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Image for AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY DAVID SCHOENBRUN RE SETTING UP AN INTERVIEW WITH CHARLES DE GAULLE

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY DAVID SCHOENBRUN RE SETTING UP AN INTERVIEW WITH CHARLES DE GAULLE

By: (De Gaulle, Charles). Schoenbrun, David. (1915-1988). CBS journalist known for his reporting on postwar France

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York: (December), circa [1968].: [1968].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 31952


New York: (December), circa [1968].. [1968].. - A letter penned in blue ink and filling both sides of a sheet of his personalized letterhead, approximately 7 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide. Undated but "12/13" has been noted in another hand and the year was around 1968. Signed "David." The letterhead is very lightly bumped. Folded 3 times for mailing. Very good. An amusingly frustrated letter about the difficulties of setting up an interview with Ch... View more info

ORIGINAL HISTORIC NEWSPAPERS / CATALOG FOURTEEN

By: (Mark E. Mitchell, Inc.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Fairfax, VA: Mark E. Mitchell, Inc.), circa [1985].: [1985].

Seller ID: 23622


(Fairfax, VA: Mark E. Mitchell, Inc.), circa [1985].. [1985].. Very good. - Quarto, pictorial wraps. Lightly creased & soiled. 20 pp. Illustrated with B&W facsimiles. Very good. 115 newspapers fully described and priced. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER TO CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPRIN SIGNED BY MEDIA MOGUL RUPERT MURDOCH AND MENTIONING JOHN MCGOFF.

TYPED LETTER TO CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPRIN SIGNED BY MEDIA MOGUL RUPERT MURDOCH AND MENTIONING JOHN MCGOFF.

By: (McGoff, John). Murdoch, Rupert. (b. 1931). Media mogul.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York: November 22, 1978.: 1978.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34329


New York: November 22, 1978.. 1978.. Very good. - 104 words typed on a sheet of New York Post letterhead, approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide, with "Office of the Publisher" printed at top left. Signed "Rupert Murdoch". The top edge of the letter is slightly creased with a paper-clip mark at top left. Folded twice for mailing. Near fine. Murdoch writes to Halprin to apologize for canceling a luncheon at which he was to meet John McGoff, a... View more info

Image for A STRONGLY EVOCATIVE ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF THE LEGENDARY BROADCAST JOURNALIST EDWARD R. MURROW.

A STRONGLY EVOCATIVE ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF THE LEGENDARY BROADCAST JOURNALIST EDWARD R. MURROW.

By: (Murrow, Edward R. [1908-1965]). Harris, Martin.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: [circa 1940's].: [circa 1940's].

Seller ID: 36600


- A 12-3/8 inch high by 8-1/4 inch wide black & white photograph of Edward R. Murrow on 14 inch high by 11 inch wide photo paper. The portrait depicts the legendary broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow with his patterned tie loose, sleeves rolled up and the collar of his white shirt unbuttoned. Seated sideways, leaning attentively toward the camera, the pose emphasizes the dark suspenders holding up tweed pants. Depicted from the hips up, Murrow's right arm rests on the... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED by RUSSELL BAKER, to Jean Dalrymple, probably referring to one of his columns.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED by RUSSELL BAKER, to Jean Dalrymple, probably referring to one of his columns.

By: Baker, Russell (b.1925). American satirical writer, New York Times Columnist and Pulitzer Prize Winning author for "Growing Up".

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, May 17, 1978.: 1978.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36881


- Over 50 words typed on his 8-1/2 inch high by 5-3/8 inch wide "The New York Times" stationery. Russell Baker thanks Jean Dalrymple for "letting me know that you liked THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT. The sound you hear now is the grinding of the wheels in my head trying to figure out how you frightened that burglar." Signed "Russell Baker". Folded for mailing with minor soiling along the right edge. Near fine. The American satirical writer Russ... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY THE PUBLISHER OF THE NEW YORK JOURNAL-AMERICAN SEYMOUR BERKSON.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY THE PUBLISHER OF THE NEW YORK JOURNAL-AMERICAN SEYMOUR BERKSON.

By: Berkson, Seymour. (1905-1959). Publisher of the New York Journal-American.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: October 11, 1957.: 1957.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35082


New York: October 11, 1957.. 1957.. Very good. - 35 words typed on a cream-colored, 10-1/2 inch high by 7-1/4 inch wide sheet of New York Journal and American letterhead with "Office of the Publisher" printed below the address. Signed "Seymour Berkson". There is a light crease to the upper left margin of the letterhead with some very light creasing to the bottom edge. Folded twice for mailing. Very good. Berkson accepts an invitation from Edward Hirten... View more info

Image for AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED BY SIR ALGERNON BORTHWICK IN THE THIRD PERSON.

AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED BY SIR ALGERNON BORTHWICK IN THE THIRD PERSON.

By: Borthwick, Sir Algernon. (1830-1908). British journalist, owner of the Morning Post.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Piccadilly [London]: 30 March, 1895.: 1895.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34045


Piccadilly [London]: 30 March, 1895.. 1895.. Good. - 26 words penned in black ink on a sheet of cream letterhead, 7-5/8 inches high by 5 inches wide, with his address printed in blind at top right. Signed in the third person in the body of the letter: "Sir Algernon Borthwick presents his compliments...". There is some rubbing & light creasing to the top edge of the letterhead with a tiny area of soiling at bottom left. There are scraps of gray paper adhering to t... View more info

MAVERICK: Fifty Years of Investigative Reporting

By: Cook, Fred J

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, (1984).: (1984).

Seller ID: 3584


New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, (1984).. (1984).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards titled in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The top edge of the dust jacket is slightly chipped. 320 pages. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper to Ed Fitzgerald, then editor of "Saga" magazine, who gave Cook the William Remington assignment: "For Ed Fitzgerald, Whose memoir (a Christmas gift) I've been reading with intere... View more info

A CENSUS OF BRITISH NEWSPAPERS AND PERIODICALS 1620-1800 by R. S. Crane and F. B. Kaye with the assistance of M. E. Pryor

By: Crane, R. S.; and Kaye, F. B

Price: $40.00

Publisher: (London): Holland Press, (1979).: (1979).

Seller ID: 5935


(London): Holland Press, (1979).. (1979).. Fine. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt, in dw. The dw is very lightly soiled. [vi] & 205 pp. Near fine. Reprint of the original 1927 edition. Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY JOSEPH J. EARLY, PUBLISHER OF THE BROOKLYN TIMES UNION, SENDING HIS AUTOGRAPH TO A FUTURE CONGRESSMAN.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY JOSEPH J. EARLY, PUBLISHER OF THE BROOKLYN TIMES UNION, SENDING HIS AUTOGRAPH TO A FUTURE CONGRESSMAN.

By: Early, Joseph J. (d. 1949). Publisher of the Brooklyn Times Union (1924-27).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY: December 10, 1936.: 1936.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36514


- Typed letter filling most of an 11 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide cream-colored sheet of Brooklyn Times Union letterhead. Signed "Joseph J. Early". The edges & corners of the letter are lightly creased & its bottom edge is darkened. There are a few short tears to the edges & a small piece out at bottom right. Folded twice for mailing. Good. Early sends a warm letter and his autograph to future congressman Seymour Halpern, then a young autograph collector. Halpern... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER TO JAMES B. POND SIGNED BY MARTIN EGAN, AMERICAN WAR CORRESPONDENT AND LONGTIME STAFF MEMBER OF J. P. MORGAN & CO.

TYPED LETTER TO JAMES B. POND SIGNED BY MARTIN EGAN, AMERICAN WAR CORRESPONDENT AND LONGTIME STAFF MEMBER OF J. P. MORGAN & CO.

By: Egan, Martin. (1872-1938). American war correspondent and journalist. From 1914 a staff member of J. P. Morgan & Company.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: November 2, 1933.: 1933.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36566


- 67 words typed on an 11-inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide cream-colored sheet of note paper with J. P. Morgan's Wall Street address printed at top left. Signed "Martin Egan". There is a small very light stain at top right. Folded 3 times for mailing. Near fine. Egan writes to James B. Pond of the Pond Lecture Bureau regretting that he and his wife are unable to accept Pond's invitation to attend actress Dorothy Sands' show. Martin Egan [1872-1938] was an American jo... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER TO EDUCATOR HAROLD RUGG SIGNED BY JEWISH AMERICAN JOURNALIST LOUIS FISCHER.

TYPED LETTER TO EDUCATOR HAROLD RUGG SIGNED BY JEWISH AMERICAN JOURNALIST LOUIS FISCHER.

By: Fischer, Louis. (1896-1970). Jewish American journalist and author who worked for The Nation.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: October 4, 1950.: 1950.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36209


New York: October 4, 1950., 1950.. Very good. - 65 words typed on a 9-3/8 inch high by 6 inch wide sheet of Hotel Duane letterhead. Signed "Louis Fischer". Together with an unsigned carbon copy of Rugg's reply. The top left corner of Fischer's letter is lightly creased with 2 pinholes where it has been stapled to Rugg's reply. Very good. Fischer replies to an invitation from Rugg to speak at one of Rugg's luncheon forums at Teachers College of Columbia Universi... View more info

Image for CUT SIGNATURE OF IRISH AMERICAN JOURNALIST AND FOUNDER OF THE IRISH WORLD NEWSPAPER PATRICK FORD.

CUT SIGNATURE OF IRISH AMERICAN JOURNALIST AND FOUNDER OF THE IRISH WORLD NEWSPAPER PATRICK FORD.

By: Ford, Patrick. (1837-1913). Irish American journalist, founder of the Irish World newspaper and Georgist land reformer.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Circa [1900].: [1900].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36711


- A scrap of paper mounted on a 2-1/4 inch high by 3 inch wide card is signed in black ink "Patrick Ford". Fine. Patrick Ford [1837-1913] was an Irish American journalist. Born in Galway, Ireland, he emigrated with his parents to Boston in 1845, never returning to Ireland. After working as a printer's devil for two years, he started writing in 1851 and by 1861 was editor and publisher of the Boston Tribune. During the American Civil War he served in the Union for... View more info

Image for TYPED NOTE SIGNED BY PULITZER PRIZE WINNING REPORTER MAX FRANKEL TO MADELINE SHERWOOD.

TYPED NOTE SIGNED BY PULITZER PRIZE WINNING REPORTER MAX FRANKEL TO MADELINE SHERWOOD.

By: Frankel, Max.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: February 5, 1982.: 1982.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 31539


- 24 words typed on a cream sheet of New York Times letterhead with the newspaper's address printed at the top and Frankel's title "Max Frankel / Editor, Editorial Page" below & to the left. The New York Times watermark appears in the lower right corner of the letterhead. Dated February 5, 1982. Signed "Max Frankel" in black ink. The letterhead is lightly bumped. Folded twice for mailing. Near fine. Frankel writes to Mrs. Robert E. Sherwood, widow of t... View more info

DAGSPRESSEN I SVERIGE

By: Furhoff, Lars; Hederberg, Hans

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stockholm: Bokforlaget Aldus/Bonniers, (1965).: (1965).

Seller ID: 31060


Stockholm: Bokforlaget Aldus/Bonniers, (1965).. (1965).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed wrappers. The binding is bumped & lightly soiled. The spine & the adjacent edge of the rear wrap are darkened with a small chip to the mid-section of the spine. 249 pages plus 5-page publisher's catalog. The page corners in the first third of the book are lightly bumped. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info

JORNADAS PERIODISTICAS: Etapas notables de la prensa guatemalteca

By: Gandarias, Leon de

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Guatemala: Diario de Centro America, n.d. [1960?].: n.d. [1960?].

Seller ID: 13202


Guatemala: Diario de Centro America, n.d. [1960?].. n.d. [1960?].. Good. - Small quarto [7-3/4 inches high by 5-7/8 inches wide] softcover bound in pictorial green & cream wraps. The wraps are rubbed & darkened with a vertical crease to the front wrap & a piece out of its top edge. 80 pages. Black-and-white illustrations [portraits of journalists]. The pages are darkened & there is a very light vertical crease to the leaves. Good. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER ABOUT ROBERT BROWNING'S RACE SIGNED BY BOOK REVIEW COLUMNIST LEWIS GANNETT.

TYPED LETTER ABOUT ROBERT BROWNING'S RACE SIGNED BY BOOK REVIEW COLUMNIST LEWIS GANNETT.

By: Gannett, Lewis. (1891-1966). Journalist and editor who wrote a daily book review column published in the New York Herald Tribune from 1928 to 1956.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York: February 26, 1937.: 1937.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 35079


New York: February 26, 1937.. 1937.. Good. - A lengthy typed letter filling one side of a sheet of 10-7/8 inch high by 8-3/8 inch wide sheet of New York Herald Tribune letterhead. Signed "Lewis Gannett". There is creasing & chipping to the left edge of the letter. Folded 3 times for mailing with a small area of additional creasing along the vertical fold. Good. Gannett answers an inquiry from a Mrs. Baker about the theory that the English poet Robert Browning... View more info

Image for PORTRAIT OF JAMES LOUIS GARVIN, EDITOR OF THE BRITISH NEWSPAPER THE OBSERVER, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY HIM.

PORTRAIT OF JAMES LOUIS GARVIN, EDITOR OF THE BRITISH NEWSPAPER THE OBSERVER, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY HIM.

By: Garvin, James Louis. (1868-1947). British journalist, editor and author. Editor of The Observer from 1908 to 1942.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Beaconsfield, Bucks., U.K.: 26 March, 1930.: 1930.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36357


- A 4-3/8 inch high by 3-1/4 inch wide black-and-white photographic portrait clipped from a magazine is mounted on an approximately 6 inch high by 4 inch wide cream-colored card. Inscribed and signed on the mount in black ink above and below the photo: "To Seymour Halpern / J. L. Garvin / 26 March 1930 / Gregories / Beaconsfield". Fine. A head-and shoulders portrait of Garvin seated at a desk with his arms folded over a pile of papers. The photo is inscribed to f... View more info

Image for PORTRAIT INSCRIBED TO NEW YORK POLITICIAN SEYMOUR HALPERN AND SIGNED BY NEWSPAPER PROPRIETOR HAROLD HARMSWORTH, 1ST VISCOUNT ROTHERMERE.

PORTRAIT INSCRIBED TO NEW YORK POLITICIAN SEYMOUR HALPERN AND SIGNED BY NEWSPAPER PROPRIETOR HAROLD HARMSWORTH, 1ST VISCOUNT ROTHERMERE.

By: Harmsworth, Harold, 1st Viscount Rothermere. (1868-1940). Highly successful British newspaper proprietor and pioneer of popular journalism.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Circa [1930].: [1930].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34337


Circa [1930].. [1930].. Very good. - Sepia-toned portrait, 5-3/4 inches high by 3-3/4 inches wide, clipped from a magazine and mounted on a sheet of cream card, approximately 7 inches high by 4-1/4 inches wide. Inscribed below the photograph and signed "Rothermere". The mount is very lightly creased at top left & its bottom right corner is slightly bumped. Near fine. Harmsworth is photographed at waist length, wearing a high-necked brocaded waistcoat with his ... View more info

Image for AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY AMERICAN EDITOR AND PUBLISHER WILLIAM BAILEY HOWLAND, PRAISING MAJOR J. B. POND'S BOOK "ECCENTRICITIES OF GENIUS".

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY AMERICAN EDITOR AND PUBLISHER WILLIAM BAILEY HOWLAND, PRAISING MAJOR J. B. POND'S BOOK "ECCENTRICITIES OF GENIUS".

By: Howland, William Bailey. (1849-1917). Editor of The Outlook and publisher of Countryside Magazine.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montclair, NJ: November 25, 1900.: 1900.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36479


- Letter penned in black ink on 3 sides of a sheet of his cream letterhead, folded once to form 4 sides, each 6-1/4 inches high by 4 inches wide, with his address printed at the top of the first side. Signed "William B. Howland". There is a tiny chip to the edge of he 1st & 4th sides. Fine. Howland writes to lecture manager Major Pond, praising Pond's book "Eccentricities of Genius" [published 1900]. "I'm going to read it through again. It reads well... View more info