Preface. Introduction. Memoir. List of Works. Birth. Breach of Promise. Caste. David Garrick. Dreams. Home. Ladies' Battle. M.P

Preface. Introduction. Memoir. List of Works. Birth. Breach of Promise. Caste. David Garrick. Dreams. Home. Ladies' Battle. M.P

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ...Closed iR. Curtains to window, L. 2 E.. and open doorway (wide), R. 2 E.; door, 1.. 1 E., practicable. A is a lacquer-work sideboard; B, B, B are lar e China jars on stands; L. side there are smaller vases, and East Indian curiosities, arranged for effect; C isabacking to R. U. E. opening; pictures on flat are, among others (all very dingy), a pair of portraits, lady and gentleman, penod James I. or Charles IL; hearth-rug; carpet down; statuette on table, L. C.. front, with small books; books on table, a., with one folio Shakespeare. All the furniture having chintz cloths on; bell-pull, R. 1 E.; picture on set, R. 1 11., high up; lookingglass over mantel; fire in fireplace, to burn; ornaments on mantel. ACT II.--Same. Table a., covered with a white cloth, and set with tea-things; two candles on it, lit; two candles on table, L., lit. ACT III.--Interior, on three grooves. Backing........Door.........................-..............--3 Q5 8 'E. 93 E A __--2--Table. A. Q Q Chain Chair. 8 Chair 0 Chair. a Table. __--1 Closed in; panelled walls. A1 A, set flats, representing bookshelves; books painted in; the walls are Well covered with rtraits, kit-cats, halfllengths, and heads of dramatic celebrities, Shaligs re, Massinger, Betterton, Ben J onson, &c.; clock, surmounted by 1' e-size bust of Shakespeare over F.; doorway in P. is run in three feet; doors double; door, R. 1 E., is practicable. COSTUMES (English, 1740), DAvID GARRICK.--ACT I.--FIRsT DREss: Riding coat of dark grey, with gilt buttons; black velvet collar, lappel; sleeves turned up broadlyat wrist; black three-cocked hat; high black riding boots, with spurs; white breeches, tight; lace-cravat and rufiies; buff gloves, wig, tied with black ribbon. SECoND DRESs: Powered wig;...show more

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  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 268g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236984870
  • 9781236984876