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A TELEVISION NOTEBOOK including a glossary of television terms, artfully interpreted by John Alcorn.


Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, CBS: 1964

Seller ID: 000018044

Condition: Fine

Quare octavo, black leatherette covers with the CBS "eye" blindstamped on the front cover and "1964" in gilt in the center. Ribbon marker Diary, one page per day, (except weekends, when there are two days per page) each with an illustration by Alcorn. Not used, no marks. 100403A View more info


By: Floherty, John J

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Co.: (1994)

Edition: 1st Edition (as stated)

Seller ID: 11011

Condition: Very Good

207 pages, octavo. Includes black and white illustrations, pictorially-decorated endpapers. Book has some sunning at edges, still Very Good plus. Dust jacket has chipping at folds and edges; closed tear on rear panel, only Good. "Explores for the reader the amazing world of radio, including commentators, auditions, soap operas, engineering, spot news, quiz, bands, drama, symphony, announcers, and advertising." 090105A View more info

LIVE FROM THE TRENCHES. The Changing Role of the Television News Correspondent

By: Foote, Joe S., editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press, (c. 1998),: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 10412

ISBN: 0809322323

Condition: Fine

xi + 143 page, octavo. Foreword by Ted Koppel. Book and dust jacket in Fine condition. Publicity material laid in. 051004A ISBN: 0809322323 View more info

RADIO NEWS. November 1928, Volume 10, Number 5 . Television Number.

By: Gernsback, Hugo, editor.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Experimenter Pub. Co. Inc.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000016558

Condition: Very good

Periodical. Magazine. Complete issue,pages are numbered from 401-512. Over 200 illustrations. Light wear. Includes many articles about television including:Future Progress in Television by Hugo Gernsback; Successful Television Programs Broadcast by Radio News Station WRNY by Robert Hertzberg; How Stereoscopic Television is Shown by R. F. Tiltman; Successful DN Work Marks "Radio-Movie" Transmissions; Synchronized Broadcast Joins Images and Music"; The Neon Tube--Television's "Loud Speaker" by D. E. Replogle; How To build Your Own Television Receiver, among others. Rear cove... View more info

THE COMMAND IS FORWARD. Selections from Addresses on the Motion Picture Industry in War and Peace

By: Harmon, Francis S

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Richard R. Smith, 1944,: 1944

Seller ID: 8283

Condition: Very Good

Octavo, red cloth covers, vii + 56 pp. Book is in Very Good condition. Without a dust jacket. Harmon was the executive vice-chairman, war activities committee of the motion picture industry. 121809A View more info


By: Jome, Hiram L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago and New York, A. W. Shaw Co.,: 1925

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000015235

Condition: Good +

Octavo, xvii [1] 332 pages. Ex-library with spine numbers, pocket in rear, and stamps. Light cover wear. Pages tight. A few pencilled notes in the text. Includes diagrams, charts, appendix and index. 120506A View more info

PRIME TIMES, BAD TIMES. A Personal Drama of Network Television.

By: Joyce, Ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1988

Edition: first edition, as stated

Seller ID: 000015216

ISBN: 0385239238

Condition: near Fine

Octavo, xii [2] 561 pages. Includes index. Book and dust jacket are in near fine condition. "From reporter to producer to general manager of CBS television stations in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, Ed Joyce had done it all before becoming President of CBS News in 1983--a position he held shortly before leaving the network in 1986." 021210D View more info

CHANGING CHANNELS. Television and the Struggle for Power in Russia.

By: Mickiewicz, Ellen.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York and Oxford, Oxford Univeristy Press: 1997

Edition: firs edition, first printing

Seller ID: 000015217

ISBN: 0195101634

Condition: near Fine

Octavo, xiii + 340 pages. Includes notes, chronology, index. 021210C View more info


By: National Broadcasting Company

Price: $20.00

Publisher: National Broadcasting Co., A Radio Corporation of America Service.: (C. 1937)

Seller ID: 000017863

Condition: Very Good

Quarto (approx. 9 1/16" wide by 11 5/8" tall), pictorial covers, 48 pages (unpaginated) many captioned black and white photos of various news events, entertainment, etc. Mostly covers radio, but there is also a section on television. "Every day in the year, each of two great coast-to-coast networks -- NBC Blue and NBC Red -- fill 17 1/2 hours with the world's most complete schedule of all-star-studded entertainment, up-to-the-minute news, and informative educational features, a total of 12,810 hours during 1936." --from the opening of the book. 071202A View more info


By: National Broadcasting Company.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Broadcasting Corporation, A Division of Radio Corporation of America.: 1944

Edition: limited edition

Seller ID: 000017864

Condition: Very Good

Quarto, (approx. 8 1/2" wide by 11 1/8" tall) black leather covers, with red leather label with title in gilt on top cover, and in gilt on spine. # 650 of 1000 copies. 174 pages. Includes many black and white photo reproductions. Some wear at head and foot of spine. In a red cardboard slipcase with a little spotting. "When the title 'The Fourth Chime' was chosen for this book there was no question as to its fitness. The Fourth Chime, a note added to the familiar NBC three-chime signal, is the exclusive property of the Newsroom of the National Broadcasting Company; rings out from th... View more info

THE WAR OF THE UNSTAMPED. The Movement to Repeal the British Newspaper Tax, 1830-1836

By: Wiener, Joel H

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press, (1969),: 1969

Edition: First

Seller ID: 10642

Condition: Very good

xviii + 310 pages, octavo. Includes bibliography, index. Book is in Very Good condition; dust jacket has light soil on rear panel, still Very Good. 051004B View more info