The Curtain. A Monthly Review of The Drama.

£180.00

Scarce 1920’s Theatrical Journal. HOPE, Charles [Editor]. The Curtain. A Monthly Review of The Drama. 6 volumes. (Volume 1. No. 1 – Volume 6 No. 72). (Occasional light spotting, contents mostly clean and in good condition). Publisher’s green, brown, grey, orange, blue and purple cloth (some staining, scratching and denting to rear board of volume 5, a few nicks and scuffs, corners bumped heads and tails of spines dented, otherwise good). Folio. [London: The Curtain, 1922-27].

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Scarce 1920’s Theatrical Journal.

HOPE, Charles [Editor]. The Curtain. A Monthly Review of The Drama. 6 volumes. (Volume 1. No. 1 – Volume 6 No. 72). (Occasional light spotting, contents mostly clean and in good condition). Publisher’s green, brown, grey, orange, blue and purple cloth (some staining, scratching and denting to rear board of volume 5, a few nicks and scuffs, corners bumped heads and tails of spines dented, otherwise good). Folio. [London: The Curtain, 1922-27].

A fascinating insight and fund of information into 1920’s theatrical performances and the world of the theatre, with many reviews and anecdotes, each volume includes a copious index, which makes for easy cross referencing. Presented for sale are a 6 volume run [1922-1927] of a publication that ran to 11 volumes, continuing until 1932. Sir John Gielgud gets a mention in one of his very early stage performances; a 1924 production of Romeo and Juliet!

Provenance: Publisher’s headed notepaper loosely inserted.

A scarce publication.

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Additional information

Weight 4.45 kg
Dimensions 30 × 23 × 11 cm
Publication Name

The Curtain

Language

English

Issue Type

Monthly

Subject

Theatrical Journal

Date

1922-27

Modification Description

Bound

Region

Europe

Country of Manufacture

United Kingdon