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THE UNEMBARRASSED MUSE: The Popular Arts in America

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THE UNEMBARRASSED MUSE: The Popular Arts in America

by Nye, Russel B

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  • hardcover
  • First
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NY: The Dial Press, 1970.. 1970.. Very good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in gilt, in a price-clipped dw. Lightly bumped; spine slightly faded; dw chipped with spine partially faded. [x] & 497 pp. B&W illustrations. Very good in a good dw. <p>First edition.<p>This contribution to the Bicentennial series "Two Centuries of American Life" covers theater, fiction--including westerns, detective novels and science fiction--the pulps, comic strips, poular music, radio and television, and movies.

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Bookseller
Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd. US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
6938
Title
THE UNEMBARRASSED MUSE: The Popular Arts in America
Author
Nye, Russel B
Book condition
Used - Very good
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
NY: The Dial Press, 1970.
Date published
1970.
Keywords
AMERICANA; SOCIAL HISTORY; ENTERTAINMENT; POPULAR ARTS; PERFORMING ARTS; LITERATURE; THEATER; FICTION; WESTERNS; DETECTIVE NOVELS; SCIENCE FICTION; PULPS; COMIC STRIPS; MUSIC; POPULAR MUSIC; RADIO; TELEVISION; MOVIES; RUSSEL B. NYE; ILLUSTRATIONS; FIRST E

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About Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.

Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd. (incorporated 1989) is a general antiquarian book store which buys and sells collections and individual items of significance. Booksellers Ric Zank and Daniel Meunier each bring to the business over 18 years of experience in seeking out and offering for sale unusual, uncommon and rare books, autographs, and ephemera in all fields. Our office is open 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and frequently later. An answering machine will take your message after hours and when we are out of the office.

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