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Frankenstein -- Mary Shelley

1931 Universal Film -- starring Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Edward Van Sloan

Hardcover with Digitally Remastered DJ [HC Condition is VG-]

Grosset & Dunlap Printing 1932

Red Cloth Binding  Black Lettering on Front & Spine.

Board surfaces and color are good.  Front & rear hinges are loose but attached.
[Hinges can be repaired/reinforced at customer's request.]
Corners & edges show lmoderate wear. Cloth on lower spine edge has minor tears. The spine is square. Moderate shelf rubbing to edges.

 

All 7 internal movie stills are present andsecurely attached including the fabulous double-still of Frankenstein's laboratory.

 

Pages are original creamy white.  Name written on front pastedown - "Albert Geisner" and initials "E.W."

240 numbered pages.

 

Photoplay Edition with 7 Movie Stills from the 1931 Universal production starring Boris Karloff.  This is the first photoplay edition of this title. 

 

Frankenstein - Mary Shelley - Boris Karloff

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$TBD

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Frankenstein -- Mary Shelley

1931 Universal Film -- starring Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Edward Van Sloan

Hardcover with Digitally Remastered DJ [HC Condition is VG]

Grosset & Dunlap Printing 1932

Red Cloth Binding  Black Lettering on Front & Spine.

Board surfaces and color are good.  Front & rear hinges are tight.  No writing on endpages. Corners & edges are good with only minor wear. Cloth on lower spine edge has 2 small 1/8" tears. The spine is square. Light shelf rubbing to edges.

 

All 7 internal movie stills are present and [all but one are] securely attached including the fabulous double-still of Frankenstein's laboratoryThe still appearing between pp 90/91 is loose and has been tipped in.

 

Pages are original creamy white.  Bookplate on front pastedown - "Judith Sara Ruskamp"

240 numbered pages.

 

Photoplay Edition with 7 Movie Stills from the 1931 Universal production starring Boris Karloff.  This is the first photoplay edition of this title. 

 

Frankenstein - Mary Shelley - Boris Karloff

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$130.00

HC w/ Dustjacket

SOLD

Frankenstein -- Mary Shelley

1931 Universal Film -- starring Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Edward Van Sloan

Hardcover with Digitally Remastered DJ  [HC Condition is G-]

Grosset & Dunlap Printing 1932

Red Cloth Binding  Black Lettering on Front & Spine.

Board surfaces are worn and somewhat soiled.  Front & rear hinges are loose but attached.  No writing on endpages. Corners & edges are well worn. Cloth on lower rear spine gutter has long 4" tear. The spine is darkened. Shelf rubbing to edges.

 

The frontispiece was missing and has been replaced by my high quality reproduction.  All 7 internal movie stills are present although a few were loose and tipped in.

 

Pages are original creamy white. A few pages have smudges at margins.

240 numbered pages.

 

Photoplay Edition with 7 Movie Stills from the 1931 Universal production starring Boris Karloff.  This is the first photoplay edition of this title. 

 

Frankenstein - Mary Shelley - Boris Karloff

 

 

 

$55.00

HC w/ Dustjacket

SOLD

 

Hunchback of Notre Dame -- Victor Hugo

1923 Universal Film -- starring Lon Chaney, Patsy Ruth Miller, Norman Kerry

Hardcover with Digitally Remastered DJ

A. L. Burt Printing 1924

Brown Cloth Binding  Gold Lettering on Front

Board surfaces and color are good -- although there are three small pencil point marks & rub line below title on front board.  Lettering on front board is good.  Spine lettering worn off.  Front hinge is a bit tender due to page split between copyright page & table of contents.  Rear hinge has been repaired.
Corners are bumped and rubbed. Cloth wear at corners & spine edges. The spine is square.
Shelf rubbing to edges.

 

Four (4) movie stills from the 1923 film - two shown below -- all are securely attached.

 

Pages are original creamy white.  No tears or folds noted.  Pages are free of bookplates or writing.

416 numbered pages.

 

Collector's Tip:  A.L. Burt printed three versions of this Hunchback of Notre Dame dustjacket.  The only difference is the number of titles listed on the rear panel of the jacket.  This jacket will be from the 1st printing.

 

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$65.00

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