Fragments of two plays from John Bell's British theatre
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Clipping : 8 p. : ill. ; 15 x 09 cm.
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.
Fragments of two plays from John Bell's British theatre, 1792. Augustus F. de Forest papers, 1852-1946. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560