Item #19180 SPIONE. ROMAN. Thea von Harbou.


Berlin: August Scherl G.m.b.H., [1928]. Octavo, pp. [1-4] 5-206 [207] [208-212: ads], eight inserted plates with sixteen movie stills, original decorated green cloth, front panel stamped in gold, spine panel stamped in brown and gold, top edge stained yellow, white ribbon marker. First edition. Signed on the half title page by Gerda Maurus, the film's leading actress and a lover of filmmaker Fritz Lang. Von Harbou co-wrote the screenplay for the film with her husband Fritz Lang. This novel was published in conjunction with the film release. An espionage thriller. One plate, trimmed a bit short, is supplied from another copy, slight spine lean, a very good copy in very good art deco dust jacket with light wear, mostly at spine ends and corner tips, and two closed tears along flap folds. (#134654) (19180). Item #19180

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