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BRITISH THEATRE [Spine Title]
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BRITISH THEATRE [Spine Title]

By Hughes, T., publisher

London: Printed by D. S. Maurice for T. Hughes and J. Bysh, 1817. Some evidence of handling, but quite sound and rather bright. 12mo. (4 3/4"). A collection of 66 plays "Correctly Given, As Performed at The Theatres Royal, with Remarks" [with some references to David Garrick, etc.]. Each play with illustrated title and frontispiece and listing of Dramatis Personae. Bound in period full black straight-grained morocco with marbled endpapers, a.e.g., the spines with gilt titles and decoration. Authors from Farquar, Sheridan, Addison, Bikerstaff, Garrick, &c.

$950.00

THE NEW SPIRIT IN THE RUSSIAN THEATRE 1917-28.  And a sketch of the Russian Kinema and Radio 1919-18, showing the new communal relationship between the three
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THE NEW SPIRIT IN THE RUSSIAN THEATRE 1917-28. And a sketch of the Russian Kinema and Radio 1919-18, showing the new communal relationship between the three

By Carter, Huntly

Edinburgh: Brentano's, 1929. First edition in English (with Shaylor imprint at base of spine). Slightest wear with thumb-sized blotch to outer text block edge, VG+. First edition in English (with Shaylor imprint at base of spine). xxii, 348p. Illustrated, including color frontispiece. Bound in black cloth with gilt spine titles and cover vignette.

$75.00

BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE COMEDIE FRANCAISE AND OTHER RECOLLECTIONS
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BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE COMEDIE FRANCAISE AND OTHER RECOLLECTIONS

By Houssaye, Arsene

London: Chapman and Hall, 1889. First edition in English. A little cracking to inner joint paper, else near fine, a bright copy. First edition in English. viii, 543p. Translated and edited by Albert D. Vandam. Illustrated with photogravures. Gilt-titled blue cloth over beveled boards, and with gilt vignettes on spine and upper cover, t.e.g.

$35.00

THIS ROOM AND THIS GIN AND THESE SANDWICHES
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THIS ROOM AND THIS GIN AND THESE SANDWICHES

By Wilson, Edmund

New York: The New Republic, 1937. First edition. Wrappers with chips to spine and mild wear, contents fine. First edition. [x], 298p. + 1p ads. In printed wraps. Scarce.

$200.00

THE LITTLE BLUE LIGHT, A PLAY IN THREE ACTS
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THE LITTLE BLUE LIGHT, A PLAY IN THREE ACTS

By Wilson, Edmund

New York: Farrar, Straus, 1950. Edition not stated. Fine in VG d.j., stamped name on half title page. Edition not stated. [vi], 163p. Gilt-titled aqua cloth.

$30.00

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, A PLAY
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ABRAHAM LINCOLN, A PLAY

By Drinkwater, John

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1918. First edition. Minor spots in upper cover, bookseller's description tipp in flyleaf, VG+ in slipcase with the bookplate of E. Hubert Litchfield.. First edition. 73p. Original red wrappers printed in black with paper spine label.

$75.00