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In The Steps Of Shakespeare

by Russell Thorndike

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Journobooks
Published
1951
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Very Good
Edition
2nd Edition 2nd Printing
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London: Rich And Cowan, 1951. 2nd Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. A fascinating travel guide to Shakespearean locations. All in VG internal order bar a little spotting to endpapers. Green boards lightly bumped. Unclipped d/j worn to edges and a little toned to rear. 12mo. 308pp
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LESLIE HURRY Settings & Costumes for Sadler's Wells Ballets Hamlet (1942) Le Lac Des Cygnes and the Old Vic Hamlet (1944)

by Cyril W Beaumont (intro)

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Journobooks
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition 2nd Printing
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London: Shenval Press / Faber And Faber, 1957. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. In the Ariel Books On The Arts series. 50 plates showing Hurry's designs prefaced with a brief biography and introduction to the work by Beaumont. Bar toned endpapers all is in VG bright and clean order.… Read more
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THE CHINESE PRIME MINISTER A New Comedy In Three Acts [SIGNED]

by Enid Bagnold

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Journobooks
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£53.80

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New York: Random House, 1964. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo. Inscription by Bagnold to fep and d/j flyleaf. All in VG internal order. Quarter black cloth with red paper-covered boards and bright gilt titling to spine. Unclipped d/j toned and worn to edges. 8vo. 122pp
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Six Proust Reconstructions

by Pamela Hansford Johnson

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Journobooks
Published
1958
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1958. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. All in VG order bar a little marking to block. Smart blue boards lightly worn to edges, D/j is heavily toned with wear to edges, some marking and minor loss. 8vo. 292pp
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Greek Drama For Everyman

by F L Lucas

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Journobooks
Published
1954
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Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: J M Dent And Sons, 1954. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. In VG internal order. Light marking to edge of block. Sudbury High School For Girls prize plate to half title and gilt crest to front of smart blue cloth. Bright gilt titling to spine. Unclipped d/j a little worn to edges and marked to… Read more
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image of FROM "THE BELLS" TO "KING ARTHUR" A Record Of The First-Night Productions At The Lyceum Theatre From 1871 To 1895

FROM "THE BELLS" TO "KING ARTHUR" A Record Of The First-Night Productions At The Lyceum Theatre From 1871 To 1895

by Clement Scott

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Journobooks
Published
1897
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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£33.63

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London: John MacQueen, 1897. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A fascinating slice of London theatre history. Scott, critic for the Telegraph, Observer and Illustrated London News reprints his reviews of all the productions (x38) he has seen at the country's "leading theatre". Includes dates, cast lists, and illustrations and some… Read more
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UNDER MILK WOOD A Play For Voices

by Dylan Thomas

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Journobooks
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
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London: J M Dent & Sons, 1955. Hardcover. Very Good/no d/j. 12mo. Endpapers toned and a little spotting to edge of block which occasionally intrudes, apart from which all in VG order throughout. Tan cloth with bright gilt titling to spine, lightly worn to edges. 12mo. 101pp
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THE BOY FRIEND A Play In Three Acts

by Sandy Wilson

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Journobooks
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1955. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/no d/j. 8vo. Endpapers toned but otherwise all in VG internal order. Blue cloth heavily faded to top and spine. 8vo. 127pp
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Billy Budd

by Louis O Coxe; Robert Chapman

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Journobooks
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780435221508
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London: Heinemann Educational Books, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good/no d/j. 12mo. Play based on the novel by Herman Melville. In VG order throughout. Pictorial boards a little worn to edges and faded to spine. 12mo. 76pp
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THE MASQUE No.4 Designs For The Theatre Part Two

by Rex Whistler

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Journobooks
Published
1947
Condition
Good
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London: The Curtain Press, 1947. Soft cover. Good/no d/j. 12mo. From The Masque series of monographs on the art of the theatre. Introduction by James Laver. Eight colour plates and numerous other illustrations. All in good internal order. Subscription slip laid in. Card covers, designed by Laurence Whistler, dulled to edges. This is a charity sale on behalf… Read more
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The Dramatic Works Of John Crowne with prefatory memoir and notes (Volume The Second)

by John Crowne

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Journobooks
Published
1873
Condition
Good
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£26.90

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London: William Paterson, 1873. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Includes Thyestes, City Politicks, and The Destruction Of Jerusalem parts I and II. All VG internally with just a little light toning. However, buckram boards, which were once cream, are very grubby though otherwise in good order. Tanned paper label to spine. 8vo. 396pp… Read more
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The Stirrings In Sheffield On Saturday Night

by Alan Cullen

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Journobooks
Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780413313409
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£13.45

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London: Eyre Methuen, 1974. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good/no d/j. 8vo. Scarce playscript. Well-read, with occasional notes to text, a little finger-marking. Covers creased and dulled. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends Of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 93pp
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THE OLD FOLK OF THE CENTURIES A Play

by Lord Dunsany

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Journobooks
Published
1931
Condition
Poor
Edition
1st Edition
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London: Elkin Mathews & Marrot, 1931. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Poor/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. A limied edition of 900 copies of which this is no.211. Text block a little fixed and almost entirely detached from binding which, with worn paper covered boards, damaged to rear and a faded cloth spine render this a… Read more
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Sedbergh: R F G Hollett & Son, 1992. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. All in VG internal order, clean, crisp and bright. Minor notation. Light wear to pictorial covers. One of many Hollett catalogues listed. 8vo. Unpaginated.
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The Theatre Crafts Book of Costumes

by C Ray Smith (ed)

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Journobooks
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780708200407
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London: White Lion, 1974. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st UK edition. In VG/near-fine order, clean crisp and bright, in smart green boards with bright gilt titling. VG d/j faded to spine. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 224pp
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Ten Thousand A Year (Dick's Standard Plays)

by Richard Brinsley Peake

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Journobooks
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Good
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£16.81

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London: John Dicks. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. ND. Dick's Standard Plays were published between the 1860s and 1880s, offering the full text of a play in a cheap format. Once highly popular, copies are now scarce. This is no.445 in the series. All in good order. Pink illustrated paper covers. 12mo.… Read more
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THE LITTLE DREAM An Allegory In Six Scenes

by John Galsworthy

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Journobooks
Published
1923
Condition
Good
Edition
Second 4th Printing
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London: Duckworth And Co, 1923. Second 4th Printing. Hardcover. Good/no dj. 12mo. Fourth impression of the revised acting (ie. second) edition. A little toning and spotting but in general good order. Bookplate to front pastedown. Smart green cloth. Label residue to front top. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 12mo. 34pp… Read more
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NOYE'S FLUDDE The Chester Miracle Play

by Benjamin Britten

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Good
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London: Boosey & Hawkes. Soft cover. Good/no dj. 8vo. ND. All in good order throughout. Staples just beginning to rust. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). 8vo. 20pp
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Theatre Tapestry

by Henry Gibbs

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Very Good
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London: Jarrolds. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. ND.c.1949 (WorldCat). Well illustrated. In good order throughout bar a little spotting to block edges. Smart black cloth boards lightly bumped. D/j rather worn esp to spine. 8vo. 263pp
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LIGHT BEARERS A Pageant Of Church History In India

by Dorothy Taylor

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Journobooks
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Fair
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Privately Printed. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. ND. c.1960? A curiosity, being a 10-scene drama purporting to essay the history of Christianity in India "for performance at Missionary Exhibitions and Overseas Evenings". Duplicated (Gestetner-style pages) in printed black paper covers. Bar rusting staple marks and some toning, text is in good order.… Read more
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