My Life East and West.
Hart, William S. Edited By Martin Ridge.
Chicago: The Lakeside Press, R.R. Donnelley & Sons, Company, 1994. First edition 6.75" x 4.25". 417pp. Brown cloth, gilt spine lettering and cover device. Top edge gilt. Fine condition. William S. Hart was born in Newburg, New York in 1864. He spent much of his youth in the old west. He started his acting career in his twenties, and became a successful Shakesperian actor. At the age of 49, Hart came west to Hollywood to start his movie career. During the next 11 years, he made more than 65 silent films, the last being "Tumbleweeds" in 1925. This volume Reissue of Adams Six guns #940, Adams Herd #1005, 100 Best Books on the Movies and Hollywood #47. Hardback (Item ID: 3367)