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The Newspaper in Art

By: Apgar, Garry; Higgins, Shaun "'L.; Striegel, Colleen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Spokane, Washington, New Media Ventures Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27249TB

Condition: Fine

Crisp, beautiful book -- no names or writing, no bumps to boards, no tears or chips, and no price-clip. Dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Book is oversized at 9-1/2"x12-1/2" and has 220 pages inclduing index. Printed on quality coated paper with many color plates. Three essays at front of book by the three authors listed above. These are titled as follows: Signs of the Times: Print News Imagery in the Visual Arts; The Newspaper in Art: From Casual Object to Universal Icon; and The Newspaper in Art: An Annotated Portfolio. 208 images with description. View more info

Image for My Passage at the New Orleans Tribune: A Memoir of the Civil War Era (Southern Literary Studies)

My Passage at the New Orleans Tribune: A Memoir of the Civil War Era (Southern Literary Studies)

By: Houzeau, Jean-Charles

Price: $15.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Louisiana State University Press: 1984

Edition: Presumed First.

Seller ID: 23494

ISBN: 0807111783

Condition: Fine

Book is crisp and clean with snow white pages and page edges, No names or writing and no bumps to boards. The dustjacket is likewise clean wtih no tears or chips and looks handsome in a brand new mylar cover. There is no price on the front flap as per design. The author was a Belgian scientist who arrived in New Orleans in 1857 whereupon he found himself disturbed by the ongoing slavery. After a stint of helping slaves and Unionists excape from Confederate Texas to Mexico. Eventually he returned to Louisiana where he got a job at a Feench language paper, L'Union, which became the New Orleans... View more info

Niles' Weekly Register; News Magzine of the Nineteenth Century

By: Luxon, Norval Neil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press: 1970

Edition: First Greenwood Edition

Seller ID: 20792

Condition: Fine

Crisp, as new book originally published in 1947 by Louisiana University Press. Light brown boards excellent with no bumps or soil. Pages likewise pristine. Only fault is former owner's name wirtten small at upper corner of front free endpaper. Illustration depecting Hezikiah Niles as a young man at frontis. Illustrated with facsimile pages. Chronicles the history and evolution of an American news magazine spanning 1811 to 1849. Chapters cover the founder, Hezikiah Niles, and other editors, news and editorials, the publication's politics, Anglo-American relations, Latin America, The West, road... View more info

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Magazines in the Twenetirth Century

By: Peterson, Theodore

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Urbana, Illinois, University of Illinois: 1972

Edition: Second Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 25134

Condition: Fine

Book itself is clean and bright with pristine pages and page edges. No names or writing. Jacket is likewise clean and attractive but does show sunning to orange section of spine which has lightened to yellow. A few small rubbed spots at organge areas front and back, but looks most handsome in brand new protective mylar.If you collect magazines, or just love them, this book is a fascinating read -- tons of info in this revised and expanded edition. 484 pages. Indexed. View more info

Image for Reporting World War II; American Journalism  1938-1944 and  American Journalism 1944-1946  (Two Volume Set)

Reporting World War II; American Journalism 1938-1944 and American Journalism 1944-1946 (Two Volume Set)

By: Various Authors

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 1995

Seller ID: 24075

Condition: Fine in Fine Slipcases

Crisp, as new books -- clearly never read. Burgundy cloth boards pristine with gilt printing to spines. Pages and page edges white as snow. Burgundy ribbon markers likewise unused. Each book is nestled into its own ivory colored slipcase which is also pristine. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Text consists of a compendium of articles by various authors on different aspecst of WWII reportage. In cases books measure 5-1/2"x8-1/2" View more info

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Knight: A Publisher in the Tumultuous Century (SIGNED By author)

By: Whited, Charles

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Dutton Adult: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 23588

ISBN: 0525247238

Condition: Very Good

Book is very clean both iinside and out and has not been price-clipped. The jacket shows no tears or chips and is protectecd by brand new mylar.The book is SIGNED and inscribed by the author to a librarian who worked at the University of Akron for many years.. She also wrote her name on the same page as the author's signature and inscription which reads, "To Ruth, With fond best wishes. Chalrles Whited." Book is replete with many handsome bl;cka nd white photographs printed on coated paper. Tells the story of the journalistic career of John Knight who is well known for his the Akron Beacon... View more info