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1 Alexander & Nicholas Humez A-B-C Et Cetera: the Life & Times of the Roman Alphabet
Boston David R. Godine 1985 087923587X / 9780879235871 First Edition Cloth Good Good 
Good + in Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" Tall. 274 pages. Index. Very light wear to corners of jacket, as well as the head and foot of the spine, on jacket. Paper edges have very light soiling. Overall, the book is in good + conditions and the jacket is in good conditions. Detailed description available by e-mail on request. Shipping will be figured at time of purchase. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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2 Britt, George (Edited) Shoeleather and Printers' Ink: a Half-Century of the Stories Behind the Stories By New York Newspapermen
New York Quadrangle Books 1974 0812904176 / 9780812904178 Cloth Good Good 
Good in Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. 370 pp, no index, slightly age toned, some soiling, wear, bumping and rubbing, jacket also has a few small tears, markings. etc...a more detailed description by email upon request.. 
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3 Broder, David S. Behind the Front Page: a Candid Look at How the News is Made
New York Simon & Schuster 1987 0671449435 / 9780671449438 Cloth & Boards Good Good 
Good + in Good + jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Inscribed By Author Inscribed, signed and dated by author. 393 pp, index. light soiling. head and foot of jacket spine, lightly bumped, light soiling. otherwise in very good conditions. more of a detailed description upon request by email. 
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4 Charles McGrath And The Staff Of The Book Review (Edited) Books of the Century: a Hundred Years of Authors, Ideas and Literature
New York The New York Times 1998 0812929659 / 9780812929652 Cloth & Board Good Good Mark Summers 
Good in Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Light soiling w/ little wear. A more detailed description of conditions via email upon request, with ditigal photo if requested. 
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5 Christopher Ricks And Leonard Michaels (Editors) The State of the Language
Berkeley, Los Angeles & Oxford University of California Press 1990 0520059069 / 9780520059061 First Edition Cloth & Boards Good Good 
Good + in Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Essays and poems by Sylvia Adamson, John Algeo, Kingsley Amis, Richard W. Bailey, Michael Bawtree, Leon Botstein, and many more...531 pps, index. foot of spine, lightly bumped. light soiling. otherwise, good condition. Detailed description available by e-mail on request. Shipping will be figured at time of purchase. 
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6 Dardis, Tom Firebrand: the Life of Horace Liveright, the Man Who Changed American Publishing
New York Random House 1995 0679406751 / 9780679406754 Cloth & Boards Good Good 
Good + in Good + jacket Biography. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. 394 pp, index. light soiling, light bumping and wear. etc. a more detailed description by email upon request.. 
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7 Drucker, Johanna Alphabetic Labyrinth: The Letters in History and Imagination
United Kingdom Thames & Hudson 1995 0500016089 / 9780500016084 Gray Cloth Good Good 8" By 10 1/2" 320 Pages 
Light rubbing & soiling to dj. Light rubbing to covers & spine of book. Slight bumping & rubbing to corners, edges of covers & top & bottom of spine. Very light soiling to endpapers. Cigarette smoke smell to pages. Pictures are available upon request. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Flexner, Stuart Berg I Hear America Talking: an Illustrated Treasury of American Words and Phrases
New York, Etc Van Nostrand Reinhold 1976 0442224133 / 9780442224134 Cloth Good Good 
Good + in Good jacket 4to-over 9"-12" tall. Light bumping and soiling, a more detailed description of book and jacket conditions by email upon request.. 
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9 Fowler, Will "Reporters": Memoirs of a Young Newspaperman
California Roundtable Publishing 1991 091567761X / 9780915677610 Hard Cover Good Good 
Good in Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Very light wear to back of jacket. Detailed description available by e-mail on request. Digital photo upon request. 
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10 Gorman And Winkler (Edited) Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules
Chicago and Ottawa American and Canadian Library Assoc. 1978 083893210X / 9780838932100 Cloth Good No Jacket 
Good. No Jacket 4to-over 9"-12" tall. Light soiling and wear, some foxing on paper edges, a more detailed description of book conditions, by email upon request.. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 Halass, David Fridtjof Boom Town Newspapers: Journalism on the Rocky Mountain Mining Frontier, 1859-1881
Albuquerqu, NM University of New Mexico Press 1981 0826305881 / 9780826305886 Hard Cover Good + Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Light tanning on jacket. Nice copy. A more detailed description of conditions via email upon request. Ditigal photo available if asked. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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12 Howard, Perry H. Political Tendencies in Louisiana
Baton Rouge, LA Louisiana State University Press 1971 0807109444 / 9780807109441 Rev. & Enl. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
Very Good in Very Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. 476 p.; maroon cloth...Shipping will be figured at time of purchase. Digital photo upon request. 
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13 Kahn, E.J., Jr About the New Yorker and Me. A Sentimental Journey
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1979 0399123008 / 9780399123009 First Edition Cloth in Dj Very Good Very Good 
Very Good in Very Good jacket 8vo. 453 Pgs. Detailed description available by e-mail on request. Digital photo upon request. 
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14 Kluger, Richard The Paper: the Life and Death of the New York Herald Tribune
New York Alfred A Knopf 1986 0394508777 / 9780394508771 Cloth Good Good 
Good + in Good + jacket 4to-over 9"-12" tall. 801 pp, index. very little soiling, light wear. more of a detail description by email upin request.. 
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15 Life Legends: the Century's Most Unforgettable Faces
New York Time, Inc. 1997 0821225049 / 9780821225042 Cloth Very Good Very Good 
Very Good in Very Good jacket 4to-over 9"-12" tall. 176 pp, index. clean, must see! Detailed description available by e-mail on request. Shipping will be figured at time of purchase. 
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16 Michaels And Ricks (Edited) The State of the Language
Berkeley University of California 1980 0520037634 / 9780520037632 Cloth & Boards Good Good 
Good + in Good + jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Essays and poems by various authors...Light soiling and bumping and foxing on paper edges, a more detailed description of book and jacket conditions, by email upon request.. 
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17 Morris, William and Mary Morris Dictionary of Word and Phrase Origins: A Comprehensive Reference Book on the Origins and Meanings of Thousands of Words and Expressions, Presented with Wit and Authority
New York Harper & Row 1977 006013058X / 9780060130589 Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Signed by previous owner on front end paper. Touch of soiling. Head and foot of spine bumped on jacket. A more detailed description of conditions via email upon request. Ditigal photo available if asked. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Murray, K. M. Elisabeth Caught in the Web of Words: James Murray and the Oxford English Dictionary
New Haven and London Yale University Press 1977 0300021313 / 9780300021318 Fifth Printing Cloth Very Good Good 
Very Good in Good + jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. 386 pp, index...signed by previous owner on front end paper, writing on back end paper, light bumping, jacket also some wear to corners, light chipping of head and foot of spine and a small tear on back cover, otherwise in good + conditions. etc. a more detailed description of conditions by email upon request.. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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19 Pulliam, Russell Publisher Gene Pulliam: Last of the Newspaper Titans
Ottawa, Illinois Jameson Books 1984 0915463024 / 9780915463022 Hard Cover Good Good 
Good in Good jacket 8vo-over 7"-9" tall. Very light wear around edges of jacket. Detailed description available by e-mail on request. Digital photo upon request. 
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20 Ricks and Michaels (edited) The State of the Language
Berkeley University of California 1990 0520059069 / 9780520059061 Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Little soiling and wear. Nice copy. A more detailed description available via email upon request, w/ ditigal photo if asked. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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