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TERM OF TRIAL

By: Barlow, James

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11184

Condition: Very Good


316p. 1st printing. Jacket has a tear on spine, sticker shadow on lightly soiled back and small chips and tears to edges. Made into a film directed by Peter Glenville and starring Laurence Olivier, Simone Signoret, Sarah Miles, Terence Stamp, and Hugh Griffith. Jacket design by Milton Glaser. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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WINTER KILLS

By: Condon, Richard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1974

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11942

ISBN: 0803788223

Condition: Very good


304p. 1st printing. A few pages dog eared, price clipped jacket lightly worn, fade spots on top page edges. Made into a motion picture directed by William Richert, starring Jeff Bridges, John Huston, Anthony Perkins, Eli Wallach, Sterling Hayden, and Dorothy Malone. Jacket design by Paul Bacon. (9-1/4"x6-3/8") View more info

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A WALL FOR SAN SEBASTIAN

By: Faherty, William B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fresno, California, Academy Guild Press: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12242

Condition: Very good


[158p.] 1st printing. Pages toned, jacket spine sunned with a few chips and tears to edges. Adapted for a film directed by Henri Verneuil, starring Anthony Quinn, Anjanette Comer, Charles Bronson, and Sam Jaffe. Jacket design by John Vise. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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AND NOW TOMORROW

By: Field, Rachel

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12524

Condition: Very good


350p. 1st printing. Endpapers lightly toned, jacket has chips and tears to edges with a large tear on front flap fold. Basis of a motion picture of the same name directed by Irving Pichel, starring Alan Ladd and Loretta Young with a screenplay by Frank Partos and Raymond Chandler. (8-5/8"x5-7/8") View more info

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IN THIS OUR LIFE

By: Glasgow, Ellen

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1941

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12587

Condition: Very good


[v], 467p. Light scent, jacket edges tattered and torn. A character study of a father who "give the best years of his life in the service of others." 1942 Novel Pulitzer Prize winner and basis of film with the same title directed by John Huston (his second film), screenplay by Howard Koch, starring Olivia DeHavilland, Bette Davis, George Brent, and Dennis Morgan. (8-7/8"x5-7/8") A father gives the best years of his life in the service of others. View more info

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MUD AND SOLDIERS

By: Hino, Ashihei (Katsumori Tamai); Translated by Lewis Bush

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kenkyusha: 1939

Seller ID: P5910

Condition: Good +


[iv], 160p. Glassine jacket has been taped to french folds with the tape staining the endpapers, top of page edges have brown spots, jacket soiled with tears to edges. Basis of 1939 Japanese film directed by Tomotaka Tasaka. (7-3/8"x5-1/8") View more info

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BACK STREET

By: Hurst, Fannie

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Cosmopolitan Book Corp.: 1931

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11864

Condition: Good


481p. Front hinge weak, property stamp is only identifying this copy as a library book, cover corners bumped and worn and spine sunned. Novel adapted three times into a motion picture: in 1932 directed by John M. Stahl starring Irene Dunne and John Boles, in 1941 directed by Robert Stevenson starring Charles Boyer and Margaret Sullavan, and in 1961 directed by David Miller starring John Gavin and Susan Hayward. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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I JERRY TAKE THEE JOAN

By: Lucas, Cleo

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1931

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H7372

Condition: Good+


297p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Top of front cover has white spots, jacket spine sunned with chips and tears to edges and all folds have been tape reinforced, pp. 26 and 27 have a brown acid stain, some pencil underlining. Winner of the $3,000 College Novel Prize offered by Doubleday, Doran and College Humor. The Campus Prize Novel. Basis of the motion picture Merrily We Go to Hell directed by Dorothy Arzner, starring Sylvia Sidney and Frederic March. Jacket d... View more info

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PRISONERS

By: Molnar, Franz; Translated from the Hungarian By Joseph Szebenyei

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co.: 1925

Seller ID: H4830

Condition: Good


278p. This is the actual copy used as the basis of the 1929 First National flim "Prisoners" starring Bela Lugosi, Corinne Griffith and James Ford, directed by William A. Seiter, screenplay by Forrest Halsey (Sons of the Desert, Room Service), cast also includes Ian Keith, Julanne Johnston, Anne Schaefer, Otto Matiesen, Harry S. Northup, Charles Cleary and Jean Laverty. Property stamps stating "Property of/First National Productions Corp./Scenario Department&#... View more info

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LISA AND DAVID

By: Rubin, Theodore Isaac

Price: $49.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Co.: 1961

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7517

Condition: Good+


79p. 1st printing. Bottom of front cover has white spots, cover corners lightly worn, jacket has 1" creased tear on bottom front edge and additional smaller tears and chips with back corner near flap fold moisture stained and scrape on front. Basis of 1962 movie "David and Lisa" starring Keir Dullea and Janet Margolin, directed by Frank Perry. Jacket design by Leo Manso. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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LAFITTE THE PIRATE

By: Saxon, Lyle

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1930

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12562

Condition: Very good


xiv, 307p. 1st printing. Book store label on back pastedown, cover corners worn with spine sunned and gilt worn. Basis for the motion picture The Buccaneer, directed by Cecil B. DeMille and starring Frederic March and Franciska Gaal. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations, 32 b&w plates and color frontispiece. (9"x6-1/4") View more info

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SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING

By: Sillitoe, Alan

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1959

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10248

Condition: Very Good


[243p.] Former owner's name on front endpaper, cover edges and spine sunned with light stain on back. Basis of a 1960 motion picture directed by Karel Reisz and starring Albert Finney and Rachel Roberts. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info