Five Plays, Wtitten by Mr, Congreve.

CONGREVE [William] 1670-1729

In contemporary boxed calf, corners & edges worn. Spine, no title, raised bands, edges worn, some loss at base. Internally, [2], 3-6, The Batchelor 9-80. The Double - Dealer [2], 3-87, [1]. The Way of the World, [2], 3-4, 7-94 pp, [1] adverts,…

£60 | Published: 1710 | Publisher: H. Hills

The Knights. A Comedy in Two Acts

FOOTE Samuel 1720-1777

As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane. Disbound, in brown paper wraps, [2], (v-vi), 47 pp, lacks the half title, small tear at gutter of tp. (192*124 mm). (ESTC T29497).

£20 | Published: 1754 | Publisher: P Vaillant

The Devil Upon Two Sticks. A Comedy in 3 Acts

FOOTE Samuel 1720-1777 (Mr Colman - editor)

A satire on the medical profession. As it is performed at the Theatre Royal in the Haymarket. Disbound, in plain brown paper wraps, lacks all before title page, [3], (vi) only, [2], [1], 2-69 pp, some edge offsetting & light edge browning.…

£20 | Published: 1778 | Publisher: T Cadell

The Massacre of Abergavenny. An Historical Drama, in Five Acts.


1897, G, 1st ed. In contemporary half calf over red cloth, some blind tooling, corners & edges rubbed. Spine, gilt tooling & titles, edges worn. Internally, [3], 4-60 pp, errata tipped in, yellow soiled endpapers, board have a "bow" to them,…

£60 | Published: 1897 | Publisher: RE Jones & Bros.

Plays The Castle Spectre: A Drama; WITH The Runaway, A Comedy; WITH The Widow's Vow. A Farce; WITH The Stranger;

LEWIS M.G. [COWLEY Hannah 1743-1809]. INCHBALD Elizabeth 1753-1824. KOTZEBUE 1761-1819 PAPENDICK George

4 plays in 1 vol. In modern half calf (to style), over worn green marbled boards. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling & title to red calf label. Internally, [1] The Castle Spectre: A drama in 5 Acts by MD Lewis, 5th ed, London, 148 Oxford St,…

£400 | Published: 1798 | Publisher: J. Bell. GCJ and J Robinsin. F. Wingrave

L'Aminta and Il Pastor Fido

TASSO Torquato 1544-1594

1730, Sm 12 mo, VG. In full vellum, lightly soiled and marked. Spine, raised bands, titles in ink. Internally, text block edges sprinkled blue, ink note to fep, title page with woodcut, [2], 3-104 pp, 1-391 pp, small marginal repaired tear to…

£75 | Published: 1730 | Publisher: Sebastiano Coleti