THE TEAHOUSE OF THE AUGUST MOON. Adapted From the Novel by Very Sneider

New York: Putnam, 1952. Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition. Hardcover. This copy inscribed "Chuck / but I don't / know them / Pat." Winner of the 1954 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, as well as the Critics Circle Award for Best American Play. A hilarious story of some of the difficulties faced by the American Army in its occupation of Okinawa, adapted from the novel by Vern Sneider, was also made into a big screen film (1956) starring Marlon Brando, Glenn Ford, Eddie Albert and Harry Morgan. The play opened at the Martin Beack Theatre in New York on October 15, 1953 and ran for 1027 performances, closing March 24, 1956. Fine clean copy bound in dark reddish brown cloth in a near fine jacket. Item #ESB11061

Price: $75.00

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