Search results for: 'PARKER, Dorothy'
PARKER, Dorothy. The Viking Portable Library.
New York : 1945First collected edition, fifth printing, inscribed on the front free endpaper "To Ruthven Todd - with gratitude to him for wanting this miserable signature. Dorothy Parker". Todd was a Scottish poet, artist, and novelist, best known as an editor of the works of William Blake. He moved to the United States in 1947 where he lived for 13 years.
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Stock Code: 141988
EDKINS, Ernest Arthur. The Scarlet Cockatoo.
Chicago : 1928First and only edition, uncommon, just 10 locations listed on WorldCat. Caustic verses from "Ernie of Highland Park", English-born executive at Commonwealth Edison, occasional journalist, and friend of H.P. Lovecraft. Caustic verses including "Six Reverent Kow-tows to the Intelligentsia", skits on Dorothy Parker, James Branch Cabell, H.L. Mencken,... Learn More£125.00
Stock Code: 103643
FISH, Anne Harriet (illus.); FITZGERALD, Edward. Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám.
New York : 1922First US edition of the Annie Fish Rubáiyát, the UK edition was published the same year; copies with the dust jacket are decidedly scarce. Anne Harriet Fish (1890-1914) was one of the wittiest and most trenchant cartoonist-illustrators of the 20s. She studied under John Hassall, at the London School of Art and in Paris. Her greatest vogue was in the... Learn More£2,250.00
Stock Code: 125313