US Presidents from Royal Books, Inc.

New Arrivals

image of Young Mr. Lincoln (Original screenplay for the 1939 film)

Young Mr. Lincoln (Original screenplay for the 1939 film)

by John Ford (director); Lamar Trotti (screenwriter); Henry Fonda, Alice Brady, Marjorie Weaver (starring)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1939
Item Price
$3,750.00

Show Details

Description:
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1939. Revised Final script for the 1939 film. Copy belonging to an unknown crew member, with their name to the front wrapper in holograph pencil, and a single pencil annotation to the verso of page 147. A dramatization of the early years of future US president Abraham Lincoln, following his upbringing in a… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$3,750.00
image of Original photograph of Frank Sinatra and his wife Barbara at the Kennedy Center Honors, 1983

Original photograph of Frank Sinatra and his wife Barbara at the Kennedy Center Honors, 1983

by Barbara Sinatra Frank Sinatra (subjects); Ron Galella (photographer)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1983
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
N.p.: N.p., 1983. Vintage double-weight black and white borderless photograph of Frank Sinatra and his wife Barbara at the sixth annual Kennedy Center Honors gala at the Kennedy Center Opera House in Washington DC, in 1983. With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with the stamp of photographer Ron Galella. Sinatra received the honor… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00
image of Young Mr. Lincoln (Original photograph of Henry Fonda from the 1939 film)

Young Mr. Lincoln (Original photograph of Henry Fonda from the 1939 film)

by John Ford (director); Lamar Trotti (screenwriter); Henry Fonda, Alice Brady, Marjorie Weaver (starring)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1939
Item Price
$325.00

Show Details

Description:
N.p.: N.p., 1939. Vintage borderless portrait photograph from the 1939 film, showing actor Henry Fonda in costume as a young Abraham Lincoln. A dramatization of the early years of future president Abraham Lincoln, following his upbringing in a log cabin, to his first loves, to his establishment of a law practice in Springfield, Illinois. 7… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$325.00
No cover image available

A Jefferson Profile as Revealed in his Letters (First Edition)

by Thomas; Jefferson Saul K. Padover (ed.)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1956
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: John Day, 1956. First Edition. First Edition. Good plus lacking dust jacket. Dampstaining to lower half of boards, slightly affecting interior.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of General Electric Theater: The Dark, Dark Hours (Original photograph of Ronald Reagan and James Dean on the set of the 1954 television episode)

General Electric Theater: The Dark, Dark Hours (Original photograph of Ronald Reagan and James Dean on the set of the 1954 television episode)

by Ronald; Reagan James Dean, Constance Ford (starring); Don Medford (director); Arthur Steuer (screenwriter)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1954
Item Price
$385.00

Show Details

Description:
N.p.: N.p., 1954. Vintage satin-finish reference photograph of actors James Dean and Ronald Reagan on the set of the twelfth episode of season three of "General Electric Theater," which originally aired on December 12, 1954 on CBS. A gangster (Dean) forces a doctor (Reagan) to remove a bullet from his partner in crime after a shootout. Dean's second… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$385.00
image of 1960 Democratic National Convention (Collection of four original press photographs from NBC News)

1960 Democratic National Convention (Collection of four original press photographs from NBC News)

by Frank Carroll (photographer); David Brinkley (newscaster, subject)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1960
Item Price
$375.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: NBC Television Network, 1960. Collection of four vintage photographs from NBC News of the 1960 Democratic National Convention. "NBC photo by Frank Carroll" stamp on the verso of each. Laid in is an NBC News mimeo snipe. One photograph is of the floor of the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, largely empty, prior to the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$375.00
image of J. Edgar Hoover [Hoover] (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

J. Edgar Hoover [Hoover] (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

by Robert Collins (director, screenwriter); William Sullivan, William Brown (book); Treat Williams, Joe Regalbuto (starring)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1986
Item Price
$75.00

Show Details

Description:
Los Angeles: RLC/Finnegan, 1986. Shooting script for the television film, here under the working title "Hoover," first aired on Showtime on January 11, 1987. A biopic documenting the rise to power and final years of J. Edgar Hoover, the long-standing and controversial director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Loosely based on William C. Sullivan's 1979 memoir "The… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$75.00
image of LBJ: The Early Years [LBJ] (Original teleplay script for the 1987 television movie)

LBJ: The Early Years [LBJ] (Original teleplay script for the 1987 television movie)

by Peter Werner (director); Ken Trevey, Guerdon Trueblood, Louis Rudolph (screenwriters); Randy Quaid, Patti LuPone, Morgan Brittany, Pat Hingle (starring)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1987
Item Price
$450.00

Show Details

Description:
Burbank, CA: National Broadcasting Company [NBC], 1987. Final Revised Draft script for the 1987 television film. Here under the working title, "LBJ." The years 1934 through 1963 of future president Lyndon Baines Johnson's tumultuous career are chronicled, following his political beginnings, style, and progression to presidency following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Set in… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$450.00
No cover image available

The Natural: The Misunderstood Presidency of Bill Clinton (Signed First Edition)

by Joe Klein

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2002
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385506199
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Doubleday, 2002. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page: "For - - / Best, / Joe Klein." Near Fine in a Fine dust jacket.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
image of The Killers (Original Pressbook for the 1964 film)

The Killers (Original Pressbook for the 1964 film)

by Ernest Hemingway (story); Don Siegel (director); Gene L. Coon (screenwriter); Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, John Cassavetes, Ronald Reagan (starring)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1964
Item Price
$125.00

Show Details

Description:
Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1964. Original pressbook for the 1964 film, the second time Hemingway's short story was adapted for the screen, following the classic 1946 version starring Burt Lancaster and Ava Gardner. Notable as Ronald Reagan's last film role and, perhaps in preparation for his move into politics, the first time he played a villain.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
image of Four Days in November (Original Film Pressbook)

Four Days in November (Original Film Pressbook)

by Mel Stuart (director); Theodore Strauss (screenwriter); Richard Basehart, John Brewer, Wesley Frazier (starring)

Seller
Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1964
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1964. Original Pressbook for the 1964 documentary film. From the director of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," a memorial to president John F. Kennedy, and a look at the events surrounding his assassination. 8 pages, saddle-stapled, with one ad supplement, 11 x 17 inches. Black-and-white throughout. A horizontal fold at the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00