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The Complete Terry Thomas
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The Complete Terry Thomas

By Ross, Robert

London: Reynolds & Hearn Ltd.. Fine. 2002. First Printing. Softcover. 1903111293 . Black and white photos, index. A pictorial biography of the English actor written by his second cousin. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 207 pages .

$30.00

Myth and Modern American Drama

By Porter, Thomas E.

Detroit: Wayne State University Press. Very Good; Covers toned.. 1973. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0814315127 . Chart, notes, selected bibliography, and index. A detailed synthesis of critical writings exploring nine frequently studied American plays for their mythic styles and sources. ; 285 pages .

$10.00

The Drama Review, Vol. 12, No. 4, Summer 1968
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The Drama Review, Vol. 12, No. 4, Summer 1968

The Drama Review. Very Good; Rubbed, ½ inch tear to rear cover at lower edge.. 1968. Softcover. Special issue about Black Revolutionary Theatre and Theatre of Black Experience. Includes contributions by LeRoi Jones, Marvin X, Ed Bullins, Sonia Sanchez, and others. Many photos and illustrations. ; 180 pages .

$20.00

Step Right Up! I’m Gonna Scare the Pants off America:  Memoir of a B-Movie  Mogul
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Step Right Up! I’m Gonna Scare the Pants off America: Memoir of a B-Movie Mogul

By Castle, William

NY: Pharos Books. Very Good; Edges rubbed and foxed.. 1992. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0886876575 . xii, 264 pages. Annotated filmography section. Autobiography by the director of Rosemarys Baby and dozens of classic late night films. Introduction by John Waters. .

$10.00

Monmouth,  Or, the Treason of Charles Lee, Former Half-Pay Lieutenant  Colonel British Army, Second in Command: a Dramatic Monograph of the  American Revolution in One Act
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Monmouth, Or, the Treason of Charles Lee, Former Half-Pay Lieutenant Colonel British Army, Second in Command: a Dramatic Monograph of the American Revolution in One Act

By Keim, DeB. Randolph

Self Published. Good; Front covers chipped at top corners, spine eroded, waterstain to . fore-edge of first several pages.. 1907. Softcover. Measures 6 x 4 inches. Printed tan softcover. Frontispiece illustration. ; 78 pages .

$25.00

Dreamworks: an Interdisciplinary Quarterly, Vol. 1, No. 1, Spring 1980
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Dreamworks: an Interdisciplinary Quarterly, Vol. 1, No. 1, Spring 1980

By Kinder, Marsha (editor)

NY: Human Sciences Press. Good; Covers lightly scuffed, library stamp on title page.. 1980. Softcover. Special inaugural issue devoted to the topic of Dream and Film. Includes contributions by Federico Fellini, Paul Mazursky, Stan Brakhage, Ed Emshwiller, and many others. Many illustrations. ; Ex-Library; 96 pages .

$20.00

Russian Satiric Comedy:  Six Plays
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Russian Satiric Comedy: Six Plays

By Senelick, Laurence

NY: Performing Arts Journal Publications. Very Good; Covers toned, edges rubbed.. 1983. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0933826532 . Edited and translated, with an introduction, by Laurence Senelick. A history of satire in the Russian stage featuring six plays written between 1806 and 1935 that detail the evolution of Russian social and cultural life. ; 198 pages .

$10.00

The String Bean
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The String Bean

By Sechan, Edmond

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Comapny. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and torn.. 1982. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0385171358 . Book telling the story of Sechan's award-winning film, Le Haricot, about an elderly lady who plants a stringbean plant in the Tuileries Gardens. Many stills, including some in color. Unpaginated. .

$20.00

The Picture-Story of Leo Tolstoy\'s War and Peace
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The Picture-Story of Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace

By Tolstoy, Leo; Geis, Bernard

NY: Frederick Fell, Inc.. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly tattered and . rubbed.. 1956. Hardcover. Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic novel, featuring many stills from the 1956 film version starring Audrey Hepburn, Mel Ferrer, and Henry Fonda. Pictorial boards. ; 120 pages .

$15.00

The King Who Was a King:  An Unconventional Novel
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The King Who Was a King: An Unconventional Novel

By Wells, H. G.

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, boards lightly rubbed.. 1929. First American ediition. Hardcover. vi, 272pp. Black cloth with printed paper spine label. Illustrated endpapers. Wells' fable of good and evil, which he wrote as a film scenario, prefaced by a longish first chapter about the art of film. .

$25.00

Centennial Grove Play:  A Compedium of Highlights from Grove Plays over  the Years 1872 - 1972
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Centennial Grove Play: A Compedium of Highlights from Grove Plays over the Years 1872 - 1972

By England, Robert B.

Bohemian Grove. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, darkening at inner joints.. 1972. Hardcover. Green cloth spine with owl-patterned paper-covered boards. Color frontispiece of Saint John of Bohemia by Lawrence J. Rehag. A play based on highlights from previous Bohemian Club plays to celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Bohemian Club. Printed by Grabhorn Press. Arranged and directed by Robert B. England, Musical Director Charles G. Dant. Presented at the Bohemian Grove, Sonoma County, California, July 28, 1972. Foreword by Charles F. Bulotti, Jr. Includes text of play, author and composer's notes, cast list, and list of Grove Plays from 1902 to 1971. The Bohemian Club is a private men's club based in San Francisco. Each year the Club holds a summer encampment and produces a play among the redwoods of The Bohemian Grove in nearby Monte Rio, California. Notable Bohemian Club members have included every Republican President since 1923, a few Democratic Presidents, and Jack London. ; 134 pages .

$20.00

The Burial At Thebes:  Sophocles\' Antigone
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The Burial At Thebes: Sophocles' Antigone

By Sophocles; Heaney, Seamus

London: Faber and Faber. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0571223613 . The late Nobel Laureates fresh translation of this ancient Greek tragedy. ; 56 pages .

$15.00

Jacinto Benavente
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Jacinto Benavente

By Starkie, Walter

London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly sunned and rubbed.. 1924. Hardcover. Blue cloth with printed paper spine label. A biography of the Spanish dramatist and Nobel Laureate in Literature. 218pp, bibliography, list of Benavente's plays. .

$20.00

The Truth At Last
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The Truth At Last

By Hawtrey, Charles; Maugham, W. Somerset

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, bookseller label on front . free endpaper.. 1924. First American Edition. Hardcover. Edited and with an introduction by W. Somerset Maugham. Black cloth binding with titles in gilt on front boards and spine. vii, 331pp, index. Photograph portrait frontispiece and many other photos depicting the British stage actor in various roles, including a 1907 Vaudeville Theatre production with Billie Glinda the Good Witch Burke. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Strolling Players and Drama in the Provinces, 1660-1765
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Strolling Players and Drama in the Provinces, 1660-1765

By Rosenfeld, Sybil

Cambridge, England: The University Press. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, spine cocked, foxing to edges, . and first and last several leaves.. 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Light blue cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. viii, 334 pp, index, illustrations. Handsome theatre-themed bookplate (Phil Lines) on front pastedown. Actor Gabriel Toynes copy with gift inscription above bookplate on front pastedown from your friends of the West Riding Theatre, Huddersfield, Dec. 5th 1946. Signatures of 67 actors and theatre people on next three pages, including Michael Acton Bond, John Brooking, Audrey Hesketh, Ninka Dolega, Diana Beaumont (Toynes wife) , Audrey OFlynn, Richard Burbage, and Richard Foat. .

$70.00

The Dean of St. Patrick\'s:  A Play in Four Acts
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The Dean of St. Patrick's: A Play in Four Acts

By Bell, Mrs. Hugh

London: Edward Arnold. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled and rubbed.. 1903. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth. Many pages unopened. 32 pages of publisher's ads at rear. ; 95 pages .

$20.00

His Majesty\'s Pleasure:  A Romantic Comedy in Three Acts
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His Majesty's Pleasure: A Romantic Comedy in Three Acts

By O'Riordan, Conal

London: Ernest Benn Limited. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped at spine, boards rubbed.. 1925. First Edition. Hardcover. Volume 20 in the Contemporary British Dramatists series. Blue boards with printed paper labels on spine and front boards. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages .

$25.00

Soldiers of Fortune (Play-Goers’ Edition)
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Soldiers of Fortune (Play-Goers’ Edition)

By Davis, Richard Harding; Thomas, Augustus

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, front hinge cracked, owner . signature on front free endpaper, stain at center fore-edge of last . two-thirds of text block.. 1902. Hardcover. Novel by Richard Harding Davis, dramatized by Augustus Thomas. Navy decorative cloth with black and white photo reproduction on front cover. 18 photo reproductions showing stage actors in various scenes from the stage production of Davis’ novel about an mercenary and mining engineer who is embroiled in a coup set in the fictional South American country of Olancho. This copy has an extra printed front free endpaper stating “Souvenir of the one hundred-fiftieth performance in New York City at the Savoy Theatre, Friday, Oct. 3d, 1902, Mr. Robert Edeson in Richard Harding Davis’s Soldiers of Fortune. Stage Version, Augustus Thomas. Management, Henry B. Harris. ” ; 364 pages .

$50.00

The Congresswomen (Ecclesiazusae)
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The Congresswomen (Ecclesiazusae)

By Aristophanes

Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners bumped. Jacket price-clipped, . sunned at the spine and chipped.. 1967. First Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth. Black and white illustrations and glossary. This Aristophanes comedy was translated by Douglas Parker and illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon. Part of the publisher's Complete Greek Comedy series, edited by William Arrowsmith. ; 101 pages .

$10.00

The Walking Dead:  The Official Cookbook and Survival Guide
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The Walking Dead: The Official Cookbook and Survival Guide

By Wilson, Lauren

San Rafael, CA: Insight Editions. Near Fine. 2017. First Edition. Hardcover. 9781683830788 . Pictorial boards. No dust jacket as issued. Combination fan guide to the Walking Dead zombie series and a post-apocalyptic survival cookbook. Many color photos. ; 144 pages .

$17.00

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