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    The Third Man (Selznick, 1949). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    In this Cold War spy classic, Joseph Cotten plays Holly Martin, a down-on-his-luck writer who travels to Vienna after his friend Harry Lime (Orson Welles) offers him a job. Upon his arrival, Martin finds out that Lime is dead, the victim of a traffic accident. All is not as it appears to be, however, as Lime is actually very much alive, drawing Martin into a web of intrigue and deceit that climaxes in a spectacular chase through the Vienna sewer system. Offered here is the scarce, only close-up card of Welles provided in the lobby card set. It has tiny tears in the top and right borders, pinholes in the corners and the borders, a small area of paper lift in the bottom left with minor surface paper loss, clear tape on the reverse, soft creasing across the horizontal center, and corner bumps. This is still an attractive and highly desirable card from a landmark film. Fine- .

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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