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Image for T.S.Eliot : A Symposium for His Seventieth Birthday

T.S.Eliot : A Symposium for His Seventieth Birthday

By: Braybrooke, Neville

Price: £8.35

Publisher: Garnstone Press Ltd: 1970

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 222673

ISBN: 0900391820

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 221pp View more info

Image for Two Plays of Anton Checkhov : The Cherry Orchard : Three Sisters

Two Plays of Anton Checkhov : The Cherry Orchard : Three Sisters

By: Checkhov, Anton

Price: £22.95

Publisher: Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 186982

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, one of the series of the Collector's Edition of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written, brown leather blocked gilt to sides, raised bands to spine lettered gilt to two compartments and with repeat gilt design to others, all edges gilt, moire silk endpapers, satin ribbon marker, mild foxing along edges but o/w a near fine copy, col'd frontis & plates byLajos Szalay, 150pp View more info

Image for This Wooden 'O': Shakespeare's Globe Reborn, the official story

This Wooden 'O': Shakespeare's Globe Reborn, the official story

By: Day, Barry

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Oberon Books Ltd: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216911

ISBN: 1870259491

Condition: Very Good


hardback, a pre-publication first edition for the Founders' day, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, colour plates, b&w illustrations, loosely inserted Founders' Day photographic card, 328pp View more info

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Eight Famous Elizabethan Plays

By: Dunn, Esther Cloudman (introduction)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 184894

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good copy in a jacket hat has suffered insect damage to parts (not active), 721pp View more info

Image for The Confidential Clerk

The Confidential Clerk

By: Eliot, T S

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 205579

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a tightly bound copy in a dust wrapper that is lightly age-toned and darkened to spine, 134pp View more info

Image for The Complete Palys of T S Eliot (Chinese Edition)

The Complete Palys of T S Eliot (Chinese Edition)

By: Eliot, T S

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Shanghai Translation Publishing House: 2012

Seller ID: 221512

ISBN: 7532753093

Condition: Very Good


hardback octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, Chinese language edition, ribbon marker, 472pp View more info

Image for Hassan - the story of Hassan of Bagdad and how he came to make the Golden Journey to Samarkand

Hassan - the story of Hassan of Bagdad and how he came to make the Golden Journey to Samarkand

By: Flecker, James Elroy

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Folio Society: 1966

Seller ID: 211298

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small 4to, artificial blue silk binding lettered gilt to spine, unevenly faded but o/w a very good copy, lacking slipcase, no wrapper issued with this publication, bright colourful illustrations, 95pp View more info

Image for A Sleep of Prisoners - A Play

A Sleep of Prisoners - A Play

By: Fry, Christopher

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1951

Seller ID: 207408

Condition: Very Good


hardback, small 8vo, 2nd impression, age-toning to endpapers o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that is torn with loss at head of spine, gift inscription to a previous owner, text unmarked, 51pp View more info

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Horatio's Version

By: Hayter, Alethea

Price: £16.65

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216924

ISBN: 0571098517

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, 109pp View more info

Image for Three Plays of Henrik Ibsen : An Enemy of the People : The Wild Duck : Helda Gabler

Three Plays of Henrik Ibsen : An Enemy of the People : The Wild Duck : Helda Gabler

By: Ibsen, Henrik

Price: £23.50

Publisher: Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 186977

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, one of the series in the Collector's Edition of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written, blue leather with side panels blocked gilt, four raised bands to spine, lettered gilt to second compartment with other compartments blocked gilt, all edges gilt, peach satin ribbon marker, moire silk endpapers, gilt rubbed to sides with a trace of foxing along top edge and front blanks, b&w illustrations, 325pp View more info

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Four Plays

By: Ibsen, Henrik (translated by Eva Le Gallienne)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1979

Seller ID: 200535

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, quarter green leather with raised bands to spine, compartments blocked and lettered gilt, green cloth covered boards with a design blocked in gilt, sewn in ribbon marker, all edges gilt, marbled-effect endpapers, one or two minor scratch marks to gilt but o/w a very good tightly bound clean copy, illustrated by Tony Eubanks, 403pp View more info

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Restoration Comedy (four volumes complete)

By: Jeffares, A Norman (editor)

Price: £54.00

Publisher: Folio Press: 1974

Seller ID: 231882

ISBN: 0850670306

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large octavos, four volumes complete, green cloth lettered gilt to spines, dust wrappers not called for, spines of volumes III & IV mildly faded else a very good tightly bound set with clean and unmarked texts. Owing to weight, a request for additional postage might be meade if ordered from certain overseas locations. View more info

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Shakespeare, the King's Playwright: Theater in the Stuart Court, 1603-13

By: Kernan, Alvin B.

Price: £10.15

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 216910

ISBN: 0300061811

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, octavo, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, 230pp View more info

Image for Shakespeare's Tragedies and other studies in seventeenth-century drama

Shakespeare's Tragedies and other studies in seventeenth-century drama

By: Leech, Clifford

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1961

Seller ID: 188471

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, light foxing to edges, signature of a previous owner o/w a very good copy in a slightly rubbed, price clipped & now protected dust jacket, 232pp View more info

Image for Chinese Drama: An Annotated Bibliography of Commentary, Criticism, and Plays in English Translation (Studies in Evangelicalism; 11)

Chinese Drama: An Annotated Bibliography of Commentary, Criticism, and Plays in English Translation (Studies in Evangelicalism; 11)

By: Lopez, Manuel D

Price: £23.50

Publisher: Scarecrow Press: 1991

Seller ID: 181265

ISBN: 0810823470

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, small college stamp to endpapers but o/w a very good copy, 525pp View more info

Image for Fool of the Family : Life and Death of J M Synge

Fool of the Family : Life and Death of J M Synge

By: McCormack, W. J.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Seller ID: 167178

ISBN: 0297646125

Condition: Very Good


8vo, brown cloth lettered gilt to spine, very good in a very good dust wrapper, signature of previous owner, line through author's name on title page with a signature under - possibly of an R McCormack, 499pp View more info

Image for The Rhetoric of Tragedy - Form in Stuart Drama

The Rhetoric of Tragedy - Form in Stuart Drama

By: McDonald, Charles Osborne

Price: £21.50

Publisher: University of Massachusetts Press: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 189698

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, dated signature of a previous owner but o/w a very good tightly bound & clean copy in a lightly faded dust jacket that has minor chips to edges, 360pp View more info

Image for Oeuvres De Moliere avec des notes De Tous Les Commentateurs (two volumes)

Oeuvres De Moliere avec des notes De Tous Les Commentateurs (two volumes)

By: Moliere [Jean-Baptiste Poquelin]

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Librairie De Firmin Didot Freres: 1853

Seller ID: 217726

Condition: Very Good


hardback, two volumes, octavo, 7", x 4.5", bound in calf, patterned to boards, tooled gilt to spines, gilt titles on red morocco, top half of backstrip on volume II has been laid down, rubbed at head and foot, some scattered foxing but generally a good tightly bound set with an unmarked text, dated signature of a previous owner to front free endpaper of volume I, text in French, 648 + 671pp View more info

Image for Shakespeare's Women

Shakespeare's Women

By: Pitt, Angela

Price: £9.65

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers: 1981

Seller ID: 216909

ISBN: 0389201227

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, 224pp View more info

Image for Who's Who in Shakespeare

Who's Who in Shakespeare

By: Quennell, Peter & Johnson, Hamish

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chancellor Press: 1973

Seller ID: 184880

ISBN: 0907486142

Condition: Good


hardback, 4to, rubbed at head of spine, bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown o/w good in a dust jacket that is rubbed at head of spine, col'd 7 b&w illustrations, 288pp View more info

Image for The Spanish Bawd being the tragi-comedy of Calisto and Melibea

The Spanish Bawd being the tragi-comedy of Calisto and Melibea

By: Rojas, Fernando de

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1973

Seller ID: 177683

Condition: Very Good


hardback, decorative bright blue cloth lettered gilt to a slightly dulled spine, a very good copy in a faded and lightly rubbed slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w illustrations, 205pp View more info

Image for The Spanish Bawd being the tragi-comedy of Calisto and Melibea

The Spanish Bawd being the tragi-comedy of Calisto and Melibea

By: Rojas, Fernando de

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1973

Seller ID: 179198

Condition: Very Good


hardback, decorative bright blue cloth lettered gilt to a slightly dulled spine, a very good copy in a part faded slipcase, no jacket issued, b&w illustrations, 205pp View more info

Image for The Spanish Bawd being the tragi-comedy of Calisto and Melibea

The Spanish Bawd being the tragi-comedy of Calisto and Melibea

By: Rojas, Fernando de

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1973

Seller ID: 218521

Condition: Very Good


hardback, decorative bright blue cloth lettered gilt to a mildly dulled spine, a very good tightly bound copy in a part faded slipcase, no jacket issued in this edition, b&w illustrations, 205pp View more info

Image for La Princesse Lointaine piece en quatre actes

La Princesse Lointaine piece en quatre actes

By: Rostand, Edmond

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Librairie Charpentier et fasquelle: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 217973

Condition: Very Good


hardback, quarto measuring 7 1/2" x 5", bound in green half leather which has faded to brown on spine, ruled gilt, marbled paper covered boards and endpapers, ribbon marker, top edge gilt, spine with compartments decorated gilt. Text in french, this is the performance at the Theatre Sarah Bernhardt which starred the famed actress in what was to become her signature role. Paper a little age toned else a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text. View more info

Image for Shakespeare's characters : A complete guide

Shakespeare's characters : A complete guide

By: Rowse, A L

Price: £13.65

Publisher: Methuen: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 217247

ISBN: 0413567109

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 164pp View more info

Image for Two Plays for Puritans

Two Plays for Puritans

By: Shaw, George Bernard

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Easton Press: 1979

Seller ID: 196482

Condition: Good


hardback, tall 8vo, red leather binding blocked gilt, lettered gilt to second & fourth compartments of spine, all edges gilt, silk ribbon marker, gilt fading to boards ( but not to spine or edges), silk moire endpapers, coloured frontis portrait & b&w illustrations by George Him, 215pp View more info

Image for A Notebook on William Shakespeare

A Notebook on William Shakespeare

By: Sitwell, Edith

Price: £8.15

Publisher: Macmillan & Co: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 217248

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, foxing to front pre-lims o/w a good tightly bound copy in a chipped and age-toned dust wrapper, 233pp View more info

Image for Between Two Worlds : A Reading of T.S.Eliot's Poetry and Plays

Between Two Worlds : A Reading of T.S.Eliot's Poetry and Plays

By: Ward, David

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 222642

ISBN: 071007638X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, paper age-toned else a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved pictorial dust wrapper that has faded a little to spine, text unmarked and clean, 304pp View more info

Image for European Drama

European Drama

By: Wilson, N Scarlyn

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ivor Nicholson: 1937

Seller ID: 191576

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, blue cloth lettered black, no jacket, minor pencil marks o/w a well preserved copy, signature of a previous owner, 272pp View more info

Image for In Search of Shakespeare

In Search of Shakespeare

By: Wood, Michael

Price: £9.65

Publisher: BBC Books: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 217253

ISBN: 056353477X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, quarto, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly soiled dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, illustrated in colour and b&w, 352pp View more info