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The country girl : a comedy, in five acts, altered from Wycherley

Title
The country girl : a comedy, in five acts, altered from Wycherley / by David Garrick ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.--G.
Author
Garrick, David, 1717-1779.
Publication
London : John Cumberland, 19, Ludgate Hill, [ca. 1828]
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v. XIXTextRestricted useAvailableArents BIP (Cumberlands 1825) 99-250 v. XIXSchwarzman Building - Arents Collection Room 328

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Description
64 p. : ill.; 15 cm.
Series Statement
Cumberland's British theatre ; no. 144
Note
  • "To which are added, a description of the costume, cast of the characters, entrances and exits, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business. As now performed at the Theatres Royal, London. Embellished with a fine wood engraving, by Mr. Bonner, from a drawing taken in the theatre by Mr. R. Cruikshank."
  • An alteration of Wycherley's The country wife; retains portions of Lee's earlier alteration.
  • Six additional publishers on p. [1] of covers, incl. Carey and Lea, Philadelphia, and Murden, New York.
  • Cumberland was at this address ca. 1826-1829. Cf. Brown, P.A.H. London publishers and printers, p. 50.
  • "Stage directions," "Costume" and "Cast of the characters ... 1785 ... 1815 ...1828": p. 9-[10].
  • Illustrations: 1 print : wood engraving ; full-page. Signed R. Cruikshank, del., G.W. Bonner, sc.
  • Issued in illustrated light brown paper covers, with series title on front cover.
Call Number
Arents BIP (Cumberlands 1825) 99-250
Author
Garrick, David, 1717-1779.
Title
The country girl : a comedy, in five acts, altered from Wycherley / by David Garrick ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.--G.
Imprint
London : John Cumberland, 19, Ludgate Hill, [ca. 1828]
Series
Cumberland's British theatre ; no. 144
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Daniel, George, 1789-1864.
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856.
Bonner, G. W. (George Wilmot), 1796-1836.
Wycherley, William, 1640-1716. Country wife.
Lee, John, -1781.
Research Call Number
Arents BIP (Cumberlands 1825) 99-250
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