My Man Godfrey. Eric HATCH.

My Man Godfrey. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1935.

First Edition . Roese dustjacket art. Humorous novel of a gentleman who becomes a butler and ministers to the "tarnished Bullock family, particularly Irene, the toughest, dumbest and most beautiful 'gal' that ever came out of the Ritz". Basis for the memorable 1936 black and white film starring William Powell and Carole Lombard, and directed by Gregory LaCava. Very scarce Hatch title. Near Fine but for previous owner signature at front endpaper, bit of cloth wear at top edge of rear cover, in Very Good dustjacket, three inch half moon closed tear at lower front panels, some tiny edge tears, small chip at lower front flap corner.

Price: $2,500.00

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