MARCEL MARCEAU : Master of Mime

By: Martin, Ben

Price: $19.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good +


Unpaginated (approx. 150pp.). B/white and colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain grey boards undamaged. Previous owner's name and date (1981) to half-title page, else leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a closed tear to rear flap fold, minor edgewear, a couple of tiny closed tears, and mild fading to an area of text on front panel (first red letters of Master of Mime). From the jacket flap: "This unique picture book emerged from the warm friendship between Marcel Marceau and Ben Martin, photographer and journalist . . . In his introduction, Ben Martin pays homage to the work and personality of a great artist, discussing his life, his influences, his philosophy . . . His brilliant photographs depict the private as well as the public image, the moments of relaxation and recreation at home as well as the highly charged actions of rehearsal and performance. And throughout he has captured the thousand and one gestures and expressions which constitute Marceau's silent eloquence." Book weight approx. 670g. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: MARCEL MARCEAU : Master of Mime

Author Name: Martin, Ben

Categories: Performing Arts, Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First U.K. Edition.

Publisher: London, Paddington Press: 1978

ISBN Number: 0709205112

ISBN Number 13: 9780709205111

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 011115

Keywords: MARCEL MARCEAU, BIOGRAPHY, PORTRAITS, MIMES, FRANCE