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SHAKESPEARE'S COMEDY OF THE TEMPEST
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Stock no. 1314678
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

40 tipped in colour plates, tissue guarded. Green cloth, gilt titles and decoration to front cover and spine. 143 pages. 11 x 8.5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Slight discolouration of cloth to front edge of spine. Endpapers browned. Small name plate to front pastedown (dated Dec 25 1912). Plates all present and in fine condition, paper guard to frontis creased. Foxing to textblock. A nice copy.

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CLOSE TO THE EDGE
Written by Dick Sheppard; Jacquie De Creed.
Stock no. 2116967
Published by Tweenbrook Publishing. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

So you'd like to know more about stunting..... Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780956532916. SIGNED by Sheppard, with dedication to title page. Spine has crease vertically down it. Cover corners are creased.

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THE WINTER'S TALE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Maxwell Armfield.
Stock no. 2116755
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front. 8 colour plates painted in Tempera. 98 numbered pages. Bumping to spine and corners. Some scuffing/chipping to cloth along bottom edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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FILM LOVERS ANNUAL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1810608
Published by Dean & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Verso of front endpaper shows Gary Cooper and Marion Davies. Red cloth spine. Pictorial boards. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Free endpapers lightly foxed. Spine faded. Corners worn.

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THE WORLD OF HARLEQUIN
Written by Allardyce Nicoll.
Stock no. 2115825
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1976. Very good condition.

A Critical Study of the Commedia Dell'Arte. Exploring the question - what was the basic force which kept this particular kind of theatrical presentation vital for more than two centuries and which, even after it had vanished, has caused many of its characters to live in our memories? Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. 243 pages includes index. ISBN: 0521291321. Light creasing to cover lower edge. Rear cover lightly browned. Light foxing to half-title else contents clean.

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A THEATRE WORKBOOK
Written by Jocelyn Herbert; Cathy Courtney.
Stock no. 1810064
Published by Art Books International. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Examining in depth the work of a contemporary British stage designer. Based on conversations between Herbert and Courtney. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1874044058. Base of spine shelf bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is edge-worn, scuffed and has a small chip to lower edge of rear panel.

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THE CINEMA OF JOHN MARSHALL
Written by Jay Ruby.
Stock no. 1712413
Published by Harwood Academic Publishers. 1999. Fine condition.

Exploring the life and art of the pioneering ethnographic filmmaker. Glazed pictorial boards. Volume 3 in The Visual Anthropology. 282 pages includes index. ISBN: 3718605570.

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THE WINTER'S TALE
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by Maxwell Armfield.
Stock no. 1313222
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Large format. Beige cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front. 8 colour plates painted in Tempera. 98 numbered pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some slight darkening to cover edges. Endpapers and page edges lightly browned, some light foxing to contents. A nice copy.

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LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Written by Joseph Schmidt-Gorg; Hans Schmidt.
Stock no. 2112078
Published by Deutsche Grammophon. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. White cloth. Gilt title to spine and front cover. Bicentennial edition 1770-1970. Foxing to covers and outer page edges. Original plastic wrapper has picture of Beethoven's head to it - some foxing to wrapper with a couple of small nicks/tears; tiny piece of loss to top of spine.

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FAVOURITE OPERAS
Written by J. Cuthbert Hadden. Illustrated by Byam Shaw.
Stock no. 1310624
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. circa 1938. Very good condition.

From Mozart to Mascagni their plots history and music. Red imitation leather covers with gilt titles and vignettes. 287 pages. 24 colour plates. Some slight rubbing to cover edges. Prize plate to front pastedown. Gilt school stamp (attractive) to front cover. Light page browning to endpapers.

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CYMDEITHAS ALAWON GWERIN CYMRU THE WELSH FOLK-SONG SOCIETY 1908-1983
Written by D. Roy Saer.
Stock no. 1806714
Published by Cymdeithas Alawon Gwerin Cymru. 1st 1985. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Green cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951030701. Corners lightly rubbed.

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THE EGYPTIAN THEATRE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY (1799-1882)
Written by P.C. Sadgrove.
Stock no. 1706800
Published by Ithaca. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

ISBN: 0863722024. Wrapper spine faded.

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