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The Hungerers: A Short Play by  William Saroyan - Paperback - First Edition - 1939 - from Veery Books (SKU: 000723)

The Hungerers: A Short Play

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The Hungerers: A Short Play

by Saroyan, William

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New York: Samuel French, 1939. 24 pp. Spine discolored, stain at top of spine affecting wraps only, repriced with stamp, price sticker shadow, one inch crease extending through all pages. No marks in text. There is a five-page preface by the author. ''Poverty is something I have been privileged to know and respect. It is something I have always wanted to avoid, of course; and being a writer, it is something I have avoided. To be truly alive, in spite of poverty, is to defeat poverty. To be able to write is to be truly alive.'' ''Last year Mr. Saroyan's first play, My Heart's in the Highlands, was successfully produced on Broadway, and this season his The Time of Your Life has won the acclaim of all professional critics.". First Edition. Wraps. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Veery Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
000723
Title
The Hungerers: A Short Play
Author
Saroyan, William
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Samuel French
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1939
Keywords
american literature, theater
Bookseller catalogs
Theater; American Literature;
Size
12mo

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