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Burt Lancaster

by Clinch, Minty

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Published
1984
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780458979608
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$16.95

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Toronto: Methuen, 1984. Burt Lancaster accomplished and acclaimed film actor will be rememberred for many wonderful films: From Here To Eternity, Elmer Gantry, The Birdman of Alcatraz, etc. Here in this account of his life's journey and career, you will find this actor's biography very interesting. The book also gives sixteen pages of photographs on heavier semi-gloss stock. Minty Clinch… Read more
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Natalie A Memoir By Her Sister

by Wood, Lana

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
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$27.50

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1984. Profusely illustrated with rare family photographs. Here is a warm but unflinchingly candid account of a great star's passionate love affairs, violent fights, stormy marriages, bitter divorces, and of her controversial death by drowning at the age of forty-three, stunning a nation that adored her. Lovely photo of actress Natalie Wood adorns… Read more
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John Huston : A Biography

by Madsen, Axel

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385110709
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$12.50

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New York: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1978. This is a biography of one of Hollywood's most prolific and talented film-makers, John Huston. Huston's magical masterful direction has produced dozens of American film clasics: The Matlese Falcon, The African Queen, The Night of The Iguana, etc. John Huston is a remarkable story - an epic tale of a man… Read more
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Are You Lonesome Tonight? The Untold Story of Elvis Presley's One True Love and the Child He Never Knew

by De Barbin, Lucy and Dary Matera

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1987
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780394558424
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$32.50

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New York: Villard Books, 1987. Are You Lonesome Tonight? is a tragic and touching love-story - the most compelling portrait of the "King" ever published. Twenty six chapters, epilogue, biography and a section of photographs on heavier semi-gloss stock provided. A sharp-cornered, clean copy in a photo illustrated, price-intact dust jacket. Fans of Elvis Presley will surely enjoy reading… Read more
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Hollywood's Other Men

by Barris, Alex

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1975
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780498014284
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$22.50

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South Brunswick and New York/ London: A.S. Barnes and Company/Thomas Yoseloff Ltd, 1975. 223pp includes index. It takes a special breed of actor to be a successful loser. These were "Hollywood's Other Men". Some spent their careers in that category, others moved up to stardom, still others were leading men first, then slipped to other manhood. With some 300 illustrastions… Read more
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All My Best Friends

by Burns, George

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399134838
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$25.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1989. "All My Best Friends" is the grand story of a great passion in the author's life - show business and the legendary stars. It is the history of modern show business, as George Burns has lived it. They were all his best friends: Jolson and Jessel, Cantor and Durante; the Marx Brothers and… Read more
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How My World Turns

by Fulton, Eileen as Told to Brett Bolton

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780800839703
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$16.50

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New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1970. Eileen Fulton star of the CBS-TV daytime program "As The World Turns" now tells her own story. This is an action-packed amusing story that takes her from school plays in North Carolina to the summits of television fame. She tells what it is really like to succeed on your own terms in… Read more
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My Heart Belongs

by Martin, Mary

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1976. She'll take you on whirlwind trips across continents and oceans, with "Annie Get Your Gun" and "Hello Dolly", into television studios, behind the scenes with the theatre greats and into homes of her friends and family. A number of photographs are present. Bookplate to fep,dj price-clipped. Photo of Mary martin on… Read more
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Which Reminds Me

by Randall, Tony and Michael Mindlin

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1989
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Delacorte Press, 1989. Tony Randall's wit, intelligence, prodigious memory, and unreasonable love of story telling is amply demonstrated in this vastly entertaining collection of show business stories. B/W photos are present. Erratum laid in. Photo dust jacket price intact.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Garbo

by Gronowicz, Antoni

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Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990. Illustrated with b/w photos. Publisher's afterword by Richard Schickel. Behind that most fabulous of faces was always a mystery. In this extraordinary book the real Garbo is revealed for the first time as the very human woman she was. Antoni Gronowicz, the late, acclaimed poet and novelist, first met Garbo in 1938, over… Read more
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Tracy And Hepburn. An Intimate Memoir

by Kanin, GArson

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Very Good
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New York: The Viking Press 1971 Book Club Edition. Kanin shares his vision of Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy, individually and as a team. They were one couple everyone knew of but no one really knew anything about. What kept these two - so opposite in taste and technique - so fiercely together for twenty-seven years? Black boards… Read more
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Gracie A Love Story

by Burns, George

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1988. Price intact dust jacket. This is the story of a woman who made America laugh for forty years, and who selected the sickest child in the orphanage as her own. Gracie is a love story that will make readers laugh and cry told by one of the countries greatest stars of motion pictures, concerts,… Read more
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Carson. The Unauthorized Biography

by Corkery, Paul

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780942101003
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$20.00

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Ketchum, ID: Randt & Company, 1987. The first major biography of Johnny Carson, the soft-spoken humorist, whose tremendous popularity has made him one of the wealthiest and most influential men in America. Based on hundreds of interviews and documentary information gathered by the author and four researchers, "Carson: The Unauthorized Biography" presents a great American success story. Illustrated with b/w… Read more
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Elizabeth Taylor

by Waterbury, Ruth

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Ed. Stated
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$15.00

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New York: Appleton-Century, 1964. Illustrated with eight pages of photographs. " Her Life, Her Loves, Her Future." An intimate, informed, yet objective, and fair portrait of a rare human being, revealing the basic underlying patterns of her controversial and unconventional life. Previous owner's name to ffep.. 1st Ed. Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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An Affair To Remember. My Life With Cary Grant

by Donaldson, Maureen and William Royce

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Published
1989
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1989. A sensitive , intimate portrait of the greatest matinee idol of them all- by the passionate woman who lived with and loved him. Illustrated with a number of b/w photos.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Richard Burton, My Brother

by Jenkins, Graham

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Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Us Edition Stated
ISBN
9780060159528
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$18.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1988. Introduction by Elizabeth Taylor. Here is the completely candid and intimate portrait of Richard Burton by the brother who knew him best. Filled with revealing anecdotes plus many previously unpublished photographs from family collections. Photo illustrated price intact jacket.. 1st Us Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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A Gift Of Joy

by Helen Hayes

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
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$12.00

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New York: M. Evans and Company, Inc., 1965. 254pp. This book is a collection of her thoughts,reminiscences, and ancedotes, as well as selected pieces from her favorite writers. Helen Hayes had won the highest honours of stage, screen and television and was dubbed "First Lady of the American Theatre." Previous owner's name to ffep, bookplate to front pastedown.… Read more
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On Reflection An Autobiography

by Helen Hayes

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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New York: M. Evans and Company, Inc., 1968. After years of unwillingness to discuss her private world-she has looked beyond her legend and directly at life's lessons as she was forced to learn them. The friend of Woolcott, Benchley, Fitzgerald, Harpo Marx and Dietrich. The lady who became and remained our "First Lady of the Theatre." This autobiography provides… Read more
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Betty White In Person

by White, Betty

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Ed. Stated
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$18.50

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New York: Doubleday, 1987. Price-clipped Dust jacket. Gathered here are Betty's wit and wisdom, her observations and intuitions. She recounts for us stories and adventures ( and misadventures,too ) shared with many of her favorite friends. In these pages we meet the woman behind the endearing celebrity. This book carries a bookplate on fep and previous owner's name to acknowledgments… Read more
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Enter Talking. First Edition Hardcover

by Rivers, Joan with Richard Meryman

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Print
ISBN
9780385294409
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$55.00

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New York: Delacorte Press, 1986. Here is the bitter and bizarre struggle, the desperate hilarity, the deep pain and anger, that created one of the world's foremost comedians. It is , in part, the story of Joan Rivers' obsessed childhood and apprentice years, etc. B/w photo sections accompany text.  Remainder spray to bottom edge. Crease to inside of back… Read more
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