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New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., (1935). First edition. O'Hara's second novel set in New York, this one loosely based on the life of socialite and flapper Starr Faithfull, whose unsolved death in 1931 became a tabloid sensation (Wikipedia). Adapted for the 1960 movie of the same name starring Elizabeth..... Item #56001 More
New York: Random House, (1947). First edition. INSCRIBED, "To Bob Kriendler -- I'll write them as long as you collect them --- I hope. John O'Hara 11 July 1947." Kriendler was a U.S. Attorney in New York City, and perhaps related to the Kriendlers of the 21 Club. Fine in..... Item #46178 More
JOHN O'HARA: A DESCRIPTIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Pittsburgh: U. of Pitts. Pr. 1978. First edition. Fine as issued, without dust jacket. Item #29372 More
HOPE OF HEAVEN.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1938). First edition. Story of a screen-writer in his mid-30s in love with a woman in her 20s only passingly interested in him. 8vo glossy black cloth boards lettered in gilt on spine. Slight darkening of endpapers and small bookseller's ticket on rear pastedown;..... Item #55555 More