A Nice Girl Like Me

Barbara Ferris, Harry Andrews (starring)
Desmond Davis (director)
Anne Piper (novel, screenwriter)
Millard Lampell (screenwriter)

London: Anglo-Embassy Productions, 1968. Draft script for the 1969 British film. Copy belonging to an uncredited crew member, with their name in manuscript pencil and ink on the front wrapper and on one revision page.

Based on Anne Piper's 1959 novel "Marry at Leisure," and on Voltaire's 1759 novella "Candide." A young, unmarried woman gets pregnant out of wedlock twice, but is cared for by her kindly aunts and her late father's housekeeper.

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Set and shot on location in Paris, Venice, and London.

Pink untitled wrappers with a die-cut title window in the British style. Title page present, dated July 1968, noted as copy No. 43 in manuscript ink, with credits for screenwriter and novelist Anne Piper and director Desmond Davis. 117 leaves, with last page of text numbered 111. Mimeograph duplication on eye-rest green stock, rectos only, with pink revision pages laid in throughout, dated variously between 30th July and 23rd August. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with two silver brads.


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