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Particular Pleasures; Being a Personal Record of Some Varied Arts and Many Different Artists
Priestley, J. B.
Heinemann
ISBN 10: 0434603643
ISBN 13: 9780434603640

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Particular Pleasures; Being a Personal Record of Some Varied Arts and Many Different Artists
Priestley, J. B., Photographic.     
ISBN: 0434603643
Heinemann, London, 1975. First Edition  hardcover hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. preface by author, illustration credits and acknowledgments. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of Michael Noakes' oil sketch of author. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, coloured reproductions of paintings, black-and-white illustrations and sketches. Dark red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Illustrated dust wrapper, by Gerry Embleton. Author photograph to the back dustwrapper panel. In this book the gifted English critic, J. B. Priestley, gives thumbnail sketches of " ..... the pleasure that he derived in a long life from particular artists and paintings, music and musicians, plays, films, and actors and actresses. " -- from the front fold over blurb. Slight rubbing of the edges of the dustjacket, with a 0.75 inch tear at the top left of the rear panel which has been repaired with sticky tape on the underside. Ownership detail at the top of the front free end page. Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. 192 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Performing Arts; Theatre; Diaries; ISBN: 0434603643. ISBN/EAN: 9780434603640. Inventory No: 0236893. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0236893
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Particular Pleasures: Being a Personal Record of Some Varied Arts and Many Different Artists
Priestley, J. B., Photographic.     
ISBN: 0434603643
Heinemann, London, 1975. First Edition  Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 192 pages, preface by author, illustration credits and acknowledgements. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of Michael Noakes' oil sketch of author. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, coloured reproductions of paintings, black-and-white illustrations and sketches. Dark red coloured boards with gilt writing on the spine. Small gilt printers' cartouche on lower spine the original colour illustrated dust jacket appears to have lost its background colour on the spine section, and is rubbed across the top edge of all panels, with creasing to the front fold over flap. The pages themselves are clean and free of any marking, aside from slight foxing to the top edge." " Illustrated dust wrapper, by Gerry Embleton, with orange and white writing on the front panel and spine. Author photograph to the back dustwrapper panel. Rubbing and chipping to the dustwrapper corners and to the top spine edge. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels and a little yellowing of the fold over panels. In this book the gifted English critic, J. B. Priestley, gives thumbnail sketches of " ..... the pleasure that he derived in a long life from particular artists and paintings, music and musicians, plays, films, and actors and actresses. " -- from the front fold over blurb. . Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Performing Arts; Theatre; Diaries; ISBN: 0434603643. ISBN/EAN: 9780434603640. Inventory No: 0225870. Very Good Condition
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Book Number: 0225870
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Particular Pleasures: Being a Personal Record of Some Varied Arts and Many Different Artists
Priestley, J. B.,      
ISBN: 9780434603640
William Heinemann Ltd, London, 1975. First Edition  Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Size: Quarto 4to . 192 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound.. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by Great Southern Books. The book is illustrated with marvellous examples in colour of the paintings he has enjoyed, and evocative portraits of the musicians, the actors and actresses and the clowns whose performances he celebrates. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0434603643. ISBN/EAN: 9780434603640. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4155. Very Good Condition
Price: $21.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 4155
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