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    ELAINE (American 20th Century)
    Too Sweet to Die (A John Easy Mystery), paperback cover, 1972
    Watercolor on board
    20 x 12 in.
    Signed lower left
    This illustration appeared on the cover of Ron Goulart's John Easy mystery, Too Sweet to Die, Ace Books, 1972.

    "The Hollywood dick and the girl the gorillas wanted -- the cast of characters: John Easy, the swinging, VW-driving, Hollywood private eye, the man in the gorilla suit, the ex-legislator with the fag secretary, and the thug pals. The doctor who directed the Howl Therapy clinic, the Fellini" of skin flicks and his harem of sexpots, and Jill Jeffers , the girl who was Too Sweet to Die."


    Condition Report*: The art board has an overall size of 23.5 x 15 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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