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The Newspaper: Everything You Need to Know to Make It in the Newspaper Business

by Newsom, D Earl, and 28 National Newspaper Foundation contributors, and Grunfeld, Walter w (Introduction by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very good. Light reading wear. Clean.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780136160373
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$18.00

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Englewood Cliffs NJ.: Prentice Hall., 1981. First edition. 1st printing.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light reading wear. Clean.. 1 Newsprint design style front cover, in durable paper covers, B&W.256 p. 21x28 cm. Audience: General/trade. The digital world has not yet negated the community or city newspaper. Content and design and advertising continue to find readers. Here is the… Read more
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Stickfuls: Compositions of a Newspaper Minion

by Cobb, Irvin S.

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Published
1923
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Good. No dust jacket. Both boards exhibit binding cracks to gauze. Darkening to spine. End damage moderate to spine.
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First edition. Apparent 1st edition.
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$8.00

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New York.: George H. Doran Company., 1923. First edition. Apparent 1st edition.. Hard cover. Good. No dust jacket. Both boards exhibit binding cracks to gauze. Darkening to spine. End damage moderate to spine.. 1 Olive green textured cloth over boards. Paste-on title box, front: Cream paper, dark blue titles, decoration. 355 p.; 20 cm. Autobiography of a young… Read more
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60 Minutes: 25 Years of Television's Finest Hour

by Coffey, Frank, and Hewitt, Don (Introduction by), and Stringer, Howard (Foreword by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has surface blemishing including packing knife errors.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9781881649045
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$9.00

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Los Angeles.: General Publishing Group., 1993. 2nd printing.. Hard cover. Fine in good dust jacket. Jacket has surface blemishing including packing knife errors.. 1 Black paper over boards. Silver spine titles. Audience: General/trade. American innovative CBS broadcast television news history.
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Now the News: The Story of Broadcast Journalism

by Bliss, Edward, Jr.

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Published
1991
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Fine in very good dust jacket. Unmarked volume. Jackets shows minor blemishing.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780231044028
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$48.00

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New York.: Columbia University Press., 1991. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Unmarked volume. Jackets shows minor blemishing.. 1 News media studies. Author was a writer for the legendary news host Edward R Morrow, and became an American University professor. This history includes the 20th century advances in cable and electronic… Read more
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Witness to a Century; Encounters with the Noted, the Notorious, and the Three SOBs

by Seldes, George

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1987
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Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Unmarked.
Edition
4th printing.
ISBN
9780345331816
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$14.00

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New York.: Ballantine Books., 1987. 4th printing.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Unmarked.. 1 Cloth over boards. Black jacket w/ color portrait, front, of Seldes. 490 p. B&W photo sections. Audience: General/trade. Autobiography and primary historical document by one of the great muckraking American journalists of the 20th century. George Seldes chronicled, wth… Read more
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The Last Debate: a Novel of Politics and Journalism

by Lehrer, Jim, And Lehrer, James

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Published
1995
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Fine in fine dust jacket.
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9780679441595
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$12.00

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Random House, 1995. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. 0 Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 318 p. Audience: General/trade.
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The Establishment is Alive and Well in Washington

by Buchwald, Art

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1969
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Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
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Unabridged.
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$4.00

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New York.: A Fawcett Crest Book by arr. w/ G P Putnam's Sons., 1969. Unabridged.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. 1 Mass-market paperback. 254 p. Newspaper columnist Art Buchwald with his "biting, bubbling protest" (from back cover). His work is a treasure trove for social historians and those who need to put Washington D.C.… Read more
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Babycakes; Tales of the City 4

by Maupin, Armistead

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1989
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Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner.
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780060964078
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$6.00

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HarperCollins Publishers, 1989. Reprint.. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner.. 0 316p. Urban life: a comedy of manners for our time. Based on columns in the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper.
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Peril and Promise: a Commentary on America

by Chancellor, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
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Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped.
Edition
First edition. Trade ed.
ISBN
9780060163365
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$9.00

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HarperCollins Publishers, 1990. First edition. Trade ed.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Price clipped.. 0 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 176 p. Audience: General/trade; General/trade. Owners name and address first free page.
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The Wayward Pressman

by Liebling, A. J.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1947
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Very good in fair dust jacket. Bibliography: Several options have prior owner penciled check marks. Tears and chips to jacket ed
Edition
First edition.
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$39.00

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Doubleday & Company, 1947. First edition. . Hard cover. Very good in fair dust jacket. Bibliography: Several options have prior owner penciled check marks. Tears and chips to jacket edges.. 1 284 p. Gray cloth over boards. Blue spine titles. New Yorker critic Leibling sent journalists and their newspapers to their rooms with this series of mid-20th century… Read more
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The Life of Horace Greeley, Editor of the New York Tribune

by Parton, J

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1855
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Fair. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Lower spine chipped or chewed. Restitched binding, secure but unprofessional. Foxing. Age-toni
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$15.00

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New York.: Mason Brothers., 1855. Hard cover. Fair. No dust jacket. Ex-library. Lower spine chipped or chewed. Restitched binding, secure but unprofessional. Foxing. Age-toning. Reading copy. #199: Tyson VT Library Association.. Swinton, and Waud, A (Illustrator / Engraver).. 1 442 p. Brown pebbled cloth over boards. Gold-stamped printing press, front. Hand w/ Quill, spine. Sepia engravings. Biography of… Read more
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Sarah Josepha Hale: A New England Pioneer, 1788-1879

by Rogers, Sherbrooke

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1985
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Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by author. Light spotting to cover near top. Minor spine sun-fade. Inscribed by auth
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780936988108
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$34.00

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Grantham, N.H.: Tompson & Rutter, 1985. First edition.. Trade paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by author. Light spotting to cover near top. Minor spine sun-fade. Inscribed by author, 1985.. 1 135 p.; 23 cm. Pink stiff paper covers; black titles; seated Hale, silhouette in oval. Bibliography. Index. Biography: Native to Newport NH--where Richards Free… Read more
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Deadline! : From News to Newspaper

by Gibbons, Gail (Story and pictures by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1987
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Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Normal library wear from small town New Hampshire collection.
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780690046021
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$14.00

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New York.: Thomas Y Crowell., 1987. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Ex-library. Normal library wear from small town New Hampshire collection.. 1 Library binding. Sturdy illustrated paper over boards. 32 p. Horizontal format, 9x7in. Colorful Illustrations. Audience: Children/juvenile. Children's picture story about how newspapers happen, a day in the life of a… Read more
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Damon Runyon Favorites

by Runyon, Damon, And Winchell, Walter (Foreword By)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1945
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Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Minor edge wear and soiling. Inside front cover lower small crease. Tight. Square.
Edition
#158. 17th printing since June 1942. Wartime edition.
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$7.50

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Pocket Books, 1945. #158. 17th printing since June 1942. Wartime edition.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Minor edge wear and soiling. Inside front cover lower small crease. Tight. Square.. 0 192 p. Color cover illustration: urban night scene, neon lights, taxi, no credit found. Red endpapers & edges. White titles. Cover: "Biographer of Broadway",… Read more
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With Heroic Truth: The Life of Edward R. Murrow

by Finkelstein, Norman H

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1997
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Very good in very good dust jacket. Minor top edge foxing. Slight edgewear. Slightest concave warp to book. Clean. Tight.
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9780395678916
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$9.50

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Clarion Books, 1997. First edition. . Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Minor top edge foxing. Slight edgewear. Slightest concave warp to book. Clean. Tight.. 1 Paper over boards. 192 p. B&W archival photos throughout. Audience: Children/juvenile. Biography of 1940s-1950s era radio and television reporter, respected for his interviews and editorial statements regarding anti-Communist Sen.… Read more
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Creative News Editing

by Crowell, Alfred A.

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Published
1969
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Very good. No dust jacket.
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$8.00

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Dubuque IA.: W. C. Brown., 1969. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket.. 1 ed and tan cloth over boards. Black titles. xv, 212 p. 29 cm. Journalism series. Includes Illustrations. For print journalists; page design, newspaper elements; etc. Here are the basics to apply also to electronic design. Bibliography: p. 207-208.
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The Last Word: The New York Times Book of Obituaries and Farewells: A Celebration of Unusual Lives

by Siegel, Marvin (Edited by), and Baker, Russell (Foreword by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1999
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Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Slight shelf wear.
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1st Quill edition, 1st printing. 1997 copyright NYTimes Company.
ISBN
9780688166373
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$45.00

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Quill / William Morrow., 1999. 1st Quill edition, 1st printing. 1997 copyright NYTimes Company.. Trade paperback. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Slight shelf wear.. 1 First edition. Trade paperback (US). 6x9in. Glued binding. 432 p. Audience: General/trade. Anthology of lives lived, 100 NY Times obituary notices selected among thousands, 1980-1997: Jimmy Keyes; Russell Colley; Anne Scheiber; John… Read more
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A Reporter's Life

by Cronkite, Walter

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1996
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Fine in very good dust jacket.
Edition
First edition. 12/96 on jacket rear flap.
ISBN
9780394578798
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$8.00

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Knopf Publishing Group., 1996. First edition. 12/96 on jacket rear flap.. Hard cover. Fine in very good dust jacket.. 1 Cloth and paper over boards. 400 p. B&W photo plate section. Audience: General/trade. Autobiography of one of America's most respected print and television journalists who personified "anchorman", written at age 80, 13 years before his death in 2009.
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Ann Landers Speaks Out

by Landers, Ann

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Published
1975
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Very good. No dust jacket as issued.
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$6.00

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New York: Fawcett, 1975. Mass-market paperback. Very good. No dust jacket as issued.. 0 208 p.
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I Read It in the Boston Globe

by Various Authors

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1941
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Very good. No dust jacket. Tight. Unmarked. Clean, save for a few front cover surface blemishes to visible on angle.
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$19.00

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Boston: The Globe Newspaper Company, 1941. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Tight. Unmarked. Clean, save for a few front cover surface blemishes to visible on angle.. 0 160 p. Navy blue cloth-covered boards. Silver front cover title. Sturdy, high quality paper. Acknowlegment: "Twenty of the 34 reprints from the 1940 editions of the Boston Globe appearing… Read more
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