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Death Before Dishonor (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

by Leonard, Terry (director); John Gatliff (screenwriter); Fred Dryer, Joseph Gian, Sasha Mitchell, Peter Parros (starring)

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Published
1986
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Atlanta, GA: New World Pictures, 1986. Revised Draft script for the 1987 film. With a few annotations in holograph pencil throughout. Gunnery Sergeant Burns (Dryer) is sent to the Middle East, where he acts as a guard at the local US Embassy. However, due to the pacific nature of the ambassador, the marine corps detachment is severely… Read more
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Halls of Montezuma (Original screenplay for the 1951 film)

by Milestone, Lewis (director); Michael Blankfort (screenwriter); Robert Bassier (producer); Walter Palance, Richard Widmark, Robert Wagner (starring)

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Published
1949
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$275.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1949. Temporary script for the 1950 film. A gritty WWII film starring Richard Widmark, Richard Boone, Jack Palance, and Karl Malden. It follows a platoon of U.S. Marines as they fight to gain control of a Japanese-held island. It was to be the last American-made WWII film for Lewis Milestone, who would eventually… Read more
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Racing with the Moon (Original poster for the 1984 film)

by Benjamin, Richard (director); Steve Kloves (screenwriter); Sean Penn, Elizabeth McGovern, Nicolas Cage (starring)

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Published
1984
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N.p.: Jaffe-Lansing, 1984. Vintage US one sheet poster for the 1984 US film. In one of his earliest rolls, actor Sean Penn costars with Nicolas Cage in this World War II era drama. Two teenage boys are shipping out to train as Marines in six weeks, and the film follows their last days of civilian life.… Read more
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The Comic Military Alphabet (First Edition)

by Falls, De Witt

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Published
1894
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1894. First Edition. First Edition. Very Good condition. Dampstain near hinge on interior leaves, tear on heel and crown, and light soil on front and rear boards. Bright illustrations.
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Devil Dogs: Fighting Marines of World War I (First Edition, inscribed)

by Clark, George B.

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Published
1999
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780891416531
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$75.00

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Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1999. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper: "For that great marine of two wars - my very fine friend who got saddled with two copies of this magnificent addition to the literature of the great war / Llewellyn W. Lord of Baltimore from / George B. Clark / Semper… Read more
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The Wizard of Loneliness (Signed First Edition)

by Nichols, John

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Published
1966
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First Edition
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New York: Putnam, 1966. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED and dated (Sept. 13, 1981) by the author on the front flyleaf. Author's second novel, about a young boy in Vermont at the end of WWII. Basis for the 1988 H. Anne Riley film starring Lukas Haas and Dylan Baker. Very Good plus in a Very… Read more
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The Long March (First UK Edition, Signed)

by Styron, William

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Published
1962
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London: Hamish Hamilton, 1962. First UK Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page. Author's second novel, originally published as a paperback original in 1952. Very Good plus in a Near Fine dust jacket. Spine lean, foxing to the page edges, extremities slightly toned. Jacket spine toned, with light foxing to the verso and rear panel.… Read more
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Sand in the Wind (First Edition)

by Roth, Robert

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Published
1973
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316757652
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$65.00

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New York and Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press / Little, Brown, 1973. First Edition. First Edition. Novelization of the author's experience as a Marine during the Vietnam War. Foxing to the top edges, with toning and a few tiny tears to the jacket, else Near Fine and unread in a Near Fine, price-clipped dust jacket.
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Battle Cry (Collection of 7 original British front-of-house cards from the 1955 film)

by Walsh, Raoul (director); Leon M. Uris (novel, screenwriter); Van Heflin, Aldo Ray, Mona Freeman, Nancy Olson (starring)

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Published
1955
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Burbank, CA: Waterlow and Sons / Warner Brothers, 1955. Collection of 7 vintage British front-of-house cards from the UK release of the 1955 US film. Based on Leon Uris' first book, about a new recruitment of Marines primed for battle, but the battle comes when they least expect it. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.… Read more
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