Author:Brahms, Caryl, and S.J. Simon

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Murder a la Stroganoff

By: Brahms, Caryl, and S.J. Simon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7917

Condition: Very Good+


(no dust jacket) [solid, square copy, with some fading to black cloth along edges, mild browning to page edges]. View more info

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Six Curtains for Natasha [original title: Six Curtains for Stroganova]

By: Brahms, Caryl, and S.J. Simon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia/New York, J. B. Lippincott Company: (c.1946)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7921

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dj


(price-clipped) [solid copy, some wear (board exposed) at bottom rear corner; jacket wrinkled/creased along top edge of front panel, some paper loss at corners and spine ends]. Satirical novel set against the backdrop of the Russian ballet; the fourth (and last) in the authors' series about the wacky misadventures of the Vladimir Stroganoff ballet company. (Sergei Diaghilev features throughout the story, alongside the fictional characters.) Originally published in Engl... View more info

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Six Curtains for Stroganova

By: Brahms, Caryl, and S.J. Simon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1964

Edition: 3rd impression

Seller ID: 10543

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj


[good solid copy, light browning to page edges, shallow dent at top of rear cover; jacket slightly browned at spine, minor edgewear, one tiny tear at top of rear panel]. Satirical novel set against a backdrop of the Russian ballet; the fourth (and last) in the authors' series about the wacky misadventures of the Vladimir Stroganoff ballet company. (Sergei Diaghilev features throughout the story, alongside the fictional characters.) Originally published in 1945; the U... View more info

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The Elephant is White

By: Brahms, Caryl, and S.J. Simon

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: (c.1940)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14395

Condition: Good+


(no dust jacket) [moderately worn copy, spine turned, spine cloth faded and white spine lettering rubbed; attractive small label (like a miniature bookplate) on front pastedown]. (line drawings) One of this writing team's scarcer works, a satirical novel about a young Englishman who falls in with a group of down-and-out White Russian emigres in Paris, who have banded together in a kind of anti-socialist social club known as the White Elephants. Its philosophy is explain... View more info

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"Don't, Mr. Disraeli!"

By: Brahms, Caryl, and S.J. Simon

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: (c.1941)

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 16876

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dj


[light shelfwear and minor soiling to bottom edge, some darkening to yellow cloth along hinges, internally quite clean; jacket lightly soiled, spine somewhat darkened and a bit mottled, one tiny chip at top of front panel, a little paper loss at top of spine (no text affected)]. Pre-postmodernist metafictional fluff by this wacky duo, which (according to their prefatory "Explanation") "is not a novel set in the Victorian age: it is a novel set in its literatu... View more info