Category: Modern First Editions

ANDROCLES AND THE LION, OVERRULED and PYGMALION Stock code: 12357

Author / Artist:

Shaw, George Bernard

Description:

First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original green cloth with gilt titles lacking the rare dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding square and clean with a little bumping at the spine tips. The contents are entirely complete and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. The endpapers are darkened otherwise clean and bright throughout. An attractive copy.

Price:

£125.00

Notes:

This volume contains the first printing of Pygmalion. The play was the later filmed twice, the first in 1938 starring and directed by Leslie Howard and more famously in 1964 under the title My Fair Lady starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, directed by George Cukor.