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Theatrical Drawings and Watercolors by George Grosz

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University: 1973

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 9115


Publisher's white pictorial stapled wraps, red lettering and black drawing on cover, exhibition catalog, profusely illustrated with B&W illustrations. . Covers lightly soiled with small dent, top corners bent slightly, cover else fine. VERY GOOD.. B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Unpaginated pp View more info

The Plays of Gilbert and Sullivan

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The Book League of America: 1941

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 11580


Publisher's full navy cloth, lettering and design blindstamped on spine, medallion blindstamped on cover. . Spine sunned, covers soiled, endpapers tanned, dampstain on corner of top edge and fore-edge, else very good. GOOD+. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 504 pp View more info

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The Victrola Book of the Opera Stories of the Operas with Illustrations & Descriptions of Victor Opera Records

By: N/A

Price: $63.00

Publisher: Camden, NJ, RCA Victor Co., Inc.: 1929

Edition: Eighth Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15363


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over dark blue boards. Profusely illustrated with B&W photographs. . Rear cover has two holes and one gouge in the fabric, exposing the board underneath, rubbing to head and heel of faded spine, rubbing to tips, front hinge is starting, former owner's embossed name and address on title page, unmarked, square and clean. VERY GOOD-. . B&W photogrphs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 432 pp View more info

Great Broadway Songs

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey, Warner Bros. Publications, Inc.: N.D.

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 17714


Flexible brown, leatherette covers. Sheet music to 58 Broadway hits for voice, piano or guitar. . Bottom tip of front cover is lightly creased, slight rubbing to the upper tip, front cover has a faint scratch, a few pages are slightly dog-eared and p. 159 is missing a tiny piece at the upper corner, not affecting any text or music. VERY GOOD. . Great Songs of the Century Series Series. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 160 pp View more info

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The Oresteia

By: Aeschylus

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18789


Full green leather, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, gilt tooling and borders on covers, a.e.g., silk moire endpapers, silk ribbon marker bound. Translated from the Greek by E. D. A. Morshead. Illustrated with B&W plates by Michael Ayrton. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE.. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. B&W Illustratio... View more info

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Nine Greek Dramas

By: Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes; Charles W. Eliot (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier: 1909

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 20705


Volume 8 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. . Head and heel of spine are lightly rubbed, gilt on spine and top edge are slightly dulled, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD+. . The Harvard Classics Series. Vol. 8. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 466 pp View more info

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Much Ado About Me

By: Allen, Fred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1956

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 19524


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt signature of author on lower front cover. Illustrated with 11 B&W photographs. . Hinge starting, spine very lightly faded, pages yellowed, else square and unmarked. Price clipped dust jacket has small tears to head and heel of spine, some shelf-wear, inside hinge is foxed, in protective mylar cover. GOOD/GOOD.. B&W Photographs. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 380 pp View more info

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Don't Drink the Water

By: Allen, Woody

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1967

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 19751


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. NEA... View more info

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The Masque of Kings A Play in Three Acts

By: Anderson, Maxwell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Anderson House: 1936

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 10382


Publisher's full gray cloth, black lettering on spine, author's facsimilie signature and title in black on cover, t.e.g. (black), fore-edge deckle, bottom edge cut. . Spine slightly worn and bumped at head and heel, top front corner has a small tear, edges lightly soiled, endpapers slightly browned, former owner's name written on ffep, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, has a two inch loss at head of spine and along top edge of back panel, else good. V... View more info

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Drat! Being the Encapsulated View of Life by W. C. Fields in His Own Words.

By: Anobile, Richard J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, NAL/ The World Publishing Company: 1968

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Edition

Seller ID: 21129


Publisher's full bright red cloth with a b&w illustration of W. C. Fields on the front cover, black lettering on spine. Profusely illustrated with full-page b&w photographs from the movies Fields starred in. . Small bump to bottom tip, light foxing to endpapers, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket has splash marks, small closed rips and soiling. NEAR FINE/ POOR. . B&W Photographs. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 128 pp View more info

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The Eleven Comedies Literally & Completely Translated from the Greek Tongue into English with Translator's Foreward, and Introduction to each Comedy & Elucidatory Notes

By: Aristophanes

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NY, Liveright Publishing Corp.: 1941

Edition: First Edition. Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 21705


Publisher's full black, gilt design and lettering on spine, gilt design on cover, dark black endpapers, fore-edge deckle, Black & Gold Edition. . Hinge starting, cover sunned, head and heel of spine and corners bumped, page edges slightly soiled, endpapers are lightly spotted, in protective mylar cover. . Vol. 1/2/2016. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (xxv) 882 pp View more info

The Birds and The Frogs

By: Aristophanes

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Easton Press: 1979

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23856


Publisher's full dark green leather, decorated with 22kt gilt, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in three compartments, gilt tooling (Frogs and Birds) in remainder, intricate gilt decoration on both covers, a.e.g., green moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smythe sewn, with concealed muslin joints. The Birds has two-tone illustrations by Marian Parry and an introduction by Dudley Fitts. The Fr... View more info

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Up The Years From Bloomsbury: An Autobiography

By: Arliss, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books: 1927

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 14523


Publisher's full green cloth, black lettering on cover and spine, t.e.g. (green), fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece. . Spine moderately sunned with mild wear to head and heel, corners bumped, rear cover lightly stained, former owner's name on ffep, some light underlining throughout, else near fine. VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (vi), 321 pp View more info

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An Autobiography (Volume 2, only, of 4)

By: Asquith, Margot

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Company: 1920

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 18537


Publisher's red linen, blue lettering on spine, author's facsimile signature blind-stamped on cover, frontispiece shows B&W sketch of author by the Marchioness of Granby. Margot Asquith, Countess of Oxford and Asquith (1864-1945), born Emma Alice Margaret Tennant, was an Anglo-Scottish socialite, author and wit. She was married to H. H. Asquith, a Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, from 1894 until his death in 1928. Her writing style was not always critically accepted... View more info

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Le Gendre de M. Poirier: Comedie en Quarte Actes

By: Augier, Emile; Jules Sandeau; Edwin Carl Roedder (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1903

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 25270


Full grey cloth, blue lettering and decoration on covers and spine. . Volume shows some wear and rubbing, mostly around corners and spine, former owner's name written in pencil on ffep, some notes and underlining, mostly in pencil, throughout. GOOD. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 144 pp View more info

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The Development of Shakespeare as a Dramatist

By: Baker, George Pierce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15279


Full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, medallion and border blind-stamped on front cover. Illustrated with B&W drawings. . Corners bumped and worn, head and heel of spine also rubbed and worn, underlining in pencil throughout volume. GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. x, (i), 329 pp View more info

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Blues for Mister Charlie

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Dell: 1967

Edition: First Edition. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 11475


16mo 6" - 7" tall. 158, (2) pp 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


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

Struggles and Triumphs: Forty Years Recollections of P. T. Barnum (Biography Complete to April, 1872)

By: Barnum, P. T.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Warren, Johnson & Co.: 1872

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 14671


Publisher's light brown cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on spine, blind-stamped borders on covers. Illustrated with33 full-page engravings. First published in 1869, this is the updated (to April, 1872) "Author's Edition." . Covers rubbed and worn, former owners' names on preliminary pages, text block clean and bright, tight and square. GOOD. . Engravings. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 870, (2-adverts) pp View more info

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MEMORIES: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: Barrymore, Ethel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1955

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 19850


Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, author's facsimile signature, gilt, on cover, fore-edge deckle. 8vo. 310 pp. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs. Former owner's printed bookplate on fep, brief gift inscription (Xmas 1958) on ffep, otherwise unmarked. . The volume shows only very light shelf-wear; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. The uclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, has some chipping and tears, else fine.... View more info