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Lysistrata
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Lysistrata

By Aristophanes

NY: Hartsdale House. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and missing chip at head of . spine.. N.D.. Hardcover. Decorative red cloth binding. Illustrations by Norman Lindsay. ; 114 pages .

$16.00

The Woman
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The Woman

By Bond, Edward

London: Eyre Methuen Ltd.. Very Good; Mildly soiled and age toned.. 1979. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0413459209 . Photo-illustrated softcover. A volume in the publishers Modern Plays series features a complete narrative of the play together with some accompanying notes, poems, and essays. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 143 pages .

$15.00

Ben Jonson\'s Volpone:  A Loveless Comedy in 3 Acts
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Ben Jonson's Volpone: A Loveless Comedy in 3 Acts

By Jonson, Ben; Zweig, Stefan

NY: The Viking Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, owner bookplate on . front pastedown, spine cracked.. 1928. Hardcover. Zweig's adaptation of Ben Jonson's play, translated from the German by Ruth Langner. Frontispiece, title page vignette, endpapers and boards illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. Tan decorative cloth. ; 187 pages .

$40.00

The Complete Plays of Vladimir Mayakovsky
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The Complete Plays of Vladimir Mayakovsky

By Mayakovsky, Vladimir; Daniels, Guy (translator)

NY: Washington Square Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted, jacket shelfworn.. 1968. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Introduction by Robert Payne. "The vibrant comedies and biting political satires of Russia's most popular revolutionary poet-playwright." ; The Russian Library; 274 pages .

$20.00

The Theater Dictionary:  British and American Terms in the Drama, Opera,  and Ballet
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The Theater Dictionary: British and American Terms in the Drama, Opera, and Ballet

By Granville, Wilfred

NY: Philosophical Library. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, jacket soiled and tattered.. 1952. First American Edition. Hardcover. ix, 227pp. From Acoustics to Zingaresca, it's an interesting, snappy reference. .

$25.00

Porgy:  A Gullah Version
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Porgy: A Gullah Version

By Geraty, Virginia Mixson

Charleston, SC: Wyrick and Company. Very Good; Spine mildly faded, covers scuffed, lengthy owner note on front . free endpaper.. 1990. First Printing. Softcover. 0941711110 . viii, 129 pages. List of characters, synopsis of scenes, and glossary. An adaptation from the original play by Dorothy Heyward and DuBose Heyward. .

$10.00

Maude Adams:  An Intimate Portrait
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Maude Adams: An Intimate Portrait

By Robbins, Phyllis

NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corner rubbed, owner name and stamp on . front free endpaper, jacket edgeworn with a faded spine.. 1956. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. Aqua cloth. vi, 308. Black and white frontispiece photo, black and white illustrations, black and white photos, appendix, and index. A biography of the noted actress written by a close friend. ; 308 pages .

$25.00

Salome:  A Drama in One Act
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Salome: A Drama in One Act

By Wilde, Oscar

New Rochelle, NY: Peter Pauper Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and toned, spine label torn with a . section gone, bookseller label on front free endpaper.. 1935. Limited Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Limited edition of 950 copies. Cream linen cloth with silver top-stain and paper front and spine labels. Unpaginated. Decorative text borders. Wilde's best known play with decorations by Boris Artzybasheff. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$25.00

The Bishop’s Bonfire:  A Sad Play Within the Tune of a Polka
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The Bishop’s Bonfire: A Sad Play Within the Tune of a Polka

By O'Casey, Sean

NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket chipped.. 1955. First US Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth. Black and white frontispiece illustrations and music notations. A three-act play set in rural Ireland. ; 124 pages .

$10.00

The Tragedy of King Lear
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The Tragedy of King Lear

By Shakespeare, William

London: The Folio Society. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1973. Third Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth with red topstain. Frontispiece illustration in color, color illustrations, and glossary. A literary classic introduced by Sir Donald Wolfit and illustrated and designed by Noguchi. No slipcase. ; 131 pages .

$10.00

Shakespeare\'s Hidden Life:  Shakespeare At the Law 1585-1595
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Shakespeare's Hidden Life: Shakespeare At the Law 1585-1595

By Knight, W. Nicholas

NY: Mason & Lipscomb Publishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Fore-edge mildly foxed, jacket flaps foxed and edges scuffed. 1973. First Printing. Hardcover. 0884050033 . Brown cloth. x, 325 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos, acknowledgements, notes, bibliographies, and index. A study of Shakespeare's little understood years between the ages of 21 and 23 when he lived and worked in London. Review copy with author photo laid in. .

$12.00

Wheels and Butterflies
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Wheels and Butterflies

By Yeats, William Butler

NY: Macmillan. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned, jacket toned and chipped.. 1935. First American Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Contains four plays by Yeats and the musical score to one of them, Fighting the Waves, by George Antheil. ; 163 pages .

$20.00

Sundown Beach
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Sundown Beach

By Breuer, Bessie

Brooklyn, NY: Grindstone Press. Good; Covers worn, interior unmarked.1973. First Printing. Softcover. Pictorial softcover. xii, 142 pages. Cast lists. Including the entire text of the play as it was given by the Actors Studio in 1948 - the Studio's first production; and a part of the play as it was originally drafted by the author." Foreword by Kay Boyle. Original cast included Julie Harris, Cloris Leachman, Martin Balsam, and many others. 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$125.00

Modern British Dramatists:  A Collection of Critical Essays
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Modern British Dramatists: A Collection of Critical Essays

By Brown, John Russell (editor)

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted, jacket chipped with . a closed tear.. 1968. First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth. ix, 176 pages. Chronology of important dates, notes on the editor and contributors, selected bibliography, and list of additional books in the series. A study of the English theatre in the mid-1900s by twelve noted drama critics and scholars. ; Twentieth Century Views .

$20.00

Like a Brother, Like a Lover:  Male Homosexuality in the American Novel  and Theater from Herman Melville to James Baldwin
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Like a Brother, Like a Lover: Male Homosexuality in the American Novel and Theater from Herman Melville to James Baldwin

By Sarotte, George-Michel

Garden City, NY: Anchor Press/Doubleday. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; . $15. VG/VG. Remainder spray on page . bottoms, jacket rubbed.. 1978. First Printing. Hardcover. 0385127650 . Red paper boards quarter-bound in black cloth. xv, 339 pages. Bibliography and index. A study of homosexuality and its influence on American culture with a focus on psychoanalysis, sociology, and literary criticism. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.00

The Complete Works of Shakespeare
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The Complete Works of Shakespeare

By Shakespeare, William; Craig, W. J. (editor)

NY: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner inscription on the half title . page, jacket chipped with closed tears.. N.D.. Later Printing. Hardcover. Edited with a glossary by W. J. Craig. Blue cloth with blue topstain. viii, 1352 pages. Indexes and glossary. A beautiful copy of The Oxford Shakespeare ca 1937 which was priced then at $1.00 and in its original dustwrapper. .

$15.00

Satyricon Redivivvm:  Centum Imaginum Catalogus Totus Lingua Latina  Conceptus
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Satyricon Redivivvm: Centum Imaginum Catalogus Totus Lingua Latina Conceptus

By Secchiaroli, Tatii

Paris: Sergii Copiosi. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 2001. Hardcover. Pictorial hardcover. Black and white illustrations, catalogue. A collection of black and white photos shot during the filming of Federico Fellini's film Satyricon in 1968. Text in Latin. 68 pages .

$35.00

The Life of King Henry V
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The Life of King Henry V

By Shakespeare, William

NY: Heritage Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Slipcase worn and sunned.. 1951. Hardcover. xxxi, 157pp. Illustrations by Fritz Kredel based on film version of the play created by and starring Laurence Olivier. Navy cloth spine with illustrated boards. Housed in gray cardboard slipcase. Lacking the Sandglass newsletter. The Arden Text, edited by Herbert Arthur Evans. Introductions by Evans and Mark Van Doren. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$20.00

Britannicus:  Tragedy
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Britannicus: Tragedy

By Racine, Jean

San Francisco: Folio I. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1962. Limited Edition. Hardcover. A pentameter translation correspondent to the text of the complete original conception, 1669, and with a commentary and glossary by Eric Vaughn. Brick red cloth. Woodcut illustrations by Tanya Lohman. Limitation page notes that this edition was issued as 300 numbered copies, though this one is not numbered. Handset and printed at the Auerhan Press. ; 87 pages .

$15.00

200 More Tricks You Can Do
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200 More Tricks You Can Do

By Thurston, Howard

NY: George Sully and Company. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Part of rear jacket panel stuck to rear . boards, pages toned and some light foxing, jacket toned, sunned, . waterstained and chipped.. 1927. Hardcover. xiv, 187pp. Many illustrations. Red cloth binding. A vintage book of magic trick instructions by the "World's Master Magician". Photo of Thurston on front jacket flap. .

$25.00

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