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[ed. CARTER, Graydon]

Vanity Fair's Proust Questionnaire:

New York: Rodale, 2009

Large 8vo, pp. 215. Original blue boards, lettered in blind on spine.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY OLIVIA DE HAVILLAND TO THE FILM DIRECTOR... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£550.00

2865

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HEGLEY, John

Uncut Confetti

London: Methuen, 2006

8vo, pp. 85. Original illustrated stiff paper wrappers with fold-over flaps.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO ALAN RICKMAN: .... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£295.00

3525

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AYCKBOURN, Alan

Three Plays

London: Chatto & Windus, 1979

Small 8vo, pp. 216. Original red boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition and review copy of... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£150.00

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KITCHIN, C.H.B.

The Secret River

London: Secker & Warburg, 1956

8vo, pp. 359. Original black boards, lettered in silver to spine. Printed dustwrapper.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR IN THE ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£600.00

3460

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[PARKER, Dorothy] OPPENHEIMER, George

The Passionate Playgoer

New York: Viking, 1958

8vo, pp. 623. Original pale purple boards, lettered in dark purple to front panel and gilt on dark purple to spine. Top edge purple. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition. DOROTHY PARKER'S COPY.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£750.00

3272

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BLYTON, Enid

Signed Contract For My Third Enid Blyton Book

London: N.p., 1953

4pp. typed legal document, horizontal fold across centre.

Legal contract dated 1 December 1953, SIGNED BY ENID BLYTON.

The contract... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,500.00

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CARGILL, Patrick and BEALE, Jack

Ring for Catty

N.p. [London]: N.p. [Michael Codron] N.d. [1956]

Theatre playbill, single sheet, 50.6 x 31.8cm, printed on verso only.

Ring for Catty opened at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, early in 1956; after the try-out, the actor Wallas Eaton was replaced by a young Patrick McGoohan, and the play transferred to the West End later that year ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£95.00

3501

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FONTAINE, Joan

No Bed of Roses

London: W.H.Allen, 1978

8vo, pp. 319. Original black boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Illustrated dustwrappers. Photographic dustwrapper, portrait of the author to front... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£275.00

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PARKER, Alan

Mr. Smile

London: Alan Parker Film Co., N.d. [c.1972]

8vo., pp. 68, with an additional 23 typed pages, lettered and bound in, and a duplicate p.11. Handwritten contact details for Petter Fetterman of Associated London Films to title page, as well as the number '16' ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,750.00

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PARKINSON, Norman

Lifework

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1983

Large 8vo, pp. 200. Original black boards, lettered in silver to spine. Grey endpapers. Photographic dustwrapper.

First edition... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£295.00

3387

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[JOY DIVISION] CUMMINS, Kevin

Juvenes

London: To Hell With Publishing, 2007

Large 8vo, pp. 192. Original silk-screened boards, the book wrapped in original, sealed blue paper, with the number '38' pencilled to... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£1,250.00

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[dir. NEAME, Ronald] GARFIELD, Brian and FORBES, Bryan

Hopscotch

Los Angeles: N.p., N.d. [1979]

114pp. shooting script bound in burgundy wrappers, title in gilt to foot of front wrapper.

ART DIRECTOR MARK NERINI'S COPY, INSCRIBED TO HIM BY THE FILM'S STAR WALTER MATTHAU: 'Good health! Walter Matthau'. ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£750.00

3531

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[MORECAMBE, Eric] MORECAMBE, Gary

Funny Man: Eric Morecambe

London: Methuen, 1982

8vo, pp. 157. Original red boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Photographic illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£175.00

3556

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[intro. BROWNLOW, Kevin] LOVE, Bessie

From Hollywood With Love

London: Elm Tree Books, 1977

8vo, pp. 160. Original red boards, lettered in silver to spine. Photographic dustwrapper, portraits of the author to front and rear panels.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO BOB 'BLOCKBUSTERS' HOLNESS: ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£295.00

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HUDIS, Norman

Carry On, Nurse

N.p.: N.p., 1958

116 typed mimeographed pp., secured by staple press to left edge, housed in a manilla folder with 'CARRY ON, NURSE Working Title Draft Script 19.9.58'.

DICK VOSBURGH'S COPY OF THE DRAFT SCREENPLAY OF ONLY THE SECOND CARRY ON FILM, WITH OCCASIONAL PENCIL ANNOTATIONS IN HIS HAND.

In 1958 Carry On, Sergeant... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£950.00

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[Cinema History] [ed. BAZIN, André, LO DUCA, Joseph-Marie and DO

Cahiers Du Cinema

Paris: Les Editions De L'Etoile, 1951

Five issues. Uniform yellow photo-illustrated wrappers, lettered in black. Between 50 and 60 pp., profusely illustrated with b&w photographs throughout, advertisements at rear.....[please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£750.00

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[Riverside Studios]

A Fabulous Collection of Material Relating to the Appearances of Elisabeth Welch, Adelaide Hall and the Harlem Renaissance at the Riverside Studios, London.

Various dates, mostly 1980s.

1: PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIAL:

i) 35 original photographic negatives of ELISABETH WELCH performing at Riverside in April 1982.
ii) 67 original photographic negatives of ADELAIDE HALL... [more]

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£3,500.00

3469

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[PUBLISHING HISTORY] [WODEHOUSE, P.G.] FONSCOLOMBE, Benoit de

A Collection of Contracts, Correspondence and Associated Material Concerning the Post-War French and German Publication History of the Novels of P.G. Wodehouse

V.p.: V.p., V.d.

A small quantity of contracts and correspondence, holograph, typed, and duplicated.

AN EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE FROM, TO AND ABOUT P.G. WODEHOUSE.... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£9,500.00

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MENDEL, Gideon

A Broken Landscape

2002

Suite of 3 b&w silver gelatin prints, image sizes approx. 455 x 310 mm, the second from an edition of 20, all prints signed and inscribed to verso in pencil, together with a chromogenic print Mozambique Frame Project ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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3491

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MILLIGAN, Spike

A Book of Bits, or A Bit of a Book

London: Dennis Dobson, 1965

8vo, pp. 89. Original dark blue boards, lettered in gilt to spine. Illustrated dustwrapper.

First edition, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR: 'To ... [please click on the image or book title for more details]

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£375.00


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