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TERM OF TRIAL

By: Barlow, James

Price: $19.00

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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THE RAINS CAME: A NOVEL OF MODERN INDIA

By: Bromfield, Louis

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1937

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12510

Condition: Good +


597p. Signed by author on half title page. Front hinge weak at title page, cover corners lightly worn with spine sunned and gilt worn. Lives are transformed by a flood in an isolated Indian state during the last decade of the British Raj. Novel that is the basis of the motion picture directed by Clarence Brown and starring Myrna Loy, Tyrone Power, and George Brent. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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WINTER KILLS

By: Condon, Richard

Price: $19.00

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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LESS THAN ZERO

By: Ellis, Bret Easton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1985

Seller ID: G2154

ISBN: 0671543296

Condition: Very good


208p. 8th printing. Black mark on bottom page edges, jacket corners lightly worn. Basis of the film of the same title directed by Marek Kanievska and starring Andrew McCarthy, Jami Gertz, and Robert Downey, Jr. Jacket design by George Corsillo. Remainder. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") 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 the film directed by Henri Verneuil, starring Anthony Quinn, Anjanette Comer, Charles Bronson, and Sam Jaffe entitled "Guns for San Sebastian." 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: $95.00

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

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12587

Condition: Very good


[v], 467p. 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") View more info

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MY DOUBLE; AND HOW HE UNDID ME

By: Hale, Edward Everett & Edgar Allan Poe

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Happy Hour Library: [1900?]

Seller ID: P7267

Condition: Good


92p. Wraps chipped, torn, and creased on edges, wraps beginning to separate from stab stapled text block. Includes My Double; and How He Undid Me, The Man without a Country, both by Hale, and Philosophy of Furniture by Poe. My Double developed into a 1912 short film and a 1951 (or 1953) television play of a pastor, in order to get out of boring meetings, recruits a man to stand in for him. Hijinks ensue. (6-1/2"x4-3/4") 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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ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS

By: Lee, Edna & Harry

Price: $275.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1952

Edition: First

Seller ID: H13022

Condition: Very good


312p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, jacket scraped with small tears and chips to edges. Label promoting the motion picture is placed over the jacket, which is intact. Basis of the motion picture about a widow who falls in love with a younger man directed by Douglas Sirk and starring Jane Wyman and Rock Hudson. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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I JERRY TAKE THEE JOAN

By: Lucas, Cleo

Price: $75.00

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 drawing by Holmgren. Scarce. (7-3/4"x5-1/2") 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" on front and back endpapers and p. 233, front pastedown has a partially removed book plate, front free endpaper removed, ... 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: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Century Co.: 1930

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12562

Condition: Very good


xiv, 307p. 1st printing. Bookstore 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