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The Frogs by Burt Shevelove and Stephen Sondheim - Paperback - First edition - 1975 - from Pontaccio and Biblio.com

The Frogs: A Comedy written in 405 BC by Aristophanes and Freely adapted for Today by Burt Shevelove with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

by Burt Shevelove and Stephen Sondheim

Condition: Excellent


Here is a rare 1st printing The Frogs a musical "freely adapted" by Stephen Sondheim and Burt Shevelove from The Frogs, an Ancient Greek comedy by Aristophanes.
Shevelove first wrote and directed an adaptation of The Frogs in 1941, his senior year at Yale University.
A first production for 8 players; Yale students, includingm Meryl Streep, Sigourney Weaver and Christopher Durang mounted and performed it in 1974, at an indoor swimming Pool, on Campus!


  • Bookseller: Pontaccio US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 323k
  • Title: The Frogs
  • Author: Burt Shevelove and Stephen Sondheim
  • Format/binding: Sharp and unmarked yellow wraps Collector's quality
  • Book condition: Used - Excellent
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: The Dramatic Publishing Co.
  • Place: Woodstock, IL.
  • Date published: 1975
  • Keywords: script, musicals Sondheim
  • Bookseller catalogs: THEATRE ARTS;

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