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Penguin Music Magazine II (2)

Penguin, London
Octavo size (8vo) Paperback. Plates etc
Pages tanned, covers slightly dusty else a VERY GOOD+ copy
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Penguin Music Magazine III / 3

Penguin, London
Octavo size (8vo) Paperback. Plates etc
Pages tanned, covers dusty and lightly edged rubbed else a VERY GOOD copy
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Sound Waves and Their Uses - Six Lectures delivered before a 'juvenile audotory' under the auspices of The Royal Institution, Christmas, 1928

Blackie, London
152pp, illus., diagrams, bibliography, etc. Much on contemporary recording instruments, gramophones etc
FINE, an exceptionally well preserved, very clean bright and tight copy in a very near FINE complete Dust Jacket (tiny chips to spine tips, looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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A List of Books About Music in the English Language - Prepared as an appendix to the Oxford Companion to Music

Oxford University Press, London
Tall thin 8vo blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 64pp
VERY GOOD+, a well preserved very clean and tight copy
1st editionHardcover
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Organs, Rides and Engines on Parade - Volume Two

Fair Organ Presevation Society
Quarto size (4to) in glossy card covers. 40pp, with plates
FINE, a very clean and tight copy (private bookplate on the front paste-down end-paper, few spots of slight shelf rub to cover edges)
1st editionSoftcover
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My Musical Life

Secker & Warburg, London
Hardback Thick, heavy Octavo size (8vo). 390pp, plates, appendices, index. 1st British Edition
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (page-block edges tanned and slightly foxed)
1st editionHardcover
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Computer Applications in Music - A Bibliography, Supplement 1

Oxford University Press, Oxford
Hardback Thick, heavy Octavo size (8vo). 597pp
AS NEW in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket (top edge of page block faintly dusty)
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Sir Arthur Sullivan - His Life, Letters and Diaries

Cassell, London
Large Octavo size (8vo) in blue cloth, 314pp, 24 colour and 28 half-tone plates, list of works, bibliography, index
A well preserved, clean and tight near FINE copy (name on fly-leaf - dated 1927, top corner tip of front cover slightly bumped, page-block edges slightly tanned)
1st editionHardcover
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More Power to You

Applause Theatre and Cinema Books, New York
Large Octavo size (8vo), 185pp
NEW unread copy in NEW complete Dust Jacket
1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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Feminism and Theatre

Macmillan, London
Large Octavo size (8vo) Paperback. 149pp, index
An almost AS NEW barely read copy (ink name and number on fly-leaf, page-block edges slightly tanned)
1st editionSoftcover
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Thomas Doggett Pictur'd

The Company of Watermen and Lightermen of the River Thames, London
Quarto size (4to) in brown boards. 52pp, plates, maps, facsimiles etc. Subtitled - An Enquiry Into the Claims to Authenticity of the Few Supposed Representations From Life of this Famous Comedian (Born Dublin C.1650, Died Eltham 10th September 1721) and Such Idea of His Physical Appearance and Personality As Can Be Derived Therefrom and From Contemporary Descriptions (Including One of His Own)
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (hint of tanning to leaves)
1st editionHardcover
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The World of Theatre 1994 - 1996

International Theatre Institute, Dhaka
Octavo size (8vo) Paperback. 376pp, plates etc
NEW unread copy (merest hint of tanning to leaves)
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Peter Hall Directs Antony and Cleopatra

Methuen, London
1st printing. Large Octavo size (8vo). 176pp, plates, index
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy (hint of tanning to leaves) in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket . An excellent copy
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Drama in Britain 1964 - 1973

British Council / Longman, London
Octavo size (8vo) in stiff card covers. 80pp, plates etc
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW unread copy (top edge of page block slightly tanned)
1st editionSoftcover
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The World of Theatre - 2000 Edition - An Account of the Theatre Seasons 1996-97, 1997-98 and 1998-99

International Theatre Institute / Routledge, London
Quarto size (4to). 314pp, plates etc
NEW copy
1st editionHardcover
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Stage Decoration

Chapman and Hall, London
Quarto size (4to) in cloth gilt lettering to spine. 138pp text, 127pp plates, index
VERY GOOD, a clean and tight copy (inscription on front blank fly-leaf, a few light pencil markings in text, easily and cleanly erased when tested)
1st editionHardcover
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Index To The Story Of My Days - Some Memoirs

Viking, New York
Octavo size (8vo) in black cloth backed cream boards, gilt lettering to spine and front cover. 308pp, plates, index
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (name on fly-leaf, covers faintly dusty)
1st editionHardcover
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Theatre Arts (Magazine) Vol. XXIX No 5 May 1945

Theatre Arts, New York
Quarto size (4to) magazine in paper wraps. Pages numbered 259 to 320 plus prelims and ad leaves, with plates. (collated complete)
VERY GOOD+, a well preserved clean and tight unworn copy (cover margins slightly dusty and very lightly edge-rubbed)
1st editionSoftcover
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Keep it Tap

Published by the Author
Octavo size (8vo) stapled booklet in red thin card covers. 71pp, plates. Inscribed 'best wishes' and signed by the author on title-page, no other inscription
AS NEW (mild signs of small price label removal from rear cover)
Signed copy1st editionSoftcover
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Di Teatro Comunale di Firenze - presenza e linguaggio

Studio GE 9, Firenze
Large Octavo size (8vo) in colour printed glossy card self wrappers. 109pp colour plates, etc. Text in Italian
NEW copy (faint specks of shelf rub to spine ends)
1st editionSoftcover
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The Classical Theatre of the People's Republic of China

Britain-China Friendship Association, London
Large Quarto size (4to) in colour printed card covers with silver, gold and black printed strips laid on as issued). 47pp, plates
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (covers faintly dusty and slightly foxed or tanned)
1st editionSoftcover
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Design for Performance - From Diaghilev to the Pet Shop Boys (SIGNED COPY)

Lund Humphries / Lethaby Press, Central St Martin's College of Art, London
Heavy Square Quarto size (4to) in stiff card covers. 240pp, plates in colour and b/w etc. Inscribed 'With best wishes' and signed by Peter Docherty on verso of front fly-leaf (no other inscription)
AS NEW
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Theatre Arts, Vol. XXIX, No. 2 February 1945

Theatre Arts, New York
Quarto size (4to) magazine in paper wraps. Pages numbered 67 to 128 plus prelims and ad leaves, with plates. (collated complete)
VERY GOOD+, a well preserved, clean and tight copy (covers slightly dusty, overlapping cover edges a little shelf rubbed)
1st editionSoftcover
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Theatre Arts (Magazine), Vol. XVIII, No. 5 May 1944

Theatre Arts, New York
Quarto size (4to) magazine in paper wraps. Pages numbered 259 to 320 plus prelims and ad leaves, with plates
VERY GOOD+ (covers dusty, overlapping cover edges a little nicked, contents very clean and tight)
1st editionSoftcover
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Myself and the Theatre

Heinemann, London
Octavo size (8vo) in dark navy cloth. 205pp, plates etc
VERY GOOD, a clean and tight copy (very slight wear to spine ends)
1st editionHardcover
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The Year's Work in the Theatre 1949 - 1950

British Council / Longmans, London
Octavo size (8vo) in colour printed card covers, 76pp, plates in colour and b/w, index etc
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (ink name on blank verso of front cover)
1st editionSoftcover
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The Year's Work in the Theatre 1948 - 1949

British Council / Longmans, London
Octavo size (8vo) in colour printed card covers, 75pp, plates in colour and b/w, index etc
A well preserved FINE barely read copy (name on fly-leaf, slight sunning to spine)
1st editionSoftcover
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Theatre, Culture and Temperance Reform in Nineteenth-Century America

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Large Octavo size (8vo) in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 256pp, illustrations in text, bibliography, index
NEW unread copy in NEW complete Dust Jacket
1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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Papercut in China - Facial Makeup of the Peking Opera

No English Language Publisher Stated, China
Small Octavo size (8vo). in colour printed folded stiff glossy card wrappers. Unpaginated, approx. 30pp, with 10 elaborate multi-colour hand made (not machine cut) paper-cuts interleaved between clear plastic and stiff glossy art paper with opposing descriptive text in Chinese Mandarin and English. Housed in a matching colour printed stiff card case
AS NEW in AS NEW case
1st editionSoftcoverDustjacket
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Theatre Arts (Magazine) April 1945 - Vol XXIX, No. 4

Theatre Arts Inc, New York
Quarto size (4to) journal in photo illustrated thin card covers, approx 60pp, plates etc
Covers a little dusty, cover edges a little nicked and creased where they overlap the page-block else VERY GOOD+, an otherwise well preserved and very clean and tight copy
1st editionSoftcover
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