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The Time of the Toad, Hollywood Ten


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The Time of the Toad, Hollywood Ten
The Time of the Toad, Hollywood Ten
The Time of the Toad, Hollywood Ten
The Time of the Toad, Hollywood Ten
The Time of the Toad, Hollywood Ten

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Vintage; 1910-1950
Good; scarce pamphlet in paper wrappers
paper, staples
8.25" L x 5.25" W x 0.05" H
sand, ivory

Why We Love This

The Time of the Toad by Dalton Trumbo. A Study of Inquisition in America by One of the Hollywood Ten. Self-published. 1949. Softcover (pamphlet) in paper wraps. 1st Edition, 3rd printing (limited). 39 pp. ( subscription form). Two-time Academy-Award winning screenwriter Trumbo was black-listed with 9 others during McCarthy era. His later films included "Spartacus," "Exodus," "Hawaii." Better than expected condition for 1949. Mild sunning, light spots. Cover price of 10 cents.
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About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."