Memoirs of the Life of David Garrick: Interspersed with Characters and Anecdotes of His Theatrical Contemporaries.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1808
Description: The Whole Forming a History of The Stage, which Includes a Period of Thirty-Six Years. Engraved portrait, 2 vols. Short 8vo, 3/4 calf, gilt-stamped raised bands, t.e.g.; (lightly rubbed). London: Longman, Hurst, 1808. Very good
Comments: Lowndes 601 (first ed. 1780). The 1808 is a "new edition", with ample additions and notes. This is an attractive and detailed copy of the biography of Garrick, the "greatest English actor of the eighteenth century."Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Book ID: 129875