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Adam: A Play: Translated from the Anglo-Norman.
Doyle, John W.
Shakespeare Head Press Sydney 1948 
  Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), black & white plates, few tiny edge tears jacket (lightly marked), tiny bump top corner cover. 77 pp. This is the first English-language version of "Adam", the greatest surviving medieval (Anglo-Norman) vernacular play (12th-century). The present translation by John Doyle has been made from Professor Studer's edition of the unique manuscript in the Tours Municipal Library, London. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23980  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Baa Baa Black Sheep: A Jungle Tale [Chatto Playscripts].
Malouf, David.
Chatto & Windus London 1993 
  Paperback trade (with flaps), very good condition, spine lightly faded as usual, minimal edgewear, remainder mark (spot). 46 pp. This playscript is a libretto for an opera with music by Michael Berkeley. This play magically interweaves autobiography about childhood by Rudyard Kipling with episodes from "The Jungle Book". (1 of 2 available copies.) (The ISBN printed in the book, 070139374, is incorrect. Later corrected to 0701141638.). 
Price: $13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7067  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Brilliant Lies.
Williamson, David.
ISBN: 0868193712
Currency Press Sydney 1993 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, edges lightly foxed. 74 pp. A serious comedy, this play is a masterful piece of dramatic argument which directs our sympathy from party to party, uncovering layers of residual damage beneath the surfacer allegations. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26270  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Dead White Males.
Williamson, David.
ISBN: 0868194433
Currency Press Sydney, Paddington 1995 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear, front cover corner tips lightly worn, slight crease top edge few pages, bottom corner creased front cover, edges & cover little marked. 99 pp. This play is partly a satire aimed at the political correctness enforced on society by the 'holy' ideologies of post-structuralism, radical feminism and multiculturalism. The tone of the play is one of wryness rather than belligerent anger. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27063  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Emerald City.
Williamson, David.
ISBN: 0868191701
Currency Press Sydney, Paddington 1992 
  Paperback small octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, base spine rubbed, bottom corner tips covers little creased, minor edgewear. 75 pp. This play is a fast-moving, wisecracking commentary on morals, and the rivalries and passions to be encountered on the road to success. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26278  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Hassan: The Story of Hassan of Baghdad, and How He Came to Make the Golden Journey to Samarkand: A Play in Five Acts.
Flecker, James Elroy.
Penguin Books / William Heinemann Harmondsworth 1948 
  Paperback, good plus condition, pages lightly toned, top corner front cover & few pages lightly creased, spine ends lightly rubbed, tiny bump base spine. 122 pp. The author dramatised this story, which is based upon old Turkish tales, when he was working in the Middle East in 1911. It has proved to be one of the most spectacular plays on the modern English stage, and has been broadcast with equal success. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23921  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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King Lear's Wife. The Crier by Night. The Riding to Lith. End Midsummer Eve. Laodice and Danae. Plays by Gordon Bottomley.
Bottomley, Gordon.
Constable & Company London 1922 
  Hardback small, no jacket, good plus condition, green leatherette cover (gilt pattern), browned spine (raised bands, gilt lettering), top edge gilt, pages lightly toned as usual, internally excellent. 211 pp. Spine title: King Lears Wife & Other Tales. 
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3415  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Playwriting [Foyles handbooks].
Holland, Norman.
W. & G. Foyle London 1953 
  Paperback small, dustjacket (unclipped), pictorial card cover, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. 78 pp. This scarce Foyle's handbook has been written by a successful playwright (50 plays published: stage, TV and films). Covers finding a theme, construction, creating characters, writing dialogue, development and action, etc. SALE PRICE. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7674  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Jack Manning Trilogy: Face to Face - A Conversation - Charitable Intent.
Williamson, David.
ISBN: 0868196576
Currency Press Sydney, Strawberry Hills 2002 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, base spine rubbed, bottom corner front cover & few pages little creased, minor edgewear. 152 pp. Three plays about community conferencing - a process bringing together the victims and perpetrators of a crime to attempt reconciliation and rehabilitation. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30273  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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