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The Magic Curtain
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The Magic Curtain

by Langner, Lawrence

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Nice copy, no dust jacket. First edition
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Hardcover
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Lawrence Langner (May 30, 1890 – 1962) was a playwright, author, and producer who also pursued a career as a patent attorney. Born near Swansea, South Wales and working most of his life in the United States, he started his career as one of the founders of the Washington Square Players troupe in 1914. In 1919 he founded the Theatre Guild, where he supervised over 200 productions. He was also founder and Chairman of the American Shakespeare Festival, and with his wife, Armina Marshall, he created and operated the Westport Country Playhouse. Besides theatre, Lawrence Langner wrote several books, including an autobiography, titled The Magic Curtain. He was awarded the 1958 Tony Award for best play production (together with his wife and partners, Theresa Helburn and Dore Schary) for Sunrise at Campobello. (Wikipedia) Numerous photos, early Katherine Hepburn and many others. 8vo, 498 pp. No dust jacket, some sunning to the spine. Stated First edition.
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Marcel Godet, Directeur de la Bibliothèque Nationale Suisse, 1954 First Edition, Signed
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Marcel Godet, Directeur de la Bibliothèque Nationale Suisse, 1954 First Edition, Signed

by Bourgeois, Pierre

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Used - Fine
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A very rare publication about the head of the National Swiss lib
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Hardcover
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No copies of this small but nicely bound book are found for sale. OCLC only shows five libraries worldwide having copies of this book. Signed by the Author, Pierre Bourgeois to Milton Lord, who became the Boston Public Library head. written in French and in near perfect as printed and bound condition. Some slight toning and sunnint along the cloth spine on the front board with some minor bumps. Otherwise, interior is clean, bright and in excellent condition. A very rare publication about the head of the National Swiss library and his life. OCLC is as follows:Title: Marcel Godet, Directeur de la Biliothèque Nationale Suisse /Author(s): Bourgeois, Pierre. Publication: Neuchâtel,Year: 1954Description: 23 S.Language: French SUBJECT(S) Named Person: Godet, Marcel. Note(s): Aus: Musée neuchâtelois ; 1954.Responsibility: Pierre Bourgeois.Document Type: BookEntry: 20030429Update: 20100406Accession No: OCLC: 248854755MILTON E. LORDDirector of LibrariesSeptember 1930 – January 1932Milton Lord began a… Read more
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Marilyn
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Marilyn: Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962 Actress and Comedian

by Steinem, Gloria and Barris, George

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Used - Near Fine
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First
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780805000603
ISBN 10
0805000607
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Marilyn- Text by Gloria Steinem and photos by George Barris and others. Stated First Edition (1986 copyright) 1988. Henry Holt & Co. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 0805000607 001838 - hardcover - - - Steinem Gloria (text) & Barris George (photos). MARILYN NY: Henry Holt and Co. (1986). 1st Edition. 182p. Hardbound with DJ. Very minor wear only. Text is tight and clean.
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Marilyn- Barnes & Noble First Edition (Taschen) Steve Crist and Shirley T. Ellis de Dienes (editors)
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Marilyn- Barnes & Noble First Edition (Taschen) Steve Crist and Shirley T. Ellis de Dienes (editors): The Taschen licensed to Barnes & Noble Edition

by Dienes, Andre de

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Used - Near Fine
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First
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781014351005
ISBN 10
1014351006
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Marilyn (First Edition)Dienes, Andre de (photographer); Steve Crist and Shirley T. Ellis de Dienes (editors) Barnes & Noble / Taschen, Beverly Hills, CA, 2007. First Edition, quarto hardcover in dust jacket. B/W/Color throughout, 240pp. Dienes' imagery of Marilyn Monroe from her early Norma Jeane years to blonde and outstanding actress and comedian of film.
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Massachusetts Writ: to impound John Waite (former Colonel in the Massachusetts Militia and served...
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Massachusetts Writ: to impound John Waite (former Colonel in the Massachusetts Militia and served in the Revolutionary War) 1810

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Only
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Massachusetts Writ: to impound John Waite (former Colonel in the Massachusetts Militia and served in the Revolutionary War and heirs to land in Falmouth, Maine along the Presumpscot river. A nice item, dated 1810 with many notable people referenced in the document. Waite was accused of favoring the British and lost title to some 1,400 acres of land on an island, Chebeague Island , that he co-owned with Captain Waldo also of Maine. Some tears and some loss of paper, folds, creases and toning but otherwise a very nice document.
Colonel American revolution; Rhode-Island American, , Colonel John Waite of the 1st Cumberland Company, a regiment of the Massachusetts Militia, aged 76 died; 7 Nov 1817; in South Kingstown. He was a patriot and veteran of the American Revolution, and a strong advocate for the liberties of his country until his death. Additional testimony was provided and is found in Nathan Taylor's pension file, Matthew Waite son of John said his father died 20 Oct 1817; Colonel John Waite… Read more
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The Master of Mary of Burgundy: A Book of Hours; Reproduction, Full color
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The Master of Mary of Burgundy: A Book of Hours; Reproduction, Full color

by Alexander, J. J. G.

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Used - Near Fine
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Good condition, near fine with slipcase, reproduction of master
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Hardcover
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London: Phaidon Press. Near Fine. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean blue vinyl decorated with gilt. Text is tight, clean & intact. Reproduction of a Dutch Book of Hours produced in the late-fifteenth century, the reproduction of the magnificent illuminated manuscript is in full color. VG+ slip case with signature, only visible at an angle and does not detract from slip cover; a nearly invisible name signed into from of slip case cover. Introduction & Legends by J. J. G. Alexander. Art; George Braziller, New York, 1970. Color Illustrations; 5" - 6" tall; Unpaginated pages.
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The May Queen : cantata in three parts, 1846 First Edition; Tennyson, Alfred Very Rare
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The May Queen : cantata in three parts, 1846 First Edition; Tennyson, Alfred Very Rare

by Tennyson, Alfred

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Used - Detached
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Numbered Page count: Cantata 1, 9 pages Cantata 2, 9 pages C
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Very rare first edition copy of The May Queen by Alfred Tennyson and William R. Dempster. 1846, 13 by 9-7/8 inches, no boards and no covers. Retains back blank sheet and first sheet is loose and partially disbound. Some water staining to about 3./4ths of the piece, upper 1/3rd otherwise mostly bright and clean with occasional fox spotting to the interior. All three Title pages present. An tragic poem about life and then death. World Cat finds only 15 copies. A rare work.
Numbered Page count: Cantata 1, 9 pages Cantata 2, 9 pages Cantata 3, 15 pages The May Queen : cantata in three parts /
William R Dempster; Alfred Tennyson, Baron 1845 English Musical Score Musical Score : Printed music : Cantatas 1 score (3 v.) ; 34 cm. Boston (115 Washington St., Boston) : Oliver Ditson,
Libraries worldwide that own item: 13
Title: The May Queen : cantata in three parts /
Author(s): Dempster, William R. 1809-1871. (William Richardson), Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson,; Baron,; 1809-1892. Publication: Boston… Read more
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The Memoirs of the Lives and Actions of James and William Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, &...
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The Memoirs of the Lives and Actions of James and William Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, & c. In which an Account is given of the Rise and Progress of the Civil Wars of Scotland with other Great Transactions both in England and Germany, from the Year

by Burnet, Gilbert

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Used - Title page torn with loss of text, occasional spotting, with minor worms periodically, otherwise, tight 19th century rebind of a
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1677 is the First Edition, does have the Charles 1 portrait and
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Hardcover
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Burnet, Gilbert. (1643-1715) The Memoirs of the Lives and Actions of James and William Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, & c. In which an Account is given of the Rise and Progress of the Civil Wars of Scotland with other Great Transactions both in England and Germany, from the Year 1625, to the Year 1652. Together with many Letters, Instructions, and other Papers, Written by King Charles the I. Never before published, all drawn out of, or Copied from the Originals. London, Printed by J. Grover, for R. Royston, Bookseller to the Kings Most Excellent Majesty, 1677. Folio, 12 x 7.5 in. First edition. []3, a6, B-Zz, Aa-Zz4, Aaa-Lll4. Contains both portraits where other volumes are lacking. "[Burnet's] vacations were spent chiefly in Hamilton, where the duchess engaged him in putting in order all the papers relating to her father's and uncle's political careers. Lauderdale, who had his own reasons for anxiety as to the light which might be cast upon transactions in which he had himself been engaged, no… Read more
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Memoirs of John Horne Tooke, together with his valuable Speeches and Writings: Also, containing...
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Memoirs of John Horne Tooke, together with his valuable Speeches and Writings: Also, containing Proofs Identifying him as the Author for the Celebrated Letters of Junius

by Graham, John A.

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Used - Good-
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First American Edition
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Hardcover
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Graham, John A.; Memoirs of John Horne Tooke, together with his valuable Speeches and Writings: Also, containing Proofs Identifying him as the Author for the Celebrated Letters of Junius, 1826, 8vo, Covers off, spine cover wanting. Light fox and toning. A rare book.This book was presented to: Mrs. Sarah Ann E. Strong, presented by the Author, with his best respects, and high consideration." The front cover is detached and on it is written: Dr. Graham, New York. There is fox throughout but mostly light with some toning as well. It is a rare book. Sarah Ann Strong married a Henry Strong who was a descendent of Caleb Strong, revolutionary war soldier and governor of Massachusetts. Their were a number of persons believed to be 'Junius' a person who wrote public letters to the London newspapers, which published them. John Horne Tooke was one that was considered to be the author of Junius. John Horne Tooke (25 June 1736 – 18 March 1812) was an English politician and philologist.He was born in Newport… Read more
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A Mirror for Witches
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A Mirror for Witches

by Gibbings, Robert and Forbes, Esther

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Used
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First
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Hardcover
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Esther Forbes with Illustrations by Robert Gibbings; 8vo, fine book in publisher's housing. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1928. Hardcover. Illustrated by Gibbings, Robert (illustrator). First Edition. The edition is limited to 220 numbered copies, 200 of which are for sale. Signed by Forbes on the limitation page. Parchment backed boards. Printed on Normandy Vellum paper. Very Art Deco design. Exceptional book with wonderful woodcuts by Robert Gibbings. A fine copy in very good black slipcase with one edge partially split and mild smudges.
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Monica's Story
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Monica's Story: None

by Morton, Andrew

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Used - fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
1854794264978
ISBN 10
1854794264976
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Morton, Andrew (1953— ); Monica's Story; 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1854794264 . Near fine dust jacket. Signed by Monica Lewinsky. ; 9.21 X 6.30 X 1.26 inches; 285 pages; Original dust jacket. 8vo
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Moravian Church.; Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Committee to Whom the Petition of...
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Moravian Church.; Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Committee to Whom the Petition of the Deputies of the United Moravian Churches, in Behalf of Themselves and Their United Brethren, was Referred.; Great Britain. A composite volume. Some exemplars arranged differently. First item ([2], 635-638 p.) includes, with separate t.p.: Anno regni Georgii II Regis Magnae Britanniae, Franciae & Hiberniae, vicesimo secundo : at the Parliament begun and holden at Westminster the tenth day of November Anno Dom. 1747 ... London : Printed by Thomas Baskett ... and by the assigns of Robert Baskett, 1749, London: Printed by the Assigns of R. and Edw. Atkins Esquires. For Thomas Basset at the Sign of the George near Cliffords Inn in Fleetstreet.
Small 2vo, 12x 7.75 in. First Edition. [Blank]; 2, [Tittle page, iii]; 7F-5; B-F2; A-I2; K-O2; X-Z2; Aa-Ii2; Kk-Qq2; [Blank]. This copy is bound in full contemporary sheepskin, the pages are crisp but the boards are loose and last section of Epilogue is disbound… Read more
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