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ALVAH BESSIE

Published by CAMERON ASSOCIATES - NEW YORK

ISBN 10: 1199296244ISBN 13: 9781199296245

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About this Item: CAMERON ASSOCIATES - NEW YORK. HC w/DJ. Condition: GOOD Fair Cover/DJ. 1ST. Seller Inventory # IM445231

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by J. Calder N.D.

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About this Item: J. Calder N.D. HB. Condition: G / NONE. G HARDBACK. Seller Inventory # 84608

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Asso., New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Asso., New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Included. 1st. Liberty Book Club ephemera enclosed. On back dj panel: portrait ofBessie by Hugo Gellert. very good+, vg+ dj, red boards, usual age-browned paper 383 pgs. Book. Seller Inventory # 000799

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First Edition. Dust jacket has some soiling and scuffing; Very Good condition. Slight spine lean, and minute rubbing. Remainder mark on bottom edge of pages. Pages browning, and a few small marks. Very Good + condition. Seller Inventory # rh4395

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. 383p., first edition, paper browned. Novel about the red scare and HUAC. Seller Inventory # 20879

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron, NY (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron, NY, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Very Good (browning to text) copy in Very Good (rubbing to extremities) DJ. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. Seller Inventory # 700493

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, Inc., New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, Inc., New York, 1957. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Near fine in near fine price-clipped dust jacket with tiny chip at head of front flap fold and wrinkles on bottom edge.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pp. Seller Inventory # 30295

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. 383p., first edition, paper browned, shelf worn dj with some chipping on the edges. Novel about the red scare and HUAC. Seller Inventory # 128720

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BESSIE, Alvah.

Published by Cameron Associates, 1957. (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, 1957., 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. FIRST EDITION in dust jacket. The book has a previous owner's name on the FFEP and some minor edgewear - otherwise very good. The unclipped dust jacket has a one inch area of paper loss at the head of the spine. Bessie was one of the Hollywood Ten. This novel is about those who spoke to and those who refused to speak to the House Unamerican Activities Committee. Seller Inventory # 12330009

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. hardcover. 1st edition. 8vo, Poor quality paper browned as usual Newspaper clipping taped to ffep, else fine in nearly fine dj. Seller Inventory # 003640

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by John Calder, London (1957)

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About this Item: John Calder, London, 1957. 1st ed. End papers foxed; dust jacket worn at edges, with patch of surface loss to front panel & short tears. Used - Very Good. VG hardback in Good dustjacket. Seller Inventory # BOOKS086410I

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron, NY (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron, NY, 1957. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 383. Slightly scuffed on edges, o/w a VG tight copy in little chipped dj. A novel. Seller Inventory # 41806

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. (1st) Slightly smaller book, maroon cloth, quotation from Captain John Parker at Battle of Lexington on title page, on reverse a quotation from Frederick Douglass, dedicated to men who died in first and last battle of Spanish Civil War. 383 browned pages. DJ has dark red background with illustration of Capitol Building and guerilla fighter on front, sketch of Bessie on back by Hugo Gilbert. DJ has slight surface wear to front tips, tiny nick at top front edge nearer spine, very slight wear at 1/4" of bottom front edge nearer spine, tiny tear and slight wear at spine top left and right edge, very slight wear at spine bottom left and right edge, microtear and micronick with crease at top back edge, tiny light brown stain at bottom back right. Good+ DJ/Fine+ book. Seller Inventory # 28175

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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From: Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (Gloucester City, NJ, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First edition. Very good in very good dustwrapper. Hardcover and dustwrapper rubbed at spine ends and corners, book pages browned, dustwrapper has tape repair at spine ends, dustwrapper soiled and worn. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information. Seller Inventory # 242698

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron, New York (1957)

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From: Steven Temple Books, ABAC / ILAB. IOBA (WELLAND, ON, Canada)

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About this Item: Cameron, New York, 1957. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo, red boards. VG, unmarked, pages tanned as usual, edges rubbed. VG unclipped jacket, with moderate ege wear, several short tears, spine sunned. A novel of the Spanish Civil War, McCarthyism, Hollywood at the time. Bessie was one of the Hollywood Ten. Seller Inventory # 32985

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by John Calder (1957)

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From: Chris Barmby MBE. C & A. J. Barmby (Kent, United Kingdom)

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About this Item: John Calder, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 383pp. Very good clean condition with vg unclipped dj in protector. Seller Inventory # 8848

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. 383p., paper browned, slightly edgeworn, first edition, dj with minor closed tears. Novel about the red scare and HUAC. Seller Inventory # 388

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bessie alvah

Published by cameron association (1957)

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From: Hollywood Canteen Inc. (Toronto, ON, Canada)

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About this Item: cameron association, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 2017. edge wear to jacket, small crease. Seller Inventory # 99298170

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, Inc., New York (1957)

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From: Bibliodisia Books (Chicago, IL, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, Inc., New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Scarce novel by radical African-American author. Pages lightly toned as usual (publisher used cheaper stock, so its is almost impossible to find a pristine copy). A clean, unmarked copy. Size: Octavo. Seller Inventory # 1351780

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Bessie, Alvah.

Published by John Calder (1957)

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From: Cambridge Rare Books (Cambridge, United Kingdom)

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About this Item: John Calder, 1957. Hardback. Condition: VERY GOOD. 1957. John Calder. Hard Cover. Book- VG. Dj- VG. 8x5.5. 383pp. Seller Inventory # 1748175

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Calder (1957)

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About this Item: Calder, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1957 Calder Hardcover 1st Edition.Very good+ clean tight binding in very good dustjacket. Slight foxing to endpapers. Seller Inventory # ABE-7231425351

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. 8vo. Red paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 383pp. Very good/very good. Jacket slightly edgeworn; text block moderately age toned throughout, especially along the edges. Tight, decent first edition. Seller Inventory # 10996

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Calder, GB (1957)

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From: Richard Sylvanus Williams (Est 1976) (WINTERTON, United Kingdom)

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About this Item: Calder, GB, 1957. Hardback. Condition: VG+. Dust Jacket Condition: nrVG DW. 1st Edition. DW is entire and clean (apart from a mark on the rear cover), there is minor wear at head of spine and two inch closeable tears. Seller Inventory # f059.038

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates Inc., New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates Inc., New York, 1957. First Edition. In dustjacket. Red fabric with stamped, black lettering to spine. Ex-Libris from Jerome Grossman, to front endpages. ?Author was an?American?novelist, journalist and?screenwriter?who was imprisoned for ten months and?blacklisted?by the?movie studio?bosses for being one of the group known as the?Hollywood Ten. His career came to a halt in 1947, when he was summoned before the?House Un-American Activities Committee?(HUAC). He refused to deny or confirm involvement in the?Communist Party USA, and in 1950, he became one of the?Hollywood Ten?when he was imprisoned and blacklisted. After his release from prison, he worked at the?hungry i?nightclub in?San Francisco, running the lights and sound board and frequently introducing performers. Bessie left the Communist Party in the 1950s. In 1957, Bessie wrote a novel fictionalising his experiences with the HUAC,?The Un-Americans. ?He followed this with a non-fiction account of his confrontation with the same organisation,?Inquisition in Eden, in which he boasted of inserting pro-Soviet propaganda that was "subversive as all hell" into the film?Action in the North Atlantic. Bessie's greatest commercial and critical success came with the satirical novel?The Symbol, about the exploitation by the film industry of an unhappy actress who resembles?Marilyn Monroe. He wrote another non-fiction book in 1975,?Spain Again, which chronicled his experiences as a co-writer and actor in a Spanish movie of the same name (Spain Again, 1969).? Very Good in Very Good dustjacket. Soiling to dustjacket back cover. Binding tight. Textblock clean. Seller Inventory # 32119

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 383 pages. First edition, first printing. Illustration of Bessie on the dust jacket back cover by Hugo Gellert. His first novel. The story of a man who fought in the Spainish Civil War, saw this as the central experience in his life, and later, during the McCarthy Era, was assaulted because of these actions and beliefs. He was one of the Hollywood ten. Near fine book with the usual browning of the pages and light shelf wear to the bottom in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to the spine edges. A beautiful copy!. Seller Inventory # 374837002765

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BESSIE, Alvah.

Published by John Calder, London. (1957)

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About this Item: John Calder, London., 1957. First U.K. edition. Octavo. 383 pages. A novel on the McCarthy period by an author who was himself black-listed.Fine in very good indeed dustwrapper slightly chipped at fold of front flap. Seller Inventory # BESSIEAL006753

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BESSIE, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First edition. Pages browned as usual else fine in about fine dustwrapper with a little rubbing. A much nicer than usual copy by this novel about the Spanish Civil War by a member of the Hollywood Ten. Seller Inventory # 297743

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Bessie, Alvah

Published by Cameron Associates, New York (1957)

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About this Item: Cameron Associates, New York, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 383 pages. First edition, first printing. Illustration of Bessie on the dust jacket back cover by Hugo Gellert. Inscribed by Bessie in 1960 on the first title page. His first novel. The story of a man who fought in the Spainish Civil War, saw this as the central experience in his life, and later, during the McCarthy Era, was assaulted because of these actions and beliefs. He was one of the Hollywood ten. Near fine book with the usual browning of the pages in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing to the spine edges. A beautiful copy!. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 502597624

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Alvah Cecil Bessie

Published by Franklin Classics (2018)

ISBN 10: 0343018624ISBN 13: 9780343018627

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About this Item: Franklin Classics, 2018. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IQ-9780343018627

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Bessie, Alvah Cecil

Published by Franklin Classics Trade Press (2018)

ISBN 10: 0353057290ISBN 13: 9780353057296

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