Title Stage: The Magazine of After-Dark Entertainment - June 1936 [cover: W.C. Fields in the Motion Picture "Poppy"]
Book Condition Very Good
Edition (June 1936)
Publisher New York Stage Publishing Company, Inc. 1936
Illustrator Illustrated by (cover photo) Jack Shalitt
Seller ID 10229
[moderate wear at edges/corners, front cover clean and bright, very light dampstain at bottom of rear cover extending through about the last one-third of the magazine; no labels or exterior markings]. (B&W photos, other illus.) Oversize magazine (too big for my scanner!) with a terrific front cover color photo of W.C. Fields in POPPY; there is also a full-page ad for the movie, featuring a caricature of Fields, on page 11. The magazine gives a thorough rundown of what was happening in all the arts (mostly in New York), and includes articles, criticism, etc. by Marcia Davenport, Norris Houghton, Burns Mantle, Heywood Broun, Sam and Bella Spewack, William De Mille, Laurence Stallings, numerous others. Photographs by Alfredo Valente, Maurice Goldberg. Caricature of Noel Coward and Gertrude Lawrence, by Birnbaum; other illustrations/drawings by George Grosz, Rea Irvin, Wallace Morgan, Lyle Justis, Alajalov, Eichenberg, Alexander King, etc.
Theatre W.C. Fields New York City Thirties