Item #24631 THE MASQUE OF KINGS. Maxwell Anderson.


New York Washington: Anderson House, 1936. 1st edition thus. Hardcover. 1st edition thus. A Very Good copy in a Good dust jacket. 8vo., 141 pp. Bound in publishers grey cloth. Black dust jacket with image on front cover and reviews on the back cover. Not price clipped. Jacket has a tear along the length of the spine, with some overall toning and rubbing. The text is clean and bright with no interior markings. A Very Good copy in a Good dust jacket. Very Good / Good. Item #24631

James Maxwell Anderson (December 15, 1888 – February 28, 1959) was an American playwright, author, poet, journalist and lyricist.

As a youth Maxwell was frequently sick, missing a great deal of school. He used his time sick in bed to read voraciously, and both his parents and Aunt Emma were storytellers, which contributed to Anderson's love of literature.

He won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1933.

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