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Freshman English and Theme-Correcting in Harvard College, Copeland, C. T. ; Rideout, H. M.
1 Copeland, C. T. ; Rideout, H. M. Freshman English and Theme-Correcting in Harvard College
Boston Silver, Burdett and Co 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner names on front free endpaper, boards worn at corners and spine extremities. 
Green cloth binding with black lettering stamped on front boards and gilt lettering on spine. Three fold-out illustrations exhibiting sample compositions and teacher corrections and many other examples throughout text. An antique reference for teachers based on the Harvard College Freshman English Composition classes held 1899-1901 which clearly outlines the methods used to get a heterogeneous batch of college students to become more skilled and literate writers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Laughing Matters:  On Writing M*A*S*H, Tootsie, Oh, God! , and a Few Other Funny Things, Gelbart, Larry
2 Gelbart, Larry Laughing Matters: On Writing M*A*S*H, Tootsie, Oh, God! , and a Few Other Funny Things
NY Random House 1998 067942945x / 9780679429456 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner nameplate on front free endpaper. 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 276 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Journalism in the United States from 1690 to 1872, Hudson, Frederic
3 Hudson, Frederic Journalism in the United States from 1690 to 1872
NY Harper and Brothers 1873 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, rear hinge cracked, library bookplate, pocket scar and several other markings on spine, endpapers and title page. 
Navy cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. 789 pp. + 6 pages of publisher's ads at rear. Howes H 763. The author discusses the first newspapers in the world, and then proceeds to development of the American press from the first newspapers during 1690-1704, the colonial press, Revolutionary era press, and then examination of journalism among political parties, religious groups, agriculture, sporting groups, commercial press, cheap press, independent press and concluding with the telegraph press. ; Ex-Library 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Poison Penmanship:  The Gentle Art of Muckraking, Mitford, Jessica
4 Mitford, Jessica Poison Penmanship: The Gentle Art of Muckraking
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1979 0394502604 / 9780394502601 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
viii, 277 pp. "A full education in the incomparable Mitford School of Muckraking". Author photo on rear jacket panel. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Tropisms, Sarraute, Nathalie
5 Sarraute, Nathalie Tropisms
NY George Braziller 1963 Later Printing Softcover Very Good; Translated from the French by Maria Jolas. Covers toned, else a clean, tight copy. The author's collection of "tropisms", or essays about specific internal movements that the author feels are universally present in modern life and literature and about which she has written. 
59 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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The Way to Write and Publish a Cookbook, Townsend, Doris McFerran
6 Townsend, Doris McFerran The Way to Write and Publish a Cookbook
NY St. Martin's Press 1985 0312858361 / 9780312858360 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket wrinkled and scuffed. 
Index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 259 pages 
Price: 7.00 USD
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