Beaton, Cecil.BALLET. Wingate, London, 1951. 86 pp, 8vo (8 15/16" H), hard cover (purple cloth with silver lettering on spine and front board) - no dust jacket. Colour decorations on title page, b&w drawings and photographs by Cecil Beaton. The author's personal reminiscenses of ballet and b allet dancers. Very light browning to pages/endpapers; small label from bookstore on front pastedown; moderate browning to edges of text block; area of dark browning across front board, on spine and at top edges; small bump with tiny split in c l o t h at bottom edge of both boards near spine; three tiny soiling marks on front board. Good+
Blanck, Jacob, compiler.BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE. VOLUME TWO (2): GEORGE W. CABLE TO TIMOTHY DWIGHT. New Haven Yale University Press 1977 0300003110 / 9780300003116 Fifth Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ (xxiv), 534 pp, 10 1/4" H. Black cloth with red title block/gilt lettering and crest on spine. B&w illustrations. Plain brown paper dust jacket with two cut-outs revealing title and volume number. Contents: Authors in Volume Two; Illustrations; General References; Principal Periodicals Consulted; Location Symbols; Bibliography of American Literature; Initials, Pseudonyms, and Anonyms. One very slight corner bump, minor wrinkle at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has very light edge wrinkling.
Oldfield, Pamela.TALES FROM ANCIENT GREECE. New York Doubleday 1989 0385262248 / 9780385262248 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Nick Harris. 61 pp, 11 1/8" H. Colour illustrations throughout. Contents: Persephone and the King of Darkness; Bellerophon and the Flying Horse; Andromeda and the Sea Monster; King Midas and the Golden Touch; Atalanta; Pygmalion's Statue; Theseus and the Minotaur; Daedalus and Icarus; Jason and the Golden Fleece. Book is slightly cocked. Dust jacket has very light wear and tiny chips at top of hinges and at top of flap-folds, minor edge wear/wrinkling elsewhere.