First edition. Octavo in Margaret Armstrong designed dark green boards decorated in gilt, light green leaves and red roses.212 pp. With 18 full page photographic plates from the stage production and a facsimile of the 1892 opening night announcement from the Lyceum Theatre. A tight, bright, fine example. "Captain Lettarblair" was an successful three-act comedy that debuted in August, 1892 at New York's Lyceum Theatre, starring E.H. Sothern in the title role as a captain in the Royal Irish Fusilliers (his facsimilr signed portrait en role is the frontispiece of the book. Very scarce in the original edition and a very pretty book with the floral Armstrong cover design. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Captain Letterblair (Illustrated with ...
Publisher: Bobbs Merrill
Publication Date: 1906
Book Condition: fine
Edition: First edition
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