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The Long Christmas Dinner, & Other Plays In One Act

By Wilder, Thornton


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THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER AND OTHER PLAYS IN ONE ACT: The First Copy

WILDER, Thornton

New York/New Haven: Coward-McCann/Yale Univ., 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in a Good only dustwrapper with edgewear and tears. First Trade Edition, only 5,900 copies printed. These one-act plays represent Wilder's first attempt at a colloquial style and his first successful work for the theatre. This copy is wonderfully INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author with a quote from the play: "For Charlie:/with best wishes/from Thornton Wilder/Burton Ct./U. of Chicago/'The best of them/all' p. 69/This is the first/copy signed by/me- of the/non-specials." The last statement is a reference to the signed edition limited to 525 copies.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Very Good in a Good only dustwrapper with edgewear and tears
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Charles Agvent
$1,062.50

The Long Christmas Dinner and Other Plays in One Act

WILDER, Thornton

New York:: Coward-McCann,, 1931. First edition. publisher’s cloth. A very good copy. 8vo,.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: A very good copy
  • Edition: First edition
Sold by: Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
$500.00

The Long Christmas Dinner and Other Plays in One Act

WILDER, THORNTON

New York/New Haven: Coward-McCann/Yale University Press, 1931. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. One of 525 numbered copies, specially bound and signed by the author. A fine copy complete with original glassine wrapper and publisher's box (minute wear to glassine and box). Uncommon in box and in this condition.

  • Published: 1931
  • Edition: FIRST EDITION
Sold by: Robert Dagg Rare Books
$450.00

The Long Christmas Dinner and Other Plays in One Act [Limited Edition, Signed]

WILDER, Thornton

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1931. First Edition. Limited to 525 copies of which this is no. 128. Octavo (24.5cm.); original decorative paper-covered boards, gilt-lettered spine, original glassine dust jacket; in green board slipcase; [10],122pp.; title and facing page printed within green architectural border. A few small chips to jacket extremities, slipcase a bit scuffed with old manuscript "Thornton Wilder" in ink to spine, else a Very Good to Near Fine copy. Signed by the author on limitation page.

  • Published: 1931
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Lorne Bair Rare Books
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The Long Christmas Dinner and Other Plays in One Act (Signed Limited Edition)

Wilder, Thornton

New York: Yale University Press / Coward McCann, 1931. Limited Edition. One of 525 copies (this being No. 193) SIGNED by the author. This copy just about Fine, with the uncommon Very Good plus glassine dust jacket and lVery Good plus slipcase. Jacket has light toning, with a few chips and closed tears at the extremities. Slipcase has light rubbing and toning at the extremities. A very attractive copy of this edition.

  • Published: 1931
Sold by: Royal Books, Inc.
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The long Christmas dinner & other plays in one act

"WILDER, THORNTON."

New York: Coward-McCann; New Haven: Yale University Press. 1931. "First edition, 8vo, pp. [8], 122; orig. terracotta cloth, spine lettered in silver; spine slightly discolored, page margins browning; good and sound, or better. Enhanced by a presentation on the title-p. ""For Mrs. Adams with the devoted regards of Thornton Wilder, New Haven, June 1938."""

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition:
Sold by: Rulon-Miller Books
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The Long Christmas Dinner and Other Plays in One Act

Wilder, Thornton

New York : Coward-McCann, Inc. , 1931. First Edition. Hardcover . Very Good Condition Fair to Poor Condition/Drama . Signed and dated by author. . Signed and dated by author. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, Bottom of spine is slightly rubbed. Dust jacket missing the top 1/2" along the front, a section of about 1" to 1/4" inch along the back bottom and a few other chips. Dust jacket is clean and bright. Deckled edges (rough cut), browned. Dust jacket is Price Clipped. A tight, clean and solid copy. Not Ex-Library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Save on shipping by ordering multiple titles. 122pp. Hardcover Very Good Condition Size: 6 1/2" x 9 1/2"

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Very Good Condition Fair to Poor Condition
  • Edition: First Edition
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THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER and Other Plays in One Act

WILDER, THORNTON

WILDER, Thornton. THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER and Other Plays in One Act. New Haven: Yale University Press; New York:: Coward-McCann, Inc.,, 1931. Advance copy (consisting of unbound signatures) of the first edition. . Final four (blank) leaves have light silverfish damage at lower fore-edge and at top edge of first (blank) leaf, thin stain at fore-edge margin of two pages, else a very good, unopened copy. . Octavo, unbound and unsewn signatures, pp. [x], 122.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Final four (blank) leaves have light silverfish damage at lower fore-edge and at top edge of first (blank) leaf, thin stain at f
  • Edition: Advance copy (consisting of unbound signatures) of the first edi
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The Long Christmas Dinner, and Other Plays in One Act

Wilder, Thornton

New Haven / New York: Yale University Press / Coward-McCann , 1931. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Decorative paper over boards, gilt-stamped lettering on spine; 8vo; pp. [9], 122. Number 225 from a limited edition of 525 copies (25 HC), signed by Wilder on the limitation page. Spine just a bit tanned; two tiny specks of soiling at fore-edge of first 5 leaves.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: Limited Edition
Sold by: Sanctuary Books
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THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER & OTHER PLAYS IN ONE ACT

WILDER, Thornton

NY & New Haven: Coward-McCann & Yale University Press. Hardcover. From the estate of legendary cinema director George Cukor, with his Landacre bookplate on front endsheet. . Fine. 1931. First Edition.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
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Long Christmas Dinner & Other Plays in One Act

WILDER, Thornton

0. WILDER, Thornton. The Long Christmas Dinner & Other Plays in One Act. Orig. cloth, dust jacket (torn). N.Y. & New Haven: Coward-McCann Inc. & Yale University Press, 1931. First edition. A very good copy inscribed by the author on the titlepage: "Phil from Thornton with all his best regards. New Haven, Feb. 1950."

  • Condition:
Sold by: George S. MacManus Company
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THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER

WILDER, Thornton

London, NY, Toronto: Longmans, Green, 1931. First English edition. 8vo, pp. 135. A fine copy in near fine dj (spine little faded, slight marginal wear).

  • Published: 1931
  • Edition: First English edition
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LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER & OTHER PLAYS IN ONE ACT

WILDER, THORNTON

1931. Good. WILDER, Thornton. THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER & OTHER PLAYS IN ONE ACT. New York: Coward-McCann; New Haven: Yale University Press, 1931. First edition. 122 pp. 8vo., red cloth printed in silver to spine, top edge red. Bookplate. One page lightly soiled at margin, else internally fine. Sunning and dust soil to top edges of boards and light scuffing to lower board. Good plus in scuffed and lightly edgeworn dust jacket.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Good
Sold by: Boston Book Company
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THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER And Other Plays in One Act

Wilder Thornton

New Haven, CT: University Press / Coward-McCannn.. 1931. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good or better in boards. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall .

  • Published: 1931
  • Edition: First Edition; First Printing
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The Long Christmas Dinner & Other Plays in One Act

WILDER, Thornton

New York: Coward-McCann, 1931. First Trade Edition. First printing. Large octavo (24.5cm.); original cloth in silver decorative dust jacket, red topstain; [8],122pp. Wear to jacket extremities with short closed tears and shallow chips, old tape repair to verso not visible to exterior. About Very Good and sound.

  • Published: 1931
  • Edition: First Trade Edition
Sold by: Lorne Bair Rare Books
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The Long Christmas Dinner & Other Plays in One Act

WILDER, Thornton

New York:: Coward-McCann,, 1931. First edition. publisher's cloth in dust jacket designed by Arthur Hawkins, Jr. 1" tear to the bottom of the title page; a little sunned at the edges of the cloth and text; in a jacket with a few small chips and light use.. Tall 8vo,.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: 1" tear to the bottom of the title page; a little sunned at the edges of the cloth and text; in a jacket with a few small c
  • Edition: First edition
Sold by: Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
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The Long Christmas Dinner & Other Plays in One Act

Wilder, Thornton

New York, NY: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1931. First Edition First Printing. Hardcover. Good. Size=6.5"x9.5. (full book description) Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, New York, NY, 1931. 1st Edition 1st Printing, Good+, Hard Cover, no Dust Jacket. Size=6.5"x9.5", 122pgs. Cloth chipped at head of spine & background color on spine slightly faded, o.w. clean & tight. NO ink names etc. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES, WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition First Printing
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THE LONG CHRISTMAS DINNER AND OTHER PLAYS IN ONE ACT

Wilder, Thornton

NY 1931 1st. Lg.8vo., 122pp. Owner signed and dated on front free blank. VG in worn DJ.

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the Long Christmas Dinner and other Plays in One Act

Wilder, Thornton

Harper Colophon. Fair. 1963. Edges of Pages Stained. Soft Cover. (K142) .

  • Published: 1963
  • Condition: Fair
  • Edition: Edges of Pages Stained
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The Long Christmas Dinner and Other Plays in One Act

Wilder, Thornton

New York: Coward - McCann, Inc.. 1931. Quarto. F First Edition. S Brown Cloth. Fine. Out of print and scarce first publication of this much-anthologized classic.

  • Published: 1931
  • Condition: Fine
  • Edition: F First Edition
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