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Sixteen Famous American Plays

by Cerf, Bennett A. & Van H. Cartmell (editors)

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1943
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New York: Modern Library, 1943. Introduction by John Anderson. Foreword by Van H Cartmell and Bennet A. Cerf. Green clothbound hardcover with black title block on spine and black and gold Modern Library logo on spine and front cover. 531 toned pages. Lovely colored Modern Library endpapers have the Modern Library logo in the center surrounded by… Read more
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Getting Out

by Norman, Marsha

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Published
1979
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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Garden City, NY: Nelson Doubleday, Inc., 1979. 8vo size hardcover with photo illustrated dust jacket; 64 pages From jacket: "Eight years ago, Arlie Holsclaw was sent to prison on charges of robbery, kidnapping and murder. Today she is a woman in her late twenties, using her full name, Arlene, and she has just gotten out of jail.… Read more
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New Theatres for Old

by Gorelik, Mordecai

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1940
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First
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New York: Samuel French, 1940. First Edition Mordecai (Max) Gorelik (1899 - 1990) was an American theatrical designer, producer, director and college-level instructor. This volume, New Theatres for Old, became a classic college textbook. 8vo size red clothbound hardcover; 553 pages plus numerous black and white illustrations on glossy stock. There are also… Read more
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cover of Critics' Choice New York Drama Critics Circle Prize Plays 1935-55

Critics' Choice New York Drama Critics Circle Prize Plays 1935-55

by Gaver, Jack (editor)

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1955
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New York: Hawthorn Books, 1955. Stated First Edition 8vo size blue clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on spine; 661 pages Contents include: Winterset by Maxwell Anderson High Tor by Maxwell Anderson Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck The Time of Your Life by William Saroyan Watch on the Rhine by Lillian Hellman The Patriots by Sidney… Read more
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cover of Stories of the Great Dramas and Their Authors

Stories of the Great Dramas and Their Authors

by Thomas, Henry

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1939
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Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Company, 1939. 8vo size red clothbound hardcover; 481 deckle edged pages with red topstain. The story of 50 plays and their authors Contents include: Promethius by Aeschylus Antigone by Sophocles Medea by Euripides Lysistrata by Aristophanes The Cid by Corneille Tartuffe by Moliere The Barber of Seville by Beaumarchais… Read more
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cover of La Dama Del Alba Retablo en Cuatro Actos

La Dama Del Alba Retablo en Cuatro Actos

by Casona, Alejandro

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1947
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947. Edited and with introduction, notes and vocabulary by Juan Rodriguez-Castellano. The English translation of the title is "Lady of the Dawn." Copyright 1947 8vo size maroon clothbound hardcover with white titles on spine and decoration on cover; 207 toned pages. Originally published in Brazil in 1944. Spanish poet and… Read more
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Madama Butterfly Libretto

by Puccini, Giacomo

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New York: Metropolitan Opera This is the book with the text of the opera; it contains no music. 12mo size softcover; 131 bright, white pages. Dual language book: text on the left page is in Italian, text on the right page is in English. Edgewear and some rubbing to covers, light crease on front cover, price… Read more
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The Theatre Through Its Stage Door

by Belasco, David

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1919
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1919. Edited by Louis V. De Foe (Dramatic Critic of the New York World) 8vo size maroon jacquard cloth bound hardcover with bright gilt titles on the cover; 246 deckle edged toned pages; 20+ illustrations. The jacquard print is a design of the theatre masks. Frontispiece has a reproduction of the… Read more
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cover of Other Theatres:  The Development of Alternatve and Experimental Theatre in Britain

Other Theatres: The Development of Alternatve and Experimental Theatre in Britain

by Davies, Andrew

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1987
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9780389207078
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Totowa, New Jersey: Barnes & Noble Books, 1987. 8vo size trade paperback with photo illustrated front cover; 249 pages From back: "(The author) provides a lively introduction to the important tradition of alternative and experimental theatre as it has developed over the last 200 years. He considers a broad range of initiatives including Yiddish drama, suffragette theatre,… Read more
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Zalmen, or the Madness of God

by Wiesel, Elie

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Published
1974
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First
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9780394496375
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New York: Random House, 1974. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 172 pages Stated First Edition; second printing From jacket: "(The author) gives his Rabbi that strength, the courage to voice his opposition and isolation, and the result is a passionate cry. Zalmen, or the Madness of God illuminates not only the plight of Soviet Jewry,… Read more
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Sister Beatrice and Ardiane & Barbe Bleue

by Maeterlinck, Maurice

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1902
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New York: Dodd Mead & Company, 1902. Translated by Barnard Miall 12mo size red clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on spine; 203 tanned pages Ex-library with typical treatments. It's likely this volume has been rebound, probably before 1940. Bumped and worn head and heel of spine and corners. High quality paper is toned and several… Read more
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cover of Three Plays:  Anna Christie The Emperor Jones The Hairy Ape

Three Plays: Anna Christie The Emperor Jones The Hairy Ape

by O'Neill, Eugene

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New York: Modern Library Modern Library Edition 146 - Three Plays of Eugene O'Neill: Anna Christie The Emperor Jones The Hairy Ape Introduction by Lionell Trilling 8vo size red cloth bound hardcover with dust jacket; 260 pages. Edgewear, wear to jacket with some light penciling on top and a stain on outside pages which appears very… Read more
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La Gringa: Drama en Cuatro Actos

by Sanchez, Florencio

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1942
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New York: F.S. Crofts & Company, 1942. Edited and with an introduction, exercises, notes and vocabulary by John Thomas Lister and Ruth Richardson 8vo size green clothbound hardcover; 142 toned pages. Introduction, Exercises in Composition are in English. Vocabulary and Note are in both English and Spanish. Ex-library with typical treatments; small ink spot… Read more
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Shakespeare: A Historical and Critical Study with Annotated Text of Twenty-One Plays

by Craig, Hardin

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Published
1931
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Chicago: Scott Foreman & Co., 1931. Black cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover. 1194 thin pages in this substantial volume. Contents include: Shakespeare's Early Period; The Comedy of Errors, A Midsummer Night's Dream; Richard III; Romeo and Juliet; The Period of Comedies and Histories; Merchant of Venice; Much Ado About Nothing; As You Like It;… Read more
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Rhinoceros

by Ionesco, Eugene

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9780030595806
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New York: Holt Rinehart and Winston Copyright 1961 but oviously a more recent copy since it has an ISBN. 212 pages with some full page black and white photographs "from the original French creation of Rhinoceros" followed by an extensive French vocabulary section. Introduction in English, followed by introduction in French with remainder of the text… Read more
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The Elizabethan Theatre

by Galloway, David (editor)

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1970
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Canada: Archon Books, 1970. Green cloth with bright gilt titles on spine. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out. 130 pages with index and some black and white illustrations. We note tape remnants to exterior spine (which probably held on a Dewey label and some adhesive and paper residue on back cover where label was removed. … Read more
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cover of Renaissance Drama New Series V Essays Principally on Comedy

Renaissance Drama New Series V Essays Principally on Comedy

by Schoenbaum, S. & Alan C. Dessen (editors)

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1974
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9780810104341
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Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1974. 246 bright, white pages. Illustrated covers. Contents include: Feasting and Judging in Jonsonian Comedy; Replication as Dramatic Strategy in the Comedies of Ben Jonson; Language as a Theme in The Dutch Courtesan; Hieronimo in Decimosexto A Private Theatre Burlesque; Othello and the Conventions of Romantic Comedy; Visual and… Read more
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cover of Gilbert and Sullivan

Gilbert and Sullivan

by Hayter, Charles

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1987
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9780312004460
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1987. From jacket: "In this book (the author) offers a new evaluation of the comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivanwith an emphasis on the works in performance rather than as literature." 189 bright, white pages with several sections of black and white photographs. Jacket cover with mylar and in super condition. … Read more
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The Elizabethan Theatre III

by Galloway, David (editor)

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1973
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ISBN
9780208013316
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Canada: Archon Books, 1973. Full green leatherette covered with clear mylar. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out. 149 pages with some black and white illustrations. We note only some tape transfer marks and tiny nick inside front cover. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain the property of their copyright holders. Thanks for shopping… Read more
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cover of The Complete Roman Drama (in Two volumes)

The Complete Roman Drama (in Two volumes)

by Duckworth, George E. (editor)

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1942
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First
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New York: Random House, 1942. Two large, heavy Volumes. The Complete Roman Drama All the Extant Comedies of Plautus and Terence, and the Tragedies of Seneca, in a Variety of Translations. Edited and with an introduction with George E. Duckworth. Ex-library with typical treatments. Greenish blue cloth covers with black title blocks on spines with gold lettering… Read more
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