Welcome to Books & Ink Bookshop
-Independent Booksellers since 2005
New Books
Second-hand Books
Gifts

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Subject
Africana: Travel, History & Politics
Antiquarian (pre-1914)
Antiquarian (pre-1916)
Antiquarian Books and Ephemera
Archaeology & Ancient History
Architecture & Design
Architecture & Interior Design
Art & Design
Art: Crafts & Hobbies
Art: Photography
Biography & Autobiography
Books About Books
Business, Marketing & Management
Business, Marketing, Management & Finance
Children's
Children's (Fiction)
Children's (Non-Fiction)
Children's (Teen / Young Adult Fiction)
Children's (Young Children's Books)
Children's: Annuals
Children's: Enid Blyton
Children's: Fiction & Poetry
Children's: Ladybird Books
Children's: Non-fiction
Children's: Young Adult / Teen Fiction
Children's: Young Children's Books
Classics
Classics: Ancient Languages & Literature
Collectable Penguin Books
Collectables & Antiques
Cooking, Food & Drink
Crafts & Hobbies
Decorative Cloth Bindings
Drama & Theatre
Ecology, Conservation & The Environment
Economics
Education
English Language, Creative Writing & Reference
Fiction (Crime & Thrillers)
Fiction (Historical)
Fiction (Literature)
Fiction (Manga, Graphic Novels & Comics)
Fiction (Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror)
Fiction: General Literature
Food & Drink
Foreign Languages
Foreign Languages (French)
Foreign Languages (Other)
Foreign Languages (Spanish)
Foreign Languages: All Other Languages

Browse All Categories
 

  
 
We have recently moved to Winchcombe in the Cotswolds. 
 
Find us on [email protected]

 
 
 
Books & Ink Bookshop, 6 North Street, Winchcombe, GLOS, GL54 5LH
 
Tel. 01242 603625
Email. [email protected]
 

 
 
 
Reg. VAT No. 868272975.
 Members of the Booksellers Association
 
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Search

 - 88 items found in your search

Around 25% of our stock is available on our website. If you can't find what you're looking for please contact us.

 
61 The Wintry Bough: A Play in Seven Scenes
Percy, Edward English Theatre Guild Ltd | Century Play Co. Inc 1941 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
In good condition though pages have tanned / browned. Name and date on the front pastedown, plus a separate previous owner's ex-libris bookplate. Black cloth spine, printed pictorial paper sides. Rubs to corners and edges. 135pp. 304692 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
75 The Performing World of the Actor
Swift, Clive ; with a profile of Glenda Jackson Hamish Hamilton London 1981 0241105854 / 9780241105856 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original brown boards. Slightly tanned, or darkened, page edges. A little foxing and a small mark to the endpapers. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. Dust jacket very good; not price clipped. 114pp. 306215 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
62 Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
Pope, W. J. Macqueen W. H. Allen London 1945 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original binding - pictorial front board, the rest navy cloth. Minor bumps to the corners and light rubs to the edges. A contemporary gift inscription written on the half title page and pencil inscription on the front endpaper. Economy standard book production. 350pp. 306226 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
76 Costume of Ancient Greece
Symons, David J ; drawings by Jack Cassin-Scott Chelsea House Publishers 1987 1555467644 / 9781555467647 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Original red cloth boards, with yellow pictorial printed dust jacket. Second-hand book in VERY GOOD clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Little used. The dust jacket's spine is slightly faded. DJ is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 64pp. 25cm. 101611 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
63 Peggy to her Playwrights: The Letters of Margaret Ramsay, Play Agent
Ramsay, Margaret ; selected and edited by Colin Chambers ; introduction by Simon Callow Oberon Books London 2018 1786824299 / 9781786824295 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Cream boards. Clean, tight and unmarked. The textblock edges are a little tanned / darkened. Otherwise an excellent copy. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 207. 308755 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
77 Alec Guinness, A Celebration
Taylor, John Russell Pavilion Books Limited 1984 0907516416 / 9780907516415 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
A few small marks to the top of the closed outer textblock edge. Otherwise very good, clean condition throughout. No names or inscriptions. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 184pp. 303603 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
64 Peg Woffington [Nelson's Classics, No. 71]
Reade, Charles T. Nelson & Sons, Ltd London Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Date of publication not stated. Previous owner's signature, place and date (1938) on the front endpaper. Clean and tight. A short tear and minor rubs to the dust jacket. DJ not price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose archival-quality clear film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket from further wear. 284pp. 103647 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
78 Down to the Lion
Trewin, J. C. Carroll & Nicholson London 1952 First Edition Red Cloth Hardback Very Good+ No Jacket 8vo - 8.75" Tall 
Clean and bright condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Very slight bumps to the corners. 216pp. 048044 
Price: 6.95 GBP

 
 
65 The Ginger-Jar
Sandys, Oliver Hurst & Blackett, Ltd [c.1925] London 1925 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Red-flecked cloth. Date not stated but c.1925. 65th thousand printed on the title page. Reprint. Biro scribble on the f.e.p. crosses out an old pencil price mark. No names or inscriptions. Lacks dust jacket. A slight forwards lean to the spine. 279pp. 302114 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
79 Evil on The Medieval Stage: Papers from The Sixth Triennial Colloquium of The International Society for the Study of Medieval Theatre S.I.T.M. 1989 (Medieval English Theatre 11, 1989)
Twycross, Meg (edited by) Medieval English Theatre 1992 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Soft back. In very good, clean and tight condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 186. 309366 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
66 The Craft of Comedy: Correspondence Between Athene Seyler and Stephen Haggard [Signed by Athene Seyler]
Seyler, Athene ; Haggard, Stephen Frederick Muller, Ltd London 1943 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall Signed by Author(s)
Original green boards - faded spine with minor rubs and slight fraying to the cloth at the spine ends. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper. SIGNED by actress Athene Seyler on the title page, in biro, 'with every happy wish'. Pages clean. War economy standard book but binding firm and sound. 86pp. Athene Segler (1889-1900) was best known for her roles as a stage actress but is also known for films such as The Inn of Sixth Happiness, Night of the Demon and Make Mink Mink. Stephen Haggard, grandnephew of H. Rider Haggard, was also well known as a stage actor and as author of the novel Nya, a precursor to Nabokov's Lolita, with similar themes. He died in 1943. 304909 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
80 The Diaries of Kenneth Tynan
Tynan, Kenneth ; edited by John Lahr Bloomsbury London 2001 0747554188 / 9780747554189 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Pages have slightly tanned / darkened. Binding firm and square. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. viii, 439. Spine ends slightly bruised. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 305149 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
67 The Folio Society Edition of the Plays of William Shakespeare - in 8 Volumes: Tragedies; Tragicomedies; Comedies; Early Comedies; Classical Plays; Romances; Histories I; Histories II
Shakespeare, William ; edited by Stanley Wells and Gary Taylor ; introduced by Jonathan Bate The Folio Society London 1997 Hardcover Very Good No Slipcase Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Complete 8 volume set but they lack their slipcases - when new they would have been presented in two slipcases, each holding 4 volumes. Three of the volumes have a name (Emma) written on the front endpaper in biro; no surname or other writing. No writing in any of the other volumes. The volumes are all otherwise clean and tight and appear barely read / some unread. A couple of very minor knocks to the bottom edge of the boards but most volumes are in near fine condition. Printed on Balmoral Wove paper and bound in Oxford library buckram with paper sides printed with designs by Richard Shirley Smith. The set uses the text of the Oxford Shakespeare edition edited by Stanley Wells and Gary Taylor. Volumes are 24cm tall. PLEASE NOTE this is an extremely HEAVY set. No additional postage charges to send these within the UK mainland; UK islands and N. Ireland please ask for a postage quote - an additional fee will be necessary. Overseas postage is likely to be very expensive if available - please enquire if you would like a quote. A discount on postage is available for collection from our shop premises in Banbury, Oxfordshire. 104596 
Price: 52.00 GBP

 
81 Hollywood Station, A Novel [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Wambaugh, Joseph W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2007 1846329590 / 9781846329593 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Large Print edition. Hardback in excellent, fine, like new condition. Appears unread. 470pp. Outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Batman has assaulted Spider-Man. Marilyn Monroe reported the crime and 3 Elvises witnessed it. It's business as usual for the cops out of Hollywood Station. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 303018 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
68 Widowers' Houses
Shaw, Bernard [George Bernard Shaw] Constable and Company Limited London 1939 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Publisher's red cloth. Some light foxing. No names or inscriptions. Pages good clean condition. The yellow dust jacket is grubby and marked with light rubs to the edges, darkened spine and a couple of short tears. 65pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 304343 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
82 Hollywood Station, A Novel [Clipper Large Print Edition]
Wambaugh, Joseph W F Howes Ltd Leicester 2007 1846329590 / 9781846329593 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Large Print edition. Hardback in excellent, fine, like new condition. Appears unread. 470pp. Outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Batman has assaulted Spider-Man. Marilyn Monroe reported the crime and 3 Elvises witnessed it. It's business as usual for the cops out of Hollywood Station. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 303019 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
69 The Shaw - Barker Letters: Bernard Shaw's Letters to Granville Barker
Shaw, Bernard; Edited By C. B. Purdom Phoenix House 1956 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
No names or inscriptions. Minor bumps to boards at head and tail of spine. 206pp. Dust jacket has minor marks, short tear to the bottom edge of the front cover and slightly faded spine. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 011228 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
83 Little Plays for Little Actors
Ward, Ethel M. W. & R. Chambers, Limited London 1929 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall 
Green cloth. Lightly rubbed spine ends and corners. Some light scattered foxing. Binding a little shaken. Contains 6 short plays. Play number six has some annotation in biro - the character Princess Rosamund has been crossed out and re-named Princess Sylvia. 79pp. A good sound copy of a scarce little book. 303022 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
70 A Pride of Terrys, Family Saga [SIGNED by the author]
Steen, Marguerite Longmans, Green & Co Ltd 1962 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - 9" Tall Signed by Author
Red cloth binding, lightly bumped at the spine ends. Second impression. Inscribed and SIGNED by the author on the title page, ...'Julian B__ - a happy meeting, Sept. 13 1965. [author's signature]'. There is also a previous owner's gift inscription written in biro on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is worn at the spine - rubbed and chipped with some small sections of loss to the spine ends. 412pp. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose archival quality protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 048063 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
84 Agora: an Epic (2 Volumes in Slipcase - Signed)
Warner, Francis Colin Smythe Limited Gerrards Cross, Bucks 1994 0861403746 / 9780861403745 Hardback Fine Fine 8vo - 8.75" Tall / 22cm INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHO
Excellent fine condition hardbacks with dustjackets, in near fine purple slipcase. Slipcase v. slightly faded at edges. Dedication inscription in Volume 1, signed and dated by the author on the front endpaper. 052489 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
 
71 Theatre World Annual (London) No. 11: a Pictorial Review of West End Productions with a record of Plays and Players, June 1959 - May 1960
Stephens, Frances (written and compiled by) Rockliff Salisbury Square, London 1960 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. Bruised at spine ends and forwards lean to the spine. Previous owner's signature at the top edge of the front endpaper. Heavy foxing to endpapers. Lighter foxing to outer closed textblock edges and occasional spot to pages. The dust jacket is worn and torn at the edges, generally greyed, minor loss to the edges. Front flap not price clipped. 176pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 306551 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
85 The Inns of Court and Early English Drama
Wigfall Green, A. ; with a preface by Roscoe Pound Yale University Press 1931 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Dark green cloth. Lacks dust jacket. Corners a little bumped. Otherwise in very good clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp.xii, 199. 302857 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
 
72 Theatre World Annual (London) No. 7: a Pictorial Review of West End Productions with a record of Plays and Players, June 1955 - May 1956
Stephens, Frances (written and compiled by) Rockliff Salisbury Square, London 1956 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. Bruised at spine ends and forwards lean to the spine. Previous owner's signature at the top edge of the front endpaper. Some heavy foxing to endpapers and a bubble to the rear pastedown. Some light foxing to pages. The dust jacket is worn and torn at the edges; rubs and tears, small loss at the spine and corners and a pale stain in the region of the spine. Front flap not price clipped. 176pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 306550 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
86 Emlyn: An early autobiography 1927-1935, a sequel to George 1905-1927
Williams, Emlyn The Bodley Head 1973 0370104838 / 9780370104836 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Previous owner's name and address scrawled on the f.e.p. The dust jacket is worn, with rubs, creases, tears and chips. Price clipped. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective archival film sleeve to prolong the life of the jacket. (This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and is fully removable if preferred). 424pp. 303377 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
73 Theatre World Annual (London) No. 8: a Pictorial Review of West End Productions with a record of Plays and Players, June 1956 - May 1957
Stephens, Frances (written and compiled by) Rockliff Salisbury Square, London 1957 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards. Bruised at spine ends and forwards lean to the spine. Previous owner's signature at the top edge of the front endpaper. Light foxing and a few grubby speckles to the top outer closed textblock edge. Some foxing to pages. The binding is firm. Dust jacket worn at the edges - rubbed, chipped, short tears and a small piece missing to the bottom edge of the back cover. Front flap not price clipped. 176pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 306549 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
87 Post-War Theatre
Wilson, A. E. Home and Van Thal in association with Dewynters 1950 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
No date of publication stated but c.1950. [1950]. Pale blue cloth - spine and edges faded. Very clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 251pp. 100810 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
74 Theatre Administration
Sweeting, Elizabeth Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons Ltd London 1969 0273436910 / 9780273436911 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
Original dark blue boards; bright blue dust jacket. In very good clean condition. Minor rubs to dust jacket edges. Not price clipped. The DJ is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 229pp. 22cm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 300975 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
88 The Fugitive Art: Dramatic Commentaries 1947-1951
Worsley, T. C. John Lehmann London 1952 1st Edition Cloth Bound Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 
1st ed. Blue cloth hardback. Very good clean condition. Top of textblock edge and flap edges just a little foxed. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Not price-clipped. Original price of 18s. net printed on the front flap of the dust jacket. The DJ is now protected in a loose clear film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 263pp. 22cm. 100150 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
< PREV  1 2   3  



 | Home | About Us | Contact Us | Store Policies | Privacy Policy | Login | 


Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie