It is not every day you find a true first edition of The Stand. Two buyers are already lined up. If they turn it down I will let you know.
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June 1,1926 – August 4, 1962 Avant Garde magazine, published January 1968 to July 1971. Herb Lubalin, art director, Ralph Ginzberg, editor. Noted for graphic, “logogram” design. This issue, No. 2, features serigraphic prints of Marilyn by Bert Stern. $40. Also in the store: #1, Jan. 1968, at $50, #3, May 1968, at $30, and … Continue reading
Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West Thinning out my personal book collection has become necessary. I tried a monumental purge once…and failed. Weeded out six boxes and then couldn’t part with them all and took one box back home. My new strategy is to take small steps: one book every day. It seems insignificant, yet … Continue reading
A POETRY MONTH STORY
Here are a couple of her poems from another old book, a 1930 ex-library book called “Stars Tonight.” Yes, Sara Teasdale was fond of the stars. Dorothy Lathrop (1891-1980) An illustrator and writer from the 1920s and 30s. She illustrated 38 books and wrote 9 children’s books. She won the Caldecott Medal in 1938. Her … Continue reading
SPIRITUAL LITERACY by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
SPIRITUAL LITERACY by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat I know I have posted about this book before. I tend to read quite a few books at the same time. Last night this was my reading before bed. I needed it because we had just watched another downer movie on the ugly human. This book is … Continue reading