Item #75031 SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Music, Lyrics, Stephen Sondheim, Hugh Wheeler, Book.
SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

SWEENEY TODD: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by Stephen Sondheim opposite the title page. Victim of a gross injustice that robbed him of his wife and child, Sweeney Todd sets about exacting a terrible revenge on society: slitting the throats of the customers who visit his barbershop. The musical opened on Broadway in 1979 and in the West End in 1980, earning the Tony Award for Best Musical and Olivier Award for Best New Musical. It later served as the inspiration for the 2007 Tim Burton film starring Johnny Depp. Octavo: 196 p. with photographic illustrations from the 1979 production at the Uris Theatre in New York. Original black cloth binding, with gilt titles. Some foxing to the top edge. The dust jacket is lightly sun faded along the spine; otherwise very good. Very good / Very good. Item #75031
ISBN: 0396077765

Price: $300.00

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