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Image for Modern Stage handbooks:Producing a Play. Number 4.

Modern Stage handbooks:Producing a Play. Number 4.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Albyn Press: 1948

Seller ID: 005024

Condition: Very Good


Softcover booklet with illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, SCARCE COPY. Chapters include: Amateur Drama as an Art, Choosing a Play, Casting a Play, Preparing a Play, Decor and Lighting, Rehearsing a Play. View more info

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Birmingham and West Midlands Railway Atlas.

By: Brown, Joe.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing LTD: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007498

ISBN: 0711038406

Condition: As New


Large hardcover, size 28 x 22cm. As New, No dustwrapper, as issued. First edition. Unpaginated, colour illustrations, with index. Following the huge success of his authoritative railway atlas of London, Joe Brown has turned his attention to the railway network in and around Birmingham and the West Midlands. Lying in the heart of England, Birmingham is an important railway centre. Historically, Birmingham was the focus of Britain s first trunk railway from London to the North, which became the London & North Western Railway, and the Midland and Great Western Railways also soon extended their n... View more info

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Modern Stage handbooks: Stagecraft for Small Drama Groups. Number 5.

By: Carey, Grace.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Albyn Press: 1948

Seller ID: 005025

Condition: Very Good


Softcover booklet with illustrated covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, SCARCE COPY. Chapters include: Forming the Group, Choosing the Play, Rehersal, Acting, Production, Behind the Scenes, Costume and Make-up, Lighting, The Drama Festival. View more info

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Polo Vision: Learn to Play Polo with Hugh Dawnay

By: Dawnay, Hugh

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Sydney R. Smith Sporting Books: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004788

ISBN: 0851313817

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in illustrated cloth covered boards, no dust jacket (as published?) some small marks to boards but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, Second impression, pp 144, b&w illustrations, appendix. Signed and inscribed by author on title page to a previous owner. View more info

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The Food of the Scots: Scottish Life and Society Volume 5, A Compendium of Scottish Ethnology Volume 5 (Scottish Life & Society)

By: Fenton, Alexander.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005685

ISBN: 0859766969

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp xxviii, 491, b&w illustrations, index. Food, like procreation, is one of the major concerns of the human race. It affects every aspect of life, at all social levels. In Scotland, as elsewhere, the farther back in time we go the more the daily diet is related to the local environment. This book explores the nature of food in the past, including game and wild plants, cereals and dairy products, flesh and drink, whether home-brewed ale or wines from abroad. Through extensive research and examination of long-held customs, th... View more info

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Trials and Triumphs: The Gordons of Huntly in Sixteenth-Century Scotland.

By: Forbes, Anne L.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2012. 9781906566524: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1877

ISBN: 1906566526

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in Very Good condition. First edition, ppx, 288. With b&w illustrations, maps and charts, postscripts, genealogies, appendices, notes, bibliography and index. With inserted errata slip. This book first traces the rise of the Gordons from minor magnates in Berwickshire to major players in the north and nationally. They reached their zenith in the person of George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly, during the sixteenth century. The rest of the book focuses on his family, with the parallel biographies of four of his sons and two of his daughters. Their very different stories illuminate the per... View more info

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Main's Wooin': A Drama of Northern Rural Life with the original music.

By: Greig, Gavin.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Aberdeen City Council, 1996. 0946920141: 1996

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 818

ISBN: 0946920141

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Very Good condition. New edition [1912], pp viii, 59, 14 plates of original music scans. A classic doric play, including the scans of original sheet music. S10. View more info

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Good Maister William Elphinstone.

By: Harvey, G. Rowntree.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: The Moray Press.: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005288

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with cloth covered boards, green titles to front board and spine, light shelfwear to top and bottom of spine and some foxing to pages but otherwise in Very good condition. First edition, pp 50 Good Maister William Elphinstone: A chronicle play in ten scenes. View more info

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The Compromise of the King of the Golden Isles.

By: Lord Dunsany

Price: £125.00

Publisher: The Grolier Club: 1924

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004749

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition; Limited edition no. 106 of 300, published by The Grolier Club N.Y. 1924, designed and printed by T.M. Cleland. Brownish gold marbled effect paper over black cloth; gilt titles to spine, coloured title page vignette, pp 26, quarto. Comes with a black buckram wrap around cover all encased in a quarter leather over black buckram slipcase with gold titles to spine. Possibly a presentation copy? One of a series of six books done by eminent American printers at the invitation of the Grolier Club. View more info

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Lorca's the Public: A Study of His Unfinished Play El Publico and of Love and Death in the Work of Federico Garcia Lorca.

By: Nadal, Rafael Martinez.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Calder & Boyars: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005650

Condition: Fine


Hardcover, red cloth covered boards in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 247, index. From the library of Stephen Spender, signed on ffep by him. Spender aided Nadal in the translation of Lorca's works View more info

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Billiards Simplified: Or How to Make Breaks.

By: No Author.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Burroughes & Watts, circa 1889.: 0

Seller ID: 1291

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in original green covers with black lettering. Some shelf wear of the spine,but otherwise in very good condition. With a pull out sheet with illustrations of billiard cushions past and present. (1800 to 1887) Rear board features advertisement for The Patent Gold Medal Steel Block "Eureka" Extra Low Cushion. Advertisements to endpapers. pp 217 plus more than 25 pages of advertisements.Illustrated by 68 diagrams of the actual play of Cook, Bennett, Roberts, Peall, Mitchell, and Taylor. S21. View more info

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The History of Scottish Rugby.

By: Thorburn, Sandy.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Johnston & Bacon, 1980. 0717942759: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 171

ISBN: 0717942759

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper in very good condition. First edition, pp vi, 346., with b&w photographs and illustrations and map. Scottish rugby history from 1871 to 1980 by rugby writer and SRU historian Sandy Thorburn. Statistics and facts on the numbers of father-and-son caps, brothers, cousins, uncles & nephews etc, to play for Scotland, and lots of other issues of interest. S4. View more info