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1 A Group of Seven Black & White Publicity Photographs For the Film They All Laughed Directed by Peter Bogdanovich
Los Angeles United Artists 1981 
Each photo is 8” x 10”. One photo of the entire cast is signed by the author - film director Peter Bogdanovich. All are in fine condition. This is Bogdanovich's own set with “FROM THE LIBRARY OF PETER BOGDANOVICH” stamped on the back of each photograph. The story of ten New Yorkers and their adventures and loves starring Audrey Hepburn, Ben Gazarra, John Ritter, Patti Hansen, and Bogdanovich's girlfriend, Dorothy Stratten, former Playboy model who was brutally murdered, prior to the release of the film. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 Cinema. Vol. 2, No. 4, December - January, 1964 - 1965
Northridge, CA Spectator International, Inc. 1964 
Film director Peter Bogdanovich's copy with his autograph signature and stamp. Contains an article by Peter Bogdanovich. Signed by the author, Peter Bogdanovich. Near fine lightly used copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Frontier, April, 1960
Los Angeles Frontier 1960 
Film director Peter Bogdanovich's copy with his autograph signature and stamp. Signed by the author, Peter Bogdanovich. Contains an article by Peter Bogdanovich on the subject of comedy in American film. Near fine lightly used copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Frontier, July, 1960
Los Angeles Frontier 1960 
Film director Peter Bogdanovich's copy with his autograph signature and stamp. Signed by the author, Peter Bogdanovich. Contains an article by Peter Bogdanovich on the subject of playwright Tennessee William's works that have made into films. Paperbound magazine. Near fine copy. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 Movie, No. 9, May, 1963
London Movie Magazine, Ltd. 1963 
Film director Peter Bogdanovich's copy with his autograph signature and stamp.Signed by the author, Peter Bogdanovich. Contains several film reviews by Peter Bogdanovich including Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds, Jerry Lewis' The Nutty Professor and a description of a visit to the set of the Howard Hawks film Man's Favorite Sport? with Rock Hudson and Paula Prentiss.This issue also contains articles on film director Nicholas Ray including a long interview with him. Paperbound magazine. Near fine copy. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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6 BOGDANOVICH, PETER A Moment With Miss Gish
Santa Barbara Santa Teresa Press 1995 
First Edition. One of 100 numbered hardbound copies signed by the author Peter Bogdanovich, the remaining copies were issued paperbound and not signed. One of America's finest film directors, Peter Bogdanovich has directed such films as The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon, What's Up Doc?, Targets, Saint Jack, Mask, etc. This little book is the director's memories of an encounter with the great film actress, Lillian Gish, at a screening of D.W. Griffith's silent film Way Down East. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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7 CHAMPLIN, CHARLES AND JOHN FRANKENHEIMER John Frankenheimer. A Conversation With Charles Champlin
Burbank Riverwood Press 1995 
First Edition. Signed by the author - accomplished film director John Frankenhiemer and noted film historian and critic Charles Champlin on the title page. Oversized. Illustrated. Fine in a fine dust jacket. John Frankenheimer's long and distinguished career as a director began in television in the ‘golden age' of live and taped shows in the 50s and went on to transition into motion pictures with such acclaimed credits as The Manchurian Candidate, Bird Man of Alcatraz, Seven Days in May, The French Connection II, Black Sunday, The Island of Dr. Moreau, Ronin, and most recently Reindeer Games. Includes a videography and filmography. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 DE TOTH, ANDRE Fragments -- Portraits From the Inside. Foreword by Martin Scorsese
London Faber & Faber 1994 
First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author, Andre de Toth. Memoirs of the director of such films as the famous 3-D House of Wax with Vincent Price, Pitfall, Slattery's Hurricane, Springfield Rifle, Riding Shotgun, etc. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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9 DE TOTH, ANDRE Fragments: Portraits From the Inside. Foreword by Martin Scorsese
London Faber & Faber 1994 
First Edition. Signed presentation copy inscribed by the author, Andre de Toth. Memoirs of the director of such films as the famous 3-D House of Wax with Vincent Price, Pitfall, Slattery's Hurricane, Springfield Rifle, Riding Shotgun, etc. Illustrated. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
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10 FLEISCHER, RICHARD Just Tell Me When To Cry
New York Carroll & Graf 1993 
First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author, Richard Fleischer to longtime Hollywood columnist Army Archerd: “To: My dear friends Selma and Army who will truly understand this book. With love, Dick Fleischer, Los Angeles, ‘93”. Memoirs of a director best known for such films as Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, The Vikings, Compulsion, Doctor Doolittle, The Boston Strangler, Tora! Tora! Tora!, etc. Army Archerd is mentioned in the text. Fine in dust jacket. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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11 FLEISCHER, RICHARD Just Tell Me When To Cry
New York Carroll & Graf 1993 
First Edition. Signed by the author, Richard Fleischer on the title page. Memoirs of a director best known for such films as Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, The Vikings, Compulsion, Doctor Doolittle, The Boston Strangler, Tora! Tora! Tora!, etc. Fine in a lightly used dust jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 FLOREY, ROBERT Hollywood D'Hier Et D'Aujourd'Hui. Introduction by Rene Clair
Paris Prisma Editions 1948 
First Edition. Text in French. A book by the director best known for his work in the Marx Brothers' Cocoanuts, Murders in the Rue Morgue with Bela Lugosi, and The Beast with Five Fingers, and was Charles Chaplin's associate director on Monsieur Verdoux. Filled with film stills from his silent and talkie films, and with an extensive index. About fine in a dust jacket with a few tiny chips and tears and a 1/2” by 1 1/2” piece lacking from rear panel. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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13 FLOREY, ROBERT Hollywood D'Hier Et D'Aujourd'Hui. Introduction by Rene Clair
Paris Prisma Editions 1948 
First Edition. Text in French. A book by the director best known for his work in the Marx Brothers' Cocoanuts, Murders in the Rue Morgue with Bela Lugosi, and The Beast with Five Fingers, and was Charles Chaplin's associate director on Monsieur Verdoux. Filled with film stills from his silent and talkie films, and with an extensive index. Paperbound. Evidence of removed tape at spine, else very good in printed wrappers. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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14 GARNETT, TAY Man Laughs Back
New York Macaulay 1935 
First Edition. An adventure novel from the director best known for his film The Postman Always Rings Twice. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with minor chipping, a couple small tears, and a lightly sunned spine. Dust jacket cover depicts the group of adventurers fighting their way through the dark jungle with lions and snakes threatening. Rare. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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15 GARNETT, TAY Man Laughs Back
New York Macaulay 1935 
First Edition. An adventure novel from the director best known for his film The Postman Always Rings Twice. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with minor chipping, a couple small tears, and a lightly sunned spine. Dust jacket cover depicts the group of adventurers fighting their way through the dark jungle with lions and snakes threatening. Rare. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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16 GARNETT, TAY (with FREDDA DUDLEY BALLING) Light Your Torches and Pull Up Your Tights
New Rochelle, NY Arlington House 1973 
First Edition. Inscribed and signed by the author film director Tay Garnett to fellow film director David Bradley. Inscribed: “To David Bradley - a good friend when the chips are down. Tay Garnett.” With recipient's ownership stamp. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with some slight fading to the spine and a touch of edge wear. Laid in is a clipping of a moving memorial article about the life and work of Tay Garnett by author and film historian Charles Higham from the Los Angeles Times dated Oct. 16, 1977, nearly two weeks after Garnett's passing. Garnett was best known for his film The Postman Always Rings Twice. David Bradley directed such cult classics as They Saved Hitler's Brain and Dragstrip Riot. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 GILI, JEAN A. & GIAN PIERO BRUNETTA Bolognini
Italy Istituto Poligraphico Dello Stato 1977 
First Edition. Paperbound, large format. Illustrated. Text in Italian, French, and English. A comprehensive study of the great Italian film director, Mauro Bolognini, including a lengthy interview, a substantial essay referring Bolognini's intimate cinematic relationship with literature (especially Pasolini), and a complete filmography. Very good plus to near fine in stiff glossy printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 HIGHAM, CHARLES & JOEL GREENBERG The Celluloid Muse. Hollywood Directors Speak
New York Signet 1969 
First paperback edition. Very good lightly used copy with some slight dust soiling and edgewear and a slight crease to the spine in printed wrappers. A collection of candid and informative interviews with fifteen Hollywood film directors, including Alfred Hitchcock, Billy Wilder, George Cukor, John Frankenheimer, Fritz Lang, King Vidor, and Rouben Mamoulian. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 HUSTON, JOHN An Open Book
New York Knopf 1980 
First Edition. Signed presentation copy, inscribed by the author: “For Harvey Blake & his classmates for their trip. John Huston, 24 Apr. ‘81.” Illustrated. Fine in a fine dust jacket. The autobiography of the acclaimed film director whose boundless creative drive and enthusiasm for life matches his long list of acclaimed films including The Maltese Falcon, Key Largo, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Man Who Would be King, and Wise Blood. Scarce signed. Listed in 100 Books on Hollywood & the Movies. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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20 HUSTON, JOHN An Open Book
New York Knopf 1980 
First Edition. Signed presentation copy, inscribed by the author: “For Sandy, With many fond memories and deep affection. John Huston 20/12/84.” Illustrated. About fine in a near fine dust jacket. The autobiography of the acclaimed film director whose boundless creative drive and enthusiasm for life matches his long list of acclaimed films including The Maltese Falcon, Key Largo, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Man Who Would be King, and Wise Blood. Scarce signed. Listed in 100 Books on Hollywood & the Movies. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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