Category: Hollywood Memorabilia


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American Cinematographer - 50th Anniversary Issue, January 1969

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, American Cinematographer Magazine, 1969

Small 4to, embossed hardcover. Presentation copy from film editor Herb A. Lightman to the Watts Training Center. Very good. View more info

Arriving in Hollywood / Letters 1929

By: Whale, James

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Santa Teresa Press, 1989

1st ed., softcover. limited to 300 copies signed by James Whale and publisher James Pepper. A tiny bit of wear adjacent to the staples on the spine; otherwise a pristine copy. View more info

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Film Poster: "William Shakespeare's King Lear" starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

By: Struzan, Drew

Price: $2,250.00

Preliminary design for the mock film poster used in Steven Spielberg’s second Jurassic Park film, The Lost World. During the sequence where the T-Rex terrorizes San Diego, we are treated to a scene in which an out of control bus smashes into a video store. In the front window of the store we briefly glimpse a film poster for King Lear starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. This inside joke was apparently a reference to Schwarzenegger's brief portrayal of "Hamlet" in his 1993 ... View more info

Horst / His Work and His World

By: Lawford, Valentine

Price: $265.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf, 1984

1st. edition, INSCRIBED by Horst and author Valentine Lawford to Connie Wald, the wife of Hollywood producer/writer Jerry Wald. A very good copy overall, but with spotting on the back cover and a half-page unrelated gift inscription on the front end-paper. Dust jacket is good only, with two 1/2-inch closed tears near the spine and several smaller nicks View more info

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Knight's Gambit

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Random House, 1948

1st ed., 8vo in dustjacket. This copy from the library of Hollywood film producer Jerry Wald, and bearing his inked signature on the front end paper. Wald produced the Faulkner films The Sound and the Fury and The Long Hot Summer. The book is very good-near fine with just some light discoloration in the top right front corner of the binding. The dust jacket is good only. No large tears but has a 1/2" closed tear at front lower spine, a 1/2" open tear at upper spine, a ... View more info

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Krazy Kat (Inscribed.)

By: Herriman, George.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY:, Henry Holt & Co., 1946.

Edition: 1st. ed.

The first comprehensive anthology of Herriman's classic strip. Introduction by e.e. Cummings. This copy is inscribed inside the front cover with several original pen and ink drawings by Kelly Kimball, daughter of Walt Disney animator Ward Kimball, and two friends Greg & Larry who have appropriated the Herriman signature as their own. Email us if you would like scans of the inscriptions. View more info

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The Wild Party

By: March, Joseph Moncure

Price: $50.00

1st ed.(1928, 8vo without dustjacket. Privately published in an edition of 200 copies, this copy unnumbered. The Wild Party is a book-length, jazz-age narrative poem. It was widely banned but a publishing success nevertheless perhaps because of the controversy. The poem tells the story of two lovers who live in a decadent style that March depicts as unique to Hollywood. They decide to have one of their parties, complete with illegal bathtub gin and the couple's colorful,... View more info

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The Wit and Wisdom of Mae West

By: Weintraub, Joseph (ed.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1967

1st ed., inscribed by Mae West on half-title. A collection of West's quotations and aphorisms, illustrated with photographs. View more info

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They All Sang

By: Edward B. Marks

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press, 1935

3rd printing (1935) but warmly inscribed by author Edward Marks to Hollywood writer/producer Jerry Wald on the birth of Wald's son. Walk wrote and produced several classic films, including the musical Stars Over Broadway and the Bogart classics Dark Passage and Key Largo. The inscription is on the front free endpaper and is dated 1942. The book itself is in fine condition except for some yellowing on the front and rear-paste-downs where the dust wrapper flaps rested agai... View more info

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Which Lie Did I Tell

By: Goldman, William

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon, 2000

1st ed, Pantheon. Review copy in dust jacket with publisher's advance literature laid in; inscribed on the half-title page to George Christy, former reviewer and society columnist for the Hollywood Reporter. A small smudge on top edge, otherwise a pristine copy. View more info

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Willis O'Brien - Special Effects Genius

By: Archer, Steve

Price: $115.00

Publisher: McFarland & Company, 1993

Edition: 1st ed.

The definitive work on O'Brien, with complete filmography and technical data as well as biographical material. 8vo, cloth,226 pp. Fine, as-new copy in pristine condition. View more info