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    Ghost of Frankenstein (Universal, 1942). Pressbook (11.5" X 14"). The fourth silver screen outing for Mary Shelley's legendary creature was this film, in which Ygor (Bela Lugosi), tries to help his friend the Monster (Lon Chaney Jr.), who has been sorely depleted of the energy he needs to live. Seeking to restore him, Ygor contacts the son of the Monster's creator, Dr. Ludwig Frankenstein (Cedric Hardwicke), who becomes obsessed with returning the Creature to full power. In the end, Frankenstein ends up transplanting Ygor's brain into the Monster's body, with terrifying results. Offered here is a rare pressbook for this always-popular film. It is complete, with no cuts, but the cover and interior pages have split at the spine, which has been reinforced with clear tape. The images of the posters on the back cover are worth the price all by themselves! Fine/Very Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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