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Paperback. A tie-in edition to the upcoming Broadway revival of Tom Stoppard's extraordinary play about love and marriage--the work that has been called "the most moving play" ("The New York Times") he has ever written. Series: Acting Edition S. Num Pages: 72 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 141 x 3. Weight in Grams: 104.
Publisher
Samuel French Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
72
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780573016370
ISBN
9780573016370
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.25

Paperback. Shakespeare's enduring characters are set adrift in present-day Athens - but a present with a massive difference - an alternative history. Rigid class systems and 'god given' monarchies of the past have not been lost, and the citizens of Athens are frustrated by continuing restrictions and hierarchies. Illustrator(s): Brown, Kate. Series: Manga Shakespeare. Num Pages: 208 pages, 200 black & white illustrations, 8-page colour section. BIC Classification: DDS; FXA; FXL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 148 x 14. Weight in Grams: 346. Series: Manga Shakespeare. 208 pages, 200 black & white illustrations, 8-page colour section. Illustrator(s): Brown, Kate. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: DDS; FXA; FXL. Dimension: 213 x 148 x 14. Weight: 346.
Publisher
Turnaround
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780955285646
ISBN
9780955285646
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 11.10

Paperback. A restless bunch of young radicals hang out, dance, drink, moan and philosophise at the home of a prosperous decorator. While Pyotr, a sometime student of law, falls for the loose-living lodger, his sister carps on about the tedium of life, lusts after Nil - who's blind to her charms but in pursuit of the servant - and botches her own suicide. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 10. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571238675
ISBN
9780571238675
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.39

Paperback. Antigone, defying her uncle Creon's decree that her brother should remain unburied, challenges the morality of man's law overruling the laws of the gods. The clash between her and Creon with its tragic consequences have inspired continual reinterpretation. This translation was made for a BBC TV production of the "Theban Plays" in 1986. Editor(s): Varakis, Angie. Translator(s): Taylor, Don W. Series: Student Editions. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DD; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 145 x 9. Weight in Grams: 114.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780413776044
ISBN
9780413776044
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.08

Paperback. .
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848425439
ISBN
9781848425439
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.95

Paperback.
Publisher
Samuel French Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780573013409
ISBN
9780573013409
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.25

Paperback. A play that illuminates the brave little lives that could be lived by any of us. Num Pages: 656 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 43. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
656
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571254880
ISBN
9780571254880
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 14.98

Paperback. "Antigone" was originally produced in Paris in 1942, when France was an occupied nation and part of Hitler's Europe. The play depicts an authoritarian regime and the play's central character, the young Antigone, mirrored the predicament of the French people in the grips of tyranny. Editor(s): Freeman, Dan; Freeman, Ted. Translator(s): Bray, Barbara. Series: Student Editions. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: DD; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 130 x 10. Weight in Grams: 124.
Publisher
A & C Black Publishers, Ltd.
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780413695406
ISBN
9780413695406
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.09

Paperback. A look at a team of social workers. Angela breaks the rules to get things done her way. Shirley misses the old days, when protection came without a price. Their manager, Gordon, is screwing Angela whilst busy claiming on expenses. And for new comer Grace, it's a struggle not to piss anyone off. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 201 x 7. Weight in Grams: 110.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854597632
ISBN
9781854597632
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.95

Paperback. One of Brecht's most famous plays and a classic of modern literature/theatre, this Student Edition features a comprehensive introduction, commentary and study aids besides the full text of the play. Editor(s): Rorrison, Hugh. Translator(s): Willett, John. Series: Student Editions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 4 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: DD; DSG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 11. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Methuen Drama
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780413492708
ISBN
9780413492708
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.08

Paperback. Written in the aftermath of hostile criticism of Ghosts, Ibsen's three plays all deal with the moral courage needed to tell the truth. They are peopled not by symbolic figures and abstract concepts, but by complex individuals pitted against, or part of, a society that Ibsen felt was morally abhorrent and claustrophobically provincial. Editor(s): McFarlane, James. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 25. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199539130
ISBN
9780199539130
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 10.47

Paperback. Webster's other masterpiece of Jacobean tragedy. Series: Drama Classics. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 156 x 161 x 11. Weight in Grams: 118.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854593450
ISBN
9781854593450
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.41

Paperback. A companion to UEP's Grand-Guignol: The French Theatre of Horror (now in its third reprint). London's Grand Guignol was established in the early 1920s at the Little Theatre in the West End. It was a high-profile venture that enjoyed popular success as much as critical controversy. Series: Exeter Performance Studies. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrated. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3JJG; AN; DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 127 x 4. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
University of Exeter Press
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780859897921
ISBN
9780859897921
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.60

Paperback. The sonnets in this collection divide into two parts; the first 126 are addressed to a fair youth for whom the poet has an obsessive love and the second chronicles his love for the notorious "Dark Lady". In addition to the sonnets, this volume includes two lengthy poems on classical themes. Series: Wordsworth Poetry Library. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DCF; DDS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853264160
ISBN
9781853264160
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.23

Paperback. In this edition, R.A. Foakes brings to bear a number of historical perspectives and critically addresses recent explorations of "King Lear" as a play of redemption, a play of despair and a play that destabilises all commentary. Series: The Arden Shakespeare. Num Pages: 456 pages, facsimiles, portraits. BIC Classification: 2AB; DDS; DSGS; YQE. Category: (ES) Secondary; (UA) A / AS level; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 478.
Publisher
Arden Shakespeare
Number of pages
456
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
3rd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903436592
ISBN
9781903436592
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.09

Paperback. Set in present-day London, mainly in Michi's bar - described as 'one of those underground clubs that hosts people from countries where non-smokers are not to be trusted' and partly in a refugee hostel run by Gayle, a New Zealander. This play gives insights into this society of 'temporary people', a new substratum of life in this country. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 8. Weight in Grams: 116.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854599902
ISBN
9781854599902
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.95

Paperback. Cabaret singer Foxie O'Hara vanished two weeks ago from Mrs Whistle's Lodge. That very same night, Foxie's friend Maggie Brown announced her engagement to local businessman Dougal Cheese. Desperate to find her missing friend, Maggie seeks the help of private eye Dabrowski who must try to uncover both women's darkest secrets. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 197 x 8. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571287666
ISBN
9780571287666
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.39

Paperback. A sharply funny play about motherhood (and fatherhood), keeping control and letting go. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 413 x 13. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848424449
ISBN
9781848424449
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.95

Paperback. Published to coincide with its premiere at the Royal Court, this play is a riotous satire on the trendy bourgeoisie. Ralf decides to spice up a dinner party by claiming that the body of a work colleague is hidden in the blanket chest - but, he's not pretending! Translator(s): Tushingham, David. Series: Instant Playscripts S. Num Pages: 72 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 149 x 4. Weight in Grams: 92.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
72
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854594907
ISBN
9781854594907
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 13.93

Paperback. Editor(s): Cronk, Nicholas. Translator(s): Fry, Christopher. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 192 pages, 1 halftone. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199539239
ISBN
9780199539239
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 9.66

Paperback. A classic drama based on the true story of Alma Rattenbury who was tried with her 18-year-old lover for the murder of her husband. Cause Celebre was Terence Rattigan's last play. Published alongside a production at the Old Vic during the centenary year of Rattigan's birth. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 11. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781854592071
ISBN
9781854592071
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 13.93

Paperback. Hedda Gabler is one of the most controversial female characters in Western drama, with the meaning and value of her tragic fate hotly disputed. Free-spirited but trapped in a stifling marriage, intelligent and questing but consigned to a life of bourgeois idleness, she is caught between a disturbed sense of propriety and a desire for revolution. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 128 x 10. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Nick Hern Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848420205
ISBN
9781848420205
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 12.92

Paperback. Translator(s): Pantano, Daniele; Reidel, James. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 133 x 13. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
New Directions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780811223980
ISBN
9780811223980
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 15.82

Paperback. Something is rotten in the state of Denmark. When young prince Hamlet is confronted by his fathers ghost on the battlements of Castle Elsinore, he is burdened with a terrible task: slay King Claudius, Hamlet's uncle, who the ghost alleges murdered him. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: DDS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141396507
ISBN
9780141396507
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 9.19