Item #28062 TRANSLATIONS AND TOMFOOLERIES. George Bernard Shaw.


London: Constable, 1926.

1st Edition. Hardcover. Shaw, George Bernard. TRANSLATIONS AND TOMFOOLERIES. London: Constable, 1926. First Edition. 8vo. 246 pp. + 2 pp. of adverts. A fine copy in green cloth, gilt titles to the spine, minor offsetting to gutter margins of the endpapers. Includes Jitta's Atonement, Shaw's translation of Siegfried Trebitsch's play, Frau Gitta's Suhne, Trifles and Tomfooleries, six shorter dramatic pieces by Shaw, The Admirable Bashville or, Constancy Rewarded, Press Cuttings, a topical sketch compiled from the editorial and correspondence columns of the daily papers during the Women's War in 1909, The Glimpse of Reality, a tragedietta, Passion, Poison, and Petrifaction or, The Fatal Gazogene, a brief tragedy for barns and booths, the first publication of, The Fascinating Foundling, a disgrace to the author, and The Music-Cure, a piece of utter nonsense.

Item #28062    Price: US$67.50

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