A group of Pink Panther scripts from stunt coordinator Dick Crockett
6 titles, mimeographed or xerographic manuscripts: The Pink Panther by Maurice Richlin and Black Edwards, 148pp, 4to, September 26, 1962, blue revision pages dated as late as October 214 bound in; A Shot in the Dark, 170pp, 4to, October 14, 1963 (pink revision pages dated as late as November 29 bound in); The Return of the Pink Panther, 106pp, 4to, June 11, 1974 (undated pink pages bound in); The Pink Panther Strikes Again, 140pp, November 19, 1975 (pink and blue pages dated as late as January 14, 1976 bound in); Revenge of the Pink Panther, 141pp, October 24, 1977 (with blue and pink revisions as late as March 1, 1978 bound in); The Party, 63pp, April 12, 1967 (with blue revision pages dated as late as May 10 bound in). All titles uniformly bound in black or pink calf gilt by California Bookbinding Co. with Dick Crockett's name to lower left corner of all; some titles with original pictorial wrappers bound in, and with Crockett's ownership signatures.
Provenance: the Richard Manney Collection.
A fine set of bound copies of Blake Edwards' Pink Panther films, along with a copy of the Edwards/Peter Sellers cult comedy, The Party. Dick Crockett was an actor and stunt coordinator for several of Edwards' movies.