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Pericles [The Pelican Shakespeare], William Shakespeare [Edited by James G. McManaway]
Pericles [The Pelican Shakespeare]
William Shakespeare [Edited by James G. McManaway]
10.00 AUD
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Shakespearean Historical Plays, William Shakespeare
Shakespearean Historical Plays
William Shakespeare
17.00 AUD
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The History Plays - An Illustrated Edition, William Shakespeare
The History Plays - An Illustrated Edition
William Shakespeare
38.00 AUD
Price Includes Delivery Within Australia


The Knight of the Burning Pestle [The Temple Dramatists], Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
The Knight of the Burning Pestle [The Temple Dramatists]
Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
18.00 AUD
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Death Of A Salesman, Arthur Miller
Death Of A Salesman
Arthur Miller
12.95 AUD
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Antigone, Jean Anouilh [Edited by W. M. Landers]
Antigone
Jean Anouilh [Edited by W. M. Landers]
12.95 AUD
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Jane Austen's Sense & Sensibilty, Emma Thompson
Jane Austen's Sense & Sensibilty
Emma Thompson
27.88 AUD
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Life of Galileo [Bertolt Brecht: Plays, Poetry and Prose Volume 5 Part One], Bertolt Brecht
Life of Galileo [Bertolt Brecht: Plays, Poetry and Prose Volume 5 Part One]
Bertolt Brecht
12.95 AUD
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Prometheus and Other Plays: Prometheus Bound; The Suppliants; Seven Against Thebes and The Persians, Aeschylus [Phillip Vellacott - Translated with an introduction]
1 Aeschylus [Phillip Vellacott - Translated with an introduction] Prometheus and Other Plays: Prometheus Bound; The Suppliants; Seven Against Thebes and The Persians
Penguin Classics 240239 London, England. 1966 Reprint Softcover Good Condition (ex-library) No Dust Jacket The first of the great Greek Tragedians, Aeschylus wrote a large number of plays, of which seven survive. Of the four included in this volume, The Persians is unique in Greek tragedy in having as its subject matter a recent historical event, the defeat of the Persians at the famous battle of Salamis. The other three, Prometheus, The Suppliants and Seven Against Thebes, were all written as parts of trilogies and take their themes from Greek legend, but in each Aeschylus' interpretation reflects the new morality of classical Athens. Thus, in Seven Against Thebes the fate of the two main figures, Eteocles and Polyneices, is not entirely controlled by the gods, for Eteocles is free to choose whether or not he should fight his brother. And in Prometheus and The Suppliants Aeschylus shows that although the struggle of reason against violence can never be an easy one, it is reason that is the proper principle of civilized life. 160 pages. Pages browned. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 240239. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
My Fair Lady, Alan Jay Lerner
2 Alan Jay Lerner My Fair Lady
Penguin Books 243327 Great Britain 1965 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 128 pages. Tanning due to age. Previous owners name to top of title page. TV Tie-In. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 243327. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
Too Late for Grace - a Play, Albert Dobson
3 Albert Dobson Too Late for Grace - a Play
H. F. W. Dean & Sons Ltd 116503 London, England. 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 24 pages. "Deanes" Series of Plays. Cover protected by plastic. Library stamps to title page otherwise neat and clean. Item Type: Ex-Library. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 116503. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Sons and Fathers - A play in Four Acts, Allan Monkhouse
4 Allan Monkhouse Sons and Fathers - A play in Four Acts
Ernest Benn Limited 136001 London, England 1925 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Good No Dust Jacket 99 pages. Minor rubbing to covers, spine is discoloured. Light foxing throughout. Pages slighlty tanned. Copy is otherwise neat. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 136001. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.44 AUD
 
 
The Frogs, Aristophanes / Gilbert Murray (Translated)
5 Aristophanes / Gilbert Murray (Translated) The Frogs
George Allen & Unwin 234176 London 1971 Fourteenth Impression 0048820210 / 9780048820211 Softcover Good Condition 135 pages. Inscription to previous owner on inside cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0048820210. ISBN/EAN: 9780048820211. Inventory No: 234176. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Death Of A Salesman, Arthur Miller
6 Arthur Miller Death Of A Salesman
Penguin Books 238979 Great Britain 1977 0140480285 / 9780140480283 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 112 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0140480285. ISBN/EAN: 9780140480283. Inventory No: 238979. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Merry-Go-Round [Reigen], Arthur Schnitzler
7 Arthur Schnitzler Merry-Go-Round [Reigen]
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 232460 London 1953 Hardcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Introduction by Ilsa Barea. 90 pages. Foxing to endpapers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 232460. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 17.93 AUD
 
 
The Song of Drums - a Heroic comedy in a Prologue and three Acts, Ashley Dukes
8 Ashley Dukes The Song of Drums - a Heroic comedy in a Prologue and three Acts
Ernst Benn Limited 133003 London, England 1925 First Edition Cloth Good Fair 104 pages. Contemporary British Dramatists, Volume XLII. Blue cover has minor rubbing to edges. Dust jacket has worked hard, has open tear in lower front, moisture staining, the spine is split at front edge, corners are chipped and upper spine is missing. Endpapers are lightly tanned, light foxing throughout. Copy is neat. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 133003. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 42.80 AUD
 
 
Boesman and Lena, Athol Fugard
9 Athol Fugard Boesman and Lena
Oxford University Press 240750 London 1973 019211364X / 9780192113641 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 49 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 019211364X. ISBN/EAN: 9780192113641. Inventory No: 240750. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
Three Scandinavian Plays: The Father; The Lady From The Sea; The Wild Duck, August Strindberg, Henrik Ibsen, Henrik Ibsen
10 August Strindberg, Henrik Ibsen, Henrik Ibsen Three Scandinavian Plays: The Father; The Lady From The Sea; The Wild Duck
Washington Square Press 131255 New York, USA 1962 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 266 pages. Pages browned. Previous owners name has been crossed out on inside cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 131255. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Sylvia Plath: A Dramatic Portrait, Barry Kyle
11 Barry Kyle Sylvia Plath: A Dramatic Portrait
Faber and Faber 241126 Great Britain 1976 0571106986 / 9780571106981 Softcover Good Condition Previous owners details have been crossed out on front endpaper. 70 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0571106986. ISBN/EAN: 9780571106981. Inventory No: 241126. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Shakespeare in Toast, Ben Crystal
12 Ben Crystal Shakespeare in Toast
Icon Books 243168 Great Britain 2009 1848310544 / 9781848310544 Softcover Very Good Condition Who's afraid of William Shakespeare? Just about everyone. He wrote too much and what he did write is inaccessible and elitist. Right? Wrong. "Shakespeare on Toast" knocks the stuffing from the staid old myth of Shakespeare, revealing the man and his plays for what they really are: modern, thrilling and uplifting drama. Actor and author Ben Crystal brings the bright words and colourful characters of the world's greatest hack writer brilliantly to life, handing over the key to Shakespeare's plays, unlocking the so called difficult bits and, astonishingly, finding Shakespeare's own voice amid the poetry. Told in five fascinating Acts, "Shakespeare on Toast" sweeps the cobwebs from the Bard - from his language, his life, his time - revealing both the man and his work to be relevant, accessible and full of beans. 263 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; ISBN/EAN: 9781848310544. Inventory No: 243168. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 13.00 AUD
 
 
The Dream Of Peter Mann, Bernard Kops
13 Bernard Kops The Dream Of Peter Mann
Penguin Books 127702 England, Great Britain 1960 Paperback Good No Dust Jacket 93 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 127702. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Androcles and the Lion - An Old Fable Renovated by Bernard Shaw, Bernard Shaw
14 Bernard Shaw Androcles and the Lion - An Old Fable Renovated by Bernard Shaw
Penguin Books 125333 Great Britain 1949 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 158 pages. Previous owner's name on upper front cover. Book appears to have been skewered, indentation through cover and first half of book - does not affect text. Minor rubbing and scuffing to covers and spine, some light foxing. 158 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 125333. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Androcles And The Lion and Old Fable Renovated, Bernard Shaw
15 Bernard Shaw Androcles And The Lion and Old Fable Renovated
Penguin Books 047966 Great Britain 1987 Reprint 0140450130 / 9780140450132 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; Theatre. ISBN: 0140450130. ISBN/EAN: 9780140450132. Inventory No: 047966. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Man and Superman - A Comedy and A Philosophy, Bernard Shaw
16 Bernard Shaw Man and Superman - A Comedy and A Philosophy
Penguin Books 231271 1948 Reprint Softcover Good Condition Shaw began writing Man and Superman in 1901 and determined to write a play that would encapsulate the new century's intellectual inheritance. Shaw drew not only on Byron's verse satire, but also on Shakespeare, the Victorian comedy fashionable in his early life, and from authors from Conan Doyle to Kipling. In this powerful drama of ideas, Shaw explores the role of the artist, the function of women in society, and his theory of Creative Evolution. Penguin 563. Title and author written on top edge of pages. 287 pages. Previous owners name on front blank endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 231271. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Man and Superman - A Comedy and A Philosophy, Bernard Shaw
17 Bernard Shaw Man and Superman - A Comedy and A Philosophy
Penguin Books 229579 Great Britain 1946 Softcover Good Condition Shaw began writing MAN AND SUPERMAN in 1901 and determined to write a play that would encapsulate the new century's intellectual inheritance. Shaw drew not only on Byron's verse satire, but also on Shakespeare, the Victorian comedy fashionable in his early life, and from authors from Conan Doyle to Kipling. In this powerful drama of ideas, Shaw explores the role of the artist, the function of women in society, and his theory of Creative Evolution. Penguin No. 563 286 pages. Foxing to Covers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 229579. Paperback 
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Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Plays Unpleasant: Widower's Houses; The Phianderer; Mrs Warren's Profession, Bernard Shaw
18 Bernard Shaw Plays Unpleasant: Widower's Houses; The Phianderer; Mrs Warren's Profession
Penguin Books 228468 London 1971 0140450211 / 9780140450217 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 285 pages. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0140450211. ISBN/EAN: 9780140450217. Inventory No: 228468. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Plays Unpleasant: Widowers' Houses; The Philanderer; Mrs Warren's Profession, Bernard Shaw
19 Bernard Shaw Plays Unpleasant: Widowers' Houses; The Philanderer; Mrs Warren's Profession
Penguin Books 226725 Great Britain 1948 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 283 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 226725. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
 
Pygmalion - A Romance In Five Acts, Bernard Shaw
20 Bernard Shaw Pygmalion - A Romance In Five Acts
Penguin Classics 226959 Great Britain 2003 Reprint 0141439505 / 9780141439501 Softcover Very Good Condition Definitive text under the editorial supervision of Dan H. Laurence. Introduction by Nicholas Grene. George Bernard Shaw's witty comedy of manners, Pygmalion includes an introduction by Nicholas Grene in Penguin Classics. Pygmalion both delighted and scandalized its first audiences in 1914. A brilliantly witty reworking of the classical tale of the sculptor Pygmalion, who falls in love with his perfect female statue, it is also a barbed attack on the British class system and a statement of Shaw's feminist views. In Shaw's hands, the phoneticist Henry Higgins is the Pygmalion figure who believes he can transform Eliza Doolittle, a cockney flower girl, into a duchess at ease in polite society. The one thing he overlooks is that his 'creation' has a mind of her own. Adapted into the Oscar-winning musical film My Fair Lady starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison in 1964, Pygmalion This is the definitive text produced under the editorial supervision of Dan H. Laurence, with an illuminating introduction by Nicholas Grene, discussing the language and politics of the play. Also included in this volume is Shaw's preface, as well as his 'sequel' written for the first publication in 1916, to rebut public demand for a more conventially romantic ending. 122 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; ISBN/EAN: 9780141439501. Inventory No: 226959. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 12.95 AUD
 
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