DIDION, JOAN AND JOHN GREGORY DUNNE.

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Lot 1071
DIDION, JOAN AND JOHN GREGORY DUNNE.

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DIDION, JOAN AND JOHN GREGORY DUNNE.
A collection of 6 screenplays by Joan Didion and John Gregory Dunne, including: mimeographed manuscript of A Star is Born, 140 pp, 4to, Burbank, February 17, 1976, yellow Warner Bros. covers with brads, several different colored papers throughout, condition generally good, a final draft of the film starring Barbra Streisand and Kris Kristofferson; mimeographed manuscript of The Deer Park, 114 pp, 4to, Los Angeles, n.d., white and red CAA covers with brads, covers a bit worn, a screenplay based on Norman Mailer's novel of the same title, apparently never made into a film; mimeographed manuscript of True Confessions, 123 pp, 4to, n.p., November 29, 1979, unbound, condition good, being the third draft of the screenplay based on John Gregory Dunne's novel of the same name and starring Robert Duvall and Robert DeNiro; mimeographed manuscript of The Panic in Needle Park, 134 pp, 4to, n.p., n.d., bound with red covers and bards, light wear, SIGNED BY JOAN DIDION ON THE TITLE-PAGE, a final draft of the film starring Al Pacino; mimeographed manuscript of Democracy, 297 pp, 4to, Los Angeles, [1984], green covers with brads, showing wear, a draft of Didion's 1984 novel Democracy; mimeographed manuscript of Playland, 144 pp, 4to, n.p., January 11, 1988, blue covers with bards, light wear, a screenplay for an unfilmed movie.

Didion and Gregory Dunne were both journalists and novelists who collaborated together on screenplays many times throughout their 40 year marriage.
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