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A complete history of the English stage.
introduced by a comparative and comprehensive review of the Asiatic, the Grecian, the Roman, the Spanish, the Italian, the Portuguese, the German, the French, and other theatres, and involving biographical tracts and anecdotes, instructive and amusing, concerning a prodigious number of authors, composers, painters, actors, singers, and patrons of dramatic productions in all countries /
the whole written, with the assistance of interesting documents, collected in hte course of five and thirty years, by Mr. Dibdin.
|Main Creator:||Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814.|
|Published / Created:||
London : printed for the author, and sold by him at his warehouse, 
Half-title to each volume: 'Dibdin's history of the stage'.
Vols.2-5 bear the title 'A complete history of the stage'.
Running title: 'The stage'.
The paper in vols.1-3 is watermarked: 1797; vol.4: 1798.
Dedication to vol.5 dated: March 25, 1800.
Physical description: 5 volumes ; 22 cm.
|Contained in:||Holloway Book Collection|
LO 12813/1: From the Collection of Joseph Holloway,