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CORNISH & KETELS editors  The Plays of the Sixties Landmarks of Modern British Drama
VG inscription to inside front cover $10 C/C Methuen 1985 paperback, 732pp. Collects; ARNOLD WESKER Roots/ JOHN ARDEN Serjeant Musgrave's Dance/ HAROLD PINTER The Caretaker/ JOHN OSBORNE A Patriot For Me/ Edward Bond Saved/ JOE ORTON Loot/ PETER BARNES The Ruling Class. ISBN 0413572609 [# 728 theatre]

DRYDEN John edited by George Saintsbury  John Dryden vol 2 Mermaid Series
VG G $8 C/C Ernest Benn 1950 cloth, 422pp. Includes All for Love, The Spanish Friar, Albion and Albanius, Don Sebastian [# 1565 theatre]

DUKORE & GEROULD  Avant Garde Drama A Casebook 1918-1939
VG some age browning to paper $15 C/C Thomas Y. Crowell 1976 paperback, 591pp. Plays by Witkiewicz, Toller, Brecht, Olyesha, Pirandello, Cummings and de Ghelderode, as well as essays by Witkiewicz, Brecht, Olyesha, Squarzina, Andre Breton, Antonin Artaud. ISBN 0690008481 [# 1646 theatre ]

ESSLIN Martin   The Theatre of the Absurd revised and enlarged
G covers soiled, watermark to top corner of pages, no faults $8 A/B Pelican 1970 paperback, 462pp. Samuel Beckett, the Search for the Self; Arthur Adamov, the Curable and the Incurable; Eugene Ionesco, Theatre and Anti-Theatre; Jean Genet, a Hall of Mirrors. ISBN 0140209298 [PB# 999 theatre drama]

ESSLIN Martin   The Theatre of the Absurd revised and enlarged
VG plastic sleeve over covers taped to inside cover, top of first page clipped, pencil to blank last page $10 A/B Pelican 1974 paperback, 463pp. Includes Samuel Beckett, the Search for the Self; Arthur Adamov, the Curable and the Incurable; Eugene Ionesco, Theatre and Anti-Theatre; Jean Genet, a Hall of Mirrors. + more. ISBN 0140209298 [PB# 1023 theatre drama]

GILBERT W S   The Savoy Operas The Complete Text of all the Gilbert & Sullivan operas 1875-1896
VG $7 C/C Wordsworth Classics 1994 paperback, 698pp. ISBN 1853263133 [# 726 theatre]

GORDON Mel  Lazzi The Comic Routines of the Commedia dell'Arte
VG+ $15 B/A PAJ Publications 1983 This volume presents over 250 comedy routines used by commedia performers in Europe from 1550 to 1750. Includes an introduction, two complete commedia scenarios, and a glossary of commedia characters. ISBN 0933826699 [# 1450 theatre]

HARRISON G B  Shakespeare at Work 1592-1603
G+ some discolouring to foot of rear pages and wrapper, name stamp to first page, $8 C/B Ann Arbor 1958 sewn paperback, 325pp. Shakespeare study of his times and environment [#1445 theatre shakespeare]

IBSEN Henrik 
Three Plays
The Pillars of the Community / The Wild Duck / Hedda Gabler
cover image of Three Plays by Ibesen, Penguin Classics L16 for sale in New Zealand

Translated by Una Ellis-Fermor.
Penguin Classics L16, theatre, script, norwegian, norway, literature

VG- paperback with sewn binding, some foxing, name to first page, very small ink ticks to list of Penguin Classics on rear cover.
$8 A/B
Penguin 1952 first reprint paperback, 368pp
[PB1567 ]

KEETON George W.  Shakespeare's Legal and Political Background
VG VG- presentation slip from Professor O. Hood Phillips pasted to fep, cloth flecked at head of boards, DW dust soiled $15 C/C Pitman & Sons 1967 first edition hardcover, viii 417pp + plates.[#1446 theatre shakespeare ]

MILLER Arthur   The Crucible Methuen drama student edition edited by Susan C W Abbotson

VG paperback some pencil notes $8 A/A Methuen 2010, 159 pages. ISBN 9781408108390 [#2213 ]

MORGAN John  This Was a Woman; a play in three acts
G+ soiled wrappers, some pen notation $7 A/A The Fortune Press1946 first edition stapled in wrappers, 64pp, blank fly has pen notes [#1862 theatre]

O'CASEY Sean  Three Plays Juno and the Paycock / The Shadow of a Gunman / The Plough and the Stars
VG sunned spine, name at front $4 A/B MacMillan Papermac 1968 paperback, 218pp. [PB# 1017 theatre ]

OSBORNE John   The World of Paul Slickey first edition
G+ G+ ex-library, DW has call mark to spine and light edge wear, bookplate to paste down, fep removed, stamps to imprint page, $8 C/B Faber 1959 first edition, cloth, 56pp [#1998 theatre play script]

ROMERIL John  The Floating World with notes on the Yellow Peril
VG sunned spine, name at front $10 B/B Currency Press 1987 soft cover, xxxiv 100pp. Australian play. Includes comment from Allan Ashbolt, Katharine Brisbane and the Official History of Australia in World War Two ISBN 0868190640 [# 1603 theatre drama australian]

SHAKESPEARE William introduced by Mark Van Doren  Shakespeare's Four Great Comedies Pocket Books 533
VG but dust and handling soiled wrappers, small split at head of upper joint $10 A/B Pocket Books 1948 first edition paperback, 372pp. The Tempest, Twelfth Night, A Midsummer-Night's Dream, As You Like It. [PB# 755 theatre vintage paperback]

SHAW George Bernard  Pygmalion filmed as My Fair Lady
VG light fade to spine $5 A/A Penguin 1946 paperback, 157pp on thin paper, illustrated by Feliks Topolski. Part of a ten issue collected edition of GBS ( limited to 100,000 copies) [PB# 1018 theatre ]

WEISS Peter  Marat/ Sade The Persecution and Assassination of Marat as performed by the inmates of the asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade
VG- some spotting to wrappers $10 B/B Calder 1969 softcover, 124pp.[# 1605 theatre drama ]

WYCHERLEY William edited by W C Ward  William Wycherley Mermaid Series
VG G $8 C/C Ernest Benn 1948 cloth, xlviii 308pp. Includes Love In A Wood, Or St James Park - The Gentleman Dancing Master - The Country Wife - The Plain Dealer. [# 1564 theatre]