Kingsport, TN: Southern Publishers, Inc., 1942. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 Inches. 625 PP. #186 of the special signed limited edition. Stated First Printing copy. McKellar was played by Michael O'Neill in Leonardo DiCaprio's "J. Edgar" 2011 film. Light wear to edges. PO bookplate. An attractive copy overall.
Des Moines, Iowa: Carter & Hussey, 1896. First Edition, First Printing. 5 3/8 X 7 3/4 Inches. 168 PP. Original publisher boards with gilt title-stamping to front cover. Signe and dated by Hussey under the frontis portrait. Noted Des Moines leader and conservationist, Hussey's poems are filled with a love...
Henry Holt and Company: Dial Press, 1962. First Edition, First Printing. Original wraps. 5 X 5 Inches. Original price of $1.95 on rear cover. Blechman has become a highly successful commercial artist with his work adorning many New Yorker covers over the years. Light scuffing to covers. Hint of wear...
Hauppauge, NY: Barron's, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 7 5/8 X 10 3/8 Inches. 368 PP. Profusely illustrated history and murder and tragedy among actors and the film industry. Complete number line to the "1" on the copyright page. Original price of $29.99 intac. Hint of scuffing to DJ.
London: Batsford, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Original wraps. 7 3/8 X 9 5/8 Inches. 272 PP. First printing of this very nicely illustrated book on the films of Jack Cardiff. Cardiff's resume include The African Queen, Rambo: First Blood Part II, War and Peace and Conan the Destroyer. An exceptional copy of this film study.
Savannah, GA: The Junior League of Savannah, 1980. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 7 X 9 1/2 Inches. 286 PP. Original publisher boards with spiral binding. Original price of $9.95 intact on front flap of DJ. Includes southern delicacies such as "Chicken Liver Spread", "Deviled Eggs with Shrimp", "Hoppin John"...
New York: Robert McBride & Company, 1929. Signed Limited Edition. Hardcover. 6 3/8 X 9 3/4 Inches. 208 PP. One of 850 numbered copies signed by author on the publisher limitation page. This copy marked "Printer's" in the limitation line. Hint of scuffing to spine. Original white and blue paper boards. Lacks original slipcase.
Surrey: Edisea Limited / Boat International, 1977. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 9 X 12 1/8 Inches. 304 PP. Stunning boating lifestyle publication featuring photographic coverage of a selection of a the finest yachts in the world. Filled with ads for yachts, yacht builders and the like. Original subscription card laid-in.
Jacksonville, FL: University of North Florida Press, 1989. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 9 3/8 X 12 1/4 Inches. 421 PP. Classic book on the history and architecture of Jacksonville, Florida. Slight bumping to corners. DJ exhibits scuffing and wear at edges. Chipping at folds of DJ. A rare book.