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    An Audrey Hepburn, Mel Ferrer and Others Signed Book 'Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest,' 1958. A hardcover by W.H. Hudson with paintings and drawings by Horacio Butler, no dust jacket, a later edition, published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1943, with a bookplate reading "R. Lal Singh," signed in blue ballpoint ink on the forward page by cast members of the 1959 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film including Audrey Hepburn who added "With my sincerest thanks," Mel Ferrer who added "To Reginald Lal Singh/ who kept us close to the realm of Green Mansions / Many thanks," Tony Perkins who added "Abel / August 22, 1958," Henry Silva, Sessue Hayakawa, Estelle Hemsley, and Eddie Grainger [the director], among other now-unknown crew members; bit player/character actor Reginald Lal Singh being the one who had this book signed as he was likely in the film in an uncredited role.
    11" x 8" x 2"

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    From the family of Reginald Lal Singh


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    14th Friday
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