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An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber

written by himself.
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Online; Book; EBook
Description
2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Edition
A new ed. /
with notes and supplement by Robert W. Lowe; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze ...
Published
London : J.C. Nimmo, 1889.
Notes
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. Bellchamber's edition of the 'Apology', 1822 [perhaps by J. H. Burn]": v. 2, p. [319]-371.
"510 copies printed on ... deckle-edge demy 8vo paper for England and America, with the portraits as India proofs after letters. Each copy is numbered, and the type distributed. No. 237."
With reproduction of original title-pages.
"Large paper edition."
"Ex libris Luther A. Brewer."
Bibliography: v. 2, p. 286-296.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: McCabe Gift.
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