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Simon & Schuster, NY, 1949. [ Softcover ] Trade-sized pb, 96 pages + cover, Pictorial wraps. Wraps are a trifle worn at the extremities else near fine. A photographic interview with Fernandel as only Philippe Halsman could do it. Text on the inside front cover and most of the first page explain the book"s creation ("not planned at all") , then 24 questions followed by (turn the page), 24 full-page plates with Fernandel mugging a response to each question. Topics include America, International Politics, Hollywood, Women, Modern Art, Baseball, Taxes, etc.

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Photo Detail - Philippe Halsman - The Frenchman
Philippe Halsman The Frenchman

Price $45
Sale Price $32

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Ref.# 9179

Medium Book

Mount softbound

Photo Date 1949  Print Date 1949

Dimensions 9-1/4 x 6-7/8 in. (235 x 175 mm)

Photo Country France

Photographer Country United States (USA)


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