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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

Condition: VG with some light cover spots. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page: "Cordially Yours, J. H. Barnes Feby. 1922. Book published in 1914"


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

Condition: Later printing. Near Fine in a good+ Dust Jacket with some small chips & tears


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

ISBN: 0396068227

Condition: A fine copy in a fine Dust Jacket


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

ISBN: 0573014671

Condition: Fine trade paperback


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

ISBN: 029779132X

Condition: Trade paperback, VG+ in wraps. Pages tanning a bit


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

Condition: VG (no Dust Jacket)


"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

Condition: Fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket with small, faint stain to front panel


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

ISBN: 0393050572

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust. 2nd printing


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

Condition: 11-1/2 X 9-1/4, 16 pages, sewn as issued. VG+


"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

Condition: Trade Paperback, fine in pictorial wraps


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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

ISBN: 1882984021

Condition: Fine trade paperback


"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

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


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

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

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

ISBN: 0380005018

Condition: Mass market paperback, VG in wraps


Introduction by Arthur C. Clarke. Illustrated 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

ISBN: 0517189356

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


"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

Condition: Just about fine in VG+ Dust Jacket with very light lower spine fading


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

Condition: VG+ (no Dust Jacket)


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

ISBN: 1557833745

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


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

Condition: VG+ in Good- Dust Jacket with name written on free endpaper


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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

Condition: 12 X 10 inches, ribbon bound; VG, ribbon is broken but present


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

Cambridge Guide to American Theatre

By: Wilmeth, Don B. & Miller, Tice L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Cambridge: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125568

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket


Heavily illustrated View more info