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Image for POINT VALAINE A Tender, Ironical Drama of Love in the West Indies

POINT VALAINE A Tender, Ironical Drama of Love in the West Indies

By: Coward, Noel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Co, Inc.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13456

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with moderate wear and chipping. Bookplate. Newspaper photos & clippings tipped in. ; 8vo; 117 pages View more info

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THIS HAPPY BREED A Play in Three Acts

By: Coward, Noel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1947

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 15432

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Sunning to DJ with chipping and small open tears. Small inkstamp to front pastedown and front flap; Dedicated to Hugh Beaumont, aka 'Binky, ' a London theatrical impresario, not the actor best known as Ward Cleaver. A rare Coward play in that it tells the story of a middle-class family and not the upper crust; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 223 pages View more info

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CAVALCADE

By: Coward, Noel

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1933

Order Number: 16567

Condition: Very Good


Date stamp to top edge ; Nineteen photos from the Fox Features film that Coward apparently loved, although this play is rarely if ever revived; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 139 pages View more info

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MY LIFE WITH BING

By: Crosby, Kathryn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wheeling, IL, Collage: 1983

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 15677

ISBN: 0938728016

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Wear with open tears and dampstaining to DJ; SIGNED by author to front free endpaper, which is clipped, not affecting inscription. Author Crosby recounts her courtship and first twelve years of marriage to the singing star ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 355 pages View more info

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THIS 'N THAT

By: Davis, Bette & Herskowitz, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1987

Order Number: 16581

ISBN: 0399132465

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Noted film star Davis reminisces about her career while on the road to recovery from a stroke, with kudos to her assistant Kathryn Sermak ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 207 pages View more info

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FOUR TALES BY ZELIDE

By: De Charriere, Madame

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1926

Order Number: 16320

Condition: Very Good


Embossed stamp to front free endpaper. Previous owner's inscription to half-title page. Boards with light rubbing to extremities; Includes The Nobleman, Mistress Henley, and two chapters of letters from the noted Dutch author, who wrote under the nom de plume Zelide and whose writings prefigured a greater independence for women ; 8vo; 263 pages View more info

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PAUL ROBESON

By: Dean, Phillip Hayes

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Garden City, Nelson Doubleday, Inc: 1978

Order Number: 14352

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear & small open tears to DJ; a one-man show about the noted performer; 8vo; 81 pages View more info

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PAPAGO MUSIC Bureau of American Ethnology. Bulletin 90

By: Densmore, Frances

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printing Office: 1929

Order Number: 3210

Condition: Very Good+


Very minor dampstaining to outer front cover. First and last pages a bit browned; Contemporary related newspaper articles laid-in. Numerous music examples ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 229 pages View more info

Image for CHIEF CONTEMPORARY DRAMATISTS Twenty Plays from the Recent Drama of England, Ireland, America, Germany, France, Belgium, Norway, Sweden, and Russia

CHIEF CONTEMPORARY DRAMATISTS Twenty Plays from the Recent Drama of England, Ireland, America, Germany, France, Belgium, Norway, Sweden, and Russia

By: Dickinson, Thomas H. [editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1943

Order Number: 15495

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Rear hinge started ; Originally published in 1915, all the plays herein naturally date from before then, making this 1943 edition all the more interesting since some of these works would have fallen out of favor in the intervening thirty years. Included here are plays by Chekov, Wilde, Yeats, and Strindberg, among others ; 8vo; 676 pages View more info

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ARTHUR FIEDLER AND THE BOSTON POPS An Irreverent Memoir

By: Dickson, Harry Ellis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton and Mifflin: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10830

ISBN: 0395305241

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear and chipping to DJ; An irreverent look at the irascible yet loveable conductor ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 174 pages View more info

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FROM SCARFACE TO SCARLETT American Films in the 1930s

By: Dooley, Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich: 1981

Order Number: 14713

ISBN: 0156339986

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities; An illustrated look at many of the noteworthy films of the 1930s; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 648 pages View more info

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GOOD COMPANY A Memoir, Mostly Theatrical

By: Drutman, Irving

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16296

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows slight chipping and small area of dampstaining ; Author Drutman was in theater for fifty years and has many interesting reminiscences. The chapter on Tallulah Bankhead is worth the price of admission all by itself! ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 274 pages View more info

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PAUL MUNI His Life and Films

By: Druxman, Michael B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes: 1974

Order Number: 11582

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Small closed tears and chipping to price clipped DJ. Corners slightly bumped ; The life and films of the noted actor; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 227 pages View more info

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THE MIRACLE OF THE MET An Informal History of the Metropolitan Opera 1883-1967

By: Eaton, Quaintance

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Meredith Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 11115

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light shelfwear to DJ; History of New York's opera up through the opening of Lincoln Center. INSCRIBED by the author (as 'Quaintance') on the front free endpaper ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 490 pages View more info

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MUSIC IN THE ROMANTIC ERA A History of Musical Thought in the 19th Century

By: Einstein, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1947

Order Number: 16672

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear with small open tears to price clipped DJ. Bookplate; How the Romantic movement was manifested in the popular music of the 19th century, and vice versa ; 8vo; 371 pages View more info

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THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16324

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ chipped and browned. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper; Eliot play in the same verse style as The Cocktail Party; 8vo; 135 pages View more info

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TALES OF HOFFMANN

By: Falls, Cyril

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1913

Order Number: 13069

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Light chipping to browned DJ. Light foxing throughout. Bookplate. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; The charming and whimsical stories of the noted opera are here recounted ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 164 pages View more info

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REQUIEM FOR A NUN

By: Faulkner, William

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14145

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear andbrowning to price clipped DJ. Two corners slightly bumped ; Stage version of the Faulkner novel; 8vo; 105 pages View more info

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TIGER TIGER BURNING BRIGHT

By: Feibleman, Peter S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Company: 1963

Edition: Book Club Edition

Order Number: 10901

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ tattered with open tears; With photos from the stage production ; 8vo; 148 pages View more info

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THE PONDER HEART

By: Fields, Joseph; Chodorov, Jerome

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1956

Order Number: 7339

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ darkened and with very small chips to spine ends. Light shelfmarks to DJ; Adapted from the story by Eudora Welty ; 8vo; 180 pages View more info

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A TREASURY OF STEPHEN FOSTER

By: Foster, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14372

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ with light chipping and open tears ; Music for many of Foster's favorites, including Oh! Susanna, Camptown Races, My Old Kentucky Home, and many more ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 222 pages View more info

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STEAMBATH

By: Friedman, Bruce Jay

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18547

ISBN: 0394469046

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ with light shelfwear. Sticker (bookplate? ) on front free endpaper; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 97 pages View more info

Image for THE WORLD'S STAGE - OBERAMMERGAU, 1934 A Book about the Passion Play: its History, its Meaning and its People

THE WORLD'S STAGE - OBERAMMERGAU, 1934 A Book about the Passion Play: its History, its Meaning and its People

By: Fuller, Raymond Tifft

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. Mcbride & Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3228

Condition: Very Good+


Spine a bit sunned. Boards with light rubbing to extremities; Special edition for the German Tourist Information Office. With flyer laid-in "Germany Invites You" by the German Tourist Information Office ; B&W Photographs; 16mo; 58 pages View more info

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MOTION PICTURES The Development of an Art

By: Fulton, A. R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 13376

ISBN: 0806116331

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ, with sunning to spine ; The evolution of dramatic and production techniques in the motion picture ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 274 pages View more info

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O'NEILL

By: Gelb, Arthur & Barbara

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10039

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Front hinge weak. ; 8vo; 970 pages View more info

Image for THE SCREENS A Play in Seventeen Scenes

THE SCREENS A Play in Seventeen Scenes

By: Genet, Jean

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14071

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Small sticker residue to front free endpaper; 8vo; 201 pages View more info

Image for LOTTE LEHMANN A Life in Opera & Song

LOTTE LEHMANN A Life in Opera & Song

By: Glass, Beaumont

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Capra Press: 1988

Order Number: 12972

ISBN: 0884962776

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; The life of the opera star. INSCRIBED by author to the then president of Cornell University; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 330 pages View more info

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INSIDE MUSIC How to Understand, Listen To, and Enjoy Good Music

By: Haas, Karl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1984

Order Number: 16525

ISBN: 0385185367

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear and chipping to price clipped DJ ; In writing of good music, the author is referring to classical compositions and discusses the composer, fundamentals of rhythm, melody, etc.; 8vo; 465 pages View more info

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MEASURE FOR MEASURE

By: Harding, Davis [editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1954

Order Number: 18554

Condition: Very Good


Boards a bit sunned, especially to spine. ; The Yale Shakespeare; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 131 pages View more info

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GONE WITH THE WIND AS BOOK AND FILM

By: Harwell, Richard [Ed. ]

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Columbia, University of South Carolina Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 4473

ISBN: 0872494209

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Minor shelf wear to DJ ; INSCRIBED by author. Inscribed 'Rick' on half-title and signed 'Richard Harwell' on title page. A collection of essays about the famous book and film. Includes pieces about Margaret Mitchell's days as a journalist, and examinations about the story from every possible angle ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 274 pages View more info