HENSON, JIM, MILTON BERLE, & CHRISTOPHER FINCH. Of Muppets and Men - By Christopher Finch. New York: Muppet Press - Alfred A.
Signed presentation copy and inscribed fully in the hand of Jim Henson to classic comedian Milton Berle. Inscribed: Christmas 1981, To Milton, with our love, Kermit the Frog - Jim & Dave & all the gang. Dave in the inscription is Dave Laser who was executive producer of The Muppets Show. Television, the greatest star of early television.Nicknamed Uncle Miltie, he had an amazing career including acting starting in the silent era film, vaudeville, radio, stage, standup. Milton Berle had a very memorable episode on The Muppets Show including a wonderfully comic scene of the two old men Muppets, the old men, Statler and Waldorf, who heckle Berle from their comedy box. Berle got along well with Henson and the Muppets crew, and they invited him to appear in the first Muppets feature motion picture - The Muppet Movie. A coffee table sized (11 x12 inches). A terrific illustrated history of The Muppets Show with an excellent text. Fine in a fine dust jacket. The item "MUPPETS BOOK SIGNED BY JIM HENSON TO MILTON BERLE A MUPPETS SHOW STAR" is in sale since Friday, February 16, 2018. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "catstarbuck" and is located in Santa Barbara, California. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Australia, Japan, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Hong Kong, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Egypt, Jordan, Cambodia, Sri lanka, Macao, Maldives, Oman, Pakistan, Reunion.