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Voicing America: Language, Literary Form, and the Origins of the United States

by Looby, Christopher

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Published
1996
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Very Good
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First Printing
ISBN
9780226492834
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Very Good. 1996. First Printing. Softcover. 0226492834 . xi, 287pp. Index. "In this detailed examination of crucial texts of eighteenth-century American literature, Christopher Looby argues that the United States was self-consciously enacted through the spoken word."; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Caponsacchi: A Play in Three Acts, Prologue and Epilogue, Based Upon Robert Browning's Poem, "The Ring and the Book"

by Goodrich, Arthur; Palmer, Rose A. ; Browning, Robert

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint; Later Printing
ISBN
9781434413277
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$13.00

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NY: Wildside. Very Good. 2011. Reprint; Later Printing. Softcover. 9781434413277 . Foreword by William Lyons Phelps. Afterword by Clayton Hamilton. Frontispiece photograph of actor Walter Hampden as Caponsacchi. x, 185pp. Reprint of this 1928 play. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .
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The Lady Actress: Recovering the Lost Legacy of a Victorian American Superstar

by Taylor, Kelly S.

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Published
2009
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780615262505
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Los Angeles: Wapshott Press. Very Good. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 9780615262505 . Biography of the American author, playwright, and actress Anna Cora Mowatt (1819-1870). Notes, bibliography, appendices. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages .
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How I Got to Harvard: Off and on Stage with Margaret Fuller

by James, Laurie

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Published
1998
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Very Good; Covers scuffed, spine creased, several pages creased.
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9780944382035
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$20.00

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NY: Golden Heritage Press. Very Good; Covers scuffed, spine creased, several pages creased.. 1998. Softcover. 0944382037 . xxi, 339pp. Photos. Signed by James on the front free endpaper. The actor-author staged a long-running solo theatre show about the life of women's rights activist Margaret Fuller. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .
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How I Got That Story: A Play in Two Acts

by Gray, Amlin

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Published
1981
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Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
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NY: Dramatists Play Service. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1981. Softcover. Red printed stapled wraps. Signed by Amlin Gray on front free endpaper. Frontispiece photo of original cast actors from Milwaukee Repertory Theatre first production of this play. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 54 pages; Signed by Author .
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Dear Boris: The Life of William Henry Pratt, A. K. A. Boris Karloff

by Lindsay, Cynthia

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Page tops soiled, jacket tattered.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394475790
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$15.00

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Page tops soiled, jacket tattered.. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. 0394475798 . xii, 273pp, filmography, 160+ drawings and photos. Cloth-backed boards. Well-illustrated biography of the Hollywood film star Boris Karloff, from his theatre touring days in small towns across Canada and the American West to his signature role… Read more
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The Sin of David

by Phillips, Stephen

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Published
1904
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned, tattered and grubby.
Edition
Limited Edition
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$40.00

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NY: The MacMillan Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned, tattered and grubby.. 1904. Limited Edition. Hardcover. First edition, first issue of this play, issued in a limited, numbered edition of 100 copies printed on Japanese vellum. This is stamped #34 on limitation page. Flexible boards with cloth spine and printed jacket. ; 8vo … Read more
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Aristophanes' Lysistrata: A New Version

by Aristophanes; Seldes, Gilbert (editor)

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Published
1930
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, jacket sunned and tattered, boards lightly sunned.
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First Edition
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$20.00

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NY: Farrar and Rinehart. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, jacket sunned and tattered, boards lightly sunned.. 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. xiii, 146pp. Orange cloth binding. A 1930s version of the classical Greek comedy. Includes information about the first production of this version of the play performed at Philadelphia's Walnut Street Theatre… Read more
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The Cinematic Muse: Critical Studies in the History of French Cinema

by Thiher, Allen

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780826202772
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$15.00

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Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1979. First Printing. Hardcover. 0826202772 . Red cloth. xxiv, 216 pages. Black and white photographs, selective bibliography, and index. An interpretive examination of the French cinema focusing on important films and filmmakers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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A Moon for the Misbegotten: A Play in Four Acts

by O'Neill, Eugene

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Published
1952
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Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket toned, price-clipped, tattered, and missing wedge at lower left corner of front panel.
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First Edition
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$15.00

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NY: Random House. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket toned, price-clipped, tattered, and . missing wedge at lower left corner of front panel.. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Halfbound cloth. First publication of this play, which was not yet performed at the time of its publication. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 177 pages .
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The Burgomaster of Stilemonde: A Play in Three Acts

by Maeterlinck, Maurice

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Published
1919
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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First Edition; Later Printing
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$15.00

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NY: Dodd, Mead and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1919. First Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 148 pages .
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The Masqueds Golden Anniversary, 1925-1975

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Published
1976
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Good; Covers toned, and soiled, waterstain at lower corners throughout textblock.
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First Edition; First Printing
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$50.00

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Hollywood, CA: The Masquers Club. Good; Covers toned, and soiled, waterstain at lower corners throughout . textblock.. 1976. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. One of 3000 copies. A special edition of The Masquers Club Jester magazine. Many photos, illustrations, ads. Inscribed on front cover in red ink: To Penny, Love- Harold Levenson. Levenson is listed as one of… Read more
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Hamlet: A Television Script

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Published
1959
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.
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CBS Television Network. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.. 1959. Softcover. Illustrated softcover with glassine jacket. Printed in red and black with many illustrations by Ben Shahn. Unpaginated. Red printed sheet laid in describing CBS's television dramas by Louis G. Cowan. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Sunrise in My Pocket, Or, the Last Days of Davy Crockett, an American Saga

by Mayer, Edwin Justus

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Published
1941
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned and foxed.
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First Edition
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NY: Julian Messner, Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine toned and foxed.. 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth binding. A vintage play based on the life of Davy Crockett. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 245 pages .
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Toms, Coons, Mulattoes, Mammies, and Bucks: An Interpretive History of Blacks in American Films

by Bogle, Donald

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1973
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.
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First Edition
ISBN
9780670719358
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$30.00

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NY: Viking Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670719358 . Review copy with publisher's review slip laid in. xviii, 260pp. Many photos. Index. Cloth-backed boards.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Ride Down Mt. Morgan

by Miller, Arthur

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Advance Review Copy
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NY: Penguin. Very Good. 1992. Advance Review Copy. Softcover. Unrevised and unpublished proofs. Orange printed softcover. A full-length play by the American playwright about an octogenarian who recovers from a recent car accident surrounded by his daughter and two wives. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 142 pages .
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Hughie

by O'Neill, Eugene

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1959
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Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.
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First Edition; Second Printing
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$20.00

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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.. 1959. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. A one-act play by the Nobel Laureate. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 38 pages .
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Drag: Combing through the Big Wigs of Show Business

by DeCaro, Frank

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Published
2019
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Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780847862351
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$20.00

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NY: Rizzoli. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2019. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780847862351 . Foreword by Bruce Vilanch. Pictorial hardcover. Packed with color photos. A herstory of drag and drag artists and their effect on pop culture. Many interviews. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 256 pages .
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The Group, 1779

by Warren, Mercy Otis

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1953
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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Ann Arbor, MI: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan. Very Good. 1953. Reprint. Softcover. Tan printed wraps. Facsimile reprint of 1775 edition of Warrens play satirizing Massachusetts Loyalists. Foreword by Colton Storm. One of 1,000 copies. Printed at The Lakeside Press. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [36] pages .
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The Book of Clowns

by Speaight, George

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1980
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, boards rubbed, pages toned at edges, jacket worn and foxed.
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780026128407
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$25.00

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NY: MacMillan. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, boards rubbed, pages toned at edges, jacket worn and foxed.. 1980. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0026128403 . Black and white photographs, color photographs, and index. A study of this popular form of entertainment featuring historical information on medieval jesters, pantomime, Harlequins, and circus clowns. ; 4to … Read more
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