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Street Smart [Streets of New York] (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

by Schatzberg, Jerry (director); David Freeman (screenwriter); Christopher Reeve, Kathy Baker, Mimi Rogers, Andre Gregory, Morgan Freeman (starring)

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Published
1980
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$375.00

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N.p.: International Creative Management [ICM], 1980. Early Revised Draft script for the 1987 film, here under the working title "Streets of New York." Magazine reporter Jonathan Fisher (Christopher Reeve) fabricates a story about a New York pimp after he is unsuccessful getting information on the streets. But the police, the district attorney, and a real pimp and… Read more
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All the President's Men (Signed First Edition)

by Bernstein, Carl and Bob Woodward

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Published
1974
Edition
First Edition
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$425.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1974. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by Carl Bernstein on the title page. Basis for the 1976 film, directed by Alan J. Pakula and starring Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Jacket is flaps lightly toned, with a short closed tear… Read more
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$425.00
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News is Made at Night (Original photograph from the set of the 1939 film)

by Werker, Alfred L. (director); John Larkin (screenwriter); Preston Foster, George Barbier, Lynn Bari (starring)

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Published
1939
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$75.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1939. Vintage photograph of director Alfred Werker and actors Preston Foster, Lynn Bari, George Barbier, and Russell Gleason on the set of the 1939 film. Printed description on the verso. Steve Drum (Preston Foster), a crusading newspaper editor helps free a man framed for a crime, and aids in finding the… Read more
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$75.00
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Too Late to Love [Pourquoi viens-tu si tard...] (Collection of 370 original keybook still photographs from the 1959 film)

by Decoin, Henri (director, screenwriter); Michel Audiard, Claude Brule, Pierre Roustang, Albert Valentin (screenwriters); Paul Apoteker (still photographer); Maurice Vidalin (poem); Michele Morgan, Henri Vidal, Francis Blanche (starring)

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Published
1959
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$750.00

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Paris: Ulysse Production / Cinedis, 1959. Collection of 370 original black-and-white keybook still photographs from the 1959 French film, consisting of two unique and complimentary pieces, one being a studio film still keybook with 97 contact prints of small format transparencies, most with 12 images per print, amounting to over 1,000 images captured, nearly all images with series number… Read more
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$750.00
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Too Late to Love [Pourquoi viens-tu si tard...] (Collection of 14 original photographs from the 1959 film)

by Decoin, Henri (director, screenwriter); Michel Audiard, Claude Brule, Pierre Roustang, Albert Valentin (screenwriters); Paul Apoteker (still photographer); Maurice Vidalin (poem); Michele Morgan, Henri Vidal, Francis Blanche (starring)

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Published
1959
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$200.00

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Paris: Cinedis, 1959. Collection of 11 original black-and-white photographs from the 1959 French film. Most feature starring actress Morgan, and a few show other actors, including Vidal. Three on-the-set photographs of Morgan being fitted by a female crew member, possibly costume designer Tanine Autré, and eleven still photographs, with Morgan and Blanche at a bar, even an image of… Read more
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$200.00
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Le Guide de la femme (Collection of five French women's culture magazines)

by [Weiss, Louise] Pernel, R. (director); A. Michelsen (director of publication); H. Lezineau (secretary)

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Published
1962
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$325.00

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Paris: Migra, 1962. Five issues of "Le Guide de la femme" (roughly, "Woman's Guide"), a mid-century Parisian periodical published with the patronage of French author, journalist, politician, and noted feminist, Louise Weiss. The periodical, not unlike similar publications of today found on wire racks at grocery checkout lines, was produced by and for France's modern Woman, "at the forefront… Read more
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$325.00
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le miroir de l'information (Collection of four French press relations magazines)

by Depernon, Andre (director of publications)

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Published
1964
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$200.00

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Paris: Les Editions du Presse du Miroir, 1964. Four issues of "le miroir de l'information" (roughly, "Mirror of Information"), a Parisian periodical published for press relations, including coverage on the press itself, radio, film, television, and other various media. Little is documented on "le miroir," with only a few held in institutions and libraries. The magazine seemingly… Read more
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$200.00
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How Baxter Butted In (Original double weight photograph from the 1925 film)

by Beaudine, William (director); Owen Davis, Julien Josephson, Harold Titus (screenwriter); Dorothy Devore, Matt Moore, Ward Crane (starring)

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Published
1925
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$125.00

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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1925. Vintage double weight studio still photograph from the 1925 silent film. Bumbling newspaper clerk Henry Baxter is helplessly in love with a coworker in this silent-era comedy. The subject of his longing barely acknowledges his existence. His unrequited love coupled with his manager's devious daily taunts makes work tortuous for the… Read more
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Dogs Bark, but the Caravan Rolls On: Observations Then and Now (Signed First Edition)

by Conroy, Frank

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2002
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780618154685
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$75.00

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New York: Houghton, Mifflin, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Fine and unread in a Near Fine dust jacket. Diagonal crease to the upper corner of the front flap, else Fine.
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Max Headroom (Original screenplay for the 1987 television series pilot episode)

by Mann, Farhad (director); Joe Gannon (screenwriter); Matt Frewer, Amanda Pays, George Coe, Chris Young (starring)

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Published
1987
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$475.00

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Burbank, CA: American Broadcasting Company [ABC], 1987. Revised Draft script for the pilot episode of the 1987-1988 television series, "Max Headroom." The pilot episode would air under the title "Blipverts," noted here simply as "Pilot." Notations throughout in holograph pencil. Max Headroom (Frewer) was created in 1984, portrayed as "The World's First Computer-Generate television Host," developed in… Read more
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$475.00
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Newsweek (Volume CV, Number 16, April 22, 1985)

by [Leonard, Elmore] Smith, Richard M. (editor-in-chief); Pete Axthelm, Jane Bryant Quinn, Robert J. Samuelson, George F. Will, et. al (contributors)

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Published
1985
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Newsweek, 1985. First Edition. First Edition. April 22, 1985 issue. Vintage magazine featuring crime fiction writer Elmore Leonard on the front wrapper and in an essay by Peter S. Prescott, examining the author's career and writing process. Also includes essays and articles on "special ops," Ringling Brothers circus goats, President Ferdinand Marcos, "coming out in… Read more
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The Bloody Spur [While the City Sleeps] (First Edition)

by Einstein, Charles

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Published
1953
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Dell Publishing, 1953. First Edition. First Edition, a paperback original. Basis for the 1956 film noir, "While the City Sleeps, "directed by Fritz Lang and starring George Sanders and Dana Andrews. Near Fine in illustrated wrappers.
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The Thief Who Came to Dinner (Original British poster for the 1973 film)

by Yorkin, Bud (director); Walter Hill (screenwriter); Ryan O'Neal, Jacqueline Bisset, Warren Oates, Jill Clayburgh (starring)

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Published
1973
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$125.00

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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1973. Original British quad poster for the 1973 film. Cool safecracker artwork by Chantrell. Based on Terrence Lore Smith's 1971 novel. Webster (O'Neal) is a computer programmer turned thief, evading an insurance investigator (the immeasurable Oates), and making an impact on Laura (Bisset). Set in Texas. 30 x 40… Read more
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$125.00
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Archive of photographs of Inez Wallace 1940s-1960s

by Wallace, Inez

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Published
1960
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$1,500.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Archive of 22 single weight and 7 double weight photographs of newspaper columnist Inez Wallace circa 1940s - 1960s, tipped onto the pages of a large format photo album, complete with a holograph marker title page and mimeograph caption list at the front. Featuring seven oversized photographs of Wallace, as well as several photographs and other… Read more
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Network (Original screenplay for the 1976 film, signed by Faye Dunaway and Owen Roizman)

by Lumet, Sidney (director); Paddy Chayefsky (screenwriter); Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch, Robert Duvall (starring)

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Published
1975
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$1,200.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1975. Draft script for the 1976 film. SIGNED by starring actress Faye Dunaway, and cinematographer Owen Roizman, on the front cover in holograph ink. A highspot among director Sidney Lumet's many cinematic achievements, with an original screenplay written by Paddy Chayevsky and a host of major actors all working at the peak… Read more
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Scoop (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

by Millar, Gavin (director); William Boyd (screenwriter); Evelyn Waugh (novel); Denholm Elliott, Donald Pleasence, Michael Hordern (starring)

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Published
1986
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$225.00

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London: Independent Television, 1986. 3rd Draft script for the television movie. Based on the 1938 novel by Evelyn Waugh, which in turn was based on Waugh's own experiences working at the Daily Mail. Working copy, with holograph annotations in blue, red, and black ink and pink highlighter throughout, as well as handmade tape tabs marking the scenes. Laid in… Read more
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Paper Lion (Original screenplay for the 1968 film)

by March, Alex (director); George Plimpton (novel); Lawrence Roman (screenwriter); Alan Alda, Lauren Hutton, Joe Schmidt, Alex Karras (starring)

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Published
1968
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$150.00

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New York: Stuart Millar Productions, 1968. Draft script for the 1968 film. Based on George Plimpton's 1966 book. Alan Alda (in his first starring role) plays Plimpton, who has put himself into the sports arena, writing about his experiences. He's entered the ring with a professional boxer and pitched in an All-Star game. He decides to try… Read more
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News Is Made at Night (Original screenplay for the 1939 film)

by Werker, Alfred L. (director); John Larkin (screenwriter); Preston Foster, George Barbier, Lynn Bari (starring)

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Published
1939
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$225.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1939. Final script for the 1939 film. Steve Drum (Foster) is a crusading newspaper editor helps free a man framed for a crime, and aids in finding the real culprit. Staff reporter Maxine Thomas (Bari) goes along for the ride. Director Werker's other notable films include the films noir "Shock" (1946)… Read more
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$225.00
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News: A Consumer's Guide (First Edition)

by Doig, Ivan and Carol

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Published
1972
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$15.00

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New York: Prentice-Hall, 1972. First softcover edition. Just a hint of bumping to a couple of corners, else about Fine and unread in bright, illustrated wrappers. An analysis of modern media (circa 1970s, of course) by the author and his wife. Doig's first book, uncommon in this condition.
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The News-Letters of the LXIVMOS (First Edition)

by Henderson, James D.

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1968
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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Woodstock, VT: The Lilliputter Press, 1968. First Edition. Octavo. First Edition. Compiles twenty-one facsimile issues of the noted publication: November 1927- November 1929, with two authentic miniature attachments tipped in (one of which has come loose). Foreword and index by Robert E. Massman. A very presentable copy. Near Fine and unread in publisher's orange cloth, lacking dust… Read more
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