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61 (Barnes, Djuna). Kannenstine, Louis F. THE ART OF DJUNA BARNES: Duality and Damnation
New York: New York University Press, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A study examining how the author's varied career influenced her literary works; in addition to being a short story writer, poet and playwright, Barnes also worked as a portrait painter, journalist and a theatrical columnist. Treats unpublished works. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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62 (Barnes, Djuna). Kannenstine, Louis F. THE ART OF DJUNA BARNES: Duality and Damnation
New York: New York University Press, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a price-clipped dust jacket. 
Barnes was a jack-of-all trades: short story writer, playwright, theater columnist, journalist, poet, illustrator. Kannenstine examines how this widely varied career influenced her literary works. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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63 (Barnes, Julian). Kavanagh, Dan GOING TO THE DOGS
New York: Pantheon, (1987). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Duffy mystery written by Barnes under pseudonym. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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64 (Bartel, Paul). Deitch, Kim EATING RAOUL
(New York): (Mercury Film Dist., Inc.), (1982). First edition. This copy has been SIGNED by Paul Bartel to the top verso of the front cover. Cheap paper tanning, mild creases and wear to the covers, else a near fine copy in colorful stapled wraps. 
Comic book rendition by Kim Deitch of Paul Bartel's black comedy cult film, adapted from the screenplay by Paul Bartel and Dick Blackburn, with art by Kim Deitch, Carol Lay, Warren Greenwood, Rich Chaidlaw and Shawn Kerri. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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65 (Barthelme, Donald). Roe, Barbara L. DONALD BARTHELME: A Study of the Short Fiction
New York: Twayne Publishers, (1992). 0805783385 / 9780805783384 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A critical study of the enormous body of short stories produced by one of the most important American writers of the late 20th century. Twayne's Studies in Short Fiction Series #32. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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66 (Baudelaire, Charles). Hyslop, Lois Boe CHARLES BAUDELAIRE REVISITED
New York: Twayne Publishers, (1992). First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Critical appraisal of the life and works of one of the great masters of French poetry and criticism. Twayne's "World Authors" series # 202. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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67 (Baudelaire, Charles). Starkie, Enid BAUDELAIRE
(Norfolk, Connnecticut): A New Directions Book, (1958). B0007DF6WM First U.S. revised edition. ''Definitive'' reworking of a book originally issued in 1933 by Putnam. Hardcover. A whisper of wear at the spine ends, else fine, in turquoise cloth shelfback over gray boards; in a lightly rubbed, mildly worn, near fine photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows a tiny closed edge tear to upper rear panel. [623] pages. 
Essential study of "the man who produced what's arguably the most celebrated collection of verse in the history of modern poetry" by the Irish-born critic of French literature. "Baudelaire lived deep inside of her soul."--Richard Oxman. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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68 (Baumiana). Hollister, Warren and Judith Pike THE MOONS OF MEER
New York: Henry Z. Walck, Inc. (1969). First edition. Illustrated by Richard Lebenson. Inscribed, dated (1970), and SIGNED by both authors to the front endpaper. Hardcover. Page edges lightly stained, else a near fine copy in mustard-colored cloth with an embossed brown illustration of a dragon to the front cover; in a pictorial wraparound dust jacket that is lightly shelfworn, mildly soiled, and slightly insect nibbled. 
A charming children's fantasy written by two members of the International Wizard of Oz Club: INSCRIBED to fellow Ozian Fred Otto in part thus "--check chapter 10--find therein reference to the 5 colors of Oz! There are at least 2 other references..." 
Price: 300.00 USD
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69 (Baumiana). Neill, John R. LUCKY BUCKY IN OZ
Chicago: Reilly & Lee, [1944-1946]. First edition, early printing. Light tan cloth with pictorial paper cover label. Illustrated in black-and-white by John R. Neill. Hardcover. Front and rear hinges repaired, dates inked to the front and rear endpapers, ownership stamps to the rear endpapers, six illustrations have been colored, two dates written on the spine, the cover label has some scratches, else very good; no dust jacket. 
This early edition is printed on thinner stock, and measures only one-inch thick. Bound in 16-page gatherings with blank endpapers. All the printing on the spine is plain, unserifed square-cut capital letters with the "OZ" printed as a word. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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70 (Baumiana). Thompson, Ruth Plumly; Neill, John R., illustrator KABUMPO IN OZ
Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., Circa 1950.. First edition, later printing. Light blue cloth with a bright and clean paste-on cover label illustration in colors. Hardcover. Offsetting to front endpaper, ink signature and ''Christmas of 1952'' to the dedication page, two spots of faint staining to the top page edges, mild soiling to the page edges, else near fine; in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket that remains nice! 
The attractive dust jacket lists to MAGICAL MIMICS IN OZ (1946). Kabumpo is an elephant, very old and wise, and a most important personage in the Kingdom of Pumperdink, which is the Gilliken country of Oz. Black-and-white illustrations by John R. Neill. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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71 (Baumiana). Thompson, Ruth Plumly; Neill, John R., illustrator PIRATES IN OZ
Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., [1935-1940]. First edition, later printing. Orange cloth with a pictorial cover label in color, plain endpapers. Hardcover. Bookplate to the ownership page, corner tips very slightly bumped, else a near fine copy, internally clean, with a bright cover label; lacking the dust jacket. 
Black-and-white illustrations by John R. Neill. The twenty-fifth Oz book in the continuing series founded on L. Frank Baum's original stories. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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72 (Baumiana). Thompson, Ruth Plumly; Neill, John R., illustrator THE GIANT HORSE OF OZ
Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., [1952].. Reprint. Brick-red cloth with a bright, fresh paste-on pictorial cover label, illustrated endpapers. Dust jacket lists to THE HIDDEN VALLEY OF OZ. Hardcover. Signature and date (Christmas of 1952) to the ownership page, upper corner tips lightly bumped, else a near fine, clean copy; in an illustrated dust jacket that has been lightly creased and wrinkled from an old jacket protector. 
Delightfully illustrated throughout in black-and-white by John R. Neill, this lovely addition to the Oz series--by the official successor of L. Frank Baum--features Highboy, the Giant Horse of Oz, who causes quite a sensation in the Emerald City. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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73 (Baumiana). Thompson, Ruth Plumly; Neill, John R., illustrator THE YELLOW KNIGHT OF OZ
Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., [Circa 1950]. First edition, later printing. Hardcover. Name and ''Christmas of 1952'' to the ownership page, else near fine in pale-green cloth with vibrant paste-on cover illustration; in an illustrated dust jacket that is bright and very nearly fine. The dust jacket lists to THE SHAGGY MAN OF OZ. 
Profusely illustrated in b&w throughout. Yet another adventure by Thompson, who carried on the Oz stories from Baum, this time featuring such characters as Sir Hokus of Pokes, a wicked old Shah, a strange Yellow Knight and Stampedro, his horse. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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74 (Baumiana). Thompson, Ruth Plumly; Neill, John R., illustrator THE HUNGRY TIGER OF OZ
Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., Circa 1950. First edition format, later printing. Hardcover. Gift inscription to the gift page, else fine in blue cloth with very bright paste-on illustration; in a fine, clean price-clipped original dust jacket. Jacket lists to THE SHAGGY MAN OF OZ. 
Gorgeously illustrated throughout in black-and-white, no color plates in this edition. This is the 20th Oz Book, and the 6th by Thompson the definitive writer of the Oz series after Baum died. A lovely copy of this reprint. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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75 (Baumiana/Soundtrack Album). Cahn, Sammy & Van Heusen, Jimmy, songwriters JOURNEY BACK TO OZ
Filmation, 1974. Mint; shrinkwrapped long-playing original SOUNDTRACK album. 
Songs by Cahn and Van Heusen highlight this soundtrack of the TV special presented by Texsize; featuring performances by Liza Minnelli (stepping into Mom's ruby slippers), Ethel Merman, Milton Berle, Danny Thomas, Paul Lynde, and Mickey Rooney. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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76 (Baumiana/Soundtrack Album). Shire, David, composer and conductor RETURN TO OZ
Sonic Atmospheres, 1985. Sonic Atmospheres (S) 113. Mint, sealed, long-playing original SOUNDTRACK record album. 
Soundtrack from the surprisingly adult-themed Disney film directed by Walter Murch, screenplay by Murch and Gill Dennis, score by David Shire. The picture introduced Fairuza Balk as Dorothy, and also starred Nicol Williamson, Jean Marsh and Piper Laurie. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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77 (Beach, Joseph Perkins). Delgado, James P., editor THE LOG OF APOLLO: Joseph Perkins Beach's Journal of the Voyage of the Ship APOLLO from New York to San Francisco 1849
San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1986. First edition: one of 550 copies printed. Publication number 183. With eight plates (two fold-out) including two maps and a facsimile journal page. Hardcover. Fine in vivid, blue cloth with printed labels to front cover and spine; original clear dust jacket that has yellowed somewhat with age. Tipped-in frontis-illustration of San Francisco from Telegraph Hill showing the Apollo at the wharves. Large octavo. 
Comprehensive journal of the 8-month voyage, kept by the owner's son, and published here for the first time; accompanied by descriptions of Beach's career before and after the trip. The first definitive biography of a member of the "Gold Rush Fleet." 
Price: 75.00 USD
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78 (Beatles). Goodgold, Edwin & Carlinsky, Dan THE COMPLEAT BEATLES QUIZ BOOK
(New York): Warner Books, (1975). First edition. Pages and covers uniformly age-toned, else a fine, unread copy in illustrated wraps. 
This illustrated pocketbook assembly of Beatles-related puzzles and quizzes is unopened and unmarked. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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79 (Beatles). Williams, Allan and Marshall, William THE MAN WHO GAVE THE BEATLES AWAY
London: Elm Tree Books, (1975). 24189204x First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in textured evergreen boards with gilt titles to the spine; in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 
Alan Williams, the owner of the Liverpool nightclub Blue Angel and the Beatles first manager, tells the tale of the Liverpool music scene and details the rise to fame of the Beatles. 236 pages; and 24 photographs on black-and-white plates. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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80 (Beckett, Samuel). Catalogue by James Knowlson SAMUEL BECKETT: An Exhibition
(Kensington Church Walk): Turret Books, (1971). First trade edition, first printing: Hardcover issue. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 123 pages; photographs and facsimiles. 
Catalog of an exhibition of Beckett's works held at Reading University Library. Foreword by A.J. Levanthal. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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