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Vol III Bacchanals Madness of Hercules Children of Hercules Phoenician Maidens Suppliants

By: Euripides Edited By Arthur S Way

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Heinemann: 1925

Seller ID: 14679

Condition: Very Good


Loeb dual text classical library. 599pp, 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 III contains the Greek and English text of the five plays. View more info

A Short History of English Drama

By: Evans, B Ifor

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14311

Condition: Very Good


172pp, blue and white softback covers. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise very clean and tight. A history of the theatre in England, from Miracle Plays to the Twentieth Century. View more info

The Play Produced An Introduction to the Technique of Producing Plays

By: Fernald, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Deane:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12446

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s. Foreword by Flora Robson. 138pp, grey card covers. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. Contrast, Internpretation, Form, Comedy etc. View more info

Three Farces Fitting for Ladies A Close Shave Sauce for the Goose

By: Feydeau, Georges and Meyer, Peter

Price: £9.50

Publisher: BBC: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15021

ISBN: 0563124172

Condition: Very Good


116pp, complete dustjacket, a little rubbed to edges. A couple of light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally very clean. Introduction and the text of three French farces, translated by Peter Meyer. View more info

The World Volume the First

By: Fitz Adam, Adam

Price: £17.50

Publisher: R and J Dodsley: 1761

Seller ID: 16382

Condition: Very Good


Third edition. 327pp and Index. Worn leather covered binding, but lacks the front board. Kidderminster ownership stamp to the title page, a couple of light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. The first volume of weekly papers - Cibber's efforts to reform the stage, our invention of chinese ornaments, witches, Jacobites, William Kent etc.. View more info

The World Volume the First A New Edition

By: Fitz Adam, Adam (Edward Moore)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: J Dodsley: 1772

Seller ID: 16625

Condition: Very Good


327pp and Index. Leather covered boards, worn to the spine which has a central crack, so that the binding is shaky. Marbled endpapers. Frontispiece illustration. Internally very clean. The first volume of weekly papers - Cibber's efforts to reform the stage, our invention of chinese ornaments, witches, Jacobites, William Kent etc.. View more info

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam & Six Plays of Calderon

By: Fitzgerald, Edward

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dent:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8923

Condition: Very Good


Everyman edition. 329pp, green cloth covered boards with gilt title. A clean copy. First and second editions of 'Omar Khayyam' and translations of 6 plays from the Spanish. View more info

The Dark Is Light Enough

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 168

Condition: Fine


103pp, including one page of music, blue boards, priceclipped dustjacket illustrated by Ronald Searle. Internally clean. View more info

Leeds Grand Theatre Programme The Lady's Not For Burning Richard Burton, John Gielgud, Claire Bloom

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Leeds Art Galleries: 1949

Seller ID: 6190

Condition: Very Good


4pp Leeds Grand Theatre and Opera House programme for Monday April 18th 1949 for 'The Lady's Not For Burning' with Richard Burton as Richard, John Gielgud as Thomas Mendip Claire Bloom as Alizon and Pamela Brown as Jennet. Presumably one of the first performances of this play? View more info

Venus Observed

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1955

Seller ID: 12492

Condition: Very Good


99pp, brown cloth covered boards, a little faded to spine. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The full play text, and the cast list from the original production. View more info

A Phoenix Too Frequent

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1960

Seller ID: 12498

Condition: Very Good


43pp, complete dustjacket by Michael Gough, in plastic covers which have been attached to the boards with sellotape which has browned unattractively. Ex library - stamp on title page, otherwise the text of the play is clean - a good 'reading copy'. View more info

An Experience of Critics and The Approach to Dramatic Criticism

By: Fry, Christopher and Brown, Ivor and Hobson. Harold and Hope-Wallace, Philip et al

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Perpetua: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11169

Condition: Good


64pp, black cloth covered boards. B + w illustrations by Ronald Searle. Prologue by Alec Guinness. Original owner's name to flyleaf and a little pencil marking to margins View more info

The Plays of John Galsworthy

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Duckworth: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11087

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 1150pp. Dustjacket with wear to edges of spine. A few tiny spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. All 27 plays, including 'The Roof', previously unpublished View more info

The Plays of John Galsworthy

By: Galsworthy, John

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Duckworth: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11756

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 1150pp. Green cloth covered boards. A few small spots of foxing to foredge, previous owner's bookplate, otherwise internally clean. All 27 plays, including 'The Roof', previously unpublished. Includes a long contemporary newspaper review of the book View more info

Backing Into The Limelight The Biography of Alan Bennett

By: Games, Alexander

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Headline: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13027

ISBN: 0747270309

Condition: Very Good


312pp, complete dustjacket with one very short closed tear to edge. B + w illustrations. A number written on top margin of one page, otherwise internally clean. A biography of the writer and dramatist. View more info

The Balcony A Play

By: Genet, Jean

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Faber: 1966

Seller ID: 15589

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. Translated by Bernard Frechtman. 96pp, softback covers. A light mark to the bottom edge, otherwise internally clean and tight. View more info

The Mikado

By: Gilbert, Sir W S and Flint, W Russell and Brock, Charles E

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Godfrey Cave: 1979

Seller ID: 6885

ISBN: 0906223059

Condition: Fine


A facsimile of the Macmillan edition of 1928 with Gilbert's lyrics accompanied by 8 full page colour illustrations by W Russell Flint and b + w drawings by Charles E Brock. 96pp, complete blue and gold dustjacket a very little rubbed to edges. A clean copy. View more info

Beowulf An Adaptation By Julian Glover of The Verse Translations of Michael Alexander and Edwin Morgan

By: Glover, Julian

Price: £4.25

Publisher: Alan Sutton: 1995

Seller ID: 16664

ISBN: 0750911042

Condition: Very Good


Tall format. Introduction by Magnus Magnusson. 137pp, illustrated softback covers with no creases, a very little rubbed to the corners. Full size colour plates and line drawings by Sheila Mackie. A clean, tight copy. The actor Julian Glover's adaptation of the story of Beowulf, which he gave as a one-man 2 hour performance. View more info

Elinor Glyn

By: Glyn, Anthony

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hutchinson: 1955

Seller ID: 216

Condition: Very Good


356 pp, green cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. A biography of the famous authoress. Ex private hospital library, so small stamp to title page and gutter strengthened, otherwise clean. View more info

She Stoops to Conquer

By: Goldsmith, Oliver

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Oxford: 1923

Seller ID: 2032

Condition: Good


Edited G Chatwin. 100pp, green cloth boards, slightly worn to edges of spine. Pen underlining to Introduction and Prologue, occasional pencil notes to margins of play, otherwise clean. View more info