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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

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


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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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

Condition: Very Good+


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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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

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


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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Blues for Mister Charlie

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Dell: 1967

Edition: First Edition. Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 11475

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


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

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THE LIFE OF THE DRAMA

By: Bentley, Eric

Price: $12.95

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1964

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 5986

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


First Printing. Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, author's initials, gilt, on cover, T.E.G. (red), yellow endpapers. 8vo. 371, (1) pp. This is an unmarked, unopened copy showing only the slightest shelf-wear, else as new. FINE.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Six Plays by Bertolt Brecht

By: Bentley, Eric, ed.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press, Inc.: 1961

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 15210

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black boards, gilt and grey lettering on spine. Introduction by Eric Bentley.. Cover worn and spotted, head and heel frayed, few marked pages, bottom papers soiled, else fine. VERY GOOD. . B&W musical score. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xlix), 587 pp View more info

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Moliere En Recits

By: Chapuzet, M.L.; W.M. Daniels

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, D.C. Heath and Company: N.D.

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 21813

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


With Vocabulary and Scenes For Acting. B&W illustrated frontspiece. . Boards are lightly worn & rubbed, there are a few penciled notes in the text, previous owner's bookplate on front endpapers. . Heath's Modern Language Series Series. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. viii, 222 pp View more info

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Chief Contemporary Dramatists, Second Series

By: Dickinson, Thomas H. (ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The Riverside Press: 1921

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 17909

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine. . Spine lightly worn, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. NEAR FINE.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 734 pp View more info

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Chief Contemporary Dramatists: Twenty Plays From the Recent Drama of England, Ireland, America, Germany, France, Belgium, Norway, Sweden, and Russia

By: Dickinson, Thomas H. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1915

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 21747

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Full black cloth, green lettering on spine, lettering blind-stamped on front cover. . Corners and head and heel of spine are worn, former owner's name on ffep, front hinge sprung, else good. FAIR. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (x), 676 pp View more info

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Julius Caesar

By: Dorsch, T. S. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University: 1958

Edition: First Edition (?). 1

Seller ID: 8434

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket


Publisher's full cloth, gilt lettering on spine. A volume from the Arden Shakespear series, edited by T.S. Dorsch; Includes extensive introduction and the entire play. . Dust jacket browning, corners and spine ends lightly bumped, else good. Small spots on title page, back board smudged, else good+. Pages are clean and tight. GOOD+. . The Arden Shakespeare Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (lxxiv), 166 pp View more info

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Medea, Hippolytus, and The Bacchae

By: Euripides

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 8034

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full burgundy cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on black panels on cover and spine, t.e.g. (purple), black slipcase. Newly Translated by Philip Vellacott. Illustrated with full-page drawings by Michael Ayrton. Printed at the Curwen Press.. The volume is in excellent condition, tight, square and clean. Small, white marks at head and heel of spine, slight wear to slipcase, else as new. FINE . Drawings. 4to 11" - 13" tall. (xx), (i), 184 pp View more info

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The Works of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Faust

By: Goethe, Johann Von

Price: $25.00

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

Edition: Reprint. Later Printing

Seller ID: 17346

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full beige leatherette with bright gilt decoration on spine, gilt lettering on red panel on spine, ruled border and gilt lettering on front cover, t.e.g., red silk bookmark bound in, decorative endpapers. In English.. This volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. AS NEW.. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 258 pp View more info

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The Mentor Book of Short Plays A treasury of drama by some of the finest playwrights of the century

By: Goldstone, Richard H. and Lass, Abraham H. (ed)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, The New American Library: 1969

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 10489

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. . Covers lightly soiled, mild shelf-wear, edges lightly soiled, former owner's name on ffep, some pages slightly creased, else fine. VERY GOOD. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 348 pp View more info

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Lectures on the Literature of the Age of Elizabeth: Chiefly Dramatic

By: Hazlitt, William

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Bell and Daldy: 1869

Edition: Second Revised Edition. 1

Seller ID: 1965

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Contemporary half brown polished calf over marbled boards. Spine in six compartments, separated by gilt-ruled and decorated raised bands; titles, gilt, on gilt-ruled red label. Green endpapers. viii, 268, (2) pp. Edges and spine rubbed, Pencil stab-marks on one compartment, former owner's stamp on title page, tight and square, light foxing on preliminary pages, else fine. VERY GOOD.. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. viii, 268, (2) pp View more info

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The Story of the Circle of Chalk: A Drama from the Old Chinese

By: Hui-Lan-Ki

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Emmaus, PA, Rodale Press / Story Classics: (1954)

Edition: Limited Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 24000

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


Limited Edition (No. 676 of 3,000 copies). Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over yellow boards, silver lettering on spine, embossed silver medallion on cover, all edges red. Illustrated with six beautiful full-page, full-color, tissue-protected plates by John Buckland-Wright. Translated by Frances Hume. Preface by Gwyn Williams. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square and clean. The black slipcase is moderately worn, but... View more info

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The Best Known Works of Ibsen; Including Ghosts, Hedda Gabler, Peer Gynt and A Doll's House

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Bartholomew House:

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 11157

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall. vi, 410 pp View more info

The Works of Henrik Ibsen: One Volume Edition

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $20.00

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

Edition: First Edition. Later Printing

Seller ID: 17383

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. 595 pp View more info

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The Duchess of Malfi: Seven Masterpieces of Jacobean Drama

By: Kermode, Frank (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 2005

Edition: Modern Library Paperback Edition. 1

Seller ID: 26545

ISBN: 0679642439

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps.. Volume shows only mild shelf wear, else fine. NEAR FINE.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xxxi, (iii), 647, (7) pp View more info

POETIC DRAMA: AN ANTHOLOGY OF PLAYS IN VERSE FROM THE ANCIENT GREEK TO THE MODERN AMERICAN

By: Kreymborg, Alfred (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Modern Age Books: 1941

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 6296

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on black panel on spine, gilt lettering and decoration on cover, TEG (red). . Some childish scribbling on the front and rear endpapers, otherwise inmarked. Hinges starting. Spine and top edge of covers moderately sunned. A large, heavy book - additional shipping charges may apply. Reading Copy. GOOD.. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 855 pp View more info

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THE CONTEMPORARY THEATRE: THE SIGNIFICANT PLAYWRIGHTS OF OUR TIME

By: Lewis, Allen

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1971

Edition: Revised Edition. 1

Seller ID: 5983

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt (silver) lettering on spine. 8vo. ix, 374 pp. Foreword by John Gassner. Former owner's printed bookplate on fep, head od spine very lightly shelf-worn, else as new. FINE. Analysis and criticism of plays by Ibsen, Strindberg, Chekhov, Shaw, Gorky, Pirandello, Eliot, O'Casey, Giraudoux, Sartre, Camus, Brecht, Lorca, Beckett, Ionesco, Genet, Osborne, Pinter, Shaffer, Williams and Miller.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info