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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Murray, William [Signed]
JANET, MY MOTHER, AND ME : A Memoir of Growing Up with Janet Flanner and Natalia Danesi Murray
NY: Simon & Schuster, 2000

First edition. Octavo. 318 pp; 8 pages of b/w photographs; index. Cloth with dj. Near fine/Near fine. Signed by author on title page. The author was fourteen when his mother, Natalia Danesi Murray met and fell in love with Janet Flanner, or Genet, writer for The New Yorker.
Inventory number #001145



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Fisher, M.F.K.
THE GASTRONOMICAL ME
San Francisco: North Point Press, 1989

Reprint. Octavo. x, 252 pp. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. Originally published in 1943.
Inventory number #000801



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$150.00

Marbury, Elisabeth
MY CRYSTAL BALL Reminiscences
NY: Boni and Liveright, 1924

Third printing. Octavo. 355 pp; 20 illustrations from photographs. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG-. Rare in jacket
Inventory number #000738



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good+


Price:
$20.00

Boston, Richard
OSBERT A Portrait of Osbert Lancaster
London: Collins, 1989

First edition. Octavo. 256 pp; numerous b/w illustrations; appendices; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket not price clipped. Biography of Osbert Lancaster (1908-86), one of the great English comic artists of the 20th century. For 40 years a "Daily Express" cartoonist, he designed many theatrical productions and wrote two volumes of autobiography, as well as several other books.
Inventory number #000688



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$7.50

Shelden, Michael
FRIENDS OF PROMISE : Cyril Connolly and the World of Horizon
NY: Harper & Row, 1989

First American edition. Octavo. xii, 254 pp; several b/w photographs; notes; bibliography; index. Black cloth backed boards with silver lettering on spine. VG/VG.
Inventory number #000378



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$9.00

Gadd, David
THE LOVING FRIENDS: A Portrait of Bloomsbury
NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1974

Octavo. xii, 210 pp; several b/w photographs; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG.
Inventory number #000338



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$15.00

Rothschild, Miriam, Kate Garton & Lionel De Rothschild
THE ROTHSCHILD GARDENS
NY: Harry N. Abrams, 1997

Quarto. viii, 190 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine. A fresh, unmarked copy; crisp jacket with no tears. Many members of the Rothschild family have been passionate and knowledgeable gardeners over the last two centuries, creating magnificent parklands and gardens throughout England, Europe, and elsewhere. Featured here are gardens at Waddesdon Manor, Exbury, Ascott, Ashton Wold, and Ramat Hanadiv.
Inventory number #000271



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$17.50

Root, Waverley
THE PARIS EDITION: The Autobiography of Waverley Root 1927-1934
San Francisco: North Point Press, 1987

First edition. Octavo. xvi, 208 pp. Cloth with dj. VG/VG.
Inventory number #000091



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$12.00

Seebohm, Caroline
NO REGRETS: The Life of Marietta Tree
NY: Simon & Schuster, 1997

First printing. Octavo. 447 pp; numerous b/w photographs; source notes; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with no chips or tears. Marietta Tree (1917-1991) was both political activist and society doyenne. She was among the last of a small, select group of women (which included Pamela Harriman and Slim Keith) who helped define the new standards of American womanhood.
Inventory number #000079