Author:Nicholson, Kenyon


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The Barker [Photoplay Edition]

By: Nicholson, Kenyon

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: [1928] (c.1927/1926)

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 23606

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj

[small bump/nick in top edge of front cover, minor derioration of cloth at spine end, tiny bookseller's label (The Dayton Company) at top of ffep; jacket moderately edgeworn, with a handful of tiny nicks and closed edge-tears]. (8 B&W film stills) Novelization/tie-in with the 1928 First National film, a silent film with talking sequences. Directed by George Fitzmaurice, it was about a carnival barker (Milton Sills) who sends his son (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) to law school in hopes of providing him with a better life; the son, however, gets a summer job with the carnival and falls in love with a... View more info

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Sailor, Beware!; Variations on a Familiar Theme, in Eight Scenes

By: Nicholson, Kenyon, and Charles Robinson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar & Rinehart: (c.1933, 1932)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15278

Condition: Very Good in Good dj

[quite a decent copy, with some slight deterioration to the cloth near the top of the rear cover, tiny bump/dent at bottom of rear cover, spine slightly turned but binding solid; jacket edgeworn and moderately soiled, and has been internally repaired and reinforced with brown paper tape, which has disguised various small bits of paper loss at corners and edges (still reasonably attractive, however)]. "Uproarious Naval Comedy" that served as the basis for a seemingly endless number of film adaptations, in 1936 (as "Lady Be Careful"), 1942 (as "The Fleet's In") and final... View more info