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Easy Skits, Blackouts, and Pantomimes; Short Entertainments for all Occasions

By: (Various Authors)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Dramatic Publishing Company: 1939

Seller ID: Alibris.0000416

Condition: Fine


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 112 pages; Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Despite age, quite nearly as new. Multiple copies available. View more info

Fünfzig erotische Gedichte

By: Abel, Wolfgang

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Reclam Philipp Jun.: 2000

Seller ID: 27057

ISBN: 3150180708

Condition: Good+


24mo 5" - 6" tall; 117 pages; Small paperback in title lettered covers. Tight bright and fresh. Just a whisper of shelf/handling evidence to covers at edges. Some underlining and marginal notation pencilled to first 25 pages and prior owner's name penned to front end page. Solid copy. G++ to VG- View more info

Sob Sister Journalism

By: Abramson, Phyllis L

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Alibris.0000888

ISBN: 0313265135

Condition: New


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages; New. No dust jacket as issued. View more info

Everything in the Garden

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1005B797856

ISBN: 0689100027

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; 1967 Atheneum HC/DJ 1st printing. Square, bright and very neat. No marks. Original unclipped DJ is very bright and neat with just a very mild touch of rubbing to edges. NF/NF View more info

Seascape

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $165.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23007

ISBN: 0689105398

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 135 pages; Inscribed by Albee on the half-title page to Jere Real. Jere Real was a professor at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college as part of the Thornton Writer-in-Residence and Guest Reader program. Tight, fresh copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket with $7.95 issue price intact to the unclipped front flap. Top edge stain is vivid and uniform. Mild vertical stress crease to the front jacket flap. NF/NF; Signed by Author View more info

Counting the Ways and Listening; Two Plays

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1977

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23093

ISBN: 0689107854

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Inscribed by Albee on the half title page to Jere Real : " by [signed] // This copy for Jere Real , who // understands // Lynchburg 1982." Jere Real was a professor at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the authors who appeared at the college as part of the Thornton Writer-in-Residence and Guest Reader program. Tight fresh copy in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket with $7.95 issue price to unclipped front flap. Just trace shelf evidence to jacket at spine ends and edges. NF/NF; Signed by Author View more info

Counting The Ways And Listening; Two Plays

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27579

ISBN: 0689107854

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Tight and neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright dust jacket with $7.95 issue price intact on unclipped front flap. Just mild toning to jacket flaps. Handsome copy. F/NF View more info

A Delicate Balance

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Plume: 1997

Edition: reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31960

ISBN: 0452278090

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Reprint. Signed by Albee on the title page in black felt marker. Tight, bright and very neat with just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers. NF; Signed by Author View more info

Malcolm, from the novel by James Purdy

By: Albee, Edward and James Purdy

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22968

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages; Inscribed and signed on the half-title page by Albee to Jere Real. Under the half-title "by Edward Albee (through Jim Purdy) for Jere Real". Snugly bound in original title lettered dust jacket with $4.95 issue price on unclipped front flap. Real's ownership signature to the top corner of the flyleaf is dated 1970. Dust jacket shelf rubbed at edges with several spots of rub to panel surfaces. Illustrated with photos from the stage production. Jere Real was a professor at Lynchburg College; he coordinated visits and played host to the a... View more info

The Wingless Victory

By: Anderson, Maxwell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Anderson House: 1937

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 23821

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132 pages; HC/DJ. Snug, solid and neat in pictorial dust jacket. DJ spine lightly faded and with trace of dampstaining to bottom. Spine and edges of cloth slightly toned. Prior owner's ephemeral pasted typed notes on rear endpapers; her name and a pictorial design also pasted on front endpaper. VG+/VG+ View more info

L'Invitation Au Chateau

By: Anouilh, Jean, D. J. Conlon (Ed. )

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 11741

Condition: Very Good+


French Edition; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 167 pages; 1962 Cambridge University Press. HC in original pictorial paper boards. Snug binding with clean contents and externals. No marks. VG+ View more info

Ballad-Drama of Mediaeval Japan

By: Araki, James T.

Price: $12.19

Publisher: Rutland, Vt., Tuttle Publishing: 1978

Seller ID: 1212T348431

ISBN: 0804812799


Tut books : D; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 289 pages; 1978 Tuttle Books trade pbck. Bright, clean and fresh. Nearly as new besides very mild reading crease at spine. An excellent copy. NF View more info

Thunder in the Air; A Mystery Comedy in Three Acts

By: Barbee, Lindsey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Northwestern Press: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34530

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 63 pages; Paperback in title lettered wraps with saddle stapled binding. Sound and clean with prior owner name penned top edge of front cover. Light stress wear to wraps around binding staples and light soiling to covers. Usual light general toning to page stock. Scarce with no copies located held by any institutions. VG- View more info

Mr William Shakespeare Original and Early Editions of His Quartos and Folios

By: Bartlett, Henrietta C.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1923

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 31610

Condition: Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 217 pages; HC 2nd printing. Soundly bound in original cloth. Ex-library copy with call label to spine and minimal library ownership attachments to endpages. Cloth rubbed and a little frayed at spine ends; boards lightly bumped at corners. A few mild internal splits between signatures. Good thus View more info

Shakespeare's Poetic Styles; Verse into Drama

By: Baxter, John

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Routledge and Kegan Paul Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19149

ISBN: 0710005814

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages; A fresh, snug copy in a nice dust jacket. Small circular remainder stamp to bottom edge. Short closed edge tear to top front jacket cover and just light shelf rub to jacket at spine ends. Rear jacket panel a little shelf soiled. NF/VG View more info

Plays Written by the Late Ingenious Mrs. Behn, Vol. IV : Containing Sir Patient Fancy; the Window Ranter ...; the Emperor of the Moon; the Amorous Prince; the Younger Brother

By: Behn, Aphra

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Mary Poulson, and Sold By A. Bettesworth: 1724

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 37022

Condition: Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 418 pages; 1724 Printed for Mary Poulson, and Sold by A. Bettesworth, London. 3rd edition. Vol IV only (of 4). Scarce 18th century printing of Behn's plays. In 19th century speckled calf. Boards detached but present; light crazing to leather at spine with title labels missing. Front marbled endpage and 1st blank are loose and laid in; marbled sheet at rear missing. Text block sound, clean and complete. Prior ownership to verso of tp - in tiny manuscript of W. S. Ogden, 1886. Early 18th century printings of Behn's plays increasingly uncommon in the market. This cop... View more info

The Suspended Drawing Room

By: Behrman, S. N.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 39323

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; 1st edition. Inscribed and signed by Behrman on the flyleaf, dated Oct 1965 NYC. Soundly bound in original 1/4 cloth backed spine and brown paper covered boards. Spine just slightly shelf cocked. Dust jacket toning at spine and panel edges with light shelf rubbing to edges and a few short closed tears. VG+/VG-; Signed by Author View more info

An Apology for the Life of George Anne Bellamy, Late of Covent-Garden Theatre, To Which is Annexed, Her Original Letter to John Calcraft. [Dublin, 2nd Edition, in 3 Volumes]

By: Bellamy, George Anne and Alexander Bicknell

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Dublin, Moncrieffe, Burnet, Jenkin, et. al.: 1785

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20030

Condition: Very Good


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 2nd edition. In three volumes, complete. Bindings uniform in mid 19th century 1/2 leather and marbled paper boards with spines in six compartments, gilt tooled and with black morocco title lables bright and neat. First two volumes reference the work as a two volume set with the third volume of her letter to Calcraft etc, referencing the work as one of three volumes. [8], 330, 299, [19], vii, 232 pp. Highly polished ochre calf leather lightly rubbed at front edges and corners; lightly sun faded at spines. Just light shelf rub to paper at board edges. Contents bright ... View more info

Tune in! , a Musical Comedy in Two Acts

By: Bradley, Edward & Don Wilson (Lyrics & Music)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Carl Fischer: 1934

Seller ID: 29135

Condition: Good+


Sheet music; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages; Presumed 1st edition. Bound in illustrated card stock covers; black cream and red design to the multi pictorial cover. Covers worn and rubbed at edges with shallow inch long chip and loss to the paper from the base of spine. Prior owner name penciled top edge of front cover. Her production notes in delicate red pencil scattered here and ther in the text and music. Sound but worn copy with production annotation. Good only thus View more info

Die Heilige Johanna Der Schlachthofe

By: Brecht, Bertolt

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berlin, Suhrkamp Verlag: 1979

Seller ID: 26833

ISBN: 3518001132

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 149 pages; Small trade sized paperback in bright orange covers. Mild shelf wear to the cover edges. Spine is cocked with light wear to the ends. Prior owner's name printed on front end page. Moderate maginalia written in pencil throughout whole of the text. G+ View more info