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TINY ALICE A Play

By: Albee, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1965

Order Number: 10930


Light chipping & wear to DJ ; Author of the blockbuster 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf'; 8vo; 190 pages View more info

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HOORAY FOR CAPTAIN SPAULDING! Verbal & Visual Gems from 'animal Crackers'

By: Anobile, Richard J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1974

Order Number: 15519


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 View more info

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THE WALTZ OF THE TOREADORS

By: Anouilh, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Coward - McCann, Inc.: 1957

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 13084


Light 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 View more info

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CALLAS AT JUILLIARD The Master Classes

By: Ardoin, John

Price: $30.96

Publisher: London, Robson Books Ltd.: 1988

Order Number: 14349


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 View more info

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LA SCALA

By: Arruga, Lorenzo

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1976

Order Number: 14906


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 View more info

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THE GREAT OPERAS OF MOZART

By: Auden, W. H. , Broder, Nathan, Et Al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. Schirmer, Inc.: 1962

Order Number: 16683


DJ with light shelfwear; 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 View more info

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AMERICAN CINEMA One Hundred Years of Filmmaking

By: Basinger, Jeanine

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1994

Order Number: 15354


Comprehensive, illustrated look at the American movie industry ; B&W & Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 304 pages View more info

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THE GREAT MOVIES

By: Bayer, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1973

Order Number: 14357


Slight wear to DJ; 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 View more info

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IN SEARCH OF THEATER

By: Bentley, Eric

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 9499


DJ shows moderate 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 View more info

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THEATRE WORLD Season 1948-49

By: Blum, Daniel [editor]

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Greenberg: 1949

Order Number: 11925


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 ... View more info

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THE THEATRE GUILD ANTHOLOGY

By: Board Of Directors Of The Theatre Guild

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2646


Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Front hinge a bit weak. Gilt spine lettering faded; 8vo; 973 pages View more info

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JAPANESE DIRECTORS

By: Bock, Audie

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Kodansha: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16106


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 View more info

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BINGO & THE SEA Two Plays

By: Bond, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1975

Order Number: 18552


Light rubbing to extremities; 8vo; 124 pages View more info

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THE ART OF ACTING

By: Boucicault, Dion

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1926

Order Number: 18545


Moderate wear and light browning to boards. Spine browned and with outer spine covering loosening. Spine ends chipped; Limited edition of 333 copies. ; Papers on Acting 1; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 63 pages View more info

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THE SYMPHONIES OF BRAHMS AND TSCHAIKOWSKY IN SCORE

By: Brahms, Johannes & Tschaikowsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1935

Order Number: 14370


DJ darkened, lightly worn and with a few open tears. Bookplate; Fully notated symphonies in rather small print; Musical notation; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages View more info

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EVERYTHING IS CINEMA The Working Life of Jean-Luc Godard

By: Brody, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14375


8vo; 701 pages View more info

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SHAKESPEARE MEMORIAL THEATRE 1948-1950 A Photographic Record

By: Brown, Ivor & Quayle, Anthony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Reinhardt & Evans: 1951

Order Number: 15915


Boards with slight wear to extremities. 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 View more info

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THE JUNIOR MUSIC QUIZ

By: Burch, Gladys & Ripperger, Helmut

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, G. Schirmer, Inc.: 1940

Order Number: 14351


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 View more info

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MASTERS OF RUSSIAN MUSIC

By: Calvocoressi, M. D. & Abraham, Gerald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Duckworth: 1936

Order Number: 10824


Light wear to extremities. Light bumping to one corner. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper ; Biographical sketches of some of the best known Russian composers; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 511 pages View more info

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THE GOLDEN YEARS OF BROADCASTING A Celebration of the First 50 Years of Radio and Tv on Nbc

By: Campbell, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Routledge/Charles Scribner's Sons: 1976

Order Number: 15520


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 View more info

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THE MUSES ARE HEARD

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12208


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 View more info

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THE MUSES ARE HEARD

By: Capote, Truman

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14189


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 View more info

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WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE [VOLUME TWO ONLY] A Study of Facts and Problems

By: Chambers, E. K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1930

Order Number: 15496


Spine ends frayed. Boards sunned & browned. Front hinge gapping (but holding together) ; An examination of Shakespeare's life, so far as is known, from 16th and 17th century sources. Illustrated with documents from the period and includes discussions about town records, contemporary allusions, mythmaking around the playwright, and more; 8vo; 448 pages View more info

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THE GODDESS A Screenplay

By: Chayefsky, Paddy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16738


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 View more info

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THE TENTH MAN

By: Chayefsky, Paddy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14190


Light shelfwear to DJ ; With two photos from the original Broadway production ; 8vo; 154 pages View more info