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My Booky Wook, Brand, Russell
21 Brand, Russell My Booky Wook
Hodder and Stoughton 2007 0340936150 / 9780340936153 First Edition Hardback with dustwrapper Fine Very near fine Illustrated with colour photographs 
(xi) 339pp including index: a very frank but funny autobiographical account of the life of one of Britain's most controversial comedians 763008 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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22 Brandreth, Giles John Gielgud: an Actor's Life
Sutton Publishing 2000 0750926902 / 9780750926904 Revised edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. AS NEW AS NEW Illustrated with black-and-white photos. 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate.. 196pp Including Index. A revised and expanded edition of the book first published as 'John Gielgud: A Celebration' in 1984 by Michael Joseph 623103 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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John Gielgud:  An Actor's Life, Brandreth, Gyles
23 Brandreth, Gyles John Gielgud: An Actor's Life
Sutton Publishing 2000 0750926902 / 9780750926904 Revised and expanded edition. Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
196pp including stage and film credits, bibliography and index. 626165 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Marilyn: The Last Take, Brown, Peter  Harry, and Patte B Barham
24 Brown, Peter Harry, and Patte B Barham Marilyn: The Last Take
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1992 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine. Fine. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
498pp including bibliography and comprehensive index. 662608 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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Marilyn: The Last Take, Brown, Peter and Patti B. Barham
25 Brown, Peter and Patti B. Barham Marilyn: The Last Take
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1992 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good or Better Very Good or Better Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Myths and mysteries are unmasked and unravelled, conspiracy theories are blown out of the water, only to be replaced with a fresh set. Was Marilyn's death a tragic collision between passion and politics? 548075 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Marilyn: The Last Take, Brown, Peter, and Patte Barham
26 Brown, Peter, and Patte Barham Marilyn: The Last Take
William Heinemann 1992 0434046841 / 9780434046843 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Pages beginning to yellow (xxvii), 498pp including index The authors tell of the last days of Macmillan & Co., and suggest that she was murdered. 741010 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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27 Burns, George The Third Time Around
W H Allen 1980 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Good reading copy Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Ex-Library copy - protected wrapper - front endpaper missing 616054 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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28 Burns, George with David Fisher All My Best Friends
New York G P Putnam's Sons 1989 0399134832 / 9780399134838 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good or better Illustrated with mono photographs 
117095 
Price: 4.05 GBP
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What's it All About?, Caine, Michael
29 Caine, Michael What's it All About?
Century 1992 071263567X / 9780712635677 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good plus Very Good (price clipped) Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Wrapper has edge wear. Lean to spine. How a cockney lad came to be a Hollywood superstar. An entertaining read, in the same way that Niven's ''The Moon's A Balloon'' was entertaining. 617035 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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What's it All About?, Caine, Michael
30 Caine, Michael What's it All About?
Century 1992 071263567X / 9780712635677 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Good plus Very Good (price clipped) Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Wrapper has edge wear. 494pp Including Index. How a cockney lad came to be a Hollywood superstar. An entertaining read, in the same way that Niven's ''The Moon's A Balloon'' was entertaining. 618085 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Jack Nicholson, Campbell, Nancy
31 Campbell, Nancy Jack Nicholson
Magna Books 1994 1854225383 / 9781854225382 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Good to Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white throughout text with photographs and film stills 
Portrait of the charismatic Oscar-winning star of Easy Rider, Cuckoo's Nest, the Shining and Prizzi's Honour, the creator of the unforgettable over-the top Joker in Batman, and many other roles. 574011 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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32 Campbell, Naomi Swan
Heinemann 1994 0434000973 / 9780434000975 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine very Good 
115694 
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Spike Milligan: The Biography, Carpenter, Humphrey
33 Carpenter, Humphrey Spike Milligan: The Biography
Coronet Books 2004 0340826126 / 9780340826126 Trade paperback. Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Portrait of a much loved and much missed comic genius 561150 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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Lewis & Sybil; a Memoir, Casson, John
34 Casson, John Lewis & Sybil; a Memoir
Collins 1972 0002114887 / 9780002114882 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good Good (price clipped). Illustrated with black-and-white photos 
Wrapper shows signs of wear.. Spine sunned. 352pp Including Index and Playlist. 618099 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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35 Castle, Roy, with a foreword by Sir Harry Secombe Roy Castle - Now and Then An Autobiography
Robson Books Ltd 1994 0860519260 / 9780860519263 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with mono photographs 
Funny and very moving story of one of our most popular entertainers; his life, his showbiz career and his fight against lung cancer. Top edge of wrapper faded. 117157 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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All Or Nothing At All: A Life Of Frank Sinatra, Clarke, Donald
36 Clarke, Donald All Or Nothing At All: A Life Of Frank Sinatra
Macmillan 1997 0333643208 / 9780333643204 First UK Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good. Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Light shelf wear only. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 323 pp. including index. 667009 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Dirk Bogarde : The Authorised Biography, Coldstream, John
37 Coldstream, John Dirk Bogarde : The Authorised Biography
Weidenfeld & nicolson 2004 0297607308 / 9780297607304 Second impression Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs, film stills, etc. 
Small neat owner label on endpaper, otherwise an immaculate copy. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 611pp including source notes, appendices, filmography and 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 698403 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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Ella: The life and times of Ella Fitzgerald, Colin, Sid
38 Colin, Sid Ella: The life and times of Ella Fitzgerald
Elm Tree 1986 0241117542 / 9780241117545 First Edition Hardback with dustwrapper Very Good Very Good (price clipped) Illustrated with black and white photographs 
Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Some shelf wear: (viii) 151pp including index and bibliography 738017 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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And It's Goodnight from Him : The Autobiography of the Two Ronnies, Corbett, Ronnie
39 Corbett, Ronnie And It's Goodnight from Him : The Autobiography of the Two Ronnies
Michael Joseph 2006 0718149645 / 9780718149642 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Appears unread. 322pp including index. The story of a truly British friendship. 680097 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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And It's Goodnight from Him. The Autobiography of the Two Ronnies., Corbett, Ronnie
40 Corbett, Ronnie And It's Goodnight from Him. The Autobiography of the Two Ronnies.
Penguin / Michael Joseph 2002 0718149645 / 9780718149642 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Very Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates. 
Wrapper shows very slight signs of wear at head of spine. 321pp including index. 702109 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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