New York: EP Dutton, (1985). First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Publisher's purple boards in original dust jacket. INSCRIBED at ffep, "For Arlene Croce,/ with admiration/ and love-/ Pauline Kael." Touches of shelf-wear to jacket. Price-clipped. Trivial sunning to boards at edges. Two torn pages torn at lower corners; one with tape repair. Interior otherwise bright and clean. Very good in near fine jacket. 404pp. Very good / near fine. Item #17579
A collection fo Pauline Kael's New Yorker film reviews from 1983 to 1985. Inscribed to a fellow New Yorker writer, the dance critic Arlene Croce, who also reviewed films for Film Culture and was a recognized authority on the films of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. An attractive association copy.