The Welsh Sale

Sat 06 July 2019, 10:30 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

The Welsh Sale

Lot 13

THE LADY`S NOT FOR BURNING a rare book is signed by the ten cast members of the original production at the Globe Theatre; including Richard Burton, Claire Bloom and John Gielgud. Also signed and dated by Christopher Fry 1949. Further signed and dedicated `To you, my dear Freddie from a humble understudy in the hope that you will enjoy this play as much as I have. Love Stella` Stella being Stella Chapman who was Claire Bloom`s understudy. ¦Original programme for The Lady`s Not For Burning at the Globe Theatre 1949¦This is the play which made the twenty three year old Burton`s name and assured him of star status for the rest of his life.

Guide price
£200 - £300

Hammer price £200.00