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The Resource An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber, written by himself ; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze

An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber, written by himself ; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze

Label
An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber
Title
An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber
Statement of responsibility
written by himself ; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BMC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3347
LC item number
.A8 1889
Literary form
non fiction
Label
An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber, written by himself ; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • With reprints of two rare tracts: Wright's "Historia histrionica, 1699" (v. 1., p. [xix]-li) and Aston's "Brief supplement to Colley Cibber ... Lives of the late famous actors and actresses" (v. 2.p. [297]-318)
  • "Memoirs of the actors and actresses mentioned by Cibber, taken from E. Bellchamber's edition of the 'Apology', 1822 [perhaps by J.H. Burn]": v. 2, p. [319]-371
  • "510 copies printed on ... deckle-edge demy 8vo paper for England and America, with the portraits as India proofs after letters. Each copy is numbered, and the type distributed. No. 404."
  • Includes index
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • A new ed. /
  • with notes and supplement by Robert W. Lowe.
Extent
2 v.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no.169/510. Half bound in blue morocco, stamped in gilt with raised spine bands; blue and white marbled paper over boards. Top edge gilt. Blue and white marbled endpapers. Ex libris, I. E. Chadwick, early Hollywood film producer and bookstore owner. Gift, Don Chadwick, 2010.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07019029
  • ucoclc7019029
Label
An apology for the life of Mr. Colley Cibber, written by himself ; with twenty-six original mezzotint portraits by R.B. Parkes and eighteen etchings by Adolphe Lalauze
Publication
Note
  • With reprints of two rare tracts: Wright's "Historia histrionica, 1699" (v. 1., p. [xix]-li) and Aston's "Brief supplement to Colley Cibber ... Lives of the late famous actors and actresses" (v. 2.p. [297]-318)
  • "Memoirs of the actors and actresses mentioned by Cibber, taken from E. Bellchamber's edition of the 'Apology', 1822 [perhaps by J.H. Burn]": v. 2, p. [319]-371
  • "510 copies printed on ... deckle-edge demy 8vo paper for England and America, with the portraits as India proofs after letters. Each copy is numbered, and the type distributed. No. 404."
  • Includes index
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
  • A new ed. /
  • with notes and supplement by Robert W. Lowe.
Extent
2 v.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: no.169/510. Half bound in blue morocco, stamped in gilt with raised spine bands; blue and white marbled paper over boards. Top edge gilt. Blue and white marbled endpapers. Ex libris, I. E. Chadwick, early Hollywood film producer and bookstore owner. Gift, Don Chadwick, 2010.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07019029
  • ucoclc7019029

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