King, Queen, Knave

Beverly Hills, CA: Wolper Pictures, 1972. First Revision Draft script for the 1972 film. "FILE COPY" rubber stamp on a sticker on the front wrapper.

Based on the 1928 novel of the same name by Vladimir Nabokov. Frank (John Moulder Brown), a young orphaned man goes to live with his uncle Charles (David Niven) and his wife Martha (Gina Lollobrigida). Frank soon finds himself fantasizing about Martha, a relationship that will bring chaos to the household. Nominated for a Palme d'Or award at the Cannes Film Festival.

Shot on location in London, England and Bavaria, Germany.

Orange titled wrappers. Title page present, noted as FIRST REVISION, with credits for screenwriter David Shaw and novelist Vladimir Nabokov. 135 leaves, with last page of text numbered 134. Mechanically reproduced, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.

[Book #145654]

Price: $875.00