• Fine Printed Books and Manuscr auction at Christies

    Sale 2227

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    4 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 153

    WILLIAMS, Tennessee. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. New York: New Directions, 1955.

    Price Realised  

    WILLIAMS, Tennessee. Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. New York: New Directions, 1955.

    8o. Original tan cloth; dust jacket after a design by Alvin Lustig (some very minor scuffing to back cover); cloth slipcase.

    FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING, without the credit to the New York Times on the verso of the title leaf and without the mention on p. xii of Jo Mielziner and Lucinda Ballard, who designed the costumes and the set for the stage production.


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