Bright Particular Star: The Life and Times of Charlotte Cushman.
New Haven & London: Yale Univ Pr, 1970. 8vo (large). 453 pp. In very good condition. Light rubbing to spine ends and corners, very light foxing/soiling to textblock, binding shaken. Interior clean. Sunning and foxing to dj spine, soiling and small tear to back cover, scuffing to front of dj. "Not only a colorful portrayal of the pains and pleasures of a theatrical career but also a telling commentary on the country that produced and adored such thunderous talents for a time and then cast them from memory." Includes b&w illustrations and frontispiece. Very Good in Good dj Board w/ Dustjacket (Item ID: 113572)