FILM. Collection of 37 booklets on motion pictures and movie stars.
Lot 3058
FILM. Collection of 37 booklets on motion pictures and movie stars.
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FILM.
Collection of 37 booklets on motion pictures and movie stars. Various sizes. Constructivist photomontage wrappers. Some soiling and wear.

Comprising 28 monographs issued by "Kinopechat" in 1926-1927 on Douglas Fairbanks (2), Greta Garbo, Lillian Gish, William S. Hart, Sessue Hayakawa, Pola Negri, Raymond Novarro, Mary Pickford, Norma Talmadge, Rudolph Valentino, Konrad Veidt, Erich Von Stroheim, Pearl White and others. Also pamphlets: Viktor Shklovskii, editor, Chaplin, Berlin: "Kino," 1923; the making of Eisenshtein's Bronenosets Potemkin [Battleship Potemkin], Moscow: Kinopechat, 1926; directors Ernst Lubitsch and Ewald André Dupont, Amerikanskii kino-rai [The American Film Paradise], Moscow: Tea-Kino-Pechat, 1928; K. Miklashevskii, Zvukovoe kino [The Talking Picture], 1929; programs for Khod konem [Knight's Tour], Moscow: Kinopechat, n. d. and Vozvraschenie Maksima [Maxim's Return], Leningrad: "Iskusstvo," 1937.
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  1. Christina Geiger
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
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