Limited Edition Signed By
George Gershwin, et al. Porgy and Bess, An Opera in Three
Acts. Libretto by DuBose Heyward. Lyrics by DuBose Heyward
and Ira Gershwin. Production Directed by Rouben Mamoulian. New
York: Random House, 1935. Limited edition, number 65 of 250
copies, signed by George Gershwin, librettist DuBose Heyward,
lyricist Ira Gershwin, and director Rouben Mamoulian on the
limitation page. Quarto. [xii], 559, [4, limitation, blank]
pages. Frontispiece and title-page illustrations by George Biddle.
Publisher's full red morocco. Top edge gilt. Black morocco title
labels and decorative blind-stamping to the front board and spine.
Decorative endpapers. Housed in the original issue hessian-cloth
slipcase. Small stains on the textblock edges, no affect to inner
pages. Slipcase rubbed and lightly frayed. Near fine.
George and Ira Gershwin
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