Steinbeck, John. Screenplay for Of Mice and Men, by Eugene Solov, with alternate endings, in custom clamshell box.
Lot 2287
STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968. SOLOW, EUGENE. Mimeographed Manuscript, 174 pp, 4to, n.p., [1939], being Solow's screenplay for the 1939 film adaptation of Of Mice and Men,
US$ 700 - 900
£420 - 540
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STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968.
SOLOW, EUGENE. Mimeographed Manuscript, 174 pp, 4to, n.p., [1939], being Solow's screenplay for the 1939 film adaptation of Of Mice and Men, pages mildly toned, perfect bound in blue wrappers, no studio markings, in custom clamshell box.

This draft features two alternative endings featuring subtle changes in the way George surrenders to the sheriff. The film was produced by Hal Roach as the result of a lawsuit brought by director Lewis Milestone, who also directed The Red Pony.
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