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Colley Cibber
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Main Author: Cibber, Colley, 1671-1757.
Related Names: Aston, Anthony ca. 1682-ca. 1747., Wright, James 1643-1713., Lowe, Robert William 1853-1902.
Language(s): English
Published: New York, Athenæum Press, [1888]
Subjects: Cibber, Colley, > Cibber, Colley, / 1671-1757.
Actors > Actors / England.
Theater > Theater / Great Britain > Theater / Great Britain / History.
English drama > English drama / History and criticism.
Note: Another edition has title: An apology of the life of Mr. Colley Cibber.
"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. 328-400.
Contains reprints of two rare tracts: Wright's "Historia histrionica, 1699" (v. 1, p. [1]-36) and Aston's "Brief supplement to Colley Cibber ... Lives of the late famous actors and actresses" (v. 2, p. [305]-327)
Introduction signed: Robert W. Lowe.
Physical Description: 2 v., illus., plates, 20 cm.
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