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BALL, John and Richard Plant
A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF CANADIAN THEATRE HISTORY 1583-1975
Toronto: The Playwrights Co-op, 1976.
Octavo, red cloth. pp 160. Ink owner name at top of title page, else fine.
$19.00 Book Number: 44003 Order / Enquire
UN RÉFORMATEUR DU THÉATRE LÉON CHANCEREL. avant-propos du R. P. Émile Legault
Montreal: Fides, no date (1942), 1942.
12mo, 96 pp. Text paper browned, nick to rear cover, else fine. W.E. Collins's copy with his small ink signature, a few pencil notes and his catalogue card laid in. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$15.00 Book Number: 44385 Order / Enquire
THE MIRROR OF NATURE. The Alexander Lectures 1982.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1983.
Glossy pictorial card covers. (xiv), 129 pp. Photos in text. A few small tan spots to fore edges, else fine. A book about 19th century theatrical melodrama, not issued in hardcover. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$15.00 Book Number: 43801 Order / Enquire
Not bloody likely: The Shaw Festival, 1962-1973
Toronto: Dent, 1974.
Squarish quarto, yellowish cloth. pp (160). B&w photos. A fine, jacketless copy. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$16.95 Book Number: 45446 Order / Enquire
GREBANIER, Bernard (William Henry Ireland)
THE GREAT SHAKESPEARE FORGERY. A new look at the career of William Henry Ireland
London: Heinemann, 1966.
Black cloth. pp (12), 308 + plates. Fine in fine jacket.
$15.00 Book Number: 41541 Order / Enquire
OUR IRISH THEATRE: a chapter of autobiography
Gerrards Cross, Bucks., England: Colin Smythe, 1972.
Octavo, blue cloth. pp 279 + frontispiece portrait and plates. Index. Fine, jacketless copy. First published 1913, this is the third edition, revised and enlarged. New Foreword by Roger McHugh. Fourth volume of the Coole Edition,
$24.95 Book Number: 46000 Order / Enquire
L'histoire du théâtre au Canada. Pour un retour aux classiques
Montréal: Fides, 1945.
Card covers. 172 p. Nicks to spine ends, bit of tanning to covers, VG otherwise. W.E. Collins's copy with a few pencil notes and his catalogue card laid in.
$15.00 Book Number: 44400 Order / Enquire
Les Gracques. Tragédie romaine
Joliette, Québec: Éditions des Paraboliers du Roi, 1945.
Light green card covers. 127 pp. Book a little leaned, foxing to fore margin of front cover, else fine. W.E. Collins's copy with his catalogue card laid in.
$19.00 Book Number: 44395 Order / Enquire
LAURENCE, Dan H. [George Bernard Shaw]
THE SHAW FESTIVAL PRODUCTION RECORD 1962-1989
Guelph Ontario: University of Guelph Library, 1990.
Card covers. , (vi), 191 pp, indexed. Sticker stain on front cover, else fine, no owner names. #185 of an edition of 300 copies.
$19.50 Book Number: 25109 Order / Enquire
McPHARLIN, Paul, editor
PUPPETRY: a yearbook of puppets and marionettes
Detroit: Paul McPharlin, 1931.
Oblong 16mo, 11 x 15.5 cm. pp (3)-130. Illustrations and photos. Front cover has a tiny chip and soft crease, very nearly fine otherwise. First issue of this annual which survived into the 1950s. Nice copy of a scarce little book.
$95.00 Book Number: 41811 Order / Enquire
L' ÉPREUVE: pièce scoute en trois actes et cinq tableaux
Montréal: L'Oeuvre de presse dominicaine, 1942.
12mo, light green card covers. 62 pp, stapled. Sunning to spine and margins of covers, text paper lightly yellowed, else fine. W.E. Collins's copy with his catalogue card laid in. A play for Boy Scouts, dedicated to la Troup Saint-Alphonse d'Youville de Montréal. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.
$22.00 Book Number: 44389 Order / Enquire
SCHNEIDER, Alan (Edward Albee] (John Neville)
ENTRANCES. An American Director's Journey. Preface by Edward Albee.
New York: Viking, 1986.
Cloth and boards. (xvi), 416 pp + plates. Fine copy. Price-clipped dust jacket has light surface rubbing to rear panel, else fine. Presented as a birthday gift to important Shakespearean actor, director, and film actor JOHN NEVILLE in 1986. The entire front free endpaper is covered with the ink signatures of members of The Young Company of Canadian actors. The Young Company was at Stratford, Ontario, where Neville was Artistic Director 1985-89. Schneider has directed Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Waiting for Godot, The Birthday Party, and much more. Two page Albee preface. In all, a nice theatrical package. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.
$50.00 Book Number: 16075 Order / Enquire
SPEAIGHT, Robert [Shakespeare].
WILLIAM POEL and the Elizabethan Revival. For the Society for Theatre Research.
London: Heinemann, 1954.
Maroon cloth. 302,  pp + plates. Lengthy ink gift inscription to front free endpaper; text paper a little toned; else fine. Beige price-clipped jacket, has chips, brown spots, and tanning to the spine; tear to front panel; good. "It is to William Poel that contemporary Shakespearean production certainly owes more than to any other man." - jacket.
$18.00 Book Number: 16568 Order / Enquire
STANISLAVSKY ON THE ART OF THE STAGE. Translated with an Introductory Essay on Stanislavsky's System by David Magarshack
London: Faber, 1950.
Orange cloth. 311 pp + plates; indexed. Minor wear to one corner at head of spine, else a VG clean, tight and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names.
$25.00 Book Number: 25121 Order / Enquire