Pp. xii+768(last blank), 8 coloured plates, black & white pictorial double title page and text illustrations; med. 8vo; price-clipped dust wrapper; Oxford University Press, London, 1976. First edition.
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A true tale. Pp. 384; tiny bruise to top edge of lower board; dust wrapper, a trifle soiled and slightly scuffed; text block lightly browned, edges of leaves faintly foxed; W. H. Allen, London, 1977. First U.K. edition. *Story of the author's four years in the Australian outback.
Pp. 222, illustrated; demy 4to; price-clipped dust wrapper; The Citadel Press, Secaucus, N.J., 1979. First edition.
A memoir. Pp. [viii]+338, 26 illustrations, mostly full page, index; med. 8vo; price-clipped dust wrapper; inked initials on upper free endpaper; Hamish Hamilton, London, 1972. First edition. *Includes memories of F. Scott Fitzgerald, W. Somerset Maugham, Arnold Bennett, Noel Coward, a.o.
A special time remembered. Pp. 186, plates, index; dust wrapper; Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1983. First edition. *Memoirs of actress Jill Bennett, focussing on her relationship with Sir Godfrey Tearle during the last four years of his life.
Pp. 128(last blank), illustrated throughout in colour and black & white, filmography, index; small cr. 4to; top fore-corner of upper board slightly bruised; dust wrapper, edges lightly browned and worn; ownership inscription on upper free endpaper, vertical crease in lower free endpaper; Macmillan, London, 1974. The Movie Makers series. First edition.
The Evolution and Metamorphosis of Dolores Del Rio, Myrna Loy, Carole Lombard, Bette Davis and Katharine Hepburn. Pp. 266(last blank), profusely illustrated (many full page); demy 4to; black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, the boards a trifle scuffed, top edges and fore-corners lightly bruised; dust wrapper, edges lightly rubbed and...
An autobiography. Pp.[iv]+252, 32 plates, index; med. 8vo; dust wrapper; Robson Books, London, 1986. First U.K. edition.
Pp. xvi+300, 16 plates, list of Olga Chekhova's films, references, source notes, select bibliography, index; dust wrapper; Viking, London, 2004. First edition. *'There have been many tantalizing rumours about Olga Chekhova, the niece of Anton Chekhov. She left Russia for Germany and became a film star honoured by the Nazis...
Autobiography. As told to Eileen and Robert Mason Pollock. Pp. xiv+338(last blank), frontispiece portrait, plus 32 plates, index; edges of boards a trifle rubbed; dust wrapper, slightly soiled, edges lightly rubbed, with a couple of tiny chips; edges of leaves a trifle foxed; Cassell, London, 1960. First edition.
An illustrated study of his work, with a list of his appearances on stage and screen. Pp. 134, frontispiece portrait plus 30 plates, price-clipped dust wrapper, backstrip faded, lightly soiled and worn, tear into front panel from bottom edges; bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedown, edges of leaves lightly...
A Very Private Person. A Biography. Pp. x+294, 16 plates, filmography, bibliography, index; qr. black cloth, spine lettered in gilt, yellow papered boards, slightly canted, corners a trifle rubbed; dust wrapper, edges lightly rubbed and split; inked inscription on upper free endpaper, edges of leaves faintly soiled; William Morrow &...
A Biography of Bette Davis. Pp. vi+250, text illustrations (some full page), list of performances, index; small cr. 4to; fore-corners of boards slightly bruised; price-clipped dust wrapper; brief inked inscription at head of upper free endpaper, bottom fore-corner of several leaves faintly creased, occasional slight soiling; New English Library, London...
A comprehensive listing of 16,000 feature-length films from October, 1927, until December, 1963. In two volumes. Pp. 2133, index Volume II; boards a trifle marked; ownership inscription on upper free endpapers, a little pencilled marginalia; Scarecrow Press, New York, 1965.
A Motion Monograph. Pp. 96(including advertisements), plus 6 pages of illustrations, bibliography; f'cap. 4to; pictorial stiff paper wrappers, slightly soiled and faintly creased, edges lightly rubbed, tiny split at foot of backstrip; corners of several leaves slightly creased; Motion Publications, Loughton, Essex, 1963. First edition. *An early study of La...
The first celebrity. Pp. 160, illustrated, index; dust wrapper; occasional foxing; Elm Tree Books, London, 1976. First edition.
Verbal and visual gems from the films of W. C. Fields. Pp. 272, numerous illustrations; demy 4to; dust wrapper, edges a trifle worn, short creased tear from bottom edge of back panel; inked initials on upper free endpaper; Studio Vista, London, 1973. First U.K. edition.
A biography. Foreword by Liv Ullmann. Pp. 312, 32 plates, full page facsimile, film and theatre chronology, index; med. 8vo; dust wrapper, edges lightly rubbed and split; name in ink at head of upper free endpaper, edges of leaves a trifle soiled; Angus & Robertson Publishers, London, 1979. First edition.
Pp. [x]+244(last blank), plates; dust wrapper; inked initials on upper free endpaper; W. H. Allen, London, 1973. First U.K. edition.
The turbulent life of Jane Fonda. Pp. [x]+390(last blank), 24 plates (within pagination), list of Academy Awards and nominations, film chronology, work for television, theatre chronology, notes, bibliography, index; qr. brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, beige papered boards; dust wrapper; edges of leaves faintly soiled; Henry Holt and Company...
Pp. 368, illustrated title page, plates, list of films; med. 8vo; dust wrapper; leaves browned; Granada, London, 1982. First U.K. edition.
Pp. xxviii+250, frontispiece, text illustrations (several full page), appendix, notes, bibliography; dust wrapper, edges a trifle creased, signs of sticker removal from front flap, both flaps slightly foxed; Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, London, 1976. First U.K. edition.
An actor at eighty. Pp. [x]+182, frontispiece portrait from a drawing by David Hockney, 24 plates, text illustrations, chronology, index; med. 8vo; dust wrapper; Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1984. First edition. *Contributors include Emlyn Williams, Alec Guinness, John Mortimer, Peggy Ashcroft, Alan Bennett, Irene Worth, a.o.
Pp. 176(including the lower free endpaper), frontispiece, plus numerous text illustrations (many full or double page), appendices, filmography; head of spine and bottom fore-corner of lower board slightly bruised; dust wrapper, edges rubbed and split, with a couple of tiny chips, small inked number on front flap; Doubleday & Company...
The confessions of a legendary Talent Agent. Pp. 288, illustrations, index; price-clipped dust wrapper, a trifle marked, backstrip faded; ownership inscription on upper free endpaper; Arlington House, New York, 1972.