New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc. 1974. First edition. Hardcover. 276 p. Foreword by Richard Schickel. Textual photographs. An American film director whose more than 80 movies included Hollywood classics of documentary realism, Wellman (1896-1975) is best known for directing "Wings" (1927), the World War I drama which earned the first Academy Award ever given for Best Picture. Inscribed by Wellman on the title page. Octavo. Just a hint of wear to the dust jacket; else fine. Fine / Near Fine. Item #62691
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