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Adam and Nicole [Erotic Inferno, The Will] (Original screenplay for the 1975 film)

by Trevor Wrenn (director); Jonathan Gershfield (screenwriter); Chris Chittell, Jenny Westbrook, Michael Watkins (starring)

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Published
1975
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London: English Film Company Limited, 1975. Draft script for the 1975 film, here under the working title "The Will," with single annotation in holograph ink of copy number "24" on first page. One of the better known British sexploitation films of the 1970s, having been the subject of a 1975 episode of BBC program "Man Alive" (season… Read more
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Tommy (Original photograph of The Who from the 1975 film)

by [The Who] Ken Russell (director, screenwriter); Ann-Margret, Oliver Reed, Roger Daltrey, Elton John, Eric Clapton, Jack Nicholson, Tina Turner (starring)

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Published
1975
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$375.00

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London: Hemdale International Films, 1975. Vintage borderless reference photograph of Pete Townshend, Keith Moon, and John Entwistle performing onstage in the 1975 film. Printed mimeo label affixed to the verso. Based on the 1969 rock opera written by The Who, about a deaf, dumb, and blind kid who sure plays a mean pinball and subsequently becomes the… Read more
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$375.00
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William Nicholson: Paintings (First Edition)

by [William Nicholson] Sanford Schwartz (text)

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Published
2006
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780975439074
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$125.00

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New York: Paul Kasmin Gallery, 2006. First Edition. First Edition. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at Paul Kasmin Gallery from February 16 through March 18, 2006. Fine and unread in illustrated card wrappers.
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Great Acting (First Edition, inscribed by Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson)

by Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike, Ralph Richardson, Peggy Ashcroft, Michael Redgrave, Edith Evans, John Gielgud, Noel Coward (contributors); Hal Burton (editor)

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Published
1967
Edition
First Edition
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$850.00

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London: BBC Books, 1967. First Edition. First Edition. Association copy, warmly INSCRIBED to noted production manager John Palmer on the front endpaper by contributors Ralph Richardson and Laurence Olivier. With a brief manuscript note from Palmer to Olivier laid in, requesting Olivier's autograph, and with a newspaper clipping regarding Richardson attached with a paper clip to page 72. … Read more
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Collection of 17 original photographs from a promotional film about the British General Post Office

by [General Post Office] [GPO Film Unit]

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Published
1950
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$575.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1950. Collection of 17 vintage reference photographs from promotional films about the British General Post Office (GPO), likely produced by the GPO Film Unit. 15 with a stamp specific to the film's UK release on the verso, five with mimeo snipes, and several with handwritten ink annotations. From the collection of noted British film producer… Read more
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$575.00
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Original portrait photograph of Sarah Miles, circa 1960s

by Sarah Miles (subject); Horst Tappe (photographer)

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Published
1960
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$325.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Vintage borderless black and white portrait photograph of British actress Sarah Miles, circa 1960s. With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with the stamp of photographer Horst Tappe. From the archive of the PIX Agency, a photo house that acted as an intermediary between emigre photographers (as well as those still living in… Read more
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Escape (First UK Edition)

by John Galsworthy

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Published
1926
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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London: Duckworth, 1926. First Edition. First Edition. Basis for the 1948 British film noir directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring Rex Harrison. Very Good plus in a Near Fine dust jacket. Contemporary owner inscription on the front endpaper, with lightly foxed page edges and moderate offsetting to the endpapers. Jacket lightly toned to the spine panel.… Read more
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The Deceivers (Original screenplay for an unproduced film, John Masters' annotated working copy)

by John Masters (novel, screenwriter); Anthony Perry (screenwriter)

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Published
1957
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$3,500.00

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London: J. Arthur Rank, 1957. Third Draft script for an unproduced film. Copy belonging to novelist and screenwriter John Masters, with his name in holograph pencil to the front wrapper, his holograph pencil annotations to virtually every page, and two handwritten pages stapled to the verso of the front wrapper, noting concerns about the script and deletions. … Read more
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Berkeley Square (Original screenplay for the 1933 film)

by Frank Lloyd (director); Sonya Levien (screenwriter); John L. Balderston (playwright, screenwriter); Leslie Howard, Heather Angel, Valerie Taylor, Irene Brown (starring)

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Published
1933
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$675.00

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Los Angeles: Fox Film, 1933. Revised Shooting Final script for the 1933 film. Based on the Broadway play by John L. Balderston, an American (Howard) sails to England to marry his cousin, follow the American victory in the war of independence. 149 years later, his descendent with the same name, also played by Howard,inherits his house in… Read more
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The Paradine Case (Post-production Trailer Dialogue Cutting Continuity script for the 1947 film)

by Alfred Hitchcock (director); Gregory Peck, Charles Laughton (starring); Ben Hecht, James Bridie, Alma Reville (screenwriters); Robert Hitchens (novel)

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Published
1948
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$25.00

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Los Angeles: The Selznick Studio, 1948. Post-production Trailer Dialogue Cutting Continuity script for the 1947 film. Based on the 1933 novel by Robert Hitchens. Anthony Keane (Peck) is a married British lawyer who falls in love with the woman he is defending, a woman who happens to be accused of poisoning. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best… Read more
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The Paradine Case (Original Description of Settings and Props script for the 1947 film)

by Alfred Hitchcock (director); Gregory Peck, Charles Laughton (starring); Ben Hecht, James Bridie, Alma Reville (screenwriters); Robert Hitchens (novel)

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Published
1946
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$25.00

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Los Angeles: Vanguard Films, 1946. Pre-production Description of Settings and Props script for the 1947 film, dated April 17, 1946, noted as "Compiled From the Novel." Based on the 1933 novel by Robert Hitchens. Anthony Keane (Peck) is a married British lawyer who falls in love with the woman he is defending, a woman who happens to be… Read more
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The Paradine Case (Original Costumes script for the 1947 film)

by Alfred Hitchcock (director); Gregory Peck, Charles Laughton (starring); Ben Hecht, James Bridie, Alma Reville (screenwriters); Robert Hitchens (novel)

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Published
1946
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Los Angeles: Vanguard Films, 1946. Pre-production Costumes script for the 1947 film, dated April 17, 1946, noted as "Compiled From the Novel." Based on the 1933 novel by Robert Hitchens. Anthony Keane (Peck) is a married British lawyer who falls in love with the woman he is defending, a woman who happens to be accused of poisoning. Nominated… Read more
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The Paradine Case (Post-production Dialogue Cutting Continuity script for the 1947 film)

by Alfred Hitchcock (director); Gregory Peck, Charles Laughton (starring); Ben Hecht, James Bridie, Alma Reville (screenwriters); Robert Hitchens (novel)

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Published
1948
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$35.00

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Los Angeles: The Selznick Studio, 1948. Post-production Dialogue Cutting Continuity script for the 1947 film. Based on the 1933 novel by Robert Hitchens. Anthony Keane (Peck) is a married British lawyer who falls in love with the woman he is defending, a woman who happens to be accused of poisoning. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting… Read more
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The Paradine Case (Archive of two pre-production and two post-production scripts for the 1947 film)

by Alfred Hitchcock (director); Robert Hitchens (novel); Ben Hecht, James Bridie, Alma Reville (screenwriters); Gregory Peck, Charles Laughton (starring)

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Published
1948
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$75.00

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Los Angeles: Vanguard Films / Selznick Studio, 1948. An archive four scripts, two pre-production and two post-production from the 1947 film. The two pre-production scripts, both dated April 17, 1947, and "Compiled From the Novel," are a nine page "Description of Settings and Props," and a twelve page "Costumes." The two post-production scripts are a 115 page Dialogue Cutting… Read more
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$75.00
image of Original photograph of Lawrence Durrell, circa 1960

Original photograph of Lawrence Durrell, circa 1960

by Lawrence Durrell (writer, subject); Leon Herschtritt (photographer)

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Published
1960
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$425.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Vintage oversize borderless double weight photograph of author Lawrence Durrell taken by photographer Leon Herschtritt, circa 1960. Lawrence George Durrell, novelist, poet, humorist and travel writer, perhaps best known for his 1962 "Alexandria Quartet" novels ("Justine" [1957], "Balthazar" [1958], "Mountolive" [1958] and "Clea" [1960]), ranked by the Modern Library as among the greatest works… Read more
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The Eagle and the Hawk (Original screenplay for the 1933 film)

by Stuart Walker (director); Seton L. Miller, Bogart Rogers (screenwriters); Fredric March, Cary Grant, Jack Oakie, Carole Lombard (starring)

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Published
1933
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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1933. First Draft script for the 1933 film. With holograph pencil annotations to the front wrapper. Lt. Henry Crocker, a blithe Royal Air Force pilot, realizes that the constant violence of war is beginning to take a harsh toll on Lt. Jerry Young, his flying ace buddy, who is showing signs of cracking up. When… Read more
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Hobson's Choice (Original photograph of David Lean from the set of the 1954 film)

by David Lean (director, screenwriter); Harold Brighouse (play); Ray Hearne (photographer); Norman Spencer, Wynyard Browne (screenwriters); Charles Laughton, John Mills, Brenda de Banzie (starring)

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Published
1954
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$300.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1954. Vintage narrow margin double weight reference photograph of David Lean on the set of the 1954 film. Based on the 1916 play by Harold Brighouse. Previously made as a silent film in 1920, directed by Percy Nash and starring Arthur Pitt and Joan Ritz, and in 1931, directed by Thomas Bentley and starring James… Read more
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Naked England (Collection of three original photographs from the 1969 sexploitation film)

by Vittorio De Sisti (director, screenwriter); Ettore Mattia, Pino De Martino (screenwriters)

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Published
1969
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$325.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1969. Collection of three vintage borderless reference photographs from the 1969 sexploitation film, two black and white and one in color. One with the stamp of Studio 111 on the verso. Two 9.5 x 7 inches, one 6.5 x 9.5 inches. Very Good plus, one with light fading on the recto.
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Hell's Angels (Original program for the 1930 film)

by Howard Hughes (director); Marshall Neilan (novel); Joseph Moncure March (screenwriter); Ben Lyon, James Hall, Jean Harlow, John Darrow (starring)

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Published
1930
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$500.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1930. 16 page vintage program for the 1930 film, announcing its showing at Broadway theaters in New York, with abundant black and white photographs of actors, aerial stunts, and Howard Hughes throughout. Hughes' most expensive and ambitious production, a story about World War I combat pilots, today still a dazzling work of blockbuster… Read more
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Space Police: Star Laws (Original screenplay for an unproduced television pilot)

by [Supermarionation] Anderson, Gerry (screenwriter); Tony Bell (director); Tony Barwick (screenwriter); Shane Rimmer, Catherine Chevalier (starring)

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Published
1985
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$475.00

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Berkshire, England: Anderson Burr Pictures, 1985. Third Draft script for "Star Laws," a never-aired 55-minute pilot episode for "Space Police." Copy belonging to unknown crew member, with a few holograph pencil and ink annotations to the front wrapper and leaves. Screenwriter Gerry Anderson's early attempt at an intergalactic police procedural, one that would would eventually become the British… Read more
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