The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Maggie Smith, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin (starring)
Ronald Neame (director)
Jay Allen (screenwriter, playwright)
Muriel Spark (novel)

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1968. Third Draft script for the 1969 film. Copy belonging to actress Isla Cameron, with her name in manuscript ink on the front wrapper.

Based on the 1961 novel by Muriel Spark. A charismatic middle aged teacher at a Scottish all-girls school in the 1930s leads her favored students into dubious, and eventually dangerous, political ground.

Set in Edinburgh.

Blue titled wrappers, noted as THIRD DRAFT on the front wrapper, dated April 11, 1968. Title page present, dated 11th April, 1968, noted as THIRD DRAFT SCREENPLAY, with credits for screenwriter Jay Presson Allen, novelist Muriel Spark, and director Ronald Neame. 169 leaves, with last page of text numbered 167. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound internally with two silver brads.

[Book #160043]