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In Memoriam Max Reinhardt

by Max Reinhardt Memorial Committee

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November 1943
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First
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Carnegie Hall Program, Season 1943-1944, Tuesday Evening, November 30, [1943] at 8:30 o'clock, Max Reinhardt Memorial Committee. In Memoriam Max Reinhardt. New York: Alfred Scott, publisher: November 1943. 80 Members of the New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra Bruno Walter, Conductor, Kerstin Thorborg, Contralto. Address by Ernst Lothar. 16 pages. Sold with a handbill, "In Memoriam Max Reinhardt at Carnegie Hall Tuesday,… Read more
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BOMBASTES FURIOSO: A Burlesque Tragic Opera.

by Rhodes, William Barnes

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Published
1830
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Rhodes, William Barnes. BOMBASTES FURIOSO: A Burlesque Tragic Opera. With Designs by George Cruikshank. London: Thomas Rodd, Great Newport Street; and T. Griffiths, Wellington Street, Strand. MDCCCXXX [1830]. Printed by Lowndes and White, Crane Court, Fleet Street. 12mo. 16cm. [1 blank; 34 pages followed by a full-page woodcut , "Tu ral, lu ral, la, /Tu ral, laral, laddi" below three… Read more
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image of NOBODY, AND SOME-BODY. With the true Chronicle Historie of Elydure, who was fortunately three severall times crowned King of England.

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[Smith, Alexander], NOBODY, AND SOME-BODY. With the true Chronicle Historie of Elydure, who was fortunately three severall times crowned King of England. The true Coppy thereof, as it hath been acted by the Queens Maiesties Seruants. Printed for Iohn Trundle and are toobe sold at his shop in Barbican, at the sign of No-body. Two woodcut illustrations from the first edition… Read more
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image of Bryant’s Opera House 23rd Street, Between 6th_7th Avenues, (Nearly Opposite Booth’s Theatre.) Eighteenth Season of the World-Famous Bryant’s Minstrels Organized 1857.

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Bryant's Opera House 23rd Street, Between 6th & 7th Avenues, (Nearly Opposite Booth's Theatre.) Eighteenth Season of the World-Famous Bryant's Minstrels Organized 1857. The Felicity Will Eventuate at 8 O'Clock, With the Following Programme. Part First.—Soiree d'Ethiope. Jubilee Concert, Tin-Pan-O-Ni-On Introducing the Great Burlesque Prima Donna EUGENE. Part Second. --- Varieties. The Mutton Trial! Unsworth in His Original Banjo Songs.… Read more
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[Booth, John Wilkes] BOSTON MUSEUM SECOND WEEK OF J. WILKES BOOTH THE EMINENT YOUNG TRAGEDIAN, Who has been honored by the attendance of LARGE AND ENTHUSIASTIC AUDIENCES, AND WILL APPEAR This Tuesday Evening, May 3, 1864, IN SHAKESPEARE'S PLAY OF ROMEO AND JULIET! Boston: The Boston Museum, 1864. A theatrical playbill, 32 cm x 11 cm. A trimmed theatrical… Read more
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Programme at Aberle's Theatre for the Week Commencing Oct. 17, 1881

by Aberle's Theatre October 17, 1881

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Published
1881
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First
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Programme at Aberle's Theatre for the Week Commencing Oct. 17 1881. 13 3/8 in. x 4 1/8 in. Printed by Cameron & Co., New York. Aberle's Theatre stood on East 8th Street, between Broadway and Fourth Avenue, Astor Place, in New York City, and was opened on September 8, 1879 in a building remodeled from St. Anne's… Read more
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Eva Le Gallienne Signed and Inscribed Photograph.

by Le Gallienne, Eva

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Published
1928
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First
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Le Gallienne, Eva, Photograph, Signed and Inscribed. 9 ¼ in x 7 ½ in. Original signed, vintage photograph signed by Richard T. Dooner, signed "Dooner" in pencil in the lower right-hand corner, copyright stamp by Richard T. Dooner of Philadelphia on the verso. Inscribed by Eva Le Gallienne: "To the '2nd Twin' with love from 'Peter' Eva Le Gallienne".… Read more
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image of Le Médecin Malgré Lui, Comédie en 3 Actes, de Molière, Arrangé en Opéra-Comique par MM Jules Barbier_Michel Carré.

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Gounod, Charles François, Le Médecin Malgré Lui, Comédie en 3 Actes, de Molière, Arrangé en Opéra-Comique par MM Jules Barbier & Michel Carré. Musique de Charles Gounod Partition Piano et Chant. Paris: Colombier, Éditeur, rue Vivienne, No. 6, [1858]. 27.5 cm x 18 cm, [iv ; 190 pages]. In-8vo. Original green wrapper bound-in. Bound in half blue goatskin, with gold lettering… Read more
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Mammoth Uncle Tom’s Cabin.

by [Harriet Beecher Stowe]

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Published
1916
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First
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[Harriet Beecher Stowe] Mammoth Uncle Tom's Cabin. Erie Litho. & Printing Co., Erie, PA. 1916. Two-sided lithographed illustrated theatrical broadside, 27 ¾ in x 10 ¼ in, verso reads, "Grand 1916 Triumphal Tour. New Uncle Tom's Cabin Company." The front has three 6 in x 9 in lithographs by the Erie Lithography and Publishing Company, made famous by Cole… Read more
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Very Good. Theatrical Broadside for the New Theatre Royal, Covent-Garden, Saturday, March 6, 1811, 23.5 cm x 15.5 cm, linen-backed blue paper, with a portrait of John Kemble, engraved by J. Rogers from a drawing by T. Wageman, on the verso. Below the portrait is a cutting of the cast of The Tragedy of Cato. This Present Saturday,… Read more
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image of Love in a Riddle. A Pastoral. As it is Acted at the Theatre Royal, By His Majesty’s Servants.

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London: Printed for J. Watts, at the Printing Office in Wild-Court near Lincolns-Inn Fields, MDCCXXIX. Hardcover. Cibber, Colley. Love in a Riddle. A Pastoral. As it is Acted at the Theatre Royal, By His Majestys Servants. London: Printed for J. Watts, at the Printing Office in Wild-Court near Lincolns-Inn Fields, MDCCXIX [1729?]. Price of 1S. 6d. in… Read more
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image of CHARLES  FROHMAN Presents MAUDE ADAMS In a play, In Six Acts, PETER  PAN Or, THE BOY  WHO  WOULDN’T  GROW  UP.

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New York: Empire Theatre, January 1907. Playbill. Fine. CHARLES FROHMAN Presents MAUDE ADAMS In a play, In Six Acts, PETER PAN Or, THE BOY WHO WOULDNT GROW UP. Empire Theatre, New York: [1907, probably after Jan. 21]. 45 cm x 12.5 cm Theatrical playbill-broadside for the complete six-act production of … Read more
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