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Dolby's British theatre :
with original prefatory remarks, biographical sketches, and notes ; Being the only edition which is faithfully marked with the stage business and stage directions, from the most recent performances at the Theatre Royal, London.
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London : printed and published for the proprietors by T. Dolby, Britannia-Press, 17 Catherine Street, Strand, 1823-1825.
Title pages of the first eleven volumes read: Dolby's British theatre, with original prefatory remarks, biographical sketches, and notes ... London : T. Dolby, 1823-1825: v. 12 has same title, but Cumberland's name appears in the imprint. Thereafter becomes Cumberland's British Theatre (vol. 13-48).
Each volume has an engraved frontispiece showing an actor in a leading part; each play has separate title page and engraved frontispiece.
Physical description: 12 volumes : illustrations ; 15 cm.
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15A 149: From the Collection of Joseph Holloway,
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