STANISLAVSKY, CONSTANTIN. 1863-1938.
Moya zhizn v iskusstve. [My Life in Art.] Leningrad: Akademiya, 1926. 8vo. Period boards; original wrappers designed by B.B. Timov bound in. Few spots to upper wrapper, toning to boards.
Provenance: the sculptor Boris Lovett-Lorsky (ownership inscription).
FIRST EDITION. The autobiography of the legendary Russian actor and director whose technique "The Method" profoundly influenced the modern acting styles of Stella Adler, Lee Strasberg, Montgomery Clift, James Dean, Marilyn Monroe and of course Marlon Brando.