American Passion Play, 1970 Louis L. Williams
American Passion Play A Study and A History, 1970 by Louis L. Williams is a first edition paperback.
Starting with the origins of Passion Plays illustrated by the Passion Play of Oberammergau, this book with 40 illustrations explores the dramatization of the life of Christ, used by Christians throughout history, now recognized in modern theater as the Passion Play.
The author follows in detail the people involved, their major productions and the main scenes and characters in the American Passion Play.
There are 40 black and white and beautiful colored illustrations to enhance the history. Well researched!
The American Passion Play started as an Easter Pageant in 1924.
This paperback book is in excellent vintage condition--no marks or tears, very strong binding with well selected heavy paper.
The book measures 5 1/2 inches by 8 1/4 inches by 7/8 inch. It has 431 pages.