Author:Niver, Kemp R. (edited by Bebe Bergsten)

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Image for Mary Pickford, Comedienne [*SIGNED*]

Mary Pickford, Comedienne [*SIGNED*]

By: Niver, Kemp R. (edited by Bebe Bergsten)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Locare Research Group: (c.1969)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18853

ISBN: 091398602X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dj


[good solid copy, top front corner bumped; jacket lightly soiled and a little age-toned, minor wrinkling near top of front panel]. (B&W photographs, facsimiles) INSCRIBED ("To Sydney [sic] Solow") and SIGNED by the author on the title page. Essentially a "films-of-Mary Pickford" chronicle, but limited to only those films in which she "appeared as a comedienne, either as the principal actress, or in a supporting role" for the Biograph Company from... View more info

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The First Twenty Years: A Segment of Film History

By: Niver, Kemp R. (edited by Bebe Bergsten)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Locare Research Group: (c.1968)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18060

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dj


[moderate shelfwear to bottom edge, otherwise a clean, sound copy, with tiny bookstore rubber-stamped name on ffep, bookstore label on copyright page; light soiling and handling wear to mostly-white jacket, a few tiny tears at spine ends]. (B&W photographs) Using frame blow-ups from film prints in the Library of Congress Paper Print Collection (which he was instrumental in saving from destruction), the author provides an illuminating look at the cinema in its infancy. View more info