Lot 240 of 302:
Signed script for Vonnegut play  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$937.50
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Title:
Happy Birthday, Wanda June: A Two-Act Tragedy

Author:
Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr.

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Lester M. Goldsmith Productions, Inc.

Date:
7/17/70 [July 17, 1970]

Description:

113 leaves, stencil typescript on rectos only, plus 1 sheet of music at rear. 28x21.5 cm (11x8½"), gilt-lettered post-bound wrappers.

Signed by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., on the title page, dated Oct. 26, 1996. Original script for the Broadway production of the play by Vonnegut, which opened on December 22, 1970, and closed on March 14, 1971, after 96 performances. It formed the basis for the 1971 film adaption, and was published in book form in 1971. There is the number 39 in a circle inked at top right corner of title page.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some creasing to wrappers, edges worn, gilt dull; else very good.


 
Item number:
301816
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