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(PAVLOVA, Anna.) Theatre bill for a fund raising matinee at the Palace Theatre.
London : 1935A rare theatre bill for a fund raising performance at the Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, on Thursday 21 February 1935; the fund had been established to erect a memorial to Anna Pavlova in Regents Park. The performers included Tilly Losch, Larry Adler, Alicia Markova, Robert Helpman, and Anton Dolin, and Sir Edwin Lutyens, Sir William Rothenstein,... Learn More£975.00
Stock Code: 115100
PORTER, Cole. Autograph letter signed to his lifelong friend, actor Monty Woolley.
Los Angeles : Very appealing, amusing and warm autograph letter entirely in pencil and signed familiarly "Potah", to Porter's lifelong friend and Yale classmate, the actor Monty Woolley (1888-1963), addressed here as "Beardie", dated "Tuesday A. M. Mar. 31 1936". Porter writes from California to Woolley at the Shubert Theatre in Boston to congratulate him on the... Learn More£2,750.00
Stock Code: 126892
YEATS, W. B. (ed.) Beltaine.
London : 1900First one-volume edition, being a re-issue of the journal's three first issues. "The Numbers, in their original wrappers, have been simply encased in boards, for preservation on the bookshelf, with no addition save that of a Table of Contents to Number One" (publisher's note). Learn More£475.00
Stock Code: 109992
BAKER, Joséphine. Les mémoires.
Paris : 1927First edition, the oddly attractive, limited large-paper issue on pur fil Lafuma, number 114 of 300 copies, inscribed by La Baker on the front free endpaper in the year of publication, "Josephine Baker, August 27/27 Paris".
In his memoirs Paul Colin remembers his first sight of Baker. "Then, naked but for green feathers about her hips, her... Learn More£1,650.00
Stock Code: 130748
(THEATRE.) The Living Theatre. Stein. Picasso. Eliot.
[New York : 1951]Very scarce program booklet for the 1951-1952 season of the Living Theatre, one of America's premier experimental theatre groups, at their first permanent performance space at Cherry Lane Theatre in Greenwich Village. Quite international in scope, the plays advertised are: Gertrude Stein's "Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights" and her "Ladies' Voices",... Learn More£875.00
Stock Code: 132632
[POTTER, Beatrix.] Plays based on the stories of Beatrix Potter.
London : 1930-62WILLIAMS, E. Harcourt. The Tailor of Gloucester: A play from the story by Beatrix Potter. London: Frederick Warne & Co., 1930 & c. 1933.
3 works, octavo. Original buff wrappers, titles and vignette to covers in green.
First edition: A fine copy. Later issues: wrappers a little creased, nicked and spotted.
One copy of the first edition (no... Learn More£1,000.00
Stock Code: 109504
CHRISTIE, Agatha. Hubert Gregg's archive of typescripts, autograph manuscripts, and letters relating to the plays of Agatha Christie;
1953-72A superb collection of material, illuminating Christie's relationship with her director and producer over the course of five plays and two decades. The typescripts in particular document the process from casting to opening night in great detail, the contributions and opinions of the director and producer recorded at each point, but with little doubt... Learn More£16,000.00
Stock Code: 110880