New York: Random House, 1990.
Proof. The first major biography on the poet Charles Bukowski, done by his friend Neeli Cherkovski. 352 pages. In the original perfect bound yellow printed more
New York: Knopf, 1995.
The first comprehensive biography of this brilliant American original. 543pp with index, illustrated from photographs. A hard-boiled mystery writer who wrote paperback originals for pennies more
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1985.
Biography of legendary actor Robert Duvall, who came to New York in 1955 to study acting with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse. He spent more
New York: Warner Books, 1987.
The biography of this extraordinary American woman who pursued her dreams into the very heart of Africa to study the mountain gorillas. Originally encouraged to more
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1955.
Publisher slip tipped in. Novels and novelty fanned the flame of the generation that loved the "Van Vechten Vogue," but as author of nineteen books, more
London/San Francisco: Pandora, 1993.
Modotti, 1896-1942, was a remarkable woman and an outstanding photographer whose legendary beauty and relationships with famous men have until now eclipsed a life integrally more
New York/Toronto: Bantam Books, 1986.
Black boards with black cloth spine, black dust jacket with color photograph and gray and white lettering. xvi, 575 pp. Inscribed by the author. Includes more
Calcutta: Sri Sarada Math, 2002.
Beige cloth boards, color-illustrated dust jacket with maroon lettering. 536 pp. BW and color illustrations. "Swami Vivekananda said, 'I want you to know Sara bull. more
New York: St. Martin's, 1998.
Proof. The first in-depth look at superstar Alanis Morissette, who holds the record for best-selling record of all time by a female performer. 208pp, with more
(Coppola, Francis Ford)
New York: Charles Scribners'Sons, 1989.
277 pages with index. The first full-portrait of this famous film director who became a Hollywood superstar for his films that included Apocalypse Now, The more
Pierre, SD: State Publishing, 1993.
State Publishing, Pierre, SD, 1993. First Edition. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Local History Only defect is former owners small address label on the front more
Crooks, George R.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1890.
Harper & Brothers, New York, 1890. First Edition. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. [ Fine Bindings ] Light rubbing to exterior, interior tight and clean. more
Bruce, Florence Guild
San Antonio: Naylor Company, 1946.
Naylor Company, San Antonio, 1946. First Edition. [ Non-Fiction ] Signed by Author. Fine Condition in a near fine dust jacket. Original bright red cloth, more
Battaglia, Johnnie Bennett
Bend: Maverick Publications, 2009.
Maverick Publications, Bend, 2009. First Edition. Very Good Condition. Non Fiction Inscribed by Author. Minor wear to the extremities. -- Overall Very Good Condition. Signed more
Shumacker, Harris B. Jr., M.D.
New York: Philosophical Library, 1982.
Philosophical Library, New York, 1982. First Edition. Very Good Condition/Good. Nonfiction Black cloth covers. -- Light slant to binding; otherwise a clean, tight copy. Dust more
Patients, Friends, Family
No Place: Lindsay Printing, Inc, No date.
Lindsay Printing, Inc, No Place, No date. Edition Unstated. Very Good Condition. Local History Front corners bumped, otherwise very good condition. Size: Octavo (standard book more
New York: Franklin Watts, 1997.
Proof of this biography of the great James Baldwin for young readers that traces his childhood of poverty and loneliness to his sojourns in Paris, more
New York: Knopf, 1953.
351pp with index. On the occasion of Cather's 70th birthday, E.K. Brown, then professor of English at the University of Chicago, wrote an appreciation of more
New York: Paragon House, 1992.
First American edition. "The definitive Celine biography" Kurt Vonnegut. 600pp with index. Celine has been called a genius, a scoundrel, provocative, secretive, compassionate, and hateful. more
London: Quartet Books, 1995.
Publisher TLS laid in offering U.S. and Canadian rights. This is the first biography of one of the world's finest jazz pianists. Mose Allison's compositions, more