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    Source for Fritz Lang's Epic Silent Film

    Thea von Harbou. Metropolis. Berlin: August Scherl, [1926]. German-language movie tie-in edition issued to coincide with the film's German release, the deluxe hardcover issue. First edition. Twelvemo. 273, [1, blank], [5, ads] pages. Publisher's full green cloth, front board stamped in gilt, spine stamped in red and gilt, in original pictorial dust jacket. Spine faintly sunned with light wear, rear hinge starting. Dust jacket edges worn with some chipping at spine ends, spine panel faintly toned. Still, a near fine copy of this scarce book. Together with a hardcover facsimile of the first American edition by Gregg press. From the collection of Dr. Stuart David Schiff.

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