Title Doctors Recommend It! An Abbey Theatrer Tonic in 12 Doses.
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition Limited First Edition
Publisher Dublin Printed for the Subscribers by Colm O'Lochlainn 1930
Seller ID 005614
One of 500 copies. Printed for the Subscribers by Colm O. Lochlainn at the sign of the Three Candles. Oblong 4to. 25 by 31 cm. Unpaginated, twelve plates with black and white drawings by Plunkett of plays performed at the Abbey Theatre. The facing page names the play and who from it is being caricatured. Plays include Yeats' "The Hour Glass", Synge's "The Playboy of the Western World", Lady Gregory's "Dervorgilla", Lennox Robinson's "The Whiteheaded Boy", O'Casey's "The Plough and the Stars". The best-known today of the repertory actors is Barry Fitzgerald. Other actors include Eileen Crown, Michael Scott, F. J. McCormick, Arthur Shields, etc. Uncommon in commerce. A handsome copy, with only the lightest of wear.