3 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
[RAND, Ayn (1905-1982)]. Pola Negri. Library of Popular Film. Moscow and Leningrad: Kino izdatel'stvo R.S.F.S.R., 1925.
12o. 16 pp. Photo illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers in an avant-garde design (signed "MK").
FIRST EDITION OF RAND'S FIRST BOOK. Rand's fascination with American cinema and Hollywood would culminate with her emigration to Los Angeles from Soviet Russia to work in the movie industry. [With another book from the same series:] KOROLEVICH, Vladimir. Pola Negri. Library of Popular Film. Moscow and Leningrad: Kino izdatel'stvo R.S.F.S.R., 1925. Original pictorial wrappers. (2)
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