New York: New Theatre League and New Dance League, 1935. 30p., 9.25x12.25 inches, illustrated with drawings, photos and ads, pictorial wraps. Cover photo of Group Theatre original cast members, title "Waiting for Lefty" circled in green felt pen by previous owner. Also green brackets on the title where the play begins.
This is the first publication of the play. The photos accompanying are of members of the original Group Theatre production which opened in March. The play was published later that year as part of Three Plays by Clifford Odets, first by Covici-Friede then by Random House using the C-F plates. The New League originated as The League of Workers’ Theatres which published a newsletter/magazine called Workers’ Theatre, renamed New Theatre in 1934.