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    The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Goldwyn, 1921). American Release Press Book (9.5" X 12" Folded). Any survey of the most influential silent films of all time must invariably include the 1920 German masterpiece, "Das Kabinett des Dr. Caligari." A complex film, and one whose secrets are only revealed after multiple viewings, this is one of the earliest examples of expressionism in world cinema and arguably the most famous one. This is the very rare press book from its first release in the United States. Picturing the various posters for the film, most of the illustrations were done by Lionel Reiss of the Goldwyn art department. This book is uncut and is in very nice condition. It has some separation of the gatefold cover which has been supported in the past with tape. There are some center pages separating from the two staples, and the book has been folded in the past. Filled with beautiful graphics from the film, it displays very nicely. Fine-.

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    July, 2004
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