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Lies; a diary, 1986-1999

by Rorem, Ned, introduction by Edmund White

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Published
2000
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9781582430577
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Washington: Counterpoint, 2000. Hardcover. xiii, 416p. + 16p. photos, near-fine first edition stated in boards and bright unclipped dj.
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Becoming Modern: the life of Mina Loy

by [Loy, Mina] Carolyn Burke

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Published
1996
ISBN
9780374109646
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New York: Farrar , Straus and Giroux, 1996. Hardcover. ix, 494p., frontis-portrait, introduction, notes, bibliography, index, illustrated with two b&w photo sections, very good first edition stated in boards and bright unclipped dj. Loy was an artist and writer who was a comrade of Gertrude Stein, Man Ray and many others of the period. She wrote a feminist manifesto.… Read more
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Colette. Passion. Ambivalences et Paradoxes

by Berthu-Courtivron, Marie-Francoise [and] Francine Dugast-Portes

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Published
2004
ISBN
9782845971127
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$30.00

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Paris: Les Editions Textuel, 2004. 192p., profusely illustrated with rare photos, period imagery, and documents in facsimile, cheek by jowl in now-normal postmodern layout panache; presswork on alkaline matte cream paperstock. Softbound in 11x10 inch frenchfold wraps. The line of the back-cover joint bears two minute dings, and spine panel mild reader's creasing. A fine production in very good… Read more
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What My Lips Have Kissed: the loves and love poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay

by [Millay, Edna St. Vincent] Daniel Mark Epstein

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2001
ISBN
9780805067279
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$12.00

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New York: Henry Holt/John Macrae, 2001. Hardcover. xvii, 300p., preface, notes, selected bibliography, index, excerpts, b&w photo section, very good first edition, first printing stated in boards and unclipped dj.
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Willa Cather: the emerging voice

by [Cather, Willa] Sharon O'Brien

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1987
ISBN
9780195041323
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$15.00

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1987. xvi, 464p., frontis-portrait, introduction, chapter footnotes, genealogical table, glossy b&w photo section, index, very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Remembered Laughter: the life of Noel Coward

by [Coward, Noel] Cole Lesley

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Published
1976
ISBN
9780394498164
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. Hardcover. xx, 501p., foreword, postscript, bibliography, index, illustrated with glossy b&w photo sections, remainder mark top edge otherwise a very good first US edition stated in green cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Laden Choirs: the fiction of Patrick White

by [White, Patrick] Peter Wolfe

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780813115016
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$15.00

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Lexington: The University Press of kentucky, 1983. Hardcover. viii, 248p., conclusion, notes, index, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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image of The Paris and New York Diaries of Ned Rorem 1951-1961

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San Francisco: North Point Press, 1983. Paperback. vi, 399p., glossy photo-section, near-fine first edition thus trade paperback in white wraps with unclipped dj.
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Kathleen and Frank: the autobiography of a family

by Isherwood, Christopher

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1971
ISBN
9780671209919
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$12.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971. Hardcover. 510p., 8p. of glossy plates from b&w photos foxing to edges, light wear, good first US edition in cloth and slightly edgeworn unclipped dj. Young 1968.
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E.M. Forster: The Personal Voice

by Colmer, John

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Published
1975
ISBN
9780710094964
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$12.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1975. xii, 243p., wraps, spine sunned, old price sticker on rear wrap else very good condition.
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image of Virginia Woolf: life and London; a biography of a place

Virginia Woolf: life and London; a biography of a place

by [Woolf, Virginia] Jean Moorcroft Wilson

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1988
ISBN
9780393026153
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New York: Norton, 1988. Hardcover. 256p., introduction, bibliography, index, illustrations, photos, very good first US edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and bright unclipped dj.
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Christopher Isherwood; a critical biography

by Finney, Brian

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Published
1979
ISBN
9780195201345
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1979. Hardcover. 336p. + 12p. photos, introduction, unpublished Isherwood poem on Auden, notes, bibliography, index, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj.
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Walt Whitman, the song of himself

by [Whitman, Walt] Jerome Loving

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Published
1999
ISBN
9780520214279
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. Hardcover. xiv, 168p., first edition, first printing, very good condition in like dj.
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Gay Sunshine; a journal of gay liberation, #40/41 Summer/Fall 1979; Robert Duncan interview

by Leyland, Winston, editor, Robert Duncan, et al.

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Published
1979
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San Francisco: Gay Sunshine, 1979. Newspaper. 40p., folded tabloid newspaper, illustrations, poetry, essays, reviews, news, very good on newsprint. Mostly essays and excerpts, poetry and photos of Gay Brazil.
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E. M. Forster: a literary life

by [Forster, E. M.] Mary Lago

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Published
1995
ISBN
9780312121785
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1995. Hardcover. xiii, 170p., preface, notes, index, near-fine first edition in boards and bright unclipped dj. Literary Loves series edited by Richard Dutton.
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A Yankee saint; John Humphrey Noyes and the Oneida Community

by Parker, Robert Allerton

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Published
1935
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1935. 322p., frontispiece portait of Noyes, illus., corners bumped, endpapers unevenly tone, a few small stains on title page else good condition. No dj.*Egbert pp. 236, 445. "[D]etailed and sympathetic biography" *Egbert p. 125.
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image of The Life of John Alexander Dowie, Whose Trials-Tragedies-and Triumphs Are the Most Fascinating Object Lesson of Christian History

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np: The Voice of Healing Publishing Co, 1951. Hardcover. ix, 275p. + [12]p. of plates and [2]p. of ads, cloth covered boards, very good condition in stained and torn dj repaired with non-archival tape. Biography of the minister and faith healer. Dowie was founder of the city of Zion, Illinois, which he ran as a theocracy, forbidding smoking,… Read more
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Ein Tod in Zamora

by Sender Barayón, Ramón, translated by Peter Kultzen

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2000
ISBN
9783874100830
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Munich: P. Kirchheim, 2000. Hardcover. 221p., illus., family tree, as new in publisher's shrinkwrap. Text in German. German language edition of "A Death in Zamora
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Paul Bowles, a life

by [Bowles, Paul] Carr, Virginia Spencer

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Published
2004
ISBN
9780684196572
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$12.00

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New York: Scribner, 2004. Hardcover. 409p., illus., first edition, very good condition in like dj.
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image of The talented Miss Highsmith, the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith

The talented Miss Highsmith, the secret life and serious art of Patricia Highsmith

by [Highsmith, Patricia] Schenkar, Joan

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Published
2009
ISBN
9780312303754
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$15.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 2009. Hardcover. xx, 684p., first edition, very good condition in a very good unclipped dj with minor edge wear.
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