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Play Production - Methods and Practice, Fishman, Morris
1 Play Production - Methods and Practice
Fishman, Morris. Herbert Jenkins, London, 1965. first edition, Hardback, 8vo maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 174pp. Black and white illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Some speckles on front board, base of spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper has shelfwear with chipping around all edges. A standard technical guide for aspirant theatre producers. Catalogue: stagecraft. Keywords: theatre, stage, lighting. 2902

Price: 9.50 GBP
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Modern Ventriloquism, Hutton, Darryl
2 Modern Ventriloquism
Hutton, Darryl. Kaye & Ward, London, 1974. Hardback, 22cm x 14cm pink cloth boards, pink titles, , 90+pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Darryl Hutton. Good +++/Good. Book is tight and clean. Just a little bumping to spine and board edges, light foxing to top block edge only. Dustwrapper (now protected) has edgewear, single flattened tear at top of rear and some staining also to rear. A professional ventriloquist's guide to his art, with his own drawings and photographic plate illustrations. Catalogue: Stagecraft. Keywords: Ventriloquism, stage, speech. 796

Price: 13.50 GBP
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Off-Stage - A Personal Record of the first twelve years of State Sponsored Drama in Great Britain, Landstone (O.B.E.), Charles
3 Off-Stage - A Personal Record of the first twelve years of State Sponsored Drama in Great Britain
Landstone (O.B.E.), Charles. Elek, London & New York, 1953. first edition, Hardback, 225mm x 142mm red cloth boards, black titles, first edition, 204pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good/Less than good. Spine and boards clean, binding good, differential fading to endpapers, block a little darkened with age, otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is basically clean but worn around edges with tearing and loss. Name inscription on reer. Insider's account of the so-called State Theatre Controversy which generated much heat in British dramatic circles during the war and post-war years. Catalogue: Stagecraft. Keywords: Theatre, state, Old Vic, Streetcar. 6469

Price: 4.75 GBP
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Stage Costume, Lister, Margot
4 Stage Costume
Lister, Margot. Herbert Jenkins, London, 1961. first edition, Hardback, 172mm x 110mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , 96pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good. Little hardback is tight and clean with just a little foxing to block edges. Dustwrapper has wear from handling with chipping and fraying along top edge. Practical Stage Handbook which offers a well-illustrated guide to historical costume for authentic theatrical production. Foreword by Donald Wolfit and Preface by Jevan Brandon-Thomas. Catalogue: Stagecraft. Keywords: stage, costume, historical, medieval. 13479

Price: 4.75 GBP
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All on Stage - Charles Wyndham and the Alberys, Trewin, Wendy
5 All on Stage - Charles Wyndham and the Alberys
Trewin, Wendy. George G. Harrap, London, 1980. first edition, Hardback, 8vo green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, x prelims, 244pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Top edge of block dusty, book has been read but no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has been handled only occasionally. Bright and clean with minimal wear. Readable story of the massive contribution made by Charles Wyndham and the Albery family to the development of theatre in London's West End Catalogue: Stagecraft. Keywords: London, Wyndham, theatre. 6472

Price: 8.00 GBP
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