Title Show Business Is No Business
Binding Boards & Cloth with Dustjacket
Edition 1st Printing
Publisher New York Simon & Schuster 1951
Seller ID 008309
SMALL YELLOW CARD SIGNED "HIRSCHFELD" LAID IN. Charming book written and illustrated by the late great Hirschfield on all aspects of the Broadway theatre. Includes chapters on agents, theatres, playwrights and more all of which have been illustrated by Hirschfield with many b&w drawings with color overlays done especially for this book. In addition there is a section of 40 show business drawings that were done for The New York Times and other publications along with nice illustrated pastedowns and endsheets. There is very small chip to the dustjacket otherwise a nice vg+ copy in a vg. dustjacket. Laid in is a dustjacket for the book "Anatomy Of A Hit" which is illustrated with a nice b&w drawing by Hirschfeld of a theatre audience leaving the theatre at the end of a performance. Vg.
Drawings Theatre Caricatures Cartoons Plays Artists Hirschfeld recent Acquisition