William Wyler: The Authorized Biography

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1973. First Edition. REVIEW COPY, with publisher's review slip and two promotional photographs laid in. INSCRIBED by William Wyler on the front endpaper: "To Bob Swink / friend and collaborator for over 20 years— / in grateful recognition of your valuable contribution to all those films / Willy."

Robert Swink was a film editor for almost 50 years, and worked with Wyler on eleven projects between 1951 and 1970, including "Detective Story" (1951), "Roman Holiday" (1953), "The Big Country" (1958), "How to Steal a Million" (1966), and "Funny Girl" (1968).

Very Good plus in a Very Good plus dust jacket. Light wear at the spine ends, with a few splashes on the inscription. Jacket lightly edgeworn, with packing tape reinforcements on the bottom edge of the recto and on the top edge of the verso.

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