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Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice : an historical tragedy in five acts, with notes ; The prophecy of Dante : a poem / by Lord Byron.

Author/Creator:
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824.
Publication:
London : John Murray, Albermarle-street, 1821.
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 261, [1] p. ; 23 cm.
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Standardized Title:
Marino Faliero
Other Title:
Prophecy of Dante.
Subjects:
Faliero, Marino, 1278-1355 -- Drama.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
In first edition, first issue, the speech of the Doge on p. 151 is 5 1/2 lines long and begins "What crimes?". In the second issue, the speech is expanded to seven lines and begins "His crimes!".--Cf. Wise.
Page [vii] is known to exist in two states. In one state, the signature letter "b" is at the foot of the page; in the other state, the letter "b" is missing.
"London. Printed by Thomas Davison, Whitefriars."--Verso of half title.
Verso of p. xxi is blank.
"Notes": p. [169]-172 and [257]-261.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy 1 has bookplate of Henry Rowland Brandreth.
Culture Class Collection copy 2 has all preliminary pages prior to the t.p. wanting.
Culture Class Collection 2 has initials T.B.
Penn Provenance:
Brandreth, Henry Rowland, 1794-1848 (bookplate) (Culture Class Collection copy 1)
B., T. (autograph) (Culture Class Collection copy 2)
Penn Chronology:
1821
Cited in:
Wise, T.J. Byron, II, p. 29-30
Randolph, F.L. Byron, p. 73
Contributor:
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
English Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
249389291