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Of Mice and Magic:  A History of American Animated Cartoons  - Illustrated Version
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Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons - Illustrated Version

By Maltin, Leonard; Beck, Jerry

New York: New Amer Library, 1980. ----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, (ix) 470 pages plus 8 page color-photo insert and a wealth of b & w stills, storyboards, animation drawings, and ads, tight square and clean, flat spine with faint edge wear, ink name on inside front cover. "With a lively text that draws on interviews with many of the people involved, a wonderful profusion of illustrations, and a detailed filmography, this book by a noted film historian brings together all the personalities, artistry, technology, economics, and sheer pleasure that have made the animated cartoon play so fascinating a part in the story of cinema." Contents include: Preface / The Silent Era / Walt Disney / Max Fleischer / Paul Terry and Terrytoons / Walter Lantz / Ub Iwerks / The Van Beruen Studio / Columbia: Charles Mintz & Screen Gems / Warner Brothers / MGM / Paramount/Famous Studios / UPA / The Rest of the Story / Filmographies by Studios: The Walt Disney Cartoons; The Max Fleischer Cartoons; Terrytoons; The Walter Lantz Cartoons; Ub Iwerks Cartoons; The Van Beuren Cartoons; The Columbia/Screen Gems Cartoons; The Warner Brothers Cartoons; MGM Cartoons; The Paramount/Famous Studios Cartoons; The UPA Cartoons / Academy Award Nominees & Winners / Glossary of Animation Terms / index. Check out the scans. . First Edition 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.95

Movieland - February 1953 - Full Color Pin Ups of Marilyn Monroe, Lana Turner, Betty Grable / with Jane Powell on Cover,
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Movieland - February 1953 - Full Color Pin Ups of Marilyn Monroe, Lana Turner, Betty Grable / with Jane Powell on Cover,

By McEvoy, Dorothea Lee (ed)

New York: Movieland Inc. , 1953. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Tight square and clean, minor edge wear, faint ink price on front right side. Contents include: Full colour Portraits (Pin Ups) of Marilyn Monroe, Lana Turner & Betty Grable / Hoot Mon! Bing Crosby & Bob Hope / Yvonne De Carlo doing exercises / Aan Ladd's England / Vittorio Gassman & Shelley Winters / Vera-Ellen / Fernando Lamas / Tony Curtis & Janet Leigh / Van Johnson & death / Debbie Reynolds / Audie Mruphy / Pier Angeli / Dale Robertson / Anne Francis & Bam Price / full sized ads for these movies: "The Bad and The Beautiful" Lana Turner & Kirk Douglas; "The Jazz Singer" Danny Thomas & Peggy Lee; "Come Back, Little Sheba" Burt Lancaster, Shirley Booth & Terry Moore; "Hans Christian Andersen" (ad in colour) Danny Kaye, JeanMaire & Farley Granger; "The Mississippi Gambler" Tyrone Power, Piper Laurie & Julia Adams / plus many more stories. Check out teh scans. . First Edition First Printing. Magazine. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$27.75

Who's Who and What's What in Science Fiction Film, Television, Radio, and Theatre...a Fact-Packed A - Z Encyclopedia...illustrated with more than 150 B & W Photos and Line Drawings
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Who's Who and What's What in Science Fiction Film, Television, Radio, and Theatre...a Fact-Packed A - Z Encyclopedia...illustrated with more than 150 B & W Photos and Line Drawings

By Wright, Gene; Intro by Isaac Asimov

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Bonanza Books / Crown Pub, 1986. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Black boards with gilt on spine, headband, (ix) 336 pages, ink name on title page, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition. "Entries cover such topic as: Individual works - including plot summaries, critiques, cast and production credits, and an evaluation of the technical and generic breakthroughs each work involved or inspired / The people behind the productions - writers, directors, and technicians, ranging from Thomas Edison to today's computer graphics whiz kids / Special effects techniques - front projection, Dynarama, holography, and more / Terms specific to the individual media (e.g., what exactly a production designer does) / Many important films are represented in b & w photos, and special illustrations have been drawn up to procucer clear, nontechnical explanations of special effects." Check out the scans. . 1st Bonanza Books Ed. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Romas / Mendola . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.95

Low Man on a Totem Pole
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Low Man on a Totem Pole

By Smith, H. Allen

New York: Bantam Books # 409 First August 1948, 1948. ,,,,Tight square and clean, 218 pages, minor edge wear, no names, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Bantam Editon First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. Illus. by Denver Giller.

$7.25

The Other Side of the Rainbow: With Judy Garland on the Dawn Patrol   ...with b & w Photos
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The Other Side of the Rainbow: With Judy Garland on the Dawn Patrol ...with b & w Photos

By Torme, Mel

New York: Award Books, 1976. ....# AD-1620. Tight clean and square, 195 pages + 16 pages of b & w photos, flat uncreased spine, minor edge wear, closed 1/8 " tear front right edge. "Talented and Tormented..." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Award Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$7.00

Adventure of Sherlock Holmes 'Smarter Brother  ...movie Tie-in, Starring Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise,
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Adventure of Sherlock Holmes 'Smarter Brother ...movie Tie-in, Starring Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise,

By Pearlman, Gilbert

New York: Ballantine Books, 1975. ....# 24671, illustrated with b & w photos, tight clean and square, minor edge wear, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus.

$7.00

The Man Who Came to Dinner ...Movie Tie-in with Bette Davis & Monty Woolley on Cover
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The Man Who Came to Dinner ...Movie Tie-in with Bette Davis & Monty Woolley on Cover

By Kaufman, George S.; Hart, Moss

New York: Pocket Books, 1942. ....# 143, tight square and clean, minor edge wear, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Paperback Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

The Boy Who Would be King : An Intimate Portrait of Elvis Presley
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The Boy Who Would be King : An Intimate Portrait of Elvis Presley

By Greenwood, Earl; Tracy, Kathleen

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1990. ....Quarter bound in cream cloth with green boards and gilt on spine, headband, 310 pages + 32pages of b & w photos, dust jacket is in NF condition. "Brimming with "Elvis" anecdotes known only to an intimate family member, packed with Elvis photos, his wildest dreams, his most desperate struggles, his incredible life, this compelling biography gives another, different, more honest, more loving look at the boy who became the King of Rock 'n' Roll." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/NF. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.25

Warship ...from the BBC Television Series
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Warship ...from the BBC Television Series

By MacKintosh, Ian; Coburn, Anthony

London: Arrow Books, 1973. ....Tight clean and square, 192 pages, no names or store stamps, slight crease on front cover lower left corner area, check out the scan, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Back Cover Photo from BBC Television Series .

$7.50

Time Magazine July 16, 1973 ..."Marilyn Monroe:  New Book by Norman Mailer" on Cover, Jules Olitski, Arafat, Fin Whales, RCMP at 100. Canadian Edition
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Time Magazine July 16, 1973 ..."Marilyn Monroe: New Book by Norman Mailer" on Cover, Jules Olitski, Arafat, Fin Whales, RCMP at 100. Canadian Edition

By Time Magazine

Time Canada, 1973. ....Tight clean and square, mailing label, faint edge wear. Contents include: Cover story, 7 pages, complete with colour photos of Marilyn Monroe, Story about Norman Mailer's new book "Marilyn" / The RCMP at 100 - with photos / Arafat: As patient as the Camel / Color in the Mist: Abstractionist Jules Olitski - with colour photos / Help for Whales: Fin Whales on Japanese factory ship - with photos. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Magazine. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.25

The Pyx ...movie Tie in ....starring Karen Black & Christopher Plummer
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The Pyx ...movie Tie in ....starring Karen Black & Christopher Plummer

By Buell, John

New York: Popular Library. ....# 445-08244, tight clean and square, no names but store stamped, flat spine with minor edge wear, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Popular Library Movie Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Scene from the Movie.

$7.50

Joker Is Wild:  The Biography of Jack Nicholson
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Joker Is Wild: The Biography of Jack Nicholson

By Parker, John

London, United Kingdom: Pan Books Limited, 1992. .... Tight square and clean, flat uncreased spine, no names, no store stamps, 288 pages, including 16 pages of b & w photos, also includes a select bibliography, Nicholson and the Oscar, Filmography and index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Pan Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.75

The Toronto Sun TV Magazine:  May 19th 1996  -- "Where There's Smoke..." Unmasking "The X-Files Mystery Man" by Claire Bickley
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The Toronto Sun TV Magazine: May 19th 1996 -- "Where There's Smoke..." Unmasking "The X-Files Mystery Man" by Claire Bickley

By The Toronto Sun; Bickley, Claire;

Toronto: The Toronto Sun , 1996. -----Tight square and clean, no names or writing, 60 pages. Contents include: The Smoking Man (Cover Story) by Claire Bickley / Video Clips: Bonds Have More Fun: Pierce Brosnan as 007 in "GoldenEye" by Jim Thomson / You Asked Us by Ell Witmer - featuring Edward Woodward "The Equalizer" / Channel Hopping by Patricia Job / TV Trivia by Jerry Gladman / TV Crossword (undone). Any image directly beside this this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$20.00

The Movie Book Club Preview - 12 Issues from 1976-77
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The Movie Book Club Preview - 12 Issues from 1976-77

By The Movie Book Club; Roberts, Steve ( Director of )

New York, N. Y.: Movie Book Club 1976-77. ....12 issues of "The Movie Book Club Preview", all are tight clean and square, no names or writing, "Movie & TV Memorabilia" at its best. They start at issue # 50 and go to issue # 62, missing 1 issue in that run, most issues have 20 pages, all are in b & w. These "Preview" issues were sent out each month. The "Movie Book Club" started some time around 1971-2 (I believe). I have issue #50 (1976 date) and the set runs into 1977. 1 issue contain loosely laid in "Specials" ( 8" by 10 1/2" special book promos ) from "The Movie Book Club". This is a rare treat. Seldom will you find a nicer collection of "Movie Ephemera". All the Stars, the character actors, and not just the Movies, but TV Series too are here. Individual scans are available of any issue. This set will not be broken up. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Editions First Printings. Stapled Booklets. Very Good Plus/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$43.75

The Movie Book Club Preview - 72 Issues from 1972 to 1978
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The Movie Book Club Preview - 72 Issues from 1972 to 1978

By The Movie Book Club; Roberts, Steve ( Director of )

New York, N. Y.: Movie Book Club 1972 - 1978 -----The scans you see are the booklets you get. 72 issues of "The Movie Book Club Preview", all are tight clean and square, no names or writing, "Movie & TV Memorabilia" at its best. They start at issue # X (10) and go to issue # 85, missing only 6 issues in that run, but includes 2 unnumbered Xmas issues, also included is a "Membership" card (with name and #) in Very Good shape with a 1/8" closed tear at edge, most issues have 16 to 20 pages, most are in b & w with the early ones having colour. These "Preview" issues were sent out each month. The "Movie Book Club" started some time around 1971-2 (I believe). I have issue #10 (1972 date) and the set runs to 1978. 1 or 2 issues contain loosely laid in "Specials" ( 8" by 10 1/2" special book promos ) from "The Movie Book Club". This is a rare treat. Seldom will you find a nicer collection of "Movie Ephemera". All the Stars, the character actors, and not just the Movies, but TV Series too are here. Individual scans are available of any issue. This set will not be broken up. The total weight packaged is over 2 kilos so depending on location (overseas?) extra postage may be asked. Check out the scans. . First Editions First Printings. Stapled Booklets. Very Good Plus/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$99.95

The Science Fiction Collector's Catalog
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The Science Fiction Collector's Catalog

By Rovin, Jeff

San Diego, California, U.S.A.: A S Barnes & Co, 1982. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover, flat uncreased spin, 182 pages, filled with illustrations b & w and colour, no names or writing, small swathe of white-out on inside front cover. Contents include: Foreword by Adam West / Preface / Where to Collect / Pulp Magazines / Big Little Books / Comic Books / Comic Strips / Books / Motion Pictures / Film Stills and Posters / Movie Props / Record Albums / Science Fiction Mgazines / Picture Cards / Edgar Rice Burroughs / Star Trek / Toys / SF Wargames / Bibliography. Check out the scans. . First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.50

The Spitting Image - Treasure Island
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The Spitting Image - Treasure Island

By Stefenson, Robert Louis; Illustrations by Luck, Peter and Flaw, Roger; Photos by John Lawrence-Jones ; Intro by Alanna Knight

London: Faber & Faber, 1986. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover, tight clean and square, flat uncreased spine, no names or writing, 160 pages, 32 full page full colour photo plates including 9 double page spreads, faint edge wear, check out the scans. . First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Luck and Flaw. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$13.75

Gothic : Four Hundred Years of Excess, Horror, Evil and Ruin --illustrated
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Gothic : Four Hundred Years of Excess, Horror, Evil and Ruin --illustrated

By Davenport-Hines, Richard

New York: North Point Press / Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 1999. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Red cloth with gilt on spine, tight clean and square, headband, 438 pages, illustrated through-out in b & w, with 8 pages of colour plates, dust jacket has minor edge wear. "Richard Davenport-Hines traces the potent creative impulse of the gothic imagination from its modern origins in the seventeenth century to the present day. Gothic is about exaggeration; about stepping beyond limits and securities into the immoderate. Gothic is a book about painters, gardeners, architects, poets, novelists, photographers, film-makers, musicians and clothes designers." Contents include: Prologue / The Spectre Still Will Haunt Us / Stark Mad With Gardens / The Strength of Backward-Looking Thoughts / They Are Come to Tear Me to Pieces / The Dead Have Exhausted Their Power of Deceiving / A Race of Devils / Wild Passion for Wounding / This Man Belongs to Me I Want Him / Family Evil / We'd Rather Have the Iceberg than the Ship / Wild Mood Swings / Sources / index. Check out the scans... First North Point Press . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.75

Bedelia ...The Wickedest Woman Who Ever Loved!  Movie Tie-In - 1946 film "Bedelia"  Starring Margaret Lockwood, Anne Crawford, Ian Hunter, directed by Lance Comfort
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Bedelia ...The Wickedest Woman Who Ever Loved! Movie Tie-In - 1946 film "Bedelia" Starring Margaret Lockwood, Anne Crawford, Ian Hunter, directed by Lance Comfort

By Caspary, Vera

New York: Popular Library, 1947. ....# 111, great GGA cover by B.P.?, Canadian imprint, movie tie-in, minor edge wear, light creases, ever so slight spine lean, minor staining/marking to top edge & first few pages (very minor), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Minus. Illus. by B.P. .

$6.50

The Mountain...Filmed in 1956 starring Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Claire Trevor ( The Mountain ) ...Two Men and a Woman Against the Elements
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The Mountain...Filmed in 1956 starring Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Claire Trevor ( The Mountain ) ...Two Men and a Woman Against the Elements

By Troyat, Henri

Toronto: Popular Library, 1954. ....# 588, tight clean and square, no names or store stamps, flat spine with minor edge wear, faint readers crease, great cover art on front and back. "When a plane crashed in the Alps above their village, two brothers set out on a secret climb to the wreck." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Uncredited.

$9.25

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