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Fragments of two plays from John Bell's British theatre

view Fragments of two plays from John Bell's <em>British theatre</em> digital asset number 1
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1792
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Clipping : 8 p. : ill. ; 15 x 09 cm.
Summary:
Fragments of two plays published as part of John Bell's series titled British theatre.
The plays are: The Grecian daughter by Arthur Murphy; and Isabella, or The fatal marriage by Thomas Southerne.
For each play the Archives has: the title page, the list of characters, and an engraved illustration of Sarah Siddons in the title role (Euphrasia and Isabella). Additionally, there is a page of the prologue to The Grecian daughter, and a page with the heading "Advertisement."
Verso of illustration of Mrs. Siddons as Isabella is stamped: De Forest Art Library.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Theater
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13729
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Augustus F. de Forest papers, 1852-1946
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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