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Johnny Got His Gun (Original screenplay for the 1971 film)

by Trumbo, Dalton (director, novel, screenwriter); Timothy Bottoms, Marsha Hunt, Donald Sutherland, Jason Robards (starring)

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Published
1971
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Beverly Hills, CA: The Bruce Campbell and Dalton Trumbo Company, 1971. Draft script for the 1971 film, housed in the rare black binder with pictorial front board depicting the film's iconic poster image. Script contains several illustrations depicting how two sequences are to be shot, a minimal but expressionistic departing lovers sequence between Joe and Kareen, and a fantasy… Read more
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The Fixer (Original screenplay for the 1968 film)

by Frankenheimer, John (director); Dalton Trumbo (screenwriter); Alan Bates, Dirk Bogarde, Georgia Brown, Hugh Griffith (starring)

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Published
1967
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$650.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1967. Draft script for the 1968 British film. Based on Bernard Malamud's 1966 Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel. Set in Czarist Russia, Frankeheimer's adaptation is a brutal realization of Malamud's novel, wherein a poor Jew named Yakov Bok assumes the identity of a Gentile after moving from the country to… Read more
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The Child Buyer (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Hersey, John (novel); Lee Minoff (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1980
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$450.00

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New York: LaMarca Productions, 1980. Draft script for an unproduced film based on the 1960 novel by John Hersey. A satire about the American educational system, in which a man tries to buy a smart young child with a difficult home life in order to utilize him in an experiment to engineer super-intelligent humans. Adaptation written by… Read more
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$450.00
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The Shipping News (First Edition)

by Proulx, E. Annie

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1993
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684193373
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$125.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1993. First Edition. First Edition. The author's most celebrated novel, winner of both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, and basis for the 2001 film, starring Julianne Moore and Kevin Spacey. Near Fine and unread in a Near Fine dust jacket. Small owner name to the front endpaper, with light… Read more
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Love Among the Cannibals (First Edition, review copy)

by Morris, Wright

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1957
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1957. First Edition. First Edition. REVIEW COPY, with slip laid in. Finalist for the National Book Award. Slight lean, and light foxing to the top page edges, else Fine and unread in an about Fine dust jacket.
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The Garden of Earthly Delights (Signed First Edition)

by Oates, Joyce Carol

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1967
Edition
First Edition
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$625.00

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New York: The Vanguard Press, 1967. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the front flyleaf in the year of publication: "For Gunter - / With best wishes / Joyce Carol Oates / 9-22-67." Finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction (1968), and winner of the M.L. Rosenthal Award (1968). The author's second novel. … Read more
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$625.00