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The Best Plays of 1899 [- 2003]. Edited by Burns Mantle [John Chapman, Louis Kronenberger,Henry Hewes, Otis L. Guernsey, Jr, Jeffrey Eric Jenkins]. 86 volumes

Mantle, Burns (et al) ; [Gershwin, Ira -owner]

Published by Dodd, Mead, New York, 2003
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A solid century-plus run of this essential anthology, comprising two decennial volumes, (1899-1909 and 1909-1919), and annual volumes from 1919-2003. Good to fine condition. Dust jackets are not present for the years from 1899-1909 (#1) through 1948-1949 (#32). Dust jackets are present for all issues from 1949-1950 (#33) through 2002-2003 (#86). The set is from Ira Gershwin's library (the subscription continued after his death) and his ownership signature appears in fourteen volumes. The 1927-28 voume contains Dubose Heyward's play "Porgy". Please inquire for a detailed inventory. Extra shipping charge to be applied. Bookseller Inventory # 29528

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Title: The Best Plays of 1899 [- 2003]. Edited by ...

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York

Publication Date: 2003

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First editions.

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