(Welles, Orson). Cowie, Peter A RIBBON OF DREAMS: The Cinema of Orson Welles
South Brunswick and New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, (1973). First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in purple cloth with gilt spine titles; a near fine dust jacket with very light wear and soiling to extremities, mild rubbing to spine, and tiny closed edge tears. An attractive copy.
Over 100 photos in b&w. This is an exciting analysis of all the director's films, from CITIZEN KANE and THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS to THE IMMORTAL STORY, pointing out his cinematic style, the inventiveness of his technique and his own charisma on screen.