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The Beguiled (Original photograph of Clint Eastwood and Don Siegel on the set of the 1971 film)

by Siegel, Don (director); Thomas Cullinan (novel); Andre Marinie (still photographer); Albert Maltz, Irene Kamp (screenwriters); Clint Eastwood, Geraldine Page, Elizabeth Hartman, Jo Ann Harris (starring)

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1971
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Burbank, CA: The Malpaso Company, 1971. Vintage borderless photograph of Clint Eastwood and Don Siegel on set from the 1971 film. With a rubber stamp crediting photographer Andre Marinie on the verso. Based on Thomas Cullinan's 1966 novel, set during the American Civil War, about an injured Yankee soldier (Eastwood), who is rescued by a teenage… Read more
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Another Part of the Forest (Original post-production screenplay for the 1948 film)

by Gordon, Michael (director); Vladimir Pozner (screenwriter); Lillian Hellman (play); Fredric March, Dan Duryea, Florence Eldridge, Edmond O'Brien (starring)

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Published
1947
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Universal City: Universal-International, 1947. Continuity and Dialogue script for the 1948 film, here under the working title "Destiny of a Woman" on the front wrapper. With a few faint holograph pencil annotations. Based on the 1946 Broadway play, and a prequel to the 1941 film "The Little Foxes." In the fictional town of Bowden, Alabama, the wealthy Hubbard… Read more
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Another Part of the Forest (Original screenplay for the 1948 film)

by Gordon, Michael (director); Vladimir Pozner (screenwriter); Lillian Hellman (playwright); Fredric March, Florence Eldridge, Dan Duryea (starring)

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1947
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Universal City: Universal International Pictures, 1947. Revised First Draft script for the 1948 film. With faint holograph pencil annotations, and watermarked CONTRACT FILE COPY throughout. Based on the 1946 Broadway play, and a prequel to the 1941 film "The Little Foxes." In the fictional town of Bowden, Alabama, the wealthy Hubbard family holds onto their old-South prominence and… Read more
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Hearts in Bondage [The Glory Parade] (Original photograph from set of the 1936 film)

by Ayres, Lew (director); Karl Brown, Olive Cooper, Wallace MacDonald, Bernard Schubert (screenwriters); James Dunn, Mae Clarke, David Manners, Charlotte Henry, Henry B. Walthall (starring)

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Published
1936
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North Hollywood: Republic Pictures, 1936. Vintage photograph of director Lew Ayres and crew members on the set of the 1936 film. Mimeo snipe, holograph annotations and rubber studio stamp on the verso. Based on events of the American Civil War, focusing on the friendship between Kenneth Reynolds (James Dunn) and Raymond Jordan (David Manners), divided by… Read more
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Little Women (Original screenplay for the 1969 film)

by LeRoy, Mervyn (director); Andrew Solt, Sarah Y. Mason, Victor Heerman (screenwriters); Louisa May Alcott (novel); Elizabeth Taylor, Janet Leigh, Margaret O'Brien (starring)

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Published
1946
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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1946. Third Draft script for the 1949 film. Based on the 1933 film, which in turn was based on the 1868 novel by Louisa May Alcott. An early David O. Selznick production script for the film, which was canceled due to a studio strike, and which would later be purchased by MGM… Read more
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The Horse Soldiers (Original photograph from the set of the 1959 film)

by Ford, John (director); Harold Sinclair (novel); John Lee Martin, Martin Rackin (screenwriters); John Wayne, William Holden, Constance Towers (starring)

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Published
1959
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1959. Vintage photograph from the 1959 film, showing director John Ford sharing a cigar with in-costume actor Hoot Gibson during a break in shooting an outdoor scene. With the stamp of a private collector on the verso. A Union cavalry brigade's mission behind Confederate lines is complicated when they are forced… Read more
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An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (Original screenplay for the 1956 student film)

by Bierce, Ambrose (story); Douglas Gallez (director, screenwriter)

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Published
1956
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N.p.: N.p., 1956. Draft script for a 1956 student film. Front wrapper title in decorative holograph black ink, presumably by the screenwriter. Based on the 1890 story by Ambrose Bierce. 22 pages of storyboards, corresponding with the script that follows, all bound together. Decorative cast and crew invite to premiere and wrap party laid in. The second… Read more
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The Red Badge of Courage (Original photograph from the set of the 1951 film)

by Huston, John (director, screenwriter); Stephen Crane (novel); Albert Band (screenwriter); Audie Murphy, Bill Mauldin, Douglas Dick (starring)

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Published
1951
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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1951. Vintage studio still photographs from the 1951 film showing director John Huston on location. Based on the classic 1895 novel by Stephen Crane. At the completion of shooting, Huston considered the film one of his best, but MGM cut over an hour from his film before releasing it to a poor… Read more
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Major Dundee (Collection of 7 original lobby cards from the 1965 film)

by Peckinpah, Sam (director, screenwriter); Harry Julian Fink, Oscar Saul (screenwriters); Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, James Coburn (starring)

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Published
1965
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Culver City, CA: Columbia / Jerry Bresler Productions, 1965. Collection of seven vintage lobby cards for the French release of the 1965 US film. During the Civil War, an obsessed, glory seeking Union cavalry officer leads a disparate crew of soldiers, Confederate POWs, and American Indian scouts into Mexico to attack a group of Apaches that have… Read more
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Friendly Persuasion (Original screenplay, presentation script)

by West, Jessamyn (novel); William Wyler (director); Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, Anthony Perkins (starring)

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Published
1955
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Glendale, CA: Allied Artists, 1955. Revised Shooting script for the 1956 film. Based on the 1945 novel by Jessamyn West, written for the screen by Jessamyn West, Robert Wyler, and Michael Wilson (though only West and Wyler are credited here) and starring Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire, and Anthony Perkins. Interestingly, Michael Wilson, who was ultimately granted sole… Read more
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The Dark Command (UK Uncorrected Proof)

by Burnett, W.R.

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Published
1938
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London: William Heinemann, 1938. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First UK Edition. Basis for the Academy Award-nominated 1940 film directed by Raoul Walsh starring John Wayne, Roy Rogers, and Claire Trevor; the only film in which Wayne and Rogers appear together, and the second of only two films on which Wayne and Walsh worked together after Walsh discovered Wayne as… Read more
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The Raid (Original screenplay for the 1954 film, Van Heflin's working copy)

by Fregonese, Hugo (director); Sydney Boehm (screenwriter); Francis Cockrell (story); Herbert Ravenal Sass (screenwriter, "Affair at St. Albans"); Van Heflin (starring)

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Published
1953
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1953. Revised Shooting Final script for the 1954 film. Actor Van Heflin's copy. Includes a 10-page shooting schedule. Loosely based on the St. Albans Raid, the northernmost land action of the American Civil War. The film took great liberties, changing both the time and motivation for the raid. In the film, a group… Read more
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Count Three and Pray [The Calico Pony] (Original screenplay for the 1955 film)

by Sherman, George (director); Herb Meadow (screenwriter); Van Heflin, Joanne Woodward, Raymond Burr (starring)

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1955
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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1955. Draft script for the 1955 film, here under the working title "The Calico Pony." Actor Van Heflin's copy, with his holograph annotations throughout. Heflin plays a Civil War soldier returning to his hometown as a minister, but his violent past follows him. The film debut of Joanne Woodward. Red… Read more
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Our Simple Gifts: Civil War Christmas Tales (First Edition)

by Parry, Owen

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Published
2002
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First Edition
ISBN
9780060013783
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New York: HarperCollins [Harper Collins] / William Morrow, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. Near Fine and in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Book has a bump to the heel and the fore-edge of the rear board, jacket Near Fine but for foxing to the verso.
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Three Violent People (Original poster for the 1956 film)

by Mate, Rudolph (director); James Edward Grant (screenwriter); Charlton Heston, Anne Baxter, Gilbert Roland, Tom Tryon (starring)

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Published
1956
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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1956. Vintage US one-sheet poster for the 1956 film. Studio rubber stamp on the verso, as well as a rubber stamp for the Capitol Theatre in Kamsack, Saskatchewan, Canada. Capt. Colt Saunders (Heston) returns to Texas from the Civil War to find his land wanted by carpetbaggers and his town controlled by corrupt… Read more
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Ghosts Behind the Sun: Splendor, Enigma, and Death, Mondo Memphis, volume I (Signed First Edition)

by Falco, Tav

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Published
2011
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First Edition
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N.p.: Creation Books, 2011. First Edition. First Edition. Trade softcover (no hardcover equivalent). Uniquely INSCRIBED by the author on his custom bookplate on the first leaf (the half title page). The first in a two-part series chronicling the underground cultural history of Memphis, Tennessee, from the Civil War through the twentieth century. Tav Falco, member of the… Read more
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Carruthers (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Goodman, David Zelag (screenwriter); Benjamin Manaster (story)

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Published
1970
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Chicago: Zev Braun Productions, 1970. Draft script for an unproduced film called "Carruthers," circa early 1970s. Written by David Zelag Goodman, whose film credits include "Monte Walsh" (1970), "Straw Dogs" (1970), "Farewell, My Lovely" (1975), "Logan's Run" (1976), and "Eyes of Laura Mars " (1978). Based on a story by Benjamin Manaster ("Goldstein," 1964, director), set in… Read more
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Skin Game (Original screenplay for the 1971 film)

by Bogart, Paul (director); Peter Stone, David Giler (screenwriters); James Garner, Louis Gossett, Jr., Susan Clark, Brenda Sykes (starring)

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Published
1971
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1971. Revised Final Draft script for the 1971 film. Brief notation in holograph pencil, noting the role of "Ginger" to be played by Marianna Hill, on the distribution page (the part ultimately went to Susan Clark). Based on a story by Richard Alan Simmons, this unusual Civil War-era film for 1970s Hollywood is… Read more
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The Great Sioux Uprising [Sioux Uprising] (Original screenplay for the 1953 film)

by Bacon, Lloyd (director); J. Robert Bren, Gladys Atwater, Melvin LEvy, Frank Gill Jr. (screenwriter); Faith Domergue, Jeff Chandler, Glenn Strange (starring)

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Published
1953
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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1953. Revised final script for the 1953 film "The Great Sioux Uprising," seen here as "Sioux Uprising." Though very loosely based on true events surrounding the two-year Red Cloud's War, during which a Cheyenne Native American chief repeatedly attacked US forces in an effort to stem the flow of White settlers, this… Read more
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The Girl Graduate: Her Own Book (Original yearbook signed by Margaret Mitchell)

by [Mitchell, Margaret] Perrett, Louise; Sarah K. Smith

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Published
1917
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: The Reilly and Britton Co, 1917. First Edition. First Edition. Blank book-style yearbook (largely still blank) belonging to Elizabeth Floding with numerous inscriptions and well wishes from various students and faculty, including a four-line Gellett Burgess poem written to Floding by Margaret Mitchell: "I never saw a purple cow, I never hope to see one, I'll tell you… Read more
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