Vietnam War from Royal Books, Inc.

cover of Stanley (Original screenplay for the 1972 film, producer's working copy)

Stanley (Original screenplay for the 1972 film, producer's working copy)

by William Grefé (director); Gary Crutcher (screenwriter); Chris Robinson, Alex Rocco, Steve Alaimo (starring)

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Published
1971
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$850.00

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Miami, FL: William Grefe, 1971. Revised Final draft script for the 1972 film, belonging to Executive Producer John H. Burrows, with "Burrows" written in holograph ink on top right of wrapper. Housed in a denim three-ring binder with the front annotation of title in holograph marker, annotation of title in holograph ink on front wrapper, and annotations to verso… Read more
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$850.00
cover of From Both Sides Now: The Poetry of the Vietnam War and Its Aftermath (First Edition)

From Both Sides Now: The Poetry of the Vietnam War and Its Aftermath (First Edition)

by Philip Mahony (editor)

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Published
1998
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684849461
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$25.00

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New York: Scribner, 1998. First Edition. First Edition. A anthology of poetry by both American and Vietnamese poets, written during and after the Vietnam War. Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.
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cover of Gun Control Begins at the White House (Original political protest poster, 1968)

Gun Control Begins at the White House (Original political protest poster, 1968)

by Carol Jackson (designer)

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Published
1968
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$425.00

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New York: Posters Against Bullets For Ballots, 1968. Vintage screen printed black-and-white political protest poster from 1968. Shown is one of the infamous backyard photographs of Lee Harvey Oswald holding a rifle and Marxist newspapers, with President Lyndon B. Johnson's face superimposed over Oswald's, and "Militant" and "Worker" imposed on the papers, with "Gun Control Begins In The… Read more
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cover of In Pharaoh's Army (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

In Pharaoh's Army (Uncorrected Proof, signed by the author)

by Tobias Wolff

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Published
1994
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First Edition
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$65.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Tobias Wolff's second memoir, chronicling his experiences as a US Army officer during the Vietnam War. Fine in wrappers, with publisher's promotional material stapled to the inside front wrapper.
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cover of Motorpsycho! (Original pressbook for the 1965 film)

Motorpsycho! (Original pressbook for the 1965 film)

by Russ Meyer (director, screenwriter); James Griffith, Hal Hopper (screenwriters); Haji, Alex Rocco, Steve Oliver, Holie K. Winters (starring)

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Published
1965
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$375.00

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California: Eve Productions, 1965. Vintage pressbook for the 1965 film. The final film in Russ Meyer's "noir" cycle (1964-1965), or "Gothic" period, as Meyer puts it, a series of sexploitation films shot in black and white, with powerful and vengeful female characters, male impotence, and a serious dramatic plot involving less of the "nudie" filmmaking style so… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Allen Ginsberg reading "Wichita Vortex Sutra," 1966

Original photograph of Allen Ginsberg reading "Wichita Vortex Sutra," 1966

by Allen Ginsberg (subject)

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Published
1966
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N.p.: N.p., 1966. Vintage borderless photograph of poet Allen Ginsberg reading his antiwar poem "Wichita Vortex Sutra" at the Loeb Student Center at New York University, on June 18, 1966. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with the stamps of United Press International Photo and a date stamp. Ginsberg first composed "Wichita Vortex Sutra" through dictation… Read more
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cover of The Things They Carried (Original broadside excerpt from the 1990 short story collection)

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Berkeley: Black Oak Books, 1990. Original broadside excerpt from the 1990 short story collection. SIGNED by author Tim O'Brien. O'Brien's sixth book, about the experiences of a platoon of American soldiers during the Vietnam War. 8 x 12.75 inches, mounted on stiff board measuring 9.75 x 14.5 inches. Fine.
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cover of I Protest! (First Edition, inscribed by the author in the year of publication)

I Protest! (First Edition, inscribed by the author in the year of publication)

by David Douglas Duncan

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Published
1968
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First Edition
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$375.00

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New York: Signet, 1968. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED in the year of publication by the author on the third leaf: "New York / 8 May '68 / For Lynn- / Good Luck! / David Duncan." Very Good in perfect bound wrappers. Wrappers moderately edgeworn, with light soil on the rear wrapper and glue residue (printer's defect) along… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Joey Heatherton and Bob Hope during the USO Christmas Tour, South Vietnam, 1966

Original photograph of Joey Heatherton and Bob Hope during the USO Christmas Tour, South Vietnam, 1966

by Heatherton, Joey, Bob Hope (subjects); Gary Null (photographer)

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Published
1966
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$300.00

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N.p.: NBC, 1966. Vintage photograph of Joey Heatherton dancing with an unidentified soldier, Bob Hope, golf club in hand, in background, during Hope's 1966 USO Christmas Tour in South Vietnam. Mimeo snipe on verso, humorously stating "Joey Heatherton conducting a deep-breathing exercise." "Dec 22 1966" stamp on verso. Hope was joined by Heatherton and Phyllis Diller during his… Read more
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cover of The Big Bounce (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the 1969 film)

The Big Bounce (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the 1969 film)

by Ryan O'Neal, Leigh Taylor-Young, Van Heflin (starring); Alex March (director); Elmore Leonard (novel); Robert Dozier (screenwriter)

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Published
1969
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers / Seven Arts, 1969. Complete set of eight vintage color studio still photographs from the 1969 film. Based on Elmore Leonard's 1969 novel. A Vietnam veteran turned migrant farm laborer falls into a secretary's scheme to steal $50,000 from the owner of a California farm. Set and shot on location in Carmel… Read more
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$75.00
cover of Rolling Thunder (Original screenplay for the 1977 film)

Rolling Thunder (Original screenplay for the 1977 film)

by John Flynn (director); Paul Schrader (screenwriter); Heywood Gould (screenwriter); William Devan, Tommy Lee Jones, Dabney Coleman (starring)

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Published
1976
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$650.00

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Los Angeles: American International Pictures [AIP], 1976. Draft script for the 1977 film. One of the best unheralded revenge thrillers of the 1970s, with William Devane taking an unusual turn as a sympathetic character, though forced to be quite cold-blooded. Playing a Vietnam veteran with absolutely nothing left to lose, Devane beats a warpath from Texas to… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Jane Fonda at an antiwar demonstration in Washington DC, circa 1970

Original photograph of Jane Fonda at an antiwar demonstration in Washington DC, circa 1970

by Jane Fonda (subject); J.P. Laffont (photographer)

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Published
1970
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$350.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage oversize borderless photograph of actress Jane Fonda at an antiwar demonstration in Washington DC on May 10, 1970. With the stamp of Sygma photo agency on the verso. Fonda proved one of Hollywood's most prominent antiwar activists during the Vietnam era, and one of the period's more politically active celebrities, speaking out in support… Read more
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$350.00
cover of Next (Original script for the 1967 play)

Next (Original script for the 1967 play)

by Elaine May (director); Terrence McNally (playwright); James Coco (starring)

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Published
1967
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$875.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Vintage script for the 1967 one-act play, which debuted at the White Barn Theatre in Westport, Connecticut on July 16. A middle-aged divorcee who has accidentally been called to service by the draft butts heads with the no-nonsense career officer. One of prolific, acclaimed playwright Terrence McNally's earliest productions, and the one that brought… Read more
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$875.00
cover of The Boys in Company C (Original photograph from the 1978 film)

The Boys in Company C (Original photograph from the 1978 film)

by Sidney J. Furie (director, screenwriter); Rick Natkin (screenwriter); Stan Shaw, Andrew Stevens, James Canning, Scott Hylands (starring)

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Published
1978
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$15.00

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1978. Vintage studio still photograph of Scott Hylands from the 1978 film. Follows the lives of five young Marines from boot camp through a hellish tour of Vietnam in 1968. They find a possible way out of battle if they can win a soccer tournament. Set in Vietnam, shot on… Read more
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cover of Our Winning Season (Collection of eight original color photographs from the 1978 film)

Our Winning Season (Collection of eight original color photographs from the 1978 film)

by Joseph Ruben (director); Nicholas Niciphor (screenwriter); Scott Jacoby, Deborah Benson, Dennis Quaid (starring)

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Published
1978
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$75.00

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N.p.: American International Pictures [AIP], 1978. Collection of eight vintage color studio still photographs from the 1978 film. Set in the 1960s, a charming coming-of-age film in which David Wakefield (Scott Jacoby) is a distance runner who receives a startling wake-up call when his friend Dean (Joe Penny) is drafted, then dies in Vietnam. Set… Read more
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cover of When You Comin [Comin'] Back, Red Ryder? (Original script for the 1973 play)

When You Comin [Comin'] Back, Red Ryder? (Original script for the 1973 play)

by Mark Medoff (playwright); Kenneth Frankel (director); Brad Dourif, Kevin Conway (starring)

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Published
1973
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$225.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1973. Draft script for the 1973 play, which debuted at the Circle Repertory Company in New York on November 4. Basis for the 1979 film directed by Milton Katselas. A small town's slow way of life is disrupted by the arrival of a unstable, drug-trafficking Vietnam veteran whose car has broken down en route to… Read more
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$225.00
cover of How Sleep the Brave (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

How Sleep the Brave (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by John Briley (screenwriter, novel)

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Published
1974
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St. Albans: Tillman Trevone Productions, 1974. Final draft script for an unproduced film. From the estate of film producer Elliott Kastner, whose best known credits include "The Long Goodbye" (Robert Altman, 1973), "The Missouri Breaks" (Arthur Penn, 1976), and "Heat" (Michael Mann, 1996). John Briley, Academy Award winning screenwriter for Richard Attenborough's 1982 epic "Gandhi," adapts… Read more
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cover of In Country (Original screenplay for the 1989 film, profusely annotated copy belonging to film editor Lou Lombardo)

In Country (Original screenplay for the 1989 film, profusely annotated copy belonging to film editor Lou Lombardo)

by Norman Jewison (director); Bobbie Ann Mason (novel); Frank Pierson, Cynthia Cidre (screenwriter); Bruce Willis, Emily Lloyd, Joan Allen, (starring)

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Published
1988
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$1,500.00

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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1988. Lined revised final draft script for the 1989 film in leather presentation binding belonging to editor Louis Lombardo, with name in gilt on front board, title in gilt on front board and spine. Signed on upper right of wrapper by editor Tony Gibbs in holograph red ink. Copious holograph annotations on nearly every page… Read more
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cover of One to Count Cadence (First Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

One to Count Cadence (First Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

by James Crumley

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Published
1969
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First Edition
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$350.00

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New York: Random House, 1969. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by James Crumley on the title page to fellow author Chris Offutt: "Offutt = Here we are in Missoula when our name [sic] have just been in the New Yorker / James Crumley / 9/9/97." The author's first book, a story of the US Army in peacetime during… Read more
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The Names of the Dead (First Edition, inscribed to fellow author Chris Offutt)

by Stewart O'Nan

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Published
1996
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385481922
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$25.00

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New York: Doubleday, 1996. First Edition. First Edition. Association copy, warmly INSCRIBED by O'Nan to fellow author Chris Offutt on the title page. From the collection of Chris Offutt. Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs, and, in 1996, was named one of the twenty Best Young… Read more
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