Hilary Knight collection, with his stamp of ownership and signature on front pastedown. First US Edition. Oversized quarto and 185 black and white illustrations. ISBN: 0060153199. An excellent study on Marlene Dietrich that covers her career but also reinterprets her in human terms. This book reassesses her talents against the backdrop of her times creating a very human look at the star, and a critical and social study of her. Fully illustrated with 185 photographs and an extensive and well-researched text, Dietrich makes an excellent addition to the library of any fan of the actress or of film in general. Tight binding.