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It’s a “Novel” Idea

Not sure about you but when I went looking around the local bookstores at an impressionable age, seeing a paperback novel release with an actor’s mug on the cover lent a certain amount of respectability to what must have been on the written pages within. That’s not to say I read many of them in the end but as a movie crazed kid, it was pretty cool to pick up a book or two from yard sales that had an image of a favorite actor  or two.

So after digging around the vault here I finally found a box of these “treasures” I amassed years ago and a couple of recent pics from a local memorabilia collector fest I attended.

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Doesn’t that look like Tony Quinn? It should as he played the lead role in the film adaptation and of course you’ve heard of that guy playing Cahill I’m sure.

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The double bill anyone?

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Dirty Harry and Pepper Anderson taking down crime in the streets.

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Back in ’68 you might have found these paperbacks on the shelf as part of the Hollywood advertising machine.

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One was filmed in Canada and the other is practically a must see if you’re to be issued a Canadian Passport.

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In keeping with my collecting all things Bronson back in the day, these we’re obvious additions to the collection.

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One more for the Bronson crowd.

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