New York: Knopf, 1960. Hardcover. First U.S. edition. A fine book in a near fine dust jacket. Price clipped. Some darkening to the jacket spine. This is the last major work published at the time of Camus' death in 1960. It is a play in three acts based on the novel by Dostoevsky. Translated by Justin O'Brien. This book is from the collection of the late, noted Oklahoma book collector Larry Owens.
Boise: Fulton Street Theater, 2005. First printing. This is a program for the first performance ever of Don DeLillo's newest play, Love-Lies-Bleeding. The Fulton Street Theater in Boise, ID did a staged reading of this on May 2, 2005 which was directed by DeLillo. The play centers around a free-spirited artist invalid, beset by a stroke, as his family is confronted by the ultimate decision between life and death. The program is a single sheet, 8 1/2 X 11, folded once. It is signed by DeLillo on the front cover. Uncommon indeed.
New York: Random House, 1967. Hardcover. First edition. A fine book in a fine dust jacket. A lovely first printing of the f this adaptation of the play by John Van Druten that was based on the stories by Christopher Isherwood. Book by Joe Masteroff. This was the basis for the 1972 film directed by Bob Fosse that starred Liza Minnelli, Joel Grey, Michael York and Helmut Griem.
London: Secker & Warburg, 1957. Hardcover. First British edition. The true first edition of this original film-script. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Spine darkened. An excellent copy of this book which was issued in conjunction with release of the American film that starred Karl Malden and Carroll Baker. This edition contains four pages of still photos from the film.
London: Secker & Warburg, 1962. Hardcover. First British edition. A close to fine book in a very good dust jacket. Slight edgeware and darkening to the spine of the jacket. Owner name on front pastedown behind jacket flap. The basis for the John Huston movie in 1964 that starred Richard Burton, Ava Gardner and Deborah Kerr. Set in a run down Mexican motel.