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Eleonira Duse

By Symons, Arthur

New York and London: Benjamin Blom, 1969. This book takes a look at the life and career of actress Eleonora Duse. Book is an ex-library copy in good condition with usual markings, wear and soil. 164 pages, 6.5 x 9.5.. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated Frontis.

$13.99

The Lunts

By Various

A. N. T. A., 1972. The American Theatre and Academy and the Antans (Women's Auxiliary of ANTA) dinner dance and an all star tribute to Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne on the occasion of their Golden Wedding Anniversary, June 11, 1972. Book is an ex-library book in good condition with usual markings, last page creased and light soil and wear. About 200 pages, 8.5. x 11.. Ex-lib. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes. 8.5. x 11.

$14.99

PROBLEMS OF THE ACTOR

By Calvert, Louis

New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1918 This antique hardcover book is bound in maroon cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the front and spine. Cover is edgeworn; page edges browned; cover soil. Stain on foredge. 274 pages, including index; approx. 5"x8".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$15.00

Sun and Shadow

By Aumont, Jean-Pierre

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1977. This 6 x 9 hardcover has 315 pages. The biography of Jean-Pierre Aumont. Book and jacket are both in good condition with rubbing, wear and soil. Overall a clean copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$4.49

Keeping Off The Shelf

By Whiffen, Mrs. Thomas

New York: E.P Dutton & Co., 1928 this 6 x 9 hardcover has 203 pages. This is a a biography of an actress. Book is in good condition with edgewear, some fraying to the edges-mostly the corners, faded spine, browned pages, wear and soil.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rosenmeye, Bernard J. & Duncan, Walter Jack.

$9.00

DUKE ELLINGTON'S SOPHISTICATED LADIES OFFICIAL SOUVENIR BOOK

By Various

New York: Norzar Productions Inc., 1981 This souvenir book from "Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies" has a black soft cover with color illsutration, bound with staples at the spine. Book is in good condition with rubbing, wear and soil. Includes photos of Gregory Hines, Judith Jamison and other cast members from the original 1981 cast of the Broadway musical. Hines left the show after its debut performance because of creative differences with the director and choreographer, Donald McKayle. Approx. 20 pages, 9"x11".. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$6.00

Arena: The History of The Federal Theatre

By Flanagan, Hallie

New York: Benjamin Blom, 1965 6.5 x 9.5 hard cover book. Silver lettering on the purple and black spine with a purple spine. The history of the federal theatre. 475 pages. ex-library with usual markings, wear and soil. Good condition.. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$29.00

The Death of Tinker Bell: The American Theatre in the 20th Century

By Golden, Joseph

New York: Syracuse university Press, 1967 6 x 8.5 hard cover book. Gold lettering on the black and orange spine with a plain cover. The American theater in the 20th Century. 181 pages. Stated 1st Edition. Usual ex-library marks, wear and soil. Good condition.. Stated 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$7.00

THE LONGEST STREET

By Sobol, Louis

New York: Crown Publishers, 1968 This book has a black dj with white spine lettering and decorations. Wraparound cover illustration is in yellow (has faded to white on the spine). Dj is edgeworn, with chips, soil, rubbing and browning-now in mylar. Book itself has some edgewear, browning of inside pages. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photos, this is a memoir of the author's years hobnobbing with Broadway's finest. 448 pages; approx. 6"x9".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/Fair. Illus. by Illustrated.

$3.99

THE ACTOR'S WAYS AND MEANS

By Redgrave, Michael

London: William Heinemann Ltd., 1956 This book has a blue hard cover with gilt spine lettering. Spine is faded; covers slightly faded at top; browning inside, wear and soil. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photos, this book looks at the craft of the actor. 90 pages; approx. 5"x8".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$5.00

Four Centuries of Theater Design: Drawings From The Donald Oenslager

By Various

Yale University Art, 1964. 7 x 7 softcover book. Plain white spine with an illustrated cover. Drawings from the Donald Oenslager collection. Scarce title. Book is in good condition with some mild wear and soil.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$19.00

THE PLAYERS, PROVIDENCE, R.I., TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY, 1934

By No Author

Providence, R.I.: The Players, 1934. This booklet is bound in blue soft covers with silver lettering and decoration, bound at the spine with staples. Very slgiht edgewear, else Fine; inner pages clean and bright. Illustrated with photos and sketches, this book records the first 25 years of The Players, an amateur theatrical group based in Providence, R.I. Approx. 30 pages, 5"x8".. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$6.99

PANTOMIMES FOR THE CHILDREN'S THEATRE

By Jagendorf, M.

New York: Brentano's, 1926 This antique hardcover book has a dusty rose hard cover with brown lettering on the spine. Ex-lib.; light external markings, wear and soil. Spine is darkened/soiled; some edgewear. This book contains several "pantomimes," or simple plays, designed for children to act out. Included is music, costume ideas and so on, collected into one volume. Approx. 300 pages, 8"x10".. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$10.00

PRIMA DONNAS AND SOUBRETTES: LIGHT OPERA AND MUSICAL COMEDY IN AMERICA

By Strang, Lewis C.

Boston: L.C. Page and Co., 1900 This antique hardcover book is bound in gren cloth, heavily decorated with a gilt pattern of peacock leaves. Lettering is also gilt; decorative pattern is repeated on spine. Top page edge is gilt. Covers are somewhat faded, though gilt remains bright; front endpaper excised, some light browning to first few pages, but most inner pages clean. Illustrated with black-and-white photos, this book looks at the stars and the shows of America's popular musical theater. 269 pages, including index; approx. 4"x7".. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$12.00

LE MIME: MARCEL MARCEAU

By Von Pawlikowski-Cholewa, Harald

West Germany: Overseas Publishers Vaduz, 1963. This book is bound in maroon library boards with gilt spine lettering. Some sticker remnants, stamps inside (usual lib. markings), but most inner pages clean, binding tight. Illustrated copiously with black-and-white photos, this book looks at the art of celebrated mime Marcel Marceau. Includes two pages of handwritten notes in facsimile, by Marceau himself. Approx. 120 pages, 8"x10".. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$12.99

Shakespeare in the Soviet Union: A Collection of Articles

By Translated By: Pyman, Avril

Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1966 8x5.5 inches. 274 pages. Some underlining and marking, foxing, soil, wear. A collection of literature written by Russian authors about Shakespeare. With articles such as What is the Question?, Shakespeare in My Life, King Lear, and more. An interesting collection with wonderful illustrations of Shakespeares plays.. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$10.00

UP THE YEARS FROM BLOOMSBURY

By Arliss, George

New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1927 This hard cover book has a red and black and white illustrated dj with black and white lettering on the front and spine of the dj. The dj has edgewear, rubbing, soil, faded spine, soft creases and chipping; book has browned pages, edgewear, and soil. An autobiography on the actor George Arliss of London. 319 indexed pages.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by Illustrated Frontispiece.

$4.00

JOLLY DIALOGUES

By Case, Carleton B.

Chicago: Shrewesbury Publishing Company, 1929 This hard cover book has a red cover with black lettering on the front and spine of the cover. A book of lines and humor for all occasions. 152 pages. Book is in good condition with browned pages, faded spine, wear and soil.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None. 4.5"x7".

$9.00

THE MIME BOOK

By Kipnis, Claude, Phot Illustrated

New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1974 Hard Cover. 1st Edition. 10"x9". This hard covered book has a black dj with grey and white lettering. a book full of information about the art of mime. Edgwear to jacket , some curling. Shelfwear. Soild and wear to book. 226 pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/Collectible-Good.

$4.99