MAGIC CURTAIN the story of a life in two fields, theatre and invention by the founder of the theatre guild

Langner, Lawrence

Published by E. P. Dutton & Company, 1951
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Title: MAGIC CURTAIN the story of a life in two ...
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company
Publication Date: 1951
Illustrator: Photographs (Black & White)
Edition: First Edition

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Book Description E.P. Dutton, New York, 1951. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good-. First Edition. Purple cloth, gold lettering, decorated endpapers, 498 pages, index, 8 appendices, frontispiece and 50 pages of b/w photographs. Book has light scuff marks on rear cover. DJ soiled and scraped on front, chips out front corners and spine top. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 001118

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Book Description E P Dutton, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First Edition.. Type: Hard Back A Story Press Book. Stated First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover Book in Very Good Condition with Fair Dust Jacket. Mylar jacket cover. Illustrated with 113 Photographs in Gravure. Handsome, solid volume bound in burgundy cloth with gilt titling and design on spine, blind-stamped design on front of theatre curtain. Clean and unmarked, top and bottom edges rubbed, lightly sunned along upper edge. Lower front corner bumped. Endpapers with gray and white sketch of Proposed Shakespeare Festival Theatre and Academy, Westport, Connecticut. Pages very clean, no markings, lightly and evenly toned. Red and white jacket with theatre curtain design is rubbed, through color in places, upper edge ragged with piece missing from spine head, lower edge chipped with triangular piece missing from lower corner. Now well protected with clear archival cover. An autobiography of the founder of The Theatre Guild, Lawrence Langner (1890-1962), who was born in Wales and emigrated to the United States to spend his working life in the U.S. His book is filled with information and alive with the prominent personalities of the greatest era of the American Theatre and also American invention. In 1918 he took the first steps in forming The Theatre Guild-there is a complete list of the Guild productions in the book and also those at the Westport Country Playhouse. The story of the life of an amazingingly talented man. 498 pages. 6.5 x 9.75 x 6.5 inches. E P Dutton & Co., New York, 1951. Bookseller Inventory # 015357

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Book Description hardcover. Illustrated with 113 photographs in gravure. 498pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc, 1951. Very good. DUP in Drama-Good copy in a good torn and tattered dust wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 43349

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Book Description Dutton, 1951. 1st Good HC many photos. Bookseller Inventory # 2552

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Book Description E. P. Dutton, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+ sunned. No DJ. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Stated First Edition. Lightwear from age & use. Spine mildly; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 498 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 11383

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Book Description E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, NY, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 113 B/W Photos (illustrator). First Edition. (full book description) E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, NY, 1951. 1st Edition 1st Printing, VG+/Good, Hard Cover, w/Dust Jacket. Size=6.5"x9.5", 498pgs(Index). 113 B/W Photos. DJ chipped/torn head & foot of spine, 3/8" DJ chip top fore-edge, top page ends dulled, o.w. clean, tight & bright. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. Contents in Near Fine condition. SELLING WORLDWIDE SINCE 1987. WE PACK WITH GREAT CARE, 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES!. Book. Bookseller Inventory # CONROY154304I

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Book Description E. P. Dutton & Co., New York, New York, U.S.A., 1951. Hard Cover -. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First edition / 1st Printing Used. First edition / First printing. Good in Fair dust jacket. Book : top & bottom of spine are sunned. Jacket : spine is completely faded, missing top 1/2 inch of spine, chipped at bottom of spine & corners, a 1/4 x 1/4 inch chip on the top edge of the front panel near spine. This copy is signed on the front endpaper by actor, John C. Becher. 16 x 24cm. hard cover. 498pp. Signed & Dated By Actors. Bookseller Inventory # 0791448

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Book Description E.P. Dutton, NY, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. x, 450pp+ appendices and index. Very good hardback in a slightly shelfworn jacket that has a small spot of loss to the head of the spine. Bookseller Inventory # 22460

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Book Description E. P. Dutton, New York, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: very good. First edition, as stated. 6 1/2 X 9 1/2 inches. xi, 498 pages. Maroon cloth with gilt letering & decoration on spine. "First Edition" stated on copyright page. Condition of the book is Very Good; Text & illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. Condition of the dust jacket is Very Good; Some loss at spine ends, light foxing on rear cover, not price-clipped ($6.60), in new mylar wrapper. Drama STK 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 11304

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Book Description E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, NY, 1951. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 113 B/W Photos (illustrator). First Edition. (full book description) E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, NY, 1951. 1st Edition 1st Printing, VG+/Fair, Hard Cover, w/Dust Jacket. Size=6.5"x9.5", 498pp(Index). 113 B/W Photos. DJ nicked and chipped on top edge & has a tapemended (on inside) 8"long DJ tear across spine & front cover & an ink gift note on Half Title Page, o.w. clean & tight. Contents are bright. SELLING WORLDWIDE SINCE 1987. WE PACK WITH GREAT CARE, 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES!. Book. Bookseller Inventory # CONROY116557I

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