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The Soviet Image of the United States A Study in Distortion

Barghoorn, Frederick C.

New York, NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1950, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=6."x8.5", 297pgs(Index), Condition: VG No Dust Jacket, 1/16" cloth wear spot head of spine, covers dull, spine lightly browned, 1/8" cloth wear spot at one fore-edge corner tip, o.w. clear & tight. Has small ink owner name, address stamp of Donald S. Zagoria, Sovietologist & author of books on the Soviet Union, on front endpaper & his ink signature on Half Title Page, (D. S. Zagoria). Text bright and in VG+ condition. Subjects: Propaganda; Soviet Union; Soviet Foreign Pol; Analysis/Study; Association Copy; Foreign Policy; (Book No. 227195)

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Washington Pre-Eminent & The Masque of America & The White Robed Choir

Barlett, Alice Hunt

New York, NY, Brentano's, 1931, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, no Dust Jacket, Size is 8vo, 235pp(Index), illus: 34 Illustrations, Condition: Good+ no Dust Jacket, Cloth frayed at head & foot of spine, o.w. clean & tight. NO ink names. Bookplates etc. SIGNED & INSCRIBED by author Henry Woodhouse & a letter to Bartlett from Sol Bloon. Subjects: Americana; George Washington; Association Copy; (Book No. 080269)

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D. W. Griffith American Film Master

Barry, Iris

New York, NY, Museum of Modern Art, 1940, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=8"x10", 40pgs(Index), illus: B/W Photos, Condition: Good No Dust Jacket, Kim Swado's, Hollywood art director for such films as The Deer Hunter & James at 15, personal copy with SIGNATURE & date on front endpaper. Cover rear spine edge tear gluemended, o.w clean & tight. Subjects: Movie Directors; Silent Movies; Hollywood; Association Copy; (Book No. 179097)

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D. W. Griffith American Film Master

Barry, Iris

New York, NY, Museum of Modern Art, 1940, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=8"x10", 40pgs(Index), illus: B/W Photos, Condition: VG- No Dust Jacket, Personal copy of D.W. Griffiths' one-time wife, Linda A. Griffith with her bookplate inside front cover. Cover nicked head & foot of spine, one fore-edge corner, o.w. clean & tight. Text bright & in Fine condition. One of 8000 copies. Subjects: Movie Directors; Silent Movies; Hollywood; Association Copy; (Book No. 179096)

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American Industry in the War A Report of the War Industries Board (March 1921)

Baruch, Bernard M.

New York, NY, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1941, 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=6.5"x9.5", 498pgs(Index), illus: Illustrations, Condition: VG+/Good No Dust Jacket, DJ tears head of spine, top and bottom rear edges, 3/8" DJ chip top front edge, DJ edges nicked, dirt specks at end of text at fore-edge page ends, o.w. clean & tight. No ink names,bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. Both Bullitt & Baruch were advisors of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Foreword by the Author, Hugh S. Johnson, Introduction, and Richard H. Hippelheuser, Editor. Subjects: War Mobilization; Price Fixing; U.S. War Dept.; Association Copy; War Policies; World War I; First World War; (Book No. 225065)

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The Playwright As Thinker A Study of Drama in Modern Times

Bentley, Eric

New York, NY, Reynal & Hitchcock, 1946, 1st Edition, Later Printing, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=6."x8.5", 382pgs(Index), Condition: VG- No Dust Jacket, Grey cloth, black lettering. Spine cloth slightly browned, o.w. clean and tight. Ink SIGNATURE, date of Kim Swados, a prominent artist, set designer and production manager on front endpaper. Text fairly bright and in VG+ condition. Subjects: Drama Studies; Playwrights; Association Copy; (Book No. 219757)

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The History of Reparations

Bergmann, Carl with (Sir Josiah Stamp, Foreword)

Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Co, 1927, 1st American Ed, Hard Cover, no Dust Jacket, Size=6.5"x10", 333pgs, Condition: Good no Dust Jacket, Cloth faded on spine & edge areas & is frayed head/foot of spine & light foxing specks on endpapers, o.w. clean & tight. Owen D. Young's personal copy. Subjects: World War I; Reparations; Dawes Plan; Diplomatic History; European Politics; Political Revenge; Economic Collapse; Association Copy; (Book No. 101698)

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Your Inner Self

Bisch, Louis E. *Author SIGNED/INSCRIBED!*

New York, NY, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1922, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=5.5"x7.5", 195pgs, Condition: VG No Dust Jacket, Page ends lightly browned, o.w. clean, bright & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. SIGNED, INSCRIBED & dated by Author on front endpaper to Courtenay Lemon, socialist philosopher, critic and editor of The Nation in early 1900s. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychology; Association Copy; AUTOGRAPHED; (Book No. 190279)

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Spanish Institutions of the Southwest

Blackmar, Frank W.

Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins U.P., 1891, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, DJ Not Issued, Size=6.5"x9.5", 353pgs(Index), illus: 31 B/W Illus.,and 2-page Map, Condition: VG- DJ Not Issued, Association Copy SIGNED by author's sister Mrs. Mrs. Albert Smith Barker on page after front endpaper. 1/2" cloth chip/tear at rear cover fore-edge, endpaper hinges loose(NOT cracked),, 2 tiny ink numbers 555, 342 inside front cover at top edge, page ends agetoned, o.w. a clean copy. Text pages fairly bright and in VG+ condition. Subjects: American Southwest; Association Copy; Spain in America; (Book No. 255872)

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Battling The Elements

Buck, Bob *Author SIGNED/INSCRIBED!*

New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1934, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, DJ with Mylar, Size=5.5"x7.5", 192pgs, illus: B/W Illus. by Bob Nixon, Condition: VG/Good DJ with Mylar, Withdrawn stamp from USS Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum Library. Intrepid is an aircraft carrier commissioned in WWII and opened as a museum in New York City in 1984. It was completely refurbished and reopened to the public on Veterans Day, 2008. This book is part of a 2000+ book collection from the Museum Library. Paper spine label,1" DJ tear top rear edge, DJ nicked top and bottom edges, taped head of spine, front endpaper hinge paper tear neatly gluemended, 2nd Intrepid ink stamp on front endpaper, o.w. clean and tight. Text bright and in Fine condition. Price unclipped. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Author on Half Title Page to Harry A Bruno, early American pilot and co-founder of the Ancient and Sacred Order of Quiet Birdmen with his personal bookplate on page opposite. Subjects: American Pilots; American Aviation; Adventure; Exploration; AUTOGRAPHED; Association Copy; (Book No. 195272)

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The Wind and the Rain a Book of Confession

Burke, Thomas

New York, NY, George H. Doran Co., 1924, 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=5.5"x7.5", 309pgs, Condition: Good+ No Dust Jacket, Blue cloth, light blue lettering & front cover design. Spine cloth, lettering dull, page ends browned, front endpaper hinge tear gluemended, o.w. clean & tight. Author Murry roberts Rineharts personal copy with her ink signature inside front cover. Subjects: Fiction; Novels; First Editions; Association Copy; (Book No. 186351)

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Autobiography

Busada, Eli Abraham, Sr. *SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Author's Niece!*

Washington, D.C., Self-Published, 1983, 1st Edition, Paperback, Size=5.5"x8.5", 171 pages, illus: 38 B/W Illustrations, Condition: Near Fine SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Author's Niece Elizabeth to whom this book is dedicate on handwritten note laid in which has lightly tanned Title Page which has Published 1983 on it. Rest of book is clean, tight & bright. No ink names, tears, chips, foxing etc. Has NO ISBN Subjects: Autobiography; Association Copy.; Genealogy; AUTOGRAPHED; (Book No. 257371)

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We'll Stick To The Finish! "C'est la Guerre" (It is the War)

Chapple, Joe Mitchell

Boston, MA, Chapple Publishing Co., 1918, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing, Hard Cover, no Dust Jacket, Size=6.5"x9", 308pgs, illus: B/W Photos, Condition: Good+ no Dust Jacket, Foxing on photo pages & the page before & after them, o.w. a clean, bright copy. No ink names, bookplates, etc. SIGNED/ INSCRIBED to his nephew by George Twombly who wrote the letter on page 54 of book with details of when & where the letter was written to Chapple. Subjects: Association Copy; Wolrd War I; (Book No. 133947)

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Tesla Man Out of Time

Cheney, Margaret *SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Tesla Relative!*

Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1981, 2nd Printing, Hard Cover, w/Dust Jacket, Size=6.5"x9.5", 320pgs(Index), illus: 26 B/W Photos, Condition: Fine/VG w/Dust Jacket, SIGNED, INSCRIBED & dated by Tesla's grand nephew on front free endpaper, 1/2" DJ edge tears (3), o.w. clean, bright & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. ISBN 0139068597 Subjects: Biography; Scientists; Technical Inventors; Technical Genius; Association Copy; (Book No. 250317)

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My Reminiscences of an Active Life

Churchill, Dr. Stephen E. *Grandnephew SIGNED/INSCRIBED!*

Stamford, NY?, 1998, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=6.5"x9.5", 65 pages, illus: COLOR Protrait, B/W Photos, Condition: Fine No Dust Jacket, Clean, tight & bright. No ink names, tears, chips, foxing etc. SIGNED & INSCRIBED by grandnephew of Dr. Churchill, Dr. Stephen E. Wiberley inside front cover. He collected the material in this book. Much of this book was originally published in the Mirror Recorder, one-time Stamford, NY newspaper, on Octpber 9, 1952. Subjects: Autobiography; Stamford, NY; Rexmere, NY; New York State; Upstate New York; Rural New York; AUTOGRAPHED; Association Copy; (Book No. 169477)

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Twenty-Sixth Annual Report Of The Comptroller, The City of Troy, N.Y. Fiscal Year Ended Feb. 28, 1897

Coffey, James W. Comptroller

Troy, NY, Green's, 1897, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=6."x8.5", 434pgs(Index), illus: Frontispiece, Condition: Good+ No Dust Jacket, This copy was issued to Garnet D. Baltimore with his name stamped in gold gilt on front cover. Mr. Baltimore was first black graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, NY, class of 1881 with a degree in Civil Engineering and designed local landmarks during his career including Prospect Park in Troy. Dark brown spine label (with gold gilt letters), leather spine and fore-edge corners, brown cloth boards. Leather spine is slightly worn, cover fore-edge corners worn, o.w. a clean copy. Text block bright and in Fine condition. Subjects: Black Americans; Association Copy; Civil Engineers; Troy New York; City Comptroller; Financial Reports; (Book No. 254023)

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shrdlu an affectionate chronicle

Cosgrove, John (Editor) *Author SIGNED!*

Washington, D.C., Colortone Press, 1958, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, no Dust Jacket, Size=7"x10", 208pp(Index), illus: Many B/W Photos, Condition: VG+ no Dust Jacket, Front inside hinge browned, o.w. clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates etc.SIGNED/INSCRIBED by 1961 Natl Press Pres. U.S. Ambassador Chester Bowles. Subjects: National Press Club; Press Club History; Association Copy; AUTOGRAPHED; (Book No. 110216)

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Total Peace What Makes Wars and How to Organize Peace

Culbertson, Ely *Author SIGNED!*

Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1943, 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Hard Cover, w/Dust Jacket, Size=5.5"x8", 344pgs(Index), illus: Map, Tables & Figures, Condition: VG+/Good w/Dust Jacket, SIGNED, INSCRIBED by Author on front endpaper in green ink. 1/2" DJ chip tapemended on inside head of spine, top rear edge, 1/4" x 1" one bottom rear edge, 1" tapemend DJ tear bottom front edge, 1" & 1/2"DJ edge tear, o.w. clean and tight. No ink names, bookplates etc. Price unclipped. Text in Near Fine condition, red book covers VG+. SIGNED to Samuel H. Friedman who was a journalist and labor activist who ran twice for Vice President of the U.S., on the Socialist Party of America ticket. Subjects: War & Peace; How to Organize; Association Copy; (Book No. 225625)

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The Turk and His Lost Provinces Greece, Bolgaria, Servia, Bosnia

Curtis, William Eleroy

Chicago, IL, Fleming H. Revell Co., 1903, 1st Edition, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket, Size=6.5"x9.5", 396pgs(Index), Condition: Fair No Dust Jacket, This book is from the library of the famous Clarence S. Darrow with a bookplate inside front cover, the bookplate is 75% covered in tape. The covers are completely covered with scotch tape for some unknown reason, pastedown endpaper edges & hinges also taped to some text pages. Most of text bright & in Near Fine condition. Could it be that Mr. Darrow was obsessive compulsive? Subjects: Turkey; Bosnia; Association Copy; (Book No. 171065)

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Nelson Rockefeller A Political Biography

Desmond, James

New York, NY, MacMillan Co., 1964, 1st Edition, 1st Printing, Hard Cover, w/Dust Jacket, Size=6"x8.5", 330pgs, Condition: Fine/VG+ w/Dust Jacket, 1/2" DJ tear top front edge, o.w. clean, tight & bright. NO ink names, bookplates etc. Price unclipped. DJ in a clear plastic protective cover. Former Chairman of the Republican National Committee H.M.(Hugh Meade) Alcorn Jr.'s personal copy with his ink signature & date on front endpaper. Subjects: Political Biography; Nelson Rockefeller; U.S.Governors; Liberal Republicans; New York State; Vice Presidents; Association Copy.; (Book No. 202241)

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