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Author Cibber, Colley, 1671-1757.

Title An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber written by himself.

Imprint New York, AMS Press, 1966.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  828.5 C482Bc, 1966  v.1    ---  Available
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  828.5 C482Bc, 1966  v.2    ---  Available
Edition A new edition with notes and supplement by Robert W. Lowe; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R. B. Parkes, and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze. London, J. C. Nimmo, 1889.
Description 2 v. fronts., illus., ports. 28 cm.
Note With reprints of two rare tracts: Wright's "Historia histrionica, 1699" (v. 1, p. [xix]-li) and Aston's "Brief supplement to Colley Cibber ... Lives of the late famous actors and actresses" (v. 2, p. [297]-318)
"Memoirs of the actors and actresses mentioned by Cibber, taken from E. Belichamber's edition of the 'Apology', 1822 [perhaps by J. H. Burn]": v. 2, p. [319]-371.
With reproductions of original title-pages.
Bibliography Bibliography: v. 2, p. 286-296.
Subject English drama -- History and criticism.
Theater -- Great Britain -- History.
Actors, English.
Actors, English -- Portraits.
Added Author Lowe, Robert William, 1853-1902
Wright, James, 1643-1713.
Aston, Tony, approximately 1682-approximately 1753.

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