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TINY ALICE A Play, Albee, Edward
1 Albee, Edward TINY ALICE A Play
New York Atheneum 1965 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Chipping & wear to DJ ; Author of the blockbuster 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf'; 8vo; 190 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
HOORAY FOR CAPTAIN SPAULDING!  Verbal & Visual Gems from 'animal Crackers', Anobile, Richard J.
2 Anobile, Richard J. HOORAY FOR CAPTAIN SPAULDING! Verbal & Visual Gems from 'animal Crackers'
New York Crown Publishers 1974 0-517-516-837 / 9780517516836 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear and one small closed tear to DJ; The funniest scenes in the film, shown in stills with captions or dialogue balloons; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE WALTZ OF THE TOREADORS, Anouilh, Jean
3 Anouilh, Jean THE WALTZ OF THE TOREADORS
New York Coward - McCann, Inc. 1957 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear & slight dampstaining to price clipped DJ; This play bowed on Broadway in January of 1956 with Mildred Natwick and Ralph Richardson ; 8vo; 126 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
CALLAS AT JUILLIARD The Master Classes, Ardoin, John
4 Ardoin, John CALLAS AT JUILLIARD The Master Classes
London Robson Books Ltd. 1988 0-86051-504-4 / 9780860515043 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear & wrinkling to DJ spine; In 1965, opera star Callas shocked the dickens out of everyone by retiring from performance and devoting herself to the study of voice. Then, if that wasn't enough, she agreed to teach a class at Juilliard for twenty-five students, chosen by audition. All classes were taped and so this is your chance to learn from the master ; 8vo; 300 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
LA SCALA, Arruga, Lorenzo
5 Arruga, Lorenzo LA SCALA
New York Praeger Publishers 1976 0-275-53680-7 / 9780275536800 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight shelf wear to price clipped DJ; The history of the storied theater in Milan, Italy ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 314 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
THE GREAT OPERAS OF MOZART, Auden, W. H. , Broder, Nathan, Et Al
6 Auden, W. H. , Broder, Nathan, Et Al THE GREAT OPERAS OF MOZART
New York G. Schirmer, Inc. 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear & chipping to DJ with small tears. Slight foxing ; Wolfgang Mozart's operas The Marriage of Figaro, Cosi Fan Tutte, The Magic Flute, The Abduction From the Seraglio, and Don Giovanni are here presented with the history and significance of each, illustrations, and the complete librettos both in the original language and in English translation; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 423 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
AMERICAN CINEMA One Hundred Years of Filmmaking, Basinger, Jeanine
7 Basinger, Jeanine AMERICAN CINEMA One Hundred Years of Filmmaking
New York Rizzoli 1994 0-8478-1814-4 / 9780847818143 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Comprehensive, illustrated look at the American movie industry ; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 304 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE GREAT MOVIES, Bayer, William
8 Bayer, William THE GREAT MOVIES
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1973 0-448-2217-6 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ. Binding could be tighter ; One of the beauties of 'best of...' books is the resulting discussion of what should be included and what should be left out. Herein are sixty films purporting to be great. How many do you agree with, and how many have you seen? ; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 252 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
IN SEARCH OF THEATER, Bentley, Eric
9 Bentley, Eric IN SEARCH OF THEATER
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
DJ shows chipping and open tears. Ink markings in front pastedown ; Collection of essays about the author's observations of American and European theater; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 411, ix pages 
Price: 48.94 USD
 
 
THEATRE WORLD Season 1948-49, Blum, Daniel [editor]
10 Blum, Daniel [editor] THEATRE WORLD Season 1948-49
New York Greenberg 1949 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Light wear to extremities; Original owner's signature and note in front free endpaper (Edwin Talbott Thayer) A letter is tipped in from Vincent Price (signed 'Vincent') to Thayer for his contribution to the show they were in. Since neither man is mentioned in this volume, it must have been a show from a previous year. But the '48-'49 season was a good one all the same, with 'Death of a Salesman' and 'Anne of the Thousand Days' opening, and 'A Streetcar Named Desire' and 'Born Yesterday' held over. Lots of pics & info about the shows and actors of the time ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 224 pages 
Price: 350.00 USD
 
 
11 Board Of Directors Of The Theatre Guild THE THEATRE GUILD ANTHOLOGY
New York Random House 1936 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Front hinge a bit weakening. Gilt spine lettering a bit fading; 8vo; 973 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
JAPANESE DIRECTORS, Bock, Audie
12 Bock, Audie JAPANESE DIRECTORS
New York Kodansha 1978 0-87011-304-6 / 9780870113048 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Very slight wear to DJ; Just the thing for the film buff, a close look at ten of the most important filmmakers from Japan; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 370 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
THE SYMPHONIES OF BRAHMS AND TSCHAIKOWSKY IN SCORE, Brahms, Johannes & Tschaikowsky, Pyotr Ilyich
13 Brahms, Johannes & Tschaikowsky, Pyotr Ilyich THE SYMPHONIES OF BRAHMS AND TSCHAIKOWSKY IN SCORE
New York Harcourt, Brace & Company 1935 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear & chipping with open tears to DJ. Bookplate to front pastedown; Fully notated symphonies in rather small print; Musical notation; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
EVERYTHING IS CINEMA The Working Life of Jean-Luc Godard, Brody, Richard
14 Brody, Richard EVERYTHING IS CINEMA The Working Life of Jean-Luc Godard
New York Metropolitan Books 2008 0-8050-6886-4 / 9780805068863 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
filmmaker Godard's influence and body of work is here examined; 8vo; 701 pages 
Price: 23.77 USD
 
 
SHAKESPEARE MEMORIAL THEATRE 1948-1950 A Photographic Record, Brown, Ivor & Quayle, Anthony
15 Brown, Ivor & Quayle, Anthony SHAKESPEARE MEMORIAL THEATRE 1948-1950 A Photographic Record
London Reinhardt & Evans 1951 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Slight wear to extremities. Boards slightly bowed. Previous owner's info to front free endpaper. Unpaginated; Photographic records of the works performed by the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre In Stratford-Upon-Avon, including Hamlet, Othello, MacBeth, Julius Caesar, King Lear, and twelve others in the seasons of 1948-50. Featured actors include John Gielgud, Claire Bloom, Paul Scofield, co-author Anthony Quayle, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft, and many more! ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 
Price: 12.98 USD
 
 
THE JUNIOR MUSIC QUIZ, Burch, Gladys & Ripperger, Helmut
16 Burch, Gladys & Ripperger, Helmut THE JUNIOR MUSIC QUIZ
New York G. Schirmer, Inc. 1940 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper ; Twenty-five different quizzes about music for young people, comprising five hundred questions, which not one in a thousand people today could answer; 8vo; 134 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
OBERAMMERGAU 1890, Butler, William Allen
17 Butler, William Allen OBERAMMERGAU 1890
New York Harper & Brothers 1891 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Boards a bit browned along edges and with one small dampstain. Some marginal extremely light dampstaining to pages; Beige boards with gilt lettering and decoration in red and gilt. 9 excellently printed pates from steel engravings. Nice bibliophile edition with top edge gilt ; 4to; 46 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
18 Calvocoressi, M. D. & Abraham, Gerald MASTERS OF RUSSIAN MUSIC
London Duckworth 1936 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. Binding not tight. One corner bumped. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper ; Biographical sketches of some of the best known Russian composers; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 511 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
THE GOLDEN YEARS OF BROADCASTING A Celebration of the First 50 Years of Radio and Tv on Nbc, Campbell, Robert
19 Campbell, Robert THE GOLDEN YEARS OF BROADCASTING A Celebration of the First 50 Years of Radio and Tv on Nbc
New York Routledge/Charles Scribner's Sons 1976 0-684-14816-1 / 9780684148168 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Binding not tight towards front of book, one page possibly missing. Slight wear to DJ with spine sunned ; Lavishly illustrated look at the highlights of NBC's first half-century; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
THE MUSES ARE HEARD, Capote, Truman
20 Capote, Truman THE MUSES ARE HEARD
New York Random House 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear and small open tears to DJ. Previous owner's address sticker to front free endpaper; An American troupe travelled to Russia to perform Porgy and Bess, and author Capote went along to chronicle the trip ; 8vo; 182 pages 
Price: 225.00 USD
 
 
THE MUSES ARE HEARD, Capote, Truman
21 Capote, Truman THE MUSES ARE HEARD
New York Random House 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Price clipped DJ shows light spotting and chipping ; An American troupe travelled to Russia to perform Porgy and Bess, and author Capote went along to chronicle the trip ; 8vo; 182 pages 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT, Chayefsky, Paddy
22 Chayefsky, Paddy MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT
New York Random House 1957 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Chipping & wear to price clipped DJ; The author of Marty takes on the midlife crisis of a manufacturer ; 8vo; 146 pages 
Price: 27.37 USD
 
 
THE GODDESS A Screenplay, Chayefsky, Paddy
23 Chayefsky, Paddy THE GODDESS A Screenplay
New York Simon & Schuster 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear with chipping to spine ends to price clipped DJ ; Stated first printing of this first original screenplay, filmed in 1958 with Patty Duke and Kim Stanley playing the starring role at various ages, very loosely based on the life of Marilyn Monroe ; 8vo; 167 pages 
Price: 38.15 USD
 
 
THE TENTH MAN, Chayefsky, Paddy
24 Chayefsky, Paddy THE TENTH MAN
New York Random House 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear to DJ extremities; Stated first printing. With two photos from the original Broadway production ; 8vo; 154 pages 
Price: 66.92 USD
 
 
THE TENTH MAN, Chayefsky, Paddy
25 Chayefsky, Paddy THE TENTH MAN
New York Random House 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear and small open tears to price clipped DJ; Stated first printing. With two photos from the original Broadway production ; 8vo; 154 pages 
Price: 41.75 USD
 
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