Young Mr. Lincoln

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1939. Revised Final script for the 1939 film. Copy belonging to an unknown crew member, with their name to the front wrapper in holograph pencil, and a single pencil annotation to the verso of page 147.

A dramatization of the early years of future US president Abraham Lincoln, following his upbringing in a log cabin, to his first loves, to his establishment of a law practice in Springfield, Illinois.

Set in Springfield.

Red titled Twentieth Century-Fox wrappers, noted as REVISED FINAL on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped copy No. 191, dated February 27, 1939. Distribution page present, with receipt removed. Title page present, dated February 27, 1939, noted as Revised Final, with credits for screenwriter Lamar Trotti. 149 leaves, with last page of text numbered 147. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, lightly soiled and age-toned, bound internally with three gold brads.

National Film Registry. Criterion Collection 320.

[Book #152809]

Price: $3,750.00