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Whose Afraid of Virginia Woolf? A Play, Albee, Edward
1 Albee, Edward Whose Afraid of Virginia Woolf? A Play
Extremities of spine are slightly bumped, no other defects. Book is nearly Fine, appears unread. . Shows no edition or printing statement on copyright page, probably a book club edition, although there are no other indications of this. Topstain of pages is blood-red. An early printing of the script of a classic drama, popularized in movie form by Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in the lead roles. The play won the 1963 Tony Award for Best Play as well as the 1962–63 New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best Play. A handsome copy, lacking the dust jacket. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. A1 NY. NY Atheneum 1962 Early Printing Hardcover Near Fine 31347 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Lark, Anouilh, Jean & Christopher Fry (Trans. )
2 Anouilh, Jean & Christopher Fry (Trans. ) The Lark
Owner name elegantly penned to first endpaper, minor sunning to spine, small water stain at top margin of back cover. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. First U. S. Edition, lacking dust jacket. All defects are minor; a nice copy. . Play about Joan of Arc. Translated from the French by Christopher Fry. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. G1 University Press 1956 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 29624 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Analytical Sourcebook of Concepts in Dramatic Theory, Brownstein, Oscar Lee & Darlene M. Daubert
3 Brownstein, Oscar Lee & Darlene M. Daubert Analytical Sourcebook of Concepts in Dramatic Theory
Book has no defects, a beautiful copy. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . "Provides readers with a subject approach to the theoretical underpinnings of drama both in literary structure and in peformance....This source book is a model of clear organization" [publisher's blurb]. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 560 pages. M3 Greenwood Press 1981 1st Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 30646 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Theatre of Revolt:  An Approach to the Modern Drama, Brustein, Robert
4 Brustein, Robert The Theatre of Revolt: An Approach to the Modern Drama
Jacket is lightly rubbed, small tear, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has no defects; pages are crisp, tight, unmarked; book appears unread. . A nice copy of this classic, in which modern drama is interpreted as a form of revolt. Chapter 1 presents the model, and thereafter devotes a chapter to each of: Ibsen, Strindberg, Chekhov, Shaw, Brecht, Pirandello, O'Neill, Artaud and Genet. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 435 pages. A6 Boston. Boston Atlantic Monthly Press 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 23315 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Early Plays. Ed. By Ellendea Proffer. Trans. By Carl and Elendea Proffer, Bulgakov, Mikhail
5 Bulgakov, Mikhail The Early Plays. Ed. By Ellendea Proffer. Trans. By Carl and Elendea Proffer
This is a hardcover book with dust jacket. Jacket is price-clipped, rubbed at one corner, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; Like New. . Five early plays by Bulgakov: The Days of the Turbins, Zova's Apartment, Flight, The Crimson Island, and A Cabal of Hypocrites. Each play has an Introduction, Notes. A gorgeous copy, scarce in hardcover. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 418 pages. K3 Bloomington. Bloomington Indiana Univ. Press 1972 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 30864 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Theatre on the Frontier:  The Early Years of the St. Louis Stage, Carson, William G. B.
6 Carson, William G. B. The Theatre on the Frontier: The Early Years of the St. Louis Stage
Very slight rubbing to extremities of backstrip. . Second edition of a work originally published in 1932, this edition has a new Introduction by the author. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 361 pages. T4 NY. NY Benjamin Blom 1965 2nd Edition Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 20149 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Masters of Ancient Comedy Selections from Aristophanes, Menander, Plautus, Terence, Casson, Lionel, Ed. & Trans.
7 Casson, Lionel, Ed. & Trans. Masters of Ancient Comedy Selections from Aristophanes, Menander, Plautus, Terence
Jacket is a little soiled, two corners are clipped but price is intact, light edgewear. Book has been read once or twice but no obvious defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Complete texts, translated by Casson, of The Acharnians (Aristophanes), The Grouch, The Woman of Samos, The Arbitration, She Who was Shorn (Menander), The Haunted House, The Rope (Plautus), Phormio, and The Brothers (Terence), with each section introduced at length by Casson. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 424 pages. T2 NY. NY Macmillan 1960 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 20047 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Demonstration, Caute, David
8 Caute, David The Demonstration
Book is Fine, no defects, appears unread. Dust jacket is price-clipped, no other defects, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Published by Andre Deutsch, the true first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 112 pages. U2 Andre Deutsch 1970 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 31237 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Alfonso Sastre: Noticia De Una Ausencia, Centro De Documentation Teatral, Ministerio De Cultura
9 Centro De Documentation Teatral, Ministerio De Cultura Alfonso Sastre: Noticia De Una Ausencia
Stapled softcover, glossy card covers are rubbed, lightly creased at spine edge of back cover. Contents are excellent. . Text is in Spanish. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 83 pages. E0 Madrid. Madrid Centro De Documentation Teatral, Ministerio De Cultura 1988 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 29224 
Price: 27.50 USD
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Akhnaton: a Play in Three Acts, Christie, Agatha
10 Christie, Agatha Akhnaton: a Play in Three Acts
DJ has creasing to corner of inside front flap and very light edgewear. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Unusual play by the British mystery author about the young king Akhnaton, his wife Nefertiti, and his attempts to replace the old religion of ancient Egypt with one based on love. Written about the same time as Death on the Nile, but unpublished until this edition. This is the true first edition. It is NOT the recent facsimile publication (the present book was published in 1973, NOT 2009, and the publisher is Collins of London, not Harper Collins . A beautiful copy, jacket protected by mylar cover. Scarce. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. J2 London. London William Collins Sons 1973 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 19112 
Price: 90.00 USD
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English Tragedy before Shakespeare, Clemen, Wolfgang
11 Clemen, Wolfgang English Tragedy before Shakespeare
Dust jacket is somewhat sunned, slight edgewear, price-clipped. Book was owned by Albert Wertheim, professor of English at Indiana University, and has his bookplate. A very few ink marks on the pages marking a passage. . Classic study of the subject. This is an early printing of the work, which is still in print. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 301 pages. F3 London. London Methuen & Company 1955 1st English Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 21933 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Puppet Theatre in Performance, Cole, Nancy H.
12 Cole, Nancy H. Puppet Theatre in Performance
Jacket has light creasing, small tears at head of spine, bright, clean and attractive, now protected with acid-free mylar cover. Book has no defects. Pages are crisp, tight, unmarked; book appears unread. . Everything you need to know about how to produce puppet plays, including costume design, make-up for puppets, staging performances, choosing scripts, writing scripts, stage design, lighting design, acting, shadow puppets, and more. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 272 pages. K2 NY. NY William Morrow 1978 1st Edition Hardcover Fine+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 16130 
Price: 16.50 USD
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An Anthology of Greek Tragedy, Cook, Albert Spaulding & Edwin Dolin, Eds. & Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides
13 Cook, Albert Spaulding & Edwin Dolin, Eds. & Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides An Anthology of Greek Tragedy
Dust jacket has tiny chips and tears and associated creasing, slightly sunned spine, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . 8 plays in all: Agamemnon, Prometheus Bound, Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, Philoctetes, Andromache, The Trojan Women, and The Bacchae. A beautiful copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 404 pages. C1 Indianapolis. Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill Co 1972 0672514516 / 9780672514517 1st Edition Thus Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 28729 
Price: 22.50 USD
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American Shakespeare Theatre:   Stratford 1955-1985, Cooper, Roberta K.
14 Cooper, Roberta K. American Shakespeare Theatre: Stratford 1955-1985
Dust jacket is a little rubbed at extremities, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 353 pages. L5 Folger Books 1986 1st Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 30667 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Monsieur Thogo-Gnini, Dadié, Bernard B.
15 Dadié, Bernard B. Monsieur Thogo-Gnini
Card covers are rubbed, lightly creased, scuff marks where a label was removed. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A play, a comedy, set in the Ivory Coast. Text is in French. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 115 pages. C6 Présence Africaine 1970 2708702394 / 9782708702394 Paperback Very Good- 30269 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Dancing in the Dark: a Cultural History of the Great Depression, Dickstein, Morris
16 Dickstein, Morris Dancing in the Dark: a Cultural History of the Great Depression
No defects in book or jacket. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 624 pages. A6 W. W. Norton & Company 2009 1st Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 28331 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Radical Tragedy:   Religion, Ideology, and Power in the Drama of Shakespeare and His Contemporaries, Dollimore, Jonathan
17 Dollimore, Jonathan Radical Tragedy: Religion, Ideology, and Power in the Drama of Shakespeare and His Contemporaries
Faint crease to back cover, no other defects. No spine creasing, pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Includes extensive Notes, Bibliography, Index. This is the second edition, which adds a new Introduction to the first edition. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 312 pages. G2 Duke University Press 1993 0822313987 / 9780822313984 2nd Edition. 3rd Printing Softcover Near Fine 29650 
Price: 17.50 USD
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The Lake Guns of Seneca and Cayuga and Eight Other Plays of Upstate New York, Drummond, A. M. / Gard, Robert E. , Eds
18 Drummond, A. M. / Gard, Robert E. , Eds The Lake Guns of Seneca and Cayuga and Eight Other Plays of Upstate New York
No defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . SIGNED ON TITLE PAGE by editor Drummond, who is also the author of the play named in the title. Regional plays set in upstate New York. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 273 pages. Signed by One Author. B3 Ithaca. Ithaca Cornell U Press 1942 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 17148 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Eliot, T. S. Complete Poems and Plays, 1909-1950
Dust jacket is rubbed at corners, light creasing at extremities, short tear, protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has mild corner bump to front cover, no other defects. . Complete anthology of Eliot's poetry and plays. This is not a book club edition, price on jacket is $19.95. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 392 pages. B4 Harcourt Brace [1980] 015121185X / 9780151211852 Later Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 28622 
Price: 17.50 USD
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The Cocktail Party, Eliot, T.S
20 Eliot, T.S The Cocktail Party
Bound in green cloth with bright gilt titles to slightly faded spine. Wise advise from someone to former owner penned to first endpaper. No other defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . The cast of the first production is given in an appendix, with Alec Guinness playing the part of the unidentified guest. This is the first printing, a solid copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 168 pages. J4 Faber and Faber 1950 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ 30139 
Price: 25.00 USD
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