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LET 'EM EAT CAKE by  Ira Gershwin  Morrie Ryskind - First Edition (stated) - 1933 - from Albert Books and


by Kaufman, George S., Morrie Ryskind, Ira Gershwin

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New York: Knopf, 1933. White stars on red and blue paper covered boards over blue, cloth backed spine, lettered in red. Tiny nick to cloth at head of spine, rubbing to extreme bottom edges of covers, still crisp, fresh and very near fine in bright and clean, lightly creased, very good dustjacket, with tear to fold of front flap, shallow loss at spine ends, sunned spine. Not price-clipped ($2.00). VIEW IMAGE - CLICK ICON AT LEFT.. First Edition (stated). Hard Cover. Illus. by Donald McKay.
  • Bookseller: Albert Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003119
  • Title: LET 'EM EAT CAKE
  • Author: Kaufman, George S., Morrie Ryskind, Ira Gershwin
  • Illustrator:Donald McKay
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Jacket condition: Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition (stated)
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Knopf
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1933
  • Keywords: Theater, Play, Musical
  • Bookseller catalogs: Performing Arts; IMAGE SCAN; Plays;
  • Subjects: DRAMA / General; FICTION / General; PERFORMING ARTS / General;


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