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Speaking of Operations" (First Edition)

by Irvin S.; Cobb Tony Sarg (illustrations)

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Published
1915
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First Edition
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Garden City: DoubledayDoran, 1915. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Chip to the heel of the spine with same to the dust jacket. Illustrated paper-covered boards and endpapers. Owner name to the front pastedown. Boards show some light rubbing to the tips and spine ends. The jacket is mostly intact with some rubbing… Read more
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Miss Hargreaves (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Mel Dinelli (screenwriter); Frank Baker (novel)

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Published
1946
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N.p.: Vanguard Films, 1946. Draft script for an unproduced film by screenwriter Mel Dinelli, of note as the screenwriter of Robert Siodmak's 1946 Academy Award winning Horror Noir "The Spiral Staircase," Ted Tetzlaff's 1949 Film Noir "The Window," and Fritz Lang's 1950 Crime Noir "House by the River." Based on the classic 1940 comic fantasy novel by Frank Baker, wherein… Read more
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Ro.Go.Pa.G.: La Ricotta [RoGoPaG] (Original photograph from the 1963 European anthology film)

by Pier Paolo Pasolini (director, screenwriter); Orson Welles, Mario Cipriani, Laura Betti (starring)

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Published
1963
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1963. Vintage borderless reference photograph of Orson Welles from the 1963 film. Italian "ROGOPAG / LA RIOTTA" stamp on verso. An anthology film of four short films, titled after the names of the four directors: "Illibatezza," directed by Roberto Rossellini, "Il Nuovo Mondo," directed by Jean-Luc Godard, "La Ricotta," directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini, and "Il Pollo… Read more
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The Vegetable (First Edition, copy belonging to director William Wellman)

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Published
1923
Edition
First Edition
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$850.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923. First Edition. First Edition. Copy belonging to Academy Award-winning director William Wellman, with his signature to the front endpaper. Very Good plus overall, lacking the dust jacket. Vintage bookstore label to the rear pastedown. A few small tears to the edges of the advert pages at the rear, else a very presentable copy. Bruccoli A10.1.a.… Read more
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The Phantom Of Liberty [Le fantome de la liberte] (Original photograph from the set of the 1974 film)

by Luis Bunuel (director, screenwriter); Jean-Claude Carriere (screenwriter); Adriana Asti, Julien Bertheau, Jean-Claude Brialy, Adolfo Celi (starring)

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Published
1974
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$250.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Vintage borderless photograph of Luis Bunuel, Jean-Claude Brialy, and Monica Vitti on the set of the 1974 film. With holograph annotations on the verso. A nonlinear surrealist comedy that challenges bourgeois notions of morality. 9.5 x 7 inches. Near Fine. Criterion Collection 290. Rosenbaum 1000.
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Surplus Value Books: Catalog Number 13 (Signed Limited Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

by Rick; Moody David Ford

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Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780967741025
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$175.00

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Santa Monica: Danger Books, 1999. First Edition. First Edition, one of 174 numbered copies (this being No. 46) SIGNED by the Rick Moody and illustrator David Ford, with this copy further INSCRIBED by Ford to author Chris Offutt: "4 Chris Offutt I did the pictures in this thing." Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections,… Read more
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The Phantom Of Liberty [Le fantome de la liberte] (Original photograph from the set of the 1974 film)

by Luis Bunuel (director, screenwriter); Jean-Claude Carriere (screenwriter); Adriana Asti, Julien Bertheau, Jean-Claude Brialy, Adolfo Celi (starring)

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Published
1974
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$300.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Vintage borderless photograph of Luis Bunuel, Julien Bertheau, and Michel Piccoli on the set of the 1974 film. With holograph annotations on the verso. A nonlinear surrealist comedy that challenges bourgeois notions of morality. 9.5 x 6.25 inches. Near Fine. Criterion Collection 290. Rosenbaum 1000.
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The Phantom Of Liberty [Le fantome de la liberte] (Original photograph from the set of the 1974 film)

by Luis Bunuel (director, screenwriter); Jean-Claude Carriere (screenwriter); Adriana Asti, Julien Bertheau, Jean-Claude Brialy, Adolfo Celi (starring)

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Published
1974
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Vintage borderless photograph of Luis Bunuel, Pierre Lary, Jean Rochefort, and Julien Bertheau on the set of the 1974 film. With holograph annotations on the verso. A non-linear surrealist comedy that challenges bourgeois notions of morality. 9.5 x 17.75 inches. Near Fine. Criterion Collection 290. Rosenbaum 1000.
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Under Milk Wood (Original photograph from the 1972 film)

by Andrew Sinclair (director, screenwriter); Dylan Thomas (play); Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O'Toole (starring)

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Published
1972
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N.p.: Timon Productions, 1972. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1972 film. Paper snipe affixed to the verso. The film stars Elizabeth Taylor, Peter O'Toole, and Richard Burton in their only role together. Taylor was only available for three days of filming and received $10,000 for her part. Shot on location in Wales, UK. 8 x 10 inches. Very… Read more
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The Odd Couple (Original photograph from the 1968 film)

by Gene Saks (director); Neil Simon (screenwriter); Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, John Fiedler (starring)

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Published
1968
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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1968. Vintage color studio still photograph from the 1968 film. Two friends with completely different lifestyles decide to become roommates, with some predictable and problematic results. Starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, and John Fiedler. Shot on location in New York City. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.
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[Der ultimate Struwwelpeter oder Horror-Geschichten und grassliche Bilder] The Ultimate Shockheaded Peter or Horrible Stories and Noisy Pictures (First Edition)

by Heinrich Hoffman (original text); Martyn Jacques (adaptation); Ralf Alex Fichtner (illustrations)

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Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9783932909993
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$75.00

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Berlin: Plinke, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED on the title page by Martyn Jacques, as well as fellow members of the "Brechtian Punk Cabaret" band, The Tiger Lillies, Adrian Stout and Adrian Huge. An adaptation of Heinrich Hoffman's classic 1845 book of children's rhymes by Martyn Jacques, who wrote and performed the music with The Tiger Lillies for… Read more
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The Slightly Older Guy (Signed First Edition)

by Bruce Jay Friedman

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Published
1995
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684802060
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$75.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995. First Edition. First Edition. REVIEW COPY with publisher's slip laid in. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper: "For Scott / All the best / Bruce Friedman." Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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Contemporary Art Appreciation 101: How to Understand What's Contemporary Art and What's Snot (First Edition)

by Earl Bronsteen

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Published
2006
Edition
First Edition
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$275.00

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Boca Raton, FL: Self published, 2006. First Edition. First Edition, one of 400 copies. A good natured, gently satirical look at the contemporary art world, framed as the textbook for "Earl Bronsteen's Online School of Art." Profusely illustrated in color throughout, with photographs, collages, prints, and numerous tipped and laid in pieces. After retiring from careers in finance and… Read more
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The Exterminating Angel (Collection of 5 original photographs from the 1962 film)

by Luis Bunuel (director, screenwriter)

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Published
1974
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$250.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Collection of 5 vintage black-and-white studio still photographs from the 1962 film. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine. Complete collation details available on request.
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L'Age d'Or (Collection of 7 original photographs from the 1978 Spanish release of the 1930 film)

by Luis Bunuel (director); Salvidor Dali (screenwriter)

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Published
1978
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$150.00

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Madrid: Alenda Distribucion / Jose Esteban, 1978. Collection of 7 vintage black-and-white studio still photographs from the 1978 Spanish release (and first release in Spain) of the 1930 film. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.
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The Phantom of Liberty [Le fantome de la liberte] (Collection of 6 original photographs from the 1974 film)

by Luis Bunuel (director); Jean-Claude Carriere (screenwriter)

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Published
1974
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$125.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Collection of 6 vintage black-and-white studio still photographs from the 1974 film. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine. Complete collation details available on request.
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Happiness Is a Rat Fink / Unhappiness Is a Dirty Dog (First Edition, two volumes)

by Jackie and Alex Roman; Kannon Rochelle Davis , Robert Pernecky, Peggy Hurley, Don Hockstein (copy); Ken Rinciari, George Botich (illustrations)

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Published
1963
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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New York: Kanrom, 1963. First Edition. First Edition. Two volumes, oblong 16mo, illustrated paper boards. Published by controversial comedian and singer, Jackie Kannon, and his friend Alex Roman, about whom not much is known. The two entrepreneurs also published the "JFK Coloring Book" and a book of poetry called, "Poems from the John" (largely written by television writer, Sol… Read more
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Four scripts from the television show Delta Wave (Four original screenplay for the 1995 television show)

by Roger Gartland (director); Lee Pressman (screenwriter); Dudley Sutton, Ania Sowinski, Una Stubbs, Victoria Wicks (starring)

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Published
1995
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$200.00

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London: Independent Television, 1995. Draft scripts for four episodes of the 1996 television show "Delta Wave:" "A Twist of Lemming: Part 1," "A Twist of Lemming: Part 2," "A Glitch in Time: Part 1," and "A Glitch in Time: Part 2." A television show about two children with psycho-kinetic powers and their scientist caretaker. The show ran for only ten… Read more
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Five children's books featuring Charlie Chaplin

by Charlie Chaplin

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Published
1935
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$450.00

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New York: Various Publishers, 1935. A collection of five children's books featuring the legendary silent movie star and humorist Charlie Chaplin as his inimitable Tramp character. The collection includes a picture book tie-in for his film "Easy Street," as well as a coloring book, an oversized comic book-style depiction of some of his stunts, and both an original copy… Read more
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The Chaplin Revue (Lobby card for the 1959 film)

by Charlie Chaplin (director, writer, producer, composer, starring); Edna Purviance, Sydney Chaplin (starring)

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Published
1959
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1959. Original lobby card for the 1959 film "The Chaplin Revue," a re-release of three of Charlie Chaplin's earlier films: "A Dog's Life" and "Shoulder Arms" (both from 1918), and his final short film, "The Pilgrim" (1923). Lobby card No. 7 in the set depicts a scene from "Shoulder Arms," where the Tramp is… Read more
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