Performing Arts

Performing Arts


  • [Original Negatives of Lenny Bruce at the Cafe Au Go Go, April 4th, 1964]

    By Lenny Bruce

    Our Price: $2,500.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111879903
    • Publisher: N.P.
    • Published: April 1964
    [New York]. [April 4, 1964]. Original 35 mm. photo negatives (11 strips of 6 frames, and 1 strip of 4 frames, totaling 70 negatives), of Lenny Bruce (and others) backstage and performing at the Cafe Au Go Go on and around April 4th, 1964, the day after his arrest for obscenity (Bruce was arrested again three days later on the same charges). Negatives clean and unscratched. VG negatives.
  • [Russian Stories: Theatrical Designs of IRFE Foundation]

    By IRFE Foundation

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111953559
    • Publisher: Pinakotheke
    • Published: 2015
    (Pinakotheke). 4to. Text in Russian. Mild rubbing to covers. Some minor smudging to endpapers. VG.
  • [Sarah Bernhardt: Miscellaneous Ephemera]

    By Sarah Bernhardt

    Our Price: $225.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112057690
    • Publisher: NP
    • Published: 1887
    12mo. AUTOGRAPHED NOTE SIGNED by Bernhardt on her personal letterhead. With cabinet card, stamp, and 4 tobacco souvenir cards. Some soiling and chipping to margins and edges of cabint card. VG.
  • [Signed Press Photo of Emlyn Williams from 'A Boy Growing Up']

    By Emlyn Williams

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112081336
    • Published: n.d.
    8' x 10'. Press photo SIGNED by Williams, accompanied by 9 other photographs of the actor as Dylan Thomas. VG in VG binder.
  • 170 Years Of Show Business.

    By Kate Mostel

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111904056
    • Publisher: Random House
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by Kate Mostel. Fading to margins of covers. Toning to leaves, some soiling to edges of text block. Soiling, wear, chips, tears, tape repairs to d.j. VG in Good d.j.
  • A Collection of Photographs: Two Danjuros

    By Ishii Masako

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111290128
    • Publisher: Kodansha
    • Published: 1990
    [Tokyo]. (1990). 4to. Text in Japanese and English. Some rubbing to cloth. Slight rubbing to slipcase. VG in VG slipcase.
  • A Pictorial History Of The American Carnival

    By Joe McKennon

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111602198
    • Publisher: Carnival Publishers of Sarasota
    • Published: 1983 and 1981
    (3 vols) in 2. 4to. Later printing of 1st vol ( vols 1 and 2 in one tome). 1st edition of vol. 3. Some rubbing and mild edgewear to d.js. Slightest toning to leaves. 2 vols: NF/VG.
  • Actress: Postcards from the Road

    By Elizabeth Ashley

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499665994
    • Publisher: M. Evans & Company, Inc.
    • Published: 1978
    (1978). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED. Lean to spine, some toning to margins of covers. Edges of leaves a little age soiled. Some rubbing, a little edgewear to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Adah Isaacs Menken [Autographed SIgned Note and Carte De Visite]

    By Adah Isaacs Menken

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789112061826
    • Publisher: NP
    • Published: ND
    12mo. AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED NOTE, SIGNED by Adah Isaacs Menken, American actress / writer discussing publication of her book ['Infelicia', released posthumously]. WIth Carte De Visite from 'The French Spy', which was her first Broadway performance. VG.
  • Alice

    By Robert Wilson

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111895507
    • Publisher: Thalia Theater
    • Published: 1992
    (Hamburg). (1992). Oblong 8vo. Text in English and German. Minor soiling and edgewear to dust jacket. Light bumping to head of spine. VG in wrappers.
  • An Apology for the Life of Colley Cibber, Comedian, and Late Patentee of the Theatre - Royal

    By Colley Cibber

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110913431
    • Publisher: The Golden Cockrel Press
    • Published: 1925
    2volumes. [London]. 4to. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one out of 450 copies, with initials by Eric Gill. Mild rubbing and edgewear to boards with some tanning to spine. VG. THE SET:
  • Arts and Flowers

    By Peggy Wood

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111886598
    • Publisher: William Morrow and Company
    • Published: 1963
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by the author. Light toning and wear to edges of boards, with gentle bumping to spine ends. Minor toning and edgewear to dust jacket, with previous bookseller's sticker to rear panel. VG/VG.
  • Audition : A Memoir

    By Barbara Walters

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111313957
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: 2008
    8vo. Later printing. INSCRIBED by Walters to Bill Moyers. Minor bumping to extremities of boards, affecting dust jacket. Slight edgewear to dust jacket, with slight creasing to upper corner of front flap. VG/VG.
  • Barefoot in the Park

    By Neil Simon

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111932783
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: 1964
    (1964). 8vo. 1st edition. Light toning to leaves. Mild bumping to board corners and spine edges. Some toning and soiling to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Bogey's Baby

    By Howard Greenberger

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780312087401
    • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
    • Published: January 1978
    A biography of Lauren Bacall.