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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

Kapp, Julius
200 JAHRE STAATSOPER IM BILD Aus Anlass Des 200 Jahrigen Jubilaums Der Berliner Staatsoper Im Auftrage Der Generalintendanz Der Preussischen Staatstheater
Berlin: Max Hesses, 1942

Quarto. 247 pp; profusely illustrated with color & b/w illustrations. Text in German. White cloth-backed boards with gilt lettering & drawing of the opera house on front cover. VG, minor wear to top corners, previous owner name on front free endpaper. Pictorial history of 200 years of the Berlin State Opera, with many hundreds of b/w illustrations of actors, programs, theatricals, autographs, notes, stage pictures, and 24 color plates on cardboard with stage images, costumes, etc.
Inventory number #003233



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket: Very Good+


Price:
$50.00

Deans, Marjorie
MEETING AT THE SPHINX Gabriel Pascal's Production of Bernard Shaw's Caesar and Cleopatra
London: Macdonald & Co., 1946

First British edition. Octavo. 114 pp. Illustrated with 32 color photos & 32 photogravure stills, along with some of Oliver Messel's costume sketches reproduced in the margins of the text. Red gilt-lettered cloth with tipped-on illustration of Michelangelo's head of Cleopatra* on cover with dustjacket. VG+/VG+, a clean, unmarked copy, gilt lettering bright; jacket price clipped with light wear at spine ends, small loss at bottom corner of front cover; light rubbing at edges; tiny puncture in fold of spine.
Inventory number #002547



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$20.00

St. John, Christopher, Ed.
ELLEN TERRY AND BERNARD SHAW : A Correspondence
NY: The Fountain Press, 1931

Limited edition of 3000 copies. Octavo. xl, 370 pp. Green cloth with gilt decoration & border on cover and gilt lettering on spine, top edge gilt & deckle fore edges. Spine sunned, a few marks on covers, else a clean, tight copy. #1968/3000, printed by The Merrymount Press.
Inventory number #001472



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$15.00

Friedman, Mildred & Glenn M. Andres
HHPA: Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates: Buildings and Projects 1992-1998
NY: Rizzoli, 1999

First edition. Quarto. 224 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w photographs. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; jacket in protective mylar cover. HHPA is especially renowned for its theater and performing arts complexes. This book features the presentation of 50 projects (interiors and exteriors), plus works in progress and planning projects. They include: Windows on the World restaurant at the World Trade Center and Bryant Park in New York City; Cleveland Library, Hawaii Theatre Center in Honolulu; the comprehensive development plan for Warner Bros. Hollywood Studios; and the Los Angeles Public Library, Central Library, built in 1926 by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue.
Inventory number #000351



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Clarke, Mary
THE SADLER'S WELLS BALLET : A History and Appreciation
NY: The Macmillan Company, 1955

First American edition. Octavo. xv, 336 pp; 55 b/w photographs, appendices; bibliography of sources; index. Maroon cloth with silver-stamped lettering on spine in dj. VG/VG-, dj spine slightly darkened, price clipped at bottom of dj flap. Well-written history of the Sadler's Wells Ballet, founded in 1931 by Ninette de Valois, with the help of Frederick Ashton and Constant Lambert.
Inventory number #000284