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Memories For Tomorrow: The Memoirs of Jean-Louis Barrault

By Barrault, Jean-Louis

London: Thames And Hudson. Hardcover. 1974. 1st Edition. 8vo 336pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Photographs. Paper of text is browning. DJ spine is faded .

$11.76

Benchley At The Theatre: Dramatic Criticism, 1920-1940 by Robert Benchley

By Benchley, Robert

Ipswich, MA: Ipswich Press. Softcover. 1985. 1st Edition?. 8vo 220pp . Fine with no DJ.

$9.41

The Rattigan Version: Sir Terence Rattigan and The Theatre of Character
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The Rattigan Version: Sir Terence Rattigan and The Theatre of Character

By Young, B. A

New York: Atheneum. Hardcover. 1988. 1st Edition. 8vo 228pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. Sir Terrence Rattigan was a renowned playwright, the author of 22 plays .

$23.52

Twinkle Little Star: Sparkling Memories of Seventy Years

By Powers, James T

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Hardcover. 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo 379pp . Very Good with no DJ. B&W Illustrations. Red cloth with gold titles . Spine dulled. Few small water drop spots on front cover. Top edges dust soiled. Autobiography of a comedian who gives a record of the American theater in its most romantic period .

$17.64

Inishfallen Fare Thee Well

By O'Casey, Sean

New York: Macmillan. Hardcover. 1949. 8vo 396pp . Very Good in Good+ DJ. Autobiographical volume written in the third person, recording the thoughts of one Sean Casside .

$17.64

Theater in America: 200 Years of Plays, Players, and Productions

By Henderson, Mary C

New York: Harry N. Abrams. Hardcover. 1986. 4to 327pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. B&W and Color Illustrations. DJ spine shows some fading. Gift edition from American Express to cardholders in 1988 .

$29.40

Anna Cora: The Life and Theatre of Anna Cora Mowatt

By Barnes, Eric Wollencott

London: Secker & Warburg. Hardcover. 1954. 1st Edition. 8vo 376pp . Fine in Good+ DJ. B&W Illustrations Biography of an almost-forgotten American actress .

$14.70

The Abbey Theatre: Interviews and Recollections
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The Abbey Theatre: Interviews and Recollections

By Mikhail, E. H, ed

Totowa: Barnes & Noble Books. Hardcover. 1988. 1st Am Edition. 8vo 251pp . Fine in Fine DJ. The Abbey Theatre was the first modern repertory theatre, the origtin of the movement now known as the little theatre .

$17.64

Early Stages
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Early Stages

By Jackson, Anne

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. 1979. 1st Edition. 8vo 212pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. Small, neat ink check mark on endpaper corner Autobiography of a famous Broadway actress .

$17.64

James A. Herne: The American Ibsen

By Perry, John

Chicago: Nelson-Hall Company. Hardcover. 1978. 1st Edition. 8vo 343pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations Title page is rubber-stamped "REVIEW COPY" in 1/2 inch high letters, front edges foxed James A. Herne (1839-1901) was an American playwright, actor, and theater manager. He is best known for two plays that were well in advance of their time in their realistic treatment of serious social problems. Drifting Apart (1888) probes the consequences of man's slavery to drink. Margaret Fleming (1890) is an outspoken treatment of an unfaithful husband and his forgiving wife. The plays were praised by such literary figures as William Dean Howells and Hamlin Garland, but they shocked the theater public of the day .

$17.64

Lewis and Sybil; A Memoir

By Casson, John

London: Collins. Hardcover. 1972. 1st Edition. 8vo 352pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations DJ price clipped The lifelong partnership of Lewis Casson and Sybil Thorndike on the English stage .

$17.64

From the Bowery to Broadway: Lew Fields and the Roots of American Popular Theater

By Fields, Armond, and Fields, Marc

New York: Oxford Univ. Press. Hardcover. 1993. 1st Edition. Large 8vo 552pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations DJ price clipped Lew Fields' (1867-1941) productions were the toast of Broadway before Ziegfeld or the Shubert brothers .

$29.40

Sir Larry: The Life of Laurence Olivier
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Sir Larry: The Life of Laurence Olivier

By Kiernan, Thomas

New York: Times Books. Hardcover. 1981. 1st Edition. 8vo 302pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations .

$17.64

Harald Melville's Magic of Make-Up by the Most Modern Methods for Stage and Screen

By Melville, Harald

New York: Theatre Arts Books. Hardcover. 1965. Thin 8vo 89pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations DJ price clipped .

$11.76

Tony Pastor: Dean of the Vaudeville Stage

By Zellers, Parker

Ypsilanti, MI: Eastern Univ. Press. Hardcover. 1971. 1st Edition. Large 8vo 155pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations. DJ waterstained on bottom edge of front panel, barely visible on front cover. Endpapers lightly foxed .

$18.82

Ralph Richardson: An Actor's Life

By O'Connor, Gary

New York: Atheneum. Hardcover. 1982. 1st Edition. 8vo 260pp . Very Good in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs Slight soil on front edges .

$11.76

A Little Love and Good Company

By Nesbitt, Cathleen

Owings Mills, MD: Stemmer House. Hardcover. 1977. 1st Edition. 8vo 262pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations DJ lightly rubbed A theater autobiography .

$17.64

Gertrude Lawrence: A Biography

By Morley, Sheridan

New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company. Hardcover. 1981. 8vo 228pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. B&W Photographs No edition statement present Remainder spray on bottom edges Biography of a London girl from a poor by genteel background who started as a child dancer and progressed through revues and musical comedies to become the most glamorous Broadway and London star of the 1920 s and 1930s .

$11.76

Up the Years from Bloomsbury: An Autobiography

By Arliss, George

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Hardcover. 1927. 2nd Printing. 8vo 321pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations. DJ dust soiled .

$29.40

She Stoops to Conquer or the Mistakes of a Night

By Goldsmith, Oliver

New York: Heritage Press. Hardcover. 1964. 4to 121pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. Color Illustrations. Slipcase .

$14.70

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