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Theatre Arts Monthly

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Good+
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$24.00

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New York Here are five issues of "Theatre Arts Monthly", all are in nice condition except Jan 1929 issue has a detached (but present) cover. A couple of pencil notations found. Detailed coverage of the theater in the 20s and 30s. Articles by/about Eddie Cantor, George Bernard Shaw, Charlie Chaplin, Noel Coward, Somerset Maugham, Orson Welles, many others. Included are:… Read more
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Theatre Arts Magazines (5)

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Very Good
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$18.00

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New York Here are five issues of "Theatre Arts", nice sound condition, age yellowing, a bit of wear to the long edge. many articles and photos of such luminaries as Gene Kelly, Spencer Tracy, Martha Graham, Walter Huston, others. Detailed articles on the great plays of the day. Issues included are: Jun 1940, May 1944, Jun 1944, Oct 1945, and… Read more
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Paging Mr. Shakespeare

by Walter Hart Blumenthal

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Published
1961
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Very Good+
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$40.00

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New York: University Publishers, 1961. Minimal wear, light soiling to bottom fore-edge, unmarked; gray and red cloth binding. Jacket shows edgewear, rubbing, not price clipped. "A Critical Challenge" as to whether William truly was the author of the many plays attributed to him.. Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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Yale University Theatre - Programs

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Very Good
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$30.00

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New Haven This is an assortment of programs from various productions of the Yale Univ Theatre, the Yale School of Drama, and the Yale Dramatic Assoc. Twelve programs: The Myrmidons, Faust Part One (signed on page 4 by several of the performers), A Ball for the Imaginative/The Snows of Kilimanjaro, Tartuffe, The Downstairs Dragon, The Scarecrow (related news clippings are… Read more
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The Tender Trap

by Max Shulman & Robert Paul Smith

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Trench Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Fireside Theater Book Club
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$12.00

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New York: Random House, 1955. Minor wear at corners, clean and unmarked. Fireside Theatre edition of the popular play that premiered Oct 13, 1954 at the Longacre Theatre, NYC. Robert Preston and Kim Hunter starred. Illus with several B&W photos from the stage production. Included is the original Fireside Theatre brochure.. Fireside Theater Book Club. Green Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket.… Read more
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$12.00
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Long Day's Journey Into Night

by Eugene O'Neill

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Trench Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$45.00

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New Haven, CT: Yale Univ Press, 1956. Light wear to corners, clean and unmarked. A play written by O'Neill in 1940. 176 pgs.. Fifth Printing. Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket.
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From Morn To Midnight

by Gerog Kaiser

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Trench Books
Published
1923
Condition
Fair
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$12.00

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New York: Brentanos, 1923. Light wear/soiling to covers, chip at edge of spine, cello tape repair at title page hinge. A once popular play, illus with B&W photos from the Theatre Guild Production. Nice working copy.. Blue Cloth. Fair/No Jacket.
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Famous Plays 1932-1935 (Five Volumes)

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Very Good
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$27.00

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London: Victor Gollancz Five volumes, including: !932-33; 1933-34; 1934; 1934-35; & 1935. All are in nice shape, light rubbing to covers, prev. owner's unique book plate in each, otherwise clean and unmarked. Extra postage outside the US.. Black Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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El Patio De Los Naranjos

by Guillermo Hernandez Mir

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Published
1935
Condition
Good+
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$16.00

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Boston: Ginn & Co., 1935. Covers moderately worn/soiled; numerous pencil notations throughout. Prize winning novel/play, entirely in Spanish. Edited by Margaret Holz and Teresa De Escoriaza. Appears to be a school edition; vocabulary at the back, test type questions in with text. Many illus, some in color. Sound copy.. Illustrated Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. Illus. by Maximo Ramos.
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How Many Miles to Galena?

by Richard Bissell

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Trench Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$16.00

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Boston: LIttle Brown, 1968. "Baked, Hashed Brown or French Fried?". Minimal shelfwear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows wear to edges, not price clipped. The story of vthe Bissell family's roundabout travels across America, from CT. to Alaska. The author was a playwright who penned numerous well known Broadway productions. This is a review copy, publishers review slip included.. First Edition.… Read more
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Summer and Smoke

by Tennesse Williams

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Trench Books
Published
1948
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$895.00

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New York: New Directions, 1948. Minimal wear to corners, previous owner's unique bookplate inside front cover. Jacket is somewhat worn, lightly soiled, fading to spine; original price ($2.75) at bottom of front flap. Though this is not a book club edition, an original Fireside Theatre Bookclub brochure is included. This play originally opened in Texas; then in NY at the… Read more
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A Streetcar Named Desire

by Tennesse Williams

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Trench Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$1,395.00

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New York: New Directions, 1947. Light shelfwear to corners; sound and unmarked; original owner's unique bookplate inside front cover. Jacket shows wear/tear at corners and edges, spine somewhat darkened, light soiling, original price ($2.75) at bottom of front flap. Inscribed by Williams on the front flyleaf. This, the best known of Tennessee's plays, opened at the Barrymore Theatre in NY… Read more
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Damn Yankees

by Tennesse Williams

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Trench Books
Published
1956
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$850.00

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New York: Random House, 1956. Small area of very slight wear at base of spine, otherwise a nice clean copy. Jacket shows minimal wear to edges, slight yellowing to spine, minor soiling; states "Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition" at bottom of front flap. Numerous signatures on the front flap: Harold Prince (co-producer); Robert E. Griffith (co-producer); George Abbott (co-author); and… Read more
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$850.00
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The Moon is Down (Play)

by John Steinbeck

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Published
1943
Condition
Very Good+
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$975.00

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New York: Viking, 1943. Veryu minimal wear to edges, light soiling to page edges; a previous owner's name/address inside front cover, plus, most recent owner's bookplate. Jacket shows edgewear, soiling; original price ($2.00) at top of front flap. Signed by Mr. Steinbeck on the front flyleaf. Prior owner was well known to me; provenance available to those with serious interest..… Read more
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Ziegfeld the Great Glorifier

by Eddie Cantor & David Freedman

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Trench Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$75.00

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New York: Alfred H. King, 1934. Minimal wear to covers, bookplate inside front cover, soiling to top edge; otherwise a nice copy. Price clipped jacket is complete, closed tear at top of spine, cello tape repairs, light soiling, spine faded. 200+ pages, including many provocative B&W photos of the Ziegfeld girls. A few familiar names, most are forgotten.. Second Printing.… Read more
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$75.00
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Juliet in Mantua

by Robert Nathan

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Trench Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1966. Clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light soiling, not price clipped. A play, "Being the account of the sojurn in Mantua of Romeo and Juliet, and their return to Verona". Exceptional condition.. First Edition. Brown Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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The Man from Home

by Booth Tarkington and Harry Leon Wilson

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Trench Books
Published
1908
Condition
Good+
Edition
PHOTOPLAY
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$7.00

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New York: Harper & Bros., 1908. Wear and soiling to edges, front hinge splitting, unmarked. "With illustrations (photos) from scenes in the play".. PHOTOPLAY. Illustrated Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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Chicago

by Maurine Watkins

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Trench Books
Published
1927
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$110.00

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1927. Wear and darkening to edges, front exterior hinge paper split, prev. owner's unique bookplate inside front cover. "The Theatre of Today" series (edit. by George Jean Nathan). Three act play about a Chicago murder trial (how odd).. First Edition. Decorative Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.
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$110.00
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Plays Second Series

by John Galsworthy

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good
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$8.00

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New York: Scribner, 1913. Light shelfwear, bookplate inside front cover, otherwise clean and unmarked. Contains "The Eldest Son", "The Little Dream", and "Justice".. Blue Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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$8.00
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Madame Sarah

by Cornelia Otis Skinner

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Trench Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing
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$6.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light wear, rubbing. Biography of Sarah Bernhardt. Numerous B&W photos.. First Printing. Brown Cloth. Very Good+/Good+.
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$6.00