Stunt Man: The Autobiography of Yakima Canutt
Canutt, Yakima; with Oliver Drake

Stunt Man: The Autobiography of Yakima Canutt

Canutt, Yakima, with Oliver Drake. Stunt Man: The Autobiography of Yakima Canutt. NY: Walker 1979. 1st ed. 252p, ca. 40 photos. Good hardcover in d.j. (ex-lib., with usual marks). Condition details on request. Owner's neat ink name on front endpaper and one bottom page margin. ** Lively-behind-the-scenes life of the legendary Hollywood stunt horseman, who directed the action or stunted in Gone with the Wind, Stagecoach, Ben Hur, and many other movies (see photo 2 for full list). Canutt received an Oscar, for "his achievements and safety standards in devising stunts," many of which are detailed in the book. A good read for teens, too. (Item ID: 15940)

$40.00

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