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The Children


Published by New York Appleton 1928, 1928
From James Pepper Rare Books, Inc., ABAA (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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First Edition, second issue. This copy has a terrific full page signed inscription from actress Karen Black who acted with Ben Kingsley and Kim Novak in the 1990 film directed by Tony Palmer. Inscribed: ÒWhen I was asked to play Sybil Lullmer in the film ÔThe Children,Õ our baby girl was nine months old. We were in Venice - I was up most nights with her and at work at 6 AM. The only time I caught a glimpse of the beautiful city of Venice was when scenes were shot out of doors. And even now my only recollections of the city are from the eyes of the character I was playing. Karen Black.Ó Fine in a very good dust jacket with some repairs by an expert paper consrvationist. Karen Black is among AmericaÕs most accomplished actors, an Academy Award nominee, a Golden Globe winner, and has received many other awards for her performances. Three of her films have been chosen by the Library of Congress for the National Film Registry declaring them national treasures. Among her films are Five Easy Pieces, Easy Rider, Nashville, The Day of the Locust, The Great Gatsby, Burnt Offerings, PortnoyÕs Complaint, etc. Bookseller Inventory # 12844J

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Title: The Children

Publisher: New York Appleton 1928

Publication Date: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Staff: James Pepper, Rebecca Traver, Deborah Sanford. Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America

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TERMS: Our Telephone Number is 805-963-1025. Our address is James Pepper Rare Books, Inc., 3463 State Street, Suite 271, Santa Barbara, CA 93105. Our email address is We have an answering machine for telephone messages outside of business hours. California residents must add state sales tax

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