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Next Stop the Palladium, Orringe, Joan
181 Orringe, Joan Next Stop the Palladium
The Self-Publishing Association 1992 1854211870 / 9781854211873 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper shows slight signs of wear 154pp. 744059 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years, Palin, Michael
182 Palin, Michael Diaries 1969-1979: The Python Years
Weidenfeld & nicolson 2006 0297844369 / 9780297844365 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
650 pages of a perceptive, revealing and above all, very funny, chronicle of the decade when Palin emerged from struggling comedian to world-famous TV person. Includes the account of the Pythons' successful but acrimonious tour of the US, and the making of 'Grail' and 'Brian'. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 588002 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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The Rolling Stones, Pascall, Jeremy
183 Pascall, Jeremy The Rolling Stones
Hamlyn 1977 060037596X / 9780600375968 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text. 
Wrapper has edge wear. and a small closed tear. 626271 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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The Great Charlie: A Biography Of The Tramp, Payne, Robert
184 Payne, Robert The Great Charlie: A Biography Of The Tramp
Andre Dutsch Ltd 1964 Large Paperback Very Good 
Pages beginning to yellow. Appears unread. 221pp. A biography of Chaplin's screen superhero, written after discussion with Chaplin himself. 628090 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Margrave of the Marshes, Peel, John, and Sheila Ravenscroft
185 Peel, John, and Sheila Ravenscroft Margrave of the Marshes
Bantam Press 2005 0593052528 / 9780593052525 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine Illustrated with colour photographs. 
Wrapper protected in clear acetate (removable) . 420pp incliudng index. Peel was a legend, and deservedly so. He was writing this book, which tells the story of his early life, when he died suddenly in 2004. It has been completed by Sheila, his wife, and their family. 114595 
Price: 11.25 GBP
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186 Perry, Roland Lethal Hero: The Mel Gibson Biography
Oliver Books 1993 1870049799 / 9781870049795 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
575171 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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Life's a Scream, Pitt, Ingrid
187 Pitt, Ingrid Life's a Scream
William Heinemann 1999 0434007625 / 9780434007622 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has a small closed tear . Pages beginning to yellow at edges. 292pp including index . Ingrid Pitt (1937 2010) was an actress best known for her work in horror films of the 1960s and 1970s. 754023 
Price: 35.55 GBP
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Can You Hear Me Mother? Sandy Powell's Lifetime of Music Hall, Powell, Sandy, and Harry Stanley
188 Powell, Sandy, and Harry Stanley Can You Hear Me Mother? Sandy Powell's Lifetime of Music Hall
Jupiter Books 1975 0904041287 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, facsimile publicity material, etc. 
Wrapper has edge wear and some internal tape repair. 192pp. 728037 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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Alec Guinness: The authorised biography, Read, Piers Paul
189 Read, Piers Paul Alec Guinness: The authorised biography
Simon and Schuster 2003 0743207297 / 9780743207294 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs , and drawings by Guinness himself. 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 632pp. Including notes, chronology, bibliography and index. A portrait of one of England's greatest actors. 630033 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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In My Mind's Eye: An Autobiography, Redgrave, Michael
190 Redgrave, Michael In My Mind's Eye: An Autobiography
Weidenfeld & nicolson 1983 0297782789 / 9780297782780 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Near Fine Very Good (price clipped) Illustrated with black-and-white photos 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 256pp including stage and film credits and an index. The scion of the Redgrave clan tells his life story. 626400 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Single-Minded, Richard, Cliff
191 Richard, Cliff Single-Minded
Hodder & Stoughton 1988 0340488093 / 9780340488096 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Good (price clipped) Illustrated with colour photographs 
Wrapper has considerable edge wear and some internal archive tape reinforcement. 548164 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Unabridged Marilyn:  Her Life from A to Z, Riese, Randall & Hitchens, Neal
192 Riese, Randall & Hitchens, Neal The Unabridged Marilyn: Her Life from A to Z
New York: Bonanza Books 1990 0517696193 / 9780517696194 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated with over 150 black-and-white photographs. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has light general wear. Large 8vo 578pp including bibliography and trivia quiz answers. The indispensable Marilyn Monroe bible, containing virtually every known fact about M M . Our price includes any necessary adjustment for shipping this extra heavy book. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 195757 
Price: 13.95 GBP
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Chevalier: The Films and Career of Maurice Chevalier, Ringgold, Gene, and de Witt Bolden
193 Ringgold, Gene, and de Witt Bolden Chevalier: The Films and Career of Maurice Chevalier
NJ: Citadel Press 1973 0806503548 / 9780806503547 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Worn Illustrated profusely throughout with black-and-white photographs and film stills, plus some tipped-in studio photographs of various stars. 
While the book itself is tidy, the price-clipped wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has seen better days. There is considerable wear to edges and hinges, and along the spine. Some old tape marks internally. Large 4to: 246pp. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 750029 
Price: 17.55 GBP
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194 Roache, William Ken and Me
Simon and Schuster 1993 0671712136 / 9780671712136 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper has edge wear. To legions of Coronation Street fans, William Roache is Ken Barlow. A leading cast member since the first episode of Britain's best-loved television serial. Ken and Me tells the real story of the man behind the character 118022 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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Ken and Me: The Autobiography of William Roache, Roache, William with Stan Nicholls
195 Roache, William with Stan Nicholls Ken and Me: The Autobiography of William Roache
Simon & Schuster Ltd 1993 0671712136 / 9780671712136 First edition Hardback with dustwrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black and white photographs 
Light shelf wear only. 246pp including index 737027 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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And God Created Burton [SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR], Rubython, Tom, with a foreword by Rogar Moore and a Prologue by Robert Hardy
196 Rubython, Tom, with a foreword by Rogar Moore and a Prologue by Robert Hardy And God Created Burton [SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR]
The Myrtle Press 2011 095656562X / 9780956565624 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper AS NEW AS NEW Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs, etc. 
Signed by the Author and inscribed I don't like the sound of this! // 15th May 2001 Includes sheet from the publishers stating publication date as 15th May. 812pp including index Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. WE WILL NOT ASK YOU FOR EXTRA SHIPPING. 723015 
Price: 47.00 GBP
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The Divine Garbo, Sands, Frederick & Sven Broman
197 Sands, Frederick & Sven Broman The Divine Garbo
Sidgwick & Jackson 1979 0283985453 / 9780283985454 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, film stills, etc. described as the Most Complete Collection of Garbo Photographs Ever Assembled. Numerous private photos not seen before. Included are rare shots from her early years in Sweden and a spectacula 
Wrapper (now protected in clear acetate) has a small closed tear to bottom edge. 243pp. including index. An intimate glimpse into the life and family of that most mysterious of stars, following a series of meetings with Sands towards the end of her life in the 1970s. 626350 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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198 Sanello, Frank Naked Instinct : the Unauthorised Biography of Sharon Stone
Mainstream 1997 1851589821 / 9781851589821 Trade Paperback very Good 
In 'once-read' condition 115721 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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199 Scaduto, Tony Frank Sinatra
Michael Joseph 1976 0718114876 / 9780718114879 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or better Very Good Illustrated with mono photographs 
Biography of a legend. 116611 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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Cary Grant: A Celebration., Schickel, Richard
200 Schickel, Richard Cary Grant: A Celebration.
Pavilion / Michael Joseph 1983 0907516254 / 9780907516255 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Very Good Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photos from the Kobal Collection 
Produced to celebrate the star's eightieth birthday Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 576131 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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