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RADIO FUN ANNUAL 1953

By: -- .........

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Amalgamted Press Ltd: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122677


VG H/b 1953 Annual [ published 1952 ]1st ed.Red cloth spine. Bandstand picture to front cover, initial page in Colour: all comic-strips either 2-tone or b/w. Sories; - Mexican Story The Return of the Wolf , Gert & Daisy ,Inspector Stanley , Dick Randall , Hassan's Reward , Big Feet's Last Ride etc.Comic strips - Reg dixon , Peter Brough & Archie Andrews , Roy Rogers etc.190pp.tight binding, No inscsp.clean throughout.fox tan just starting to foredge & end papers.slight s... View more info

Image for The Victor Book of the Opera: Stories of Seventy Grand Operas with Three Hundred Illustrations & Descriptions of Seven Hundred Victor Opera Records.

The Victor Book of the Opera: Stories of Seventy Grand Operas with Three Hundred Illustrations & Descriptions of Seven Hundred Victor Opera Records.

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Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Victor Talking Machine Co.: 1912

Seller ID: 119023


Burgundy Cloth boards with gilt titles and decs to spine and front panel. 210x155mm approx. Coloured end papers, top edge gilt, 376pp. Undated 4th Edition. Copyright date 1912. Catalogue with gloriously theatrical images of excerpts from the operas and their stars with brief summaries of the stories, music scores and not least the recording details and prices. A treat for any collector or student of early operatic productions and recordings. VG (General Shelf wear to boa... View more info

Image for THE POLICE RELEASED  Over 110 PHOTOGRAPHS 50 in Colour Many Previousy u unpublished [One of the Great Pop Bands ; The Police]

THE POLICE RELEASED Over 110 PHOTOGRAPHS 50 in Colour Many Previousy u unpublished [One of the Great Pop Bands ; The Police]

By: ---------....

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, BIG O Publishing Ltd: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119388


VG Laminated P/b 1st ed.96pp.No inscsp.Photographic history of one of the greatest Bands - The Police. The musicians give a few tips - text with photos - over 110 plates with 50 in Colour.In little more than a year this group shot from obscurity to 2 albums in both British & American charts.[ light edgewear .tanned end papers, foredge& margin ends] Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THEATRE WORLD March 1955

By: ---.....----

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Practical Press Ltd: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 119274


P/b Good.48pp.March 1955 Theatre World series. scenes from ; A Kind of folly / Saint Joan / Richard 11 / The Talk of the Town.Dame Thora Robson to front cover.1/6 , tight clean staples , no inscsp, light wear, more wear to covers of colour rub/loss ,small crease, light staining. PLS See our image View more info

ORIAN CINEMA Programme Advertisement leaflett [ Burgess Hill, Sussex]

By: -..........

Price: £0.50

Publisher: London, Cinema Publicity Programmes Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 119282


Small slim 8 page Stapled P/b.VG.Film Ephemera. Front cover ad.for the Orian Cinema,Cyprus Road, Burgess Hill , Sussex.An advertising leaflett of November 1978. Pink/green/white.Ryan O'Neal in The Driver & Christopher O'Neal in Adventures of a Plumber's Mate. Cinema Publicity Programmes Ltd. no inscsp, no tears, no creases. View more info

Image for A BOOK OF MASQUES   17th Century Theatre , Plays

A BOOK OF MASQUES 17th Century Theatre , Plays

By: -...............-----------

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cambridge, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8186


VG+ P/b. 448pps , illustrated 48 plates b/w , Notes on plates , A Book of Masques [ 17th century - earl;y 1600's ] prepared by former colleges and pupils of Allardyce Nicoll , historian of the drama , first editor of Shakespeare Survey and Founder of Shakespeare Institute , University Birmingham , Frontis - A Masque of Apes , from John Ogilby , General edit note ;, Sybil Rosenfeld notes on plates ; general intro; by GE Bentley ; , commentary , collation , study [ green l... View more info

Image for AN ALBUM OF FILM STARS

AN ALBUM OF FILM STARS

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Price: £12.00

Publisher: Gt Britain & Ireland, JOHN PLAYER & SONS:

Seller ID: 9411


Paperback small oblong , VG , Undated , Complete set , 50 colour cards in clean fine condition , rusty staples to grubby buff card wraps , no incsps / annotations , book good , cards fine - overall vg [ Clark Gable / Marlene Dietrich / Jean Harlow / Charles Laughton etc View more info

Image for PICTURE SHOW ANNUAL 1954 For People Who Go to the Pictures

PICTURE SHOW ANNUAL 1954 For People Who Go to the Pictures

By: ..... -------------

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119728


Internal VG.No 26.1954.Cover shows Margaret Lockwood in Laughing Anne.Many full page portrait signed illustrations to help collectors distinguish an artist's true signatures. 100's film stars & scenes with accompanying text in Sepia , blue-tone & green tone, 8/6.[ sound copy , no inscsp other than an ink 6d to front blank end paper [ffep], paper creamed, internally throughout VG] covers edgewear med board col rub/loss-blue spine cloth fade & fox tanned.Cinemascope Adver... View more info

Image for THE NEW BALLET Kurt Jooss and his work

THE NEW BALLET Kurt Jooss and his work

By: A.V.COTON , a Dance Expert , Kurt JOOSS , Chorographer ,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, DENNIS DOBSON: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120286


Dark Blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spine,280 x 220 mm approx. Illustrated end papers, 156 pp. A book of enduring beauty on the work of Kurt Jooss who presented to the public in the 1930's and 40's a completely new method of theatrical dance based on the researches of his teacher Rudolf Laban closer to the idiom and ideology of the earliest sorts of theatrical dance. The book contains the original dress designs for 8 of the companies' productions by eminent costum... View more info

Image for CROSBY,STILLS, NASH & YOUNG The Guitar Collection

CROSBY,STILLS, NASH & YOUNG The Guitar Collection

By: AARON STANG (EDITOR)

Price: £19.95

Publisher: MIAMI, WARNER BROS. PUBLICATIONS: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121751


Laminated card covers (paperback).300 x 225 mm approx. 240pp. Music score with lyrics of 24 of the group's songs. Near Fine (Book- no notable sign of use, no previous owner name or annotations). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE VOICE An Introduction to Practical Phonology NEW Edition

THE VOICE An Introduction to Practical Phonology NEW Edition

By: AIKIN , W A , DR, RUMSEY , H St John , Late Choral Scholar King's College Cambridge

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, LONGMANS , GREEN & Co.Ltd: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120522


H/b+D/j VG/VG.1st thus-new impression by H St.J Rumsey -Late Choral Scholar King's College Cambridge; now a speech therapist at Guy's, London.- & once called " a curator of the English language " by the late Dr Aikin.A Standard work on the subject .It indicates what are the real problems in voice training.Illustrated with 8 Figs, numerous Tables & Diagrams+ Fold-out Pronunciation Chart [ clean as new].[ breathing/ consonants / resonate/ vibrate / whisper etc] 165... View more info

Image for MIDAS: AN ENGLISH BURLETTA, (IN TWO ACTS) AS IT IS PERFORMED AT THE THEATRE ROYAL IN COVENT GARDEN "

MIDAS: AN ENGLISH BURLETTA, (IN TWO ACTS) AS IT IS PERFORMED AT THE THEATRE ROYAL IN COVENT GARDEN "

By: ANNONYMOUS ( KANE O'HARA)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: LONDON, T. LOWNDES, W. GRIFFIN & W. NICOLL: 1771

Seller ID: 117997


Brown paper covered boards with black titles to spine, 210x130, Engraved Frontis 32pp, Sixth Edition 1771. "An Englifh Burletta,etc"VG (Book- Recently sewn on three tapes with paper covered boards and plain ivory laid end papers. Paper of book block a little age tanned with some foxing to rear signature). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for SADLER'S WELLS IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE OLD VIC THEATRE PROGRAMME , THE VALKYRIE an Opera in 3 Acts, Season 1937-38 , Friday December 31st 1937

SADLER'S WELLS IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE OLD VIC THEATRE PROGRAMME , THE VALKYRIE an Opera in 3 Acts, Season 1937-38 , Friday December 31st 1937

By: AUSTIN , Sumner , Producer, COLLINGWOOD , Lawrence , Conductor ,WORSLEY , Bruce D , Theatre Manager

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Printers Mercer & Sons: 1937

Seller ID: 118826


Tightly bound stapled P/b London theatre programme.1937.The Valkyrie conducted by L Collingwood & produced by S Austin.[Theatre Manager BD Worsley] 12pp.[ Roderick Lloyd/ Arnold Matters / J Wright / J CRoss / C Wessels / E Coates ] p/b has been stored folded in the past. 3d. PLS See our image View more info

Image for FOLKLORE AND CUSTOMS OF RURAL ENGLAND

FOLKLORE AND CUSTOMS OF RURAL ENGLAND

By: BAKER , Margaret ,

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot / New Jersey, David & Charles / Rowman & Littlefield: 1975

Seller ID: 120079


H/b+D/j.FINE/VG.illustrated 14 b/w photographic plates & in line.Myth & Legend, Country Ways, Rural Traditions, English Folklore, Social History, Performing Arts, Seasonal Feasts, Plays, Morris Dancers - much centered around village life & the seasonal calendar & Church.[ gilt titles to book , No inscsp] Dust Jacket not clipped,rear cover a bright green, light even spine fade.no tears, loss or creasing.Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

Image for MONROE, MARILYN PHOTOGRAPHS SELECTED FROM THE FILES OF UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL BETTMANN

MONROE, MARILYN PHOTOGRAPHS SELECTED FROM THE FILES OF UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL BETTMANN

By: BAKER,ROGER

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, Grange Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3499


1st edition thus- Grange publishers.White laminated photo illus boards+ matching Dust Jacket.Illustrated 150 b/w plates.Roger Baker Film Reviewer & Author,176pp. book fine no inscsp.; D/j not clipped, small closed tear 4mm to f/r/corner o/w fine.B iography tells Marilyn Monroe 's story without sensationalism,gossip or rumour[ Norma Jeane / N J Dougherty / Marilyn Monroe / Dimaggio / MIller ] Hollywood Star Model.Fine/vg.unfortunately extra postage will be required for... View more info

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TALES FROM THE BALLET

By: BARBER , ANTONIA , WALLIS , DIZ

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, KINGFISHER: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10037


FINE H/b in VG+ D/j. large Slim. Colour illustrated by Artist Diz Wallis [ Battle of the Beasts etc ] with 9 stories by Antonio Barber [ The Mousehole Cat etc ] A Childrens author who grew up with Ballet. 80pps includes 2 pages to rear with Notes on 9 Famous ballet tales. 80pp. [ book as new, No inscsp.] Dust Jacket not price clipped,slight wrinkling to top rear edge , very minor dot scuff to some corners. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for WANTED MAN   In search of Bob Dylan

WANTED MAN In search of Bob Dylan

By: BAULDIE, JOHN , DYLAN , BOB

Price: £24.00

Publisher: LONDON, BLACK Spring Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1845


1st.red boards+gilt lettering to spine. 224pp.illustrated with 8 pages of b/w photographs many of which have not been previously published. Acclaimed as the most revealing book on Dylan yet published and being largely a collection of articles and interviews which offer an exhilarating insight into the man "Bob Dylan." Edited by the founder of the authoritative Bob Dylan magazine. ( Book no inscp , tight binding , very good.[ col photo illus D/J not price clipped,... View more info

STRAND THEATRE , IT'S A GIRL , A NEW FARCE [ THE MAGAZINE PROGRAMME NO 880 ]

By: BELLEW , KYRLE [ PROPRIETOR ] , MELFORD , AUSTIN [ PLAYWRIGHT ]

Price: £6.00

Publisher: LONDON, THE MAGAZINE PROGRAMME / STRAND THEATRE: 1932

Seller ID: 7381


28 pages , Stapled off white Strand Theatre programme - It's A Girl - a new farce by Austin Melford , produced by Leslie Henson and Firth Shephard , dated 1932 , Cast of M Montrose / V Sylvia / A Melford / C Ediss / L Henson / S Howard / J Stuart , full page mono plate L Hensona and Sydney Howard , no inscsp / annotations , good View more info

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STARS IN BATTLEDRESS A Light-Hearted Look at Service Entertainment in the Second World War

By: BILL PERTWEE

Price: £55.00

Publisher: SEVENOAKS, HODDER & STOUGHTON: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed Copy

Seller ID: 119857


Numerous Signatures.Black Boards with gilt titles to spine, 240 x 160mm approx. 222pp. Stories of the famous show biz stars who entertained the forces during WWII in various theatres of war. The book also includes the post-war Combined Service Entertainment. The copy we offer for sale is not only inscribed "Best Wishes" and signed by Bill Pertwee (of Dad's Army fame) on the title page in blue ink with no other name but is also signed by some of the entertainers i... View more info

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ENCHANTED EVENINGS the Broadway Musical from Show Boat to Sondheim

By: BLOCK , GEOFFREY , Professor of Music

Price: £10.00

Publisher: NEW YORK & OXFORD, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10334


FINE H/b in Near FINE D/j.1st edi. G BLock - Professor of Music at University of Puget Sound School of Music.- he has published widely on the Broadway Musical & has composed 3 musicals etc . 410pp , illustrated b/w plates & in line, throuhgout.Preface.Intro.Synopses , Discography , 16 Appendices. Notes. Select Biblio; [ revivals , scores , sources etc ] Lilac boards, navy 1/4 binding & silver titles. no inscsp.] Dust Jacket not not price clipped, $35.Minor edgewear. Pl... View more info