First edition. Advance uncorrected proof. Light rust mark from paper clip on front cover, still fine in white paperwraps with publisher's letter laid in. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: SMOKE & BLUE IN THE FACE: Two Films.
Publisher: Hyperion (1995).
Publication Date: 1995
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description Hyperion, New York, 1995. Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Light bumps and shelf wear. Seller Inventory # 001983
Book Description Miramax Books, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1995. Pb. Condition: VG. 290 pp. Moderately heavy rubbing. Seller Inventory # 123591
Book Description Hyperion, New York, 1995. softcover. Condition: Nearly fine copy. Illus. with photos (illustrator). 1st edition. 8vo, 290 pp., Introduction by Wayne Wang. Seller Inventory # 039846
Book Description Miramax, New York, NY, 1995. Softcover. Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Stiff pictorial wraps. Very slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. viii,293 pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 028471
Book Description Miramax Books / Hyperion, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1995. Trade Paperback. Condition: Near-Fine. Near-fine condition. NO remainder marks or clippings. Covers show slight wear (NO tears). Tight spine, clean pages. NO writing, marks or tears inside book. Illustrated. 293 pages. An array of New Yorkers become involved with a mom-and-pop cigar shop in Brooklyn in an acclaimed short story, presented here along with interviews with the author and the film's actors and a description of the process of creating a film. Seller Inventory # 051724
Book Description N.Y. Miramax/Hyperion 1995., 1995. "FIRST EDITION" stated on copyright page, number code goes down to "1", denoting a 1st printing, softbound original, initial stamp on bottom page edge, else NEAR FINE in photo wrappers. 1st edition. Seller Inventory # 002731
Book Description Hyperion, New York, 1995. Pb. Condition: VG+. 290 p., photos, slight cover wear. Seller Inventory # 144863
Book Description Faber and Faber, London, 2003. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Later printing. 5th printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp viii + 284 illustrated with b&w photographs throughout. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Seller Inventory # 91880
Book Description New York City, NY: Hyperion Books, 1995. Soft cover. Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. 290 pages. Published in 1995. The author's debut collection of screenplays. The First Edition. Precedes and should not be confused with all other subsequent editions. Published in a small and limited print run as a softcover original only. The First Edition is now scarce. Glossy pictorial softcovers with titles on the cover and spine, as issued. Text by Paul Auster. Film stills from the finished films. Without DJ, as issued. Presents Paul Auster's "Smoke" and "Blue In The Face". Two of his finest screenplays, a major cinematic and literary achievement. Both of them were eventually made into fine films by Wayne Wang. "Life is both tragic and funny, both absurd and profoundly meaningful. I've tried to embrace this double aspect of experience in the stories I've written, both novels and screenplays" (Paul Auster). An absolute "must-have" title for Paul Auster collectors. This title is a contemporary film and literary classic. This is one of few copies of the First Edition/First Printing still available online and is in especially fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a pristine beauty. A scarce copy thus. One of the finest American writers of our time. A fine copy. (SEE ALSO OTHER PAUL AUSTER TITLES IN OUR CATALOG) ISBN 0786880988. no. Seller Inventory # 1173
Book Description Miramax Books/Hyperion, New York, NY, 1995. Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. First Edition, First Printing. Text/BRAND NEW. Trace wear to softcover corner tips. PO star shapped stamp to fEP. Two screenplays, Smoke and Blue in the Face, from prolific, award winning author and director Paul Auster (1947 -) of The New York Trilogy (1987) fame. Lives of New Yorkers whose community center is a mom-and-pop cigar shop. "Smoke" is of several people, all of whom patronize the same, small Brooklyn tobacco shop (16th Street and Prospect Park West), and managed by Auggie. "Blue in the Face" is a sequel of sorts --- set in the same shop, still managed by Auggie, but is of many new characters including the store owner's wife who attempts to seduce Auggie; film version with guest appearances of Auggie. Madonna, Michael J. Fox, Lily Tomlin, and Lou Reed (as himself). First Edition, First Printing. Seller Inventory # 017453