Tennessee Williams. Five Plays Finely Bound by Asprey. New York: [1953-1979]. Mainly first editions. A fine set.

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    Tennessee Williams. Five Plays Finely Bound by Asprey. New York: New Directions [and] Simon and Schuster, [1953-1979]. Mainly first editions. A fine set.

    Five octavo volumes. Titles as follows: 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays [New Directions, 1953; third edition, first printing with these plays]; Orpheus Descending with Battle of Angels [New Directions, 1958; first edition]; Night of the Iguana [New Directions, 1961; first edition]; Moise and the World of Reason [Simon and Schuster, 1975, first edition, first printing]; Vieux Carré [New Directions, 1979; first hardcover edition]. Bound by Asprey in full harlequin morocco, boards ruled in gilt, spines ruled and lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, gilt board edges and turn-ins, marbled endleaves. Spines lightly sunned, some boards very lightly bowed, some minor markings to bindings, else a fine set. From the collection of Donald Carter.

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