David Belasco,, [New York, 1925. Card Covers. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Issued in card box which has a good amount of wear especially to corners and sides 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 179 p. Endpapers are grubby in the margins. DW is part of book as issued.
34 stunning halftone plates from photographs of scenes from Belasco's production of the play, with portraits of the producer, the translator and leading actors, each with printed facing guard tissue (some with excerpts from the play) Each photographic plate has a tissue guard, and on that tissue is printed an extract of the dialogue concerning the photograph
Includes a tribute to Belasco by S.H. Church, sketch of Deburau by Belasco, press notices, and production credits, including cast, and interview with Belasco from The New York Morning Telegraph, August 9, 1925. White Studios was founded by Luther S. White (1857-1936); its chief stage photographer was George Lucas. It was Broadway's leading photographer of stage productions during the period of its operations. Handsomely printed on cream colored rag paper with rough cut edges. David Belasco bookplate to fep