Dodd, 1950. Item #48070
CHAPMAN, John. THE BURNS MANTLE BEST PLAYS OF 1949-1950. With Illustrations. NY: Dodd, Mead, 1950. 8vo., black cloth with paper title labels. First Edition. Signed presentation by Chapman on front endpaper: "Dear Margaret Shand, this book will make you like the Killiloo bird, which flies backward. It won't tell you where you're going, but you can see where you've been. John Chapman. October 26, 1950." Contains "The Member Of The Wedding" by Carson McCullers; "The Cocktail Party" by T.S. Eliot; and "Come Back Little Sheba" by William Inge- among other plays. Very Good (little browning spine & some wear head of spine). $50.00.