Title THE ECCENTRICITIES OF A NIGHTINGALE and SUMMER AND SMOKE
Book Condition Narrow band of fading to the upper and lower edges of the pale purple cloth covers, else fine; in an age-darkened (especially to spine) dust jacket that shows wear along the spine and flap folds, and some shallow nicking at spine ends.
Edition First edition. Jacket art by Alvin Lustig.
Publisher (New York): New Directions, (1948).
Seller ID 41407.00
NIGHTINGALE was Williams's radical rethinking of SUMMER AND SMOKE, and his planned substitute for it, but the original play's success eclipsed the revision; both scripts continue to be produced, and both have been filmed.
Plays and Playwrights. American Literature. Books into Film.