Booklet on the foundation of the National Theatre

Scope and Content

Booklet entitled 'The Foundation of the National Theatre. Being a chapter from "A history of England after the Great War" published in 1950' [text written by William Archer].The book was published in London by the British Drama League, printed by W.H. Smith & Son, the Arden Press, Stamford Street, London.

The front cover is illustrated with a print by Edmund J. Sullivan, [1932 or 1922], showing William Shakespeare holding the National Theatre in his hands.