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Why Girls Go Back Home: A Story of the Stage, Based on the Motion Picture Story

By: Brody, Catharine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Jacobsen-Hodgkinson-Corporation: (c.1926)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15908

ISBN: NO

Condition: Fair


[pretty beat-up, with heavy external wear (covers edgeworn/creased, small piece missing at bottom front corner, etc.), tears in title page and first page of text, bottom inch or so of spine covering missing, etc.]. (Popular Plays and Screen Library) Series (B&W photographs) A cheaper version of the popular "Photoplay Editions" issued mostly by Grosset & Dunlap and A.L. Burt, this is a novelization of the 1926 Warner Bros. film of the same name, starring Patsy Rut... View more info

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The Mocking Bird: An Underworld Story of the London Limehouse District

By: Browning, Tod (based on the motion picture story by)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Jacobsen-Hodgkinson Corporation: (c.1925)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17481

ISBN: NO

Condition: Fair


[worn copy, rear cover detached, pages browned and somewhat brittle, chipping/flaking at corners, creasing to covers, etc.]. (Popular Plays and Screen Library) Series (B&W photographs) Novelization of the 1926 MGM film THE BLACKBIRD starring Lon Chaney, Renée Adorée and Owen Moore, and directed by Tod Browning. (The book, bearing a 1925 copyright date, seems to have been issued prior to the release of the film itself -- which obviously had an 11th-hour title change -... View more info

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Arrest & Trial

By: Daniels, Norman

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Lancer Books (72-696): 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10153

ISBN: NO

Condition: Good+


[spine roll, moderate edgewear, binding splitting at front of book, previous owner's name inside front cover]. Mass Market PB Paperback original, based on the TV series starring Chuck Connors and Ben Gazzara -- a precursor of the modern-day series "Law and Order," with pretty much the same format: the cops arrest 'em, the prosecutors try 'em. View more info

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Midnight Cowboy

By: Herlihy, James Leo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing Co. (5611): 1969

Edition: 1st printing thus

Seller ID: 17010

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine


[tight and clean, minor edgewear, uncreased spine]. Mass Market PB Stated "New Dell edition / First printing - February 1969," the less common of the two contemporaneous movie tie-in covers, featuring a color still of Jon Voight in bed with a woman. (Most later printings featured a photo-montage cover built around the two-shot of Voight and Dustin Hoffman, familiar from the one-sheet poster; this edition's cover might be explained by its "pre-release" st... View more info

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Visit to a Small Planet [movie tie-in edition]

By: Vidal, Gore

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Signet Books (S1788): 1960

Edition: 1st printing

Seller ID: 10553

Condition: Very Good+


[nice tight copy, moderate edgewear but appears unread, a couple of soft creases in front cover, some surface-scratching to rear cover]. Mass Market PB (photo covers) Vidal's screwball comedy/satire about an alien visitor to Earth, adapted from his original TV play. Although this is the tie-in for the movie version (transformed magically into a vehicle for star Jerry Lewis), it is still the text of the play. (Probably just as well, as I'm pretty sure the author disowne... View more info

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The Best Man: A Play About Politics [movie tie-in edition]

By: Vidal, Gore

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Signet Books (P2423): 1964

Edition: 1st Paperback printing

Seller ID: 19062

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine


[nice tight copy with uncreased spine, slight bend in book but otherwise looks virtually brand-new]. Mass Market PB (photo covers) Incisive drama about hardball political campaigning. Although this is the tie-in for the movie version (which starred Henry Fonda and Cliff Robertson, under the direction of Franklin Schaffner), and though Vidal himself did the adaptation, please note that it's the text of the original play that's presented here, not the screenplay. View more info