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The British Crossword Puzzle Dictionary., Bailie, J. M. (Gen. Editor).
1 Bailie, J. M. (Gen. Editor). The British Crossword Puzzle Dictionary.
Garden City, New York. Doubleday & Co. 1978. Hardcover in red cloth boards with silver titles on spine. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Reminder spray to bottom edge. Book is square, tight & clean with price intact on front jacket flap. 8vo. 301 pp. with index. 130,000 entries, divided and subdivided into 134 catagories. Help with British/American variations in spelling. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Aroused by Books,, Broyard, Anatole.
2 Broyard, Anatole. Aroused by Books,
New York. Random House. 1974. First Edition. Hardcover in full black boards with gilt, silver & metallic blue titles & decorations. Orange top edge. Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is tight & clean with slight spine lean. Jacket has notes on verso from the former owner. No tears or chips. 8vo. vi, 344 pp. with index. 107 essay-reviews selected by the author from his work at the New York Times. The period is 1971-1973. Broyard was known for his entertaining and clever daily reviews. 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
Magic in Fiction: A Short-Title Checklist., Canick, Michael (Compiled by).
3 Canick, Michael (Compiled by). Magic in Fiction: A Short-Title Checklist.
New York. Volcanick Press. 1998. Staple bound in blue printed wrappers. Fine in wraps. Softcover. 8.5" x 11". 40 pp. with biblio Organized by genre: Literary, Mystery/Detective/Thriller, Science/Speculative/Horror and Fantasy, Children's, Misc. Magic Fiction, Circus/Carnival/Side-show Fiction, Gambling/Cheating/Fraud and Con Fiction, Hypnotism Fiction, Ventriloquism Fiction, and Occult Fiction. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Indirections: For Those Who Want to Write., Cox, Sidney.
4 Cox, Sidney. Indirections: For Those Who Want to Write.
New York. Alfred A. Knopf. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover in beige cloth boards. Very good. No dust jacket. Binding square & solid. Bookplate & some toning on endpapers. Text clean. 12mo. xi, 139 pp. Composition. Forming Your Meaning for Yourself and Communicating the Meaning You Have Made. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Roger Ebert's Book of Film., Ebert, Roger (Edited by).
5 Ebert, Roger (Edited by). Roger Ebert's Book of Film.
New York. W. W. Norton & Co. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover in beige cloth boards with gilt titles on brown leather background on spine. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Slight pull at head of spine common to books of this size. Text is clean in solid binding. Jacket bright. 8vo. 793 pp. with appendix & acknowledgments. Signed by Roger Ebert on the title page. " The most lavish and entertaining anthology of writing on film ever assembled by America's best-known and most trusted movie critic." (from the dust jacket). 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
Islands of Books., Powell, Lawrence Clark.
6 Powell, Lawrence Clark. Islands of Books.
Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1951. First Edition. Black quarter cloth with beige paper-wrapped boards. Book & crossed quill pens decoration on front panel. Very good. Protected in mylar. Mylar torn at head of spine. Former owner's small stamp on front pastedown. Text clean & binding solid. 12mo. 4.12" x 7.75". vii, [3], 111 pp. Collection of bibliographic essays by Powell. Many written for the quarterly of the Zamorano Club. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Bookman's Progress: The Selected Writings of Lawrence Clark Powell., Powell, Lawrence Clark. Edited by William Targ.
7 Powell, Lawrence Clark. Edited by William Targ. Bookman's Progress: The Selected Writings of Lawrence Clark Powell.
Los Angeles. The Ward Ritchie Press. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover in full green cloth boards with black titles & decorations. Fine in near fine dust jacket. A touch of fading to jacket spine. 8vo. ix, [blank]. 246 pp. with index. Collected writings in four categories. Music & Travel, Librarianship and Reading, Bookmanship, and Authorship. Introduction by William Targ. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
Meshuggenary: Celebrating the World of Yiddish., Stevens, Payson R., Charles M. Levine & Sol Steinmetz.
8 Stevens, Payson R., Charles M. Levine & Sol Steinmetz. Meshuggenary: Celebrating the World of Yiddish.
New York. Simon & Schuster. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover in blue quarter cloth & gray paper-wrap Near fine in fine dust jacket. Remainder mark on bottom edge. As new & unread. 8vo. xii, [2], 242 pp. with bibliography & index. Introduction to Yiddish language, culture, and history. Illustrations throughout. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 


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