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Blues for Mister Charlie.

By: Baldwin, James.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Samuel French.: (1964).

Edition: First Edition thus.

Seller ID: 13229


Three page introductory notes by the author. View more info

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The Hostage.

By: Behan, Brendan.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Grove Press.: 1959.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Seller ID: 13118


Published after The Quare Fellow by the Great Irish Playwright. The Hostage revolves around the tenants of a Dublin lodging house and a young Cockney soldier being held hostage in reprisal for an I.R.A. man who is to be hanged in the morning. During the U.S. tour Behan usually joined the cast near the end of act 3. View more info

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Three Plays by Brieux.

By: Brieux. [Shaw, George Bernard (preface)].

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Brentano's.: 1912.

Edition: Fourth Edition.

Seller ID: 12586


Contains the following works by the member of the French Academy: Maternity (trans. by Mrs. Bernard Shaw), The Three Daughters of M. Dupont (trans. by St. John Hankin), Damaged Goods (Trans. by John Pollock), and Maternity [new version] (trans. by John Pollock). Black & white frontis portrait of Brieux. View more info

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Television, Children and the Constitutional Bicentennial: A Report by Action for Children's Television.

By: Charren, Peggy and Carol Hulsizer (Editors).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts., Action for Children's Television.: 1986.

Seller ID: 14520


Report of the two day meeting held in Washington DC in June 1984. Educators & television industry members gathered to discuss programming opportunities for the 1987 Constitutional Bicentennial. View more info

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Top Girls.

By: Churchill, Caryl.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Samuel French.: 1982.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 13100


Full play with property list, costume plot, and scene design. View more info

Image for Make-Believe: The Magic of International Theatre.

Make-Believe: The Magic of International Theatre.

By: Collier, Richard.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1986.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 11281


Black & white photos & illustrations. From Ellen Terry & Sir Henry Irving to Brando & Olivier. View more info

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The Green Pastures: A Fable.

By: Connelly, Marc.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Farrar & Rinehart.: (1929).

Seller ID: 13675


Suggested by Roark Bradford's Southern Sketches, "Ol' Man Adam an' His Chillun." First performed in New York in February of 1930. Basis for the 1936 film starring Rex Ingram and Eddie "Rochester" Anderson. View more info

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Him.

By: Cummings, E. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York., Liveright Publishing Corp.: 1955.

Seller ID: 16858


Reissue of 1927 Liveright edition. The first of the author's four plays. View more info

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Un Chapeau de Paille D'Italie.

By: E. Labiche & Marc-Michel.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Paris., Calmann-Levy.: n.d.

Seller ID: 16614


1851 play on which the 1928 French silent film comedy directed by Rene Clair was based. The title is "An Italian Straw Hat" in English. View more info

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Types of Farce-Comedy.

By: Edited by Robert Metcalf Smith, Ph.D. with assistance of Howard Garrett Rhoads, A.M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Prentice-Hall.: 1928.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16981


From "The World Drama Series." Contains studies of works by Aristophanes, Plautus, Shakespeare, Moliere, Gay, Gilbert & Sullivan, Pinero, Wilde, and France. View more info

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Boyd's Shop: A Comedy in Fur Acts.

By: Ervine, St. John.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London., George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1936.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13455


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Drama and Theatre Illustrated By Seven Modern Plays.

By: Fulton, A. R. Drawings by Richard Smith.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York., Henry Holt & Co.: 1947.

Edition: Later printing.

Seller ID: 15465


Seven concepts illustrated by seven plays. Realism: "The Second Mrs. Tanqueray" by Arthur Wing Pinero. The One-Act Play: " A Well-Remembered Voice" by J. M. Barrie. Tragedy: "Beyond the Horizon" by Eugene O'Neill. Expressionism: "Roger Bloomer" by John Howard Lawson. Naturalism: "Street Scene" by Elmer Rice. The Morality Play: "Our Town" by Thornton Wilder. Comedy: "Blithe Spirit" by Noel Coward." Richard Smith ... View more info

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A Thousand Clowns.

By: Gardner, Herb.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Samuel French.: 1962.

Seller ID: 13164


The cast of the original production included Jason Robards, Jr., Barry Gordon, William Daniels, Sandy Dennis, and Gene Saks. Basis for the 1965 Oscar nominated film. View more info

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Best American Plays. Third Series - 1945-1951.

By: Gassner, John (Edited with an Introduction by).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Crown.: 1952.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 17095


Seventeen classic plays by hall of fame playwrights. Included are Death of A Salesman, A Streetcar Named Desire, The Iceman Cometh, The Member of the Wedding, Come Back Little Sheba, Mister Roberts, State of the Union, Anne of The Thousand Days, Bell Book and Candle, The Moon is Blue, & Summer and Smoke. All plays include listings of original casts. View more info

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The Screens: A Play in Seventeen Scenes.

By: Genet, Jean.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York., Evergreen / Grove Press.: 1962.

Edition: 5th printing.

Seller ID: 9017


Translation by Bernard Frechtman. View more info

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Why Do We Laugh? A One-Act Play.

By: Gregg, Stephen.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Illinois., Dramatic Publishing Co.: 1983.

Seller ID: 13163


Includes stage chart & production notes. View more info

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The Self-Conscious Stage in Modern French Drama.

By: Grossvogel, David I.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York., Columbia Univ. Press.: 1958.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 11322


From Jarry, Apollinaire & Cocteau to Ionesco, Adamov, & Beckett. View more info

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Twice Have the Trumpets Sounded: A Record of the Stratford Shakespearean Festival in Canada 1954.

By: Guthrie, Tyrone, Robertson Davies and Grant MacDonald (Illus).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto., Clarke, Irwin & Company Ltd.: 1954.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10074


Review of the 2nd year of the Stratford Festival. Chapters by Mr. Davies on Taming of the Shrew, Measure for Measure and Oedipus Rex, plus a chapter on Mr. Guthrie's rehearsal methods. A chapter by Mr. Guthrie on the future of the festival. Illustrated in color and black & white throughout by Grant MacDonald. View more info

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A Map of the World.

By: Hare, David.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London., Faber & Faber.: 1984.

Edition: Reprint of the 2nd revised edition.

Seller ID: 12920


Full text of the play. Premiered and directed by the author in Adelaide in 1982 and later staged in London in 1983. View more info

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Theatre.

By: Hobson, Harold.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London., Burke Publishing.: 1953.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 11250


The 7th volume in the Pleasures of Life Series. "Between the first dramatic hush and the dying applause lies all that inspires that most radiant of pleasures, Theatre." View more info