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1 The Great Muppet Caper

New York Muppet Press/Random House 1981 0-394-84874-8 / 9780394848747 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean bright glossy color-illustrated cover. No bumping, a touch of wear to rear bottom corner. binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with scenes from the movie. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Children's. 005118

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Out Without My Rubbers, Anderson, John Murray (As told to Hugh Abercrombie Anderson)
2 Out Without My Rubbers
Anderson, John Murray (As told to Hugh Abercrombie Anderson)
New York Library Publishers 1954 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with yellow lettering on cover and spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean beautifully decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontis photo portrait of John Murray Anderson. 253 pages with index. Dustjacket is bright, not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), shallow chipping at top spine edge, light edge wear with short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The memoirs of a great Broadway showman, producer of twenty-nine major Broadway musicals, seven circuses for Ringling Brothers and four aquacades for Billy Rose, along with a multitude of movie stage shows, night club shows, pageants and motion pictures. 022395

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A Remarkable Woman - A Biography of Katharine Hepburn, Anne Edwards
3 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

Price: 15.00 USD
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Humphrey Bogart, Benchley, Nathaniel
4 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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Mister Moses, Catto, Max
5 Mister Moses
Catto, Max
New York William Morrow 1961 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original jacket. Marbled green boards with yellow cloth spine, black lettering on spine. Hint of fading to board edges; very light dust soiling to spine. Binding is tight & square, no bumping or wear. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 218 pp. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, tiny closed tear at upper rear spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel set in Africa, where a certain valley is soon to be flooded by the opening of a new dam--and where a District Officer is having his problems persuading the natives to leave their home for a tract of land set aside by the French government. Then Joe Moses arrives on the scene. A unique adventure ensues, as Mister Moses leads the natives on a forty-day trek through the jungle never for a moment without danger, excitement or hilarity. Made into a movie (1965) starring Robert Mitchum. 019317

Price: 35.00 USD
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Audrey The Life of Audrey Hepburn, Charles Higham
6 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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Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford _ A cheerful account of the rise and fall of an American Business Bucaneer, Chester, George Randolph
7 Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford _ A cheerful account of the rise and fall of an American Business Bucaneer
Chester, George Randolph
New York A. L. Burt 1908 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
A. L. Burt edition in original jacket. Very clean orange cloth boards with black stamped lettering and border decoration around large color paste-on illustration (illustration is clean and has no wear). Black stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Four illustrations. 448 pages. Scarce dust jacket has large chip at base of spine corner, chipping at top of spine (not interfering with title), small chips at other corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A silent movie of the same name was made (1921) with Fred Niblo playing Wallingford. 023321

Price: 22.00 USD
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Clear and Present Danger, Clancy, Tom
8 Clear and Present Danger
Clancy, Tom
New York Putnam Pub Group 1989 0399134409 / 9780399134401 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Clean unfaded charcoal gray boards with clean black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean dark gray endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 656 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, some fading to background on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Tom Clancy at his best creating believable and suspenseful drama involving Columbian Drug Lords and assassinations. Made into an Oscar nominated movie (1994) starring Harrison Ford and Willem Defoe. 018163

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Marilyn Monroe: Unseen Archives, Clayton, Marie
9 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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Paths of Glory, Cobb, Humphrey
10 Paths of Glory
Cobb, Humphrey
New York Viking Press 1935 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped first issue jacket. Clean blue and rose cloth boards with gold title box across front board and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; previous owner name neatly penned on front fixed endpaper. 265 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has some edge wear and very small edge chips, small surface scrape below title on front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Anti-war novel in World War I setting, made into award-winning MGM movie (1957) directed by Stanley Kubrick, starring Kirk Douglas. 022088

Price: 100.00 USD
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La Boheme, Coolidge-Rask, Marie
11 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

Price: 25.00 USD
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Kramer Versus Kramer, Corman, Avery
12 Kramer Versus Kramer
Corman, Avery
New York Random House 1977 0-394-41053-X / 9780394410531 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean orange boards with clean beige 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. 233 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Captivating novel about a man who is deserted by his wife and left to care for his four-year old son; made into a blockbuster movie in 1979 starring Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman which won five Oscars. 8vo. Fiction. 013922

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Island at the End of the World, Crouzat, Henri
13 Island at the End of the World
Crouzat, Henri
New York Duell, Sloan, & Pierce 1959 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Scarce first edition, first printing in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 214 pp. Jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), with tiny closed tear and hint of wear at upper spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Shipwrecked when their hospital ship is torpedoed, a young officer of the French Air Force and three English nurses find themselves marooned on a tiny island in the Indian Ocean. This book was made into a French film in 1959 titled L’île du bout du monde, directed by Edmond T. Gréville, and was later brought to the U.S. as a movie called TEMPTATION. 019516

Price: 100.00 USD
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14 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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Silver Scream A Bed-And-Breakfast Mystery, Daheim, Mary
15 Silver Scream A Bed-And-Breakfast Mystery
Daheim, Mary
New York William Morrow 2002 0380978679 / 9780380978670 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean white boards with unfaded red spine, silver 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. 306 pp. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In this hilarious bed-and-breakfast mystery, filmdom's most sparkling glitterati have brought their limos and their egos to Judith McMonigle Flynn's Hillside Manor for a gala preview of the latest epic movie from genius superproducer Bruno Zepf. Bruno hopes his new film is to die for--unfortunately for him, it is. 017749

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The Clansman, Dixon, Thomas Jr.
16 The Clansman
Dixon, Thomas Jr.
New York Triangle Books 1941 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Triangle Books Edition in illustrated dust jacket. The book from which the great movie, BIRTH OF A NATION, was made. Clean turquoise cloth boards with blue decoration on cover, blue lettering and small decoration on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly tanned). Previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 374 pages. Clean dust jacket has small surface scrape at lower left corner of front panel, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A reprint edition of one of the best-selling historical novels of all time. An historical romance laid in the South during the days just after the Civil War. Just as Gone With the Wind tells the story of the South during the Civil War, so this famous novel tells the story of the South in the terrifying days of the Reconstruction Era. 027018

Price: 25.00 USD
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House of Sand and Fog, Dubus, Andre
17 House of Sand and Fog
Dubus, Andre
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1999 0393046974 / 9780393046977 First Hardcover Very Good very good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with first edition statement and full number line on copyright page. Clean beige boards with gray spine, silver lettering on spine. Bumping and very slight wear to top and bottom spine edges, no tears. Tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 365 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, two very short closed edge tears at flap folds (under 1/2"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Breathtaking novel, made into award-winning movie starring Ben Kingsley and Jennifer Connelly (2003). 018048

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The Progress of Julius, DuMaurier, Daphne
18 The Progress of Julius
DuMaurier, Daphne
Sun Dial Press 1939 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Sun Dial Press edition (1939 reprint of original 1933 edition) in original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with black lettering and small decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 325 pages. Dust jacket clean with some edge chipping, slight fading to background on spine; advertising for DuMaurier's "Jamaica Inn" on rear panel with stills from the movie. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce title from Du Maurier, the story of one man's progress along the inevitable road between life and death, told with appalling and spectacular power by one the the most brilliant of English novelists to come our way. 026744

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The Hunger Games - The Official Illustrated Movie Companion, Egan, Kate
19 The Hunger Games - The Official Illustrated Movie Companion
Egan, Kate
New York Scholastic Press 2012 0545422906 / 9780545422901 First Paperback Near Fine 
Stated First Edition, March 2012 (with full number line indicating First Printing - 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1). 9' x 11" softcover book designed by Rick DeMonico and Heather Barber. Clean, color cover illustrated with scenes from the motion picture. No chipping, rubbing or tears. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 160 pages. 024764

Price: 20.00 USD
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Bridget Jones's Diary, Fielding, Helen
20 Bridget Jones's Diary
Fielding, Helen
New York Viking Press 1998 0670880728 / 9780670880720 First Hardcover Near Fine near fine Jacket 
Stated First American Edition, with full number line. Clean unfaded yellow-orange boards with clean white spine, metallic lettering on spine. Very light bumping at spine base, no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 267 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Bridget Jones's Diary charts a devastatingly self-aware, hilarious year in the life of a thirty-something single woman. Made into a movie (2001) starring Renée Zellweger and Colin Firth. 017820

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