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1 I Remember it Well
Chevalier, Maurice
New York MacMillan 1970 Stated First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 221 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, tiny closed tear at bottom front flap fold. Publisher's review slip and typed review laid in. 8vo. Biography. 016784

Price: 20.00 USD
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2 The Rise and Fall of the Matinee Idol: Past Deities of Stage and Screen, Their Roles, Their magic and Their Worshippers
Curtis, Anthony (editor)
New York St. Martin's 1974 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying; mere hint of slightest surface wear to spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 215 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white movie stills. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two short closed edge tears at top spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7" x 10". Cinema. 014909

Price: 12.00 USD
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Sexual Alienation in the Cinema the Dynamics of Sexual  Freedom, Durgnat, Raymond
3 Sexual Alienation in the Cinema the Dynamics of Sexual Freedom
Durgnat, Raymond
London Studio Vista 1972 0-289-70261-5 / 9780289702611 First Edition Printed in Great Britain Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean (a few faint spots to top text block edges). INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper: "For Eleanor with Love and no alienation! - from Ray Durgnat - 1975". No other writing or marks. 320 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, but is age-toned. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 9" 5/8x 6" 3/8. 010621

Price: 50.00 USD
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4 The Man Who Invented Hollywood: The Autobiography of D. W. Griffith
Griffith, D. W. (Edited and Annotated By James Hart - Foreword By Frank Capra)
Louisville, KY Touchstone Publishing 1972 0-87963-001-9 / 9780879630010 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean white cloth boards (hint of edge browning) with black & white photographs on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square. Clean black endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 170 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is very lightly soiled, not price clipped, but has some closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. No printing stated. A memoir and some notes, including the unfinished autobiography of the film master. 8-1/2 x 11". 009545

Price: 12.00 USD
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In the Arena, Heston, Charlton
5 In the Arena
Heston, Charlton
New York Simon & Schuster 1995 0-684-80394-1 / 9780684803944 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author. Clean brown boards with clean brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Boldly signed on title page by the author. 392 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quallity mylar cover. + 6-1/2" x 9-1/2". Biography. 017215

Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Clark Gable
Jordan, Rene
New York Galahad Books 1973 0-88365-160-2 / 9780883651605 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue boards with black lettering on spine. No bumped corners. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names or writing inside. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped with tiny bit of wear at top & bottom of spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Actors. 004433

Price: 10.00 USD
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7 His Way: The Unauthorized Biography of Frank Sinatra
Kelley, Kitty
Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. Bantam Books 1986 0-553-05137-7 / 9780553051377 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Neatly penned previous owner name and date on front free endpaper. 575 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 009555

Price: 12.00 USD
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8 The Cinema of Ernst Lubitsch
Poague, Leland A.
A. S. Barnes 1978 0-498-01958-6 / 9780498019586 1st American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Verry Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with some notations in light pencil by previous owner on front free endpaper (easily erasable). Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with slight hint of superficial rubbing to corners. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Filmography. 010145

Price: 20.00 USD
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Greta Garbo: A Cinematic Legacy, Vieira, Mark A.
9 Greta Garbo: A Cinematic Legacy
Vieira, Mark A.
New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 2005 0-8109-5897-x / 9780810958975 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean photographically illustrated boards (lovely profile in black & white of the actress on front board, mirrored facial portrait of her on rear board). Very tiny bumps to two corner tips. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Beautiful photo illustrated endpapers. Very small remainder mark on bottom page edges. 288 pgs. with index. Illustrated throughout with breathtaking luminous photos and movie stills, some never before published. Clean crisp dustjacket is not price clipped ($50.00/US, $70.00/Canada on front flap), unchipped, no edgewear, no tears. Enclosed in archival quality mylar cover. An exquisite book on this classically beautiful actress, and the legendary story of her rise to fame. There has never been anyone quite like her. "What, when drunk, one sees in other women, one sees in Garbo sober." - Kenneth Tynan 9" x 12". Cinema. 015347

Price: 45.00 USD
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10 The Celluloid Sacrifice: Aspects of Sex in the Movies
Walker, Alexander
New York Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1967 Stated First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Front free endpaper has previous owner commentary in light pencil (full page). 241 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight wear at corners and edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cinema. 010132

Price: 15.00 USD
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11 The Moguls
Zierold, Normal
New York Coward McCann 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Review copy, with review slip laid in. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 354 pgs. Illustrated with 24 pages of photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight wear and short closed tears at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. From Selznick and Goldwyn to DeMille and Zanuck, here are the sovereigns and sahibs of the movie industry in the heyday of their power when they ruled the big studios and the big stars. 010214

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Moguls, Zierold, Norman
12 The Moguls
Zierold, Norman
New York Coward McCann 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of slightest fading to edges. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 354 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Cinema. 014237

Price: 15.00 USD
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