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Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? - Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy, Benoit, Tod
1 Where Are They Buried? How Did They Die? - Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy
Benoit, Tod
New York Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2003 1579122876 / 9781579122874 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 560 pages. Dust jacket is clean and bright, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. All about the death & burial places of famous and infamous people, from Greata Garbo, Marilyn Monroe and Mark Twain to Mother Teresa and Kurt Cobain. Amazing information on unforgettable people. 026954

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Marilyn Monroe: Unseen Archives, Clayton, Marie
2 Marilyn Monroe: Unseen Archives
Clayton, Marie
Bath, United Kingdom Parragon Publishing 2006 1405413409 / 9781405413404 First Unknown Fine Fine Jacket 
Lovely clean hardcover book and dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11". Clean unworn glossy boards with photos of Marilyn on front and rear cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean black endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with gorgeous photos of Marilyn throughout. 384 pages. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026456

Price: 25.00 USD
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Our Mutual Friend, Dickens, Charles
3 Our Mutual Friend
Dickens, Charles
New York Modern Library 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Printing of the Modern Library Edition (Modern Library No. 308) in illustrated dust jacket. With an Introduction by Monroe Engel. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean blue cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with rose red top-stained upper text block page edges. Kent style endpapers, with an "H" inside a circle stamped at lower corner of front free endpaper. No other marks. 846 pages. Clean dust jacket has small corner chips and closed tears at top spine edge, wear at corner tips. 393 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026342

Price: 25.00 USD
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Fish, Engel, Monroe
4 Fish
Engel, Monroe
New York Atheneum 1981 0-689-11219-X / 9780689112195 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, clean brown cloth spine with unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wera. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Small previous owner name and year neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 217 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, very short closed edge tear at top rear panel edge near spine, slight edge wear at top edge of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel set in Cambridge, Boston and the New England coast. 8vo. Fiction. 015410

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Over the Threshold of War - Personal Experiences of the Great European Conflict, Hopkins, Nevil Monroe
5 Over the Threshold of War - Personal Experiences of the Great European Conflict
Hopkins, Nevil Monroe
Philadelphia /London J. B. Lippincott 1918 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean decorated binding, first edition - 1918 on title page, "Published April, 1918" on copyright page. Clean blue cloth boards with decoration on cover (binoculars set against gray cloud-like background), gold lettering on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. Very light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Frontispiece photo portrait of King Albert. With 70 illustrations, many from photographs by the author; drawings by Edmund Frederic, also documents and colored proclamations. 375 pages. 021979

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Light Years - Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars, Kirkland, Douglas
6 Light Years - Three Decades Photographing Among the Stars
Kirkland, Douglas
New York Thames and Hudson 1989 0-500-54154-X / 9780500541548 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket photographs by Douglas Kirkland 
Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. Elephant folio in size (12" x 16-3/4"). Clean unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Illustrated with 128 beautiful photographs by Douglas Kirkland of famous stars, 100 of them in full color ( Marilyn Monroe, Catherine Deneuve, Kathleen Turner, Elizabeth Taylor, Lucille Ball, Sophia Loren, etc.) 017561

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Fifties in Pictures, Lescott, James
7 The Fifties in Pictures
Lescott, James
Great Britain Parragon Inc 2007 1405495308 / 9781405495301 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean glossy unworn pictoral boards with Marilyn Monroe on the cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean purple endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color and black and white photographs. 256 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, short closed tear at top rear flap fold, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024354

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Congo and other Poems, Lindsay, Vachel
8 The Congo and other Poems
Lindsay, Vachel
New York Macmillan 1915 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dustjacket 
Clean mustard yellow cloth boards with black and red stamped decoration, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Light surface wear to top and bottom spine edges, no fraying. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper, owner's name neatly penned on front free endpaper. 159 pgs. With an introduction by Harriet Monroe. 017540

Price: 50.00 USD
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Of Women and Their Elegance, Mailer, Norman
9 Of Women and Their Elegance
Mailer, Norman
New York Simon & Schuster 1980 067124020X / 9780671240202 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates; very small remainder mark on bottom text block edge near spine. Stunningly beautiful photographs throughout in black and white and color, all by Milton H. Greene. 288 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Norman Mailer set out in this book to recreate the mind, the thoughts, the feelings, the life of Marilyn Monroe, as if she herself were talking in her own recognizable tone of voice, about the most intimate moments of her private life. This portrait is intensified by the startling photographs of her friend, the photographer and movie producer Milton Greene, whose work, in harmony with Mailer's prose, portrays not only the face and figure of Marilyn, but her moods and thoughts and deepest longings. 026440

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