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cover of Man of La Mancha (Revised script for the 1965 Broadway musical)

Man of La Mancha (Revised script for the 1965 Broadway musical)

by Written by Dale Wasserman. Music by Mitch Leigh. Lyrics by Joe Darion.

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Published
1968
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
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New York: Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc., 1968. 92 pages, in red staple-bound flexible leather binding, mimeograph duplication, printed rectos only. The original 1965 Broadway production ran for 2,328 performances and won five Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical, Best Direction of a Musical and Best Original Score and Scenic Design. It has… Read more
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cover of Bells are Ringing - (Original script for the 1956 Broadway musical)

Bells are Ringing - (Original script for the 1956 Broadway musical)

by Book and Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; Music by Jule Styne;

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Published
1949
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
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$800.00

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New York: Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc., 1949. The original cast, including Jean Stapleton, Pat Wilkes, Judy Holliday, Jack Weston, Peter Gennaro, Dort Clark, Sydney Chaplin, Donna Sanders and Eddie Lawrence is listed. Directed by Jerome Robbins and choreographed by Robbins and Bob Fosse, opened on November 29, 1956 at the Shubert Theatre, where it ran for slightly more than two… Read more
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cover of The Russian Ballet in Western Europe, 1909-1920

The Russian Ballet in Western Europe, 1909-1920

by Propert, W. A., With a Chapter on the Music by Eugene Goossens

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Published
1921
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited and Numbered Edition
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$500.00

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London: John Lane, 1921. #241 of 450 copies printed for sale in the United States. Features the works of Picasso, Derain, Matisse, and Bakst among others, as well as black and red avant-garde illustrations by Natalia Goncharova (1881-1962) throughout. Original quarter white cloth over marbled boards, top edge gilt, Very Good, white cloth darkened, boards rubbed at edges, lacking the… Read more
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cover of Les comédies de Térence, avec la traduction et les remarques de Madame Dacier. Nouvelle édition, corrigée d'un nombre considérables de fautes, & enrichie des différentes leçons de Mr. Bentlei, de Donat, de Faern, & D'autres. In Three Volumes

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Amsterdam and Leipzig: Chez Arkstée et Merkus, 1747. Three volumes bound in contemporary mottled calf, the backs ornately gilt, marbled end papers, the edges red, ribbon markers. Title pages in red and black, Latin and French on facing pages, title vignettes and headpieces, numerous illustrations including 2 fold-outs. Very Good Plus, light rubbing at corners, slight toning a few pages… Read more
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cover of The Angel That Troubled the Water and Other Plays

The Angel That Troubled the Water and Other Plays

by Wilder, Thornton

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Published
1928
Condition
Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
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$150.00

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London * New York * Toronto : Longmans, Green & Co., 1928. #38 of 260 copies printed. Fine in original blue cloth lettered in gilt, hand coloured frontispiece,, printed on handmade paper. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Limited Edition.
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cover of (Two Volumes Bound as One)  Sonata de Primavera  and Sonata de Estio  Memorias del Marques de Bradomin (Opera Omni Volumes V and VI)

(Two Volumes Bound as One) Sonata de Primavera and Sonata de Estio Memorias del Marques de Bradomin (Opera Omni Volumes V and VI)

by Valle-Inclan, Ramon del

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Edition
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$400.00

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Madrid: Imprenta Helénica, Imprenta Rivadeneyra, 1917. Published 1917 and 1928 respectively. 218, (2), 233 pp. Bound in contemporary embroidered cloth over boards, paper labels, a lovely and unique binding. Very Good, hinges starting, pages browning. . Later Edition. Embroidered Cloth . Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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cover of (Presentation Copy)  La Femme Seule; Comedie En Trois Actes

(Presentation Copy) La Femme Seule; Comedie En Trois Actes

by Brieux, (Eugene)

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Paris: P.- V. Stock & Cie., 1913. SCARCE SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at half-title page -" a monsieur George G. Marshall hermoiguage(?) de sympathie Brieux". With Marshall's lovely bookplate front paste down. George Gehring Marshall was the President of Marshall Drug Company of Cleveland and a noted botanical literature collector. In binding signed "bound by the Booklovers Shop Cleveland"… Read more
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cover of (Presentation Copy)  Sammelband of Ten  Un Acte Comedie-Vaudeville

(Presentation Copy) Sammelband of Ten Un Acte Comedie-Vaudeville

by Renard, Jules (1813-1877)

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Published
1872
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Editions
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Paris: E. Dentu, 1872. RARE. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page -"a mon ? ami Lambert V. souvenir "? Jules Renard". Jules Renard (1813-1877) was a French playwright and vaudevillist, not to be confused with the later Jules Renard (1864-1910), who is known for his Journals. A sammelband of ten first editions of his vaudeville comedies in… Read more
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cover of La Comedie De Celui Qui Epousa Une Femme Muette

La Comedie De Celui Qui Epousa Une Femme Muette

by France, Anatole

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Published
1913
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Paris: Calmann-Levy, Editeurs, 1913. Finely bound in contemporary quarter black morocco over marbled boards, five raised bands with gilt lettering back, marbled end papers. The first trade edition, after a limited numbered edition of 125 copies. Near Fine, tiny rubs at corners, the paper uniformly browning. . First Edition. Quarter Morocco. Near Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.… Read more
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cover of The Doctors; A Satire in Four Seizures

The Doctors; A Satire in Four Seizures

by Hubbard, Elbert

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters, 1909. Twelve illustrations in black and red on butcher's paper by Burt Barneson. Decorations by Dard Hunter, although not credited in the book. Very Good, quarter brown suede over grey paper covered boards with matching grey end papers, outer layer of suede peeling at top edge pf spine, rubbing to suede along spine, light wear… Read more
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cover of Architect's Documentation Book for the Restoration of the Dock Street Theatre, Charleston, S. C., Federal Emergency Relief Administration Project

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Charleston, SC, 1935. Bespoke project documentation book for the Works Progress Administration restoration of the Dock Street Theatre, Charleston, South Carolina, with the architect Douglas D. Ellington's. personal bookplate. Housed in an embossed calf binder with string tie, gilt lettering. 48 pages listed in table of contents which refer to 48 labelled sections, each with items such as a… Read more
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cover of The Dramatic Works of Richard Brome, Containing Fifteen Comedies Now First Collected in Three Volumes.

The Dramatic Works of Richard Brome, Containing Fifteen Comedies Now First Collected in Three Volumes.

by Brome, Richard

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Published
1873
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Collected Edition
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$650.00

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London: John Pearson, 1873. RARE in commerce. Three volumes bound in later brown buckram, leather labels with gilt lettering at spines, tops gilt, frontispiece portrait Vol. I. Near Fine, cloth lightly soiled, small chip in label Vol. I, the bookplates of James F. Morton featuring an elephant with the motto "Lux et Fortitudo". v. 1. Five new playes, 1653: Madd… Read more
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cover of A New History of the English Stage; from the Restoration to the Liberty of the Theatres, in Connection with the Patent Houses. In  Two Volumes

A New History of the English Stage; from the Restoration to the Liberty of the Theatres, in Connection with the Patent Houses. In Two Volumes

by Fitzgerald, Percy

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Published
1882
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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London: Tinsley Brothers, 1882. " from original papers in the Lord Chamberlain's Office, the State Paper Office, and other sources." xii, 437; viii, 463 pages. SCARCE in contemporary fine binding. Bound in half calf over marbled boards, the circular armorial bookplates of William Rule Westwood Chafy-Chafy, Rous Lench Court and the blindstamp of W.& H. Smith Booksellers,… Read more
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cover of The Works of Nicholas Rowe, Esq. Two Volumes

The Works of Nicholas Rowe, Esq. Two Volumes

by Rowe, Nicholas

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Published
1766
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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London: Printed For J. And R. Tonson, et al., 1766. With engraved portrait frontis. and 1 folding engraved plate. Two volumes nicely bound in contemporary calf with gilt backs, red and black morocco labels, the Art Nouveau bookplate of Edna Hart and F, Berthold Abenheim, small seller's ticket of Paul Elder & Co., San Francisco. Very Good, light wear toboards… Read more
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cover of The Works of James Thomson - With His Last Corrections and Improvement. In Four Volumes

The Works of James Thomson - With His Last Corrections and Improvement. In Four Volumes

by Thomson, James

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Published
1766
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Edition
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$300.00

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London: Printed for A. Millar, 1766. Four volumes, including sixteen full page engraved plates, in contemporary calf, backs gilt, with lovely armorial floral bookplates of Nathaniel Highmore. Very Good, old bookseller's catalogue listing tipped at front end page Vol. I, joints showing wear and starting to open at ends, boards worn, gilt at spines dulled. . Later Edition. Mottled Calf.… Read more
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cover of The Night of the Iguana

The Night of the Iguana

by Williams, Tennessee

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Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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New York: New Directions, 1962. Near Fine, prior owner bookplate and name in ink, in a Near Fine dust jacket, toning to the white areas. Dust jacket designed by Nicola Wood. Basis for the 1964 film directed by John Huston and starring Richard Burton, Ava Gardner, Deborah Kerr, and Grayson Hall, who won the Oscar for Best Actress in… Read more
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cover of The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Sir Charles Sedley, Collected and Edited From the Old Edition  (Two Volumes)

The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Sir Charles Sedley, Collected and Edited From the Old Edition (Two Volumes)

by De Sola Pinto, V.

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Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
New Edition
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$200.00

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London: Constable and Company, 1928. Two volumes in publisher's original black cloth, gilt lettering at spines. top edges gilt, the bookplates of The Pacific-Union Club of San Francisco. Near Fine, no jackets, top corners bumped Vol. I. Each volume with engraved frontispiece portrait and with one additional engraved portrait. A rather uncommon title, this a quite handsome set. . New… Read more
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cover of [Fine American Binding} Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare, Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copy, Left By the Late George Stevens, Esq. With a Glossary and Notes, and a Sketch of the Life of the Poet. In Two Volumes (bound as one)

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Boston: Phillips, Sampson, and Co., 1851. Two volumes bound as one in contemporary red morocco, the front and back covers featuring a lavishly gilt scene with Shakespeare's bust atop a monument with two cherubs hanging a garland of flowers, and two seated ladies in robes.All edges gilt, plain pale yellow end papers. Unsigned. With forty illustrations, including frontis portrait of… Read more
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cover of Record of a Girlhood (3 Vols.); Records of Later Life (3 Vols.); and  Further Records. 1848-1883 ( 2 Vols.)

Record of a Girlhood (3 Vols.); Records of Later Life (3 Vols.); and Further Records. 1848-1883 ( 2 Vols.)

by Kemble, Frances Anne (Fanny)

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Published
1878
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$800.00

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London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1878. Published 1878, 1882, 1890, All First Editions. Uniformly finely bound in contemporary signed J. Adams, Binder half dark green calf over pale green buckram boards, backs with floral gilt tooling and red morocco labels, marbled end papers, top edges gilt. Very Good Plus, small corner chip to title label V.1 Later Days, light rubbing… Read more
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cover of The Complete Works of Thomas Shadwell (Five Volumes)

The Complete Works of Thomas Shadwell (Five Volumes)

by Shadwell, Thomas; Edited by Montague Summers

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Published
1927
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered First Edition
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$325.00

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London: The Fortune Press, 1927. #503 of 1200 copies printed on machine-made paper. Near Fine in original tangerine buckram, gilt lettering, corner bumps. A quite handsome set. An oversize set that will require added postage for priority and international mail- please inquire. . Limited and Numbered First Edition. Buckram. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12"… Read more
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