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    A Cast-Signed Copy of the Novel "Giant," 1956.
    A first edition, hardcover, with dust jacket, published by Doubleday in 1952, 448 pages, written by Edna Farber and used as the basis for the classic 1956 film; from the personal library of gossip columnist, Louella O. Parsons, who obtained the signatures in person while visiting the set; signed in various colors of ballpoint ink on the front free end pages by all the main players including James Dean (who writes"To a 'Giant' of / a heart / my thanks / James Dean"), Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, Mercedes McCambridge, Jane Withers (who writes a full page inscription mentioning her character "Vashi"), George Stevens [director and producer], and Henry Ginsburg [producer] -- overall, an important piece from a beloved film. (Please note there is minor edge wear with small chips in the bottom of the spine, beneath the dust jacket.)
    6" x 8 1/2"




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    December, 2011
    13th Tuesday
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
    Atul J. ,
    Irvine, CA
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