A modern verse play about the search for meaning, in which a psychiatrist is the catalyst for the action. "An authentic modern masterpiece" (New York ...Show synopsisA modern verse play about the search for meaning, in which a psychiatrist is the catalyst for the action. "An authentic modern masterpiece" (New York Post). "Eliot really does portray real-seeming characters. He cuts down his poetic effects to the minimum, and then finally rewards us with most beautiful poetry" (Stephen Spender).Hide synopsis
Description:Fair. Fair hardcover. No DJ. Pages are clean and unmarked....Fair. Fair hardcover. No DJ. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show edge wear with rubbing/light scuffing. Bumped corners. Ring stains on rear. Binding is tight, hinges strong. Parts of DJ glued to inside rear cover and end paper.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
Description:Good in poor dust jacket. 170 p. HARDCOVER with brodart cover on...Good in poor dust jacket. 170 p. HARDCOVER with brodart cover on d.j. but a first from Faber and Faber a British publisher. Condition of dust jacket. I put 'poor' on it because the spine is okay but the top of the d.j. is torn with 3 small tears. It is a gray and red with black lettering. Physical cover is a forest green with full cloth cover and only where the tear show on the tears is it funned..
Description:Very good in very good dust jacket. A rare collectible in good...Very good in very good dust jacket. A rare collectible in good condition. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 194 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white. Audience: General/trade.
Description:Very Good in Good jacket. Size: 5 3/4 X 8 3/4; FIRST AMERICAN...Very Good in Good jacket. Size: 5 3/4 X 8 3/4; FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, Copyright 1950, Impression [i-8-58]. Harcourt, Brace and Company. USED. NOT AN EXLIB ITEM. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ GOOD CONDITION PRICE-CLIPPED DUST JACKET. Jacket shows a little wear and spine is a little sunned. A comedy in 3 acts by T.S. Eliot. TONY AWARD WINNER. Elements of the play are based on "Aclestis", an ancient Greek play by Euripedes. A story about the complexities of human relationships. A "drawing room" comedy that employs absurdity and themes on religion to make its points. First performed at the Edinburgh Festival, August, 1949. Will ship from United States.
Description:Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 8vo; 190,  pages First...Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 8vo; 190,  pages First Edition/early printing with pp 35-36 not on a cancel leaf, code symbols on copyright page, however pp 94 typo not corrected Gallup A55b. Near Fine Condition in Very Good, lightly edge-worn dust-jacket with light tanning; Mr. Eliot's first play since The Family Reunion (1939), and his first verse since Four Quartets (1943). The London drawing-room of Edward and Lavinia Chamberlayne, whose marriage is breaking up, is the setting of all but one scene in the play. Act Two takes place in a consulting room of a psychiatrist.
Description:Collectible: Very Good in Very Good jacket. 1950 Harcourt first...Collectible: Very Good in Very Good jacket. 1950 Harcourt first edition Hardcover. Clean and tight in original black cloth binding in original dustjacket (not clipped) with the cancel leaf at pp 35-36 Price intact jacket shows very light shelfwear. Please email for photos.
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