New York: New World Music Corporation Harms Incorporated [PN N.W. 102-4; N.W. 101-4], [c1931]. Folio. Original publisher's pictorial wrappers printed in sepia and blue. Pp. 2-5 music and with "Excerpts from George Gershwin's Latest Success Girl Crazy" to verso of lower wrapper of each.
Of Thee I Sing slightly worn and browned; splitting at head and tail of spine; Who Cares somewhat worn, browned and faded; edge tears; former owner's signatures to title.
"Established as a composer of talent and ambition, Gershwin maintained his place on Broadway by writing some of his most successful musicals, including Strike up the Band (1927; rev. 1930), Girl Crazy (1930) and Of Thee I Sing (1931), which won a Pulitzer Prize for drama." Richard Crawford et al in Grove online. Item #25252
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