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1 Tiny Alice: A Play
Albee, Edward
New York Atheneum 1965 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Clean red boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding tight & square, pages clean. No names, writing or bookplates inside. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Play. WARD00841

Price: 10.00 USD
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Play It Again, Sam, Allen, Woody
2 Play It Again, Sam
Allen, Woody
New York Random House 1969 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with "First Printing" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded red boards with blind-stamped Random House logo on cover, clean unfaded black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean, with slight yellowing to pages as is common in this book. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates, one tiny pen mark to upper right corner of front free endpaper (tiny E). 95 pgs. Black & white frontis photo with Woody Allen and Jerry Lacy portraying Allan Felix and Bogart. Unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with a few brown spots (foxing) along flap fold edges and more faintly, to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 016570

Price: 200.00 USD
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Blues for Mister Charlies, Baldwin, James
3 Blues for Mister Charlies
Baldwin, James
New York Dial Press 1964 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with blue lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 121 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny corner chips at top and bottom of spine, slight edge wear, short closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Play. 013904

Price: 95.00 USD
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4 Helen Hayes - First Lady of the American Theatre
Barrow, Kenneth
Doubleday 1985 First Hardbound Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
216 pgs. Nr Fine in VG+ DJ - new mylar cover Very clean tight book. No names or marks. Clean dust jacket is unclipped, unchipped. 8 vo.. Biography. 001934

Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Hotel Universe: A Play
Barry, Philip
Samuel French, Inc. 1930 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear, hint of fading at board edges. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. 166 pgs. 8vo. Play. 008245

Price: 20.00 USD
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6 Karen Borneman; Lynggaard & Co. (Two Plays By Hjalmar Bergstrom)
Bergstrom, Hjalmar
New York Mitchell Kennerley 1913 First Hard Cover Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean maroon cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Slight fading to spine (lettering still legible). Light corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Very neatly penned previous owner inscription from 1916 (in Danish) on front free endpaper. Pages are clean. 255 pgs. 8vo. Play. 008118

Price: 20.00 USD
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7 The Curse of the Misbegotten: A Tale of the House of O'Neill
Bowen, Croswell with the Assistance of Shane O'Neill
New York McGraw Hill 1959 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded red boards with clean gray cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No bumping; very tiny spot of light wear to one spine corner. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 384 pgs. with index. Clean unfaded dustjacket has two very short closed tears, tiny shallow chip at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 016239

Price: 25.00 USD
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Scenery for the Theatre - The organization, processes, materials and techniques used to set the stage, Burris-Meyer, Harold and Edward C. Cole
8 Scenery for the Theatre - The organization, processes, materials and techniques used to set the stage
Burris-Meyer, Harold and Edward C. Cole
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1949 Later printing Fine Fair Jacket 
Later 1949 printing in original dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with purple lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (sophisticated custom made bookplate on verso of front free endpaper). Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings, color chart for scene painting with clean tissue guard. 473 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean and unclipped but missing 2" piece at base of spine, almost completely separated at rear spine fold, a few additional small chips, nicks and scrapes. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "Scenery for the Theatre" is the first technical work in English on the processes, methods and techniques of setting the stage which makes any pretensions to completeness. 024446

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Company of Players, Chapin, Victor
9 The Company of Players
Chapin, Victor
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1959 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with decoration (abstract faces) and black lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 340 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 008918

Price: 20.00 USD
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10 The Wonderful Winter
Chute, Marchette
New York E. P. Dutton 1973 Fourteenth Printing Hardcover Near Fine good Jacket Grace Golden, Illustrator Signed
Fourtheenth Printing, SIGNED by author, in dust jacket. Very clean gray-blue cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers illustrated with map of London. No previous owner markings. Signed on half-title page by author: "Best Wishes from the Author - Marchette Chute." 216 pp. Illustratd by Grace Golden. Dustjacket is clean and bright but has chipping along top edge of back panel (up to 1" in depth). Photo and brief biography of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a boy who runs away to London and experiences life around Shakespeare's theatre. 020324

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The Folies Bergere, Derval, Paul
11 The Folies Bergere
Derval, Paul
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1955 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Second printing of the first English edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Translated by Lucienne Hill, with a Preface by Maurice Chavalier. Clean blue cloth boards with light blue dancing girl on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Browning to endpapers from jacket flaps - no writing or bookplates. 32 pages of photo illustrations. 147 pages. Clean bright illustrated jacket has a few small chips at spine corners, is not price clipped (12s. 6d. net on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the most famous theaters in the world in Paris, France is revealed here by the man who was its director for many years. 027829

Price: 25.00 USD
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Escape, Galsworthy, John
12 Escape
Galsworthy, John
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1931 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean unfaded dark green paper covered boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with beautiful old tasteful bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 94 pgs. Clean unfaded red dustjacket is not price clipped (1.00 on front inner flap), has two very small edge chips, slight wear at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A play about an escaped convict. 8vo. Play. 015873

Price: 25.00 USD
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Damion's Daughter, Gilbert, Edwin
13 Damion's Daughter
Gilbert, Edwin
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1949 First Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean golden brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 308 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, faint water stain to rear corner, v-shaped 1" deep chip at base of rear panel, a few additional very small edge chips. Author's photo by Lotte Jacobi on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel of the human drama behind the facade of a New York Theatre. 018245

Price: 10.00 USD
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Janus, Green, Carolyn
14 Janus
Green, Carolyn
New York Random House 1956 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Printing on copyright page. Very clean beige boards with crisp clean paper photo image of actress Margaret Sullivan on cover with green border, green title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 179 pgs. with black & white glossy scenes from the play. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, very slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Clean, collectable quality book and dustjacket. 8vo. Play. 015629

Price: 45.00 USD
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The Strange Triangle of G.B.S., Hanley, Tullah Innes
15 The Strange Triangle of G.B.S.
Hanley, Tullah Innes
Boston Bruce Humphries, Inc. 1959 Second Edition (signed) Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Second Edition, inscribed and signed by author with two original color photos taped in next to inscription on front free endpaper. Turqoise cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very narrow vertical water stain to rear spine edge, hint of slightest surface wear to spine corners. No bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. 336 pgs. Author inscription on front free endpaper reads: "To my dear friend, glorious Gloria Barrie - affectionately - Tullah Hanley 1970 Oct. w.j.c. - For this labor of love of 6 years. I am the only woman recipient of an honorary Fellowship of the Arts & Sciences from Texas Univ. - T.I.H. (my next one will be the Love of Art + Art of Love." Two photos taped beside inscription, one of the author in a gown and turban, long gloves, holding her cat and her maid standing nearby; the other of the author lying on the floor with her legs extended overhead in an L-shape, wearing stiletto heels(!). Dustjacket is not price clipped, clean except for a few small faint water spots to spine, one tiny chip (smaller than a match head) at base of spine, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 016576

Price: 50.00 USD
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On Reflection: An Autobiography, Hayes, Helen
16 On Reflection: An Autobiography
Hayes, Helen
New York M. Evans and Company 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean charcoal gray boards with red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, binding is tight (very slight lean), pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 253 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, with very slight edge wear. Photo of Helen Hayes on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Biography. 012933

Price: 15.00 USD
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Tantivy Towers, Herbert, A. P.
17 Tantivy Towers
Herbert, A. P.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1931 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Alajalov, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with clean unfaded black cloth spne, gold lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to spine corners, no fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 96 pgs. Illustrated by Alajalov. Dustjacket is quite clean (very faint water mark at top rear panel edge, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), tiny chips at base of spine, a few tiny closed edge tears. Top corner of front inside flap is price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A comedic play of true love that steers a hilarious course between art in Bohemia and the fox-hunting set. 018463

Price: 25.00 USD
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18 Alien Corn
Howard, Sidney
New York/London Charles Scribner's Sons 1933 First Hard Cover Good Near Fine Jacket 
Brown cloth boards have some faint dampstaining front & rear, but boards are straight and true, no warping, and have been cleaned. Very clean bright unchipped title label on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing or mustiness. Front free endpaper has been removed (1/2" still present extending from spine). Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one very small closed edge tear (under 1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Scarce. 8vo. Play. 010467

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Wild Duck and Other Plays, Ibsen, Henrik
19 The Wild Duck and Other Plays
Ibsen, Henrik
New York Modern Library 1961 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Modern Library No. 307.1 in unclipped jacket. Toledano binding no 8. First printing of 1961 edition. Clean blue cloth boards with burgundy title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with red top stained upper page edges, clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Translated by Eva Le Gallienne. 499 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), no chips but has some surface rubbing, wear to one corner. 393 titles listed on verso of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022959

Price: 14.00 USD
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Three Plays of Henrik Ibsen: An Enemy of the People; The Wild Duck; Hedda Gabler, Ibsen, Henrik
20 Three Plays of Henrik Ibsen: An Enemy of the People; The Wild Duck; Hedda Gabler
Ibsen, Henrik
New York Heritage Press 1965 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Slipcase Jacket Fredrik Matheson, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated boards (pastel stripe) with clean brown cloth spine, darker brown title box with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 327 pgs. Illustrated by Fredrik Matheson. Original Heritage Club Sandglass pamphlet laid in. Housed in clean original slipcase (no cracking or chipping, very slight fading to edges). Plays. 012655

Price: 18.00 USD
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