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Skits and Bits ("At Ease" Volume XX)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N Y., Street & Smith Publications: 1945

Seller ID: 114601

Condition: Fair


Staple-bound softcover in oblong format. 126 pages. Yellowing paper. Front cover is missing. View more info

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Fifty Years on Theatre Row

By: Ackery Ivan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hancock House Publishers: 1980

Edition: 1st Ed.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 108583

ISBN: 0888390505

Condition: Fine


Signed on title page, "Have a dacquiri with Ivan Ackery". Very clean copy , tight corners, covers perfect, interior perfect. Previous owner's name on back front cover. Dust jacket has tiny stain near top right corner, evidence of removed small price sticker. View more info

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Aeschylus: The Seven Plays Translated Into English Verse

By: Aeschylus; Lewis Campbell (translator)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Henry Frowde / Oxford University Press: 1906

Seller ID: 143897

Condition: Very Good


Attractive small book in green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Gilt top edge. Sticker residue and previous owner's inscription on decorated endpapers. A few light pencil notations. 280 pages. 3 7/8"w x 6"h. The plays included are: The Suppliants, The Persians, Seven Against Thebes, Agamemnon, The Choephoroe, or Libation-Bearers, The Eumenides, Prometheus Bound. View more info

Karagoz: Turkish Shadow Theatre

By: And, Metin

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Ankara, Turkey, Dost Yayinlari: 1975

Seller ID: 138878

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 80 pages, plus color plates. 85 color illustrations and 80 b&w illustrations. 6 1/2"w x 9 1/2"h. View more info

Shakespeare's Use of Dream and Vision

By: Arthos, John

Price: $22.95

Publisher: London, Bowes & Bowes: 1977

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 113825

ISBN: 0370300076

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 208 pages. View more info

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Liveness: Performance in a Mediatized Culture

By: Auslander, Philip

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Routledge: 1999

Seller ID: 135198

ISBN: 0415196906

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 179 pages. View more info

Mime and Beyond: The Silent Outcry

By: Avital, Samuel

Price: $6.46

Publisher: Studio City, California, U.S.A., Players Pr: 1985

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 117998

ISBN: 0934252106

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text is free of all marking, underlining or highlighting. Covers show light wear, interior very clean. 175 pages. View more info

Shakespeare Studies: An Annual Gathering of Research, Criticism, and Reviews XI

By: Barroll, J. Leeds

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y., Burt Franklin & Co., Inc.: 1978

Seller ID: 113386

ISBN: 0891021485

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 355 pages. Slightly soiled dust jacket. Volume XI. View more info

Subject: a Libretto, The

By: Bernstein, Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Meow Press: 1995

Seller ID: 127115

Condition: Very Good


From an edition of 300, booklet has a dust jacket with a dentist and a female juggler of knives. Burn mark to middle bottom edge that does not break the paper but goes through the dust jacket to mark the book, otherwise Near Fine. 35 pages with sharp corners, light scuffing to covers. View more info

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Bugaku Masks

By: Bethe, Monica; Nishikawa, Kyotaro

Price: $34.00

Publisher: N Y., Kodansha Amer Inc: 1978

Seller ID: 108273

ISBN: 0870113127

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Previous owner's inscription inside. Price-clipped dust jacket. 194 pages; many illustrations. View more info

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Save The Cat! The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need

By: Blake Snyder

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Michael Wiese Productions: 2005

Seller ID: 144273

ISBN: 1932907009

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a little scuffing/shelf wear at upper back cover only, otherwise as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Handbook of Technical Practice for the Performing Arts

By: Bowman, Ned A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Wilkinsburg, PA, Scenographic Media: 1972

Seller ID: 119177

ISBN: 0913868027

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 169 pages, plus index. Many b&w photos and illustrations. Contents: Introductory Material; Makeup; Plastics; Index. View more info

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On Thrones of Gold: Three Javanese Shadow Plays

By: Brandon, James R.

Price: $124.45

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 141983

ISBN: 0674637755

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear with a very small section of the upper back board showing inner board through the worn cloth; otherwise very clean with sharp corners to the boards in black cloth, a lovely embossed shadow puppet at lower front cover, gilt print on spine only. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, solid and straight binding. Dust jacket is tattered, but now wrapped in clear protective cover. 407 pages, book offers a very detailed description of the meaning, making and exection of such a play, with 143 photos: b&w and some color prints showing the puppets and action of... View more info

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Modern American Drama on Screen

By: Bray, William Robert; Palmer, R. Barton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Cambridge University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 138682

ISBN: 1107000653

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 300 pages. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

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History of the Theatre

By: Brockett, Oscar T.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Allyn and Bacon, Inc.: 1971

Seller ID: 142707

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 741 pages with b&w illustraitons. Chapters include Origins of the theatre: Ritual drama in Egypt and the Near East; Theatre and drama in ancient Greece; Roman Theatre and drama; Theatre and drama in the middle ages,; The Italian renaissance.... continuing through English theatre, Spanish from 1500 to 1700, French, English, Italian through same period, of the Orient, Modern theatre 1875 - 1915 up to chapter 19: Theatre si... View more info

Western European Costume: Seventeenth to Mid-Nineteenth Century and Its Relation to the Theatre Volume II

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: $24.95

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan: 1940

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 104612

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. Many black and white illustrations and color plates. 144 pages. Corners of cover frayed, showing cardboard underneath. View more info

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Medieval Theatre Costume: A Practical Guide to the Construction of Garments

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Theatre Arts Books: 1969

Seller ID: 129881

Condition: Very Good


Institutional ex-library book with stamps and pocket at back. No library markings on cover or spine. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 112 pages. Full red cloth boards. Small tears on dust jacket. Iris Brooke presents diagrams for laying out material and cutting, and stresses the importance of costume as an aid to actors in their roles. Contents: Introduction; Diagrams of Measurement; Wardrobe; Religious Drama; Heraldry and Symbolism; Hoods; Head-dress and Crowns: Hose and Shoes; Properties, Armour, Masks and Wings; Royalty and Nobility. View more info

Public Nuisance: A History of the Mummers Troupe, A

By: Brookes, Chris

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Saint Johns, Newfoundland, Canada, Alvheim & Eide: 1988

Seller ID: 109162

ISBN: 0919666590

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 249 pages. Includes photos, excerpts from plays, songs, and one-liners. View more info

The Compassionate Satirist: Ben Jonson and His Imperfect World

By: Bryant, J. A

Price: $6.72

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 1972

Seller ID: 136715

ISBN: 082030316X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 195 pages. View more info

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Flight

By: Bulgakov, Mikhail

Price: $16.50

Publisher: N Y, New Directions: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 122121

ISBN: 0811209415

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 107 pages. View more info