Lot 215 of 302:
Ode to a great actor by a great friend  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Verses to the Memory of Garrick. Spoken as a Monody, at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane

Author:
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley

Place:
London

Publisher:
T. Evans, J. Wilkie, E. and C. Dilly, A. Portal, and J. Almon

Date:
1779

Description:

Engraved frontispiece. Half title present. (Folio) later marbled boards and printed paper label. First edition, second state with the misprint in the dedication corrected

An ode to the memory of the great actor by a friend, colleague, and partner in Drury Lane Theatre. From the library of David and Lulu Borowitz, with their bookplate on the front paste-down.  Lot 219 in the Borowitz Sale catalogue, part 1.  


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Edgewear; very good or better.


 
Item number:
308013a
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