A Selection of Plays including: First Love, a comedy; The Town Before You, a comedy; Arrived At Portsmouth, an operatic drama in two acts; The Bank Note, or, Lessons for Ladies, a comedy; Zorinski, a play; Natural Son, or, Lovers' Vows; Education, a comedy
1796. First Thus, Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Large Octavo (approx 9 x 6 ins.). Three quarter calf binding over paper covered marbled boards. Spine in 5 compartments with title label marked "Plays". Boards worn and rubbed but sound and secure. This is a selection of plays bound together separately published between 1794 and 1813. First Love - lacking title page and starts with Prologue and cast listing. 80 pp The Town Before You by Mrs Cowley - 1795, T N Longman, xv, 104 pp, 2nd edition. Arrived at Portsmouth by Mr Pearce - 1794, T N Longman, ii, 44 pp. The Bank Note or Lessons for Ladies by William Macready - 1795, T N Longman, vi, 84 pp 2nd edition. Zorinski: A Play by Thomas Morton - 1795, T N Longman, i, 76 pp. Natural Son or Lovers' Vows by Augustus von Kotzebue translated from the German by Anne Plumptre - 1798, R Phillips, viii, 84 pp. Education by Thomas Morton - 1813, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, ii, 76 pp. Appears to be lacking last free end paper. One or two short margin tears not affecting text. Very occasional light foxing otherwise overall a very clean crisp copy internally. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Theatre & Plays; Britain/UK; 18th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 17442.
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Keywords: BZDB37 Theatre & Plays; Britain/UK; 18th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Antiquarian & Rare