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The Star That Didn't Twinkle [*SIGNED*]

By: Ovington, Adelaide

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: (c.1961)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24622

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dj


[moderate wear to book at extremities, light age-browning to pages; jacket has a few small edge-tears and a handful of chips, especially around the edges of the rear panel]. (B&W photographs) INSCRIBED to friends and SIGNED by the author on the ffep. Uncommon vanity-press theatrical memoir, by a woman who trod the boards (under the name Adelaide Alexander) in the early 20th century. Her own career didn't amount to much -- in fact she readily admits (per the dust jacket copy) that "she remained in the wings, watching greater luminaries play their parts, [and] that her own role was unimpo... View more info