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Film, TV and Radio

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Order to View, Cutforth, Rene
Order to View

The Birth of the Movies, Wenden, D.J.
The Birth of the Movies

The Appleyards, Edwards, David
The Appleyards

The Woman's Hour Book, Knowles, Wyn ;   Evans, Kay         (eds)
The Woman's Hour Book

Woman's Hour, Lee, Mollie             (ed)
Woman's Hour

Ten Seconds From Now - A Broadcaster's Story, Talbot, Godfrey
Ten Seconds From Now - A Broadcaster's Story

Sophia - Living and Loving - Her Own Story, Hotchner, A.E.
Sophia - Living and Loving - Her Own Story

The Innocent Eye - The life of Robert J. Flaherty, Calder-Marshall, Arthur
The Innocent Eye - The life of Robert J. Flaherty

 

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Talking Films, Britton, Andrew             (ed)
1 Talking Films
Britton, Andrew (ed). Fourth Estate, London, 1991. first edition, Hardback, 8vo black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , 256pp. Good +/Good +. Block and boards clean, but top edges of boards are badly bumped, especially at rear. Dustwrapper is bumped at rear top especially, and has evidence of handling. Collection of interviews with eminent figures in cinema, including Lemmon, Ray, Bogarde and Puttnam. Catalogue: Film and Media. Keywords: Cinema, Mitchum, Seyrig, Montand. 3675

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The Innocent Eye - The life of Robert J. Flaherty, Calder-Marshall, Arthur
2 The Innocent Eye - The life of Robert J. Flaherty
Calder-Marshall, Arthur. W.H. Allen, London, 1963. first edition, Hardback, 8vo black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 304pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good +. Top of boards a little scuffed, spine bumped, faint pinpoint foxing to top of block. Dustwrapper (now protected) has chipping to front base, bumped top of spine and 2sq cm of loss to top rear. Rewarding journey into the life of a man who was both adventurer and film-maker, sometimes both together. Catalogue: Film and Media. Keywords: Flaherty, Canada, nanook. 3679

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Order to View, Cutforth, Rene
3 Order to View
Cutforth, Rene. Faber & Faber, London, 1969. first edition, Hardback, 222mm x 140mm brown cloth boards, blue titles, first edition, 222pp. Good/Good. Spine and boards a little bumped but clean, block also clean save for some edges grubby due to handling. Dustwrapper (now protected) has spine faded, some light grubbiness from handling of rear, but stil presentable as an old book. Recollections of a globe-trotting BBC reporter. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: Cutforth, BBC, India. 6499

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The Appleyards, Edwards, David
4 The Appleyards
Edwards, David. Epworth Press, London, 1955. first edition, Hardback, 19cm x 13cm green cloth boards, red titles, first edition, 240pp. Good +/Good. Gift Inscription. Book has been well read, block edges a little grubby, spine bumped and single faint stamp on endpaper below inscription. Else clean and tight. Dustwrapper (now protected) is worn and chipped around edges, rear grubby from handling, but stiil presentable given age. First spin-off book of stories featuring the Appleyard family - stars of BBC Childrens' programming in ther 1950s. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: Appleyards, BBC, comedy. 1162

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Sophia - Living and Loving - Her Own Story, Hotchner, A.E.
5 Sophia - Living and Loving - Her Own Story
Hotchner, A.E.. Michael Joseph, London, 1979. first edition, Hardback, 8vo dark blue cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first edition, 216pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Spine bumped and slightly creased. Some light foxing to block edges. Dustwrapper (now protected) has a little curling of flaps and evidence of occasional handling. Biography of enigmatic Italian actress. Catalogue: Film and Media. Keywords: Loren, Ponti, Hollywood. 3817

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The Woman's Hour Book, Knowles, Wyn ;   Evans, Kay         (eds)
6 The Woman's Hour Book
Knowles, Wyn ; Evans, Kay (eds). Sidgwick & Jackson - BBC, London, 1981. first edition, Hardback, 223mm x 137mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 256pp. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by Phillida Gili. Very Good/Very Good. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear. Selected transcripts of material from the ever-popular BBC radio programme for women, covering all manner of subjects. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: radio, women, BBC, listener. 1155

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Woman's Hour, Lee, Mollie             (ed)
7 Woman's Hour
Lee, Mollie (ed). BBC, London, 1967. first edition, Hardback, 235mm x 157mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, x prelims, 165pp. Good +++/Very Good. Book has been read but still in presentable condition. Tight and clean with no markings. Just one stain to rear endpaper. Dustwrapper (now protected) is clean with minimal wear. Selected transcripts from two years of broadcast material on BBC radio's principal programme for women. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: BBC, radio, woman, listener. 1154

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Woman's Hour - A Second Selection, Lee, Mollie             (ed)
8 Woman's Hour - A Second Selection
Lee, Mollie (ed). BBC, London, 1969. first edition, Hardback, 222mm x 140mm pink cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 256pp. Very Good/Very Good. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear. Another selection of transcripts of material from the ever-popular BBC radio programme for women, covering all manner of subjects. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: BBC, radio, woman, listener. 1153

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Woman's Hour - a third selection, Lee, Mollie             (ed)
9 Woman's Hour - a third selection
Lee, Mollie (ed). BBC, London, 1971. first edition, Hardback, 235mm x 160mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 216pp. Reading copy only/Good +++. Front endpaper has been torn out. Book in otherwise Good++ condition - clean save for foxing to top block edge only, light and little stain to inner boards, spine bumped. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear - some shadow fading to clipped front flap. Transcripts of 104 pieces broadcast on Woman's Hour in 1969 and 1970, covering diverse subjects. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: BBC, radio, woman, listener. 1152

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How Films are Made, Reed, Stanley ;   Huntley, John
10 How Films are Made
Reed, Stanley ; Huntley, John. Educational Supply Association, London, 1955. first edition, Hardback, 217mm x 170mm orange cloth boards, green titles, first edition, v prelims, 90pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good/Good +. Owners inscription. Book is ex-school library, stamps and some surface damage to endpapers, block also darkened by age, grubby in places but basically clewan and unmarked, inside and out. Dustwrapper (now protected) has some wear along edges, spine chipped at ends, but overall clean and presentable. An easy-to-read guide to motion picture making, describing the responsibilities of the on-set personnel, with many b/w photos from the sets of contemporary British productions. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: Movie, motion, production, director. 1150

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Tower of Babel - Speculations on the Cinema, Rhode, Eric
11 Tower of Babel - Speculations on the Cinema
Rhode, Eric. Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1966. first edition, Hardback, 224mm x 147mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 214pp. plus index, Good +/Good +++. Spine and boards bumperd, edges a little worn, tape residue and light surface damage to inner front board where d/w was secured. Book has been read but basically tight and clean. Dustwrapper (now protected) has tape residue on clipped front flap else clean with minimal wear. Intriguing discourse on matters cinematic takes a particular interest in film images of prisons and cities, with reference to the work of, inter alia, Vigo, Bresson, Eisenstein, Humphrey Jennings, Lang, Fellini and Wajda. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: Film, criticism, image, prison. 1149

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Ten Seconds From Now - A Broadcaster's Story, Talbot, Godfrey
12 Ten Seconds From Now - A Broadcaster's Story
Talbot, Godfrey. Hutchinson, London, 1973. first edition, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, silver gilt titles, first edition, 254pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good. Join of front board and spine is stained. Block slightly darkened with age. No bumping or foxing. Dustwrapper has shelfwear and some fraying along top. Flaps curled inwards. Bright and clean. Recollections of an eminent BBC broadcaster. Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: BBC, Talbot, Royal, broadcast. 3818

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The Birth of the Movies, Wenden, D.J.
13 The Birth of the Movies
Wenden, D.J.. Macdonald & Jane's, London, 1975. first edition, Hardback, 8vo black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 192pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is not new but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper (now smartly protected) has a single nick at top of front by spine, still very good condition. Account of the birth of cinema from the Lumieres through to the Hollywood and Soviet cinemas of the 1920s, Catalogue: Film, TV and Media. Keywords: Cinema, early, Chaplin, Griffith. 6377

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The Miracle of the Movies, Wood, Leslie
14 The Miracle of the Movies
Wood, Leslie. Burke, London, 1947. first edition, Hardback, 8vo yellow cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 352pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Fair/Fair. Block edges grubby. Front endpaper cut out. Spine and boards bumped. Dustwrapper (now protected) is generally worn and discoloured, with some chipping and fading, loss to bottom rear edge and tears to base of front. Comprehensive single-volume "behind-the-scenes" look at the world of movies, in Britain and in Hollywood. Catalogue: Film and Media. Keywords: Cinema, Hollywood, studios, stars. 3678

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