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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

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


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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Mary Rose: A Play in Three Acts

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1924

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 27084

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full red leather, gilt lettering on spine, author's facsimile signature, gilt, on cover. . Former owner's printed bookplate (church library) on fep, edges moderately worn, else fine; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . The Uniform Edition of the Plays of J. M. Barrie Series. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 111 pp View more info

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Alice Sit-by-the-Fire

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1926

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 27085

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full red leather, gilt lettering on spine, author's facsimile signature, gilt, on cover. . Former owner's printed bookplate (church library) on fep, edges moderately worn, else fine; unmarked, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . The Uniform Edition of the Plays of J. M. Barrie Series. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 101 pp View more info

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Contour in Time: the Plays of Eugene O'Neill

By: Bogard, Travis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 15745

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Quarter bound in black cloth over tan boards, copper lettering on spine, decoration blind-stamped on covers, orange endpapers. Illustrated with several B&W photographs. . The volume is in excellent condition, tight, square and clean. Former owner's inscription on ffep, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket, now wrapped in Mylar, shows mild wear and chipping, spine lightly sunned, else near fine. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xx, 491 pp View more info

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The Dramatist September/October 2003 Volume 6 Number 1

By: Bossler, Gregory (Editor)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, The Dramatists Guild of America: 2003

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 26393

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. Illustrated with B&W photographs. . Rear cover lightly creased and wrinkled, else fine. NEAR FINE. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 48 pp View more info

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Sixteen Famous American Plays

By: Cerf, Bennett A.; Van H. Cartmell (editors)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1941

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 15600

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Full green cloth, black and gilt Modern Library logo on front cover and spine, gilt lettering on black panel on spine, t.e.g. (black).. Spine lightly soiled, top of rear panel and head of spine lightly spotted and faded, front and rear endpapers only lightly soiled, some light pencil underlining throughout, else near fine. VERY GOOD-. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xxi), 1049 pp View more info

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Greatest Plays

By: Chekhov, Anton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1979

Edition: Special Edition. 1

Seller ID: 24109

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full burgundy leatherette, spine in five compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in one compartment, gilt decoration in remainder, gilt borders and decoration on covers, a.e.g., decorated endpapers. Color illustrations by Stan Hunter. Translated by Elisaveta Fen. Includes: The Cherry Orchard; The Sea Gull; The Three Sisters; and Uncle Vanya.. The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. Color Drawings. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (vi), 274, (1) pp View more info

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Le Barbier de Seville ou La Precaution Inutile: Comedie en Quatre Actes

By: de Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron; I. H. B. Spiers (Editor)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, D. C. Heath & Co.: 1910

Edition: -. 1

Seller ID: 25275

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Full grey cloth, blue lettering on cover and spine, blue decoration on front cover.. Volume shows mild wear and rubbing, spine lightly sunned. VERY GOOD. . 16mo 6" - 7" tall. ix, 106, (10) pp View more info

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Modern English Drama: All for Love; or, The World Well Lost; The School for Scandal; She Stoops to Conquer; The Cenci; A Blot in the 'Scutcheon and Manfred

By: Dryden, John; Richard Brinsley Sheridan; Oliver Goldsmith; Percy Bysshe Shelley; Robert Browning and Lord Byron; Charles W. Eliot (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier: 1909

Edition: Limited Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20740

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Volume18 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, publisher's medallion on spine is very slightly rubbed, gilt on top edge is lightly scratched, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD. . The Harvard Classics Series. Vol. 18. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 444 pp View more info

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The Cocktail Party

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1950

Edition: First American Edition. Second Printing

Seller ID: 27354

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. The Cocktail Party was written while Eliot was a visiting scholar at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton in 1948. It was first performed at the Edinburgh Festival in 1949. In 1950 the play had successful runs in London and New York, where it received the 1950 Tony Award for Best Play. Page 35-36 a cancel, "One-Eyed Riley" of final leaf, "...successful to be successful" on page 94.. Gilt on spine mildly faded, otherwise the volume is in virtually perfect condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. FINE... View more info

The American Musical Theater: A Consideration

By: Engel, Lehman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, CBS Legacy Collection: 1967

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 17603

Condition: Near Fine in Poor dust jacket


Publisher's printed cloth. Profusely illustrated with color and B&W photographs. . Date on reverse of rfep (23 Dec 69), otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. The dust jacket, now in Mylar, is in tatters. NEAR FINE/POOR. . Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 236 pp View more info

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A Phoenix Too Frequent: A Comedy

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1951

Edition: Second Edition. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 27371

Condition: Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine.. Former owner's name on ffep, spine mildly sunned, foxing on top edge only, else near fine. The price-clipped dust jacket is mildly chipped. GOOD/VERY GOOD. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. (viii), 43 pp View more info

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THE COMPLETE PLAYS OF GILBERT AND SULLIVAN

By: Gilbert, Sir W. S. and Sullivan, Sir Arthur

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library:

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 80

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Full orange cloth, gilt lettering on black panel on spine, black and gilt medallion on front cover, t.e.g. (black). Several B&W illustrations throughout. . Front hinge sprung, several small tears in cloth binding on spine, one corner bumped, corners slightly worn, small dent in top edge of front board, spine lightly sunned, former owner's name neatly stamped on ffep. GOOD. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (ix), 711 pp View more info

The Works of Sir William Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan

By: Gilbert, Sir W. S. and Sullivan, Sir Arthur

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Roslyn, NY, Black's Readers Service: N.D.

Edition: First Edition. Later Printing

Seller ID: 17366

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full beige leatherette with bright gilt decoration on spine, red panel on spine, lettered in gilt, ruled border and gilt lettering on front cover, t.e.g., red silk bookmark bound in, decorative endpapers.. This volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. AS NEW. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 320 pp View more info

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Gilbert Without Sullivan

By: Gilbert, W. S.; L. B. Lubin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1981

Edition: -

Seller ID: 26609

ISBN: 0670340103

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Full magenta cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with one-color drawings. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket also shows mild wear, spine sunned. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 112 pp View more info

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THE MORNING IS NEAR US

By: Glaspell, Susan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Literary Guild of America: 1940

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 5458

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt medallion on cover, t.e.g. (green), fore-edge deckle, green endpapers. Susan Glaspell (1876 - 1948) was a bestselling novelist and a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright. She was a founding member of the Provincetown Players, one of the most important collaboratives in the development of modern drama in the United States. She also served in the Works Progress Administration as Midwest Bureau Director of the Federal Theater Project. Her novels and plays are committed to developing deep, sympathetic characters, to understanding "life... View more info

Theater in America 200 Years of Plays, Players, and Productions

By: Henderson, Mary C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19551

ISBN: 0810910845

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth with black panels on front cover and spine, gilt lettering. Profusely illustrated with b&w and color photographs. With a forward by Joseph Papp. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed and has slight loss of original glossiness, else fine. AS NEW/ NEAR FINE. . B&W and color photographs. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 327 pp View more info

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Broadway Ballyhoo: The American Theater Seen in Posters, Photographs, Magazines, Caricatures, and Programs

By: Henderson, Mary C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1989

Edition: -

Seller ID: 26597

ISBN: 0810918897

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Full yellow cloth, red lettering on spine, yellow endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color photographs and reproductions. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket shows only mild shelf wear, spine sunned. FINE/NEAR FINE.. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 184 pp View more info

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The Deputy

By: Hochhuth, Rolf

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Grove Press, Inc: 1964

Edition: First American Edition. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 81

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Fourth Printing. Quarter bound in publisher's brick cloth over red marbled boards. 8vo. 352 pp. Translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston, Introduction by Dr. Albert Schweitzer. VERY GOOD/GOOD. . Former owner's name stamped on ffep, otherwise unmarked, a clean, square copy. The price-clipped dust jacket, now in mylar, has a closed tear with some loss, else very good. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 352 pp View more info

Plays: a Doll's House, Ghosts, an Enemy of the People

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Modern Library: N.D.

Edition: First Edition Thus. Reprint

Seller ID: 83

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on spine, Modern Library logo blind-stamped on cover, printed endpapers. nd (1930). Binding style 5(2). Spine: gold text; grape vine image at spine bottom. Front: blindstamped Kent torchbearer image. Material: stiffer balloon cloth, Width: 4 1/4 inches, Height: 6 5/8 inches.. Spine extremely faded, former owner's name stamped on half-title, stain on top edge (only), tight and square, pages browning but supple, text block clean, rear hinge partially separated, else fine. GOOD.. The Modern Library Series. Vol. 6. 16mo - over 5¾"... View more info