3 Plays by Major American Playwrights Late 1920s
3 acting edition paperback plays by Major American Playwrights of late 1920s-1930s: Robert Emmett Sherwood and Philip Barry.
Plays are: In a Garden, 1924, The Road to Rome, 1927, and Spring Dance, 1929 - early successes to establish the playwrights. As G B Shaw once said: "The theater is always now." Later it becomes history, ready for stage review by readers and actors.
Established in the early 19th century, Samuel French publishers still retains its reputation for putting copies of the latest New York stage successes in the hands of theater companies eager to produce popular plays.Acting editions get rough treatment. These copies have numerous written remarks, rough edges throughout, and worn covers, BUT they all have remarkably strong bindings.
These books measure 5 inches by 7 1/4 inches by near 1/2 inch. With texts, stage designs, New York casts and assorted advertising they have near 100 pages each.