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    Pursuit to Algiers (Universal, 1945). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce are back as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson in this mystery thriller set aboard a transatlantic ocean liner, escorting Far Eastern regent Nikolas (Leslie Vincent) on a diplomatic mission. This series is one of the most-loved of the genre, and audiences so closely identified Rathbone and Bruce with the roles that they became typecast throughout the rest of their careers. This one sheet has pinholes in the borders and a few in the artwork, light fold wear with small separations, and tape scuffs. There is bleed through from an NSS stamp on the back. The poster has been mounted on linen and professionally restored, giving it a very clean appearance. Rathbone and Bruce dominate the poster, with nice images of their co-stars as well. Very Fine on Linen.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2007
    30th-31st Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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