[Book #27330] THE SLIDE AREA. Scenes of Hollywood Life. Gavin Lambert.

THE SLIDE AREA. Scenes of Hollywood Life. A Novel.

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition, first printing, with "First published in Great Britain, 1959" & no indication of a later printing on copyright page. First of Lambert's seven novels. Born in 1924 in England, Lambert moved to Hollywood in 1955. He has assistant director for a time to Nicholas Ray, and wrote several screenplays (The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone, I Never Promised You a Rose Garden, &.). A lifelong friend of Natalie Wood, he also wrote & adapted INSIDE DAISY CLOVER, a major vehicle for her. 8vo green cloth. Lightly dust-soiled page edges else very good plus copy in a very good jacket with some slight darkening, and a small closed tear top rear panel (less than 1"), with an unclipped price.

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