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The Resource A bold stroke for a wife : a comedy in five acts, by Mrs. Centlivre ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, to which are added a description of the costume, cast of the characters, exits and entrances, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business, as now performed at the Theatres-Royal, London ; embellished with a portrait of Mr. W. Farren, in the character of Periwinkle, engraved on steel by Mr. Woolnoth, from a drawing made expressly for this work, by Mr. Wageman

A bold stroke for a wife : a comedy in five acts, by Mrs. Centlivre ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, to which are added a description of the costume, cast of the characters, exits and entrances, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business, as now performed at the Theatres-Royal, London ; embellished with a portrait of Mr. W. Farren, in the character of Periwinkle, engraved on steel by Mr. Woolnoth, from a drawing made expressly for this work, by Mr. Wageman

Label
A bold stroke for a wife : a comedy in five acts
Title
A bold stroke for a wife
Title remainder
a comedy in five acts
Statement of responsibility
by Mrs. Centlivre ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, to which are added a description of the costume, cast of the characters, exits and entrances, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business, as now performed at the Theatres-Royal, London ; embellished with a portrait of Mr. W. Farren, in the character of Periwinkle, engraved on steel by Mr. Woolnoth, from a drawing made expressly for this work, by Mr. Wageman
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YUS
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR3339.C6
LC item number
A65 1826
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A bold stroke for a wife : a comedy in five acts, by Mrs. Centlivre ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, to which are added a description of the costume, cast of the characters, exits and entrances, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business, as now performed at the Theatres-Royal, London ; embellished with a portrait of Mr. W. Farren, in the character of Periwinkle, engraved on steel by Mr. Woolnoth, from a drawing made expressly for this work, by Mr. Wageman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In Cumberland's British theatre, v. 13
  • Engraved frontispiece dated March 27, 1826
  • Some copies have misprinted pagination: xii printed x. Basis of cataloging, UPB copy 1, has the correct numbering (UPB copy 2 has the misprint)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
xii, [13]-60 p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Copy in PR3339.C6 A65 1826 is first in a v. bound with six other titles. Copy in PR1243.C8 vol.13-14 is first in a v. bound with 13 others.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn216887074
  • UtOrBLW
  • UtOrBLW
Label
A bold stroke for a wife : a comedy in five acts, by Mrs. Centlivre ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, to which are added a description of the costume, cast of the characters, exits and entrances, relative positions of the performers on the stage, and the whole of the stage business, as now performed at the Theatres-Royal, London ; embellished with a portrait of Mr. W. Farren, in the character of Periwinkle, engraved on steel by Mr. Woolnoth, from a drawing made expressly for this work, by Mr. Wageman
Publication
Note
  • In Cumberland's British theatre, v. 13
  • Engraved frontispiece dated March 27, 1826
  • Some copies have misprinted pagination: xii printed x. Basis of cataloging, UPB copy 1, has the correct numbering (UPB copy 2 has the misprint)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
xii, [13]-60 p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Copy in PR3339.C6 A65 1826 is first in a v. bound with six other titles. Copy in PR1243.C8 vol.13-14 is first in a v. bound with 13 others.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn216887074
  • UtOrBLW
  • UtOrBLW

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