The Devil: Founded on Ferenc Molnar's Play, as produced by Harrison Grey Fiske at the Belasco Theatre, New York. Adriaan Schade van Westrum, Ferenc Molnar.

The Devil: Founded on Ferenc Molnar's Play, as produced by Harrison Grey Fiske at the Belasco Theatre, New York

New York: G. W. Dillingham Company, 1908. First edition, illustrated photoplay edition. Hardcover. 317pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Dark blue cloth over boards, with gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover, and a red ink stamped bust of the Devil in 3/4 profile and single red ruled borders on the front cover. Photographic frontispiece and photographic plates facing pages 84, 104, 106, 154, 232, 242 and 316. There is a contemporary owner's inscription on the front free endsheet. Good. The spine is slightly rolled, and the edges of the spine and covers are mildly rubbed and bumped. The pages are age-toned, and the text block is cracked at p. 145. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his bookplate on the front pastedown. Item #37962

Illustrations from Scenes in the Play.

Price: $35.00