Lanham, Maryland: Vestal Press, Inc., 1998.
First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Michael F. Blake to title page. 9 1/4" X 6". xviii, 218pp. Mild shelfwear and some dust spotting to unclipped pictorial dust jacket. Black Morocco-grain cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Mild shelfwear to binding, with gentle bumping to head and tail of spine. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A presentable first printing of this comprehensive account of the films of silent film star Lon Chaney, including a detailed listing of unrealized film projects, miscellaneous apparancs in various newsreels of the day, and Chaney's film biography, Man of a Thousand Faces, signed by Lon Chaney's leading biographer, the 60-year veteran of the film industry, Michael F. Blake. Very good / very good. Item #6169