Topic: Entertainment [x]
Bookseller: Johnson Rare Books [x]
Quandt, James (Editor)
Toronto: Toronto International Film Festival, 1999.
Cinematheque Ontario Monographs, Book 2. Octavo. Original paper wrappers. A fine copy - as new, still sealed in the original shrink wrap. more
Kingston, New York: McPherson & Company, 2005.
Octavo. Original glossy paper wrappers. A fine copy. more
Helmick, Paul A.
Jefferson, North Carolina and London: McFarland & Company, Inc, 2001.
Signed by Helmick on the half-title. Octavo. Original pictorial paper wrappers. A crisp and clean copy. more
Wagner, Robert J. with Scott Eyman
New York: Harper Entertainment, 2008.
24 pp. photographs, including several in color. Robert Wagner recalls the people and events that shaped him into one of Hollywood's most enduring stars. Signed more
1979 1st, 1979.
48 pp. photos. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1979. First edition. Signed by Houseman on the front flyleaf. Follow-up to Run-Through, Houseman's book of his more
New York: Harper & Row, 1974.
16 pp. photos. First U.S. edition. ISBN 0060103043. Biography of the first cool jazzman, Leon "Bix" Beiderbecke (1903-1931), an enigmatic musical genius who, after becoming more
London: B.T. Batsford, 2001.
Numerous textual photographs and illustrations, including in several in color. New Edition. This guide includes everything you ever wanted to know about the history and more
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2007.
238 p. 24 pp. photographs. Legendary actor Kirk Douglas explores the mixed blessings of growing older and looks back at his childhood, his young adulthood, more
New York: Random House, 2005.
Numerous textual photographs. In this extraordinary memoir, Academy Award-winning actress and political activist Jane Fonda explores the many lives and many voices of an "ever-evolving" more
Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc, 1998.
Profusely illustrated. Definitive biography of Ruby Keeler (1909-93), the actress who became Warner Bros.' first dancing star in the groundbreaking musical film 42nd Street. Presentation more
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1984.
Laid in is a printed card that reads, "With the Compliments of the Author". A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Provenance: From the more
New York and London: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975.
Illustrated with photographs. An allegory of life by the American actress and singer. Presentation copy, labeled a "Pre-Release Copy" and inscribed by Pearl Bailey to more
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1976.
Presentation copy, labeled "First Copy 6/5/76" and inscribed by American actress and singer Pearl Bailey (1918-90) to Bob and Dolores Hope on the secondary title more
Eells, George and Stanley Musgrove
New York: William Morrow, 1982.
Textual photographs. New York: William Morrow, 1982. First edition. Intimate biography written by close friends of the actress. Before Marilyn Monroe, Mae West (1892-1980) was more
New York: HarperCollins, 1991.
Numerous textual photographs. New York: HarperCollins, 1991. First edition. In this candid autobiography, Rogers (1911-95) chronicles her rise to stardom and describes her various dramatic more
Ackerman, Forrest J.
Beverly Hills, California: Morrison, Raven-Hill Company, 1983.
Profusely illustrated. Beverly Hills, California and Pangbourne, Berkshire, England: Morrison, Raven-Hill Company, 1983. First edition. A pictorial study of the life and genius of Lon more
Russell, Jane, Georges Belmont, et al.
London: Bloomsbury, 1989.
With a Foreword by Jane Russell and an Interview with Georges Belmont. 150 photographs, including many in color. London: Bloomsbury, 1989. First edition. Marilyn posed more
Oakie, Jack and Victoria Horne Oakie
Portland, Oregon: Strawberry Hill Press, 1997.
Octavo. Original pictorial boards; issued without a dust jacket. A fine copy. more
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1985.
Third printing. Active in the field of film animation for more than 50 years, Lantz (1899-1994) is best known for having created Woody Woodpecker. This more
Geduld, Harry M. and Ronald Gottesman (Editors)
Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press, 1970.
"This fascinating study presents for the first time the full story of Eisenstein's disastrous attempt to make a great film in Mexico - a motion more