Egy, ketto, harom [One, Two, Three][The President]

N.p. N.p., Circa 1930. Draft script for the 1930 Hungarian play, issued circa 1970s. Text in English.

Basis for Billy Wilder's 1961 comedy "One, Two, Three." A bank president is informed by his wealthy young ward Lydia that she has eloped with her Communist taxi driver boyfriend Harry Foot—and moreover, that the two are expecting. When he hears that Lydia's posh parents are set to arrive in one hour, the president sets off on a sixty-minute mission to transform Foot into a conservative, upper class gentleman.

Yellow wrappers, lacking front wrapper and title page. 158 leaves, with last page of text numbered 1-154. Thermographically reproduced from a carbon typescript master, rectos only. Pages Good, toned evenly as would be expected, wrapper Very Good, bound with three gold brads.

[Book #146499]

Price: $125.00