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Allen, Miriam Marx Foreword by Dick Cavett
LOVE, GROUCHO Letters from Groucho Marx to His Daughter Miriam.
Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2002. First Edition Thus. Softcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0306811030. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; Trade paperback. Glossy pictorial wraps. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 241 pages; First Da Capo Press edition. Originally published 1992 by Faber and Faber. An intimate family portrait of Groucho Marx and the Marx Brothers.. VG+/NONE.
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Book number: 3140
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7.75 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 1238]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Allen, Miriam Marx Cavett, Dick Love Groucho Letters From Groucho Marx to His Daughter Miriam Biography Entertainment Entertainers Actors Comedians

 
Bassett, Lisa
VERY TRULY YOURS, CHARLES L. DODGSON, ALIAS LEWIS CARROLL A Biography.
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0688060919. New, unused book. No flaws. ; Dustjacket. Contains uncut pages. Blue boards, tan quarter cloth. ; ; 118 pages; A biography, including excerpts from his letters, of the mathematician, teacher, photographer, and author who created "Alice in Wonderland" and many other stories.. F/F.
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Book number: 2368
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.25 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 2476]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Bassett, Lisa Very Truly Yours, Charles L. Dodgson Carroll, Lewis Literary Biography English Authors Alice in Wonderland Dodgson, Charles L. Authors

 
Bergan, Ronald
[SERGEI] EISENSTEIN A Life in Conflict.
Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1999. First US Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to head of textblock. ; Gray boards, black quarter cloth. Filmography. Bibliography. Notes. Index. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 384 pages; A fascinating biograpy of this ground-breaking film director.. VG+/F.
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Book number: 2533
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.5 | JP¥ 2167]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Bergan, Ronald Eisenstein, Sergei a Life in Conflict Film Directing Film History Movie History Movie Making Cinema Entertainment

 
Biddle, Flora Miller
THE WHITNEY WOMEN AND THE MUSEUM THEY MADE A Family Memoir.
New York: Arcade Publishing, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover; Second Printing. ISBN: 1559705094. New, unused book. Slight rubbing to dustjacket. ; Pictorial dustjacket. Wine colored boards, burgundy quarter cloth. Gold title to spine. Photographs. Index. ; B&W Photographs; ; 420 pages; The family and the museum - the Whitney Museum - in New York.. F/VG+.
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Book number: 2755
USD 11.90 [Appr.: EURO 11.25 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1842]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biddle, Flora Miller the Whitney Women and the Museum They Made a Family Memoir the Whitney Museum New York City New York, New York New York, Ny Art Art History

 
Bogart, Stepen Humphrey with Gary Provost
BOGART In Search of My Father.
New York: Plume (Penguin), 1996. First Paperback Edition. Softcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0452277043. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; New, unused book. Filmography. Index. Family photographs. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; ; 325 pages; The truly personal story of one the giant Hollywood celebrites. The author was encouraged to write this story by his mother, Lauren Bacall.. VG/NONE.
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Book number: 2473
USD 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 6.75 | £UK 5.75 | JP¥ 1083]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Bogart, Stephen Humphrey Provost, Gary Bogart in Search of My Father Bacall, Lauren Sinatra, Frank Davis, Bette Huston, Jon Hepburn, Audrey Robards, Jason

 
Bowen, Catherine Drinker
YANKEE FROM OLYMPUS Justice Holmes and His Family.
Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Co. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. No DJ, green cloth binding which is nice and tight, spine and covers fading, rubbed, soiled, some edge wear, contents nice and clean, former owner name on front ep, a very nice copy for the price. ; 475 pages; The classic biography of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Justice of the Supreme Court. An Atlantic Monthly Press Book.. VG/NONE.
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Book number: 326
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 1393]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Law Biography U.S. Supreme Court Bowen, Catherine Drinker Yankee From Olympus Holmes, Oliver Wendell

 
Bradlee, Benjamin C.
CONVERSATIONS WITH KENNEDY.
New York: W. W. Norton & Co. 1975. Hardcover; Third Printing. ISBN: 0393087220. Blue cloth cover. Front free endpaper torn out. Reading copy only. ; Author's account of dealings with President Kennedy with several pages of photos.. P/NONE.
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Book number: 6
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 929]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Biography Government Politics Journalism Kennedy

 
Bradlee, Ben
A GOOD LIFE Newspapering and Other Adventures.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0684808943. DJ, beige boards with black cloth binding which is nice and tight, boards clean and bright, pages clean and bright, front flyleaf torn out leaving scuffing to front ep, DJ as new. ; 514 pages; Autobiography of the famous newspaperman, journalist.. G/F.
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Book number: 299
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 929]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Biography Journalism Washington Post Newspapers

 
Burns, George
100 YEARS, 100 STORIES.
New York: G. P. Putnam 's Sons, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0399141790. New, unused book. Slightest rubbing to dustjacket, now in archival Brodart protector. ; Burgundy paper covered boards, black quarter cloth. Gold spine title, stamped signet author's initials to front board. ; ; 214 pages; A book to celebrate the author's one hundredth birthday.. F/NF.
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Book number: 3109
USD 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.25 | £UK 10.75 | JP¥ 2012]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Burns, George 100 Years, 100 Stories Biography Entertainment Entertainers Comdians Comedy Celebrities Celebrity

 
Burns, George
DEAR GEORGE Advice and Answers from America's Leading Expert on Everything from a to B.
New York: G. P. Putnam 's Sons, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover; Third Printing. ISBN: 0399131051. New, unused book. Slightest rubbing to dustjacket, now in archival Brodart protector. Bottom corner of rear board bumped. ; Gray paper covered boards, red quarter cloth. Gold spine title. ; B&W Photographs; ; 220 pages; A unique advice column in book form.. VG/VG.
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Book number: 3110
USD 9.90 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1532]
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Keywords: Burns, George Dear George Biography Entertainment Entertainers Comdians Comedy Celebrities Celebrity

 
Burns, George
GRACIE A Love Story.
New York: G. P. Putnams Sons, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0399133844. Gray boards, charcoal cloth binding, slightest ripple to front free endpaper. Clean and bright inside and out, nice and tight, dustjacket rubbed, now in archival Brodart proctector. Some slight edge wear, but intact. ; 319 pages; Gracie Allen, wife of George Burns, actress, comedienne extraordinaire, devoted wife and mother - her story as could only be told by her husband.. F/VG.
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Book number: 607
USD 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.5 | £UK 7.5 | JP¥ 1393]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Entertainment Entertainment Entertainers Stars Hollywood Comedy Radio Television Actors and Actresses

 
[Burroughs, Edgar Rice] Taliaferro, John
TARZAN FOREVER The Life of Edgar Rice Burroughs, Creator of Tarzan.
New York: Scribner, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; Green boards, blue quarter cloth. Gold title to spine. Bibliographical notes. Index. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 400 pages; Here's the fascinating life story of the writer of the Tarzan stories. What an interesting life, Burroughs was more than a writer: Arizona cavalryman, Pearl Harbor witness, war correspondent, cowboy, Hollywood producer, land speculator. A very full life, indeed, and perhaps filled with even more adventure than his action-adventure hero.. VG+/F.
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Book number: 2990
USD 14.95 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 | £UK 12.25 | JP¥ 2314]
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Keywords: Burroughs, Edgar Rice Taliaferro, John Tarzan Forever the Life of Edgar Rice Burroughs Creator of Tarzan Arizona Cavalry Biography Cowboys

 
Callow, Philip
FROM NOON TO STARRY NIGHT A Life of Walt Whitman.
Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. ISBN: 0929587952. Usual ex lib faults, DJ in mylar taped to boards. ; 9 1/2 inches tall. ; Ex-Lib; ; 394 pages. G/G+.
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Book number: 1528
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 | £UK 11.5 | JP¥ 2167]
Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Literary Biography Authors American Authors Poets

 
Chapin, James H.
A CHANGE OF HEART On the Cutting Edge of Laughter.
Fort Bragg, CA: Cypress House, 1994. Hardcover. ISBN: 1879384256. DJ, red boards, cloth binding, gold lettering on spine, DJ very lightly rubbed on back, one small closed tear to top front, o/w clean, bright and intact. Stamped Review Copy on ffep. ; 278 pages; A humorous autobiographical account of a born comedian who discovers he doesn't have long to live. After fighting heart disease for years, the author goes in search of a heart. Producer, Director, Filmmaker, Bozo the Clown - all credits for this humorist.. VG/VG.
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Book number: 563
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Keywords: Humor Humor Autobiography Films Movies Gunsmoke Have Gun Will Travel Death Valley Days Bozo the Clown

 
[Chaplin, Oona O'Neill] Scovell, Jane
OONA Living in the Shadows, a Biography of Oona O'Neill Chaplin.
New York: Warner Books, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. ISBN: 0446517305. New, unused book. Black remainder mark to foot of textblock. ; Light green boards, red quarter cloth. ; Remainder; B&W Photographs; ; 354 pages; The definitive biography of the outcast daughter of playwright Eugene O'Neill, and wife of Charlie Chaplin. A fascinating story with insights into the celebrity families.. VG/F.
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Book number: 2349
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Catalogue: Biography
Keywords: Chaplin, Oona O"Neill Scovell, Jane Oona. Living in the Shadows O'neill, Eugene Chaplin, Charlie New York Hollywood Celebrities Movies

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