BARASCH, NORMAN & MOORE, CARROLL Send Me No Flowers. A Comedy in Three Acts
New York Samuel French 1961
First Edition Thus. Signed by actor Gene Barry in pencil on the front cover. Paperbound, 5” x 7 1/4”. Lightly used copy with some minor dust soiling and spotting to the covers and with a few small tears. The original Broadway production of ‘Send Me No Flowers' was directed by James Dyas and starred Nancy Olson, David Wayne, Michael Miguel O'Brien, Frank Merlin, Heywood Hale Broun, and Peter Turgeon. It was made into a film in 1964, directed by Norman Jewison, and starring Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall, and Paul Lynde. The dapper and suave actor, Gene Barry, worked in film, television, and on the stage. He was nominated for a Tony Award for his on Broadway role in ‘La Cage aux Folles,' but is best known for his television work in such popular shows as ‘Bat Masterson,' ‘Burke's Law' (for which he won a Golden Globe award), and ‘The Name of the Game.'