks nor writing to the textblock highlighted by b/w stills and photos. 28 pp. part of University of Minnesota, Wilson Library, Special and Rare Books Collection. 28 pp. Shelved above Ephemera section.
Paris, France: Aux Editions Du Cygne, 1932. (unstated edition). Quarto. Good- with no dust jacket. Half-cloth half-marbled pink boards. Brown spine with beige panel and black lettering. Slight shelf-wear to covers. Text block edges clean and unmarked. Text of pages clean and unmarked. 366pp. Text in French.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 2011. First Edition. Octavo; pp 469; VG/VG; black/white pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; Belafonte 2011 Smithsonian ticket stubs slipped in at rear; mylar wraps; cloth shows very slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block clean; deckled fore edges; illustrated; signed by Harry Bellafonte;.
Oblong Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Thin black spine with no text: Clam shell case has light rubbing to edges, slight chipping at head and tail of spine, clean: Covers have minimal shelfwear, small white spot on front else clean and binding solid: Textblock is clean: Book includes short quotations from reviews of the movie and awards it has won along with a page titled "For your consideration", it was likely produced as promotional material intended for distribution to academy members during awards season: Unpaginated. Please see the four photos attached for details.
Paris: Distribue par Discina. Quarto; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print on a black ground; Boards in marbled blue paper and blue cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, slight shelfwear; Text block has slight spotting to endpapers, vendor label on front pastedown; Appears to be a bound compilation of a paperback of scenario and illustrations from the film, a program from a 1944 “Soiree de gala” presentation of the film, and two tickets to that presentation (one with name in blue pencil written on it); unpaged, chiefly illustrations (b&w).
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 2006. First. Quarto; VG-/G+; white spine with grey text; dustjacket has light staining, scuffing and scratching to covers and spine, moderate edgewear with tearing to upper edge of front cover; boards are strong with light scuff mark to front cover, otherwise clean; textblock is clean; 256pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1962. First Edition. Octavo; pp 278; G/G; black spine with gray and ivory text; dust jacket has lightly sunfaded exterior; some rubbing to edges and corners; cloth shows lightly sunned exterior; strong, intact boards; text block has slight soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated; book review adhered to ffep; deckled fore edge;.
Chapel Hill and London: The University of North Carolina Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo; pp 362; VG-/VG-; gray spine with black and red text; dust jacket has only light wear to exterior; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light foxing to exterior edges, as is; interior clean; tight binding; illustrated;.
Nashville: Rutledge Hill Press, 2000. Small quarto; pp 246; VG-/G; black spine with gilt and white text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows light wear to front; lightly bumped corners; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Miramax Books, Hyperion, 1997. First edition, seventh printing. Paperback octavo. VG- with no dust jacket. White spine with black lettering. SIGNED by Kevin Smith in large marker strokes on the front free endpaper. Minor shelf-wear to wrappers at corners. Binding intact. Two very small discolorations to the fore-edge, otherwise text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. 311pp.
New York: Delacorte Press, 1971. First Printing. Octavo; pp 245; VG/G; red/black pictorial spine with ivory and black text; dust jacket shows mild wear to exterior; small tape mends to spine head and tail edges; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; interior clean; illustrated;.
New York: Pantheon Books, 1976. First Edition. Octavo; pp 463; VG-/G; dark beige spine with purple and black text; dust jacket has tape mend to front head edge; minor wear to edges; light wear to exterior; cloth shows light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges, some foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean; illustrated; inscribed by author to ffep; also greeting card laid at ffep written by author.
New York: William Morrow, 2013. First Edition. Octavo: VG/VG: Black spine with some gray and pink at head of spine and white and red text: DJ is very clean with minimal shelfwear: Boards are strong and clean, very light rubbing mainly to corners and head and tail of spine, binding tight: Textblock is clean and pages unmarked: First Edition: 306 pp.
Ontario: Council for the Arts and the Canada Council, 1971. Octavo; VG-/G-Hardcover in 'as is' condition; Red spine with white text; Heavy shelf wear and age to dust jacket, rubbing along surfaces and spine, chipping to jacket at sides and edges, fraying all around, dj is price-clipped at flap; Heavy wear and age to boards, light bumping at corners; Binding cocked, Toning to paste-down, hinges and pages; Age toned and darkened text block exterior, text block clean, grey-scale illustrations; 280 pp.
Beverly Hills, CA: Sotheby's, 1997. Large Octavo: VG/no-DJ paperback: Covers have clear protective sheath, mild general shelfwear, otherwise clean: Textblock has light age toning and rippling, otherwise clean and pages are free of markings, folds and tears, mostly black and white photographs: Auction Catalog from the estate of Marlene Dietrich: 123 pp.
Bern: Peter Lang, Inc.; European Academic Publishers, 1991. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; spine white with pink and white lettering; covers sturdy, clean, minor bump on spine head, small stain on front bottom edge, minor bumping on bottom front corner, light age toning on edges, minimal other edgewear, no markings, no tears; textblock clean, mild creasing down length of first few pages (front free end paper through page 2) minimal other wear, minor stain on bottom edge, no writing/markings, no highlighting/underlining. pp. 272.
Albany, NY: State University of New York Pres, 1995. First. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Inscribed; Purple spine with white text; Boards strong, clean, with general shelfwear and edgewear, rubbing at corners and at top of spine, front cover has a sweep of several long, narrow gouges, as well as clusters of abrasions along the fore edge and tail edge, back cover has small gouge along fore edge; Textblock clean, author inscription to previous owner on front free-end paper, foxing along headband; pp 238.
San Diego and New York: A.S. Barnes & Company, Inc., 1980. first edition. Small Quarto; G-/G+; Rust spine with yellow & black text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has slight wear along edges and slightly rubbed exterior, sticker on front flap; Cloth has rubbing at corners and spine edges but exterior is clean and panels are strong & intact; Text block shows slightly ivory toned exterior edges with cracking at title page along binding and between pp 234-235 away from binding; previous owner's label on rear pastedown; pp 307. Signed on book plate on ffep.
Brasil: Pelmex, 1961. Text in Portuguese; Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Spiral bound thin spine. Covers have general shelf wear, foxing present, fold line on front corner, fraying to corners, tiny surface tear on rear corner, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 30.
Ann Arbor, MI: The Pierian Press, 1991. Quarto; VG/no-DJ; White spine with illustration of a film roll, black text. Boards have general shelf wear, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 438; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
n.p. The Film Daily, 1948. Thick Octavo; pp 1088; G/no-DJ; dark brown spine with gilt text; thirtieth annual editions; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; rubbed corners; embossed titles and scroll borders to panels; text block shows age toned exterior edges; some foxing to endpapers; good binding; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2005. First Printing. Small Quarto; pp 110; VG-/VG-; gray spine with pink and white text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior, sticker to front; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior, interior clean; inscribed by authors and photographer.
New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 2007. Small Quarto; pp 233; VG-/G; ivory spine with gray text; dust jacket has slightly sunned spine; some toning toward exterior edges; previous bookshop's sticker to front; cloth has slight rubbing to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.