Rain: A Play in Three Acts, Founded on W. Somerset Maugham's Story "Miss Thompson" W. Somerset MAUGHAM, John Colton, Clemence Randolph.

Rain: A Play in Three Acts, Founded on W. Somerset Maugham's Story "Miss Thompson"

New York: Boni & Liveright, 1923. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (19.5cm); blue cloth with paper title-label titled in black on the spine; dustjacket; 236pp. Rubbing to the spine ends and extremities; 1 cm. tear to the crown; mildly toned title label; adhesive shadow from a removed bookplate inside the front cover; Very Good+. The dustjacket has been trimmed; it is unclipped (priced $2.00) with chipping and nicks to the extremities; extensive tape repair along spine ends, joints and folds on recto and verso; Good. The play was originally produced at the Greek Theater on May 12, 1925 starring Olga Lindo. The story has been the basis of three films: Sadie Thompson (1928), a silent film starring Gloria Swanson; Rain (1932), a film starring Joan Crawford and Miss Sadie Thompson (1953), a film starring Rita Hayworth. STOTT E5-6.

Price: $200.00

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