Search Results


Subject : Drama & Acting from Rose's Books, IOBA [X]
Results 1 - 20 of 177
Sort by:

Tools

Add to my want list
E-mail search
Link to search
Listing Members
New search

Search within these results


More search options

Narrow your search

Filter by condition:
VG or better (126)
Fine or New (16)

Filter by binding:
Hardcover (147)
Paperback (27)

Filter by attribute:
First editions (84)
With dust jacket (117)
Signed (8)

Filter by country:
United States (177)
1) The Actor's Heritage. Scenes from the theatre of yesterday and the day before
Eaton, Walter Prichard
 
Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1924. First edition, SIGNED AND DATED BY THE AUTHOR on second free endpaper. Paper over cloth spine, paper spine label. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece engraving, protective tissue. 41 additional plates. 294 pp. Ex-library with spine label, stampings on two edges, additional stampings and pocket to rear. Barcode to rear board. Rubbing to front board. Good condition.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paper over cloth. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$55.00
2) Alice Sit-By-The-Fire
Barrie, J. M
 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. 12mo. cloth. 139 p. One volume in The Plays of J. M. Barrie. Uniform edition. Ex-school library edition from Dr. Sargent's Normal School Cambridge, Massachusetts. Stamp and pocket. Shelfwear. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$25.00
3) Alice Sit-By-The-Fire
Barrie, J. M
 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. 139 p. The Plays of J.M. Barrie, Uniform Edition. Small chip to head of spine. Near fine.. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$25.00
4) All for Love
Dryden, John (translator); Virgil
 
New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1976. New York: Norton, 1976. New Mermaids series. 12mo. Trade paperback, 114 pp. Previous owner name, else like new. Very good condition.. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 12 mo.. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$9.00
5) American Writers : Supplement VIII
Parini, Jay, Editor
 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2001. 4to. Cloth. 644 p. A collection of literary biographies -- Supplement VIII to the noted American Writer's set of reference books. Includes cumulative index to Volumes I-IV and Supplements I-VIII and retrospective supplement I. Authors include T. C. Boyle, Joseph Brodsky, Jim Harrison, Shelby Hearon, Oscar Hijuelos, Alfred Kazin, Harper Lee, Bobbie Ann Mason, William Maxwell, Cormac McCarthy, Thomas Merton, Gloria Naylor, Norman Podhoretz, May Sarton, Charles Sim... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$50.00
6) Annals of the English Stage from Thomas Betterton to Edmund Kean, Actors Authors Audiences in two volumes, Volume II
Doran, Dr. (John)
 
New York: W. J. Widdleton, 1865. Volume II only. Maroon cloth binding, gold titles, 422 pp. Spine sunned, corner bent. Chip to bottom of spine. Good condition.. First American Edition. Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$65.00
7) The Appreciation of the Drama
Caffin, Charles H
 
New York: Baker & Taylor, 1908. First edition. Tall 8vo. Beige cloth binding, gold titles. 280 pp. Frontispiece plus eleven illustrations. The audience, the stage plastic, the stage pictorial, the actor, the play, the material of the drama, genesis of a plot, the introduction, the development, climax--denouement--castrophe, the motive of the plot, the American outlook. An interesting introduction to drama from multiple perspectives. Part of title rubbed off on spine, board soiled. Usual library effe... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$26.00
8) Aristophanes : The Eleven Comedies
Editor
 
New York: Liverlight Publishing Corporation, 1943. Seventh printing. 8vo. Cloth. 480 p. Literally and completely translated from the Greek tongue Into English with translator's foreword, an introduction to each comedy & elucidatory notes. Minor shelfwear to boards. Dustjacket shelfworn with chips and tears. Very good in good jacket in mylar cover.. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$25.00
9) Aristophanes' Birds, Frogs, and Clouds : Literally Translated with Notes
Aristophanes
 
Philadelphia: David McKay, 1899. 12mo. Cloth. 267 p. Literally Translated with Notes by William James Hickie, with an Introduction by Edward Brooks, Jr. Three plays by Greek dramatist Aristophanes. Moderate shelfwear. Corner's bumped. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$40.00
10) Around the World in 80 Days [from the Estate of Michael Todd]
Herzig, Sig, book; Adamson, Harold, lyrics; Fain, Sammy and Young Victor, music
 
1962. Mimeograph copy on heavy paper of original typscript copy. Revised June 1962. "Around the World in 80 Days as a New Stage Musical in Two Acts. Time: 1872; Place: Around the World". Book by Sig Herzig, Lyrics, Harold Adamson, Music, Sammy Fain and Victor Young. Property of the Estate of Michael Todd, whose film adaptation won an Academy Award for Best Picture in 1956. Not paginated. Printed on heavy paper. In a two-hold punched binding with stiff covers, typed label. Label missing corner. Doe... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$150.00
11) The Art of Dramatic Criticism
Littlewood, S. R
 
London: Pitman, 1952. First edition. Cloth binding, 182 pp. Ex-university library. Appears little-read. Good plus.. First Edition. Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$49.00
12) Astonish Me
Lahr, John
 
New York: The Viking Press, 1973. New York: Viking, 1973. First edition, ex-library. Hard cover binding, 272 pp. Dustjacket has a couple of very small tears. A brilliant analysis of the state of the world's theatres. Good in very good dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$25.00
13) The Audition Book
Hooks, Ed
 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Back Stage Books, 1996. First edition, second printing. 8vo. Trade paperback, 176 pp. Unread, just short of new. Near fine.. Reprint. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$5.00
14) Barrack-Room Ballads and the Story of the Gadsbys
Kipling, Rudyard
 
New York: A. L. Burt, 1900. New York: Burt, 1900. 12mo. Maroon silk binding, 413 pp. plus advertising. No edition stated. Spine faded, boards and page edges soiled, a few small indentations to bottom of rear board. Clean text block, solid hinges. Good reading copy.. Silk. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$16.00
15) Barrier, A One-Act Play in Two Scenes
Hilda Benson Powicke
 
New York: Friendship Press, 1964. First edition, paperback. 1964. 48 pp. Wraps fine. One crease in one page. A rare copy!. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$25.00
16) The Best Plays of 1962-1963. The Burns Mantle Yearbook
Hewes, Henry
 
New York: Dodd Mead and Company, 1963. Cloth binding, 432 pp. Delightful photographs and drawings by Hirschfeld. Includes summaries of the season, the ten best plays Stop the World I Want to Get Off, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Tchin-Tchin, P.S. 193, The Collection, The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore, Andorra, Mother Courage and Her Children, Rattle of a Simple Man, and She Loves Me. Ex-library in library-issued plastic cover. Solid, clean copy appears to have been little-read. In very good cond... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$24.00
17) The Betrothal, A Sequel to the Blue Bird, A Fairy Play in Five Acts and Eleven Scenes
Maeterlinck, Maurice
 
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1918. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos. First Edition in English. Decorative green silk with overall floral blindstamped pattern, gilt titles and decoration. Two-color title page, 222 pp. Ex-university library with usual markings. Foxing to front endpapers. Rear hinge cracked. Good condition.. First Edition. Silk. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$65.00
18) The Birds
Aristophanes
 
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1904. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1904. Fourth edition. 12mo. Cloth. Clarendon Press Series. With Introduction and Notes by W. W. Merry, D. D., Rector of Lincoln College, Oxford. Includes an introduction to this Greek drama and text in Greek. Extensive notes, index, frontispiece illustration, and Clarendon Press publisher's catalog. This book is inscribed by noted author and St. Paul's School teacher Henry Crocker Kittredge, 1909, and includes his handwritten notes, transl... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$220.00
19) The Bogus Bride
Fisher, James
 
Elgin: Performance Publishing Co., 1983. Elgin: Performance, 1983. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by the author to writer/poet Donald Baker. First edition. 12mo. Trade paperback, 75 pp. A two-act farce based upon the Italian commedia dell'arte. New.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Trade Paperback. New. 12 mo.. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$55.00
20) Brand; Translation and Introduction By C. H. Herford
Ibsen, Henrik
 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928. Volume III of the Collected Works. 8vo. Cloth. 262 p. Owner's name. Pencil notes on endpapers. Hinges weak. Spine faded. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
Results 1 - 20 of 177
Sort by:

Want to know if we find this book?

Want lists are free e-mail notifications if a book you're looking for becomes available for sale. Existing members login here to add this search to your want list.
Your name:
Your e-mail address (e.g., yourname@yourprovider.com):
Choose a password:
Re-type your password:
Would you like to receive our monthly newsletter?
Note: We will not disclose your personal information to any third-party companies or organizations