The God of Vengeance, Drama in Three Acts. Sholom ASH, Sholem ASCH.

The God of Vengeance, Drama in Three Acts. Boston: The Stratford Co., Publishers, 1918.

First Edition. Preface by Abraham Cahan, translated from the Yiddish by Isaac Goldberg. Jewish author's very scarce play set in a brothel, concerning a prostitute, and which features a lesbian relationship. When the play was performed on Broadway in 1923 the cast was prosecuted for obscenity despite the plays esteem in Europe. Very scarce in original printed dustjacket. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, chipping at spine ends and flap corners.

Price: $650.00

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