A THOUSAND CLOWNS: A New Comedy.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Random House, (1962) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first play (preceded by a novel, a television play and a syndicated comic strip, the Nebbishes. Illustrated with photos from the first Broadway production starring Jason Robards and Sandy Dennis. Winner of the Tony award for best play 1963, as well as garnering the best actress award for Sandy Dennis. Basis for the 1965 Academy award winning film for best actor, nominated for best film and best writing. 126 pp.
Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (corners slightly bumped and a bit of fading to the edges of the boards) Original price of 3.95 on dj flap. An attractive copy.