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Image for Five Plays: Antigone, Eurydice, The Ermine, The Rehearsal, Romeo And Jeanette

Five Plays: Antigone, Eurydice, The Ermine, The Rehearsal, Romeo And Jeanette

By: Anouilh, Jean

Price: $5.00

Publisher: a Mermaid Dramabook,: 1986

Seller ID: 40000

Condition: Good


shelf wear to edges and corners, spine tight with creases. pages tight and clean. water mark on back cover. Our book number 40000. View more info

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A Ghostly Evening: A Merry Comedy in One Act

By: Barney, Grace

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 25 West 45th Street, New York, Samuel French: 1940

Seller ID: 40003

Condition: Fair


7.25" x 4.5", 52 pages. One act play script. Used, worn, notes in India ink. Folded pages with staple, none missing. Soiled and wrinkled. Our book number 40003. View more info

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FANNY

By: Behrman, S.N., and Logan, Joshua, Music and Lyrics by Rome, Harold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House, New York: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2960

Condition: Fair


This ia the script for the play, FANNY, bound in hard cover, with photos from the first Broadway cast. The spine has been broken at the very top from deterioration and being pulled out of the shelf by the top. Withdrawn from the library. Black and white photos of the cast and a list of cast members in the front. Lyrics included, no sheet music. Special old book. View more info

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Theatre of War, Comments on 32 Occasions by Eric Bentley

By: Bentley, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Viking Press, New york: 1972

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 43900

Condition: Very Good


7th edition.No Dust Jacket, ex-library, sticky residue from library sticker on outside of book around the lower portion of the spine. Shows few signs of circulation. Fingerprints on the outside of the closed pages, looks like some coffee stains on the corner of the back endpapers. ACTORS ! Clean fresh book looking much newer than 1972. View more info

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Shakesppearean Tragedy

By: Bradley, A.C.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Fawcett Premier Book, Fawcett publications, Inc., Greenwich Conn, member of The American Book Publishers Council, Inc.: 1968

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 43701

Condition: Good


Someone may have set a coffee cup on the front cover. That would be fairly typical for a Theatre Department..Fawcett Premier Book, Fourth printing, June 1968. ISBN: 23300263095. Clean copy, spine some creases from having been read. Pages aged. no markings inside. Our book number 43701. View more info

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Time Tries All. An Original Drama in Two Acts.

By: Courtney, John, Esq.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, 92 Tremont St., nearly op. Tremont House, William V. Spencer: 1856

Edition: No. 111

Seller ID: 43901

Condition: Good: Fragile


7.5" x 4.5", 26 pages. Sewn together. Missing back cover, but all text and script present. Actor's name written on the front. "Spencer's Boston Theatre - A collection of Scarce Acting Tragedies, Comedies, Dramas, Farces and Burlettas" Drama "With original casts, costumes, and the whole of the stage business correctly marked and arranged by Mrs. J.B. Wright, Assistant Manager of the Boston Theatre". Our book number 43901. View more info

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Clarence Day's Life With Mother Made into a Play by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse

By: Day, Clarence; Lindsay, Howard; Crouse, Russel

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York, Publisher. A Borzoi Book.: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 42200

Condition: Good


Stated First Edition. Hardcover, blue with gold lettering. Wear and tear at the top and bottom of the spine, Library markings. Otherwise clean and tight copy. Photograph of Dorothy Stickney as Vinnie opposite title page. New York 1948 cast listed. Our book number 42200. View more info

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The Genius of The Early English Theater; The complete texts of Seven Great Plays of Midieval and Renaissance English Drama, and Essays

By: Editors: Barnet, Sylvan , berman, Morton, and Burto, William

Price: $5.00

Publisher: A Mentor Book, Published by The New American Library, U.S.A.: 1962

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 41300

Condition: Very Good


ex library, underlining in ink throughout Dr. Faustus. The rest of the book is clean, tight, some yellowing of the paper. for a forty five year old book, in remarkably good condition. early english drama, Medieval and Renaissance. The complete texts of Seven Great Plays of Medieval and Renaissance English Drama, and Essays: Abraham and Isaac; The Second Shepherd's Play; Doctor Faustus; Macbeth; Volpone; Samson Agonistes; Essays by Sir Philip Sidney, Thomas Heywood, Alfred Harbage, Thomas DeQuincey, T.S. Eliot, and James Agate. Fourth printing. Our book number 41300. View more info

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Bargains in Cathay: A Comedy in One Act

By: Field, Rachel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 25 West 45th Street, New York, Samuel French: 1940

Edition: Reprinted from 1927 edition

Seller ID: 40203

Condition: Fair


7.5" x 5", 35 pages. Pamphlet form, standard play script. Worn. Folded pages with staples. All pages secure. Some notes throughout in pencil. A Comedy In One Act. Our book number 40203. View more info

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Six Great American Plays

By: Halline, Allan G., introduction : O'Neill, Anderson, Kaufman & Hart, Hellman, Williams, Heggen & Logan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Modern Library, New York, Published by Random House, Inc., United States of America: 1979

Seller ID: 43700

Condition: Good


ISBN 394604571. Dust Cover dirty, some spots on edges of closed pages. Notch out of top edge of back cover. Book tight, pages clean. Shelf wear outside, new book inside. Play Titles include: The Emperor Jones, Winterset, The Man Who Came To Dinner, The Little Foxes, The Glass Menagerie, Mister Roberts. No Publication date given, The last copyright renewal by one of the included authors is listed as 1979, ergo the book cannot have been published before that year, therefore i listed 1979 as the publication date. If not for the notch out of the back cover the book condition would be Very Good. Th... View more info

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Lady In The Dark: A Musical Play

By: Hart, Moss; Gershwin, Ira; Weill, Kurt

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Random House, Inc., New York. U.S.A.: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 41500

Condition: Very Good


A very nice copy. The only damage is to the very top of the spine where it has been taken off the shelf. Ex-Library. Very light marks in pencil throughout, little lines, lightly drawn curvewd lines from one speech to another, not exactly underlining. Photo of Carol Lawrence facing the title page, review glued inside front cover. Aside from the library stickers , stamps, and the damage to the very top of the spine, this is a tight copy with very little wear. Lists the 1941 cast, Including Danny Kaye. Our book number 41500. View more info

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Plays of Henrik Ibsen

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Modern Library, New York, Random House: 1935

Seller ID: 83

Condition: Good


Withdrawn from the library. "Random House is the publisher of THE MODERN LIBRARY, Bennett A. Cerf, Donald S. Klopper, Robert K. Haas. Manufactured in the United States of America. Printed by Parkway Printing Company. Bound by H. Wolff." But absolutely no clue as to the date of publication, not even in the introduction by H.L. Menken. This grey , clothbound volume is reminiscent of books purchased in my family during the late nineteen-thirties and forties and early nineteen-fifties. Plays included are: A Doll's House, Ghosts, An Enemy Of The People, and The Master Builder. 383 pages. Tape marks... View more info

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AMERIKA

By: Kafka, Franz; translated by Willa and Edwin Muir; Afterword by Max Brod

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., A New Directions Paperbook Printed by the Murray Printing Company, New Direstions Books, James Laughlin, Norfolk Connecticut. New York Office, 333 Sixth Avenue (14): 1962

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 801

Condition: Fair


Kafka's only comic novel. 4.25" x 7". 299 pages. Withdrawn from the library. library stamps, and pocket inside back cover, library sticker on spine. Well worn book, in good condition. Some smudges and shelf wear, small tear on lower left corner of front cover. Much marking in the preface, but TEXT is Clean. Odd Stab-wound center of pp. 19297-299 - due to removal of library sticker from back of book. "a series of misadventures, some comic, some pathetic, all mysterious...riddles of our own dreams or subconscious fears." Translated by Willa & Edwin Muir, Preface by Klaus Mann, Afterword by Max ... View more info

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Six to One or The Scapegrace: A comedy in One Act

By: Mathews, Frances Aymar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Walter H. Baker & Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 43704

Condition: Good


7.5" x 4.75", 26 pages. Fragile play script in good condition. Paper yellowed, nick in edge of front cover, all pages present. Play is 14 pages, several pages of advertising for other plays after the script. Sewn binding. Our book number 43704. View more info

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Your Life's In Danger; A Farce in One Act.

By: Morton, John Madison

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Charles H. Spencer: 1867

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 44900

Condition: Good: Fragile


7.5" x 4.75", 21 pages plus two pages of advertising List of Publications available in 1867. Play script, used, notes and drawings in pencil, name of previous owner on front cover. Edges worn and some small tears, but considering the age of this little book which is practically ephemera, in good condition. Plot involves gentry and commoners. Our book number 44900. View more info

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Selected Plays of Eugene O'Neill

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Random House, New York: 1967

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 42900

Condition: Good


Withdrawn from the library. Spine and corners of cover reinforced with clear tape. Random House, New York. Contains THE EMPEROR JONES, ANNA CHRISTIE, "THE HAIRY APE", DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS, THE GREAT GOD BROWN, STRANGE INTERLUDE, MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA, THE ICEMAN COMETH. No markings in text. 758 pages. Book weighs over 2 pounds, may require additional postage. Our book number 42900. View more info

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The Long Voyage Home, Seven Plays Of The Sea

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $8.95

Publisher: The Modern Library of the World's Best Books: 1940

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 42202

Condition: Very Good


Withdrawn from the library, Not many markings. This Collection of O'Neill plays is one of the books included in 'The Modern Library of the World's Best Books' and the cover reflects that series, with the Olympic runner logo. NO DJ., but credit is given to Georges Schreiber for the art and copyrighted in 1940. Paper yellowed, cover, spine, pages all very good. Very little shelf wear. Includes Moon of the Caribbees, Bound East for Cardiff, The Long Voyage Home, In the Zone, Ile, Where the Cross is Made, The Rope. 217 pages. Five inches by seven and one-quarter inches. The only other date (beside... View more info

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Andromaque: Tragedie en cinq actes

By: Racine

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Paris, Calmann Levy, Editeur; Ancienne Maison Michel Levy Freres, A La Librairie Nouvelle: 1877

Seller ID: 40004

Condition: Fragile


7.25" x 4.75", 71 pages. Fragile, very old paper, chipped and soiled. Some corners missing from last page and back cover, all pages present. Andromache, in the original French. Published in France. Calmann Levy, Editeur; Ancienne Maison Michel Levy Freres, A La Librairie Nouvelle. Our book number 40004. View more info

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School For Scandal: A Comedy

By: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York No.122 Nassau Street, (Up Stairs), Samuel French:

Edition: 1847

Seller ID: 43703

Condition: Fragile


7.5" x 4.5", 84 pages. Old and fragile, corners and edges chipped, but complete. "No. VII, Edited by Epes Sargent. School For Scandal: A Comedy, in five acts, by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. With the stage business, cast of characters, costumes, relative positions, etc. New York: Samuel French, No. 122 Nassau Street, (Up Stairs) PRICE,] [12 1/2 CTS." Sewn together. Our book number 43703. View more info

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Berlin Diary, The Journal of a Foreign Correspondent 1934-1941

By: Shirer, William L.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29036

Condition: Good


Ex-library, tape reinforcements top and bottom of spine. Wear to cover and edges. Pages secure, clean inside. Cracked at creases inside front pages. Our book number 29036. View more info