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1 ..... ALL AMERICAN. Erlanger Theatre (Philadelphia) Program.
The Playgoer, Kamens Printing Co. [Philadelphia]. No date. Soft Cover 
12pp. 9' x 6'. B/w illustrated stapled wraps. Issued for performances during late 1961 or very early 1962. Written by Mel Brooks. Starring Ray Bolger, Eileen Herlie, etc. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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2 ..... ANNIVERSARY WALTZ. The PLAYBILL for The Booth Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1955. Soft Cover 
20pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w stapled wraps. Macdonald Carey & Kitty Carlisle star in this comedy written by Jerome Chodorov & Joseph Fields and directed by Moss Hart. The play opened at the Broadhurst Theatre 4/7/1954 & was performed there until 12/4/1954. It played at the Booth Theatre from 12/6/1954 until it closed on 9/24/1955. Cigarette ad by Diana Lynn on the back cover. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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3 ..... CAN-CAN. The PLAYBILL for the Sam S. Shubert Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1954. Soft Cover 
44pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w illustrated stapled wraps. Week beginning January 18, 1954. Book & Direction by Abe Burrows of this Cole Porter classic. Starring Lilo & Peter Cookson. Includes the original insert giving notice of a cast change. Perry Como & Robert Montgomery cigarette ads. Crease along the outer right edge of the front cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
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4 ..... FANNY. The PLAYBILL for the Majestic Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1955. Soft Cover 
40pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w illustrated stapled wraps. Week beginning February 7, 1955. Produced by David Merrick & Joshua Logan (who also directed) & starring Ezio Pinza & Walter Slezak. Diana Lynn cigarette ad on the back cover. Very slight crease down the right side of the front cover, the back cover has a little chip in the lower corner & a small patch of faint creasing along the bottom edge o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 6.50 USD
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5 ..... MR. WONDERFUL. The PLAYBILL for the Broadway Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1956. Soft Cover 
28pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w stapled wraps. Week beginning July 2, 1956. SAMMY DAVIS, JR's Broadway debut. Also starring Kay Medford, Ogla James & Jack Carter. Sammy Davis, Sr. also has a role. Will Mastin Trio. Entire Production Staged by Jack Donohue. Opened at the Broadway Theatre March 22, 1956. 'The handwritten number '90612' is impressed on the front cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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6 ..... NEW GIRL IN TOWN. The PLAYBILL for the Forty-Sixth Street Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1957. Soft Cover 
40pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w illustrated stapled wraps. Week beginning July 8, 1957. Starring Gwen Verdon, Thelma Ritter, George Wallace, & Cameron Prud'homme. A musical, directed by George Abbott, based on Eugene O'Neill's 'Anna Christie'. Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
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7 ..... THE CAINE MUTINY COURT MARTIAL. The PLAYBILL for the Plymouth Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1954. Soft Cover 
20pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w stapled wraps. Week beginning July 12, 1954. Lloyd Nolan, John Hodiak & Barry Sullivan star in this production directed by Charles Laughton and adopted from Herman Wouk's 'Caine Mutiny'. Minor edge wear to top of front cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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8 ..... THE SOLID GOLD CADILLAC. The PLAYBILL for The Music Box (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1954. Soft Cover 
20pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w stapled wraps. Week beginning July 12, 1954. A comedy by Howard Teichmann & George S. Kaufman starring Loring Smith & Ruth McDevitt. A faint crease on the back cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.50. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 ..... THE TUNNEL OF LOVE. The PLAYBILL for the Royale Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1957. Soft Cover 
36pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. Stapled wraps illustrated by Horace Knight. Week beginning July 8, 1957. Starring Tom Ewell. This comedy, based on the novel by Peter DeVries, was written by Joseph Fields & Peter DeVries. Fields also directed the play. Fine (no defects). NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 ..... WILL SUCCESS SPOIL ROCK HUNTER?. The PLAYBILL for the Sam S. Shubert Theatre (New York).
Playbill, Inc. [New York]. 1956. Soft Cover 
24pp. 9' x 6 1/2'. B/w stapled wraps. Week beginning September 10, 1956. Jayne Mansfield's Broadway debut. Also starring Martin Gabel. This comedy was written & directed by George Axelrod. Some minor soiling on the front cover o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. NOTE: Shipping for this item via 1st Class Mail is $2.00. Your shipping charge will appear as $4.00 in the Shopping Cart, but will be lowered before your credit card is charged. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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11 Eliot, T. S. THE FAMILY REUNION.
Harcourt, Brace & Co. [New York]. 1939. (1939). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st American edition. 131pp. 8vo. Black cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Endpapers have the personal bookplates of Alice P. Gannett on which '1939' is written in ink. Ms. Gannett (1876 - 1962), a prominent settlement-house worker and social activist, was the Director of the Goodrich Settlement House in Cleveland, which was renamed the Goodrich-Gannett Neighborhood Center in 1965, from 1917 to 1947. A bump on each of the outer edges of the covers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (Top of the spine chipped & bottom worn, 1/2' edge tears on the top edge of the front cover & top of the right side of the spine, 2 smaller tears on the top edge of the front cover, 3/8' tear on the bottom of the back fold, & back slightly tanned). 
Price: 4.00 USD
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12 Gilbert, W. S. COMPLETE PLAYS OF GILBERT & SULLIVAN.
Garden City Publishing Co. [New York]. No date. (1938). Hard Cover Signed
711pp. Tall 8vo. Reddish brown cloth with front cover blindstamped with 'GS' over a leafy branch & horn. The spine has 5 panels, the 2nd from the top & 4th being ivory panels each bordered on the top & bottom with a pair of gilt rulings with gilt dots between. The upper panel has 'Complete Plays' in gilt, the lower 'Gilbert & Sullivan' in gilt. The other 3 panels are decorated with dancing figures in gilt. Lower corner of the back cover is impressed with the published logo. Top edge brown. Printed on laid paper. Text illustrations throughout by W. S. Gilbert signed 'Bab', the pen-name under which he drew sketches to illustrate his works ('Bab' was Gilbert's pet name as a baby). 32 b/w photo plates of 'recent' performances by the D'Oyly Carte Co. by Jerome Robinson. 14 musicals are included 'prepared from the authentic texts of the D'Oyly Carte Company'. Light tanning & a previous owner's stamp on front endpapers, light tanning & some soiling on back endpapers o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (1' edge tears on the right side of the bottom of the spine & at the bottom of the front flap fold, edges tattered & worn, overall light soiling). NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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13 Gilbert, W. S. THE LIGHT OPERAS OF W. S. GILBERT.
Grosset & Dunlap [New York]. No date. (1932: Illustrated Editions Co., Inc.) Hard Cover Signed
232pp. sm8vo. Red cloth with title, author & 'Cameo Classics' in gilt & an embossed white cameo of Johann Gutenberg on the front cover. The spine lists the actual contents 'Pirates of Penzance, Pinafore, Mikado, Bab Ballads' & 'Cameo Classics' in gilt lettering; and is also decorated in gilt using a repeated ivy motif with rulings & dots. Top edge black. The subtitled (The Best Known Works of W. S. Gilbert) better describes the contents. B/w frontispiece is an early Gilbert & Sullivan program. Text illustrations throughout by W. S. Gilbert signed 'Bab', the pen-name under which he drew sketches to illustrate his works ('Bab' was Gilbert's pet name as a baby). A previous owner's stamp on both endpapers, very light band of fading at top of cover just above the title, spine just a little dull with the top ivy device mostly missing its gilt o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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14 Hanrahan, John (Editor). STAGE: THE MAGAZINE OF AFTER-DARK ENTERTAINMENT. November, 1934
John Hanrahan Publishing Co., Inc. [New York]. 1934. Soft Cover 
48pp. 10' x 14' h. Color-illustrated wraps. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos of stage scenes and many of the top actors, playwrights, etc. of the period. Includes Katherine Cornell, Helen Gahagan, Lillian Gish, Helen Hayes, Ethel Waters; a special article on Sean O'Casey (O'Casey - Laborer, Playwright, Poet); 'The Biography of 'Merrily We Roll Along', ' giving the inside development of 'Merrily We Roll Along' by Moss Hart & George S. Kaufman; and other articles & commentary on then current plays in New York. Cover illustration by Benjamin Moran Dale (1889-1951) of the finale of 'The Great Waltz' (1934 musical) showing Johann. Strauss, Sr. interrupting his son's conducting. Covers have a few short edge tears & creases, some very light soiling & stain spots. See PHOTO. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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15 Morgan, Barbara. MARTHA GRAHAM: Sixteen Dances In Photographs.
Morgan & Morgan [Dobbs Ferry]. 1980. (1980). 0871001764 / 9780871001764 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st printing of the 1st Revised edition. 168pp. 4to. Beige cloth with red lettering on the front cover & spine. Facsimile of 1941 edition with a 1980 updated choreographic record by Louis Horst which includes a description of 21 dances not included in the photographs. B/w photographs by Barbara Morgan from the period 1935-1941. '1980 Perspectives' statements by Morgan & Graham. Book designed by Barbara Morgan. As New/ DJ (1/4' edge tear in upper right corner of the front, some edge creases at the spine extremes o/w Fine (No defects with unclipped price & '$30 before January 1, 1981'). NOTE: Extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping. ISBN 0871001764. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Nathan, George Jean. THE THEATRE OF THE MOMENT: A Journalistic Commentary.
Alfred A. Knopf [New York]. 1936. (1936). First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 309pp + colophon. sm8vo. Black cloth with the author's signature's blindstamped on the front cover. Gilt-lettered spine with blindstamped Art Deco design. Top edge yellow, others uncut. Spine slightly faded with gilt missing, textblock tanned, sub-title page & verso of preceding leaf have some foxing o/w Very Good, i.e. shows signs of careful use with no significant defects. No dustjacket. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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17 Wagner, Jane. THE SEARCH FOR SIGNS OF INTELLIGENT LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE.
Harper & Row [New York]. 1986. (1986). 0060156732 / 9780060156732 First Edition Hard Cover 
1st edition, 1st printing. 223pp. Tall 8vo. Green cloth with the front cover decorated with lightning striking an umbrella. Gilt-lettered spine. Printed on coated paper. Many b/w photo plates of the production by Annie Leibovitz, Martha Swope, etc. Afterword by Marilyn French. This the complete script of the Broadway stage production starring Lily Tomlin. As New (pristine)/ DJ (Unclipped price & Fine, i.e. no defects). ISBN 0060156732. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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