"Death of a Salesman" (1949)

"Death of a Salesman" (1949)



Death of a Salesman is a 1949 play written by American playwright Arthur Miller. It won the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play. The play premiered on Broadway in February 1949, running for 742 performances, and has been revived on Broadway four times, winning three Tony Awards for Best Revival. It is widely considered to be one of the greatest plays of the 20th century.

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"Death of a Salesman: Certain Private Conversations in Two Acts and Requiem" typescript

Identifier: MS-643
Date(s): 1949

"Death of a Salesman" (1949). The collection contains a typescript of Miller's play with significant variations from the published text, used by Alan Hewitt in the original production of the play in New York in 1949.