SHAW, BERNARD; LAURENCE, DAN H. (EDITOR).
Title Collected Letters 1874 - 1897.
Book Condition Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very Good condition.
Edition First Edition (Unstated).
Publisher Dodd, Mead & Company, New York: 1965.
Seller ID 29388X1
Of the 691 letters selected for this first volume of Shaw's correspondence, 456 are hitherto unpublished, 181 were previously published in full or minor deletions, and 54 have been published in extract only. All editorial emendations or deletions made by previous editors (notably those by Shaw in the letters to Ellen Terry, which he silently co-edited with Christopher St. John) have been restored in the present edition.
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