Description

    James Dean and Others Giant Cast-Signed Paperback. Giant was the last of screen icon James Dean's three films as a leading actor, and earned him his second and last Academy Award nomination. Tragically, the young actor died in a car wreck shortly before production wrapped. An instant classic, it garnered ten Oscar nominations and one win, and was Warner Brothers' highest grossing film until Superman was released in 1978. This is a copy of the first paperback edition of Edna Ferber's novel, signed in ink by Dean on the interior front cover, as well as on some pages by Dean and fellow cast members Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, Chill Wills, Dennis Hopper, Jane Withers, Robert Nichols, Fran Bennett, Charles Watts, Mary Ann Edwards, Monte Hale, Alexander Scourby, Felipe Turich, producer Henry Ginsberg, and dialogue coach Robert Hinkle. In Very Fine condition with some mild to moderate shelf wear and slightly loose hinges. Accompanied by James Spence Authentication auction LOA.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    5th-6th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,336

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 March 24 Entertainment - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I think Heritage deserves a lot of credit for covering all technical bases without a hitch.
    Roy M.,
    New York, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,642,278