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Anthony Adverse

Hervey Allen

Anthony Adverse

by Hervey Allen

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Published by Printed for the members of the Limited Editions Club at the Walpole Printing Office in Mount Vernon [N.Y.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hervey Allen ; with a new introduction by the author ; and illustrations by Edward A. Wilson
ContributionsWilson, Edward Arthur, 1886-1970, ill, Walpole Printing Office, Limited Editions Club, Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3501.L5 A8 1937
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24571672M
LC Control Number39001917

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While very much a prestige project of its era, Warner Brothers' lavish adaptation of the Hervey Allen novel Anthony Adverse () becomes more and more obscure with each passing year. Some of this may be due to problems of scale in distilling the 1,+ page book into two hours and twenty minutes of screen time, problems that were apparent even to critics of its day. When David O. Selznick produced the film version of the plus page novel Gone with the Wind, he declared he could not make a film running any less than minutes. When Warner Bros. adapted the even longer Hervey Allen best-seller Anthony Adverse, the studio managed to pack everything--except the most censorable passages, which had made Allen's novel a best-seller in the first place--into 8/

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