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1 Birchard, Robert S. King Cowboy Tom Mix and the Movies
Burbank, Ca. Riverwood Press 1993 1880756056 / 9781880756058 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
The first 10 leaves plus the cover have a gentle roll to the lower corner. One crease down the spine. This is otherwise a very good+ copy. Very clean and tight. Very well illustrated. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 289 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Casanova, Carlamaria Renata Tebaldi the voice of an Angel
Dallas, Texas Baskerville 1995 1880909405 / 9781880909409 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Cloth. Includes CD in front pocket. Book has minor wear at spine ends, tight, 265 pp. Dust jacket has a few tiny creases at spine ends.; 8 Vo. 
Price: 14.41 USD
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3 Cheatham, Jeannie Meet Me with Your Black Drawers On My Life in Music
Austin University of Texas Press 2006 0292712936 / 9780292712935 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED by Jeannie on ffep. 1/4 cloth and boards, illustrated with photos. Includes music CD in rear pocket by the Cheathams. Both book and jacket have very minor wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 414 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.22 USD
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4 Clary, Robert From the Holocaust to Hogan's Heroes The Autobiography of Robert Clary
Lanham, Md. Madison Books 2001 1568332289 / 9781568332284 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
SIGNED by Clary and inscribed briefly on ffep. 1/4 cloth and boards, light indenting of cloth at spine ends, illustrated with photos. Dust jacket has minor wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 210 pages; The only one to survive an Auschwitz camp, Clary was discovered by an American talent scout after the war singing in a Parisian dance hall. 
Price: 36.03 USD
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5 Culhane, John Walt Disney's Fantasia
New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1983 0810908220 / 9780810908222 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
In scarce red dust jacket indicative of true first. (blue jackets are not true first issue) Red cloth with gilt and black lettering, top layer of paper at top outside corner of rear pastedown and rear endpaper peeled away, probably peeled apart after being stuck together, perhaps due to water damage (as there is some creasing at the top corner of the endpaper); flawed areas measure approx. 2" x 0.35," 222 pp.; 4to 
Price: 21.62 USD
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6 Culhane, Shamus Talking Animals and Other People/the Autobiography of One of Animation's Legendary Figures
St Martins Pr 1986 0312784732 / 9780312784737 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Book and dust jacket with only minimal wear. No writing, bookplates, or markings. Dust jacket is very clean. Not price clipped. There is a 1/8" tear to one upper spine corner. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Daniels, Robert L. Laurence Olivier theater and Cinema
San Diego A.S. Barnes and Co. 1980 0498022870 / 9780498022876 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
SIGNED and inscribed by Olivier on front free endpaper. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering, light bump to lower spine corner, bump to one corner, light wear at spine ends. Previous owner nameplate on front free endpaper (person to whom it is inscribed to). Illustrated with photos, 319 pp. Dust jacket has small chips at spine ends, light edgewear, price clipped.; 4to; Signed by Olivier 
Price: 54.04 USD
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8 Dowley, Tim & Dunnage, Barry Bob Dylan, from a Hard Rain to a Slow Train
Turnbridge Wells/New York Midas Books/Hippocrene Books, 1982 0882546538 / 9780882546537 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Paper Covered Boards. 176 pages plus bibliography. Includes a discography of Dylan's albums, e.p.'s, samplers, bootleg albums, etc. Illustrated with photographs. Price on dj in dollars and pounds. Former owner name label on pastedown. Book and dj very clean.; 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 28.82 USD
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9 Freberg, Stan It Only Hurts When I Laugh
Times Books 1988 0812912977 / 9780812912975 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
States "First Edition" but number line goes down to 2. But as they are a division of Random House I believe this is still a first printing. Signed and personalized by Freberg on the half title page. Very light wear to edges, otherwise an excellent copy. The dust jacket has only minimal wear as well. No chips or tears. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 273 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Laine, Frankie & Joseph F. Laredo That Lucky Old Son The Autobiography of Frankie Laine
Ventura, Ca. Pathfinder Publishing of California 1993 093479345x / 9780934793452 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by Laine on ffep. Red cloth, minor wear. Dust jacket has light rubbing at spine ends and corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 43.23 USD
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11 Leaf, David The Beach Boys
Courage Books 1985 0894714120 / 9780894714122 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Red boards. SIGNED, INSCRIBED by the author in 1986. There is some soiling and light wear around the rear cover edges. Minor bumps to the spine ends. Other light edge wear. The dust jacket has only minimal wear; nearly fine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Mix, Paul E. Tom Mix A Heavily Illustrated Biography of the Western Star, With a Filmography
Mcfarland & Co Inc Pub 2001 0899509649 / 9780899509648 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Green cloth with gilt lettering. A very clean, unmarked copy. Without dust jacket, as issued. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 328 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Reyes, Luis & Peter Rubie Hispanics In Hollywood
Garland Science 1994 0815308272 / 9780815308270 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Red cloth. Book is in excellent condition, nearly flawless. The dust jacket has a light dampstain to the upper rear edge. Crease to the front flap. No chips or tears and only light wear otherwise. Long inscription by the co-author, Luis Reyes, to the page opposite the title page. In the inscription he mentions how the recipient made a difference in someone's life. This "someone" has also inscribed the dedication page. Both inscriptions are dated 1996. ; Garland Reference Library of the Humanities; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 569 pages; From the early passions of the Latin lover of the silver screen' to the adventures of modern day keroes such as Antonio Banderas, Hispanics in Hollywood is an illuminating voyage into the careers and contributions of some of film history's most legendary performers.; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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14 Sangster, Jimmy & Freddie Francis Inside Hammer Behind the Scenes at the Legendary Film Studio
Reynolds & Hearn 2001 190311120x / 9781903111208 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
Glossy pictorial wraps. Very clean, tight, and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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15 Shows, Charles Walt Backstage Adventures With Walt Disney
La Jolla, California Communication Creativity 1980 0934846014 / 9780934846011 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by Charles Snow on ffep. Red cloth, minor wear. Dust jacket has light wear at upper spine end. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 45.00 USD
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