Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

The Last Angry Man [INSCRIBED WITH EPHEMERA]

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. "To Natalie & Gene Jones with much affection and many fine NBC memories (And a wonderful evening this Feb. 4, 1977). Gerald Green New York City" on front free endpaper. Octavo. (12) 494pp. Original black half-cloth over decorative red boards with gilt lettering, black on gilt labels of spine. Story of a television producer who profiles the life of a physician. Green's novel was adapted for the movie of the same name, by Richard Murphy with the screenplay written by Green himself, which starred Paul Muni and David Wayne. Laid in: typed letter to the American actor Gene Jones, signed by Green, 1978; typed letter to the editor of the Arts and Leisure Section of the New York Times by Eugene S. Jones, 1978; handwritten letter to Natalie & Gene Jones by Marlene Green, not dated; NYT article "Gerald Green, Novelist, Weds Marlene Eagle" 1980; 1977 NYT book review of The Last Angry Man; LA Times obituary on Gerald Green, 2006; and publisher's list of Green's fiction and nonfiction publications. Spine with light wear at head and tail with minor water-staining. Brown offsetting of laid in papers on front and back endpapers. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good+ condition. g+ to vg+. Item #48126

Price: $125.00

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