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INTERNATIONAL THEATRE MANUAL

By: Hobson, Harold

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Citadel Press: 1956

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 11474

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and minor chipping to DJ. ; The first year of publication. Covering the theater scene in various countries; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 174 pages View more info

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GLORIA SWANSON

By: Hudson, Richard M. ; Lee, Raymond

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Castle Books: 1970

Order Number: 6993

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ spine sunned. DJ has small open tear at front/top of spine and at extremities; INSCRIBED by Ms. Swanson on title page. Profusely illustrated, little text. Covers the long and varied career of Gloria Swanson ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 269 pages View more info

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HERNANI A Drama in Five Acts

By: Hugo, Victor

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, Estes and Lauriat: 1894

Order Number: 14652

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper; Limited edition of five hundred copies, of which this is #177; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 90 pages View more info

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PEER GYNT

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1957

Order Number: 16687

Condition: Very Good+


Slight sunning to spine. Light rubbing to slipcase; Translated and with an introduction by William and Charles Archer; B&W and Color Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 315,xxiv pages View more info

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PEER GYNT

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.: 1929

Edition: First thus

Order Number: 12914

Condition: Very Good-


Moderate wear and browning to boards. Hinges started. Outer spine covering detaching ; Translation by R. Farquharson Sharp ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 296 pages View more info

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MY LIFE, MY THEATER

By: Kaminska, Ida

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Publishing Co. , Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14688

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ. Bookplate; 8vo; 310 pages View more info

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A GIFT OF TIME A Play in Two Acts

By: Kanin, Garson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16367

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ. DJ spine tanned ; Adapted from the book 'Death of a Man' by Lael Tucker Wertenbaker, who was portrayed in the play by Olivia De Havilland. Opposite her was leading man Henry Fonda. A Gift of Time ran on Broadway during the spring of 1962; 8vo; 151 pages View more info

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THE GERSHWINS

By: Kimball, Robert & Simon, Alfred

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16110

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear with tape repair and small tears to price clipped DJ. Previous owner's inscription to first blank page ; Profusely illustrated look at the giants of musical theater; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 292 pages View more info

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A SHOT IN THE DARK

By: Kurnitz, Harry & Achard, Marcel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1962

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 14362

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear and browning to DJ; Original production premiered on October 18, 1961 with William Shatner and Walter Matthau in starring roles. Three photos of the production, which also starred Julie Harris; 8vo; 113 pages View more info

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TALES FROM SHAKESPEARE

By: Lamb, Charles and Mary

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Junior Deluxe Editions: 1955

Order Number: 18541

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Light chipping to DJ. Former owner's name on front free endpaper. Small needle hole to first few pages, not affecting text or pictures ; Illustrated by Leonard Weisgard ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages View more info

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THE PLAY'S THE THING

By: Langner, Lawrence

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1960

Order Number: 16350

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light wear with some browning and small open tears. Very light foxing to fore edge ; INSCRIBED to half-title page. Author Langner has an impeccable pedigree in the theater, having founded the Theater Guild and the American Shakespeare Festival. With his wife he started the respected Westport Country Playhouse and in 1958, won a Tony award for Sunrise at Campobello. In this book, each and every page is full of useful advice to the playwright, although the author rather disdains the recent 'realism' of the theater. Still, anyone who aspires to be or is in fact a playwright should read t... View more info

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CRAZY SUNDAYS F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood

By: Latham, Aaron

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14787

ISBN: 067024550x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ. Board edges browned ; The adventures of would-be screenwriter Fitzgerald in the movie capital, which were less than successful ; 8vo; 308 pages View more info

Image for A CLEARING IN THE WOODS A Play

A CLEARING IN THE WOODS A Play

By: Laurents, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1957

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 10929

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight browning to endpapers; B&W performance pictures ; 8vo; 170 pages View more info

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NO TIME FOR SERGEANTS

By: Levin, Ira

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1956

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 10944

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ. Bookplate; Adapted from the novel by Mac Hyman ; 8vo; 176 pages View more info

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THE BLUEBIRD OF HAPPINESS The Memoirs of Jan Peerce

By: Levy, Alan

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10292

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Light shelfwear to DJ; SIGNED by the tenor Jan Peerce on title page; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 325 pages View more info

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AND THE WINNER IS... The History and Politics of the Oscar Awards

By: Levy, Emanuel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Ungar Publishing Company: 1987

Order Number: 14373

ISBN: 0804425108

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Bookplate; History of the Academy Awards with an examination of the issues surrounding nominations, winners, and losers; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 390 pages View more info

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AULD ACQUAINTANCE

By: Lombardo, Guy & Altshul, Jack

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16302

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows open tears with chipping and mild dampstaining ; INSCRIBED by author to front free endpaper. The life story of the noted bandleader, best known for his New Year's Eve dates ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 295 pages View more info

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FIVE PLAYS Comedies and Tragicomedies

By: Lorca, Frederico Garcia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New Directions: 1963

Order Number: 14920

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear and browning to price clipped DJ ; Comedies in new translations to better convey the sense of the original Spanish; 8vo; 246 pages View more info

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J.B. A Play in Verse

By: MacLeish, Archibald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1958

Order Number: 14374

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Slight dampstaining, not affecting text. Browning with open tears to DJ ; Ran 364 performances on Broadway; 8vo; 153 pages View more info

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RODGERS & HART Bewitched, Bothered, and Bedeviled

By: Marx, Samuel & Clayton, Jan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1976

Order Number: 14353

ISBN: 0399117865

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Dual biography of the musical theater team; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 287 pages View more info

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CABARET

By: Masteroff, Joe

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10398

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light shelf wear to DJ; The Tony award winning musical; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 115 pages View more info

Image for THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE The Life and Times of the Metropolitan Opera House

THE GOLDEN HORSESHOE The Life and Times of the Metropolitan Opera House

By: Merkling, Frank; Freeman, John W. ; Fitzgerald, Gerald; & Solin, Arthur

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16108

Condition: Very Good+


Stamped on front free endpaper; All about the Met; assorted magazine clippings laid in; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 319 pages View more info

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AFTER THE FALL A Play in Two Acts

By: Miller, Arthur

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14549

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ. Browning to endpapers. Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper ; Written specially for the opening of the Lincoln Center Repertory Company. First edition of the semi-autobiographical play ; 8vo; 129 pages View more info

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SEACOAST OF BOHEMIA

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14491

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ darkened and torn. ; Author Morley, along with Cleon Throckmorton, Conrad Milliken, and Harry Wagstaff Gribble refurbished and regenerated a theater in Hoboken, New Jersey; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 68 pages View more info

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THE THEATRE BOOK OF THE YEAR 1946-1947 A Record and an Interpretation

By: Nathan, George Jean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16055

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear with chipping to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper; Theatergoers came to expect this brand of pungent, pointed criticism from author Nathan. This theater season featured several noteworthy efforts still produced and enjoyed today, including Henry IV with Ralph Richardson, Annie Get Your Gun with Ethel Merman, All My Sons with Ed Begley, Oedipus with Laurence Olivier, and lots more. Read here what the noted writer and critic Nathan had to say about these and the lesser lights. ; 8vo; 380 pages View more info

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THE THEATRE BOOK OF THE YEAR 1948-1949 A Record and an Interpretation

By: Nathan, George Jean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16059

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping with small open tears to DJ. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper; Theatergoers came to expect this brand of pungent, pointed criticism from author Nathan. This theater season featured several noteworthy efforts still produced and enjoyed today, including Death of a Salesman, South Pacific, Anne of the Thousand Days with Rex Harrison, and lots more. Read here what the noted writer and critic Nathan had to say about these and the lesser lights. ; 8vo; 363 pages View more info

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WINDFALLS Stories, Poems and Plays

By: O'Casey, Sean

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan and Co.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11686

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ browned, lightly torn and with light chipping. Browning to endpapers. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper; A collection of previously little-known work of O'Casey; 8vo; 202 pages View more info

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THE GREEN CROW

By: O'Casey, Sean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller, Inc.: 1956

Order Number: 16066

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ with small open tears and sunning to spine. Previous owner's info to front free endpaper. Tape residue to endpaper & last page ; Noted playwright O'Casey writes on the theatre; fellow playwrights, critics and productions ; 8vo; 303 pages View more info

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RED ROSES FOR ME A Play in Four Acts

By: O'Casey, Sean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1944

Order Number: 15336

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ spine browned. Small open tears and light chipping to DJ ; Another drama by the acknowleged master of the celtic play; 8vo; 160 pages View more info

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AH, WILDERNESS!

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13538

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities. Light rubbing to spine ends. Back hinge started; ; 8vo; 159 pages View more info