Title FRANKIE AND JOHNNY
Book Condition Near fine, with some darkening and splaying to the cover, and age-toning to the pages; lacking dust jacket. Several leaves unopened. Illustrated by Covarrubias, including 15 b&w illustrations and a superb tipped-in color frontispiece.
Edition First edition. In red cloth with black and gilt to front cover and spine, illustrated endpapers decorated with gambling motifs.
Publisher New York: Albert & Charles Boni, (1930).
Seller ID 30189.00
A drama by the notable film director/screenwriter, inspired by the famous folk song, (twenty versions follow the text) about the tragic tale of Frankie and how she loved her man, and done him wrong.
Drama. Film History and Criticism. Illustrated Books.