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Punch and Judy Poster, Reproduction of a Rare 1880 Image.
The True Story of Punch and Judy: Royal Polytechnic. New Entertainment by Damer Cape. Humourous, Musical, Pictorial, Tragical, Comical. New Views by A. Mayhew & J. Green. New Music, by Edouard Frewin & Alfred Lee. New songs by Damer Cape & New Effects by the Institution. Twice Daily
(Portrayer Publishers, 2007 reproduction of 1880 poster). A reproduction of an attractive poster which promoted a Punch and Judy show at the Royal Polytechnic, Westminster, London, England in 1880. PAPER: A3 sized = 297mm x 420mm or 11.7 inches x 16.5 inches. IMAGE: 250mm x 400mm or 10 inches x 16 inches [approx]. 100 GMS matte poster paper, coated and treated. In full glossy colour: brownish-red, white and black. The online image is lessened in quality for speedy loading and watermarked to deter image theft. Fine condition. pp. Order No. NSBK-A13093
Keywords: Victorian, Punch and Judy, Punch & Judy, entertainment, leisure, posters, poster, reproductions, Portrayer Publishers, nineteenth century, London, 19th century, Britain, British, England, English, social history, magic, Punch and Judy shows, ventriloquists, ventriloquism, theatre, English theatre, music halls, puppets, puppetry, hand puppets, Damer Cape, Edouard Frewin, Alfred Lee
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Ladurie, Emmanuel Le Roy.
Carnival in Romans: a People's Uprising at Romans, 1579-1580
(Scolar Press, rpt, 1980). Hardback. Very good in slightly soiled, slightly worn dustwrapper. xx + 426pp. Order No. NSBK-B1358
Keywords: 0859675912, carnival, Romans, Early Modern History, history, Annales, popular ceremony, culture, entertainment
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Story, Alfred T..
Punch and Judy: The Text and Times of a Victorian Showman
(Arcady Press [John Alexander], 2003). Taken from the pages of 'Strand Magazine' dated 1895, this new publication [in booklet form] gives the description of a Punch and Judy show. Its performer gives a fascinating insight into the attitudes of the time to children, the acting profesion, marriage, medicine, the authorities and people of wealth. Booklet. Fine. 18pp. Order No. NSBK-F12596
Keywords: Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, Victorian, Victorian period, nineteenth century, 19th, Punch and Judy, puppets, puppet, puppetry, theatre, marionette, marionettes, puppeteer, puppetteer, puppet master, professor, professors, hand puppet, hand puppets, scripts, script, show, seaside, sea side, humour, humor, street theatre, street theatres, street entertainment, social history, social historian, traveller, travellers, magic, illusions, conjuring, history, Alfred T Story, showmen, showman, shows, show, booklet
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Bell, Melanie and Williams, Melanie.
British Women's Cinema:
(Routledge, 2010). British Popular Cinema. Paperback. Very good. x + 225pp. Order No. NSBK-C15294
Keywords: 9780415466974, leisure, history, entertainment, women's history, film, cinema, pictures, film studies, popular culture
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Walton, John K. & Walvin, James, eds.
Leisure in Britain, 1780-1939:
(MUP, 1983). Out-of-print. Very scarce. Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and markings, otherwise good+ in slightly faded, slightly creased dustwrapper. 241pp. Order No. NSBK-A2320
Keywords: 071900912X, leisure, entertainment, social history, recreation, Victorian, nineteenth century, eighteenth century, twentieth century, England, English, Britain, British, hobbies, working class, working classes, middle class, middle classes, class, John Walton, Jim Walvin, James Walvin, Walton, Leisure in Britain
Price £40.00. Convert to US$ EURO YEN
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Wickham, Glynne.
Early English Stages, 1300 to 1660: Volume One: 1300 to 1576
(RKP, 1963). Volume One: 1300 to 1576. Hardback. Ex library with minimal library stamps, otherwise good+ in worn, slightly loose, slightly creased dustwrapper. xliv + 428pp. Order No. NSBK-A14378
Keywords: B002A8TGAK, stage, stages, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, theatre, theatrical, miracle plays, pageant theatre, entertainment
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Mundy, John.
The British Musical Film:
(Manchester UP, 2007). Paperback. Very good. viii + 276pp. Order No. NSBK-A14795
Keywords: 9780719063213, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, musical, pictures, films, musicals, cinema, music, popular culture, leisure, entertainment
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The Girl's Own Annual: Illustrated
(London, 1889). Weekly issues of "The Girl's Own Paper", October 6th 1888 to September 28th 1889, bound as an annual. Illustrated. Hardback. Leather spine and leather corners slightly scuffed. Boards a little marked, but overall good, a firm and tight copy. 832+pp. Order No. NSBK-C1918
Keywords: 1880s, late Victorian, Girl's Own Paper, Girl's Own Annual, issues of the Girl's Own Paper, newspapers, magazines, periodicals, leisure, entertainment, recreation, social history, women, girls, girlhood, annuals, Victorian, nineteenth century, 19th century, papers, reading habits, reading matter, girls' reading habits, Britain, British, England, English, stories, fiction, narratives, story, antiquarian
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Bass Ratcliff and Gretton Limited, .
Excursion to Scarborough: Friday July 24th, 1914
(Bass Museum, reprint, 1977). A charming booklet. On the very eve of the First World War, this detailed guide prepares Bass employees and their families for their day excursion to Scarborough by train. Illustrated. Booklet. Fine. 40pp. Order No. NSBK-A6872
Keywords: B000IZA06Q, Scarborough, seaside, holidays, outings, Britain, British, England, English, Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, towns, spa towns, working classes, working class, excursions, working class excursions, leisure, entertainment, recreation, train journeys, trains, railways, days out, day out, days-out, day-out, tramways, amusements, Bass, industrial workers, Bass Ratcliff and Gretton Limited, Ratcliff, Gretton, stations, twentieth century, World War I, Great War, First World War, pre-war, Bass Museum, Bass outings, booklet
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Cunningham, Hugh.
Leisure in the Industrial Revolution c. 1780-c. 1880:
(Croom Helm, 1980). Scarce. Inscribed by the author. Hardback. Very good in dustwrapper. 222pp. Order No. NSBK-A7237
Keywords: 085664398X, leisure, class, recreation, Victorian, working men's club, entertainment, music halls, Britain, British, England, English, history, working class, middle class, working classes, middle classes, nineteenth century, hobbies, social control, pastimes, music hall, class, social, society, classes, class system, 19th century, social history, London, horse-racing, horse racing, holiday, holidays, drinking, drinker, drinkers, Whitsun, Whitsuntide, theatre, Sunday, Sabbath, publican, pubs, publicans, public houses, fair, fairs, fayre, fayres, football, game, games, bull-baiting, bull baiting
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