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THE COAST OF UTOPIA 3 Vols., Complete

by Stoppard, Tom

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Published
[ 2002 ]
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Very good+
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First British edition
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$175.00

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London: Faber and Faber, [ 2002 ]. First British edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. London: Faber and Faber, [ 2002 ]. 3 vols. First British edition. 114; 106; 119 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Black paper covered boards. Without noticeable flaw in like dust jackets. Accompanied by three copies of what… Read more
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London: John Pearson,, 1873. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London: John Pearson,, 1873. 3 vols. variously paginated pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown 3/4 morocco over paper covered boards. Top edges gilt. Covers lightly scuffed and worn, else tight and clean. With bookplate of famous American actor, Joseph Jefferson, on… Read more
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LIFE OF AN ACTOR

by Egan, Pierce

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Published
1892
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Very good
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London: Pickering and Chatto, 1892. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Theodore Lane. London: Pickering and Chatto, 1892. 27 full color etchings. Illustrated by Theodore Lane. 257 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Red cloth. Top edge gilt; spine and front board stamped in gilt. Head, heel and corner bumped; spine toned; boards lightly… Read more
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BROADWAY PORTRAITS

by Marx, Samuel

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Published
[ 1929 ]
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Near fine
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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New York: Donald Flamm, Inc, [ 1929 ]. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/No dust jacket. New York: Donald Flamm, Inc, [ 1929 ]. First edition. Illustrated with caricatures Alex Gard and others. 63 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth with a large illustrated paper label on the front cover. A beautiful copy.… Read more
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SIROP-AU-CUL. OU LÕHEUREUSE DILIVRANCE TRAGEDIE GEROI MERDIFIQUE

by [ Grandval, Charles Francois Racot de ]

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Published
[ c. 1750 ]
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Very good+
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N.p.: Au Temple du Gout, [ c. 1750 ]. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. N.p.: Au Temple du Gout, [ c. 1750 ]. Comedien engraved title-page. 48 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Brown modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards. A very nice copy of this outrageously scatological three act play. Very good+/No jacket… Read more
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OLD ENGLISH DRAMA. A SELECTION OF PLAYS FROM THE OLD ENGLISH DRAMATISTS. 2 VOLS.

by Chapman, George, James Shirley, Thomas Heywood, Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Nash, et al

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Published
1825
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Very good
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$250.00

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London: Hurst, Robinson, and Co, 1825. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. Vol. 1: The Second MaidenÕs Tragedy; A Pleasant Conceited Comedy; The Ball; The Rape of Lucrece; Vol. 2: LoveÕs Mistress, or the QueenÕs Masque; Albertus Wallenstein; Dido, Queen of Carthage; The LadyÕs Privilege. London: Hurst, Robinson, and Co, 1825. 2 vols. Various paginations… Read more
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DRAMATIC WORKS

by Mitford, Mary Russell

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Published
1854
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Very good
Edition
First edition
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$250.00

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London: Hurst and Blackett, 1854. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/No jacket issued. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1854. 2 vols. First edition. A frontispiece in each volume, plus one engraving in volume one. xxxiv, 331, 23 ads, 16 ads; 412 pp. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Maroon cloth, both volumes professionally rebacked with original… Read more
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MYSTERIOUS MOTHER. A TRAGEDY

by Walpole, Horace

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Published
1781
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Good+
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Second edition, preceded by the 1768 edition of 50 copies
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$600.00

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London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1781. Second edition, preceded by the 1768 edition of 50 copies. Hardcover. Good+/No dust jacket. London: Printed for J. Dodsley, 1781. Second edition, preceded by the 1768 edition of 50 copies. 88 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Full calf, rebacked with calf spine and morocco labeled onlay. Gilt rules… Read more
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SEARCH FOR SIGNS OF INTELLIGENT LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE, THE

by Wagner, Jane

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Published
1986
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Very good+
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780060156732
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$25.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1986. First edition. Signed by Jane Wagner and Lily Tomlin. Numerous b/w photographs. 223 pp. Hardcover. 8vo. Light green cloth. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt decorative device to front board. Lightly bumped at head and heel; else, no other noticeable damage or flaws; interior… Read more
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JOCELYN HERBERT

by Herbert, Jocelyn

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Published
[ 1993 ]
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Very good+
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First British edition
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$40.00

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London: Art Books IntÕl, [ 1993 ]. First British edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. London: Art Books IntÕl, [ 1993 ]. First British edition. Copious b/w and color illustrations. 240 pp. Hardcover. Folio. Black paper covered boards. A nice copy in like dust wrapper. Very good+/Very good. … Read more
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PEOPLE WHO LED TO MY PLAYS

by Kennedy, Adrienne

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Published
1987
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Very good+
Edition
First edition
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$65.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good.
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NEW THEATRE, NEW YORK

by [No author stated] The New Theatre

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Published
1909
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Very good
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$30.00

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New York: The De Vinne Press, 1909. Softcover. Very good/No dust jacket.
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ARTIST, THE: A DRAMA WITHOUT WORDS

by Mencken, Henry L

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Published
1912
Condition
Very good-
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FIRST EDITION, THIRD PRINTING
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$68.00

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Boston: John W. Luce & Company, 1912. FIRST EDITION, THIRD PRINTING. Hardcover. Very good-/No dust jacket. Boston: John W. Luce & Company, 1912. FIRST EDITION, THIRD PRINTING. 33 pp. Hardcover. 16mo. Taupe paper covered boards. Head and heel chipped; extremities bumped and lightly chipped at top and bottom; large open tear to… Read more
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PLAYGROUND,THE

by Broughton, James

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Published
1949
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Very good
Edition
One of an edition limited to 1000 copies, designed and signed by
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$60.00

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San Francisco, CA: Centaur Press, 1949. One of an edition limited to 1000 copies, designed and signed by Kermit Sheets. Hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket. San Francisco, CA: Centaur Press, 1949. One of an edition limited to 1000 copies, designed and signed by Kermit Sheets. Signed by book designer, Kermit Sheets, signed and inscribed by the… Read more
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Crandbury, NJ: Assoc. U. P, 1976 . Hardcover. Very good+/Very good. Crandbury, NJ: Assoc. U. P, ( 1976 ). 301 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Light blue cloth. A clean, tight copy in a very lightly soiled and worn dust jacket. Very good+/Very good.
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$48.00
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BUHNENBILD, DAS

by Schubert, Ottmar

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Published
1955
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Very good
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$48.00

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Munchen: Georg D. W. Callwey, 1955. Hardcover. Very good/Good+. Geschichte, Gestalt, Technik. Munchen: Georg D. W. Callwey, (1955). Numerous b/w photographs and illustrations. 368 pp. Text in German. Hardcover. Square 4to size. White cloth stamped in duotone. Heel bumped; text lightly toned. Else, a very solid copy in chipped… Read more
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THEATRE DE LA MODE

by Charles-Roux, Charles, et al

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Published
1991
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Very good+
Edition
FIRST AMERICAN EDITION
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9780847813407
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$140.00

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New York: Rizzoli, 1991. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Hardcover. Very good+/Very good+. New York: Rizzoli, 1991. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Numerous b/w and color photographs and illustrations. 190 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Black cloth. A nice, clean copy in like dustjacket. Very good+/Very good+. (Oversized - extra shipping charges… Read more
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REVOLUTIONS IN STAGE DESIGN OF THE XXTH CENTURY

by Bablet, Denis

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Published
1977
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Very good
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$350.00

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Paris / New York: Leon Amiel, 1977. Hardcover. Very good/Very good-. Paris / New York: Leon Amiel, 1977. Numerous b/w and color photographs and illustrations, including two original, color lithographs by Miro. 385 pp. Hardcover. Folio size. Black cloth. Covers a little soiled along edges, else quite good in edge-worn d.j.… Read more
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SIR GEORGE ETHEREGE

by Mann, David D

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Published
1981
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Very good+
ISBN
9780816181711
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$150.00

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Boston, MA: G. K. Hall & Co., 1981. Hardcover. Very good+/No jacket issued. Boston, MA: G. K. Hall & Co., 1981. 135 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Burgundy cloth. Spine very slightly faded, else a nice, crisp, clean copy. Very good+/No jacket issued.
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HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN STAGE

by Brown, T. Allston

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Published
1870
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Good+
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$100.00

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New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1870. Hardcover. Good+/No jacket issued. CONTAINING BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF NEARLY EVERY MEMBER OF THE PROFESSION THAT HAS APPEARED ON THE AMERICAN STAGE, FROM 1733 TO 1870. New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1870. Numerous b/w woodengravings. 421 pp. Hardcover. 8vo size. Brown cloth. This copy has… Read more
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