Fox -The Last Word... story of the world's finest Theatre

By: Kaufman, Preston

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Book Condition: Very Good


First Printing. History of a single movie picture theatre, one of the greatest American film palaces ever conceived. It was built for the enjoyment of thousands...a structure in its time that "was never rivalled for the grace, elegance, and outright lavishness" it encompassed. This 380-page volume presents the most comprehensive history of a single movie theatre ever compiled, including the personalities who gave it life. Photographs, many dating from the opening and before, plus those during the years of public service, were selected from more than 1300 views, both black and white, and color. There is a complete list of the feature films shown and their grosses. In addition, there are floor plans, architectural blueprints, and a wide variety of newspaper ads describing some of the attractions. Book has slight tanning to its endpapers. Dustjacket has minor rubbing, wear to its edges and creases to its spine.

Title: Fox -The Last Word... story of the world's finest Theatre

Author Name: Kaufman, Preston

Categories: History, Non-Fiction, San Francisco/Bay Area, California, Architecture, Photography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Pasadena, Showcase Publications: 1979

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 004602