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cover of Statements: Two Workshop Productions devised by Athol Fugard, John Kani, and Winston Ntshona - Sizwe Bansi is dead and The Island and a New Play - Statements After an Arrest Under the Immorality Act

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978. Paperback. 109p., illustrated only with the cover photo, a later printing of the softbound issue, mild external handling and wear, paperstock is acidic and very toned throughout, on the verge of becoming fragile. A former owner, one Willie Carpenter, has hand-written his contact info inside front cover and a phone number inside back. Laid… Read more
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cover of The bitches' brew; or the plot against Bertrand Russell

The bitches' brew; or the plot against Bertrand Russell

by Buttle, Myra [pseud. of Victor Purcell)

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Published
1960
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London: C. A. Watts & Co Ltd, 1960. Hardcover. 87p., 5.75x8.75 inches; dustjacket slightly rubbed and soiled, damp stain along spine of dustjacket, touch of foxing along fore-edge, in good condition.
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cover of Underground: four plays [Burghers of Calais, Fun in Lethe, The mummer's Play, The wonderful yeare]

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New York: Morrow paperback editions, 1970. Paperback. 245p., foreword, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. African American playwright, of Caribbean origin. Includes play with Puerto Rican setting.
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cover of Aphorisms of the three threes

Aphorisms of the three threes

by Towne, Edward Owings

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Published
1887
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$12.00

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Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1887. Hardcover. 47p., original brown cloth boards, illustrations and titling in gilt, third edition, boards heavily soiled foxed, and damp stained, resulting on discoloration, head of spine slightly chipped, pages browning, damage does not migrate onto pages, pencil notation on free endpaper, some pencil marginalia throughout. Edward Townings was a playwright, novelist, and… Read more
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cover of Theatre in Southeast Asia

Theatre in Southeast Asia

by Brandon, James R.

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Published
1967
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1967. Hardcover. xiii, 370p., black boards, 6.25x9.25 inches. Spine faded, light foxing inside boards, else very good.
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cover of Paper Angels and Bitter Cane; two plays

Paper Angels and Bitter Cane; two plays

by Lim, Genny

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780962310218
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$12.00

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Honolulu: Kalamaku Press, 1991. Paperback. 107p., paperback, 5.5x8.25 inches. Wraps lightly shelfworn, foxing to edges of text block, minor marginalia in pencil throughout, good reading copy only. Collection of plays from the San Francisco-based poet, playwright, and professor.
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cover of Life & Death Trilogy: A Theatrical Research

Life & Death Trilogy: A Theatrical Research

by Tang, Shu-wing; Lo, Kwai-cheung; Chan, Chi-Wah

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Published
2001
ISBN
9789628158355
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$35.00

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Hong Kong: Youth Literary Book Store, 2001. Paperback. 164p., paperback, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good. Signed and inscribed by Tang on the title page. Illustrated with color photographs. Only two copies found in OCLC as of May 2022.
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cover of Kayumanggi: the brown mag, Vol. 1, No. 2

Kayumanggi: the brown mag, Vol. 1, No. 2

by Tumbocon, Mauro Feria, ed

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Published
1999
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San Francisco: Antonio Jocson, 1999. Staplebound. 50p., staplebound, wraps, 8.5x11 inches, very good. Illustrated profusely with b&w photographs. Text in English and Tagalog. No copies found in OCLC as of May 2022. Interviews with the actor Joseph Anthony Foronda and director Michael Arago.
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cover of Early Philippine Literature: From Ancient Times to 1940

Early Philippine Literature: From Ancient Times to 1940

by David-Maramba, Asuncion, ed

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Published
1971
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$18.00

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Manila: National Book Store, Inc, 1971. Paperback. xxv, 405p., paperback, 5.75x8.5 inches. Second Edition. Wraps creased and shelfworn, pages evenly toned, some minor marginalia and highlighting; a reading copy. Majority in English with sections in Tagalog.
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cover of Journal of Bikol Writing: Volume 1, Number 1; November 1994

Journal of Bikol Writing: Volume 1, Number 1; November 1994

by Realubit, Maria Lilia F.

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Published
1994
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[Manila]: National Committee on Literary Arts, National Commission for Culture and the Arts, 1994. Paperback. 166p., paperback, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good. Text in Bikol and English.
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cover of Bailaya

Bailaya

by Barrios, Joi

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Published
1997
ISBN
9789715421478
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[Quezon City]: University of the Philippines Press, 1997. Paperback. xx, 194p., paperback, 5x7.9 inches, very good. Bookmark with Barrios poem inlaid. Play primarily in Tagalog with lines in English. Barrios is a lecturer in Filipino at UC Berkeley in the Department of South & Southeast Asian Studies.
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cover of Gypsy: a musical

Gypsy: a musical

by Laurents, Arthur, Jule Styne, Stephen Sondheim

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Published
1960
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New York: Random House, 1960. Hardcover. 144p., frontis photo, original cast, musical numbers, b&w production stills, bookplate, light wear to covers, first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards with photo of Ethel Merman affixed to front cover as issued, in worn red unclipped dj, mild sun fading to spine, chips and short tears.
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cover of The Last Word: a play in one act

The Last Word: a play in one act

by Broughton, James

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Published
1958
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Boston: Baker's Plays/Walter H. Baker, Co, 1958. Pamphlet. 16p., 5x7.25 inches, mild staining else good playscript in stapled yellow and blue wraps. A play in verse and song about a husband and wife awaiting the end of the world in a bar.
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cover of The Green Pastures, souvenir program; pulitzer prize play of 1930

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New York: [Al Greenstone], 1930. Pamphlet. 16p., pictorial wrappers in purple and green, 8.5x11.5 inches; b&w photos., wrapper edges sun-faded and slightly edgeworn, else in very good condition. Printed by the Gordon-Baker Printing Corp.
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cover of Sanyog: South Asia Expressions, Issue 2, Spring 1992

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Durham: Asian and African Languages and Literature, Duke University, 1992. Staplebound. 57p., staplebound, wraps, 5.25x8.5 inches. Light handling wear to wraps, else very good. Only one copy in OCLC as of March 2022. Poetry, art, writing, and plays from South Asian contributors. Most of text in English, with some pieces in Hindi.
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cover of Sun; short stories and drama

Sun; short stories and drama

by Lum, Darrell H. Y.

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Published
1989
ISBN
9780910043021
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Honolulu: Bamboo Ridge Press, 1989. Paperback. 76p., fourth printing, wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches. Crease in bottom right corner, else very good. Lum was one of the co-founders of Bamboo Ridge Press, a longstanding Hawaii-based press that has published the work of many Asian American writers.
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cover of Marguerite Duras; a bio-bibliography

Marguerite Duras; a bio-bibliography

by Harvey, Robert, Hélène Volat

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780313288982
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Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1997. Hardcover. xiv, 273p., corners slightly bumped, spine and boards slightly toned, text block edges and endpapers lightly foxed, else good. Bio-Bibliographies in World Literature, Number 5.
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cover of Asian American Playwrights: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook

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Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002. Hardcover. 407p. hardcover, without dust jacket as issued, 6.5x9.5 inches, very good.
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cover of Kumu Kahua Plays

Kumu Kahua Plays

by Carroll, Dennis, ed

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780824808051
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$20.00

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Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1983. Paperback. xxi, 249p. paperback, 6x9 inches. Wraps shelfworn with creasing along the spine, small stain on bottom fore edge, else good. Includes plays on Japanese identity in Hawai'i, and a pidgin adaptation of Twelfth Night, among others.
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cover of Josefina Niggli: Mexican American Writer, A Critical Biography

Josefina Niggli: Mexican American Writer, A Critical Biography

by Martínez, Elizabeth Coonrod

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Published
2007
ISBN
9780826342720
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$25.00

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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2007. Paperback. 317p. paperback, 6x9 inches, very good. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Niggli was born in Mexico to European American expatriates, and later became a pioneer in the chicana/o literary movement, publishing plays and novels.
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