142 p. Hardcover cloth with dust jacket, only a slight edgewear to D/J. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : The Zoo Story and Other Plays. The Death of ...
Éditeur : Jonathan Cape. London
Date d'édition : 1962
Edition : Første udgave.
Description du livre Cape, GB, 1962. Hardback. État : VG. Etat de la jaquette : No DW. 15th Printing. Previous owners pencil notes at rear of book and on some text pages. Name of owner at front of book. N° de réf. du libraire t48.208
Description du livre Jonathan Cape. London, 1962. First edition. UK. DW. Margins of pages browned o/w near fine in v. sl. dulled wrapper. N° de réf. du libraire 33547
Description du livre Jonathan Cape,, London:, 1962. ALBEE, Edward. THE ZOO STORY and Other Plays. (The American Dream, The Death of Bessie Smith and The Sandbox). (Introduction by Edward Albee). Small octavo, blue cloth stamped in silver, 142 pages. Publisher's advance review slip laid into the book (uncommon thus). Edward Albee (1928-2016), American dramatist, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Drama (three times): A Delicate Balance (1967), Seascape (1975) and Three Tall Women (1994) and a Tony Award for Best Play (two times): Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1963), and The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? (2002). A near fine copy in very good dust jacket. Pictorial dust jacket, with jacket design by Germano Farcetti (reproducing photograph of Edward Albee on front panel), has light tanning on spine, light soiling on front and rear panels, else quite bright. First edition (of this selection); advance review copy, collecting four plays by Edward Albee, with three-page introduction by Albee (written especially for this 1962 Jonathan Cape first edition); author's first book. N° de réf. du libraire 81622