Immoment Toys, A Survey of Light Entertainment on the London Stage, 1920 - 1943.

London: Jonathan Cape, 1927. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed copy to Thomas Quinn Curtiss with long inscription at ffep, signed and dated March 20, 1945 at ffep in which the author describes a French actress whose mother would always proclaim, after her daughter's performance "Mieux que Sarah! (meaning "better than Sarah", referring to Sarah Bernhardt. The author concludes the inscription by referring to this book as "Mieux que George Jean Nathan!" . Sml 8vo, 264pp. Green cloth with silver gilt title at spine. In the original dj, mylar protected, with title in red at off white spine. Dj slt toned at top edges and spine, & sml chips to top of spine. Internally, very good. Item #14310

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