Hollywood: RKO Radio Pictures, 1939. Hardcover. Folio - between 12" - 15" Tall. Very Good. Item #005492560
The deluxe annual for RKO Studios' 1939-1940 season. pp. with b/w illustrationjs and photos throughout. Original cream linen, metal comb bound, with gilt title and RKO emblem on front cover. Features the RKO selection of pictures for the 1939-40 season, including: Parts Unknown, directed by George Stevens; Fifth Avenue Girl, staring Ginger Rogers, and directed by Gregory La Cava; Laurel & Hardy in Flying Deuces; Abe Lincoln in Illinois, starring Raymond Massey; Distant Fields, starring John Archer and Barbara Read; The American Way, by George S. Kaufman and Moss HartThe Man Who Lost Himself, directed by Leslie Howard; The Kind Men Marry, starring Carole Lombard, Cary Grant, and Kay Francis; Reno and Marines in The Air, starring Richard Dix; Tom Brown's Schooldays; The Swiss Family Robinson; African Intrigue; The Deer Slayer; The Hunchback of Notre Dame, starring Charles Laughton, directed by William Dieterle; Little Orvie, by Booth Tarkington; Nurse Edith Cavell, produced by Anna Neagle; Ivanhoe, starring Ginger Rogers; Passport to Life, starring Cary Grant; Cross Country Romance, starring Lucille Ball and James Ellison; Men Against The Sky, starring the 'Spuce Goose'; The Saint Overboard, starring George Sanders; The Child of Divorce, starring Anne Shirley; and introducing 18 Walt Disney production in Technicolor. Some dust soiling to the cloth, and slight bumping to the corners, else a Very Good copy; all the pages are intact, with no wear or damage to the comb binding.