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Category: All Categories: Writing: Newspaper History
55 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Cohen, Herbert J., ed. w/foreword by James Reston  
125 Years of Famous Pages From The New York Times 1851-1976

Publisher: New York: Arno Press, 1976..
124pp. illus. paperback 4to: Good [cover wear; text is age browned; else a clean, complete & tight copy] Actual front pages of the Times covering major events in history.

Appr.: | AUD 9.67 CAD 9.77 EUR 6.71 GBP 5.37 JPY 899.00 MXN 112.38 ZAR 96.67 

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2.
DREYER, Nadine (Edited by)  
A Century of Sundays. 100 Years of Breaking News in the Sunday Times 1906- 2006.

Publisher: Zebra, 2006.
F First Edition A near fine copy (ink inscription ferp) in a fine d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

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3.
Bradlee, Ben  
A Good Life: Newspapering and Other Adventures

Publisher: New York et al.: Simon & Schuster, 1995..
First Edition. Inscribed by author on title page. 24 X 16 cm. Near Fine/Fine. Quarter black cloth, cream-colored paper-covered boards, gilt titles on spine, 514 pp, 16 ff b & w photo plates, index. First few leaves have a thumb-sized cockled area on fore-edge, else fine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. This is the autobiography of Benjamin Bradlee, best known as managing editor of the Washington Post during the Watergate scandal. Shipping weight 3 lbs.

Appr.: | AUD 48.39 CAD 48.91 EUR 33.58 GBP 26.87 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 562.50 ZAR 483.87 

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4.
HANDOVER, P.M.  
A History of the London Gazette 1665 - 1965

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1965.
First Edition. A fine copy in a near fine v. sl. edgeworn d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 26.88 CAD 27.17 EUR 18.66 GBP 14.93 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 268.82 

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5.
DE KOCK, Wessel  
A Manner of Speaking. The Origins of the Press in South Africa

Publisher: Saayman & Weber, 1982.
F First Edition A fine copy in a fine d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

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6.
Pearl, Daniel  
At Home in the World: Collected Writings from The Wall Street Journal

Publisher: New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, & Singapore: Simon & Schuster, 2002..
2nd ptg. 22 X 14½ cm. Fine/Fine. White boards, foil titles on blue spine, xix, 278, [1] pp. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Posthumous collection of Pearl's articles edited by Helene Cooper and foreword by Pearl's widow Mariane. Pearl was murdered by terrorists in Pakistan early in 2002. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 14.52 CAD 14.67 EUR 10.07 GBP 8.06 JPY 1,350.00 MXN 168.75 ZAR 145.16 

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7.
De Jongh, Nicholas editor  
BEDSIDE GUARDIAN 39 A Selection from the Guardian 1989-1990
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Publisher: Fourth Estate London 1990.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Introduction by Jeremy Isaacs; B&W Illustrations; 328 pages

Appr.: | AUD 10.75 CAD 10.87 EUR 7.46 GBP 5.97 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.53 

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8.
ASHTON, Wendell J.  
Biography of a Pioneer Newspaper

Publisher: Duell Sloan and Pearce, 1950.
1st Edition. A fine copy in a vg+ edgeworn sl. chipped d.w. Presentation slip from the Deseret News laid in on 1/2 title.

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

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9.
HAMMOND, J.L.  
C.P. Scott Of The Manchester Guardian

Publisher: Bell 1934.
1st ed. a very good copy in original cloth, bubbled on back board, in a near fine d/w, stained on spine and rear panel.

Appr.: | AUD 51.61 CAD 52.17 EUR 35.82 GBP 28.66 JPY 4,800.00 MXN 600.00 ZAR 516.13 

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10.
Gelb, Arthur  
City Room

Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2003..
First Edition. 23½ X 16 cm. Fine/Fine. Grey boards, brown spine with gilt titles, endpapers decorated with a Hirschfeld cartoon, [v], 664, [1] pp, index. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Memoirs of the forty-five year career of the former New York Times managing editor, who started as a copy boy in 1944. Shipping weight 3 lbs.

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11.
Williams, Francis, 1903-1970  
Dangerous Estate The Anatomy of Newspapers

Publisher: [London], Arrow Books, [1959].
256 p. 18.5 cm. A lively history of a lively subject: English newspapers. First pub. 1957 and recognized as a classic in its field. Stock# 30,952. Good+.stain on upper fore edge/ wrappers.

Appr.: | AUD 5.38 CAD 5.43 EUR 3.73 GBP 2.99 JPY 500.00 MXN 62.50 ZAR 53.76 

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12.
COOK, E.T.  
Edmund Garrett. A Memoir.

Publisher: Edward Arnold, 1909.
F First Edition A very good copy in the original dark green cloth gilt, some scattered light foxing.

Appr.: | AUD 64.52 CAD 65.22 EUR 44.78 GBP 35.82 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 645.16 

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13.
Weill, Georges, 1865-1944. Fernández de Castro, José Antonio & Andrés Henestrosa. Masip, Paulino, translator.  
El Diario. Historia y función (funcion) de la prensa periódica (periodica).

Publisher: México, Fondo de Cultura Económica [1941]. First edition in Spanish.
Versión española de Paulino Masip. Con un Apéndice sobre Periodismo y Periodistas de Hispanoamérica, por J. A. Fernández de Castro y Andrés Henestrosa. 441 p., indexes; 23 cm. "Primera edición francesa, 1934; Primera edición española, 1941." Contents include El Periódico en el antiguo régimen; El periodismo desde 1789 a 1848; El periodismo en la segunda mitad del siglo XIX; El periódico en el siglo XX; Índice de periódicos; Índice de nombres; Bibliografía, p. [397]-408; Bibliografía del apéndice sobre 'Periodismo y periodistas en Hispanoamérica', p. [409]-412. Pictorial wraps; edges rubbed, slight soiling; unopened; VG+. 38621. Fernández de Castro, José Antonio, 1897-1951. Henestrosa, Andrés, 1906- . Masip, Paulino, 1899-1963.

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14.
Cullimore, Don [Editor], Illustrated by: B&W Photo Illustrations  
Fifty Years of O.W.A.A.: a Historical Summary of the Outdoor Writer's Association of America
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Publisher: Outdoor Writer's associantion of America No Place 1977.
Stiff mustard-yellow card wraps with brown cloth spine strip. 96 pages with B&W photo illustrations. a lively history of the first fifty years of the Outdoor Writers of America. Very crisp and tight (unread, unopened) with tiny amount of rubbing to spine ends, faint crease in upper cover corner. REFERENCE 5016 First Edition Paperbound Very Good Plus Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Reference

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15.
GIBSON, Rex  
Final Deadline: The Last Days of the Rand Daily Mail

Publisher: David Philip, 2007.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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16.
WILKS, Terry  
For the Love of Natal, the Life and Times of the Natal Mercury 1852-1977

Publisher: Robinson & Co., 1977.
F First Edition Near fine in the original dull blue cloth, ink name fep.

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17.

FRONT PAGE Major Events of the 20th Century
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Publisher: Gallery Books New York NY 1985.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; The front pages of American newspapers describe some of the most important happenings around the world. ; B&W Illustrations

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18.
DAVIS, Elmer  
History of the New-York Times 1951-1921.

Publisher: New York Times, 1921.
F First Edition Very good indeed, neatly and professionally recased in the original green cloth, new endpapers.

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

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19.
SCHOEMAN, Johanna Maria  
Koerantberiggewing Oor Die Krisisdae 25 September Tot 20 Oktober 1899 - 'n Kritiese Metodologiese Analiese.

Publisher: University of Pretoria Pretoria, 1972.
F First Edition A fine copy in red vynide gilt. A comprehensive thesis of over 360pp, devoted to an analysis of newspaper reportage and coverage of the outbreak of the Boer War from 25th Sept to 12th October 1899.

Appr.: | AUD 107.53 CAD 108.70 EUR 74.63 GBP 59.70 JPY 10,000.00 MXN 1,250.00 ZAR 1,075.27 

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20.
Wilson, Gil & William Allen White  
Letters of William Allen White and a Young Man

Publisher: New York: The John Day Company, 1948..
19½ X 13½ cm. Fine/Fine. Maroon cloth, grey titles on spine & dec. on front board, [vii], 116 pp, 2 ff b & w plates with photos of Wilson's murals. DJ in Brodart archival cover. You would be hard pressed to find a nicer copy of this book without using a time machine. In 1936, Wilson, a muralist and aspiring writer, initiated correspondence with White that continued until White's death in 1943. From the DJ: "It has been said that White's best writing went into his letters, and certainly, these letters to Gil Wilson show his thoughtful handling of a sensitive nature, his understanding and patience." Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 4 oz.)

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21.
Baker, Thomas H.  
Memphis Commercial Appeal: The History of a Southern Newspaper.

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State Univ Press, [1971].
First edition. ISBN: 0807109444 Hardcover Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy.

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22.
Bent, Silas.  
Newspaper Crusaders: A Neglected Story.

Publisher: Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1970..
ISBN: 0837129516 1st Greenwood printing. Originally published in 1939 by McGraw-Hill. 313 pp. Fine book (no markings) / No dust jacket as issued. A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

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23.
Bent, Silas.  
Newspaper Crusaders: A Neglected Story.

Publisher: Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1970..
ISBN: 0837129516 1st Greenwood printing. Originally published in 1939 by McGraw-Hill. 313 pp. Fine book (no markings) / No dust jacket as issued. A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

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24.
Bush, Chilton  
Newspaper Reporting of Public Affairs: An Advanced Course in Newspaper Reporting and a Manual for Professional Newspaper Men

Publisher: New York & London: D. Appleton-Century Company, Inc., 1940..
2nd ed, 8th ptg. 21 X 14 cm. VG+/G. Sage green cloth, gilt titles on spine, xxiii, 455 pp, glossary, bibliography, index. Few small spots on front board & in joints, else fine. Plain orange DJ may not be original, has tears of 1 & 8 cm at edges of cut-out placed to show title on spine of book. Contents: the reporter at work; the courts; preliminaries to criminal trials; criminal trials; civil trials; appellate procedure & extraordinary remedies; bankruptcy proceedings; the federal building; city hall; the police station; the county building; politics; business news; corporate finance; local bank statements; labor news; news sources at the state capital. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

Appr.: | AUD 19.35 CAD 19.57 EUR 13.43 GBP 10.75 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 193.55 

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25.
Karolevitz, Robert F.  
Newspapering in the Old West. A Pictorial History of Journalism and Printing on the Frontier.

Publisher: As Presented By Superior Publishing Company Of Seattle, Washington. [1965] 'First Edition.'.
191 p., index, photographs & facsimiles throughout, endpaper maps; green cloth covers stamped in black; corners & spine ends worn, else VG+ with the author's 3-line ink presentation inscription to Rosemary Oien. 'While great pains have been taken to establish historical authenticity, the author's chief goal has been to recreate the flavor and the atmosphere of newspapering on the frontier. …This story covers not only the first bold plunges into 'Indian country' and the vast unsettled expanse west of the Mississippi, but it includes, too, the development which occurred once the wilderness had been conquered. That way this report is able to cover the growth of newspapers from the hand-set, hand-fed chronicles of a romantic era to still a new frontier: the age of mechanization.' stock#26933. American history.

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26.
Hage, George S.  
Newspapers on the Minnesota Frontier, 1849-1860

Publisher: St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, 1967..
First Edition. 23½ X 16 cm. Near Fine/VG. Full blue cloth, foil titles on spine, xiii, 176, [1] pp, 12 ff b & w plates, notes, index. Previous owner's book plate on verso of fpd. Price-clipped DJ has a small chip at foot of front joint and a 1-cm tear to bottom of front panel; in Brodart archival cover. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 12 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 14.52 CAD 14.67 EUR 10.07 GBP 8.06 JPY 1,350.00 MXN 168.75 ZAR 145.16 

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27.
PICTON, L.J.  
NICPRINT 50. Being Some Account of the Printing Packaging and Newspaper Industry of South Africa and of the National Industrial Council for Printing, Prepared to Mark the Jubilee of the Council 1919 - 1969

Publisher: Printed By E S & A Robinson, 1969.
F First Edition One of only 150 copies produced of this monumental work, extending over 330 pages of reproduced typescript (foolscap thesis style), in fine state in the original cloth backed boards as issued. INSCRIBED presentation to noted librarian and scholar Anna Smith, signed and dated Jan 1970

Appr.: | AUD 161.29 CAD 163.04 EUR 111.94 GBP 89.55 JPY 15,000.00 MXN 1,875.00 ZAR 1,612.90 

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28.
DESMOND, G.C.  
Our Local Press. A Short Historical Account of the Newspapers of Walthamstow

Publisher: Walthamstow Antiquarian Society, 1955.
First Edition. A very good copy indeed in the original pale blue printed thin card wrappers, head spine sl. worn.

Appr.: | AUD 26.88 CAD 27.17 EUR 18.66 GBP 14.93 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 268.82 

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29.
STEYN, J.C.  
Penvegter: Piet Cillie Van Die Burger

Publisher: Tafelberg, 2002.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original glazed black boards (no d.w.)

Appr.: | AUD 32.26 CAD 32.61 EUR 22.39 GBP 17.91 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 375.00 ZAR 322.58 

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30.
HERD, Harold  
Press Days and Other Days. Recollections and Impressions

Publisher: Fleet Publications, 1936.
First Edition. A fine unread copy in a near fine bright slightly dustsoiled d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 43.01 CAD 43.48 EUR 29.85 GBP 23.88 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 430.11 

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31.
LE CORDEUR, B.A.  
Robert Godlonton and the Newspaper Press of South Africa

Publisher: 1820 Foundation, 1982.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card printed wrappers as issued.

Appr.: | AUD 10.75 CAD 10.87 EUR 7.46 GBP 5.97 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.53 

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32.
Mallen, Frank  
Sauce or the Gander, The Amazing Story of a Fabulous Newspapers
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Publisher: Baldwin Books, Whiteplains, NY.
Near fine cloth hardbak, G- DJ. Cover with minimal shelf ear. DJ has a little edge wear, price sticker in back, chip in front, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused. Sml 8vo, 243 pp.

Appr.: | AUD 17.90 CAD 18.10 EUR 12.43 GBP 9.94 JPY 1,665.00 MXN 208.13 ZAR 179.03 

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33.
MEURANT, L.H.  
Sixty Years Ago; or, Reminiscences of the Struggle for the Freedom of the Press in South Africa, and the Establishment of the First Newspaper in the Eastern Province

Publisher: Saul Solomon Cape Town, 1885.
F First Edition Very good indeed in the original red cloth, spine sl. faded, some minor splash marks front board, contents clean and tight, . The rare original issue of this classic account of Press origins in South Africa.

Appr.: | AUD 322.58 CAD 326.09 EUR 223.88 GBP 179.10 JPY 30,000.00 MXN 3,750.00 ZAR 3,225.81 

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34.
MEURANT, L.H.  
Sixty Years Ago; or, Reminiscences of the Struggle for the Freedom of the Press in South Africa, and the Establishment of the First Newspaper in the Eastern Province

Publisher: Africana Connoisseurs Press Cape Town, 1963.
First Thus one of 510 numbered copies. A facsimile reprint of the rare 1885 original edition. A fine copy in the original maroon vynide as issued.

Appr.: | AUD 64.52 CAD 65.22 EUR 44.78 GBP 35.82 JPY 6,000.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 645.16 

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35.
MASEKO, Len  
Sowetan Celebrating 25 Years of the Soul Truth

Publisher: ABSA Group, 2006.
F First Edition A fine copy in a fine d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 43.01 CAD 43.48 EUR 29.85 GBP 23.88 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 430.11 

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36.
Ockham, David.  
Stentor Or The Press Of To-Day And To-Morrow.

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton, 1928. .
68 p. Deals with the growth, the present state, and the future of newspapers. Stock #26566. Vg/no dj.

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37.
Wechsler, James A.  
The Age of Suspicion

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1953..
First Edition. 21 X 14½ cm. VG+/VG. Full dark blue (nearly black) cloth, blue, white & teal titles on spine, [ix], 333 pp, index. DJ slightly rubbed, slightly chipped at head of spine; in Brodart archival cover. Political autobiography of New York Post editor James Wechsler, who had just been grilled by Senator Joe McCarthy about his past association (1934-37) with the Communist Party. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

Appr.: | AUD 14.52 CAD 14.67 EUR 10.07 GBP 8.06 JPY 1,350.00 MXN 168.75 ZAR 145.16 

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38.
Williams, Harold A.  
The Baltimore Sun 1837-1987
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Publisher: John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 1987.
VG+ cloth hardback, VG DJ. Cover with a little spine edge and corner wear. DJ has a little edge wear, some scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp are Fine, look unused. 8vo, 418 pp with illustrations, surces and index. ISBN# 0 8018 3516 X.

Appr.: | AUD 15.97 CAD 16.14 EUR 11.08 GBP 8.87 JPY 1,485.00 MXN 185.63 ZAR 159.68 

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39.
Smith, Anthony, ed.  
The British Press Since The War

Publisher: London, David & Charles, 1974..
320 p. 82 essays and documents on the British press in the third quarter of the twentieth century (1945-1974) and its various crises. Stock #27387. Vg/vg. English history Journalism Newspapers

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40.
Villard, Oswald Garrison  
The Disappearing Daily: Chapters in American Newspaper Evolution

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1944..
First Edition. 22 X 15 cm. VG/Poor. Natural linen, titles in black & red on front board & spine, vii, 285, x, [1] pp, index. Light soil to cloth, owner's name on fpd. Blurb & author bio clipped from DJ are laid in. Despite the title, which is taken from the first essay in the book, Villard writes about a wide range of topics related to newspapers--both general articles on the big issues facing the industry, and essays focused on individual newspapermen and newspapers. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

Appr.: | AUD 19.35 CAD 19.57 EUR 13.43 GBP 10.75 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 225.00 ZAR 193.55 

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41.
Patten, David.  
The Evening Bulletin; A Special Bulletin Centennial Issue of The Rhode Islander.

Publisher: Providence Sunday Journal, 1963.
112 p., illus.; 33 cm. Cover title: The Bulletin Century. Recalls a century when Providence, Rhode Island, was served by two newspapers with local ownership. The many advertisements define what the state then was. Stock#36731. Vg/ hardcover as issued.

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42.
Cook, Philip S., Douglas Gomery, Lawrence W. Lichty, editors.  
The Future of News: Television, Newspapers, Wire Services, Newsmagazines.

Publisher: Woodrow Wilson Center, Johns Hopkins UP, 1992.
270 p. "Top experts offer a probing analysis of the news business today and its place in American culture tomorrow." "Charting the past decade's media trends, the authors show how an increasing segment of the population is rejecting broadly targeted media 'Packages' in favor of more focused, specialized information." Paperback, new in publisher's shrinkwrap. Stock#22397.

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43.
(THE TIMES)  
The History of the Times. The Twentieth Century Test 1884 - 1912 (Volume III of the Complete work)

Publisher: Printing House Square: The Office of the Times, 1947.
First Edition. A fine copy in a vg+ edgeworn chipped and torn d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 53.76 CAD 54.35 EUR 37.31 GBP 29.85 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 537.63 

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44.
Kelly, Tom  
The Imperial Post: The Meyers, the Grahams, and the Paper That Rules Washington

Publisher: New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1983..
First Edition. 24½ X 16½ cm. Near Fine/Near Fine. Quarter blue cloth, white paper-covered boards, foil titles on spine, 320 pp including 24 pp of b & w photos, bibliography, index. Spine & top edge sunned, else fine. DJ has some creasing; in Brodart archival cover. From the DJ: "Never before has a book so clearly demonstrated that the flaws and triumphs of an institution are the flaws and triumphs of the people who make it run." Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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45.
Talese, Gay.  
THE KINGDOM & THE POWER: The Story of the Men Who Influence the Institution That Influences the World.

Publisher: The World Publishing Co. [New York]. 1969 {May}. (1969)..
1st edition. 555pp. Tall 8vo. Black cloth with the spine bearing the title in gilt & the author's name in red. Uncut foredge. Ocherous endpapers. 16 b/w plates on coated paper with 34 photo illustrations. Index. A history of the New York Times & the Ochs & Sulberger families. Fine (No defects)/ DJ (top of spine worn with edge crease, right edge of the back & spine have some scattered small scrapes o/w Very Good, i.e. some signs of careful use with no significant defects & unclipped price).

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46.
DARK, Sidney  
The Life of Sir Arthur Pearson

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, 1922.
First Edition. A fine copy in a near fine d.w., sl. wear head spine. Scarce in such an attractive d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 53.76 CAD 54.35 EUR 37.31 GBP 29.85 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 537.63 

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47.
MASS OBSERVATION  
The Press & Its Readers. a Reort ....for the Advertising Service Guild.

Publisher: Art and Technics Limited, 1949.
F First Edition A fine copy in a vg++ edgeworn dustsoiled d.w.

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48.
Emery, Edwin  
The Press and America: An Interpretative History of Journalism

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1964..
2nd ed, 3rd ptg. 22 X 15 cm. VG-/VG. Full grey cloth, white & copper titles on front board & spine, x, 801 pp, 10 ff b & w plates, many other illustrations in text, footnotes, bibliography, index. Extensive light pencil underlining & notes, copper titles tarnished & faded. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Comprehensive history of newspapers in the United States. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

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49.
SUTHERLAND, James  
The Restoration Newspaper and Its Development

Publisher: Cambridge at the University Press, 1986.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original dark red boards.

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50.
MASSART, Jean  
The Secret Press in Belgium

Publisher: T.Fisher Unwin, 1918.
First English Edition. A very good copy (name obliterated with ballpoint fep) in the original red cloth, spine sl. faded

Appr.: | AUD 21.51 CAD 21.74 EUR 14.93 GBP 11.94 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 215.05 

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51.
MURPHY, David  
The Silent Watchdog ; The Press in Local Politics

Publisher: Constable, 1976.
First Edition.

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52.
GREIG, George and Others  
The South African Commercial Advertiser No.1 January 7 1824 to No 18 May 5 1824, Together with Facts Connected with the Stopping of the South African Commercial Advertiser.

Publisher: The South African Library Cape Town, 1978.
First Thus Reprint of the rare original edition of 1824. A near fine copy in the original blue printed boards as issued, large portion front board faded. Reprint Series #6

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53.
(THE FRIEND NEWSPAPER)  
To Mark the Occasion of the Retirement of Major A Buchan Fyffe, M.C., After 30 Years Service on the Editorial Staffs of the Friend Newspapers Ltd Bloemfontein. Menu / Toast List Polley's Hotel Saturday 30th 1933

Publisher: No Publisher, 1933.
F First Edition 4pp. on thin card, the front panel with portraits of Fyffe and some of the guests, the interior carrying the toast list and menu, and 16 portraits of newspaper staff, each signed in ink by the subject, the names as follows: Irene Midgley; C E M Casalis; F P Schuur; Barbara Sheppard, W M Forrest; I Barr; D Brechin; Alberta Benton; D H Ollemans; E G Ridley; Phyllis Duthie; L H Welch; R A Andrew; R M De Villiers; Beatrice Bryan; R A Gill; P H Ollemans; Edith Davey.

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54.
MEIRING, Piet  
Vyftig Jaar Op Die Voorblad

Publisher: Perskor, 1979.
F First Edition A fine copy in a near fine/vg++ spinefaded l;ightly edgeworn d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 26.88 CAD 27.17 EUR 18.66 GBP 14.93 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 268.82 

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55.
Svirsky, Leon (Ed.)  
Your Newspaper: Blueprint for a Better Press

Publisher: New York: The Macmillan Company, 1947..
First Edition. 22 X 14½ cm. VG/No dj. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles on spine, xiii, 202 pp. Extremities lightly bumped & rubbed, note on rear paste-down. Nine Nieman Fellows for 1945-6, all experienced journalists, looked at what was needed to make better newspapers. In addition to the editor, they were James Batal, Charlotte FitzHenry, Arthur W. Hepner, Frank Hewlett, Frank K. Kelly, Mary Ellen Leary, Cary Robertson, and Ben Yablonsky. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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