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Image for Screen Stars (August, 1945, Vol. 3, No. 5)

Screen Stars (August, 1945, Vol. 3, No. 5)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Interstate Publishing Corp.: 1945

Seller ID: 2259909


Tear along three-quarters length of spine and rear wrapper, two-inch tear to first page, a few small chips, pages lightly toned. 1945 Stapled Binding. 82 pp. Color image of Maureen O'Hara on front wrapper. Color pin-ups include: Vivian Blaine, Dennis Morgan, Joan Fontaine, Ann Miller, Frances Gifford, Tom Drake, Rhonda Fleming, and Brenda Joyce. Stories include: Vivian Blaine, Nancy Gates and Dick Long, Ann Miller, Betty Grable, Fred Astaire, John Wayne, Earl Wilson, Jer... View more info

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Movieland (July 1946, Vol. 4, No. 6)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Movieland, Inc.: 1946

Seller ID: 2259910


Pages lightly toned. 1946 Stapled Binding. 98 pp. Color image of Esther Williams on front wrapper. Includes stories about Beverly Tyler, Cary Grant, Dick Haymes, Diana Lynn, Esther Williams, and more. Portraits of Cary Grant, Dick Haymes, and Diana Lynn. View more info

Image for Modern Screen (April 1949, Vol. 38, No. 5)

Modern Screen (April 1949, Vol. 38, No. 5)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dell Publishing Co.: 1949

Seller ID: 2259911


Pencil mark on front wrapper, pages faintly toned. 1949 Stapled Binding. 122 pp. Color image of Shirley Temple on cover. The Shirley Temple special issue. Other stories include Olivia de Havilland, Farley Granger, Greer Garson, Rita Hayworth, and letters from Elizabeth Taylor. View more info

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The Wax Works of Duke Ellington: An Up-to-Date Discography - Including 78:s. Microgrooves and Non-Commercial Material: The 6 March 1940 - 30 July 1942 RCA Victor Period

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DEMS: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1744982


First edition. 1978 Trade Paperback. More than 40 years of notations and research is the basis for this 'Wax Works of Duke Ellington' series of specialized discographies for advanced collectors. View more info

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Hymns: Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools, of the Evangelical Lutheran Church; with a Supplement Containing Hymns for the use of Infant Schools.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Evangelical Lutheran Church: 1843

Seller ID: 2205139


No jacket, front board bowed, stain to top half of pages throughout text. 1843 Small Hard Cover. v, 256, [xiv] pp. Hymns: Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools, of the Evangelical Lutheran Church; with a Supplement Containing Hymns for the use of Infant Schools.KEYWORDS: HYMNS SUNDAY SCHOOLS EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH SONGS MUSIC RELIGION RELIGIOUS CHRISTIAN CHRISTIANITY View more info

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The Reed Organ: How to Give It the Proper Care: Simple Complaints and Easy Remedies; With Full Explanation of the Value of the Stops, and Directions for Their Proper Use

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sears, Roebuck and Co.: 1910

Seller ID: 2269206


A very nice copy. 1910 Stapled Binding. 22 pp. The Reed Organ: How to Give It the Proper Care: Simple Complaints and Easy Remedies; With Full Explanation of the Value of the Stops, and Directions for Their Proper Use. View more info

Image for The Wax Works of Duke Ellington: An Up-to-Date Discography - Including 78:s. Microgrooves and Non-Commercial Material: The 6 March 1940 - 30 July 1942 RCA Victor Period

The Wax Works of Duke Ellington: An Up-to-Date Discography - Including 78:s. Microgrooves and Non-Commercial Material: The 6 March 1940 - 30 July 1942 RCA Victor Period

By: Aasland, Benny

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Distributionstryck / DEMS: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266636


Ink title on spine, wrappers lightly soiled. 1978 Trade Paperback. Unpaginated. A discography of Duke Ellington's recordings during the RCA Victor period, with a section of black-and-white photographs. Other than the photo section, pages only have printing on the recto. More than 40 years of notations and research is the basis for this 'Wax Works of Duke Ellington' series of specialized discographies for advanced collectors... [with] numerous corrections concerning dates... View more info

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The Red Rooster Scare: Making Cinema American, 1900-1910

By: Abel, Richard

Price: $8.00

Publisher: California: 1999

Seller ID: 2184738


An exceptional copy. 1999 Trade Paperback. Only once in cinema history have imported films dominated the American market: during the nickelodeon era in the early years of the twentieth century, when the Pathé company's Red Rooster films could be found everywhere. Through extensive original research, Richard Abel demonstrates how crucial French films were in making going to the movies popular in the United States, first in vaudeville houses and then in nickelodeons. View more info

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More Boners: Compiled from Classrooms and Examination Papers

By: Abingdon, Alexander; Dr. Seuss (Geisel, Theodore Seuss)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1931

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2264532


2nd printing. Spine toned, corners a bit rubbed, ink gift note on front endpaper, pencil gift note on opposite endpaper. 1931 Hard Cover. viii, 89, [3] pp. A collection of humorous errors in phrasing, together with illustrations by the famous Dr. Seuss, though this work was published over five years before the release of his first children's book in 1937. From the foreword: With the success of Boners, misinformation has finally assumed its rightful place in the American ... View more info

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Hallelujah Junction: Composing an American Life

By: Adams, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2008

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2200965


1st printing. Very good.Jacket lightly toned. 2008 Hard Cover. 340 pp. John Adams is one of the most respected and loved of contemporary composers, and he has won his eminence fair and square: he has aimed high, he has addressed life as it is lived now, and he has found a language that makes sense to a wide audience (Alex Ross, The New Yorker). Now, in Hallelujah Junction, he incisively relates his life story, from his childhood to his early studies in classical compos... View more info

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Antique Woodwind Instruments: An Identification And Price Guide

By: Adams, Peter H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Schiffer: 2005

Seller ID: 2261833


Tiny scratch to rear wrapper. 2005 Soft Cover. This far-reaching and absorbing book is designed to help identify and value woodwind instruments made in Europe and the United States during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Drawing upon the author's many years of research in the field, the book includes a brief history of European woodwind instruments made during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries; biographies of important makers; a glossary of terms that will ... View more info

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Screenland Plus TV Land Magazine July 1954 (Lana Turner Cover)

By: Affiliated Magazines

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Affiliated Magazines: 1954

Seller ID: 2140107


Light rubbing to wrappers. 1954 Magazine. With articles on Esther Williams, Lana Turner, Fernando Lamas, and much more! View more info

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The New Stage Production of Show Boat (Rodgers and Hammerstein Playbill / Souvenir Book)

By: Al Greenstone

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Al Greenstone, New York:

Seller ID: 1819891


Lightly rubbed. Playbill with two tone photographs and biographical information on Edna Ferber, Rodgers & Hammerstein, and the cast of the production. View more info

Image for Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I've Learned

Never Have Your Dog Stuffed: And Other Things I've Learned

By: Alda, Alan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2198938


First edition. Fine. Near fine. 2005 Hard Cover. viii, 224 pp. He’s one of America’s most recognizable and acclaimed actors–a star on Broadway, an Oscar nominee for The Aviator, and the only person to ever win Emmys for acting, writing, and directing, during his eleven years on M*A*S*H. Now Alan Alda has written a memoir as elegant, funny, and affecting as his greatest performances. “My mother didn’t try to stab my father until I was six,” begins Alda’s irr... View more info

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Ornamentation in J.S. Bach's Organ Works

By: Aldrich, Putnam

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Coleman-Ross: 1950

Seller ID: 2162639


Lacks jacket. Light foxing to page ridge edges. 1950 Hard Cover. A study of Bach's organ compositions with a focus on his delightful passing notes and figures. View more info

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Walt Disney's African Lion

By: Algar, James

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2173929


First English language edition. Tiny ding on rear board, boards lightly rubbed, spine lightly foxed, ink names on front endpapers. 1956 Large Hardcover. 74, [1] pp. Tipped in glossy photographic illustrations reproduced from scenes in the 1955 Disney / True-Life Adventure film of the same name. Photography by Alfred & Emma Milotte, who spent three years on location to complete this project. The film won the Silver Bear Award at the 6th Berlin International Film Festival.... View more info

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Zorro: Una Novela

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rayo: 2005

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2200692


2nd printing. Spanish text. Near fine.Jacket lightly toned, scuff mark to jacket front, jacket spine edges bumped. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 381 pp. Spanish text. A swashbuckling adventure story that reveals for the first time how Diego de la Vega became the masked man we all know so well.Born in southern California late in the eighteenth century, he is a child of two worlds. Diego de la Vega's father is an aristocratic Spanish milita... View more info

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Zorro: A Novel

By: Allende, Isabel; Peden, Margaret Sayers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200693


First edition. English text. Near fine.Near Fine. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 390 pp. English text. A swashbuckling adventure story that reveals for the first time how Diego de la Vega became the masked man we all know so well.Born in southern California late in the eighteenth century, he is a child of two worlds. Diego de la Vega's father is an aristocratic Spanish military man turned landowner; his mother, a Shoshone warrior. Diego le... View more info

Image for Pearl: The Obsessions and Passions of Janis Joplin, a Biography

Pearl: The Obsessions and Passions of Janis Joplin, a Biography

By: Amburn, Ellis

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Time Warner Paperbacks: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201580


Spine faintly creased, pages toned. 2003 Trade Paperback. xii, 371 pp. Janis Joplin died in 1970 at the age of 27. This edgy talented emotional drifter was as lost as anyone you will meet in either fiction or non-fiction.The singer Janis Joplin's childhood in a backwater Texas town, where her classmates punished her for her individuality, fueled the compulsion to shock which became her hallmark. This account of the forces that drove her through a short, impulsive life, ... View more info

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The James Bond Dossier

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New American Library: 1965

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2198876


Edges rubbed, corners bumped, pages toned. Multiple large tears and chips to jacket, jacket toned. 1965 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 142 pp. ...a critical analysis of the James Bond novels. Keywords: KINGSLEY AMIS JAMES BOND 007 ENTERTAINMENT MOVIES FICTION THRILLER IAN FLEMING LIFESTYLES HUMOR View more info

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Marilyn Monroe

By: Anderson, Janice

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Crescent: 1988

Seller ID: 2178771


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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My Lord, What a Morning

By: Anderson, Marian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1956

Seller ID: 2266782


No jacket, boards lightly foxed, gift note on front endpaper. 1956 Hard Cover. viii, 312 pp. Marian Anderson (February 27, 1897 – April 8, 1993)[1] was an American singer. Anderson was one of the most celebrated singers of the twentieth century. Music critic Alan Blyth said: Her voice was a rich, vibrant contralto of intrinsic beauty.[2] Most of her singing career was spent performing in concert and recital in major music venues and with famous orchestras throughout th... View more info

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Elgar: The Master Musicians

By: Anderson, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Schirmer Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2262023


First edition. An exceptional copy. 1993 Hard Cover. Robert Anderson has ranged through diaries, correspondene, and musical manuscripts to convery Elgar's complex personality, his constant need for reassurance, and his struggles to transform himslef from a gifted improvisor into a great composer. Anderson expertly traces the preoccupations that bind together Elgar's life and works. Elgar expressed a heartfelt religious faith in works such as the oratorio The Dream of Ger... View more info

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Marilyn Monroe: An Appreciation

By: Arnold, Eve

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1987

Seller ID: 2201081


Pages lightly toned. Jacket toned, smudge to jacket front. 1987 Large Hardcover. 141 pp. Over a ten-year period from the early 1950's until shortly before Marilyn Monroe's death - the years in which she went from virtual anonymity to super-stardom - photographer Eve Arnold had six photo sessions with her. And here she has chosen the photographs that best express Marilyn. View more info

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Thirteen Reasons Why

By: Asher, Jay

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Razor Bill: 2008

Seller ID: 2206226


Minor crease to front wrapper. 2008 Trade Paperback. 288 pp. Now a Netflix Original series. Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker--his classmate and crush--who committed suicide two weeks earlier. On tape, Hannah explains that there are thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he'll find out how he made t... View more info

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The Handmaid's Tale

By: Atwood, Margaret

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Anchor Books: 2017

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268247


First printing of the television tie-in edition, which includes a new introduction by the author. Ink initials on first page. 2017 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xix, [1], 311, [5] pp. Now a Hulu Original series. In the world of the near future, who will control women's bodies? Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures... View more info

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The Organ of the Twentieth Century

By: Audsley, George Ashdown

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover: 1971

Seller ID: 2262191


Spine lightly creased. 1971 Trade Paperback. This work extends and reiterates Audsley's thinking with regard to organ design and should be regarded as an extension of his landmark work The Art of Organ-Building which was published several years earlier. View more info

Image for Susanna, Jeanie, and the Old Folks at Home: The Songs of Stephen C. Foster from His Time to Ours - Second Edition (Music in American Life Series)

Susanna, Jeanie, and the Old Folks at Home: The Songs of Stephen C. Foster from His Time to Ours - Second Edition (Music in American Life Series)

By: Austin, William W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1833760


Second edition. Spine lightly faded, small sticker ghost on front corner. 1989 Trade Paperback. xxiv, 422 pp., 2-page terminal publisher ad. An examination of the music of celebrated composer Stephen Foster, showing how his songs have remained popular, being preserved by several generations of Americans. View more info

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Bolshoi's Young Dancers

By: Avalani, Noi; Zhdanov, Leonid

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Progress Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 2199617


Ink gift note on front endpaper, corners rubbed. 1975 Hard Cover. 309 pp. A spotlight of famous Bolshoi dancers including Vladimir Vassiliev, Ekaterina Maximova, Mikhail Lavrovsky, Natalia Bessmertnova, Yuri Vladimirov and Nina Sorokina documented in gorgeous black and white photographs. View more info

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Notes on the Piano

By: Bacon, Ernst

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Syracuse: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2207362


SIGNED by author. First edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1963 Hard Cover. An accomplished composer, pianist, writer, and teacher presents an easy and entertaining guide for players at all levels of expertise. Ernst Bacon offers valuable tips on working, listening, and playing habits in five sections that cover The Performer, The Learner, The Player and Writer, The Observer, and Technically Speaking. This edition features an informative Introduction by virtuoso pianist and... View more info