Published by University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky, 1998
Trade Paperback. Condition: Good. 2nd Printing. 365 pp. Dampstain on bottom edge and bottom margin of most pages, but text clean. OK as reading copy. Binding firm. Several pages of glossy b&w photos of Warner family. Spine uncreased. Fascinating tale of the Warner family, and rise of the studio system in Hollywood, presented as a sort of movie script. Size: 8vo -- 9 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009967
Published by Signet (New American Library), NY, 1967
Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Good. 7th Printing. 285 pp., 8 pp. b&w photos. Light wear, front corners chipped, light edge rubbing, but still firm and fairly bright text. Light dampness buckling. No markings. A readable, lively biography of one of Hollywood's greatest film comedians. A NY Times review states: "Robert Lewis Taylor has written a hilarious history of the fabulous comedian, written it with understanding, sympathy and a gay respect for the scandalous facts involved.".
Seller Inventory # 005459
Published by Theatre Craft Books (Rodale Press), Emmaus, Pa., 1978
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 3rd Printing. 223 pp. Very clean, no markings, slight rubbing on corners and along edges. Light wear, binding still firm and tight. A collection of abot 20 articles on costume design, many of them how-to pointers for regional theaters and community theaters. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005618
Published by Nelson Doubleday, Garden City NY, 1973
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Book Club. 133 pp. Binding tight, close to new. Light scuff mark on upper part of front panel of dj. Previous owner's name on front end paper. Rest of text clean and bright. A historical drama about King Edward VIII's decision to abdicate and the influence of his mother, Queen Mary. Performed in the West End and Broadway in 1973. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005673
Published by Hachette Filipacchi Media, NY, 2004
Magazine. Condition: Very Good. 120 pp. Lightly thumbed. Still close to new. Subscriber imprint on lower front cover. Cdover story highlights Orlando Bloom in his starring role as Paris in "Troy," a 2004 summer blockbuster movie. Co-stars include Diane Kruger as Helen of Troy, Brad Pitt as Achilles and Peter O'Toole as King Priam. Other articles include a feature on Hugh Jackman playing Van Helsing. and Quentin Taratino's sequel "Kill Bill 2" Also a piece on Brazil prison film "Carandiru." Size: 4to -- 10.75 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009389
Published by Oxford University Press, New York, 1952
Cloth. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 3rd Printing. 49n pp. Spine ends heavily rubbed, Jacket split at spine into two sections, awaiting repair. Inscription and 1952 date on endpaper. Text clean and fairly bright. Binding good. A play about 4 prisoners of war being held in a church, and having dreams with Biblical themes. Size: 12mo -- 7.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010158
Published by Hill & Wang Pub, NY, 1969
Cloth. Condition: Good +. No Jacket. First Edition. 81 pp. Library discard stampings, shelf tag on spine. Else very good, no other markings, light toning. A play about the American West, first performed in London in 1968, then in the United States. Characters include Buffalo Bill, Sitting Bull and Wild Bill Hickock. With photos from the NY production, showing actor Stacy Keach and others. Size: 8vo -- 8.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005111
Published by Hachette Filipacchi Media, NY, 2003
Magazine. Condition: Very Good. June 2003. 112 pp. Lightly thumbed, subscriber's address printed in lower right front of cover. Cover story is about "X-2" movie showing star Hugh Jackman with his metal claws exposed. Issue also includes a 12-pp. insert giving 10 "Ten Best" movie lists in various categories. Other articles include an interview with Dustin Hoffman, a feature on young, emerging actors including Kirsten Dunst and Josh Hartnett, plus pieces on "Seabiscuit," "Legally Blonde 2" "The Hulk" "How to Watch a Movie," and a preview of films scheduled for summer release. Size: 4to -- 10.5 In. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005222
Published by Amadeus Press, Portland, Oregon, 1994
Boards. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 342 pp. Numerous b&w photos. Light dampstain on rear endpapers, else clean. Lightly bowed outward. No markings. Index. Taubman recalls his 40-plus years as a music and drama critic for the NY Times. Filled with humorous and touching anecdotes about dozens of prominent musicians, composers and actors. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 009838
Published by Grove Press, NY, 2006
Trade Paperback. Condition: Good =. 44th Printing. 109 pp. Textblock rippled but clean. Binding firm. Thumbed. Spine uncreased A macabre parable about a rich lady who promises to enrich a Central European town.Originally published in 1956. Translated by Patrick Bowles. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010054
Published by NY: Random House, 1961, NY, 1961
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Bacon, Paul (illustrator). Very Good/No Jacket. 437 pp., grean cloth, slight fading, covers slightly bowed. No markings. British playwright Emlyn Williams tells of his childhood, school experiences and introduction to the theater.
Seller Inventory # 003357
Published by Mastermedia International, Highland, California, 1988
Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. 265 pp. Lightly rippled but sturdy and bright text. No markings. No ISBN stated. Spine uncreased. Poland gives the inside story of efforts by evangelical Christians to censor or suppress the Martin Scorsese film "The Last Temptation of Christ," based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis. Told from the evangelical viewpoint. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005855
Published by Ballantine Books, NY, 1979
Trade Papeback. Condition: Very Good. First Edition Stated. 160 pp. More than 200 photos, including 8 pp. of color photos. Light toning glossy cover with color photo of Wayne. Main flaw is a 2 inch square of velco affixed to front cover, partly blocking the title and photo. Text clean, no markings. Light spine crease. A detailed chronology of Wayne's life and film career, including a chapter on earliest years of cowboy films. Extensive filmography. Size: 4to -- 11 in High.
Seller Inventory # 009486
Published by St. Martin's Press, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1997
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. 236 pp. Nearly new, fresh, no markings. Slight wear and inside stains on dj. Filmmaker Oliver Stone issues a long-dormant semi-autobiographical novel about a young Oliver Stone rebelling against American culture by going off to Vietnam. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003140
Published by NY: Grove Press, 1959, NY, 1959
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Book Club. Very Good/No Jacket. Book Club. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 87 pp. Pale green cloth, slight fading of spine, light foxing of endpapers. No markings. Sturdy binding. The popular play about the romantic midadventures of an English working class girl and her boozey mum. First produced in London in 1958. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003587
Published by Da Capo Press (Plenum Publishing), NY, 1980
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Reprint. 352 pp., 7 pp. b&w photos, index. Light rubbing of spine. A few rippled pages but still firm, bright and generally new looking. Previous owner's signature and date on copyright page, no other markings. A sequel to "Present Indicative." This part of the playwright's autobiography covers World War 2 years, including his stint in Paris when he directed the British propaganda office. Coward died in 1973. Size: 8vo -- 8,25 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004688
Published by Scribner, NY, 1996
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 300 pp. Marker slashes on top and bottom edges. Inner dust jacket affixed to boards. Close to new. Alice Walker documents how The Color Purple novel and movie affected her life. Includes original screenplay written by Walker (not used by director Steven Spielberg). letters to Spielberg, Quincy Jones, Danny Glover. Size: 8vo -- 9.75 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010104
Published by Exeter Books, NY, 1984
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 128 pp. on glossy stock, includes many full-page color photos. Small one-inch tear at lower right front corner of dj. DJ has Marilyn Monroe on front, Bo Derrick on rear. A survey of 20 female movie stars of today and yesteryear, from Greta Garbo and Mae West to Sophia Loren and Raquel Welch. Size: 4to -- 12.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004769
Published by Newmarket Press, NY, 2000
Trade Paperback. Condition: As New. No Jacket. First Edition. 160 pp. on heavy stock, color photos on every page. Gift quality, no markings or creases. Glossy photocolor cover. Includes screenplay of the Stuart Little film, by M. Night Shyamaln and Greg Brooker. The E.B. White novel about a mouse, released in 1945, has sold more than 10 million copies. This photo book deals with the cinematic version, the animation techniques and other aspects of production. Preface by Rob Minkoff. Size: 4to -- 10.75 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009213
Published by Dramaline Publications, Rancho Mirage, Calif., 1996
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. 190 pp. Thumbed, but still close to new. Spine uncreased. No markings. Excerpts of dialogue taken from 20 different Neil Simon comedies. Includes debut dates, original cast members, stage directions for the selected scenes. Foreword by Jack Lemmon. Size: 8mo -- 8.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010113
Published by PF Collier, Danbury, Connecticut, 1985
Faux Leather. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. Upper edge of spine bumped. Former library copy, with card envelope on endpaper, shelf tag on spine. . Front hinge cracked. Light wear. dark green faux leather cloth, gilt intact. Text clean and bright, no markings. Pebbled ochre endpapers. Part of the Harvard Classics series. Selected works, including Edward the Second, Hamlet, King Lear, MacBeth and The Tempest. Brief introductory note for each play. Size: 8vo.
Seller Inventory # 503004149
Published by Andrews McMeel Publishing, Kansas City Mo., 2003
Glossy Color Boards. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 160 pp. on coated stock; DVD narrated by Dustin Hoffman in sealed plastic envelope. Close to new, slight edge crinkling on dj. Numerous color and b&w still shots from movies. Summaries of 25 hit movies from the Wizard of Oz onward, plus brief entries on similar movies. Among the films discussed: The Graduate, On the Waterfront, E.T., Rocky, The Lord of the Rings, Jaws, The Godfather Part II. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall By 9.25 in Wide.
Seller Inventory # 007078
Published by W.W. Norton & Co., NY, 1972
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 2nd Printing. 320 pp., with 16 pp. b&w photos. Slightly rubbed on spine. DJ has a 2-inch tear along spine. Endpapers show coded map of Broadway theaterical district. A lively inside look at the Broadway theater district and its lore. Cantor is a press agent and Little a former NY Herald Tribune reporter who covered the Broadway district. Foreword by Fredric March. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 001644
Published by Methuen Drama/Bloomsbury, London, 2009
Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. Student Edition 8th Printing. 102 pp. plus18 pp. of preliminary commentary, timeline of Fo's career and other study aids. Nearly new, no spine creases or markings. Script of a modern Italian satirical play about the fatal plunge of a railway worker from a police headquarters. Size: 8mo -- 8 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010304
Published by Harmony Books (Crown Publishers), NY, 2004
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good +. First Edition Stated. 435 pp., 32 pp. glossy b&w photos. Close to new, slight spine slant, light edgewear to jacket. No markings. Detailed and frank biography of an actor known mainly for his looks and early successes in comic roles. Over the years, he expanded into darker roles, culminating with Hitchcock's "Suspicion" and "North by Northwest." Although married five times, he maintained a long relationship with Randolph Scott, and Hollywood largely ignored his bisexual private life. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010221
Published by Doubleday, Garden City NY, 1975
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair +. 264 pp. plus 144 b&w photos interspersed throughout text. Spine edges rubbed. Dust jacket soiled and heavily chipped on rear panel, a few holes in dj spine and lower spine edge. Text clean. Gilt titling and William signature intact and bright. A charming memoir by this lovable rascal of American theater.
Seller Inventory # 005785
Published by Harmony Books (Crown Publishers), NY, 2004
Boards. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition Stated. 435 pp., 32 pp. glossy b&w photos. Close to new, No markings. Detailed and frank biography of an actor known mainly for his looks and early successes in comic roles. Although married five times, he maintained a long relationship with Randolph Scott, and Hollywood largely ignored his bisexual private life. Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 503003960
Published by Grolier Enterprises, Danbury, Connecticut, 1985
Faux Leather. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. Close to new, square, fie corners, dark green faux leather cloth, gilt intact. Slight wrinkling in spine (production error). Text clean and bright. Part of the Harvard Classics series. Selected works, including Edward the Second, Hamlet, King Lear, MacBeth and The Tempest.
Seller Inventory # 0503003816
Published by Crown Publishers, NY, 1935
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Revised. 589 pp. Spine edges slightly rubbed, small rubbed spot along top edge of front board. Spine titling faded. Endpapers have bookplate, previous owners' names and gift inscription dated 1935. Text clean, no markings. With more than 30 glossy b&w historical photographs. A playbill for a College Theatre (Chicago) production of "Tom Cobb" comedy is laid in (not dated, but probably 1930s.) Size: 8vo -- 9.5 In.
Seller Inventory # 010288
Published by Random House, NY, 1954
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition. 168 pp. Gift inscription in ink on front endpaper, dated July 1957. Text clean. Jacket spine darkened, rear jacket panel chipped. B&W photo of actress Katharine Cornell pasted as centerpiece of front cover. Text also has a glossy photo of Cornell. A play about United Nations intrigue and romkance during the Cold War, starring Cornell as the US ambassador to the UN. Directed on Broadway by Howard Lindsay, it ran for 125 nights. Cast also included Ben Astar as the Soviet delegate, Lorne Greene as a television commentator and Robert Culp as a press attache. . Size: 8vo -- 8 in High.
Seller Inventory # 009359