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1 ANOUILH, JEAN. Becket Or The Honor Of God.
Coward-McCann, New York: 1960. 069810031X / 9780698100312 Twenty-second Impression. s Softcover. Good condition. Slight crease on front cover. 
A play about Thomas Becket and his death. Winner of the Antoinette Perry Award - Best Play of the Season 1960 - 61. Includes Introduction by Jean Anouilh. Translated into English from the French by Lucienne Hill. "M. Anouilh's essential theme - the portrayal of a life that ends by championing the honor of God, no matter what the cost - has nobility and exaltation." 
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2 ANOUILH, JEAN. Becket Or The Honor Of God.
The New American Library, New York: 1964. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
A play about Thomas Becket and his death. Winner of the Antoinette Perry Award - Best Play of the Season 1960 - 61. Includes Introduction by Jean Anouilh. Translated from the French by Lucienne Hill). 
Price: 1.43 USD
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3 BARNET, SYLVAN; BERMAN, MORTON; BURTO, WILLIAM (EDITORS AND INTRODUCTION). The Genius Of The Early English Theater.
The New American Library, New York: 1962. Mentor Book Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Includes the complete texts of seven great plays of medieval and renaissance English drama - Abraham and Isaac (Anonymous); The Second Shepherds' Play (Anonymous); Everyman (Anonymous); Doctor Faustus (Christopher Marlowe); Macbeth (William Shakespeare); Volpone (Ben Johnson); and Samson Agonistes (John Milton). 
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4 BENTLEY, ERIC. Rallying Cries: Are You Now Or Have You Ever Been, The Recantation Of Galileo Galilei, And From The Memoirs Of Pontiuus Pilate.
The New Republic Book Company, Washington: 1977. 0915220245 / 9780915220243 First New Republic Books Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Brings together three outstanding plays - two previously out of print and a brand new one - that illustrate Bentley's talent for writing about honor, nobility, and love without mocking these dramatic virtues. 
Price: 22.66 USD
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5 BROOK, PETER. The Empty Space.
Avon Books, New York: 1969. First Discus Edition printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Succinctly expounds the ideology that has altered the course of both the English and American theater. 
Price: 23.99 USD
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6 COLLINS, JR., FLETCHER AND MARGARET (EDITORS). Theater Wagon: Plays Of Place And Any Place.
The University Press of Virginia, Charloattesville: 1973. 0813905354 / 9780813905358 First Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
This is a collection of the seven, most successful plays - Love Is A Daisy and 3 Filosofers In A Firetower by Margaret Collins; Birdwatchers and Sandcastle by Barbara Allan Hite; A Merry Death and Styopik And Manya by Nicolai Evreinov; On The Corner Of Cherry And Elsewhere - A Play in Layers;by Jeannie Lee; produced by Theater Wagon, a unique Virginia company of players and playwrigts who toured college and community theaters, dinner theaters, resorts and historic houses. The plays are comedies of everyday experiences made up of the fantasy of facts, the reality of characher, and the foolery of human situations. Some of the plays were written by the famous Russian dramatist Zamyatin and translated by another member of the troupe. 
Price: 18.10 USD
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7 COWARD, NOEL. Nude With A Violin: A Light Comedy In Three Acts.
Doubleday, Garden City: 1958. Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition except for tiny moisture spots on two facing pages. 
This fine comic play premiered on Broadway with John Gielgud. 
Price: 15.15 USD
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8 CURTIN, KAIER. " We Can Always Call Them Bulgarians.": The Emergence Of Lesbians And Gay Men On The American Stage.
Alyson Publications, Boston: 1988. 0932870341 / 9780932870346 Reprint. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Charts the often tempestuous struggle to get lesbian and gay roles onto the American stage. Includes numerous black & white photos and an Index. 
Price: 16.15 USD
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9 DE MOLIERE, JEAN BAPTISTE POQUELIN. The Miser And Other Plays.
Penguin Books, Baltimore: 1973. 0140440364 / 9780140440362 s Softcover. Reading copy. 
A collection of plays by Moliere including That Would-Be Gentleman, That Scoundrel Scapin, Love's The Best Doctor, and Don Juan. 
Price: 1.95 USD
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10 DRINKWATER, JOHN. Abraham Lincoln, A Play.
Sidgwick & Jackson, London: 1921. Thirteenth Impression - February 1921. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
According to the playwrite, "My concern is with the profoundly dramatic interest of Lincoln's character, and with the inspiring example of a man who handled war nobly and with imagination." 
Price: 3.09 USD
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11 DRINKWATER, JOHN. Mary Stuart, A Play.
Sidgwick & Jackson, London: 1921. Third Impression - June 1921. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good, clean copy. 

Price: 8.79 USD
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12 DRUTEN, JOHN VAN. I Am A Camera: A Play In Three Acts.
Random House, New York: 1952. Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Adapted from the Berlin Stories of Christopher Isherwood. "John van Druten has done an uproarious and poignant dramatization. Rarely a minute without rich, pointed laughter." Hawkins, New York World-Telegram and Sun. 
Price: 39.38 USD
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13 DURRENMATT, FRIEDRICH. The Physicists.
Grove Press, New York: 1978. 0394172469 / 9780394172460 Sixteenth Printing. Evergreen Edition. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
The setting: a madhouse. The principal characters: three male paients, all nuclear physicists. One, Herbert George Beutler, believes he is Newton; a second, Ernst Ernesti, thinks he is Einstein. Both are fairly recent arrivals at the asylum. The third, Johann Wilhelm Mobius, who has visions in which King Solomon appears to him, has been there for fifteen years. Translated from the German by James Kirkup. 
Price: 3.18 USD
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14 EARLEY, MICHAEL; KEIL, PHILIPPA(EDITORS) Solo!: The Best Monologies Of The 80s (men).
Applause Books, New York: 1987. 0936839651 / 9780936839653 s Softcover. Good condition. 

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15 FRIEDMAN, KEN. Relationships: Original Monologues And Scenes.
Wagon Press, NY: 2000. 0964194627 / 9780964194625 First Wagon Printing. s Softcover. Brand New Copy. 
Contains monologues for both actors and actresses. 
Price: 12.30 USD
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16 GREEN, CAROLYN. Janus: A Romantic Comedy.
Random House, NY: 1956. Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. Some slight tears in dustjacket. 
"Really amounts to an old-style French sex farce." John Chapman, Daily News. 
Price: 5.94 USD
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17 HUEFFER, OLIVER MADOX. Love's Disguises: A Book Of Little Plays (being Four Of A Sequence And One Other).
Sign of the Rose, Hackbridge: 1900. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition but some fraying at the top and bottom of the spine. The author was the brother of Ford Madox Ford. 
This copy is No. 87 of a Limited Edition of 150 copies signed by the author, the brother of Ford Madox Hueffer, who co-authored two novels with Joseph Conrad, and who later changed his name to Ford Madox Ford. The five plays comprising this volume are entitled: Love And Death, A Good Example, The Fountain Of Honour, A Love Match, and A Master Of Art. This volume is very scarce. 
Price: 922.45 USD
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18 KURNITZ, HARRY. Once More, With Feeling.
Random House, NY: 1959. Fireside Theater Bookclub Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
First presented at the National Theater in New York City on October 21, 1958. 
Price: 10.45 USD
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19 LESSING, GOTTHOLD EPHRAIM; LANGE, VICTOR (INTRODUCTION). Hamburg Dramaturgy.
Dover, New York: 1962. 0486200329 / 9780486200323 s Softcover. Good condition. 
The first modern handbook on the dramatist's art, Dramaturgy, prepared the theater for the psychological and social realism of the 19th century. A collection of 104 articles which Lessing wrote while employed as a critic by the National Theater in Hamburg. 
Price: 102.22 USD
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20 LINDSAY, HOWARD AND CROUSE, RUSSEL. Remains To Be Seen.
Random House, New York: 1951. Fireside Theatre Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
"A thriller which is a farce....It does this by standing the usual 'whodunit' on its gory head and by extracting laughter as readily from a killing as ever Jacques found tongues in trees, books in running streams, sermons in stones, and good in everything." - John Mason Brown, Saturday Review of Literature 
Price: 20.09 USD
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