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The love feast

Title
The love feast, 1919.
Author
Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946.

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Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 2740Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

Details

Description
.21 linear foot (1 volume)
Alternative Title
  • The jest.
  • Cena delle beffe.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Plays (document genre)
Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Call Number
MssCol 2740
OCLC
764730193
Author
Sheldon, Edward, 1886-1946.
Title
The love feast, 1919.
Restricted Access
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Summary
This collection contains portions of the original manuscript of Edward Brewster Sheldon's play The Love Feast--a literal translation of the Italian title, Cena delle beffe. Included are Act III, books 1 through 6, and Act IV, books 1 through 3. In England and the United States, the play was titled The Jest. The play was produced at the Plymouth Theatre, New York City in April of 1919.
Undated notes of the author on front covers of book 1 of Act III and book 1 of Act IV direct the forwarding of copies of the play to John Barrymore.
Added Title
The jest.
Note
Italian title: Cena delle beffe.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2740
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