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PENGUIN PLAYS: THREE EUROPEAN PLAYS

By: Anouilh, Betti and Sartre

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Penguin:

Seller ID: 006168


Very Good/Good condition. Includes: "Ring Round the Moon" by Jean Anouilh, "The Queen and the Rebels" by Ugo Betti, and "In Camera" by Jean-Paul Sartre. View more info

THE MEMOIRS OF SARAH BERNHARDT

By: Bernhardt Sarah Edited By Sandy Lesbert

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Peebles Press, New York: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007752


These Memoirs include Sarah Bernhardt's early childhood through the first American Tour. and also include her novella "In the Clouds". The books is edited and includes an Introduction by Sandy Lesberg. Includes many b/w photographs of the era. View more info

MAURICE CHEVALIER The Authorised Biography

By: Bret David

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Robson Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011993


David Bret tells the full, colourful story of Chevalier's extraordinary life and career. Bret evokes the early years of French music hall with finesse and describes the extraordinary collection of weird and wonderful stars that formed Chealier's first family. In all Bret does true justice this warm, generous professional artiste, thirty years after his death. View more info

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PLAY PARADE

By: Coward Noel

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Double Day: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 013228


Very good condition, 639pp, over 500g to post Clean pages and compressed page edge. Name in pencil 1st blank page. Contents: Design for living -- Cavalcade -- Private lives -- Bitter sweet -- Post-mortem -- The vortex -- Hay fever. View more info

THE RISE AND FALL OF THE MATINEE IDOL

By: Curtis Anthony, Edited By

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. Martins Press, New York: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002096


Past deities of stage and screen, their roles, their magic and their worshippers. View more info

Eel Pie Island

By: Dan Van Der Vat, Michele Whitby

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Frances Lincoln: 2009

Seller ID: 011335


112pp, masses of photo memorabilia, 850g packed for post, gift inscription 1st p top. About this book - Eel Pie Island, the only inhabited island on the River Thames, has been described as "120 drunks clinging to a mudbank." A tiny place, just 600 yards long, 150 feet at its widest, and home to a few dozen homes and businesses, the island has enjoyed two periods of special fame: in the 19th century, it was a popular resort for Charles Dickens and other Londoners ... View more info

Performance: Live Art, 1909 to the Present

By: Goldberg, Roselee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 1979

Seller ID: 013298


Performance: Live Art, 1909 to the Present by Goldberg is 128 crisp pp & under 500g to post. Surveys the performance work of the Italian Futurists, the Dadaists, the Russian Constructivists, the Surrealists, the Bauhaus and other European and American work into the Seventies. View more info

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Travels With Cole Porter

By: Howard, Jean

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Boston, Harry N Abrams: 1991

Seller ID: 010226


Small sticker on front,over 9¾" - 12" tall. A fabulous gift for music lovers. This gorgeous, oversized volume is profusely illustrated in b/w. It tells the story in pictures of Porter's two "Grand Tours" in 1955 and 1956, as documented by Jean Howard who was long for the ride. With this book, readers are treated to a uniquely different view of Cole Porter as they accompany Jean Howard on two "Grand Tours" she made with Porter and others, in 1955... View more info

Handling Edna the Unauthorised Biography

By: Humphries, Barry

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Australia, Hatchette: 2009

Seller ID: 009967


260+ pp in great order - all pp clean white & tightly bound as a possum could be. contents/review > This is a difficult book to categorise – is it an autobiography? A memoir? Fictionalised truth? Here, Barry Humphries tells us of his discovery of Moonee Ponds (i.e. Melbourne suburbia) housewife, Edna Everage in 1950s Melbourne and how that young woman became one of the grandest dames of history. Barry lays the rumours to rest that he and Edna are one and describes his ... View more info

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One Hundred Non-Royalty One- Act Plays

By: Kozlenko, William (compiler)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: USA, Greenberg: 1940

Seller ID: 013373


One Hundred Non-Royalty One- Act Plays compiled by Kozlenko is well over the 500g at some 802pp, A selection of 100 performance pieces for children, young adults & adult thespians. Amateurs may perform & reproduce the scripting. Plays are a mix of drama, psychological thriller, farce, comedy, poetic play, fantasy and radio plays. Published by Greenberg (1940) View more info

Scott Fitzgerald A Biography

By: Meyers, Jeffrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1994

Seller ID: 010309


Scott Fitzgerald, a romantic and tragic figure who embodied the decades between the two world wars, was a writer who took his material almost entirely from his life: "My characters are all Scott Fitzgerald. Even the female characters are Scott Fitzgerald." In this much-needed new biography, Jeffrey Meyers offers a perceptive interpretation of both the life and the work of one of America's finest novelists. Despite his early success with The Great Gatsby, Fitzgera... View more info

Audrey Hepburn: The Paramount Years

By: Nourmand, Tony

Price: $42.00

Publisher: UK, Boxtree: 2006

Seller ID: 011210


168 crisp pp, a kilo to post. Book's fault is a bump/ding right near the edge of the front cover (we do have a better copy 011487). Roman Holiday, Sabrina, Funny Face, Paris When It Sizzles, Breakfast at Tiffany's; these early films established Audrey Hepburn as the epitome of stylish grace and playful elegance. This collection of legendary and never-before-seen Paramount poster art, lobby cards, magazine covers, costume sketches, stills, and fashion photographs celebrat... View more info

Audrey Hepburn: The Paramount Years

By: Nourmand, Tony

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Boxtree: 2006

Seller ID: 012417


168 crisp pp, a kilo to post. faults? upper right corners bumped. Roman Holiday, Sabrina, Funny Face, Paris When It Sizzles, Breakfast at Tiffany's; these early films established Audrey Hepburn as the epitome of stylish grace and playful elegance. This collection of legendary and never-before-seen Paramount poster art, lobby cards, magazine covers, costume sketches, stills, and fashion photographs celebrates the golden era of Hepburn's career. Illuminating the more than ... View more info

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Audrey Hepburn: The Paramount Years

By: Nourmand, Tony

Price: $46.00

Publisher: UK, Boxtree: 2006

Seller ID: 012447


Roman Holiday, Sabrina, Funny Face, Paris When It Sizzles, Breakfast at Tiffany's; these early films established Audrey Hepburn as the epitome of stylish grace and playful elegance. This collection of legendary and never-before-seen Paramount poster art, lobby cards, magazine covers, costume sketches, stills, and fashion photographs celebrates the golden era of Hepburn's career. Illuminating the more than 200 photos and illustrations are short essays on Hepburn's lasting... View more info

Audrey Hepburn

By: Paris, Barry

Price: $23.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1997

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 012831


review first >>> "Barry Paris has written the model of a movie biography, and very movingly" Daily Express. 454 crisp pp, just over a kilo, 2 photo sections, only fault is beginnings of a crease on dj, text block hunkydory. Really wonderful snaps of Hepburn complement this treasure of bio writing. With the insights of family and friends who never before spoke to a Hepburn biographer-and never-before-published photographs-Paris has created an in-depth portrait of ... View more info

THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL

By: Sheridan Richard Brinsley

Price: $9.00

Publisher: The Shakespeare Head:

Seller ID: 004827


Reading copy. Inscription on first page. Cover loosely connected, a little yellowed on edges of spine. Clean pages. View more info

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La Mouette

By: Tchekhov, Anton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Gallimard: 1973

Seller ID: 013426


La Mouette a set of plays by Tchekhov in French, 511pp, less than 500g Plays are > Ce fou de Paltonov, Ivanov, La Mouette & lastly Les Trois Soeurs. View more info

Legends on the Screen The Narrative Film in Australia 1919-1929

By: Tullooch, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Legends on the Screen The Narrative Film in Australia 1919-1929: 1981

Seller ID: 008984


448pp with dozens of bw illus & photos, a truly remarkable body of research on this important era in Aust media. Tulloch examines professional, economic & ideological constraints. View more info

SELECTED PUPPET PLAYS

By: Various

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Allman & Son: 1958

Seller ID: 004072


Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean cover, a little yellowed. Includes Illustrations, introduction and six puppet plays. View more info

THE FLOOR OF HEAVEN MY Life in Theatre

By: WHERRETT RICHARD

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sceptre, Australia: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006418


An insiders view of theatre and the mysteries behind the velvet curtain. View more info