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The Shocking Miss Pilgrim: A Writer in Early Hollywood [*SIGNED*]

By: Maas, Frederica Sagor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lexington, The University Press of Kentucky: (c.1999)

Edition: 2nd printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18866

ISBN: 0-8131-2122-1

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj


[nice copy, no significant wear to either book or jacket]. (B&W photographs) INSCRIBED briefly and SIGNED by the author on the title page. Memoir by a screenwriter who toiled, largely uncredited, mostly during the late silent period (1925-1929). The book's title derives from what is probably her best-known story credit (shared with her husband, Ernest Maas), for the 1947 Betty Grable musical comedy film of that name. As the author was already 99 years old when the book was published -- as evidenced by her shaky signature -- I can't imagine there are too many signed copies of this floating a... View more info