J. B. A Play in Verse. Archibald MacLeish.

J. B. A Play in Verse

Hardcover, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958. Fifth Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. "In MacLeish's J. B. Two broken-down actors, reduced to selling popcorn and balloons in a circus, venture to exercise their rusty talents and reinflate their egos by reading the parts of God and Satan after closing time on a side-show stage where others, it appears, have played the play of Job before them." Ships same or next business day. Bookplate of noted collector, Rolland Comstock, on front paste-down endpaper. Spine is slightly skewed and loose, moderate edge wear, small bumps on bottom corners, faded on edges of boards and endpapers, light tanning to edges of pages; overall, pages are clean and tight. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has normal edge and shelf wear, 1-inch tear on head edge of front cover, light soiling on both covers, faintly tanned. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 153 pages. [Item #68850]

Price: $45.00

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