Document, signed ("Owen Wister"), being an agreement between Paramount and Wister. Owen Wister.
Document, signed ("Owen Wister"), being an agreement between Paramount and Wister

Film Rights to The Virginian

Document, signed ("Owen Wister"), being an agreement between Paramount and Wister.

Philadelphia: May 4, 1929.

2 pp., docketed. Film Rights to The Virginian. Tan wrappers bound with brass brads, with title typed on upper wrapper, and file stamp of “Paramount Famous Lasky Corp” on upper cover, docketed by Paramount, light creasing and toning Item #252025

Wister sells the motion picture rights to THE VIRGINIAN to Paramount, who filmed it the following year with Gary Cooper in the lead. THE VIRGINIAN is considered the first cowboy novel.

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