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The Splintered Stage: The Decline of the American Theater

by Gardner, R.H.

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
2nd Printing Stated
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$25.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1966. This is a Very Good copy in a price clipped dust jacket. It is inscribed by the author to the poet Josephine Jacobsen, "whose reaction made it all seem worthwhile / with admiration and gratitude / Hal Gardner / 12-30-66." . Inscribed and Signed By Author. 2nd Printing Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Very Good. 8vo… Read more
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Theo: The Autobiography of Theodore Bikel

by Theodore Bikel

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1994
Condition
Near New
ISBN
9780060190446
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$20.00

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HarperCollins, 1994. A clean, tight, bright copy in a like dust jacket.. Hard Cover. Near New/Near New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Magician on the American Stage 1752-1874

by Pecor, Charles Joseph

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$300.00

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Washington, D.C.: Emerson and West, 1977. Book in good condition and is 2 bound softcovers "slipped" into one hard plastic cover. Footnotes to the work are contained in an attached plastic cover. Contains note signed by author stating that this is copy number 165 (unstated limitation). Also contains note from editor, Arthur Emerson, thanking original buyer for purchase. Binding… Read more
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$300.00
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The Secrets of Stage Conjuring

by Houdin, Robert

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Condition
Good
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$175.00

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Glasgow; Manchester; New York: George Routledge Snd Sons Translated and Edited with notes by Professor Louis Hoffman, author of "Modern Magic." Illustrations throughout, attractive cover design, and title written in gold gilt. No date provided--contains a preface to the original edition and several pages of ads for Routledge's "Amusements and Games." Wear at extremities. Small ink stain on back… Read more
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London: "Printed for the Booksellers", 1839. Amorous confessions. 61 pages of text plus numerous blank pages. Frontispiece and front end paper and cover have been crudely glued. They are holding and thus the book is quite readable. Bumped corners, browned pages. Spine title label almost completey gone. Light soil on back cover. Despite the condition of the book, this… Read more
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$75.00
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Ellen Terry

by St. John, Christopher

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Published
1907
Condition
Good
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$100.00

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London: John Lane, 1907. Bumped corners. Faded spine. Bookplate and date inside front cover. Foxing throughout.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stars of the Stage.
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Social Significance of the Modern Drama

by Goldman, Emma

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1987
Condition
Good
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$7.50

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, 1987. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Avant - Guarde, The Experimental Theater in France

by Pronko, Leonard Cabell

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1964
Condition
Good Minus
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$7.50

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Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1964. Wear and creases on covers.. Soft Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Macready's Reminiscences, and Selections from His Diaries and Letters

by Macready, William Charles; Pollock, Frederick (ed)

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1875
Condition
Good Minus
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$50.00

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New York: Macmillan and Co., 1875. Freckling all over covers and spine. Frayed and torn top of spine. Small tear and wear at bottom of spine. Bumped and worn corners. Name plate inside front cover.. Hard Cover. Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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New Theatre Quarterly, Volume II Number 5, February 1986

by Barker, Clive; Trussler, Simon

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Cambridge, England: Cambridge Unitersity Press, 1986. Keywords: Schechner, Prometheus Project, Philippines Prison, Arden and D'Arcy, Zen, Drama in Education, Montage, Australian Theatre.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Magazine.
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Thanks So Much For Sending Me

by Oppenheimer, George

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1968
Condition
Good
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$45.00

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New York: By the Author, 1968. Dec. 6, 1968. To Bert McCord.. Signed by Author. Miscellaneous. Good/No Dust Jacket. 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 Square Inches.
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New Theatre Quarterly, Volume IV Number 16, November 1988

by Barker, Clive; Trussler, Simon

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Cambridge, England: Cambridge Unitersity Press, 1988. Keywords: Wedekind, Orton, Lorca, Traverse, Richard II, Eugenio Barba, Wolfit, Lear, Latin America.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Magazine.
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Theatrical Sketches

by McKenny, Margaret

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Published
1894
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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New York: The Merriam Company, 1894. Darkening on covers. Bumped corners. Browned pages. 1 inch tear across illustrations page. Keywords: Theater, Actors, Actresses, Lester Wallack, Edwin Booth, Louis James, Kyrle Bellew, Dion Boucicault, James W. Morrissey, Maurice Barrymore.. Cloth. Good/No Dust Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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The Plays of Henrik Ibsen

by Ibsen, Henrik

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1930
Condition
Fair
Edition
The Memorial Edition
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$10.00

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Oslo: Norwegian State Publications, 1930. "American Agency at Washington, D.C." This is printed on the title page. Confusing issues further is "Mason Publishing Company" at the bottom of the spine. Bumped corners. Fading on spine. Bumping of top right corner 50 pages down. There seems to be a page missing after the title page. There is a second title… Read more
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Performance, Volume 1 Number 4 September/October 1972

by Munk, Erika (ed)

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1972
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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New York: Joseph Papp/New York Shakespear Festival Public Theatre, 1972. Wear. Slight soil on back cover. Keywords: Theater, Violence, Peer Gynt, West German, Collective, French Popular Theatre, Music.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Magazine.
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ANTA Album January 29, 1950

by Freedley, Vinton (pres)

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1950
Condition
Good
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$50.00

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New York: American National Theatre and Academy, 1950. Foxing inside front cover. Foxing on back cover. Occasional foxing on other pages. Soil on back cover.. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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New Theatre Quarterly, Volume IX, November 1993

by Barker, Clive; Trussler, Simon

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Cambridge, England: Cambridge Unitersity Press, 1993. Keywords: Jon Kott, Ancient Theatres, Situationist, Alternative Theatre, Reproductive Rights, Theatre Anthropology.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Magazine.
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The Green Turban and Under the Bo Tree, Two One - Act Plays

by Anderson, Isabel

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
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$50.00

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Boston: The Christopher Publishing House, 1937. A play about Mohammed. A play about Buddha. Two small spots on front cover, about 1/32nd of an inch (1 mm).. Cloth. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Shaw Review, January, 1977

by Shaw, Bernard

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
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$14.44

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University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University, 1977. Shaw Around The World: A Special Issue. Perspectives of Theatre, Literature, Journalism, Politics, Religion and more in: Scandinavia, Norway, Netherlands, France, Portugal, and Japan. Stanley Weintraub is Editor. Some foxing and light wear along spine. Otherwise, a very tight, bright, and clean copy of this book. A clean cpoy. Soft Cover. Very… Read more
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The Players 1925 - 1928

by The Players

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The Country Bookshop
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good Minus
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$45.00

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New York: The Players, 1928. Darkened spine. Slight discoloration on back cover. Otherwise very good. Club information and history. 264pp.. Cloth. Very Good Minus/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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