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Forty Years on the Stage: Others (Principally) and Myself

By: Barnes, J. H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138214


Primarily a stage actor, Barnes (1850 - 1925) appeared in plays in Europe and the United States, including touring the wild west. He was friends with Edwin Booth. Made two silent films: "Hamlet" (1913) and "Westward Ho" (1919). Illustrated with numerous photographs View more info

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The Barretts of Wimpole Street

By: Besier, Rudolf

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 117986


Play about the romance of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett. The basis for several films, the most memorable being the 1934 version starring Norma Shearer and Fredric March directed by Sidney Franklin View more info

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Akhnaton

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143238


A play, originally written in 1937 View more info

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The Unexpected : A Play

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Samuel French Ltd: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 143165


Written as a play in 1958 View more info

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An Autobiography

By: Cushing, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 149946


Preceded by a hardback edition in 1986. Illustrated with photographs View more info

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Eight Famous Elizabethan Plays

By: Dunn, Esther Cloudman (editor)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Modern Library: 1950

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 144566


"Faustus" by Marlowe, "Shoemaker's Holiday" by Dekker, "Woman Killed with Kindness" by Heywood, "Volpone" by Jonson, "Maid's Tragedy" by Beaumont and Fletcher, "Duchess of Malfi" by Fletcher, "New Way to Pay Old Debts" by Massinger and "'Tis a Pity She's a Whore" by Ford View more info

The Frontiers of Drama

By: Ellis-Fermor, Una

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1964

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 129078


With an introduction by Allardyce Nicoll and a bibliography by Harold Brooks. "This arresting and original work is a study of the relations between content and form in drama" View more info

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Will in the World: Now Shakespeare Became Shakespeare

By: Greenblatt, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Norton: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140302


Illustrated View more info

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Wm. A. Brady's Production of the World-wide Favorite "Way Down East"

By: Grismer, Joseph R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, J. S. Ogilivie: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148696


"Photographs of all the Principal Scenes" and "Portraits of all the Leading Characters," (22 in all including one full double page) "And a Novellette of the Great Play which has been seen by millions - and which never grows old." Originally by Lottie Blair Parker and "Elaborated" by Joseph R. Grismer, this was the basis for D. W. Griffith's 1921 film of the same title starring Lillian Gish. Uncommon View more info

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Modern Irish Drama

By: Harrington, John P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Norton: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133786


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Medicine Men: A Two-Act Play

By: Harris-Bonham, Jack

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Becket, MA, One Peaceful World Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146691


"George Ohsawa's Encounter with Dr. Schweitzer in Africa" View more info

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Shakespeare, the King's Playwright

By: Kernan, Alvin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129056


"Theater in the Stuart Court, 1603-1613." Illustrated View more info

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The Panic Broadcast: The Whole Story of Orson Welles' Legendary Radio Show "Invasion from Mars"

By: Koch, Howard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Avon: 1971

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 145132


Introduction by Arthur C. Clarke. Illustrated View more info

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Home Is the Hunter: A Comedy in Two Acts

By: MacInnes, Helen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152162


Naomi Burton Stone was a literary agent with Curtis Brown Ltd. from 1939 to 1965 for Ian Fleming, Thomas Merton, Ogden Nash and many others including Helen MacInnes. She was also an editor at Doubleday and the author and editor of numerous books and articles. Stone was the dedicatee of MacInnes' NEITHER FIVE NOR THREE View more info

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Brush Up Your Shakespeare

By: Macrone, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Gramercy: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 151958


"A delightfully entertaining guide to the most famous and quotable expressions from the Bard" View more info

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A Hole in the Head

By: Schulman, Arnold

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103067


Comedy drama, the author's first book. Directed on Broadway by Garson Kanin and the basis for the Frank Sinatra movie View more info

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The First Part of King Henry the Fourth

By: Shakespeare, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Ginn & Co: 1940

Seller ID: 152990


Edited by George Lyman Kittredge View more info

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Acting Shakespeare

By: Shakespeare, William Gielgud, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Applause: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 151698


Illustrated View more info

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My Life in Art

By: Stanislavski, Constantin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Theater Arts Books: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 143417


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Ben Hur: Souvenir Album - Scenes from the Play

By: Wallace, Lew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Klaw & Erlanger: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136256


Illustrated with 17 photographs from the famous stage version of General Wallace's classic, later the basis for two spectacular motion pictures View more info