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The Wakefield Mystery Plays

1961, first edition, a complete translation of the cycle of 32 plays
Martial Rose, editor
Evans Brothers, London, 1961
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper

The Journal of a London Playgoer

1974 edition of Morley's account of theatre trips 1851–1866
Henry Morley, with an introduction by Michael R Booth
Leicester University Press, Leicester, 1974
Drama | Hard Cover | Dustwrapper

La Marjuana della Mamma e la Piu Bella

First edition of Dario Fo's play (trans: Mother's Marijuana is the Best)
Dario Fo
Bertani Editore, Verona, 1976
Drama | Soft Cover | First Editions

Plays, Second Series

1916, including Chekhov's The Three Sisters; The Cherry Orchard; The Wedding; The Bear; A Tragedian; The Anniversary; On the High Road; The Proposal
Anton Chekhov, as Anton Tchekoff, translated by Julius West
Duckworth & Co, London, 1916
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions

The Pictorial Edition of the Works of Shakespeare

In a decorative painted calf binding, 6 vols including the Tragedies, Comedies, Biography and Doubtful Plays
William Shakespeare, edited by Charles Knight
Charles Knight, London, 1842
Drama | Hard Cover | Fine Bindings

Studies in Shakespeare

1849, a first edition of Charles Knight's critical notices
Charles Knight
Charles Knight, London, 1849
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Leather Bound

Journey's End, A Play in Three Acts

1929, The third printing of the American edition
R C Sherriff
Brentano's, New York, 1929
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions

Plays Pleasant and Unpleasant

Two vols, 1924 & 1921, containing seven plays
George Bernard Shaw
Constable, London, 1924
Drama | Hard Cover


Bush Theatre publication of Adam Rapp's play and UK debut
Adam Rapp
The Bush Theatre, London, 2001
Drama | Soft Cover | First Editions

Good-bye Mr Chips

1938, the first printing of the play edition
James Hilton, and Barbara Burnham
Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1938
Drama | Hard Cover | First Editions | Dustwrapper


An unpublished stage adaptation by David Castillejo, limited to only 20 copies (this is No 1)
Fernando De Rojas, adapted for the stage and translated by David Castillejo
Not Published, 1968
Drama | Soft Cover | Limited Editions

Men's Gods (Signed copy)

Signed by Edward Charles, a fragment from an unfinished pageant
Edward Charles
Joiner and Steele Ltd, London, 1931
Drama | Hard Cover | Signed Copies | First Editions | Limited Editions | Slipcase

L'Annonce faite à Marie

A 1914 edition of Claudel's play, The Tidings Brought to Mary
Paul Claudel
Nouvelle Revue Francaise, Paris, 1914
Drama | Hard Cover | Leather Bound

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