Hilary Knight collection, with his stamp of ownership and signature on front pastedown. First Edition. Oversized quarto and over 250 black and white illustrations. ISBN: 0060151234. Alexander Walker had unlimited access to secret papers at MGM - where Crawford spent 18 years - and he used text and pictures to combine scholarship with insight into a unique woman. For the first time, he reveals the reason why showgirl Lucille was renamed Joan Crawford and secrets of her passionately conducted romance, while shedding new light on her private nature. Tight binding.