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1 Group of Two Original Black & White Photographic Stills from the Horror Film ‘Strangler of the Swamp'
10” x 8 1/8” 1946 
A group of two black & white photographic stills from the horror film ‘Strangler of the Swamp' directed by Frank Wisbar, starring Rosemary La Planche (former Miss California and Miss America), Robert Barrat, Blake Edwards (the director in an early acting role), Charles Middleton, Effie Laird, and Nolan Leary. With notations by Leary on the versos, otherwise in fine condition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 I Bury the Living. Exhibitor's Campaign Books
London Jameswood Press 1959 
4 page large format campaign book for the British release of the United Artists horror film starring Richard Boone. Prints pictures from the film, short articles, suggested advertising copy, posters & accessories, cast and production information. A cemetary manager finds he may have power over life and death. Paperbound. About fine. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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3 MALLORY, MICHAEL (JULIE ADAMS) Universal Studios Monsters: A Legacy of Horror (ISBN: 9780789318961 / 978-0-7893-1896-1)
New York Universe Publishing 2009 
First Edition. Signed by the author Michael Mallory and by actress Julie Adams, star of the classic horror film ‘The Creature from the Black Lagoon.' Oversize format, 252 pages. Foreword by director Stephen Sommers. Illustrated. As new in an as new dust jacket. While much has been written over the years about horror films, this book offer much new information and insight into the genre which Universal Studios dominated from the 1920s through the 1950s. This is the definitive volume for horror film fans and historians alike, featuring such all time horror film classics as The Phantom of the Opera, Dracula, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Mummy, The Creature from the Black Lagoon, and more. Includes chapters covering each of the minor and major film series, spotlights on the great actors (Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney, Boris Karloff, John Carradine, Abbott and Costello, Una O'Connor, etc.), screen sirens (Gloria Stuart, Valerie Hobson, Evelyn Ankers, Elena Verdugo, Anne Gwynne, etc.), and writers, directors, and film personnel (Curt Siodmak, John P. Fulton, James Whale, make-up artist Jack P. Pierce, composer and musical arranger Hans Salter, etc.). In addition to the better known horror films, this book gives importance to lesser known, yet terrific films we love to catch on late night t.v. - staying up way past our bedtimes such as The Pearl of Death, Jungle Captive, Tarantula, Monster on the Campus, and more. Lavishly illustrated in full-color and black & white, including posters, stills, set photos, and other promotional material. Julie Adams has enjoyed a long and successful career as an actress on both the large and small screen, including recent appearances in the hit T.V. shows ‘Lost,' ‘CSI: NY,' and ‘Cold Case.' In spite of her many other memorable roles, Miss Adams has noted: “No matter what you do, you can act your heart out, but people will always say, "Oh, Julie Adams - ‘Creature from the Black Lagoon.'” 
Price: 85.00 USD
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4 MOOS, ROBERT F Karloff and Company: The Horror Film
New York Pyramid 1974 
First Edition. Trade paperback original. Illustrated. This history of the horror film discusses director Peter Bogdanovich's work with Boris Karloff on the film Targets. From the library of Peter Bogdanovich with his autograph ownership signature and stamp. Fine. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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