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1 Legends of Film and Rock
Los Angeles Camden House 1990 
First Edition. Illustrated auction catalogue featuring rock ‘n' roll memorabilia including many Beatles and Elvis items, costumes designed and worn by Elton John, Madonna's autographed red silk bustier from her “Who's That Girl?” tour, and many classic movie posters, lobby cards, and movie and Hollywood entertainment memorabilia from such acclaimed actors and actresses as Judy Garland, Greta Garbo, Errol Flynn, Clark Gable, and much Wizard of Oz material. Fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 The Distinguished Library of Frank Capra. Beverly Hills, California. First Editions, XV - XX Century
New York Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. 1949 
First Edition. 110 pages. Illustrated auction catalogue of material from film director, Frank Capra's fabulous rare book collections, including the original manuscript for James Hilton's Lost Horizon (which Capra filmed), perhaps the finest surviving copy of Frankenstein in original boards (illustrated), Thoreau's A Week On the Concord and Merrimack Rivers inscribed to Tennyson, Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass inscribed to Tennyson, presentation Hemingways, inscribed Boswell's Life of Johnson, inscribed Sister Carrie by Dreiser, and many more. Laid in is a blank printed bid sheet. Paperbound. Very good in printed wrappers. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 BERGEN, EDGAR Bergen and the Kids. University of Southern California - April 17, 1983
Los Angeles Friends of the USC Libraries 1983 
First Edition. A finely and privately printed transcript of an evening of memories and first hand stories of working with Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, and Mortimer Snerd. Among the speakers on the panel are Patricia Neal, Dorothy Lamour, Ted Knight, Dale Evans, Candice Bergen, Frances Bergen, Ricardo Montalban, Eddie Albert, etc. Fine in wrappers. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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4 JABLONSKI, EDWARD Howard Arlen: Happy With the Blues
Garden City Doubleday 1961 
First Edition. Illustrated. Near fine copy with a tiny bit of wear to the top and bottom of the spine and corners in a very good lightly dust soiled dust jacketwith some small chips and tears and a faint dampstain to the rear panel. The biography of one of America's greatest composers and songwriters whose long list of classic songs include “Stormy Weather”, “Get Happy”, “It's Only a Paper Moon”, “That Old Black Magic”, “Come Rain of Come Shine”, “Over the Rainbow”, etc. Arlen also wrote for Broadway and motion pictures, including The Wizard of Oz, Cabin in the Sky, My Blue Heaven, Up in Arms, and A Star is Born. With much behind the scenes information and mentions of many music and film stars, including Ethel Waters, Judy Garland, George and Ira Gershwin, Lena Horne, Pearl Bailey, Fanny Brice, Truman Capote, and Johnny Mercer. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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