Myra Breckinridge

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, circa 1970. Draft script for the 1970 film. Based on the 1968 novel by Gore Vidal.

One of the key twentieth century films about Hollywood, and a prescient one in terms of LGBT interests, which at this time received almost no attention from major studios. Based on the 1968 novel by Gore Vidal. Myron Breckinridge undergoes a sex change operation and upon completion, promptly moves to Hollywood to enroll in her Uncle Buck's acting academy, where it becomes clear the reason for her sex change was to claim her half of her uncle's inheritance.

Self wrappers. Title page integral with the first page of the text. 147 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 146. Mimeograph on eye-rest green stock. Pages Near Fine, save for the first and last few leaves, which have been worn to around Very Good condition, bound with a gold brad.


[Book #142749]

Price: $550.00