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Foremost Films of 1938: A Yearbook of the American Screen

Vreeland, Frank

Published by Pitman, NY, 1939
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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First printing. Blue cloth stamped in gilt; 347 pps. with index of pictures; illustrated. Review of the cinematic year of 1938. There are chapters on pictures from Hollywood, Great Britian, Europe and Latin America. There are 10 films featured including Disney's "Snow White", "The Buccaneer", "Love Finds Andy Hardy", "You Can't Take It With You", "Algiers" and others. Each of these highlighted films have an introductory section giving the abckground of the film, sections of dialoge from the screenplay, an analysis and biographies of the director and major stars. At the conclusion are sections on awards, re-issues, the Hays annual report and "Unusual Films" (we're not exactly sure how movies qualified as "unusal" as pictures such as "Boy's Town", "Alexander's Ragtime Band" and "The Lady Vanishes" appear in this section). The concluding section, "Smmaries of Other Pictures" give cast, crew and brief synopsis of over 100 other films of 1938. A tight, near fine copy, hinges sprung but not loosened. No dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # D8937

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Title: Foremost Films of 1938: A Yearbook of the ...

Publisher: Pitman, NY

Publication Date: 1939

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Near Fine

Edition: First.

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