Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Journalism/Writing

 - 29 items found in your search
Journalism/Writing

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 FIRST PAN AMERICAN CONGRESS OF JOURNALISTS
Washington D.C. Pan American Union 1926 Paper Cover Good Journalism Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Photographs 
Foreword by Dr. L.S. Rowe, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the First Pan American Congress of Journalists: "The First Pan American Congress of Journalists held pursuant to a resolution adopted by the Fifth International Conference of American States, was successful even beyond the expectations of those entrusted with the preparatory arrangements. Not only was much light thrown on the problems confronting the journalists of the American Continent, but the coming together of leading newspaper men from every section of the Western Hemisphere resulted in a closer acquaintance and in a better appreciation of the points of view of leaders of opinion from the northern, central and southern sections of the Continent that cannot help but have a far-reaching influence on the relations between the Republics of America..." 229 pp. including Index. Soiling to covers and spine. Overall Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Photographs. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Angoff, Charles THE BOOK OF LIBEL: A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR EDITORS AND AUTHORS
New York A. S. Barnes & Company 1966 Revised Edition Cloth Very Good + to Near Fine Very Good- Reference Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2" 
With an introduction by Martin Gansberg. "...not only a sound reference book (it has been thoroughly checked by legal experts in libel), but also the most extensive one-volume discussion of libel in English." 454 pages with index. DJ in VG- condition with bending to edges, especially on spine and small tear on lower front cover. Turpuoise cloth cover has some bending to spine edges. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG+ to NF condition. 
Price: 5.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Arthur, William R. and Ralph L. Crosman THE LAW OF NEWSPAPERS: A TEXT AND CASE BOOK FOR USE IN SCHOOLS OF JOURNALISM AND A DESKBOOK FOR NEWSPAPER WORKERS
New York McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 1940 Second Edition Cloth Very Good Journalism Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Figures 
615 pp. with index and list of case studies. Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners bumped, scuffing to edges and small tear to cloth on top of spine. Previous owner's name inscribed on top of inside cover. Interior is tight and clean. Book in Very Good condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Boggess, Louise Article Techniques That Sell
San Mateo, California B & B Press 1978 Trade Paper Very Good- Writing Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8 1/2" Signed by Author
Gift inscription on title half page SIGNED by author. This easy-to follow method shows you the essential techniques you need to develop an idea into the nine basic articles that all magazines buy. 272 pp. Front covers edges possibly damp residue?(as if lightly foxed) doesn't go through. Otherwise book is Very Good+. Interior is clean, tight, and VG+. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Bourquin, Jacques LA LIBERTAD DE PRENSA
Buenos Aires, Argentina Editorial Claridad 1952 Cloth Good Good Spanish Text Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" 
Spanish text. 319 pp. Spine faded. Mildly soiled covers. Back hinge breaking. Overall Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. On title half page, written in ink "Purchased in Buenos Aires, September 15, 1952." Illustrated Dust Jacket. Mildly rubbed and small tears along top edge. Some rubbing/discoloration to spine. Dust Jacket is Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Columbia University Columbia University School of Journalism, Alumni Directory 1987
White Plains, New York Bernard C. Harris Publishing Company 1987 Hard Cover Very Good+ to Near Fine Journalism Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4" 
136 pp. Book in VG+ to NF condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Curtis, John Hamilton PLOTKEY MAGNIFIED: A SUPPLEMENTARY EXPANSION OF CURTIS MAGIC PLOTKEY COMBINED WITH SLANTING AND SELLING
Eagle Rock, California By Author 1937 Hard Cover Very Good+ Writing Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4" 
Interesting method to assigning character traits for writers. 68 pages. Blue pebbled covers with gilt title on front. Light rubbing to corners, particularly on spine. Interior is clean. Book in VG+ condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 Fawcett, L'estrange WRITING FOR THE FILMS
London Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, Ltd 1937 Second Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good Writing Size: Approx. 5 " x 7" Foldout 
Contents: The Present Studio Policy; Choosing the Public's Pictures; Adaptation; Authors and Studios; and Is a Revolution in Method coming? 108 pp. including Index and Appendices. Plus 29 pp. of other publications of the publisher. Maroon covers with black lettering on front cover and spine. Some fading to front/spine. Slightly bumped spine ends. Front cover's bottom tip corner bumped. Overall covers are Good+ or better. Front endpaper's bottom edge stamped with bookstore name: Barker's Book Stores, Brisbane Q. Foldout: Chart showing the Distribution of Work and Duties in a Typical Production Unit. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. Dust Jacket with small tears/nicks around edges. Bookstore sticker on spine. DJ is Good. Scarce with Dust Jacket. Born in England in 1894, LEstrange Fawcett was a writer, producer and production manager. 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 Foster, David W. FORMS OF THE NOVEL IN THE WORK OF CAMILO JOSE CELA
Columbia MO University of Missouri Press 1967 Cloth Near Fine to Fine Spain Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 3/4" 
"Cela's novels are a critic's delight in that the author has followed so many different procedures that have resulted...in so many different forms. Cela has become Spain's most restless and versatile novelistic techniciam. The multiplicity of facets represented in Cela's nine novels has given rise to this study..." 185 pp. including Index and Bibliography. Many quotes from his works in Spanish. Chapters include: La familia de Pascula Duarte, The Novel in a Traditional Form: Pabellon de reposo, An Experiment in the Novel of Psychological Introspection; Nuevas andanzas y desventuras de Lazarillo de Tornes, The Revitalization of a Prototype; La Colmena, The Readaptation of the Novel as a Vision of Society; Mrs. Caldwell habla con su hijo, An Experiment in the New Novel; La Catira, An Experiment with the Ethic Archetype; and Cela's Recent Fiction, A commitment to the New Novel. Book is Near Fine to Fine. Lime green cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine to Fine. 
Price: 80.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 Golden, Harry ONLY IN AMERICA
Cleveland and New York The World Publishing Company 1958 Fifth Printing Cloth Very Good- Fair to Good- Judaism Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Signed by Author
Foreword by Carl Sandburg. "Readers of Harry Golden have a tendency to become fanatical about him, to press him writings upon unwary friends with little compulsion to share his particular brand of whimsy and erudition. The only way to understand this phenomenon is to read Harry Golden." 317 pp. Green cloth covers with blue cityscape image on front cover and spine. DJ in Fair to Good- condition with large tears all over but especially to front, tears and chipping to edges and corners, browning throghout, jacket quite dirty. Cover corners and edges are rubbed and faded, some soiling to cover faces, spine loose, spine ends are bent and starting to fray. Green top page edge. Signed by author on front free endpaper. Front pages creased. Interior tight, clean. Book in VG- condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 Hosokawa, Bill THUNDER IN THE ROCKIES: THE INCREDIBLE DENVER POST
New York William Morrow & Co. 1976 0688029736 / 9780688029739 Cloth Very Good ++ Very Good Newspaper Size: Approx. 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" Photographs 
447 pp. with index. "This is the no-holds-barred story of a controversial newspaper that has had enormous impact on a vast section of the Rocky Mountain West." Minor edging to DJ, but otherwise in Very Good condition. Dirt smudges to bottom of back cover. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good ++. 
Price: 6.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 Jacobs, Hayes B A COMPLETE GUIDE to WRITING and SELLING NON-FICTION
Cincinnati Writer's Digest 1968 Second Printing Cloth Very Good Good Writing Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 3/4" Signed by Author
Gift inscription SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. Book is VG+ to Near Fine. Slight rubbing to spine ends. DJ rubbed in areas. Inside along spine strip foxing? doesn't show through. (occasional white dots on book's spine-can't tell if from DJ residue or part of the book's cloth pattern.) DJ is Good317 pp. including Index. 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 Johnson, Alfred S. (ed.) THE QUARTERLY REGISTER OF CURRENT HISTORY, NOVEMBER 1891 (Vol. I, No. 4)
Detroit The Evening News Association 1891 Paperbound Good Single Issue Magazine Size: Approx. 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" Line Drawings 
Articles include details about International Affairs, Affairs in Europe, Asia, Africa, and America. Special illustration and biography about Thomas Edison, with b/w photograph as frontispiece. pp. 345-472. Tan paper covers with advertisement on back. Many pages of advertisements at both beginning and conclusion of magazine. Front cover has been separated from rest of magazine and has chipping, tears, creased corners and dirt smudges. Back cover is nearly separated and has many similar defects as front. Spine is creased and spine ends are worn. Light browning to interior pages, some minor chipping to edges, otherwise clean. Magazine in Good condition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 Kanigher, Robert Where and How to Sell Your Manuscripts
New York Cambridge House 1943 Cloth Good Writers Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 7 3/4" 
"Thousands of scripts are being rejected every day. Thousands of men and women wonder why they fail to make a career of writing. They look with bewildered eyes at successful writers who are reaping fame and fortune on every side, and ask questions that never answer themselves. Why not I? Why? Why?. This book has been specifically written to answer those questions one by one. 126 pp. with helpful advice on writing formats. Blue cloth covers. Rubbed with some discoloration scuffed? areas. Dampstain on upper area of covers-doesn't go through. Overall covers are Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 22.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Knightley, Phillip THE FIRST CASUALTY -- FROM THE CRIMEA TO VIETNAM: THE WAR CORRESPONDENT AS HERO, PROPAGANDIST, AND MYTH MAKER
New York Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1975 0-15-131264-8 / 9780151312641 First Edition Cloth Good+ Good+ Journalism Size: Approx. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" Illustrations 
"...looks critically at the major wars of the past 120 years, tries to distinguish fact from myth, and examines to what extent the war correspondent has been responsible for myths." 465 pp. with index. DJ is G+ with wear to edges, corners and faces, small tears and creasing to spine ends, brown stains to interior. Black cloth covers with gilt image on front and gilt title on spine. Cover corners and edges are lightly rubbed, cover has brown/white residue on both faces and on endpapers, spine ends bent. Interior clean. Book in Good+ condition. 
Price: 8.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 Lee, James Melvin OPPORTUNITIES IN THE NEWSPAPER BUSINESS
New York Harper & Brothers 1919 The Opportunity Books Hard Cover Very Good- Journalism Size: Approx. 5 " x 7 3/4" Frontis. Photograph 
Frontis. photograph of a section of City Room of THE NEW YORK GLOBE. Contents: The Country Weekly; The Small-City Daily; and The Metropolitan Daily. 100 pp. including Appendix. Covers are photographs of a Newspaper "room". Mildly rubbed edges. 1/2"x3/4" piece of spine paper gone, possibly where sticker was. Otherwise covers are Very Good-. Front free endpaper with previous owner's namer and street address. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 Library of Congress CLASSIFICATION. Class Z. BIBLIOGRAPHY AND LIBRARY SCIENCE
Washington Government Printing Office 1910 Wraps Very Good Library of Congress Size: Approx. 7 " x 10 " 
Adopted 1898. As In Force January, 1910. Synopsis includes: History of books and book-making; Writing-Autographs, Shorthand, Paleography; Book industries and trade-Printing, Binding, Publishing and bookselling; Copyright and intellectual property; Libraries-Library science, Library History, reports, catalogues, bulletins, Private libraries, Book collecting; Booksellers'catalogues, book prices; and Bibliography. 111 pp. includes Index. Brown paper covers. Mildly soiled. Tiny tip of back top cover missing, otherwise covers are Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 Maxon, Hazel Carter Opportunities in Free-Lance Writing
New York Vocational Guidance Manuals 1946 Paper Cover Good Writing Size: Approx. 6" x 9 " 
"If you have already chosen free-lance writing as a career, and are training yourself toward that end, this manual will be an invaluable guide for you. It will show you how to make free-lance writing pay-how to break in, where to find the markets and how to meet their demands, how to "keep books"-in short, how to make a real business of free-lance writing. If you have not decided what will be your life's work, but are interested in free-lance writing, this manual will also be of inestimable service to you. It will answer your questions and guide you in making your decision." 85 pp. including Index. Soiling to front cover. Previous owner's name. Covers are Good. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 Moreno, C. Galvan EL PERIODISMO ARGENTINO. Amplia y Documentada Historia Desde Sus Origenes Hasta El Presente
Buenos Aires, Argentina Editorial Claridad 1941 Soft Cover Good Good to Good+ Argentina Size: Approx. 6 " x 8" Sketches 
Spanish Text. Argentina Journalism. 520 pp including Index. Softcover with Dust Jacket. Back cover of book, waterstain down spine joint and along bottom edge-showing slightly along bottom edge of pp. 515-520. Watermark on bottom page edge-not inside.Mild discoloration to endpapers. Small sticker on front free endpaper of bookstore in Peru. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. Dust Jacket mildly soiled. Two tiny tears at spine end and on top back cover. Silver ribbon bookmark.Both book and DJ are Good . 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 Nash, Constance and Virginia Oakey The Screenwriter's Handbook: What to Write, How to Write It, Where to Sell It
New York, New York, U.S.A. Barnes & Noble, Inc 1978 006463454X / 9780064634540 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ Writing Size: Approx. 5 1/4" x 8" 
Writing for the Movies. 149 pp. including Index. Book is Very Good +. Interior is tight, clean and VG+ to Near Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2  NEXT >  






Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@beecreekbooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie