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Isabella, or, the fatal marriage : A tragedy, in five acts / Altered from Southern ; With a portrait of Mrs. Barnes, in the character of Isabella ; the plays carefully corrected from the promptbooks of the Philadelphia Theatre By M. Lopez, prompter.

Author/Creator:
Southerne, Thomas, 1660-1746.
Other Title:
Fatal marriage
Edition:
Lopez and Wemyss' edition.
Publication:
Philadelphia : Published by A.R. Poole, and Ash & Mason : P. Thompson, Washington : H.W. Bool, Baltimore : E.M. Murden, New York, for the proprietors, and to be had of all the principal booksellers in the United States, [1826]
Series:
Acting American theatre ; no. 7
The acting American theatre.
Format/Description:
Book
53 p., [1] leaf of plates : 1 port. ; 18 cm.
Notes:
Edition statement and series title at head of title page. Identified as no. 7 in the series on wrapper.
With an added title page: Lopez and Wemyss' edition. Acting American Theatre. Containing the most popular plays, as they are performed at the Philadelphia Theatre; carefully corrected and published from the prompt books; and accompanied with likenesses of distinguished performers, in characters, engraved from portraits executed for the work, by eminent artists , by M. Lopez, prompter, of the Philadelphia and Baltimore theatres.
Altered by David Garrick.
Frontispiece portrait engraved by A.B. Durand from a painting by John Neagle.
Copyright Apr. 3, 1826 by Mathias Lopez and Francis C. Wemyss.
"Jesper Harding, printer."--verso of title page.
Date of publication from added title page.
Includes printed cast list for 1826 production at Philadelphia Theatre.
Local notes:
RBC 822C L883a v.2 bound with: Kenney, James. Sweethearts and wives. Philadelphia : Published by A.R. Poole, and Ash & Mason : P. Thompson, Wash. : H.W. Bool, Baltimore : E.M. Murden, New York, for the proprietors, and to be had of all the principal Booksellers in the United States, 1827. (Item 7 of 8)
Penn Provenance:
Tasker, L.H. (autograph, 1850) (RBC 822C L883a v.2)
Penn Chronology:
1826
Cited in:
Shoemaker 24661
Contributor:
Lopez, M. (Mathias), d. 1845, ed.
Wemyss, Francis Courtney, 1797-1859. ed.
Garrick, David, 1717-1779.
Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.)
OCLC:
179258016
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