Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire

originally published:
New York : New Directions
December 1947

We offered this bright and unrestored copy of the first edition in our Catalog 94.


  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama(1947)
  • Library of Congress 88 Books That Shaped America(1948)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 3/26/1911
died: 2/25/1983
born as: Thomas Lanier Williams
nationality: USA

American dramatist whose plays reveal a world of human frustration in which sex and violence often underlie a pervasive atmosphere of romantic gentility. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature

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