Hollywood: The Petersen Company, [ca. 1980s]. ,122, leaves. Quarto. Mechanically reproduced typescript, printed on rectos only. Bolt bound in gilt flexible binder (produced by Barbara's Place). Ink name and contact phone number on title, otherwise about fine. Item #WRCLIT71240
The first draft of this original screenplay for an unproduced bio-pic about the life of the jazz figure. Some references suggest that this project enjoyed the serious interest of Martin Sheen, but was shelved due to the 1991 film by Pupi Avati.