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    Beau Geste (Paramount, 1939). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B.
    Gary Cooper is Beau Geste in this story of courage, adventure, and family loyalty. This is the second film adaptation of the classic novel in which Geste, along with his brothers, joins the French Foreign Legion after confessing to a crime he did not commit in order to protect a family member's reputation. Cooper is aided by an outstanding supporting cast, including Ray Milland, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy, Susan Hayward, J. Carrol Naish, Albert Decker, and Broderick Crawford, as well as solid direction from William Wellman. Offered here is a half sheet with Cooper and his brothers in full Foreign Legion gear, that has been restored to display nicely. The title and credits have been airbrushed, and touch up has been applied to a tear in Cooper's mouth, fold wear, cross fold separation, and chips in the borders. Light edge wear and a paper lift in the top and bottom border are all post-restoration. Fine on Paper.

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    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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