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    Of Human Bondage (RKO, 1934). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Leslie Howard and Bette Davis star in this tale of woe, the first of three Hollywood adaptations of the W. Somerset Maugham novel. Howard plays a medical student who falls in love with a waitress played by Davis. His affections go unreciprocated, and she consistently exploits his devoted and forgiving nature. Although Davis was denied an official Oscar nomination for her breakthrough role, she became a write-in candidate through a groundswell within the industry, a practice now banned by the Academy. This card celebrates the legendary Bette Davis eyes, and the vivid colors of the card almost match the intensity of her background stare. The border shows slight tanning, with only the smallest stain in the right border, and each corner hides a pinhole, but the card displays fantastically. Very Fine.

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