FS: 1992 "Arnold Schwarzenegger" 1st Edition Hardcover Book with Poster

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1992 "Arnold Schwarzenegger" 1st Edition Hardcover Book with Poster


I have for sale the out-of-print, 1st edition hardcover book "Arnold
Schwarzenegger" by Brooks Robards (1992). The edition contains 96 pages
including full-color photographs of Arnold, from his career in
bodybuilding, and including an up-to-date pictorial biography of his his
feature films.
Front Jacket Excerpt:
"Arnold Schwarzenegger's life reads like one of the unlikeliest of
Hollywood scripts: the rise of an Austrian bodybuilder to box-office
superstar and member of America's "royal family," the Kennedys. Born in
1947 near Graz, Austria, Arnold began bodybuiling as a teenager and won the
first contest he entered. His competitive nature drove him on to win the
Mr. Universe title five times and the professional Mr. Olympia title an
unprecedented seven times.
'Arnold Schwarzenegger' traces the superstar's path of success with more
than 100 photographs, mostly in color. The book features a filmography and
a large, full-color poster of Arnold Schwarzenegger at his very best.
Chapters include: Introduction, From Little Acorns Do Mighty Oaks Grow: To
Pumping Iron (1947-77), Conan Conquers Hollywood (1979-84), "I'll Be Back!"
The Terminator To Commando (1884-85), A Quartet Of Tough-Guy Movies: Raw
Deal To Red Heat (1986-88), Expanding Horizons-Smashing Success: Twins To
Terminator 2 (1988-91), Filmography, Index.
The poster measures 18"x25" and features a close-up, waist-high photo of
Arnold sitting on his motorcycle, in a scene from the full-length film
"Terminator 2" Judgment Day.
The front jacket features a photo of Arnold from the film Terminator 2, the
back jacket a photo of Arnold from the film Conan The Barbarian.
The 1st edition hardcover book "Arnold Schwarzenegger" with Poster is in
MINT condition.
Price $40. US plus postage


Please include your "postal mailing address" so I can calculate postage
costs to your destination. Thank you


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