Memoirs of the Life of Charles Macklin, Esq.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1799
Description: Engraved frontispiece portrait, 2 vols., 8vo, 19thc 1/2 calf, (lightly rubbed). London: Lackington, Allen, 1799. First Edition. Very good (+).
Comments: The best of Macklin's biographies. (Lowe 3267). "Principally compiled from his own papers and memorandums, which contain his criticisms..and anecdotes of...most of his contemporaries; together with his Valuable Observations on the Drama, on the Science of Acting...the whole forming a Comprehensive History of the Stage; which includes a Period of One Hundred Years."Edition: First Edition
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 15262