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Lot #699
American Theater

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Signed book: A Pictorial History of the American Theatre: 100 Years—1860-1960. NY: Bonanza Books, 1960. Hardcover, 9.25 x 12.5, 384 pages. Signed inside in ink or fountain pen over 100 times by 69 classic performers and producers of the American stage, including: Vivien Leigh (2), John Alexander, Richard Arlen, Orson Bean (2), Sidney Blackmer, Vivian Blaine (3), Eileen Brennan, Carol Burnett (2), Kitty Carlisle (5), Jack Cassidy, Carol Channing, Claudette Colbert, Barbara Cook (2), Elisha Cook, Jr. (2), Denise Darcel, Howard Da Silva, Jack Dempsey, Colleen Dewhurst, Ludwig Donath, Robert Drivas, Jimmy Durante (2), Robert Elston, Faye Emerson, Michael Evans, Mary Fickett, Paul Ford (2), Arlene Francis, Eva Gabor, Betty Garrett (2), Larry Gates, Marjorie Gateson (2), Jack Gilford, Hermione Gingold (2), Dorothy Gish (11), Ruth Gordon, Tammy Grimes, Carol Haney, Russell Hardie (5), Frances Heflin, Van Heflin (2), Anne Jackson, Conrad Janis, Walter Kerr, Judson Laire, Paula Laurence, Howard Lindsay, Paul Lukas, Gordon MacRae, Mary Martin (2), Darren McGavin, Kay Medford (2), Julie Newmar, Nancy Olson, Geraldine Page (3), Jane Pickens (2), Christopher Plummer (2), William Prince, Cyril Ritchard (2), Buddy Rogers, Sylvia Sidney, Patricia Smith, Lionel Stander, Rod Steiger, Dorothy Stickney, Susan Strasberg, Sophie Tucker, Rudy Vallee, Dick Van Patten, and Nancy Walker. In very good to fine condition, with damage to the spine and wear to the slightly loose covers; inner pages are all fine and clean.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #539 - Ended November 07, 2018