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    [Photoplay Edition]. SIGNED BY SHIRLEY TEMPLE. Margaret Buell Wilder. Since You Went Away...Letters to a Soldier from His Wife. Garden City: The Sun Dial Press, 1944. Photoplay edition. Signed by Shirley Temple who was in the cast. Octavo. 234 pages. Line illustrations by Margaret Van Doren. Publisher's binding with top edge stained green and dust jacket. Shirley Temple's signature on front free endpaper; also on front free endpaper is a gift inscription ("To Grandma from Grace, 1944") and a bookstore sticker which has offset onto the facing pastedown. Only minor wear to corners and spine ends of jacket. Else a beautiful copy in fine condition. Movie edition issued to tie in with the 1944 Selznick International Pictures production of Since You Went Away, starring Claudette Colbert, Joseph Cotten, and Shirley Temple. Scarce.

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    February, 2012
    16th Thursday
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