A Farewell to Arms

Ernest Hemingway (novel)
Charles Vidor (director)
Ben Hecht (screenwriter)
Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones, Vittorio De Sica (starring)

Los Angeles: The Selznick Company, 1956. Souvenir script for the 1957 film, issued by the Selznick Studio upon the film's release for film industry promotion.

Based on Ernest Hemingway's 1929 semi-autobiographical novel, about an American soldier stationed in Italy whose romance with a Red Cross nurse becomes his only joy amidst the horrors of war. The second film adaptation of Hemingway's novel, and the final film produced by David O. Selznick.

Set in Italy and Switzerland, shot on location in Italy.

Yellow titled wrappers, with credits for screenwriter Ben Hecht and producer David O. Selznick. Distribution page present, with receipt intact, rubber-stamped copy No. 75. Title page present, dated October 22, 1956, with credits for screenwriter Ben Hecht. 194 leaves, with last page of text numbered 191. Mimeograph duplication on eye-rest green stock, rectos only, with eye-rest green revision pages dated from 11/5/56 to 11/6/56. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, with some soil to the rear wrapper, bound with two gold brads.


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