Peg Woffington

By: Reade, Charles, Introduction By Austin Dobson

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


8vo - over 7¾. Book. 298 pp. Account of famous English actress of eighteenth century, when a career in the theater was considered ignominious, and Peg Woffington, who was very much a real person, conquered that society. This edition is especially charming for its ornately decorated binding featuring butterflies, the muses, etc. and also Hugh Thomson's interior illustrations.

Title: Peg Woffington

Author Name: Reade, Charles, Introduction By Austin Dobson

Illustrator: Thomson, Hugh

Categories: Biography & Autobiography, Theater, English Literature,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & McClure: 1899

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Item lbs: 3.00 Item lbs

Seller ID: 000149

Keywords: English Literature, theater, Eighteenth Century