Only a Coward: I've Been to a Marvelous Party WITH: I Wonder What Happened to Him

By: Sir Noel Pierce Coward (1899-1973)

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Miniature Book. 2 5/8 x 2 3/4 inches. 13; (13), [2 blank] pp. 2 color frontispiece illustrations, 2 title pages illustrated in color, 2 color initials, text printed in black and 2 colors; text clean, unmarked. Tan cowhide over boards, front cover blind-tooled with a wine motif, printed paper spine label, the text is printed on 2 accordion-fold strips, the ends of which form the front and rear paste-downs, a strip of paper that runs between the front and rear covers under the paste-downs is color illustrated inside the spine; binding square and tight, minor shelf wear. SIGNED by Pat Baldwin on the colophon. SA1019-022. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 50 copies, this is number 14, designed and produced by Pat Baldwin, printed in Parisian type on Lana Laid paper on an HP DeskJet color printer, binding by Waterleaf Mill & Bindery, SIGNED by Pat Baldwin on the colophon. I Went to a Marvelous Party and I Wonder What Happened to Him are two cabaret songs written and performed by Noel Coward in the 1940s and 50s. I Wonder What Happened to Him was part of a musical revue Sigh No More that ran for 213 performances. "Sir Noel Peirce Coward was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time Magazine called 'a sense of personal style, a combination of cheek and chic, pose and poise.'" Wikipedia. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 765.

Title: Only a Coward: I've Been to a Marvelous Party WITH: I Wonder What Happened to Him

Author Name: Sir Noel Pierce Coward (1899-1973)

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition, thus

Publisher: Bisbee, AZ, Pequeno Press: 1995

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: SA1019-053

Keywords: Noel Pierce Coward, Only a Coward I've Been to a Marvelous Party WITH I Wonder What Happened to Him, Miniature Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Poetry, Cabaret Songs