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Fallen Angel
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1944. Original Treatment Script for the 1945 film noir, "Fallen Angel," directed by Otto Preminger, based on the original screen story and novel by Marty Holland...
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Price: $1,250.00
King Rat
Boston: Little, Brown and Co, 1962. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Very Good in blue wrappers with plastic spiral binding. Mild toning to page edges, with light fading and...
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Price: $1,250.00
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The D.A. Holds a Candle
New York: William Morrow, 1938. First Edition. Warmly INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper: "To Noni / Who wrote the stuff word by word from the 'Boss' /...
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Price: $2,250.00
Equinox of the Gods benefit concert celebration for Lucifer Rising at The Straight Theater in San Francisco, September 21, 1967
San Francisco: The Bringers of Light & The Straight Theatre, 1967. Original Poster, designed by Randy Salas, for "Equinox of the Gods," a celebration by Kenneth Anger commemorating the autumn...
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Price: $1,850.00
Lolita
Los Angeles: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1962. Original US three-sheet poster for the 1962 film. An iconic image for an iconic film. Kubrick's rendition of Nabokov's masterpiece is legendary in its own...
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Price: $2,850.00
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The Ox-Bow Incident
New York: Random House, 1940. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper and dated in the year of publication: September 25, 1940. Basis for the seminal 1943 film...
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Price: $3,250.00
The SX-70 Experience [12 Instant Images]
Cambridge, MA: Polaroid Corporation, [1975]. Folio. First Edition. One 950 copies with facsimile signatures by each photographer on their photo (1000 copies were printed; the remaining 50 copies were signed...
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Price: $1,750.00
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Stanley Kubrick Directs: A Visual Analysis by Halcyon
New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Jovanovich, 1971. First Edition. INSCRIBED by director Kubrick on the front endpaper: "To -- / Best wishes / Stanley Kubrick." A touch of faint dampstaining...
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Price: $3,750.00
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The Deep Blue Good-by [Goodbye]
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1975. First American Edition in hardcover, published as a paperback original by Fawcett in 1964. INSCRIBED by MacDonald to the dedicatee, editor Knox Burger, on the...
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Price: $3,500.00
A collection of cinema material relating to the author's work
Various cities: Various Publishers, 1942-1959. A collection of 15 pieces, including vintage posters, pressbooks, and still photos relating to adaptations of author Nevil Shute's work into film in the twentieth...
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Price: $6,500.00
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The Scarlet Ruse
New York: J.B. Lippincott and Thomas Y. Crowell, 1980. First American hardcover edition. Very nicely INSCRIBED by MacDonald in the year of publication on the front endpaper: "For Louise and...
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Price: $1,850.00
The Dark Tunnel
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1944. First Edition. Fine in a bright, Near Fine dust jacket, lightly chipped at spine ends and lightly rubbed at hinges. A sharp copy of the...
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Price: $15,000.00
The New York Trilogy: City of Glass, Ghosts, and The Locked Room
New York: Sun and Moon Press, 1986. Three volumes, all First Edition. City of Glass is in a first issue jacket, with no publisher's device on the jacket spine panel...
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Price: $2,500.00
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All About Eve
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1950. Program, premiere pamphlet, and ticket for the 1950 Hollywood premiere of "All About Eve" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre. Included is the program with stills, biographies...
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Price: $1,250.00
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Lengthy typed letter signed from Stan Brakhage to Will Petersen
N.p. N.p. 1973. Lengthy typed letter signed from Stan Brakhage to Will Petersen, roughly 500 words, dated May 28, 1973. Petersen was the director of the Creative Arts Center at...
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Price: $1,650.00
Original signed contract for the 1964 Lew Archer novel, "The Far Side of the Dollar"
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. Original contract agreement between Kenneth Millar (writing as Ross Macdonald) and Alfred A. Knopf, dated April 24, 1964, for the publication of the thirteenth...
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Price: $1,250.00
Poltergeist
Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1981. Revised draft script for the 1982 film. Includes an additional set of 131 unbound revision pages. Both script and revision pages have the red...
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Price: $1,850.00
The Dead Room
Mission Viejo, CA: ASAP Press, 2005. First Edition. One of 26 lettered copies SIGNED by Bruen, Jason Starr (who wrote the introduction) and Phil Parks (the illustrator). Fine in publisher’s...
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Price: $1,500.00
Tarzan the Ape Man [Tarzan, the Ape Man]
Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1931. Draft script for the 1932 film, based loosely on Edgar Rice Burroughs' novel "Tarzan of the Apes." Two single weight black and white reference...
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Price: $5,500.00
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1946. First Edition. Near Fine in an exceptionally sharp, Fine dust jacket. A touch of fading to the book's sensitive purple cloth at the spine...
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Price: $1,250.00
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Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1970. Final Script for the 1970 film, produced and directed by Russ Meyer and written for the screen by Roger Ebert, prior to his better-known work...
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Price: $1,450.00
A Confederacy of Dunces
Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana University Press, 1980. First Edition in a first issue dust jacket, with the Walker Percy blurb on the rear panel. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize. A...
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Price: $4,250.00
The Case of the Counterfeit Eye
New York: William Morrow, 1935. First Edition. Publisher's file copy, with "OFFICE FILE COPY" stamped on the rear panel of the jacket and several penciled notations and deletions on the...
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Price: $3,500.00
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory [Charlie and the Chocolate Factory]
Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1970. Third Draft script for the 1971 film, "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," here under its working title, "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." Director Mel...
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Price: $7,500.00
Angel and Blonde Woman
N.p. N.p. 1980. Black and yellow marker, purple crayon on drawing paper. Signed, "Van Vliet / 80." 10.75 x 13.75 inches, spiral spine perforation along the bottom edge. Near Fine. Gary Lucas...
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Price: $16,000.00
All the Assholes in the World and Mine
Bensenville, IL: Open Skull Press, 1966. First Edition. One of "no more than" 400 copies. Published by Douglas Blazek's Open Skull Press, and INSCRIBED by Bukowski to Blazek inside the...
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Price: $8,500.00
Two-decade run of signed menus from the Café Au Pere de Nico, Chelsea
N.p. Café Au Pere de Nico, 1956-1974. An archive of 80 daily menus from Café Au Pere de Nico in Chelsea, London, signed by visiting luminaries from world leaders to...
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Price: $12,500.00
Gumshoe
Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1970. Draft British script for the 1971 UK film. Working copy belonging to actress Billie Whitelaw, SIGNED by Whitelaw on the front wrapper, with her...
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Price: $1,500.00
Foreign Correspondent
Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1940. Collection of 13 vintage black-and-white single weight still photographs from the US release of the 1940 film. The stills break down as follows: A portrait of...
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Price: $2,400.00
Weird Woman
Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1943. Draft script for the 1944 film. "Copy from which we mimeod [sic] white final script 11/20/43" in holograph pencil on the front wrapper. Holograph...
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Price: $1,250.00
I Capture the Castle
London: William Heinemann, 1949. First Edition. The author's first book, notoriously scarce in jacket, basis for the elegant 2003 British film. Ms. Smith went on the write "The Story of...
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Price: $3,500.00
The Big U
New York: Vintage, 1984. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Small crease to the first leaf, else Fine in plain yellow wrappers. Stephenson's first book, the only proof copy we...
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Price: $1,500.00
Over My Dead Body
New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1940. First Edition. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Slight lean, very light soil to the book, single lending library stamp at the...
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Price: $1,850.00
Fifty Roads to Town
Boston: Little, Brown, 1936. First Edition. INSCRIBED by the author in the year of publication on the front endpaper: "For Harry and Shirley Steeger / With the best wishes of...
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Price: $1,250.00
Notes on "Easy Rider"
N.p. N.p. circa 1970. One page, typescript, with a couple of typeover corrections. A fascinating muse of Southern's crafting of the "Easy Rider," screenplay, focusing on how he actually wrote...
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Price: $3,750.00
Written on the Wind
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1946. First Edition. Warmly INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper. Basis for the 1956 film classic directed by Douglas Sirk and starring Rock...
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Price: $1,500.00
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Harold's Trip to the Sky
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1957. First Edition. Near Fine in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Slight spine lean. Jacket has wear at the spine ends and corners, with...
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Price: $1,500.00
A View From the Bridge [From Under the Sea]
New York: Kermit Bloomgarden, 1955. Draft script for the 1955 stage play, "A View from the Bridge," here under its working title "From Under the Sea," by Arthur Miller. Actor...
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Price: $2,250.00
Winter Light [Nattvardsgästerna]
Stockholm: Svensk Filmindustri, 1963. Original Swedish illustrated poster for the 1963 film. The second entry in Bergman's legendary and highly personal "Faith" trilogy, a series of films that launched a....
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Price: $1,500.00
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Los Angeles: Rhino Films, 1997. Revised script for the 1998 film. A draft that was originally sent to Steadman by Alex McDowell at Rhino Films/Fear and Loathing LLC, the film's...
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Price: $1,850.00
The Sugarland Express
Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1972, 1973. Final script for the 1974 film, pre-dating its release by nearly two years. Steven Spielberg's first major motion picture, an uncharateristically nihilistic entry about...
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Price: $1,250.00
Scenario: A Film with Sound
Paris: The Obelisk Press, 1937. First Edition. Author's non-numbered presentation copy, boldly inscribed by Henry Miller to William Saroyan in the year of publication: "To / Bill Saroyan / the...
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Price: $4,500.00
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Penhally
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1931. First Edition. A lovely copy of the author's uncommon and fragile first novel, a high spot of Southern literature. Gordon’s reputation as a literary...
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Price: $3,250.00
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V.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1963. First Edition. Fine, with the topstain bright, in a lovely, just about Fine dust jacket with slight rubbing and the slightest fading to the spine panel...
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Price: $1,500.00
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Sweet Smell of Success
Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1957. Collection of 19 vintage black-and-white studio photographs from the US release of the 1957 film. Both Lancaster and Curtis play against type as a....
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Price: $1,250.00
Rocket Ship Galileo
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947. First Edition. The author's first published novel. Basis for the 1950 film "Destination Moon," with a screenplay co-written by Heinlein. Fine in a Near...
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Price: $2,950.00
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The Siege of Trencher's Farm
London: Secker and Warburg, 1969. First Edition. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper in 1974: "To Raymond, / Have a....
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Price: $1,250.00
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Stowaway
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1936. Revised Final script for the 1936 film musical, "Stowaway," directed by William A. Seiter, written for the screen by William M. Conselman, Samuel G. Engel...
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Price: $1,250.00
The Threepenny Opera ("Die Dreigroschenoper")
New York: Capalbo and Chase, 1954. Draft script for the 1954 production of "The Threepenny Opera" (Die Dreigroschenoper") by Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht, adapted into English by Marc Blitzstein...
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Price: $1,500.00
The President Vanishes
New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1934. First Edition. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket, lightly worn at the top of the spine and is toned at the spine and...
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Price: $1,500.00
The Wicker Man
London: Pinewood Studios, 1973. Cutting and Continuity script for the 1973 film, "The Wicker Man," directed and written for the screen by Robin Hardy and starring Edward Woodward and Christopher...
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Price: $3,250.00
Hangover Square
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1945. Original US one sheet poster for the 1945 film noir, based on Patrick Hamilton's 1941 novel, the second of two key films John Brahm made...
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Price: $2,000.00
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The Wycherly Woman
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the front endpaper. Near Fine and unread in a Near Fine dust jacket. Jacket has an inch-long...
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Price: $3,250.00
John Cage
New York: Praeger, 1970. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Cage in 1971 to Ellsworth Snyder: "for Ellsworth Snyder, / with admiration and friendship / John Cage, Madison '71." Ellsworth Snyder and...
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Price: $5,000.00
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The Second Confession
New York: Viking Press, 1949. First Edition. SIGNED and dated in the year of publication by the author on the front flyleaf: "10/3/49 / Rex Stout." Spine a bit cocked...
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Price: $1,250.00
Double Star
Garden City: Doubleday, 1956. First Edition. A bright copy of the author's cheaply manufactured first Hugo Award-winning novel, generally considered the best novel he wrote in the 1950s. Extremely scarce...
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Price: $4,500.00
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Domestic Slavery Considered as a Religious Institution
New York: Lewis Colby, 1845. First Edition. Compilation of a series of letters debating the institution of slavery between two Baptist preachers. Richard Fuller was one of the founders of...
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Price: $1,250.00
Openers
Austin, TX: Pyramid Publishing Company, 1972. First Edition. SIGNED by Roky Erickson on the front flyleaf. A book of poems written by Erickson, legendary singer and songwriter for the 13th Floor...
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Price: $2,750.00
Glen or Glenda
Los Angeles: Screen Classics, 1953. Set of 14 vintage silver gelatin still photographs from the 1953 film. Director Ed Wood, Jr.'s auspicious feature film debut took on a subject no...
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Price: $3,000.00
Cockfighter
New York: Crown Publishers, 1972. First hardcover edition, preceded by a paperback original published by Chicago Paperback House in 1962. INSCRIBED by the author on the front endpaper, with typical...
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Price: $1,250.00
Footlight Serenade
Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1942. Revised Final Script for the 1942 film, "Footlight Serenade" (here under the working title, "Strictly Dynamite"), directed by Gregory Ratoff, written for the screen by...
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Price: $1,850.00
Tillie and Gus [Don't Call Me Madam]
Los Angeles, CA: Paramount Pictures, 1933. Second Script for the 1933 film. Rubber-stamped on the front wrapper, "FILE COPY / RETURN TO SCRIPT DEPT. / PARAMOUNT STUDIO - HOLLYWOOD," and...
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Price: $2,500.00
Slam the Big Door
London: Robert Hale, 1961. First UK Edition, and first edition in hardcover. SIGNED by the author on the front flyleaf. Fine in an exceptionally bright, Near Fine dust jacket. The...
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Price: $3,250.00
Hitchcock/Truffaut
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1967. Second printing. INSCRIBED by Francois Truffaut to noted Hollywood producer Robert Blumofe on the half title page: "Pour Robert Blumofe / Bien cordialament /...
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Price: $1,850.00
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