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1 Baker, Fred with Ross Firestone Movie People At Work in the Business of Film.
New York Douglas Book Corporation 1972 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
193 pages, illustrations, pictorial wrappers, very good. 1st edition. SR3968; 193 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Barzman, Norma The Red and the Blacklist.
New York Thunder's Mouth Press 2003 1560254661 / 9781560254669 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Xii, 464 pages, 4 plates, cloth, DJ, fine. From the dust jacket: "While studded with celebrity, adventure, gossip, and sex, The Red and the Blacklist is also a unique record of the political tempests of the time, marked by the author's dazzling power of reflection and insight, and animated by a larger than life cast of supporting characters including Pablo Picasso, Harold Robbins, Sophia Loren, Charlton Heston, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Losey, John Wayne, Anthony Quinn, Groucho Marx, and -in a delightful cameo - a very young Marilyn Monroe. " SR3971; 464 pages 
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3 Camden House Auctioneers (Barry Vilkin, President) Vintage Film Posters. Telephone/mail Auction March 16th to 28th, 1992
Camden House Auctioneers 1992 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
56 pages, well illustrated in black and white, pictorial wrappers, very good. ; 56 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 CLARKE,Norman The Mighty Hippodrome
South Brunswick, A. S. Barnes & Company 1968 0498066134 / 9780498066139 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
144 pages, illustrations, cloth, dust jacket in protective mylar covering, very good. From the DJ: "References to the Hippodrome appear frequently in connection with American theatrical history, but until now there has been no complete examination of the story that is the Hippodrome's. Norman Clarke, in a warm and witty narrative, has corrected this oversight by tracing the life and times of the mighty Hippodrome from its inception to its demise." From Wikipedia: "The Hippodrome Theatre also called the New York Hippodrome, was a theater in New York City from 1905 to 1939, located on Sixth Avenue between West 43rd and West 44th Streets in the Theater District of Midtown Manhattan. It was called the world's largest theatre by its builders and had a seating capacity of 5,300, with a 100x200ft (30x61m) stage. The theatre had state-of-the-art theatrical technology, including a rising glass water tank. The Hippodrome was built by Frederick Thompson and Elmer Dundy, creators of the Luna Park amusement park at Coney Island, with the backing of Harry S. Black's U. S. Realty, a dominant real estate and construction company of the time, and was acquired by The Shubert Organization in 1909. In 1933, it was re-opened as the New York Hippodrome cinema, and became the stage for Billy Rose's Jumbo in 1935. Acts which appeared at the Hippodrome included numerous circuses, musical revues, Harry Houdini's disappearing elephant, vaudeville, silent movies such as Neptune's Daughter (1914) and Better Times (1922) and 1930s cinema." ; 11.50 X 9 X 0.50 inches; 144 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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5 COFFEY, FRANK Always home. 50 years of the USO The official photographic history.
Washington, Brassey's, Inc. 1991 0080405762 / 9780080405766 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Special foreword by Bob Hope. 175 pages, well illustrated, cloth, dj, very good. 8-1/2 by 11 inches. Mainly pictorial. From the dj: An emotionally evocative trip down memory lane, Always Home is the official photographic history of the United Service Organizations - the nonprofit group that has served the special needs of America's transient military personnel and families since 1941. Whether it be donuts in a railway station, a cold drink and conversation in a canteen, or an all-star show, the USO has meant - and continues to mean - a little bit of home in a faraway place. Where we have gone. The USO has followed. 
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6 COFFEY, FRANK Always home. 50 years of the USO The official photographic history.
Washington, Brassey's, Inc. 1991 0080405762 / 9780080405766 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Special foreword by Bob Hope. 175 pages, well illustrated, cloth, DJ, very good. From the estate of a noted military collector and with his embossed label. 8-1/2 by 11 inches. Mainly pictorial. From the DJ: An emotionally evocative trip down memory lane, Always Home is the official photographic history of the United Service Organizations - the nonprofit group that has served the special needs of America's transient military personnel and families since 1941. Whether it be donuts in a railway station, a cold drink and conversation in a canteen, or an all-star show, the USO has meant - and continues to mean - a little bit of home in a faraway place. Where we have gone. The USO has followed. 
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7 Dardis, Tom Some Time in the Sun.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1976 0684145634 / 9780684145631 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
[12], 274 pages, illustrations, cloth, DJ, very good. From the dust jacket: "The Big Sleep, Jane Eyre, The African Queen, To Have and Have Not, Pride and Prejudice. They're all movie classics, of course, but something else gives them distinction. The screenplays of these films were written by some of the greatest names in modern literature, men who spent considerable periods of their lives working under contract for the major film studios. For the first time, Tom Dardis tells the full story of what brought Scott Fitzgerald, William Faulkner, Nathanael West, Aldous Huxley, and James Agee to Hollywood -and what kept bringing them back year after year. The book is a treasure trove of material never before published, the result of extensive interviews with co-workers of the writers. There are also excerpts form the actual shooting scripts of many famous movies. With many previously unpublished illustrations. " SR3984; 274 pages 
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8 First Federal Savings and Loan Association History of Hollywood
First Federal Savings and Loan Association 1968 Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
" A Brief but Affectionate look at Hollywood through the years." 48 pages, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, oblong 10.5 by 8.5 inches, very good. Preface by Joe G. Baker, President. ; 10.80 X 8.30 X 0.40 inches 
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9 Garment, Leonard Crazy Rhythm. My Journey from Brooklyn, Jazz, and Wall Street to Nixon's White House, Watergate, and Beyond. . . .
New York Da Capo Press 2001 0306810824 / 9780306810824 Reprint Softcover Very Good 
Xii, 434, [1] pages, 8 plates, pictorial wrappers, very good. From the New York Times Book Review by Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, "If playing saxophone in a jazz band strikes you as an unlikely way to have prepared for service in the Nixon Presidency, you are not alone. In his sparkling and highly articulate memoir, ''Crazy Rhythm, '' Leonard Garment, who served on the White House staff from 1969 to 1974, writes, ''many years later, in the 1970's, when the political commentator and jazz writer Nat Hentoff doubted in print that a Nixon stalwart like me could have played in Woody Herman's band, William Safire was able to launch a successful defense in his column, accusing Hentoff of Stalinizing me out of my small place in musical history. '' ~ What sustains ''Crazy Rhythm'' and makes it belatedly by far the liveliest of the Nixon Administration memoirs is its portrait of the enigmatic President. Mr. Garment, in his own view, was ''Nixon's chief optimist and good-luck charm, the man who had declared, way back in early 1964, that he was destined to be President. '' So Nixon would call him late at night and expose him to those rambling ''start and stop'' monologues (now so familiar from the tapes) that Mr. Garment says were Nixon's ''improvisational method of feeling his way through an uncertain conversation, probing, testing, targeting, gauging what the other fellow really had in mind (or what Nixon himself had in mind). '' From the Wikipedia website: "Leonard Garment (born May 11 1924, Brooklyn, USA) was acting Special Counsel to U. S. President Richard Nixon for the last two years of his presidency. A noted attorney, he is the author of the 2000 book In Search of Deep Throat: The Greatest Political Mystery of Our Time, which supported the theory that Deep Throat was John Sears. Before Deep Throat's identity was revealed in 2005 as being former FBI Acting Associate Director W. Mark Felt, Garment himself was a suspect. Garment has had a long association with the arts, starting with his early career as a jazz saxophonist before he entered law school. In the 1970s, he was chairman of the board of the Brooklyn Academy of Music. More recently, he was one of the founders of the Jazz Museum in Harlem. He was awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2005 as an arts advocate and patron. " m396; 434 pages 
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10 Kaplan, Mike Variety Who's Who in Show Business
New York Garland Publishing Inc 1983 0824087135 / 9780824087135 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
330 pages, cloth, dust jacket in protective mylar covering, former owner's bookplate otherwise fine. From the DJ: "The over 6,000 current biographies contained in VARIETY'S WHO WHO IN SHOW BUSINESS are up to date and represent the largest single such compilation for actors, actresses, choreographers, cinematographer, composers, dancers, designers, directors, executives, film editors, journalists, musicians, producers, singers, songwriters, and writers available. The information comes from VARIETY's files and includes information available from no other source, including accurate birth dates, education, elusive credits, etc. No other book includes such a wide range of show business personalities." ; 10.87 X 8.43 X 0.87 inches; 330 pages 
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11 Kaplan, Mike Variety Who's Who in Show Business. Revised Edition.
New York Garland Publishing Inc 1989 0835226654 / 9780835226653 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
412 pages, pictorial boards, former owner's embossed label on front blank endpaper otherwise very good. From the preface: "this 1989 edition of VARIETY's Who's Who in Show Business is the third compilation of the most comprehensive collection of biographical data on world-wide entertainment industry figures. The more than 6,500 names in this book represent the first global listing of the major talents and executive in film, television, music and the legitimate theatre. "; 10.87 X 8.43 X 0.87 inches; 330 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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12 Morrow, Rob Northern Exposures
New York Hyperion 1994 0786860642 / 9780786860647 First Edition Softcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
48 leaves, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, very good. Stated first edition. Book design by Holly McNeely. Photographs by Rob Morrow. "An intimate look at life on the set of Northern Exposure." From Wikipedia: "Northern Exposure is an American television series that ran on CBS from 1990 to 1995, with a total of 110 episodes. It dealt with a New York physician, Dr. Joel Fleischman, who is sent to practice in the (fictional) town of Cicely, Alaska. Early episodes dealt with Fleischman's culture shock in the small town. As he became acclimated, more attention was paid to the town's quirky residents." ; 96 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 PARISH, JAMES ROBERT & STANKE, DON E. The swashbucklers.
New Rochelle, NY Arlington House 1976 0870003267 / 9780870003264 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
672 pages, circa 400 illustrations, cloth, DJ, very good. Biographies of the eight most famous movie stars who fit this description: Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. , Ronald Colman, Tyrone Power, Errol Flynn, Stewart Granger, Victor Mature, Cornel Wilde and Tony Curtis. From the dust jacket: "Entertainment historians Parish and Stanke searched the secret archives of Hollywood, viewed hundreds of movies, braved a thousand dangers, anything to bring you these men of daring, up close. " SR247B 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Profiles In History (Joseph M. Maddalena, President) Profiles in History Autograph Catalog 33.
Beverly Hills, CA Profiles in History ca 2001 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
52 pages, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, very good. Cover photo of American presidents. Lot 118 Tokyo Rose autograph letter ; 52 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Profiles In History (Joseph M. Maddalena, President) Profiles in History Catalog 17 Fall 1992
Beverly Hills, CA Profiles in History 1992 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
100 pages, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, very good. Cover photo of aviation items including Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earhart, Apollo moon landing, and Orville Wright. Includes items on the Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, Ulysses S. Grant, George Custer, Billie Holiday, Marilyn Monroe, etc. ; 100 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Profiles In History (Joseph M. Maddalena, President) Profiles in History Catalog 18. Winter 1992.
Profiles in History 1992 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
48 pages, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, very good. Cover photo of a promotional cel from Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1957). Lot 1, Dracula inscribed by Bram Stoker, Lot 23, George Armstrong Letter Autograph Letter. ; 48 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Profiles In History (Joseph M. Maddalena, President) Profiles in History PIH Insider's Report Vol. 1 Number 1, 1992.
Beverly Hills, CA Profiles in History 1992 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
22 pages, well illustrated, pictorial wrappers, very good. Includes "Collecting Presidential Handwritten Letters in Office - The Ten Rarest." ; 22 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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18 PYE, MICHAEL Moguls: Inside the Business of Show Business
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1987 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
294 pages, 6 plates, cloth, dj, 1st edition, former owner's name on front blank endpaper else v.g. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 SHIPMAN, DAVID The great movie stars. The golden years.
Crown Publishers 1970 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
[4],5-576 pages, approximately 500 illustrations, cloth, normal wear to dust jacket otherwise very good. From the DJ: "It's true: this is the first comprehensive book on the rise and fall of the great movie stars. Of course some fans already know all there is to know about John Wayne, and most people have heard something of the Garbo mythology, but how many remember that at one time Paramount considered Frances Farmer too important to play a lead opposite Gary Cooper? That, according to Gracie Fields's Hollywood Studio, she was once being paid "the highest salary ever paid to a human being"? That when David O. Selznick first announced the leads for Gone With the Wind they were Ronald Colman and Tallulah Bankhead? These are the kinds of facts that make up the epic of the Golden Years: a tragicomedy that is told here through 181 stories - each about a star whose name was made before the end of the Second World War. Some of these stories have lain hidden in the old magazines and memoirs, just waiting to be put together for the first time. Some, of course, are not complete, and are continued every week in your local movie house... The facts are put together with style and a genuine talent for assessing the appeal of cinema personalities, and the result is a book that can be read simply for entertainment or used for serious reference." 
Price: 12.00 USD
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20 SHIPMAN, DAVID The Great Movie Stars. the Golden Years. [Revised Edition]
Crown Publishers 1979 0809051702 / 9780809051700 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
592 pages, well illustrated, cloth, dust jacket in protective mylar covering, very good. Former owner's embossed label on front blank endpaper. From the back cover: "The most comprehensible who-was-who on the silver screen..." - Newsweek. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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