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Grock Life's a Lark

By: 'Grock'

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd 1931: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 46854

Condition: Very Good


viii, 276 pp., illustrated in b/w. A couple of marks to rear board. Slight spotting to edges. View more info

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The Album of the Cambridge Garrick Club : Containing Original and Select Papers on the Drama, and the Proceedings of That Society

By: A Member of the Club

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Published for the Society by W. H Smith 1836: 1836

Book number: 57864

Condition: Very Good


xvi, (vi), 287 pp. Original cloth with black leather title-label to spine. Spine label dulled and spine ends slightly chipped. Cloth clean. Internally clean. With eight portrait engravings and two folding lithograph facsimiles. List of subscribers. Copac records just 4 copies: BL; Ox; Cambs and Notts. Univ. OCLC adds V&A & numerous copies in USA. View more info

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The Ancient British Drama in Three Volumes [and] The Modern British Drama in Five Volumes. In eight volumes

By: Anon

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Printed for William Miller 1810 / 1811: 1810

Book number: 57907

Condition: Very Good


In 8 volumes. Uniformly bound in contemporary red straight-grained morocco with gilt borders to boards. Raised bands to spines with gilt lyre design to panels. All edges gilt. Vignette engraving to each title-page. Slight wear to head of spines affecting two volumes. Minor rubbing to spine joints. Bookplate to one volume. All clean internally. An attractive set in VG condition. View more info

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Ring Round the Moon a Charade with Music

By: Anouilh, Jean

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co. Ltd 1950: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 39824

Condition: Near Fine


104 pp., Very nice Red half morocco binding with red boards and gilt ornamented panels on spine by Hatchards. Bookplate on front pastedown, Prev owner's initials monogrammed on corner of front board. Minor wear to edges of boards. Small gouge to leather on rear board View more info

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The Frogs

By: Aristophanes (Murray, Gilbert Translation & Notes)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, George Allen 1915: 1915

Book number: 35975

Condition: Near Fine


136 pp, red half morocco Riviere binding top edge gilt gilt lettered spine some foxing to pages View more info

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Struggles and Triumphs or Forty Years Recollections of P.T. Barnum

By: Barnum, P.T.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Buffalo, N. Y., Warren, Johnson and Co 1873: 1873

Book number: 40498

Condition: Good


vii, 847pp, Author's Edition, illustrated in b/w fading to book cloth and wear to top of spine name stapm on f.e.p. foxing to pages View more info

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Quality Street: A Comedy In Four Acts

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1901

Book number: 5238

Condition: Very Good


vii, 198 pp. N.d. [1901]. Decorated purple cloth with gilt vignette and lettering. Slight wear to spine ends. Old ink ownership inscription on verso of fep. Light foxing to endpapers. 22 tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue guards by Hugh Thomson. View more info

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Dear Brutus : A Comedy in Three Acts.

By: Barrie, J. M.

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton 1926 / 1925: 1926

Book number: 54178

Condition: Very Good


A volume in the Uniform Edition of the Plays of J. M. Barrie. 143 pp. Dark blue half morocco over blue cloth. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration and lettering. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Ramage. Spine faded to light blue. Slight spotting. Internally clean. No ownership names. View more info

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BBC Year Book 1946

By: BBC Year Book

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation 1946: 1946

Book number: 59358

Condition: Very Good


152 pp. A little foxing to the extremities, but a very good copy View more info

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Eh Joe and Other Writings

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1967: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57992

Condition: Very Good


44 pp. Full cloth in dust wrapper. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. View more info

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That Time

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1976: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57996

ISBN: 0571110320

Condition: Very Good


16 pp. Pictorial wrappers. Faint crease to cover. Clean copy. No ownership marks. View more info

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That Time

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1976: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57997

ISBN: 0571110320

Condition: Very Good


16 pp. Pictorial wrappers. Clean copy. No ownership marks. View more info

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Footfalls

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1976: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57998

ISBN: 0571110401

Condition: Very Good


13 pp. Pictorial wrappers. Clean copy. No ownership marks. View more info

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Footfalls

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1976: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 57999

ISBN: 0571110401

Condition: Very Good


13 pp. Pictorial wrappers. Clean copy. No ownership marks. View more info

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Footfalls

By: Beckett, Samuel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1976: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58000

ISBN: 0571110401

Condition: Very Good


13 pp. Pictorial wrappers. Clean copy. No ownership marks. View more info

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I Want To Go On The Stage : Do! Don't! How?

By: Benson, Frank

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Ltd. 1931: 1931

Book number: 54210

Condition: Very Good


96 pp. Publisher's full cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj chipped & edgeworn with old price label to lower spine. Scattered foxing. View more info

Image for Ceska Loutka. Czech Puppet

Ceska Loutka. Czech Puppet

By: Blecha, Jaroslav and Pavel Jirasek and Vaclav Jirasek

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Prague, Kant 2008: 2008

Book number: 58389

ISBN: 808697023X

Condition: Near Fine


359 pp. Full cloth in dust jacket. Clean copy. No ownership marks. Full colour photography throughout, with 280 illustrations. Text in Czech with 32-page English language insert at rear. Copac only records the BL as holding a copy of this beautiful book on Czech puppets. View more info

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Matthew Bourne and His Adventures in Motion Pictures : In Conversation with Alastair Macaulay

By: Bourne, Matthew and edited by Alastair Macaulay

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber 1999: 1999

Book number: 57674

ISBN: 057119706X

Condition: Very Good


xx, 403 pp. Paperback. Presentation copy inscribed by both Matthew Bourne and Alastair Macaulay. Minor creasing to cover. Internally clean. B&w photographic illustrations. With two ticket stubs. View more info

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The Mineral Workers, a Play in Four Acts

By: Boyle, William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Dublin, M H Gill & Son Ltd 1924: 1924

Book number: 40241

Condition: Good


109 pp., Wraps a little faded and darkened. Minor rubbing and chipping. View more info

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The Threepenny Opera

By: Brecht, Bertolt, Desmond Vesey (trans)

Price: £60.00

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

Edition: Limited

Book number: 40201

Condition: Very Good


155 pp., Illustrated with colour lithographs. Handsome gilt decorated black cloth binding in slipcase. Numbered 1061 of a limited edition of 2000. Minor marks to case, and slight lifting to box covering. View more info