Title A BOOK OF MARIONETTE PLAYS
Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Thus
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Publisher Redhill, Surrey, England Wells Gardner, Darton & Co.
Seller ID 010925
n.d. (c. 1950. Post-War). 156pp. Sketch-art illustrated endpapers, colour-art frontispiece, and b/white intext sketch-illustrations all by author. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain brown original cloth boards undamaged. Foxing flecks to edges, else text-block unmarked. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and colour faded on spine. A publisher's promo printed on verso. "There are ten short plays in this book selected to suit every taste, from the burlesque melodrama to scenes from Shakespeare, so that makers of a marionette theatre need have no further anxiety as to what they are going to put on their stage." Contents include; Prelims., Introduction, 10 plays, Appendix, more. Book weight approx. 305g.
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