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1 Ivory Tower and other Radio Plays
Arch Oboler
William Targ

1940, Limited Edition: 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall, Hardcover: Fine, 
Original black and gilt cloth, 77pp, includes two other plays, Alter Ego and The Ugliest Man in the World. Signed by the author. A Limited edition of 1000 copies. X016997 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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2 Ballerina : Portraits and Impressions of Nadia Nerina
Clement Crisp (Editor)
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
0297769510 / 9780297769514
1975, 1st Edition: 4to, Cloth: Very Good, Good+
unpaginated, c150pp, largely illustrated. A interesting signed association copy - signed and inscribed to 'Dear Kathy and Bing [Crosby] with love Nadia. 15/9/75'. Included is a letter from Nadia Nerina of the same date thanking them 'for a superb dinner party.. made memorable by your informal singing'. Also another letter from 'Alan F' to William Tallon {better known as 'Backstairs Billy'} at Clarence House, it's footnote says 'she sent her biography to the Crosbys. They promptly gave it to me to give away'. ! VG copy in paper covered boards with cloth spine, hint of bumping to corners. Dust wrapper complete but worn on edges and corners with a couple of closed tears. X007034 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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3 Adelaide Ristori A Sketch of Her Life and Twenty Words Relative to Her Genius with an Analysis of the Tragedy of "Medea"
E Peron Hingston
Thomas Hailes Lacy

1856, 8vo, Card Cover: Fair, 
Original decorated card covers, soiled around the edges. A rare early monograph on a famous Italian tragedienne. X000750 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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4 Dramatic Works
Felicia Hemans
William Blackwood and Sons

1850, 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original dark blue blind-stamped cloth with gilt titling and decoration to spine, 270pp, page edges gilt, a very good + copy. X010057 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Original Plays : First Series, Gilbert W S
5 Original Plays : First Series
Gilbert W S
Chatto & Windus

1881, 1st (reprint): 8vo, Decorative Cloth: VG-, 
The first volume of Gilbert's plays including 'Trial by Jury'. 242pp + piblishers adverts (dated June 1881). VG clean copy, slight spotting. Original decorative cloth boards, some browning, slight nick to head of spine. Early reprint {first published 1876]. 015244 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Original Plays : Second Series, Gilbert W S
6 Original Plays : Second Series
Gilbert W S
Chatto & Windus

1881, 1st: 8vo, Decorative Cloth: VG-, 
The Second volume of Gilbert's plays including 'HMS Pinafore', 'Pirates of Penzance' and 'The Sorcerer'. 338pp + publishers adverts (dated June 1881). VG clean copy, slight spotting. Original decorative cloth boards, somewhat browned, spine ends a little frayed. 1st edition. 015245 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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7 Massine : Camera Studies
Gordon Anthony
George Routledge & Sons Ltd

1939, 1st: 4to, Cloth: Very Good, 
34pp text appreciation by Sacheverell Sitwell with a frontispiece and 31 tipped in plates by Gordon Anthony. VG copy in slightly rubbed red cloth boards as issued. Signed and inscribed from Anthony and with a loose signed photograph of Lady Alexandra Cadogen by Anthony. X018702 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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8 The Playground
James Broughton
The Centaur Press

1949, Limited Edition: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, Fair
Original cloth and dustwrapper which has darkened spine, slight chipping and insect damage to front, internally slight insect damage to the top edges of the last 3 pages and the endpapers, illustrations by Zev, a limited edition of 1000 copies, signed by the author. X002783 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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9 My Autobiography
Madame Judith
Eveleigh Nash

1912, 1st English Edition: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG-, 
Autobiography of French 19th Century actress Jule Bernat Derosne. 312pp with portrait fontis. VG clean copy, just a little age browning, in original blue cloth/gilt with minor wear to edges. 013408 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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10 Three Comedies Translated from the German of "G E Lessing".
Rev J J Holroyd
W Totham

1838, 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original green blind-stamped cloth with gilt titling and decoration to spine, xx/281pp, published by subscription X010615 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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11 Hengist, King of Kent: Or the Mayor of Queensborough
Thomas Middleton
Charles Scribner's Sons

1938, 1st American: 4to, Hardcover: Very Good, 
Original red cloth with gilt titling, spine slightly sunned, liv/136pp, illuistrated with 6 plates, edited from the MS in the Folger Shakespeare Library by R C Bald. X011080 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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