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    RKO Exhibitor Book (RKO, 1931-1932). Exhibitor Book (54 Pages, 11" X 14").
    A veritable gem, this early exhibitor's book has some of the best 'pre-code' art we've ever seen. Fredric C. Madan's incredibly beautiful nude rendering of Dolores Del Rio in Bird of Paradise stands as a triumph of movie art. Madan's art is featured in many other double-page spreads throughout this great book. Other 'pre-code' standouts in this 54 page beauty include Should Wives Work, Slander Girl, and Exposed. Wheeler and Woolsey are here in a double-page spread for Girl Crazy. There are lush full-page paintings of Irene Dunne, Lily Damita, and Ina Claire. Also, the popular "Mickey McGuire" series is ushered in with a fine cartoon art spread. The cover and internal pages show edge wear, top left corner bends, and rippling and stains due to water exposure. Fine-.


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