Fine in Very Good jacket. First printing. Cloth, 309 pps. with index; illustrated. Biography of Irish playwright Richard Brinsley Sheridan. Son of a theatrical family, Sheridan is today best known for his wicked satires such as "The Rivals" and "The School for Scandal" but also served in Parliament for 30 years and was a defender of British--and American---liberty; he was considered one of the great theatrical producers and directors of all time. Fine in dust jacket with some spine fading and soiling.
8vo 310pages, illustrated in sepia tones, pictorial endpapers. Sheridan (1751-1816) was the most highly regarded English playwright of the 18th century. He was elected to Parliament and became Secreatary of the Treasury. 1st edition. Some age discoloration of pages, dustjacket is shabby.
Fine in good dust jacket. Frederick A. Stokes Co., New York, NY, 1940. 1st Edition, Fine/Good, Hard Cover, Size=6"x8.5", 310pgs(Index). DJ chipped at top edges, o.w. clean & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Price unclipped. Interestingly enough, author refers to Sheridan as " being among the three or four greatest English dramatists", although he was born in Dublin Ireland. DJ in a clear plastic protective cover. SELLING WORLDWIDE since 1987. WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!
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