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1 ABBEY THEATRE] Macnamara, Brinsley, commentary Abbey Plays. in dj
Sign of the Three Candles, 0, 
(ABBEY THEATRE). Abbey Plays 1899-1948 including the productions of the Irish Literary Theatre. With a Commentary by Brinsley Macnamara and an Index of Playwrights. Dublin: Printed & Pub. at the Sign of the Three Candles, n.d. Pp 84. Sm 8vo, printed card covers, with printed dustjacket. A list of first nights. Vg in dj (a few tiny tears). 40.00

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2 Acadia Light Opera Society GILBERT & SULLIVAN Acadia Co-ordination Committee Presents The Acadia Light Opera Society in The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty: A Comic Opera in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, March 14, 15, 1952
Acadia Light Opera Society, Wolfville, N.S, 1952, 
(Acadia Light Opera Society). The Acadia Co-ordination Committee Presents The Acadia Light Opera Society in “The Pirates of Penzance” or “The Slave ofDuty”: A Comic Opera in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert – Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, March 14, 15, 1952. [Wolfville, N.S.:Acadia University, 1952]. Pp (8). 8vo, red stapled card covers. The progra mme for the production, with local advertisements. Very good. 10.00

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3 Acadia Light Opera Society GILBERT & SULLIVAN Acadia Light Opera Society presents Comic Opera in Two Acts Patience or Bunthornes Bride by W.S. Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan [in] University Hall, March 4-5, 1955.
Acadia Light Opera Society, Wolfville, N.S, 1955, 
(Acadia Light Opera Society). The Acadia Light Opera Society presents ComicOpera in Two Acts “Patience – or – Bunthornes Bride” by W.S. Gilbert and S ir Arthur Sullivan [in] University Hall, March 4-5, 1955. [Wolfville, N.S.:Acadia University, 1955]. Pp (4) including covers. 8vo, green folded sheet . The programme for the production. Very good. 6.00

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4 Acadia Light Opera Society GILBERT & SULLIVAN Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in Iolanthe or The Peer and the Peri: A Comic Operetta in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, Wolfville, March 26, 27, 1954.
Acadia Light Opera Society, Wolfville, N.S, 1954, 
(Acadia Light Opera Society). Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in “Iolanthe” or “The Peer and the Peri”: A Comic Operetta in Two Acts by W.S.Gilbert – Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, Wol fville, March 26, 27, 1954. [Wolfville, N.S.: Acadia University, 1954]. Pp (8). 8vo, yellow stapled card covers. The programme for the production, with local advertisements. Very good. 10.00

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5 Acadia Light Opera Society GILBERT & SULLIVAN Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in Iolanthe or The Peer and the Peri: A Comic Operetta in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, Wolfville, March 26, 27, 1954.
Acadia Light Opera Society, Wolfville, N.S, 1954, 
(Acadia Light Opera Society). Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in “Iolanthe” or “The Peer and the Peri”: A Comic Operetta in Two Acts by W.S.Gilbert – Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, Wol fville, March 26, 27, 1954. [Wolfville, N.S.: Acadia University, 1954]. Pp (8). 8vo, yellow stapled card covers. The programme for the production, with local advertisements. Penned name, else very good. 9.00

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6 Acadia Light Opera Society GILBERT & SULLIVAN Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in The Mikado or The Town of Titipu: A Comic Opera in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert - Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, March 20, 21, 1953
Acadia Light Opera Society, Wolfville, N.S, 1953, 
(Acadia Light Opera Society). Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in “The Mikado” or “The Town of Titipu”: A Comic Opera in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert – Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, March 20, 21, 1953. [Wolfville, N.S.: Acadia University, 1953]. Pp (8). 8vo, blue stapled card covers. The programme for the production, with local advertisements. Penned name, else very good. 9.00

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7 Acadia Light Opera Society GILBERT & SULLIVAN Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in The Mikado or The Town of Titipu: A Comic Opera in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert - Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, March 20, 21, 1953
Acadia Light Opera Society, Wolfville, N.S, 1953, 
(Acadia Light Opera Society). Presenting The Acadia Light Opera Society in “The Mikado” or “The Town of Titipu”: A Comic Opera in Two Acts by W.S. Gilbert – Sir Arthur Sullivan in University Hall at Acadia University, March 20, 21, 1953. [Wolfville, N.S.: Acadia University, 1953]. Pp (8). 8vo, blue stapled card covers. The programme for the production, with local advertisements. Very good. 10.00

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8 Acadia University - Alpha Psi Omega Alpha Psi Omega: Delta Cast presents under the auspices of the Associated Alumni Macbeth : a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare. University Hall, 22-23 May 1942. Production: Harold Fitz Sipprell.
Wolfville, 1942, 
(Alpha Psi Omega). Alpha Psi Omega: Delta Cast presents under the auspices of the Associated Alumni “Macbeth” : a tragedy in five acts by William Shakespeare. University Hall, 22-23 May 1942. Production: Harold Fitz Sipprell.N.pl.: n.pub., 1942. Pp (4). 8vo, printed folded sheet. The programme for the Acadia University production with story summary, cast list, music, credits. Pencil notes and soiling to back cover, fold creases, else good. 10.00

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9 AESCHYLUS VERRALL, A.W. Choephori of Aeschylus. With an Introduction, Commentary, and Translation by A.W. Verrall.
Macmillan and Co, London and New York, 1893, 
(AESCHYLUS). The 'Choephori' of Aeschylus. With an Introduction, Commentary, and Translation by A.W. Verrall. London and New York : Macmillan and Co.,1893. Pp [i]-lxxiv,(2),1-242,(2). Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Cocked, cloth rubbed and stained, waterstaining to fore-edge, else a good, solid copy. As is. 80.00

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10 AESCHYLUS) HOERNLE, E.S. Notes on the Text of Aeschylus
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1921, 
(AESCHYLUS). HOERNLE, E.S. Notes on the Text of Aeschylus. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1921. First Printing. Pp. (8),vii-ix,(1),[1]-[100]. 8vo, reddish cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Introductory; 2. The Mistakes of the Copyists; 3. Metrical Problems: Syllabic Correspondence; 4. Metrical Problems (continued); 5. Metrical Problems (continued): Division of Lines; 6. Style; 7. Conclusions and an illustration. With the following appendices: I. The Relation of the Aeschylean Manuscripts; II. Pseudo-Dochmiacs; III. Avoidance of Proper Names; IV. Minor Illustrations; V. Note on S.V.T. 734-749. Corrigenda slip tipped in at contents page. Name inked to flyleaf,else very good. 40.00

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11 AIDOO, Ama Ata Anowa
Longman, 1970, 
AIDOO, Ama Ata. Anowa. (L): Longman, (1970). Pp 66. 8vo, ill. card covers. Vg. 40.00

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12 ALLEN, Morse S. MARSTON, John) Satire of John Marston. as is
J. F. Heer Printing Co., 1920, 
ALLEN, Morse S. The Satire of John Marston. A Dissertation presented to theFaculty of Princeton University in Candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of P hilosophy . Columbus, OH: (J. F. Heer Printing Co.), 1920. Pp. 187. 8vo, light brown card covers, black titles to front, plain spine. John Marston (1575-1634) was a British dramatist and satirist. Lacking rear cover, front cover partially detached, spine covering torn, edges and corners chipped, stamp and small notion to the front, the odd instance of inked underlining, minor creasing to the top corners. As is 50.00

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13 ALTHUSSER, Louis Pour Marx. Sixième Edition (16e mille)
Francois Maspero, Paris, 1968, 
ALTHUSSER, Louis. Pour Marx. Paris : François Maspero, 1968. Sixième Edition (16e mille). Pp (10),11-258,(6). 8vo, grey card covers, lettered in blue,French flaps. Théorie I. Contents : Préface : Aujourd'hui. Les "Manifestes Philosophiques de Feuerbach." "Sur le jeune Marx" (Question de théorie). C ontradiction et surdetermination (notes pour une recharche). Le "Piccolo" Bertolazzi et Brecht (Notes sur un théatre matérialiste). Les "Manuscrits de1844" de Karl Marx (Economie politique et philosophie). Sur la Dielectique Materialiste (De l'inégalité des origines). Marxisme et Humanisme. Text in French. Very good. 25.00

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14 Amherst, N.S. - Ephemera) STERNE, Max M. Captain Letterblair. Friday Evening, September 24. Programme. The Amherst Orchestra - Programme for the play on silk-like fabric
1897, 
(Amherst, N.S. - Ephemera). Captain Letterblair. Friday Evening, September 24. Programme. The Amherst Orchestra. A programme for the 1897 Amherst production of the 4-act play, printed one-side only on silk-like fabric. A single 9.5 by 13.5 cm sheet, printed on one side only, listing date, the cast, a synopsis, and the members of the Amherst Orxchestra which accompanied theperformance. The play was written by Marguerite Merington (1860-1951). Bor n in Stoke Newington, England, she immigrated with her parents to New York City. She became a teacher of Greek, but for over 50 years devoted herself to writing. Captain Lettarblair (1891) was her first play to reach the stage. The Director of the Amherst Orchestra was Prof. Max M. Sterne, born in Ingleheim, Bavaria, and died Oct. 30, 1922, in Amherst, Nova Scotia. The cast included William Richards as Capt. Letterbalir, and J.M. Curry, Hugh F. Hamilton, J.H. Corcoran, F.W.B. Moore, W.O. McCallister, Fred Lawson, R. Williams, Ethel Tucker, Mrs. H.J. Logan, and Miss Helen B. Croasdale. A coupleof short tears, else very good. 75.00

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15 ANDERSON, Patrick White Centre. First Edition in dustjacket
Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1946, 
ANDERSON, Patrick. The White Centre. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (May 1946). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),1-72,(2). 8vo, white paper covered boards, red lettering to front board and spine, with a matching dustjacket. Watters p.7, Rhodenizer p.946. Patrick John MacAllister Anderson (1915-1979) was an English-born Canadian poet. He taught in McGill University between1940 and 1950. "Patrick Anderson was educated at Oxford, where he was a Sc holar of his College and President of the Union, and at Columbia, where he held a Commonwealth Fellowship. For the past six years he has lived in Montreal, teaching everything from English to hockey at a private school and taking an active part in literary and political movements. He was one of the founders of Preview, and is now an editor of Northern Review. In addition to the subjective poetry for which he is probably best known, he has writtenplays lor a left-wing puppet theatre, also taking several of the parts, pu blished a Victory Broadsheet, given many lectures and readings, and generally tried to establish a closer relation between poet and public. In 1944 hereceived the magazine Poetry's Fellowship Award for verse of social conten t. " from the dj. Contents: "Landscape", "Railway Station", "Mother's Boy","Portrait", "Lovers", "Bombing Berlin", "The Mirror", "The Khaki Beam", "L ate Working", "The Wives", "Armaments Worker", "The Machine", "In the Hospital", "Arnhem", "Order Medical Examination", "Winter In Montreal"(pp.24-26), "Poem on Canada" [pp29-45, with parts. I. Pre-Conquest, II. The Coming ofthe White Man, III.The Country Still Unpossessed, IV.The River [St.Lawrenc e], V. Cold Colloquy], "Wild Duck", "Canoe", "Camp", "Sleighride", "Ski Train", "Dancer", "Boy In a Russian Blouse" "The Drunk", "Shopping", "Night Rising", "Childhood Memory", "Snow and Sleep", "Children Drinking Milk", "At the Ballet", "First Day of Spring, 1944", "The Statues ". Very good in browned dustjacket. 35.00

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16 ANDERTON, David A. Jane's Aircraft Spectaculars) WATANABE, Rikyu Hellcat
Jane's Publishing Company Limited, London, 1981, ISBN:0710600364 
ANDERTON, David A. Hellcat . Illustrations by Rikyu Watanabe. London: Jane's Publishing Company Limited, (1981). Pp. [1]-56. Illustrated. Double column. Some leaves are folding. 4to, illustrated card covered boards with red spine. A volume in the Jane's Aircraft Spectaculars series, depicting prominent planes from the Second World War; the Hellcat being used by the Americans predominantly in the Pacific Theatre. Vg. 20.00

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17 ANDRES, Bernard Écrire le Québec : de la contrainte à la contrariété. Essai sur la constitution des Lettres.
XYZ, Études et documents, Montréal, 1990, ISBN:2892610354 
ANDRES, Bernard. Écrire le Québec : de la contrainte à la contrariété. Essai sur la constitution des Lettres. (Montréal) : XYZ, Études et documents, (1990). First Edition. Pp [1]-225,(3). Index. 8vo, printed white card covers. Bernard Andrès (né Oran, 1949), écrivain et conférencier, à grandi à Oran, étudié à Paris et s’est établi au Québec en 1973. Après une carrière dansl'enseignement et la recherche universitaires, il se consacre actuellement à l'écriture, à l'édition et aux voyages.... Il a publié des fictions, du théâtre et des essais. Very good. 25.00

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18 ANNAN, Noel, Lord. Romanes Lecture 1965. Disintegration of an Old Culture. The Romanes Lecture delivered in the Sheldonian Theatre 16 November 1965. First Printing.
Clarendon Press / Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1966, 
ANNAN, Lord. The Disintegration of an Old Culture. The Romanes Lecture delivered in the Sheldonian Theatre 16 November 1965. Oxford : at the ClarendonPress, (1966). First Printing. Pp. (2),[3]-32. 8vo, stapled printed pale b lue matte card covers, red lettering to front. Noel Gilroy Annan, b. December 25, 1916; d. February 21, 2000, an English academic and historian. "I intend to argue first that our society has changed in many ways since [Matthew] Arnold's time and then to judge how these changes have affected our culture. Like most social changes they have the defects of their merits, but I shall not attempt to answer the question whether these changes are good or bad. [...] I believe that before asking how we ought to live we ought to beclearer than awe are about the social facts which condition people's behav iour. Why then has the old culture disintegrated?" - from page 6. A couple instances of inked underlining, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping charges should be a bit cheaper than quoted. 20.00

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19 Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia Valley.
Annapolis Valley Tourist Council in co-operation with Kentville Publishing, Kentville , 1985, 
(Annapolis Valley, N.S.). The Valley. (Kentville : The Annapolis Valley Tourist Council in co-operation with Kentville Publishing, 1985). Pp 1-40. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents : Annapolis Blossom Country – Daytrip; Middleton; Greenwood; Kingston; Festivals and Events; Aylesford; Morden; Heart of the Valley – Daytrip; Berwick; Beaches of the Minas Basin; Kentville; Farm and Country Vacations; Hall's Harbour; Live Theatre; New Minas; Golf; Map Centrefold; The Legend of Glooscap; The Footsteps of Glooscap – Daytrip; Wolfville; Port Williams; Canning; Grand Pre; Hantsport; Museums of the Valley; The land of Sam Slick – Daytrip; Windsor; Pumpkin Festival; Church Services; Questionnaire; Tide Tables & Bore Times; Country Inns, Bed & Breakfasts. Very good. 15.00

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20 ANOUILH, Jean. Methuen Modern Plays. HILL, Lucienne, trans. Dear Antoine, or, The Love That Failed. First Edition in dustjacket.
Methuen & Co., Ltd., London, 1971, ISBN:0416668704 
ANOUILH, Jean. Dear Antoine, or, The Love That Failed. Translated by Lucienne Hill. London : Methuen & Co., Ltd., (1971). First Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-102,(2). Small 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine A Methuen Modern Play. "Jean Anouilh's new play, 'Dear Antoine', which was first presented at the 1971 Chichester Festival, shows a group of people summoned to a remote baroque mansion in the Bavarian mountains to hear the reading of the will of a successful playwright, Antoine de Saint Flour. The season is winter, the year is 1913. The men and women who have come together so reluctantly include the playwright's wife, a few friends and several ex-mistresses from different periods of his life. In confronting one another they are uneasily aware that they are confronting different reflections of Antoine's own fascinating and maddening personality." - from the dustjacket. "Inspection Copy" stamp from the Caribbean Book Centre, Kingston, to front pastedown, light spotting to top edge, else very good in nicked, unclipped dustjacket. 30.00

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