Baxt, George THE TALKING PICTURES MURDER CASE
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1990). 0312050437 / 9780312050436 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket showing the customary St. Martin's mild rubbing and light edgewear.
"'My God,' said Norma Shearer to her husband, Irving Thalberg, 'this is Nineteen twenty-nine. You'd think we'd be civilized by now."' So it goes, in this cheeky Hollywood mystery about the transition to the talkies, from the quite civilized Mr. Baxt.