Available Indexes

An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber /
written by himself ; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze.



Main Author: Cibber, Colley, 1671-1757.
Related Names: Ashton, Anthony active 1682-1747., Wright, James 1643-1713., Lowe, Robert William 1853-1902.
Language(s): English
Published: London : J.C. Nimmo, 1889.
Edition: A new ed. /
Subjects: Theater > Theater / Great Britain > Theater / Great Britain / History.
English drama > English drama / History and criticism.
Actors > Actors / England.
Actors > Actors / England > Actors / England / Portraits.
Note: Includes index.
"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.
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).
Physical Description: 2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Locate a Print Version: Find in a library


Item Link Original Source
Full view v.1 Harvard University
Full view v.1 Harvard University
Full view v.2 Harvard University
View HathiTrust MARC record