Biographia Dramatica, or, A Companion to the Playhouse: containing historical and critical memoirs, and original anecdotes of British and Irish dramatic writers from the commencement of our theatrical exhibitions; amongst whom are some of the most celebrated actors. Also an alphabetical account of their works, the dates when printed, and occasional observations on their merits. Together with an introductory view of the rise and progress of the British Stage [edited by Isaac Reed].

London: Printed for Messr. Rivingtons, 1782.

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New Edition, usual cancels. Lacking half-title. 2 vols. 8vo. Contemporary calf, red morocco labels (chipped). Rebacked, new endpapers, rubbed, some marginal browning of text, generally light, else a very good copy. Arnott & Robinson "English Theatrical Literature" 31.

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