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MASKS AND MASKING IN MEDIEVAL AND EARLY TUDOR ENGLAND

by Twycross, Meg, and Sarah Carpenter

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780754602309
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$75.00

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Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. [10],418 pp., containing in-text illustrations. Publisher's pictorial blue cloth. No dust jacket, as issued. Pencil ownership signature in front free endpaper. Fine. "Drawing on broad research, this study explores the different social and theatrical masking activities in England during the Middle Ages and the early 16th century. The authors present… Read more
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A MIDSUMMER'S NIGHT'S DREAM : A CRITICAL GUIDE

by Buccola, Regina (ed.); [Dorothea Keller, Jeremy Lopez, Tom Clayton, Paul Menzer, Mathhew Woodcock, Annaliese Connolly, Tripthi Pillai, Adrienne Eastwood]; [William Shakespeare]

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Published
2010
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781847061355
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$60.00

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London: Continuum, 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine. xii,212 pp. Publisher's cloth. No dust jacket, as issued. Near fine.
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THEATRE ROYAL, DRURY-LANE. THIS PRESENT THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 1808. . . THE NEW OPERA IN 4 ACTS OF KAIS; OR, LOVE IN THE DESERTS. . .

by [Braham, John]; [Layla and Majnun]

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Published
[1808]
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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[London]: Lowndes, Printer, [1808]. First Edition. Broadside. Fine. Broadside, approximately 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, untrimmed. Portion of bottom line of text unprinted. Small remnants of paper tape on verso, else fine. Broadside advertising the twelfth performance of the opera, KAIS, OR, LOVE IN THE DESERTS, at Drury Lane, starring and produced by the renowned English… Read more
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THE LAMBS PUBLIC GAMBOL : FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE MISSISSIPPI FLOOD SUFFERERS [caption title]

by [The Lambs Club]

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Published
1927]
Condition
Very good
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$250.00

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[New York: The Lambs, 1927]. Softcover. Very good. W. Spencer Wright. Quarto. [8] pp. Pictorial self-wrappers. 78 unique contemporary ink autograph signatures on front and rear wrappers. Early soft vertical fold (affecting all leaves), minor soiling to wrappers, with two-inch stain in rear wrapper. Very good. Program for the Lambs Club's 1927 Public Gambol, held May 15… Read more
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BREAD

by [Schumann, Peter]

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Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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Glover, Vermont: Bread and Puppet, 1984. First Edition. Softcover. Fine. Peter Schumann et al.. Quarto. [16] pp. including illustrations. Original pictorial self-wrappers, stapled. A fine copy. First edition of Bread and Puppet founder Peter Schumann's essay on and recipe for Silesian bread, illustrated with numerous photographic and woodcut images.
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