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Boulevard of Broken Dreams: The Life, Times, and Legend of James Dean

By: Alexander, Paul

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Viking: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206307

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. James Dean postcard laid in. An exceptional copy. 1994 Hard Cover. This is the first biography of James Dean to look beyond the Hollywood-manufactured cliché to the volatile polarities, conflicted sexuality, and childhood trauma of the person himself. James Dean's legendary status as a Hollywood icon is reconsidered in Boulevard of Broken Dreams, which explores the process by which he became the electric and exciting actor who came to stand for a whole ge... View more info

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Marilyn Monroe

By: Anderson, Janice

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Crescent: 1988

Seller ID: 2178771

Condition: Near Fine


Tiny smudge on front endpaper.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 1988 Large Hardcover. A biography of the legendary actress, loaded with color and b&w photographs. View more info

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Marilyn Monroe: Photographs Selected from the Files of United Press International/Bettmann

By: Baker, Roger

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Portland House: 1990

Seller ID: 2178784

Condition: Very Good


Light toning to jacket edges.Very Good. 1990 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Biographical information and b&w photographs of the legendary actress. View more info

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Marilyn Monroe

By: Baker, Roger

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Portland House: 1990

Seller ID: 2201080

Condition: Very Good


Pages toned.Jacket toned, light wear to jacket. 1990 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 176 pp. Photographs selected from the files of United Press International/Bettmann. Includes 150 black-and-white photographs. This biography tells Marilyn's story without sensationalism and without exploiting gossip or rumor. It is a detailed, factual account of her life, from her unsettled childhood, when she was moved from foster home to orphanage and bac... View more info

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Marilyn: Images by Hollywood's Great Glamour Photographer

By: Bernard, Susan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boxtree: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2178776

ISBN: 1852838566

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Light scuffing to rear jacket.Very Good. 1993 Large Hardcover. usan Bernard has released two books about Marilyn from her father's collection of photographs he took of her. A lot of these are absolutely gorgeous. Some actually are unseen, a rare treat for any Marilyn fan. View more info

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Noel and Cole: The Sophisticates

By: Citron, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274339

ISBN: 0195083857

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket lightly toned. Top page ridge lightly foxed, faint odor of smoke. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 360 pp. Born an ocean apart--one in Peru, Indiana, to great wealth, the other in Teddington, England, to an itinerant piano salesman--Cole Porter and Noel Coward have come to represent the ultimate in sophistication and urbanity. You Do Something to Me, Gay Divorce, I Get a Kick Out of You, Just One of Those Things, ... View more info

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The Films of Marilyn Monroe

By: Conway, Michael; Ricci, Mark

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Citadel: 1968

Seller ID: 2178808

Condition: Good


Rubbing to wrappers, edge wear. 1968 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. A film-by-film overview of the career of the legendary actress. View more info

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The Complete Films of Marilyn Monroe

By: Conway, Michael; Ricci, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Citadel: 1986

Seller ID: 2178803

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 1986 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. The Complete Films of Marilyn Monroe is an excellent resource for those fascinated by Marilyn and her movies. It is introduced with a copy of the touching tribute Lee Strasberg delivered at Marilyn's funeral, which in turn is followed by two high-quality essays. View more info

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The Films of Marilyn Monroe

By: Conway, Michael; Ricci, Mark; Strasberg, Lee; Harris, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Citadel Press: 1964

Seller ID: 2201066

ISBN: 1121577725

Condition: Good


Pages toned.One inch tear to jacket front, one inch tear to jacket spine, one and a half inch tear to jacket rear, jacket edges heavily rubbed, jacket toned. 1964 Large Hardcover. 160 pp. Edited by Michael Conway and Mark Ricci, with a Tribute by Lee Strasberg and an Introductory Essay by Mark Harris. Each film is represented in this book with a synopsis, cast, technical credits, contemporary reviews, and photographs. View more info

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Marilyn at Twentieth Century Fox

By: Crown, Lawrence

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Comet: 1990

Seller ID: 2178794

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear to jacket.Very Good. 1990 Large Hardcover. Loads of behind-the-scenes photographs of the legendary actress and much more! View more info

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Marilyn at Twentieth Century Fox

By: Crown, Lawrence

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Comet Books: 1987

Seller ID: 2201079

Condition: Very Good


Pages faintly toned.Multiple crease to jacket rear. 1987 Large Hardcover. 211 pp. Discusses her years at Twentieth-Century Fox, where she made twenty-one of her thirty films and traces her career from 1948 to 1962. View more info

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James Dean: The Mutant King: A Biography

By: Dalton, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1983

Seller ID: 2205829

Condition: Very Good


Very faint small stain to top page ridge. 1983 Trade Paperback. 361 pp. This is the book that restarted the James Dean cult by celebrating him as the cool, defiant visionary of pop culture who made adolescence seem heroic instead of awkward and who defined the style of rock ’n’ roll’s politics of delinquency. The only book to fully show how deliberately and carefully Dean crafted his own image and performances, and the product of still unequaled research, vivid wr... View more info

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Marilyn, Mon Amour: The Private Album of Andre de Dienes, Her Preferred Photographer

By: De Dienes, Andre

Price: $12.50

Publisher: St. Martin's: 1985

Seller ID: 2178767

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear to jacket.Very Good. 1985 Large Hardcover. Stunning b&w photographs of the legendary actress. View more info

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Marilyn: Her Life & Legend

By: Doll, Susan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Publications International Ltd: 1991

Seller ID: 2178513

Condition: Very Good


Jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1991 Large Hardcover. Color and black-and-white photographs tell the story of the legendary film actress. View more info

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Marilyn Monroe (Movie Icons)

By: Duncan, Paul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2008

Seller ID: 2178814

ISBN: 1435107179

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy.Near Fine. 2008 Hard Cover. A multi-lingual biography of the legendary actress, with captions in English, French, and German. View more info

Travels in Greeneland: The Cinema of Graham Greene

By: Falk, Quentin

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Quartet Books: 1990

Seller ID: 1506478

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed, book smells musty. 1990 Trade Paperback. 235 pp. Henry Graham Greene OM, CH (2 October 1904 – 3 April 1991) was an English writer best known as a novelist, but who also produced short stories, plays, screenplays, travel writing and criticism. His works explore the ambivalent moral and political issues of the modern world. Greene combined serious literary acclaim with wide popularity. Although Greene objected strongly to being described as a Catholic no... View more info

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Bloody Sam: The Life and Films of Sam Peckinpah

By: Fine, Marshall

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Donald I. Fine Inc.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202169

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Remainder mark on page base. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 426 pp. Several pages of photographs. David Samuel Sam Peckinpah (February 21, 1925 – December 28, 1984) was an American filmmaker and screenwriter who achieved prominence following the release of the Western epic The Wild Bunch (1969). He was known for the innovative and explicit depiction of action and violence, as well as his revisionist approach to the Western... View more info

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Feature Players: The Stories Behind the Faces - Volume One [1]

By: Goldrup, Tom; Goldrup, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: S/P: 1986

Seller ID: 2275579

Condition: Good


A few spots to wrapper. 1986 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Contains numerous actor biographies, including Billy Barty, Richard Simmons, and many more! View more info

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Feature Players: The Stories Behind the Faces - Volume Two [2]

By: Goldrup, Tom; Goldrup, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: S/P: 1992

Seller ID: 2275580

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 1992 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Contains numerous actor biographies, including Robert Shayne, Ross Elliott, and many more! View more info

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Bruce Lee: Fists of Fury

By: Gross, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pioneer Books, Inc., Las Vegas: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2132916

Condition: Fine


First edition. 1990 Large Softcover. 160, [8] pp. 'A history of the life of Bruce Lee, looking at his success in the martial arts world, and chronicling his career as an actor. In addition, this volume presents a complete guide to all of his film and television work. The book also examines his international popularity, the events surrounding his tragic death and the continuing fascination with his life.' Also includes a Green Hornet episode guide and an interview with Ch... View more info

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Norma Jean: The Life of Marilyn Monroe

By: Guiles, Fred Lawrence

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264282

Condition: Good


Reprint. Wrappers lightly rubbed. 1973 Mass Market Paperback. Marilyn Monroe, (1 June 1926 – 5 August 1962), born Norma Jeane Mortenson but baptized Norma Jeane Baker, was an American actress, singer, model and sex symbol. After spending much of her childhood in foster homes, Monroe began a career as a model, which led to a film contract in 1946. Her early roles were minor, but her performances in The Asphalt Jungle and All About Eve (both 1950) were well received. She... View more info

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Young Marilyn: Becoming the Legend

By: Haspiel, James

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2178811

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Light edge wear to jacket.Very Good. 1995 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Featuring a collection of never-before-published photos showing the transformation of Norma Jean Dougherty to Marilyn Monroe, a leading Monroe archivist reveals all of the steps along the way during the early years of her career. View more info

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Marilyn: The Ultimate Look at the Legend

By: Haspiel, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company/Owl Book: 1993

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2201068

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Very good. 1993 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 207 pp. ...filled with previously unpublished photographs and letters of Marilyn Monroe. James Haspiel, one of Marilyn's closest friends and confidants during the last eight years of her life, draws on his collection of photos and correspondence for this intimate look. Black-and-white and color photographs.Keywords: HOLLYWOOD MOVIES TV FILM ENTERTAINMENT BIOGRAPHY MARILYN MONROE ... View more info

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Young Marilyn: Becoming the Legend

By: Haspiel, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 1994

Seller ID: 2201073

Condition: Very Good


Crease to front paste-down endpaper.Laminate torn from jacket on bottom left rear corner, jacket edges rubbed, smudge to jacket rear. 1994 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 168 pp. Featuring a collection of never-before-published photos showing the transformation of Norma Jean Dougherty to Marilyn Monroe, a leading Monroe archivist reveals all of the steps along the way during the early years of her career. View more info

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Liz: An Intimate Biography of Elizabeth Taylor

By: Heymann, C. David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Birch Lane: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206325

ISBN: 1559722673

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 1995 Hard Cover. A long-awaited, unauthorized biography by the author of A Woman Named Jackie draws on more than a thousand interviews to provide a candid, provocative study of Taylor's film career, turbulent private life, health problems, and more. View more info

Errol Flynn: The Untold Story

By: Higham, Charles

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1980

Seller ID: 1502237

Condition: Good


Jacket & pages toned, a bit rubbed.Good. 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 370 pp. A biography of the well known film star famous for his roles in adventure films. View more info

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Olivier

By: Holden, Anthony

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Sphere Books Ltd.: 1989

Seller ID: 1296621

Condition: Good


Pages toned, ink gift note on title page, cover edge wear. 1989 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 628 pp. This is a biography of Laurence Olivier, the actor, director, impresario, founder of the National Theatre, Oscar-winning film star and the first peer in the history of the profession. It is written by the author of 'Charles, Prince of Wales', 'Their Royal Highnesses' and 'The Queen Mother'. View more info

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Marilyn Monroe (Screen Greats)

By: Hutchinson, Tom

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Optimum: 1982

Seller ID: 2178812

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to boards.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 1982 Hard Cover. A biography of the legendary actress filled with exceptional color and b&w photographs. View more info

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Alan Jay Lerner: A Biography

By: Jablonski, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206146

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy.Near Fine. 1996 Hard Cover. xvii, 345 pp. One of the great lyricists and screenwriters of Broadway's and Hollywood's golden age, Alan Jay Lerner was one half of the successful collaboration (with Frederick Loewe) that created such memorable ventures as My Fair Lady and Camelot. Noted musical theater scholar Jablonski tells the story of Lerner's career and of his personal life--filling in the cracks purposefully left open in Lerner's own au... View more info

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Character People

By: Jones, Ken D.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Citadel Press: 1979

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2275583

ISBN: 0806507012

Condition: Good


3rd printing. Spine faded. 1979 Soft Cover. Brief essays on some of the best character actors we've ever seen and applauded, including Hope Summers, Arthur Space, and many more! View more info