Barrett, Wilson THE SIGN OF THE CROSS
New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, . A photoplay reissue. Endpapers decorated with a collage of stills from the film adaptation. Hardcover. Previous owner's discreet inscription to pastedown, else near fine in pictorial dust jacket with a number of short tears repaired with tape to the reverse of jacket; some rubbing, wear to the edges and spine folds, light creasing and nicking.
The turn-of-the century novel reprinted as a movie tie-in to coincide with Cecil B. DeMille's lavish Paramount production of the "gripping romance of ancient Rome." The picture starred Fredric March, Claudette Colbert and Charles Laughton (as Nero!)