(Tree, Herbert Beerbohm). Pearson, Hesketh
Title BEERBOHM TREE: His Life and Laughter
Book Condition Light offsetting to endsheets, some mild wear, else near fine in a pictorial dust jacket that shows some negligible rubbing and edgewear. Illustrated with 23 halftone plates. Indexes, list of productions. A nice copy!
Edition First edition.
Publisher London: Methuen and Co. Ltd, (1956).
0837156998 / 9780837156996
Seller ID 34057.00
Lively and engrossing biography of the legendary British actor-manager, who originated the role of Henry Higgins in Shaw's PYGMALION. Pearson entertainingly limned most of the literary giants of the age, including Shaw, Wilde, Dickens and Scott.
Theatre Biography. Actors and Acting. England.