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1 COLOR AND FIRE. DEFINING MOMENTS IN STUDIO CERAMICS, 1950-2000.
LOS ANGELES/NY LACMA/RIZOLLI. 2000 First Edition 
Fine in a fine dj. (Neat, non-personalized, presentation sticker from the Museum to a patron at bottom edge of front endpaper) (EB) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 MOVIE STORY MAGAZINE. JUNE, 1946
LOUISVILLE FAWCETT PUBLICATIONS 1946 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
Near fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Couple short tears at crest of spine. Paper in text mildly age toned) John Wayne & Claudette Colbert are pictured on the cover in a scene from "Without Reservations." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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3 POETS: TWENTY-FIVE POSTCARDS.
NY FOTOFOLIO. First Edition 
Set of 24 b&w postcards of notable poets. The box calls for 25 separate images. All fine in a close to fine black card box with white titles. ((5 3/4" X 6 3/4") (Hint of mild rubbing to box) Not sure if the 25th image was not a title page which has gone missing. No publication date. * Take note: 24 images only. Somewhat uncommon entry in this popular series. (G) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 (Capote, Truman) Windham, Donald. (Text) FOOTNOTE TO A FRIENDSHIP.
SELF PUBLISHED. VERONA 1983 1983 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
First Trade Edition. One of 400 numbered copies. Near fine in printed wrappers. (Touches of mild shelfwear to covers. Area of offsetting at base of rear panel) A memoir of Truman Capote & others. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 (Parker, Robert B.) I'M ON SPENSER'S CASE WITH ROBERT B. PARKER AND DELL: PROMOTIONAL BUMPER STICKER.
NY DELL. First Edition Bumper sticker Fine with no dust jacket 
BUMPER STICKER. Promotional item produced in the early to mid-1990's. Fine, with adhesive portion un-opened. (4" X 13") Printed in blue, grey, white & black colors. An uncommon ephemeral item. Ideal for the Robert B. Parker completist. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Abbey, Edward. CONFESSIONS OF A BARBARIAN. SELECTIONS FROM THE JOURNALS OF EDWARD ABBEY. 1951-1989.
NY: LITTLE, BROWN. 1994 1994 First Edition Softcover Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. About fine in plain white printed wrappers. (Pub. date inked at base of spine) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 Abdullah, Achmed. THE THIEF OF BAGDAD.
NY BURT. 1924 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in New dust jacket 
From the library of noted collector of magic books Michael Hemmes with his bookplate depicting the famous Indian Rope Trick afixed to front end paper. Laid-into the book is a cut autograph of silent film star Douglas Fairbanks on a plain white index card. Near fine copy in rose-colored cloth with gilt titles, lacking the original dust jacket in a supplied facsimile wraparound Willie Pogany illustrated jacket dust jacket. (Gold titles somewhat dull) Features photo illustrations from the classic Douglas Fairbanks silent film. (O); 5 1/4" x 7 3/4"; 310 pages 
Price: 500.00 USD
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8 Ackroyd, peter. (Contributor) NEW POETRY 1. P.E.N.
QUARTET. LONDON 1986 1986 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
REVIEW COPY. (Slip neatly afixed to front endpaper. The slip is intended for the American distribution) Near fine in a priceclipped Nf. dj. (Couple of short edge tears & touches of light shelfwear to dj. A few soil spots on top edge) Features 4 poems by Ackroyd. Also 2 poems by John Ashbery. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Agee, James. AGEE ON FILM.
MCDOWELL/OBOLENSKY. NY 1958 1958 First Edition Hardcover Fine 
About fine in a Vg. dj. (Orange hue on spine of dj. faded. A few short edge tears & smaller nicks to dj.) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Aldrin, Buzz & Barnes, John. ENCOUNTER WITH TIBER.
NY WARNER BOOKS. 1996 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
ADVANCE READING COPY. INSCRIBED by Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin to Marylin Hudson, founder of the Roundtable West, on the title page. Fine in pictorial printed wrappers. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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11 Alexander, Scott & Karaszewski, Larry. (Screenplay) ED WOOD.
NY FABER. 1995 0571175686 / 9780571175680 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A trade-size paperback original Close to fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (Hint of rubbing to covers. Text a tad age toned) INSCRIBED by the screenwriters on the title page. SIGNED on neatly tipped-in cards by director Tim Burton & cast members: Johnny Depp, Martin Landau, Patricia Arquette, Jeffrey Jones, Sarah Jessica Parker, J.D. Spradlin, Vincent D'Onofrio, Norman Alden & Max Casella. Features a photo insert. Martin Landau was awarded an Oscar for Best Supporting role. 
Price: 650.00 USD
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12 Allende, Isabel. OF LOVE AND SHADOWS.
KNOPF. NY 1987 1987 022402812X / 9780224028127 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First American edition. SIGNED by Isabel Allende alongwith her signature flower drawing on title page. The publisher's full color book card laid-in. Near fine in a like dust jacket. (Faint trace of foxing at top edge. Tiny hint of creasing at bottom edge of rear panel of jacket. ) Author's SECOND U. S. Publication. (O) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Allende, Isabel. THE STORIES OF EVA LUNA.
ATHENEUM. NY 1991 1991 0689121024 / 9780689121029 First Edition Hardcover Fine Signed by Author
First American Edition. SIGNED by Isabel Allende on the half-title page. About fine in a fine dj. (Hint of foxing at top edge); Signed by Author(s) 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Alton, John. PAINTING WITH LIGHT.
NY: MACMILLAN. 1949 1949 First Edition Fine with no dust jacket 
About fine in deep blue cloth, with titles in orange & yellow, lacking the dj. The classic text on Hollywood film noir lighting techniques. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Amis, Kingsley. MR. BARRETT'S SECRET AND OTHER STORIES.
LONDON HUTCHINSON. 1993 0091778905 / 9780091778903 First Edition Cloth Near Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Near fine in fine dust jacket. (Light trace of foxing at top and fore edges. ) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Amis, Martin. THE MORONIC INFERNO.
CAPE. LONDON 1986 1986 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Signed by Author
INSCRIBED by Martin Amis on the title page. Near fine in a Nf. dj. (Faint touch of shelfsoiling to edges. Light lamination creasing on rear panel) Essays.; Signed by Author(s) 
Price: 75.00 USD
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17 Anderson, Sherwood. WINDY MCPHERSON'S SON.
NY: JOHN LANE. 1915 1915 First Edition Very Good with no dust jacket 
A very good copy, lacking the rare dj. Author's FIRST book. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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18 Anderson, William C. BAT-21.
PRENTICE-HALL. ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS 1980 1980 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
ADVANCE READING COPY. Near fine in pictorial printed wrappers. (A few small spots of soiling to covers. 2pp. Of publicity material laid-in. ) Filmed with Danny Glover & Gene Hackman. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Anonymous. (Widely Held to be Written By Jonathan Gash) STREETWALKER.
NY VIKING. 1960 0670678252 / 9780670678259 First American Edition Cloth Fine 
About fine in a Nf. dj. (Light shelfwear with a few short edge nicks & creasing at spine ends on dj. Couple small edge tears in dj.) Long thought to be mystery writer Jonathan Gash's FIRST book, though he chooses to deny it. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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20 Anthony, Piers. BIO OF A SPACE TYRANT. VOLUME 2: MERCENARY.
AVON. NY 1984 1984 First Edition Softcover Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. Close to fine in plain orange printed wrappers. (Mild trace of offsetting at base of front cover) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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