New York: Christie's, 2006. Large Octavo; pp 250; G/paperback; gray spine with silver text; covers have slight rubbing to exterior; some soiling to front; minor wear to edges; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
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New York: Christie's, 2006. Large Octavo; pp 250; G-/paperback; gray spine with silver text; covers have noticeable rubbing to exterior; some soiling to front; minor wear to edges; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Christie's, 2006. Large Octavo; pp 250; G/paperback; gray spine with silver text; covers have noticeable rubbing to exterior; some soiling to front; minor wear to edges; intact panels; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
New York: Sotheby's, 1990. Large Octavo: VG/no-DJ wraps: Black spine with yellow text: Covers have some mild edgewear, slight fraying of corners, mild scuffing on front and back: Textblock slightly darkened with age, otherwise in good condition with no markings/tears: Book is an auction catalog from the sale of animation cels, features many color photographs of the cels for sale: No page count given.
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: Sotheby's, 1997. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ paperback; black and blue spine with white text; cover has minor shelfwear; textblock has one page torn out, damp staining in bottom corner of last several pages, otherwise clean.
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.
Hollywood: Script City printers. Small Quarto; G/no-DJ paperback; Screw bound spine w/o text; Covers have slight ink and other minor smudges on exterior, otherwise intact; Text block shows slight shelf wear on exterior edges, but pages are unmarked; Ad lib notes on the last page; pp 177.
Madrid, Spain. Uniespana. 1971. OCTAVO; VG-/Wraps; Color Pictoral Spine w/ No Text; Ex Libris, Inscribed; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; Illus., B&W Photos; Spine, Slight Creases, Toning; Split In Front Board; Toning.
New York: Quigley Publications, 1955. Annual. Octavo; good/none; black leatherette spine with silver text; quarter-bound w/orange cloth boards; ex library, stamps and markings; shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; 1096 pp; ads; binding shaken; front hinge, split start; edges, staining; else very good.
Beverly Hills: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, 2004. First. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; red spine with white and black text; covers have minimal edgewear, slight cracking and white marks on front cover along spine, back cover has a 2 inch sticker from previous bookseller in bottom left corner; textblock is clean; 121pp.
New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House-Publishers, 1978. Quarto; pp 633; VG-/VG-; beige spine with black and brown text; dust jacket is covered with mylar and shows light sun fading to exterior, minor edge wear; boards are clean, strong and intact; text block has minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to front pastedown, interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Pocket Books, Inc., 1965. First Thus. 16mo; pp 127; G/paperback; dark yellow spine with black text; covers have some soiling to exterior; minor wear to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
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.
New York: The Film Daily, 1958. 40th. Annual Edition. Octavo; good-/no dust jacket; burgundy leatherette spine and boards with raised lettering, gilt; shelf wear and bumping; hinges, cracked; binding, badly shaken; text block, clean; musty smell; edges. foxing and light soiling; else very good. 1186pp. Offered as is.
Rochester: University of Rochester, 2001. Octavo; vg/good-; dj, black, gray and white fade on spine with white text; HB, black cloth spine with silver text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; 264 pp.; photos; dj, water staining; minor chipping; else very good.
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.
Great Britain: Routledge & Kegan Paul, Ltd., 1981. First UK Edition. 8vo. G+/ - no DJ. solid, dark purple wrappers spine, with ivory titling from tip of spine to about mid-spine. tiny publisher acronym close to tail. chafing along both sides and at spine ends. moderate edgewear visible along all softcover edges, much creasing, wrinkling and veins visible upon illustrated wraps cover and small ivory/purple thumbnails on rear with tiny ivory text interior. half-title page has ink writing with purple marker that bleeds through to title page. some illustrations on heavily yellowed ivory semi-gloss sheets, else stock is a mild ivory. much thumbed wraps copy, corners show stress from reading and shelfwear. 228 pp. ISBN # 0710008171.
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: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1994. 8vo; VG/Paperback;very thin white and black spine, with no inscription;covers have minor marks;text block is minimally age-toned otherwise clean; 41p.
New York: Carol Publishing Group, 1992. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Brown & grey spine with green & blue text; dustjacket is clean but has some rubbing and minimal edgewear; boards are clean and strong; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 287.
Cranbury, NJ: A. S. Barnes and Co., 1971. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Grey spine with metallic purple text; Some discoloration to boards due to age, otherwise strong, binding strong; Discoloration of edges of textblock, otherwise clean; pp 226.
New York: Delacorte Press, 1971. Octavo; VG/VG; Hardcover; red spine with black and white text; dust jacket has minor tears and scratches;front flap has a minor scratch due to a fold; boards are clean and strong; text block is clean; 245p.
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: Vantage Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo in sepia cloth with mostly white pictorial dust jacket, VG+/VG, dust jacket protected by Mylar sleeve. Light shelf wear to boards, boards straight, binding strong and solid. Text block is age toned, foxed on top edge,text clean. Dust jacket is shelf worn, with 3 small closed tears to lower front edge. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR to Former Presidential Adviser, Jack Valenti, on first free endpaper. Title in burnt orange on off-white dj spine. Shelve Film [Screenplays].
New York: Theatre Arts Books, 1968. First edition. Octavo. Good+ in good- dust jacket. Red and gray spine with black lettering. Adhesive tape affixed to the tears at top and bottom of DJ spine. Some overall shelf-wear to DJ panels. Corners of DJ panels rubbed. Two inch long closed tears at top edge of rear DJ panel. Covers clean. Binding intact. Text block edges clean. Text of pages clean and free of markings. Age-toning to pages. 403pp.
Givors: André Martel, 1948. Fourth. Octavo, 273 pages; Good + condition; Spine worn with multiple lengthwise creases and small pieces torn off at head and foot, small tear to bottom rear cover, creases and spotting to both covers; clean interior with many uncut pages, binding loose in places but all pages remain attached, contains numerous B&W photographs; sold as is.
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.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1980. Second Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; orange spine with teal title; jacket has rubbing, sunning, small tear at front flap hinge; boards are strong and clean, bump at front fore edge and in front upper corner; textblock is clean; pp 327.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2004. Quarto, 365 pages; VG; bound in fine burgundy genuine leather with bright gilt spine title and gilt decorative motif on covers, photograph on front cover; gilt text block; silk endpapers; silk ribbon; gift inscription on second free endpaper; shelved easton press.
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, 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;.
London: Phaidon Press Limited, 1995. first edition. Small quarto; VG-/VG-; pp 357; black spine with bright blue lettering; dust jacket is covered with mylar, exterior has light wear; cloth has slightly sun faded exterior with light scratches and smudges to exterior, boards are strong and intact; text block show lightly sunned exterior edges, interior clean with tight binding; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
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.
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.
New York: Arbor House Publishing Co., Inc, 1973. Octavo: VG/G Hardcover; Shades of black spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket with some rubbing,fraying and light marks on cover otherwise clean; Boards are clean, binding solid; Text block clean; 268 pp.
Secaucus: The Citadel Press, 1980. Second paper bound edition. Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with off-white & red text; Covers are showing rubbed corners and exterior surfaces; Text block is slightly age toned, otherwise clean; pp 256.
New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1985. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, green spine with white text; dj, minor shelf wear; half-inch tear, top of front fold; HB, green cloth spine with gilt lettering; quarter bound with yellow boards; boards, strong, clean; minor shelf wear and bumping; 176pp.
Westport, CT and London: Greenwood Press, 1984. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/no dust jacket; green cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 316pp.
New York: St. Martin's Press, Inc., 1976. Octavo; pp 304; G+/G; white/purplish pink spine with white and red text; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; some smudges to exterior; minor chips to edges; cloth has lightly sunned exterior; sturdy boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; offset to endpapers; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
Los Angeles/New York: The Museum of Contemporary Art/The Monacelli Press, 1996. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; White spine with black and red text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, age toning, spine is shaken; Textblock has slight age toning to edges, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 327; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
Franklin Center: The Franklin Library, 1989. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; hardcover; black spine, gild text; boards strong, minor shelfwear, rubbing on tail edge, bumping on fore corners; text block clean; signed by author on first blank; 533pp.
New York: Random House, 1989. First Trade Edition. Octavo; pp 533; VG-/VG-; dark blue spine with yellow and white text; dust jacket has slight to exterior, mylar wraps; cloth shows light sunning to exterior, strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by author to prev. owner on bookplate located on FFEP.
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: Henry Holt, 2010. First edition, first printing. Octavo; vg+/vg; dj, greenish gray spine with yellow text; HB, gray spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 304 pp.; photos; else very good.
Vienna: Wespennest, 1993. first edition. set of two octavos in glossy black and white soft covers with gold letters; VG; in good condition; minimal shelf wear; vol. 1 contains narrations and photographs; vol. 2 directors' index; in GERMAN; shelved in Cinema section.
UK: Cambridge University Press, 2000. Octavo; VG/no-DJ, paperback; Orange spine with black text. Covers have general shelf wear, fraying on corners, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 292.
Secaucus Press: Citadel Press, 1978. First. Quarto; vg+/good+; dj, gray spine with pink and white text; HB, red cloth spine with gilt titles; quarter-bound w/purple boards; ex libris, bookplate; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 224 pp.; B&W photos; dj, [BRO-DART]; else very good.
Hudson, NY: Center for Curatorial Studies, 2000. Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; White spine with black text; Covers mostly clean, some smudging near tail on back cover, one cut on back cover, minor bend on back cover bottom corner; Text block very clean, back free paper has some smudging, 120 pp.