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Oscar Wilde

By Ellmann, Richard

Penguin, London, 1988, 1988 First softcover ed. (hardcover was 1987). xiv, 634 pp., 63 ills., biblio, appendix, index, 8vo, ill. wraps. NF with creasing to spine, very light rubbing to extremities, contents F.. 1st Edition. Soft cover.


Olympio: The Life of Victor Hugo

By (Victor Hugo) Maurois, Andre

Harper, N.Y. 1956, 1956 First US Edition. xii, 498 pp., 15 ills., biblio, notes, index, 8vo, brown cloth in dj. VG/Good (bookseller's stamps to ffep and rear fep/dj badly edgeworn and chipped).. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


Margaret Mead: A Portrait

By Rice, Edward

U.S.A.: Harper & Row, 1979. First Edition. xvii, 204 pp., maps, photos, maps, biblio, index, 8vo, hardcover in dj. NF/VG (price-clipped, few short tears).. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Oscar Wilde

By Fido, Martin

Viking, N. Y. 1973., 1973. First Edition. 144 pp., profusely ill., index, 4to, red cloth, dustjacket. VG in VG- dj with some wear and tears, price-clipped.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


John Lennon

By Corbin, Carole Lynn

Watts, N.Y. 1982., 1982 First Edition. 120 pp., many photos, chronology, biblio, index, 8vo, hardcover. 2 school stamps on ep's, else Fine text in VG dj with several short tears.. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


Where Seldom a Gun is Heard. (INSCRIBED Presentation Copy)

By Jenkinson, Sir Anthony

Arthur Barker, London, 1937., 1937. First printing. 247 pp., 8vo, blue cloth with gilt titles, dustjacket. Text is Nearly Fine with very light wear to tips. Dj is poor, present in separated panels with major edge-chipping. Inscribed "To Betty from Anthony with best wishes, London, 1937".. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Peter Sellers: The Authorized Biography,

By Walker, Alexander

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1981,, 1981. First UK edition. Xvii, 240 pp., about 47 photos, filmography, index, 8vo, hardcover in dustjacket. Less common than the US first. NF/VG (wear to extremities of dj, few short tears).. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Enter a Goldfish: Memoirs of an Irish Actor, Young and Old

By Mac Liammoir, Michael

Thames & Hudson, London, 1977, 1977 First UK Edition. 192 pp., 8vo, hardcover in dj. VG/VG (slight dampstaining to dj and cloth, otherwise fresh, tight copy, no tears).. 1st Edition. Hardcover.


Gloria and Joe: The Star-studded Love Affair of Gloira Swanson and Joe Kennedy

By Madsen, Axel

Arbor House, N. Y. 1988., 1988 First Edition. 328 pp., photos, biblio, index, 8vo, hardcover in dj. Lightly bumped tips, else Fine/Fine.. F. Hardcover.