The Iceman Cometh : a Play

By: O'Neill, Eugene w/intro by Jaffe, Irma

Price: $80.75

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xx, 153 pp, (1), dark brown paper covered boards & dark brown paper covered slipcase w/lighter brown labels on spine of book & slipcase and on front cover of the book. Lithograph of Baskin tipped-in, LIMITED & Numbered being #1739 of2000 cc's printed at Stinehour Press for The Limited Editions Club. Baskin made ten full-page drawings of the characters. The Iceman Cometh, a complex play, deals on several levels with life's ultimate issues. The play is concerned with murder, suicide, loneliness, guilt, fear of death, the problems of identity, the necessity of illustions, the ambiguities of pity, the nature of truth and the paradox of commitment. The plot takes place in a run-down New York saloon and rooming-house. This is the last play produced in O'Neill's lifetime.

Title: The Iceman Cometh : a Play

Author Name: O'Neill, Eugene w/intro by Jaffe, Irma

Illustrator: Baskin, Leonard

Categories: Drama, Literature, Fiction,

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Publisher: New York, NY, The Limited Editions Club: 1982

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket/Near Fine Slipcase

Type: Limited & Numbered Edition

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Size: 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

Seller ID: 038368

Keywords: Play Drama Saloon Rooming-House Alcoholics Derelicts