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Product Description: Originally published in 1923, this book addresses the old controversy regarding the exact location of the Globe Theatre. Through a wealth of evidence extracted from the records concerning Shakespeare's London, this book is a direct response to William Westmoreland Braines's pamphlet, issued by the London County Council in 1921, in which Braines demonstrated that the theatre must have stood to the south of Maiden Lane in Southwark...read more

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9781316605516 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 15, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1923, this book addresses the old controversy regarding the exact location of the Globe Theatre.

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Product Description: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure...read more

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9781509827848, titled "The Importance of Being Earnest & Other Plays" | Collectors Library, March 21, 2017, cover price $12.99 | also contains The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays | About this edition: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles.

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9780606346627 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, August 1, 2005), cover price $14.70 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure...read more

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9781509827848, titled "The Importance of Being Earnest & Other Plays" | Collectors Library, March 21, 2017, cover price $12.99 | also contains The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays, The Importance of Being Earnest: And Other Plays | About this edition: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles.
9780899665757, titled "Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays" | Buccaneer Books, June 1, 1988, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This series presents students with a library of outstanding plays, many of which are otherwise unobtainable, or available only in out-of-date or unannotated editions.

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9780812967142, titled "The Importance of Being Earnest: And Other Plays" | Modern Library, June 1, 2004, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Oscar Wilde created his final and most lasting play, comic masterpieces of all time, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, in 1895.
9780140436068 | Penguin Classics, March 1, 2001, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Algernon pretends to be Jack's troublesome younger brother, in Wilde's satirical assault on nineteenth-century fashions, manners, and morality.
9780192834447 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 22, 1998, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Oscar Wilde was already one of the best-known literary figures in Britain when he was persuaded to turn his extraordinary talents to the theatre.
9780787112950 | Newstar Pr, February 1, 1997, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A Woman of No Importance, for all its charm, exposes an aristocratic world that is smug, snobbish and morally bankrupt.
9780451525055 | Reissue edition (Signet Classic, November 1, 1988), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Presents the three classic plays 'Salome,' 'Lady Windermere's Fan,' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest'
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9780606018784 | Demco Media, November 1, 1988, cover price $13.40 | About this edition: Presents the three classic plays 'Salome,' 'Lady Windermere's Fan,' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest'

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9780808510000 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Presents the three classic plays 'Salome,' 'Lady Windermere's Fan,' and 'The Importance of Being Earnest'

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Product Description: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure...read more

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9781509827848, titled "The Importance of Being Earnest & Other Plays" | Collectors Library, March 21, 2017, cover price $12.99 | also contains The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays, The Importance of Being Earnest: And Other Plays | About this edition: Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles.

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9780451531896 | Reprint edition (Signet Classic, February 7, 2012), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A universal favorite, The Importance of Being Earnest displays Oscar Wilde's theatrical genius at its brilliant best.

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Product Description: But that's what this is, isn't it? The ultimate bitch fight.When John takes a break from his boyfriend, his accidentally meets the girl of his dreams. Filled with guilt and indecision, he decides there is only one way to straighten this out ...read more
By Mark O'Thomas (editor)

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9781474229630 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, January 12, 2017, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: But that's what this is, isn't it?

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Product Description: This is the seventh volume of a detailed play-by-play catalog of drama written by English, Welsh, Irish, and Scottish authors during the 110 years between the English Reformation and the English Revolution, covering every known play, extant and lost, including some which have never before been identified...read more

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9780198777700 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 30, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This is the seventh volume of a detailed play-by-play catalog of drama written by English, Welsh, Irish, and Scottish authors during the 110 years between the English Reformation and the English Revolution, covering every known play, extant and lost, including some which have never before been identified.

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Product Description: "What Churchill has written is a striking memento mori for an age without faith; and although her play is brief, that in itself evokes the idea that we are here for a short time and then are suddenly gone."— The Guardian on Here We Go"Line by line it's hard to imagine you'll come across a more brilliant play this year ...read more

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9781559365406 | Theatre Communications Group, November 15, 2016, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: "What Churchill has written is a striking memento mori for an age without faith; and although her play is brief, that in itself evokes the idea that we are here for a short time and then are suddenly gone.

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Product Description: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting a period in which the theatre was in crisis...read more
By Michael Caines (editor)

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9781138762046 | Routledge, November 8, 2016, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era.

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Product Description: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting a period in which the theatre was in crisis...read more

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9781138762053 | Routledge, November 2, 2016, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era.

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Product Description: The New York Theater Workshop's production of Othello, starring Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo, and directed by Tony award-winning director Sam Gold, opened in November 2016. This production was sponsored in part by The Pelican Shakespeare series and Penguin Classics...read more
By Russ McDonald (editor)

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9780143128618 | Penguin Classics, November 1, 2016, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: The New York Theater Workshop's production of Othello, starring Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo, and directed by Tony award-winning director Sam Gold, opened in November 2016.

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Product Description: Shakespeare’s cautionary tale about the dangers of upending democracy, Julius Caesar, which recently ran at the Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park.Winner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books | 50 Covers competitionThis edition of Julius Caesar is edited by William Montgomery with an introduction by Douglas Trevor and was recently repackaged with cover art by Manuja Waldia...read more
By Douglas Trevor (introduced by)

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9780143128601 | Penguin Classics, November 1, 2016, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Shakespeare’s cautionary tale about the dangers of upending democracy, Julius Caesar, which recently ran at the Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park.

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Product Description: The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series designWinner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books | 50 Covers competitionGold Medal Winner of the 3x3 Illustration Annual No. 14 This edition of The Tempest is edited with an introduction and notes by Peter Holland and was recently repackaged with cover art by Manuja Waldia...read more
By Peter Holland (introduced by)

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9780143128632 | Penguin Classics, November 1, 2016, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series designWinner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books | 50 Covers competitionGold Medal Winner of the 3x3 Illustration Annual No.

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Product Description: The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series designWinner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books | 50 Covers competitionThis edition of The Taming of the Shrew is edited with an introduction and notes by series editor Stephen Orgel and was recently repackaged with cover art by Manuja Waldia...read more
By Stephen Orgel (editor)

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9780143128625, titled "Taming of the Shrew" | Penguin Classics, November 1, 2016, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series, now in a dazzling new series designWinner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books | 50 Covers competitionThis edition of The Taming of the Shrew is edited with an introduction and notes by series editor Stephen Orgel and was recently repackaged with cover art by Manuja Waldia.
9789990852950 | New edition (Penguin USA, December 1, 2000), cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Everything human beings do finishes up bad in the end. Everything good human beings ever make is built on something monstrous. Nothing lasts. We certainly won't . . . William Carlisle has the world at his feet, but its weight on his shoulders...read more
By Catherine Love (editor)

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9781474229357 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, October 20, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Everything human beings do finishes up bad in the end.

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Product Description: A new collection of plays from Willy Russell, one of Britain's best-loved dramatists, features the smash hits Blood Brothers, Our Day Out: The Musical and Shirley Valentine as well as the previously unpublished John, Paul, George, Ringo ...read more

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9781474230049 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 20, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A new collection of plays from Willy Russell, one of Britain's best-loved dramatists, features the smash hits Blood Brothers, Our Day Out: The Musical and Shirley Valentine as well as the previously unpublished John, Paul, George, Ringo .

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Product Description: “Extraordinary. . . . This is no butterfly-watching stroll through a life.” ―Dwight Garner, New York TimesDavid Hare has long been one of Britain’s best-known screenwriters and dramatists. He’s the author of more than thirty acclaimed plays that have appeared on Broadway, in the West End, and at the National Theatre...read more

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9780393249187 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 2, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: “Frank, moving, and beguiling, The Blue Touch Paper is the fascinating story of becoming a writer in the 1960s and 70s when Britain was changing even faster than the author.
9780571294336 | Gardners Books, August 27, 2015, cover price $32.25 | About this edition: “Frank, moving, and beguiling, The Blue Touch Paper is the fascinating story of becoming a writer in the 1960s and 70s when Britain was changing even faster than the author.

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9780393353457 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 11, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: “Extraordinary.

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Product Description: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting a period in which the theatre was in crisis...read more
By Stephen Bernard (editor) and Robin Sowerby (editor)

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9781138689657, titled "The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe: Lucan’s Pharsalia (Books Iv-x)" | Routledge, November 2, 2016, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era.

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Product Description: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era. A fascinating and important yet largely overlooked figure in eighteenth-century literature, he is the ‘lost Augustan’. His plays are important both for the way they address the political and social concerns of the day and for reflecting a period in which the theatre was in crisis...read more
By Stephen Bernard (editor) and Robin Sowerby (editor)

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9781138762060, titled "The Plays and Poems of Nicholas Rowe: Poems and Lucan’s Pharsalia (Books I-iii)" | Routledge, November 2, 2016, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Rowe was the first Poet Laureate of the Georgian era.

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Product Description: This is the first book on British theatre historiography. It traces the practice of theatre history from its origins in the Restoration to its emergence as an academic discipline in the early twentieth century. In this compelling revisionist study, Richard Schoch reclaims the deep history of British theatre history, valorizing the usually overlooked scholarship undertaken by antiquarians, booksellers, bibliographers, journalists and theatrical insiders, none of whom considered themselves to be professional historians...read more

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9781107166929 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 7, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This is the first book on British theatre historiography.

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Product Description: Patrick Pearse was a journalist, a pioneering educationalist, an Irish-language activist, a creative writer, a political theorist and one of the driving forces behind what became the Easter Rising of 1916. Like many among the revolutionary generation he was deeply interested in the theatre and its possibilities...read more
By Roisin Ni Ghairbhi (editor)

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9781846826184 | Four Courts Pr Ltd, December 9, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Patrick Pearse was a journalist, a pioneering educationalist, an Irish-language activist, a creative writer, a political theorist and one of the driving forces behind what became the Easter Rising of 1916.

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Product Description: ‘I’m thinking this night wasn’t I a foolish fellow not to kill my father in years gone by.’ – Christy Mahon On the first night of J. M. Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World (1907) the audience began protesting in the theatre; by the third night the protests had spilled onto the streets of Dublin...read more

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9781138194694 | Taylor & Francis, September 21, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: ‘I’m thinking this night wasn’t I a foolish fellow not to kill my father in years gone by.

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Product Description: Nell Gwynn charts the rise of an unlikely heroine, from her roots in Coal Yard Alley to her success as Britain's most celebrated actress, and her hard-won place in the heart of the King. But at a time when women are second-class citizens, can her charm and spirit protect her from the dangers of the Court...read more

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9781848425590 | 2 new edition (Nick Hern Books, September 13, 2016), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Nell Gwynn charts the rise of an unlikely heroine, from her roots in Coal Yard Alley to her success as Britain's most celebrated actress, and her hard-won place in the heart of the King.

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Product Description: Commissioned by the women’s prison theatre group Clean Break, some of the most exciting voices in theatre explore the pressures on our public services as one young woman buckles under pressures of her own. Five characters share a common thread: Joanne...read more

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9781848425446 | Nick Hern Books, September 13, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Commissioned by the women’s prison theatre group Clean Break, some of the most exciting voices in theatre explore the pressures on our public services as one young woman buckles under pressures of her own.

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Product Description: It's 1887 and Nancy Astley sits in the audience at her local music hall: she doesn't know it yet, but the next act on the bill will change her life. Tonight is the night she'll fall in love . . . with the thrill of the stage and with Kitty Butler, a girl who wears trousers...read more
By Laura Wade (adapted by)

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9781783199952 | Oberon Books Ltd, September 13, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: It's 1887 and Nancy Astley sits in the audience at her local music hall: she doesn't know it yet, but the next act on the bill will change her life.

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Product Description: Tia’s mouthy attitude and confident swagger mask the vulnerability in a fourteen-year-old girl whose tough start in life draws her to AJ. Older, good-looking and charismatic, he shows her a kindness that she’s never known. Kindness that comes with a price...read more

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9781848425309 | Nick Hern Books, September 13, 2016, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Tia’s mouthy attitude and confident swagger mask the vulnerability in a fourteen-year-old girl whose tough start in life draws her to AJ.

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