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    Inscribed by the "World's Greatest Photographer"

    [Photography]. Weegee [pseudonym of Arthur Fellig] and Mel Harris. Naked Hollywood. New York: Pellegrini & Cudahy, [1953]. First edition. Presentation copy, inscribed by Weegee on the half-title: "To/Ralph Baum/"The Photographer's/Friend"/Weegee/World's Greatest/Photographer". Quarto. [128] pages. Publisher's yellow cloth backstrip over black cloth boards, front cover and spine lettered in black, dust jacket. Jacket worn with some chipping and some creased tears, light rubbing to binding. Very good. Recipient is possibly French-born director and production manager Ralph Baum (1908-1987). An excellent inscription by an unusually modest photographer.

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    April, 2013
    10th Wednesday
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