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The Threepenny Opera [Methuen Student Editions], Bertolt Brecht [Translated by Ralph Manhei and John Willett]
The Threepenny Opera [Methuen Student Editions]
Bertolt Brecht [Translated by Ralph Manhei and John Willett]
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Othello [The New Cambridge Shakespeare], Norman Sanders [Editor]
Othello [The New Cambridge Shakespeare]
Norman Sanders [Editor]
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The Tempest [The New Cambridge Shakespeare], David Lindley [Editor]
The Tempest [The New Cambridge Shakespeare]
David Lindley [Editor]
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The Tragedy of King Lear [The New Cambridge Shakespeare], Jay L. Halio [Editor]
The Tragedy of King Lear [The New Cambridge Shakespeare]
Jay L. Halio [Editor]
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Anastasia: A Play in Three Acts, Marcelle Maurette [english Adaptation Guy Bolton]
Anastasia: A Play in Three Acts
Marcelle Maurette [english Adaptation Guy Bolton]
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The Time Of Your Life, William Saroyan
The Time Of Your Life
William Saroyan
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Three Great Plays of Euripides: Medea; Hippolytus; Helen, Euripides [Rex Warner Translation]
Three Great Plays of Euripides: Medea; Hippolytus; Helen
Euripides [Rex Warner Translation]
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Brecht: Collected Plays: Five: Life of Galileo; Mother Courage and Her Children, Bertolt Brecht
Brecht: Collected Plays: Five: Life of Galileo; Mother Courage and Her Children
Bertolt Brecht
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First Plays: Wurzel-Flummery; The Lucky One; The Boy Comes Home; Belinda; The Red Feathers, A. A. Milne
1 A. A. Milne First Plays: Wurzel-Flummery; The Lucky One; The Boy Comes Home; Belinda; The Red Feathers
Chatto & Windus 225255 London 1932 Reprint Hardcover Good Condition Previous owners name on front blank endpaper. 223 pages. Previous owners details on small sticker on front pastedown. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 225255. Hardcover 
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Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
 
 
Prometheus Bound; The Suppliants; Seven Against Thebes and The Persians, Aeschylus [Phillip Vellacott - Translated with an introduction]
2 Aeschylus [Phillip Vellacott - Translated with an introduction] Prometheus Bound; The Suppliants; Seven Against Thebes and The Persians
Penguin Classics 231935 London, England. 1986 Reprint 0140441123 / 9780140441123 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. School library stamp on title page. 160 pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0140441123. ISBN/EAN: 9780140441123. Inventory No: 231935. Paperback 
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Price: 15.50 AUD 11.63 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 
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Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 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 
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Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 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 
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Price: 16.00 AUD 12.00 AUD 
 
 
Classical Literary Criticism - Aristotle: On eThe Art of Poetry; Horace: On The Art of Poetry; longinus: On The Sublime, Aristotle; Horace; Longinus
6 Aristotle; Horace; Longinus Classical Literary Criticism - Aristotle: On eThe Art of Poetry; Horace: On The Art of Poetry; longinus: On The Sublime
Penguin Classics 231931 London, England. 1969 Reprint Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Translated by T. S. Dorsch. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 231931. Paperback 
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Price: 15.50 AUD 11.63 AUD 
 
 
The Crucible, Arthur Miller
7 Arthur Miller The Crucible
Penguin Books 231010 Great Britain 1983 Reprint 0140480781 / 9780140480788 Softcover Good Condition Written in the era of the U.S. McCarthy anti-communist persecutions,, tells the true story of eh horrific and pitiless witch-hunts in Salem, Massachusetts. 126 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0140480781. ISBN/EAN: 9780140480788. Inventory No: 231010. Paperback 
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Price: 15.50 AUD 11.63 AUD 
 
 
Merry-Go-Round [Reigen], Arthur Schnitzler
8 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 
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Price: 23.50 AUD 17.63 AUD 
 
 
The Song of Drums - a Heroic comedy in a Prologue and three Acts, Ashley Dukes
9 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 
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Price: 48.50 AUD 36.38 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: 13.50 AUD 10.13 AUD 
 
 
The Dream Of Peter Mann, Bernard Kops
11 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 
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Price: 16.50 AUD 12.38 AUD 
 
 
Androcles and the Lion - An Old Fable Renovated by Bernard Shaw, Bernard Shaw
12 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 
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Price: 15.50 AUD 11.63 AUD 
 
 
Androcles And The Lion and Old Fable Renovated, Bernard Shaw
13 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 
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Price: 16.50 AUD 12.38 AUD 
 
 
Man and Superman - A Comedy and A Philosophy, Bernard Shaw
14 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 
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Price: 13.50 AUD 10.13 AUD 
 
 
Man and Superman - A Comedy and A Philosophy, Bernard Shaw
15 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: 15.00 AUD 11.25 AUD 
 
 
Plays Unpleasant: Widower's Houses; The Phianderer; Mrs Warren's Profession, Bernard Shaw
16 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 
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Price: 16.50 AUD 12.38 AUD 
 
 
Plays Unpleasant: Widowers' Houses; The Philanderer; Mrs Warren's Profession, Bernard Shaw
17 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: 16.50 AUD 12.38 AUD 
 
 
Pygmalion - A Romance In Five Acts, Bernard Shaw
18 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 
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Pygmalion: A Romance in Five Acts, Bernard Shaw
19 Bernard Shaw Pygmalion: A Romance in Five Acts
Penguin Books 232570 Great Britain 1941 Softcover Good Condition Shaw radically reworks Ovid's tale with a feminist twist: while Henry Higgins successfully teaches Eliza Doolittle to speak and act like a duchess, she adamantly refuses to be his creation. This brilliantly witty exposure of the British class system will always entertain-first produced in 1914, it remains one of Shaw's most popular plays.Foxing to covers. 157 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 232570. Paperback 
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Price: 16.50 AUD 12.38 AUD 
 
 
Pygmalion: A Romance In Five Acts [1969], Bernard Shaw
20 Bernard Shaw Pygmalion: A Romance In Five Acts [1969]
Longmans, Green and Co 206294 London, England. 1969 Reprint 058253268X / 9780582532687 Softcover Good With an introduction and notes by A. C. Ward. 150 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 058253268X. ISBN/EAN: 9780582532687. Inventory No: 206294. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 17.50 AUD 13.13 AUD 
 
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