The Condor and the Serpent

Nick Hurk and Ben Roberts Davis (screenwriters)
Nick Hurk and Ben Roberts Davis writing as Hurk Davis (novel)

N.p. N.p., 1982. Original handwritten manuscript for an unproduced film. Laid in with the script is an undated revision page, as well as a receipt from Fisher Graphics itemizing two copies of the script be printed and collated. Missing page 28, likely as used or issued.

Based on the 1968 novel "Legion of Outcasts" by Nick Hurk and Ben Roberts Davis writing as Hurk Davis. A Dutchman living in Paris joins the French Foreign Legion, where he is shipped off to fight in the Algerian Civil War, quickly captured by enemies, and held as a prisoner of war for six months.

Set in Algeria, the Netherlands, and France.

Green card wrappers. Title page present, dated Jan. 7, 1982, with credits for screenwriters Nick Hurk and Ben Roberts Davis. 233 leaves, with last page of text numbered 225. Handwritten, rectos only, with undated yellow revision pages throughout. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, with silver prong binding.

[Book #146481]