COMPANION IN EXILE: NOTES FOR AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

NY: Gaer Associates, 1950. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First US edition of autobiography of Molnar (1878 - 1952), Hungarian-born author, stage-director, dramatist, and poet, widely regarded as Hungary's most celebrated and controversial playwright, and best known in US theatre history for his play LILIOM (1909) on which Rodgers and Hammerstein based CAROUSEL. INSCRIBED by Molnar on the half title to an unidentifiable individual in French "avec les meilleurs sentiments" and dated by him "New York 2.26.50" Very good book, stamped titles worn. Moderately soiled dw faded, lightly chipped at edges, lightly stained at flaps. Laid-in is mimeographed publisher's press release announcing publication. Very Good / Very Good -. Item #011282

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