PARAMOUNT 1933-1934 [EXHIBITOR BOOK] SHOW BUSINESS IN THE HANDS OF SHOWMEN
[Hollywood]: Paramount pictures, 1933. Oblong folio, 14 x 17″ (36 x 44 cm.), printed wrappers, spiral bound, minor wear to edges of covers, generally NEAR FINE.
A massive, and opulent, promotional book issued by Paramount at the height of the Depression, with some enormous double-page spreads, each measuring 14 x 34″ (36 x 88 cm.) for Leo McCarey’s DUCK SOUP with the Marx Brothers, Rouben Mamoulian’s SONG OF SONGS with Marlene Dietrich, Ernst Lubitsch’s DESIGN FOR LIVING, and ALICE IN WONDERLAND. The OCLC only records one copy (Yale).