FIFTY YEARS IN THEATRICAL MANAGEMENT [1859-1909]. With reproductions of over 500 photographs

New York: Broadway Publishing Co., (c1912). First edition, “Autograph Edition,” (#618 of an unspecified limitation), signed by the author. Large thick 8vo. xxii, (4), 735, (44, ads, almost all for theater-related businesses) pp. Plates, mostly portraits. This copy inscribed by Leavitt to Anna (or Anne) Caldwell O’Dea (1867-1936), a native of Boston and a singer and actress who became a Hollywood playwright, lyricist, and composer. Original gilt-stamped decorated green cloth, patterned endpapers, top edge gilt. Very good. Item #67039

Price: $100.00

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