The Tale of the Wolf

N.p. N.p., Unknown. Draft script for a circa 1950s translation of the 1912 play by Ferenc Molnar. Laid in with the script is a ten page typed summary of the play on onionskin stock, with English translation credited to Melville Baker. Text in English.

Basis for the 1917 Hungarian film "The Wolf." An insecure, jealous man cannot overcome his anxieties around his wife's imagined infidelities.

Yellow untitled wrappers with the logo for the Paul Kohner casting agency. Title page present, noted as Translated from the Hungarian, with credits for playwright Ferenc Molnar. 111 leaves, with last page of text numbered 3-26. Carbon typescript on onionskin stock, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with three gold brads.

[Book #146556]

Price: $150.00