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Hippo Dancing : A Comedy

by Morley, Robert

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Godley Books
Published
1955
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Very Good (+)
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£12.00

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London: Samuel French Ltd, 1955. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Protected in a fully removable transparent jacket. 74pp. A play set in Golders Green and adapted for the theatre by Robert Morley.… Read more
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£12.00
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As The Actress Said To The Bishop: Star Studded Stories From The Stage And Screen

by Nimmo, Derek

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Godley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780860515937
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£7.25

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London: Robson Books Ltd, 1989. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked maroon cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped but not marked or torn with very minor creasing to upper edge and a little sunning around spine. 173pp. Autobiographical (and other) tales from star… Read more
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£7.25
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Winnie-the-Pooh Pop-up Theatre Book

by Milne, A. A.

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Godley Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780416186765
Item Price
£20.00

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London: Methuen Children's Books, 1992. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and very slight rubbing to spine corners and no bumping to corners. All five theatres in good working order and all eight character puppets present in attached envelope. … Read more
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£20.00
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Complete Poems and Plays T.S. Eliot

by Eliot, T. S.

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Godley Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780571225163
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£9.50

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London: Faber & Faber, 2004. Appears unread but there are creases down the spine. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 608pp. All of T S Eliot's poems and plays in one volume.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 7.75… Read more
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£9.50
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Victoria and Albert : Palace Plays (Third Series)

by Housman, Laurence

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Godley Books
Published
1933
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£10.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1933. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to lightly sunned spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, cream spine and adjacent strip and no bumping to corners. Untrimmed foxed page edges and end papers. 191pp. Little known true events which have been included in… Read more
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£10.00
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With Golden Quill (Limited Edition)

by Gruner, E. Hamilton

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Godley Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£7.50

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Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare Press, 1936. Inscription on front end paper from 'the authoress' younger brother'. Also a Chinese proverb in Mandarin and in English No other marks A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked cream cloth with gilt embossed boards and bump to upper front corner. Dust jacket not price clipped with… Read more
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£7.50
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Theatre in the Cotswolds: The Boles Watson Family and the Cirencester Theatre

by Anthony Denning and Ranger, Paul

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Godley Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780854300549
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£8.25

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London: Society for Theatre Research, 1993. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 254pp. The story of the theatre in Cirencester which began in the 18th century under the management of John Boles Watson and continued… Read more
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£8.25
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Vagaries of a Vagabond

by Gray, George (The fighting Parson)

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Godley Books
Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£7.25

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London: Heath Cranton Ltd, 1930. Name and trace of label to front end paper. No other written marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A clean very tight copy with slightly marked boards, well-foxed pages and page edges, sunned spine, dusty top of page edges and no bumping to corners. 262pp. Biography of British… Read more
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£7.25
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John Liston, Comedian

by Jim Davis

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Godley Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780854300396
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£4.95

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London: Society for Theatre Research, 1985. Name inside front board. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 146pp. Biography of John Liston, comedian from the early 19th century who was considered the greatest comic… Read more
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£4.95
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A Spectacle of Dust: The Autobiography

by Pete Postlethwaite

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Godley Books
Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297864936
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£7.25

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2011. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and bumping to lower corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with faint creasing to upper edge. 279pp. Autobiography of leading actor Pete Postlethwaite whose career took off when he appeared in… Read more
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£7.25
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The Life of Chester Gateway Theatre

by Nicholls, David John

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Godley Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780953759729
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£5.95

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Chester: The Life of Limited, 2001. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with repair to top of spine and crease to lower rear edge. Index plus 107pp. With over seventy colour and black & white stills… Read more
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£5.95
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On the Stage-and Off: The Brief Career of a Would-be Actor

by Jerome K. Jerome

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Godley Books
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780862998868
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£10.00

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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1991. Inscription on front end paper. No other marks. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight creasing to upper edge. 143pp. Originally published in 1885, this tells the… Read more
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£10.00
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Horst: Portraits

by Horst P. Horst and Pepper, Terence (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781855142923
Item Price
£25.00

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London: National Portrait Gallery Publications, 2001. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards and with bumping to upper corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with creasing to upper corners and line indent to front. 211pp. A superb set of photographs of celebrities from… Read more
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£25.00
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The Devil's Disciple : A Melodrama in Three Acts

by Shaw, Bernard

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Godley Books
Published
1929
Condition
Good
Item Price
£6.75

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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1929. Pencil details of a committee (?) meeting and action inside front cover. List of names (possible cast members ?) inside rear cover. No creasing to covers or to spine. Clean very tight pages with slightly dusty slightly marked boards, foxing to some pages, slight sunning to spine and very minor bumping… Read more
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£6.75
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The Dramatic Works of Thomas Dekker Volume I

by Thomas Dekker and Fredson Bowers (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1953
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£50.00

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London: Cambridge University Press, 1953. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket clipped but not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with sunning to spine and upper rear edge. 469pp. With seven of the 16th century playwright's works… Read more
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£50.00
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Overruled and the Dark Lady of the Sonnets

by Shaw, Bernard

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Godley Books
Published
1921
Condition
Good
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£6.75

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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1921. Name/address inside front cover. No other marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers or to spine. Clean very tight pages with slightly dusty slightly marked boards, foxing to some pages, rubbing to ends of sunned spine and no bumping to corners. 147pp. Scripts for two of… Read more
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£6.75
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The Dramatic Works of Thomas Dekker Volume II

by Thomas Dekker and Fredson Bowers (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1955
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£60.00

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London: Cambridge University Press, 1955. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket clipped but not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with sunning to spine. 592pp. With five of the 16th century playwright's works - The Honest Whore,… Read more
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£60.00
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The Dramatic Works of Thomas Dekker Volume IV

by Thomas Dekker and Fredson Bowers (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1961
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£50.00

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London: Cambridge University Press, 1961. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket clipped but not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with sunning to spine and front margins. 418pp. With six of the 16th century playwright's works -… Read more
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£50.00
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Fanny's First Play : An Easy Play for a Little Theatre

by Shaw, Bernard

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Godley Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good
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£12.00

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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1928. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. Clean very tight pages with slightly dusty very slightly marked boards, very slight foxing to some pages, slight sunning to spine and tiny bump to upper front corner. 234pp. Script for the Bernard Shaw's play.. Hard Cover. Good/No… Read more
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£12.00
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The Dramatic Works of William Burnaby (limited edition)

by William Burnaby and F. E. Budd (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good (-)
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£29.00

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London: Eric Partridge Ltd/Scholartis Press, 1931. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, dusty page edges, fraying to top of spine and very minor bumping to corners. 469pp. This 17th century work begins with a biography of the author over… Read more
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£29.00
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