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Biggles T-shirt

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009698


Biggles fans rejoice! Show your fandom in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees, sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. View more info

NEVER HAVE YOUR DOG STUFFED Alan Alda

By: Alda Alan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Arrow Books, London: 2007

Seller ID: 012018


The wry, genial attitude of the book is clearly Alda's own. You can feel his personality on the pages, He makes his story as appealing as a chat with an old frikend. A thoughtful and very enjoyable read. View more info

MAYFLOWER MADAM THE SECRET LIFE OF SYDNEY BIDDLE BARROWS

By: Barrows Sydney Biddie and Novak William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Futura: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003226


Good condition. Clean pages. No inscription. View more info

ELDERS AND BETTERS

By: Bell Quentin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Random House, London: 1997

Edition: First Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 001861


A remarkable collection of pen portraits including Vanessa Bell, Clive Bell, Virginia and Leonard Woolf, Roger Fry, E.M. Forster, Ottoline Morrell, Maynard Keynes and Lytton Strachey. View more info

Peggy Ashcroft

By: Billington Michael

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000486


The biography of the very talented British Actress Peggy Ashcroft is presented by author Michael Billington from many conversations with Dame Peggy and with her contemporaries including Sir John Gielgud, George Rylands, Sir Anthony Quale and Sir Peter Hall. View more info

IS ELVIS ALIVE? This is the Incredible Elvis Tape.

By: Brewer-Giorgio Gail

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Tudor Publishing Company: 1988

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 012014


Is it possible that Elvis is still alive? This book may well be the story of our lifetime. View more info

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Lucy In The Afternoon: An Intimate Memoir Of Lucille Ball

By: Brochu, Jim

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, William Morrow & Company: 1990

Seller ID: 012496


Lucy In The Afternoon: An Intimate Memoir Of Lucille Ball by Brochu is over the 500g to post & 171 pp with a centre photo section. A biography of Lucille Ball, written by a fan who became a friend in the last 18 months of the star's life. For 23 years Lucille and her director and co-starring husband Desi Arnaz had success with "I Love Lucy", "The Lucy Show" and "Here's Lucy", and the book tells her story. Jim Brochu wrote a comic play that he felt... View more info

KEVIN COSTNER Prince of Hollywood

By: Caddies Kelvin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson Australia: 1993

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: 012247


Kelvin Caddies explores the vision and appeal of this self-effac ing star. Tracing the star's life from his unsellted Californian childhood through college years to the momentous decision to become an actor at the age of 22. Fully illustrated biography of the star. View more info

Past Imperfect: History According to the Movies

By: Carnes, Mark (Gen ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell: 1996

Seller ID: 011351


304pp & 1.3kg to post. An invaluable and entertaining corrective to all the bombast and blather that pass for Hollywood history. A remarkable resource. It has been said that most of what we know about history we learn from the movies, and so much of what we think we know is probably wrong. Featuring a keynote dialogue between noted director John Sayles and historian Eric Foner, this book will tantalize history and film buffs alike with its thought-provoking inquiry into ... View more info

THE PRINCE, THE SHOWGIRL AND ME

By: Clark Colin

Price: $155.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martins Press, New York: 1996

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 009512


A behind the scenes account of two screen legends - at war and at work. All pp clean white & tightly bound, dj unclipped, a small spot on compressed pp edge (right side, clean top & bottom) ............review > I really enjoyed this first-hand look into Marilyn's life. It made me sad, it made me laugh and it made me understand her better................ review by DMarshall > Well, the book arrived yesterday morning and by last night I had read the entire thing-- it’s ... View more info

THE FONDAS, A HOLLYWOOD DYNASTY

By: Collier Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Fontana: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002974


Clean pages and tight binding.Spine has two creases and edges of cover are very slighty worn. One black line marked on lower compressed page edge. No inscription. View more info

A TOUCH OF COLLINS the Heartwarming Story of a Legendary Showbusiness Dynasty

By: Collins Joe

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Headline London: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011978


Joe Collins gives the reader a unique and fascinating account of a life spent at the heart of international showbusiness. View more info

THE BIG BOOK OF BRITISH FILMS

By: Cross Robin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson, London: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005922


Includes over 200 stills from 1939 to 1970 . Very good condition. View more info

THE MAKING OF DR. PHIL The Straight-Talking True Story of Everyone's Favorite Therapist

By: Dembling Sophia and Gutierrez Lisa

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., John Wiley & Sons: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007975


Very good condition with unclipped dust jacket. Clean white pages, no names etc. This book takes you inside the world of this global phenomenon. Both an engaging biography and business success story, this comprehensive portrait introduces you to the real Dr. Phil, from his early days as a young athlete and student pilot, to his failed first marriage, decision to study psychology, chance meeting with Oprah and other big breaks along the way that set the stage for his d... View more info

JAMES DEAN ON LOCATION

By: Devillers Marceau

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson, London: 1989

Seller ID: 001382


Corners turned up, inside clean with b/w photographs throughout supporting a comprehensive text. View more info

SHAKE THE STAIRS DOWN

By: Donlan Yolande

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton, London: 1976

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 005926


"A wonderfully funny memoir about growing up in a lunatic Irish Catholid family in Hollywood during its Golden Era" View more info

Natasha The Biography of Natalie Wood

By: Finstad, Suzanne

Price: $32.00

Publisher: UK, Century: 2001

Seller ID: 011119


West Side Story - Maria - singing - movies - Robert Wagner - poor immigrant's daughter. Finstad tells this beauty's heartbreaking story with sensitivity and grace, revealing a complex and conflicting mix of fragility and strength in a woman who was swept along by forces few could have resisted. "Natasha is impossible to put down it is the definitive biography of Natalie Wood that we've long been waiting for." 430 engrossing pp, 2 photo sections, 800g to post. Fa... View more info

A HOLLYWOOD EDUCATION

By: Freeman David

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph, London: 1988

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 005912


"David Freeman's stories create a brilliantly accurate collage of Hollywood as the place in which fact and fiction meet in the most bizarre ways." View more info

DAVID FROST

By: Frischauer Willi

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph - London: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006768


The story of David Frost's rise from an English country manse to Cambridge University and success as an entertainer. Includes details of his interviewing methods nd how he handled such diverse and challenging figures as Spiro Agnew, Golda Meir, Maria Callas and Sammy Davis Jr. View more info

THE INCOMPARABLE REX A Memoir of Rex Harrison in the 1980s

By: Garland Patrick

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Macmillan London Limited: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012360


An affectionate and witty memoir of one of Britain's great theatrical and cinematic talents. View more info