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181 Paintings of the American West and Recent Acquisitions
San Francisco, CA Montgomery Gallery 1985 
First Edition. Paperbound, 8” x 9 1/2”. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of American Western art. With an essay by Western historian Kevin Starr. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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182 Patterns: An Exhibition at the Craft and Folk Art Museum
Los Angeles Craft and Folk Art Museum 1977 
First Edition. Paperbound, 8” x 8”. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of Japanese decorative patterns. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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183 Photographic Copy of an Original Typed Contract of Walter Huston, Employing Him to the Role of Reverend Mr. Walkes in the Play Passenger to Bali
New York Actors' Equity Association December 4, 1939 
Huston agrees to be hired for the 1940 season and to be paid $1500 to start, plus a percentage of the weekly receipts and another percentage if Huston plays the Reverend in the film version. White text on a black background. 4 pages. Stapled at top edge, else fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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184 Photographies Des 19th et 20th Siecles
Paris Etude Tajan 2001 
First Edition. Paperbound. Text in French. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an auction of photographic works, including pieces by Belloc, Brassai, Doisneau, Eisenstadt, Karsh, and Villers. With estimated prices. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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185 Picture Play Magazine, Volume XX, No. 6
New York Street & Smith Aug. 1924 
Movie magazine with articles on Gloria Swanson, Mary Pickford and illustrated with many delightful advertisements and photographs of the stars, several of them full page photos. Fine in wrappers. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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186 Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Au Moulin de la Galette
New York Sotheby's 1990 
First Edition. Hardbound auction catalogue. Fine in dust jacket. The auction of one of the true landmark paintings in impression with an extensive essay and color illustrations of the painting in a full fold out plate as well as close-ups of sections as well as reproductions of studies for the work found in major museums. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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187 Poetry by T.S. Eliot. An NBC Radio Discussion
Chicago University of Chicago 1950 
First Edition. Includes a note by Morton D. Zabel, Professor of English. Paperbound. A discussion of T.S. Eliot's poetry. Very good plus in printed wrappers. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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188 Premier Plan - Nouveaux Cineastes Polonais
Lyon Premier Plan 1963 
First Edition. Paperbound. Text in French. Illustrated. Very good lightly used copy with a touch of edge wear in printed wrappers. A study of Polish cinema, including films by Wadja, Munk, Kawalerowicz, A. Ford, Kutz, Has, Konwicki, and very early Roman Polanski. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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189 Preview 1947
London World Film Publications, Ltd. 1947 
First Edition. Paperbound. Lightly used and worn copy with some edge wear and slight darkening to the spine in printed wrappers. An illustrated overview of popular films from 1946 and 47, including Duel in the Sun, Notorious, The Bells of St. Mary's, Gilda, Cluny Brown, Great Expectations, The Killers, etc. Also profiled are actors James Mason and his wife Pamela Kellino, Humphrey Bogart, Bette Davis, Jennifer Jones, Ray Milland, Rex Harrison, and more. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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190 Preview 1950
London World Film Publications, Ltd. 1950 
First Edition. Hardcover. Very good lightly used copy in a bright dust jacket with some minor dust soiling and a few chips and tears with a color photo of Tyrone Power and Margaret Lockwood on the front panel. An illustrated overview of popular films, including Little women, The Third Man, The Fountainhead, etc. Also featured are actors James Mason, Frank Sinatra, Gregory Peck, Greer Garson, Anna Neagle and Michael Wilding, Louis Jordan, Jane Wyman, James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Dorothy Lamour, Margaret Leighton, Deborah Kerr, and more. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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191 Prize Essays on Spinning, As They Appeared in the Wool and Cotton Reporter, Purchased and Now Published by Whitinsville Spinning Ring Company
Whitinsville, Massachusetts Whitinsville Spinning Ring Company 1895 
First Edition. Ex-library copy from the library of the Lockwood Greene & Company, anengineering and management frim. 91 pages, additionally bound in is an 8 page of Whitinsville Spinning Ring Company catalogue “High Grade Steel Spinning and Twister Rings In Every Variety.” Illustrated. In full cloth. Essays on cotton cloth spinning technology by George H. Edick, Samuel Rowcroft, William Whittam, Jr., John B. Cudlip. Rare. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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192 Program for the Original Broadway Run of the Play Native Son Directed by Orson Welles
New York Playbill 1941 
Contains much information about Richard Wright and the play's production. Vertically creased from folding. Very good in wrappers. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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193 Rashomon. Regie (1950) Akira Kurosawa. Mit Machiko Kyo, Toshiro Mifune, Masayuchi Mori. Einfuhrung Hans Rudolf Haller
Berlin Verlag Jean-Pierre Bigler Zurich 1950 
First Edition - German. Introductory text in German. The film in pictures of one of Kurosawa's most famous works, dealing with the same story of an attack told by four different viewpoints, each with something to protect. Paperbound. About fine in stiff wrappers with the image of Toshiro Mifune in the role of the bandit on the cover. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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194 Realism and Surrealism in American Art from the Sara Roby Foundation Collection
New York American Federation of Arts 1971 
First Edition. Paperbound. Square format, 8” x 8”. A catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of paintings and drawings from the Sara Roby Foundation, including worls by Paul Cadmus, Edward Hopper, George Grosz, etc. Illustrated. Near fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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195 Reality and Deception
Los Angeles University of Southern California 1974 
First Edition. Paperbound. Oversize. Illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibit of international still life and tromp-l'oeil paintings. With a foreword by Donald J. Brewer and an introductory essay by Alfred Frankenstein. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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196 Recent Gifts and Loans of Paintings by Hans Hofmann
Berkeley, CA University of California, Berkeley 1964 
First Edition. Paperbound. Oversize. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of paintings by Hans Hofmann. Introductory article, “Hans Hofmann and His Work.” by Erle Loran. Fine copy in printed wrappers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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197 Renewing the Dreaming. The Aboriginal Homelands Movement
Sydney The Australian Museum 1977 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of works by Australian Aboriginal artists and artisans, including Pintubi-Walbiri painting, Pitjantjatjara carving, desert hair spinning, weaving, the art of weaponry, etc. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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198 Rock-n-Roll & Hollywood. Memorabilia, Autographs, & Vintage Film Posters. October 16 & 17, 1993
Hollywood Odyssey Auctions 1993 
First Edition. Illustrated auction catalogue of rock & roll memorabilia and vintage film posters, featuring a handwritten manusciprt by Jimi Hendrix, a guitar signed by Eddie Van Halen, a Bruce Springsteen signed LP cover, several music awards to David Bowie, a Buddy Holly signed holographic postcard, Bob Dylan's harmonica, etc. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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199 Rudolph Valentino. Sa Vie - Ses Films/His Life - His Pictures. Ses Aventures/His Adventures
Paris Les Publications Jean Pascal 1926 
First Edition. With a dual text in English and in French. Paperbound. 64 pages. Extensively illustrated with photographs of Valentino both from his films and candids. With an essay on Valentino's life. Additionally contains many brief tributes to Valentino by such noted Hollywood figures as Charlie Chaplin, Lon Chaney Sr., John Barrymore, Eric Von Stroheim, Cecil B. De Mille, Gloria Swanson, etc. Very good plus copy. Very scarce. 
Price: 650.00 USD
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200 Scarf Issued at the Time of the First Video Release of the John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara Film, McLintock!
N.p. n.p. 1994 
22” x 22” red cotton scarf with black lettering and graphic design. A simple border of ropes and cowboy hats frames the message: “The Wildest Showdown The West Ever Saw! JOHN WAYNE & MAUREEN O'HARA “McLintock!” MPI Home Video”. McLintock! paired Wayne and O'Hara in a wild western version of The Taming of the Shrew with predictably hilarious results. Fine. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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