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For the Good of the Race and Other Stories
New York: Ad Press, 1921. 175 pages. Stories based on the Australian-born actor's time on the vaudeville circuit. Black-and-white frontispiece by the author. Levy's skills and a cartoonist thrilled audiences. "While he drew he indulged in a monologue which resembled that of Will Rogers" -- from his obituary in the Jewish Telegraph Agency. ISBN: B001RRKBTA.
Presumed first edition (first printing, with no subsequent printings noted). Blue cloth with gilt titling and border stamped on cover. Spine ends and corners a bit worn, and some offsetting to endpapers, thus a very good copy. No dust jacket.Book ID: 170219More details Price: $62.50
The Technique of Pantomime
Berkeley: Sather Gate Book Shop, 1927. 174 pages. "A textbook for teachers of interpretative reading and public speaking, directors and actors, and teachers and students of acting and play production"--dust jacket. ISBN: B0006AKA40.
First edition (first printing). Near fine in a dust jacket with a few short edge tears and a tiny hole. Very nice copy.Book ID: 138116More details Price: $37.50
Being and Doing: A Workbook for Actors
(Los Angeles): Whitehouse/Spelling, 1981. 190 pages plus blank pages for notes. An acting textbook, from a controversial acting teacher. ISBN: 9780825699221.
First edition (first printing). Very good in wrappers (paperback). This copy has the ownership signature of the actor Leonard Lightfoot (TV series like Silver Spoons and She's the Sheriff) along with an inscription from Morris to the character actor and vocal coach Robert Easton: "To Robert, the best at everything he does -- my deepest regards & affection. Eric Morris." Surprisingly uncommon signed.Book ID: 144854More details Price: $37.50
Trails from Yesterday
(n.-pl): (n.p.), 1980. A family history of Perry Johnson and his wife, Martha Louise Lindquest (whose father performed as Allan Rogers on Broadway and as a vaudevillian). Apparently not listed in OCLC. ISBN: B0041Q9OXI.
Very good in wrappers (oversize paperback). Inscribed by Johnson, with a typed letter, signed, laid in. The letter, dated August 12, 1980, reports that "the final printing is now complete" for the book.Book ID: 53696More details Price: $31.25
Shakespeare and the Nature of Women (Third edition)
Hampshire, England: Palgrave Macmillan, (2003). 329 pages. First published in 1975. With a new preface to the third edition. ISBN: 9781403917294.
A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback). Light stains to page block.Book ID: 222548More details Price: $25.00
More theatres 1898-1903;
London: Hart-Davis, 1969. Theater criticism by Beerbohm, much of it previously uncollected. ISBN: 9780246638946.
First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Clean inside. No highlighting or underlining.Book ID: 7593More details Price: $15.00
Making Up: a Practical and Exhaustive Treatise on This Art for Professional and Amateur
M. Witmark and Sons, 1905. ISBN: B000O6HQBG.
Very GoodBook ID: 172001More details Price: $12.48
An Actor Prepares
THEATRE ARTS BOOKS, 1969. ISBN: B0010GBFY8.
Very GoodBook ID: 141078
Tower Circus, Blackpool 1949 Programme
1949. ISBN: 281AIB0078428.
Very GoodBook ID: 43202
Grotowski in His Laboratory
New York: PAJ Publications, 1986. 185 pages. ISBN: 9780933826908.
Very good in wrappers (paperback). Clean inside. No highlighting or underlining.Book ID: 113187
Proscenium and Sight-Lines: A Complete System of Scenery Planning
London: Faber & Faber, 1950. ISBN: 281AIB1026479.
Very GoodBook ID: 120919
The Actors' Analects (Study in Oriental Culture)
Columbia University Press, 1969. ISBN: 9780231033916.
Very GoodBook ID: 139122More details Price: $9.98
French Renaissance Comedy 1552 - 1630
Oxford University Press, 1969. ISBN: B000LTMZ12.
Very GoodBook ID: 171175More details Price: $8.98
Patterns for Theatrical Costumes: Garments, Trims and Accesories Egypt to 1915
Prentice Hall Trade, 1984. ISBN: 9780136542605.
Very GoodBook ID: 92188More details Price: $8.98
The Birth of Modern Comedy in Renaissance Italy
University of Chicago Press, 1969. ISBN: B005KLTZMI.
Very GoodBook ID: 97450
The Spirit of Montmartre: Cabarets, Humor and the Avant Garde, 1875-1905
Rutgers University Press, 1999. ISBN: 9780813523248.
Very GoodBook ID: 134274
Simon & Schuster, 1986. ISBN: 9780671558697.
Very GoodBook ID: 39891
Inside the Live Reptile Tent : The Twilight World of the Carnival Midway
Chronicle Books Llc, 2001. ISBN: 9780811828246.
Very GoodBook ID: 128756More details Price: $8.48
As She Likes It: Shakespeare's Unruly Women (Gender in Performance)
Routledge, 1994. ISBN: 9780415096966.
Very GoodBook ID: 223042More details Price: $7.50
Hair: The American Tribal Love Rock Music
New York: Pocket Books, 1969. ISBN: 9780671770600.
Very GoodBook ID: 217289More details Price: $5.00