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A Remarkable Woman - A Biography of Katharine Hepburn, Anne Edwards
1 A Remarkable Woman - A Biography of Katharine Hepburn
Anne Edwards
New York William Morrow & Co 1989 0688045286 / 9780688045289 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean dust jacket. Clean cream boards with red cloth spine with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean red endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with wonderful photographs. 512 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Biography of one of the greatest and most enduring stars of the 20h Century. 025960

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A Flask of Fields - Verbal and Visual Gems from the Films of W. C. Fields, Anobile, Richard J.
2 A Flask of Fields - Verbal and Visual Gems from the Films of W. C. Fields
Anobile, Richard J.
Darien House 1972 0-517-129647 / 9780517129647 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
272 pgs. VG in VG DJ - archival quality mylar cover Clean and tight oversize hardbound book. No names or writing inside. Clean dustjacket has two very small closed tears (1/2") one on top edge and one on bottom edge. Price-clipped. Pages and pages of wonderful black and white stills from W. C. Fields movies (over 700), as well as wonderful lines and quotes. A must for any W. C. Fields fan!Cinema. 002466

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Humphrey Bogart, Benchley, Nathaniel
3 Humphrey Bogart
Benchley, Nathaniel
Boston Little, Brown 1975 0316088862 / 9780316088862 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Second printing in dust jacket. Very clean black boards with black cloth spine; bright silver lettering on cover, red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean red endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with stunning photographs and movie stills. 242 pages. Photographic dust jacket is not price clipped; very slight edge wear. enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An affectionate, funny, always perceptive portrait of the society blue blood who played tough men with more style and panache than any other actor in Hollywood, before or since. 023773

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4 The Films of Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy
Castanza, Philip
Secausus, NJ The Citadel Press 1978 0-8065-0600-8 / 9780806506005 First Hard Cover Near FIne Fine Jacket 
Very clean lavender boards with rose cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Two articles lightly taped in at front endpapers. 224 pgs. Illustrated with beautiful black & white photographs throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Cinema. 010139

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Audrey The Life of Audrey Hepburn, Charles Higham
5 Audrey The Life of Audrey Hepburn
Charles Higham
New York Scribner 1984 0025515101 / 9780025515109 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped jacket. Signed "Audrey Hepburn" on front free endpaper, but cannot verify. Have compared signature to others of hers and I don't feel it's a match. Small ink-stamp on front free endpaper that says "not for resale." Lavender boards with silver initials AH on cover, clean black cloth spine with silver lettering. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated with many black and white photographs. 228 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, has edge wear, a few tiny nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023194

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Marilyn Monroe: Unseen Archives, Clayton, Marie
6 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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La Boheme, Coolidge-Rask, Marie
7 La Boheme
Coolidge-Rask, Marie
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1926 Photoplay Edition Hardcover Good Good+ Jacket 
Photoplay edition in original jacket. Blue ribbed cloth boards with black lettering and decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. Some light water stains to bottom front board edge, rear board edge, otherwise clean. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription on front free endpaper. 342 pgs. Illustrated with stills from the movie starring Lillian Gish. Color illustrated dustjacket featuring portrait of Lillian Gish seated on stairwell has shallow chipping at top spine edge, very small chips at corners, rear panel has 1" closed edge tear, light soiling (a few pen scribbles and faint water stain to bottom edge). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Very attractive and solid copy of book and dustjacket in spite of flaws. 017564

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8 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 First 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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Steele of the Royal Mounted, Curwood, James Oliver
9 Steele of the Royal Mounted
Curwood, James Oliver
New York A. L. Burt Photoplay Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Photoplay edition in clean bright original jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 397 pp. Illustrated with scenes from the motion picture. Clean unchipped dustjacket has slight surface wear to two corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A beautiful copy. 019388

Price: 40.00 USD
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Adventure (Originally published as The Anointed), Davis, Clyde Brion
10 Adventure (Originally published as The Anointed)
Davis, Clyde Brion
Cleveland / New York World Publishing Company 1946 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Printing (January 1946) of the Forum Books Motion Picture Edition, in original dust jacket. Black cloth boards with gold lettering, blue and gold Forum Books logo on cover; blue title box with gold vertical lettering on spine. Very light soiling. No fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean photo-illustrated endpapers (Greer Garson and Clark Gable on front and rear endpapers). No names, writing or marks. Small ariticle about the MGM motion picture is lightly taped onto front free endpaper. Pages are clean, but tanned. 183 pages. Dust jacket is clean, has some fading to spine and edges, small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of youth and romance, on which the MGM film was based starring Clark Gable and Greer Garson, with Joan Blondell and Thomas Mitchell. 023934

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Katharine Hepburn: A Life in Pictures, Diana Karanikas; Harvey, Jackson; Karanikas, Diana Harvey
11 Katharine Hepburn: A Life in Pictures
Diana Karanikas; Harvey, Jackson; Karanikas, Diana Harvey
Friedman Fairfax Publishers (Metro Books) 1998 1567995667 / 9781567995664 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Printing with full number line on copyright page, in clean unchipped dust jacket. Large book - approx. size 10" x 13". Clean purple cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean purple endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautifully illustrated in color and black and white with gorgeous photos and stills from her many wonderful films. 96 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025845

Price: 30.00 USD
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Sexual Alienation in the Cinema the Dynamics of Sexual  Freedom, Durgnat, Raymond
12 Sexual Alienation in the Cinema the Dynamics of Sexual Freedom
Durgnat, Raymond
London Studio Vista 1972 0-289-70261-5 / 9780289702611 First 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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Apolcalypse Postponed, Eco, Umberto
13 Apolcalypse Postponed
Eco, Umberto
Bloomington and Indianapolis Indiana University Press and The British Film Institute 1994 0-253-31851-3 / 9780253318510 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Clean unfaded maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 227 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A collection of Umberto Eco's essays on mass culture from the 1960s through the 1980s, including major pieces which have not been translated into English before. Organized in four main parts, Eco looks at a variety of topics and cultural productions, including the world of Charlie Brown, distinctions between highbrow and lowbrow, the future of literacy, Chinese comic strips, whether countercultures exist, Fellini's "Ginger and Fred," and the Italian genius industry. 017522

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The Film of Murder in the Cathedral, Eliot, T. S.; George Hoellering
14 The Film of Murder in the Cathedral
Eliot, T. S.; George Hoellering
New York Harcourt Brace 1952 First Hardcover Very Good Fair Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean decorated paper-covered boards with clean green cloth spine, black lettering on spine. Some wear to two corner tips, otherwise bright, clean and solid; hinges are sound, no cracking, binding is tight and square. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with color and black and white plates. Dust jacket is clean but has large edge chips, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. With six plates in color and 48 pages of monochrome illustrations from photographs and 690 illustrations in line. 026879

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Scarlett, Rhett, and a Cast of Thousands: The Filming of Gone with the Wind, Flamini, Roland
15 Scarlett, Rhett, and a Cast of Thousands: The Filming of Gone with the Wind
Flamini, Roland
New York Macmillan 1976 0025386700 / 9780025386709 Fourth Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Fourth printing (stated) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean yellow cloth boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated throughout with photographs and movie stills. 355 pages with index. Clean jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, a few very tiny edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023753

Price: 15.00 USD
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16 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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17 The Dracula Scrapbook
Haining, Peter
Stamford, CT Longmeadow Press 1992 0-681-41643-2 / 9780681416437 Reprint Hard Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean and bright glossy hardcover book. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Red endpapers. Illustrated with black & white photographs & stills from movies. 159 pgs. 8-3/4" x 11-1/4". Cinema. 006171

Price: 12.00 USD
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Wild Oranges, Hergesheimer, Joseph
18 Wild Oranges
Hergesheimer, Joseph
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1922 Photoplay Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Photoplay edition in clean original dustjacket. Clean green cloth boards with orange stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying, no fading, one tiny pin-point puncture to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with black & white scenes from the Goldwyn motion picture, and illustrated with black & white plates (stills from the movie). 128 pgs. Color illustrated dustjacket has tiny chip at top spine corner, a few tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The complete novel, illustrated with scenes from the photoplay. Collectible quality, scarce in this condition. 018924

Price: 200.00 USD
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Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks - The Most Popular Couple the World has Ever Known, Herndon, Booton
19 Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks - The Most Popular Couple the World has Ever Known
Herndon, Booton
New York Norton 1977 0393075087 / 9780393075083 First Hardcover Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing, with full number line) in unclipped dust jacket. Beige boards with beige cloth spine, brown lettering on spine. Light soiling (a few small spots to boards), one bumped corner tip with small spot of wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner last name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with wonderful photographs. 324 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028046

Price: 18.00 USD
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20 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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