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1 - 'Everyman' With Other Interludes Including Eight Miracle Plays
Dent 1926 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
Everyman edition. 198pp, olive green cloth covered boards, a litttle faded to spine. Pencil marking to Introduction, otherwise internally clean. Medieval plays from Wakefield, Coventry etc  
Price: 4.00 GBP
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2 - Bumper Film Book
Spring Books 1111 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Early 1950s - Features Ben Hur and Gigi. 160 pp, cloth boards with light damp stain, dustjacket with two tears to top of spine, no loss. Numerous b + w and colour pictures of stars such as Elvis, Doris Day etc. articles (apparently) by Richard Burton, Tony Curtis, Joan Collins, Kirk Douglas, biographies of Kenneth More and interviews with 'back room boys' etc. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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3 - Notes and Queries November 1914
John C Francis 1914 First Edition Soft Cover Good 
Worn blue paper covers, the front one detached. Internally clean and tight. Miscellaneous information on spurious Waverley novels, the family of Robinson of Appleby, sizes of wine bottles, a bibliography of Thomas Holcroft, Sir Thomas Browne and his books, the Lindsays of Edinburgh etc. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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4 - The Film Story of Gone With The Wind
Hollywood Publications 1948 Soft Cover Very Good 
88pp, the paper browning a little with age, softback covers with a couple of light creases. Many b + w photographs from the film. Internally clean and tight. How the film came to be made, biographies of the stars etc., published as a souvenir of the film. Part of the Famous Film Series. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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5 - The John Travolta Annual 1980
Stafford Pemberton 1979 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Tall format. 44pp, laminated coloured boards. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Articles on John's Ideal Girl, his stand-in Jeff Zinn, How 'Fever' was made etc. Original owner's name and address on inner board, the Superquiz has been ticked, traces of pencil ticking on Lifelines article, otherwise clean. Rare. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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6 A J Talbot , F Morton Howard, Mabel Constandouros, George Porter, Anthony Pelissier, Philip Johnson, Howard Agg and Neil Grant The One-Act Theatre The Fifth Book
Samuel French 1935 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
132pp, orange cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Internally clean. 7 short plays - T'Drama League Coop, A Visitor For Christmas, The Ogboddy's Outing, Album Leaf, Make-Up, One Morning Very Early, and The Picnic  
Price: 5.00 GBP
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7 Addison, Joseph Cato A Tragedy By Mr Addison
Edinburgh John Wood 1111 Unbound Very Good No Jacket 
Early 18th century, circa 1713. An early owner has put his name and the date 1765 on page 19. 60pp, leather spine but lacks boards and has probably been removed from a larger collection. One very light mark to the bottom edge, otherwise clean. Includes the Prologue by Mr Pope, the Epilogue and the original cast list. A rare edition. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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8 Aeschylus and Murray, Gilbert The Suppliant Women (Supplices)
George Allen & Unwin 1930 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
101pp, green cloth covered boards wth gilt title, with one pale mark to front. Internally very clean and As New. A translation into English rhyming verse with Notes  
Price: 7.00 GBP
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9 Aeschylus Edited by Gilbert Murray Aeschyli Septem Quae Supersunt Tragoediae Editio Altera
Oxford 1955 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Oxford Classical Texts Series. 2nd edition. 376pp, dark blue cloth covered boards.Complete dustjacket with a couple of closed tears to the edges. A couple of spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally very clean. Latin Preface and Notes, Greek text 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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10 Aeschylus Edited By Philip Vellacott Prometheus Bound The Suppliants Seven Against Thebes The Persians
Penguin 1970 0140441123 / 9780140441123 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
160pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers. A clean, tight copy. 4 plays, with introduction, translation and notes by Philip Vellacott. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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11 Agate, James Ego 9
Harrap 1948 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
352pp, blue cloth covered boards, sun darkened to edges and spine. B + w photographs - Lillian Gish, Fernandel etc. A few light spots of foxing to flyleaves, otherwise clean. Theatre life - The concluding volume of autobiography, from 1946. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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12 Algeranoff, H My Years with Pavlova
Heinemann 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Foreword by Arnold Haskell. 220pp, red cloth covered boards, faded to spine. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate to inner board, otherwise internally very clean. A dancer's memories of the great ballerina. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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13 Arden, John Books Of Bale
Methuen 1988 0413403106 / 9780413403100 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
532 pp. Complete dustjacket. Very clean. The story of a Tudor bishop and playwright, set in Shakespeare's London. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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14 Aristophanes and Fitts, Dudley Lysistrata of Aristophanes An English Version
Faber 1965 Trade Paperback Very Good  
2nd revised edition. 68pp, laminated softback covers. Text in English and Notes. Original owner's name stamp on flyleaf, otherwise clean and VG++.  
Price: 4.50 GBP
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15 Aristophanes edited By Benjamin Bickley Rogers Vol II the Peace The Birds The Frogs
Heinemann 1930 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 
Loeb dual text classical library. 443pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number to spine and a little wear to top of spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally clean. Vol II of three The Greek and English text of the three plays. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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16 Aristophanes Edited by Benjamin Bickley Rogers Vol III The Lysistrata The Thesmophoriazusae The Ecclesiazusae The Plutus
Heinemann 1931 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library 
Loeb dual text classical Library. 471pp, green cloth covered boards, with Dewey number, with a little wear to top of spine. Ex reference library - bookplate to inner board, a couple of small stamps, otherwise internally very clean. Vol III contains the Greek and English text of the four plays and an Index. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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17 Armitage, John Man at Play Nine Centuries of Pleasure Making
Warne 1977 0723220182 / 9780723220183 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
192pp, complete dustjacket with one closed tear to edge. B + w illustrations. One small light mark to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and Near Fine. A history of pleasure in England from medieval times to the present day. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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18 Armstrong, William (ed) and Arlett, Vera and Corrie, Joe et al 8 New One-Act Plays of 1938 6th Series
Lovat Dickson 1938 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
223pp, red cloth covered boards. Internally clean. Plays by Vera Arlett, Joe Corrie, Geoffrey Thomas, Stuart Ready, M H Noel-Paton, James Lansdale Hodson, W Eric Harris and F Sladen-Smith  
Price: 9.00 GBP
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19 Arundell, Dennis The Story of Sadler's Wells 1683 1964
Hamish Hamilton 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Ex-Library 
306pp, complete dustjacket in removeable plastic sleeve. B + w illustrations. Ex library, with pocket on inner board and stamps on flyleaf and title page, otherwise clean , so sold as good reading copy. The history of one of the oldest English Theatres, and the actors and playwrights who worked there. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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20 Ayling, Stanley A Portrait of Sheridan
Constable 1985 0094653801 / 9780094653801 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 
218pp, complete dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. A biography of Richard Brinsley Sheridan, the 18th century dramatist and politician. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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