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The Bridges of Madison County, Waller, Robert James
121 The Bridges of Madison County
Waller, Robert James
New York Warner Books 1992 0-446-51652-X / 9780446516525 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, "First Printing April 1992" on copyright page with full number line: 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Very clean tan/gray boards with green spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, hint of slightest superficial surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean tan/gray endpapers with no names, writing or marks. 171 pgs. Clean crisp dustjacket is not price clipped (14.95 at top corner of front inside flap), no tears, no wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Produced as a highly successful motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep (with Eastwood directing), one of the great romances of our time.Waller 17469

Price: 100.00 USD
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THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, Waller, Robert James
122 THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
Waller, Robert James
New York Warner Books 1992 044651652X / 9780446516525 First Hardcover Near Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition ("First Printing, April 1992" with full number line), in clean unchipped, unclipped jacket. Clean beige boards with green spine, bright silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Corners are sharp, no bumping; hint of bumping at top and bottom spine edges. Clean tan endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 171 pp. Clean jacket is not price clipped (14.95 on front inside flap/17.95 Canada), no chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A romance between a world-class photographer and an Iowa farm wife, made into a hugely successful movie in 1995 starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. 019292

Price: 100.00 USD
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The New Centurions, Wambaugh, Joseph
123 The New Centurions
Wambaugh, Joseph
Boston/Toronto Little Brown 1970 Book of the Month Club (BOMC) Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Book of the Month Club Edition. To identify: A small square impression on the lower rear of the cover near the spine indicates a BCE. Although the dustjacket has a price of $6.95 on the jacket and states First Edition, it is a book club copy ... Clean dark blue boards with blue cloth spine, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 376 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny closed edge tears; enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book was made into a film in 1972 starring George C. Scott and Stacey Keach. 8vo. Fiction. 013373

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Comancheros, Wellman, Paul I.
124 The Comancheros
Wellman, Paul I.
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1952 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. Slightest hint of surface wear at base of spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages are clean; small previous owner initials at top edge of front free endpaper. 286 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has previous owner name neatly penned near top of front inside flap; no chips, one short closed edge tear, a few faint water spots to spine, very shallow chipping at base of spine (less than 1/8"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of the Comancheros, the unscrupulous gypsies of the American plains, riding into battle with the savage Comanches. Not content to buy stolen cattle, horses, and other plunder from the Indians, they were now actively engaged in the bloody business of massacre. Made into a successful movie starring John Wayne as a Texas Ranger in 1961. 026756

Price: 35.00 USD
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The King Who Was A King - The Book of a Film, Wells, H. G.
125 The King Who Was A King - The Book of a Film
Wells, H. G.
London Ernest Benn 1925 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition ("First Published in 1929" - Printed in Great Britain on copyright page) in original unclipped jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking; slight lean. Pages are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (7s.6d. net on front free endpaper), shallow chipping at base of spine (1/8"), closed tear to paper at front spine fold (about half-way). Jacket design by Mr. Paul Rotha. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. H. G. Wells's conception of a great film (which was never made), as much a novel as it is a film scenario. Poses the issue "Is one man justified in shedding the blood of another, in order to avert the greater catastrophe of war?" 021676

Price: 50.00 USD
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Beau Geste, Wren, P. C.
126 Beau Geste
Wren, P. C.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1926 Photoplay Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Photoplay edition in orginal dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. Clean, with very light speckling. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers; some dust speckling to text block edges. No previous owner markings. Illustrated with scenes from the photoplay directed by Herbert Brenon starring Ronald Colman (A Paramount Picture). 418 pages. Dustjacket with wraparound color illustration has shallow chips at top and bottom spine edges, a few small chips to edges of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021622

Price: 40.00 USD
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Beau Sabreur, Wren, P.C.
127 Beau Sabreur
Wren, P.C.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1927 Photoplay Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Photoplay edition in color illustrated original jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and place neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper; small date, 1/17/28, on rear fixed endpaper. 370 pgs. Illustrated with scenes from the Paramount motion picture. Clean color illustrated dustjacket with wrap-around scene has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (under 1/4"), slight wear to front spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018962

Price: 65.00 USD
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Night Into Night, Wylie, Philip
128 Night Into Night
Wylie, Philip
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1944 photoplay edition Hardcover Very Good fair Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Some fading to upper spine area (where dustjacket piece is missing). Light surface wear to corners & spine edges, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 372 pgs. Dustjacket has scenes from the Warner Brothers film starring Ronald Reagan and Viveca Lindfors. V-shaped piece missing at top of spine (approx. 3-1/2" depth at V), with a few additional very short closed edge tears and edge nicks. Nice full panel photo (movie still) on rear dustjacket panel of Ronald Reagan and Viveca Lindfors. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce book. 018042

Price: 25.00 USD
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