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Product Description: Showcasing 52 Essential films from the silent era through the 1980s, Turner Classic Movies invites you into a world filled with stirring performances, dazzling musical numbers, and bold directorial visions that mark the greatest moments in film history...read more
By Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780762459469 | Running Pr Book Pub, May 3, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Showcasing 52 Essential films from the silent era through the 1980s, Turner Classic Movies invites you into a world filled with stirring performances, dazzling musical numbers, and bold directorial visions that mark the greatest moments in film history.

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Product Description: Gone With The Wind is one of the most popular movies of all time. To commemorate its seventy-fifth anniversary in 2014, The Making of Gone With The Wind presents more than 600 items from the archives of David O. Selznick, the film's producer, and his business partner John Hay "Jock" Whitney, which are housed at the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin...read more
By Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780292761261 | Univ of Texas Pr, September 1, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Gone With The Wind is one of the most popular movies of all time.

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Product Description: A deluxe, year–by–year chronicle of the Academy Awards, with an entertaining text, hundreds of star–studded photographs, and complete lists of the nominees and winners. 85 Years of the Oscar, newly revised and expanded, is the official history of the Academy Awards...read more

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9780789211422 | Abbeville Pr, November 12, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: A deluxe, year–by–year chronicle of the Academy Awards, with an entertaining text, hundreds of star–studded photographs, and complete lists of the nominees and winners.

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Product Description: This is the definitive movie trivia book, from the authority on classic film. Rediscover your favorite films and put your movie knowledge to the test with more than 4,000 questions that draw on a century of landmark cinema. Questions range from early Hollywood to the 1960s and beyond, including key genres, stars, directors, behind-the-scenes facts, famous quotes, and more all highlighted by spotlight trivia features and hundreds of images and film stills...read more
By Robert Osborne (foreword by) and Turner Classic Movies (corporate author)

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9781452101521 | Chronicle Books Llc, September 21, 2011, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This is the definitive movie trivia book, from the authority on classic film.

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Product Description: The distinguished film career of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Jones (1919-2009) is thoroughly chronicled from her faltering start as Phylis Isley (her real name) at Republic Studios in 1939, to her re-invention as a major star by producer David O...read more
By Paul Green and Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780786460410 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, September 12, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The distinguished film career of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Jones (1919-2009) is thoroughly chronicled from her faltering start as Phylis Isley (her real name) at Republic Studios in 1939, to her re-invention as a major star by producer David O.

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Product Description: Film-themed crossword puzzles from Turner Classic Movies are a wildly popular feature in its Now Playing viewer'sguide, received by 160,000 subscribers each month. Collected here for the first time are 80 challenging and entertainingpuzzles from the guide, featuring clues that will test film fans' knowledge and prompt rediscovery or investigation of classic movie favorites...read more
By Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780811870931 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 12, 2009, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Film-themed crossword puzzles from Turner Classic Movies are a wildly popular feature in its Now Playing viewer'sguide, received by 160,000 subscribers each month.

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Product Description: For the film industry, the Academy Awards is the most celebrated and most significant night of the year: everyone longs for the recognition of being nominated to win a little golden statuette. For most of us, however, even a walk down the red carpet is just a dream...read more

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9780789209924 | Abbeville Pr, December 18, 2008, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: For the film industry, the Academy Awards is the most celebrated and most significant night of the year: everyone longs for the recognition of being nominated to win a little golden statuette.

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Product Description: Aside from referencing over 130 entries from Kay Francis' personal diaries, I Can't Wait To Be Forgotten pays tribute to Kay's compassionate nature, her concern for others, her great contributions on behalf of those serving in the armed forces during World War II, and the financial legacy she contributed to The Seeing Eye...read more
By Scott O'brien and Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9781593931063 | Bear Manor Media, September 30, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Aside from referencing over 130 entries from Kay Francis' personal diaries, I Can't Wait To Be Forgotten pays tribute to Kay's compassionate nature, her concern for others, her great contributions on behalf of those serving in the armed forces during World War II, and the financial legacy she contributed to The Seeing Eye.

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Product Description: This edited book, written by a collection of scholars with an interest in Northern Ireland, tracks its uneasy experience with devolution following the optimistic political period associated with the 1998 Belfast (Good Friday) Agreement...read more
By Paul Carmichael (editor), Colin Knox (editor) and Robert Osborne (editor)

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9780719073885 | Manchester Univ Pr, September 4, 2007, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This edited book, written by a collection of scholars with an interest in Northern Ireland, tracks its uneasy experience with devolution following the optimistic political period associated with the 1998 Belfast (Good Friday) Agreement.

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A behind-the-scenes account of Judy Garland's final ten years, told from the perspective of her sometime lover, describes how Garland hoped that they would marry in spite of his open homosexuality, recounts his intimate relationships with other high-profile celebrities, and reveals how Garland's deterioration reflected the decline of old Hollywood.
By John Carlyle and Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780786718535 | 1 edition (Da Capo Pr, September 11, 2006), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Recounts the author's struggle to find work in 1950s Hollywood, his intimate relationships with Judy Garland and other high-profile celebrities, and reveals how Garland's deterioration reflected the decline of old Hollywood.

This behind-the-scenes glimpse into the lives and accomplishments of fifty extraordinary actors of the silver screen, including Buster Keaton, Rudolph Valentino, Cary Grant, and Steve McQueen, features filmographies, fascinating facts, trivia, film stills, posters, and photos. Original. 15,000 first printing.
By Molly Haskell (introduced by), Frank Miller and Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780811854672 | Chronicle Books Llc, September 28, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This behind-the-scenes glimpse into the lives and accomplishments of fifty extraordinary actors of the silver screen, including Buster Keaton, Rudolph Valentino, Cary Grant, and Steve McQueen, features filmographies, fascinating facts, trivia, film stills, posters, and photos.

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Product Description: During the golden age of Hollywood studios, set photographers documented film shoots to record key particulars: set arrangements, prop placements, blocking, costumes, and hairstyles. A unique photography book unto itself from the commanding archives of Turner Classic Movies, In the Picture collects 150 of these disarming and fascinating documentary images, imparting the delight of vintage Hollywood as well as a wealth of details for all movie lovers...read more

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9780811844161 | Chronicle Books Llc, October 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: During the golden age of Hollywood studios, set photographers documented film shoots to record key particulars: set arrangements, prop placements, blocking, costumes, and hairstyles.

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A collection of 150 movie posters taken throughout seventy years of movie making includes pieces from the archives of RKO, MGM, and Warner Bros., and features informative text on their graphic design techniques, historical relevance, and behind-the-scenes contributors. Original. 15,000 first printing.
By Dianna Edwards and Robert Osborne (foreword by)

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9780811841542 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of 150 movie posters taken throughout seventy years of movie making includes pieces from the archives of RKO, MGM, and Warner Bros.

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Encompassing more than seven hundred illustrations and archival photographs, this comprehensive volume chronicles the history of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, featuring a year-by-year overview of the ceremonies, a complete listing of the nominees and winners in every category, and reminiscences by more than one hundred Oscar winners. 35,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780789207876 | 4th edition (Abbeville Pr, September 1, 2003), cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Encompassing more than seven hundred illustrations and archival photographs, this comprehensive volume chronicles the history of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, featuring a year-by-year overview of the ceremonies, a complete listing of the nominees and winners in every category, and reminiscences by more than one hundred Oscar winners.

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Product Description: First Published in 1991, this revised classic advises gardeners on the challenges and rewards of successfully cultivating roses in regions with limited growing seasons and cooler temperatures. Illustrated with more than 70 stunning full-color photographs, this revised edition also includes: -34 new varities of roses -Information on organic control for pests and insects -Full-color photos for each variety listed -North America zone map -An extensive list of more than 200 hardy varieties -An updated appendix which includes nurseries, rose organizations and source books to help gardeners locate their varieties of choic...read more

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9781552633076 | Key Porter Books, October 1, 2001, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: First Published in 1991, this revised classic advises gardeners on the challenges and rewards of successfully cultivating roses in regions with limited growing seasons and cooler temperatures.

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Product Description: Eternal Gift reveals God's preparation of Mary and Joseph for the most difficult parenting in history. Through powerful forces that sweep her into encounters with spies, vengeful relatives, and a jealous rival, He opens Mary's mind and soul to the coming of a spiritual Messiah...read more

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9780738816470 | Xlibris Corp, May 1, 2000, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Eternal Gift reveals God's preparation of Mary and Joseph for the most difficult parenting in history.

Paperback:

9780738816487 | Xlibris Corp, May 1, 2000, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Eternal Gift reveals God's preparation of Mary and Joseph for the most difficult parenting in history.

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Ranging from Oscar's beginnings in 1927 to the triumph of Titanic in 1998, a revised and expanded edition of the official history of the Academy Awards contains detailed accounts of each year's ceremony and nearly seven hundred photographs. (view table of contents)

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9780789204844 | Rev&updtd edition (Abbeville Pr, January 1, 1999), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Presents the history of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences along with coverage of each year's Academy Awards from 1928 to the present

Describes the background of one hundred of the most popular movies of all time, from 'Adam's Rib' and 'The Band Wagon' to 'The Wizard of Oz' and 'The Yearling'
By Frank Miller and Robert Osborne (introduced by)

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9781570362767 | Turner Pub, June 1, 1996, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Describes the background of one hundred of the most popular movies of all time, from 'Adam's Rib' and 'The Band Wagon' to 'The Wizard of Oz' and 'The Yearling'

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Product Description: Created especially for northern and cold-climate gardeners, Hardy Trees and Shrubs is a comprehensive and indispensable guide. This generously illustrated volume features more than 100 varieties of sturdy trees and shrubs that can be grown under demanding conditions without the use of chemicals...read more
By Robert Osborne and Beth Powning (photographer)

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9781550136333 | Firefly Books Ltd, April 1, 1996, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Created especially for northern and cold-climate gardeners, Hardy Trees and Shrubs is a comprehensive and indispensable guide.

Paperback:

9781550137606 | Key Porter Books, April 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Created especially for northern and cold-climate gardeners, Hardy Trees and Shrubs is a comprehensive and indispensable guide.

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Product Description: "HARDY ROSES, the perfect choice for gardeners who want to enjoy the beauty of roses without worrying about frost damage -- and without using harsh chemicals! Sixty stunning photographs highlight HARDY ROSES, featuring how to choose and grow the best varieties for your garden...read more

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9780882667393 | Harpercollins, September 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Offers advice on using roses in the garden, recommends hardy varieties, and discusses climbers, shrubs, and ground covers

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9780882667386 | Storey Books, January 8, 1995, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: "HARDY ROSES, the perfect choice for gardeners who want to enjoy the beauty of roses without worrying about frost damage -- and without using harsh chemicals!

Presents the history of the founding of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences along with photographs and coverage of each year's Academy Awards from 1928 to the present

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9781558597150 | 2 sub edition (Abbeville Pr, January 1, 1994), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Presents the history of the founding of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences along with photographs and coverage of each year's Academy Awards from 1928 to the present

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Product Description: This text is based extensively on research carried out by a small team of researchers on aspects of educational policy and provision in Northern Ireland. The research was funded by the Standing Advisory Commission on Human Rights (a Northern Ireland statutory body) and over the 1988-1992 period...read more

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9781856284011 | Avebury, September 1, 1993, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This text is based extensively on research carried out by a small team of researchers on aspects of educational policy and provision in Northern Ireland.

Presents the history of the founding of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences along with photographs and coverage of each year's Academy Awards from 1928 to the present

Hardcover:

9780896599529 | Abbeville Pr, March 1, 1989, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Presents the history of the founding of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences along with photographs and coverage of each year's Academy Awards from 1928 to the present

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