(BANKHEAD, TALLULAH) (1902-68)
American star of stage and screen; daughter of a US Congressman; her uncle and grandfather were US Senators. Fascinating behind-the-scenes road gossip from one of Bankhead’s entourage. Tallulah, well into her cups, adds a handwritten postscript on one page. ALS – Autograph Letter(s) Signed, on stationery of Pittsburghs Hotel Roosevelt and William Penn. Letters are […]
(DIDION, Joan) (1934- )
A Book of Common Prayer: A Novel. Simon & Schuster, 1977. Signed First Edition; hardbound. Very good to fine.
(FERLINGHETTI, Lawrence) (1919- )
American poet, painter, social activist, and the co-founder of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers. BOOK: Stated Signed First Edition; Ferlinghetti: Portrait. Author: Christopher Felver. hardbound, original dustjacket. Signed on the title page. Gibbs-Smith Publishers, Salt Lake City, 1988., Numerous black/white photographs. Near fine. Mr. Ferlinghetti is the author of poetry, translations, fiction, theatre, art criticism, […]
(FRANCIS I, Pope) (1936- )
This item SOLD. Please see spiritusrarities.com for similar inventory. Born Jore Mario Bergolio. Former cardinal-archbishop of Buenos Aires; former Superior General of the Argentine Society of Jesus. Elected supreme pontiff in 2013 at the age of 76. EPH: Ephemera Rare personally-worn zucchetto (skullcap) of Pope Francis I. Acquired from the grandson of a man who knew […]