The Country Girl: A Play in Three Acts

New York: The Viking Press, 1951.

Price: $600.00

Hardcover. First edition. Boards moderately soiled, very good or better in a near very good, spine-faded dustwrapper with several internal repairs. Signed by the author in pencil on the title page: "My love, Cliff." Basis for the George Seaton film with Grace Kelly, Bing Crosby, and William Holden. It was one of Bing's best performances, and both Kelly and Seaton (for his screenplay) won Oscars. Later remade for television with Faye Dunaway, Ken Howard, and Dick Van Dyke. Very scarce signed.

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The Country Girl: A Play in Three Acts. Clifford ODETS.

Clifford Odets
birth name: Clifford Odets
born: 7/18/1906
died: 8/14/1963

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Leading dramatist of the theater of social protest in the United States during the 1930s. As one of its original members, he contributed to the prestige of the Group Theatre from 1931. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore