The Plays of Bernard Shaw
The Plays of Bernard Shaw
The Plays of Bernard Shaw

SHAW, Bernard. The Plays of Bernard Shaw.

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SHAW, Bernard. The Plays of Bernard Shaw. London: Constable and Company, Ltd., 1927.

Small 8vos, 12 vols; blue roan-covered limp boards, spines lettered and fully decorated in gilt; author's facsimile signature to upper boards; with blue ribbon markers; housed in the original publisher's velvet-lined drop-fronted wooden box; Saint Joan with a frontis photograph of the author on heavy stock behind tissue guard; slight rubbing to corners; ribbon markers a little frayed, one or two detached; triangular patch of sunning to upper cover of 'Saint Joan', otherwise a lovely clean set, internally, complete in the original box which has sustained a little wear and dusting to the cloth at extremities and along hinge; a superior example of this charming set, nonetheless.
First reprint of this pocket edition. Comprised of:
1. Saint Joan & The Shewing-Up of Blanco Posnet.
2. Man and Superman with The Revolutionist's Handbook and Maxims for
Revolutionists.
3. John Bulls Other Island & How he Lied to her Husband & Major Barbara.
4. Translations and Tomfooleries.
5. Back to Methuselah.
6. Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant (Vol I. Unpleasant - Widower's Houses, The Philanderer, Mrs Warren's Profession).
7. Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant (Vol II. Pleasant - Arms and the Man, Candida, The Man of Destiny, You Can Never Tell)
8. Three Plays for Puritans (The Devils Disciple & Caesar and Cleopatra & Captain Brassbounds Conversion)
9.Misalliance & The Dark Lady of the Sonnets & Fanny's First Play.
10. Heartbreak House & Great Catherine & Playlets of the War.
11. Androcles and the Lion & Overruled & Pygmalion.
12. The Doctors Dilemma & Getting Married.

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