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Lost in the Stars : The dramatization of Alan Paton's novel, Cry, the Beloved Country

By: Anderson, Maxwell

Price: $14.24

Publisher: New York, NY, Wm Sloane Associates, Inc: 1950

Seller ID: 000596

Condition: Good+


86 pp, blu papercovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, blind stamped on front cover, dj black w/wht lettering w/illustration on the front. Includes the reviewers notes from persentation in New York, also has a copy of the musical's bill. The reviewer made notes in the text of the book. The setting is South Africa, a tale of Negroes and whites in South Africa to terms of a libretto and lyrics. reviewers notes Has reviewer's notes included on seperate paper. Reveiwer discusses person that plays one of the characters in the play. The play is about a ministers search for his son, who has ... View more info

A MASQUE OF MERCY

By: Frost, Robert, Illustrated by none

Price: $61.63

Publisher: New York, NY: Henry Holt & Co, 1947:

Seller ID: 003095


HB. Very Good+/No Jacket. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. 39 pp, prev owner's name on ffep & rfep. the setting is bookstore late at night, locked for night w/customer inside, & someone knocks at the door wanting in. View more info

Tantivy towers and Derby Day

By: Herbert, A. P

Price: $23.76

Publisher: London, England, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004222

Condition: Very Good


222 pp, Two satirical comic operas of English country and sporting life are in this volume w/silhoutte illustrations by Lady Baring. slight dj discoloration & chips on edges, prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

The Blue Bird : A Fairy Play in Six Acts

By: Maeterlinck, Maurice

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1911

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001780

Condition: Very Good


287 pp, green embossed boards w/gilt letters, prev owner name on ffep, light wear edges. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. The 1st act set in wood-cutter's cottage. Act 2 is at the palace of Fairy Berylune. Story of woodcutter and his wife who lived in a cottage at edge of ancient forest with their two children Tyltyl & Mytyl. A play about children written for adults. View more info

The Blue Bird : A Fairy Play in Six Acts

By: Maeterlinck, Maurice

Price: $8.29

Publisher: New York, NY, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018773

Condition: Very Good


287 pp, grey boards w/blu letters, dj light grey w/dark blue letters. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. The 1st act set in wood-cutter's cottage. Act 2 is at the palace of Fairy Berylune. Story of woodcutter and his wife who lived in a cottage at edge of ancient forest with their two children Tyltyl & Mytyl. A play about children written for adults. light wear edges, foxing to the edges, dj has small .3" closed tear on dj spine top back View more info

The Blue Bird : A Fairy Play in Six Acts

By: Maeterlinck, Maurice

Price: $9.78

Publisher: New York, NY, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1918

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019558

Condition: Very Good


287 pp, green embossed boards w/gilt letters, slight wear corners. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. The 1st act set in wood-cutter's cottage. Act 2 is at the palace of Fairy Berylune. Story of woodcutter and his wife who lived in a cottage at edge of ancient forest with their two children Tyltyl & Mytyl. A play about children written for adults. View more info

All God's Chillun Got Wings and Welded

By: O'Neill, Eugene

Price: $37.19

Publisher: New York, NY, Boni and Liveright: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003880

Condition: Very Good


170 pp, quarterbound w/light brown papercovered boards w/black lettering, & cloth covered spine, couple of pages wrinkled. Play set in lower New York story of 8 children that grow up. View more info

The Iceman Cometh : a Play

By: O'Neill, Eugene w/intro by Jaffe, Irma

Price: $80.75

Publisher: New York, NY, The Limited Editions Club: 1982

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 038368

Condition: Near Fine


xx, 153 pp, (1), dark brown paper covered boards & dark brown paper covered slipcase w/lighter brown labels on spine of book & slipcase and on front cover of the book. Lithograph of Baskin tipped-in, LIMITED & Numbered being #1739 of2000 cc's printed at Stinehour Press for The Limited Editions Club. Baskin made ten full-page drawings of the characters. The Iceman Cometh, a complex play, deals on several levels with life's ultimate issues. The play is concerned with murder, suicide, loneliness, guilt, fear of death, the problems of identity, the necessity of illustions, the ambiguities o... View more info

Pietro of Siena : a Drama

By: Phillips, Stephen

Price: $114.75

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023933

Condition: Very Good


(6), 82 pp, (4), green cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on front & spine, blind stamped deco on the front. The play is set in Siena and involves the house of Tornielli and Gonzaga. remnants of dj remain w/back panel & flap, and front panel flap, prev owner's name on ffep. View more info

Children's Plays

By: Skinner, Eleanor L. and Ada M.

Price: $89.25

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Appleton and Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003891

Condition: Very Good


270 pp, light brown boards w/orange & black deco & black lettering. 13 plays for children such as "Cicely and the Bears", "the Happy Beggar", "Professor Frog's Lecture", "Cock-Alu & Hen-Alie" and others. Some of plays are original & others are original adaptations which have been made w/free hand f/stories or plot incidents found in works of various writers. slight wear View more info

Beaumont and Fletcher Volume II

By: Strachey, J. St. Joe

Price: $8.46

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

Seller ID: 034879

Condition: Good


520 pp, dark grey papercovered boards w/pastedown title labels on the front & spine, paper chipped. Book from the Mermaid series. Contains the following five plays: King and No King, Bonduca, The Spanish Curate, The Faithful Shepherdess, and Valentinian. View more info