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"THEIR MAJESTIES' SERVANTS"

By: Doran, Dr.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John C. Nimmo., 1897

Edition: Second edition.


x, 459pp, with a portriat and 89 wood engravings .Also kown as "Annals of the English Stage from Thomas Betterton to Edmund Kean, Actors- Authors- Audiences."This book is a preface to the Peoples Edition published in 1865, Top edge gilt. Spine grubby View more info

A HISTORY OF PANTOMIME

By: Broadbent, R.J.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin Marshall Hamilton, Kent and Co. Ltd., 1901

Edition: 1st edition


226pp. Publisher's red cloth, gilt. A trifle grubby but a sound copy. Scarce in the original edition. View more info

AROUND THEATRES

By: Beerbohm, Max

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis, 1933

Edition: 1st edition


583pp. First single volume edition. D.j. and fore-edge foxed. Green cloth, gilt title to spine on red title block View more info

BACKSTAGE AT STRATFORD

By: Ganong, Joan

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Canada, Longmans Canada Limited,, 1962

Edition: 1st edition


198pp, 9 plates View more info

BARON AT THE BALLET,

By: Haskell, Arnold L.,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1950,,


first edition, 222pp, b&w illustrations throughout, quarto, original red cloth, gilt lettering and decoration, v.g. condition. Introduction and commentary by Arnold L. Haskell. ballet photography by v arious photographers. W/ an intro. by Sa chverell Sitwell. View more info

BROOME STAGES

By: Dane, Clemence

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann, 1931

Edition: New impression


703pp. Decorated title by Rex Whistle. Brown cloth, gilt [unfaded]. The story of an English theatrical family in the eighteenth and nineteenth century. The story was made into a television series in 1966. View more info

CINEMA

By: Wiseman, Thomas

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company, Limited, 1964

Edition: 1st edition


181pp, ill. throughout. Head of d.j. small loss and a little frayed otherwise a nice copy. View more info

CIRCUS!

By: Wykes, Alan,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Jupiter Books, London, 1977,,


first edition, 139pp, illustrations throughout, octavo, original brwon cloth, d.j., d.j. a little bumped in corners other a v.g./fine copy. 'An investigation into what makes the sawdust fly.' View more info

COCK-A-DOODLE-DO

By: Cochran, Charles B.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd, 1941

Edition: 1st reprint


xv, 368pp. 40 plates. Signed by the author and dedication to Geoffrey Wright, the composer and writer who worked at the Gate Theatre studio, London. 'To Geoffrey Wright in gratitude and all good wihes Charles B. Cochran' to the title-page. Blue cloth gilt with CB device to the front board. Dusty spine. View more info

DALY'S The Biography of a Theatre

By: Forbes-Winslow, D.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen, 1944

Edition: 1st ediiton


220pp. Attractive pictorial boards by Louis Curti. War quality paper. View more info

DANCES OF SWEDEN,

By: Salven, Erik,

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Max Parrish & Co. London, under the auspices of the Royal Academy of Dancing and the Ling Physical Education Assoc. 1949,,


first edition, 40pp, 4 pages colour illustrations, b&w map of Sweden, small octavo, original green cloth, gilt lettering, decorative full colour d.j., ex-libris, chipped and little soiled d.j. From the Handbook of European National Dances. View more info

Dear Tom : Letters from Home

By: Courtenay, Tom; Courtenay, Annie Eliza

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday, 2000

Edition: 1st ed., 1st imp.


294pp. Photos. Neat cut to front end-paper to remove a name otherwise unclipped, marked or faded. View more info

DUSE A Biography

By: Weaver, William

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson, 1984

Edition: 1st edition


383pp. 53 illustrations. A biography of Eleonora Duse, the Italian actress 1858-1924. No fading, clipping or inscriptions View more info

EDWARD GORDON CRAIG 1872-1966

By: Nash, George

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1967

Edition: 1st edition


30pp text, 63 plates. Foxed to end-papers and edges. View more info

ELLEN TERRY AND BERNARD SHAW A Correspondence

By: St. John, Christopher (editor)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Reinhardt & Evans Ltd., 1949

Edition: New Ediiton


xxxviii, 434pp. Illustrated with plates. Red cloth View more info