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Paris Album, Cocteau, Jean
41 Cocteau, Jean Paris Album
W.H. Allen. London. 1956. 1st English ed. Cl.w.dj. 
Nice edition of book of memoirs by the writer, filmmaker & artist. Illus. throughout w. drawings. Light wear & chipp. to dj. Sm. piece missing from top of spine along with light soil. & stain to dj. Vg+/vg. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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42 Cohen, Morton N. Lewis Carroll and Alice. A Celebration of Lewis Carroll's Hundred and Fifieth Birthday
New York The Pierpont Morgan Library 1982 875980767 1st Edition Paper 
Catalog for an exhibition celebrating the remarkable creative life of Lewis Carroll and his everlasting Alice books and his work in photography, mathamatics and games.. Illustrated with 27 illustrations and photographs. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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43 Collins, Max Allen, Hagenauer, George,, Jones, Valerie, Collier, Peggy. Illus.by Paul Lee & Jon Bright True Crime. Vol.1. G-Men & Gangsters From Slum Gangs To The Mafia. Vol.2. Serial Killers & Mass Murderers
Eclipse Books 1993. 156060171X / 9781560601715 
vg+. 2 sm. books of killers,sickos,gangsters & villains orig. pub. as trading cards. Illus. w. full color artwork portraits & bios. paper orig. edition. Binding is sm. wraps.  
Price: 40.00 USD
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44 Collins, Philip. Photographs By Dan Sundstrom. Cigar Bizarre. An Unusual History.
New York General Pub. Group. 1997 1 57544 067 9 / 9781575440675 1st Printing Oversize Paper 
Comical book using cigars in all sorts of situations & tableaus. The book is illustrated with large full color humorous photos & arranged by subjects such as sports, leisure, theatre, transportation etc. Fine.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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45 Compton, R.H Our South African Flora
South Africa United Tobacco Cosin association with] United Tobacco, Westminster Tobacco, Policansky Brothers 1940 First Edition Coth Without D.j. As Issued 
Text in English & Afrikaans. Lacking the metal plate with stylised design of protea, on the cover. But all the small plates (100 in all and complete are included along with 8 mounted colored plates affixed. Marginal line-drawings throughout printed in pale orange. Pictorial endpapers. I'm dating it as 1940 as there is a gift inscription on the front endsheet that is dated 1941. There is a touch of wear to the points of the cloth but otherwise this is a nice vg copy of a lovely floral book. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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46 Cuomo, Mario M. Diaries Of Mario M. Cuomo. The Campaign For Governor
NY Random House 1984. 0394536959 / 9780394536958 
vg+/vg+/sm. mend. tear to bott. of dj. INSCRIBED & SIGNED "MARIO". The ex-gov. of New York's diaries from his 1st race for the office. No illus. 2nd print. edition. Binding is bds.cl.w.dj. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Slang Of Sin , Dalzell, Tom
47 Dalzell, Tom The Slang Of Sin
MA. Merriam-Webster Inc. 1998 0877796270 / 9780877796275 1st Paper Edition Paper with Die Cut Cover 
Terrific book of slang with enries on alcohol, gambling, drugs, crime and of course sex. Also includes background material including word history & sources and references. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Istvan Banyai. Die cut cover. Remainder mark to the bottom edge, otherwise fine.  
Price: 25.00 USD
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48 Davis, Kenneth S. A Prophet In His Own Country. The Triumphs and Defeats of Adlai E. Stevenson
New York Doubleday & Co. 1957 First Edition Cloth with Dustjacket 
SIGNED BY ADLAI E. STEVENSON AND KENNETH S. DAVIS ON BLANK PAGE. THESE MAY BE AUTOPEN OR PRINTED SIGNATURES. IN ADDITION THERE ARE FOUR TIPPED IN LETTERS FROM ADLAI E. STEVENSON. 1) TYPED NOTE TO THE FORMER OWNER OF THE BOOK ON EXECUTIVE MANSION STATIONARY WHEN STEVENSON WAS THE GOVENOR OF ILLNOIS. DATED NOVEMBER 11, 1952. IN THE NOTE STEVENSON THANKS HER FOR AN "UNDERSTANDING MESSAGE." SIGNED IN INK. 2) PRINTED NOTE THAT WAS SENT OUT TO HIS SUPPORTERS AFTER HIS 2ND LARGE DEFEAT FOR THE PRESIDENCY. THE OWNER OF THE NOTE HAS WRITTEN NOV. 1956 ON THE TOP. 3) THIS IS A VERY GOOD TYPE-WRITTEN AND SIGNED IN INK NOTE FROM STEVENSON TO THE OWNER OF THE BOOK IN WHICH HE THANKS HER FOR HER LETTER AND WRITES "HAVING TWICE BEEN HONORED BY MY PARTY, I THOUGHT IT WOULD BE IMPERTINENT TO SEEK A THIRD NOMINATION, BUT THE OUTPOURING OF LOYALTY AND CONFIDENCE THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY AND AT LOS ANGELES IS MY GREATEST HONOR AND SATISFACTION. DATED AUGUST 9, 1960. THIS WAS OF COURSE THE CONVENTION THAT PICKED JOHN F. KENNEDY TO RUN FOR THE HIGHEST OFFICE. 4) THE FINAL LETTER IS A TYPED NOTE FROM THE PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER FOR THE UNITED STATES MISSION TO THE UNITED NATIONS IN WHICH SHE WRITES ON THE BEHALF OF MR. STEVENSON WHO WAS THEN THE U.S. AMBASSADOR TO THE U.N. THANKING THE FORMER OWNER OF THE BOOK FOR HER RECENT COMMUNICATION AND THANKING HER FOR HER ADVICE AND SUGGESTIONS. DATED MAY 6,1963, SIX MONTHS BEFORE THE KENNEDY ASSASSINATION. Biography of Stevenson, written shortly after his big defeat for the presidency, a not uncommon book but the letters make it a bit special. A small amount of chipping to the edges and the head and crown of the spine panel. Vg/vg. 
Price: 250.00 USD
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49 Davis, Ronald L. Van Johnson MGM's Golden Boy
Mississippi University Press of Mississippi 2001 1578063779 / 9781578063772 First Printing Boards & Cloth with Dustjacket 
Biography of the recently deceased actor who lived a closeted gay life, the book alludes to this but is very discreet about Mr. Johnson's private life. Illustrated with some photos + filmog. Light faint touch of soiling to the top edge, average light wear. Vg/vg. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, De Quincey, Thomas
50 De Quincey, Thomas Confessions of an English Opium-Eater
New York The Heritage Press 1950 First Heritage Press Edition Boards & Cloth in Slipcase 
Very nice edition of this 19th century work about drug addiction highlighted by 12 beautiful gravures by Zhenya Gay. 1 tiny tear to the bottom of the frontispiece. Laid in is The Heritage Club Sandglass newsletter. The slipcase which has the same green decrative paper as the book's boards has chipping and wear, the book is fine and unread. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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51 Dunlap, David W.,Text and Principal Photography By On Broadway a Journey Uptown Over Time
New York Rizzoli 1990 0847811816 / 9780847811816 First Edition Oversize cloth with Dustjacket 
Very large over 300pg. book that traces the history of one of the most famous avenues in the world over time. From the historic downtown financial district up through Harlem and Washington Heights, the book is rich with 100's of historical photos, maps and contemporary photos that show the tremendous changes that have taken place. Includes a large informative text and interesting notes on many of the buildings that line Broadway. A tiny touch of edgewear to the spine panel, otherwise fine/fine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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52 Eldon, Dan, Eldon, Kathy, Edited By The Journals of Dan Eldon. The Journey is the Destination
San Francisco Chronicle Books 1997 0811815862 / 9780811815864 First edition/1st Printing Oversize Illus Bds. No Dj. 
Very beautiful book that reproduces pages from Dan Eldon's journals that he kept while working as a photojounalist in Africa before he was tragically killed in Somalia. Printed in full color on heavy glossy paper with 1 die-cut two-page gatefold and an inserted still unopened glassine envelope with several images within. Printed in lush and vibrant full color with collages, photos, artwork and text by his mother. This is the true first edition published without a dustjacket and in pristine condition. Fine. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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My Dark Places, Ellroy, James
53 Ellroy, James My Dark Places
NY Knopf Pub. 1996. 0679441859 / 9780679441854 
fine/fine. SIGNED BY ELLROY. Deep dark long memoir about the murder of the author's mom when he was 10 years old. Dj. design by Chip Kidd. 1st ed. Binding is bds.&cl.w.dj. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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54 Eszterhas, Joe Nark
CA. Straight Arrow Books 1974. 0879320516 / 9780879320515 
vg/vg-/dj. has minute wear. sm. piece miss. remainder mark. Early piece of reportage on drugs by the successful Hollywood screenwriter. 1st edition. Binding is cl.w.dj. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Histoire De La Locomotion Terrestre, Fabre, Maurice
55 Fabre, Maurice Histoire De La Locomotion Terrestre
Switzerland. Editions Rencontre 1964 1st Edition Large Glazed Bds. No Dj. 
TEXT IN FRENCH. Very attractive book on the history of transportation from prehistorical times to the early 60's. Includes much material on trains, and is wonderfully illustrated both in b&w and color with vintage historical drawings, illustrations and photos. Nice illustrated glazed boards of wheels. Lacking the dustjacket, and a soft fold to one or two pgs. otherwise vg+. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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56 Fredrickson, Olive A. With East, Ben Silence Of The North
New York Warner Books 1981 0446855596 / 9780446855594 Later Printing Paperback 
SIGNED BY ELLEN BURSTYN. Paperback edition of the autobiography of Olive A. Fredrickson published to coincide with the film version that starred Ellen Burstyn. The book is the story of Fredrickson who spent a hard and courageous life in the Canadian Northwest. Illustrated with 16pgs. of photos of the real Fredickson. Ms. Burstyn is truly one of our great actresses and has received 6 Oscar nominations over the years, winning one in 1974 for "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore." She has also won numerous other awards and honors including a Tony award along with several Emmy nominations. This is a fine unread copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Revolution For The Hell Of It, Free (Hoffman, Abbie)
57 Free (Hoffman, Abbie) Revolution For The Hell Of It
New York The Dial Press 1968 First Edition Paper 
Classic book of essays on the hippie-Yippie and peace movement of the 1960's by the somewhat legedary the late Abbie Hoffman. Illustrated with photos and graphics. There are a few small stains to the margins of a few pgs. a tiny spot to the front edge, 1 small reader corner fold, and soft bottom corner crease to the front cover and a more pronounced corner crease to the back cover. Vg. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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58 French, Warren Jack Kerouac
New York Twayne Pub. 1986 080577467X / 9780805774672 Later Printing Cl.w/o. Dj. As Issued 
Career study and bio. of the writer. Illus. with 1 portrait. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Don't Be Afreud or A Short Guide To Youth Control, Gamlin, Lionel & Gilbert Anthony
59 Gamlin, Lionel & Gilbert Anthony Don't Be Afreud or A Short Guide To Youth Control
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1946 First Edition Small Illus. Bds. 
Humorous little book (30pgs. ) with many humorous little b&w illustrations on how to bring up and handle youth with a capital Y. A tiny faint stain to the upper corner of the front board, otherwise a very nice clean copy. Near fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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60 Garber, Marjorie Vested Interests. Cross-Dressing & Cultural Anxiety
London/New York Routlege Pub. 1992 0415900727 / 9780415900720 
Large (over 400pgs) book on the history of transvestism and drag in history, literature, film, photography and popular mass culutre from Shakespeare to Peter Pan. 40pgs of b&w & color photos. Laid in is a color snapshot of the actor John Cameron Mitchell in drag for his role as Hedwig. The book has a gift inscription to someone named John, and this and the photograph leads me to believe that this once belonged to him. Fine/fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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