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    The Saint in London (RKO, 1939). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    When Leslie Charteris created his character Simon Templar (whose initials were ST- and hence, The Saint), he never realized he was creating one of the most unique characters to star in one of the longest running series in the movies and television as well. Based very loosely on Robin Hood, Templar (George Sanders) steals not from the rich, but from the criminals and then he repays their victims -- after keeping a small percentage as his "recovery" fee. This poster is a beautiful example of the series. Signs of handling include tears in the bottom border, a chip in the left border, pinholes, and surface paper loss in the top left corner of the verso. Otherwise, this is a clean copy from this detective classic. Very Fine- on Linen.


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