William Faulkner

Bonhams to Offer Exceedingly Rare Film Manuscripts by Faulkner and Traven

Los Angeles—A few of the highlights of the Fine Books & Manuscripts Sale at Bonhams Los Angeles (to be simulcast in New York) include a unique collection of recently uncovered, rare film manuscripts from modern American literary figures. A mimeographed manuscript of William Faulkner’s "dialogued treatment" for Drums Along the Mohawk (est. $15,000-20,000), is new to the market, and scholars have long argued the extent of his work and involvement in filmmaking.