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LOOS, Anita. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. (SIGNED)GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES. The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$45.00
Publisher: Liveright, 1973
New York: Liveright, 1973. Fine. SIGNED BY ANITA LOOS AND RALPH BARTON ON TITLE PAGE without personalization. A Fine hardback Twenty-Third Printing in a Very Good+ price clipped Dust Jacket with small piece missing Dust Jacket spine tip not affecting author or title. 8vo. xvi, 217 pp. Signed.
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Loos, AnitaGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES: THE ILLUMINATING DIARY OF A PROFESSIONAL LADY
$48.50
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1926
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. The story of a "professional lady" and her humorous journey through Europe, which became the inspiration for a musical later made into the 1953 movie starring Marilyn Monroe. Gift inscription by the author, "Merry Christmas to Mr. Kirk and best wishes, Anita Loos Dec. 1927" on the front free endpaper. 217 pp. Paper boards with red cloth spine. No DJ. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, rubbing to edges with some board exposure, browning to cover...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professinal Lady
$50.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Boni & Liveright, 1925. [W]. Inscribed to a former owner and signed by the author on flyleaf. Later printing. 216 pp. Hardcover, bound in decorative boards with leather spine. Moderate shelf-wear: corners are rubbed and worn, spine is rubbed with wear to edges; pages are age-toned with a few spots.. Signed.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Barton, Ralph. 7.5" x 4.25". Signed.
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$80.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright,. 1925.. Eighth edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author, with inscription which reads "To Tom with best love, thirty years after this was written by Anita, Mar 6 - 1954". Sml 8vo, b&w frontis, b&w illus throughout. Illustrations by Ralph Barton. Sml 8vo, b&w frontis, 217pp, b&w illus throughout. Decorative blue and white patterned boards, with title in black at label on front cover; dark blue cloth spine. In a mylar protected dj, with title in blue at front cover,...
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LOOS, Anita and CHANNING, CarolGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$85.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. hardcover. very good. Barton, Ralph. 217 pages, small 8vo, red cloth-backed patterned boards. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Inscription by Carol Channing is written on heavily browned page on the back of the frontispiece, the spine and edges worn and rubbed. Inscription by Carol Channing, who performed in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" on Broadway, reads: "...My conscience forces me to tell you that I had a ghost writer to help me with my diary. All the same...
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$150.00
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 1963
New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 1963. hardcover. very good(+)/poor. Barton, Ralph. Frontispiece and other black-and-white illustrations by Ralph Barton. 217 pages, small 8vo, gray and blue cloth, dust wrapper (chipped and very torn), mylar sleeve. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, (1963). A very good(+) copy in a poor dust wrapper. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "With love to Avis and happy memories of our years together, Sincerely Anita Loos Nov. 27th 1974. Signed.
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LOOS, ANITAGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES
$150.00
Publisher: BONI AND LIVERIGHT
NEW YORK NY: BONI AND LIVERIGHT. VG/NONE. PUB 1925. HARDCOVER. ISBN: 12TH PRINTING OF APRIL 1926 / SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE FRONT FREE. ISBN: ENDPAPER / ILLUSTRATED BY RALPH BARTON. QUARTER BOUND DECORATED PAPER COVERED BOARDS WITH RED CLOTH SPINE ANDTITLED PAPER LABEL ON THE FRONT COVER. SPINE IS DARKENED WITH GILTTITLES VERY DULLED AND PAPER COVERED BOARDS TANNED AT THE EXTREMETIES. ANICE TIGHT COPY WITH CLEAN TEXT.. Keywords: NOVEL, SIGNED, ABCDEF. Signed.
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes." The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$150.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: : Boni & Liveright, 1925. Ninth printing, March, 1926. publisher's cloth-backed decorated paper boards. Good to very good with rubbing and use at corners and extremities. 12mo,. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Inscribed and signed by Anita Loos, Palm Beach, Feb. 7, 1927. On the pastedown, opposite the inscription, is mounted a newspaper photograph of Anita Loos, in bathing dress at a Florida resort. Signed.
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LOOS, ANITAGentlemen Prefer Blondes. The Intimate Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton
$185.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1926
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. Later printing. Signed presentation copy from Anita Loos, written in French, inscribed by the author: “A Michael O’Connor, prenez garde aux blondes! Bon chance, Anita Loos. Santa Monica, Sept. 3, 1960.” Very good lightly used copy with some edge wear and slight age toning to the covers without dust jacket. A sensational best-seller when published in the twenties that was even read by and praised by James Joyce. Signed.
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Anita LoosGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$334.25
Publisher: Brentano's Ltd, 1926
Brentano's Ltd, London, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Ralph Barton. Signed by Author. Edition limited to 1,000 signed copies. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, slight insect damage to front hinge.. Endpapers browned, text block clean. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. All edges...
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Anita Loos SIGNED & Inscribed by Author, Drawing of Carol Channing on Cover of DJ by Al Hirschfeld, Intimately illustrated Ralph Barton, FrontispieceGentlemen Prefer Blondes The original Story of Lorelei Lee, Portrayed on Stage & Screen by Carol Channing & Marilyn Monroe, Comes with Round Table West Invitation to Luncheon attended by Lilli Palmer, Anita Loos, Adela Rogers St. Johns ETC Illumin
$450.00
Publisher: Liveright, NY, 1973
Liveright, NY, 1973. HBDJ, 1973, minor rub & Wear & Scuff DJ, Maroon Cloth Gilt Lettering, F/VG+. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Signed.
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Anita LoosGentlemen Prefer Blondes + But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
$450.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1926
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Boni & Liveright, 1926. Book. Illus. by Ralph Barton. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 1925 Boni & Liveright First ed. 11th printing ( April 1926) of this classic. In VG Condition lacking a DJ. With a *SIGNED* label pasted in! There is very minor wear at the spine ends, edges and corners. There is a partial dried ring stain on the front cover but overall a very solid copy of this elusive title. *Also receive the 1928 Boni & Liveright First...
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LOOS, Anita"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$500.00
Publisher: Brentano's
London: Brentano's. (1926). First. First English edition. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Spine lettering dull, endpapers a little tanned, a very good copy. One of 1000 copies Signed by the author. Loos adapted the novel into a successful play, which then became the basis for two films. The first was a 1928 silent, co-scripted by Loos, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and featuring Alice White and Ruth Taylor. Taylor became an immediate star but retired from the screen shortly thereafter and gave...
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Loos, AnitaGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES (Inscribed First Edition)
$1,250.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. First edition. Very Good. Second state with "Devine" on contents page. Inscribed by the author: "To Mr. and Mrs. Pell | the best publicity agents an author ever had. Affectionately Anita Loos | Nov. 3, 1925." Book Very Good with spine a bit dulled and cocked, several newspaper clippings are tipped in on the early pages, presumably publicity work of the Pells. A comic novel about the roaring 20s and a runaway best seller. Inspired in part by H. L. Mencken and...
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes; But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
$2,500.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. hardcover. near fine. Ralph Barton. Two volumes, each inscribed, each 8vo, full red crushed morocco with gilt detail & raised bands. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. New York; Boni & Liveright, 1925. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "With thanks to darling Brown for proving my theory. Anita Loos." But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, New York; Boni & Liveright, 1928. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "All love to my darling Brown from Anita Loos." Near fine...
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$3,825.68
Publisher: London: Brentano's, Ltd,
London: Brentano's, Ltd, [1926]. The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Octavo. White cloth-backed red cloth boards, titles to spine and front board in black. With the dust jacket. Boards a little worn and bowed, spine lettering faintly faded, half-title tanned, the occasional blemish to contents, front and rear inner hinges starting. A very good copy in a lightly chipped and rubbed jacket with tape repairs to head and tail of spine panel...
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Loos, Anita.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes". The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady.
$20.00
Hardcover
Publisher: New York: Boni & Liveright.
Used. First Edition, Third Printing, 1925. Good only copy in decorated paper covered boards, red cloth spine, well-worn, and without jacket. However, INSCRIBED by Ralph Barton, the "intimate iIllustrator" of the text, on the front endpaper and dated 192 6. 217pp.
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Anita Loos, Cari Beauchamp, Mary Anita LoosAnita Loos Rediscovered: Film Treatments and Fiction by Anita Loos, Creator of "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"
$28.95
Hardcover, ISBN 0520228944
Publisher: University of California, 2003
Used - Like New. AS NEW, UNREAD HARDBACK. SIGNED by CARI BEAUCHAMP [Editor] [NO Inscription]. 22 Page PHOTO SECTION. DJ in Clear, ARCHIVAL MYLAR WRAP. NO remainder mark. | SHIPS AIRMAIL INTERNATIONALLY!; includes dustjacket
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$32.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, Inc., New York [1925], 1926
Used - Good. 217 pp. Tenth printing [1926] Signed "Sincverely, anita Loos" on front endpaper, with additional non-authorial inscriptioin "Yes, but invariably adore brunettes - with great affection and great appreciation of this little book - Mother - May 1926", and another inscription ""-------from her Mother-". Clean, hinges tight, spine gilt entirely worn away but no fraying to cloth, some fraying to edges around the tips, paper cover label complete and undamaged.
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LOOS, Anita. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. (SIGNED).GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES. The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady.
$45.00
Hardcover, ISBN 0871408880
Publisher: Liveright, New York, 1973
Used - Fine. SIGNED BY ANITA LOOS AND RALPH BARTON ON TITLE PAGE without personalization. A Fine hardback Twenty-Third Printing in a Very Good+ price clipped Dust Jacket with small piece missing Dust Jacket spine tip not affecting author or title. 8vo. xvi, 217 pp.; includes dustjacket (CINEMA MODERN LITERATURE SIGNED)
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Loos, AnitaGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES: THE ILLUMINATING DIARY OF A PROFESSIONAL LADY
$48.50
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1926
Used - Good. The story of a "professional lady" and her humorous journey through Europe, which became the inspiration for a musical later made into the 1953 movie starring Marilyn Monroe. Gift inscription by the author, "Merry Christmas to Mr. Kirk and best wishes, Anita Loos Dec. 1927" on the front free endpaper. 217 pp. Paper boards with red cloth spine. No DJ. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, rubbing to edges with some board exposure, browning to cover edges, some minor... (FICTION, FILM, SIGNED)
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professinal Lady
$50.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1925
Used - Good. [W]. Inscribed to a former owner and signed by the author on flyleaf. Later printing. 216 pp. Hardcover, bound in decorative boards with leather spine. Moderate shelf-wear: corners are rubbed and worn, spine is rubbed with wear to edges; pages are age-toned with a few spots. Size: 7.5" x 4.25"
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LOOS, Anita and CHANNING, CarolGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$85.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
Used - Very Good. Inscription by Carol Channing, who performed in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" on Broadway, reads: ".My conscience forces me to tell you that I had a ghost writer to help me with my diary. All the same toodle-ooer [sic.] to you and good wishes, Loreleially, Carol Channing." 217 pages, small 8vo, red cloth-backed patterned boards. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Inscription by Carol Channing is written on heavily browned page on the back of the frontispiece, the spine and...
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Loos, Anita.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
$88.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright,, New York:, 1925
Used. Signed by the author, with inscription which reads "To Tom with best love, thirty years after this was written by Anita, Mar 6 - 1954". Sml 8vo, b&w frontis, b&w illus throughout. Illustrations by Ralph Barton. Sml 8vo, b&w frontis, 217pp, b&w illus throughout. Decorative blue and white patterned boards, with title in black at label on front cover; dark blue cloth spine. In a mylar protected dj, with title in blue at front cover, and in black at dj spine. Dj chipped at edges, esp lower... (SIGNED)
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LOOS Anita :Les Hommes Préferent les Blondes (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes).
$102.30
Softcover
Publisher: Paris, Gallimard, 1928., 1928
Used - Fine. Near fine condition in publisher's yellow printed wrappers & glassine cover. First French edition,a review copy,with "S.P."(service de presse)printed on front cover. Laid in is publisher's promotional slip describing the success of the American edition illustrated with a small photographic portrait of Anita Loos. Inscribed and SIGNED by the translator,Lucie Saint-Elme. 1st.French ed. (AMERICAN LITERATURE, FRENCH LANGUAGE.)
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Loos, Anita.GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady.
$143.75
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright: NY, 1925
Used. 7.5 x 5, cloth backed boards, 217 pp, illustrations by Ralph Barton, heavily worn and rubbed, no jacket, fair. 11th printing, 1926. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. (FINE ARTS (THEATRE))
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Liveright, New York, 1963
Used - Very Good. Signed by the author. COLLECT SIGNED BOOKS
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation, New York, 1963
Used. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "With love to Avis and happy memories of our years together, Sincerely Anita Loos Nov. 27th 1974." Frontispiece and other black-and-white illustrations by Ralph Barton. 217 pages, small 8vo, gray and blue cloth, dust wrapper (chipped and very torn), mylar sleeve. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, (1963). A very good(+) copy in a poor dust wrapper.; includes dustjacket
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LOOS, ANITAGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: NEW YORK NY BONI AND LIVERIGHT PUB 1925., 1925
Used. VG/NONE. 12TH PRINTING OF APRIL 1926 / SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER / ILLUSTRATED BY RALPH BARTON QUARTER BOUND DECORATED PAPER COVERED BOARDS WITH RED CLOTH SPINE AND TITLED PAPER LABEL ON THE FRONT COVER. SPINE IS DARKENED WITH GILT TITLES VERY DULLED AND PAPER COVERED BOARDS TANNED AT THE EXTREMETIES. A NICE TIGHT COPY WITH CLEAN TEXT. Binding is HARDCOVER. (NOVEL SIGNED ABCDEF)
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LOOS, Anita.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes." The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady.
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
Used. 217 pp. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton. 12mo, publisher's cloth-backed decorated paper boards. Ninth printing, March, 1926. Good to very good with rubbing and use at corners and extremities. Inscribed and signed by Anita Loos, Palm Beach, Feb. 7, 1927. On the pastedown, opposite the inscription, is mounted a newspaper photograph of Anita Loos, in bathing dress at a Florida resort.
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Loos, AnitaGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES" - The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady [Signed]
$170.69
Hardcover
Publisher: Brentano's Ltd., London, 1926
Used - Good. Corners and edges rubbed and bumped, blue boards cocked, faded and spotted, gilt title has faded from spine. Clean and bright inside, 217 pages all edges gilt. Limited edition of 1000, Signed by Author. Owner's name on back endpaper. Weight 700g. Ref. BL. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall (NOVEL / FICTION)
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Loos, Anita & Barton, RalphGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES
$174.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright ( 1925 ), 1925
Used. GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES, Boni & Liveright, 1926, first edition, later printing,slight wear to the fore edge corner tips and bottom edge of the spine whose gilt lettering is a bit dulled, else a tight vg copy in the publishers original binding. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. INSCRIBED by the author. The source book for the 2 films of the same name. (FIRST EDITIONS)
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LOOS, ANITAGentlemen Prefer Blondes. The Intimate Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton
$185.00
Publisher: New York Boni & Liveright 1926, 1926
Used. Later printing. Signed presentation copy from Anita Loos, written in French, inscribed by the author: ÒA Michael OÕConnor, prenez garde aux blondes! Bon chance, Anita Loos. Santa Monica, Sept. 3, 1960.Ó Very good lightly used copy with some edge wear and slight age toning to the covers without dust jacket. A sensational best-seller when published in the twenties that was even read by and praised by James Joyce.
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$300.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1926
Used. Twelfth printing. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Corners rubbed, a very good copy without dustwrapper. Inscribed almost certainly contemporarily: "to Willard King with a warning against blondes from Anita Loos." Recipient is possibly the contemporary screenwriter Willard King Bradley. Loos adapted the novel into a successful play, which then became the basis for two films. The first was a 1928 silent, co-scripted by Loos, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and featuring Alice White and Ruth...
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Anita LoosGentlemen Prefer blondes" The Illuminated Diary of a Professional Lady
$315.78
Hardcover
Publisher: Brentano's, Ltd., London, 1926
Used - Very Good. Clean blue textured boards with a 'ripple' effect. Front board lettered in gilt with a central image of two gents and a girl in a rectangular frame, all in gilt. The blue of the spine is unfaded but the gilt lettering has lost its gleam. All three text block edges in gilt. Internally offsetting to free endpapers, the front one bearing an ink name (Jesus College, Cambridge 1952). Foxing to half title only. Pictorial frontis and title page clean. On rear of title page it...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes [signed]
$325.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Bretano's Ltd., London, 1926
Used - Good. Signed limited edition, SIGNED by Loos on the limitation page, this one of 1,000 copies. Bound in blue cloth with stamped image on cover. All edges gilt. 217pp. Faded spine. Poor dust jacket, chipped and taped. Mylar jacket cover. A solid copy in an acceptable dust jacket. Domestic shipping includes tracking.
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$335.75
Hardcover
Publisher: Brentano's Ltd., London, 1926
Used - Very Good. Signed by Author. Edition limited to 1,000 signed copies. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, slight insect damage to front hinge. Endpapers browned, text block clean. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. All edges gilt - bright, rich condition. Illustrator: Ralph Barton. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram.... (FICTION FICTION; NOISBN)
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Anita Loos SIGNED & Inscribed by Author, Drawing of Carol Channing on Cover of DJ by Al Hirschfeld, Intimately illustrated Ralph Barton, FrontispieceGentlemen Prefer Blondes The original Story of Lorelei Lee, Portrayed on Stage & Screen by Carol Channing & Marilyn Monroe, Comes with Round Table West Invitation to Luncheon attended by Lilli Palmer, Anita Loos, Adela Rogers St. Johns ETC Illuminating
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Liveright, NY, 1973
Used - Fine. HBDJ, 1973, minor rub & Wear & Scuff DJ, Maroon Cloth Gilt Lettering, F/VG+; includes dustjacket (ANITA LOOS SIGNED HOLLYWOOD)
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Anita LoosGentlemen Prefer Blondes + But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1926
Used - Very Good. 1925 Boni & Liveright First ed. 11th printing ( April 1926) of this classic. In VG Condition lacking a DJ. With a **SIGNED** label pasted in! There is very minor wear at the spine ends, edges and corners. There is a partial dried ring stain on the front cover but overall a very solid copy of this elusive title. **Also receive the 1928 Boni & Liveright First Ed., of her sequel. A very nice copy in VG condition./ no DJ! The illustrated boards are very clean and tight with... (BOOK INTO FILM)
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Brentano's, London, 1926
Used. First English edition. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Spine lettering dull, endpapers a little tanned, a very good copy. One of 1000 copies Signed by the author. Loos adapted the novel into a successful play, which then became the basis for two films. The first was a 1928 silent, co-scripted by Loos, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and featuring Alice White and Ruth Taylor. Taylor became an immediate star but retired from the screen shortly thereafter and gave birth to a son, writer-actor...
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LOOS, ANITA.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"
$500.00
Publisher: London: Brentano's, 1926, 1926
Used. First English Edition; deluxe limited issue; one of 1000 copies signed by Loos. Very good.
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes First Edition 16th print Signed
$995.00
Hardcover
Publisher: New York, Boni and Liveright, 1925
Used - Very Good. Very good condition book in a great dust jacket, price clipped. Tiny nick to spine end light sunning. Red cloth boards are scuffed at spine ends gilt spine titling rubbed, Signed and dated on half title page with a letter from Miss Loos to the owner of the book with her letter head stamped, in envelope with her address. DUST JACKET IS A 16TH EDITION FIRST STATE BOOK WITH PARIS DEVINE IN TABLE OF CONTENTS PAGE; includes dustjacket
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Loos, AnitaGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES (Inscribed First Edition)
$1,250.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
Used - Very Good. Second state with "Devine" on contents page. Inscribed by the author: "To Mr. and Mrs. Pell | the best publicity agents an author ever had. Affectionately Anita Loos | Nov. 3, 1925." Book Very Good with spine a bit dulled and cocked, several newspaper clippings are tipped in on the early pages, presumably publicity work of the Pells. A comic novel about the roaring 20s and a runaway best seller. Inspired in part by H. L. Mencken and supported by him. Edith Wharton declared...
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes; But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes.
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
Used - Near Fine. Amazing to find a finely bound matched set, inscribed, of the most classic of Loos's titles. Loos was Hollywood's foremost woman playwright, screenwriter and novelist. Two volumes, each inscribed, each 8vo, full red crushed morocco with gilt detail & raised bands. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. New York; Boni & Liveright, 1925. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "With thanks to darling Brown for proving my theory. Anita Loos." But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, New York; Boni &... (HOLLYWOOD)
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LOOS, Anita.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes." The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton.
$3,840.56
Publisher: London: Brentano's, Ltd, [1926], 1926
Used. Octavo. White cloth-backed red cloth boards, titles to spine and front board in black. With the dust jacket. Boards a little worn and bowed, spine lettering faintly faded, half-title tanned, the occasional blemish to contents, front and rear inner hinges starting. A very good copy in a lightly chipped and rubbed jacket with tape repairs to head and tail of spine panel verso. First UK edition, first impression. Presentation copy inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To... (BOOKS AUTOGRAPHS & SIGNED INSCRIBED, OR WITH LETTER LITERATURE MODERN AMERICAN CATALOGUE 101)
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Loos, AnitaGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES: THE ILLUMINATING DIARY OF A PROFESSIONAL LADY
$48.50
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1926
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. The story of a "professional lady" and her humorous journey through Europe, which became the inspiration for a musical later made into the 1953 movie starring Marilyn Monroe. Gift inscription by the author, "Merry Christmas to Mr. Kirk and best wishes, Anita Loos Dec. 1927" on the front free endpaper. 217 pp. Paper boards with red cloth spine. No DJ. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, rubbing to edges with some board exposure, browning to cover...
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Anita Loos SIGNED & Inscribed by Author, Drawing of Carol Channing on Cover of DJ by Al Hirschfeld, Intimately illustrated Ralph Barton, FrontispieceGentlemen Prefer Blondes The original Story of Lorelei Lee, Portrayed on Stage & Screen by Carol Channing & Marilyn Monroe, Comes with Round Table West Invitation to Luncheon attended by Lilli Palmer, Anita Loos, Adela Rogers St. Johns ETC Illumin
$450.00
Publisher: Liveright, NY, 1973
Liveright, NY, 1973. HBDJ, 1973, minor rub & Wear & Scuff DJ, Maroon Cloth Gilt Lettering, F/VG+. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. Signed.
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LOOS, Anita"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$500.00
Publisher: Brentano's
London: Brentano's. (1926). First. First English edition. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Spine lettering dull, endpapers a little tanned, a very good copy. One of 1000 copies Signed by the author. Loos adapted the novel into a successful play, which then became the basis for two films. The first was a 1928 silent, co-scripted by Loos, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and featuring Alice White and Ruth Taylor. Taylor became an immediate star but retired from the screen shortly thereafter and gave...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: the Illuminating Diary of a Professinal Lady
$50.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1925
Hard Cover. Used - Good Good No Jacket. 7.5" x 4.25" Signed. [W]. Inscribed to a former owner and signed by the author on flyleaf. Later printing. 216 pp. Hardcover, bound in decorative boards with leather spine. Moderate shelf-wear: corners are rubbed and worn, spine is rubbed with wear to edges; pages are age-toned with a few spots.
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Loos, Anita And Channing, CarolGentlemen Prefer Blondes: the Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$85.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
hardcover. Used - Very Good. 217 pages, small 8vo, red cloth-backed patterned boards. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Inscription by Carol Channing is written on heavily browned page on the back of the frontispiece, the spine and edges worn and rubbed. Inscription by Carol Channing, who performed in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" on Broadway, reads: "...My conscience forces me to tell you that I had a ghost writer to help me with my diary. All the same toodle-ooer [sic. ] to you and good...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: the Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation, New York, 1963
hardcover. Used - Very Good Very good in poor jacket. Frontispiece and other black-and-white illustrations by Ralph Barton. 217 pages, small 8vo, gray and blue cloth, dust wrapper (chipped and very torn), mylar sleeve. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, (1963). A very good(+) copy in a poor dust wrapper. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "With love to Avis and happy memories of our years together, Sincerely Anita Loos Nov. 27th 1974."
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: BONI AND LIVERIGHT, NEW YORK NY, 1925
HARDCOVER. Used - Very Good VG NONE. 12TH PRINTING OF APRIL 1926 / SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER / ILLUSTRATED BY RALPH BARTON. QUARTER BOUND DECORATED PAPER COVERED BOARDS WITH RED CLOTH SPINE AND TITLED PAPER LABEL ON THE FRONT COVER. SPINE IS DARKENED WITH GILT TITLES VERY DULLED AND PAPER COVERED BOARDS TANNED AT THE EXTREMETIES. A NICE TIGHT COPY WITH CLEAN TEXT.
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Loos, Anita"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes": the Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$150.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright: NY, 1925
Used - Fair. 7.5 x 5, cloth backed boards, 217 pp, illustrations by Ralph Barton, heavily worn and rubbed, no jacket, fair. 11th printing, 1926. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR.
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes. the Intimate Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated By Ralph Barton
$185.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1926
Used - Very Good. Later printing. Signed presentation copy from Anita Loos, written in French, inscribed by the author: "A Michael O'Connor, prenez garde aux blondes! Bon chance, Anita Loos. Santa Monica, Sept. 3, 1960." Very good lightly used copy with some edge wear and slight age toning to the covers without dust jacket. A sensational best-seller when published in the twenties that was even read by and praised by James Joyce.
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Anita LoosGentlemen Prefer Blondes + But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1926
First Edition. Hardcover. Used - Very Good Very Good No Jacket. Book. Signed by Author(s) 1925 Boni & Liveright First ed. 11th printing ( April 1926) of this classic. In VG Condition lacking a DJ. With a **SIGNED** label pasted in! There is very minor wear at the spine ends, edges and corners. There is a partial dried ring stain on the front cover but overall a very solid copy of this elusive title. **Also receive the 1928 Boni & Liveright First Ed., of her sequel. A very nice copy in VG...
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Loos, Anita"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes": the Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Brentano's, London, 1926
First. Used - Very Good. First English edition. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Spine lettering dull, endpapers a little tanned, a very good copy. One of 1000 copies Signed by the author. Loos adapted the novel into a successful play, which then became the basis for two films. The first was a 1928 silent, co-scripted by Loos, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and featuring Alice White and Ruth Taylor. Taylor became an immediate star but retired from the screen shortly thereafter and gave birth to...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes (Inscribed First Edition)
$1,250.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
First edition. Used - Very Good. Second state with "Devine" on contents page. Inscribed by the author: "To Mr. and Mrs. Pell | the best publicity agents an author ever had. Affectionately Anita Loos | Nov. 3, 1925." Book Very Good with spine a bit dulled and cocked, several newspaper clippings are tipped in on the early pages, presumably publicity work of the Pells. A comic novel about the roaring 20s and a runaway best seller. Inspired in part by H. L. Mencken and supported by him. Edith...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes; But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
$2,500.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, New York, 1925
hardcover. Used - Very Good Near fine. Two volumes, each inscribed, each 8vo, full red crushed morocco with gilt detail & raised bands. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. New York; Boni & Liveright, 1925. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "With thanks to darling Brown for proving my theory. Anita Loos." But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, New York; Boni & Liveright, 1928. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "All love to my darling Brown from Anita Loos." Near fine copies. Amazing to find a finely...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$3,824.21
Hardcover
Publisher: London: Brentano's, Ltd, 1926
Used - Fair. The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Octavo. White cloth-backed red cloth boards, titles to spine and front board in black. With the dust jacket. Boards a little worn and bowed, spine lettering faintly faded, half-title tanned, the occasional blemish to contents, front and rear inner hinges starting. A very good copy in a lightly chipped and rubbed jacket with tape repairs to head and tail of spine panel verso. First UK edition,...
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$25.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Boni and Liveright, 1925
First edition, second issue. Illustrations by Ralph Barton. Hardcover lacking a jacket. This book inspired the classic movie of the same name. In GOOD+ condition. Some scuffing and uneven fading to the covers. Very light soiling. Edges rubbed with minor bumping to the corners and some pulling to the spine. Spine sun darkened. Hinges a bit weak but still solid. Text block clean and solid. Previous owner’s signature on the ffep. Nice copy of this hard to find first edition. In GOOD+... (Literature)
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Anita Loos SIGNED & Inscribed by Author, Drawing of Carol Channing on Cover of DJ by Al Hirschfeld, Intimately illustrated Ralph Barton, FrontispieceGentlemen Prefer Blondes The original Story of Lorelei Lee, Portrayed on Stage & Screen by Carol Channing & Marilyn Monroe, Comes with Round Table West Invitation to Luncheon attended by Lilli Palmer, Anita Loos, Adela Rogers St. Johns ETC Illuminating
$450.00
Hardcover
Publisher: Liveright, NY, 1973
HBDJ, 1973, minor rub & Wear & Scuff DJ, Maroon Cloth Gilt Lettering, F/VG+. Book Condition: Fine. Binding: Hard Cover. Jacket: Very Good; Signed by Author; Includes dustjacket (ANITA LOOS SIGNED HOLLYWOOD)
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LOOS, Anita. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. (SIGNED)GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES. The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$45.00
Publisher: Liveright, 1973
New York: Liveright, 1973. Fine. SIGNED BY ANITA LOOS AND RALPH BARTON ON TITLE PAGE without personalization. A Fine hardback Twenty-Third Printing in a Very Good+ price clipped Dust Jacket with small piece missing Dust Jacket spine tip not affecting author or title. 8vo. xvi, 217 pp. Signed.
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Loos, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes
$80.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright,. 1925.. Eighth edition. Hardcover. Signed by the author, with inscription which reads "To Tom with best love, thirty years after this was written by Anita, Mar 6 - 1954". Sml 8vo, b&w frontis, b&w illus throughout. Illustrations by Ralph Barton. Sml 8vo, b&w frontis, 217pp, b&w illus throughout. Decorative blue and white patterned boards, with title in black at label on front cover; dark blue cloth spine. In a mylar protected dj, with title in blue at front cover,...
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LOOS, Anita and CHANNING, CarolGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$85.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. hardcover. very good. Barton, Ralph. 217 pages, small 8vo, red cloth-backed patterned boards. New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Inscription by Carol Channing is written on heavily browned page on the back of the frontispiece, the spine and edges worn and rubbed. Inscription by Carol Channing, who performed in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" on Broadway, reads: "...My conscience forces me to tell you that I had a ghost writer to help me with my diary. All the same...
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$150.00
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 1963
New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, 1963. hardcover. very good(+)/poor. Barton, Ralph. Frontispiece and other black-and-white illustrations by Ralph Barton. 217 pages, small 8vo, gray and blue cloth, dust wrapper (chipped and very torn), mylar sleeve. New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation, (1963). A very good(+) copy in a poor dust wrapper. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: "With love to Avis and happy memories of our years together, Sincerely Anita Loos Nov. 27th 1974. Signed.
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Loos, Anita & Barton, RalphGENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES
$158.75
Publisher: Boni & Liveright
GENTLEMEN PREFER BLONDES, Boni & Liveright, 1926, first edition, later printing,slight wear to the fore edge corner tips and bottom edge of the spine whose gilt lettering is a bit dulled, else a tight vg copy in the publishers original binding. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. INSCRIBED by the author. The source book for the 2 films of the same name. First edition. Signed.
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LOOS, ANITAGentlemen Prefer Blondes. The Intimate Diary of a Professional Lady. Intimately Illustrated by Ralph Barton
$185.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1926
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. Later printing. Signed presentation copy from Anita Loos, written in French, inscribed by the author: “A Michael O’Connor, prenez garde aux blondes! Bon chance, Anita Loos. Santa Monica, Sept. 3, 1960.” Very good lightly used copy with some edge wear and slight age toning to the covers without dust jacket. A sensational best-seller when published in the twenties that was even read by and praised by James Joyce. Signed.
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LOOS, Anita"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes": The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady
$500.00
Publisher: Brentano's
London: Brentano's. (1926). First. First English edition. Illustrated by Ralph Barton. Spine lettering dull, endpapers a little tanned, a very good copy. One of 1000 copies Signed by the author. Loos adapted the novel into a successful play, which then became the basis for two films. The first was a 1928 silent, co-scripted by Loos, directed by Malcolm St. Clair and featuring Alice White and Ruth Taylor. Taylor became an immediate star but retired from the screen shortly thereafter and gave...
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LOOS, AnitaGentlemen Prefer Blondes; But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
$2,500.00
Publisher: Boni & Liveright, 1925
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. hardcover. near fine. Ralph Barton. Two volumes, each inscribed, each 8vo, full red crushed morocco with gilt detail & raised bands. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. New York; Boni & Liveright, 1925. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "With thanks to darling Brown for proving my theory. Anita Loos." But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes, New York; Boni & Liveright, 1928. Second printing. Inscribed on flyleaf: "All love to my darling Brown from Anita Loos." Near fine...
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