John W. Doull, Bookseller, Inc.

Quick Search

Author/Illustrator
Title
Words appearing in our descriptions
Keyword(s)
 
 
 
 

Search

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 RIMINGTON, Critchell, ed THURBER, James. JOHNSON, Irving. HERRESHOFF, L. Francis Sea Chest : A Yachtsman's Reader. Book Club edition in dj.
Norton, New York, 1975, 
RIMINGTON, Critchell, ed. The Sea Chest : A Yachtsman's Reader. NY: Norton,(1975). Book Club Edition. Pp 355. 8vo, red cloth. Toy 0288, see Morris & Howland p.114. A reissue of a classic anthology of yachting literature, first published in 1947. Contributors include James Thurber, Irving Johnson, L. Francis Herreshoff, Alan Villiers and Nevil Shute, among many others. Vg in dj. 20.00

Price: 20.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 SPENCER, Benjamin T., (ed.) BYRON, WHITE, T.H. THURBER, James Memorable Dogs : An Anthology
Harper & Row, New York, 1985, 
SPENCER, Benjamin T., (ed.). Memorable Dogs : An Anthology. N.Y.: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1985). 1st printing. pp (4),vxxiv,(2),1-198. Illustrated.8vo, beige cloth spine, brown papercovered bds. Pp. 26-27 : Lord Byron's B oatswain, with "Epitaph to a Newfoundland Dog" and "Inscription on the Monument of a Newfoundland Dog". Vg in dj. 17.50

Price: 17.50 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 STEGNER, Wallace, Erskine CALDWELL, James THURBER, et al) Atlantic Monthly, 202:1, July 1958) CALDWELL, Erskine THURBER, James Atlantic Monthly, July 1958
Rumford Press, Concord, NH, 1958, 
(STEGNER, Wallace, Erskine CALDWELL, James THURBER, et al). The Atlantic Monthly, July 1958 . Volume 202, Number 1. (Concord, NH: Rumford Press), 1958. Pp. [1]-96. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, illustrated white wraps. Cover illustration is of Erskine Caldwell sitting on a precarious stack of books with a typewriter. Contents: Carvel Collins's "Erskine Caldwell at Work"; Edmund Gilligan's "The Dorymen"; Mark Van Doren's "Once the Wind"; DanielTanner's "The Certification Racket: Florida and Elsewhere"; James Thurber' s "The Years with Ross"; Osbert Sitwell's "Milordo Inglese"; Wallace Stegner's "The Mounties at Fort Walsh"; Vinton Lidell Pickens's "Paint an Elephant"; Robert Huff's "Colonel Johnson's Ride"; David Garnett's "An Old Master"; Arthur Berger's "Music for Nothing: The Cost of Composing"; George F. Dell's "Clay"; and George W. Brooks's "Unions of Their Own Choosing". Includesother regular features. Lightly rubbed, spine ends nicked, short split to tail of front hinge, else vg. For the issue. 20.00

Price: 20.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
New Yorker Cartoons.  ltd wartime ed. , THE NEW YORKER) THURBER, James. ARNO, Peter. ADDAMS, Charles.
4 THE NEW YORKER) THURBER, James. ARNO, Peter. ADDAMS, Charles. New Yorker Cartoons. ltd wartime ed.
1945, 
(THE NEW YORKER). The New Yorker Cartoons with The Talk of the Town. Special Edition for the Armed Forces. S.l.: s.n., [1945]. Pp [192]. 8vo, ill. boards. "This is No. 2754 of a limited edition of an anthology produced under wartime conditions at the request of the Army, Navy and Marine Corps and delivered gratis by them to our Armed Forces overseas. This edition, identical with the original, except for the board covers, is made available in the United States and to civilians for the first time- THE NEW YORKER." -label affixed to rear paste-down. Rubbed with wear to extremities, lightly soiled, slight smudging internally, else vg. 50.00

Price: 50.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 THURBER, James Atlantic Monthly. Volume 201, Number 2, February 1958 with supplement on Burma Today
Atlantic Monthly, Concord, N.H., 1958, 
(THURBER, James; and supplement on Burma Today). The Atlantic Monthly. Volume 201, Number 2, February 1958. Concord, N.H.: The Atlantic Monthly, 1958.Pp [1]-169,(1). Double Column. 4to, illustrated brown wrappers. Includes “ The Years with Ross” by James Thurber (pp 48-55); and special supplement “Perspective of Burma” by 24 Burmese writers (pp 99-170); and much more. Two-inch tear to bottom edge of front wrapper, lightly rubbed, else good. 15.00

Price: 15.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 THURBER, James Thurber Country : A New Collection of Pieces About Males and females, Mainly of Our Own Species. 1st US in dj
Simon and Schuster, New York, 1953, 
THURBER, James. Thurber Country : A New Collection of Pieces About Males and females, Mainly of Our Own Species. New York : Simon and Schuster, 1953. First Printing. Pp. 276. 8vo, rose coloured paper covered boards, beige cloth spine, black script to front. Bowden A20a. Faint sunning to top edges, gift inscription to ffep, else vg in price-clipped dj (quarter inch section missing from head of spine, chipping to corners, edges and tail of spine, slightly rubbed). 25.00

Price: 25.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 THURBER, James CAMUS, Albert LINDBERGH,, Anne Morrow COLUM, Padraic Atlantic Monthly. Volume 200, Number 6, December 1957
Atlantic Monthly, Concord, N.H., 1957, 
(LINDBERGH, Anne Morrow; THURBER, James; CAMUS, Albert; COLUM, Padraic). The Atlantic Monthly. Volume 200, Number 6, December 1957. Concord, N.H.: TheAtlantic Monthly, 1957. Pp [1]-188. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white wrappers. Includes : “Mid-Summer” (a poem by Anne Morrow Lindbergh, p. 44);“The Years with Ross” (by James Thurber, pp 45-50, to be continued); “The Guest” (a story by Albert Camus, pp 51-56); “The Basket Maker” (a poem by Padraic Colum, pp 66-67); “Mass Communications: An Atlantic Supplement” (pp 77-160); and much more. Rubbed and a little browned, else very good. 20.00

Price: 20.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 THURBER, James MEYER, Agnes E. MOORE, Marianne MacLEISH, Archibald Atlantic Monthly. Volume 201, Number 1, January 1958
Atlantic Monthly, Concord, N.H., 1958, 
(MEYER, Agnes E.; MacLEISH, Archibald; MOORE, Marianne; THURBER, James). The Atlantic Monthly. Volume 201, Number 1, January 1958. Concord, N.H.: The Atlantic Monthly, 1958. Pp [1]-96. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white and black wrappers. Includes : “Race and the Schools : A Crisis North and South” (by Agnes E. Meyer, pp 29-34); “The Isolation of the American Artist” (by Archibald MacLeish, pp 55-59); “Melchior Vulpius b. 1560(?) - d. 1615” (a poem by Marianne Moore, p. 59); “The Years with Ross” (by James Thurber, pp 63-69); and much more. Rubbed, else very good. 25.00

Price: 25.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 THURBER, James THURBER, James Lanterns & Lances. US in dj.
1961, 
THURBER, James. Lanterns & Lances. N.Y. : (1961). Bowden A28a. Vg in nickeddj. 40.00

Price: 40.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Thurber Album : A New Collection of Pieces about People. First Edition in dustjacket, THURBER, James Thurber, James
10 THURBER, James Thurber, James Thurber Album : A New Collection of Pieces about People. First Edition in dustjacket
Simon and Schuster, New York, 1952, 
THURBER, James. The Thurber Album: A New Collection of Pieces about People.New York : Simon and Schuster, 1952. First Edition. Pp. 346 including 28 p p. of black & white photographs. 8vo, green paper covered boards, beige cloth spine, top edge blue. Bowden A19a. Very good in edgeworn, price-clipped dustjacket. 50.00

Price: 50.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 THURBER, James. Let Your Mind Alone! And Other More or Less Inspirational Pieces.
Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London, 1937, 
THURBER, James. Let Your Mind Alone! And Other More or Less Inspirational Pieces. With Drawings by the Author. New York and London : Harper & BrothersPublishers, 1937. First Edition. Pp [i]-x,[1]-245,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, t an cloth, orange panels and blue line drawing and lettering to front board and spine. Very good. 35.00

Price: 35.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 WESCHLER, Robert, ed MAXTONE-GRAHAM, John, foreword. TWAIN, Mark. THURBER, James. All in the Same Boat : The Humorists' Guide to the Ocean Cruise. pb.
Robson Books, London, 1990, ISBN:086051594x 
WESCHLER, Robert, ed. All in the Same Boat : The Humorists' Guide to the Ocean Cruise. Foreword by John Maxtone-Graham. (London): Robson Books, (1990). Pp 199. 8vo, ill. card covers. Brief, humorous reflections on the ocean passage by Mark Twain, James Thurber, Lewis Carroll, and Somerset Maugham, among many others. Very slightly rubbed, else vg. 10.00

Price: 10.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@doullbooks.com
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie