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Wm. Bast

Published by Ballantine, 1956 (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine, 1956, 1956. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Paperback. Good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 000004

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine, New York (1956)

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From: Dust Jacket Books / Renee Lewis (Halifax, NS, Canada)

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Item Description: Ballantine, New York, 1956. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. vg mass market paperback. tight and unmarked, hard spine crease which does not cause book to splay. one small pressure crack to spine. vg/--. Bookseller Inventory # 98149

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William Bast

Published by ballantine (1956)

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Item Description: ballantine, 1956. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 99293509

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine Books, NEW YORK (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, NEW YORK, 1956. Paperback. Book Condition: Good Only. First Edition. Theauthor and James Dean enjoyed a lifelong friendship, sharing lodgings in Los Angeles and New York for long periods. Some tears to cover near seams but quite intact nonetheless. Reading copy. "Here is James Dean as he really was -- a restless, enigmatic artist in a passionate search for fulfillment, a reckless youth in a fatal race with destiny." (Rear cover). Bookseller Inventory # 74330

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William Bast

Published by Ballantine Books, New York (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, New York, 1956. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Quite nice but top corner (1 1/2" x 1 1/2") is creased and folded slightly inward and shows sign of damp stain, still a nice clean, unmarked copy!!. Bookseller Inventory # 002017

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine Books, New York (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, New York, 1956. Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. 149 pages. "The brilliant young actor's art and life - told by the man who knew him best." Size: 4 1/4 x 7 1/8 ". Bookseller Inventory # 78733

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Bast William

Published by Ballantine Books. New York: Ballantine Books, Inc. (1956)

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From: GRAHAM HOLROYD, BOOKS (Webster, NY, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books. New York: Ballantine Books, Inc., 1956. Paperback. 180 looks almost near fine, ageing paper, tiny spine end chips PBO. Biographical, photo cover. paperback, Bookseller Inventory # 172554

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Bast,William;,

Published by Ballantine #180 1956 (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine #180 1956, 1956. Soft cover. F.... Paperback original. Excellent condition. One small crease on back cover, pages yellowed. A biography by a close friend of the actor. See the photograph of this book. Cover: Paper 0.0 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 2093

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James Dean A Biography: William Bast

William Bast

Published by Ballantine Books, USA (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, USA, 1956. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Wear to spine ends.Covers in good condition. Light signs of wear to corners and edges. Minor nick to a few page edges. No inscriptions. Bookseller Inventory # 002890

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine Books, Inc., New York, U.S.A. (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, Inc., New York, U.S.A., 1956. Tapa blanda. Book Condition: Muy buena. The brilliant young actor s art and life - told by the man who knew him best. 10 5 x 18 Cms, 152 Pp. Bookseller Inventory # 001887

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Bast, William.

Published by BALLANTINE BOOKS., NY (1956)

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From: WAVERLEY BOOKS ABAA (Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: BALLANTINE BOOKS., NY, 1956. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. The paperback issue. Close to near fine copy in pictorial printed wrappers. (Traces of shelf wear at edges & spine. Small nick at base of front cover. Couple page tips lightly creased) Nice copy overall. The most sought after of all the early books on the actor. (LR). Bookseller Inventory # 311640

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William Bast

Published by Ballantine, New York (1956)

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From: Gold Beach Books, Inc. (Gold Beach, OR, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Ballantine, New York, 1956. Cloth. Book Condition: Good Minus. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor Plus. 154 pages; red cloth, black stamped title, author and publisher on spine; significant stains to front board and top of spine; wear to top of spine; pastedowns and free endpapers spotted, aged and damp-stained; edges stained, spotted and damp-stained; mild mustiness; former owners' names and addresses in green ink to front free endpaper; old bookseller's price in ink to top corner of front free endpaper; internal contents actually very good; but dust jacket spine faded and chipped top and bottom with loss of an inch or so of material at top (including the "J"), less at bottom; jacket also has tears on front with missing material (two inch by inch and one-half spots in particular); significant front and rear chipping with some loss; several small tears; lots of wear from rubbing; big stain inside front of jacket; significant damp-staining to inside of jacket; this copy is not exactly beat to hell, but close to it; overall, book is in good minus condition only, jacket is in poor plus condition; would be a junker save for it's scarcity in hardcover in any condition - and because it's James Dean, OMG!. Bookseller Inventory # 000129

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine Books, New York (1956)

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From: Ira Joel Haber - Cinemage Books (Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, New York, 1956. Paperback. Paperback Original. The most sought after bio. of the superstar. Photo of Dean on front cover only illustration. Small signature on bottom of verso of back cover. Very tiny crack to spine. Vg+. Bookseller Inventory # 004264

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James Dean: A Biography, Brilliant young actor’s: William Bast ,

William Bast , Cvr photo of James Dean by Ray Schatt. Back blank endpaper FORMER OWNER STAMP.

Published by BALLANTINE BOOKS (1956)

Used Soft Cover First Edition

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From: Bluff Park Rare Books (LONG BEACH, CA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: BALLANTINE BOOKS, 1956. Soft Cover. No Jacket. First Edition. PBO, Softcover, 1956, Stated 1st edition on back Cvr WITH #180 ON FRONT CVR, NF+/VG,Softcover, light edgewear scuff, with Original price of 35 cents on Cvr. Tiny corner cvr Crease. Interior nice tight clean light wear fox. 149 PGS. Bookseller Inventory # 26187

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine Books, New York (1956)

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From: Warwick Books, member IOBA (South Pasadena, CA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, New York, 1956. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Good +. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. First printing of first edition. Book and price-clipped dust jacket are both well worn, though intact. Pages are clean; photos are bright. Edges of boards are worn through. Jacket is taped to itself on flaps. Spine is starting at rear, though holding firm. Front free and rear endpages have red writing and scars from pocket removal. Title page and a few at rear have a small library stamp. Still a sturdy, clean copy of a scarce, desirable item. Small 8vo. 153 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 79818

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Bast, William

Published by Ballantine (1956)

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Item Description: Ballantine, 1956. First Edition. JAMES DEAN A BIOGRAPHY, Ballantine, 1956, first edition, some old tannish tape stains to the end-papers & paste-downs, else a vg+/near fine copy in a vg+ photographic dust-wrapper with some rubbing to the spine and the rear dust-wrapper panel. The first book-length biography of Dean to appear after his death by one who knew him quite well. Bookseller Inventory # 02347

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BAST, WILLIAM

Published by New York Ballantine Books 1956 (1956)

Used Hardcover First Edition

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From: James Pepper Rare Books, Inc., ABAA (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: New York Ballantine Books 1956, 1956. First Edition, First Printing. The first book on James Dean written by his close friend and former roommate in both New York and Hollywood. Issued largely as a paperback, this is one of the tiny number hardbound in full red cloth in dust jacket. The hardbound version has some text not found in the paperback version. Near fine bright copy with a trace of handling in a lightly used dust jacket with some fading to the spine and some small chips and tears. Bookseller Inventory # 21425E

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Bast, William.

Published by NY, Ballantine Books, 1956 (1956)

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Item Description: NY, Ballantine Books, 1956, 1956. NY, Ballantine Books, 1956, first edition thus, first printing, dust jacket. Hardcover. This is the first hardcover edition, it was published simultaneously with the paperback, these Ballantine hardcover are a collectible themselves and this is one of the most scarce and desirable, jacket with a haunting photo of Dean which is also used as the frontispiece, naturally it covers the period of his first starring role in John Steinbeck's East of Eden. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # JD28518

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William Bast

Published by Ballantine Books, NEW YORK (1956)

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From: stan beecher books (Oroville, CA, U.S.A.)

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Item Description: Ballantine Books, NEW YORK, 1956. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. " James Dean " A Biography by William Bast. Signed by Bast on the half-title page. Also inscribed by Bast on the dedication page. A fine copy with fine dust jacket. Published by Ballantine Books, New York, 1956. First edition, first printing, an unread copy. $2.75 price on the front flap, Ballantine # H-180. Text clean and tight, pages white, no names or remainder markings. Red jacket has no fading, tears or creases. Very scarce signed, no signed copies listed on the internet. Note: This book is part of a collection of early Ballantine Books inspired by David Aranovitz's " Ballantine Books The First Decade, published by Bailwick Books, 1987 and Paul Payne, noted bookseller. from whom this copy was acquired. My humble thanks. Many titles from this collection listed on my ABE site. Photos available upon request. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 006786

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DEAN, James.) BAST, William.

Published by New York: Ballantine Books, 1956 (1956)

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From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

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Item Description: New York: Ballantine Books, 1956, 1956. Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine in black. With the photographic dust jacket (reproducing two photographs by Roy Schatt). Corners nicked, spine rolled with a crease. Still an excellent copy in the spine-faded and rubbed jacket with creases and tears to the extremities and a small ink mark to rear panel. Photographic portrait frontispiece by Roy Schatt. First edition, first printing; scarce hardbound edition, of James Dean's posthumous biography written (as his first book) by his close friend William Bast, who he met rehearsing for a student theatre production of Macbeth at UCLA in 1950. This is the copy of Dean's "Rebel Without a Cause" co-star Steffi Skolsky (who played Mil under the stage-name Steffi Sidney), with her owl bookplate stamp to the front pastedown, and her occasional ink annotations in the text. This book has also been signed on the front free endpaper by the film's screenwriter, "Stewart Stern, 'Rebel Without a Cause'". Bookseller Inventory # 82039

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