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On Cukor, 1st Ed.

David Duncan

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On Cukor, 1st Ed.
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Product Information

Imprint:
Rizzoli, New York; 2000
Format:
cloth-bound hardcover with dust jacket
Size:
9.25"L x 1.25"D x 12.25"H
Author(s):
Gavin Lambert; Editor, Robert Trachtenberg
Condition:
light rubbing and edge wear on dust jacket
Page count:
208

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Why We Love This

Hilary Knight collection. First Edition. Oversize folio and profuse illustrations in black and white and color. ISBN: 0847822974. Long out of print and much sought after by collectors, On Cukor is finally being reissued in a revised, updated, and beautifully redesigned book. In this fascinating text, George Cukor recalled Hollywood as it evolved during his lifetime, the movies he wanted (but was never able) to make, and the movie (Gone with the Wind) from which he was fired. He sketched vivid portraits of personal friends and professional colleagues. Tight binding.

Why We Love This

Hilary Knight collection. First Edition. Oversize folio and profuse illustrations in black and white and color. ISBN: 0847822974. Long out of print and much sought after by collectors, On Cukor is finally being reissued in a revised, updated, and beautifully redesigned book. In this fascinating text, George Cukor recalled Hollywood as it evolved during his lifetime, the movies he wanted (but was never able) to make, and the movie (Gone with the Wind) from which he was fired. He sketched vivid portraits of personal friends and professional colleagues. Tight binding.

About David Duncan

Sometime in the early ’50s, Hilary Knight’s drawings of naughty little girls for Mademoiselle magazine led to a meeting with author Kay Thompson (then a top nightclub performer)--and, of course, to the perpetually adored Eloise, the precocious Plaza dweller who in many ways is Knight’s alter ego. “Eloise will be celebrating her 60th birthday in 2015--not bad for a six-year-old,” says Knight. We’re honored to offer these personal pieces from Knight, who remains as stylish, outspoken, and original as the legendary little girl he brought to life.