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Babylon revisited: a screenplay by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (1896-1940) was an American fiction writer, screenwriter, and essayist. He is most famously known for his third novel The Great Gatsby, described as the Great American Novel.

This collection contains a photocopy of a typescript of his screenplay Babylon Revisited for Lester Cowan Productions. Inscribed: "Dear Robin, This is a copy of the last completed work of F. Scott Fitzgerald..." and signed by Lester Cowan. Adapted from the short story of the same name.