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The York Mystery or Corpus Christi Plays

By: Brunskill, Elizabeth

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Yorkshire Architectural and York Archaeological Society: 1963

Seller ID: 014815

Condition: Very Good


24 pages. Illustrated in b&w. Mark to front cover where sticker has been removed and paper has lifted. A clean bright copy which examines the history of the Corpus Christi plays. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Le Cid - Tragedie En Cinq Actes, En Vers

By: Bue, Jules

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Hachette: 1922

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 042582

Condition: Good


TEXT IN FRENCH. A play in five acts with arguments to each acts and explanatory notes. Some odd annotation with pages tanned to edges. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Loss to margin of publisher's adverts page to rear. 104 pages. View more info

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Food for Thought

By: Cassidy, Maud & Coke, Peter

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, H.F.W. Deane: 1937

Seller ID: 049890

Condition: Reading Copy


A comedy in one act set in a room in the Cordons' flat in Mayfair. Spine strip has been repaired with tape and creasing to corners else a good clean copy 24 page stapled booklet. View more info

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Los Asesinos De La Felicidad Las Conexiones Teatro 2

By: Castellon, Alfredo

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, Azur: 1979

Seller ID: 023950

ISBN: 8485026071

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy .61 pages. Text in SPANISH. Dedication on the front end paper by the author - "Alfredo". View more info

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La Pasion De Bubu y Alguien Grande Va a Nacer (SIGNED COPY)

By: Castellon, Alfredo

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, Endymion:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 023997

ISBN: 8433602217

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author on half title and dated October 1984. Text in SPANISH. 78 pages. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Everyman and Medieval Miracle Plays

By: Cawley, A.C.. (editor)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039442

Condition: Good


Apart from Everyman and the excerpt representing the Cornish drama, the plays in this volume are biblical pageants which are ultimately derived from the Latin liturgical plays of the medieval church. Everymans Library NO 381 Nice square tight binding. Red boards with gilt lettering to spine. 266 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Prioresses Tale, Sire Thopas, the Monkes Tale, the Clerkes Tale, the Squieres Tale from the Canterbury Tales

By: Chaucer

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxfordshire, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1931

Edition: Ninth Edition, Revised

Seller ID: 014722

Condition: Good


Edited by W.W. Skeat. School plate on front pastedown. Rear board stained. Binding square and tight. Internally clean. Brown cloth with black lettering. A good working copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Origin East Africa : A Makerere Anthology

By: Cook, David (devised & edited by)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann Educational Books: 1965

Seller ID: 066329

Condition: Good


An anthology of stories, plays, and poems in English by past and present students of Makerere University College. Good, clean paperback - 188 pages including a list of contributors. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Eccentricities of a Nightingale (THEATRE PROGRAMME)

By: Cooke, Domonic ( Directed By )

Price: £8.50

Publisher: 2003

Seller ID: 058810

Condition: Very Good


Theatre programme for the production of the Tennessee Williams play at the Gate Theatre, Dublin starring Lia Williams, John Kavanagh, David Pearse etc. Clean, stapled copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cowardy Custard : The World of Noël Coward

By: Coward, Noël; Hadfield, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051839

ISBN: 0434310905

Condition: Very Good


Brings together much of the best - and some of the less familiar - of Sir Noel's lyrics and poems, with snatches of dialogue from the plays and passages of autobiography. Previous owner's name to ffep. Clean large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 144 pages including index of lyrics and verse. Illustrated throughout. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Yorkists: The History of a Dynasty

By: Crawford, Anne (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Hambledon Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060292

ISBN: 1852853514

Condition: Near Fine


Examines the characters of the three Yorkist kings, the members of their families and the truth behind the stories in Shakespeare's plays. Clean, bright hardback in dustwrapper. 200 pages including index. b/w illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Strange Affection

By: des Cars, Guy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1965

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 050550

Condition: Very Good


Translated by Michael Luke. Tells of a playwright whose plays never fail to run for months who finds 'events' are escaping his direction, exposing his profound ignorance of the real nature of human motives including his own. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slightest shelfwear & tear - 280 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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As You Like It : Theatre Programme

By: Dexter, John ( Director )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The National Theatre: 1979

Seller ID: 056786

Condition: Good


Programme for Shakespeare's NT production featuring Simon Callow as Orlando along with Andrew Cruickshank, Sara Kestelman, Harry Lomax etc. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean, stapled copy - 16 pages. View more info

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The Cambridge Introduction to Early English Theatre

By: Dillon, Janette

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064309

ISBN: 0521834740

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Cambridge Introductions to Literature Series, covering early English theatre from the earliest recorded vernacular text in the late medieval period to the closing of the theatres in 1642. Minute bump to bottom edge else a clean, tight copy which appears unread - 296 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Goldsmith's Poems and Plays

By: Dobson, Austin (introduction)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 027029

Condition: Good


Number 415 in the Everyman's Library. Good, clean copy with some wear to covers and looseness to spine. 317 pages including appendix. View more info

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Light is Come - A Christmas Pageant

By: Doran, Thomas

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Samuel French: 1943

Seller ID: 049893

Condition: Good


A Christmas Pageant for church or stage production with our without scenery. Good clean copy with previous owner's name on first page. 40 page booklet. French's Acting Edition No 152 View more info

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The Maker of Dreams - A Fantasy in One Act

By: Down, Oliphant

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Gowans & Gray Ltd: 1920

Seller ID: 067133

Condition: Very Good


39 page booklet. Part of the Repertory Plays series No 8. Paper wrappers with attractive decorative cover. A little minor foxing to endpapers. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Oliver Cromwell (SIGNED COPY)

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 065586

Condition: Good


SIGNED in black pen on the front endpaper with the following verse from the play 'His flocks, his barns, his gear he made/ His daily diligence,/ Nor counted all his earnings paid/ In Pockets full of pence.' John Drinkwater London February 1920. Pink cloth boards have faded at edges and spine strip. Endpapers have darkened. Previous owner's name in pencil dated 1921 on front pastedown. Odd foxing spot to foredge, but text block is clean. Binding square and tight. 80 pages. View more info

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Restoration Plays From Dryden to Farquhar

By: Dryden, John et al.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co: 1953

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 049394

Condition: Very Good


No. 604 of the Everyman's Library Series. The plays included are All for Love by John Dryden; The Country Wife by William Wycherley; The Way of the World by William Congreve; Venice Preserved by Thomas Otway; The Beaux-Stratagem by George Farquhar; The Provoked Wife by Sir John Vanbrugh and The Man of Mode by Sir George Etherege. Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of wear/tear and minor loss to spine ends. Spine strip has faded. 509 pages. This is the larger format Everyman's. Introduction by Edmund Gosse View more info

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Murder in the Cathedral

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1979

Seller ID: 016184

ISBN: 057108611X

Condition: Good


94pp. Pages yellowing with age. Covers lightly creased. A good, working copy. View more info