Publisher:J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, London . New York, 1946
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
J.M. Dent and Sons Ltd, 1946, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Reprint
introduction by John Hampden, bibliographies. Illustrated endpapers -- being a peach coloured design. Green coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed publisher's logo to the front book panel and gilt titles to the backstrip. Pale purple coloured tint to the top text block edge. Rubbing to the book edges. Light browning of the internal text. Previous owners name to the top edge of the free front and paper and underlining of the internal text by a light lead pencil. The top right-hand corner of the page from page 386 through to end of the book has become quite markedly dogeared. Illustrated dustwrapper with green coloured background with black titles to the front panel and backstrip. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners. Browning of the backstrip. Browning of the verso of the dustwrapper. Selected plays from 18th century England. Playwrights include Samuel Johnson, John Gay, Henry Fielding and Richard Cumberland. Everyman's Library number 818. Size: 16mo - up to 6 ¾" tall - Sextodecimo. (6), VII-XXVIII, (4), 5-408, (12 of which four pages are an essay by Ernest Rhys on "Everyman's Library, and eight pages of further books from Everyman's Library) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Theatre & Plays; Britain/UK; Literature & Literary. Inventory No: 0112362.