It Took Nine Tailors: An Autobiography

It Took Nine Tailors: An Autobiography


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The Hollywood actor recounts life from his 1890 birth in Pittsburgh, through days spent working in his father's restaurants, early troubles breaking into the acting world, to detailed stories of breaking into movies and climbing the ladder to leading man. Foreword by Clark Gable.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Whittlesey House/McGraw-Hill
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1948
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Details:
    ix, 238 p. 24 cm. 39 b&w photos. Grey cloth hardcover in mylar-covered scarce illustrated dustjacket. Tears and chips to jacket edges. Signed by Menjou on front free endpaper. Small bookseller label on front pastedown and bookplate of former owner (Kent Herrington?) on front free endpaper.