By: von Sternberg, Josef
New York, The Macmillan Company: (c.1965)
Edition: 2nd printing
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 24315
Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj
[nice tight clean copy, one tiny mark on front cover, bookplate of previous owner (the inscribee) and old bookseller's label (Larry Edmunds Bookshop) on front pastedown; jacket shows a little wear along top edge and at ends of spine]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author, the great (and famously cranky) film director, on the half-title page. An idiosyncratic and often acerbically funny autobiography by the "discoverer" of Marlene Dietrich, with whom he made a string of visually stunning films in the early-to-mid 1930s, beginning with THE BLUE ANGEL and concluding with THE DEVIL IS A WOM... View More...