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Image for A.E. Stegmann : The Life and Art of a Remarkable Artist

A.E. Stegmann : The Life and Art of a Remarkable Artist

By: Alexander, Marc

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Mouth and Foot Painting Artists: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051874

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the life and career of one of the most remarkable men of the 20th century who overcame the loss of his arms through polio to become a professional artist and left a legacy of self-help and encouragement. Clean bright large format hardback in a d/w - 164 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Sir Aubrey : A Biography of C. Aubrey Smith, England Cricketer, West End Actor, Hollywood Film Star

Sir Aubrey : A Biography of C. Aubrey Smith, England Cricketer, West End Actor, Hollywood Film Star

By: Allen, David Rayvern

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Elm Tree Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067306

ISBN: 0241105900

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the life and career of the larger than life personality whose name still carries authority among the British 'colony' in Hollywood and reverberates in the Long Room at Lords. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 172 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Citizen Jane : The Turbulent Life of Jane Fonda

Citizen Jane : The Turbulent Life of Jane Fonda

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: £9.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Henry Holt & Company: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051706

ISBN: 0805009590

Condition: Very Good


Uncompromising, unauthorized, and often startling biography based on years of research and countless interviews - including conservations with Henry Fonda and with Jane herself. View more info

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Jagger Unauthorized

By: Andersen, Christopher

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 1993

Seller ID: 052864

ISBN: 0671712098

Condition: Very Good


Riveting portrait based on years of research and countless interviews with friends, teachers, fellow musicians, family members, neighbours, industry insiders and lovers. Clean bright large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 438 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Loving Lucy : An Illustrated Tribute to Lucille Ball

Loving Lucy : An Illustrated Tribute to Lucille Ball

By: Andrews, Bart & Watson, Thomas J.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Robson Books: 1980

Edition: TV Tie-in

Seller ID: 067349

ISBN: 0860511278

Condition: Near Fine


A words and pictures tribute to the world's most beloved comedienne. Includes nearly 400 photographs, many of them never previously published. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 226 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Tupac: A Thug Life

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Plexus Publishing Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 021334

ISBN: 0859653757

Condition: Near Fine


Comprehensive biography Illuminating the life at the heart of the legend. Unread, large format paperback - 207 pages. Slightest signs of storage. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Cary Grant

By: Ashman, Chuck; Trescott, Pamela

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, W. H. Allen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052160

ISBN: 0491030258

Condition: Very Good


Traces the extraordinary chain of events that subsequently led Archie Leach, boy acrobat, to become Cary Grant, Hollywood's most sophisticated leading man. Small tippex marks to ffep else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Before Your Very Eyes

By: Askey, Arthur

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, The Woburn Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057853

ISBN: 0713001348

Condition: Very Good


The story of his long career - often hilarious, sometimes tragic and always busy - his early days in Concert Party and the remarkable team spirit amongst the groups of seaside entertainers; plus his work during the pioneer days of radio and television. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear with sunning to spine. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 191 pages including postscript. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sun and Shadow (SIGNED COPY)

By: Aumont, Jean-Pierre.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., W. W. Norton & Co.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067480

ISBN: 0393075117

Condition: Near Fine


The autobiography of the French actor, and holder of the Legion d'Honneur and the Croix de Guerre for his World War II military service. Clean, square hardback which is SIGNED to the reverse of the half-title page with the inscription ''To Bryan with my very best wishes and friendship Jean-Pierre Aumont''. Dustjacket shows lightest shelfwear and is clipped though the dollar price remains. Number Line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0. Foreword by Francois Truffaut.. 315 pages including index. View more info

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Rubens and His Times

By: Avermaete, Roger

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1968

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 053869

Condition: Very Good


Translated by Christine Trollope. Written in a modern and more balanced style - factually informative and intensely readable. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 218 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Baby Doll : An Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By: Baker, Carroll

Price: £50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Arbor House: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067139

ISBN: 0877955581

Condition: Near Fine


The remarkable story of the triumphs and tragedies in the public and very private life of a luminous, talented woman who found her way past the grasp of Hollywood's image makers. Clean, square hardabck which is SIGNED by the author to the half-title page with the inscription ''For Brian Wood Enjoy ! Carroll Baker April 17, 1984'' Dustjacket is price clipped - 305 pages including index, Number Line - 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. View more info

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Marie Lloyd : Queen of the Music Halls

By: Baker, Richard Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064202

ISBN: 0709041357

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the life and times of the Queen of the Edwardian music-hall in England. Clean, bright copy in a d/w protected in a plastic film - 192 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Films of Jack Lemmon (SIGNED BY SUBJECT)

By: Baltake, Joe

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, USA, Citadel Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Subject

Seller ID: 067693

ISBN: 0806505605

Condition: Very Good


The complete record of the multi-talented actor thus far, as the author reveals the thoughts of the legend gleaned during cooperative and revealingly frank sessions. Covers, in depth, every play, film, and television show in which he appeared. Clean, bright, large format hardback which is SIGNED by the subject with the inscription ''To Brian- with my very best wishes, Jack Lemmon''. Dustjacket remains unclipped d/w - 255 pages. View more info

Image for Flora : Appreciation of the Life and Work of Dame Flora Robson ( SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHOR & SUBJECT)

Flora : Appreciation of the Life and Work of Dame Flora Robson ( SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHOR & SUBJECT)

By: Barrow, Kenneth

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Subject

Seller ID: 067505

ISBN: 0434047759

Condition: As New


Details a brilliant artistic career as well as giving an insight into the life and personality of a warm, generous and sensitive woman. Gift quality hardback which is SIGNED to the title page by both Kenneth Barrow and Flora Robson. Dust jacket remains unclipped - 242 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Memories : An Autobiography

By: Barrymore, Ethel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hulton Press Limited: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067363

Condition: Good


The moving story of America's greatest actress. Internally clean copy in a repaired, price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear with dustiness and sunning to spine. A good reading copy - 224 pages including index. Previous owner's bookplate hidden by front flap. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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I Know What I'm Worth

By: Baum, Vicki

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042934

Condition: Very Good


Rare and enchanting writer's biography beginning with her early years in Vienna at the turn of the 20th century where her musical, eccentric and oddly-assorted family laid all kinds of burdens upon her young shoulders. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing wear & tear and some loss - 332 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Intermission : A True Story

By: Baxter, Anne

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067644

ISBN: 0399115773

Condition: Very Good


The Academy Award-winning actress writes with intensity and compassion about her four years in the Australian outback after she moved from Hollywood at the height of her career. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 384 pages. Fore-edges remain untrimmed. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Thank Heaven for Little Girls : The True Story of Maurice Chevalier's Life and Times

By: Behr, Edward

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 050595

ISBN: 0091773946

Condition: Very Good


The story of one of the greatest performers of all time in this study of a fascinating, complex and misunderstood man whose end, for all his wealth and fame, was tragic. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 368 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Portrait of Max - an Intimate Memoir of Sir Max Beerbohm

By: Behrman, S.N.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Random House: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050569

Condition: Good


Profile of Max Beerbohm by his friend the celebrated American playwright and screenwriter S.N. Behrman. A little sunning to front cover and wear to titles on spine. otherwise a square, tight hardback. Text block clean. 317 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w cartoons by Beerbohm. View more info

Image for Aubrey Beardsley : An Account of His Life

Aubrey Beardsley : An Account of His Life

By: Benkovitz, Miriam J.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048464

ISBN: 0241103827

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the life of an extraordinary genius, the epitome of fin de si├Ęcle, who died tragically young in 1898, before he was twenty-six. Previous owner's name/date to ffep else a clean bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 226 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info