111 Stanley Cavell
Pursuits of Happiness: The Hollywood Comedy of Remarriage (inscribed)

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111 Stanley Cavell
Pursuits of Happiness: The Hollywood Comedy of Remarriage (inscribed)

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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981
First printing. 283 pp., 8vo.Cloth in dust-jacket. A fine copy, in a very good jacket with a touch of sunning to the spine and a few small closed edge tears. Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet, and quite uncommon thus.

A volume in the Harvard Film Studies series, in which Cavell offers readings of seven classic American films of the thirties and forties: It Happened One Night (Frank Capra), Bringing Up Baby and His Girl Friday (Howard Hawks), The Awful Truth (Leo McCarey), The Philadelphia Story and Adam's Rib (George Cukor), and The Lady Eve (Preston Sturges).

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