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Shakespeare's Songbook

Shakespeare's Songbook

by Ross W Duffin

Shakespeare a To Z

Shakespeare a To Z

by Charles Boyce

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The Truth Will Out

by Brenda Rubinstein, William James

Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Shakespeare On the Stage

by William Winter

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The Oxford Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare; Editor-Stanley Wells; Editor-Gary Taylor; Editor-John Jowett; Editor-William Montgomery

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The Complete Works 2nd Edition

by The Oxford Shakespeare

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The Oxford Shakespeare

by William; Wells, Stanley; Taylor, Gary Shakespeare

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Shakespeare

Shakespeare

by Saintsbury, George

Antony and Cleopatra. A Tragedy

Antony and Cleopatra. A Tragedy

by SHAKESPEARE, William

London: J. Tonson, 1734. hardcover. near fine. Engraved frontispiece. 95, [1] pages, Slim 12mo, attractively rebound in marbled boards; tan polished calf spine with black leather label. London: Printed for J. Tonson, and the rest of the proprietors ; and sold by the Booksellers of London and Westminster, 1734. A near fine copy with early ownership name on title and inked notations on blank preliminary page.
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$1,750.00
The Janus of Poets: An Essay on the Dramatic Value of Shakespere's Poetry Both Good & Bad. (Harness Prize Essay for 1934)

The Janus of Poets: An Essay on the Dramatic Value of Shakespere's Poetry Both Good & Bad. (Harness Prize Essay for 1934)

by David, Richard

Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1935. 1st ed.. hardcover. very good copy.
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$24.00
Shakespeare and Decorum

Shakespeare and Decorum

by T. McAlindon

Macmillan, 1973. Hardcover. Good. CR 1973. Good Hardcover in a Good Dustjacket. Edge wear, corners bumped, small stain at bottom of page block, pages yellowed. DJ with edge and corner wear, chips, rubbing, toning. 209 pages.
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$12.50
A Midsummer Night's Dream. Shakespeare in Production.

A Midsummer Night's Dream. Shakespeare in Production.

by Griffiths, Trevor R.; William Shakespeare

Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1996. Book. New condition. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo (8vo). xvi, 234 pages of text. Hardcover binding in new condition. No dustjacket, as issued. Illustrated by 13 black & white photographs. First edition. Previous owner's name neatly on the inside of the rear cover. From the collection of Louis Marder, Shakespeare historian and collector of books by, on or referring to William Shakespeare..
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$80.00
Shakespeare: With an Appreciation by Helen Waddell

Shakespeare: With an Appreciation by Helen Waddell

by George Saintsbury

2012-04-19. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$130.42
The Tragedy of Richard the Third, with the Landing of Earl Richmond and  the Battle of Bosworth Field.

The Tragedy of Richard the Third, with the Landing of Earl Richmond and the Battle of Bosworth Field.

by Shakespeare, William

New Haven: Yale University Press. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1957. First Edition Thus. Third Printing. Hard Cover. Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Includes several Appendices: Sources of the Play; The History of the Play; The Text of the Present Edition; Suggestions for Collateral Reading; and Index of Words Glossed . Spine faded (as usual), otherwise fine; unmarked, unread, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . The Yale Shakespeare Series. 16mo... Read more
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$12.00
King Henry Fifth

King Henry Fifth

by Shakespeare William, Smith Evelyn editor

London, England: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket. N.D.. Hardcover. Grey hard boards with light overall soiling on them. Illustrated with a picture of Shakespeare and elaborate designs on the covers. The spine ends and bottom corner have some bumping. A frontispiece of the Stratford Bust. A clean interior with a solid binding. Undated, looks like late forties. ; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 192 pages .
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CA$25.95
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

by Shakespeare, William; W. J. Craig (Ed)

London: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1943. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good. 1943. Reprint. Hardcover, 8vo. in full black leather boards, with gilt titles and decoration, all edges gilt. 1164pp. Very good. Wear to spine ends and corners, endpapers and title pages heavily toned. Internally unmarked.
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$40.00
THE LIFE OF TIMON OF ATHENS

THE LIFE OF TIMON OF ATHENS

by Shakespeare, William

New Haven: Yale University Press. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1919. First Edition Thus. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Includes several Appendices: Sources of the Play; The History of the Play; The Authorship of the Play; The Text of the Present Edition; Suggestions for Collateral Reading; and Index of Words Glossed . Spine faded (as usual), otherwise fine; unmarked, unread, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . The... Read more
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$12.00
Memoirs

Memoirs

by Williams, Tennessee

Garden City, New York: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1983. Later printing. Octavo, 264 pages, paperback. Very Good. Pages lightly age-toned, with some foxing along edges and a bit of scuffing on the back cover.
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$8.00
Four Lectures on Shakespeare

Four Lectures on Shakespeare

by Terry, Ellen

London (1932): Martin Hopkinson Ltd. First Edition. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo, 201 pages; original marbled cloth, with brown leather label on spine. Frontis portrait of the author, who was one of the great Shakespearean actresses of the Victorian period. Neat owner inscription on FEP.
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$450.00
Shakespeare's Country

Shakespeare's Country

by Windle, Bertram C. A

London: Methuen & Co, 1899. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Edmund H. New. 12mo, 219 pages; original red cloth, with gilt eagle and shield on front panel; map end papers. A very good copy, with no markings of any kind.
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$125.00
The History Plays. An Illustrated Edition

The History Plays. An Illustrated Edition

by Shakespeare, William

London: Leopard. 1989. Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. Text based on Peter Alexander's edition of the complete works of William Shakespear, Collins 1951. 448 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. Contains King John, Richard ll, Henry lV Part 1, Henry lV Part 2, Henry V, Henry Vl Part 1, 2, 3, Richard lll, Henry Vlll . 1st thus. Hardback.
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AU$25.00
Tempests after Shakespeare.

Tempests after Shakespeare.

by Zabus, Chantal

(NY) Palgrave (2002)., 2002. First printing. 8vo. x, 332 pp. Original photographic light blue wrappers. This is a tight, fine book.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. As New.
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$40.00
Shakespeare's Enactment: The Dynamics of Renaissance Theater

Shakespeare's Enactment: The Dynamics of Renaissance Theater

by Albert Cook

1976-01-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$81.59
Two Screenplays: La Terra Trema, Senso

Two Screenplays: La Terra Trema, Senso

by Visconti, Luchino

NY The Orion Press 1970. The screenplays for two of Visconti's great films. Although not credited with the screenplay in this book, both Tennessee Williams & Paul Bowles worked on it, and receive credit in the film & various others books. 40 stills. Small price label stain to pastedown, price clipped. Fine/fine. 1st Printing. Cloth with Dustjacket.
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$25.00
THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE. Two Volumes

THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKSPEARE. Two Volumes

by Steevens, George

Hartford, CT: Andrus and Judd, 1836. Full-Leather. Very Good. TWO VOLUMES. Illustrated; Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copy Left by the Late George Steevens, Esq. with a glossary, and notes, and a sketch of the life of Shakspeare. 466pp., 478, (11)pp. glossary. Bound in full contemporary crimson polished calf boards double ruled in gilt, and decoratively stamped in gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. A very handsome pair; very good.
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$250.00
A LIFE OF SHAKESPEARE. With an Anthology of Shakespeare's Poetry.

A LIFE OF SHAKESPEARE. With an Anthology of Shakespeare's Poetry.

by Pearson, Hesketh

New York: Walker & Company, 1961. Book. Very good+ condition. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo (8vo). 239 pages of text including an index. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. Unclipped dustjacket with a tiny tear and minor shelfwear, with moderate browning and spotting to the rear panel; protected in archival mylar. Minor soiling and spotting to the closed page edges. First American edition. Previous owner's name neatly on the inside of the rear cover. From the collection of Louis Marder,... Read more
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$15.00
Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure

by Shakespeare, William; Stone, Alix [illus.]

London: The Folio Society. G : in good condition without slipcase. 1964. First FS Edition. Green hardback cloth cover. 230mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). 92pp. .
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£12.60
As You Like it. A Facsimile of the First Folio Text

As You Like it. A Facsimile of the First Folio Text

by Shakespeare, William

Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929. Hard Cover with Dust Jacket. Near Fine/Very Good+. Folio. With an introduction by J. Dover Wilson, Litt.D. and a list of modern readings. Original gray boards, green cloth spine, in a very good+ dust jacket with location number on rear panel and small library location numbers on margin of 2 leaves. Two bookplates front pastedown.
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$200.00
SHAKESPEARE. THE BIOGRAPHY

SHAKESPEARE. THE BIOGRAPHY

by Ackroyd, Peter

NY: Talese/Doubleday, 2005. First US edition, first prnt. Signed by Ackroyd on the title page. Bookshop pagemarker laid-in. Author's Note. List of Illustrations. Bibliography. Index. Spine ends lightly pushed, owner name and date on front endpage; otherwise, an unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine dustjacket with an archival cover. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcovers. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$50.00
The Life of Henry the Fifth

The Life of Henry the Fifth

by Shakespeare, William

New Haven: Yale University Press. Very Good with No dust jacket as issued. 1955. Revised Edition. First Printing. Hard Cover. Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover. Includes several Appendices: Notes; Sources; History of the Play; and Index of Words Glossed.. Spine faded (as usual), otherwise fine; unmarked, unread, tight, square, and clean. VERY GOOD. . The Yale Shakespeare Series. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. 166 pp .
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$12.00
Mirrors of Courtesy.

Mirrors of Courtesy.

by Bornstein, Diane

Hamden, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Archon Books, 1975. Book. Very good condition. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo (8vo). 158 pages of text including a bibliography and an index. Hardcover binding with minor shelfwear. Unclipped dustjacket is slightly browned on the spine, with moderate soiling, and a few spots of foxing; protected in archival mylar. The closed page edges are lightly spotted/foxed. First edition. Previous owner's name neatly on the rear endpaper. From the collection of Louis Marder,... Read more
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$25.00
William Shakespeare, a Critical Study

William Shakespeare, a Critical Study

by Georg Brandes

2010-04-06. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$136.17