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Aristophanes: The Birds and The Frogs

By: Aristophanes

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1959

Seller ID: 10969

Condition: Fine


Two plays in one binding in a 'flip' format. Clean, crisp and unmarked. The Birds is illustrated by Marian Parry and The Frogs is illustrated with wood engravings by John Austen. A beautiful design, the grey paper over boards has a decorative strip in red and yellow for The Birds and in blue and yellow for The Frogs. This design is repeated on the pages in the center of the book. Black linen half binding with gold lettering. Sandglass I:25 laid in. The sandglass itself has some age toning. Light grey slipcase is firm with a narrow line of toning at the opening. View more info

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Poems & Plays of Robert Browning 1833-1844, Volume 1

By: Browning, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, E. P, Dutton & Co.: 1911

Seller ID: 005261

Condition: Very Good


New York: E. P, Dutton & Co., 1911. Very Good/No Jacket. Everyman's Library. clean, unmarked copy, green binding with gold decoration and lettering on the spine, beautifully decorated endpapers. Edited by Ernest Rhys. View more info

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100 Years of Oz : A Century of Classic Images from the Wizard of Oz

By: Carroll, Willard (editor); Fricke, John (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 1999

Seller ID: 12740

ISBN: 1556709404

Condition: Fine


159 pages. All things Oz, full color images from the 1910's through the 1990's Full color throughout. View more info

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The Way of the World: Comedy in Five Acts

By: Congreve, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1959

Seller ID: 11281

Condition: Very Good++


108 pages, introduction by Louis Kronenberger, 16 color illustrations by T. M. Cleland. Unmarked, bright and crisp. Bound in midnight blue linen with a brocade desiugn emboxxed upon the front board. Spine is lightly sunned with a light blue title block and blue lettersin.. firm slipcase with light fading at the spine. Sanglass Special Publication: S26 laid in. View more info

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Medea, Hippolytus, The Bacchea

By: Euripides, Ayrton, Vellacott, Philip (translator)

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1963

Seller ID: 11343

Condition: Fine


184 unmarked, clear pages Unmarked. . Full page illustrations by Michael Ayrton. Bound in burgundy cloth with black title blocks on the front and spine, gold lettering, matching burgundy stain on top edge. No Sandglass. View more info

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Light Your Torches and Pull Up Your T ights

By: Garnett, Tay; Balling, Fredda Dudley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Rochelle, NY, Arlington House: 1973

Edition: First

Seller ID: 12910

ISBN: 087000204x

Condition: Fine


347 pages, lists of screen credits, also radio and television credits. Unmarked, bright pages. illustrated with b&w photographs. Introduction by Frank Capra. Bound in red cloth with sliver lettering on the spine. "the director of 'The {ostman Always Rings Twice' and other triumphs tells the inside story of his career...with cast and credits. View more info

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The Beggar's Opera: to Which Is Added the Music to Each Song

By: Gay, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1937

Seller ID: 11339

Condition: Very Good +


113 pages, unmarked, original glassine wrapper folded in the back. Introduction by A. P. Herbert, illustrated with lithographs by Mariette Lydis. Boards are a khaki and tan with reddish-brown lettering. Spine is sunned, all edges stained in reddish-brown to match the cover lettering. Firm slipcase with toning at the edges. SandglassL lain in. View more info

Four Plays:: Tamburlaine Part I; Tamburlaine Part II; Doctor Faustus; Edward the Second

By: Marlowe, Christopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1966

Seller ID: 10970

Condition: Very Good++


8 3/4" x 11 1?2", illustrated with cop[per engravings by Albert Decaris. Clean, crisp and unmarked. Bound in a mossy green leather-like fabric, black title blocks on the spine, lettering in gold leaf, top edge stained green. There is an very faint marking at the bottom of the front and back boards near the spine that indicates the book once drew some moisture. Despite this, the outer boards are not discolored. Green slipcase is firm with some toning along the edges at the opening. Sandglass VII:32 laid in. View more info

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Tartuffe & The Would-Be Gentleman

By: Moliere

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1963

Seller ID: 11347

Condition: Fine


197 pages, translated by H. Baker and J. Miller, introduction by Henri Peyre. Illustrated with 27 paintings by Serge Ivanoff. Boards are wrapped horizontally in two shades of cloth, there is a black title block on the spine with gold lettering. Unmarked and housed in a firm black slipcase. Sandglass XI:28 laid in. View more info

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Tartuffe and Other Plays

By: Moliere

Price: $2.75

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., New Amer Library: 1993

Seller ID: 005043

ISBN: 0451524543

Condition: New


New copy, many available. Translated and with an introduction by Donald Frame. View more info

Masterpieces of Russian Drama

By: Noyes, George Rapall

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1933

Seller ID: 003751

Condition: Very Good


902 pages, unmarked. Front hinge just starting to crack, binding is firm. Bound in dark green cloth with gold lettering on the spine, just a touch of shelfwear. View more info

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The Comedies of Shakespeare in Two Volumes

By: Shakespeare

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library:

Seller ID: 12895

Condition: Very Good


Complete and Unabridged with Notes and Glossary. A small name sticker in the front of each volume and some margin notes in 'Midsummer Night's Dream'. Pages clean, bindings firm. Bound in red cloth. Dust Jackets are white with lettering in black and white. View more info

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The Comedies of Shakespeare in Two Volumes

By: Shakespeare

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library:

Seller ID: 12896

Condition: Very Good


Complete and Unabridged with Notes and Glossary. A small name sticker in the front of each volume and some notes on the endpaper.Pages clean, bindings firm. Bound in red cloth. Dust Jackets are white with lettering in black and white. A few letters on the bottom edge. View more info

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Two Plays for Puritans: The Devil's Diciple; Caesar and Cleopatra

By: Shaw, George Bernard

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1966

Seller ID: 11332

Condition: Fine


215 bright, clear pages, 75 illustration by George Him, of these, 14 are in full color. Green cloth binding with two eagles embossed on the front. gold lettering on the spine. Brigth yellow slipcase is firm with a little toning along the open edge and a slight bubbling of the paper in one spot. Sandglass VIII:31 laid in. View more info

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The Rivals and The School for Scandal: Two Comedies

By: Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Heritage Press:

Seller ID: 11323

Condition: Very Good +


333 pages, printed at the Curwen Press, introductory notes by John Mason Brown. Illustrated with 12 color plates by Rene Ben Sussan. cloth binding with figural design in light blue. Top edge red, , title block in red on the spine, with gold lettering. Spine is lightly sunned and there is some toning around the edges of the front and back boards. Firm blue slipcase with light toning at edges. Sandglass VI:18 laid in. View more info

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Faust, A Tragedy: In a Modern Translation by Alice Raphael

By: Von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hertage:

Seller ID: 11025

Condition: Near Fine


183 pages, unmakred, illustrated with 18 lithographs by Eugene Delacroix. Modern translation by Alice Raphael. Deep blue cloth binding with gold lettering on the front and on the spine. Original glassine wrapper folded in the back. Sandglass XIII:15 laid in. Firm grey slipcase with toning around the edges. View more info

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Alcestiad with a Satyr Play The Drunken Sisters

By: Wilder, Thorton

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pa., Franklin Library: 1977

Edition: Limited First Edition

Seller ID: 001912

Condition: Fine


Limited first edition. Bound in deep sage green leather with gold decoration on all sides, raised bands. All edges gilt. Silk endpapers and ribbon marker. Folder with publishers notes laid in. View more info

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East of the Sun and West of the Moon: A Play by Nancy Willard

By: Willard, Nancy; Moser, Barry (illustrator)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, Publishers: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 13018

ISBN: 0152247505

Condition: Near Fine


Stated First Edtion, unmarked with a hint of a wrinkle at the top page corner of title page. View more info

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Shakespeare's Heroines on the Stage, 2 Volumes

By: Wingate, Charles E. L.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y Crowell & Co.:

Seller ID: 006286

Condition: Very Good ++


New York: Thomas Y Crowell & Co.. Very Good ++/No Jacket Issued. Beautiful set with a total of 355 pages, 53 illustrations from photographs and rare prints, indexed. The author discusses 13 roles and the women who played them prior to 1900. Frontis illustration on volume 1 is Maude Adams as Juliet, volume 2 frontis is Fanny Davenport as Cleopatra, both with printed tissue guards. Title page with red lettering, top edges gilt. Bound in blue cloth with lovely decoration in gold on front covers, lettering in gold. Unmarked, bright, corners sharp, a bit of wear at spine ends. View more info