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    The Maltese Falcon (Warner Bros., 1931). Folded, Very Fine/Near Mint. Swedish One Sheet (27.5" X 39.5") Eric Rohman Artwork.
    In 1931, only a year after the book's publication, Warner Bros. released its first version of Dashiell Hammett's detective crime classic. Ricardo Cortez played Sam Spade, with Bebe Daniels as Ruth Wonderly. Although the 1941 remake with Humphrey Bogart was truer to Hammett's literary version, the 1931 version could, because it was pre-Code, incorporate the more racier aspects of the novel. Appearing for the first time at Heritage, this exceptional stone litho poster has only light edge and fold wear and a very minor tear in the bottom border.


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    July, 2021
    24th-25th Saturday-Sunday
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