[MALCOLM X]. LEE, Spike and Ralph WILEY. By Any Means Necessary: The Trials and Tribulations of the Making of Malcolm X. New York: Hyperion, 1992.

8vo. Half-title, photographic plates from film production. Original publisher's wrappers (very lightly bumped corners). 

FIRST EDITION of director Spike Lee's (b. 1957) memoir of making the 1992 critically-acclaimed film Malcolm X starring Denzel Washington in the titular role. Co-written by Ralph Wiley (1952-2004) best known for his sports writing career but was also a well-regarded author on race. SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS Spike Lee and Ralph Wiley on the half-title. 

Provenance:Property from the Collection of Eric Majette Jr.

Estimate: $300 - $500

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