Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Charlie Chaplin: Bericht seines Lebens. Erich Burger.
Charlie Chaplin: Bericht seines Lebens
Charlie Chaplin: Bericht seines Lebens

Charlie Chaplin: Bericht seines Lebens

Berlin: Rudolf Mosse Buchverlag, 1929. First edition. Hardcover. Small Quarto. 143(1)pp. Original cloth with red, black and white lettering on cover, red and black on spine. Frontispiece portrait photograph. With a foreword by Charlie Chaplin with facsimile signature. In his book Burger goes beyond the film star Chaplin and his accomplishments. I presents a character sketch of Chaplin, the "the simple human being" that was so protective of his private life, the human being that suffered from not being able to speak about all the misery he, his mother and brother had to endure, a man who tried in his own way to make the world a better place. Burger writes about Chaplin, his family, his journey and life in America, his butler Koto, his divorce and a lot of "minor" details contributing to the very personal picture of Charlie Chaplin superstar. Profusely illustrated with extraordinary b/w reproductions of photographs from Chaplin's personal as well as professional life. Text in German. Binding with minor wear along edges and slightly rubbed. Endpapers age-toned. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good+ condition. g+ to vg. Item #40426

Price: $125.00

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