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JOHN GIELGUD: Camera Studies by Gordon Anthony with an introduction by Michel Saint-Denis.

By: (Anthony, Gordon). Saint-Denis, Michel.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Geoffrey Bles, (1938).: (1938).

Seller ID: 35815


- Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], black cloth titled in silver. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with some tiny white stains to the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. Unnumbered pages, including 24 black-and-white plates from photographs by Gordon Anthony, interleaved with caption pages. Good. First trade edition. First Edition. View more info

ACTORS AND ACTRESSES OF GREAT BRITAIN AND THE UNITED STATES / From the Days of David Garrick to the Present Time. Edited by Brander Matthews and Laurence Hutton. Volume 4: Macready and Forrest; and Their Contemporaries. (Volume 4 only)

By: (Archer, William; Hutton, Laurence; Winter, William; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Cassell & Company, Limited, (1886).: (1886).

Seller ID: 11070


New York: Cassell & Company, Limited, (1886).. (1886).. Good. - Octavo, red cloth profusely decorated in gilt & black. The top edge is gilt. The covers are bumped & the spine is faded with the head & tail chipped. Half-title, title, [1] leaf & 319 pages. The front edge of the front endpaper is chipped. There are extensive pencil notes on the last page of the text & the blank verso with minor pencil underlining & markings in the margins throughout. Good. View more info

IL TEATRO E IL SAPERE DELL'OCCHIO: Scritti 1981-1984. / Mutus Liber

By: (Arnaboldi, Tiziana; di Leonardo, Salvatore; Galeone, Rosario; et al)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: (Torino: I Llibri di Marginalia, 1985).: 1985).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 12733


(Torino: I Llibri di Marginalia, 1985).. 1985).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The binding is very slightly soiled. 108 pages. There is light foxing to the front endpaper. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good. Inscribed to Dick Higgins of Something Else Press by the members of Mutus Liber [Tiziana Arnaboldi, Salvatore di Leonardo and Rosario Galeone] and signed "Mutus Liber 8/3/86".The group states that the wri... View more info

ANTONIN ARTAUD: POET WITHOUT WORDS. Introduction by Janet Flanner

By: (Artaud, Antonin). Greene, Naomi

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 14358


New York: Simon and Schuster, (1970).. (1970).. Good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The top & bottom edges of the covers & the head of the spine are slightly faded. The dust jacket is rubbed with soiling to the rear wrap. The head & tail of the spine & the top of the rear fold are chipped & there is a small tear with a tiny piece out near the top edge of the rear wrap. 256 pages. There are small stains to the fore-edge & to the front margins of several pages. Good.... View more info

THE DRAMATIC CONCEPTS OF ANTONIN ARTAUD

By: (Artaud, Antonin). Sellin, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 15655


Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. There is some light spotting to the covers. The dust jacket is slightly soiled with a short tear to the top edge of the rear panel. xiii, [i] & 190 pages. 2 black-and- white illustrations. Very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

KIRSTIN: A Play in Four Acts

By: (Baker, Hettie Gray). Kleene, Alice Cole

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston: Sherman, French & Company, 1913.: 1913.

Seller ID: 16032


Boston: Sherman, French & Company, 1913.. 1913.. Very good. - Octavo, dark blue cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The binding is bumped & rubbed with a small stain to the front cover & light staining to the rear cover. The head & tail of the spine are chipped & slightly frayed & the titling on the spine is almost completely faded. ix & 93 pages. There are tape stains on the front endpaper & a short tear to its front edge, else the contents are very good. View more info

ODIN TEATRET: Experiences

By: (Barba, Eugenio; Fumaroli, Marc; et al)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: [Holstebro?, Denmark]: (Odin Teatrets Forlag, 1973).: 1973).

Seller ID: 9852


[Holstebro?, Denmark]: (Odin Teatrets Forlag, 1973).. 1973).. Very good. - Octavo, printed white wraps. The wraps are lightly soiled with a crease to the top edge of the front wrap. 185 & [2] pages. Black-and-white photographic illustrations. There is foxing to the fore-edge & title. Very good. The text is in French. View more info

PLAYS PRODUCED UNDER THE STAGE DIRECTION OF DAVID BELASCO. Illustrated with Twelve Crayon Sketches by William F. Kurze

By: (Belasco, David)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, 1925.: 1925.

Seller ID: 3342


New York, 1925.. 1925.. Good. - Octavo, light green paper covered boards with a green & red vignette on the front cover.The covers are bumped with wear to the head and tail of the spine and with a short split along the top of the joints. 47 pages printed in green, illustrated with green vignette portraits by William F. Kurze. Though the covers are good only, the contents are clean and bright. First edition of this extensive list of productions directed by David Belas... View more info

THE FIRST NIGHT IN DAVID BELASCO'S STUYVESANT THEATRE / MCMVII. (Program)

By: (Belasco, David)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Stuyvesant Theatre, 1907).: 1907).

Seller ID: 11199


(Stuyvesant Theatre, 1907).. 1907).. Very good. - Octavo, brown paper covered boards titled in black with decorations in black & with a brown & white illustration mounted on the front board. The covers are bumped & rubbed with the paper chipped at the corners & along the front edges. The spine is perished with the remnants of the backstrip nearly detached. Title & [25] pages. Illustrated in brown & white with 2 portrait plates & textual illustrations. The booklet is part... View more info

THE STORY OF DU BARRY

By: (Belasco, David; Carter, Caroline Louise). Ford, James L

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY: Frederick A. Stokes Company, Publishers, (1902).: (1902).

Seller ID: 1899


NY: Frederick A. Stokes Company, Publishers, (1902).. (1902).. Very good. - Square octavo, purple cloth titled in gilt on spine & in gilt within decorative gilt frame with coat of arms & fleurs de lys stamped in gilt on front cover. The spine is faded & soiled; the covers are bumped & lightly rubbed with a small stain to the front cover. 14, ix & 288 pp. plus colophon. Illustrated with 6 photogravures, including a portrait frontispiece, & profuse B&W plates & textual ill... View more info

ORIGINAL PHOTO POSTCARD OF ACTRESS SARAH BERNHARDT AS "CAMILLE"

By: (Bernhardt, Sarah; 1844-1923. Great French actress)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (New York: The Rotograph Co.), circa [1900].: [1900].

Seller ID: 27675


(New York: The Rotograph Co.), circa [1900].. [1900].. Very good. - sc Original black-and-white photo postcard, 5-1/2 inches high by 3-3/8 inches wide, depicting Sarah Bernhardt in the role of Camille. The edges of the photo are a bit faded & there is some light soiling to the caption area below the image. Very good. A full-length portrait of the actress wearing an embroidered gown with a swirling hem and resting her upturned head on her hand in an attitude of distre... View more info

THEATRE QUARTERLY. Vol. IV, No. 13. February-April 1974

By: (Brecht, Bertolt; Nichols, Mike; Genet, Jean; et al). Mayer, David; Gilman, Richard; Donohue, Walter; Swift, Clive

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (London): TQ Publications Ltd, 1974.: 1974.

Seller ID: 14937


(London): TQ Publications Ltd, 1974.. 1974.. Very good. - Small quarto [9-1/2 inches high by 7 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial white wraps. The wraps are bumped & lightly rubbed & soiled with some light creases to the front wrap. 96 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The top page corners are lightly creased. Ex-library with a library stamp at the top of the front wrap. Very good. Among the contents of this issue are "The Sexuality of Pantomime", ... View more info

EDUCATIONAL THEATRE JOURNAL (Volume 27, Number 1, March 1975). Editor: Anthony Graham-White

By: (Brokaw, John; Cohn, Ruby; Knauf, David; Stoddard, Richard; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC: American Theatre Association, 1975.: 1975.

Seller ID: 16481


Washington, DC: American Theatre Association, 1975.. 1975.. Good. - Large octavo [approximately 10 inches high by 6-34 inches wide] softcover bound in pictorial black, gray & white wraps. The spine & extremities are slightly darkened with the tail of the spine lightly chipped. There is some soiling & minor foxing to the wraps with a small pink stain to the bottom corner of the rear wrap & with creasing to the bottom edge of the front wrap. 144 pages plus ads. Black-and-... View more info

THEATER HEUTE: Die deutsche Theaterzeitschrift. 13. Jahrgang Nr. 10 Oktober 1972. Herausgegeben von Erhard Friedrich und Henning Rischbieter

By: (Brook, Peter; Grotowski, Jerzy; Wilson, Robert; et al). Brandt, Willy; Hey, Richard; et al

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Hannover: Friedrich Verlag), 1972.: 1972.

Seller ID: 16824


(Hannover: Friedrich Verlag), 1972.. 1972.. Good. - Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The wraps are rubbed & bumped with some light foxing to the spine & extremities. 68 pages. Black-and white illustrations. The page corners are bumped & the page edges are slightly darkened with occasional light foxing. Good. Among the contents of this issue are the script of Richard Hey's "Kandid"; "Theat... View more info

Image for MORRIS ROSE PRESENTS CHARLES CHERRY AND JUNE WALKER IN SCANDAL / A Play in Three Acts by Cosmo Hamilton. Week Beginning Monday Evening September 20, 1920. The Majestic / The Brooklyn Majestic Theatre Co. (Program).

MORRIS ROSE PRESENTS CHARLES CHERRY AND JUNE WALKER IN SCANDAL / A Play in Three Acts by Cosmo Hamilton. Week Beginning Monday Evening September 20, 1920. The Majestic / The Brooklyn Majestic Theatre Co. (Program).

By: (Brooklyn Majestic Theatre Co.).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY: The Brooklyn Majestic Theatre Co., 1920.: 1920.

Seller ID: 36662


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers with a pictorial ad for Murad Turkish cigarettes on the rear wrap. The wraps are lightly soiled with a stain to each wrap. 32 pages, including wraps. Illustrated with seating plans & numerous pictorial ads. There are small stains to several pages. Good. The date "September 25th 1920" is written on the first page, probably by a theatre-goer. Among the items advertised are player pianos, ladies' face powder, the Da... View more info

A CATALOGUE OF THE ALLEN A. BROWN COLLECTION OF BOOKS RELATING TO THE STAGE IN THE PUBLIC LIBRARY OF THE CITY OF BOSTON

By: (Brown, Allen A.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY: Kraus Reprint Co., 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 6549


NY: Kraus Reprint Co., 1970.. 1970.. Fine. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt. 251 pp. Near fine. Reprint of the original edition published by the Trustees of the Boston Public Library in 1919. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GEORGE ROBEY, TO NOVELIST HALL CAINE, ABOUT A MANUSCRIPT CONTRIBUTION FOR A CHARITY AUCTION.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GEORGE ROBEY, TO NOVELIST HALL CAINE, ABOUT A MANUSCRIPT CONTRIBUTION FOR A CHARITY AUCTION.

By: (Caine, Hall). Robey, George. (1869-1954). Celebrated English music hall performer.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London: June 7th 1917.: 1917.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33890


- Single-spaced typed letter written from the Hippodrome, London and filling one side of the event letterhead,10-1/4 inches high by 8 inches wide, for "George Robey's Concert in aid of The Metropolitan and City Police Orphanage at the Palladium". Signed "Yours sincerely / George Robey". The edges of the letterhead are chipped & slightly darkened. There are some crosses in the left margin emphasizing one paragraph of the letter, made by either Robey or the... View more info

SHORT PIECES FROM THE NEW DRAMATISTS

By: (Carter, Steve; Kramer, Sherry; Linney, Romulus; Overmyer, Eric; Wellman, Mac; Wilson, August; et al)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Broadway Play Publishing, Inc., (1985).: (1985).

Seller ID: 25753


New York: Broadway Play Publishing, Inc., (1985).. (1985).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed red & white wraps. The head & tail of the spine are slightly chipped & there is a crease across the top inner corner of the book. xiii, [i] & 92 pages plus ads. The top inner corners of the leaves are lightly creased. Good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for PROGRAMME OFFICIEL DU THEATRE VAUDOIS: JEAN-LOUIS AUX FRONTIERES. Piece Villageoise en 3 actes et 4 tableaux de M. Marius Chamot.

PROGRAMME OFFICIEL DU THEATRE VAUDOIS: JEAN-LOUIS AUX FRONTIERES. Piece Villageoise en 3 actes et 4 tableaux de M. Marius Chamot.

By: (Chamot, Marius).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lausanne,Switzerland: Theatre Vaudois, [1920].: [1920].

Seller ID: 36663


- Tall octavo [9-1/2 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide], bound in pictorial cream-colored self-wrappers. [8] pages. Illustrated with black-and-white photographic portraits and pictorial ads. The top inner corners of the pages are creased & there is staining to their bottom edges. The program has been folded once. Good. The Theatre Vaudois was founded in 1915 by comedian and playwright Marius Chamot [1880-1937] who had already had considerable success with his comedies at ... View more info

COUPLES: Ten Dialogues rendered from the German by Lily Wolfe and E. W. Titus. Including a translation of the opinion of the State Court at Berlin in vindication of the fitness of the play for performance in public. [Translation of "Reigen"]

By: (Chentoff, Polia). Schnitzler, Arthur

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Paris: Edward W. Titus, 1927: 1927

Seller ID: 17088


Paris: Edward W. Titus, 1927. 1927. Good. - Small quarto [8-3/8 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], cream boards titled on the front board with a vignette line drawing in gray. The boards are bumped & soiled and darkened & chipped around the edges with a stain to the front board. The back strip is perished. Title, [3] leaves, v & 111 pages with a "misprints" slip bound in. Illustrated with 10 heliogravure engravings by Polia Chentoff. The page edges are darkened &... View more info