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Image for Picture Show Annual 1958

Picture Show Annual 1958

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Pressl: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 056776

Condition: Good


A little rubbing to board edges else a good clean hardback being a round-up of the films and actors of the year. Including articles on the29th Annual Academy Awards; The Longest Films and numerous features and photographs of actors and actresses. View more info

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Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Studio Book)

By: N/A

Price: £27.50

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1980

Seller ID: 067690

ISBN: 0670653810

Condition: Very Good


Tells the story of Snow White accompanied by more than 400 of the original drawings, sketches & paintings used in preparing the 1937 film detail the history of the creation of Disney's first full length animated feature. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped jacket. 222 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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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

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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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A Star, Is A Star, Is A Star! The Lives and Loves of Susan Hayward

By: Andersen, Christopher P

Price: £10.00

Publisher: United States, Doubleday: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 067485

ISBN: 0385155980

Condition: Very Good


Powerful biography of the Hollywood actress who was 5 times nominated for an Academy Award, finally winning with her portrayal of death row inmate Barbara Graham in I want to Live. Very good clean hardback in unclipped jacket. 269 pages. Faint foxing to fore-edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Buster Keaton's The General

By: Anobile, Richard J. ( Edited By )

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., Universe Books: 1975

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 067340

Condition: Near Fine


Presents the most accurate and complete reconstruction of a film in book form. Over 2,100 frame blow-up photos shown sequentially and coupled with all the original dialogue frames from the film allow the reader to recapture this film classic in its entirety. Introduction by Raymond Rohauer and with a special interview with Marion Mack. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 256 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Screen Greats Presents Marilyn

By: Anon

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Starlog Press:

Seller ID: 044851

Condition: Good


50 page magazine about Marilyn's life and films with fold-out pin-ups still present but loose to rear. Good, clean copy circa 1980 which includes a copy of the famous nude photo taken by Tom Kelly in 1949. Prompt dispatch. 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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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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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

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Hollywood Greats

By: Barry Norman

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067621

ISBN: 034023332X

Condition: Near Fine


Portrays the lives and personalities of 10 stars of the Hollywood heyday - Clark Gable, Errol Flynn, Spencer Tracy, Gary Cooper, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Crawford, Ronald Coleman, Jean Harlow, Judy Garland and Charles Laughton. Clean, crisp hardback in unclipped jacket. 272 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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D. W. Griffith - American Film Master

By: Barry, Iris

Price: £16.00

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1965

Seller ID: 067408

Condition: Very Good


Published by the MoMA to coincide with a large exhibition of Griffith's work - looks at the life and films of the American film director who was widely considered as the most important filmmaker of his generation, he pioneered the feature-length movie and many enduring cinematic techniques, such as the close-up. and explains that he was a key figure in the development of American film whilst including new information on his career, comments on how each of the films came to be made and what they contributed to the medium. Very good clean hardback in unclipped jacket which is a little rubbed... View more info

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Too Much, Too Soon

By: Barrymore, Diana & Frank, Gerold

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Australia, Shakespeare Head: 1957

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 067538

Condition: Very Good


Biography of the American film and stage actress, daughter of John Barrymore and Blanche Oelrichs, whose heritage proved too much for her to bear. .Minor foxing to page edges else a very good clean hardback in jacket which shows signs of light shelfwear. 303 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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If the Other Guy Isn't Jack Nicholson, I've Got the Part : Hollywood Tales of Big Breaks, Bad Luck and Box Office Magic

By: Base, Ron

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Chicago, IL, USA, Contemporary Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050337

ISBN: 0809235285

Condition: Very Good


Fascinating insight into how major film parts were won (or lost) as the author examines the complex chemistry of movie stardom - a potent mix of greed and cunning, ego and casting, dedication and just plain dumb luck. Clean bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 319 pages including index. 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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The Cinema of John Ford

By: Baxter, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., A. S. Barnes & Company: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067238

ISBN: 0302021906

Condition: Very Good


Part of The International Film Guide Series. Small, square booklet with illustrations accompanied by commentary. Good clean copy - 176 pages including select bibliography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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When the Smoke Hit the Fan : A Reminiscence of the Theater, Movies, and T.V.

By: Bellamy, Ralph

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, USA, Doubleday & Co: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067592

ISBN: 0385148607

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the life and career of the man who was an actor, manager and stagehand before the world knew about theatrical unions, method acting and unemployment insurance. Some odd, faint spotting to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 276 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for As Thousands Cheer : The Life of Irving Berlin

As Thousands Cheer : The Life of Irving Berlin

By: Bergreen, Laurence

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 1990

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 067555

ISBN: 0340534869

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality hardback which, appears unread, which also serves as a social history of American entertainment. Masterly and compelling biography containing a chronology of all Berlin's 1,500 songs plus his scores for Hollywood and Broadway. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 658 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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J. R. R. Tolkien University

By: Bischoff, David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ, USA, Wildside Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050011

ISBN: 1587151871

Condition: As New


As new, unread large format paperback. 166 pages. Novel in which a young Hollywood screenwriter goes to Wizard's College in order to make a fantasy movie in the Fantasy Dimension. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Selznick Players

By: Bowers, Ronald L

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, USA, A. S. Barnes & Company: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067208

ISBN: 0498013758

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the career of the man who knew how to create and merchandise not only some of the greatest films ever made in Hollywood, but some of its greatest stars. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 255 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info