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Antonin Artaud | Collected Works Volume Two | Calder & Boyars | 1971 | 0714501719 First edition in unclipped jacket. Paper foxed, top edge of page-block dust-marked. | £50.00
Stephen Barber | The Anatomy of Cruelty | Sun Vision | 2013 | 0985762527 some wear to cover & edge, upper corner of this oversize book a little bowed, a couple of light marks on outer edge -text pages unmarked | £50.00
Copi | Copi: Plays Volume 1. Eva Peron; The Homosexual; The Four Twins; Lorretta Strong | John Calder | 1976 | 071453563X UK first edition in unclipped jacket. Jacket is rather worn, & has a 1 cm tear & creasing on its lower edge. A few small foxing marks to outer edge of page-block. | £40.00
E. E. Cummings | Three Plays and a Ballet | Peter Owen | 1968 | vg- hardback in jacket | £30.00
Elyse Dodgson & Mary Peate [eds.] | Spanish Plays – New Spanish & Catalan Drama | Nick Hern | 1999 | 9781854594181 Some wear to cover & edge, pencilled name on reverse of front cover, one page corner folded over. | £50.00
Andre Gide | The Return of the Prodigal: and Saul | Secker & Warburg | 1953 | No jacket. Faint label trace & obliterated name or price on front pastedown. Outer edge of page-block foxed. | £15.00
Thomas Leabhart | Modern and Post-modern Mime | Macmillan | 1989 | 9780312174514 | some wear to cover & edge, text pages unmarked | £35.00
Federico Garcia Lorca | Collected Plays | Secker & Warburg | 1976 | 0436257025 First edition in somewhat worn, unclipped jacket. Top edge of page-block is lightly dust-marked, lower edge is lightly pressure-marked & foxed. | £20.00
Charles Marowitz | The Marowitz Hamlet | Allen Lane | 1968 | jacket still looks impressive, but has suffered some tears & creasing to its edges, some light pencil marking to text pages – First edition | £10.00
Ludmila Petrushevskaya | Cinzano | Nick Hern | 1991 | 9781854591067 Spine very lightly creased, minor wear & foxing to outer edge of page-block. | £50.00
Tom Stoppard | Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead | Faber | 1967 | First paperback printing. Plain card cover with integral jacket with unclipped flaps.Back cover is sunned, spine is very very lightly faded. There is a tiny nick to the jacket at the top of the fold of the spine/front cover, & the very top of the spine is a little worn. | £60.00
Boris Vian; Simon Watson Taylor [tr.] | The Generals’ Tea Party | Grove Press | 1967 | First printing of Watson Taylor’s translation. Minor wear to cover & edge. Faint impression of letters on the cover from the book having been used as a writing surface at some time. Plain background of back cover has darkened, as has the paper of the book. Top edge of page-block foxed. | £20.00
Roderick Walcott | The Benjy Trilogy : The Harrowing of Benjy; A Flight of Sparrows; The Education of Alfie | Ian Randle Publishers | 2000 | light wear to cover & edge | £100.00
W.B Yeats | The Variorum Edition of the Plays of W.B. Yeats | Macmillan | 1979 | Edited by Russell K. Alspach & Catherine C. Alspach. Good plus/good plus. Slight wear to top of unclipped dustjacket, sl fading to top of blue boards. Top of page block dusty. Name etc of previous owner on fep. Internally vg | £100.00