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1 (HITCHCOCK, ALFRED) Alfred Hitchcock. The Master of Suspense. A Pop-Up Book. With Paper Engineering by Kees Moerbeek
New York Simon & Schuster 2006 
First Edition. Signed twice by one of Alfred Hitchcock's favorite actresses, Tippi Hedren. Oversize hardcover, (12” x 12 3/8”), laminated boards. With seven terrific double-page pop-ups created by Kees Moerbeek of Hitchcock's most famous films: Saboteur, Vertigo, Psycho, The Birds, Marnie, Torn Curtain, and Frenzy. Tippi Hedren has signed the pop-up pages for The Birds and Marnie, the two Hitchcock films in which she starred. Each pop-up has a fold-out showing Hitchcock's cameo appearance in each film. In as new bright fresh condition with all pop-ups in perfect working order without dust jacket as issued. A wonderful and innovative format in which to honor the master filmmaker, Alfred Hitchcock. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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2 HARDING, ALFRED The Revolt of the Actors
New York William Morrow 1929 
First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author Alfred Harding: “To Edward Arnold, In pleasant memory of the time when he didn't lose his shirt at Atlantic City. Alfred Harding, March 18, 1940,” Illustrated. Lightly used copy with some edge wear and a bit of tearing to the clot at the top and bottom of the spine without dust jacket. A 575 page detailed account of the Actors Equality Strike of 1929 which revolved around efforts to negotiate professional labor representation, better working conditions, and fairer salary standards for actors, radio personalities, and other performers employed throughout the United States. Edward Arnold was one of the founders of the Screen Actors Guild in Hollywood and became the union's President in 1935. 
Price: 650.00 USD
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3 MCBRIDE, JOSEPH (WILDER, BILLY) Steven Spielberg: A Biography (ISBN: 0684811677 / 0-684-81167-7)
New York Simon & Schuster 1997 
First Edition. From the library of the great film director Billy Wilder, signed and inscribed by the author Joseph McBride to Mr. Wilder. Inscribed on the title page: “For Billy Wilder - with my deepest admiration. I wish I could have seen your Schindler's List. Joe McBride, June 25, 1997.” McBride is referring to Steven Spielberg's Oscar winning film ‘Schindler's List' and how it might have been depicted by Wilder. Illustrated. Near fine copy with a few faint spots on the bottom edge in a fine dust jacket. An in-depth biography of the acclaimed director Steven Spielberg. Billy Wilder's legendary status in Hollywood as a director, screenwriter, and producer includes such classic films as Ninotchka, Sunset Boulevard, Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend, Stalag 17, Some Like it Hot, The Seven Year Itch, The Apartment, and The Fortune Cookie. 
Price: 750.00 USD
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4 REA, STEVEN The Hollywood Book Club: Reading with the Stars
San Francisco, CA Chronicle Books 2019 
First Edition. Signed by the author Steven Rea on the title page. As new. Illustrated with black & white photos of Hollywood's greatest stars - all of whom are reading books, including Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Gregory Peck (reading Harper Lee's To Kill a Mocking Bird), Rita Hayworth, Marilyn Monroe, James Dean, Buster Keaton, Errol Flynn (reading his own book Showdown) Orson Welles, Marlon Brando, Bette Davis, Alfred Hitchcock (reading a reference book - The World of Birds), Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Steve McQueen (reading The Great Escape), Ringo Starr, Ginger Rogers, Jean Simmons, and Sean Connery. From the rear cover: “This unique collection of rare photographs celebrates the joy of reading in classic film style. The Hollywood Book Club captures screen luminaries on set, in films, in playful promotional photos, or in their own homes and libraries, reading books from literary classics to thrillers, from biographies to children's books with their kids, and more.” 
Price: 50.00 USD
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