Three Plays. Jean-Paul Sartre.

Three Plays

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949. First American Edition, 1st Printing. Includes "Dirty Hands," "The Respectful Prostitute" and "The Victors." Translated from the French by Lionel Abel. Small 8vo., [7], 272 pages. Very Good, with both boards rubbed and slightly bumped and rear board also scratched. Interior clean and unmarked. Small bookseller's ticket to rear paste down. The Very Good dust jacket is lightly rubbed and displays the $3.00 price on the front flap. Item #832

The British publisher Hamish Hamilton also brought out "Three Plays" in 1949 but with different translations from the U.S. edition. In any case, all three plays were first performed at the Théâtre Antoine in Paris, Dirty Hands in 1948 and the other two in 1946.

Price: $50.00