The Old Glory.New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1965 Stock Code: 59235
NotesFirst edition, first impression. Presentation copy to the film director and screenwriter Elia Kazan, inscribed by the author on the title page "For Elia with affection & admiration from Cal". Cal was Lowell's nickname. The Old Glory is a play consisting of three pieces to be performed together as a trilogy, two being stage adaptations of short stories by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and the third, a stage adaptation of a novella by Herman Melville.
Octavo. Original black cloth, titles to spine and design to front board in red, white, blue and gold, red endpapers and top-stain. With the dust jacket.
An excellent copy in the very lightly toned jacket.
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