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  • [Baker, Josephine] Rose, Phyllis.
    JAZZ CLEOPATRA: Josephine Baker in Her Time.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - Biography of the singer and dancer who became renowned in Paris in the 1920's - but who also did undercover work for the French Resistance during World War II, adopted 12 children, spent many years in poverty, and had a gratifying comeback just before her death. Illustrated, notes, bibliography, index. 321 pages. ISBN: 0-385-248911.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 22991
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  • [Baker, Josephine] Rose, Phyllis.
    JAZZ CLEOPATRA: Josephine Baker in Her Time.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - Biography of the singer and dancer who became renowned in Paris in the 1920's - but who also did undercover work for the French Resistance during World War II, adopted 12 children, spent many years in poverty, and had a gratifying comeback just before her death. Illustrated, notes, bibliography, index. 321 pages. ISBN: 0-385-248911.

    Condition: Very near fine in a very good dustjacket (tight copy, but with a small piece approx 1 inch high missing from the bottom edge of the dj.

    Book ID: 23445
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  • [Baker, Josephine] Rose, Phyllis.
    JAZZ CLEOPATRA: Josephine Baker in Her Time.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - Biography of the singer and dancer who became renowned in Paris in the 1920's - but who also did undercover work for the French Resistance during World War II, adopted 12 children, spent many years in poverty, and had a gratifying comeback just before her death. Illustrated, notes, bibliography, index. 321 pages. ISBN: 0-385-248911.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (price-clipped.)

    Book ID: 31233
    View cart More details Price: $22.00
  • [Baker, Josephine] Rose, Phyllis.
    JAZZ CLEOPATRA: Josephine Baker in Her Time.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, 1989. dj. Hardcover first edition - Biography of the singer and dancer who became renowned in Paris in the 1920's - but who also did undercover work for the French Resistance during World War II, adopted 12 children, spent many years in poverty, and had a gratifying comeback just before her death. Illustrated, notes, bibliography, index. 321 pages. ISBN: 0-385-248911.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (corners slightly bumped, scratch on back cover of dj.)

    Book ID: 22913
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  • THE BEE'S KISS. by Cleverly, Barbara.
    Cleverly, Barbara.
    THE BEE'S KISS.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Constable & Co., Ltd. (2005) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The fifth Joe Sandilands novel. "It's 1926 and Joe Sandilands is back from India, enjoying the frantic pleasures of Jazz Age London. Yet there is a darkness behind all that post-war gaiety. A woman has been found bludgeoned to death in her suite at the Ritz. A broken window and a missing emerald necklace suggest that it is a burglary gone wrong. But the corpse is that of a much-respected member of the British establishment, Dame Beatrice Jagow-Joliffe, one of the founders of the Wrens, and so Scotland Yard send Joe to conduct a swift inquiry." SIGNED by the author on the title page underneat the words…

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    London: Constable & Co., Ltd. (2005) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The fifth Joe Sandilands novel. "It's 1926 and Joe Sandilands is back from India, enjoying the frantic pleasures of Jazz Age London. Yet there is a darkness behind all that post-war gaiety. A woman has been found bludgeoned to death in her suite at the Ritz. A broken window and a missing emerald necklace suggest that it is a burglary gone wrong. But the corpse is that of a much-respected member of the British establishment, Dame Beatrice Jagow-Joliffe, one of the founders of the Wrens, and so Scotland Yard send Joe to conduct a swift inquiry." SIGNED by the author on the title page underneat the words 'The moth's kiss first!' with the date 28 August 2005, in the year of publication. Laid in is a promotional postcard, also SIGNED by the author. 285 pp. ISBN: 1-845290496.

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    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75170
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  • ALL THE SAD YOUNG MEN. by Fitzgerald, F. Scott.
    Fitzgerald, F. Scott.
    ALL THE SAD YOUNG MEN.

    Edition: First edition.

    New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. dj. Hardcover first edition - His third collection of short stories.First issue, with "unbattered text" on pages 38 and 248. 267 pgs.

    Condition: Good overall in original dark green cloth boards with blindstamped title on cover, gilt lettering on spine (rear hinge cracked, lettering on spine rubbed and worn, stain to lower corner of textblock), no dust jacket.

    Book ID: 52907
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  • BANDBOX. by Mallon, Thomas.
    Mallon, Thomas.
    BANDBOX.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pantheon, (2004) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in the 1920s in Jazz Age New York City, where "Bandbox" - a glamorous and at one time hugely successful monthly magazine - is fighting for its survival. 306 pp. ISBN: 0-375421165.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 66846
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  • A CERTAIN AGE. by Williams, Beatriz.
    Williams, Beatriz.
    A CERTAIN AGE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2016). First edition - Novel set during the Jazz Age - the Roaring Twenties - in New York CIty. Author's note. 326 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with self flaps.

    Book ID: 69429
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