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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

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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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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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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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The Films of Tyrone Power

By: Belafonte, Dennis; Marill, Alvin H.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, USA, The Citadel Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067437

ISBN: 0806504773

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the career of the man who became 20th Century-Fox's leading man almost from the first days that Darryl F. Zanuck became head of the company. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages. Foreword by Henry King. 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

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I Remember it Well - SIGNED COPY

By: Chevalier, Maurice

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1971

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 067297

ISBN: 0491004362

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED on the half title in blue ink "Most Cordially - Maurice Chevalier 1971). Clean, crisp hardback in unclipped jacket. Appears unread. 221 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ronald Colman : A Very Private Person

By: Colman, Juliet Benita

Price: £35.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., William Morrow & Co: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067641

ISBN: 0688002749

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the life and career of the actor of great talent and charm who became a star of the silent screen and was more successful than any other actor in making the transition to talking pictures. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 294 pages including index. Enclosed, laid in, is a mint condition, unused, postcard with a still taken from A Tale of Two Cities. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Knight Errant - a Biography of Douglas Fairbanks Jr.

By: Connell, Brian

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067431

Condition: Good


Lively account of Fairbank's career as a film and stage star, naval officer, and trusted State Department emissary and adviser written with the active collaboration of its subject. Good clean hardback though residual tape marks to endpapers and jacket where they were previously taped down. Text block very clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Vanity Will Get You Somewhere: An Autobiography

By: Cotten, Joseph

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Columbus Books Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067371

ISBN: 0862873665

Condition: Near Fine


Autobiography of the actor famous for his roles in Citizen Kane, and The Third Man - recounting stories of the many famous personalities he encountered during his illustrious career. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped dustjacket. 235 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Gift quality. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Terrible Liar : A Memoir

By: Cronyn, Hume

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA., William Morrow & Co: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067177

ISBN: 0688100805

Condition: Near Fine


Tells of the life and career of the man who, for over half-a-century, has been one of the most distinguished actors in the English-speaking world, charming, entertaining and enthralling theatre, movie, and TV audiences. Here he includes many anecdotes about himself, as well as about countless legends of the stage and screen. Clean, bright, gift-quality hardback in an unclipped d/w - 431 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Tony Curtis : The Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By: Curtis; Tony; Paris, Barry

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067227

ISBN: 0434161845

Condition: As New


A no-punches-pulled account as Curtis debunks myths of stardom and glamour with a raw, uncensored street-honed New York bite. Bright, square hardback which simply SIGNED by the author to the ffep with the inscription ''Brian Tony Curtis''. Dust jacket remains unclipped - 352 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Keaton : The Man Who Wouldn't Lie Down

By: Dardis, Tom

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1979

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 067173

ISBN: 0233971378

Condition: Near Fine


Perceptive biography bringing us closer than ever before to a full understanding of the genius of the man and his work. Odd, minor spotting to ffep else a clean, bright, square copy in an unclipped d/w - 340 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Who's who in Hollywood, 1900-1976

By: David Ragan

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, Arlington House: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067586

ISBN: 0870003496

Condition: Near Fine


Twenty thousand entries cover every actor and actress credited in an American film from the earliest flickering nickelodeon to the box-office smashes of 1976. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped jacket. 864 pages. Prompt UK dispatch. View more info

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The Films of Spencer Tracy

By: Deschner, Donald

Price: £20.00

Publisher: New York, The Citadel Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067544

Condition: Near Fine


Comprehensive survey of every film Tracy ever starred in documented with a synopsis, credit lists, the supporting players, reviews and a vast array of photographs. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped jacket. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs. 255 pages. Prompt UK dispatch. View more info

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The Ragman's Son : An Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By: Douglas, Kirk

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1988

Edition: First British Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067573

ISBN: 0671699598

Condition: Near Fine


The Hollywood great describes with unflinching humour his long, hard struggle to become an actor, his training, his fledgling years on Broadway, interrupted by war service, the sudden break that brought him to Hollywood in 1945 for the screen text that would change his life. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 510 pages including index. SIGNED to the title page with the inscription ''Hi Brian - Kirk Douglas'' View more info

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Red Carpets and Other Banana Skins (SIGNED COPY)

By: Everett, Rupert

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Little, Brown: 2006

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 056200

ISBN: 0316732222

Condition: As New


The author reveals himself as a consummate storyteller and a charming guide to life lived in the fast lane. Clean, tight hardback in an unclipped d/w - 406 pages. Flat SIGNED to the title page in black felt-tip pen. View more info

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James Stewart

By: Eyles, Allen

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067314

ISBN: 0491032420

Condition: Very Good


Biography of the great American actor whose many classics include - It's a Wonderful Life, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, The Glenn Miller Story and the Man Who Knew Too Much. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper, 255 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Salad Days

By: Fairbanks, Douglas

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1988

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 052168

ISBN: 0002163322

Condition: Very Good


The first volume of the raconteur, bon vivant, actor and diplomat's autobiography, spanning the twenties and thirties, ending in 1941, when FDR sent him and his new wife on a fact-finding tour of South America just before the U.S. entered World War II. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 431 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cary Grant : The Light Touch

By: Godfrey, Lionel

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, BCA: 1981

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 052156

Condition: Very Good


Tells the story of the remarkable transformation of Archie Leach into Cary Grant along with his several marriages. Clean square hardback in a d/w - 224 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info