Wild Youth

N.p. N.p., 1918. Post-production script for the lost 1918 film. Black and red ribbon carbon typescript on onionskin, including eight pages of intertitles before the script. First page of script includes the name, in cursive, of “Miss Rossen” in holograph pencil on upper right (possibly a secretary in the stenographic department.)

Based on Gilbert Parker’s 1919 novel, about a young woman trapped in an abusive marriage with an older man who falls in love with a young rancher, only for him to be accused of kidnapping when she goes missing after a riding accident.

Set in California, shot on location in Bear Valley, California.

Self wrappers, front intergral with title page. 56 leaves. Ribbon copy typescript on onionskin. Very Good plus, bound with a paper clip, some edgewear and wear around clip.

[Book #146346]

Price: $475.00