Film & TV
STOPPARD, Tom, & Marc Norman. Shakespeare in Love,
New York : 1998First edition, first impression, signed by the writers Stoppard and Norman, and additionally signed by the director of the film, John Madden, on the front free endpaper. Shakespeare in Love was a critical and commercial success, starring Gywneth Paltrow and Joseph Fiennes. The film won seven Oscars, with Stoppard and Norman winning Best Original Screenplay,... Learn More£250.00
Stock Code: 149724
BAILEY, David. Box of Pin-Ups.
London : First edition, sole impression, signed by Bailey on the front cover of the box and additionally signed on the verso of the John Lennon and Paul McCartney image. This seminal collection of portraits by Bailey is one of the great iconic representations of the Swinging Sixties in London. The subjects typify the newly formed social elite ranging from the... Learn More£20,000.00
Stock Code: 148280
HEFNER, Hugh - ROONEY, Darrell, & Mark A. Viera. Harlow in Hollywood: The Blonde Bombshell in the Glamour Capital, 1928-1937.
Santa Monica, CA : 2011First edition, first printing, presentation copy to Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, inscribed by both authors on the half-title: "To Hugh Hefner with all good wishes Mark A. Viera", & "To Hef - a man who knows a few things about beautiful women! Best - Darrell Rooney". Hefner has inserted paper clips at several pages, his method of marking notable places... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 142329
PINTER, Harold. No-Man's Land.
No place : [c.1974]Inscribed by the author in blue pen at the head of the title "To Nic Roeg from Harold Pinter!" An excellent association: Roeg was Director of Photography on Clive Donner's 1963 film of The Caretaker, Pinter's first big critical and commercial success, still his most popular and frequently performed play.
Someone has sketched a pencilled route... Learn More£3,750.00
Stock Code: 142221
BEATON, Cecil. The Face of the World. An International Scrapbook of People and Places.
London : 1957First edition, first impression. Inscribed by the artist "To Michael Brown, with all good wishes, & kindest regards, from Cecil Beaton, 62". In Beaton's own words, this is a "potpourri" of pictures and texts, recording his impressions of some of the decade's most talented people and significant places. Learn More£625.00
Stock Code: 145340
HANDLEY, Tommy - KAVANAGH, Ted. Tommy Handley.
London : 1949First edition, first impression. "The life-story of Britain's beloved comedian" says the dust jacket. Tommy Handley (1892-1949) was the star of the enormously popular radio show ITMA; this is probably the first biography of him. With an autograph letter signed and an inscribed studio photo of Jack Train, fellow ITMA star and the creator of Colonel Chinstrap.... Learn More£175.00
Stock Code: 97240
GORDON, Max; with Lewis Funke. Presents.
New York : 1963First edition, first printing, of the autobiography of the successful theatre and film producer. Inscribed by the author on two stickers: one to the verso of the half-title, "To Maurice Chevalier who understands the business of acting and the show business. There are few like you. Best always, Max Gordon"; and to the contents page, "To Maurice Chevalier... Learn More£125.00
Stock Code: 49985