Mourning Becomes Electra.
A Trilogy.New York, Boni & Liveright, 1931 Stock Code: 140687
NotesFirst edition, first printing. The play, a retelling of the Oresteia by Aeschylus, premiered on Broadway at the Guild Theatre on 26 October 1931.
Octavo. Original dark green cloth, titles to spine and front cover gilt, wave panelling to front cover in light green, yellow pictorial endpapers, top edge black, retaining two pieces of glassine. With the dust jacket.
Title page printed in black and green.
A fine copy, bright and clean, in the fresh dust jacket, not price-clipped, with a couple of nicks, well-preserved.
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