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The Empire Actors; Stars of Australiasian Costume Drama 1890's - 1920's

by Veronica Kelly

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Published
2009
Condition
very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780980563290
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$55.00

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Currency House, 2009. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Quarto.(11 1/2" x8") 211pp. Name of previous owner on front free endpaper. Light bumping at head of spine.
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Embodied Memory: The Theatre of George Tabori

by Anat Feinberg

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780877456865
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$150.00

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Iowa City: University Of Iowa Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.. 24 x 15 cm. Octavo. 346pp. Orange and black boards in dust jacket. Small closed tear to front cover of jacket. Studies in Theatre History & Culture. Fromt he jacket flap: Feinberg offers the first English-language study of the controversial… Read more
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$150.00
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The Works of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher Variorum Edition 4 volume set

by Francis Beaumont; John Fletcher; A. H. Bullen

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Published
1912
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jackets
Edition
Variorum Edition
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$300.00

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London: George Bell and Sons & A. H. Bullen, 1912. Variorum Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jackets. Four volume set bound in black cloth in original dust jackets. 23 x 15 cm. Octavos. Gilt top foredge. Frontispiece in each volume. Previous owner's bookplate on front fixed endpaper of each volume. Small piece out of second… Read more
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The Story of My Life; Recollections and Reflections

by Ellen Terry

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Published
1909
Condition
Very Good
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$28.00

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1909. Hardcover. Very Good. 23.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 407 pages. Blue cloth with gold design to cover. Illustrated throughout with photographs.Previous owner's bookplate on front fixed endpaper.
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Five Plays

by jean-paul sartre

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Published
1978
Condition
near fine
Edition
Limited edition
Item Price
$350.00

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Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, 1978. Limited edition. Full Leather. near fine. Bound in full red leather. Gilt design to cover and gilt design and lettering to spine. Four raised bands. Moire endpapers. SIGNED by Sartre. Light scratches to gilt fore-edges.
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The Sleeping Beauty and the Beast

by Malcolm Douglas

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Published
1901
Condition
very good
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$75.00

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New York: Towers and Co., 1901. Wraps. very good. Color pictorial wrappers. Tied with blue string. Souvenir album from the production of the Great Drury Lane Spectable as originally produced by Mr. Arthur Collin, managing director Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Black and white and color illustrations as well as photographic reproductions from the play. Some light chipping… Read more
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Mad Folk of the Theater

by Otis Skinner

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Published
1928
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$40.00

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Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1928. First edition. Hardcover. very good. Red cloth with gilt lettering to cover and spine. 297pp. 12 plates. SIGNED and inscribed by author Otis Skinner and dated 1928. Otis Skinner (June 28, 1858 - January 4, 1942) was an American stage actor active during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
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$40.00
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Strindberg's Letters; TWO VOLUME SET

by Michael Robinson

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Published
1002
Condition
fine/fine
ISBN
9780226777252
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$30.00

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University Press of Chicago, 1002. Hardcover. fine/fine. Vol. 1: 1862-1892 and Vol.. 2: 1892-1912. Fine set in dust jackets. In brodart protective wrappers.
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Letting down my hair: Two years with the love rock tribe - from dawning to downing of Aquarius

by Lorrie Davis

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780525630050
Item Price
$50.00

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New York: Arthur Fields Books, Inc, 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 21.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 279 pages. Purple cloth in dust jacket. First edition with no other printings noted. Fading to spine of dust jacket. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Light foxing to the first and last page.
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Our Dramatic Heritage; SIX VOLUMES SET

by Philip G. Hill

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Published
1992
Condition
fine/very good
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$95.00

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Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1992. Hardcover. fine/very good. Vol. 1: Classical Drama and the Early Renaissance, Vol. 2: The Golden Age, Vol. 3:The Eighteenth Century, Vol. 4: Romanticism and Realism, Vol. 5: Reactions to Realism, Volume 6: Expressing the Inexpressible. All books in very nice condition. Dust jackets have sunning to spines. Volume… Read more
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London: John Watts, 1740. First edition. Hardcover. good. Quarto. 346pp. 1/2 brown leather over marble paper. Black leather title label to spine. Frontispiece portrait of Cibber engraved from a painting by Jean-Baptiste Vanloo Title page has some chipping and a closed two inch tear. There is foxing and soiling to tile page and… Read more
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Peking Opera Make-Up An Album of Cut-Outs

by Chang Kuang-Yu

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Published
1959
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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Peking, China: Foreign Languages Press, 1959. Paperback. Good. 18.5 x 26 cm. 12 mo. The cover is detached from the pages and has a large rip in the rear. However, all 14 pages of color cut-outs are present and intact as well as all 4 pages of text. Also includes an example cut-out in the rear pocket with… Read more
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Peking Opera; An Introduction through pictures

by Rewi Alley

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$25.00

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Peking: New World Press, 1957. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 26 x 19 cm. Quarto. 101 pages. Paperback copy in lightly chipped glasine wrapper. Extensively illustrated with color and black and white photographs. Previous owner's same on front endpaper.
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Ancient gods

by Lewon Shantl Anne Boranian Vardanian

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780911707076
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$25.00

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La Verne, California: University of La Verne Press, 1987. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 25.5 x 18 cm. Octavo. 156 pages. Covers show some wear.
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The Clashing Rocks; Early Greek Religion and Culture and the Origins of Dram

by Jack Lindsay

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Published
1965
Condition
Very good in good dust jacket
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$20.00

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London: Chapman & Hall, 1965. Hardcover. Very good in good dust jacket. 22.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 517 pages. Purple cloth in dust jacket .The dust jacket is torn and shows wear.
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Enter the Whole Army: A Pictorial Study of Shakespearean Staging, 1576-1616

by C. Walter Hodges

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Published
1999
Condition
near fine/near fine
ISBN
9780521323550
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$40.00

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Cambridge University Press, 1999. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. 180pp. Illustrated. A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket.
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$40.00
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Kabuki

by Masakatsu Gunji

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Published
1985
Condition
very good/ near fine
Edition
Revised Editioni
ISBN
9784770012326
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$45.00

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Kodansha, 1985. Revised Editioni. Hardcover. very good/ near fine. Quarto. 223pp This is the revised edition of the definitive volume on kubuki with 60 new color and 200 new black and white photographs. 67 color plates, 303 black and white plates. Gift inscription on page following front free endpaper. Nice copy… Read more
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The Story of Meininger

by Max Grube

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Published
1970
Condition
near fine/near fine
Edition
second printing
ISBN
9780870240270
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$25.00

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Univ of Miami Pr, 1970. second printing. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. octavo. 117pp A very nice copy in an equally nice jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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Bunraku ; Japan's Unique Puppet Theatre

by Shuzaburo Hironaga

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Published
1964
Condition
very good/very good
Edition
First printing
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$40.00

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Tokyo News Service Ltd, 1964. First printing. Hard Cover. very good/very good. Octavo.(9" x 6") 386pp Illustrations in color. A very nice copy in a lightly chipped dust jacket.
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$40.00
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AVERY HOPWOOD: HIS LIFE AND PLAYS

by Jack F Sharrar

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Published
1989
Condition
near fine/near fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780472109630
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$30.00

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University Of Michigan Press, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. Octavo. 291pp A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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$30.00