One Reel Scenarios for Amateur Movie-Makers
New York: Samuel French, (1938).
Hardcover. First edition. Fine in about fine dust jacket with a couple of tiny nicks. Front panel illustration of Charlie Chaplin and Jackie Coogan in *The Kid.* A collection of short screenplays intended for amateur filmmakers, and illustrated with stills from amateur film groups (which apparently once operated much as local theatre groups do today), special effects, and some stills from professional films (Chaplin and Eisenstein). Unusual.