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Sixty Photographs

By: Alfred A Knopf

Price: £125.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007308

ISBN: 0-394-49892-5

Condition: Very Good


Collection of photographs of writers and other prominent figures taken by the publisher Alfred A Knopf and produced in this volume by members of his company in celebration of the 60th anniversary of the firm. From the library of writer Storm Jameson, with dedication to front endpaper 'for dear Storm with admiration and love unlimited from Alfred'. Also loosely enclosed, gift dedication slip signed 'Alfred A Knopf'. Some foxing to boards and edges, otherwise very good cop... View more info

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The Publishing Experience

By: Cass Canfield

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Univeresity of Pennsylvania Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007307

Condition: Very Good


Autobiographical history of the publishers Harper & Row. 73pp illustrated with black and white photographs and reproductions of letters from various authors, eg Thornton Wilder, Jim Thurber, etc. From the library of Storm Jameson and Guy Chapman, with dedication to front free endpaper 'To Storm & Guy with appreciation, regards - Cass'. Some foxing to top edges, otherwise very good copy. View more info

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Critical Times - The History of the Times Literary Supplement

By: Derwent May

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007684

ISBN: 0-00-711449-4

Condition: Very Good


Entertaining history of a hundred years of one of the great literary journals, which reveals the identities of hundreds of anonymous writers who reviewed for the paper. 606pp with index. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight marking to boards and sunning to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor edgewear, otherwise very good. Also enclosed, newspaper review of the book. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage required for 1st class or overseas ship... View more info

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Jonathan Cape, Publisher - Herbert Jonathan Cape, G Wren Howard

By: Michael S Howard

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007306

ISBN: 0-224-61966-7

Condition: Good


Story of the Jonathan Cape publishing house. 351pp with index, illustrated with 37 black and white photographs. Gilt lettering on black title panel to spine. Gilt decoration, top edges tinted. From the library of publisher Guy Chapman, with his ownership label to front pastedown. Loosely enclosed, letter from Michael Howard to Guy Chapman. One corner bumped and some foxing to edges, otherwise good copy. Unclipped DJ slightly browned to spine. with some edgewear, otherwis... View more info

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The Truth About a Publisher - an Autobiographical Record

By: Stanley Unwin

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007305

Condition: Good


Autobiography of the London publisher. 455pp with index, illustrated with 52 black and white photographs. Signed by the author to front endpaper, 'To Storm Jameson in gratitude (page 259)'. Also, loosely enclosed, handwritten letter from Stanley Unwin to Margaret Storm Jameson with thanks for Guy Chapman's review of his book in the Sunday Times. Slight foxing to edges, otherwise good. View more info