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Long Live the King

By: Tornabene, Lyn

Price: $3.65

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1976

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001085

Condition: Very Good


429 pp. with 32 pp. b&w photos. Chipped dust jacket, printed upside down. Appendix of Gable's handrwiting analysis. Biography of Clark Gable and his 5 wives. Excellent photos. View more info

10 Feet Tall and Bulletproof

By: Tritt, Travis and Bane, Michael

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Warner Books: 1994

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 003953

ISBN: 0446518476

Condition: Fine


216 pp., with b&w photos interspersed throughout the text. Nearly new, no markings. Quarter-inch tear to rear panel of dj and some light creasing of dj. Tritt presents himself as somewhat of a loner and outsider in country music. He says he was considered odd for typing up his own contracts. Chances are Michael Bane did 99 percent of the writing of this first-person account, but iits colloquial, highly anecdotal account of the rigors of concert touring sounds like Travis... View more info

Movie Trivia Quiz Book

By: Ventura Associates

Price: $2.00

Publisher: NY: Ventura Associates, 1982:

Seller ID: 000532


Mass Market Paperback. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hundreds of movie-related Q & A. View more info

Peter Sellers: The Authorized Biography

By: Walker, Alexander

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004020

ISBN: 0026229609

Condition: Very Good


281 pp., index, filmography. Light fading along bottom edge of covers, edge crinkling of dust jacket, otherwise nearly fine. No markings. with 16 pp. glossy b&w photos. A London film critic sympathetically surveys the life of Peter Sellers --both his acting career and his personal life. View more info

Conversations with Marilyn

By: Weatherby, W.J.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, Paragon House: 1992

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009451

ISBN: 1557785120

Condition: Very Good +


229 pp. Close to new, marker slash mark on bottom edge, no other markings. Spine uncreased. A series of interviews with Monroe during the making of "The Misfits" and afterward. The Times of London blurb states: "A peculiarly intimate view of her.so far as she was able, the seems to have discarded her personality make-up and talked more freely than to any other reporter." A reprint of a 1976 edition. Size: 8v0 -- 8.25 in. View more info

Lemmon: A Biography

By: Widener, Don

Price: $4.65

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1975

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 002350

ISBN: 0026282003

Condition: Very Good


247 pp., with 32 pp. b&w photos. Index. 2 rips in dj. Previous owner's gift inscription on pasted front endpaper. Light edge wear. Lemmon's life is presented in vivid action and drama. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

The Great Houdini, Magician Extraordinary

By: Williams, Beryl and Epstein, Samuel

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004538

Condition: Good +


275 pp. Rubbed on spine but binding still strong. Moderate toning. Light creasing of cover. Sketches throughout. No markings. No. J-63 in the Pocket Books Jr. series. A biography of Houdini and explanation of his tricks, written for teenage readers but of interest to all age brackets. View more info

Show Business Laid Bare

By: Wilson, Earl

Price: $3.55

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1974

Seller ID: 002829

ISBN: 0399112766

Condition: Very Good


336 pp., with 16 pp. of b&w photos. Light foxing. Light soil on edges and dj. No markings. Binding sturdy. Syndicated columnist Earl Wilson surveys the trend toward permissiveness and, as he terms it, pornography overtaking show business in the 1970s. His examples include Marlon Brando, Marilyn Monroe, Elliott Gould, Woody Allen, and the Gabors. He professes to be shocked by it all, yet this was the fodder for his columns for years. Lively and readable. His observations ... View more info

Accidentally on Purpose: An Autobiography

By: York, Michael

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1991

Seller ID: 000648

ISBN: 0671689401

Condition: Very Good +


432 pp., 32 pp. b&w photos of York and his co-stars. Michael York relates his start in British theater and transition to Hollywood. View more info