Prompt copy typescript, with manuscript stage directions, titled 'Excerpt from Act 3. "Man and Superman" by BERNARD SHAW'.

George Bernard Shaw [Alec Clunes; Arts Theatre Club, London; May Hemery Ltd]
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[London: May Hemery Ltd for the Arts Theatre Club, 1946.]
SKU: 7687

From the collection of Alec Clunes, who performed as Don Juan in this excerpt from 'Man and Superman' ('Don Juan in Hell') at the Arts Theatre Club in 1946. Carbon copy of typescript by May Hemery Ltd, paginated 1 to 60, on the rectos of sixty leaves, preceded by title leaf ('Excerpt from Act Three | "MAN AND SUPERMAN" | By | BERNARD SHAW'. In original blue paper wraps, with yellow tape spine and label on front wrap. Grubby and worn, and with light staining to wraps, but tight, complete and clear. Numerous manuscript stage directions, mostly on the facing versos. According to his entry in the Oxford DNB, 'during the Malvern festival of 1938 [Clunes] caught the eye and ear of George Bernard Shaw who in 1940 gave him the part of Godfrey Kneller in In Good King Charles's Golden Days at the New Theatre in London'.