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THEATRE and DRAMA - GENERAL

SHERIDAN AND THE DRAMA OF GEORGIAN ENGLAND John Loftis. Basil Blackwell 1976. Excellent condition. Pb. Unread. Gift inscribed to owner.

174

6

THE HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL THEATRE John Elsom & Nicholas Tomalin. Jonathan Cape 1978. Unread. Hb + dj. Excellent condition, save for some darkening of dj spine.

342

8

THEATRE IN ASIA The Drama Review. Vol 15 No 3 Spring 1971. Folk, ritual, classic and proletarian theatres; aesthetics, politics, social change; cinema, music, dance; the impact of the west Unread. Pb. Covers a bit scruffy, rear cover: thin printed coating torn in places; small tear base of spine. Book otherwise in good condition, structure perfect. 40 wide-ranging papers from experts in their subjects.

352

7

MOVEMENT, AWARENESS & CREATIVITY Lea Bartal, Nira Neeman. Souvenir Press 1975. Hb with dj. Unread. Page edges and top of dj a bit faded. Rear edge of dj a bit scuffed in centre.

179

8

THEATRE IN BRITAIN: A Playgoer's Guide. Peter Roberts. Pub 1973. P'b. B/w illus. New York, NY: Pitman Publishing Corporation. Soft Cover. 9" x 4". Good/No Jacket as issued. Peter Roberts explores the work of an exciting generation of new playwrights, showing the influence of directors, designers and producers on their work. Opera and ballet receive full coverage, as do regional and young people's theatre. The book describes, too, the work of British actors and actresses who have received growing international acclaim in recent years, and gives inside details of their training. Binding is firm, and pages are clean, owner inscribed.

191

4.50

GREASEPAINT MONKEY (An actor on acting) John Cairney. Luath Press 2010. 1st edition. Excellent condition, read once. Pb.

156

7

MAKE-UP FOR THE AMATEUR Callum Mill. Modern Stage Handbooks 7. The Albyn Press 1955 (1st edition). Hb Illustrated with photos and diagrams. Cloth cover shows some damp marks, dj scuffed and torn, front has image on glossy outer part of paper missing strips. Body of book in excellent condition.

64

7

THEATRE IN REVIEW Ed Frederick Lumley. Richard Paterson, 1956. 1st edition. Hb.Illus. With photos. A lively and controversial survey of the present state of the theatre, written by twenty leading critics, producers and actors. Body of book in excellent condition. Dj and inside cover show some damp marks. Owner inscribed.

201

8

THEATRE IN BRITAIN: A Playgoers Guide Peter Roberts. Pitman Publishing 1973. Tall pb. A complete reference guide both to current status quo and essential contacts.

191

4

THEATRE IN BRITAIN: A Playgoers Guide Peter Roberts. Pitman Publishing 1975. Tall pb. A complete reference guide both to current status quo and essential contacts.

192

4

THE ACTOR AND HIS BODY Litz Pisk. Harrap 1975. (1st edition). Hb. Illus. By diagrams and Xrays. Excellent condition, unread. Author the finest and most influential teacher of theatre movement today. (1975).

95

15

GAMBIT International Theatre Review. Vol 4 Number 14. Calder and Boyars. Special issue dedicated to Childrens Theatre. Contains full script of Unicorn Theatres The Prince, the Wolf and the Firebird by Jackson Lacey. With contributions from Caryl Jenner, Violet Philpott, Hans Snoek, Ilse Rodenberg and others. Some tears to glossy surface of front cover page.

144

6

GAMBIT International Theatre Review. Vol 8 Number 31. Calder and Boyars. Special issue dedicated to political theatre. Contains full script of That Good Between Us by Howard Barker. With contributions from Roger Howard, John Calder, Max Stafford-Clark and others.

144

9.50

THEATRE and DRAMA - SHAKESPEARE

THE STRANGER IN SHAKESPEARE Leslie A Fiedler. Paladin 1974

224

5

SHAKESPEARE SURVEY. 12 Ed. Allardyce Nicoll. Cambridge University Press 1959.

164

10

SHAKESPEARE IN MUSIC Louis C Elson. Books for Libraries Press, NY. (Library of Shakespearian Biography and Criticism). Series II, Part A. Reprint 1970.

354

15

THEATRE and DRAMA PERSONALITIES

MOLLY WEIR STEPPING INTO THE SPOTLIGHT: The ITMA Years. Hutchinson 1975. 1st edition. Autographed by the author (M Weir) Best wishes. Yours aye, Molly Weir. 13th October 1975 Very good condition. Hb + dj. Minor damp mark inside dj on cloth cover.

190

7

ELLEN TERRY Roger Manvell. Heron Books Collectors Edition 1968 (1st edition). Hb red leather with gold marking. Very good condition, no dj, some damp marks to cover, and page edge darkening.

390

5

IAN HOLM Acting My Life Autobiography. Corgi Books 2004 (1st edition). Illus with photos. Pb, excellent condition.

448

8.50

SCRIPTS

SAINT JOAN - Bernard Shaw. PENGUIN, Limited Edition 1946 commemorating Shaws 90th birthday. Excellent condition, paperback

192

6

PLAYS UNPLEASANT Bernard Shaw (Widowers Houses, The Philanderer, Mrs Warrens Profession) PENGUIN, Limited Edition 1946 commemorating Shaws 90th birthday. Excellent condition, paperback

288

6

PLAYS PLEASANT - Bernard Shaw (Arms and the Man, Candida, The Man of Destiny, You Never Can Tell). PENGUIN, Limited Edition 1946 commemorating Shaws 90th birthday. Excellent condition, paperback

351

6

THE TRAGEDY OF OTHELLO W Shakespeare Folio Society 1955 (2nd impression 1962). Intro by Ivor Brown, Designs by Tanya Moiseiwitsch, glossary. Hb with slip case. Excellent condition, save slip case somewhat scuffed and has small damp mark near bottom.

118

12.50

AS YOU LIKE IT W Shakespeare Folio Society 1953 (2nd impression 1959). Intro by Peter Brook, Designs by Salvador Dali, glossary. Hb with slip case. Excellent condition, save minor marks to slip case and darkening to spine.

95

12.50

KING HENRY IV Part One W Shakespeare Folio Society 1965. Intro by Roger Planchon, Designs by Rene Allio, glossary. Hb with slip case. Excellent condition, save slip case somewhat scuffed

104

12.50

THE TRAGEDY OF HAMLET W Shakespeare Folio Society 1954 (2nd impression 1961). Intro by Richard Burton, Designs by Roger Furse, glossary. Hb with slip case. Excellent condition, save slip case somewhat scuffed

134

12.50

KING RICHARD III W Shakespeare Folio Society 1961. Intro by Douglas Seale, Designs by Leslie Hurry, glossary. Hb with slip case. Excellent condition, save slip case somewhat scuffed

127

12.50

THE TRAGEDY OF KING LEAR W Shakespeare Folio Society 1956 (2nd impression 1960). Intro by Sir Donald Wolfit, Designs by Noguchi, glossary. Hb with slip case. Excellent condition, save slip case somewhat scuffed and small damp mark top inside rear cover only.

132

12.50

ORPHEUS, OEDIPUS REX and THE INFERNAL MACHINE Jean Cocteau. Introductory essay on Cocteau and the theatre by Carl Wildman. Oxford Paperbacks No 47. OUP 1962. Pb. Body of book in good condition. Some damp marks on cover and inside cover pages.

154

12.50

THE JESUIT Donald Campbell. Paul Harris Publishing 1976 (1st edition). Hb, Illus. With production photos. ..timeless and universal quality dealing as it does with the age-old conflict between Church and State.... also a powerful play about bigotry and prejudice... As new, though glossy dj has lost some of its shine.

94

5

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Oscar Wilde. Intro by John Gielgud. Heinemann The Drama Library, 1962. Hb, excellent condition save for damp mark on rear cover and minor foxing inside covers. Owner inscribed.

89

7

THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Tim Kelly/ Arthur Conan Doyle. Samuel French. Pen script amendments and sound cues entered for a performance.

72

1

THE SPARTAN GIRL A J Talbot/ Euripedes (a doubtful tragedy). Samuel French. 1 act. Adapted for modern costume and furnished with a brighter ending

20

1

THE CHINESE PENDANT and other plays Harry Austin. Samuel French. 4 varied 1 act plays (inc Maria Marten)

58

1

THE LYRIC REVUE Arthur Macrae sketches. Samuel French.

51

1

THE GLOBE REVUE Arthur Macrae.- sketches. Samuel French.

49

1

SNAP OUT OF IT Ed. Roger Chapman. Methuen Young Drama. A programme about mental illness devised by the Leeds Playhouse Theatre in Education team.

61

3

THE RELUCTANT DEBUTANTE William Douglas Home. Evans Drama Library. Comedy

88

3

A FRIEND INDEED - William Douglas Home. Samuel French. Comedy.

73

3

THE TINKER Laurence Dobie & Robert Sloman. Samuel French. A play

88

3

SIMON AND LAURA Alan Melville. Samuel French. A comedy.

75

3

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