Baby Mine. A farce comedy in three acts. First thus.

By: MAYO, Margaret. French's Standard Library Edition.

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MAYO, Margaret. Baby Mine. A farce comedy in three acts. New York: Samuel French, 1924. First thus printing. Pp. (2),3-118,(2). 8vo, decorated brown card covers with dark brown lettering to front cover and spine. A volume in the French's Standard Library Edition. Originally performed on Broadway in August, 1910, eventually seeing more than 200 performances. "'Baby Mine' isa farce comedy about young newlyweds, Zoie and Alfred Hardy, who have sepa rated after months of bickering. One issue that divides the couple is children, Alfred was eager to be a parent, Zoie not so much. After several months apart pass, Zoie consults her friend Aggie on how she could lure her estranged husband back. Aggie suggests she procure an unwanted baby and tell her husband that the fondling is theirs. Jimmy Jinks, Aggie's husband, locates a desperate mother willing to give up her newborn and soon word is sent to Alfred. The ploy begins to unravel though when shortly before Alfred is due to return, overjoyed with the news, the baby's mother has a change of heart. A scramble ensues to find another child before Alfred's homecoming." -from Theatre Magazine, #11-12, October 1910, p. 99. Covers rubbed with a f ew small creases, leaves browned, name to front and pencilled underlining indicating all of "Jimmy's" parts, else very good. 20.00

Title: Baby Mine. A farce comedy in three acts. First thus.

Author Name: MAYO, Margaret. French's Standard Library Edition.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Samuel French, New York, 1924,:

Seller ID: 109147

Keywords: LITERATURE PLAYS DRAMA THEATRE COMEDY FARCE,