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Marlene: The Life of Marlene Dietrich

by Higham, Charles

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Published
1977
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393075151
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WW Norton & Company, New York, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 600 g; 320 pages, last page blank, film performances, theatre performances, index. 13 pp. black and white photographs, photographic illustrated dustjacket, g. Basing his research on over 160 interviews with Marlene's closest friends, colleagues, and directors, the author reveals her romantic involvements,… Read more
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A Family Of Brothers. The Taits and J.C. Williamson; a Theatre History

by Tait, Viola

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855610111
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Heinemann, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 800 g; pp. xvi, 304; illustrated endpapers, numerous b/w. illustrations, (9 full page), indexed; colour illustrated dustjacket. A Family of Brothers is an informal and entertaining history of one of Australia's most remarkable theatrical families: five brothers who, starting with… Read more
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Samurai Widow

by Belushi, Judith Jacklin

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Published
1991
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780881845754
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Carroll & Graf Pub, New York, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. XII, 436 pages, last night pages blank, includes 24 page black-and-white photographic layout . Colour illustrated dust jacket. This is Judy Belushi's long awaited memoir. The widow of the most extraordinary comic talent of our time… Read more
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Halfway to Hollywood : diaries 1980 to 1988

by Palin, Michael

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Published
2009
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297844402
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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs. The top edge of the dust jacket is slightly ruffled, and there is slight loss of colour to the bottom edges of the boards where they have had contact with shelves. No other damage to describe. Illustrated with both black-and-white plates… Read more
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My Life as Me: A Memoir

by Humphries, Barry

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Published
2002
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780670888344
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Viking, Camberwell, Victoria, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic, and the Author. 950 g; X, 374 pages, index, bibliography, 12 pages of colour photography, and 32 pages of black-and-white photography. The text is also illustrated with a couple of black-and-white sketches. Being aware of the alter ego,… Read more
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Joan Sutherland

by Major, Norma

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Published
1987
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780356126937
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Queen Anne Press, London, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 256 pages, indexed, includes catalogue of performances, appendices, and discography. Illustrated with 16 pages of black-and-white photography. Colour illustrated dust jacket. The author, now better known as the wife Of Tony Major, has written a book, authorised,… Read more
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Dance While You Can

by MacLaine, Shirley

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Published
1991
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780553076073
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Bantam Books, New York, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 303 pages, + 32 pages of black-and-white photography; colour illustrated dustwrapper. In this book, Shirley examines the powerful familial forces that have shaped her life, legacies of a strong-willed mother whose own longing to be acknowledged to propel… Read more
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I Remember It Well

by Minnelli, Vincente

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Published
1975
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780207956386
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Angus & Robertson, London, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 600 g; 390 pp., foreword Alan Jay Lerner, photo illustrations, slight edge wear to the dustwrapper, and rubbing of the foldover edges, two tears to bottom edge of front cover of jacket, Mother's day wish on first page, otherwise internally clean tight and tidy.… Read more
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The universal Ustinov

by Warwick, Christopher

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780283995484
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Sidgwick & Jackson, London, 1991. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. no damage to describe. Clean, and free of annotation. Illustrated with a central section of black-and-white plates. Includes a chronology of theatre appearances, film appearances, books are written by Peter, television and radio appearances, operas directed by and records produced. There is also a… Read more
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King; the life and comedy of Graham Kennedy

by Blundell, Graeme

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780732911652
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Macmillan, Sydney, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. VIII, 485 pages, 24 pages of black-and-white photography, illustrated end pages, chapter notes, bibliography, index. Illustrated dust jacket. The author elegantly traces the career of the star from working-class Melbourne, who tilted Australia's television to an alarming, unforgettable angle with his… Read more
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A Nice Night's Entertainment; Sketches and Monologues 1956-1981

by Humphries, Barry

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780868190471
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Currency Press, Sydney, 1981. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 650 g; XIX, 212 pp., last blank, introduced by R. F. Brissenden, list of illustrations, acknowledgements, two appendices, discography, shows, books, and glossary. Black and white photographic frontispiece. Illustrated by black and white photographs taken throughout time period stated, sketches and programme… Read more
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Gracie; A Love Story

by Burns, George

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Published
1989
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340505427
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 320 pages, illustrated with 48 pages of black-and-white photography. Photographic illustrated dust jacket. This book brings to life the charming woman who was smart enough to become the dumbest woman in show business history. Offstage she was a… Read more
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The universal Ustinov

by Warwick, Christopher

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780330323406
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Pan, London, 1992. First Edition. softcover. Very Good Condition. Slight fading of the left-hand edge of the front cover, no other damage to describe. Clean, and free of annotation. Illustrated with a central section of black-and-white plates. Includes a chronology of theatre appearances, film appearances, books are written by Peter, television and radio appearances, operas… Read more
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King; the life and comedy of Graham Kennedy

by Blundell, Graeme

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Published
2003
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780732911652
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Macmillan, Sydney, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. VIII, 485 pages, 24 pages of black-and-white photography, illustrated end pages, chapter notes, bibliography, index. Illustrated dust jacket. The author elegantly traces the career of the star from working-class Melbourne, who tilted Australia's television to an alarming, unforgettable angle with his… Read more
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Diaghilev's Ballets Russes

by Garafola, Lynn

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195057010
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Oxford University Press, New York, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs. Slight ruffling of the bottom edge of the rear panel of the dustjacket, no other damage worth commenting on. Dustjacket price clipped. The company existed for only 20 years, from 1909 through to 1929, but in that brief period transform Ballet… Read more
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The Royal Hunt of the Sun A Play Concerning the Conquest of Peru

by Shaffer, Peter

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Published
1964
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. The dust jacket has a tear at the top right of the front panel, with no loss, and, a crease horizontally through the middle of both front and rear panels. price clipping. Melbourne University press rubberstamp on the inside of the front cover. There is… Read more
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You Can Get There from Here

by MacLaine, Shirley

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Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780552102650
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Corgi Books, London, 1976. reprint. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 22nd paperback copy, the rear panel has what looks to be Lotto Numbers written upside down in green. No other damage. Shirley MacLaine tells the intimate story of herself and the fascinating world in which she lives. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust Jacket… Read more
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The Royal Hunt of the Sun A Play Concerning the Conquest of Peru

by Shaffer, Peter

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Published
1986
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Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780140481631
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Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1986. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. the book is secondhand, and has a rubber stamp on the inside of the front cover stating "sample copy". There is no other damage to describe.." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 96 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category:… Read more
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Einstein

by Elisha, Ron

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Published
1986
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780140482102
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Penguin Books Australia Ltd, Ringwood, Victoria, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 79 pages. A very clean secondhand copy, with no damage to report. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Theatre & Plays; Performing Arts; Play / Playscript; ISBN:… Read more
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Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

by STOPPARD, Tom

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780571081820
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Faber & Faber, London, 1990. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Acclaimed as a modern dramatic masterpiece, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead is the fabulously inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the worm's-eye view of the bewildered Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two minor characters in Shakespeare's play. In Tom Stoppard's best-known work, this Shakespearean Laurel and… Read more
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