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Fifty Years on Theatre Row

By: Ackery, Ivan

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Hancock House: 1980

Seller ID: 144306

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with one bumped corner and age-toned paper. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has several small tears at edges. View more info

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The Poet Assassinated : And Other Stories

By: Apollinaire, Guillaume; Padgett, Ron (translator)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143150

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Stated First Edition (English edition). Full pictorial cloth boards in black and white. Slight discoloration to white cloth and slight edge wear. Small tears, discoloration and edge wear to dust jacket. Original $9.95 price on dust jacket. 128 pages. 8 1/8"w x 10 1/4"h. Black and white illustrations by Jim Dine. 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

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

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Brecht at the Opera

By: Calico, Joy H.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Universtiy of California Press: 2008

Seller ID: 134498

ISBN: 0520254821

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with straight spine, sharp corners to the covers, unblemished text block that is unmarked and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has light edgewear and scuffing, no tears. Chapters include: Lehrstck, Opera, and the New Audience Contract of the Epic Theater; The Operatic Roots of Gestus inThe Mother and Round Heads and Pointed Heads; Fragments of Opera in American Exile; Lucullus: Opera and National Identity; Brecht's Legacy for Opera: Estrangement and the Canon. View more info

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Staging Gay Lives: An Anthology of Contemporary Gay Theater

By: Clum, John M. (ed.)

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Westview Press: 1996

Seller ID: 126515

ISBN: 0813325056

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 472 pages. View more info

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Introducing Puppetry

By: Fraser, Peter

Price: $14.95

Publisher: B.T. BGatsford Ltd. / Watson-Guptill: 1968

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 142065

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 120 pages with sections on shadow puppets, rod puppets, glove puppets, marionettes, joints, costume, special effects, puppet theaters, productions with an emphasis on making your own, with mechanical drawings, mold production, theater construction. View more info

Diva & Deadlines

By: Frow, Vivien

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Aldridge: 2011

Seller ID: 144818

ISBN: 0986805602

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. 292 pages, b&w photos. View more info

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Folk Theater of India

By: Gargi, Balwant

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington: 1966

Seller ID: 141944

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full bright orange cloth boards. Edge wear to dust jacket. 218 pages. 6 7/8" w x 10 1/4"h. Illustrated with photographs by the author and line drawings by Indian artist Shiavax Chavda. Pictorial endpapers. View more info

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Stanislavsky Directs

By: Gorchakov, Nikola-I Mikha-Ilovich

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Limelight Editions: 1985

Seller ID: 132423

ISBN: 0879100516

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers only, clean and square otherwise. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, except for two instances of highlighting pre page 17. Binding is solid. 402 pages. "An enormously valuabel record of the exact directorial methods of the greatest stage director of the 20th century. Highly recommended -- Library Journal View more info

Shakespearean Stage, 1574-1642, The

By: Gurr, Andrew

Price: $22.40

Publisher: London, Cambridge Univ Pr: 1970

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 109975

ISBN: 0521078164

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 192 pages. View more info

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Corin Hewitt: Weavings: Performance No. 2 (Portland, OR)

By: Hewitt, Corin; Sanzhez Marisa

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, J&L Books Inc.: 2009

Seller ID: 141317

ISBN: 0979918847

Condition: Fine


Oblong format book, unpaginated with 75 color photos taken by Corin Hewitt during his installation Weavings: Performance #2 at Small A Projects in September, 2007. Front cover has a belly band with a dye extracted from red cherries and cabbage and applied by Mr. Hewitt at the printer's facilities in Seoul. Back cover contains a pocket with two booklets: one an essay by Marisa Sanchez and the other an interview with Mr. Hewitt by Michael Brenson. All in Fine condition. During a three-week residency at Portland, Oregon s Small A Projects in 2007, New York-based artist Corin Hewitt, born in ... View more info

Bioluminescent Brain: Theater of the Enlightened Mind, The

By: Holmes, David A.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: David A. Holmes: 2005

Seller ID: 123973

ISBN: 1411641167

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 215 pages. View more info

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Seattle ... At This Moment

By: Ingersoll, Rex E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Child Tourist Publications, Inc.: 1962

Seller ID: 143141

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition, with heavy, black cloth binding, pictorial cover Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Heavy paper with large b&w photos of Seattle and environ features. About 50 pages, unpaginated. Nice tourist photo guide to the area at the time. View more info

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Prop Builder's Mask-Making Handbook

By: James, Thurston

Price: $65.00

Publisher: White Hall, VA, Betterway Publications, Inc.: 1990

Seller ID: 143457

ISBN: 1558701672

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear to cover. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/4"h. 204 pages. Many b&w photographs. Offers a brief history of masks, and provides step-by-step instructions in nontechnical language on how to make masks in the tradition of the commedia dell'arte. View more info

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Plays for the Loudspeaker

By: Kissen, Fan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1952

Seller ID: 138447

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 62 pages. 4 3/4"w x 7"h. Plays for children to read aloud, and perhaps to record, as if on a radio program. Plays included: The Fox Brings Luck; The Bag of Fire; The Three Wishes; The Straw Ox. View more info

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Acts and scenes : Western drama in Korean Theater

By: Miy He, Kim;

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Hollym: 2013

Seller ID: 131949

ISBN: 1565913345

Condition: Fine


Brand new book dust jacket in excellent condition in every respect. Book #8 in the Contemporary Korean arts series from the Arts council Korea. Contents include Co-existence of Sinpa theater and Singeuk movement, Contributions of university theater, Wester play perfomred by the National Theater of Korea, Overflow of American contemporary plays, Formation of coterie theater companies and their repertoires, Little theater movement, Belated reception of Bertolt Brecht etc. Many color and b&w prints. View more info

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Manga Kamishibai: The Art of Japanese Paper Theater

By: Nash, Eric P. and Frederik L. Schodt

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 2009

Seller ID: 145035

ISBN: 081095303X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 304 pages, heavily illustrated in full color. View more info

Theatre Des Nations Varsovie 1975

By: No Author

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wydawnictwa Artystyczne I Filmowe: 1976

Seller ID: 116588

Condition: Good


135 pages, very large format (13" H x 9"W) with many large b&w photos, text is in French, with scenes from specifc productions in Polish theaters. Tear to bottom of spine. Interior is clean and unmarked. Chapters include La saison polonaise du theatre des nations, Chronique des spectacles du theatre des nations Varsovie, 1975 (from a June festival of drama from companies around the world in Warsaw) Quelques spectacles Varsoviens pendant la saison 1975 du theatre des nations, Nouvelles tendances du theatre contemporain - symposium du theatre des nations, Opinions de la presse mondial... View more info

75 Jahre Stadtisches Theater in Dortmund 1904 - 79

By: No Author

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dortmund,, Wolff Verlag,: 1979

Seller ID: 135656

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Covers have sharp corners, very slight to no edge wear. No marking to the text/interior of any kind. Binding is solid. Square blue cloth boards, faded at the spine and back cover. Illustrated with black and white photographs, press releases, clipping, a few pages of color photos. 192pp. Text in German. View more info