The Art of Coarse Writing
The Art of Coarse Acting by Michael Green
First published 1964 by Hutchinson & Co.
Illustrated is the First Edition
The American edition was entitled "Upwind of Downstage" (New York Hawthorn Books 1966 ISBN 034 7005994) and first editions sell for a good price.

Michael Green draws on his many experiences in Amateur Theatre to produce the perfect first night gift. He even satirises his own book on the subject of Sound Effects!