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Hawkridge Bookshop DRAMA catalogue of antiquarian books

Author:ABBEY EDWIN A.:
Title:THE COMEDIES OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE WITH MANY DRAWINGS
Publisher:1896 HARPER AND BROTHERS, FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK
Description:4 VOLUMES WITH GREY BOARDS AND CREAM SPINES. VOLUME 1: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, AS YOU LIKE IT, THE COMEDY OF ERRORS AND THE TEMPEST. VOLUME 2: MIDSUMMER-NIGHT`S DREAM, TWELFTH NIGHT, TAMING OF THE SHREW AND TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA. VOLUME 3: MERCHANT OF VENICE, ALL`S WELL THAT ENDS WELL AND LOVE`S LABOUR`S LOST. VOLUME 4: MEASURE FOR MEASURE, MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR AND WINTER`S TALE. BLACK & WHITE PLATES WITH TISSUES. SERRATED PAGE EDGES. EXTRA POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED.
Price (£):150.00
Stock No:13447 Click to enquire

Author:ALFRED DE VIGNY:
Title:CINQ MARS
Publisher:PARIS. LIBRAIRIE DELAGRAVE. 1919-1920
Description:TWO VOLUMES. EDITION DEFINITIVE. FROM THE OEUVRES COMPLETES. UNIFORMLY BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS, TEG, THREE RAISED BANDS, MARBLED END PAPERS. A VERY NICE SET. FRENCH TEXT.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:19909 Click to enquire

Author:ALFRED DE VIGNY:
Title:DAPHNE
Publisher:PARIS. LIBRAIRIE DELAGRAVE. 1913
Description:EDITION DEFINITIVE. FROM THE OEUVRES COMPLETES. BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS, TEG, THREE RAISED BANDS, MARBLED END PAPERS. A VERY NICE COPY. FRENCH TEXT.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:19913 Click to enquire

Author:ALFRED DE VIGNY:
Title:POESIES
Publisher:PARIS. LIBRAIRIE DELAGRAVE. 1924
Description:EDITION DEFINITIVE. FROM THE OEUVRES COMPLETES. BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS, TEG, THREE RAISED BANDS, MARBLED END PAPERS. A VERY NICE COPY. FRENCH TEXT.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:19914 Click to enquire

Author:ALFRED DE VIGNY:
Title:SERVITUDE ET GRANEUR MILITAIRES
Publisher:PARIS. LIBRAIRIE DELAGRAVE. 1924
Description:EDITION DEFINITIVE. FROM THE OEUVRES COMPLETES. BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS, TEG, THREE RAISED BANDS, MARBLED END PAPERS. A VERY NICE COPY. FRENCH TEXT.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:19911 Click to enquire

Author:ALFRED DE VIGNY:
Title:STELLO
Publisher:PARIS. LIBRAIRIE DELAGRAVE. 1924
Description:EDITION DEFINITIVE. FROM THE OEUVRES COMPLETES. BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS, TEG, THREE RAISED BANDS, MARBLED END PAPERS. A VERY NICE COPY. FRENCH TEXT.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:19910 Click to enquire

Author:ALFRED DE VIGNY:
Title:THEATRE
Publisher:PARIS. LIBRAIRIE DELAGRAVE. 1924
Description:TWO VOLUMES. EDITION DEFINITIVE. FROM THE OEUVRES COMPLETES. VOL 1: CHATTERTON AND LA MARECHALE D' ANCRE. VOL 2: QUITTE POUR LA PEUR AND LE MORE DE VENISE. UNIFORMLY BOUND IN QUARTER LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS, TEG, THREE RAISED BANDS, MARBLED END PAPERS. A VERY NICE SET. FRENCH TEXT.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:19908 Click to enquire

Author:ARDEN JOHN:
Title:TO PRESENT THE PRETENCE - ESSAYS ON THE THEATRE AND ITS PUBLIC
Publisher:LONDON EYRE METHUEN, 1977
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUSTWRAP. TWO ESSAYS WRITTEN IN COLLABORATION WITH MARGARETTE D'ARCY.
Price (£):10.50
Stock No:23966 Click to enquire

Author:ARISTOPHANES:
Title:THE CLOUDS
Publisher:MOUNT VERNON. THE PETER PAUPER PRESS. 1941
Description:VERY GOOD COPY. ONE OF 895 COPIES SET BY HAND IN DWIGGIN`S METRO TYPE PRINTED ON SPECIALLY MADE WORTHY PAPER AT THE WALPOLE PRINTING OFFICE. MOUNT VERNON, NEW YORK.
Price (£):38.00
Stock No:17181 Click to enquire

Author:BARRIE J. M.:
Title:QUALITY STREET - A COMEDY IN FOUR ACTS
Publisher:LONDON, HODDER AND STOUGHTON, 1913
Description:DE LUXE EDITION, ROYAL QUARTO, FULL VELUM, ELABORATE GILT DESIGN TO THE FRONT BOARD AND SPINE. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 489 AND SIGNED BY HUGH THOMSON. WITH 22 TIPPED-IN COLOUR PLATES BY THOMSON. LACKS THE TIES. A VERY NICE COPY.
Price (£):360.00
Stock No:26289 Click to enquire

Author:BEAUMONT FRANCIS AND FLETCHER JOHN:
Title:FIFTY COMEDIES AND TRAGEDIES
Publisher:LONDON, MARTYN,1679
Description:SECOND EDITION, FOLIO, FULL CALF WITH ORIGINAL BOARDS AND LATER SPINE WITH RAISED BANDS, NEW LABEL AND ENDPAPERS, LACKS FRONTISPIECE PORTRAIT, TITLE PAGE RESTORED, BUT A VERY GOOD COPY. 578 + 554 PAGES. THE PAGINATION SUGGESTS THAT THE LAST FEW PAGES OF THE LAST PLAY MAY BE MISSING. THE SECOND EDITION CONTAINS 18 MORE PLAYS THAN THE FIRST EDITION.
Price (£):1500.00
Stock No:27654 Click to enquire

Author:BEERBOHM MAX:
Title:MORE THEATRES 1898-1903
Publisher:RUPERT HART-DAVIS. LONDON. 1969
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A COLLECTION OF CAREFULLY SELECTED ESSAYS OF THE THEATRE. SCARCE.
Price (£):58.00
Stock No:20536 Click to enquire

Author:BLACK PETER:
Title:THE BIGGEST ASPIDISTRA IN THE WORLD
Publisher:LONDON. BBC. 1972
Description:VERY GOOD CONDITION HARDBACK AND DUSTWRAP. SLIGHTLY FOXED EDGES. A PERSONAL CELEBRATION OF 50 YEARS OF THE BBC.
Price (£):7.50
Stock No:6309 Click to enquire

Author:BRADBROOK M. C.:
Title:JOHN WEBSTER CITIZEN AND DRAMATIST
Publisher:LONDON, WEIDENFELD AND NICOLSON, 1980
Description:FIRST EDITION, VERY GOOD IN HARDBACK, DUSTWRAPPER. THE LIFE OF THE DRAMATIST.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:24881 Click to enquire

Author:BRIGHOUSE HAROLD (EDITED BY):
Title:THE WORKS OF STANLEY HOUGHTON
Publisher:CONSTABLE. LONDON. 1914
Description:THREE VOLUMES IN BROWN CLOTH. NO DUSTWRAPS. THIS EDITION CONSISTS OF 1040 COPIES OF WHICH 1000 ARE FOR SALE. PORTRAIT FRONTISPIECE IN EACH VOLUME. SLIGHT FOXING. A VERY GOOD SET.
Price (£):50.00
Stock No:12943 Click to enquire

Author:BROWN JOHN RUSSELL AND HARRIS BERNARD:
Title:AMERICAN THEATRE NO. 10: STRATFORD-UPON-AVON STUDIES
Publisher:1967, EDWARD ARNOLD LTD., LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:28032 Click to enquire

Author:BROWN JOHN RUSSELL AND HARRIS BERNARD:
Title:CONTEMPORARY THEATRE NO. 4: STRATFORD-UPON-AVON STUDIES
Publisher:1962, EDWARD ARNOLD LTD., LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:28031 Click to enquire

Author:BROWN JOHN RUSSELL AND HARRIS BERNARD:
Title:ELIZABETHAN THEATRE NO. 9: STRATFORD-UPON-AVON STUDIES
Publisher:1966, EDWARD ARNOLD LTD., LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD CELLOPHANE PROTECTED DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:28034 Click to enquire

Author:CHALMERS HELENA:
Title:CLOTHES ON AND OFF THE STAGE
Publisher:1935 D. APPLETON-CENTURY CO., NEW YORK
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK. BOUND IN BLUE CLOTH WITH GOLD LETTERING TO FRONT AND SPINE. HISTORY OF DRESS FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY. 51 ILLUSTRATIONS BY THE AUTHOR. SCARCE.
Price (£):24.00
Stock No:24416 Click to enquire

Author:CHEKHOV ANTON:
Title:GREATEST PLAYS
Publisher:FRANKLIN, 1979, PENNSYLVANNIA
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN BLACK DECORATED BOARDS WITH RAISED BANDS AND GILT TO ALL PAGE EDGES. QUARTER BONDED LEATHER.TRANSLATED BY ELISAVETA FEN AND ILLUSTRATED BY STAN HUNTER.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:21665 Click to enquire

Author:DRYDEN JOHN:
Title:SECRET LOVE OF THE MAIDEN QUEEN
Publisher:LONDON, HENRY HERRINGTON, 1669
Description:VERY NICELY REBOUND IN HALF CALF OVER BROWN CLOTH, NEW ENDPAPERS, GILT TITLES. FROM THE LIBRARY OF DOUGLAS GRANT, CHAIR OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS, WITH HIS SIGNATURE IN PENCIL. TITLE PAGE, PREFACE (vi), 68pp. A VERY GOOD AND HANDSOME COPY.
Price (£):230.00
Stock No:25203 Click to enquire

Author:DRYDEN JOHN:
Title:THE INDIAN EMPEROUR OR THE CONQUEST MEXICO BY THE SPANIARDS
Publisher:LONDON, HENRY HERRINGTON, 1686
Description:VERY NICELY REBOUND IN HALF CALF OVER BROWN CLOTH, NEW ENDPAPERS, GILT TITLES. FROM THE LIBRARY OF DOUGLAS GRANT, CHAIR OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS, WITH HIS SIGNATURE IN PENCIL. TITLE PAGE, DEDICATION (iv),(i), PROLOGUE (i), 62pp. ADVERTS (ii). A VERY GOOD AND HANDSOME COPY.
Price (£):230.00
Stock No:25204 Click to enquire

Author:DRYDEN JOHN:
Title:TYRANNICK LOVE OR THE ROYAL MARTYR
Publisher:LONDON, HENRY HERRINGTON, 1686
Description:VERY NICELY REBOUND IN HALF CALF OVER BROWN CLOTH, NEW ENDPAPERS, GILT TITLES. FROM THE LIBRARY OF DOUGLAS GRANT, CHAIR OF AMERICAN LITERATURE, UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS, WITH HIS SIGNATURE IN PENCIL. TITLE PAGE, DEDICATION ii), PREFACE (iv), PROLOGUE (ii), 60pp. adverts (ii). A VERY GOOD AND HANDSOME COPY.
Price (£):230.00
Stock No:25205 Click to enquire

Author:DRYDEN JOHN AND MR. LEE:
Title:THE STATE OF INNOCENCE (1684)-BOUND WITH- OEDIPUS: A TRAGEDY (1692)
Publisher:LONDON, 1684 AND 1692
Description:TWO WORKS BY DRYDEN BOUND IN MODERN (1934) FULL BROWN LEATHER. THE STATE OF INNOCENCE AND THE FALL OF MAN, AN OPERA. PRINTED BY H.H. FOR HENRY HERRINGMAN, 1684. (DEDICATION, 4pp, POEM OF PARADISE, 2pp, AUTHOR'S APOLOGY, 6pp, STATE OF INNOCENCE, 26pp. BOUND WITH OEDIPUS; A TRAGEDY BY DRYDEN AND MR. LEE, FOURTH EDITION, PRINTED FOR RICHARD BENTLEY, COVENT GARDEN, 1692. (PREFACE, 2pp, DRAMATIS PERSONAE, 1pp, PROLOGUE, 1pp, OEDIPUS, 71pp, EPILOGUE, 1pp.). NEW ENDPAPERS, BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. BROWNING OF PAGES COMENSURATE WITH THE AGE. FINE BINDING WITH A FEW MARKS TO THE LEATHER. VERY SCARCE.
Price (£):1000.00
Stock No:30743 Click to enquire

Author:ELIOT T. S.:
Title:THE CONFIDENTIAL CLERK
Publisher:LONDON, FABER, 1954
Description:FIRST EDITION, THE BOOK IS FINE, THE DUSTWRAPPER IS VERY GOOD/NEAR FINE.
Price (£):50.00
Stock No:28729 Click to enquire

Author:FARQUHAR GEORGE:
Title:THE COMPLETE WORKS OF GEORGE FARQUHAR
Publisher:NONSUCH PRESS, LONDON, 1930
Description:TWO VOLUMES, LIMITED TO 900 SETS. THIS BEING NUMBER 191. EDITED BY CHARLES STONEHILL. VERY GOOD. CARD COVERS, BUCKRUM SPINE. OVERSEAS POSTAGE WILL BE EXTRAQ.
Price (£):100.00
Stock No:26484 Click to enquire

Author:FITZ-SIMON CHRISTOPHER:
Title:THE ARTS IN IRELAND: A CHRONOLOGY
Publisher:DUBLIN GILL AND MACMILLAN LTD, 1982
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUSTWRAP. WELL ILLUSTRATED AND INCLUDES ARCHITECTURE, SCULPTURE, PAINTING, MUSIC, DRAMA, POETRY AND PROSE. FROM THE STONE AGE TO 1970
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:22626 Click to enquire

Author:FUERST WALTER AND HUME SAMUEL:
Title:20TH CENTURY STAGE DECORATION (2 VOLUMES)
Publisher:LONDON, KNOPF, 1928
Description:FIRST EDITION IN TWO VOLUMES, QUARTER RED CLOTH OVER MARBLED BOARDS. VOL. 1 IS THE TEXT (178 PAGES), VOL. 2 THE PLATES ( 7 IN COLOUR AND 387 IN MONOCHROME). SOME FOXING TO THE PRELIMS AND PAGE EDGES, SLIGHT WEAR TO THE EDGE OF THE BOARDS BUT A VERY GOOD SET. HEAVY, SO POSTAGE AT COST.
Price (£):70.00
Stock No:30310 Click to enquire

Author:GALSWORTHY JOHN:
Title:THE PLAYS OF JOHN GALSWORTHY
Publisher:DUCKWORTH. LONDON. 1929
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN FULL BLUE LEATHER WITH GILT LETTERING ON SPINE, PORTRAIT FRONTISPIECE, GILT TOP LEAF ENDS, 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):21.00
Stock No:16873 Click to enquire

Author:GRIVELET MICHEL:
Title:THOMAS HEYWOOD ET LE DRAME DOMESTIQUE ELIZABETHAN
Publisher:PARIS. DIDIER 1957
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN YELLOW CLOTH. FRENCH TEXT WITH PENCIL ANNOTATIONS THROUGHOUT (IN ENGLISH!).
Price (£):16.00
Stock No:13526 Click to enquire

Author:HENLEY W.E. AND R.L.STEVENSON:
Title:THREE PLAYS
Publisher:1892 DAVID NUTT, THE STRAND, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY. ON JAPANESE VELLUM PAPER. LIMITED EDITION OF ONLY 30 COPIES: THIS BEING NO.8. CREAM BOARDS A LITTLE WORN AND STAINED. DEACON BRODIE, BEAU AUSTIN, ADMIRAL GUINEA.
Price (£):250.00
Stock No:13303 Click to enquire

Author:HERN NICHOLAS:
Title:PETER HANDKE - THEATRE AND ANTI-THEATRE
Publisher:LONDON OSWALD WOLFF, 1971
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUSTWRAP. VOL FIVE OF MODERN GERMAN AUTHORS, TEXTS AND CONTEXTS
Price (£):11.50
Stock No:23967 Click to enquire

Author:HIBBARD GEORGE ET AL:
Title:THE ELIZABETHAN THEATRE IV
Publisher:MACMILLAN. LONDON. 1974
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAP. PAPERS GIVEN AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ELIZABETHAN THEATRE HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO ONTARIO 1972.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:13217 Click to enquire

Author:IBSEN HENRIK:
Title:FOUR PLAYS
Publisher:1979 FRANKLIN LIBRARY, PENNSYLVANIA
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN GREEN DECORATED BOARDS , RAISED BANDS TO THE SPINE AND GILT TO ALL PAGE EDGES. QUARTER BONDED LEATHER. TRANSLATED BY EVA LE GALLIENNE AND ILLUSTRATED BY TONY EUBANKS.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:29304 Click to enquire

Author:INSKIP DONALD:
Title:JEAN GIRAUDOUX JEAN: THE MAKING OF A DRAMATIST
Publisher:1958 OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD BUT SLIGHTLY GRUBBY, PROTECTED DUSTWRAP. THIS IS A STUDY OF AN INFLUENTIAL FRENCH PLAYWRIGHT WHOSE PLAYS RECEIVED APPRECIATION THROUGHOUT THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING WORLD.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:13233 Click to enquire

Author:IRVING LAURENCE:
Title:HENRY IRVING
Publisher:NEW YORK. MACMILLAN. 1952
Description:FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, VERY GOOD IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPER (WITH CREASES). NEARLY 700 PAGES, ILLUSTRATED.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:23117 Click to enquire

Author:JAMES HENRY:
Title:THE AMBASSADORS
Publisher:1981 FRANKLIN LIBRARY, PENNSYLVANIA
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN BLUE DECORATED BOARDS , RAISED BANDS TO THE SPINE AND GILT TO ALL PAGE EDGES. QUARTER BONDED LEATHER.ILLUSTRATED BY MICHAEL HOOKS.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:29305 Click to enquire

Author:JENKINS ANTHONY:
Title:THE THEATRE OF TOM STOPPARD
Publisher:CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 1987
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD PROTECTED DUSTWRAP. FIRST EDITION.
Price (£):16.00
Stock No:13518 Click to enquire

Author:KINNEY ARTHUR F.:
Title:ON SEVEN SHAKESPEARE COMEDIES
Publisher:U.S.A. THE SCARAB PRESS,1969
Description:VERY GOOD COPY. NO DUSTWRAP.ILLUSTRATED WITH ORIGINAL WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY HOWARD JOHN BESNIA AND SIGNED BY HIM. HAND-MADE PAPER WITH UNCUT EDGES.LIMITED EDITION 141 0F 240 COPIES.SLIGHT DAMAGE TO SPINE. COMMENTS ON SEVEN SHAKESPEAREAN COMEDIES-THE COMEDY OF ERRORS,LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST,A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING,AS YOU LIKE IT,TWELFTH NIGHT,THE TEMPEST
Price (£):50.00
Stock No:15762 Click to enquire

Author:LEPPER FRANK:
Title:THE BEES AN ARISTOPHANIC COMEDY OF OXFORD
Publisher:OXFORD 1968
Description:VERY GOOD BLACK CLOTH - GILT TITLES. PRINTED FOR CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE. A PLAY LINKING ANCIENT PLAYS, THE POLITICS OF OXFORD UNIVERSITY AND CORPUS CHRISTI COLLEGE.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:21113 Click to enquire

Author:MACLURE MILLAR:
Title:MARLOWE THE CRITICAL HERITAGE 1588-1896
Publisher:ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL. LONDON. 1979
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:13221 Click to enquire

Author:MCALINDON T.:
Title:ENGLISH RENAISSANCE TRAGEDY
Publisher:VANCOUVER THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA PRESS, 1986
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUSTWRAP. TEXT PROVIDES A BROAD PERSPECTIVE ON ITS SUBJECT, TOGETHER WITH DETAILED STUDIES OF MAJOR PLAYS.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:23963 Click to enquire

Author:MILNE A.A.:
Title:FIRST PLAYS
Publisher:CHATTO & WINDUS. LONDON. 1919
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN FADED GREY CLOTH NO DUSTWRAP, SECOND IMPRESSION 1919, ROUGH CUT PAGES
Price (£):16.00
Stock No:18189 Click to enquire

Author:MOORE DON D. (EDITOR):
Title:WEBSTER - THE CRITICAL HERITAGE
Publisher:LONDON ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL, 1981
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUST WRAP. THE CRITICAL HERITAGE SERIES. AUTHOR TRACES WEBSTER`S CRITICAL REPUTATION FROM THE CONTEMPORARY RESPONSE UP THE END OF THE 19C.
Price (£):16.00
Stock No:17768 Click to enquire

Author:NELSON ALAN H.:
Title:THE MEDIEVAL ENGLISH STAGE
Publisher:1975 THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY - NO DUSTWRAP. CORPUS CHRISTI PAGEANTS AND PLAYS. SECOND IMPRESSION
Price (£):14.50
Stock No:23948 Click to enquire

Author:NICOLL ALLARDYCE (EDITOR):
Title:THE WORKS OF CYRIL TOURNEUR
Publisher:THE FANFROLICO PRESS LONDON
Description:QUARTO, NICELY BOUND COPY IN GREEN BOARDS. GILT TITLE ON SPINE AND GILT PICTURE OF MAN ON FRONT BOARDS WITH TWO LIONS ( THE ATHEIST`S TRAGEDIE) SERRATED EDGES TO PAGES . PRINTED ON HAND-MADE PAPER AND LIMITED TO 750 COPIES. WITH DECORATIONS BY FREDERICK CARTER.
Price (£):95.00
Stock No:13271 Click to enquire

Author:OLSON KIRBY:
Title:COMEDY AFTER POSTMODERNISM
Publisher:2001 TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY PRESS
Description:FIRST EDITION, FINE COPY IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAP. REREADING COMEDY FROM EDWARD LEAR TO CHARLES WILLEFORD.
Price (£):23.00
Stock No:23945 Click to enquire

Author:OXBERRY WILLIAM:
Title:THE NEW ENGLISH DRAMA, SIX VOLUMES
Publisher:LONDON, W. SIMPKIN AND R. MARSHALL, 1818-1823
Description:THE OXBERRY EDITION WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES, NOTES AND CRITICAL COMMENTARY, FAITHFULLY MARKED WITH THE STAGE BUSINESS AND STAGE DIRECTIONS. SIX ODD VOLUMES, BOUND IN FULL LEATHER WITH ELABORATE GILT TOOLING TO THE SPINES. THESE ARE VOLUMES 2,3 4, 6, 10 AND 17. INTERNALLY THEY ARE VERY GOOD, BUT ALL HAVE DAMAGE TO THE TOP OF THE SPINES, FOUR OF THEM WITH SIGNIFICANT LOSS. THESE SCARCE ITEMS ARE THEREFORE PRICED TO SELL. A PHOTOGRAPH CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE.
Price (£):115.00
Stock No:23707 Click to enquire

Author:PARTRIDGE ERIC:
Title:SHAKESPEARE'S BAWDY
Publisher:ROUTLEDGE. LONDON. 1947
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN BLUE CLOTH - NO DUSTWRAP. A LITERARY & PSYCHOLOGICAL ESSAY AND COMPREHENSIVE GLOSSARY. LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES THIS IS NO.401. 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):58.00
Stock No:12865 Click to enquire

Author:PEERS EDGAR ALLISON:
Title:ELIZABETHAN DRAMA AND ITS MAD FOLK
Publisher:1977 FOLCROFT LIBRARY EDITIONS, CAMBRIDGE
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK COPY. THE HARNESS PRIZE ESSAY FOR 1913 - REPRINT OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION OF 1914.
Price (£):14.50
Stock No:23949 Click to enquire

Author:PIZARRO JOAQUIN MARTINEZ:
Title:A RHETORIC OF THE SCENE: DRAMATIC NARRATIVE IN THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES
Publisher:1989, UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO PRESS
Description:NEAR FINE COPY IN NEAR FINE DUSTWRAP. ILLUSTRATED WITH BLACK AND WHITE PLATES.
Price (£):8.00
Stock No:28036 Click to enquire

Author:RADCLIFF-UMSTEAD DOUGLAS:
Title:THE BIRTH OF MODERN COMEDY IN RENAISSANCE ITALY
Publisher:THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS. CHICAGO. 1969
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN SLIGHTLY WORN DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):11.00
Stock No:13583 Click to enquire

Author:RATCLIFFE DOROTHY UNA:
Title:JINGLING LANE
Publisher:LUND HUMPHRIES. 1954
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A DRAMATIZED IDYLL IN A YORKSHIRE DALE. ILLUSTRATED BY CECILE WALTON. LIMITED TO 999 COPIES THIS ONE 811.
Price (£):17.00
Stock No:9330 Click to enquire

Author:READE BRIAN:
Title:BALLET DESIGNS AND ILLUSTRATIONS 1581-1940
Publisher:1967 LONDON, HMSO
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK - PURPLE BOARDS WITH SLIGHTLY FADED SPINE. A CATALOGUE RAISONNE OF PRINTS AND DRAWINGS ACQUIRED BY THE VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM. INCLUDES OVER 170 ILLUSTRATIONS, WITH SIMILAR NUMBER OF SHORT BIOGRAPHIES AND A SHORT BIBLIOGRAPHY. EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:13111 Click to enquire

Author:RICKS CHRISTOPHER (EDITED BY):
Title:ENGLISH DRAMA TO 1710
Publisher:SPHERE REFERENCE. LONDON. 1987
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. SPHERE HISTORY OF LITERATURE .
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:13516 Click to enquire

Author:ROSSITER A.P.:
Title:ENGLISH DRAMA FROM EARLY TIMES TO THE ELIZABETHANS
Publisher:1959 HUTCHINSON, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 4TH IMPRESSION.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:26377 Click to enquire

Author:ROSTON MURRAY:
Title:BIBLICAL DRAMA IN ENGLAND: FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE PRESENT DAY
Publisher:1968 FABER AND FABER, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. IN ITS COMPREHENSIVENESS, CRITICAL ACUTENESS AND FLUENT STYLE THIS NEW WORK WILL BE OF VALUE AND APPEAL BOTH TO SPECIALISTS AND TO THE WIDER PUBLIC.
Price (£):14.00
Stock No:23951 Click to enquire

Author:SCHELLING FELIX:
Title:ELIZABETHAN PLAYWRIGHTS
Publisher:NEW YORK HARPER & BROTHERS, 1925
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK. A SHORT HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH DRAMA FROM MEDIEVAL TIMES TO THE CLOSING OF THE THEATERS IN 1942
Price (£):11.50
Stock No:23964 Click to enquire

Author:SCHOENBAUM S. AND DESSEN ALAN C. (EDITORS):
Title:RENAISSANCE DRAMA
Publisher:1972 NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY PRESS, U.S.A.
Description:VERY GOOD COPY - NO DUSTWRAP. NEW SERIES V. ESSAYS PRINCIPALLY ON COMEDY.
Price (£):12.50
Stock No:23947 Click to enquire

Author:SCHONBERG BENT:
Title:HANS BRENAA- DANISH BALLET MASTER
Publisher:DANCE BOOKS, LONDON, 1990
Description:A HARDBACK BOOK WITH BLACK AND WHITE PICTURES. IN FINE CONDITION. PALE BLUE DUSTWRAP WITH RED LETTERING AND PHOTOGRAPHS.THE STORY OF A GREAT DANISH BALLET DANCER.
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Author:SHAKESPEARE W., VANBRUGH J. AND HOME J.:
Title:ENGLISH DRAMA
Publisher:LONDON, SIMPKIN, 1821
Description:FIVE PLAYS, THE OXBERRY EDITIONS, BOUND IN VERY NICE TREE CALF. WITH NEW SPINE AND LABEL. THE PLAYS ARE: THE CONDEDERACY; TWELFTH NIGHT; CYBERLINE; DOUGLAS; AND THE TEMPEST. EACH HAS A FRONTISPIECE AND STAGE DIRECTIONS. MINOR FOXING TO THE PRELIMS. ARMORIAL BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. AN ATTRACTIVE COPY.
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Author:SHAKESPEARE WILLIAM:
Title:GREATEST COMEDIES OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Publisher:USA, FRANKLIN MINT, 1979
Description:NEAR MINT COPY IN MAROON GILT DECORATED BOARDS. GILT EDGES TO THE PAGES. WITH THE ILLUSTRATIONS OF ROCKWELL KENT. CONTENTS:- A MIDSUMMER NIGHT`S DREAM, THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, AS YOU LIKE IT, TWELFTH NIGHT, OR WHAT YOU WILL, MEASURE FOR MEASURE, THE WINTER`S TALE AND THE TEMPEST. EXTRA POSTAGE FOR OVERSEAS CUSTOMERS WILL BE REQUIRED.
Price (£):31.00
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Author:SHAKESPEARE WILLIAM:
Title:LOVES LABOUR'S LOST
Publisher:LONDON, ERNEST BENN, 1923
Description:THE PLAYERS' SHAKESPEARE, FACSIMILE OF THE FOLIO OF 1623. LIMITED TO 450 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 131. PRINTED AT THE SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. LARGE QUARTO, RAG PAPER, COLOUR PLATES AND LINE DRAWINGS IN THE TEXT. ALTHOUGH THIS IS AN EX-LIBRARY COPY IT HAS BEEN RECENTLY REBOUND IN QUARTER RED LEATHER OVER RED CLOTH, WITH NEW ENDPAPERS AND RAISED BANDS, MAKING A VERY ATTRACTIVE BINDING. INTERNALLY CLEAN AND TIGHT. OCCASIONAL, SMALL UNOBTRUSIVE STAMPS. EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED.
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Author:SHAKESPEARE WILLIAM:
Title:THE TRAGEDIE OF CYMBELINE
Publisher:LONDON, ERNEST BENN, 1923
Description:THE PLAYERS' SHAKESPEARE, FACSIMILE OF THE FOLIO OF 1623. LIMITED TO 450 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 131. PRINTED AT THE SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. LARGE QUARTO, RAG PAPER, COLOUR PLATES AND LINE DRAWINGS IN THE TEXT. ALTHOUGH THIS IS AN EX-LIBRARY COPY IT HAS BEEN RECENTLY REBOUND IN QUARTER RED LEATHER OVER RED CLOTH, WITH NEW ENDPAPERS AND RAISED BANDS, MAKING A VERY ATTRACTIVE BINDING. INTERNALLY CLEAN AND TIGHT. OCCASIONAL, SMALL UNOBTRUSIVE STAMPS. EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED.
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Author:SHAKESPEARE WILLIAM:
Title:THE TRAGEDIE OF MACBETH
Publisher:LONDON, ERNEST BENN, 1923
Description:THE PLAYERS' SHAKESPEARE, FACSIMILE OF THE FOLIO OF 1623. LIMITED TO 450 COPIES, THIS BEING NUMBER 131. PRINTED AT THE SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. LARGE QUARTO, RAG PAPER, COLOUR PLATES AND LINE DRAWINGS IN THE TEXT. ALTHOUGH THIS IS AN EX-LIBRARY COPY IT HAS BEEN RECENTLY REBOUND IN QUARTER RED LEATHER OVER RED CLOTH, WITH NEW ENDPAPERS AND RAISED BANDS, MAKING A VERY ATTRACTIVE BINDING. INTERNALLY CLEAN AND TIGHT. OCCASIONAL, SMALL UNOBTRUSIVE STAMPS. EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED.
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Author:SHAKESPEARE WILLIAM:
Title:THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE - THE ALBION EDITION
Publisher:LONDON, GRIFFITH, FARRAN, 1889
Description:SINGLE VOLUME IN FULL RED LEATHER, GILT TITLE, ALL EDGES GILT, 1124 pp. VERY GOOD.
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Author:SHERBO ARTHUR:
Title:ENGLISH SENTIMENTAL DRAMA
Publisher:MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS. 1957
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A STEP BY STEP ANALYSIS OF THE ELIZABETHAN THROUGH RESTORATION DRAMA.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:13206 Click to enquire

Author:SIMON ECKEHARD:
Title:THE THEATRE OF MEDIEVAL EUROPE - NEW RESEARCH IN EARLY DRAMA
Publisher:CAMBRIDGE CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1991
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK. VOLUME PUBLISHED IN THE CAMBRIDGE STUDIES IN MEDIEVAL LITERATURE SERIES. MAJOR FEATURE IS ITS AUTHORITATIVE CHRONOLOGICAL AND FULLY INDEXED BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Price (£):34.50
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Author:SOUTHERNE THOMAS:
Title:OROONOKO: A TRAGEDY
Publisher:LONDON, H PLAYFORD, 1694
Description:THE SECOND EDITION, 58 PAGES. ...AS IS ACTED AT THE THEATRE ROYAL, BY HIS MAJESTY'S SERVANTS. VERY NICELY BOUND IN MODERN (1934) FULL BROWN LEATHER. NEW ENDPAPERS, BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. BROWNING OF PAGES COMENSURATE WITH THE AGE. FINE BINDING WITH A FEW MARKS TO THE LEATHER. VERY SCARCE.
Price (£):1000.00
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Author:SPRIGGE ELIZABETH AND KIHM JEAN-JACQUES:
Title:JEAN COCTEAU: THE MAN AND THE MIRROR
Publisher:1968 VICTOR GOLLANCZ LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY SLIGHTLY WORN DUSTWRAP. ILLUSTRATED WITH DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS.
Price (£):9.00
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Author:STEPHEN EDWARD:
Title:MY UNCLE JOHN
Publisher:OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS. 1974
Description:FIRST EDITION. THE LIFE OF J. M. SYNGE, EDITED BY ANDREW CARENTER. A VERY GOOD COPY IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPER.
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Author:STONE DONALD:
Title:FRENCH HUMANIST TRAGEDY - A REASSESSMENT
Publisher:MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS. 1974
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A STUDY OF THE NATURE AND FUNCTION OF FRENCH HUMANIST TRAGEDY.
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Author:SWINBURNE A.C.:
Title:ATALANTA IN CALYDON
Publisher:OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1930
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN GREY BUCKRAM. GILT TITLE ON SPINE AND GOLD DECORATION ON FRONT BOARD, A FACSIMILIE OF THE FIRST EDITION (1865) LIMITED TO 500 COPIES, INSCRIPTION ON FE.P. VERY GOOD.
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Author:SWINBURNE ALGERNON CHARLES:
Title:ATALANTA IN CALYDON
Publisher:RICCARDI PRESS BOOKS 1923
Description:LIMITED TO 1025 COPIES OF WHICH THIS 788. PRINTED ON HAND-MADE PAPER IN THE ELEVEN POINT RICCARDI FOUNT. VERY GOOD COPY IN DECORATED CARD COVERS.
Price (£):30.00
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Author:SYKES H. DUGDALE:
Title:SIDELIGHTS ON ELIZABETHAN DRAMA
Publisher:1966 BARNES AND NOBLE, NEW YORK
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. NEW IMPRESSION. A SERIES OF STUSIES DEALING WITH THE AUTHORSHIP OF SIXTEENTH & SEVENTEENTH CENTURY PLAYS.
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Author:TENNYSON ALFRED:
Title:QUEEN MARY A DRAMA
Publisher:LONDON, HENRY KING, 1875
Description:FIRST EDITION, ORIGINAL GREEN CLOTH, SOME FOXING BUT VERY GOOD.
Price (£):18.00
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Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:REJECTED ADDRESSES: OR THE NEW THEATRUM POETARUM
Publisher:LONDON, JOHN MILLER, 1813
Description:ELEVENTH EDITION, FOOLSCAP OCTAVO ( 4 INCHES BY 6.5), FULL LEATHER, SOME WEAR TO SPINE, MARBLED ENDPAPERS. VARIOUS ADDRESSES CONCERNING THE REBUILDING OF DRURY LANE THEATRE. xiii, 127 pp.
Price (£):35.00
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Author:VANBURGH JOHN:
Title:THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SIR JOHN VANBRUGH
Publisher:LONDON. THE NONESUCH PRESS. 1927
Description:FOUR VOLUMES OF THE LIMITED EDITION OF 1300 COPIES OF WHICH THIS IS NUMBER 140. BOUND IN BLUE CARD WITH CLOTH SPINES, TITLE LABELS. A VERY GOOD CLEAN SET. THE PLAYS ARE EDITED BY BONAMY DOBREE AND THE LETTERS BY GEOFFREY WEB. SOME UNCUT PAGES. POSTAGE AT COST.
Price (£):100.00
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Author:VILLIERS, GEORGE, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM:
Title:THE REHEARSAL
Publisher:STRATFORD. SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. 1914
Description:VERY GOOD IN DARK GREEN CLOTH, LIGHT FOXING TO EARLY PAGES, PAPER LABEL, OCTAVO, LIMITED TO 510 COPIES, THIS ONE NUMBER 72. FRONTISPIECE AND ONE OTHER PLATE, INTRODUCTION (xxv), TITLE PAGE, 72 pp, NOTES(78pp), APPENDIX (6pp).
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Author:W. CAREW HAZLITT:
Title:SHAKESPEARE HIMSELF AND HIS WORK A BIOGRAPHICAL STUDY
Publisher:LONDON. BERNARD QUARITCH. 1912
Description:A VERY GOOD COPY, ORIGINAL BROWN CLOTH. GILT TITLES, AMOURIAL BOOKPLATE TO FRONT PASTEDOWN. SOME FOXING TO EARLY PAGES, AND EDGES, OTHERWISE VERY CLEAN AND TIGHT. FOURTH EDITION, ENTIRELY RECAST WITH IMPORTANT EDITIONS, TWO PORTRAITS OF SHAKESPEAR, SEVENTEEN FACSIMILIES AND A FULLER INDEX.
Price (£):27.00
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Author:WAITH EUGENE M.:
Title:IDEAS OF GREATNESS
Publisher:ROUTLEDGE & KEGAN PAUL. LONDON. 1971
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP, HEROIC DRAMA IN ENGLAND. A STUDY OF MARLOWE, SHAKESPEARE, DRYDEN AND OTHERS.
Price (£):8.00
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Author:WILSON F. P. (EDITED WITH A BIBLIOGRAPHY BY G K HUNTER):
Title:THE ENGLISH DRAMA 1485-1585
Publisher:1979 CLARENDON PRESS, OXFORD
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUST WRAP. OXFORD HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE, GENERAL EDITORS: JOHN BUXTON AND NORMAN DAVIS.
Price (£):14.00
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Author:WILSON F.P. AND G.K. HUNTER:
Title:ENGLISH DRAMA 1485-1585
Publisher:1990 CLARENDON PRESS, OXFORD.
Description:THE OXFORD HISTORY OF ENGLISH LITERATURE: NEAR MINT COPY IN NEAR MINT DUSTWRAP.
Price (£):13.00
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Author:ZUNTZ GUNTHER:
Title:THE POLITICAL PLAYS OF EURIPIDES
Publisher:MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1963
Description:VERY GOOD IN SLIGHTLY GRUBBY DUSTWRAP. PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR. NEAT INSCRIPTION ON F.E.P.
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