4 December 2009,
Price realised USD 1,250
USD 800 - USD 1,200
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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