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Abernethy, Francis J.   WHAT'S GOING ONš (IN MODERN TEXAS FOLKLORE)  
Austin: Encino Press, 1976. 1st ed. 309 pages. Hardcover. Candid look at Texas Folklore-bumper stickers, shopping, partying, music, justice and more. B/w photos. The 1976 original.
Fine/Fine. New old stock from our archives. # A0927. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Adams, Andy.   THE CORPORAL SEGUNDO  
Austin: Encino Press, 1968. Limited ed. 55 pages. Boards. A convoluted play with a ranching plot by Andy Adams. Printed paper over boards, on fine, deckle-edged paper. # 386 of 750. Design by William Wittliff. Pages uncut. Original clear acetate Dj.
Near Fine/No Jacket. New old stock from our archives. Slight darkening to board edges. # A0532. $45.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Allen, Mearl L.   WELCOME TO THE STORK CLUB  
New York: A.S. Barnes, 1980. 1st ed. 294 pages. Hardcover. 0498023958 0-498-02395-8. Behind-the-scenes story of the world's most famous nightclub and its owner Sherman Billingsley.
Near Fine/VG. No wear on book, but old price is inked on FFEP. Dustjacket has slight crinkle at spine ends. # B9723. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arvold, Alfred G.   THE LITTLE COUNTRY THEATER  
New York: Macmillan, 1922. 1st ed. 235 pages. Hardcover. Describes the need for community theater in small towns and rural areas, and how some have been established. References and bibliography. Blue cloth cover with gilt title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Solid binding, no name or marks. Corners and spine ends lightly bumped. # E0061. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ashby, Clifford, & Suzanne DePauw May.   TROUPING THROUGH TEXAS: HARLEY SADLER AND HIS TENT SHOW  
Bowling Green: Bowling Green University, 198. 1st ed. 188 pages. Hardcover. 0879721847 0-87972-184-7. Biography of popular performer in the tent-show-days.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj has quarter-inch tear at bottom front. # B5572. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barnes, Ruth A.   I HEAR AMERICAN SINGING: AN ANTHOLOGY OF FOLK POETRY  
Chicago: John C. Winston, 1937. 1st ed. 346 pages. Hardcover. A fine collection of folk songs, ballads and poems from around the nation. Illustrated with woodcuts in orange ink.
X-Lib Good+/Good+. Former non-circulating library copy, minimal markings. # B4203. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Barrett, Henry.   THE VIOLA: COMPLETE GUIDE FOR TEACHERS AND STUDENTS, SECOND EDITION  
Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1978. 2nd ed. 218 pages. Hardcover. 0817348158 0-8173-4815-8. Revised and enlarged second edition.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, no owner name or marks. Dustjacket has several tiny tears and nicks, and a half-inch piece missing at top of spine. # B8303. $61.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Berle, Milton, with Haskel Frankel.   MILTON BERLE: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY  
New York: Delacorte Press, 1974. 1st ed. 337 pages. Hardcover. 0440056098 0-440-05609-8. Love and adventure in Hollywood.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dustjacket has a tiny tear on front and a wrinkle at top of spine. # B9021. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Blumenthal, Eileen.   JULIE TAYMOR: PLAYING WITH FIRE - THEATER, OPERA, FILM  
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1995. 1st ed. 208 pages. Hardcover. 0810938790 0-8109-3879-0. Illustrated throughout with clolor and b/w photos and drawings.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B6266. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Boyle, Susan.   THE WOMAN I WAS BORN TO BE  
New York: Atria Books, 2010. 1st ed. 317 pages. Hardcover. 1451609256 1451609256. Autobiography of outstanding singer Susan Boyle, who cam eto fame on Britain's Got Talent. Color photos.
Fine/Near Fine. First edition from Atria, with 1 appearing in number line. Dustjacket is price-clipped, else Fine. A tight, unmarked copy. # B8018. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brady, Donald V.   THE THEATRE IN EARLY EL PASO 1881-1905  
El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1966. 1st ed. 40 pages. Paperback.
X-Lib VG/Wraps. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B3725. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brower, Harriette.   MODERN MASTERS OF THE KEYBOARD  
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1926. 1st ed. 303 pages. Hardcover. Interviews with 31 important piano artists of the early twentieth century. Sixteen b/w portraits.
Good+/No Jacket. Firm hinges and binding. Gift note penned on FEP, dated June 1927. No other marks. # B9561. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Byall, Mary, & Katy Evans.   THE PILLARS COOKBOOK (SAN ANTONIO)  
San Antonio: SALT, 1977. 1st ed. 64 pages. Spiral Bound. Written and published by supporting patrons of the San Antonio Little Theatre, who are known as the Salt Pillars.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, but has a gift inscription. Plastic comb solid and shiny. # B7935. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carlin, George.   GEORGE CARLIN 2005 PAGE-A-DAY CALENDAR  
Kansas City: Andrews & McMeel, 2005. 365 pages. Paperback. 0740743236 0-7407-4323-6. Well, it's 2013 .. so I guess George Carlin is really late with his 2005 calendar. Page-a-Day format, outer gift box nice, inner calendar still in shrinkwrap. Collector quality.
New/No Jacket. # B2215. $15.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Carson, Robert.   THE MAGIC LANTERN  
New York: Holt, nd. Book Club ed. 504 pages. Hardcover. A novel of the movie-making industry from its earliest days.
VG/Good+. # A3768. $3.50     Inquire Now  
Chinoy, Helen Krich, & Linda Walsh Jenki.   WOMEN IN AMERICAN THEATRE  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1981. 1st ed. 370 pages. Hardcover. 051753729X 0-517-53729-X. Collection of essays and illustrations presenting all aspects of the history of women in American performing arts.
VG/Fine. Old stock never sold, but is foxed on top and foredge. # B7980. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Click, Carla.   TEXAS PRODUCTION MANUAL 2004, VOLUME XXV JANUARY 2004  
Austin: Texas Film Commission, 2004. 1st ed. 312 pages. Spiral Bound.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B3736. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Collins, Reba.   WILL ROGERS: COURTSHIP AND CORRESPONDENCE 1900-1915  
Oklahoma City: Neighbors and Quaid, 1992. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. 0963288202 0-9632882-0-2. With comments by James Blake Rogers and Will Rogers, Jr. Previously unpublished letters from all over the world in his travels give more insight into the man.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B5923. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Compaigne, Benjamin M.   WHO OWNS THE MEDIAš: CONCENTRATION OF OWNERSHIP IN THE MASS COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY  
New York: Harmony Books, 1979. 368 pages. Paperback. 0517540592 0-517-54059-2. Yes, it was a problem 30+ years ago, only worse today. Good data for researchers on Media consolidation.
Near Fine/Wraps. # B3603. $4.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Conrad, Edna, & Mary Van Dyke.   HISTORY ON THE STAGE: CHILDREN MAKE PLAYS FROM HISTORICAL NOVELS  
New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1971. 1st ed. 128 pages. Hardcover. How to choose the book, get the students to derive the script from it, costuming & stage sets, casting & directing, rehearsing & performing.
Fine/Fine. # A7805. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Copland, Aaron.   BILLY THE KID: EXCERPTS FROM THE BALLET FOR TWO PIANOS - FOUR HANDS, ARRANGED BY THE COMPOSER  
New York: Boosey & Hawkes, 1946. 34 pages. Paperback. Sheet music excerpts from the ballet.
Good+/Wraps. PO notes scattered throughout. Pages taped at spine. PON. # B6948. $19.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Coward, Noel.   LYRICS OF NOEL COWARD  
Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1973. 1st ed. 418 pages. Hardcover. 0879510110 0-87951-011-0. Coward's lyrics arranged by decade from the 1920's to the 1960's.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj is rubbed/worn at corners and spine tips. # B7965. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cracknell, Ruth.   RUTH CRACKNELL: A BIASED MEMOIR  
New York: Penguin Books, 1999. Reprint. 309 pages. Paperback. 0140275886 0-14-027588-6. Biography of Australia's first lady of theatre, film, and television.
Near Fine/Wraps. Crisp, tight, unmarked. No wear, top edge tanned. # B8194. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
de Waard, R.   FROM MUSIC BOXES TO STREET ORGANS  
Vestal, NY: Vestal Press, 1967. 1st Am. ed. 263 pages. Hardcover. Translated from Dutch by Wade Jenkins. History and operation of the instruments. B/w photos. Example of folding page of an organ book is tipped-in at the back of the book.
VG/VG. Clean, very tight, owner name and bookstore stamp on FFEP. Dustjacket a little worn at spine tips. # B8178. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Deschner, Donald.   THE FILMS OF CARY GRANT  
Seacacus: Citadel, 1975. Reprint. 276 pages. Paperback. 0806505001 0-8065-0500-1. Catalog of 72 movies with descriptions, co-stars, b/w photos. Biography.
Good+/Wraps. Binding firm. No name or marks. White cover a little dingy. # B7552. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Doll, Susan.   MARILYN: HER LIFE AND LEGEND  
New York: Beekman House, 1990. 1st ed. 256 pages. Hardcover. 0517030691 0-517-03069-1. Shiny white boards with blind-stamped MARILYN on front and spine. Contains 450 photographs, many in color. Oversize.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. No wear. # B6947. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Drinkwater, John.   OLIVER CROMWELL: A PLAY  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1921. 1st ed. 96 pages. Boards. Play based on the life of the controversial British Lord Protector of the Commonwealth. In gray paper-covered boards with black cloth spine with paper label. First edition, with 1921 on both title & copyright pages.
VG/No Jacket. Lightly browned, with some foxing to page edges. Unmarked. # B7957. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Edwards, Anne.   STREISAND: A BIOGRAPHY  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1997. 1st ed. 600 pages. Hardcover. 0316211389 0-316-21138-9. Tells the story behind the story for the first time. Several sections of b/w photos.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B5124. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Findlater, editor, Richard.   AT THE ROYAL COURT: 25 YEARS OF THE ENGLISH STAGE COMPANY  
New York: Grove Press, 1981. 1st ed. 257 pages. Hardcover. 0394519868 0-394-51986-8. Page count includes 56 unpaginated leaves of appendix and index. 200 b/w photos. History of legendary playhouse and the authors and player. Black cloth-covered boards with silver title on spine. Dustjacket is silver with grey elevation of the theater and red, black, and white titles.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B9575. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Foote, Horton.   BEGINNINGS: A MEMOIR  
New York: Scribner, 201. 1st ed. 270 pages. Hardcover. 0743211154 0-7432-1115-4. Foote recalls his life in small town Wharton, Texas and becoming a noted playwright and screenplay writer who saw his work adapted in to film and the theater. B/w photos.
Fine/Near Fine. A crisp, apparently unread copy. Dustjacket price-clipped, else Fine. # B8006. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fornatale, Pete.   BACK TO THE GARDEN: THE STORY OF WOODSTOCK  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 2009. 1st ed. 303 pages. Hardcover. 1416591192 1416591192. Discussion with some of the era's biggest stars.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9371. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Franklin, Clay.   YOU'RE THE SHOW: TWELVE MONOLOGUES FOR MEN AND WOMEN  
New York: Samuel French, 1938. Reprint. 127 pages. Hardcover. Contains twelve dramatic sketches for theatre, radio, and schools of the drama.
VG/Fair. Solid copy. Dj chipped & worn. # B0759. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gassner (ed.), John.   A TREASURY OF THE THEATRE, THREE VOLUMES IN SLIPCASE  
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1957. Reprint. 1114 pages. Hardcover. All three volumes later printing with copyright of 1951.
Good+/No Jacket. Books have firm bindings, no name or marks. Scattered insect soil on edges. Old price written on box front. # B9050. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Giddins, Gary.   BING CROSBY: A POCKETFUL OF DREAMS, THE EARLY YEARS 1903-1940  
Boston: Little, Brown, 2001. 1st ed. 728 pages. Hardcover. 0316881880 0-316-88188-0. Massive 728 page biography of the great singer's early years. Extensive discography, notes, sources and index. Some b/w photos. Nice.
Fine/Near Fine. # B9267. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gottfried, Martin.   BROADWAY MUSICALS  
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1980. Reprint. 352 pages. Hardcover. 0810906643 0-8109-0664-3. A history of musical theater as it grew out of musical comedy in the 1920's and 30's with 395 illustrations, 112 in full color. This book ships at eight pounds and the shipping cost is already included in our price.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, and square. Book would be Fine, but has owner name/address stamp om reverse of FEP. Dj has a quarter inch tear at spine foot. Second printing. # B7959. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hancock, Sheila.   THE TWO OF US: MY LIFE WITH JOHN THAW  
London: Bloomsbury, 2004. 1st ed. 301 pages. Hardcover. 0747570205 0-7475-7020-5. Double biography of British husband and wife actors.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9901. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hayman, Ronald.   JOHN GIELGUD  
London: Heinemann, 1971. 1st ed. 276 pages. Hardcover. 0435184008 0-435-18400-8. Biography of noted actor John Gielgud. Numerous b/w photos.
VG/Good+. Dustjacket has light edgewear, owner name on front free endpaper. # A6799. $5.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Herron, Ida Honaker.   THE SMALL TOWN IN AMERICAN DRAMA  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1969. 1st ed. 564 pages. Hardcover. A history of the development of drama of the village and small town. Over 300 plays referenced. B/w photos and illustrations.
Near Fine/Near Fine. SIGNED & INSCRIBED to a favorite graduate student. A very nice copy. # A5737. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Honri, Peter.   WORKING THE HALLS: THE HONRIS IN 100 YEARS OF BRITISH MUSIC HALLS  
Hampshire: Saxon House, 1973. 1st ed. 215 pages. Hardcover. 0347000134 0-347-00013-4. Includes record in sealed envelope which tells you in sound what music hall was all about. Illustrated throughout with photos and drawings, some in color.
Fine/Fine. Never sold from our very old stock. Dj spine some faded. # B3572. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hopkins/Baumann, .   BARNUM'S KALEIDOSCAPE  
Vienna, VA: Feld Entertainment, 1999. Reprint. 46 pages. Hardcover. Souvenier program with photos and stories of the major performers in the production. Signed on her page by Olga.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, bright, and unmarked. Red and gold with black title. # B1240. $5.50     Inquire Now  
House, Boyce.   HOW I TOOK HOLLYWOOD BY STORM  
Dallas: Banks Upshaw and Company, 1942. Limited ed. 26 pages. Hardcover. This first edition is limited to three hundred signed and numbered copies, this being number 13. Illustrated by Vic LeMay. House's funny account of his adventures in Hollywood as a consultant on the movie Boom Town. Blue moire silk over boards with bright gilt title on front. SIGNED by Boyce House.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no wear or owner marks. # B8205. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Howe, Alfred H.   SCIENTIFIC PIANO TUNING AND SERVICING  
Tuckahoe, NY: self published, 1963. Revised ed. 246 pages. Hardcover. This is the revised third edition of a book originally published in 1941. Designed to improve the piano tuner's ability and is explained in simple language and to the point. B/w illustrations throughout.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, previous owner name on FFEP. Flaps and back panel of Dj have been pasted in. # B7908. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hoye, Jacob.   MTV UNCENSORED  
New York: Pocket Books, 2001. 1st ed. 288 pages. Hardcover. 0743426827 0-7434-2682-7. Hundreds of color photos and conversations from several years of the Video Music Awards.
Fine/No Jacket. Missing the half-jacket. # B0750. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jalovec, Karel.   ITALIAN VIOLIN MAKERS  
London: Anglo-Italian Publ., 1957. 472 pages. Hardcover. UNDATED, but circa 1957. First English edition. Gilt title on spine and gilt decoration on front. History of the makers and their instruments, with b/w photos throughout. The final 32 pages are detailed, dimensioned drawings of a number of instruments. B/w photos of 383 violins, usually front & verso, & sometimes additional images. Printed on coated stock, quite heavy.
Good+/No Jacket. No name or marks. Corners sharp, spine ends worn. Pages clean and bright. From a smoker's home. # B9635. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jasinski, Laurie E. (editor).   THE HANDBOOK OF TEXAS MUSIC, SECOND EDITION  
Denton: Texas State Historical, 2012. 2nd ed. 748 pages. Paperback. 087611253X 0-87611-253-X. Encylopedic reference to the people, places, styles & venues in Texas music history. 870 articles, more than 260 images, indexed two ways, and stage name directory.
New/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else Fine. # E0783. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnson, Michael, & R. Mackworthy-Young.   TUNE AND REPAIR YOUR OWN PIANO  
New York: Harcourt Brace Jov., 1979. Reprint. 82 pages. Hardcover. 0151913838 0-15-191383-8. Theory and practical help in tuning and repair of all keyboard stringed instruments.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, no name. Small remainder mark on bottom of text-block. Dust-jacket is price intact at $3.95. No wear on book or jacket. # B8177. $17.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kavanaugh, Katharine.   THE MAN WHO CAME BACK: A PLAYLET (DENISON'S HALF-HOUR DRAMAS)  
Chicago: Denison, 1915. Reprint. 11 pages. Paperback. A twenty minute drama for three characters.
VG/Wraps. Has a little writing and tick marks on several pages. # B3778. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
King, Larry L.   THE WHOREHOUSE PAPERS  
New York: Viking Press, 1982. Reprint. 283 pages. Hardcover. 0670159190 0-670-15919-0. How to turn an idea into a Broadway play in about a thousand hard lessons, all done by one of Texas' master writers. Second printing June 1982.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B7941. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
King Rama II, & Fern Ingersoll (trans).   SANG THONG: A DANCE - DRAMA FROM THAILAND WRITTEN BY KING RAMA II AND THE POETS OF HIS COURT  
Vermont & Tokyo: Tuttle, 1973. 1st ed. 199 pages. Hardcover. 0804810028 0-8048-1002-8. A beloved treasure of Thailand's classical theater, translated, with introduction by Fern S. Ingersoll.
Fine/Fine. # A4477. $20.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Krehbiel, Henry Edward.   AFRO-AMERICAN FOLKSONGS: A STUDY IN RACIAL AND NATIONAL MUSIC  
New York: Frederick Ungar, 1971. Reprint. 176 pages. Hardcover. 0804455716 0-8044-5571-6. Reprint of the 1914 classic. Examines origin and structure of slave songs, spirituals, funerary, creole songs and more. Indexed.
Fine/Fine. An immaculate, tight copy. # A3021. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Liberace, .   PLAYBILL FOR THE LIBERACE SHOW '74: JONES HALL HOUSTON SPONSORED BY FOLEY'S  
Houston: Jones Hall, 1974. 18 pages. Paperback. Playbill for the event at Jones Hall in Houston, featuring Liberace and his touring company. Pamphlet is filled with vintage ads for places and things to buy in Houston.
Fine/Wraps. # B9599. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lynn, Glenda.   I WILL (GLENDA LYNN, ENHANCED CD W/VIDEOS)  
Hundl Records, 2000. Aud-CD. Enhanced CD with two full length videos and a screen saver included. On one of the songs, "I Always Dream Of Texas", Dan Seals joins Glenda for a duet.
Fine/Fine. # A7119. $6.25     Inquire Now  
Mamet, David.   AMERICAN BUFFALO: A PLAY  
New York: Grove Press, 1977. Reprint. 106 pages. Paperback. 0802150578 0-8021-5057-8.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # B9734. $4.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Martin, William B.   TEXAS PLAYS  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1990. 1st ed. Hardcover. 0870743007 0-87074-300-7. Eleven works by nine distinguished Texas playrights.
New/New. New old stock from our archives, still in shrinkwrap. # 01163. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mcfarlane, Brian.   SCREEN ADAPTATIONS: CHARLES DICKENS' GREAT EXPECTATIONS THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TEXT AND FILM  
London: Methuen Drama, 2008. 1st ed. 186 pages. Paperback. 0713367903 0-7133-6790-3.
New/Wraps. New book. # 30028. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Meadows, Audrey, & Joe Daley.   LOVE, ALICE: MY LIFE AS A HONEYMOONER  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1994. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 0517598817 0-517-59881-7. Memoir of Jackie Gleason's TV wife. Fun read, nice b/w photos from the golden age of Black & White television.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9729. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nail, Robert E.   THE FANDANGLE: A PEOPLE'S THEATER (ALBANY, TEXAS)  
Albany, Texas: Fort Griffin Fandangle, 1970. 22 pages. Paperback. History of the show published in 1970 when the outdoor production was already 30 years old. Begun in 1938, the town still stages the Fandangle every June on the acres broad setting, with the help of most citizens. The story is written by the play's author, and the booklet closes with a tribute to him after his death in 1968. B/w photos of cast members and scenes, including mounted cowboys roaring over the ridge with flags flying. Words and Music for the show theme song - Let's Settle in This Country. Booklet designed and printed by Carl Hertzog and bears his colphon.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Hint of crease on front cover. # B8496. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nettleford, Rex.   ROOTS AND RHYTHMS: JAMAICA'S NATIONAL DANCE THEATRE  
New York: Hill & Wang, 1970. 1st Am. ed. Hardcover. 0809083027 0-8090-8302-7. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs by Maria LaYacona.
Fine/Fine. Stickerghost on front free endpaper. # B2427. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nunn, Curtis.   MARGUERITE CLARK: AMERICA'S DARLING OF BROADWAY AND THE SILENT SCREEN  
Fort Worth: Texas Christian Univ., 1981. 1st ed. 189 pages. Paperback. 0912646691 0-912646-69-1. Biography of early stage and screen actress. Endnotes, bibliography, and filmography. Sepia-tone photos throughout.
VG/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, atmospheric color change on exposed edges of cover. # E0773. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Neill, Eugene.   FOUR PLAYS (FRANKLIN LIBRARY: 100 GREATEST MASTERPIECES AMERICAN LITERATURE)  
Franklin Center: Franklin Library, 1979. Limited ed. 531 pages. Leather. In full dark brown leather, with four raised spine bands, AEG, gilt decorations and lettering, moire endpapers and silk ribbon. Illustrated by Fred Otnes. The plays are: Strange Interlude; Mourning Becomes Electra; A Moon for the Misbegotten; A Touch of the Poet.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B2045. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
O'Toole, Peter.   LOITERING WITH INTENT  
New York: Hyperion, 1992. 1st ed. 198 pages. Hardcover. 1562828231 1-56282-823-1. Actor's biography with b/w photos.
VG/VG. No wear, no marks. Book is lightly foxed on top edge. Dustjacket has a small chip on backside of spine. # B9216. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Owens, William A.   TEXAS FOLK SONGS (SECOND EDITION, REVISED AND ENLARGED)  
Dallas: SMU Press, 1976. 2nd ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. 0870741578 0-87074-157-8. 135 songs from every Texas tradition, African-American and Anglo-American. With source notes, index of titles, and index of first lines.
X-Lib VG/Good+. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. Dustjacket is sun-lightened on spine. # B9350. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pierce, Carl Webster.   WHO AM Iš: A ONE-ACT COMEDY  
Chicago: T.S. Denison & Company, 1923. 10 pages. Paperback. Script for on-act play requiring four cast members. Stapled booklet.
VG/Wraps. Tanned from age, no marks, small dog-eared corner of title page broken off. # B9030. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powell, Jerry.   NAKED TO THE WAIST, TOO  
Pasadena, Texas: Jerry Powell, 1991. 1st ed. 52 pages. Spiral Bound. A play in two acts written and performed at San Jacinto College in 1991. List of cast members.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, plastic comb binder unbroken. # B5352. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Promotional Staff, .   TOO YOUNG TO DIE  
Lincolnwood, IL: BDD/Mallard Press, 1991. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. 0792454499 0-7924-5449-9. Biographical essays and photos of 74 men and women in sports, civil rights, movies, music, art, and politics who died before reaching the zenith of their careers.
Good/Good+. White dustjacket has tanning and wear, especially at spine tip and upper corners. Binding firm, no marks. # B9009. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Redgrave, Michael.   IN MY MIND'S I: AN ACTOR'S AUTOBIOGRAPHY  
New York: viking, 1983. 1st ed. 256 pages. Hardcover. 0670142336 0-670-14233-6. Biography of legendary stage and film actor.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Small scuffed area on front and lower spine corners of dustjacket. # B9249. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Russell, M., & B. Sawford.   THE STARSKY & HUTCH STORY: THE LIVES, LOVES AND CAREERS OF DAVID SOUL & PAUL MICHAEL GLASSER  
New York: Castle Books, 1977. 64 pages. Hardcover. 0890091862 0-89009-186-2. Color and b/w photos.
VG/VG. Tight, no marks. Book lightly scuffed on top edge. Dustjacket has two inch mended tear on back near spine. # E0820. $40.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sanders, Mary A.   OUR SONGS: FOR SINGERS FROM SEVEN TO ELEVEN  
New York: Ann Roos, 1942. 48 pages. Paperback. Stapled booklet in green cover with white title and illustration of girl singing.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear or name, but some page numbers have been circled. # B8196. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schwartz, Rosalie.   FLYING DOWN TO RIO: HOLLYWOOD, TOURISTS, AND YANKEE CLIPPERS  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2004. 1st ed. 386 pages. Hardcover. 1585443824 1-58544-382-4. Shows the close connection among commerce, aviation, film, and empire as the rise of commercial flight and movies coincided to change American culture.
Near Fine/Fine. Has publisher's 'design/production copy' stamped on top edge, and publisher stamp on title page. # E0702. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Secrest, Meryle.   LEONARD BERNSTEIN: A LIFE  
New York: Knopf, 1994. 1st ed. 471 pages. Hardcover. 0810906643 0-8109-0664-3. Biography of America's favorite composer and conductor.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked book. Near Fine price-clipped Dj. # B7960. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shadwick, Keith.   BLUES: KEEPING THE FAITH  
Royston, UK: Eagle Editions, 2001. Reprint. 352 pages. Hardcover. 1861603525 1-86160-352-5. An encyclopedic reference of 300 Blues greats. B/w photos, duotones, biographical sketches. A heavy 6 pounder.
New/New. # A6613. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley.   RIVALS: RIVERSIDE LITERATURE SERIES  
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1910. Reprint. 130 pages. Paperback. With introduction and notes by Joseph Q, Adams.
VG/Wraps. Firm stapled binding. PON, o/w unmarked. # B3267. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Smith, Julia Null (editor).   TEXAS PRODUCTION MANUAL 1996, VOLUME XVII JANUARY 1996 A SOURCE BOOK FOR THE MOTION PICTURE, TELEVISION AND VIDEO INDUSTRIES  
Austin: Texas Film Commission, 1996. 1st ed. 312 pages. Spiral Bound. 25th Anniversary edition, gives info on people, facilities, etc. for the film industry. B/w photos of behind-the-scenes history of film in Texas.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with stamps & marks. A clean, solid copy. # B5414. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Spoto, Donald.   FALLING IN LOVE AGAIN: MARLENE DIETRICH  
Boston: Little, Brown, 1985. 1st ed. 154 pages. Hardcover. 0316807249 0-316-80724-9. 172 b/w photos illustrate the biography of the enduring actress who was plucked out of a Berlin chorus line in 1929.
Fine/Good+. Book has no marks or wear. Dustjacket is price-clipped and scuffed on all corners. # B9025. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Stuart, Ray.   IMMORTALS OF THE SCREEN: OVER SIX HUNDRED MEMORABLE PHOTOGRAPHS  
New York: Bonanza Books, 1965. Reprint. 224 pages. Hardcover. Short biography, film credits, and b/w photos of 101 stars of the silver screen.
Good/Good+. No wear on book, but a coffee splash on the foredge. Dustjacket is rubbed at the corners and spine tips. # B8876. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Therrien, Joe.   WHEN JOE COMES BACK: A PLAY IN THREE ACTS  
New York: Greenwich Book Publisher, 1960. 1st ed. 80 pages. Hardcover. A stage play for four men and six women. Contains a loose note signed by the author requesting info on drama groups, little theatres, playhouses, or drama academies.
Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. Dj lightly rubbed bottom of spine. # B0193. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Thomakos, John.   DRUM SET STYLES ENCYCLOPEDIA W/CD  
Pacific, MO: Mel Bay, 2006. 1st ed. 96 pages. Spiral Bound. 0786666013 0-7866-6601-3. An Introduction to Essential Styles/Time-Feels for the Modern Drummer. Includes unopened CD. Musical notation on every page related to the CD.
New/Wraps. New, never sold. # B2696. $19.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tobler, John.   BEACH BOYS  
London: Phoebus Publishing, 1978. 96 pages. Hardcover. 0890091749 0-89009-174-9. The story of Brian Wilson, the Beach Boys, and their influence on 60's rock. Discography, index.
Fine/Near Fine. No marks, clean, tight & straight. # A7580. $10.25     Inquire Now  
Webster, Margaret.   DON'T PUT YOUR DAUGHTER ON THE STAGE  
New York: Knopf, 1972. 1st ed. 390 pages. Hardcover. 0394476034 0-394-47603-4. Autobiography of 35 years in the American theater by renowned actor-director. B/w photos.
VG/Good+. Firm binding, sharp corners. PON. Priceclipped Dj has wear on corners and half-inch tear on back. # B7835. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Webster, Margaret.   THE SAME ONLY DIFFERENT: FIVE GENERATIONS OF A GREAT THEATRE FAMILY  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. 1st ed. 409 pages. Hardcover. Long history of the Webster family in the theater, ballet and dance since the 1790s. B/w photos & illustrations, family tree, indexed.
VG/VG. Clean copy with just a bit of edgewear. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Stated 1st edition. # B8003. $6.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
White, William Braid.   PIANO PLAYING MECHANISMS  
Boston: Tuners Supply Company, 1953. 2nd ed. Hardcover. A reprint of the 1925 edition on the various player piano types, actions and controller mechanisms. 52 b/w drawings, indexed. In grayish cloth covers.
Good+/No Jacket. Rear board has light silverfishing. # B8004. $5.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
White, Edgar.   UNDERGROUND: FOUR PLAYS  
New York: William Morrow, 1970. 1st ed. 245 pages. Hardcover. The noted Black Arts playwright White presents four plays: The Burghers of Calais; Fun in Lethe (or the Feast of Misrule); The Mummer's Play; The Wonderfull Yeare. White is known for his experimental and cultural takes on the Black experience in the West Indies, Britain and America.
VG/VG. Dustjacket has slight surface rubbing. Light foxing to edges, otherwise a tight, unmarked copy. # B9455. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Whitney, Craig R.   ALL THE STOPS: THE GLORIOUS PIPE ORGAN AND ITS AMERICAN MASTERS  
New York: Public Affairs, 2003. Reprint. 323 pages. Hardcover. 1586481738 1-58648-173-8. The history of American pipe organs and the people who build and play them.
Fine/Near Fine. Dj is price-clipped. # B7942. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Willis, John.   DANCE WORLD 1968: VOLUME 3  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1968. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. Some foxing on Dj and bottom of textblock.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Sharp corners. Dj faded on spine. Price intact # B3575. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Winner, Joseph E.   BEAUTIFUL MELODIES: BEING A CHOICE COLLECTIONS OF POPULAR MUSIC SONGS FOR THE FIRESIDE, SOCIAL GATHERINGS, CONCETS, ETC., ECT.  
Chicago: J.H. Moore Company, 1895. 509 pages. Hardcover. Renown songs of all countries from the works of Mozart, Beethoven, Rubenstein, Medelssohn, Haydn, Struass, Sullivan, Sousa, Malloy, Skelly & others. In light blue decorative cloth covers. 463 pages of musical scores and additional lyrics, followed by a 46 page scetion giving biographies of the composers and some drawings of scenes and musicians.
Good+/No Jacket. Light edgewear, more so at corners. Six pounds. # B5443. $47.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Winternitz, Emanuel, & Lilly Stunzi.   MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS OF THE WORLD  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966. Reprint. 259 pages. Hardcover. The history of musical instruments from ancient times to modern, with b/w illustrations, and many tipped-in color plates of photos by Lilly Stunzi. Golden cloth-covered boards nearly 13 inches tall. Embossed musician on front and red title on spine.
VG/No Jacket. Very firm hinges and binding, no name or marks, sharp corners. A thumbprint-size stain on front cover. # B9686. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wortley, Richard.   EROTIC MOVIES  
New York: Crescent, 1975. Reprint. 140 pages. Hardcover. 051716826X 0-517-16826-X. Over 200 b/w & color photos illustrate this survey of sex in the movies beginning in the earliest cinema efforts.
Fine/Fine. # A3816. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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