Hilary Knight collection, with his stamp of ownership and signature on front pastedown. First Edition. Oversized quarto and profuse illustrations in black and white. ISBN: 0396068774. The definitive and comprehensive text-and-photo book dealing with the career of the most acclaimed dancer ever to appear on stage and screen. Emphasizing Astaire's remarkable contribution to the musical film, the book gives the backgrounds and behind-the-scenes stories of all his Broadway, London, and Hollywood productions. Tight binding.