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Don't Drink the Water

By: Allen, Woody

Price: $120.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1967

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 19751

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's light gold cloth over blue boards, publisher's medallion blind-stamped on the front cover, dark pink lettering on spine, pink topstain. Illustrated with b&w photographs from the play on Broadway.. Head of spine has very slight shelf-wear, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Price clipped dust jacket is lightly creased at the head of the spine and the upper tip of the front cover and has light rubbing to the rear panel. NEAR F... View more info

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EIGHT GREAT COMEDIES

By: Barnet, Sylvan; Morton Berman; and William Burto (eds)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, New American Library / A Mentor Book: 1958

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 5116

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. 12mo. 469, (3) pp. Includes The Clouds by Aristophanes; Manfragola by Niccolo Machiavelli; Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare; The Miser by Moliere; The Beggar's Opera by John Gay; The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde; Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov; and Amrs and the Man by George Bernard Shaw; as well as several essays on Comedy. This is a new, unopened copy, with a former owner's name written on the fep, else fine. NEAR FINE.. M... View more info

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Continental Drama

By: Charles W. Eliot (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier: 1909

Edition: Limited Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20728

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Volume 26 Only. Edition de Luxe, this is set # 6215. Publisher's full gray buckram with Veritas emblem embossed in gilt and red on cover and spine, gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g., fore-edge and bottom edge deckle, patterned endpapers, b&w frontis. . Heel of spine has slight shelf-wear, Harvard Classics emblem on spine is lightly rubbed and gilt on spine is slightly faded, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD+. . The Harvard Classics Series. Vol. 26. ... View more info

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The Bacchae of Euripides: A New Translation With a Critical Essay

By: Euripides; Donald Sutherland (trans)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, University of Nebraska Press: 1968

Edition: Later Printing. 1

Seller ID: 6711

ISBN: 0803251947

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. 8vo. 142 pp. This is an unmarked, unread copy. There are old bookstore labels on the rear panel and spine, else fine. VERY GOOD. This new translation of The Bacchae, that strange blend of Aeschylean grandeur and Euripidean finesse, is an attempt to reproduce for the American stage the play as it most probably was when new and unmutilated in 406 B.C. The achievement of this aim involves a restoration of the 'great lacuna' at the climax and ... View more info

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ENGLISH COMEDIES

By: Gassner, John (Ed)

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Eau Claire, WI, E. M. Hale And Company:

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 3135

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Hardcover without dust jacket. Publisher's full blue cloth, blind-stamped decoration on cover, gilt lettering and borders on spine. Gilt on spine faded, spine sunned. Former owner's initial in red on ffep, else fine. NEAR FINE. This is an anthology of Restoration English comedies, including: ┬ĚRestoration Comedy, an essay by William Makepeace Thackeray;┬ĚThe Country Wife by William Wycherley; The Way of the World by William Congreve; The Begger's Opera by John Gay; The ... View more info

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SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER

By: Goldsmith, Oliver

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1902

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 6189

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt and white lettering and decoration on cover, t.e.g. 8vo. 204 pp. Illustrated with B&W plates and drawings by F. C. Gordon. Printed on thick, glossy stock. Covers rubbed, front hinge starting, else near fine. Unmarked except for very light gift inscription dated Dec. 24, 1906 on preliminary page. VERY GOOD. She Stoops to Conquer is a comedy by the Irish author Oliver Goldsmith, son of an Anglo-Irish vicar,... View more info

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The Servant in the House

By: Kennedy, Charles Rann

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York,and London, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1908

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 21156

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


8x51/2. 152 pp View more info

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Modern World Drama An Encyclopedia

By: Matlaw, Myron

Price: $9.50

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1972

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 19390

ISBN: 0525159029

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth with blue spine label, gilt lettering, green endpapers. Illustrated with b&w photographs. This comprehensive volume covers 80 countires, 688 playwrights, 1,058 plays and drama terms. . Front endpapers and half-title page have a slight impression, gilt on spine is faded, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket has very slight rubbing at the head of the spine. NEAR FINE/ NEAR FINE. . B&W Photographs. Small ... View more info

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CYRANO DE BERGERAC

By: Rostand, Edmond

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 6384

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Rebound in full laminated pictorial boards. 16mo. 196, (6) pp. VERY GOOD.. Ex-Library with fewer than the usual markings. Pages lightly tanned but still supple, else fine. VERY GOOD.. Ex-Library. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. vi,196 pp View more info