Three Comedies, 1923 by Louis Evan Shipman
Three Comedies, 1923 by Louis Evan Shipman (1869-1933), with a "Prefatory Greeting" by Percy MacKaye includes these plays:
- On Parole
- The Fountain of Youth
- Fools Errant
Shipman, minor playwright, writer, editor, was an occasional contributor to Broadway theater but never with outstanding success. All of his Three Comedies appeared on Broadway.
Based on our research, this is the only copy of this antiquarian hardcover book from 1923 currently available for purchase online; it is therefore a rare and highly collectible anthology.
The book is in worn antique condition with a weak binding for a few pages at the beginning and damage to the spine with a ragged top and a small cutout near the bottom. Otherwise, the book is firm, no marks or tears, pages have age related browning. No dust jacket.
It measures 6 1/4 inches by 8 1/2 inches by 1 inch and has 334 pages.