NON-FICTION WITH REFERENCE TO THOMAS WOLFE

DODD, Martha. Through Embassy Eyes. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1939. Verso of titlepage ‘first edition’. Red cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket. Johnson G127.

DANIELS, Jonathan. Tar Heels: A Portrait of North Carolina. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1941. Brown cloth with spine stamped in red and gold. Dustjacket. Johnson G118.

WINSTON, Robert Watson. Horace Williams: Gadfly of Chapel Hill. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Press, 1942. Beige cloth with spine stamped in red and black. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

HENDERSON, Archibald. Pioneering a People’s Theatre. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: The University of North Carolina Press, 1945. Series: The University of North Carolina Sesquicentennial Publications. Blue cloth, goldstamped. Dustjacket. Johnson G193.

BURLINGAME, Roger. Of Making Many Books: A Hundred Years of Reading, Writing and Publishing. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1946. Verso of titlepage ‘A’. Brown cloth, goldstamped. Johnson G77.

University Park, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1996. Verso of titlepage ‘Reprinted, with a new introduction, in 1996’. Wrappers. Cf. Johnson G77.

FRIEDE, Donald. The Mechanical Angel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1948. Verso of titlepage ‘First edition’. Orange cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

WHEELOCK, John Hall (ed.). Editor to Author: The Letters of Maxwell E. Perkins. New York, London: Charles Scribner’s Sons, Charles Scribner’s Sons, Ltd., 1950. Verso of titlepage ‘A’. Dark red cloth, goldstamped. Dustjacket. Inscribed on front free endpaper ‘For W.H. Auden – with the compliments of John Hall Wheelock. March 8, 1950’. Johnson G320. Two copies, one inscribed.

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1950?]. Series: The Universal Library, number UL-75. Wrappers. Not in Johnson.

New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1965. Verso of titlepage ‘A-1.65[Mcol.]’. Series: The Scribner Library, number SL 107. Wrappers. Not in Johnson.

New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, [1979]. Verso of titlepage ‘1 … 19 M/C 20 … 2’. Black half cloth, goldstamped spine, with beige paper boards, stamped in black. Dustjacket.

COWLEY, Malcolm. Exile’s Return: A Literary Odyssey of the Nineteen-Twenties. New York: The Viking Press, 1951. Blue cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket. Cf. Johnson G107.

JONES, Howard Mumford (ed.). Letters of Sherwood Anderson. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1953. Verso of titlepage ‘First edition’. Black cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket. Johnson G14.

BLUM, Daniel. Daniel Blum’s Theatre World: Season 1957-1958. Philadelphia, New York: Chilton Company, 1958. Gray cloth, stamped in black. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

CHAPMAN, John. Broadway’s Best 1958: The Complete Record of the Theatrical Year. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1958. Verso of titlepage ‘First Edition’. Black cloth, stamped in yellow. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

KRONENBERGER, Louis (ed.). The Best Plays: 1957-1958. New York, Toronto: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1958. Black cloth with white and black labels affixed to front cover and spine. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

AMORY, Cleveland and Frederic Bradlee. Vanity Fair: A Cavalcade of the 1920s and 1930s. New York: The Viking Press, 1960. Red half cloth, goldstamped spine, with white and gray paper boards, goldstamped. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

CRICHTON, Kyle. Total Recoil. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1960. Verso of titlepage ‘First Edition’. Yellow cloth with spine stamped in red. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

PATMORE, Derek. Private History. London: Jonathan Cape, 1960. Red marbled paper on spine, goldstamped, with light brown cloth. Dustjacket. Not in Johnson.

QUIGLY, Isabel. Pamela Hansford Johnson. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1968. Verso of titlepage ‘First published 1968’. Series: Writers and Their Work, number 203. Wrappers, bound with staples. Not in Johnson.

BERG, A. Scott. Max Perkins: Editor of Genius. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1978. Verso of titlepage ’10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’ and ‘First Edition’. Thomas Congdon Books. Proof copy. Plain gray wrappers. First leaf ‘Brief Description’, ‘Pub. Date: July 21, 1978’ and inscribed ‘A. Scott Berg’.

New York: E.P. Dutton, 1978. Verso of titlepage ’10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’ and ‘First Edition’. Thomas Congdon Books. Dark blue cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket. Inscribed on front free endpaper ‘This book is inscribed for my Princeton friend Alexander D. Wainwright – fellow Wolfe devoté – who thought this author could only jump out of cardboard boxes. A. Scott Berg. July 31, 1978. NYC’ and on dedication ‘Carlos Baker’.

New York: Pocket Books, [1979]. Verso of titlepage ‘First Pocket Books printing October, 1979’ and ‘10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’. Series: Pocket Books, number 82719-7. Wrappers.

KLEIN, Carole. Aline: The First Biography of Aline Bernstein, Famed Stage Designer and Mistress of Thomas Wolfe. New York: Harper & Row, 1979. Verso of titlepage ‘First edition’. Proof copy. Front cover ‘Uncorrected proof’ and ‘Probable publication date: [MARCH, crossed out in ink and replaced with] APRIL 18, 1979’. Wrappers.

New York: Harper & Row, 1979. Verso of titlepage ‘First edition’ and ‘79 80 81 82 83 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’. Cream cloth with spine stamped in bronze. Dustjacket.

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1980. Verso of titlepage ‘First published in Great Britain in 1980’. Cream cloth with spine stamped in bronze. Dustjacket.

New York: Warner Books, 1980. Verso of titlepage ‘First Printing: July, 1980’ and ‘10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’. Wrappers.

PROKOSCH, Frederic. Voices: A Memoir. London, Boston: Faber and Faber, 1983. Verso of titlepage ‘First published in the USA in 1983. First published in Great Britain in 1983’. Dark green cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket.

New York: Ferrar, Straus, Giroux, [1984]. Verso of titlepage ‘First paperback edition, 1984’. Wrappers.

COWLEY, Malcolm. Unshaken Friend: A Profile of Maxwell Perkins. Boulder, Colorado: Roberts Rinehart, Inc., [1985]. Brown half cloth, goldstamped spine, with red cloth. Dustjacket. Inscribed on half title ‘Malcolm Cowley’. Limited edition of 250 copies, number 211. Card ‘A Note from the Publisher’ laid in.

Boulder, Colorado: Roberts Rinehart, Inc., [1985]. Brown cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket.

HANSEN, Arlen J. Expatriate Paris: A Cultural and Literary Guide to Paris of the 1920s. New York: Arcade, 1990. Verso of titlepage ‘First Edition’ and ‘PB: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’. Wrappers.

SCRIBNER, Charles, Jr. In the Company of Writers: A Life in Publishing. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1990. Verso of titlepage ‘10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1’. Front cover ‘Based on the Oral History by Joel R. Gardner’. Black half cloth, goldstamped spine, with cream paper boards. Dustjacket.

The Heritage of the Toe River Valley, Vol. 1. Marceline, Missouri: Walsworth Publishing Co., Inc., 1994. Dark red cloth with goldstamped spine and gold emblem. Contains information on Thomas Wolfe and family in their region of North Carolina.

FROTHINGHAM, Bertha Perkins, Louise Perkins King and Ruth King Porter (eds.). Father to Daughter: The Family Letters of Maxwell Perkins. Port Townsend, Washington: Empty Bowl, [1995]. Wrappers. Card from Thomas Wolfe Society laid in.