This bibliography is categorized by topic and annotated with brief descriptions pertaining to the relevance of the book to the current practice of mechanical design for the stage. Individual articles in serial publications (TD&P, Tech Briefs, Theatre Crafts, etc.) are numerous, but have not been included here.
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