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Woffington: A Tribute to the Actress and the Woman  

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Woffington: A Tribute to the Actress and the Woman

Daly, Augustin


Nims and Knight



Attractively illustrated, including a few hand-colored plates. Folio, full green morocco gilt; spine fading to brown. Second edition, first published in 1888. 

A fine biography of the celebrated English actress (1714-1760) by this noted American dramatist and theatrical manager. Laid in is an A.L.S. from "Daly's," April 9, 1886, to a Mr. Bell. "Please go through this additional matter re Woffington & cull all the additional information... as to Woffington's parentry, early life, fathers name... When am I to have the whole of this matter - please hurry." Signed with the initials A.D.

Donated by Margolis & Moss, Santa Fe, NM.

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