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KEN MURRAY'S BLACKOUTS OF 1943, SOUVENIR PROGRAM

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Oscar Tittman: 1943

Seller ID: P4627

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated (approx. 16p.) Cover edges lightly worn. B&w photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Image for MRS. LESLIE CARTER IN DAVID BELASCO'S DU BARRY, WITH PORTRAITS OF MRS. CARTER BY JOHN CECIL CLAY, TOGETHER WITH PORTRAIT OF DAVID BELASCO AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND SKETCHES IN BLACK AND WHITE

MRS. LESLIE CARTER IN DAVID BELASCO'S DU BARRY, WITH PORTRAITS OF MRS. CARTER BY JOHN CECIL CLAY, TOGETHER WITH PORTRAIT OF DAVID BELASCO AND NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS OF PHOTOGRAPHS AND SKETCHES IN BLACK AND WHITE

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes: 1902

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12870

Condition: Good +


59p. Back hinge starting, cover rubbed with spine sunned and corners worn and edges chipped. Account of the origin, preparations, and staging of Belasco's play starring the "American Sarah Bernhardt." B&w illustrations, plates, and photographs. (7-1/2"x5-1/8") View more info

Image for THE PLAYGOER: THE MAGAZINE IN THE THEATRE, OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE BILTMORE THEATRE (THE TAMING OF THE SHREW WITH ALFRED LUNT AND LYNN FONTAINE, BEGINNING DECEMBER 4, 1939)

THE PLAYGOER: THE MAGAZINE IN THE THEATRE, OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE BILTMORE THEATRE (THE TAMING OF THE SHREW WITH ALFRED LUNT AND LYNN FONTAINE, BEGINNING DECEMBER 4, 1939)

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, John F. Huber: 1939

Seller ID: P7434

Condition: Very good


47p. Corners lightly worn. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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PLAYBILL, PASADENA PLAYHOUSE ASSOCIATION: DEAR OCTOPUS, OCT. 2, 1939, PROGRAM

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Pasadena, Mohr and Mohr: 1939

Seller ID: P7433

Condition: Very good


7p. Program for the play, Dear Octopus, starring Dana Andrews. B&w illustrations. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11192

Condition: Very good


242p. Top edge of cover lightly sunned, price clipped jacket has small black dots and a smudge on front with small chips and tears to edges. 1963 Tony Award for Best Play with original cast of Uta Hagen, Arthur Hill, Melinda Dillon, and George Gizzard; film adaptation directed by Mike Nichols starring Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, George Segal, and Sandy Dennis. (8-1/2"x5-3/8") View more info

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THE THEATRE OF EUGENE BERMAN

By: Amberg, George

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Museum of Modern Art: 1947

Seller ID: P6629

Condition: Good +


[32p.] Stain on front with spine fold scraped and corners lightly worn. Property stamp on title page. B&w photographs. (10"x7-1/2") View more info

Image for RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL WEEKLY, JANUARY 28, 1937, VOL. 2, NO. 16

RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL WEEKLY, JANUARY 28, 1937, VOL. 2, NO. 16

By: Atlass, Beatrice; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Radio City Music Hall: 1937

Seller ID: P7398

Condition: Very good


11p. Vertical crease on booklet. Program for the showing of the motion picture The Plough and the Stars directed by John Ford and starring Barbara Stanwyck and Preston Foster. Includes a list of accompanying shorts and musical acts with an article on Rockefeller Center's architectural features and contemporary advertisements for New York City hotels, restaurants, and stores. (9-1/8"x6-3/4") View more info

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THE AMEN CORNER: A PLAY

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1968

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11462

Condition: Very good


[xviii], 91p. 1st printing. Jacket has large chips and tears to edges. Jacket illustration by The Dillons. (9-1/2"x6-1/4") View more info

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THE PLAYS OF GEORG BÜCHNER

By: Büchner, Georg; Translated with an Introduction by Geoffrey Dunlop

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Irving Ravin: 1952

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H11189

Condition: Very Good


274p. Endpapers toned, cover corners lightly worn, price clipped jacket has chips to edges with stains on spine. Signature of Alfred Brenner, an Emmy-award winning writer, on front endpaper. (7-1/2"x5-1/4") View more info

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TELEVISION PLAYS

By: Chayefsky, Paddy

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1955

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12126

Condition: Very good


xiv, 268p. 1st printing. Gift message on front endpaper, price clipped jacket is torn at top of back spine with additional tears and chips to edges. Includes: The Bachelor Party, Printer's Measure, Holiday Song, The Big Deal, The Mother, and Marty. Jacket design by Peter Hollander. (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

Image for TO-NIGHT AT 8.30: PLAYS, VOLUME II: HANDS ACROSS THE SEA, FUMED OAK, SHADOW PLAY

TO-NIGHT AT 8.30: PLAYS, VOLUME II: HANDS ACROSS THE SEA, FUMED OAK, SHADOW PLAY

By: Coward, Noel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1936

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12539

Condition: Very good


102p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, endpapers toned, top of spine sunned that corresponds to chip at top of spine, jacket corners worn with small tears to edges and spine sunned. One-act plays. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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TO-NIGHT AT 8.30: PLAYS, VOLUME III: WAYS AND MEANS, STILL LIFE, FAMILY ALBUM

By: Coward, Noel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1936

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12540

Condition: Very good


102p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, jacket lightly soiled with corners chipped and spine sunned. One-act plays. (7-1/2"x5") View more info

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DUBROVACKE LJETNE IGRE (DUBROVNIK SUMMER FESTIVAL)

By: Dubrovnik Summer Festival

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Belgrade, [1955?]

Seller ID: P5920

Condition: Good +


[65p.] Back cover creased with edges scraped and corners worn. Program for one of the earlier music and theater festival held on the Dalmatian coast of Croatia (then Yugoslavia). Text in Croatian, English, French, and German. B&w decorations and photographs. (10-1/2"x8-1/4") View more info

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EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL, AUGUST 24 TO SEPTEMBER 13, 1969

By: Edinburgh Festival Society

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Edinburgh Festival Society: 1969

Seller ID: P6922

Condition: Very good


[16p.] Schedule and map of performances and events of the festival. Pamphlet. Red & green maps. (8-1/4"x3-7/8" folded) View more info

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COLLECTED PLAYS

By: Eliot, T.S.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11294

Condition: Very good


[356p.] Cover corners lightly worn, jacket edges sunned with a few chips especially at corners. Includes "Murder in the Cathedral," "The Family Reunion," "The Cocktail Party," "The Confidential Clerk," and "The Elder Statesman." (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

Image for THE LUNTS: AN ILLUSTRATED STUDY OF THEIR WORK, WITH A LIST OF THEIR APPEARANCES ON STAGE AND SCREEN (THEATRE WORLD MONOGRAPH, NO. 10)

THE LUNTS: AN ILLUSTRATED STUDY OF THEIR WORK, WITH A LIST OF THEIR APPEARANCES ON STAGE AND SCREEN (THEATRE WORLD MONOGRAPH, NO. 10)

By: Freedley, George

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Rockliff: 1957

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10744

Condition: Very Good


134p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Brown spots on top of page edges, price clipped jacket has chips to corners and sunned spine. B&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x5-5/8") View more info

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JOHNNY JOHNSON: THE BIOGRAPHY OF A COMMON MAN IN THREE ACTS

By: Green, Paul; Music by Kurt Weill

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Samuel French: 1937

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12595

Condition: Very good


[viii], 175p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Endpapers toned, an unfortunate damp stain on jacket spine that has erased the title and extends to front and back panels. Laid in letter from Green to Julian Johnson, head of the story department for 20th Century-Fox, written to accompany a copy each of 2 of Green's books as a token of "continuing admiration...and kind remembrance" of their association. As described by Robert Benchley: "The first anti-war play to use laughing gas in its attack on the stupidity of mankind, and to my mind the most effective of all satires in its clas... View more info

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THE KABUKI HANDBOOK: A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING AND APPRECIATION, WITH SUMMARIES OF FAVOURITE PLAYS, EXPLANATORY NOTES, AND ILLUSTRATIONS

By: Halford, Aubrey S. & Giovanna M.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E. Tuttle Co.: 1956

Seller ID: H7414

Condition: Very Good


[xxii], 487p. 6th printing (1968) Jacket has small chips and tears to edges especially at corners with scrapes along front flap fold and spine sunned. Includes bibliography. Jacket design by M. Kuwata. B&w illustrations. (7-1/4"x4-1/4") View more info

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MISTER ROBERTS: A PLAY

By: Heggen, Thomas & Joshua Logan

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1948

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11010

Condition: Very Good


[xiv], 162p. 1st printing. Cover has scrapes and white spots, jacket has large chips and creased tears to edges with scrapes to folds and holes on front and back. First presented at the Alvin Theatre in New York City with a cast that included Henry Fonda, Harvey Lembeck, David Wayne, and Tiger Andrews. Photographs by John Swope. Jacket design by Samuel Sugar. 6 b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-1/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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BORN YESTERDAY

By: Kanin, Garson

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1946

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8404

Condition: Very Good


141p. Cover edges lightly sunned, jacket folds scraped and chips to edges, former owner's name on front endpaper. Jacket design after poster by Don Freeman. B&w photo frontispiece. (7-5/8"x5") View more info