London: [New Theatre Oxford], 1944.
1st Edition. Signed by Author(s). John Gielgud production of William Congreve's comedy "LOVE FOR LOVE" at New Theatre Oxford, September 11th, 1944, Signed by 22 cast members on an 8" 1/4 x 11" medium yellow card stock sheet. Signatures include John Gielgud, [the Producer]; Leon Quartermaine, "as the quiet & polished Scandal"; Leslie Banks as Tattle, "an astonishing performance"; Miles Malleson as "the wizened & voluble Foresight"; Cecil Trouncer as "Sir Samson Legend"; George Woodbridge, "as breezy Ben, the Sailor"; Yvonne Arnaud as Mr. Frail, "piquant & primed with high spirits; Marian Spencer as Mrs. Foresight, "the essence of charm"; Max Adrian, as "Jeremy, the witty valet"; Rosalie Crutchley as "lovely & well poised Angelica"; Leslie Bridgewater arranged the period music & Eric Goldie sang songs at intervals. With Dorothy Lane, D. I. Williams, Isabel Dean, Cita Crichton, Donald Bain, Vivienne Black, Annie Edmond & others. A very neat document in very good or better condition. [A clean unrelated review pasted to the verso of the sheet] [Comments borrowed from a March 1943 review in The Glasgow Herald].
Item #30434 Price: US$325.00