Promotional Poster for the Autumn of the Patriarch: Firt American Paperback Edition.Marquez, Gabriel Garcia. (Author) PROMOTIONAL FULL-COLOR POSTER for the First American mass market paperback edition. Fine on a neatly folded sheet. (9 1/4" X 14 1/2") (Unobtrusive crease where sheet was folded upon arrival from publicity department. ) Laid under glass in a gold-colored metal frame. (Rear cover of card backing foxed, but not the poster. ) Point-of-sale publicity material of this vintage are most uncommon. ; 9 1/4" X 14 11/2"
Readings and Conversations: Selections from Harpercollins Fall 1995 List.Hillerman, Tony. (Among Others) First edition. Publisher's advance promotional give-away. Fine in corrugated card folder with velcro fastener. Tony Hillerman entry is presented as an audio tape cassette presenting "Finding Moon" among other seasonal titles. Printed insert features other writers including Barbara Kingsolver, Annie Dillard. Uncommon ephemeral piece. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall
Muhammad Ali. a Thirty-Year JourneyAli, Muhammad. (Subject) Bingham, Howard. L. (Photographs) Commentary by Various Individuals In Text. First edition. INSCRIBED by Muhammad Ali and dated in 1996 on front end-paper to renowned American trade union activist and Vice President of the United Auto Workers Paul Schrade. The Champ has simply SIGNED the second blank as well. Also INSCRIBED and dated in 1996 by noted photographer Howard L. Bingham on title page. Fine in fine dust jacket. (Un-paginated) (9" x 10 1/4") Laid-in are 4 photo post cards and other ephemeral pieces relating to the exhibition mounted at The Center in 1996 by the Watts Labor Community Action Committee. A significent association copy. ; 9" X 10 1/4"
Barbara Kingsolver Ephemera.Kingsolver, Barbara. First editions (thus) 4 separate ephemeral items. 1.) "Dutton's Brentwood Books: Readings and Signing." (1993) Folded sheets highlighted by a 1 page interview with Ms. Kingsolver conducted by writer Diane Leslie. Fine. 2.) "The Single Mother's Companion: Essays and Stories by Women." Advance sample Chapters. (Seal Press) (1993) Features Ms. Kingsolver's essay "Quality Time." Also includes work by Linda Hogan and Anne Lamott. Fine. "A Reader's Guide to the Fiction of Barbara Kingsolver." Harper-Collins. (1994) (33pp. ) Fine. "Readings & Conversations: Selections from HarperCollins. (1995) Fine in specially designed corrugated card folder with tape cassette with six readings including Tony Hillerman's "Finding Moon." Features excerpt from Ms. Kingsolver's "High Tde in Tucson." Fine. Perfect medly of ephemera for the Kingsolver completist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall
THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER.Kaufman, George S. & Hart, Moss. First movie-tie-in edition. A very good+ copy in pictorial printed wrappers. (2 neat bookstore stamps on front end-paper & half-title page. Small chip at base of spine. Touches of light shelfwear to covers. Paper in text still white! ) Actors Bette Davis & Monte Woolley depicted on front cover.
Spanish Film Directors (1950 – 1985) : 21 ProfilesSchwartz, Ronald. (Author) Saura, Carlos, Rey, Fernando, Escamilla, Teo, Torrent, Ana, Serna, Asumpta. (Authographs) First edition. SIGNED on front end-paper by esteemed film director Carlos Suara, noted actor Fernando Rey, Cinematographer Teo Escamilla, child actress Ana Torrent, and veteran actress Asumpya Serna. Fine in green cloth with gold titles, without dust jacket as issued. Superb array of autographs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages
Ed Ruscha: Busted Glass.Ruscha, Ed. (Art) Coleman, Candy. (editor) First edition. Published on the occasion of the exhibition ED RUSCHA: BUSTED GLASS October 2 - november 17 2007 in London. Fine in tall pale blue boards, without jacket as issued. (un-paginated0 (10' X 13") 37 color illustrations. (82pp. ) Designed by Goto Designs. Includes exhibition checklist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 82 pages
ED RUSCHA.Ruscha, Ed. (Subject) First edition. Fine in black boards with red titles, without jacket as issued. (44pp. ) 2000 copies printed. 3 color plates, 1 double page black & white photograph, 16 full page black & white plates. Plates. Card of noted gallery owner William Griffith laid-in. ; 10 3/4" X 10 3/4"; 44 pages
Andy Warhol $.Warhol, Andy. (Subject) Danto, Arthur C. (Text) First edition. Fine in pictorial card covers with french folding end-papers. (72pp. ) (8 3/4" X 10 1/2") Published on the occasion of the exhibition ANDY WARHOL $. November 1 - November 29, 1997. ; 8 3/4" x 10 1/2"; 72 pages 97075355
Man Ray. Work 1940-1970.Man Ray. (Subject) Sebline, Edouard. (Essay) First edition. Larkin Erdmann's tenth publication released in late November to accompany the exhibition Man Ray, Works 1940 - 1970, held at Rämistrasse 30, 8001 Zürich from 17 September - 12 November 2021. Catalogue features an essay by Edouard Sebline. Fine in silver card covers with black titles. (87pp. ) (5 3/4" X 8") Text in English. Mostly full-color throughout. ; 5 3/4" x 8"; 87 pages
What We Talk about when We Talk about Love.Carver, Raymond. First edition. Near fine in fine dust jacket. (Virtually indiscernible erasure at bottom edge of front end-paper. Trace of light rubbing to upper edge of boards. ) Author's widely praised collection of stories. ; 6" x 8 3/4"; 159 pages
For Your Consideration: Deadpool. Best Adapted Screenplay.Reese, Rhett & Wernick, Paul. (Screenplay Based on the X-men Comic Books) First edition. Fine in black printed wrappers with orange and white titles. (117pp. ) (5 1/2" X 8 1/4") ; 5 1/2" X 8 1/4"; 117 pages
APOCALYPSE.Haring, Keith. (Art) Burroughs, William. (Text) First edition. Unnumbered overrun of 250 copies in blue cloth binding in about fine dust jacket. (unpaginated/28pp. ) (10 1/2" X 10 1/2") Full color images of 10 screen prints. 3 color photos of Haring at work. Elusive in the hardcover issue. ; 10 1/2" X 10 1/2"; 28 pages
Sol Lewitt Structures 1965-2006.Lewitt, Sol. (Art) Baume, Nicholas. (Curated) Freedman, Susan K. (Foreword) First edition Fine in close to fine dust jacket. (Trace of mild shelf-wear at crest of spine on jacket. ) (192pp. ) (10 1/4" X 12") Exhibition catalogue featuring 27 works in New York's City Hall Park. ; 10 1/4" x 12 3/4"; 192 pages