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Voltaire! Voltaire! [*SIGNED*]

By: Endore, Guy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20604

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj


(price-clipped) [solid clean book with no significant wear; jacket shows some edgewear, small closed tear at top of rear panel, minor surface damage to rear panel]. SIGNED by the author (signature only) on the ffep. Biographical novel tracing the parallel lives of Voltaire, "the wittiest, most irreverent, most spectacular philosopher who ever lived," and Rousseau, "the poor, half-educated lad of Geneva who became the most radical, most talked-of philosopher (after Voltaire) of Europe." Endore, a successful screenwriter and novelist, was also a political activist and pamphlet... View more info

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Methinks the Lady...

By: Endore, Guy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: (c.1945)

Edition: 3rd printing

Seller ID: 18794

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dj


(price-clipped) [light shelfwear, very slight bumping to a couple of corners; jacket slightly faded at spine, light wear to extremities]. Psychological mystery/suspense novel about "a lost soul, a woman bedevilled by her other, evil, self" (i.e. a distaff Jekyll & Hyde yarn). Basis for the 1949 Otto Preminger film noir WHIRLPOOL, starring Gene Tierney and Richard Conte. View more info

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The Werewolf of Paris

By: Endore, Guy

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: (c.1933)

Edition: 4th printing

Seller ID: 21670

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dj


[spine slightly turned, minor soiling to covers and edges of text block, bottom front corner lightly bumped, a touch of fraying at bottom extremities, small circular "W" stamped on ffep (a private ownership mark), a couple of code numbers stamped in blue ink on rear fep; jacket moderately edgeworn, with an unfortunately large chip at top of spine, extending from the front hinge across the spine to about 1-1/4" into the rear panel (and taking a good part of the spine title with it), also another thumnail-size chip at top of rear panel]. Horror tale of "one who was a man by day b... View more info

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Methinks the Lady . . . [*SIGNED*]

By: Endore, Guy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: (c.1945)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23553

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good+


(no dust jacket) [light shelfwear, moderate bumping to top rear corner, spine very slightly turned, some old tape shadows on front endpapers, a few small scuff marks on front cover]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author at the top of the ffep: "Sycamore House, Los Angeles, Dec. 8, 1945 / To _____ & _____ / affectionately / Guy Endore." Psychological mystery/suspense novel about "a lost soul, a woman bedevilled by her other, evil, self" (i.e. a distaff Jekyll & Hyde yarn). Basis for the 1949 Otto Preminger film noir WHIRLPOOL, starring Gene Tierney and Richard Conte. Signed by... View more info

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Detour at Night; an Inner Sanctum Mystery

By: Endore, Guy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19019

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dj


[pages browned as typical with S&S books of this era, otherwise just minimally shelfworn, with very slight bumping to top corners; jacket shows just a trace of soiling to the rear panel, very shallow chipping at top of spine]. Mystery/suspense novel about a hitchhiking former linguistics professor (now an accused murderer on the lam) who finds himself back in the very town -- Devon, Indiana (not its real name) -- where his troubles began. The novel is written in the first person, and while I won't be so bold as to call it "Nabokovian," I can't help but think that V.N. would have reco... View more info

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The Human Face

By: Picard, Max (translated from the German by Guy Endore)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: (c.1930)

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 23885

Condition: Near Fine


(no dust jacket) [minimal wear, light age-toning to edges of text block; small vintage bookseller's label (Dora Ingram Book Shop and Library, Culver City, California) on rear pastedown]. (B&W plates) A philosophical treatise on the human visage, with heavy religious overtones. View more info