Author:Ross, Nathaniel Lester


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Lon Chaney: Master Craftsman of Make-believe

By: Ross, Nathaniel Lester

Price: $40.00

Publisher: [n.p.], Quality RJ: 1987 (c.1981, 1988)

Edition: Unstated edition

Seller ID: 20291


Condition: Near Fine in Good dj

[spine turned, faint foxing to top edge, tiny stain on fore-edge, no other significant wear; jacket heavily foxed internally and along edges of jacket flaps, but the exterior shows only moderate wear, one small closed tear at bottom of front panel, minor wrinkling]. (B&W photographs, facsimiles) Despite being (apparently) self-published, this is a well-researched and reasonably well-written biography of the "Man of a Thousand Faces," although it was eclipsed by Michael Blake's excellent (and better-produced) book on Chaney, published just a few years later. Interestingly, in his Intro... View more info