Item #019747 M.G.M.'s Technicolor Ziegfeld Follies Promotional Booklet.

M.G.M.'s Technicolor Ziegfeld Follies Promotional Booklet.

Hollywood/New York: MGM/Ellison B. Greenstone, Publishers. Wraps. Good. Item #019747

no date, circa 1945. Illustrated wraps. 20 pp., including covers. Black and white photos and color illustrations throughout. A booklet issued to be sold in theaters to accompany the musical film, Ziegfeld Follies, released in 1946. The movie starred Lucille Ball, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Judy Garland, Esther Williams, Lena Horne and many others, offering a combination of musical, dance and comedy numbers. The movie was a popular and critical success, but due to production costs, ended up losing money. GOOD condition. Covers soiled and toned, with some staining and discoloration. Several chips and tears along the edges, with minor loss to the wrappers. Covers splitting along the upper and lower hinges, being somewhat tenuously attached. A 2 ½ by 3 inch piece of the upper corner of the third leaf torn off, with some loss of text. Tape repair/stain present to the upper and lower inside rear cover.

Price: $45.00