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The Vegetable (First Edition, copy belonging to director William Wellman)

by Fitzgerald, F. Scott

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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… 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 Bunuel, Luis (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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$250.00
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Surplus Value Books: Catalog Number 13 (Signed Limited Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

by Moody, Rick; David Ford

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Royal Books, Inc.
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… 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 Bunuel, Luis (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 Bunuel, Luis (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, 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.… Read more
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$300.00
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Under Milk Wood (Original photograph from the 1972 film)

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

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Published
1972
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$15.00

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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.… Read more
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$15.00
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The Odd Couple (Original photograph from the 1968 film)

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

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Published
1968
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$15.00

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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.… Read more
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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 Hoffman, Heinrich (original text); Martyn Jacques (adaptation); Ralf Alex Fichtner (illustrations)

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Royal Books, Inc.
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 Caberet" 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… Read more
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$75.00
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The Slightly Older Guy (Signed First Edition)

by Friedman, Bruce Jay

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Royal Books, Inc.
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 Bronsteen, Earl

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Published
2006
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$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… Read more
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$275.00
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The MAD Archives, Volume 2 [Magazine] Issues 7-12

by Gaines, William M.

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2012
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781401213886
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$125.00

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New York: DC Comics, 2012. First Edition. First Edition, first printing. New. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.
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$125.00
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The Exterminating Angel (Collection of 5 original photographs from the 1962 film)

by Bunuel, Luis (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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$250.00
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L'Age d'Or (Collection of 7 original photographs from the 1978 Spanish release of the 1930 film)

by Bunuel, Luis (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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$150.00
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The Phantom of Liberty [Le fantome de la liberte] (Collection of 6 original photographs from the 1974 film)

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

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Royal Books, Inc.
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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$125.00
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Happiness Is a Rat Fink / Unhappiness Is a Dirty Dog (First Edition, two volumes)

by Kannon, Jackie and Alex Roman; 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 Gartland, Roger (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… Read more
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$200.00
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A Collection of 10 Mexican Lobby Cards featuring Charlie Chaplin (Original Mexican lobby cards)

by Chaplin, Charlie (director, writer, producer, composer, starring); Ricardo Montalban (narration); Dawn Addams, Claire Bloom, Buster Keaton, Fatty Arbuckle, Gloria Swanson (starring)

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Published
1967
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$400.00

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Various cities: Various Publishers, 1967. A collection of 10 original lobby cards for the Mexican releases of nine films directed by or featuring Charlie Chaplin. Highlights of this bright, charming collection include lobby cards for the Mexican releases of Chaplin's "Limelight," "King of New York," and "The Circus," as well as two variants for "The Chaplin… Read more
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$400.00
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Five children's books featuring Charlie Chaplin

by Chaplin, Charlie

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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… Read more
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$450.00
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The Chaplin Revue (Lobby card for the 1959 film)

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

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Published
1959
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$45.00

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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… Read more
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$45.00
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The Potboiler Quiz (First Edition)

by Kilbride, Robert

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Published
1969
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$250.00

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Minneapolis, MN: Dillon Press, 1969. First Edition. First Edition. Softcover quarto, blue printed wrappers. Robert Kilbride (1924-1998) was an artist who attended the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere in Paris in 1949. Following his studies in Europe, he taught art in and around the Minneapolis area, including the Minneapolis School of Art and the Walker Art School. While teaching,… Read more
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