A History of the American Theatre. William Dunlap.

A History of the American Theatre.

New York: J. & J. Harper, 1832. Cloth. 8vo. 420 pp. Ex-library. Rebound in green library cloth with gold text and call no. to spine, new eps. Card pocket to rpd, Cambridge Public Library stamp to eps and pds. Few pencil notations and date stamps to front matter. Heavy foxing to title page, front matter through preface, then scattered moderate to light throughout text. Rippling to text block, with creasing (binder's error) to last appx. 20 pps of text. Small blue ink stain to lower margin of pps 43-47. Famously refers to the controversy surrounding Dunlap's partnership with actor John Hodgkinson and their management of the American Theatre Company after purchasing the theatre from Henry & Hallam in the 1790's. Good. Item #165570

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