The Hostage. One of 26 Lettered Copies (1958)

Author: Brendan Behan

Book ID: 64007

Price: 2,250.00

The Hostage. New York: Grove Press, 1958.  Publisher’s brown quarter cloth, paper boards. Title lettered in gilt along upper cover and along spine. A nice bright copy.

A specially bound edition of 26 Lettered Copies, Signed by Brendan Behan.

Behan’s best-known and most popular play and a classic of the modern stage. Adapted, and extended, by the author from a one-act Irish language play ‘An Giall’ 

It was first staged by Joan Littlewood’s Theatre Workshop company at the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, London, in 1958

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