WILLIAMSON, Alice M. Alice in Movieland.
(London): A,M Philpot Limited, 1927. First edition. Octavo. 265 pages. A satirical narrative of life in Hollywood in the 1920s. The work was as serialised in the magazine Picture Show. According to the magazine ‘the popular authoress [had] lately visited Hollywood where she had the entree to all the studios and met the most famous cinema stars. Here she describes not only their personalities in racy or intimate detail, but takes us behind the scenes, and tells the secret of their screen successes’. Illustrated with 25 black and white photographic plates. A very good copy in red cloth with black lettering. Lacks the scarce dustwrapper.
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