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OURSELVES AND OTHERS - A Christmas Program and Playlet - Complete

by Putnam, Lula M.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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Chicago: Meyer and Brother - A Paramount Line Publication, 1922. 16 pp. Staple-bound in card covers, decorated in green and red. Edge and corner wear with a bend down the centre; no interior markings. A Christmas play in two scenes, the first dealing with the birth of Jesus and the second introducing the real spirit of Christmas,… Read more
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THE MENTOR - WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE - September 1 1914 - Serial Number 66 - Volume 2, number 14

by Mabie, Hamilton W.

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Mentor Association - The Department of Literature, 1914. Staple-bound in card covers. Edge and corner wear; no interior markings. The text of this is 12 pages about Shakespeare's life and times, illustrated with black and white photographs. Included with the text are 6 sepia-toned gravure prints, each having the story of the subject on… Read more
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A CHRISTMAS CAROL

by Dickens, Charles (adapted by Romulus Linney)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1996. 76 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a slightly faded but uncreased spine; no interior markings. The frontis features a black and white photograph from the Milwaukee Repertory Theater production. This contains: A Christmas Carol - the play version; and Simpler Alternate Version of: A Christmas… Read more
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SIR BARRY JACKSON'S COMPANY OF BRITISH PLAYERS FROM LONDON ENGLAND TO THE DOMINION OF CANADA 1931 - 1932

by Jackson, Sir Barry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
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London: Sir Barry Jackson's Company, 1931. 48 pp. Yarn bound in pictorial card covers; illustrated with sepia photographs and advertisements. Edge and corner wear; no interior markings. This contains the names of all the actors with short biographies, a list of the cities visited, an article by Sir Barry Jackson: Why We Come to Canada; and another… Read more
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HASSAN

by Flecker, James Elroy

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1948. 123 pp. Penguin Book 675. Edge and corner wear with a slightly darkened but uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. Sub-titled: The Story of Hassan of Bagdad and How He Came to Make the Golden Journey to Samarkand - A Play in Five Acts.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.… Read more
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THE IVORY DOOR - A Legend in a Prologue and Three Acts

by Milne, A. A.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Chatto and Windus, 1929. (viii) 85 pp. Brown cloth with a pasted-on title on the spine. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no dustjacket. Before he created Winnie the Pooh, Milne was a famous playwright. This one has been stamped inside: Property of Ottawa Drama League, Inc. It includes a program from the Ottawa, Ontario… Read more
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LES CANADIENS

by Salutin, Rick (preface by Ken Dryden)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780889221222
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Vancouver, British Columbia: Talonbooks, 1988. 186 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Cover art by Bill Featherston. The Contents are: Preface by Ken Dryden; Introduction: A Play About the Montreal Canadiens; The Play; and Appendix.. Second Printing. Soft… Read more
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THE DOCTOR AND THE DEVILS

by Thomas, Dylan

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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London: Aldine Paperbacks - J. M. Dent and Sons, 1968. 138 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This is based on the careers of the murderers Burke and Hare who went to trial in Edinburgh over a century ago.... First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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UNDER MILK WOOD - A Play for Voices

by Thomas, Dylan (preface by Daniel Jones)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Ninth Printing
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London: J. M. Dent and Sons, 1957. (ix) 101 pp. Brown cloth lettered in gilt on the spine. Some edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; price intact; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: Preface by Daniel Jones; Under Milk Wood; Notes on Pronunciation; Full Cast of the First Broadcast; and Settings of the Songs… Read more
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THE WONDERFUL ICE CREAM SUIT - and other Plays for Today, Tomorrow and Beyond Tomorrow

by Bradbury, Ray

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780246105677
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New York: Bantam Books, 1972. (xiv) 161 pp. Bantam Book Q2467. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. This collection contains: Introduction; The Veldt; To the Chicago Abyss; and The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit.. Fourth Printing. Paperback. Very Good.
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PILLAR OF FIRE - and other Plays for Today, Tomorrow and Beyond Tomorrow

by Bradbury, Ray

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Bantam Books, 1975. (xiv) 113 pp. Bantam Book N2173. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; store stamped; some darkening around the edges of the text block. This collection contains: Introduction; Pillar of Fire; Kaleidoscope; and The Foghorn.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Paperback Original.
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GOING POSTAL

by Pratchett, Terry (adapted for the stage by Stephen Briggs)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780413774477
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$9.95

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London: Methuen Drama, 2005. (ix) 111 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Paul Kidby. This contains: An Introduction by Stephen Briggs: All the Discworld's a Stage; followed by the stage play.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by… Read more
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FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

by Stein, Joseph (based on stories by Sholom Aleichem)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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New York: Pocket Books, 1965. 168 pp. Pocket Book 75115. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a crease on the spine; previous owner's name inside. This was filmed in 1971, directed by Norman Jewison and starring Topol, Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Rosalind Harris and many others. But prior to that, in 1964, it opened… Read more
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SCHOOL PLAYS FOR ALL OCCASIONS

by Barnum, Madalene D.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1922
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Barse and Company, 1922. 186 pp. Red cloth with a small gilt pictorial and gilt on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine. Chipping on the corners of the dustjacket with a tear and associated creasing on the lower left of the front panel; some darkening on the spine; previous owner's name in pencil… Read more
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THE O'KEEFE CENTRE - Thirty Years of Theatre History

by Walker, Hugh (introduction by Herbert Whittaker)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550132915
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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1991. (ix) (ix) 310 pp. Personalized inscription by Hugh Walker, along with a personal dropped-in letter from Walker to Mary Rooney, the wife of Jim Rooney, the front doorman and a retired employee of the O'Keefe Brewing Company, on the demise of Mr. Rooney. Also dropped-in is a brief newspaper article from 1996, also… Read more
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MEDIEVAL AND TUDOR DRAMA

by Gassner, John (editor)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780936839844
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New York: Applause Books, 1987. (xviii) 457 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Preface by John Gassner. The Classical Heritage: Hrotsvitha: Dulcitius; Hrotsvitha: Paphnutius. Pagan Remains: A Christmas Mumming: The Play of Saint (Prince) George. The Christian Ritual… Read more
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WHAT SHAKESPEARE IS NOT

by O'Hagan, Thomas

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: The Hunter Rose Company, 1936. (ix) 115 pp. Purple cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine. Still in the original glassine wrapper which has very light wear. The book itself has light rubbing at the corners; other than some faint discolouration on the endpapers caused by the glassine, no interior markings. The… Read more
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NO EXIT - and Three Other Plays

by Sartre, Jean-Paul

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780394700168
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New York: Vintage Books, 1955. 281 pp. Vintage V-16. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. This collection of plays contains: No Exit - Huis Clos - a play in one act; The Flies - Les Mouches - a play in three acts; Dirty Hands - Les Mains sales - a… Read more
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AT MY HEART'S CORE - and - OVERLAID

by Davies, Robertson

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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Toronto: Clarke Irwin, 1966. 124 pp. Both titles in a single volume. Clarke Irwin Book CIE-6. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This is actually an un-read copy, acquired from the publisher when they decided to sell off all the saved copies of their back-list; mostly, there were only… Read more
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ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD

by Stoppard, Tom

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780802132758
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$9.95

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New York: Grove Press, 2011. 126 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Tom Stoppard was catapulted into the front ranks of modern playwrights overnight when his play opened in London in 1967. Its subsequent run in New York brought it the same enthusiastic acclaim, and… Read more
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