The Commitments. Signed by Movie Cast Members (1987)

Author: Roddy Doyle

Book ID: 68284

Price: 2,500.00

The Commitments. Dublin: King Farouk Publishing, 1987. First Edition. Pictorial stiff wrappers. A fine bright copy of this fragile publication. Housed in a collector’s solander box.

A unique copy, Signed by ten of the cast members from the Alan Parker movie, including the director.

Doyle published this edition of 3000 copies himself of which only 800 were sold. It became a collector’s item after the success of the critically acclaimed movie by Alan Parker (released in 1991).

With related ephemera included: Invitation card to a private screening of the movie at the Savoy Cinema, Dublin, 21st June, 1990. Inscribed by Alan Parker with photograph of the cast to front. Booklet entitled ‘A Tosser’s Glossary’ listing slang words and illustrated with photographs. A Call Sheet for a recording of the band at the ‘Waterfront Café’ Dublin, September, 1991. 

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