UNCOMMON (AND OCCASIONALLY ODD) BRITISH AND AMERICAN THEATRE BOOKS AND EPHEMERA

UNCOMMON (AND OCCASIONALLY ODD) BRITISH AND AMERICAN THEATRE BOOKS AND EPHEMERA

We hope you will enjoy perusing our most recent catalog of theatrical ephemera, a substantial portion of which dates from the 19th century.  Several items of note include an 1880 color lithographed portrait of Sarah Bernhardt, an informative study titled “The Chinese Drama” published in China and featuring attractive color plates, and a 406 page memoir, “Memories of an Old Actor,” detailing both the tribulations of, and rueful reflections on, a stage career unfolding in the mid-nineteenth century.  Regarding oddities, there are more than a few.  One such is the verse rendition delineating “The Wonderful Leaps of Sam Patch,” whose... (read more)