The Play and Its Critic Essays for Eric Bentley, 1986 Ed Michael Bertin
The Play and Its Critic Essays for Eric Bentley, 1986, a collection of 20 essays, was edited by Michael Bertin to celebrate Bentley's 70th Birthday.
This collection by many of the best known scholars of the day show Bentley's importance to American theater as performer, translator and theoretician.
Includes essays by Jacques Barzun, Bernard Beckerman, Albert Bermel, Herbert Blau, Robert Brustein, Ruby Cohn, Martin Esslin, Daniel Gerould, Stanley Kaufmann, Jan Kott, C.S. Lewis.
Most of the essay were written for this celebratory volume. English born in September 1916 Bentley has celebrated his 102nd birthday
This hardcover book is in very good condition-- no marks or tears, strong as new binding, clean text and unblemished dust jacket. Very slight foxing.
The book measures 8 3/4 inches by 5 1/2 inches by 1 1/4 inches and has 349 pages. It is hardcover 1st edition.