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    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Few 1950s sci-fi posters inspire memories faster than this one. Every child (and many large men) got chills up and down their spine when they saw this out in front of the theatre. It was the time of budding space exploration, and many scientists were telling us that there was definitely something out there. The image of the giant three-fingered alien hand reaching from its space ship, grasping the puny earthlings, is still effective. This is an amazingly clean copy for such a often viewed title. There is only light fold wear with archival tape on the reverse, a few minor edge tears, and a very faint title stamp bleedthrough. Don't miss this opportunity to go original on this top title. Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    12th-13th Friday-Saturday
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