Back to Methuselah. A Metabiological Pentateuch. Bernard SHAW, George.

Back to Methuselah. A Metabiological Pentateuch.

London: Constable, 1921. First Edition. First Impression. (18cm); olive green cloth covered boards titled in gilt on spine; dustjacket; 267pp. Small bump inside front cover (publisher's flaw); minor spot of soil to front cover; faint offsetting inside covers; Very Good+. The dustjacket has small spot of soil to the front panel; toning to the spine; chipping to the spine ends with shallow loss; Vey Good+.

This play is from the Puliter Prize winning author's "...second main dramatic period... brings in once more the idea of the Life Force". A series of five plays, they were first performed in 1922 by the New York Theatre Guild at the old Garrick Theatre in New York City and, in Britain, at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre in 1923. (from nobelprize.org); BROWNING, p. 598; KUNITZ and HAYCRAFT, p.1270.

Price: $75.00

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