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a| Calamity at Richmond : b| being a narrative of the affecting circumstances attending the awful conflagration of the theatre, in the city of Richmond, on the night of Thursday, the 26th of December, 1811 : By which, more than seventy of its valuable citizens suddenly lost their lives, and many others were greatly injured and maimed : Collected from various letters, publications, and official reports, and accompanied with a preface, containing appropriate reflections, calculated to awaken the attention of the public, to the frequency of the destruction of theatrical edifices.
a| Philadelphia : b| Published and sold by John F. Watson, south-west corner of Third and Chesnut-Streets, c| 1812. (Price 25 cents.)
a| , xi, , 14-56 p.,  leaf of plates : b| ill. ; c| 18 cm.
a| Frontispiece wood-engraving depicts the theater in flames.
a| Shaw & Shoemaker c| 25013
a| Bound with: Christian almanack (Edwardsville, Ill.). The Christian almanack. Edwardsville, Ill. : Published by Jeremiah Abbott, for the American Tract Society. (Item 3 of 6)
a| Richmond Theater (Richmond, Va.) x| Fire, 1811.
a| Theaters x| Fires and fire prevention.
a| Fires z| Virginia z| Richmond.
a| Richmond (Va.) x| Fires and fire prevention.
a| CHR 1812 5| PU
a| PRO Burr, Charles W. (Charles Walts), 1861- (donor) 5| PU
a| Watson, John F. q| (John Fanning), d| 1779-1860, e| printer.
a| United States b| Pennsylvania d| Philadelphia.
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