BERNARD SHAW Playboy and Prophet by Archibald Henderson

The Authorized Shaw Biography containing innumerable cartoons, caricatures, and photographs from the author’s collection.




Title: BERNARD SHAW Playboy and Prophet

Publisher: D. Appleton and Company, New York

Publication Date: 1932

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition Very fine hardcover with dustjacket now in removable protective cover. This is the authorized Shaw biography-complete to the moment of going to press. This volume embraces every phase and aspect of Shaw’s remarkable life-his career as playwright, dramatic critic, music critic, art critic, and briefly as novelist-his political activities, his religious and philosophical life-his career as the greatest publicist and man of letters. Included in the book are the cream of twenty-five years of unpublished correspondence between Shaw and Henderson; many other rare and unpublished letters; speeches, tracts, dramatic interpretations and contributions to obscure periodicals, all of which have appeared in no other work; and innumerable cartoons, caricatures, and photographs from the author’s vast collection. Collector’s Item.