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David Garrick

David Garrick

London: William Reeves, [1887]. Hardcover. Theater owner and playwright, Augustin Daly's copy, auction number 3125. Pencil notation "Augustin Daly Collection" beneath number. First Edition, uncommon. David Garrick (1717 - 1779) was an influential English actor, playwright, and manager of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Bookplate of Franklin Johnston to front endpaper. Bound in three quarter tan leather over marbled paper covered boards with red label "Stage Biography" and green title / author label beneath. This is part of a series of books Daly had bound in a matching style, all labeled "Stage Biography." Rubbing and wear to leather. Short closed tears to endpapers. Top edge gilt with marbled endpapers. Bound by R.W. Smith. 80 pages. DRA/031419. Very Good.

Item #33018

Price: $250.00

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