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Category: All Categories: Performing Arts: Actors: Stage
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1.
Aldrich, Richard Stoddard  
GERTRUDE LAWRENCE AS MRS A An Intimate Biography of the Great Star

Publisher: Greystone Press New York 1954.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; B&W Photographs; 414 pages

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2.
Arliss, George  
UP THE YEARS FROM BLOOMSBURY
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Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books New York 1927.
Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name; 321 pages

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3.
Arliss, George  
UP THE YEARS FROM BLOOMSBURY

Publisher: Blue Ribbon Books New York 1927.
Reprint Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket; Spine weak. Water stain at bottom edge. Lower edge of front cover is stained. ; 321 pages

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4.
Bertram, James Glass  
GLIMPSES OF REAL LIFE AS SEEN IN THE THEATRICAL WORLD AND IN BOHEMIA Beingthe Conessions of Peter Paterson, a Strolling Comedian

Publisher: Archon Books Hamden, CT 1979.
Facsimile Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Facsimile of 1864 edition. ; Decorations; 352 pages

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5.
Bingham, Madeleine  
GREAT LOVE The Life and Art of Herbert Beerbohm Tree

Publisher: Atheneum New York NY 1979.
First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; B&W Photographs; 293 pages

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6.
Clark, Ira  
Professional Playwrights: Massinger, Ford, Shirley & Brome

Publisher: Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1992.
Hard bound, first edition. As issued - a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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7.
Downer, Alan S. (Ed. )  
The Memoir of John Durang, American Actor, 1785-1816

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press 1966.
Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket First Edition; First Printing Rubbing on the DJ, text tight and clean; nice copy;

This memoir of John Durang (1768-1822) is an informative and delightful account of his years as circus clown, puppeteer, actor, dancer, and producer in the circuit covering the eastern states and Canada ; 176 pages

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8.
Gielgud, Sir John  
DISTINGUISHED COMPANY
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Publisher: Doubleday Garden City , NY 1973.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; B&W Photographs; 179 pages

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9.
Guitry, Sacha  
IF MEMORY SERVES Memoirs of Sacha Guitry

Publisher: Doubleday Garden City , NY 1936.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Cover has light soiling. Yellowing on endpapers; Translated from the French by Lewis Galantiere; 312 pages

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10.
Harvey, Basil  
GROWING PAINS An Autobiography
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Publisher: Oxford University Press New York NY 1937.
Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges

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11.
Jefferson, Joseph  
RIP VAN WINKLE The Autobiography of Joseph Jefferson

Publisher: Appleton-Century-Crofts New York N.D..
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; B&W Illustrations; 375 pages

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12.
Lytton, Henry A.  
The Secrets of a Savoyard

Publisher: New York: George H. Doran Company..
19 X 13½ cm. G/No dj. No date, c. 1926. This is the British edition with a Doran title page canceling the original. Colophon: "Printed by the Anchor Press, Ltd., Tiptree, Sussex, England." Light brown cloth, paper labels on spine and front board, 191 pp, 16 plates including frontispiece. Small tear to bottom of spine, front board has a few faint water spots, bottom corners bumped, bookplate on fpd, a few tears to margins where uncut edges were sloppily opened. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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13.
Macqueen-Pope, W:  
Ghosts and Greasepaint : a story of the days that were

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd., 1951. (1st Edition).
334pp with b/w illus and pictorial endpapers. A study of the history of the theatre, and its players. Good plus cond : fair-good cond d/w ( now protected) small piece missing from foot of spine, old chips and creasing. 9 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches

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14.
Pearson, Hesketh  
The Last Actor-Managers

Publisher: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950..
22½ X 15½ cm. Near Fine/G. Pale grey boards, burgundy cloth spine with copper titles, pictorial endpapers, xii, 84 pp, 24 ff b & w photo plates, index. Slight shelf wear. DJ browned & rubbed with 4 cm chip at tail of spine, other chips & tears under 1 cm; in Brodart archival cover. Short biographies of ten actor-managers: Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson, Sir Herbert Tree, Sir George Alexander, Sir Frank Benson, Lewis Waller, Sir John Martin-Harvey, H. B. Irving, Laurence Irving, Oscar Asche & Harley Granville-Barker. The photo plates, mostly of scenes from the plays, are reproduced by photogravure. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 8 oz.)

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15.
Peters, Margot Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
MRS. PAT The Life of Mrs. Patrick Campbell

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York NY 1984.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 531 pages

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16.
Rees, James (Colley Cibber)  
The Life of Edwin Forrest. With Reminiscences and Personal Recollections.

Publisher: Philadelphia: T. B. Peterson & Brothers, 1874..
First Edition. 19½ X 14 cm. Reading Copy/No dj. Olive drab pebble-grained cloth, gilt titles on front board & spine, blind titles on rear board, olive drab end papers, sewn two-sections-on on sunk cords, [6], 21-524, 4 pp. Spine detached at rear joint, front joint about half gone, cloth crumbling, rubbed through to boards at corners and bottom edge near hinge, War Service Library bookplate on front paste-down, frontispiece lacking, otherwise internally clean & bright. Although pagination starts at page 21, the first gathering is complete and the second gathering is signed (2), so there is no apparent loss of text. Perhaps it was intended to accomodate additional preliminary matter that never materialized?

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17.
Ross, Lillian and Helen Ross  
PLAYER A Profile of an Art
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York 1962.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ price clipped. ; B&W Photographs; 459 pages

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18.
Rowlands, Walter Illustrator: Illustrated by B/w Plates  
AMONG THE GREAT MASTERS OF THE DRAMA Scenes in the Lives of Famous Actors

Publisher: Dana Estes and Co. Boston, MA 1903.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edges and spine bumped and frayed; Ex-Lib

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19.
Ruggles, Eleanor  
PRINCE OF PLAYERS Edwin Booth

Publisher: W. W. Norton New York 1953.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Exlibrary with markings. Edgewear. ; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; 401 pages

Appr.: | AUD 7.53 CAD 7.61 EUR 5.22 GBP 4.18 JPY 700.00 MXN 87.50 ZAR 75.27 

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20.
Ruggles, Eleanor  
PRINCE OF PLAYERS Edwin Booth

Publisher: W. W. Norton New York 1953.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Previous owner's name. ; B&W Photographs; 401 pages

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21.
Ruggles, Eleanor  
PRINCE OF PLAYERS Edwin Booth

Publisher: W. W. Norton New York 1953.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; B&W Photographs; 401 pages

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22.
Ruggles, Eleanor  
PRINCE OF PLAYERS Edwin Booth

Publisher: W. W. Norton New York 1953.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Spine is faded; B&W Photographs; 401 pages

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23.
Scobie, Ingrid Winther  
Center Stage. Helen Gahagan Douglas: A Life

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford UP, 1992..
xx, 369 p. Biography of Helen Gahagan Doulas, 1900-1980, actress, opera singer, congresswoman, victim of Richard Nixon's vicious 1950 senate campaign. Stock #25468x. Fine, inscribed to the dedicatee. Another copy. Vg/no dj. $20.00. American theater Politics Feminism

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24.
Shaw, Bernard (George Bernard). [Tompkins, Molly] Tompkins, Peter, editor.  
To a Young Actress. The Letters of Bernard Shaw to Molly Tompkins...

Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter, NY [c1960]. "First Edition".
The correspondence between Bernard Shaw and an American artist from 1921 through 1949. Illustrated with Photographs. Edited and with an Introduction by Peter Tompkins. 192 p., facsimile letters accompanied by photos; 31 cm.; dj has several small closed edge tears; VG. "Their early correspondence is best described as a practical course in acting given by a great playwright to his young protégée. ...this correspondence traces a close friendship that lasted until Shaw's death and shows the famous writer in a new and often unexpected light." 35673 oversize.

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25.
Skinner, Cornelia Otis Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
MADAME SARAH

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, MA 1966.
Fifth Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; 356 pages

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26.
Skinner, Cornelia Otis Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
MADAME SARAH

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston, MA 1967.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. ; 356 pages

Appr.: | AUD 7.53 CAD 7.61 EUR 5.22 GBP 4.18 JPY 700.00 MXN 87.50 ZAR 75.27 

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27.
Stagg, Jerry  
The Brothers Shubert

Publisher: New York: Random House, 1968..
First Edition. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC). 24 X 16½ cm. VG+/VG. Red cloth, gilt titles on front board & spine, top edge dyed grey, dark blue endpapers, xii, 431, [2] pp, 56 b & w photos, index. Lightly rubbed at extremities, endpapers faded near edges. Mostly black DJ rubbed with white paper showing through, worn & creased at spine ends, a few small tears (up to 1 cm); in Brodart archival cover. This is J. Harold Kittleson's copy, with his signature on the half-title and three 5" X 7" glossy photos from the book, intended for newspaper publication (i.e., with a review), laid in.

Appr.: | AUD 29.03 CAD 29.35 EUR 20.15 GBP 16.12 JPY 2,700.00 MXN 337.50 ZAR 290.32 

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28.
Tebbel, John William, 1912-  
A Certain Club One Hundred Years of The Players New York 1888-1988

Publisher: N.Y., Hampden/ Booth Theater Library, 1989.
ix, 348 p., [32] pages of plates, 23.5 cm. Established by Edwin Booth and friends, The Players was a gentleman's club intended to raise the status of the much despised acting pofession. Stock# 31,698. Vg/ no slip case.

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29.
Terkel, Studs  
The Spectator: Talk About Movies and Plays with the People Who Make Them

Publisher: New York: The New Press, 1999..
First Edition. 24 X 16 cm. Fine/Fine. Blue boards, gilt titles on spine, xvii, 364 pp. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Dozens of interviews with actors & actresses and a few others. Shipping weight 3 lbs. (International 2 lbs., 4 oz.)

Appr.: | AUD 14.52 CAD 14.67 EUR 10.07 GBP 8.06 JPY 1,350.00 MXN 168.75 ZAR 145.16 

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30.
Zolotow, Maurice  
STAGESTRUCK The Romance of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne
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Publisher: Harcourt Brace New York 1964.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. DJ price clipped. Previous owner's name. ; B&W Photographs; 278 pages

Appr.: | AUD 12.90 CAD 13.04 EUR 8.96 GBP 7.16 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 150.00 ZAR 129.03 

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