Prim, quiet lady, like an upright piano, seeming taller than she was because of the way she sat, rose and walked, and the way she held her hands in her lap and the way she coifed her hair up on top of her head, in some fashion out of World War I. The future rushed at you. I later wrote a news story for the Waukegan News-Sun, and then sent a copy of the paper to Mr. Both books are housed in a custom cloth clamshell box. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Edge and corner wear to the cover otherwise in very good condition.
He is the man who really taught me to read for pleasure. The plot of this novel is excessively derivative. I treasured the letter he wrote back to me. Or Roy Holdstrom, a special effects genius who creates dinosaurs and other critters out of clay and painstakingly moves them and films each move to give the illusion of movement. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.
Sturdy book, black cloth spine, peach boards, gilt initials at top front, silver lettering with gilt design bright on spine, 285 pages plus brief biographical note. Brown cloth bound boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. I shall never know Bradbury, no stranger to the land of the fantastic, takes us to the bizarre world of Hollywood and its myriad movie sets in A Graveyard for Lunatics. He wrote the screen play for John Huston's classic film adaptation of Moby Dick, and was nominated for an Academy Award. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. Hollywood in the 1950's with a sci fi writer at one of the great studios.
In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket, which is not price-clipped. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Bookshelves is only one of many features at OnlineBookClub. Yet, overall, it failed to absorb my attention as much as his other, more sinister noir works. Bookseller: , Lancashire, United Kingdom London: Grafton.
There is also a contact link on every page as well in case you ever need extra help. Frightened, he visits Roy, who sets out with him to chase down the now missing body; meanwhile, they must dream up the Beast. Please feel free to ask me for pictures or more information, Thanks. Dust Jacket, no tears, bent flaps, nor is it price clipped. There is a constant battle for attention between the place and the characters, a tension that helps rather than hinders the story. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Book is in very good + previous owners blindstamp on title page, small barely visible stain on lower page edges near the spine condition with a very good + slight dye transfer from book at lower spine unclipped dustjacket protected in a Brodart wrapper.
You can also use it to discover new books to read and learn more about books. There are small 'pitted' spots to the dustjacket covers and fading to the bottom edge of the boards. Bookseller: , Washington, United States Knopf. There he makes a terrifying discovery that thrusts him into a maelstrom of intrigue and mystery — and into the dizzy exhilaration of the movie industry at the height of its glittering power. The book is beautifully signed by the legendary science fiction author in black sharpie on the title page. Very nice two tone cloth boards show minor soil. Marker on cover or bottom edge of book.
I love the works of the late Ray Bradbury. Text pages are crisp and clean. Could it be that the missing Beast, much like the Phantom of the Opera, is actually running the studio from his office in a tomb in the graveyard? So how does it happen? New York, New York, U. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All that time passing, but to pass and repass again.
Just because a book is listed on Bookshelves, does not mean it is available through the Review Team. Inconspicuous light damp stain at very top of back board, top of very last few pages and inside of jacket not visible from outside otherwise tight, bright and like new. A photo of the signing will be included for the buyer. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. A prolific author of hundreds of short stories and close to fifty books, as well as numerous poems, essays, operas, plays, teleplays, and screenplays, Bradbury was one of the most celebrated writers of our time. Orange and dark blue cover over boards with orange and white lettering and design on the front and on the spine.