Contemporary list in ink from the period of plays and years on first two blanks. Frontis indicates this is "Part II of the London Stage"Hinges taped, cloth bumped with little tears, paper spine label, Original Cloth. 1828. *Quality, Value, Experience. Media Shipped in New Boxes. Bookseller Inventory # BOOKS000029I
Title: The Select London Stage; a collection of the...
Publisher: G. Balne
Publication Date: 1828
Binding: original cloth
Book Condition: Good
Book Description G. Balne, London, 1830. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 8vo, rebacked blue cloth with paper label on spine. A bit of shelfware, tear to top of spine (1cm). Corners a little bumped. Portrait frontispiece, each play with its own pagination & engraved illustration. Plays include 'The Duenna', 'The Road to Ruin', 'The Honest Thieves', 'The Mourning Bride' etc. & are a mix of comedies, farces, tragedies, operas & so on. There is a contemporary handwritten index of the plays & authors at the end of the book. Ex reference library with single stamp on front endpaper, pictorial bookplate on rear pastedown, blind stamp on title, first & last page. No other obvious library markings, the inner book is clean apart from occasional foxing comensurate with age and in very good condition. ***Over 1kg when packed & may require extra overseas postage***. Bookseller Inventory # 796