Jerome, Jerome K.
Title THE PASSING OF THE THIRD FLOOR BACK: An Idle Play
Book Condition Traces of pale stain to lower edge of front cover and scattered within, else very nearly fine; in a printed dust jacket with a corresponding patch of stain to lower front, chip to upper front flap, and some light edgewear, nicking and rubbing.
Edition First U.S. edition. Gilt-lettered blue cloth shelfback over marbled pale blue boards; printed dust jacket.
Publisher New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1921.
Seller ID 40507.00
The author of the immortal THREE MEN IN A BOAT was also noted in his time for this rather serious, allegorical play. Filmed in 1935 with Conrad Veidt as the Christ-like "Stranger" from a script co-written by Alma Reville--Mrs. Alfred Hitchcock.
Plays and Playwrights. English Literature.